Just a few days ago, Google updated Google Maps for iOS, adding some new features which include a timeline feature, a lock screen widget, and an iMessage app, making it possible to share your current location in iMessage with Google Maps. The iMessage app makes it possible to share your...

Facebook recently added the Stories feature to their app and it's clear not all users like it. If you find the feature annoying it is possible to disable Stories in Facebook for iPhone using a tweak called NoMoreStories. Facebook is somewhat sneaky when implementing new features as they don't list them...

If you're privacy conscious, you might want to reconsider your decision of providing some of your installed apps with Camera access. Luckily, it's exceptionally easy to revoke Camera access for specific apps in iOS so you can do it with very little effort. Even if you have apps to which...

While iOS 10 is quite intuitive (maybe except when navigating the Settings app) some of its features are not exactly easy to discover. However, there are also exceptions - those features that are staring you in the face but you keep ignoring them. One of these options lets you...

No one can deny screen rotation is an important feature for a smartphone. However, you've probably had your phone's screen accidentally switch between portrait and landscape mode then once. Luckily, this is preventable since it is possible to control screen rotation for specific apps on Android. Some apps are best when...

It's true the occasional popup prompting you to rate and review an app can support talented developers but these popups can also be incredibly annoying. While you should still take the time to rate and review a great app you rely on, you can stop app rating & review...

The first Android O preview build is now out and naturally, developers are excitedly pulling it apart to make some of its new features available for older Android versions. You can now install the Android O Pixel Launcher on another Android device. Pixel Launcher receives an update in Android O...

For a long time, app lockers have provided a simple solution for restricting access to private content on smartphones...and they still do. A new app allows us to completely hide photos on Android devices, in a different and much more effective manner. The app is called PrivateMe and creates a...

It's no news iOS is quite rigid in various aspects. For example, the default email client is the stock Mail app and you don't have the option to change it. A new tweak called MailClientDefault10 solves the problem for jailbroken devices as it lets you choose your default mail...

StoreSwitcher tweak is a new addition to Cydia that enables you to switch between App Store accounts. If you have more than one App Store account then you're already aware Apple doesn't make it easy to switch between them. While Apple doesn't want us to have multiple App Store accounts,...

Android Nougat allows us to add custom tiles to the Quick Settings panel. This is very convenient, especially that third-party development is possible as well. For this reason, we can now add a screen timeout shortcut to the Quick Settings panel. Thanks to a new app called Screen Off Timeout,...

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