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February 2nd, 2011

How To Change Mobile Safari’s Background Image Quickly & Easily

Want to change Mobile Safari’s boring gray background? Here’s a super easy way: You’ll have to start by SSHing/FTPing into your iPhone using an FTP client on your computer, or using iFile on your iPhone or other iOS device. Then, navigate to your Winterboard themes directory – var/stash/Themes. Once here, create a new folder/directory and name it whatever you’d like. Once inside your newly created directory, we’re going to create […]



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February 1st, 2011

Windows Phone 7 Theme for iPhone

Dreamt about rocking a Windows Phone 7 theme on your iPhone? Well if you’re jailbroken (obviously), you’re in luck… ‘live tiles’ and all! WyndWarrior over @ ModMyi dropped this sweet theme, called OS7. The coolest part? Installation and setup is A LOT easier than your traditional “game-changing” iPhone themes. Here’s how you get it: Download and Install Backboard in Cydia. Make sure you have created a ‘Default’ backup. If you […]



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January 3rd, 2011

Easily Backup & Switch Your Custom iPhone Themes & SpringBoard Layouts

Probably the coolest aspect of jailbreaking your iPhone is the ability to dress up/theme your iOS however you see fit. And as the jailbreak community has continued to blossom, we’re seeing a lot of the newer, cooler iPhone themes that are out there require a little more setup than just simply activating the theme package in Winterboard, like in the good old days. Here’s a hypothetical situation… say you download […]



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December 31st, 2010

System-Wide Font Replacement Comes To The iPhone, Finally

Those of you who rocked FontSwap on your iOS 3.x powered device have probably been looking for an app/tweak that allows you to swap fonts on your iOS 4.x device. This is where BytaFont comes in. BytaFont is a super easy-to-use Cydia application, which allows you to change your iPhone’s [or other iDevice's] font. And we’re not talking just the SpringBoard font, or your Notes.app font, we’re talking full, system-wide, […]



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November 9th, 2010

jQuery Mobile: Official jQuery Mobile Development Framework

So we showed you jQTouch, which is pretty cool, but here comes the official jQuery Mobile release. This mobile development framework is packed with slick features, and allows [mobile] developers to rock some serious jQuery on or in their iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Bada, Windows Mobile, Palm OS, Symbian, and MeeGo applications and web apps. You should see this bad boy in mobile Safari. Awesome. A unified user interface system across […]



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November 7th, 2010

iOS4 & Winterboard: How To Get That Elusive Springboard Text Shadow Back

If you’re rocking iOS4 on you’re jailbroken iPhone 3G, 3GS, or 4, and are using Winterboard, then you probably quickly noticed that your Springboard font/application icon titles (both docked and undocked) turned into an ugly gray (see image below [2]). You’ve also lost that sweet text shadow that Apple included in iOS4 (see image below [1]). Saurik now includes the White Icon Labels package with a new installation of Winterboard, […]



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November 2nd, 2010

Free Set Of Mobile Design Elements For iPhone Devs

We just posted that sweet set of vector icons for mobile web & app design, and now, from the same cats, comes a free set (PSD) of mobile design elements for iPhone web and app designers and developers. Grab it here bros.



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