LivelyIcons Status Update
So, it’s time to let you all know how my cancer fund is going. LivelyIcons was released almost 2 months ago, and I must thank all the people who purchased it from the Cydia Store! First of all, I must thank Saurik, who decided to help me with this cause, by changing his normal fees on LivelyIcons: I have set the LivelyIcons fee calculation at 14/86 (instead of 30/70) based upon doing...
LivelyIcons for Research
Hey everyone, I think you probably already heard about my new upcoming tweak, LivelyIcons: I posted a small video preview on Twitter a couple of days ago, and many people seemed to like it. However, what I will be telling you in this post is not strictly related to the features of the tweak, nor I will speak about any technical detail: what I want to tell you today is how you can help other...
Springtomize 2 v1.4: iOS 6.x support!
iOS 6.x support! Springtomize 2 v1.4 is a FREE upgrade, which brings Springtomize to iOS 6.x, with all the features you loved on iOS 5. This update contains many improvements: most of the code has been rewritten from scratch to improve performances and to extend the feature set which makes Springtomize one of the most comprehensive tweak available on the Cydia Store. FAQ:...
Springtomize & iOS 6
Springtomize 1.3.99 with iOS 6 support is now available on the beta repo. To install: - Add the beta repo to your sources: http://filippobiga.com/betarepo - download and install Springtomize 1.3.99. Please note that this is a beta version, so it will contain bugs. This public beta is meant to further test the many feature of Springtomize and fix the bugs before a public final release. To...
Yesterday I came back home from WWDC: it was amazing. Anyway, my journey in SF it’s not what this post is about. The main scope indeed is to clear things up about some of my apps: in other words, announcing that some of them are now discontinued and will no longer be updated. • Springtomize (for iOS 4.x) iOS 5.0 has been live for almost a year now and it’s really time you update...
Springtomize 2 - 1.1: Polyglot!
Here’s the changelog for Springtomize 2 version 1.1: New now localized in 16 different languages! (arabic, catalan, german, greek, english, spanish, french, hebrew, hungarian, italian, korean, polish, portuguese, swedish, traditional chinese, dutch) improved respringing and settings reloading methods option to hide padlock from status bar option to disable notification center change...
Springtomize 2: submitted!
Many of you already know it, but I’m glad to announce that Springtomize 2 has been submitted to Cydia and will be available in the next few days. I would like to thank all the ones who helped me in various way during the development, that is going on since the last July: Sean Berlin, for the graphics he made for Springtomize 2 Mike Beasley, both for being an awesome tester and for his...
Springtomize 2, what's coming?
I think almost everyone of you know it, at this point: I’ve been working on Springtomize 2 for a lot of time. It’s a complete rewrite of Springtomize and it is compatible with iOS 5.0 or higher. When the first teaser was published, I started getting a lot of questions by any of you (well, that was expected): I’ll try to answer to many of them in this post (yes, ETA...
MobileSubstrate Tweak Tutorial with Theos.
UPDATE: Since this tutorial was taking in too many clueless people, I’ve decided to remove the explanation. However, I hope you can still find useful the few info provided here. Making tweaks shouldn’t look like an easy task to beginners, even though Theos makes things much easier. I’d suggest to gain a good knowledge of C, Objective C and its runtime before diving into tweaks...
CleverPin - Passcode protection made smarter
How many times did you disable passcode, because you didn’t really need it in that situation? For example, I don’t need it when I’m home. Or I don’t need it while I’m listening music. Here comes CleverPin. CleverPin allows you to make your iPhone ask for passcode intelligently: you can choose to automatically disable it while you’re connected to your home...
Version 1.4-2 has been submitted. As usual, changelog: Bug fixes: fixed magic battery other bugs fixed New: adjust the brightness with volume buttons only while the home button is pressed For those that don’t know: Springtomize | ThemeIt Contest
I’ve just submitted Springtomize 1.4. This is the biggest update since 1.0, and includes lots of improvements and new features. Read the full changelog below. Bug fixes icons labels reappearing randomly spotlight not disabling correctly fixed a bug which was causing SpringBoard to crash if a folder was placed in the dock fixed “Hide top bar” for 4.2.1 finally fixed the...
While working on improving Springtomize and preparing the 1.4 update, I finally found a little bit of time to work on FreeSync, the tweak I and @qwertyoruiop made to let you use your device while syncing. Here’s the full changelog for version 2.5 Bug fixes: fixed a bug which was causing the HUD not to hide properly improved performances to avoid crashes on older devices and to decrease...
Springtomize 1.3-1 & 1.4 Preview
Bug fixes update. Changelog: Bug fixes: fixed ‘Start with iPod’ for 4.2.1 fixed icon spacing w/ 5 icons per line in SpringBoard and inside folders! fixed a bug with SBRotator spotlight keyboard appearing randomly fixed Spotlight lags hide alarm icon didn’t work in 4.2.1 fixed “Always Show Battery” behavior fixed icon name not showing in Spotlight and...
Here’s the full changelog of Springtomize 1.3: Bug fixes: appswitcher icons wrong spacing if custom number was disabled unable to launch apps if you disable lockscreen and a passcode was set; now you’ll need to manually disable the passcode fixed and reimplemented “Always show battery” when spotlight is disabled, also the page indicator is hidden the label for the...
Full changelog, props to @qwertyoruiop for providing me a full working method for appswitcher icons rotation. Bug Fixes silly bug in 1.1-3 preventing sync with iTunes sometimes New rotate switcher icons disable paging in app switcher start app switcher in iPod controls start app switcher showing closeboxes dim inactive apps in app switcher change carrier name buttons management section: ...
I’ve just submitted Springtomize 1.1-3, and here’s the full changelog: Bug fixes wallpaper while charging not working tv lock sound pausing music dock icons spacing spotlight page not dimming as usual custom icon number for switcher not working on 4.2.1 SpringBoard crash into safe mode New added disable folders preview
Ok, so Springtomize 1.1 fixed lots of bugs for everyone, but due to an error occurred sending the package, that version disabled all your capabilities by default. I’ve already sent the 1.1-2 update, here’s the full changelog: Fixed disabled Capabilities bug Fixed a crash on 4.2.1 added “Hide Alarm” in the Status Bar improved memory management again
I’ve just submitted Springtomize 1.1, which will fix many reported bugs and also add a few new features; you can read the full changelog below. Bug fixes: fixed quarter-screen apps bug improved performances: removed any springboard lag fixed crashes for various reasons hopefully fixed the always-wallpaper on lockscreen fixed a bug which was causing the device to block with a line on...
FAQ Does Springtomize depend on Winterboard? No. Does Springtomize replace Winterboard? No. Does Springtomize work on the iPad? Yes, but some isolated features are causing problems to some people. How can I ask you questions / suggestions? Use the email from Cydia, please. if you need to report an issue, read the how-to below. For quick suggestions you can use Twitter:...