Rumor Has It…

According to virtually any site that writes about Apple (including the WSJ and Bloomberg), Apple will be holding their annual fall event on Tuesday, Sept. 9. And unless all the rumors are completely off the mark, Tim Cook and Co.

Posted in Apple, iPhone, Technology

iOS 7.1.1 Released

Apple released iOS 7.1.1 today. Nothing major of course, just a few fixes: -Further improvements to Touch ID fingerprint recognition -Fixes a bug that could impact keyboard responsiveness -Fixes an issue when using Bluetooth keyboards with VoiceOver enabled Don’t forget

Posted in iOS, iPhone, Technology

iOS 7.1 Released

After months of beta testing, Apple has finally released iOS 7.1 this morning. It includes some changes/improvements for several features including Siri, Calendar, TouchID, and iTunes Radio, as well as some general user interface improvements and fixes for common crashes.

Posted in iOS, Technology

iOS 7.06 Update

Apple has just released iOS 7.06. (7.05 was for China phones only, so no, you didn’t miss that one). Don’t get too excited though-it’s just a fix for SSL security verification-in other words, pretty meaningless. Apple has been testing iOS

Posted in iOS, Technology

Space Wars

Continuing from yesterday’s security post, another lesser-known advantage of iPhone over Android is in the amount of out-of-the-box space available to you. Among several popular smartphones, including the iPhone 5 line and Samsung’s Galaxy S4, the iPhone ranks #1 in

Posted in iPhone, Samsung, Technology

New Security Report-iOS vs. Android

In my opinion, Apple’s attention to and concern with mobile security is one of the best reasons to choose an iDevice over an Android one. And Cisco’s 2014 security report proves that commitment. The report shows that a whopping 99%

Posted in Android, iOS, Technology

iOS 7.0.3 Update

Well that was fast. Although Apple obviously didn’t deem it noteworthy enough to announce at today’s event, it has begun rolling out iOS 7.0.3, which is said to include a number of bug fixes, including the iMessage sending bug that

Posted in iOS, Technology

Thoughts On iPad Event

Apple has announced the new iPad, which they’re calling iPad Air, to bring the naming convention in line with their Macbook Air laptops.  No real surprises-it’s thinner, lighter (1 lb.), and faster than the iPad 4. Apple has opted to

Posted in iPad, Technology

iPad Event!

Apple has sent out invites for its typical annual iPad event, along with the tagline “We still have a lot to cover”.  The event will be held on 10/22 at 10 AM PST. This year, assuming all the rumors and

Posted in iPad, Technology

What A Joke

Google’s ex-CEO, Eric Schmidt, has boldly proclaimed Android to be “more secure than the iPhone.” Seriously? Is this ignorance, or he is throwing spaghetti on the wall to see what sticks? Studies have shown Android to be far more susceptible

Posted in Android, iOS, iPhone, Technology

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