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How to jailbreak iOS 8.0 to iOS 8.1 with Pangu 1.1.0

We recently told you about how to untethered jailbreak iOS 8 using Pangu tool. A lot has changed since then as a new and improved Pangu has been released with support for English language, bundled Cydia and much more. The method of jailbreaking is slightly different and easier with the new tool. In this post we are going to show you how you can jailbreak your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch running iOS 8.0 or...

DetailedBatteryUsage tweak lets you see hidden battery usage info

iOS  8 brings a brand new battery usage page that gives a fairly detailed overview of which apps are using the most of iPhone or iPad’s battery life. A new Cydia tweak for iOS 8 called DetailedBatteryUsage takes this battery usage information to a whole new level by displaying graph in addition to detailed information that is only meant for Apple’s internal use. The tweak unlocks parts of...

How to remove Pangu app icon from homescreen after iOS 8 jailbreak

After you have successfully jailbroken your iOS device using the new Pangu tool for iOS 8 you can start using Cydia. While the new jailbreak now works flawlessly on all iOS devices there’s one annoyance that many users would want to get rid of, and that is the Pangu app icon on the homescreen. The Pangu app on iOS allows users to perform some useful functions such as respring etc however if you don’t...

Pangu 1.1.0 with support for English, Cydia and major fixes gets released

For all of you who have been waiting for a stable Pangu release a new version has been released today that fixes all the major problems with the jailbreaking tool. The Pangu8 1.1.0 tool most importantly brings support for English language, which means users can now read and understand the on screen instructions...

How to untethered jailbreak iOS 8.x with Pangu8 on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

The untethered jailbreak for iOS 8 is finally out thanks to the Pangu8 tool, which has also gained the ability to install Cydia on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. If you haven’t already then now is the right time to jailbreak your iOS 8 powered device and start using your favorite tweaks and apps on it. In this post we will show you how you can use the Pangu8 tool to jailbreak your device and install...

Pangu iOS 8 jailbreak updated to pack Cydia

Finally we’re heading towards a stable jailbreak for iOS 8. Pangu jailbreak tool for iOS 8 was released about a week ago. But at that time it had several issues. Among those problems the unavailability of Cydia was the most annoying thing. One can’t even imagine a jailbreak wihtout Cydia. Although Cydia was made available for iOS 8 devices but it required a lot of work to install manually....

No invite, no problem: How to start using Inbox by Gmail right now

Google recently launched a spectacular new app called Inbox by Gmail. This app allows users to manage their Gmail inbox more productively by reducing the amount of work that is required from them. The app has features like reminders, snooze, bundles and highlights that make using email a refreshing experience. Sadly, the Inbox app is invite only for now and you have to send Google an email to activate...

How to get Apple Watch like homescreen on iPhone right now

The upcoming Apple Watch features a fascinating user-interface with bubble like rounded icons that you can move around to access different apps. The interface looks so good that everyone has been wishing to have it on iOS. Luckily for us a developer created the whole Apple Watch homescreen experience on iPhone and uploaded the source code of his work on GitHub. Taking advantage of the source code different...

iOS 8 tweaks: HideMe8, Prethree, UberControls and CCSliders

iOS 8 jailbreak may not be fully ready for public use but iOS 8 tweaks have already started to hit Cydia and more are expected to follow in the coming days. Developers are taking full advantage of the Pangu8 tool and updated Cydia, and are releasing tweaks while updating old ones to support the new operating system. Today three new tweaks were released in Cydia with full iOS 8 compatibility while another...

Developer brings Apple Watch UI to iPhone (video)

Apple Watch that was announced back in September and is scheduled to get released in early 2015 features a very different user-interface than iOS. It features a homescreen with rounded icons where users can move around to access different apps and zoom out to view more app icons. Many iOS users liked the...