Tag Archives: jailbreak

DisplayCandy Adds Amazing App Launch, Close and Switch Animations


It’s no coincidence that a lot of the coolest jailbreak tweaks on the market contain animation-based functions. DisplayCandy is no different. It adds a number of insane animations to your app switching, launching or closing. All of which look amazing, and some even better than the standard iOS switch animation. Check out the video below… Read More

Zephyr Updated With New Feature


If you’ve been into jailbreaking for a long time, or searched around much for the most popular jailbreak tweaks – chances are you’ve definitely come into contact with Zephyr. Zephyr is a tweak which allows for multi-tasking gestures on the iPhone or iPod touch, and it is considered one of the most useful tweaks available… Read More

Dash Reinvents The iOS App Switcher


If you liked the alternate app switcher ‘Aero’ which came out a few months ago, chances are you’re going to absolutely love this new tweak by the same developer. It is titled ‘Dash’, and it claims to be the ‘App Switcher. Remodelled.’ It’s just that too, a very polished and functional jailbreak tweak which feels… Read More

CamTime Adds a Camera Shutter Timer To The iOS Camera


One of the things that is lacking within the iOS camera, is the ability to customise it. Of course, this is pretty standard across the whole of iOS – but on the camera it’s particularly prominent, since the software supplied by Apple is pretty limited. However CamTime is a new jailbreak tweak which aims to… Read More

StatusBulletin Allows For More Screen-Efficient Notifications

Status Bulletin

Recently, a whole host of screen saving jailbreak tweaks have come out for the iPhone. First we had Maximization, then was Monocle, DietBulletin & more. Another has hit Cydia’s virtual shelves, and it is named ‘StatusBulletin’. If you can place together the clues from the other jailbreak tweak names, you may be able to guess what this… Read More

App Switcher Status Bar

Status Bar

Have you ever noticed that whenever you invoke the stock app switcher in iOS, that it removes the status bar from your screen for the duration of time that you are in the app switcher? You may not have, I certainly hadn’t. However let me jog your memory: As you can see from this screenshot,… Read More

MissonBoard Brings An iOS Concept To Life


A couple of months ago, a concept video created by Joost Van Der Ree, hit the technological interwebs. It was picked up by a number of different blogs, and other outlets, due to it’s interesting ideas and stunning design work. As always, the jailbreak community has been the quickest to respond, with a new tweak… Read More

DietBulletin Thins Your Notification Banners


Ryan Petrich is one of the cornerstone developers among the jailbreaking community. A while ago I showed you his jailbreak tweak: Monocle, which allowed your iPhone applications to run in fullscreen mode, and now he’s done it again. DietBulletin is his newest tweak, and it essentially ‘thins’ the notification banners on the iPhone or iPod… Read More

JBN Is Giving Away 20 Copies Of ‘MiniBanners Pro’!

MiniBanners Pro

I cover a lot of jailbreak tweaks here on JBN, and as such, see a lot of pretty rubbishy ones. However one which really stuck out to me was ‘MiniBanners Pro‘. This is essentially the paid version of the free tweak ‘MiniBanners‘, and it really is pretty awesome. In celebration of the 350,000+ downloads for… Read More

SpringMusic Is a Must-Have For People Who Use App Switcher Alternatives


If you use a third party app switcher on your jailbroken iDevice, chances are you’ve run into the issue that many face – lack of media controls. It’s actually what stops me from using app switcher alternatives, because I tend to use my media controls in the switcher all the time, thus can’t do without… Read More

SpringQuote Is The Inspirational Tweak That All Jailbreakers Need [Sarcasm Enclosed]


You may be the type of person that needs to be given a boost during the day, and if this is you, please forgive me for slightly bashing this new jailbreak tweak entitled ‘SpringQuotes’. It is a new addition into cydia which, once installed, will add scrolling ‘inspirational’ quotes onto your springboard. I’m not one… Read More