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You can force App Store to reload with this simple tip

The App Store application on iOS works fine most of the time, however there are times when it fails to load properly or isn’t showing up to date content. In this case you can force close the App Store using the app switcher, however there is a better way to solve such problems. Apple has included a hidden action that when performed reloads the App Store and its content. When you perform this action the...

TimeAlarm tweak lets you add, edit and delete alarms right from lockscreen

Alarm clock is one of iPhone’s most used features as almost all of us use it to wake up in the morning. Since we use the feature very often there should be a way to access it without unlocking our device and then opening the Clock app. That’s what this new tweak called TimeAlarm does, as it allows users to quickly edit existing alarms as well as create new ones right from the lockscreen, without...

New iOS 9 tweaks: ClassicShutterAnimation, Snakebite, Anisette and more

If you are lucky enough to still have an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch that is jailbroken, then you are up for a treat. A bunch of useful and fun new Cydia tweaks were released in the jailbreak store that allow users to customize their device and change the functionality of some of its core features. In this post we have featured the hacks that you should download and try on your jailbroken devices including...

Facebook now lets you hide notifications on iPhone app

Facebook recently rolled out a new feature to its official iOS app, making it possible for its users to hide notifications from the ‘Notifications’ page using a swipe gesture. If you have a notification that you no longer wish to see, all you have to do is swipe left on it and then tap on the red ‘Hide’ button to get rid of it. In addition to that you can turn off notifications...

Everything we know about the upcoming iPhone 5se

Apple is expected to hold a media event in the month of March, in which it is highly anticipated that the company will launch a new iPhone alongside a refreshed Apple Watch, iPad Air 3 and new Macs. While we were expecting other devices to be launched at the event, the report about an iPhone release came as...

How to view purchased and previously downloaded apps on iTunes and iOS

We download tens of apps every month, and if you are a longtime iPhone or iPad user then the total number might even be in hundreds. App Store allows users to view a list of all the apps user has previously downloaded, this includes both free and paid applications. You can view the list of your previously...

QuickClear tweak for 3D Touch lets you clear any app’s badge notifications

3D Touch has many potential uses but as many developers and users agree, this super useful feature has been under utilized by Apple in the stock iOS. If you are jailbroken, then you can enhance the usefulness of the 3D Touch feature of iPhone 6s and 6s plus by adding new functionalities. One of the things you can add to your iPhone is the ability to clear or reset any app icon’s badge notification...

How to add your country flag in Mac menu bar

Are you feeling patriotic or just want to give your Mac a personalized touch? Then follow the instructions below to add your country flag in the Mac menu bar. While the method we are going to show you isn’t exactly for adding a flag in the menu bar but it can also be used for this purpose. After adding...

Use a 6 digit passcode on your iPhone or iPad to better protect yourself

Information stored on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch is important. It is so crucial that you protect it even after losing your device that having a 6 digit passcode instead of a 4 digit one is worth your time and effort. With the release of iOS 9 Apple added the 6 digit passcode option, making it even harder for hackers and thieves to gain access to it. Yet many users are still using the old 4 digit passcodes,...

Pangu Team member recommends updating to iOS 9.2.1 for security reasons

While neither team Pangu or Taig has accepted or denied the fact that they are working on an iOS 9.2.1 jailbreak, a core Pangu team member has come forward to urge iOS users, who are using iOS 9.2 or earlier to upgrade their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to the latest available version of iOS, i.e iOS 9.2.1. Before you get too excited and think hacker windknown is asking users to upgrade because his team is...