Tag Archives: iOS

Apple releases iOS 10.0.2 to the public

With the official iOS 10 release (iOS 10.0.1) being out for a little over a week, Apple has now released iOS 10.0.2 to the public. According to Apple, this release fixes the Lightning audio issue that would prevent audio playback controls after five minutes of inactivity. Apple also notes that it fixes an issue with iCloud Photo Library force quitting…

Apple releases iOS 9.3.4 to the public

Many have thought that iOS 9.3.3 was going to be the final version of iOS 9 before iOS 10 dropped. Well, after the iOS 9.3.3 jailbreak dropped, Apple has now issued an update, iOS 9.3.4, to the public. The update comes two weeks after the initial release of iOS 9.3.3, and Apple says iOS 9.3.4 has some important security updates for all users. As…

Apple Store app to be updated with ‘For You’ section

Apple is preparing to update its Apple Store iOS app that currently allows customers to buy Apple’s hardware and various third-party accessories online (via Bloomberg). More specifically, the update will bring a ‘For You’ section, making recommendations for customers (similar to the Apple Music counterpart). It is unknown how Apple will handle this…

Apple Maps updated with enhanced parking information

Parkopedia has announced a deal with Apple today to provide its database of parking services through Apple Maps (via 9to5Mac). This means Apple Maps is now aware of over 40 million parking spots being tracked by Parkopedia across 75 countries in North America, Asia, and Latin America. Previously, Apple Maps was only able to show a simple parking icon,…

iOS 9 adoption rate now at 86 percent

Earlier this week, Apple has updated its App Store dashboard with new iOS adoption numbers. According to the new stats, the iOS 9 adoption rate is now at 86 percent across its iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices that contact the App Store. As for those who are on iOS 8, numbers remain the same at 11 percent, while the previous iOS versions have gone…

MMS malware vulnerability found in older versions of OS X and iOS

A Cisco researcher has discovered a vulnerability in OS X and iOS that could allow an attacker to gain access to your files and stored password by sending a malicious image. Cisco Talos has discovered a vulnerability in the way in which the Image I/O API parses and handles tiled TIFF image files. When rendered by applications that use the Image I/O API,…

Apple releases iOS 9.3.3 to the public

It’s been a week since Apple seeded iOS 9.3.3 beta 5 to developers. Apple today has released iOS 9.3.3 to the public. The new release does not feature any user facing changes and is mostly focused on bug fixes and stability improvements. You can update to the new firmware by going to Settings > General > Software Update, or by plugging your…

iOS and Apple TV users may now enjoy official BitTorrent Now app

A few months ago, BitTorrent introduced its BitTorrent Now app, a new app that enabled users to stream various music and videos. When the app was first launched, it was only available for Android devices. Earlier today, BitTorrent announced that the app is now officially available to iOS and Apple TV devices. When you launch the app, you’ll be able…