Dedicated music players are long dead. While Apple, Sony, and a few other OEMs continue to sell iPods and other digital music players, they hardly find any takers in the market. However, there are still many iPod owners out there who continue to listen to music on it as they feel it offers a better user experience.
iPod touch Hacks
iOS 9 might seem pretty fast and responsive to you, but did you know it can be even faster? If you disable system animations using this neat trick — which requires no jailbreak — you get apps that open and close so fast you won’t have time to lift your finger from the screen.
If you’re still clinging onto a really old iPod or iPad, you’re missing out on Apple’s latest iOS releases. But with a new hack called Grayd00r, you can install an iOS 9-like user interface on your iPod touch 3G or original iPad, and greatly improve performance at the same time.
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.
If you’ve launched Cydia in the last 24 hours then you may have noticed that the message which read “See TSS Center (below) to request iOS SHSH” and a new TSS Center.
If you’re wondering what happened to the iOS 6 – iOS 6.1.2 SHSH files that were automatically saved on Cydia, Jay Freeman aka saurik, founder of Cydia has written a long article explaining what exactly happened to them.
Back in 2010, Apple added the High Dynamic Range (HDR) feature to the Camera app in iOS 4.1.
HDR photos are created using 3 photos taken in rapid succession: one normal, one under-exposed, and one over-exposed. The photos are then combined using some pretty sophisticated algorithms to create an enhanced composite photo.
Jailbreaking your device allows you to customize almost any aspect of the iOS.
A new jailbreak tweak called Badge Customizer now lets you to change the look and feel of notification badges on app icons.
If you’ve used LockHTML, then you’ll be happy to know that the developer Bushe has recently released a new version of the jailbreak tweak on Cydia.
LockHTML 2 allows you to add dynamic HTML widgets to your jailbroken device’s Lock screen and lots more.
Reddit user spiceman54j has conducted a survey among jailbreakers, or to be more accurate a small group of jailbreakers who visit reddit, which has revealed some interesting details.
The survey reveals that a majority of the jailbreakers are teenagers living in the U.S who have an iPhone 4S or iPhone 5 running iOS 6.1.x.