Tag Archives: 2012

Building an awesome budget Mac [Part 1]


As I’m sure many of you are aware, I edit a lot of video. Which means I have to have a machine that is able to keep up with the sheer amount of content that I produce for my YouTube channel, and you guys here on JBN. For the past few months, I have been using a… Read More

Best Jailbreak Tweaks Of September 2012!

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Before we start, I will just apologise quickly for this episode of the best tweaks of 2012 being so obtusely late, however better late than never right? With the release of the iPhone 5, september was a little bit on the lackluster side for jailbreak tweaks – however we have of course found you 3 pretty awesome… Read More

Watch JailbreakCon 2012 Live


JailbreakCon 2012 will be opening  at around 9 A.M today. The event will be fully live streamed by the staff and available on Ustream. We are here live at the event and will report any information as it is announced. As we mentioned before Saurik (creator of Cydia), Pod2G (hacker behind many jailbreaks including 5.1.1 untethered), Chronic Dev… Read More

Apple Earpods Full ‘Ears On’ Review


After a few days with the new Apple Earpods, I can safely say they are a significant upgrade from the older version of Apple headphones. The same earphones have been used by Apple for quite some time, and this is the first refresh they’ve received since 2006 – so are they worth the $30 Apple are asking?… Read More

Best Cydia Alternative – Yak


httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsRljlagrFA Follow @EatMyApplez Sick and tired of the not so clean and welcoming UI of Cydia? Well than Yak is for you! Yak is an alternative to the Cydia store and is themed just like Apples on App Store! (Yak is available for free in the BigBoss Repo) You can browse for Cydia apps based on… Read More

iOS 6 Simulator Confirms New iPhone Screen Size Changes


The most common rumor revolving around the new iPhone has the be the possibility of a new screen size. While we have seen many prototypes that could easily be fake, a more reliable rumor has surfaced from 9To5Mac. The updated iOS 6 simulator that accompanies Xcode features some small changes that could potentially mean a lot for the new phone. When tested at the resolution of… Read More

JailbreakCon 2012 schedule


JailbreeakCon 2012 is coming up folks and if you haven’t gotten your tickets to this event on September 29 then you better head here to get them. The largest gathering of jailbreak fanatics is going to be held in San Francisco, California at the South San Francisco Conference Center. The people at JailbreakCon, has released… Read More

imVerge Retina – An Awesome Winterboard Theme


httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVoNPCDMbBU&feature=youtu.be Follow @EatMyApplez Want to give your iDevice that awesome customized look but don’t want to make it too complicated? Well here is the perfect theme for you, imVerge Retina. This Springboard theme gives your iDevice a brilliant clean look and feel. It automatically themes all of your app icons as well as folders. imVerge… Read More

WSJ Claims iPad Mini Production Is Starting In September

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Yesterday’s rumor of a smaller iPad coming this October seemed a little far-fetched and unlike Apple. Many of the comments we received claimed there was no way this was true, and wondered what would happen to the iPod Touch if this became a reality. Surprisingly, the Wall Street Journal reported today that suppliers are gearing up… Read More

Macbook Pro Retina Display 2012 Review [Video]


Last week, we finally got our hands on the new Macbook Pro with retina support. Using our new computers for almost a week now we thought it was the perfect time to review the laptop. Display Retina display: 15.4-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2880-by-1800 resolution at 220 pixels per inch with support for… Read More

Watch WWDC 2012 – Live Video Stream

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Independent channels on Ustream often are able to broadcast most of the event event. Their video quality may not great, however they are the best way to go if you want to know whats happening in real time. Below we embedded a stream that looks like will cover the event. Broadcasting live with Ustream… Read More

WWDC 2012 – Full Coverage Here At JailbreakNation

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WWDC 2012 starts tomorrow and in preparation we upgraded our servers. We apologize for today’s downtime as we encountered multiple problems that took us a while to resolve. Now that we are finally back up we want to mention that we will be hard at work tomorrow morning writing updating everyone on Apple’s announcements at their keynote. Be sure to check back tomorrow at 10:00 am… Read More

2 Sweet Lockscreens for iPhone & iPod Touch


httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtEv93DGvSM&feature=g-upl Been in need of that next cool thing for your lockscreen? Well here are two great tweaks that will have your iPhone/iPod unlocking with style. First up is PaperLock, which is available for $3 in Cydia. This tweak lets you unlock your device like turning the page to a book. If you’ve ever used… Read More