Tag Archives: iPod Touch

Apple releases iOS 9.3.5 to the public

UPDATE: Via The New York Times, today’s iOS update patches three security vulnerabilities found and used by NSO Group to read text messages and emails and track calls and contracts. Many have thought that iOS 9.3.4 was going to be the final version of iOS 9 before iOS 10 dropped. Well, Apple has now issued iOS 9.3.5 to the public. The update…

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…

Apple releases iOS 9.3.2 to the public

It’s been two weeks since Apple seeded iOS 9.3.2 beta 4 to developers. Apple today has released iOS 9.3.2 to the public. The new release adds the capability to turn on Night Shift mode and Low Power Mode at once, amongst other small details. iOS 9.3.2 is also important to iPhone SE users as the new update fixes an issue with Bluetooth…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3 beta 6 to developers and public beta testers

It’s been less than a week since Apple seeded the fifth iOS 9.3 beta to developers and public beta testers, Apple today has seeded its second iOS 9.3 beta to developers. iOS 9.3 is the third major revision for iOS 9. iOS 9.3 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. The latest beta is also available for public beta…

Ghost emails from January 1, 1970 appearing on some devices

Recently, Apple had fixed the 1970 boot loop issue in the latest version of its iOS firmware, and now it seems like another similar issue is arising. A number of users with iPhones and iPads have been tweeting screenshots of emails arriving on January 1, 1970 with no subject, or content, and cannot be deleted, via the Telegraph. Unlike the other 1970…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3 beta 5 to developers

It’s been a few weeks since Apple seeded the fourth iOS 9.3 beta to developers and public beta testers, Apple today has seeded its second iOS 9.3 beta to developers. iOS 9.3 is the third major revision for iOS 9. iOS 9.3 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. We assume a public beta for the firmware will soon be available…

iOS 9.3 beta 4 unbricks phones affected by ‘January 1, 1970’ date bug

In the most recent iOS 9.3 beta, which was seeded to developers and public beta testers this week, fixes a bug caused by setting the date back to January 1, 1970 on 64-bit devices. First discovered in mid-February, the 1970 bug occurs when a user manually sets the date back to 1970 and rebooting their device. Causing the iOS device to run on a…

‘Error 53’ may lead to a lawsuit against Apple

I’ve been trying to avoid writing an article about the ‘Error 53’ fiasco because honestly I believe it’s a non-issue. If you get your screen replaced by a third-party, it’s your responsibility to know that the third-party may or may not be using Apple certified parts. With Touch ID, however, replacing your screen gets a bit more difficult because it…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3 beta 3 to developers

It’s been a few weeks since Apple seeded the second iOS 9.3 beta to developers and public beta testers, Apple today has seeded its second iOS 9.3 beta to developers. iOS 9.3 is the third major revision for iOS 9. iOS 9.3 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. We assume a public beta for the firmware will soon be available…