As promised by the AppTapp team, the first developer beta of Installer 5 has been released. Billed as the Cydia alternative, Installer 5 is a fully featured package manager for jailbroken iOS devices running iOS 8 – iOS 11.
Jailbreak Apps and Tweaks
At the tail end of 2017, we covered the news about the AppTapp team working on a Cydia alternative called Installer 5. The alternative App Store for jailbreak apps and tweaks for iOS 10 and iOS 11 has been long under development. Today, the AppTapp team has announced that they will be releasing the first developer beta of Installer 5 tomorrow (i.e. May 22).
Apple got rid of the Home button along with Touch ID in iPhone X and replaced it with a Home bar, to indicate in a subtle way to new users that they can swipe up on it to unlock the iPhone and several other gestures.
It takes 3 steps to unlock an iPhone X. Raise to wake or tap to wake the iPhone X, then glance at it, and when the lock icon on the screen animates from closed to open, swipe up from the bottom of the screen to unlock.
Cydia tweaks like Snapchat++, Phantom, snapdecent which breaks Snapchat’s limitations have been quite popular with jailbreakers.
The beta version of iCleaner Pro, one of the most popular jailbreak tweaks has been released for iOS 11 for jailbreakers who have jailbroken their iOS device using Electra iOS 11 jailbreak.
Coolstar released the much anticipated Electra iOS 11 jailbreak with Cydia yesterday. However, as coolstar had noted many jailbreak tweaks are still broken, so you should proceed with caution before installing the jailbreak tweaks and apps from Cydia.
Apple released iOS 11.2.6 to fix the Telugu ‘text bomb’ bug, which caused apps like Messages to crash on the iPhone and iPad due to an inability to render a specific character in Telugu, an Indian language.
Eclipse X Brings True System-Wide Dark Mode to iPhone X; Jailbreakers Reporting Improved Battery Life
If you’ve jailbroken your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch using Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11 – iOS 11.1.2, but haven’t installed a jailbreak tweak because you are finding it too complicated then we have you covered.