Saurik Releases Cydia Substrate 0.9.5013 With iOS 8 Support

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Saurik, the creator of Cydia, has released an update to Cydia Substrate that gives it iOS 8 support. The Pangu team released an iOS 8 jailbreak recently, but it didn’t come with Cydia as the software didn’t support iOS 8. Now that it has been updated, most tweaks can now run on iOS 8. Cydia [...]

Here’s All The Cydia Tweaks Saurik Has Installed On His iPhone

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Saurik, otherwise known by his actual name Jay Freeman, the founder of Cydia has recently took to Reddit to share all of the tweaks he has installed on his Jailbroken iPhone. So if you’re curious to know what one of the most iconic names in the Jailbreaking scene has on is Jailbroken iPhone here is [...]

Saurik Elaborates On MobileSubstrate For iOS 7, 64-Bit Jailbreak Tweaks And More

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Over the past few days a lot of people have been trying to install Cydia tweaks with no avail due to MobileSubstrate and other important frameworks not yet being updated to support iOS 7. Although we showed you guys a solution to getting tweaks to work on iOS 7, this quick fix does not work [...]

iOS 7: The Killer Of WinterBoard Theming

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When iOS 7 is released not only will the Jailbreaking Community be busy working on finding vulnerabilities to create an Untethered Jailbreak around, but various frameworks required for tweaking and theming will need to be significantly overhauled to be compatible with the drastic changes Apple introduced in iOS 7. Theming in particular could take a [...]

Saurik Releases Both An Exploit (Cydia Impactor) And A Patch For The ‘Android Master Key’ Vulnerability

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Saurik really is a jack of all trades. Not only is he the mastermind behind Cydia, essentially a 3rd party App Store for Jailbroken iOS devices, but he is also behind numerous Cydia tweaks and iOS frameworks. To top all of this off Saurik even turned his attention to Android back in May when he [...]

Jay Freeman (Saurik) Has Jailbroken Google Glass Just Days After Its Release To Developers

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With Google Glass being released to developers only days ago, it was only a matter of time before someone rooted it. I bet you wouldn’t have guessed it would have been Jay Freeman, otherwise known as Saurik however. Speaking to Forbes, Freeman said “It took me two hours while I was having dinner with friends [...]

iOS 6.0 To iOS 6.1.2 SHSH Blobs / APTickets Saved Using Cydia Are Unusable, Saurik Explains Why

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For all of you who saved SHSH blobs for iOS 6.0 to 6.1.2 through Cydia, you will be disappointed to hear that Saurik has took to his blog to explain that they will not be usable. This means those of you who were hoping to downgrade at some point using the TSS data Cydia saves [...]

Saurik Releases The Cyueue Cydia Tweak To Queue Music In The Stock Music App

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Whenever a prominent figure in the Jailbreaking community develops a Cydia tweak, it is usually a big deal. Today none other than Saurik, the creator of Cydia, has made a new Cydia tweak and it is definitely worth checking out. Saurik’s new Cydia tweak is called Cyueue and it essentially modifies the Music application to add a [...]

The Reason Why Cydia Doesn’t Have A Popularity Filter

If you want inside scoops on what is going on in the Jailbreaking community or want to get answers from some of the head guys in the Jailbreaking community like Jay Freeman (aka Saurik) then Reddit seems to be the place to go. Recently, we stumbled upon an interesting Reddit thread from a user who [...]

4 Days, Nearly 7 Million Jailbroken iOS Devices

The Evasi0n Jailbreak is quickly shaping up to be the most popular Jailbreak ever, in fact, according Jay Freeman (Saurik) it actually already is. Since Evasi0n’s release on Monday morning nearly 7 million iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad owners have Jailbroken their devices, which makes Evasi0n the fastest-adopted Jailbreak software of all time. Freeman has said [...]