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[Apps] The Jailbreak Apps I Can’t Live Without

It’s been sometime since I decided to jailbreak my iPhone. One of the things I quickly discovered was that its much harder to keep abreast of new developments and apps on the jailbreak scene that it is with the more legitimate app store. That’s a situation that’s not really changed over the last few months, […]

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The PM3.HD skin is the best combination of looks and usabilty on the iPad

[Apps] Review: XBMC v2 for iPad

For some time now XBMC has been the pre-eminent media centre software for home theatre PCs. With more features than Windows Media Player and more flexibility than its own commercial offshoot Boxee, XBMC is the play-all solution for people with large collections of disparate video files. It makes perfect sense, then, for the multi-format application to be […]

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Angry Birds... in HD - but it's not Angry Birds HD

[Tech] Jailbreaking a 4.2.1 iPad

So after successfully jailbreaking my iPhone, I decided it was high time my iPad got the same treatment. There are fewer apps for jailbroken iPads, and some would say less need to jailbreak a device that doesn’t have the telephony features of the iPhone. There were though, a few features I wanted on my iPad. […]

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Suave HD with a 5 column Springboard

[Tech] Check Out Suave HD for Winterboard

Just a quick one. I promised I’d mention any decent apps or themes I came across in my post-jailbreak iPhone tinkering. I’d heard lots of good things about the Suave theme for Winterboard. Sadly, like so many themes out there the version on Cydia didn’t seem quite so compatible with iOS 4.2.1 as I’d like. […]

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[Tech] Notes on a Jailbreak

I’ve thought long and hard about jailbreaking my iPhone 4 for quite a while now. I came close to doing it when i had a 3G, and again before iOS 4.2 was released, but never got around to it. Now, though, with the new release of Greenpois0n’s simple untethered jailbreak for iOS 4.2.1 I decided […]

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