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IOS is adware claims developer
Published in News
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 11:09

IOS is adware claims developer


If you don't pay for anything you get flooded with Apple made adverts

Software developer Steve Streza has been looking under the bonnet of iOS and has been a bit shocked to discover that, despite paying a fortune for Apple gear he is being flooded with adverts which come from Jobs' Mob.

iOS 13 shipped with a known bug
Published in News
Monday, 23 September 2019 11:37

iOS 13 shipped with a known bug


What a surprise

The software genii at Apple, who struggled to write software which could tell the time, have produced another howler.

Any iPhone can be hacked
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 17 June 2019 12:01

Any iPhone can be hacked


Cellebrite offers service to US coppers

Appleā€™s so called secure iPhones can be turned over by US coppers using a service promoted by an Israeli security contractor.

iPad iOS will grow up at last
Published in News
Wednesday, 17 April 2019 12:38

iPad iOS will grow up at last


Finally getting Windows

Fruity cargo cult Apple is hoping to turn its iPad toy into a more useful tool by copying Microsoft Windows.

Government snoopers deploy malware
Published in News
Wednesday, 19 September 2018 11:53

Government snoopers deploy malware


Spotted in 45 countries

Security researchers have found evidence that a piece of malware peddled as "lawful intercept" software to government agencies has been deployed against victims located in 45 countries.

Apple developers form a union
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 21 May 2018 11:22

Apple developers form a union


Cheesed off with the company's heavy handed antics

Fed up with the way that Apple treats developers, a group of iOS developers have marked the tenth anniversary of the Apple app store by forming a trade union.

Apple takes steps for criminal fanboys
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 10 May 2018 12:01

Apple takes steps for criminal fanboys


Feature blocks the phone if not used for seven days

The iOS 11.4 update, currently being beta tested, includes a USB Restricted Mode that introduces a week-long expiration date on access to the Lightning port on your iOS devices if your phone hasn't been unlocked, which has implications for law enforcement tools like the GrayKey box.

Apple pulls back on booby trapped OS
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 26 April 2018 09:22

Apple pulls back on booby trapped OS


I find your lack of faith disturbing 

Fruity cargo-cult Apple has retreated on a change in its iOS operating system which effectively bricked third-party screen repairs to make it appear as if they were less effective than those of its overpriced in-house repairs.

Shadowgun Legends now available on Android and iOS
Published in Gaming


Probably one of the best FPS mobile games around

Madfinger Games has officially released Shadowgun Legends on Android, iOS, Apple TV and Nvidia Shield TV.

Apple will delay iOS release
Published in News
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 11:38

Apple will delay iOS release


Wants to tackle quality and security issues

Fruity cargo cult Apple will delay the release of its iOS software this year in a bid to sort some of its comedy programming issues.