Jailbreak Apps and Tweaks

How to invoke Siri’s music recognition feature using an Activator gesture

How to invoke Siri’s music recognition feature using an Activator gesture

One of the cool new iOS 8 features of Siri is its integration with Shazam allowing you to use it to quickly identify which song is playing. All you have to do is to launch Siri and say the phrase “What’s this song” and it will quickly use Shazam’s music recognition service to display the name of the song along with its price tag in the iTunes Store.

TwitkaFly updated for iOS 8, adds Quick Compose and Quick Reply features to Tweetbot and Twitter app

TwitkaFly updated for iOS 8, adds Quick Compose and Quick Reply features to Tweetbot and Twitter app

If you’ve been following the jailbreak community closely, you have heard of a jailbreak tweak known as TwitkaFly. Good news is that it has now been updated to support iOS 8 devices and if you use the official Twitter or the Tweetbot app on your iPhone frequently, you should probably consider checking out TwitkaFly.

The 30 Best iOS 8 Jailbreak Apps and Tweaks for your iPhone

The 30 Best iOS 8 Jailbreak Apps and Tweaks for your iPhone

We’ve covered several new and updated jailbreak apps and tweaks for iOS 8 since the Pangu and TaiG jailbreak were released late last year.

Best Tweaks of the Week – [December 29 – January 4]

Best Tweaks of the Week – [December 29 – January 4]

2015 is here and we’re starting off the first weekend with a Best Tweaks of the Week! Today we’re going to be looking at Auxo 3, DoubleTapToSleep, MSGAutoSave8, Searchlight, and Confero. Let’s go ahead and jump in and take a better look at these tweaks!

Switchability brings the App Switcher to Reachability view [Jailbreak Tweak]

Switchability brings the App Switcher to Reachability view [Jailbreak Tweak]

Earlier, we showed you a popular jailbreak tweak called ReachApp that brings split-screen multitasking to iOS 8. Switchability is another awesome tweak that aims to put the empty space in Reachability view to a better use.

Tage brings Zephyr-like Multitasking gestures to your iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

Tage brings Zephyr-like Multitasking gestures to your iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

If you’re a long time jailbreak user, you will remember Zephyr, a popular tweak which brought multitasking gestures to your iPhone. The tweak hasn’t been updated for iOS 7 or iOS 8, however the good news is that Cydia developer Ma Jun released a similar jailbreak tweak called Tage.

panicLock: Lock all apps on your iPhone via an Activator gesture

panicLock: Lock all apps on your iPhone via an Activator gesture

Are you concerned about your privacy when you want to hand in your device to a friend? If yes, you should check out a new jailbreak tweak known as panicLock that allows you to protect the private data on your iPhone.

Searchlight brings cool new features to Spotlight [Jailbreak Tweak]

Searchlight brings cool new features to Spotlight [Jailbreak Tweak]

Spotlight is one of the useful features of iOS that I use on a daily basis to quickly search for apps on my iPhone. If you’re like me, you’d probably be interested in a new jailbreak tweak known as Searchlight that brings additional new features to Spotlight.

Confero now available in Cydia, brings a new way to manage Notification badges [Jailbreak Tweak]

Confero now available in Cydia, brings a new way to manage Notification badges [Jailbreak Tweak]

A few days ago, we went hands on with an upcoming jailbreak tweak known as Confero that makes it a lot easier to manage all the notifications on your iOS device and take a quick preview at apps with notification badges.

How to automatically save images and videos received in the Messages app to Camera Roll [Jailbreak Tweak]

How to automatically save images and videos received in the Messages app to Camera Roll [Jailbreak Tweak]

Normally, when you receive images or videos in the stock Messages app, they will not get saved to your Camera Roll. You need to save them manually. Apple hasn’t provided an option to enable this feature like WhatsApp, but MSGAutoSave8 is a new jailbreak tweak by developer sharedRoutine that aims to bring that functionality to Messages app.