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WWJC 2013 developer and hacker talks being live streamed today

Saurik – AKA Jay Freeman Today, the likes of Jay Freeman (@saurik) – or Mr. Cydia – along with Ryan Petrich and a few other well known jailbreak developers and hackers will be giving talks at the annual WWJC (Worldwide Jailbreak Convention) in New York. Tickets have long since become unavailable, but thankfully there’s another way to take in some of the…

OpenJailbreak website by p0sinxninja launched

Last month, it was announced that p0sinxninja (Joshua Hill) was working on a new project called openjailbreak that was supposed to help iPhone jailbreak developers collaborate on jailbreak methods. The idea behind the site seems very cool, and today the site has reportedly gone live. The site offers many features for hackers and developers such as a…

iOS 7 jailbroken already?

Nothing official has been announced yet, but it looks like iOS 7 has already been jailbroken. Developer, Ryan Petrich (@rpetrich on Twitter) has uploaded a picture of his iPod touch running iOS 7 and with his own tweak, Activator running on it. Looking at the icons on the dock and the design of the popup warning, it looks authentic: As soon as any…

6 Jailbreak Tweaks I no longer need thanks to iOS 7

One of the great things about the jailbreak community is that – often times – the most popular tweaks make their way (in slightly different form) to official versions of iOS. Clearly, millions downloading a single tweak is evidence to Apple that the platform isn’t quite perfect. Most recently, the iOS 6 jailbreak tool by the Evad3rs team is the most…

Use Cydia tweaks to turn iOS 6 into iOS 7!

The first thing on many people’s minds when iOS 7 was released was something along the lines of, “HOW DO I GET THIS RIGHT NOW?!” Unfortunately, unless you’ve registered your device with an official Apple Developer Account, you have to wait until the public release of the software to explore everything iOS 7 has to offer… or do you?! Redmond Pie posted…

Jailbreak tweak boosts iPhone’s speaker volume by 200% during phone calls

If you’ve ever sat an iPhone 5 and a HTC One next to each other on the table and blasted music through their speakers, you’ll know there’s no comparison between them. Now, while the stereo speakers with individual amplifiers on HTC’s flagship may always provide a much better quality of sound, there is a way to ensure your iPhone is not longer providing…

MiniPlayer tweak update adds search function, music scrubber

Jailbreakers out there are probably aware of the MiniPlayer tweak, but just in case you aren’t, this cool little tweak adds an iTunes-like mini music player to your iOS device. Much like the original iTunes mini player, it can control play/pause, skipping back and forward, and volume. The little window can be easily hidden or revealed and can be called…