iDB Top Stories of the Week banner

Like every Sunday, we get to take a look at some of the most popular posts that were published on iDB during the week that just ended. Whether it is a news item, a new jailbreak tweak, a tutorial, or an app review, we sum it all up in one convenient place for you. 

As always, if you like what you’re reading, please feel free to spread the love by sharing our posts on your favorite social network.

We’re usually hanging out a lot on Twitter and Facebook, more rarely on Google+.

Don’t forget to listen to the latest episode of our new podcast, Let’s Talk iOS:

Subscribe on iTunes

Want to support iDB? Visit our Deals Store and buy something from us.

Deals

The Hangover, Swingers, and other movies on sale in iTunes right now

Daily Deals: $48 Madden NFL 18, $109 Apple TV 4, and more

Apple’s free app of the week: Colossatron: Massive World Threat

Accessories

The best USB-C monitors for MacBook and MacBook Pro

Review: Aukey 30,000mAh USB-C MacBook battery pack

Improve your iPhone photography with this 3-in-1 camera lens kit

Review: CalDigit Thunderbolt 3 Docking Station

Review: DockCase combines a sleeve and a USB-C hub in an attempt to be the ultimate MacBook Pro accessory

Apple & related news

Video: iOS 11 beta 7 brings small changes and tweaks before widespread release this fall

WSJ: iPhone 8’s deep-sensing 3D scanner works in complete darkness

iPhone 8’s new 3D sensors can reportedly sense a face within millionths of a second

Videos found in iOS 11 depict new iPhone multitasking gestures

Bloomberg rounds up all the new iPhone 8 features and who got there first

iPhone 8 rumored to come in 64/256/512GB flavors

Carriers apparently told to prepare for September 12 iPhone 8 unveiling

NYT: Apple’s car ambitions scaled back to in-house campus shuttle service

Bloomberg: 4K Apple TV is coming alongside new iPhones in September

NYT: iPhone 8 to sell for around $999

Samsung unveils dual-camera Note 8 with 6.3″ display, water-resistant S Pen & more

Jailbreaking

Everything you need to know about tihmstar’s iOS 9.1-9.3.4 jailbreak untether

Researcher publishes kernel exploit for 64-bit devices on iOS 10.3.1 and below

ByeThirdParty hides third-party VoIP app data from the Phone app

This tweak lets you customize your iPhone’s locking animation

ScreenshotXI brings iOS 11-like screenshot functions to jailbroken devices

3Edgy5Me, Get Me Home, and other jailbreak tweaks

Tips

How to temporarily disable Touch ID at the Lock screen & require a passcode

How to preview Mac apps in App Store on iPhone and iPad

Wallpapers

Solar eclipse wallpapers

Find iDB on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube, and in your RSS reader. Also make sure to subscribe to our podcast and download the iDB app for free in the App Store.