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04-18-2013, 11:31 AM #1
* SHINE * (by Blue)
Beyond anything you've ever seen on any device...
For iPhone 5 and iPhone4/4s (separate versions)
VIDEO: Watch it in HD please
Probably just the best theme, artwork, animations and Widgets ever made
Setup-free, do anything right on your screen
Everything built-in already
34 (!) ANIMATED and never seen App-starting iWidgets
9 Winterboard Widgets,
3 animated Lockscreen themes
Multilanguage widgets: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish and Dutch
Amazing and very complete UI- and App-Theming
Transparent Loadingscreens for all apps
Wooden Shelf Mod included
OPTIONAL (available for free at Cydia):
Status bar and Badges mods
Setup at: /User/Library/iWidgets/Shine - Clock (Widget)/Configs/Digital Clock-Confiq.js
Supports English, German, French, Italian, Spanish and Dutch
Setup: not needed, US layout only
Setup at: /User/Library/iWidgets/Shine - Facebook (Widget)/Widget.html
Only supports Facebook fanpages
Setup at: /User/Library/iWidgets/Shine - DigitalClock (Widget)/Configs/Digital Clock-Confiq.js
Supports 12/24 hours, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish and Dutch
Setup at: /User/Library/iWidgets/Shine - News (Widget)/Widget.html at line...cssfeed.addFeed("CNN","http://www........rss"
Slideshow (use it with own pictures) :
Setup: Copy 10 own photos, size doesn´t matter at: /User/Library/iWidgets/Shine - Photos (Widget)/Private/Photos/...here... Widget shows these pics randomly.
Setup: Replace "modmyi" with other Twitter names at: /User/Library/iWidgets/Shine - Twitter (Widget)/Widget.html at line...cssfeed.addFeed("ModMyi", "http://api.twitter.com/1/statuses/user_timeline.rss?screen_name=modmyi")
iWidgets Icons (animated):
Great large sliding and partly animated iWidget icons, can start any App or Website (!)
UI and Apps artwork:
3 Lockscreen themes, fully animated:
Setup at: /Library/Themes/Lockscreen1-3.theme/Configs/Digital Clock-Config.js or ..../Setup/Config.js
Animated Weather (incl. GPS, reworked UniAW6)
Setup at /Library/Themes/SHINE Weather.theme/Setup/Config.js (language, GPS, yahoo location code)
Animated Spotlight in six optional colors:
Animated lightning effect:
Setup at /Library/Themes/SHINE Date.theme/Configs/Digital Clock-Config.js
Supports normal (Day-Date-Month) and US date (Day-Month-Date) in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish and Dutch
iPhone 5, Gridlock2 (paid) and iWidgets (free)
If you want the large iWidgets icons to start apps: iWidgetTapper (free)
1. Enable the Shine theme and other optional add-ons at Winterboard
2. Place your icons below the shelf
3. Enable your favorite iWidgets
* What about the setup of the iWidgets ?
Please take a look at the images above. You can see a path/info where to setup each iWidget.
*Why doesn't my weather widget work ?
Don´t use ZIP codes or other codes Use only Yahoo weather location codes:
1. Open Yahoo! Weather - Weather Forecasts | Maps | News
2. Search for your city, press "GO"
3. At the addressbar of your browser you´ll now see an address like this:
Schodelshohe Weather Forecasts | Maps | News - Yahoo! Weather693838/
This number at the end is your yahoo location code.
Now add it to the config.js file of SHINE Weather.theme and SHINE Lockscreen2.theme, respring, and it works
* Is this theme laggy ?
Not on a iPhone 4s or 5, even if it's fully loaded with all available gadgets it´s fast and smooth.
On a iPhone 4 you shouldn't use all included widgets and iWidgets at once (because of it's slower CPU and less RAM than on newer iPhones)
* Does it drain battery ?
Calculating and displaying graphics needs RAM and CPU power. That's a physical fact on any computer with any software. But I coded all widgets carefully and made all widgets, iWidgets and animations of SHINE optional. If you notice any issue just reduce the count of widgets or iWidgets you use.
* What are iWidgets and how do they work ?
iWidgets are free placeable widgets on your screen and scroll with the pages.
->Just long press anywhere on your screen and choose one or more Shine iWidgets (see Video) for each page. They are always placed right for the Shine layout. If you accidently moved one of it and want the right postion again, delete it and just enable it again.
* Why is the area around these iWidgets so large ?
Only when using the whole screen width each iWidget is always centered right on the shelf automatically. Users wanted that solution to keep it simple and user friendly.
* Can this iWidgets icons start apps ?
Yes, install the new free tweak "iWidgetTapper" from Cydia. You can allocate any iWidget a matching app or even a web address (e. g. Clock iWidget - Clock app).
NOTE: If you use iWidgetTapper make sure you DISABLE the "User Interaction" of all iWidgets.
*Why doesn't iWidget work for me ?
Users reported issues with Infiniboard: Don´t enable Infiniboard together with iWidgets. Other conflicts are not known.
* Why are some of my UI graphics or Icons (like Folderbackground, Player buttons) unthemed ?
They are themed, but it's a problem of chached/old graphics on iOS. Install and run "iCleaner" from Cydia and just delete the "Cache files".
* Why is my phone background and my Wallpaper (when opening a folder) unthemed ?
A general issue on Winterboard. To fix it: Open the Shine.theme folder, search for my "DefaultHomescreen.png" and "DefaultLockscreen.png" copy both with iFile to your Camera roll and then set each from the iPhone settings or the Camera Roll as your new Homescreen and Lockscreen wallpaper.
* Why are some Cydia app icons unthemed ?
Cydia app icons never use any icon mask. You can use the free Cydia app "Theme Icon Maker" (TIM). This app recognizes all unthemed Cydia apps icons, creates matching bundle folders for each and themes all your missing icons.
*Why doesn´t the WoodenMod work?
Because mods of any theme must be placed above the main theme at Winterboard.
For the Lockscreen themes there's a alternative Background with a wooden shelf stored at the folder "Extras" inside the Shine.theme folder.
*Do I need the Summerboard mode for this theme ?
No, only for some problematic icons, but not generally.
Please share and post here here new icons and iWidgets. Even if you use my code or graphics.
It´s not allowed to use, release, post or sell graphics or code of Shine for any other theme or at other threads. If you´re not sure please send me a PM and ask for my permission. Thanks.
PHOTOSHOP PSDs: SHINE Official PSDs.zip
CREDITS: Ian Nicoll and Dacal for UniAW and parts of other used code
Stormcrow for the new Sound theme
Bellcross for porting the Shine font
Yamakasi for his great Moddings and user support
Leopolo for his awesome work on BiteSMS, VELOX, Miniplayer and NCSettings themes
Last edited by Blue; 05-31-2013 at 01:26 PM.
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04-18-2013, 12:01 PM #4
Another beautiful theme...gonna buy this for sure!!
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04-18-2013, 12:16 PM #5
Wow looks great 👍👍😮
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04-18-2013, 01:06 PM #7
Another Hit for Blue. Love the dramatic music. lol
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04-18-2013, 01:28 PM #8
I´ve added one screenshot to show you the outstanding quality of my new graphics.
04-18-2013, 02:12 PM #9
Wow, beautiful, thinking out of the box Blue, nice work. Love it.
04-18-2013, 02:15 PM #10
Only ip5 ... That sux .. Wish I can afford one .. I'm lucky I even got a i4s
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04-18-2013, 04:18 PM #13
Woot woot woot...... Peter!!!!! Really nice!!! Can't wait!!!
Searching an Alpha Tester???
04-18-2013, 06:06 PM #14
Realy shine Blue,i like it
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Wow just amazing. Lemme know if ya need any testers would love to mess with this thing. Truly amazing blue
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