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iOS 14 tips and tricks: Six useful Settings app features

iOS 14 tips and tricks: Six useful Settings app features

There’s a lot of awesome goodness buried in the iOS Settings app. I’m amazed that after all the years I’ve been using an iPhone, I’m still finding cool features. There are a lot of awesome features built into iOS. Problem is, unless you know they are there, you won’t know about them! Here are six […]

iOS 14.4 Bluetooth bug, along with a possible fix

iOS 14.4 Bluetooth bug, along with a possible fix

Bluetooth problems are plaguing some iPhone users, causing annoying headphone glitches. The problem, which was first reported to me by readers, manifests itself as periodic disconnections. Sometimes the headphones will reconnect, other times the problem requires Bluetooth to be switched off and on, and at its worst, it requires a reboot of the iPhone. Popular […]

Malvertiser abused WebKit zero-day to redirect iOS & macOS users to shady sites

Malvertiser abused WebKit zero-day to redirect iOS & macOS users to shady sites

Image: WebKit A cybercrime group specialized in showing malicious ads has abused an unpatched zero-day vulnerability in WebKit-based browsers to break security restrictions and redirect users from legitimate portals to shady sites hosting online gift card scams. The attacks were first spotted in June 2020 and are still active today; however, patches for the WebKit […]

iPhone 12 or iPhone 11: Which iPhone should you buy?

iPhone 12 or iPhone 11: Which iPhone should you buy?

Apple’s iPhone 12 lineup was released at the end of 2020, boasting a total of four different models, with varying features, screen sizes and price points. But as the case has often been, Apple didn’t drop the 2019 iPhone 11 models from its lineup.  Well, some of the iPhone 11 models were dropped. But the […]

iOS tip: Find out how many times has your iPhone battery been recharged

iOS tip: Find out how many times has your iPhone battery been recharged

Head over to Settings > Battery, and then into Battery Health and Apple gives you a lot of information about your iPhone’s battery. But there’s one number that Apple doesn’t give you — how many times your iPhone has been recharged. Must read: Switching to Signal? Turn on these settings now for greater privacy and […]

Zero-click iOS zero-day found deployed against Al Jazeera employees

Zero-click iOS zero-day found deployed against Al Jazeera employees

Image: Omar Al-Ghossen At least 36 Al Jazeera journalists, producers, anchors, and executives, along with a journalist at London-based Al Araby TV, had their iPhones hacked using a no-user-interaction zero-day vulnerability in the iOS iMessage app, an academic research group said today. Citizen Lab, a cybersecurity and human rights abuse research group at the University […]

Best iPad in 2021: Which iPad model should you buy?

Best iPad in 2021: Which iPad model should you buy?

Apple’s iPad lineup is arguably something that’s unmatched by any other platform or device maker. From the iPad Mini to the iPad Air or iPad Pro, the tablets all consistently turn out top performance and have 10 hours of battery life, clear and crisp displays, and access to thousands of apps in the App Store. On […]

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