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.



First Apple-approved battery pack with Lightning input charging arrives

Apple & related news

Apple launches iOS 12 beta 3: see what’s new

Apple introduces beta 3 of watchOS 5 and tvOS 12

Colorful iPhones could once again become the norm

Apple introduces Shortcuts beta app for developers only


CoolStar: Electra 11.3.1 to filter incompatible tweaks from Cydia’s default repositories

Electra Team: iOS 11.2-11.3.1 jailbreak tool “will be dropping within a few days”

Electra1131 released for jailbreaking iOS 11.2-11.3.1

How to jailbreak iOS 11.2-11.3.1 with Electra1131

More than 34,000 people now jailbroken with Electra1131, and counting


Video: hands-on with Apple’s new Shortcuts app in iOS 12

Trill Project, WTHRD, Artstudio Pro, and other apps to check out this weekend

Twitterrific pulls the watch app, Today view & push for tweets from latest update

These 4 productivity apps will streamline your work online


How to make sure your iPhone accessory is really Apple MFi Certified

How to block iPhone text messages from certain senders

How to type out the Apple logo symbol

How to turn an email into a sticky note on Mac

How to invoke Siri listening sessions on Apple Watch without using the “Hey Siri” command

How to share a selection of photos and videos on your iPhone or iPad with a link

How to send cool emails from the Mail app with Stationery

How to set up email rules in the Mail app on Mac


Notchless gradient wallpapers for iPhone X

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.