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Apple TV Update Brings Support for iTunes Radio, More

Apple TV Update Brings Support for iTunes Radio, More

Apple gave its Apple TV set-top box an internal overhaul Friday, issuing a software update that adds a few new features to the device. Arriving two days after AllThingsD predicted it would, the new firmware brings with it a bunch of enhancements. Among new features included in Apple TV 6.0: Support for iTunes Radio and ...

Apple to Let Developers Decide to Not Offer Legacy Versions of Apps

Apple to Let Developers Decide to Not Offer Legacy Versions of Apps

Earlier this week, we noted that Apple’s new policy of automatically serving up old versions of apps to users was good for the downloader, but not so great for the developer. On Thursday, Apple has adjusted its policy and will allow developers to choose not to offer old versions. Apple made the announcement on its news ...

Apple is Working on a Fix for iOS 7 Lock Screen Hack

Apple is Working on a Fix for iOS 7 Lock Screen Hack

When it debuted Wednesday, iOS 7 brought with it a slew of bug fixes to Apple’s mobile operating system, but it brought a new vulnerability as well — one that can be exploited to bypass the lock screen on iOS devices. Like most iOS lock screen vulnerabilities, the hack to exploit it is somewhat involved (see video ...

How to Move Your Data to the Apple iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c

How to Move Your Data to the Apple iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c

If you already own an iPhone and you’re planning to upgrade to the iPhone 5s or the iPhone 5c, you probably want to carry your old data and settings along with you. Thankfully, there are two fairly easy ways to do this. If your soon-to-be-old phone is running iOS 5 or later and you have an iCloud account, use iCloud. ...

Report: Apple Boosting Gold iPhone Production to Meet Demand

Report: Apple Boosting Gold iPhone Production to Meet Demand

In Hong Kong, it’s all about the gold iPhone 5S. Apple has asked its suppliers to increase production of the gold-colored iPhone 5S by an additional one-third after seeing strong demand, people familiar with the situation said.  It isn’t clear whether there are currently supply constraints manufacturing the new iPhone. ...

How to Stop iOS 7 From Destroying Your Battery

How to Stop iOS 7 From Destroying Your Battery

iOS 7 is all kinds of sexy, but with a slew of fancy new features comes more strain on the ever-important statistic of battery life. iOS 7 is compatible with iPhone 4 or later (though not all features are supported on older devices), so if you're upgrading your current device to the new operating system, there's a good ...

Verizon Updates FiOS App to Let Customers Watch TV Anywhere

Verizon Updates FiOS App to Let Customers Watch TV Anywhere

Verizon has just announced that FiOS TV customers can now watch TV shows and movies on mobile devices while away from home. It is available through the newly enhanced FiOS Mobile App, which FiOS customers can watch the live TV and video on demand they want on iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire and Android tablets and smartphones, ...

iOS 7 Security Alert: Anyone Can Disable ‘Find My iPhone’ via Siri

iOS 7 Security Alert: Anyone Can Disable ‘Find My iPhone’ via Siri

In iOS 7, Siri can change a number of settings on the iPhone, including toggling Bluetooth on and off or changing the screen brightness. As one MacRumors reader noticed, Siri can also activate Airplane Mode, even if a passcode lock is set, allowing a thief to effectively disable Find My iPhone on a stolen device. However, ...

Apple Raises Cellular Data Cap to 100 MB

Apple Raises Cellular Data Cap to 100 MB

The bump in over-the-air downloads comes on the same day that Apple released iOS 7, and two days prior to the iPhone 5s and 5c public launch. The new iPhone 5s in particular will likely spur development of advanced apps looking to take advantage of the handset's buffed specs. With the new cap, Apple is likely preparing for ...

iOS 7 Bug Lets Anyone View Your Photos, E-Mail and Twitter

iOS 7 Bug Lets Anyone View Your Photos, E-Mail and Twitter

Forget the debate around the security or insecurity of the iPhone 5s’s fingerprint reader. The latest version of the iPhone’s operating system currently offers a huge, gaping hole in its old-fashioned passcode lockscreen. Jose Rodriguez, a 36-year-old soldier living in Spain’s Canary Islands, has found a security ...