How to Replace Siri with Google Voice Search using NowNow [Cydia Tweak]

Last month Google has updated Google Search for iOS with Voice Search feature, which performs more better than Siri. So, here comes jailbreak community with NowNow, a free Cydia tweak which brings Google’s virtual voice assistant access on iOS just like Siri.

Replace Siri with Google Voice Search in iOS

Step-1

Visit BigBoss repository through Cydia, to download NowNow and install it

Step-2

When NowNow installation will finish, it will ask to Restart Springboard so tap on the available option

Step-3

Springboard restarts then tap on “Settings” > “NowNow” > “Activation Methods”

To launch Google Voice Search in iOS from anywhere, just press and hold “Home” button as it will launch NowNow which starts working like Siri on iPhone.

Note: To use NowNow on your jailbroken iDevice first install latest Google Search app.

8 comments… add one
Stewart November 8, 2012, 6:33 pm

Why to replace Siri on iPhone?

Emmali November 9, 2012, 2:19 pm

I’ve experienced Google Voice Search on iPhone that is really good in comparison of Apples voice assistance Siri.

Lopes November 12, 2012, 8:39 am

I like Siri don’t wnt to replace on iphone.

Nolan November 14, 2012, 11:15 am

Google Voice search works excellent in place of Siri.

Ferguos November 15, 2012, 8:18 pm

Just a battle of technology developers otherwise its nice to stay with Siri on iPhone.

Geoff November 20, 2012, 10:23 am

Works fine on iPad 2.

Heigl November 27, 2012, 9:54 am

No need to replace Siri.

williams-gillen June 16, 2013, 3:14 am

This is a really good tip

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