iMods: An upcoming Jailbreak Store aimed at larger audience of iOS users

iMods: An upcoming Jailbreak Store aimed at larger audience of iOS users

While jailbreaking has seen tremendous growth and change over the past seven years, it would be a stretch to say that it has achieved mainstream success. Apple has sold more than 800 million iOS devices over that span, but the latest public-facing figures reveal that less than 1 in 10 of those devices have been jailbroken. 

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Activator updated with ‘Ask Siri’ feature [Jailbreak Tweak]

Activator updated with ‘Ask Siri’ feature [Jailbreak Tweak]

The popular jailbreak tweak Activator has received its second update in less than a week, once again gaining several new features and bug fixes for iOS 7.1 and otherwise. Read ahead for a complete rundown of what’s new in Activator 1.8.4-rc 1, which builds upon 1.8.4 beta 14 from a few days ago. 

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Jailbreak Tweak Roundup: DathKeys, TapToSnap, Floativator, OneThumb and more

Jailbreak Tweak Roundup: DathKeys, TapToSnap, Floativator, OneThumb and more

After a few weeks in which jailbreak tweak releases seemed to be slowing to a crawl, the momentum seems to be picking back up again. Earlier this week, we shared a jailbreak tweak roundup consisting of Icon Resizer, TapTheAt and Aslock. This time around, we take a look at DathKeys, TapToSnap, Floativator, OneThumb, MarkAsRead7 and Fully Masked Passwords. 

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HandsFree allows you to answer your iPhone with a Wave of your Hand [Jailbreak Tweak]

HandsFree allows you to answer your iPhone with a Wave of your Hand [Jailbreak Tweak]

Sometimes our hands aren’t always available to answer the phone. Maybe it’s because we’re washing dishes, or we just got done gardening and our hands are caked in dirt. Either way, if your phone rings, you don’t want to transfer that stuff onto your phone by swiping to answer. Now you can answer a call with a simple wave of your hand over the proximity sensor with HandsFree.

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Vestigo is the ultimate Wi-Fi manager for iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

Vestigo is the ultimate Wi-Fi manager for iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

Just minutes ago, an interesting new jailbreak tweak called Vestigo was released on Cydia. The extension aims to give you fine-tuned control over your Wi-Fi networks and preferences on iPhone, accessible from anywhere on iOS based on the Activator gesture that you assign. I share my first impressions of the tweak ahead. 

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Activator updated with full iOS 7.1.x support [Jailbreak Tweak]

Activator updated with full iOS 7.1.x support [Jailbreak Tweak]

iOS developer Ryan Petrich has released an update for Activator, the popular jailbreak tweak for assigning gestures to complete specific actions on iPhone and iPad. The new version makes the extension fully compatible with iOS 7.1.1 or later, which was recently jailbroken with the Chinese tool Pangu. Take a look at all of the new changes in Activator ahead. 

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StatusbarWeather7 adds weather info to status bar on iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

StatusbarWeather7 adds weather info to status bar on iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

StatusbarWeather7 is a new jailbreak tweak that, as you might have already guessed, displays weather information in the status bar on iPhone and iPad. The simple iOS extension is useful if you are looking for the current temperature and conditions at a quick glance. Read ahead for a closer look and video walkthrough of the tweak. 

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TypeStatus Plus to bring typing notifications to the Lock screen and Notification Center [Jailbreak Tweak]

TypeStatus Plus to bring typing notifications to the Lock screen and Notification Center [Jailbreak Tweak]

Hashbang Productions has shared a teaser of TypeStatus Plus, an upcoming jailbreak tweak that displays typing notifications on both the Lock screen and Notification Center. The tweak supports a number of third-party messaging apps, and includes a plugin API so that developers can add TypeStatus Plus support to other apps. Read ahead for a closer look at the tweak. 

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Jailbreak Tweak Roundup: Icon Resizer, Aslock, TapTheAt

Jailbreak Tweak Roundup: Icon Resizer, Aslock, TapTheAt

It has been a few weeks since we shared our last jailbreak tweak roundup, which featured Look Locked, BadgeBoss, ReturnToCalm, InstaConfirm. This time around, we have a trio of interesting new tweaks to show you in Icon Resizer, Aslock and TapTheAt. Read ahead for a detailed rundown of each tweak accompanied by video walkthroughs. 

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Auki 1.3 released with new security mode, quick access to last 3 messages and more [Jailbreak Tweak]

Auki 1.3 released with new security mode, quick access to last 3 messages and more [Jailbreak Tweak]

The popular quick reply and quick compose jailbreak tweak Auki has been updated with a new security mode, quick access to your last three messages, auto-correction and shortcuts when sending messages, a matching dark keyboard for dark mode, improved localization and more. Auki 1.3 has just been pushed out on Cydia, and we’ve got a complete rundown of the extension ahead. 

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