Chronic Dev Team has released Corona v1.0-7 to fix some iBooks issues, and just after its release v1.0-8 is rolled out which address iBooks image loading bugs for iPhone 4S.
It is recommended for iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbroken iDevices to install Corona 1.0-8 which you can grab through Cydia.
Siri is a digital assistant that’s currently only available on the iPhone 4S. Siri is designed to understands what you say and get the right meaning from the instructions that you give it.
Using Siri you can dictate, send messages, schedule meetings, place phone calls and plenty more – it’ll even tell you the weather.
But its effectiveness can be patchy unless you give it the right commands. So we’ve put together our top tips and tricks to get more from Apple’s digital assistant.
But first, why not check out our video – see how Siri copes with different accents.
Do you want to change default colour of unlock slider of your iOS device? Then here is a free Cydia tweak ColoredKnob available which is quite simple and gives three options of Red, Grey and Green colour for the unlock slider.
The jailbroken iDevices users can visit Cydia to grab ColoredKnob via Big Boss to change colour of unlock slider.
To configure unlock colour through ColoredKnob navigate to Settings app on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad.
Sprint has released official Sprint Mobile Zone app for iPhone users, who are using Sprint as carrier of iPhone 4S. Sprint Mobile Zone app allows users to manage their accounts online, Sprint news, promotions and many more.
Sprint Mobile Zone Features for both Sprint and non-Sprint customers.
Simple device management (power controls, resources etc.)
Apple and Sprint store Locator*
Help functions, including access to a care representative
Download Sprint Mobile Zone for iPhone
Like iPhone Dev team’s Redsn0w 0.9.10b5 update Chronic team will soon release update for their untethered jailbreak tool Corona 1.0.6 for A4 iDevices to handle with DRM iBooks issues found in previous Corona release.
You can visit Cydia to handover Corona v1.0.6.
Find instructions to perform untethered jailbreak of iOS 5.0.1 with Corona on integrated link.
Updated Redsn0w 0.9.10b5 for Windows and Mac OS X is released to address the issues of iBooks found in Redsn0w 0.9.10b4. According to Dev Team’s official blog:
How to Perform Untethered Jailbreak of iOS 5.0.1 with Corona
How to Jailbreak iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad with RedSn0w
How to Jailbreak iOS with Sn0wbreeze
“Redsn0w version b5 incorporates yet another fix for iBooks, this time involving DRM. @planetbeing wrote a utility called “crazeles” that overcomes jailbreak detection by iBooks that would cause about 10% of images to show incorrectly. This fix is similar to the “hunnypot” [...]
Different Cydia tweaks are coming out frequently to expand Siri’s functionality on jailbroken iPhone 4S as SiriToggles jailbreak tweak get integrated to Siri on install and gives many options to toggle with settings, turn off iPhone 4S, control brightness, launching apps and many more.
Download Sireet to Make Tweets through Siri on iPhone 4S
Install SiriToggles on iPhone 4S
Jailbreak iPhone 4S, if that’s already then skip this step
Tap on Cydia on Springboard of your iPhone 4S
Tap Search tab, and type SiriToggles
Tap on SiriToggles from search results, [...]
Folks who have jailbroken iPhone 4S can use Siri to tweet through a free Cydia tweak Sireet released now. Sireet will translate your spoken tweet into text and post it.
Now, if you are interested in to experience Sireet Cydia tweak on iPhone 4S, then visit ModMyi repo through Cydia and grab it.
It is required for Sireet to work that you have configured Twitter through Settings app on your iPhone 4S, and then open Siri to give a try to Sireet.
Do you want to install iPhone stock apps like weather app, calculator app, clock app etc. on your jailbroken iPad 2 or original iPad then here is Cydia tweak, named Belfry that allows you to do that easily.
Belfry is developed by Ryan Petrich and free for use through Cydia and it can install following iPhone stock applications on your jailbroken iPad 2, iPad.
Now, if you want to have Belfry then grab it through BigBoss repo on Cydia.
In June 2011, George Hotz (GeoHot) was hired by Facebook after getting sued by Sony for hacking into Playstation 3. Basically, GeoHot was popular for its unlock and jailbreaking tools for iPhone users, and now when he is quitting from Facebook, it seems he will join back jailbreak community and hope so some other jailbreak tools would be on his credit in near future.
GeoHot’s previous developed jailbreak tools are Blackra1n, Purplera1n, Limera1n and BlackSn0w unlock tool.