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CallReply tweak lets you accept or decline calls through a banner

When you receive a call on your iPhone, the call screen covers the whole display until the phone is ringing. In the meantime you cannot continue using your device. So you either have to decline the call or wait for the phone to stop ringing, in case you don’t want to pick it up. The new CallReply tweak, which is still in beta solves this problem by displaying a banner that shows ‘Accept’...

Bragi tweak improves the look of Control Center’s music section, adds reachability widget

Control Center has become an integral part of the iOS experience. It gives us quick access to toggles, app shortcuts and music controls. Having music controls in the Control Center has certainly made the life of iPhone and iPad users easier, as they don’t have to open the Music app just to perform basic functions. Now they can control music from any app by simply sliding up on the screen. The new...

Sentinel tweak shows call history for blocked numbers, blocks Unknown calls

iOS has a built-in call block feature that allows users to block any number from calling or texting their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Blocking and unblocking any number using this iOS functionality is fairly easy. While it is a great feature, it is still very limited. Sentinel tweak increases the power of the call block feature of iPhone by displaying a call history of numbers that tried calling you and...

FutureLock tweak adds gorgeous looking widgets to lockscreen

FutureLock is a new lockscreen tweak that has been made to realize a concept design that surfaced a few weeks ago. The tweak replaces the boring old lockscreen with widget based UI, which allows users to instantly access pending notifications. In addition to beautifully displaying notifications it also displays a welcome message on top followed by current weather report. This tweak makes sure you get all...

MusicTransport allows you to Rick Roll your friends (among other things)

When I first saw MusicTransport on Cydia, I knew I had to try it. I had been wanting a tweak like this for a while. Basically, MusicTransport allows you to select a Song or Voice Memo and it plays the file you selected to the other person you are talking with. You can use the tweak in the native Phone app, along with FaceTime, WhatsApp, Viber, Messenger, Skype, and Tango. The description says there are...

Adaptive Bar tweak colorizes app navigation bars and keyboard with icon’s color

The new Adaptive Bar tweak allows users to customize the look of different stock and third-party apps by adding a theme to the navigation bar, button bar and the keyboard. The tweak gives a unique look to each app, greatly changing its overall appearance in the process. Adaptive Bar automatically adds a color tint to the bars and keyboard of the app. It chooses which color to apply by looking at the...

Confirmed: iPhone 6s event to take place on September 9th

Apple has finally announced the official date for the iPhone 6s event and has sent out the invitations to major media outlets. The event that will take place on September 9th will be held in Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. The invite graphic that was sent out carries a tagline, which says “Hey Siri, give us a hint.”. This tagline many speculate hints towards the release of new Apple TV with Siri....

Portal for iOS lets you transfer large files to iPhone over WiFi

The Portal app for iOS makes it possible for users to instantly transfer files from their computer to iPhone or iPad. The app communicates with the computer wirelessly over the WiFi network, which means the transfers are fast and reliable. Users can transfer many files of different kinds at once as well as...

Developer finds Force Touch related code in iOS

iOS developer Hamza Sood has posted what appears to be Force Touch related code found in iOS. The developer tweeted the image above with accompanied text in which he says Apple has been testing trackpad like keyboard gestures on the upcoming iPhone 6s. As you can see in the image above the code includes commands like ‘UITextSelectionSettings’ and ‘enableDeepPress’, which clearly...

TranslateMe add-on lets you translate any text in a few taps

When you are browsing the web and come across a website that is in another language, you have to copy the text and paste it into some app or another website in order to translate it. This is not just the case when browsing the Internet, as you can also receive an email written in a foreign language or have a note etc. The new TranslateMe add-on for ActionMenu tweak makes the life of iOS users easier by...