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Forums: World of Goo HD review, Black Status Icons, Safari Parental Controls

Forums: World of Goo HD review, Black Status Icons, Safari Parental Controls

We're running through this week as if it were our last. But, there has been plenty of great content posted up for you all so be sure to check it all out. If you missed out on anything, you want to use the blogs to get yourself caught up to speed. Once you're done that, if you're still looking for...
Apple approved apps leak more private data than their jailbroken counterparts

Apple approved apps leak more private data than their jailbroken counterparts

Apple has always been known to heavily curate their App Store, like Walmart, while the jailbroken alternative, Cydia, has always been looked at as more open, like a market. It turns out, however, official App Store apps may leak your data far more than their unapproved, jailbreak counterparts....
How to update jailbreak apps through Cydia

How to update jailbreak apps through Cydia

Jailbreak apps and tweaks have to updated just like apps you buy from the official App Store. While the process is a bit different, Cydia, the jailbreak app store, makes it pretty simple. Much like the App Store, Cydia will let you know when you've got updates available for any apps installed on...
The agony and the ecstasy of Cydia, the jailbreak app store

The agony and the ecstasy of Cydia, the jailbreak app store

Cydia is the jailbreak app store -- the place to get all the great, useful, functional programs that for various reasons Apple doesn't allow in the official iTunes App Store, like in-app SMS, themes that change the look of your entire phone, quick toggles for Wi-Fi or Bluetooth settings, and much...
Forums: Image quality with third-party casings, Scared to Jailbreak

Forums: Image quality with third-party casings, Scared to Jailbreak

It's Monday again and we've kicked this one off in full gear. If you happened to miss out on anything from the weekend or earlier today, be sure to get yourself caught up. Once you're done that, if you're still looking for more iOS goodness then check out the iMore forums. You can register now to...
Mail Enhancer for jailbreak review

Mail Enhancer for jailbreak review

Get custom signatures, notifications, and highlights for iPhone Mail with Mail Enhancer for jailbreak Mail Enhancer adds a great deal of extra functionality to your jailbroken iPhone, including the ability to set custom signatures for different accounts, tailored notifications, advanced mail...
Apple TV jailbreak package aTV Flash (black) gets updated with automated firmware backups, playback improvements and more

Apple TV jailbreak package aTV Flash (black) gets updated with automated firmware backups, playback improvements and more

The fine folks from Firecore have been hard at work on their aTV Flash (black) package for jailbroken AppleTVs and have just released a new update that allows all-new firmware backup options, new localizations for our international readers, and playback enhancements. The Apple TV is an...
How to set up custom gestures with Activator for iPhone and iPad [Jailbreak]

How to set up custom gestures with Activator for iPhone and iPad [Jailbreak]

Activator allows you to launch apps or utilities on your jailbroken iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with a quick swipe, tap, or button press. Swipe up from the bottom of your screen to quick compose a text, double tap the status bar to bring up SBSettings, or shake your device to take a screenshot....

Apps & Accessories Live 01: Video editors, Launch Center, and glowing Apple logos

Georgia, Seth, and Rene talk about copy-cat apps, iMovie vs. Avid, Launch Center, Jailbreak apps for iOS 5, as well as cases with stands, iPhone guns, and glowing Apple logo mods. This is Apps & Accessories Live! Subscription information coming soon! Right now you can enjoy Apps &...
Get Siri to launch apps, do translations, have a conversation, and more with AssistantExtensions for iPhone 4S [jailbreak]

Get Siri to launch apps, do translations, have a conversation, and more with AssistantExtensions for iPhone 4S [jailbreak]

AssistantExtensions is a jailbreak app for iPhone 4S that greatly enhances what you can do with Apple's Siri virtual assistant, including voice activation, app launching, translation, and more. Developers can even add their own, custom commands via a new plug-in architecture. That means, unlike...
The week in iPhone and iPad news

The week in iPhone and iPad news

With the launch of the Mobile Nations Fitness Month odds are you were probably out and about being active and doing things that, unfortunately, led to you missing some great news. Fear not, we know things get in the way, and news can be easy to miss so, let's check out some of the highlights from...
iMore editors app picks of the week for February 4, 2012 [Giveaway]

iMore editors app picks of the week for February 4, 2012 [Giveaway]

Every week a few of us from team iMore will bring you our current favorite, most fun and useful App Store apps, WebApps, jailbreak apps, even the occasional accessory, web site, or desktop app if the mood strikes us. As long as they’re iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch related, they’re fair game. To...
Forums: February fitness month, win an iPad 3, Game Center sync

Forums: February fitness month, win an iPad 3, Game Center sync

We've blown through a ton of content this week so if you happened to miss out on anything, make sure you jump back a page or six and get yourself caught up. If you're looking to talk more, head on into the iMore forums and hang out! You can register now to get started today and while you're at it...
Only 6 days left to help keep jailbreak exemption in DMCA -- act now!

Only 6 days left to help keep jailbreak exemption in DMCA -- act now!

We have only 6 days left to help keep the jailbreaking exemption to the U.S. DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) alive and well, and we need everyone's help to do it. The jailbreaking exemption was granted by the Library of Congress in 2010 but not codified into the law, meaning it's set to...
Hands-on with Zephyr for the iPhone and iPod Touch [Jailbreak Apps]

Hands-on with Zephyr for the iPhone and iPod Touch [Jailbreak Apps]

If you're a jailbreaker looking to add a little more speed and functionality to multitasking on your iPhone or iPod touch, you'll want to check out Zephyr. We have talked about Zephyr before but we'll give you a close up look at what it does and the additional functionality it provides. There isn...
Add launch preferences to Phone.app with StartDial for iPhone [jailbreak]

Add launch preferences to Phone.app with StartDial for iPhone [jailbreak]

Have a jailbroken iPhone and wish you could better control how your actual phone application behaves? StartDial, available in Cydia now, will allow you to alter what tabs your phone application will open and when. StartDial is a simple tweak that allows you to chose the view to start with...
Greenpois0n Absinthe updated, offers bug fixes and Leopard compatibility

Greenpois0n Absinthe updated, offers bug fixes and Leopard compatibility

Absinthe, the untethered jailbreak utility for iPad 2 and iPhone 4S has been updated to version 0.4 bringing compatibility with Leopard as well as a few other bug fixes. Mac: added support for OSX 10.5, PPC and Intel CPU added consistency check on startup to make sure required files are in...
BiteSMS vs Messages+ for iOS 5: which should you use?

BiteSMS vs Messages+ for iOS 5: which should you use?

The amazingly functional and customizable BiteSMS takes on the deeply integrated and easy to use Messages+ in a battle of the jailbreak messaging apps Are you jailbroken on iOS 5 and wondering whether you should purchase BiteSMS or Messages+? Both applications add quick reply functionality and...
Add customization options to 'slide to unlock' text with Slider Pro [Jailbreak]

Add customization options to 'slide to unlock' text with Slider Pro [Jailbreak]

Slider Pro is a lightweight but useful jailbreak mod in Cydia that lets you customize the slide to unlock text on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. It comes with a handful of great presets including adding the date and time to your lock slider. Time and date are available in a number of different...
How to take a screen recording on your iPhone or iPad [Jailbreak app for that]

How to take a screen recording on your iPhone or iPad [Jailbreak app for that]

How do you record the screen of your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad? That's the question several of our readers have asked this week. Sure, you can use a fancy HDMI-out dongle and a video capture card to mirror and record your display if you have the hardware and can get it working right. But if you...

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