Tag: ios

How to prevent your social media accounts from oversharing

Science May 1, 2022 0 Comments

This story has been updated. It was originally published on February 7, 2018. Your social media accounts help you share your daily life with friends. But the platforms can go further than that: automatically alerting everyone when you become available online, read a message, or even visit a location. As a general rule, if you don’t want your nearest and…

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Spend less time on your phone with this simple trick

Science November 19, 2021 0 Comments

This story has been updated. It was originally published on November 9, 2017. Tired of constantly checking your phone? Instead of switching from device to device, simply forward those notifications to your computer. With Windows and macOS, you can put your phone out of arm’s reach and concentrate on your larger screen—without worrying that you’re missing out on dozens of…

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Go update your Apple gadgets right now to avoid this new security vulnerability

Science May 13, 2021 0 Comments

Stan HoraczekIt’s the weekend, which is typically a great time to lay in bed all day vising sketchy websites. This weekend, however, Apple strongly recommends you update your iPhone, iPad, and Watch before you go cruising around the web. Yesterday, the company rolled out iOS 14.4.2, watchOS 7.3.3, and iPadOS 14.4.2 to close up a vulnerability poses an “active” security…

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Startup offering $3 million to anyone who can hand over zero-day exploits for iOS or macOS

Smartphones April 27, 2018 0 Comments

Crowdfense, a startup company based out of the United Arab Emirates is offering up to $3 million for anyone who can offer a zero-day exploit on macOS, iOS, Android or Windows. Motherboard reports that the startup put out a bug bounty on Tuesday. Zero-day exploits are bugs or vulnerabilities that are unknown to the developers, in this case Google, Apple, or Microsoft.…

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What do you want to see in iOS 11?

Technology July 7, 2017 0 Comments

At the beginning of June, Apple is going to host its latest Worldwide Developers Conference and going to announce new things. While iOS is going to (probably) take the lion’s share of time on stage, the company has also launched new and updated platforms over the years. macOS got revitalized with a name change recently, and now there’s watchOS and…

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