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Weekly Roundup: 10 new and noteworthy Jailbreak tweaks of the week (April 26)

Weekly Roundup: 10 new and noteworthy Jailbreak tweaks of the week (April 26)

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. It seems this week wasn’t so active compared to the previous one as it saw the release of 10 new jailbreak tweaks only.

The newly released tweaks range from bringing life to your notification banners to making it easier to capture and share screenshots on the go.

Screenshot+ lets you capture and share screenshots easily [Jailbreak Tweak]

Screenshot+ lets you capture and share screenshots easily [Jailbreak Tweak]

Normally when you take screenshots on your iPhone by holding down the Home and the Lock buttons simultaneously, it will be saved to the Photos app where you can share it with your friends. Screenshot+ is an interesting jailbreak tweak that makes the sharing process much easier.

Muswitch replaces Recent Contacts and Favorites with media controls in the App Switcher [Jailbreak Tweak]

Muswitch replaces Recent Contacts and Favorites with media controls in the App Switcher [Jailbreak Tweak]

If you launch the App Switcher on iOS 8, you’ll notice a row of your recent and favorite contacts displayed right above the app preview cards. Muswitch is a new jailbreak tweak that replaces them with something that you’ll find more useful.

VolumeBanner displays the volume HUD as a banner [Jailbreak Tweak]

VolumeBanner displays the volume HUD as a banner [Jailbreak Tweak]

One of the common complains that I hear about iOS 8 is the obtrusive large volume HUD that appears on the screen while pressing the physical volume buttons on the side of iPhone. If you also think that the volume HUD is annoying, you should check out a new jailbreak tweak developed by CP Digital Darkroom known as VolumeBanner.

iOS 8 bug allows hackers to crash iPhones over Wi-Fi

iOS 8 bug allows hackers to crash iPhones over Wi-Fi

Researchers have proven that it’s possible for attackers to crash any iPhone or iPad over Wi-Fi, thanks to a bug in iOS 8. In some cases, devices can be forced into a boot-loop, rendering them unusable.

Beep Beep: Jailbreak tweak lets you choose what happens when you plug in your iPhone to a power source

Beep Beep: Jailbreak tweak lets you choose what happens when you plug in your iPhone to a power source

If you wish to get rid of the annoying sound you hear every time you plug in your iPhone to a power source, you should check out a new jailbreak tweak known as Beep Beep.

Best Cydia Tweaks of the Week [April 14 – April 20]

Best Cydia Tweaks of the Week [April 14 – April 20]

This week for the best tweaks of the week we have 6 new tweaks. The best part – 4 of them are free. So lets take a deeper looking FolderBlur, Eclair, Imageboard, Define Activator, Particle Wallpapers, and SmoothCursor.

Add 8 new Dynamic Wallpapers to your iPhone with Particle Wallpapers [Jailbreak Tweak]

Add 8 new Dynamic Wallpapers to your iPhone with Particle Wallpapers [Jailbreak Tweak]

Dynamic wallpapers are something that were introduced by Apple in iOS 7, but they never really went any further than their original release. So just leave it to jailbreak devs to conjure something up for you. Here are 8 new wallpapers from Particle Wallpapers that will add some spice to your device.

iOS 8.4 Jailbreak revealed in new video

iOS 8.4 Jailbreak revealed in new video

Ever since Apple patched the vulnerabilities used by TaiG jailbreak in iOS 8.1.3, it hasn’t been possible to jailbreak iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

We finally have some good news for jailbreakers. Security expert and hacker, Stefan Essar aka i0n1c, has just published a video, which shows that he has managed to jailbreak iOS 8.4 beta.

Weekly Roundup: 15 new and noteworthy tweaks of the week (April 19)

Weekly Roundup: 15 new and noteworthy tweaks of the week (April 19)

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 notifying you when a WhatsApp contact gets online to placing the media control buttons at the tip of your fingers.