Lockscreen

How to Use the New Lock Screen in iOS 10

How to Use the New Lock Screen in iOS 10

If you just upgraded to iOS 10 and picked up your iPhone, you might have been surprised by what greeted you. iOS 10 is changing so many things we’ve grown accustomed to. The Lock screen UI is new, and so are many interactions. If you’re got an iPhone 6s and up, the screen would have lit up when you picked up your phone, that’s a new feature called Raise to Wake. And that’s just the start of it.

iOS 10 Hands-on: What’s New In The Lock Screen

iOS 10 Hands-on: What’s New In The Lock Screen

I have to say, one of the biggest changes in iOS 10 is staring you right at your face the minute you pick up your iPhone or iPad. The lock screen experience has been completely rethought. Almost everything on the screen is new (even the timestamp is bolder). There’s just so much to talk about. So let’s get to it.

iOS 9 feature wish list: Enhanced Lock Screen

iOS 9 feature wish list: Enhanced Lock Screen


Apple’s Lock screen on iOS is the first thing a user interacts with when they turn on their iPhone or iPad. The screen is helpful as it secures the device from prying eyes, but it has limited utility, allowing you to only perform a few functions such as unlocking the device, controlling music playback, interacting with notifications or accessing the camera. This situation could change if Apple reinvented the Lock screen in iOS 9. Read on to find out how we would change this part of iOS if given the chance.

GrabberApp8: Jailbreak tweak adds two customizable app grabbers to the Lock screen

GrabberApp8: Jailbreak tweak adds two customizable app grabbers to the Lock screen

Normally, the iOS 8 Lock screen features a camera grabber located in the bottom right corner of the screen which provides quick access to the Camera app to capture photos and videos. GrabberApp8 is a new jailbreak tweak that allows you change the app assigned to the camera grabber or add a new one to the screen.

Spin: Jailbreak Tweak completely revamps music interface on Lock screen

Spin: Jailbreak Tweak completely revamps music interface on Lock screen

Spin is a new jailbreak tweak that completely revamps Lock screen’s music interface.

SubtleLock gives iOS 7 Lock screen a more minimalistic look [Jailbreak Tweak]

SubtleLock gives iOS 7 Lock screen a more minimalistic look [Jailbreak Tweak]

Apple completely revamped the lock screen in iOS 7 to give it a clean and minimalistic look.

The popular Lock screen tweak SubtleLock has been updated for iOS 7, which allows you to give the Lock screen a more minimalistic look as you can see above.

Swipey: New iOS 7 Jailbreak Tweak will let you use your favorite apps from Lock Screen

Swipey: New iOS 7 Jailbreak Tweak will let you use your favorite apps from Lock Screen

Swipey is an upcoming jailbreak tweak by Tyler J. Nettleton, developer of Atom, that lets you access your favorite apps right from the lock screen.

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.

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.