Activator Updated To v1.4.4 – Assign Gestures To Launch Applications

iPhone developer Ryan Petrich has pushed out an update to Activator. Now at version 1.4.4, Activator is one of the most popular Cydia apps for jailbroken iDevices. It allows you to assign gestures to launch specific apps installed from Cydia.

Example of commands:

Home Button – Double Press, Short Hold, Single Press

Motion – Shake Device – Shake and Bake! (Ricky Bobby :P )

Sleep Button – Double Press, Short Hold

Slide In Gesture – Screen Bottom – Left or Right


  • Fix Bluetooth toggle showing wrong value
  • Fix double-tap home button on iPad
  • Updated Italian and Chinese localizations (courtesy of Sagitt and Merlin Mao)
  • Make iOS4.1 a supported OS
  • Fully deprecate LAEventNameMenuPressAtSpringBoard
  • Fix unlock action when an app is active
  • Count menu button as deactivate when closing a folder or dismissing the switcher
  • Make pinch events no longer work in the switcher
  • Fix volume HUD sticking on 3.x
  • Add double-tap on lock screen clock event
  • Better behaviour for volume button hold events

Activator is available in Cydia via BigBoss repository for free.


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