iPad Hacks

iPhone’s passcode bypassed using software-based bruteforce tool

iPhone’s passcode bypassed using software-based bruteforce tool

Last week, we reported on a $300 device called the IP Box, which was allowing repair shops and hackers to bypass passcodes and gain access to locked iOS devices. But it turns out that expensive hardware isn’t required; TransLock, a new utility for Mac, can do the same job over USB.

Add 10 new languages to Siri with the MoreSiri tweak for jailbroken iOS devices

Add 10 new languages to Siri with the MoreSiri tweak for jailbroken iOS devices

Does Siri still not support your native language? Perhaps MoreSiri can help. The new tweak for jailbroken iOS devices adds 10 new languages to Apple’s virtual assistant — including Danish, Dutch, and Russian.

Upcoming Leap Motion hack will bring cool gesture controls to iPhone and iPad

Upcoming Leap Motion hack will bring cool gesture controls to iPhone and iPad

Leap Motion, the tiny box that brings motion controls to Macs and PCs, can be made to work with iOS, too. In the video below, developer Elias Limneos demonstrates how the device can enable cool, hands-free gesture controls on an iPhone, like the ability to turn over your hand to put your phone to sleep.

This tiny box uses brute force to bypass the passcode on your iPhone

This tiny box uses brute force to bypass the passcode on your iPhone

With almost every iteration of iOS, Apple has made it even more difficult to bypass a passcode lock. But the tiny box you see above is able to use brute force to bypass a passcode and gain entry to a locked iOS device while keeping its data intact.

This iPad Air 2 runs Windows 98 and plays Fallout 2

This iPad Air 2 runs Windows 98 and plays Fallout 2

The idea of running Windows 98 on an iOS device may seem pretty pointless to most, but there’s no denying it’s incredibly cool. Especially when you put it to good use, like the YouTuber in the video below, who uses it to play 1998 PC classic Fallout 2.

StatusHUD brings Volume HUD to the Status Bar

StatusHUD brings Volume HUD to the Status Bar

StatusHUD is a new jailbreak tweak by Alan Yip, developer of jailbreak tweaks such as Tap on Widgets, Overview etc.

As the name suggests it brings the volume HUD (Heads-up Display) to the Status bar.

Auxo: The awesome iOS app switcher replacement now available for iPad

Auxo: The awesome iOS app switcher replacement now available for iPad

As expected, A3tweaks, developers of Auxo, the awesome replacement for the app switcher on the iPad, have released Auxo for the iPad.

Hacked Verizon carrier update for iPhone and iPad may boost download speeds

After releasing hacked carrier updates for AT&T and T-Mobile that enables Release 9 DC-HSPA+ on iPhone 5 for improved network performance, Joe of iTweakOS has now released a hacked carrier update for Verizon.

The hacked Verizon carrier update enables 1x Advanced and EVDO Rev. B on iPhone 5, iPad 3 and iPad 4, which the developer says should boost download speeds.

How to connect an iPad to a floppy disk

How to connect an iPad to a floppy disk

While Apple launched the Camera Connection Kit for the iPad to allow users to easily download photos from a digital camera or SD card, we’ve seen it being used to connect an external hard drive and even an iPhone to the iPad

Jailbreak Tweaks Make it Easier to Enable Facebook Chat Heads And Stickers

Jailbreak Tweaks Make it Easier to Enable Facebook Chat Heads And Stickers

Few days back, Facebook released a major update to its iOS app, which included number of new features such as the iconic Chat Heads from Facebook Home for Android.

However, the new features are not available to everyone currently. Facebook has said that it will be rolling out them out to everyone in the next few weeks.