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Another lock screen bypass bug discovered in iOS 7

YouTube user EverythingApplePro recently uploaded a video to his YouTube channel showing a bug he found within iOS 7.1.1 that allows anyone to bypass the lock screen passcode under certain circumstances. This is one of many lock screen bugs discovered in iOS over the years. In order to bypass the passcode, you must have an app running in the foreground…

Apple working on a fix for random iOS 7 crashes

If you’ve been using iOS 7 for a while, you may have experienced a random software reboot, which has sometimes been referred to as the ‘white screen of death,’ parodying the famous ‘blue screen of death’ found on Windows machines. Fortunately, Apple has been hard at work, has acknowledged the issue, and has claimed that a fix is on the way for iOS 7…

iOS 7 bug allows users to bypass lock screen, access photo gallery

Since iOS 7 was officially launched to the public yesterday, it is likely that there will be quite a few bug reports over the next few weeks until Apple patches them with the next software update. Today, it was discovered that users can bypass the lock screen and still gain full access to the photo gallery, which is an issue if an unwanted person is…

Clear updates to 1.2.3, fixes iOS 7 Lists bug

When people (e.g. developers) started updating to iOS 7, an unfortunate bug was found in the popular Clear todo list application that made it not show the Lists in the Lists view. Clear posted a blog post when this issue was found saying that it would not support iOS 7 until its official release: As pre-release software is subject to change, we do not…

TiP Daily 7/9/13: Budget iPhone leaks, AT&T announcement, & more! [VID]

1. AT&T Event Teaser I’m pretty excited to see what AT&T is going to announce because it will likely play a pretty big impact on the cellular world and devices going forward (unless the event is a total let down, that is). But at the same time, I’m not holding my breath simply because it almost certainly won’t be something that we notice the…

iOS 7 bug allows apps to be put inside Newsstand

A new bug as been discovered in iOS 7, and it is something that was found to work a while back in iOS 6, however it is much easier in iOS 7 than it ever was on iOS 6. In iOS 7, it is possible (via a bug, this most likely isn’t meant to be a feature), to put applications in Newsstand. All you have to do is simply drag and drop them on top of Newsstand….

iOS 7: Initial bug reporting

It’s almost one day since developers got their hands on iOS 7. The purpose of a Beta is to allow any software developer to iron out any bugs in the software, and iOS 7 is no exception. From our collective TiP experience we’ve found a good number of issues in the initial Beta. We’re not here to complain, we totally understand that this is a Beta….

Is your iMessage hiding the last word of your texts?

Have you seen this bug before? Anyone? According to the vast amount of complaints on Twitter, and some checking done by The Verge, if you type something such as “I could be the next Obama” or “The best prize is a surprise” in iMessage, the last word of that message will disappear. After some digging by The Verge, a support forum thread from December was…