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Get the most out of iOS 8 widgets with these apps

One of the many new features that iOS 8 brings to your device is the ability to have widgets for apps in the notification center. Third-party apps are now able to have their dedicated widgets in the NC area of iOS and display useful information to the user. Naturally many iOS developers have already released...

Use iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus’s Display Zoom feature to make things bigger

The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus both come with new capabilities. One of the new features found exclusively on these two new devices is called ‘Display Zoom’. Since the new models pack larger displays and more pixels than the older models Apple has added the Display Zoom feature to give users the ability to make things appear larger. This means you can make the icons, text, buttons and UI...

Stepper tweak shows your step count on the status bar and lockscreen

A new Cydia tweak for jailbroken iPhone 5s allows users to see the number of steps they have taken in real-time more conveniently. With this hack installed you won’t have to open the health app or any other app that counts your steps, as you will be able to see this useful information right on the lockscreen as well as on the always visible status bar of your iOS device. This tweak is very helpful...

Get iPhone 6 Plus’s rotate feature on old iPhone’s homescreen with IconRotator tweak

Apart from its giant screen iPhone 6 Plus comes with a few exclusive features that set it apart from other iPhone models. One such feature is its rotation feature that not only rotates the app icons on the homescreen but also changes the orientation of several stock applications to better take advantage of the larger real estate. While the rotation feature is limited to iPhone 6 Plus only you can get it...

TunnelBear VPN for iOS makes access to blocked websites or anonymous browsing literally a flick away

For those of you who use VPN services to access blocked or censored websites as well as for anonymous web browsing on computers, TunnelBear VPN would be a familiar name. It is one of the best VPN services out there as it provides a fast and clutter free experience to the users of many platforms. And if...

How to install or remove third-party iOS 8 keyboard on iPhone or iPad

iOS 8 brings a really cool feature that enables users to install any third-party keyboard on their iOS device. Right after the release of iOS 8 several third-party keyboards were made available in the App Store for download while many others are on the way. While installing new keyboard on an iPhone or iPad, you have to do a little more than simply installing your favorite one from the App Store. In this...

Ditch Google and set DuckDuckGo as your default search engine in iOS 8

iOS 8 is out and it brings tons of big and small features to your iOS device. One such feature that may go unnoticed is the ability for users to select DuckDuckGo as their default search engine. This is the first time this search engine has been added alongside Google, Yahoo and Bing. The new option has been added in iOS 8 and can be selected by going to Settings application on any iPhone, iPad or iPod...

Confirmed: The team behind Pangu is working on iOS 8 jailbreak

In a revelation that can only be defined as a good news, the team behind the Pangu tool has announced that it is currently working on an iOS 8 jailbreak. This announcement was made by the team on Chinese social networking site Weibo in a message that clearly advised users to upgrade to iOS 7.1.2 before the release of iOS 8. While advising jailbreak users about upgrading to the then latest available version...

Best third-party iOS 8 keyboards: Swype, Minuum, SwiftKey, Flesky, KuaiBoard and more

Apple has just released iOS 8 and with that a plethora of third-party keyboards has become available to download on the App Store. One of the many new features of iOS 8 is its support for third-party keyboards, which means you can download and use keyboards from different developers that can feature a different...

1Password for iOS goes free, brings new features with better iOS 8 integration

One of the most popular and infinitely useful productivity app for iOS, 1Password has gone free on the App Store. The new version of the app takes full advantage of the new features in iOS 8 with better integration, and requires iPhone and iPad users to run iOS 8 to update or download the latest version. This integration adds several new and useful features to the app. It offers free upgrade to existing...