You probably recall an impressive jailbreak tweak called ProWidgets
that we showed you earlier in the year by iOS developer Alan Yip that basically brought iOS 7 an extensible widget platform that third-party iOS developers could build off of. The stock jailbreak tweak itself even had a good number of widgets included in itself.
Yip, under the company name of Avanio Labs
, is taking advantage of iOS 8's (released today
) new third-party widget capability with three new widgets of his own (no jailbreak required), although you will need to be running