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Zentrum is an app switcher, control center, app launcher and music player all in one

There are many tweaks that try to replace different parts of iOS and merge them in one feature packed interface. Auxo 3 is perhaps the most popular example of such tweaks. A new Cydia tweak called Zentrum has just been launched, which merges the App Switcher, Control Center, app launcher and a music player in a single place. It replaces the app switcher hence it can be accessed by double pressing the...

How to add an ‘Unread’ emails folder on Mail app for iOS

When it comes to managing their inboxes, the stock Mail app remains the top choice for many iOS users. The app offers many different features that make it a good option. One of the things you can do with the stock Mail app for iOS is add an ‘Unread’ emails folder, which gives you an easy access to messages that you haven’t read yet. This makes managing inboxes a lot more easier by making...

Gravitation makes your home icons bounce

There are some great tweaks on Cydia that can help increase the usefulness of your phone and your productivity. Then there are some that are just for fun. Gravitation falls under the latter category. Once installed, there are a few basic options for you to configure, along with a few advance ones. You can...

This date bug bricks iPhones when you set a specific date on it

iOS may arguably be the most stable mobile operating system out there but that doesn’t mean it does not have any bugs. A new bug has been discovered that bricks any iPhone if its system date is changed to a specific day, month and year. The bug that was first revealed on Youtube reportedly only affects 64-bit devices and since has been confirmed by many iPhone users bricks the device completely,...

PowerDown Customizer lets you change the look of power off menu

There are many Cydia tweaks that allow you to customize the way power down page looks or the ones that let you add more options to this page, including respring, restart etc. A new Cydia hack called PowerDown Customizer goes a step further by not only adding new options to the power down menu that can be accessed by long holding the power/lock button, but also letting users change its look. The PowerDown...

How to access iPhone’s hidden menus with secret codes

All iPhones have hidden menus, settings and info pages that cannot be accessed directly through the normal interface or the Settings app. However a bunch of new codes have been discovered that allow users to get access to iPhone Field mode, that is seemingly meant for internal testing as it still has the app dimensions of iPhone 4. By typing certain codes in the Phone app’s keypad screen you can...

How to enable Twitter’s new Show Me the Best Tweets First feature on iOS

Twitter has launched the much debated Show Me the Best Tweets First feature and it has gone live for many users. While not everyone is seeing the new feature yet, it will gradually roll out worldwide in the days to come. With this feature Twitter is giving users an opportunity to see the best or most talked tweets whenever they open their timeline after some time. This way they can see the best tweets...

How to read iMessage without sending Read receipts using 3D Touch

The stock Messages app offers many 3D Touch shortcuts on the new iPhones. One of the 3D Touch shortcut allows users to read recent conversation without even opening a thread. Users can also peek on a Messages thread and read the latest message. What makes this feature even more useful is that on iOS 9 when...

How to add multiple Instagram accounts and switch between them on iOS

Instagram app for iOS was recently updated to finally add the much needed multiple account support. What this means is now iPhone users will be able to add and manage more than one Instagram account from the official app at the same time. This is a great news for users who had to manage more than one accounts...

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...