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PowerDown Customizer adds Respring, Reboot & Safe Mode options to iPhone’s Power Off interface

When you want to shut down your iPhone, you simply hold on the Lock button until the “slide to power off” slider appears. But what if you just want to respring or reboot your iPhone?  A new jailbreak going by the name PowerDown Customizer allows you to add more options to the power off interface including Respring, Reboot, Safe Mode and Lock. How to setup and use PowerDown Customizer Once the...

How to Set Custom Keyboard Shortcuts in Mac OS X

Many applications take advantage of keyboard shortcuts to allow users to perform common tasks more efficiently. Mac OS X also comes with a set of general shortcuts which you can use to quickly access specific features and functionality such as taking screenshots, viewing the emoji keyboard and much more. To provide more flexibility to users, OS X also allows you to set custom keyboard shortcuts for your favorite...

Samsung to Supply OLED Display Panels to Apple for 2017 iPhones

It has been rumored for a long time that Apple will be purchasing OLED display panels from its rival Samsung for the production of iPhones in 2017. A recent report released by Korea Herald has finally proven that this rumor is true. Based on the report, Samsung agreed to provide OLED displays for iPhones starting in 2017 and the deal was sealed for approximately 3 trillion Yuan ($2.59 billion). The agreement...

Fix Cannot Connect to App Store or iTunes Store error on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

Most of us must have been in a situation where iPhone fails to connect to the iOS App Store or iTunes Store. You will continuously get an error message saying “Cannot Connect to App Store” or “Cannot Connect to iTunes Store” whenever you try to access these two services. One of the main reasons behind this error is that your device is not connected to the internet or you don’t have...

Infamous January 1st 1970 bug can remotely brick devices below iOS 9.3.1 [Video]

The January 1st 1970 bug in iOS took over the internet by storm when users found that it could easily brick their devices and render it useless if the date was set back January 1, 1970. Apple quickly patched this bug with the release of iOS 9.3, but a new research shows that this bug can still be used to brick pre-iOS 9.3.1 devices. A recent research from PacketSled shows that the January 1st 1970 bug...

How to use the new chatbots in Facebook Messenger app

Facebook introduced a new feature called “Bots for Messenger” that allows businesses to provide automated support to customers using these chatbots, which are not operated by humans. By sending a message to a company’s chatbot, you can make an order from them, request a service that they provide and much more, all from Facebook’s Messenger app.  These bots will automatically reply...

SendPercentage displays the delivery progress of your SMS or iMessage on iPhone

If you have noticed when you are sending a text message or iMessage on your iPhone, a small blue progress bar appears right underneath the navigation bar. Once the bar reaches the maximum, it means that your message has been successfully delivered. A new jailbreak tweak has been released under the name “SendPercentage” by developer Alex. This tweak will show you the percentage of the bar, giving...

How to save specific iMessage or SMS message on your iPhone

There are times when you send or receive an important iMessage or SMS message on your iPhone. These often end up getting lost in a pile of other messages you have sent or received. Unfortunately, iOS doesn’t offer a feature to bookmark your important messages so that you can find them quickly later. To fix this problem, a new jailbreak tweak called SmsSave got released recently by Cydia developer...

Apple releases 7 new ads showcasing the different features of Apple Watch

After showcasing a new Apple TV ad featuring NBA player Kobe Bryant, Apple has now uploaded a collection of seven new Apple Watch ads to its YouTube channel, all of which showcase the highlighting features of the watch. The videos are all 16 seconds in length, some of which feature well-known celebrities such as Nick Jonas. The three ads labelled “Chase”, “Golf”, and “Row” show...

Callisto uses time as passcode to unlock your iOS device

Everyone is concerned about their device’s security and can go above and beyond to keep it safe. Callisto is a new jailbreak tweak that aids you to help keep your device protected from unauthorized access. The new tweak allows you to use your current time as the passcode to unlock your iPhone. It’s Callisto, time to change your passcode The tweak ensures safety by dynamically changing your passcode...