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ReachAll cydia tweak demoed

One of the new features available for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is called Reachability. When activated with a double tap on the TouchID Home button, the screen slides down so you can access the elements on top of the screen. ReachAll is a new tweak that brings this functionality to all iOS 8 compatible devices, even those without TouchID.

ReachAll

Reachability makes it easier to use the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus with one hand. The ReachAll tweak lets you use this feature on older devices with a smaller display and could be useful for those who have trouble reaching the top of the screen. This tweak works on devices with or without TouchID. On devices with TouchID such as the iPhone 5s, simply double tap on the Home button to use. For devices without a TouchID, an onscreen button enables this functionality. It works throughout iOS and can be dismissed by tapping on the screen.

You can enable/disable ReachAll from the Settings app, where you can also enable the Tap Box and change its position on the screen. This is what Reachability looks like on a 4-inch iOS device.

reachall-screen

ReachAll is available in the BigBoss repo for free and requires iOS 8 or later. Try it out and let us know if you find it useful.

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SBFlip cydia tweak demoed

With the release of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple released some device specific features such as Reachability and Lanscape Mode. The iPhone 6 Plus, due to its large size, isn’t easy to use with one hand. On the 6 Plus, Landscape Mode lets you change the orientation of the homescreen so you can use the device easily. A new Cydia tweak called SBFlip now brings this Landscape Mode to any iOS 8 compatible device.

SBFlip

SBFlip adds a landscape mode to your homescreen, but from some testing, it only works good with the iPhone 6. I noticed that on older iOS devices, even on a 4-inch display, the apps overlap each other when in landscape mode. Checkout the screenshot below, notice the dock?

SBFlip-screen

If you’re an iPhone 6 user and would like to have Landscape Mode on your device, then you need to try out this tweak. SBFlip is available in the BigBoss repo for free and works on iOS 8 and later only. Want to jailbreak your iPhone 6? Follow our tutorial on how to jailbreak iOS 8 and install Cydia manually.

Cydia tweaks compatible with iOS 8 untethered jailbreak

Have you jailbroken your iOS device on iOS 8 or later? If so, you’re probably wondering what tweaks have been updated to work with iOS 8. Below is a list of most of the tweaks that are currently working with the iOS 8 jailbreak. Most tweaks will be updated soon enough, now that Saurik has updated Cydia to support iOS 8 and also released a new Cydia Substrate package.

ios8-jailbreak

Other jailbreak developers such as Ryan Petrich (Activator) are also updating their tweaks to work with iOS 8.

Cydia Tweaks Working On iOS 8:

  • Accelerate
  • Action Menu
  • Alkaline
  • AllDrop
  • AlphaBadges
  • AltKeyboard 2
  • AnyAttach
  • AppColorClose
  • AppETA
  • Apple File Conduit 2
  • AppColorClose
  • Applocker
  • AppInfo
  • AndroidLock XT
  • Attachments+ for Mail
  • Barrel
  • Bars
  • Better Folders
  • Battery Percentage Enabler
  • BatteryLife
  • BatteryStatusBar
  • BetterPasscodeKeypad
  • BetterPowerDown
  • BetterWifi7
  • Bloard
  • bluePill
  • Blur Remover
  • BlurBar
  • BlurredMusicApp
  • BlurryBadges
  • BlurryBar
  • BlurryContrast
  • Boxy 2
  • BTstack
  • Burst mode
  • BytaFont 2
  • CamToggleBlur
  • CamVolZoom
  • CamZoomNoReset
  • CCHide
  • Chrome Downloader +
  • Classic iTunes
  • ClearFolders
  • CleverPin
  • ColorFlow
  • CyDelete
  • Cydia
  • Cylinder
  • Disable Parallax Effect
  • DisableCoverFlow7
  • Disk Pie
  • DotsGoDown
  • Effects+
  • EQUALarm
  • EXRingtones
  • f.lux
  • FaceOff 7
  • FakeCarrier
  • FakeClockUp
  • Facebook Unlimited Chat Heads
  • FBNoNeedMessenger
  • Filza File Manager
  • FiveIconDock
  • Flipswitch
  • Flurry
  • FolderCloser
  • FolderCustomizer
  • FullCameraLog
  • GhostPrefs
  • GroovyLock
  • HideMe7 Lite
  • IB Graphics Selector
  • IconRenamer
  • iCleaner
  • iCleaner Pro
  • Icon Renamer
  • Impulse
  • Instahancer
  • IntelliscreenX
  • iTouchsecure
  • iTunes Radio Scrubber
  • iTransmission 4
  • iTunes Radio Unlimited
  • iWidgets
  • JellyLock7
  • KeyShortcut Pro
  • Keywi 2
  • LabelShift
  • libhide
  • Live Effects Enabler
  • LocationFaker
  • Lock Screen Tool
  • LockHTML3
  • Lockify Pro
  • LockSpeed
  • LockKeyboard
  • Lumos
  • MaskMuter
  • MobileTSS
  • Mobius
  • MxTube
  • NewTerm
  • Nightmode
  • Nitrous
  • No Carrier Name
  • No Dock Labels
  • No Glint
  • NoAdStoreOpen
  • NoCameraGrabber
  • NoCoverFlow7
  • NoLockBounce
  • NoMotion
  • NoPageDots7
  • NoSlowAnimations
  • NoSpot
  • NoUpdateCircles
  • OpenSSH
  • OpenSSL
  • Pandora Downloader
  • PandoraSkips
  • PasswordPilot
  • Phantom for Snapchat
  • Poof
  • Power Tap
  • PowerApp
  • PreferenceLoader
  • Protube
  • RaiseToCall2
  • Record ‘n’ Torch
  • RocketBootstrap
  • RoundScreenCorners
  • SameStatus
  • Savegram
  • SbOpaqueClarity
  • Shazam On Start
  • ShowCase
  • SimplePasscodeButtons
  • Simplock
  • SiriNoConfirm
  • SixBar
  • SleekCode
  • SnapMoreText
  • Snes9x EX+
  • Snooze
  • SocialEnhancer
  • SpeedyHomey
  • SpotLock
  • StatusModifier
  • StatusPeek
  • Still Capture Enabler 2
  • SwipeShiftCaret
  • Tabless
  • Tage (updated)
  • TapToUnlock7
  • TimePasscode Pro
  • ToneEnabler
  • TransparentCameraBar
  • TransparentVolume
  • True iRadio
  • Tweebot 2 Classic Sounds
  • TypeAndTalk
  • unBold
  • Uniformity
  • UnlimTones
  • Unrestricted Folders Naming
  • vColor
  • Video Zoom Mod
  • Vine++
  • VirtualHome
  • Wifi Passwords
  • WhatsApp+
  • Zeppelin

In case you haven’t jailbroken your iOS device on iOS 8.x yet, you can follow our guide on how to jailbreak using the Pangu tool and install Cydia manually afterwards. If you come across any other tweaks that are working on iOS 8, but not listed here, then do let us know.

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Vine++ Cydia Tweak Demoed On iPhone

If you’ve used Vine before, then you know that you cannot download videos from the app. Some videos or ‘vines’ are so hilarious, that they need to be saved to your Camera Roll. The iOS app doesn’t allow you to do so. Enter Vine++, a new tweak that lets you download Vines from the iOS app. There are other tweaks and third party apps that do the same, but the more the merrier.

Vine++

Vine++ doesn’t come with any options. Once installed, you’ll see a small arrow at the corner of every Vine video. Tap on it and the video will simply download to your Camera Roll. The tweak also allows you to stop the autoplay feature, which can be very annoying.

vineplusplus2

The Disable Autoplay toggle can be found in the Vine iOS app settings. So if you like Vine videos and like to download them, you should try this tweak out. It’s available in the BigBoss repo for free. Try it out and let us know what you think of it in comments section.

Lockspeed jailbreak tweak demoed on iPhone

LockSpeed is a new tweak that lets you add speed dial options to your lockscreen. It’s similar to the Favorites section on the Phone app, but with this tweak, you can access them directly from the lockscreen.

Lockspeed

With this tweak installed, you no longer have to unlock your device to place a call to one of your favorites. It displays the first 9 contacts in your favorites list on a separate page on the lockscreen. To access this page, you simply have to swipe left on the screen and you can tap to call a contact. This can be very handy when you’re in a hurry to call your friend, girlfriend, parents etc.

You can Enable/Disable the tweak from the Settings app. LockSpeed shows your favorite contacts in circles, just like how the numbers are shown on the lockscreen. If your contact has an image, then the contact image is shown, otherwise you’ll only see the initials. Hence, it would be much better if you have images for your contacts!

lockspeed-screen

A useful tweak, don’t you think? LockSpeed is currently available in the BigBoss repo for $1.99. It isn’t compatible with the new iOS 8 jailbreak yet, but any device on iOS 7.0.x or later will be compatible. Try it out and let us know what you think of it.

Yes, you read that right. You can play/pause, increase/decrease volume, change the track and more using just gestures even when your screen is off. You don’t have to unlock your device or turn on the display. Of course you could use the controls on your earphone, but this would come in handy if your iOS device is playing music on a bluetooth device.

Impulse

Once you’ve installed Impulse, you can use the following gestures to invoke the respective actions:

  • Tap on the screen to play or pause a song.
  • Swipe left or right on the screen to go to change the track
  • Swipe up or down on the screen to increase or decrease the volume.

Also, the tweak only becomes active when there’s music playing, otherwise it sleeps to preserve battery. You can enable/disable the tweak from the Settings menu and also adjust the idle threshold. The threshold option lets you adjust how long you want the tweak to run after the music has stopped playing.

Another option called ‘Smart Tap’ makes sure that unwanted taps don’t happen and requires an additional tap before you can input gestures.

Impulse is available in the BigBoss repo for $1.99. It’ll work with any other third-party app as well. Try it out and let us know what you think of it.

Check out our Cydia Tweak List for more handy tweaks for your jailbroken iPhone, iPod touch or iPad.

If you are a fan of Minecraft, the popular sandbox world building adventure, you will be glad to know that there is a new free jailbreak tweak in Cydia called Minecraft Pocket Edition Cheats by iOS developers Kenny808 and ZahirSher, that brings a handful of awesome mods and cheats to Minecraft Pocket Edition. They are:

  • Infinite Health
  • Sprint
  • No Fall Damage
  • One Hit Kill
  • Instant Destroy
  • Immortal Mobs
  • Infinite Breath
  • Sneak (Use 3rd Person)
  • Mobs Move Faster
  • Mobs Don’t Move
  • Big Inventory
  • Full Armour
  • Ultimiate Stack Size
  • No Knockback
  • Weapons Last Longer
  • All Wolfs Are Tame
  • Cook Without Wood/Coal
  • Free Craft (Ingredients Don’t Get Removed When Crafting)
  • Mobs Can’t Jump
  • Mobs Is Looking At You
  • Mobs Don’t Attack
  • Extinguish Fire
  • Enderman Don’t Teleport
  • No Explode Effect
  • Zero Gravity
  • Never Get Stuck On Webs
  • Dirt Drops Block/Item (Enter The Block/Items ID On The Text)
  • No More Suffocate
  • Move On Lava

Minecraft Pocket Edition Cheats adds a preferences pane to the Settings application where you can configure its options. Check out the screenshots below for some examples.

Minecraft Pocket Edition Cheats before and after

Minecraft Pocket Edition Cheats cydia tweak

MCPE cheats jailbreak tweak

You can download Minecraft Pocket Edition Cheats from Cydia’s default BigBoss repository right now for free. It is compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. What do you think of these mods/cheats? Let us know in the comments section.

Be sure to check out our Cydia Tweak List page for more tweaks and hacks for your jailbroken iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.

Adding ringtones to your iOS device can be a real pain. Here’s a new Cydia tweak that makes downloading and adding ringtones to your iOS device painless. It’s called EZRingtones and lets you download ringtones from popular website Audiko and Zedge.

ezringtones

Apple doesn’t allow users to download ringtones and add them to the Ringtones list in iOS. With the help of the EZRingtones tweak, you can download your favourite ringtones from Audiko or Zedge and have them show up in the Ringtones list automatically.

To use EZRingtones, you’ll need to have both Audiko and Zedge apps installed. Now whenever you download a ringtone using either the Audiko or Zedge app, it’ll be automatically available in Settings>Sounds>Ringtone. If you like having your favourite song as your ringtone and you have a jailbroken device, you need to try this tweak now.

EZRingtones is available in the BigBoss repo for free and requires an iOS device running iOS 7 or later.

Here are three new jailbreak tweaks to check out for your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad.

LabelShift – Move The SpringBoard Labels Up

LabelShift is a simple jailbreak tweak that allows you to move the SpringBoard application icon labels further up towards the icons. The tweak adds a preference pane to the default Settings app where you can configure its options. Check out the screenshots below to see the height adjusted at 0.00 (stock), 2.49 and 5.00.

labelshift cydia tweak 0.00

labelshift tweak 2.49

labelshift 5.00

If you want to try out this tweak, it is available in the BigBoss repo on Cydia for free. It requires iOS 7.

Launch Brightness – Brightness Level For Restarts / Resprings

The Launch Brightness tweak, developed by Skumar Space, allows you to set a custom brightness level when the SpringBoard is launched. This is helpful for when you reboot or respring your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad and the brightness level is low. You can now set it to stay at a custom brightness. Configure its options from the stock Settings application.

launch brightness cydia tweak

Launch Brightness is available for free from the BigBoss repository.

ScrubAround – A Round Scrubber For Your Music

If you would like to change the stock music grabber, which is a vertical line, then you want to check out this tweak by iOS developer Ron Thakrar. ScrubAround replaces the stock music grabber with a round grabber, making it easier to grab and is more native looking. Check out the screenshots below to see this tweak in action on the Control Center and lock screen.

ScrubAround cydia tweak control center

ScrubAround jailbreak tweak lock screen

ScrubAround does not have any options to configure. It supports iOS 7 and works on iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. It can be downloaded from Cydia via the BigBoss repo for free.

Are you going to download any of these awesome tweaks? Let us know in the comments.

Be sure to check out our Cydia Tweak List to explore more tweaks for your iOS device.

Do you find the stock Camera app’s autofocus feature annoying? If so, a new jailbreak tweak called SwitchAutofocus by iOS developer PoomSmart could help you out. SwitchAutofocus lets you switch autofocus modes by simply double tapping with two fingers on the camera preview area on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

switchautofocus cydia tweak

There is a preference panel added to the default Settings application which allows you to enable the tweak, turn on notifications, and select a mode (system default, hide or disable).

switchautofocus settinsg

According to the developer, SwitchAutofocus has been tested in iOS 6.1 and iOS 7.1.2. It supports iOS 5, iOS 6, iOS 7 and devices with auto-focus-camera. If you would like to give SwitchAutofocus a try, you can download it from Cydia’s default BigBoss repository for free. Be sure to let us know your thoughts on this tweak in the comments section.

Don’t forget to check out our Cydia Tweak List to explore more tweaks for your jailbroken iOS device.