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How to stop iOS from sending iMessage as SMS on iPhone

iMessage is one of the most popular messaging service that allows iOS and Mac users to chat, share pictures and videos with their friends. Although the service is limited to Apple devices only millions of iPhone and iPad users rely on it to communicate with their family and friends. Since iMessage is integrated in the Messages app it is not only super convenient to use but also allows users to instantly...

Use SaveGram to save Instagram photos and videos on your iPhone

Instagram does not allow users to download and save photos or videos on their iOS devices. So if you are using the official Instagram app for iOS and want to save anything you are simply out of luck unless you take a screenshot and crop it to get the picture, which obviously requires a lot of effort and makes...

Auki tweak brings better quick reply, compose and more to iOS

BiteSMS has always been the most popular quick reply and compose tweak for jailbroken iOS devices but now it seems like it has got some serious competition. A new tweak called Auki tweak brings even better implementation of these features in addition to several other functionalities, which make it a must have for all iOS users. Auki makes the experience of messaging on iPhone a lot more convenient and intuitive...

How to show or hide battery percentage on iOS

Just like any other battery powered portable device iPhone, iPad and iPod touch show the current state of the battery in the status bar. However iOS takes the concept of indicating remaining battery power a bit further by displaying it in percentage. Most people already know how to enable or disable the battery percentage of iOS but for those of you who don’t know how to hide or unhide it we are here...

TypeStatus lets you know when friend is typing or has read your message in status bar

TypeStatus tweak

iMessage has a nice feature that enables users to know when the person on the other end is typing a new message, or has read the one they sent to him or her. However this feature is limited to the iMessage app only as when you exit the app you can no longer get this information. A Cydia tweak called TypeStatus changes this by showing the typing and read statuses in the iOS 7′s status bar. (more…)

pushNotify forwards notifications from iPhone and iPad to your Mac

We spend hours working on our computers but still the smartphones are our primary source of communication. Sometimes when you are working on desktop you often miss the notifications coming on your iOS device. This can result in you missing some important message or alert. A newly released Cydia tweak called pushNotify tries to solve this problem for you by bringing push alerts to your computer screen. pushNotify...

OS Experience to bring desktop style multitasking and Mission Control to iPad

With every iteration iPad is getting more and more powerful and that’s why many believe that it will replace the personal computer in the next few years, at least for a large segment of users. Ever since personal computing become popular it has had the window based GUI that allowed users to put one app on another or side by side and use them together. However this type of multitasking is non-existent...

Renders based on allegedly leaked schematics show how iPhone 6 might look like

It is that time of the year when rumors about the upcoming iPhone and iPad models start to get wild. This year iPhone 6 (or the seventh generation iPhone) is expected to feature a radical redesign that just like iPhone 5 will feature a larger screen than the previous models. Rumors suggest that this year’s iPhone will feature a screen size of 4.7-inch to 5.7-inch, although the later one seems less...

Ultimate tips to increase iPhone or iPad battery life as shared by Ex-Apple Store Genius

For all of us who own Apple iOS devices, which includes iPhone, iPad and iPod touch battery life is a big issue. Despite being better than most competing products the battery life of iOS devices is far from satisfactory and keeps getting worse as they get old. Now to help us in tackling with this issue an...

Winocm shows off Windows running on iPad 2

A few weeks ago Winocm, the infamous iOS hacker who is going to join Apple later this year released a couple of videos showing dual and triple boot capabilities on his iPad 2. He has already released the promised¬†utilities to boot another OS on an iOS device. However these utilities aren’t easy to use for general public until a GUI based tool is made available. Now Winocm is back in action, however...