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How to record Facetime and Handoff calls on your Mac (tip)

With the arrival of Facetime on Mac and the addition of Handoff feature, which allows users to take calls coming to their iPhone directly from their Mac, Apple has certainly made the life of iOS users easier. If you have been looking for a way to record your video and audio calls when taking them on your Mac, a new app called Call Recorder for Facetime is here to help. With this OS X application you can...

Change iOS dock’s background color with DockColor tweak

iOS dock features a whitish background blur that covers the area behind the icons. This background separates the dock from rest of the homescreen, giving it a distinctive identity. The dock is an integral part of the iOS experience and one of the most visible as well. Since you can’t change much about this part of the operating system you are left with what Apple’s design wizards designed for...

DisturbMeLater lets you set timer for turning off Do Not Disturb mode

Do Not Disturb is one of the most underrated features of iOS that allows users to simply put their iPhone into a ‘Do Not Disturb’ mode, meaning you won’t get calls or alerts when this mode is turned on. The best thing about this feature is that you can schedule it on your device, so if you don’t want to be disturbed, for example while you are sleeping at night then you can configure...

Carpe Diem: Add Calendar, Stocks, quick compose and other widgets in Reachability

We recently told you about ReachWeather tweak that allows users to add current weather conditions to the empty section of Reachability mode. If you liked the idea behind that tweak then Carpe Diem is another hack that you should check out. Carpe Diem takes making use of Reachability’s blank space to the next level by allowing users to choose from a variety of widgets that they can add on their iPhone...

Bring minimalistic look to your lockscreen with LockSmoother+ tweak

If you are looking for a tweak that would allow you to change different aspects your device’s lockscreen then look no further as LockSmoother+ packs all the features you need to achieve this task. It comes with a wide range of features that allow you to customize even the most minor sections of the lockscreen, including its status bar, on-screen text, grabbers, blur and more. LockSmoother+ is compatible...

ReachWeather tweak puts current weather details in Reachability mode

The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sport large displays and because of that Apple added a dedicated feature to these devices called Reachability. With Reachability users can double tap on the Touch ID button to pull down the top section of the app so they can tap on the buttons that are difficult to reach while using their device with one hand. Reachability feature is great, however there’s one...

iOS Terminal lets you perform system administration tasks on your iPhone or iPad

The Terminal app on OS X is a powerful tool that allows users to control and change different behaviors and settings of the operating system. Sadly there’s no Terminal app on either iPhone or iPad. However if you are jailbroken then the iOS Terminal app from Cydia can bring this missing application to your iOS device. While you won’t be able to perform all the functions with this app that you...

RoundDock brings OS X Yosemite like dock with rounded edges to iOS 8

With the release of Yosemite this year OS X’s iconic dock got a radical redesign, which is heavily inspired by the iOS icon dock. While the overall look of docks found in both operating systems is similar there’s also a notable difference between the two. The side edges on OS X Yosemite’s dock are rounded whereas on iOS the background blur goes from one side of the screen to the other...

Top 10 iPhone 6 cases you can buy for 2015

The iPhone 6 just like any other smartphone is vulnerable to scratches and cracks. If you want to stop the worst from happening to your beloved device then your best bet is to buy a protective case for it. As iPhone 6 has been out for a significant amount of time, for someone who is looking to buy a case to protect his or her device in 2015, there are plenty of options. To make it easier for you to buy...

How to use third-party photo editing tools in Photos app

One of the most notable features iOS 8 brought was that it allowed third-party app developers to integrate their applications into different parts of iOS. This enabled developers to add their own image filters and a variety of other tools right into the stock Photos application. Using this integration users can edit their photos right from the stock Photos app’s edit page using tools provided by apps...