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Developers can now add 200 iOS devices to their Apple accounts

One of the biggest complains iOS developers had from Apple was the limitation of adding no more than 100 devices to their Apple developers account for beta testing of apps. While the 100 devices limit was annoying for smaller developers it was even a bigger problem for large companies who usually have hundreds of people working on a project. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Now...

CodeScrambler tweak makes it harder for others to find out your passcode

New CodeScrambler tweak from Cydia aims to make passcode feature even more secure by shuffling the buttons on lockscreen’s numpad. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); One of the best ways to keep your personal data on the iPhone secure is by using the built-in passcode feature. This feature of iOS restricts the access to the iPhone or any other iOS device to anyone who...

Add app size to the delete menu with Uninstall Application Size tweak

A new Cydia hack called the Uninstall Application Size tweak is now available that adds a really nice feature to iOS’s application delete menu. Sometimes we reach the stage  when there’s further free space available on our iOS device. At this stage we have to delete some of the apps we have downloaded previously in order to free up space to install new apps or other types of data. Now when...

Skype gains HD video calling on iPhone 5 and iPad 4

The Skype apps for both iPhone and iPad has received an update recently that brings HD quality video calling to latest Apple devices. From now on users of iPhone 5 and iPad 4 will be able to make high quality video calls to their friends and family using the free Skype service. The new feature is only available to devices that have HD front cameras, which means devices such as iPhone 4S and iPad 3 that...

Track your data usage in real-time with DataMan app for iPhone

Several studies suggest that iPhone users consume more data than users of other smartphones. This means that if you are an iPhone user then chances are that you overuse your limited data and have to pay the price at the end of the month with extra charges. This usually happens because there is no easy way of tracking how much data you have consumed on your iPhone. To solve this problem we suggest the DataMan...

Apple expected to launch iPhone 5S on September 10

We are about to get into the time of the year in which we usually get a new model of iPhone. This year is going be no different as Apple is all set to release another model of iPhone largely dubbed as the iPhone 5S. While we were pretty sure that iPhone 5S was going to get announced in the months of September or October we didn’t had a date backing that speculation. That changed recently as AllThingsD,...

Add Calendar to iOS’s Notification Center With CalendarX Tweak

CalendarX tweak is a new Cydia hack for jailbroken iOS devices that adds a fully functional and feature-filled calendar to the Notification Center. CalendarX tweak adds a standalone calendar to Notification Center that is in no way connected with the stock Calendar.app. This tweak is much more than just a calendar that tells the current data to the users. It allows them to add events to any date and shift...

Get taste of iOS 7 with Aero weather app for iPhone

iOS 7 features a completely new look that is a lot different from how the mobile OS used to look before. The new interface was a big news not only because it changed the way iOS looks and feels but also because all apps that are already available or will be released in the future will also add a similar design. iOS 7 has not been released yet but that has not stopped third party developers to design their...

Apple releases iOS 7 beta 5 – here are the changes

After more than a week of previous beta’s release Apple has today seeded iOS 7 beta 5 to its community of registered developers. Just like Beta 4 this one also brings several changes to the design and adds many improvements to the mobile operating system. The update has been released for all supported models of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and is available through OTA. Along with iOS 7 beta 5 Apple...

iOS 7 will allow users to ‘improve Maps’ by sharing information about frequently visited places

With the release of iOS 7 Apple will allow users to help the company in improving Apple Maps service in their area. When Apple made its Maps service publicly available along with the release of iOS 6 it was met with a lot of justified criticism due to its flaws and inaccuracies. Apple accepted the problems with its new Maps service for iOS and promised to fix it. Since its release the Apple Maps service...

Replace Slide to unlock with Nintendo-like game controller with Control Unlocker tweak

A new tweak called Control Unlocker has been released in Cydia that allows users to replace the slide to unlock button from their iPhone’s lockscreen with a nostalgic game controller. The tweak adds a classic Nintendo-like game controller on the lockscreen complete with its four buttons for direction as well as ‘A’ and ‘B’ buttons. The Control Unlocker tweak can be configured...

Add Galaxy S4’s Smart Pause feature to iPhone with FaceHalt tweak

FaceHalt tweak is a new addition to the Cydia store that brings Galaxy S4’s Smart Pause feature to iPhone 5 and other iOS devices. When Samsung Galaxy S4 was released one of the most touted feature of this flagship smartphone was its Smart Pause. Smart Pause feature is a unique feature of Galaxy S4 that pauses a video when you are not looking at the screen. It uses the built-in sensors to detect the...