Tag Archives: Jailbreaking

Stratos jailbreak tweak brings the App Switcher to Control Center

Stratos is a highly anticipated jailbreak tweak which finally made its way onto Cydia this week. The tweak is designed to combine the Control Center and App Switcher, in a similar style to the original Auxo, which was released for iOS 6 back in 2012. Stratos shrinks down the App Switcher cards to fit inside the Control Center, which can be accessed by…

PP and TaiG tools can successfully jailbreak iOS 8.2 betas 1 and 2

Late last month Apple released iOS 8.1.3 to the public, which patched exploits used in the PP and TaiG jailbreak tools. For a short time, you could still update or downgrade to iOS 8.1.2 in order to jailbreak, but that time has come and gone. With that said, there is currently no way for the general public to jailbreak if you’ve already updated to iOS…

Popular brings your most used apps to the App Switcher

Popular is an awesome jailbreak tweak released this week. The tweak allows you to easily access your most used apps directly from the App Switcher, and also includes a few other useful features. Popular works by replacing the contact shortcuts found in the iOS 8 App Switcher with your most often used apps. You can also optionally configure up to 4…

The TiP Weekly: Apple Watch battery details, iPhone eating Samsung’s lunch, jailbreaking via Mac and more…

It’s the weekend and that can only mean one thing — it’s time for The TiP Weekly! As you know, tech moves fast and it can be hard to keep up with all of the developments in the mobile industry — especially when Apple is concerned! So, every weekend, we bring you all of the important stories from the week in Apple tech in an easy to digest…

How to: Jailbreak iOS 8.1.x on Mac

About a month and half ago a new jailbreak was released to jailbreak iOS 8.1.1. The TaiG jailbreak was originally in Chinese only and only available on Windows. A few days after the initial release, it was updated with English support. The TaiG team promised a Mac version was in the works, but it still hasn’t seen the light of day. However, today a…