cydia

Judge Denies Apple’s Request to Dismiss Cydia Antitrust Lawsuit

U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers on Thursday rejected Apple's request to dismiss an antitrust lawsuit filed by Cydia, a third-party app store for jailbroken iPhones — reports Reuters. SaurikIT LLC, which developed Cydia, filed a suit earlier this year alleging that Apple maintains an unlawful monopoly over app distribution on iOS. However, Apple argued that...

Apple Responds to Cydia Founder’s Lawsuit, Denies Being Anti-Competitive

It’s been a while since we’ve heard about Cydia, the unofficial app store for jailbroken iPhones, but its founder Jay Freeman has launched a lawsuit against Apple, alleging the iPhone maker is being anticompetitive. According to The Washington Post, the Cydia lawsuit alleges Apple has a monopoly over software distribution on iOS devices and says...

Cydia Malware Steals 225,000 Apple IDs from Jailbroken iPhones

According to a report by network security firm Palo Alto Networks, a Cydia malware named “KeyRaider” has stolen over 225,000 valid Apple accounts with passwords from jailbroken iPhones by intercepting iTunes traffic on these devices. What is now believed to be the largest known Apple account theft caused by malware, is distributed through third-party Cydia repositories in China, and has...

The Best 120 Cydia Tweaks for iOS 8.3 and iOS 8.4 [VIDEO]

If your iPhone is jailbroken on iOS 8.3 or iOS 8.4 via the latest TaiG tool, here are 120 of the best Cydia tweaks, shared by YouTube channel iTwe4kz, which made the following incredible 40 minute (!) video detailing them one-by-one: Check out the video below: https://youtu.be/zh1GRxAUYy0 If you want to jailbreak your iPhone, just download...

Popcorn Time for iOS Download Now Available on Cydia Store

Last month, Popcorn Time’s developers had revealed in an interview that they will release an iOS version of the app ‘very soon’ and today, that day has finally come. All jailbroken iPhone, iPod touch and iPad owners can now download the free Popcorn Time for iOS app in the Cydia store by simply adding a...

Cydia Updated To Support iOS 7 with New Look and Feel

Just two days back, the Evasi0n7 untethered iOS 7 jailbreak was unveiled by team @evad3rs just in time for the holidays. But since the jailbreakers did not coordinate well with @Saurik, the creator of Cydia, the release was plagued with mobilesubstrate compatibility issues with iOS 7. Today however, Saurik has updated Cydia to version 1.1.9 to...

Saurik Makes Cydia Substrate Available for Android Users [VIDEO]

Cydia substrate is making its away over to Android users, as Saurik has launched a new website detailing Substrate for Android, potentially bringing over your favourite iOS tweaks to the dark side. According to Jeff Benjamin over at iDownloadBlog, WinterBoard is already available. To enable Substrate on your Android device, you must first, of course,...

Older iOS 6 SHSH Blobs Saved in Cydia Have Become Unusable

If you have saved your SHSH blobs for iOS 6.0-iOS 6.1.2 in Cydia for later downgrading, Saurik has bad news for you: the TSS data Cydia saved for iOS 6.0-6.1.2 is unusable. This isn’t the best news in the jailbreak world we are reporting today. From now on if you have a jailbroken device running […]