Tag Archives: Jailbreak

biteSMS 8: The Ultimate Messaging Tweak Returns [Review]

Throughout the history of jailbreaking there have always been a few tweaks that are the reason to jailbreak. Among the list are SBSettings, Intelliscreen, Springtomize, and biteSMS. One of my favorite tweaks from the list is biteSMS and it has become the king of texting. It’s finally back for iOS 7, out of beta, and better than it has ever been. It adds…

webNES lets you play NES games without jailbreaking, right from Safari

If you’ve wanted to play NES games from your iPhone but aren’t someone that enjoys the pros of jailbreaking (or dislikes the cons), then some developer’s have put together something you’re sure to enjoy. Made by @conradev, @jawerty, @bogidon, @elklein96, and the base by @bfirsh, webNES allows you to play NES games straight from your mobile browser, as…

Nightmode Tweak Darkens iOS 7

When Apple introduced iOS, it drew a lot of criticism for the bright white interface. While it is tolerable during the day, it can be brutal on the eyes at night. Ever since the iOS 7 jailbreak dropped, there has been a strong desire for a night mode. Eclipse was released a few weeks back, but it was very, very rough. A new jailbreak tweak, Nightmode, while…

Weasel Tweak Falls Short of Replacing Spotlight

Spotlight has been a staple of OS X for nearly a decade, and it made its way into iOS back in the days of iOS 3. Apple moved it in iOS 7, and while it’s easier to access, it is still missing many of the features of its OS X counterpart. A new tweak, Weasel, brings a better and a more in depth search. Weasel is the iOS equivalent of Alfred. To use…

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…