Tag Archives: iOS

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…

Apple publishes WWDC 2016 keynote and OS previews

Less than 2 hours after wrapping up the 2016 WWDC keynote, Apple has published their recording of the event to their website. Below on the same page, OS preview webpages can be found. Apple was all about software for this year’s WWDC keynote. The keynote was Apple’s first with all four operating systems: watchOS, tvOS, iOS, and the renamed macOS. Each OS…

Siri references ‘Finder’ ahead of WWDC on Monday

With a few more days before WWDC, Siri was spotted referencing an app named ‘Finder’ (via Brian Roemelle). Siri itself is supposed to play a huge role in the upcoming keynote, and such references could lead us to believe that Siri is indeed coming to the Mac. Obviously, Finder on iOS doesn’t exist but it does on OS X. This could mean Siri is either…

New App Store subscriptions and ads coming this fall

Apple’s WWDC isn’t scheduled for Monday, however, Apple exec Phil Schiller is spilling the beans for App Store changes that’ll be coming later this year. In an interview with The Verge, Schiller mentions a controversial update coming to the App Store, ads in search results. Apple is also going to start showing search ads for apps in its iOS App Store…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3.3 beta 1 to developers

UPDATE: iOS 9.3.3 beta 1 is not available to the 9.7-inch iPad Pro. We assume that Apple has yet to find a fix to the bricking issue, therefore they don’t want to push a beta for the device until said issue is fixed. It’s been a week since Apple released iOS 9.3.2 to the public. Apple today has seeded its first iOS 9.3.3 beta to developers. iOS…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3.2 beta 4 to developers and public beta testers

It’s been a week since Apple released iOS 9.3.2 beta 3 to developers. Apple today has seeded its fourth iOS 9.3.2 beta to developers. iOS 9.3.2 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. This update is also available to public beta testers. We’ve only seen a few x.x.x beta releases, so we assume this is a big enough bug Apple…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3.2 beta 3 to developers

It’s been a week since Apple released iOS 9.3.2 beta 2 to developers. Apple today has seeded its third iOS 9.3.2 beta to developers. iOS 9.3.2 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. We’ve only seen a few x.x.x beta releases, so we assume this is a big enough bug Apple needs to fix, but it’s not large enough to warrant a full…