Tag Archives: ios

Extensibility lets apps step outside the sandbox, create widgets

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At WWDC today, Apple announced Extensibility, a new API which lets apps communicate with each other to step outside the sandbox. This will let third party applications work together, as well as with default Apple apps. Photo filters are one possible use, but there are many more. Another thing that Extensibility enables is widgets. This… Read More

Evasi0n7 version 1.0.6 released to jailbreak iOS 7.0.6 untethered

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Apple recently released iOS 7.0.6 to combat a severe security flaw that allowed an attacker to bypass SSL verification. ALL USERS ARE ADVISED TO UPGRADE IMMEDIATELY. This bug could have very serious consequences if it is not addressed soon. The Evad3rs released the latest version of their tool, which should be able to be used… Read More

Leaked screenshots of ‘iOS in the Car’ appear on Twitter

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Developer Steve Troughton-Smith today tweeted several pictures of Apple’s new ‘iOS in the Car’ feature which was first announced at WWDC 2013. These pictures, although not authenticated, give some insight as to what exactly Apple’s planned interface for Maps looks like as it is used in the car. The purpose of iOS in the Car… Read More

Apple SVP Phil Schiller tweets link to Android-critical report

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Today, Apple marketing executive Phil Schiller tweeted a link to a Cisco’s 2014 security report which blames Android devices for 99% of mobile malware. This report comes a year after Schiller tweeted out another report noting a significant increase in such malware. Cisco 2014 Security Report http://t.co/rd6M6yUXnU — Philip Schiller (@pschiller) January 21, 2014 According… Read More

Tips and tricks to improve battery life on iOS 7!

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As technology in general continues to get smaller, more powerful and just generally more awesome, battery technology stays static. This means that to power out more demanding phones, we need a bigger battery. For this reason smartphones, and more specifically the iPhone, rarely will last a day of excessive usage. I regularly have to boost… Read More

Best iPhone 5s/5 Apps

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As you probably already know, the new iPhone 5s has been released and many users already own the device. I just want to highlight some great apps that you should get right when you get your new iDevice. Most of these are free, but you better hurry up and download them before the price goes… Read More

xRec records screens of jailbroken and non-jailbroken phones alike

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Today we have news of a new app that has found its way onto the App Store, that allows users to record the screen of their device, much like Ryan Petrich’s Display Recorder app for jailbroken devices. However, xRec, as it is called, is available for all users, regardless of jailbreak status. Apps like this… Read More

Best iOS 6 Themes & Tweaks – Cydia Picks Episode 11!

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iOS 6 Cydia Picks is a recurring show on JBN, where I show you various different packages that I think you’d enjoy installing on your jailbroken devices. I use an iPhone 5 to demonstrate, therefore the iPod Touch 5G will work with all of these packages, along with most devices that can be jailbroken. In… Read More

Create the look and feel of iOS 7 on iOS 6 – Cydia Picks #10!

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iOS 6 Cydia Picks is a recurring show on JBN, where I show you various different packages that I think you’d enjoy installing on your jailbroken devices. I use an iPhone 5 to demonstrate, therefore the iPod Touch 5G will work with all of these packages, along with most devices that can be jailbroken. In… Read More

Top 5 new features in iOS 7

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As I’m sure you’re aware, Apple released the new iteration of their mobile operating system just two days ago, iOS 7. What’s particularly interesting about this software release, is the fact that they have taken many queues from the Jailbreaking community and incorporated them into the stock software itself. There’s an absolute host of new… Read More

Best iOS 6 Themes & Tweaks – Cydia Picks Episode 9!

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iOS 6 Cydia Picks is a recurring show on JBN, where I show you various different packages that I think you’d enjoy installing on your jailbroken devices. I use an iPhone 5 to demonstrate, therefore the iPod Touch 5G will work with all of these packages, along with most devices that can be jailbroken. On… Read More

Unofficial iPhone App gMusic Adds Google’s Music Capabilities to iOS

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Last week, at Google IO  a new “All Access” streaming service  was unveiled available for Android users. Google did not comment on support for other devices and so far their service is only available on their own platform. Earlier this week an unofficial Google Music application was released that supports all the new features that were released. The app allows anyone that currently owns the… Read More

Best iOS 6 Themes & Tweaks – Cydia Picks Episode 8!

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iOS 6 Cydia Picks is a recurring show on JBN, where I show you various different packages that I think you’d enjoy installing on your jailbroken devices. I use an iPhone 5 to demonstrate, therefore the iPod Touch 5G will work with all of these packages, along with most devices that can be jailbroken. In… Read More