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IconsLock Provides System Level Power Functions On Your Lockscreen

IconsLock

Within the jailbreaking community, there are many ways to produce the same function. Unfortunately, IconsLock falls into this category. It places 4 system level functions (power functions) on your lockscreen, which are: respring, power off, restart and safe mode. Be sure to check out the video below to see how these actually function: As you… Read More

Ayecon For iPad Sets A New Benchmark For iPad Themes

Ayecon

Themes on the iPad have always been one of these things that could potentially work, but have never been executed particularly well. Today, this is all changed with the introduction of ‘Ayecon’ for iPad. If you didn’t catch my post about Ayecon for the iPhone a while back, I recommend you go and check that out. Of… Read More

How To Jailbreak A Device With A Broken Homebutton On OS X Mountain Lion

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Currently, the only jailbreak tool for use with OS X mountain lion is ‘Redsn0w’. However, myself, like many other people have problems with the home button on their device malfunctioning. Thus needing to jailbreak to sort it out. Redsn0w famously requires you to place your device in DFU mode before the jailbreak takes place –… Read More

ChooseMyFunction V2 Allows You To Assign Custom Functions To An Application

MyFunction

When I first downloaded ChooseMyFunction, the first thing which struck me was it’s similarity to ‘Dreamcoin‘, which I covered a few weeks back. This is because they run on pretty much the same prinicpal. They place an app icon on your homescreen, which can be assigned custom functions. Such as respring, turn off, safe mode… Read More

NCFullStatusBar Gives More Information For Notification Center on iPad

NCFullStatusBar

Whenever you’re playing a fullscreen game on an iPad, and you happen to invoke notification centre, the only information you are presented with from the original status bar is the time. NCFullStatusBar aims to fix this. Once installed, you have the option to use it always, or only within full screen applications. Once you select… Read More

Ayecon Gets Liveclock Addon Goodness

Ayecon Liveclock

When I first posted about the benchmark iOS theme ‘Ayecon‘. I thought it was pretty much perfect. It just works, and will turn pretty much any iOS layout into a beautiful one. However recently with the update of Liveclock to iOS 5.1 compatibility, the clock icon has been sticking out like a sore thumb on… Read More

Pink Instagram Does What It Says On The Tin

Pink Instagram

Go on… Admit it… You’ve always wanted a pink version of Instagram, haven’t you? I thought so. Well your yearnings have been answered in the form of the very imaginatively named ‘Pink Instagram’ (though I think the author was really missing out on ‘Pinkstagram’). This winterboard theme will effectively turn your whole user interface for instagram pink.… Read More

Monocle Improves The Fullscreen App Experience

Monacle

Only yesterday, a tweak was released into cydia by developer Rud0lf77, which allowed you to remove the status bar of any application you were in. This effectively turned every application fullscreen on the iPhone. Today, this idea has been built on by one of the flagship jailbreak tweak designers Ryan Petrich. Petrich has taken the… Read More

Protect Your Tech With The Capdase mKeeper 300a Backpack [Review]

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A techie’s worst nightmare is going travelling without their gadgets. Why? Because it’s the first thing most of us think about! Whenever I am out and about, I ensure my iPhone, iPad and whatever tech I happen to have with me is on my personal at all times. However whilst travelling for long journeys, where… Read More

Handwriting Recognition Enables Handwriting Text Input for iDevices

Handwriting

Ever since the release of handwriting text input for google searching, I’ve been wondering when this jailbreak tweak would be released. As always, the community didn’t keep me waiting for long – enter ‘Handwriting Recognition’. Handwriting Recognition does pretty much exactly what it says on the tin. Enables handwriting recognition for your iDevice. You access… Read More

NotiPad Just Got a Whole Lot More Awesome

NotiPaf

So most of you will probably know about the jailbreak tweak ‘Notipad’. I originally decided not to cover this due to the fact that ‘Banners+‘ did pretty much exactly the same thing, but it was free. The developer of NotiPad no doubt saw these complaints, and decided to add a ton of extra functionality to… Read More

Minimal Weather Allows You To Have a Live Weather Icon (No Jailbreak!)

LiveWeather

Here at JBN, we love jailbreaking. Don’t get me wrong, I couldn’t even own an iPhone without the ability to jailbreak it. However whenever something jailbreak-related is made functional without a jailbreak, we get a little bit excited. Enter Minimal Weather. MinimalWeather.com is an HTML 5 coded website, which allows you to have a (semi)live… Read More