How to Keep Your iPad From Instantly Muting After You Hold Down the Volume Down Button

On the iPad, when you press and hold the volume down button on the right side of the device for longer than two of the bars in the Volume HUD, the device will instantly mute itself to where the volume is turned all of the way down.

If you find this annoying and would rather have more fine-grained control over the volume when pressing and holding the volume down button on the iPad, then you will want to install a new free jailbreak tweak in Cydia called disableinstantmute by iOS developer Kyle Levin.

With this tweak installed on

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Apple’s iOS Devices in the Lead as Online Sales Increase for Thanksgiving Weekend

TechCrunch recently released IBM analytics results compiled over Thanksgiving, in regards to online shopping with iOS and Android devices. TechCrunch reported that IBM Digital Analytics found that iOS devices have much more e-commerce purchases than Android devices. It wasn’t long ago when information released showed that Android users outnumbered iOS users almost two-to-one in the U.S. However, despite more people owning Android devices, the number of online sales coming from iOS users blew Android users in the water.

Analytics showed that online purchases for Androids were less

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Broken Age: Act 2 Targets 2015 Release

Broken Age: Act 2 is now targeting a release date in early 2015.

Double Fine’s Greg Rice made the announcement via the studio’s official forum. According to Rice, things are speeding along, but still need a little more time.

“The team has been steadily growing in size over the past month and progress is being made really rapidly now. The key milestone being that just last week we hit Alpha on both Shay and Vella’s halves of Act 2, leaving just the big finale section until we can say the entirety of Act 2 is at Alpha!” Rice said.

He continued, confirming that except for the finale, nearly the entire act had reached a full Alpha state in which the team could begin playtesting. Rice reports that the team has been mostly happy with the results of the tests, and from the many tests that had already been conducted, estimates Broken Age: Act 2 will take nearly 8-12 hours to complete.

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Best Jailbreak Tweaks of the Week – November 30th Edition

This recap will go over the best jailbreak tweaks that we’ve shown you this week. It’s certainly not all of them, but we think these are some of the most worthy of recognition out of what we have been able to show you this week. These are in no specific order, and they’re all compatible with the TaiG version 1.0.1 jailbreak for iOS 8.1.1.

1. WatchBoard – $3.99<br

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The Poetic Borderline iPhone 6 Plus Case is Minimal and Reminds Us of Apple’s Bumpers

If you remember the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s days, then you probably remember Apple’s own Bumper case for those devices, which was a minimal case that only wrapped around the sides of the device to keep the front and rear exposed so that the case could show off the iPhone’s beauty.

The same idea is backed behind Poetic’s Borderline case for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Although Apple discontinued the Bumper case when the iPhone 5 became available to the public, Poetic is bringing back the look and feel of the Bumper case even with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with their

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