Comex Releases First Alpha Build Of Cydia Substrate Alternative Called Substitute

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Famed iOS hacker Comex has released the first alpha build of Substitute, an alternative to the Substrate in Cydia. In late January this year, we learnt that Comex was building a Cydia Substrate alternative for an upcoming jailbreak tweak store called iMods. Because Saurik, the creator of Cydia did not want to support iMods, they […]

Cydia Gets A New Look!

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Earlier this week, Saurik, the creator of Cydia, published an article wherein he spoke about the involvement of Comex in iMods and also mentioned about changes that will be coming to Cydia soon. Looks like the first of the changes has started to roll already. The jailbreak store has received a nice little update that brings some […]

Saurik Responds To Comex Working With iMods, Says New Features Coming To Cydia

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Last week, news broke out that JailbreakMe creator Comex was working with iMods on developing a Cydia Substrate alternative. Comex mentioned that him working on a Cydia Substrate alternative will cause a lot of drama in the jailbreak community, and it has. Creator of Cydia, Saurik aka Jay Freeman, responded to this whole situation in […]

Saurik’s Opinion On TaiG iOS 8.1.1 Jailbreak: ‘It Is Probably Safe’

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It’s been more than a week since the release of the TaiG iOS 8.1.1 jailbreak by a team which has never released a jailbreak before. At first, people, including us, had security concerns with the TaiG jailbreak. However, MuscleNerd cleared that doubt and stated that it’s safe to use. Now, normally, Saurik a.k.a Jay Freeman, […]

Cydia Substrate 0.9.5101 Released With Add-ons For Developers

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A new update for Cydia Substrate, the stuff that makes Cydia work, has been released by Saurik. This update is aimed specifically at the developers of jailbreak tweaks as it brings many improvements that can be used to make tweaks work flawlessly. Two updates were seeded earlier today, the first one (0.9.5100) bringing improvements such […]

Pangu For iOS 8 – 8.1 Is Now Stable Enough, Says Saurik

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After weeks of hard work from both the Pangu team and Saurik, creator of Cydia, the Pangu iOS 8 – 8.1 jailbreak is now stable enough for daily use. Saurik took to Twitter to send out a tweet confirming that the Pangu jailbreak is now ready! Both Cydia and Pangu have received plenty of updates so […]

Saurik Updates Cydia To 1.1.16, Fixes Plenty Of Bugs

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Saurik has updated Cydia once again, fixing quite a few bugs that were present in 1.1.14 and 1.1.15. The new update can be installed from Cydia and it is highly recommended that you do it as soon as possible. Cydia 1.1.16 fixes a bug wherein if you used Cydia after restoring from backup, you would […]

Cydia Updated To 1.1.14, Fixes Passcode Bootloop Bug, iPhone 6 Support And More

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Saurik, earlier today, released an updated version of Cydia that fixes some nasty bugs and also gets new useful features. Cydia 1.1.14 is now available from Cydia, if you’ve installed it, as an essential upgrade. The latest version of Cydia gets rid of a bug that caused bootloop and reboots when the Passcode Lock was […]

Cydia Substrate 0.9.5015 Released With Bug Fixes

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Following the release of the Pangu iOS 8 Untether update, Saurik has pushed an update for Cydia Substrate. The new update fixes several issues such as apps not installing, icons disappearing and iTunes not syncing. Both the Pangu Team and Saurik are working on providing updates and fixing bugs for the iOS 8 jailbreak and […]

iOS 8 Gets AFC2 Support, Courtesy Of Saurik

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Saurik, creator of Cydia, has updated the Apple File Conduit package to support the newly released iOS 8 jailbreak. What is AFC you ask? It is what allows iTunes and iPhoto to access (read/write) media on your iOS device via USB. Normally you cannot access all the files on your iOS device as AFC keeps […]