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This tweak gives your iPhone a redesigned activity indicator

You might have noticed that your iPhone displays a spinner-like animation in the Status Bar whenever you access the internet or perform functions in …

This tweak puts a live battery indicator in Control Center’s Low Power Mode toggle

<b>Cowbell</b> is a new free jailbreak tweak by iOS developer <i>LaughingQuoll</i> that displays your device’s current battery level in the Low Power Mode toggle …

Houdini ‘semi-jailbreak’ tool demoed on iOS 11.4 beta

If you’re up to speed on everything happening in the jailbreak community as of late, then you might be familiar with the Houdini semi-jailbreak …

This tweak removes the app bar from the iOS 11 Messages app

One of my most significant quarrels with iOS 11 is the app bar that appears at the bottom of the Messages app. I never use extensions while …

Saw gives your iPhone X more vertical screen real estate

The iPhone X is Apple’s latest and greatest flagship smartphone, and while I appreciate the gorgeous edge-to-edge 5.8-inch OLED display Apple put …

Add a splash of color to your Status Bar’s battery indicator with ColorMyBattery

The battery indicator is perhaps one of the most mattering icons in the Status Bar, so why not give it a fun and quirky splash of color? A new free …

TWSaveDM lets you save video files from direct messages in the Twitter app

Twitter’s direct messaging system lets you send and receive media, such as photos and videos. You can tap and hold on any photo file you receive to …

VideoHUD provides system-wide access to iOS 11’s new volume HUD

One of the most significant pain points involving the iOS user interface is the stock volume HUD. It pops up directly in the middle of your display, …

This tweak puts the date under the time indicator on your jailbroken iPhone X

<b>DateUnderTimeX</b> is a subtle new jailbreak tweak made by iOS developer <i>NeinZedd9</i> that adds a date indicator beneath the Status Bar time indicator on …

CoolStar releases Electra 1.0.4 with minor changes

On Thursday, CoolStar released version 1.0.4 of the Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2 with minor tweaks that should help the jailbreak run …

Mypomonella modifies the appearance and behavior of Cydia

Out of all the things you can change on a jailbroken iPhone or iPad, it’s easy to forget that you can also customize the Cydia app itself. …

Customize text color and more throughout iOS with LegiBilly

One of the primary reasons we jailbreak our devices is to customize how the operating system looks, and a new free jailbreak tweak called <b>LegiBilly</b> by …

Electra beta 11-3 released with an improved jailbreak success rate

Another update to CoolStar’s Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2 is now available. Beta 11-3 brings improvements that should significantly …

CoolStar releases an eleventh beta of the Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2

An eleventh beta of the Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2 has been released by CoolStar Thursday evening with a bevy of housekeeping …

CoolStar updates APT, DPKG, and GNU for iOS 11, Cydia coming in future Electra beta

Electra quickly became one of the most popular ways to jailbreak iOS 11.0-.11.1.2, and while it hasn’t included Cydia since its initial release, that …

See more incoming notification content at a glance with MoreLinesNotifications

Whenever you receive long text messages or emails, iOS automatically limits the amount of text that displays inside of your incoming notifications. …

Jailbreak update: a summary of current tools

In times gone by, jailbreaks would come in the form of one tool per firmware range. Whoever got there first would release, and that release would be …

CoolStar says a modified Cydia is coming to the Electra iOS 11.0-11.1.2 jailbreak

CoolStar launched the tenth beta of his Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2 on Wednesday, but it seems that we can expect another update very …

CoolStar launches a tenth beta of the Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2

On Wednesday, CoolStar released the tenth beta of his Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2. The new release incorporates a bevy of bug fixes …

Customize the look and feel of your Dock with Marina

Customizing the application Dock has always been a favorite past-time for jailbreakers, and a new free tweak dubbed <b>Marina</b> by iOS developer <i>CydiaGeek</i> …

CoolStar updates Electra iOS 11.0-11.1.2 jailbreak tool to beta 8-2 with bug fixes

It was just yesterday that CoolStar’s Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2 got updated to beta 8, but many users reported bugs and using it – …

CoolStar’s Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2 gets updated to beta 8

CoolStar’s Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2 devices received an update on Thursday, bringing it up to beta 8. The new version comes only a …

Personalize the stock Notes app with customizedNotes

One of the fundamental reasons people jailbreak their devices is being able to customize the look and feel of their device, and a new free jailbreak …

Kernel exploit for iOS 11.2-11.2.1 surfaces

Security researcher Ian Beer made headlines last year after finding and releasing a tfp0 exploit for iOS 11.0-11.1.2, which powers jailbreak tools …

PullToClear lets you clear pending notifications with a pull gesture

<b>PullToClear</b> is a new free jailbreak tweak by iOS developer <i>CreatureSurvive</i> that lets you quickly and effortlessly every unread notification from …

G0blin RC1 jailbreak tool released for A7-A9 devices running iOS 10.3.x

While there’s been a lot of buzz in the jailbreak community lately concerning an iOS 11 jailbreak, some developers have been hard at work on …

CoolStar releases developer-focused Electra jailbreak tool for iOS 11.0-11.1.2

Thanks to iOS developer CoolStar, there’s a new jailbreak in town for all devices running iOS 11.0-11.1.2. Coined ‘<b>Electra</b>,’ this tool utilizes the …

Saurik’s latest Reddit comment details Cydia and Mobile Substrate for iOS 11

Saurik revealed a couple of weeks ago that he was working on iOS 11 support for Cydia and Mobile Substrate, but a new comment posted on Reddit by the …

No3DTouchWidgets hides app widgets from iOS’ Quick Action menus

Quick Actions are the menus accessible from the Home screen with a 3D Touch gesture on any app icon (iPhone 6s or newer). They not only contain …

SpotifyHistory adds a song history list to the Spotify Music app

Spotify is one of the most popular alternatives to Apple Music for media-streaming on iOS, but it lacks a history list for seeing what you’ve …