Author Archives: Scott Herder

About Scott Herder

Scott Herder is Maniac who spends way too much of his time teaching himself things. He can't stop learning, he is currently teaching himself After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Wordpress, HTML & CSS. His goal is to create simple, beautiful videos that either teach people about the cool things they can do with their iDevices and websites.

LS Climacons: A minimal lock screen theme for your iPhone

LS Climacons: A minimal lock screen theme for your iPhone

iPhone’s lock screen seem to be all the rage as of late in the jailbreaking world. Whether it be a lock screen theme like Peekly, or a lock screen tweak like Atom, jailbreak developers seem to be coming up with unique ways to redesign it.

FlatIcons: A Beautiful And Minimal Theme for the iPhone

FlatIcons: A Beautiful And Minimal Theme for the iPhone

If you are a fan of minimalism, then FlatIcons is a theme for all jailbroken iOS devices that is sure to make your head turn. FlatIcons isn’t a theme that transforms every aspect of your iPhone’s UI, but visually it’s a stunner.

FlatIcons is pretty much what it sounds like. Flat (two-dimensional), minimal icons that bring a simple, yet stylish look to your iPhone’s home screen.

Abstergo: A Must-Have Jailbreak Tweak to Manage Notifications

Abstergo: A Must-Have Jailbreak Tweak to Manage Notifications

Abstergo is a new jailbreak tweak that will change the way you manage your notifications not only from your iPhone’s Lock screen, but also anywhere in iOS.

Developed by Andrew Richardson and Joshua Tucker to be a more intuitive reminder system, this jailbreak tweak is a great way to keep your Lock Screen and Notification Center uncluttered.

Atom: Awesome Lock Screen Launcher Coming Soon [Video]

Atom: Awesome Lock Screen Launcher Coming Soon [Video]

Atom is a jailbreak tweak that aims at bringing expanded functionality to Lock Screen.

Developed by Tyler Nettleton and Surenix (developer of ayecon, the gold standard when it comes to iPhone themes), Atom allows users to not only slide to unlock the iPhone, but slide to Launch up to 6 different apps from the Lock screen.

Pluck Lets You Select a Song From The Lock Screen [Jailbreak Tweak]

Pluck Lets You Select a Song From The Lock Screen [Jailbreak Tweak]

The jailbreak community is constantly looking for ways to improve the iOS user experience.

Pluck, a new jailbreak tweak developed by Ravi is a good example. It lets you select a song from your iPhone’s lock screen.

Get Circular Icons with Circles for iPhone Theme [Review]

Get Circular Icons with Circles for iPhone Theme [Review]

If you are tired of the squared icons on your iPhone’s Home screen then you should check out themes like Ayecon that completely transform the look and feel of your iPhone’s user interface.

But if you just are looking to freshen up the look and feel of just the icons and are inspired by something a bit more retro, lets say circles, than Circles for iPhone might be just the theme for you.

Theme Review: Aegis White for iPhone

Theme Review: Aegis White for iPhone

Themes make up one of the largest categories in Cydia, and while they may not all be good. Aegis White is definitely a Cydia theme for your jailbroken iPhone that is worth checking out. By purchasing Aegis White for just $2.99 you get an additional theme free, Aegis HD.

Aegis White and Aegis HD is a complete theme chock full of features. The theme is in HD and compatible with iPhone 5. So lets me walk you through the features this theme has to offer.

Theme Review: Ayecon for iPhone

Theme Review: Ayecon for iPhone

Since the inception of the iPhone, the stock OS has been relatively unchanged in regards to how it looks. But that hasn’t stopped designers, and devs alike from re-creating the look and feel of their own UI and icons. The only problem for the most part, is they actually make the experience more difficult to use. Many themes slap the name of the designer all over it or make the icons way to similar which degrades the experience. For this reason I think Apple has truly done a great job with iOS.