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Search+ brings Spotlight access everywhere through Activator

Spotlight may not be your favorite iOS feature but it can be very helpful in finding apps and other types of content quickly. By default you can only access the  Spotlight search from the homescreen by performing a pull down gesture. Spotlight has been exclusive to the homescreen since day one and although you may argue that it can be as useful in other sections of the operating system as well there’s...

Change color and blur level of Notification Center with NC Customizer tweak

Do you want to spice up your device’s Notification Center by changing its look and feel? If yes then try NC Customizer tweak from Cydia. This tweak allows users to customize the look of Notification Center’s background by personalizing its color and level of blur effect. The tweak does not feature any complicated settings and adds no icon to the homescreen. From Settings iOS users can simply...

Apple releases iOS 7.1.1, here are the direct download links

Apple has just released the iOS  7.1.1 software update and it is now available for download. The update is available over-the-air, through iTunes as well as through direct download links. If have an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch that is capable of running iOS 7 then  your device is eligible to download this update. Just like any other point update iOS 7.1.1 brings improvements and enhancements for existing...

Get the most out of Safari browser on iPhone or iPad with these tips

When it comes to web browsing Safari is the browser of choice for majority of iOS users. This stock app received a major overhaul with the release of iOS 7 update, which brought a new look and useful features to the browser. Safari has so many great features that it could become overwhelming for the users,...

Google Glass will soon show notifications for iPhone messages

Google Glass is slowly evolving to become the next big thing by adding new features. Today Google announced that starting next week existing Google Glass users will be able to read text messages coming on their iPhone right on their wearable device. Google will be issuing a software update that will bring this functionality to Glass. This is not a new feature as it has been available for Android users for...

ActIf tweak allows users to add If statements to Activator actions

Activator is already a great tweak that allows users to perform tons of actions conveniently. We are such big fans of this amazing tweak that we didn’t even realize that it was missing an important feature. A new tweak called Actif adds that missing ingredient to Activator making this hack even more powerful. What ActIf does is it adds the ability for users to add If statements to Activator actions....

Best Document scanning apps for iPhone: Genius Scan, Doc Scan, Scanner Mini, InstaPDF and EverNote

Over the past few years iPhone’s footprint on our digital lives has become even stronger and now it is being utilized in our daily lives in ways that were unimaginable just a few years ago. One of the things you can use your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch for but don’t do is scanning documents....

New Cydia tweaks: DoublePass, SelfDestruct, ScreenShotAlbum and QuickWeather

Today’s Cydia tweaks roundup is here and it features four new hacks that bring handy customizations to your iOS devices. The roundup consists of DoublePass, SelfDestruct and ScreenShotAlbum, which are available for free whereas QuickWeather is available as a paid download. All of them are available in Cydia right now. DoublePass This is a good tweak to protect your privacy from prying eyes. Once installed...

iOS 7.2 and iOS 8.0 start appearing in web logs

Apple is holding the WWDC event in June this year and will most likely announce iOS 8.0 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. While there is still a lot of time left in iOS 8.0′s announcement and release it seems like the company has already deployed the software update to its employees. While browsing through the web logs of iOS Hacker we stumbled upon entries that indicated that the website...

Malware Unflod.dylib steals Apple ID details by targeting jailbreak users

There are so many good reasons to jailbreak your iOS device that they easily outweigh the negatives aspects, however we cannot deny the fact that jailbreaking your device can expose it to unwanted consequences. Thankfully this is not very common and if you stay away from the bad repositories and packages you can stay safe even while your device is jailbroken. These days a new malware has been discovered,...