Top 5 Jailbreak Applications
So I was thinking about doing another top 5 Jailbreak apps article for the front page here at TiPb and want to get your feedback of what apps I should spotlight... so be pals and help me out by listing what you think would be a good top 5.
- 01-07-2010, 09:26 PM #2
Overboard! I really think I could get by without any other j/b app except that one. I can have 11 pages of apps and by keeping it on my dock, I can always go directly to whichever page has the app I'm looking for. It is my number one!
- 01-07-2010, 09:28 PM #3
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- 01-07-2010, 10:30 PM #6
Thanks for the replies so far. Something to keep in mind a lot of what you happen to say may have already been spotlighted in a Top 5. So if you can think of some of the newest apps available. Thanks!
- 01-07-2010, 11:37 PM #8
- 01-07-2010, 11:50 PM #9
- 01-08-2010, 12:18 AM #10
Iblacklist.. it costs money doesnt it? I jailbroke to "BEAT THE SYSTEM MAN" and not have to pay for wonderfully creative applications...the fact that I have to pay for one.. even if it is a great help to the creator.. is just ridiculous.
- 01-08-2010, 12:23 AM #11
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- 01-08-2010, 11:47 AM #14
I jailbroke for Background (and ultimately ProSwitcher) but I also use qTweeter a lot and love the extra sounds and themes (Gradiance 3) so Winterboard has to be on the list as well.
- 01-08-2010, 11:49 AM #15
What is wrong with compensating developers for their time and energy. Some of these "paid" apps are very worthwhile and the $1, $2, etc. it cost is easily worth the extra time. I am all for support developers for their efforts. I am sure you have wasted $$$ on one or more "twitter" apps :-)
- 01-08-2010, 12:05 PM #16iPhone Nanite
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BiteSMS -- a MUST HAVE for heavy texters (30-day trial, $6)
3G Unrestrictor -- flawlessly lets you use apps on 3G that are only supposed to be used on wifi ($3)
qTweeter -- quick and easy post to Twitter and Facebook. Includes music tweet, Safari tweet, upload image or video. My only complaint, no location tweet ($4ish?)
iFile -- File manager and browser (I'm still using the trial...)
And of course the standards -- Winterboard, SBSettings, OpenSSH, Notifier
- 01-08-2010, 12:09 PM #17
- 01-08-2010, 12:13 PM #18
- Kirikae or ProSwitcher
- - Proswitcher is prettier, Kirikae is faster
- SBSettings + Rotation Inhibitor + Autolock
- - Automatically adjusts the brightness of your iphone screen to maximum
- - Youtube downloader
- Orbit ($2)
- - I hear Overboard ($2) is better. Is it really worth spending another $2?
And to a lesser extent...
- - Because my parents would never let me have one when I was little
- - Because it boggles my mind that my phone can play a game that my desktop was incapable of 15 years ago.
- 01-08-2010, 12:31 PM #19iPhone Beginner
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For those of you too lazy to look it up, The Top 5 Jailbroken Apps from each piece:
Part 4 (post 3.0)
So I'm guessing Jeremy wants apps other than those.
I would put in:
MyWi (once I finally get it set up and working)
Notifier (since status notifier doesn't work with OS 3.0)
Flashlight (it's amazing how much better it actually is)
- 01-08-2010, 12:49 PM #20
- 01-08-2010, 01:04 PM #21
- 01-08-2010, 01:38 PM #22
1. Backgrounder with ProSwitcher
2. Firewall iP
3. Auto Profiles Manager
6. Action Menu
8. SMS Helper
11. Sleep To Lock
14. Lockscreen Dim Delay
15. Five Icon Dock
Yeah, I like the tweaks!
- 01-08-2010, 01:39 PM #23
insomnia(!!! this is crucial)
compiled adhosts (i-phone-home.blogspot.com)
flashlight (on the bigboss repo. sets phone to max brightness which none of the app store lights can do)
and of course sbsettings, openssh, backgrounder, etc.
- 01-08-2010, 01:45 PM #24
- 01-08-2010, 02:14 PM #25