Tractor brings much-needed improvements to the Music widget
If you’re feeling like iOS’ inventory Music widget leaves so much to be desired, you then aren’t on my own. In reality, iOS developer LaughingQuoll not too long ago launched a brand new loose jailbreak tweak dubbed Tractor with the purpose of bettering Apple’s unhappy excuse for a Music widget.
In the ahead of and after screenshots above, you’ll see how Tractor revitalizes the Music widget’s usefulness. Rather than showing a listing of to be had song within the widget, Tractor implements the conventional song controls that you simply’d be expecting to see there.
Among the controls Tractor provides to the Music widget are play/pause, fast-forward, and rewind. These controls serve the similar function as their opposite numbers that show within the Music app and on the Lock display screen on every occasion you might have media taking part in.
Tractor would possibly appear acquainted, and that’s as it gave the impression in closing week’s jailbreak tweaks of the week roundup, and it wasn’t loose at the time. It was once launched as part of LaughingQuoll’s Patreon Early Access program, which allows subscribers to obtain jailbreaks tweaks in beta levels for a ordinary charge.
Now that Tractor is formally out of beta, jailbreakers can obtain the tweak without spending a dime from Cydia’s Packix repository. Tractor doesn’t have any choices to configure and is suitable with jailbroken iOS 10 and 11 gadgets with three-D Touch capacity.
Pro tip: Tractor performs effectively with three-D Touch emulation tweaks reminiscent of Force3DAppShortcuts and Peek-A-Boo on gadgets that don’t enhance three-D Touch gestures out of the field.
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