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TaiG team responds to iOS 8.2 Jailbreak release rumors

TaiG team responds to iOS 8.2 Jailbreak release rumors

It was widely speculated that TaiG team will release an iOS 8.2 jailbreak on March 27th, during the 2015 Mobile Security Summit, which was organized by them.

AKMessages will make it a little easier to use the Messages app

AKMessages will make it a little easier to use the Messages app

Just a few days ago, we reviewed an interesting tweak known as TypeTab which brings faster address entry in new Safari tabs. AKMessages is a new jailbreak tweak that works quite similar to TypeTab but is designed for the Messages app.

RecordPause: Jailbreak Tweak lets you pause and resume video recordings with Camera app

RecordPause: Jailbreak Tweak lets you pause and resume video recordings with Camera app

There are times when you want to pause a video recording and resume it later. Unfortunately, this is not possible in iOS 8 as you can only stop a video recording once started unlike other social networking apps which offer pause/resume features as well.

New TinyUmbrella beta released; allows you to fetch SHSH blob from A7/A8 devices on iOS 8.1.2 or lower

New TinyUmbrella beta released; allows you to fetch SHSH blob from A7/A8 devices on iOS 8.1.2 or lower

Few days back, Semaphore aka notcom, developer of TinyUmbrella, had released a beta version that allowed you to save SHSH blobs for iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.1.3.

He has now released a new version of TinyUmbrella beta (8.2.0.48).

The Best Cydia Tweaks of the Week [March 17 – March 23]

The Best Cydia Tweaks of the Week [March 17 – March 23]

This week in the best tweaks of the week, were going to be taking a look at several free tweaks that aren’t insanely groundbreaking, but they’re more of a “nice to have” kind of tweak, which I never mind to have on my device. The cherry on top is that almost all of them are free.

New TinyUmbrella beta 8.2.0.41 released

New TinyUmbrella beta 8.2.0.41 released

Semaphore aka notcom, developer of TinyUmbrella, the tool that allows you to take a backup of SHSH blobs has released another update for the tool (TinyUmbrella 8.2.0.41 beta).

Transition is a upcoming tweak that will animate the unlocking of your device

Transition is a upcoming tweak that will animate the unlocking of your device

On twitter last week I asked for a tweak that would add an animation when I unlocked my device. Little did I know that there was already a tweak in development by @him_jbg to do just that. That tweak is called Transition and it will make unlocking your device a more customized experience.

Weekly Roundup: 13 new and noteworthy tweaks of the week (March 22)

Weekly Roundup: 13 new and noteworthy tweaks of the week (March 22)

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 trying out.

The newly released tweaks range from bringing enhanced Quick Reply and Quick Compose features to Messages app to providing faster address entry in new Safari tabs.

BioBoot: Jailbreak tweak lets you unlock your rebooted iPhone or iPad with Touch ID

BioBoot: Jailbreak tweak lets you unlock your rebooted iPhone or iPad with Touch ID

If you pay attention to your iPhone after it restarts, you will notice that unlocking your device requires you to enter a passcode. If you have enabled Touch ID, you’ll still be forced to enter the passcode before you can start using Touch ID. BioBoot is a new jailbreak tweak that lets you get rid of this frustration.

TypeTab lets you quickly enter the URL in new Safari tab [Jailbreak Tweak]

TypeTab lets you quickly enter the URL in new Safari tab [Jailbreak Tweak]

Normally, when you tap on the ‘+’ button in Safari to open a new tab, you will be greeted with a default page that displays all your favorite and frequently visited webpages. TypeTab is a simple jailbreak tweak that lets you quickly enter an address in Safari when a new tab is launched.