The top stories of the week on iDB

The top stories of the week on iDB
August 14 15:29 2017

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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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Passengers, The Fate of the Furious, and other movies on sale in iTunes right now

Daily Deals: $100 off Sony Bluetooth audio system, $50 off Apple TV 4, and more

Apple’s free app of the week: Colorcube


Picaso Lab handcrafts incredible leather MacBook Pro sleeves

Hands-on with Mophie Powerstation USB-C XXL for MacBook

Apple & related news

Pearl ID might accurately scan your face even when iPhone 8 is laid flat

4K-capable Apple TV with HDR10, Dolby Vision & Hybrid Log-Gamma formats may be in the works

Hands-on with iOS 11 beta 5: icon changes, Control Center tweaks & more

Apple seeds watchOS 4 beta 5 to developers

KGI: Apple’s nixed plans to put in-screen Touch ID in iPhone 8

Possible new Champagne Gold colorway shown on iPhone 8 dummies

Developer manages to get Apple TV tvOS Simulator to run in 4K resolution

KGI: 2017 iPhones to launch simultaneously in September in three colors

Disney to pull all content from Netflix and launch its own streaming services

iPhone 8 may suppress notification sounds if you’re looking at it

Watch the premiere of Carpool Karaoke now on Apple Music

Is this what iPhone 8 will look like?

Face scanning laser may be incorporated into 2018 iPhones

iPhone 8’s virtual Home button is resizable, shows/hides as needed & more

iPhone 8’s split status bar metrics unearthed from HomePod firmware

iPhone 8’s 3D scanner supports Apple Pay & multiple faces, works in third-party apps

New videos compare iPhone 8 & iPhone 7s/Plus dummy models in Black, Silver and Copper Gold

Here’s how your favorite apps might embrace iPhone 8’s notch

Stunning iPhone 8 marketing mockups look like something straight out of Jony Ive’s kitchen


Phœnix jailbreak for iOS 9.3.5 released

Backspace+ gives you finer control over backspacing in iOS

Miss Priority Hub because you’re on iOS 10? Try Atmos

Turn your Status Bar icons into fully-functional shortcuts with Hera

How to jailbreak iOS 9.3.5 with Phœnix (and how to move from version 1 to later versions)

Bio Locker: a polished layer of security for jailbroken devices

Boxy 3, SwitcherCC, and more jailbreak tweaks to check out


How to delete old Apple Watch backups

How to automatically enable Do Not Disturb on Apple Watch during workouts

How to remove depth effect from Portrait mode photos


Colorful abstract vibes

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