1. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Japanese man arrested for selling jailbroken iPhones

    Would you jailbreak your iPhone if you could, and if it were easy to do? Would you pay a bit extra for a second-hand device that had been jailbroken for you? Jailbreaking is where you exploit bugs in Apple’s software to remove the restrictions imposed on your device by the operating system...
  2. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Upgrading to iOS 10 may have made your backups a lot faster to crack

    Normally upgrading the operating system on your iPhone doesn't just bring you a few new funky features, you also get to benefit from some security enhancements and fixes too. However, with iOS 10 it seems things might have taken something of a backward step - in at least the case of the...
  3. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Warning: Some people using the new iPhone jailbreak are seeing credit card, PayPal account breaches

    Savvy Apple fans around the world were elated to learn that a tool had finally been released to jailbreak iOS 9.3.3 and other recent iOS builds on the iPhone and iPad. People had been waiting impatiently for the jailbreak for months, and there was a rush of interest once it was finally let loose...
  4. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    I went without my smartphone for 7 days — here's the most disturbing thing I noticed

    A few weeks ago I undertook a daring experiment: I went without my iPhone for seven whole days. It was a big deal for me. I'm 23, and I've been attached to a cellphone since shortly after I started walking. The first thing I noticed that phoneless week was just how many people stare at their...
  5. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    How the hell could the FBI hack into that iPhone?

    You know that part about the FBI needing Apple's help to unlock a terrorist's iPhone 5C? Never mind. That was the unexpected message from the US Department of Justice on Monday, when it indefinitely stalled court proceedings that had been scheduled for Tuesday. Now, instead of turning to the...
  6. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    How to stop cell phone companies from secretly selling your info to advertisers

    There’s a reason advertisers love Google so much. The company is better than any other when it comes to collecting information about you, its users, and then using that information to serve targeted advertisements on the websites you visit. In Google’s case, the trade-off is that you get to use...
  7. AWS

    IOS 8.2 Released

    IOS 8.2 was released a few hours ago for an over the air update. It still isn't available on iTunes, but, should be shortly. It fixes a bunch of bugs and some of them have been in IOS 8 since the start. Health App improvements Adds the ability to select the unit of measurement for body...
  8. AWS

    Apple Yanks iOS 8.0.1 After Reports of No Cell Service and Other Issues

    I got this update and didn't have a problem on 2 iPhones and a my iPad. I must have been one of the lucky ones.