Jailbreak tweaks of the week: Audicy, LiveRinging, & more…

By , May 8, 2016

Tweaks of the week

It has yet again been a relatively quiet week in Cydia for the jailbreak community, which is growing ever so more impatient with the lack of a jailbreak for the latest iOS version.

Nevertheless, Cydia is still turning over new jailbreak tweak releases from those persistent iOS developers out there. We’ll show you everything that was new in Cydia this week, starting with our favorites, and then we will quickly go over the rest.

Our favorite releases this week

Audicy – $2.99

Audicy is a new jailbreak tweak that allows you to import media files to your stock media apps.

With it, you can import music, videos, podcasts, ringtones, and much more to apps like Music, Videos, and Podcasts.

You can edit the file’s metadata as you add it, allowing you to precisely choose the album artwork and details about the file as they’ll be displayed on your iOS device later on when you try to view it.

It works great with downloading tweaks like Safari Downloader+ or Chrome Downloader+. You can read our full review of Audicy to learn more about how the importing features work.

LiveRinging – $1.99

LiveRinging is a great jailbreak tweak release we saw this week that lets you enable video ringtones on the iOS platform.

This is essentially the same features Android users have been able to enjoy for ages, allowing you to assign a video to play on your screen in the background of the incoming or outgoing call interface.

You can configure individual videos for unknown callers and contacts, and you can even set individual videos to independent contacts.

To learn more about how the tweak works, you can read our full review and watch our video demonstration.

Other releases this week

Airplane Enhancer+: Provides Airplane Mode-based battery-saving techniques ($2.99 – review)

ASBlur: Blurs the app preview cards in the iOS 9 App Switcher (free – review)

BBMVideoCall: Enables video calling in the BBM app around the world (free)

Normal Wifi Icon: Replaces the Personal Hotspot icon in your Status Bar with a Wi-Fi icon (free)

WiFiIconDim: Dims the Wi-Fi icon in the Status Bar based on Wi-Fi connectivity (free)

That’s about it for jailbreak tweaks this week, but if you are looking for more, you can always look back at last week’s jailbreak tweak roundup to see if you’ve missed anything interesting.

What was your favorite jailbreak tweak release this week? You can share with iDB in the comments below!

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  • Jayy

    I would install LiveRinging, but I don’t have any cool looped videos like the iDB logo…

  • Hotrod

    Live ringing was making my face time phone calls crash