Researchers bypass iOS activation lock
Published in Notebooks
Saturday, 03 December 2016 00:05

Researchers bypass iOS activation lock


Affects latest release iOS 10.1.1

Two researchers from India and Germany have discovered a way to bypass Apple’s iOS activation lock that prevents unauthorized use of the company’s mobile devices when they are marked as lost.

Apple’s update creates poor battery health
Published in News
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 12:24

Apple’s update creates poor battery health


Software genius


Fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple’s new iOS update shows its software superiority once again after Jobs’ Mob issued the update without testing it properly with its own applications.

How Apple kept a zero day iOS vulnerability secret for six months
Published in News


Issued a fix which did not work

Apple gamed Google’s Project Zero team into sitting on a kernel exploit in Apple’s Apple’s OSX and its mobile operating system iOS for months.

The death of the BlackBerry might save the OS
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 06 October 2016 12:15

The death of the BlackBerry might save the OS


Company wants to licence it

The death of the BlackBerry hardware might mean that there is life in the operating system.

Apple made its passwords easier to hack
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 26 September 2016 14:23

Apple made its passwords easier to hack


A new feature

Security experts have warned that a new feature in iOS has made it a lot easier for passwords to be hacked.

Apple stuffs up its iOS Alarm clock function
Published in News
Monday, 19 September 2016 13:27

Apple stuffs up its iOS Alarm clock function


Why can’t Apple programmers tell the time?

One of the most basic projects in high school programming is to build computer clocks and yet despite this, the genii at Apple consistently fail at doing it.

iOS 10 bricks iPhones
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 14 September 2016 11:40

iOS 10 bricks iPhones


Super cool new feature

Apple fanboys are rushing over themselves to download the latest iOS 10 operating system which has a unique new super, cool function which bricks their iPhone.

Microsoft’s Powershell goes open source
Published in News
Friday, 19 August 2016 11:33

Microsoft’s Powershell goes open source


Coming to a Mac and Linux machine near you

Software King of the World, Microsoft, has announced that its Powershell automation and scripting system is going open source.

Apple’s latest security mess
Published in News
Thursday, 23 June 2016 12:13

Apple’s latest security mess


Opened up the kernel for inspection

With its release of iOS 10 Apple appears to have forgotten to encrypt the kernel, leaving security researchers baffled and virus writers rubbing their paws with glee.

Out-of-date Apple asleep behind the wheel
Published in News


Opinon: Big announcement turns out time for a snooze

Apple had a chance yesterday to convince the world that it had not run out of ideas, it was no longer dependent on China, and had a cunning plan to save itself from obscurity – it failed.