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Weekly Roundup: 18 new and noteworthy Jailbreak tweaks of the week (Aug 30)

Weekly Roundup: 18 new and noteworthy Jailbreak tweaks of the week (Aug 30)

In case you were busy last week and didn’t get a chance to take a look at Cydia, don’t worry as we have compiled a list of all the new tweaks that were released in the week which are worth checking out.

The newly released tweaks range from bringing a new row of icons to the dock to providing access to Quick Launch apps within Control Center.

iOS 8.4.1 Jailbreak Status Update

iOS 8.4.1 Jailbreak Status Update

Ever since iOS 8.4.1 has been released, we have got a lot of comments and email asking us if it is possible to jailbreak iOS 8.4.1. So we thought we will recap the current status of the iOS 8.4.1 jailbreak.

The short answer to the above question is “No, it is not possible to jailbreak iOS 8.4.1 currently”.

Docker adds an additional row of icons to the iPhone dock

Docker adds an additional row of icons to the iPhone dock

The dock on your iPhone’s Home screen can hold up to 4 app icons preventing you from adding additional apps to it. Docker is a new jailbreak tweak that allows you to add more apps to the dock.

8 Things Jailbreakers must know after iOS 8.4.1 release

8 Things Jailbreakers must know after iOS 8.4.1 release

Apple released iOS 8.4.1 earlier today, which patches several exploits used to jailbreak iOS 8.4 – iOS 8.1.3 so you won’t be able to jailbreak it using the TaiG jailbreak tool.

Weekly Roundup: 15 new and noteworthy Jailbreak tweaks of the week (Aug 23)

Weekly Roundup: 15 new and noteworthy Jailbreak tweaks of the week (Aug 23)

In case you were busy last week and didn’t get a chance to take a look at Cydia, don’t worry as we have compiled a list of all the new tweaks that were released in the week which are worth checking out.

The newly released tweaks range from bringing a new visualizer to the iOS 8.4 Music app to providing a built-in web browser in Messages.

Jailbreakers: You can no longer downgrade from iOS 8.4.1 as Apple has stopped signing iOS 8.4

Jailbreakers: You can no longer downgrade from iOS 8.4.1 as Apple has stopped signing iOS 8.4

Apple has stopped signing iOS 8.4 firmware file, less than two weeks after releasing iOS 8.4.1. This means that users won’t be able to downgrade from iOS 8.4.1 to iOS 8.4.

Pangu team reportedly demos iOS 8.4.1 jailbreak

Pangu team reportedly demos iOS 8.4.1 jailbreak

When Apple patched several vulnerabilities in iOS 8.4.1 software update thereby killing TaiG jailbreak, I thought it would take quite sometime for the jailbreak community to jailbreak iOS 8.4.1. I didn’t expect to hear about a jailbreak until iOS 9 was released next month.

Best Cydia tweaks of the week

Best Cydia tweaks of the week

This week in the best tweaks of the week, we take a look at some of our favorite jailbreak tweaks that were released last week.

InstaMute allows you to hide any Instagram user’s posts from your feed

InstaMute allows you to hide any Instagram user’s posts from your feed

Do you you follow users on Instagram who constantly post annoying pictures or videos that you’d like to get rid off without them finding out? If so, you should check out a new jailbreak tweak known as InstaMute by Cydia developer Jake.