Tag Archives: Software

Apple to ramp up iCloud backup encryption and iOS security

Today, the New York Times and Financial Times are reporting that Apple engineers are now actively developing and testing new encryption methods for iCloud backups and iPhone hardware. The goal is to have a device that even Apple couldn’t break in to if they were asked again to create an iPhone backdoor. This would not only close the gate for FBI…

Main Changes in iOS 7.1 – Overview

Cam takes you through the main user interface and feature changes within iOS 7.1. We’ve been keeping an eye on developments for a few months here at TiP. And now that it’s finally official, we know all the added design elements and abilities are here to stay (until iOS 8 at least). Among the new changes are the more rounded UI elements in the phone app,…

iTunes 11.1.5 released with bug fixes

Apple, today released the latest incremental update to its iTunes desktop app. Version 11.1.5 includes iBooks compatibility improvements and a handful of bug fixes, including a fairly serious one that would cause it to crash without reason. It’s available in the Mac App Store now as a free…

LinkedIn Intro launches, includes iOS Mail integration

For fans of the professional social network LinkedIn, the company has just released a brand new software creation that will link your iOS Mail to your LinkedIn account and sync all of your contacts as well. What is different about this is it’s actually not an app. It is a download that will ask permission in settings for access to your mail, and then…

iTunes 11.1 beta 2 now available for developers

It was expected that today would be a big day for iTunes. Earlier today, Apple released 11.0.5 to fix its issues with iTunes in the Cloud, and Apple has recently seeded its latest version of iTunes 11.1, beta 2, to its registered developers. The release of beta 2 comes just over two weeks after beta 1 dropped, which included Apple’s highly…

Apple seeds iOS 7 Beta 6 to developers

Well, for registered Apple developers, go ahead and check your settings for a surprise from the Cupertino company! Apple has officially pushed out the sixth beta for iOS 7 to developers. This release once again does not follow the original schedule that the Cupertino company had been following, because it was not launched on a Monday. For the first…

iOS 7 beta proving popular, shows interest in pre-release software rising

With all the bad press revolving around iOS 7, you’d expect it to be one of the least used betas yet, however, it seems that it is quite the opposite. According to a report from TechCrunch, by July 1st of this year, 0.28% of iPads were running iOS 7 beta, while iPhones were at 0.77% as of June 17th, a mere 7 days after the beta was released to developers….