Tag Archives: Jailbreak

My 6 Favorite Lock Screen Tweaks

The iOS lock screen is the first thing you see when you turn on an iOS Device, but it’s very basic and hasn’t evolved over the years. It’s a blank canvas waiting to be painted, and Apple refuses to make any major changes. Luckily, there are a plethora of jailbreak tweaks that will transform and recreate the lock screen. Guest Mode The…

Add a Guest Account to iOS with GuestMode Tweak

iOS devices over the years have evolved into devices that we share and use with many people. The problem is there have never been user accounts or any way to determine who has access to what. A new tweak, GuestMode, tries to solve this problem by adding a guest account to the iPhone. The account that it adds can be heavily customized to suit the guests…

Evasi0n7 jailbreak released for iOS 7.0.5

Phenomenal iOS jailbreaking group evad3rs have just released an update for its evasi0n7 jailbreak, making the exploit compatible with iOS 7.0.5. evasi0n7 is now on version 1.0.5, and is available to download now! iOS 7.0.5 rolled out last week, but brought no noticeable improvements with it. Many already running the evasi0n7 jailbreak will likely…

Make Your Own Tweaks with Flex 2

Developing jailbreak tweaks is a tough process and isn’t for everyone. Making jailbreak tweaks is a daunting task for a person like me that can’t write a line of code. I don’t know how tweaks are made and have never made one until now.  A tweak called Flex 2 lets users make tweaks without ever writing a single line of code. Even if you don’t…

Springtomize 3: The Ultimate Tweak Returns

As jailbreaking has progressed over the years, there have always been a few tweaks that are staples in the jailbreak scene, and draw people into jailbreaking. In the early days SBSettings drew the crowds, Intelliscreen was quite popular as well, and then there was Springtomize. It offered a level of options never seen before in a single tweak. Now in…

Get the Most Out of your Pebble with Smartwatch+ Tweak

Smartwatches are on the verge of being the next big thing in tech. The Pebble is one of, if not the most popular smartwatch so far. The built in software is pretty basic, it tells the time, controls music, and delivers notifications. The tweak, Smartwatch+, aims to take Pebble to the next level, and make it the ultimate smartwatch. After installing…

Preview: Convergence Tweak

The iOS lock screen has always been very basic and has not evolved any new functionality over the years. While the design has been tweaked a bit, it has never gone through a major overhaul. A new tweak Convergence, aims to completely rethink every aspect of the lock screen.  The tweak changes every part of the lock screen in a gorgeous yet easy to use…

Quick Launch Apps with InstaLauncher Tweak [Review]

There’s a reason that iOS has always had the same home screen as the way to launch apps.  Its ease of use and effectiveness has kept it around for such a long time. However, there is always room for improvement and that’s where InstaLauncher steps in. The jailbreak tweak, aims to provide an even more effective way to launch apps, while complementing…

Launch Apps from Lock Screen with Swipey Tweak

Over the years of jailbreaking, there have been many attempts to add the ability to quick launch apps from the lock screen. Many of the various tweaks had their own styles and were integrated into iOS in creative ways, but most added clutter to the lock screen. Swipey is the first attempt at an iOS 7 lock screen app launcher without adding bulk. The tweak…

New Carrier Update hack release boosts signal, data speeds and offers tethering on iPads and iPhones running iOS 7

Last year, when the iPhone finally landed on T-Mobile, one of TmoNews’ readers (also a developer) created a carrier update hack that allowed users on T-Mobile or AT&T to get significantly better reception and data speeds. Now, with the release of iOS 7 jailbreak, Joe from iTweakiOS.com has released new versions compatible with more carriers (US and…