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Hacker claims to have access to some data from security firm hired by FBI to unlock iPhone 5c in San Bernardino case

Last year, there was a huge battle between Apple and the FBI in regards to iOS security. Specifically, the FBI asked Apple to compromise iOS security in order to get into the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone 5c. The FBI then turned to Cellebrite to get into the phone. Now, Motherboard reports that a hacker has released files allegedly from Cellebrite that…

Facebook reported to be developing app for Apple TV

  There are some rumors circulating online that Facebook is in the process of creating an app specifically for Apple TV and other set-top boxes. The information was shared by WSJ, who shared that the videos available on the app will be ad-funded. As of this writing, there’s very little information about this rumor available. But based on…

AirPods firmware silently updated from 3.3.1 to 3.5.1

Apple has silently updated the AirPods firmware from 3.3.1 to 3.5.1 earlier today. The AirPods automatically update its firmware when its inside the AirPods Case, charging, and is connected to a nearby iOS device. The new firmware doesn’t seem to have any user-facing features. When the update takes place, there’s no on-screen alert or notification,…

Apple Music will be including music from Prince starting on February 12

Prince’s catalog of music will be available on Apple Music, among other streaming services such as Spotify and Pandora beginning on February 12, the New York Post reports. Right now, Prince’s music is only available on Tidal. Prince’s music was pulled from all streaming services other than Tidal 19 months ago. Since his passing, his estate has been…

Apple’s Q1 2017 report sees the company welcome back growth

Apple has released its quarterly earnings report for its first fiscal quarter of this year, and not only did the iPhone maker make a successful return to growth, it also managed to surpass industry expectations. The latest report reveals revenues of $78.4 billion and earnings per share of $3.36. Those numbers easily surpass the projections made by Wall…

‘BlackPods’ will make your existing AirPods black

A new product called “BlackPods” will make your existing white AirPods turn black. Ever since it’s launched, we’ve heard numerous times that customers simply want a black version of the AirPods. To take it a step further, BlackPods will match the color of your iPhone whether it’s Black, Jet Black, or even Space Gray. It uses a three-phase coating…

Future versions of iOS may no longer support 32-bit applications

With the latest iOS 10.3 beta, the operating system has a popup every time you launch a 32-bit application, noting that the app may not work in future versions of iOS. This suggests that iOS 11 (or some version of iOS 10.x) will flat out stop support for 32-bit applications as a whole. 64-bit application support began with the iPhone 5s back in…