Tag: iOS

Apple releases iOS 7.0.2 with fix for Lock screen passcode bypass flaw

Mark Gurman iOS Devices 1 HOUR, 57 MINUTES AGO SHARE 3 COMMENTS Apple has released iOS 7.0.2 over-the-air for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This is a bug fix release that focuses on rectifying an issue that could allow users to bypass the passcode unlock on the Lock screen. Another fix in this release is to re-add the Greek keyboard options for pass codes. iOS 7.0.2 brings iOS 7 parity across all supported devices. Alongside the launch of the new iPhones, Apple released iOS 7.0.1, but this release was exclusive to the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. Today’s over-the-air update requires a WiFi connection to download and install, and the file size ranges from between 17MB and 20MB depending on which device you are using. Apple has been testing this bug fix release internally for a couple of weeks, and the company seems to also be testing an update known as iOS 7.1. Perhaps this will arrive alongside the new iPads next month. Read the full article →

Apple releases iOS 6.1.3 with Lock screen security flaw fix, Maps improvements for Japan

Apple has released iOS 6.1.3 to end users today. It is currently available over-the-air via Software Update in the Settings app.

The update includes a security flaw fix involving the iOS device Lock screen. Additionally, the new update includes fixes for the Apple Maps application for Japan.

Apple previously released these Japanese Maps fixes over-the-air to non-iOS 6.1.3-beta devices, but it appears that the actual update might include even more improvements.

Apple TV software version 5.2.1 was also released today. It includes a redesigned Hulu.

Apple unveils iPhone 4S

by Lex Friedman, Macworld.com   Oct 4, 2011 11:48 am Apple’s new iPhone 4S doesn't look all that different on the surface from the iPhone 4 it replaces. But the latest iPhone unveiled by Apple at a press event Tuesday promises an improved processor, new wireless system, and more powerful camera, along with voice control capabilities. COMPLETE COVERAGE 16GB iPhone 4S 32GB iPhone 4S 64GB iPhone 4S SIMILAR ARTICLES Live Update: Apple talks iPhone Summary: iPhone 4S grabs the spotlight at Apple event Review: The iPad 2 Review: The Verizon iPhone 4 iPhone 3G S: What you need to know iPhone 3GS The iPhone 4S is available in black and white. The 16GB version is $199, a 32GB model is $299, and the 64GB edition is $399—each with a two-year contract. They’ll be available for pre-order on October 7, with the phone shipping a week later on October 14 on AT&T, Verizon, and newcomer Sprint, in Read the full article →