Jun 202011
 

Flippo Bigarella – developer of jailbreak apps such as Springtomize has released a new jailbreak tweak called CameraLock, which brings the lock screen shortcut feature introduced in iOS 5 for easy and quick access to the Camera app from the lock screen to iPhone users on iOS 4.1 or later.

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Google Sync For iPhone & iPad adds mail server search and appointment confirmation

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Jun 162011
 

Google has just added three new features to Google Sync for iPhone and iPad.

Google Sync for iOS allows users to sync Gmail, Contacts and Calendar to iPhone and iPad over-the-air using push technology.

Google has added the following new features that will allow users to:

Search all your emails in Gmail, not just the emails stored locally by the iOS mail app.
Accept, decline or edit calendar events from the iOS calendar app. Continue reading »

Jailbreak Tweak Allows You to Access Google Search From Any iPhone App Using QuickGoogle

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Jun 162011
 

Currently, there are few ways to access Google Search on the iPhone: you can simply launch the Google Search app from the home screen or use Spotlight for iPhone or use mobile Safari.

If you’re looking for a quicker option that allows you to run the search query from any iPhone app without exiting it, then checkout jailbreak tweak – QuickGoogle.

Here’s a brief description of the jailbreak app on Cydia: Continue reading »

How To Make Your iPhone Pages Like iBooks Styled Animations With PagePusher

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Jun 042011
 

By default, iOS uses fairly minimalistic sliding transitions when moving back and forth between panels in many applications, including the built-in System Preferences App. PagePusher replaces that with a page-turning effect, which you may either find beautiful or incredibly annoying.

PagePusher_iPhone

This tweak was developed by Ryan Petrich, an Edmonton, Canada-based developer, as part of Tweak Week, a series of daily open-source tweak releases. Ryan has worked on several other iOS tweaks in the past, as well as full-fledged apps, including Overboard, which allows users to look at all their home screens at a glance; Display Recorder, a screen recorder for iOS that outputs high-quality video; and DisplayOut, which allows users to mirror their iDevice screen onto projectors larger monitors using Apple’s own HDMI, VGA, Component or Composite adapters. Continue reading »

WWDC 2011 App For iPhone, iPad, iPod touch is now available

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Jun 022011
 

Apple has unveiled a WWDC 2011 iOS App, featuring content directly related to the conference, which will kick of next week, on Monday, June 6th. Can you feel the excitement in the air?

The new app, which works on both iPads and iPhones, allows attenders to look at floor diagrams of the Moscone Center, the convention center where the conference will be taking place, as well as make reservations for sessions at the conference, look at the schedule of all the sessions and make your own schedule with the sessions you’ll be attending. Continue reading »

Jun 012011
 

Apple improved the Mail app in iOS 4 by including features such as Universal Inbox, ability to organize emails by thread etc. But there are quite a few features still missing from it, which we hope will be added in iOS 5.

If you’ve jailbroken your iOS device then checkout Mail Enhancer – a jailbreak tweak as the name suggests add lots of new features to enhance the Mail app.

Mail Enhancer adds the following features to the Mail app:

Ability to add a signature to every email address – including HTML format, which will then be added automatically to every new email, reply or forward. You no longer need to use a workaround to add HTML email signatures.
Send email in HTML format.
Quickly swap sending email addresses and signature.
Custom notifications for incoming mail (vibrate, popup, custom sound, speech announcement).
Choose Ringtones as the sound for incoming email.
It can also tell you the name of the sender and number of incoming mails using the Speech feature. Continue reading »

iWork now available for iPhone and iPod touch

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May 312011
 

It’s been available on the iPad since that device launched, and now Apple has finally brought its iWork suite of productivity apps to the iPhone and iPod touch. That, of course, includes Keynote, Pages and Numbers, which are all now universal apps that run the same $9.99 apiece as their iPad-only predecessors — current users can simply upgrade for free, thankfully. Head on past the break for the complete press release.

[via engadget]

SBSettings Toggle Let’s You Quickly Enable Or Disable Personal Hotspot Feature

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May 262011
 

Personal Hotspot was one of the most useful features introduced in iOS 4.3, which lets you connect other devices to the Internet using the iPhone 4’s data connection. But it’s a pain to disable the feature when you don’t need it.

A jailbreak tweak aptly named Personal Hotspot SBSettings Toggle has recently been released that allows iPhone 4 users to quickly enable or disable the Personal Hotspot feature.

SBSettings is one of our favorite jailbreak apps as it offers a faster way to disable or enable settings like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G etc instead of the usual process of using the Settings App. Developers can also create custom toggles for SBSettings that can be installed from Cydia so that users can access them quickly from SBSettings menu.

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Opera Mini for iPad, version 6.0

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May 242011
 

Been loving the Opera Mini experience on your iPhone and wishing for it on your larger iOS device? Opera is today turning that desire into reality with the release of v6.0 of its Mini mobile browser, which now has support for all iOS portables, including the iPad and iPad 2, plus a specific shoutout for the iPhone 4’s retina display. The overall design of the web explorer has also been freshened up, with a “new look and feel,” while a social sharing function will let you blast URLs into Twitter and Facebook directly from the app. Additionally, the new version includes the ability to load tabs in the background and improves support for non-Latin alphabets like Arabic and Chinese. Hit the source link for the download.

iTunes Link

[via engadget]

i3D app brings glasses-free 3D to iPhone

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May 232011
 

i3D is a new app that can create a glasses-free 3D display on iDevices, using a technology known as Head-Coupled Perspective (HCP). Developed by the folks from the Engineering Human-Computer Interaction (EHCI) Research Group, HCP uses a front facing camera to track the movements of a user’s head, allowing the app to adjust the display accordingly. Continue reading »