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Thread: Essential jailbroken apps
08-16-2010, 09:48 AM #1Essential jailbroken apps
I am new to the jailbreak scene and I have recently jailbroken my phone and have done some things such as change the notification sounds and installed a few apps but I feel underwhelmed by the experience and dont really understand the hype. I think it is because I have not found any of the sweet apps that everyone seems to be talking about. Can everyone out there give me a few apps that they can not live without(free or paid) and explain why. Thanks alot.
08-16-2010, 09:59 AM #2
mywi4.0 (make your phone a wifi hotspot)
my3g tricks apps into thinking you r on wifi
those r just some of my favs
08-16-2010, 10:12 AM #3
I would also like to add that I would need these apps and games to be ios 4.0 compatible. Thanks
08-16-2010, 10:15 AM #4
all of those are i am on a 3gs running 4.0.1 just as u are
08-16-2010, 10:17 AM #5
ok cool i was just adding it for anyone else who posts
08-16-2010, 04:25 PM #6
iDevice + Firmware? 32GB Black iPhone 4 iOS 5.0
Computer + OS? Dell Inspiron 15R 2nd Gen i5, 2.3 Ghz, 750GB HDD, 8GB RAM Windows 7 HP
Found yet? No
08-16-2010, 10:56 PM #7
My best advice is to explore Cydia as much as you can when you can. Tons of cool stuff on it (download RockApp, its faster, but dont update core apps with it always do that with Cydia to avoid bricking). I have had a jailbroken iPhone for 2 1/2 years now and I still find great new things from Cydia to download.
08-17-2010, 03:32 PM #8
cool thanks anyone else got any ideas, i got winterboard, sbsettings, rock, makeitmine, aptbackup.
08-21-2010, 06:08 PM #9
Ipodmusic.info, irealsms, ibluetooth, iblacklist ,ibluenova, backgrounder with multiflow, cydelete, bosspaper, bossprefs, categories, categoriessb, iblank, multi icon mover, add call history, bbciplayer, lockinfo, lockdown, rename, mewseek, tvout2, unlimtones, shrink, yourtube and wifi sync.
There are some amazing apps there all from cydia but there are some amazing app from app store too. Search YouTube videos for these apps if it helps to identify them.
08-25-2010, 08:21 AM #10
lets get this thread back up and runnin
08-26-2010, 09:41 PM #11
I can't live without quick reply from the lockscreen. I think the only app working on iOS 4 is Bite SMS.
08-26-2010, 10:52 PM #12
My3G - tricks wifi apps to work on a 3G network
Poof - make those pesky Apple icons you can't remove disappear
CyDelete - you need that to delete Cydia icons from the homescreen
Iconoclasm - icon layout
Shrink - resize icons
iStrings - customize slide to unlock, sync in progress, etc
Make It Mine - change the carrier and time to whatever you want
20 Second Lockscreen
60 Second Lockscreen
Lockinfo - adds clock, weather, and notifications to your homescreen and or lockscreen
SnapTap - uses volume buttons to take photos