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Apple Acknowledges iCloud Calendar Spam, Promises To Fix It

11/30/2016, If you are an iCloud user and use Apple’s iOS or Mac products and you have been receiving some spam invites on your calendar, you’re not alone. In fact it seems to be popping up more frequently as of late, and users are getting pretty fed up with it....

Security Firm Says iPhones Send Call History To Apple

11/17/2016, Elcomsoft, a digital forensics company based in Russia, has claimed that iPhones secretly send call history to Apple’s services. It says that this happens automatically if iCloud is enabled on the device. Data is said to be uploaded in most cases...

Apple Introduces 2TB iCloud Storage Option For $20 A Month

08/31/2016, Apple already offers several tiers of storage when it comes to iCloud. However we reckon that there are plenty of users out there who might think that 1TB is just not big enough, and if you are one of those power users, you’re in luck because Apple has...

iCloud Hacker Pleads Guilty To Phishing Scheme

03/16/2016, A couple of years ago, you might recall that Apple’s iCloud was compromised and private photos belonging to many celebrities were downloaded and published online. According to a recent report from NBC News, it seems that a Pennsylvania man has since...

WSJ Report ‘Confirms’ Apple Is Beefing Up iCloud Security

03/16/2016, Right now as many of you guys have heard, Apple and the FBI and DOJ are embroiled in a debate as to whether or not Apple should comply with the court’s order to unlock the iPhone belonging to a terrorist. Apple claims that they are unable to, in which...

Greek iCloud Users Get 30 Days Of Free Service

07/12/2015, The Greek financial crisis has been making headlines over the past few weeks and while the country continues to negotiate with its creditors for another bailout, it has imposed capital controls to prevent significant cash outflow to protect against an...

Apple To Build High Speed Network For Faster Content Delivery

06/08/2015, If you’ve ever tried to use Siri, you know that sometimes it can take a while for the feature to process what you’ve asked of it and a while for the results to be returned. This is because your commands are actually sent to a server to be parsed which...

Microsoft Adds iCloud Support To Its Office For iOS Apps

02/17/2015, Last year Microsoft made the decision to do away with the need for an Office 365 subscription for users of its Office for iPad apps, thus allowing users to view and make basic edits without having to need a subscription, although like we pointed out in...

iWork For iCloud Beta Now Open To Non-Apple Owners

02/15/2015, One of the many gripes that people tend to have about Apple is that a lot of the company’s software is proprietary to its hardware, meaning that unless you owned an Apple device, there are some of Apple’s software that you will not be able to download...

iDict Tool Relies On Commonly Used Passwords To Hack Into iCloud

01/02/2015, Despite there being multiple warnings in the past about how one shouldn’t use easy to guess passwords like “password” or “12345678” or “abc123”, there are still users out there who choose to do so, thinking that the chances of them getting...

iCloud.com Drops Google Maps In Favor Of Apple Maps

12/09/2014, A couple of years ago, Apple made the decision to remove Google Maps as the default maps app on iOS devices, instead opting to use Apple Maps instead. Safe to say that this was something of a disaster due to the numerous glitches and inaccuracies of Apple...

iCloud Development Reportedly Hampered By Organizational Issues

11/24/2014, iCloud is Apple’s cloud storage service, but have you felt that perhaps it’s a bit lacking when compared to other cloud storage services out there? After all Apple should have the slight advantage, especially since it can sync photos and contacts a...