[Essentials] Cydia Apps

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  1. The Pi
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    <div align='center'><!--sizeo:7--><span style="font-size:36pt;line-height:100%"><!--/sizeo-->ESSENTIALS: Cydia Apps<!--sizec--></span><!--/sizec--></div>

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    It's been long since overdue. An essential list of cydia apps for all your iDevices (meaning iPod Touch, iPhone, and iPad).

    And yes this is half inched from <a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showuser=177066" target="_blank">Guild McCommunist</a> (hope he doesn't mind)

    I think it's important that App store and Cydia Apps are listed separately, to prevent confusion.
    Some rules, first and foremost.

    Warning: Spoilers inside!

    Also, a short description of the apps would be nice, though I don't mind doing it myself.

    Now get posting!

    My stuff

    <p align=" " class="none"><!--sizeo:4--><span style="font-size:14pt;line-height:100%"><!--/sizeo--><!--coloro:blue--><span style="color:blue"><!--/coloro-->Essential (10 votes or more)<!--sizec--></span><!--/sizec--><!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

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    <p align=" " class="none"><!--sizeo:4--><span style="font-size:14pt;line-height:100%"><!--/sizeo--><!--coloro:green--><span style="color:green"><!--/coloro-->Recommended (5 votes or more)<!--sizec--></span><!--/sizec--><!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    <b> [8] iFile</b> : iDevice file system browser ($4.00)

    <b> [7] SBsettings</b> : Access system settings from almost anywhere

    <b> [6] Infinifolders</b> : Allows breaking the 12 app limit in folders. ($0.99)
    <b> [6] OpenSSH</b> : Allows sending files to and from any iOS device

    <b> [5] Cydelete</b> : Allows deleting Cydia Apps from SpringBoard
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    <p align=" " class="none"><!--sizeo:4--><span style="font-size:14pt;line-height:100%"><!--/sizeo--><!--coloro:red--><span style="color:red"><!--/coloro-->Noteworthy (2 votes or more)<!--sizec--></span><!--/sizec--><!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    <b> [4] MultiIconMover</b> : Move more than one icon at a time
    <b> [4] AndroidLock XT</b> : An Android-like lockscreen where you have to draw the correct pattern to unlock.($1.49)

    <b> [3] GAMEBOY A.D.X. Plus</b> : A feature rich Gameboy/ Gameboy color emulator. ($3.49)
    <b> [3] SNES A.D.X. Plus</b> : A fully featured SNES emulator. ($5.99)
    <b> [3] Infinidock</b> : Gives the user the option to choose how many icons to have on the dock ($0.99)
    <b> [3] Activator </b> : Shortcuts managment.
    <b> [3] WinterBoard</b> : Allows the user to apply themes that affect everything, including the icons.

    <b> [2] NES A.D.X. Plus</b> : A NES emulator with a nice range of features. ($3.49)
    <b> [2] Insomnia Pro</b> : Allows Apps to run and WiFi to stay connected after the screen has been turned off ($1.99)
    <b> [2] UDIDFaker</b> : Changes your device's UDID for any app.
    <b> [2] Fakelocation</b> : Fakes your location to anywhere on the planet
    <b> [2] YourTube 2 </b> : Superior youtube downloader ($5.00)
    <b> [2] My3G</b> : Tricks Apps into thinking they're using WiFi rather than 3G internet.
    <b> [2] Fakeclockup</b> : "speeds up system, not application, animations"
    <b> [2] dreamboard</b> : "IMO it's awesome, only beta right now but it's hard to explain what it does"
    <b> [2] SBRotator4</b> : Rotates the springboard like the iPad.
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    Warning: Spoilers inside!

    Not recommended (0 votes or less)

    Also check out <a href="http://gbatemp.net/t242520-essentials-idevice-apps" target="_blank">[Essentials] iDevice Apps</a> by Guild McCommunist
     


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    +1 iSHSHit -- Saves SSH Blobs straight to your device

    +1 JamVM -- Java virtual machine

    +1 Jikes -- Java compiler

    +1 Move2Unlock ($0.99) -- Move to unlock instead of sliding

    +1 MultiIconMover -- Move more than one icon at a time

    +1 SBsettings -- Access system settings almost anywhere

    +1 openSSH

    +1 WinterBoard -- Allows the user to apply themes that affect everything, including the icons.

    +1 RetinaPad ($2.99) [iPad] -- Allows the usage of retina graphics in 2x mode for iPod touch/iPhone apps.

    +1 FullForce [iPad] -- Forces iPod touch/iPhone applications to run in iPad mode (ex: Facebook)

    +1 iFile ($4.00) -- iDevice file system browser

    +1 Graviboard -- Makes the icons float, allowing the user to play with the gravity

    +1 PagePreview -- Allows the user to preview a different page of the Springboard and to launch apps by taping the page dots

    +1 Wi-Fi Sync ($9.99) -- Syncing through wifi

    +1 TV Tube Sleep ($0.99) -- Makes the screen turn off like an old TV

    +1 Infinifolders ($0.99)

    +1 Animate -- Enables custom animated boot logos if jailbroken with Greenpois0n RC5 or higher

    +1 SNES A.D.X. Plus ($5.99)

    +1 MxTube -- Youtube downloader

    +1 GAMEBOY A.D.X. Plus ($3.49)

    +1 NES A.D.X. Plus ($3.49)

    +1 XBMC [http://mirrors.xbmc.org/apt/ios/] -- Media center for iDevices. Allows users to stream music, photos and movies over a wifi network.

    +1 BytaFont -- Changes the fonts
     
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    +YouTube to mp3
    +psx4all
    +gameboy a.d.x
    +snes a.d.x
    +ifile
    +mewseek
     
  6. Wombo Combo

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    SBSettings
    OpenSSH
    Five Icon Dock
    Cydelete
    Five Column
    iFile
    infinifolders
    insomnia pro
    remove background
    multiiconmover
    androidlock xt
     
  7. iFish

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    Does it have to be apps or just stuff from Cyida?

    Since I haz many.

    iRetina+
    inPulse
    Infinifolders
    VoiceActivator
    SB 2 Cloud
    SBSettings
    OpenSSH
    FakeCarrier

    I don't remember the prices, sorry
     
  8. The Pi
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    Anything.

    I've updated the OP with everyones stuff.

    Any help with the price of Voice Control? (can't get it on my iPod) and any info on Five Column? I'm guessing it does what you'd think but I don't want to guess.
     
  9. Wombo Combo

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    Five-Column SpringBoard is a MobileSubstrate extension that adds a fifth column to your iPhone's home screen.
    Site: http://r-ch.net/iphone/fcsb_cydia/
    [​IMG]
     
  10. The Pi
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    Cheers [​IMG]

    @everyone: Get posting!
     
  11. Wombo Combo

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    UDIDFaker:
    With this little App you can change your device's UDID for any app.
    Firewall IP
    AttachmentSaver
    Cyntact
    Fakelocation
    Multifl0w
     
  12. Odnetnin46

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    +1 Mxtube (Free)
    +1 Winterboard (duh) (Free)
    +1 SBSettings (Free)
    +1 NES A.D. + (Free)
    +1 GBC A.D. + (Free)
    + 1/2 SNES A.D. + (Multitouch for virtual buttons tends to screw up when trying to use 3 buttons at a time,nice emu though) (Free)
     
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    Infinifolders - Decent
    OpenSSH - Pretty much required for a jailbroken device IMO
    iFile - Awesome, but not worth paying for +1 anyway.
    SBSettings - REQUIRED, this is pretty much THE reason to mod your iPhone
    MultiIconMover - Convenient but can get buggy with updates and send your phone into seizure mode.
    -1 Winterboard - Piece of shit in every possible way, laggy as all hell, sucks, in every possible way.
    -1 Mxtube - Crappy version of YourTube
    YourTube 2 - Superior youtube downloader, new version is miles ahead of MxTube
    -1 Five Icon Dock - Useless when considering you can just have:
    Infinidock - Vastly superior in every possible way, does everything 5 Icon Dock does and more, no one should be using 5/6/7 icon dock cydia apps as of almost 6 months ago, Infinidock makes them all pointless.
    -1 FakeCarrier - MakeItMine is better
    MakeItMine - Better version of FakeCarrier
    -1 5ColumnSpringboard - Pretty crappy, have had it crash on me several times in the past, there is a new version similar to Infinidock that simply allows you to choose number of columns (and rows) in Settings instead of having one app that's so single focused.
    AdBlocker - Seems to work decently for now....
    Activator - A good deal of cydia apps just automatically download it with it, it's awesome.
    AutoClose Folder - Damn those folders staying open is annoying.
    biteSMS - Awwwwwww HELLYEAH
    My3G - Works okay, for now I'm preferring it over 3G Unrestrictor
    Snappy - Regular camera is just TOO slow.
     
  14. The Pi
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    Updated again. No half votes, only +1 or -1.

    I've put things with 0 votes or less (due to -1's) in a spoiler so it's faster to update if they get any votes. [​IMG]
     
  15. ProtoKun7

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    Thought you might. [​IMG]

    I haven't used much on Cydia yet, so for now I can only +1 SBsettings and OpenSSH, though I should try some stuff eventually.
     
  16. The Pi
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    Have a wee look at things with more than one vote so far.
    This is an essentials thread after all. [​IMG]
     
  17. alidsl

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    +1 to these

    Fakeclockup (speeds up system, not application, animations)
    Cydelete (allows you to delete Cydia apps on the springboard)
    Appinfo (gives you info about and app and lets you open it in iFile)
    Infinifolders (break the 12 icon limit in folders)
    Sbsettings
     
  18. Ron

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    Thank you Pi for making a better version of my thread. [​IMG]
    Yeah, it was pretty messy.

    Guess I belong in the DS Section better [​IMG]
     
  19. Odnetnin46

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    Not to start a flamewar but I had to make a couple points.
    These.
    Point 1:Mxtube was the FIRST native YouTube downloader,and is free,unlike YourTube.Yourtube is an extension to Youtube.app,Mxtube is a standalone app.Basicly,it all depends on a person's preferences on what they like or not.
    Point 2:If you don't use Winterboard,what do you use?While I agree that it does tend to lag and some themes fail at times,there really isn't a practical,free alternative.Unless WinterSled gets a GUI,this is all the average user can use(Not everyone knows how to use mobile terminal).

    No flamewars,please.
     
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    Nintendo 64 emulator with in app rom downloads.