Tag Archives: Jailbreaking

How to: change your carrier name [Jailbreak Basics]

In this week’s edition of Jailbreak Basics, I’ll be walking you through the process of changing the carrier’s name on your device, i.e changing AT&T to your name or something of the sort. For starters, you’re going to need to have SBSettings installed. If you do not have this installed, then head over to Cydia and search for SBSettings, then install…

How to: add a Cydia source or repo [Jailbreak Basics]

This week’s Jailbreak Basics article is going to be beyond basic. Just about everyone who has jailbroken his or her iDevice has known how to add a source before they even downloaded redsn0w. Nonetheless, I had a good friend ask recently, “How do I add a source or repo or whatever to Cydia?” So, here we go. To start, obviously, open Cydia. Next, we’re…

Jailbreak Tuesday: ColoredKnob vs. Bulletin [VID]

This week Matt covers two tweaks (ColoredKnob & Bulletin) and gives his opinion on which one he finds more useful. ColoredKnob: FREE Bulletin: $0.99 – Check Out My Channel: http://www.youtube.com/homemadegeeksquad Contact Me: – Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/homemadegeek – Email: matt@homemadegeeksquad.com Like Today’s iPhone on…

How to: Install a custom unlock slider – [Jailbreak Basics]

Ever wonder how some people get those awesome, customized sliders on their iDevice? Well look no further, because TiP is here to help. By following this simple tutorial, you’ll be unlocking your device in style in no time. Prerequisites for this tweak: Winterboard Let’s start off by opening up Cydia, then clicking the “Search” tab. After…

Simplexity – multitasking with a twist! [Jailbreak App Review]

Let’s face it: the iOS 4 and 5 multitasking bar is just plain boring. So why not spice it up a little bit? Give Simplexity a try! Simplexity is a beautiful alternative to the native iOS multitasking bar. Containing all the features of the original multitasking panel, but also adding a few more, Simplexity makes multitasking on your iDevice just plain…