With so much happening in the jailbreak community recently, especially with regard to the unc0ver jailbreak picking up support for iOS & iPadOS 14.0-14.3, it’s a great time to get involved in the community. Whether you’re new to jailbreaking, returning after a short hiatus, or simply looking forward pwning your handset on the latest firmware, then you’ve come to the right place.
In this roundup, we’ll showcase all the latest jailbreak tweaks and news tidbits from the week spanning Monday, March 1st to Sunday, March 7th. As usual, we’ll talk about our favorite releases first and then wrap things up with an easy-to-digest outline of everything else afterward.
So without wasting even another moment of your time, let’s get started!
Our favorite releases this week
HomePlus Pro – $2.49
Jailbreakers have long recognized the importance of handset customization, and one of the places where a user’s personalized options shines is the Home Screen.
HomePlus Pro is a jailbreak tweak that lets users customize their handsets’ Home Screen layouts. With it, you can have a custom number of rows and columns, custom spacing, scaling, and more.
You can learn more about HomePlus Pro and how it works in our full review.
SmartNetwork 2 – $1.99
SmartNetwork 2 is a useful jailbreak tweak that gives users more control over their wireless connections, be it Bluetooth, cellular, or Wi-Fi.
In addition to controlling certain device behaviors when connecting or disconnecting from certain wireless connections, this tweak can display all previously-joined Wi-Fi networks and their login passwords in one convenient place for easy reference later down the road.
You can learn more about SmartNetwork 2 and how it works in our full review.
Xenon – $1.99
Xenon is a new jailbreak tweak that lets jailbreakers connect to their handsets’ filesystems from the comfort of their personal computer.
The tweak includes a client for your macOS or Windows PC, which links the filesystem directly to your computer’s native file browser.
You can learn more about Xenon and how it works in our full review.
Other releases this week
Aeaea: Cleans up the look of notification banners and widget platters (free via BigBoss repository)
Anywhere Widgets for iPad: Enables jailbroken iPadOS 14 users to have widgets anywhere on the Home Screen, just like on iOS 14 (free via PoomSmart’s repository – review)
aquarius: A better Lock Screen Now Playing interface (free via Twickd repository – review)
ColourMyDock: Allows iOS 14 users to colorize their handset’s Dock (free via Packix repository – review)
CompactBatteryAvocado: Displays the battery percentages in iOS & iPadOS 14’s Battery widget, even in 2×2 mode (free via udevs repository – review)
CopyKey: Adds new buttons to the bottom of the keyboard for editing text (free via Packix repository – review)
DeleteForeverXS: Allows users to quickly delete media from the Photo Library without using the Recently Deleted album (free via Packix repository – review)
DisablePasteTips: Disables the iOS 14 prompts that tell you when something gets pasted from the clipboard (free via BigBoss repository – review)
Enchant: An upgraded aesthetic for missed notifications on jailbroken iPhones and iPads ($1.99 via Packix repository – review)
HideWidgetNames: Hides iOS 14’s widget labels (free via ckosmic repository)
IconState: Lets jailbreakers preserve their custom app icon layouts between device reboots (free via PoomSmart’s repository)
iWall: A wallpaper tweak for jailbroken devices (free via BigBoss repository)
MsgSwap: A more accessible way to sent photos in the Messages app (free via BigBoss repository – review)
NotabilityUndo: Tap with two fingers to undo in Notability ($0.99 via Packix repository)
Opal Travel Jailbreak Detection Bypass: Bypasses jailbreak detection for the Opal Travel App (free via Packix repository)
Quorra: Brings iOS 14’s indicator dots to jailbroken iOS 12 and 13 devices (free via BigBoss repository – review)
ShakeItOff: Shake your device to trigger useful actions (free via nahtedetihw repository – review)
SortingSwipe: Quickly sort your Home Screen’s app icons with a swipe (free via BigBoss repository – review)
SpotBetter: Allows users to customize Spotlight (free via Packix repository)
StripeCount: Displays the number of installed packages in the Zebra package manager app (free via BigBoss repository – review)
TextTime: Displays the Lock Screen’s time as text instead of as numbers (free via BigBoss repository – review)
Userscript Manager: Allows users to augment their web browsing experience with custom scripts (free via BigBoss repository)
Vinyl: A simplified look for the Lock Screen’s Now Playing widget with full-fledged user customization options (free via BigBoss repository – review)
Yobun Pro: A Swiss-Army Knife of utilities from one easy-to-summon user interface ($2.49 via Packix repository – review)
Additional important jailbreak tidbits
AltStore: The popular application side-loading platform for macOS and Windows was updated to version 1.4.4 this past week with improvements for iOS & iPadOS 14.
Odyssey: The iOS & iPadOS 13-based Odyssey jailbreak tool was updated to version 1.3.0 this week with userspace reboot support and bug fixes. Version 1.3.1 beta 1 was also released later on with support for the new cicuta_verosa exploit.
unc0ver: The unc0ver jailbreak tool received its first round up updates since being released last weekend. Learn how to use it in our step-by-step tutorial.
That concludes this week’s jailbreak tweak and news roundup, but we’ll be coming right back at you next Sunday with an updated outline of all the good stuff that you come to iDownloadBlog to see.
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