Articles Tagged with Apple iOS

Is Apple Leaving an iOS ‘Backdoor’ Open For Government?


Is somebody watching me? The question that has been brought to you by George Orwell and Rockwell. Thanks to Edward Snowden, we now realize the fears of the past were in fact true. There is someone watching you. After the Edward Snowden documents leaked the US government’s massive spying operation, we have been getting steady… Read more »

Apple Tablet Shipments Lose Ground To Android

Apple vs Android Tablet Sales

Research firm IDC believes the Google Android tablet market is besting Apple iPad shipments. The study focuses on Q1 2013 shipments in which the research firm says 56.5 percent of the market was dominated by Android. The company’s study claims that Apple achieved a 40 percent marketshare. In third place, the IDC study claims that… Read more »

Pebble Smartwatch Starts Shipping, Many Orders And iOS App Delayed

Pebble Smartwatch

The Kickstarter fueled Pebble smartwatch has finally begun to ship but not without a set of possible delays and a bit of shipping confusion. The watch will arrive late to some customers because of issues with “documentation at the airport,” and the team notes that other delays could be caused by address confirmation e-mail issues…. Read more »

Google Maps For iOS Attracted 10 Million Downloads In 48 Hours

Google Maps on iOS 6

Google Maps for iOS was downloaded 10 million times during the first 48 hours of release. Google was kicked off the Apple iOS platform with one year left on the company’s contract. Apple quickly replaced Google’s mobile mapping platform with a solution of its own. The Apple Maps solution was quickly panned by critics and… Read more »

Facebook Changes iOS Contact Emails, Loses User Messages In The Process

Facebook Changes Contact Phone Numbers

Facebook is still receiving plenty of complaints over its plans last week to change default user email listings to a members email accounts and now it appears the company is messing with more than just its own network. According to reports Facebook’s new integration with iOS 6 has allowed the company to change contact… Read more »