Jailbreak Round-Up: 10+ New Apps, Hacks and Tweaks for iPhone & iPad

first_imgAppStore Update Size: A helpful tweak for those with limited space, this lets you see the size of your App Store updates before downloading.ListLauncher: A simple tweak that lists all your apps on the Spotlight search screen n alphabetical order (99 cents) CallLock: This tweak fixes the iPhone 4’s proximity sensor issue by locking your iPhone’s screen when you make a phone call. The bug was supposedly fixed in iOS 4.1, but some people still claim to have issues. For those who haven’t yet or can’t upgrade, it can also be handy. (99 cents)Stealth Cam: The stealth cam app lets you take photos using your iPhone while the screen is turned off just by pressing the sleep button. Naughty or useful? (99 cents)TV Tube Sleep: Jealous of the cool “shut off” effect on the Nexus S which plays an animation that looks just like the image you would see when shutting off an old TV set? A new tweak brings it to the iPhone, too. (99 cents) RetinaPad: For the iPad, this tweak lets you view retina-optimized apps in HD on your iPad, even when maximized in 2x mode. ($2.99) Tags:#Apple#How To#mobile#web What it Takes to Build a Highly Secure FinTech … Role of Mobile App Analytics In-App Engagement CustomBadges: Lets you change the badge icons for your apps from “wiggle mode.” (Free) Related Posts All the apps are available in Cydia, just do a search to find them. If you haven’t ever jailbroken your iPhone or iPad, you can find our latest guide here.center_img Why IoT Apps are Eating Device Interfaces vWallpaper for iPad: The vWallpaper app for iPhone now works to provide animated wallpaper on the iPad, too. Move Lockscreen to Unlock: This new tweak lets you move the entire lockscreen out of the way to unlock your phone, instead of using a slider. Pull to Refresh Safari: This tweak lets you pull down on a Safari page to refresh the site. (Free)?iRetiner GUI: This tweak changes the icons for unoptimized apps appear as if they were created for Retina display. (Free)Icon Renamer: This tweak lets you change the name of your icons, currently not possible on a non-jailbroken phone. (Free) Last year, we examined the many reasons why people jailbreak (that is, hack) their iPhones, with two articles detailing some of the best apps out there for jailbreakers. In August, we shared a list of several top apps, including the ever-useful Wi-Fi hotspot app MyWi, hacks that let you use FaceTime over 3G, tools for unlocking a phone and other tweaks and customizations. In October, we provided a list of 30 more reasons to jailbreak, which detailed new homescreen customizations and other applications.But the jailbreaking community is always innovating, and there are new things released every day. Let’s look at some of the latest additions.Multifl0w 2.1: An update to the older app Multifl0w brings an entirely new (and very webOS-like) way to interact with your iPhone applications. Instead of using the multitasking bar, the new multifl0w lets you flip through open apps like cards. sarah perez The Rise and Rise of Mobile Payment Technologylast_img read more

Rally by Kashmiri separatists foiled

first_imgThe authorities on Friday foiled a march called by separatists in Kashmir by placing parts of Srinagar and Anantnag under security restrictions.All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik were either detained or placed under house arrest during the day. Security forces erected barricades in Srinagar and along the National Highway connecting the city with Anantnag. Train services were stopped in south Kashmir. No Friday prayers were allowed at the historic Jamia Masjid. “Why is the government choking our political activities if it believes in democracy?” the APHC chairman said.“Hundreds killed” The Mirwaiz alleged that “hundreds of people, mostly youth, have been killed in the ‘Operation All-Out’”.“The dictatorial approach of those in power is highly condemnable. The government has conceded its defeat by disallowing the rally,” the Mirwaiz added.last_img read more