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TiP Daily: Jan 8, 2013 [VID]

Jake Rosati

TiP Daily Jan 8, 2013: Two separate rumors suggest that Apple will release a cheaper iPhone in 2013, iPhone5Mods is now offering transparent iPhone bodies, and more! – Low-cost 5-inch iPhone: http://tinyurl.com/ancjhdl – Cheaper iPhone, via WSJ: http://tinyurl.com/b76dre5 – Translucent iPhone: http://tinyurl.com/an2dw9q – Follow me on…

$40 translucent iPhone kit launched by iPhone5mod

If, when the iPhone 5 was announced back in September, you thought that it didn’t look ’90s’ enough, then iPhone5mod has come to your aid, with a translucent shell that replaces your standard iPhone 5 body. The mod completely changes the back and sides of your device, likening it to the iMac G3s of old with the translucent shell. As you may expect, the…

TiP Daily: August 24, 2012 [VID]

TiP Daily August 24, 2012: The Samsung-Apple legal battle has finally come to an end with Apple as the victor, a host of supposed iPad mini cases hit the web, and more! – No Apple HDTV in the near future: http://tinyurl.com/8msvyzt – Leaked iPad mini cases: http://tinyurl.com/8s3bq3q – iPhone 5 mod gets a take down…

“iPhone 5 mod” site issued take down notice

As you know, a couple of days ago a website surfaced offering a back plate mod kit that gave your iPhone 4/4S the two tone look of the rumored iPhone 5. Naturally, Apple isn’t too pleased about this, and so the site has been given a take down notice courtesy of OpSec Security Inc. on behalf of Apple. Part of the takedown letter read: We are authorized…

TiP Daily: August 22, 2012 [VID]

TiP Daily August 22, 2012: Images have surfaced supposedly showing the charging cord for the iPhone 5 complete with a 9-pin connector, a new mod brings the iPhone 5 two-tone design to the iPhone 4 and 4S, and more! – Leaked iPhone 5 logic board: http://tinyurl.com/8dv7k8z – iPhone 5 charging cable: http://tinyurl.com/8fcw7p6 – iPhone 4/4S to…

Aicon adds cool icon customization to jailbroken devices

A new jailbreak application called Aicon is making headlines today thanks to a very simple and very cool method for tweaking the look and feel of your home screen. Earlier today Cam expressed a desire for a refreshed look for Apple’s iOS home screen, and while Aicon doesn’t offer the level of organization he’s looking for, this app certainly adds a fair…

iPhone 4S modded to support wireless charging

Wireless charging has always been something everyone is interested in. Right now, the solutions are mostly bulky cases that are required to be on the device to charge it. It’s been rumored every year that Apple has been working on some form of wireless charging, but that has yet to materialize. Instead of sitting around and waiting for Apple to implement…

Confirmed: iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak works on all A4 devices

In the past couple of weeks it was confirmed by hacker, pod2g, that iOS 5.0.1 can be jailbroken. Not only that, but that an untethered solution was working on his iPod touch. Since then, he’s been busy attempting to get it to stick on other iOS devices and has announced that it works on all A4 powered devices: iPhone 4, iPod touch 4th gen,1st gen iPad….