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Bryan M. Wolfe
| November 2, 2011
Jailbreak Only: The Kindle Fire Look, On Your iPhone
On November 15, Amazon will release the Kindle Fire, the online retailer's answer to the iPad. However, for those that want to experience the Fire without spending the $199 to do so, there is now a solution, according to iDevice Daily. Thanks to a $2.49 jailbreak by falcon212, your iPhone/iPod touch can look and feel just like a Kindle Fire, but with Apple’s power behind it. The end result looks quite interesting. Take a look: Features of the Kindle Fire for iPhone tweak include:
Kindle Fire for iPhone should arrive soon in the Cydia Store under the MacCiti repository and TheThemeOut.
- Scrollable dock icons
- Changeable Wallpaper and Dock image
- Multiple default homescreens. Newsstand, Favorites and Games
- Each row is scrollable (on Favorite and Games tabs)
- RSS News ticker
- Weather widget
- iOS4 and iOS5 compatible