The Cydia Store is a treasure trove of useful tweaks, and whereas last week we showed how you could remove the ‘typing’ icon to prevent your correspondent from knowing you’re typing a message, today arrives tweak which helps you utilize that very feature, but in a broader sense. When in the Messages app, or indeed in a conversation with somebody on iOS, you can see when they are typing a message back, but if you’re at the home screen, for example, you’ve no way of knowing who may be just about to send something through. TypeStatus allows you to do so by adding that same ellipsis / speech bubble icon to your status bar whenever anybody is typing a message to you.

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