Jailbreak developers are always seeking out news ways to tweak iOS in small chunks to make certain aspects more appealing and convenient. Even when you think all the possibly-modifiable areas of iOS have been covered, a new jailbreak tweak comes around that does something totally unimaginable and interesting. If you're looking to add further functionality to the iPhone and iPod Touch volume indication HUD (heads-up display), a new jailbreak tweak, dubbed HUD Pro, has all of the flexibility and options you could possibly hope for - in fact, some are a bit too far-fetched.
iPhone developer ngmoco, the startup that has brought us the likes of the TouchPets series and Eliminate [AppStore] has acquired fellow iPhone game maker Freeverse. The company, with the involvement of Institutional Venture Partners, and existing shareholders Kleiner Perkins, Norwest Venture Parters, and Maples Investments, raised $25 million for the company. The details of the acquisition weren't disclosed, but part of the $25 million will probably go toward it.