Browsing Archive October, 2015

Top iOS 9 Jailbreak Apps and Tweaks for iPhone / iPad

Since it is possible to jailbreak iOS 9 – 9.0.2 firmware with Pangu program a lot of users wonder what great and interesting jailbreak apps they can download from Cydia store. We prepared a list of best iOS 9 tweaks you might want to install and use. They are all compatible with the most recent Apple mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Not all devs had time to update their tools yet. Thus it becomes important to understand which jailbreak tweaks can already run on iOS 9.

Best Cydia Tweaks iOS 9

Top iOS 9 Jailbreak Apps and Tweaks

* 3D Touch option on older iPhones

If you own an iPhone that is running iOS 9 however has no 3D Touh feature you might want to download Forcy jailbreak tweak. This tool adds some of the fun quick actions similar to Force Touch to your gadget.

* iPhone customization

Users choose to jailbreak because this is the only way to fully change the feel / look of the iPhone. Millions of people enjoy WinterBoard which is the most popular tool for customizations. WinterBoard is already updated to support iOS 9 so you can download it from Cydia and add some changes to the gadget.

* Free some storage

If you need to delete files you don’t need from iOS 9 iPhone you might want to install iCleaner tweak which helps to free up some space by removing cache, cookies and attachments.

* Cool theme management

WinterBoard is not the only tool that makes customizations possible. Anemone is another great tweak you can use for changing the look of icons, interface, labels etc. This app is better to install from the repository to avoid bootloop problems.

* Get remove access to iPhone

Download OpenSSH if you need to access the jailbroken iDevice remotely. Just keep in mind that you will have to change the iPhone / iPad root password at once so that no one else can access your gadget distantly.

* New carrier logo

If you wish to change the logo of your network you can use Zeppelin tweak that is supporting iOS 9 – 9.0.2 firmware.

These are some of the most popular jailbreak apps you can use.


iPhone Costly Apps to Become More Expensive

Millions of users are constantly searching for iPhone apps price drops and follow the reports on where to download their favorite programs for free or under $1. Some users however notice only iPhone costly apps that get more expensive for them. For example, the latest report states that users from Sweden, Australia and Indonesia will notice another Apple app price rise because of the exchange rate fluctuations.

The hike shouldn’t be huge. The price change will be minor but all the applications that used to cost $1.29 AUD will now cost $1.49 AUD. The difference isn’t that big however when you are planning to purchase several applications at once – it will be more expensive and you’ll notice how the cost is rising.

Apple iOS App Price Rise Not Drops

Apple has already emailed developers from these three countries and announced that there will be a price increase they have to follow. Rising the cost of iOS 9 and iOS 8 applications by 15 percent isn’t the best news for users from Australia, Indonesia and Sweden. This could cause more iPhone 6s and 6s Plus users to jailbreak [it is already possible to jailbreak iOS 9 using Pangu program].

If you haven’t tried using Cydia store yet you might want to read more about the reasons why iPhone users choose to jailbreak iOS 9 when Apple is against this procedure. By the way, the increase in the app cost is one of the reasons why millions of people who own the iPhone and iPad prefer installing Cydia and downloading jailbreak tweaks instead of ordinary applications.

We should mention that not only applications will become more expensive in the mentioned countries but also the subscriptions and in-app purchases will also be affected and get the price rise. If you are already subscribed to an app your subscription will not be affected by the cost change due to the new Apple policy.


iOS 9 Apps That Kill Battery on iPhone: Fix to Facebook Problem

There are different iOS 9 apps that kill battery life on iPhone and this list includes some pretty popular titles. For example, you know that millions of users from all over the world are using Facebook and this application is known to have one major bug after iOS update.

According to numerous reports from users, Facebook on iOS 9 is draining battery life very quickly and impacts iPhones battery. If you don’t use it – you are ok but those who use it every day notice iPhone battery draining fast issue.

iOS 9 problems battery life iphone

The issue is widespread. iOS 9 battery usage is a big problem to a lot of people have to disable app refresh feature in the background because of Facebook program that causes battery life to drain. Sadly, this doesn’t fix the issue. Even if Facebook is not refreshed in the background it can still ‘eat’ your battery life a lot.

It is curious that this iPhone battery drain app issue caused by Facebook doesn’t require disabling background app refresh. Some users note that it can get better if you turn on this option on your iOS 9 platform [here are links to download iOS 9.0.2 ipsw which is the most recent firmware version released by Apple]. The thing is: no matter if the feature is disabled or enabled your social network application will continue draining your battery life.

You might want to either not use your mobile Facebook app until the issue is fixed in the future update or have to charge your smartphone more than once a day. You can see that there are two methods that help to solve the issue: fix it for good or leave with the problem until it is gone.

You can also search for alternative apps. Some users suggest replacing the popular network with Paper or similar programs that provide access to News Feed and some other Facebook options but drain less battery life on iOS 9.

Have you come across this problem or not?


How to Make iPhone 6s GIF Photo from Live Photos

A lot of users were waiting for the new generation iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus release date because of the great Live Photos feature that is not available on previous Apple smartphones [here is how to delete iPhone photos permanently guide]. Did you know that you can turn your live image into iPhone 6s GIF photo? There are tools that let you make this happen without issues.

It’s true that images you create through Live Photos option are incredible. Users like to share the terrific short videos with friends however only some owners can view them alive since this iOS 9 feature is not supported by all handsets. Follow our iPhone save GIF image guide and you’ll be able to send GIFs instead of still pictures to those whose gadget doesn’t support the Live Photo option.

Turn Live Photos into GIF Image on iPhone 6s How to

iPhone 6s LIVE Photos GIF Creation Instruction

Step 1. There is a program Live GIF you can use for turning Live into GIF images [the program costs $1.99 so unfortunately it is not free of charge]. You can download it here.

Step 2. Install the tool.

Step 3. Launch it. You will see all your Live images.

Step 4. Choose any photo and turn it into a GIF image by tapping on the photograph and selecting ‘Share as GIF’ feature.

Step 5. Once the image is turned into a GIF you can share it right from your Live GIF program through email and iMessage app. You can also upload your creations to social network [learn how to share Live Photos on your iPhone].

Step 6. It is also possible to make videos from your Live images using the same Live GIF tool.

While the program is easy-to-use and can truly help you share the most impressive moments of your life with those who don’t have an opportunity to view Live photographs – it costs money and this is its main drawback. Maybe there will be another free option in the future users can get.


Cydia Substrate Bug Fix Download Available

iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users and iOS developers who got a chance to jailbreak iOS 9 firmware with Pangu tool and installed the new Cydia Substrate offered by Saurik can now get the fixes to some of the issues that have surfaced. Both jailbreaking program and Saurik’s popular store are now updated to newer versions.

If you are looking for Cydia Substrate bug fix – it is available for download through Cydia app [learn how many users are already running iOS 9]. The program is updated to version 0.9.6010 [the previous release offered earlier this week was the 0.9.6000] and you are welcome to get it right away. The new package solves some bugs. For example, users noticed that the previous version of Substrate contained the issues with Cydia extensions upload. They didn’t load because of the armv7 32-bit slice problem which now turns to be completely fixed.

Cydia Substrate iOS 9 Fix Bugs

While the Cydia Substrate issue is fixed in the package upgrade there are some possible issues with other extensions. According to the store developer, Apple added some changes to 32-bit binaries and devs have to recompile their jailbreak applications or they can crash / fail / not load. It is possible to prevent such problems if everything is recompiled through WI, -segalign, 4000 in time.

If you get the problem and cannot load your iOS 9 extensions from Cydia store after jailbreaking iPhone or iPad with Pangu untether program – you can download the latest Cydia Substrate option and the issues will be solved.

It is possible to download and install the package directly from Cydia. Choose the Update tab and you’ll find the new release available for download. It’s cool that more and more iOS 9 packages get updates these days. A lot of users are jailbreaking because no matter how many new features Apple added to iOS 9 firmware – it still doesn’t let to fully customize its iDevices. The only way to change everything about your mobile platform is through Cydia third-party apps and tweaks.


How to Fix iOS 9 Jailbreak Problems on iPhone and iPad

Are you searching for the way how to fix iOS 9 jailbreak problems? A lot of users who downloaded and installed Pangu’s first jailbreaking solution for iOS 9, 9.0.1 and 9.0.2 firmwares experience some issues and bugs. It is possible to solve any issue you might experience using this simple method.

Fix iOS 9 Jailbreak iPhone Pangu

iOS 9 jailbreak bug fix is recommended by the team that developed and launched Pangu tool. This is the first untethered method that can install Cydia on your Home screen and let you use various jailbreak tweaks and apps to improve your iDevice system and app features.

How to Fix Jailbroken iPhone iOS 9

Step 1. If you get the error code 0A or stuck at 45% while trying to jailbreak with Pangu you have to solve this issue and it makes jailbreaking impossible on your device.

Step 2. Download the most recent Pangu 1.0.1 untether jailbreak for iOS 9 – 9.0.2 from the official site and try using it.

Step 3. Follow our step-by-step guide on how to jailbreak with Pangu iOS 9 program and you’ll be successfully jailbroken.

Hackers presented the version 1.0.1 update to address the errors that occur during the procedure. According to them, this newest release fixes 0A error code. It also makes sure you’ll be able to remove Pangu application. The number of successful jailbreaks should grow now.

However if you are already jailbroken there is no need to re-jailbreak with Pangu v.1.0.1. You can continue using the previous version as it should cause problems. Remember that this program is designed for Windows computers at the moment. You can install virtual machine on Mac to bypass this little unpleasant issue and also jailbreak.

It’s not a secret that Apple doesn’t support jailbreaking. Still millions of Apple users who have the iPhone and iPad choose to proceed with this process and get more options that non-jailbroken people can’t enjoy.


Download Cydia Substrate for iOS 9 Firmware

You probably already know that there is the new iOS 9 jailbreak offered by Pangu team. This group of hackers comes from China. They are the first team that offered public untethered solution for users who are running iOS 9, iOS 9.0.1 or latest 9.0.2 firmware on iPhone, iPod or iPad.

The creator or popular Cydia store that offers tons of jailbreak tweaks for Apple gadgets, Jay Freeman who is better known as Saurik among jailbreakers, hurried to present the Cydia Substrate update [at the same time another hacker Comex promises to release Cydia Substrate alternative sometime in the future].

iOS 9 Cydia Substrate Update Download

If you are looking for Cydia for iOS 9 download, it is time to get it now. Firstly, let’s note that Saurik surely knew about the upcoming untether jailbreak release date so he had time to prepare and upgrade his popular store. Secondly, he also added some major changes to Cydia Substrate version 0.9.6000 and it is fully compatible with Pangu jailbreak program.

What does Cydia Substrate iOS 9 update mean to ordinary users [you can also learn more about iOS 9 SIM unlock with Cydia]? It is a great thing that helps all developers to easily offer their tweak updates. Of course, they need some time to upgrade and add the jailbreaking apps with iOS 9 support to Cydia store but thanks to the new program launch they are able to do this as fast as possible.

You can also install the latest Substrate with iOS 9 support. The program is available in Cydia store where you should visit Updates option and click to install the newest version of Cydia Substrate of your device. Everything is simple here.

It is great that hackers were able to jailbreak iOS 9, 9.0.1 and 9.0.2. Sadly iOS 8.4.1 still remains unjailbreakable so you might wish to actually install iOS 9 if you preferred staying on the previous firmware version in hopes to see iOS 8.4.1 jailbreak released before iOS 9 untethered program.


iPhone and iPad iOS 9 Jailbreak Intructions for Windows Users

A group of hackers from China released jailbreak iOS 9 download links allowing all iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users who were able to update to iOS 9 – 9.0.2 to untether their gadget. When you jailbreak you can get Cydia store with a lot of interesting and useful tweaks that allow customizing the gadget. For example, you can permanently delete iPhone photos with Cydia tweak in the fastest possible way.

Find iOS 9 jailbreak instructions below and use our detailed guide to install the new program and untether your Apple device. Everything is simple but remember that you have to use Windows PC or get virtual machine on Mac in order to successfully untether.

iOS 9 jailbreak install requirements

  • You have to run iOS 9 firmware, iOS 9.0.1 or iOS 9.0.2 [download it using direct links]
  • You must install iOS 9 through direct links or iTunes. OTA-update often causes errors and makes the process fail
  • Your iDevice should be supported by iOS 9 in order to jailbreak
  • You have backed up just in case

Jailbreak iOS 9 with Pangu How To Instruction iPhone iPad

How to Jailbreak iOS 9 Untethered Guide

Step 1. Turn off firewall or antivirus on your computer.

Step 2. Visit Pangu site and download Pangu jailbreak for iOS 9 platform [here is direct Pangu iOS 9-9.0.2 link].

Step 3. Take your iDevice and USB cable. You should connect to your PC now.

Step 4. Turn off Passcode, Find My iPhone option.

Step 5. Turn on the Airplane mode.

Step 6. Run Pangu app as an Administrator.

Step 7. When Pangu detects the iPhone or iPad it will show the big blue button. Press on it to start the jailbreak.

Step 8. Choose Already Backup when you are asked to back up and continue the jailbreak.

Step 9. Wait till Pangu is installed. Your iDevice will reboot and you’ll find WWDC program for some reasons installed as well.

Step 10. When the process reaches 75 percent you’ll be asked to unlock iPhone or iPad and run Pangu program. You can launch it from your iOS 9 Home screen.

Step 11. Click on Accept and Allow options to continue.

Step 12. The procedure should continue. The gadget should reboot once again before you’ll see the message ‘already jailbroken.’

Step 13. Is Cydia on your device? You are successfully jailbroken.


iOS 9 Jailbreak Pangu Release Arrives

Yay! After so many rumores about iOS 9 jailbreak release date and doubts about soon tool launch hackers surprised all iPhone and iPad users with the new solution [here are main reasons why people choose to jailbreak]. Pangu team that is well-known for offering jailbreaks in the past managed to create a working untethered program that supports current iOS 9 firmware versions.

Download iOS 9 Jailbreak Pangu iPhone iPad Untethered Tool

iOS 9 jailbreak download is available for iOS 9, iOS 9.0.1 and iOS 9.0.2 platforms [here are direct iOS 9.0.2 ipsw links]. These are all current firmwares Apple launched in September. The company is now testing iOS 9.1 beta version but it is not clear when exactly the ‘fruit’ giant is planning to offer the final upgrade to public.

If you are running one of iOS 9 platform versions and have iPhone or iPad model that is supported by iOS 9 [users with iPhone 4s and newer phones and iPad 2 or newer tablets] – you can install the latest iOS 9 jailbreak Pangu and untether their device. By the way, iPod touch 5G and 6G can also be jailbroken with the same tool.

How to Prepare for iOS 9 Jailbreak

Step 1. You should update to iOS 9 firmware using direct download links if you are still running iOS 8.

Step 2. Back up to save your data.

Step 3. Windows users are ok however the jailbreak supports only Windows PC so Mac owners can install Windows virtual machine.

Step 4. If you are already running the latest Apple mobile OS which you update to via OTA-update you’ll have to re-install it manally. Over-the-air upgrade can cause issues and jailbreak fail.

Step 5. You are ready to jailbreak.

Will TaiG also offer the iOS 9 jailbreaking program soon? There are several groups of hackers from China who presented the solution for iOS 8. Maybe TaiG and PP Jailbreak will soon offer there programs and users will get more choices for Windows and OS X platforms.


How to Delete Photos from iPhone Permanently [Guide]

Does iPhone permanently delete photos? Of course, it does and you can remove images from both iPhone and iPad if you don’t need them any more. Follow our guide on how to delete photos from iPhone permanently however please note that this instruction is designed for iOS 8 users [here is how to jailbreak iOS 8.4] who have a jailbroken gadget.

You can surely try to delete images from Camera Roll without any tweaks however these photos will be stored in your Recently Deleted folder. They will also be deleted permanently in the end but this production will take 30 days unless you delete images from this folder too.

How to Permanently Delete Photos on iPhone iOS 8 Jailbreak Tweak

How to Permanently Deleted Pictures from iPhone Right Away

Step 1. You can save much time without going from folder to folder in order to remove images. Download DeleteForever jailbreak tweak which supports iOS 8 platform [it is impossible to jailbreak only iOS 8.4.1 at the moment as well as iOS 9]. You’ll need to add the source: to Cydia before the tweak can be installed.

Step 2. The tweak is simple and it has no customization options. Once it is installed on your iPhone or iPad you can launch Camera Roll just as you always do when you are about to delete an image or a couple of images. By the way, you can also learn how to delete and move iOS apps on iPhone.

Step 3. When you remove the image you will get the new option. It will say Delete Permanently [this feature appears when you click on the trash icon] and once you choose it your photos will not end up being stored in Recently Deleted folder, they will be instead removed from the iDevice.

How do you permanently delete photos from iPhone? With DeleteForever it becomes faster and simpler though it is possible to do the same thing through Camera Roll and Recently Deleted section. However note that it is impossible to get back the image you have removed permanently.