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Best Cydia tweaks for iOS 8 everyone should download (2015)

iOS 8 jailbreak has been out for a while now and almost all popular tweaks have been updated to support it. In addition to older tweaks getting updated there’s a wide range of new releases that we saw over the past few months. These releases contain some amazing gems that every iPhone, iPad and iPod touch user should try on their device. To help you find the best and must have iOS 8 Cydia tweaks available...

Locaate makes finding businesses on iPhone easier

As we have mostly completed the transition of moving our web searches from desktop computers to mobile devices it has become important to have the right sources at your disposal. There are many applications and web apps that let you quickly find businesses around your area. Joining them is a new business directory service called Locaate. What makes Locaate so good is its responsive design, which works on all...

My Widgets app lets you put useful widgets in NC’s Today View

With the arrival of iOS 8 everyone’s favorite mobile operating system finally gained widgets that allow users to perform different functions and access useful information instantly. There are many apps in the App Store that take advantage of this new iOS feature and one of them is My Widget. This app allows users to put a variety of widgets to the ‘Today View’ section of the notification center...

AppNoti notifies you when app has finished downloading

The size of apps is getting bigger and bigger, which means downloading them also takes longer than before. iOS doesn’t notify the user when an app has completed the download process, which is fine however many times the wait is so long you even forget that you initiated the download. The new AppNoti tweak,...

iOS 8.1.3 now available for download, get the direct links here

As expected Apple has released the iOS 8.1.3 software update for all iPhones, iPads and iPod touch and it is now available for download. The build number for this release is 12B466. As usual the update is available OTA from iOS’s Settings app as well as through iTunes. Additionally you can download the firmware file using the direct links given below. As with most point updates iOS 8.1.3 focuses on bug...

Anchor tweak lets you place icons anywhere on the homescreen

The icon placement on the iOS homescreen is fixed, which means unlike your desktop computer you cannot place the icons anywhere you like. This is not the ideal behavior as being able to put icons freely allows users to create icon set ups that suit their style and the way they use their device. There have been...

How to take better photos with your iPhone without much effort

iPhone is the most popular camera device in the world, not because it takes great photos but because it is always present with you. As more and more people rely on their iPhones and even iPads to capture the best moments of their lives, there are a few tips that they need to follow to make sure their photos maintain the best picture quality possible. In this post we will share 5 useful tips that every iPhone user...

Touch ID not working properly? Here’s the fix

The Touch ID scanner in iPhones and iPads is amazing to say the least. For most users it works without any problems, however as with any piece of technology you may start seeing issues with it causing slowness and misreads. Many users complain about Touch ID not being able to read their fingerprint properly or taking longer than usual to complete the task. A simple fix to this problem is to retrain the Touch...

Add quick reply feature to Telegram app’s banners with Envelope tweak

iOS 8’s quick reply feature is great but sadly it is limited to the stock Messages application only. Previously we have covered many tweaks that bring this all important feature to popular apps like WhatsApp. Now a new tweak called Envelope, which has been released in Cydia brings the very same functionality to WhatsApp’s rival app Telegram. This will allow jailbreak users to reply to incoming...

NCBrowser 8 adds a web browser to iPhone’s Notification Center

How many times has it happened when you have to leave the app you are currently using and launch Safari in order to open a website. Then after finding the info you were looking for you have to return to that app again. This process shouldn’t be this long as you should be able find the info you are looking for without leaving the app you are currently using. The NCBrowser 8 tweak realizes that as it allows...

Get iOS 6’s app switcher on iOS 8 with ClassicSwitcher tweak

iOS 7 and iOS 8 sport a redesigned app switcher screen that takes up the whole screen and features large preview cards for all the running apps. While many people like this new look others don’t. If you belong to the later category of users then ClassicSwitcher tweak can help. Our longtime readers would be familiar with this tweak as it was released around a year ago for iOS 7. Today ClassicSwitcher...