IntelliscreenX alone makes jailbreaking iOS 5 worthwhile

Of all the new tweaks coming out for iOS 5, IntelliscreenX is by far the best of them. Apple’s introduction of the Notification Center has revitalized the iPhone aging notification center and provided a way to organize all the various notifications that one receives during the day. However, like most things in life, it can always be a little better.

With this tweak, the iOS 5 Notification Center can be added to the Lockscreen, and you will not only be able to view the Notification Center from the lockscreen on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, but also dramatically extend the functionality of the Notification Center by adding the following features:

  • Collapsible Sections
  • QuickSettings Widget (frequently used functions such as airplane mode and brightness controller)
  • Top Shelf (A configurable bar that appears above notifications)
  • View Full Emails, Calendar, and receive RSS, Facebook and Twitter updates
  • Much more…

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Guides to installing iOS 5

STEP 1: Install iTunes 10.5 beta from direct link here. [Mac – Windows 32 bit – Windows 64 bit]

STEP 2: Now you need to download the right firmware file for your iOS device:

STEP 3: Now open iTunes that you downloaded above and restore using your firmware.

UPDATE: Here’s a guide to install iOS 5 without developer account.

Apple’s WWDC 2011 – Where to Watch

Apple’s WWDC 2011 starts in just 2 hours and should be introducing iOS 5, iCloud and a new OS X.

Here’s a list of websites who’re covering the event live:

And here’s the time table for cities around the world.

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