Cydia, do I need it? If you ask me this is an easy question. To answer this you should consider one thing, and that is if you want take to a new level the experience that you have with your iPhone or any other iDevice. Well to achieve this you will need to jailbreak your iPhone, and you can do this using a jailbreak tool like RedSn0w, Sn0wbreeze, GreenPois0n, JailbreakMe and many more. After the jailbreaking procedure is done you will be offered the possibility to install Cydia. Only this way you can benefit from cydia apps, tweaks, themes and any other packages. If you are interested cydia was developed J. Freeman going by the name of Saurik. The role of this help you install 3rd party packages and manage them, similar to App Store. The interface is simple, on the first run you will be presented with the choice to upgrade all cydia components, it’s recommended to do this. After launching you will be greeted by the Cydia Homepage from where you can manage your account or access official pages of the app. On the lover part of the screen you will see 5 sections: Cydia will send you to homepage, Section will show all the packages in the corresponding section, Changes is the area where you will be informed by upgrades of packages that you have installed, Manage is where you remove sources, Search.
But what about the apps, does it worth installing this platform? The answer is yes. And to justify my answer I will present you some nice apps that I have used recently.
DisplayOut is nice tweak that will help you mirror your device display to a TV screen. It supports all kind of content, including video and gaming. You can get this for just $2.99.
MultiIconMover helps you if you have many apps and want to organize them. It brings like the name is saying the possibility to move more than one icon. This app is worth checking out. You can get this for free.
Swype, if you’ve seen this on android then you will surely want to have this. It gives you the possibility to type a word just by swyping across the keyboard. This app is free.
AnyLockApp changes the button from lock screen with any app you desire. This way you can acces your favorite app faster. Again this app is free.
Why wait, when you can jailbreak today and take advantage of these possibilities.
Apple’s iWatch SmartWatch is the name that Apple has in the moment in the process of development in its laboratories, and one analyst says that until 2014 we will have available in stores. Having accurate information about past Apple product launch, analyst says that Apple has focused all its resources in developing iPhone 5S, 5 and iPad Mini iPad 2and iWatch that will be released next year by continuing the process of development, lack of market maturity is one of the strong reasons for keeping the product in place.
Time delays in the manufacturing process, aside, analysts say Apple would use in screen 1.5 – 2 inch in future product, the iPod Nano and components inspiration for him. Basically Apple would like to take the iPod Nano touch technology, the processor and other components important this is as it may be logical, considering that many users have used the iPod Nano just like a digital clock and its components have would fit without problems.
Finally remains the implementation of biometric sensors, probably a fingerprint reader and other sensors that will be used along with vital signs monitoring applications. Apple is expected to allow us to secure that time using fingerprint and applications for monitoring vital functions may be useful in a wide range of conditions. An iWatch that would not be connected with iPhones and iPad tablets would be useless, so the device will retrieve all sorts of information from these terminals using iOS.
iWatch could be on the market at the end of 2014, but for now we are talking all about rumors.
VSNotifications is a utility developed for the jailbreak comunity which has actually been readily available for a few months. The tweak enables a jailbroken device operating iOS 5 or higher to read out inbound alerts via a Siri like voice synthesizer. Along with VSNotifications you can easily obtain messages without even needing to see the screen.
It’s not hard to see exactly how the tweak might be practical. When you’re steering, VSNotifications is a terrific means to stay linked to your messages without cracking regulations or jeopardizing others on the road. The tweak can additionally make a jailbroken phone more useful to the aesthetically impaired, or individuals who similar to having their alerts check out to them.
With VSNotifications on, the voice synthesizer will read out your inbound notices. You have the option of specifying VSNotifications to read the title line, the message content, or both, along with the alternative to disable alert banners and the requirement alert chime. There are additionally alternatives for playing custom-made messages in particular circumstances, such as after closing an app or checking out an alert … however I find locating them not that practical.
The voice synthesizer appears robotic, however it is proficient sufficient that both the labels and the content of the messages come with clarity. In regards to raw usability, VSNotifications is almost good; my only thing I consider a downside is that it appears to disregard the mute switch.
Along with reviewing your incoming messages, VSNotifications comes ready with a plugins for SBSettings and Activator. One plugin called VSActivator Service contacts an alert dialog; whatever you compose into the text bar, VSActivator will read it out loud. The many others plugin, VSToggle, makes it possible for or disables the voice notices.
If you wish to make use of VSNotifications with Activator, I would suggest specifying VSToggle to Wired Headset > Connected and Disconnected. With these settings, VSToggle will be made it possible for whenever you plug your device into presenters or headphones, and will certainly disable when you remove the link; in this manner it won’t regularly read out your notices from your wallet. If you use a wharf in your automobile, you might likewise specify VSNotifications to Power > Connected and Disconnected.
Overall it is a good tweak if you can make use of it.
Music Collocator is a jailbreak app recently contributed to Cydia which plays tracks from your library all at once utilizing just what the designer calls ’3D noise’. In this situation, 3D noise methods the application plays tracks together, moving the stereo amount based on where the track is ‘found’ in 3D.
Because Music Collocator gets tracks from your iTunes library, you have access to your favorite playlists, musicians, cds, and categories. Unfortunately you cannot change specific tracks to Music Collocator plans to map. To obtain around this constraint, you’ll have to set a custom playlist via each monitor arrangement you desire, which is not a perfect answer.
When you have your monitors queued up, you can easily readjust the intensity of each song, avoid forwards or in reverse, or shut off filler tracks that you don’t wish to pay attention to. There are likewise alternatives for specifying the numbers of tracks are played at the same time, the way in which the monitors are placed in virtual 3D space, and the rate of the fast onward and rewind buttons. There are additionally toggles for ‘repeat’ and ‘positional settings’.
While the application can be practical if you have a great deal of white noise tracks in your collection, claim, if you wish to set the mood along with a song as well as have rainfall appears at the same time playing from a presenter, Music Collocator feels a lot more like a tech demo compared to a finished application.
The problem is Music Collocator has insects and usability concerns that are also remarkable to disregard: you cannot specify particular monitors to loop, you can’t change in specific tracks, and the in-app settings don’t function, though they can be modified through the plist file in MusicCollocator.app.