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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. 

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The best wireless charging stands for iPhone

The best ultra-thin cases for the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max

Best true wireless earbuds you can buy right now

MW07 review: Master & Dynamic’s first true wireless earbuds are a good start

Luna Display arrives, uses iPad as a true wireless display for Mac with HiDPI & no lag

Apple & related news

iOS 12 Screen Time suspected to cause excessive iPhone battery drain for some

Apple releases iOS 12.0.1, includes fixes for iPhone XS charging bug, Bluetooth issues, and more

iPad Pro rumor: 4K HDR video via USB-C, new magnetic port, updated Apple Pencil & more

Google announces new Pixel phone and tablet, Home Hub & third-gen Chromecast

Report: Apple video service will mix free original content with subscription channels

Create custom Apple Watch faces using SpriteKit

Apple Pay arrives at CVS stores in the United States

Apple works on eliminating call spoofing on iPhone

Microsoft has ended support for Minecraft for Apple TV over lack of interest


The best jailbreak tweaks for iOS 11

Luca Todesco has jailbroken the iPhone XS Max

Cross-platform SHSH blob-saving tool blobsaver updated to version 2.2 with improvements

Simple Power Down offers more options after holding the sleep/wake button

Ultrasound could be the sexiest volume HUD replacement for iOS we’ve seen yet

ShortLook is an OLED-friendly notification system for iOS

Unc0ver open-source jailbreak tool released with support for iOS 11.0-11.4 beta 3


Elytra, Blink, Cheat Day, and other apps to check out this weekend

The best free cocktail and drink recipe apps for iPhone

DoNotPay app lets you sue someone with your iPhone


How to get two Slack apps on your iPhone and iPad

How to mark all conversations as Read in the Messages app on iOS

How to use Twitter Search like a pro

How to create blank iPhone icons for the Home screen using Shortcuts

How to enable & use Apple Watch fall detection

How to turn your iPhone into a remote microphone with AirPods & Live Listen


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