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This App Lets You Send/Receive iMessage On Android

05/03/2016, One of the reasons why people flocked to BlackBerry back in the day is because of BBM. It was an exclusive messaging platform that many people wanted to be part of back then. Fast forward to today, Apple has their own take on the platform in the form of...

Apple Patches OS X Bug That Can Leak Your iMessages

04/11/2016, From time to time you might receive notifications about an update for your operating system. Unless it’s a very obvious bug that impacts the performance of your computer, some of you guys might choose to ignore the update until a later date. Now if you...

OS X 10.11.4 Update Causing Some iMessage, FaceTime Login Problems

03/23/2016, Whenever a software update has been made available, it’s always good news since it means that problems are addressed, there are security improvements, and sometimes even new features. Unfortunately from time to time software updates actually end up...

Apple’s iMessage Encryption Is Broken, Fix Coming In iOS 9.3

03/21/2016, One of the reasons why many users and companies used BlackBerry devices back in the day along with services like BBM is because of its security. Back then BBM offered up encryption as a security measure to prevent messages and emails from being...

Apple Scores Complete Win In iMessage Lawsuit

12/23/2015, A lawsuit was filed against Apple by plaintiffs Adam Backhaut, Bouakhay Joy Backhaut and Kenneth Morris who claimed that iMessage was rigged not to deliver messages to Android smartphones. They had switched from an iPhone to Android smartphones in 2012,...

Apple’s Venmo Competitor Could Be Baked Into iMessage

11/12/2015, Yesterday we reported that according to the rumors, Apple could be thinking of launching a person-to-person payment service. What this does is that it allows users to send money to another user directly, kind of like PayPal or like Facebook Messenger...

iMessage Crashing Bug Fixed In Latest iOS 8.4 Beta

06/10/2015, It recently came to our attention that iMessage is plagued by a bug which causes the app to crash and even the device to reboot if a particular string of text is sent to it. Since the app is used for both instant messaging as well as SMS messaging it can...

Apple Brings Two-Factor Authentication To iMessage And FaceTime

02/12/2015, Remember last year when celebrity photos from iCloud were leaked online? Many blamed iCloud’s poor security which is something Apple quickly addressed why introducing two-factor authentication to the service which was basically an added layer of...

iMessage Goes Down For Users Around The World

11/17/2014, If you checked Twitter or Facebook in the last five minutes or so you’ll already know what I am talking about. It seems that about half an hour back iMessage went down. Many users have taken to social networks like Twitter or Facebook to report that...

iMessage Class-Action Lawsuit Allowed To Proceed

11/11/2014, Recently Apple launched a tool on their website which allows users to deregister iMessage from their phone number. This is to ensure that messages sent to users will arrive as SMS, especially if they’re using another platform like Android, Windows...

Apple Launches iMessage Deregister Tool On Its Website

11/09/2014, It was just earlier year that there were complaints about iMessage in which users reported that despite them switching to a different platform, such as Android, they were still unable to receive their messages, so much so that a lawsuit was actually filed...

Tim Cook Addresses Privacy And Security Concerns

09/15/2014, With the Snowden reports revealing that the government has access to our personal data and how they are allowed to submit requests to companies to request for even more data, we’re sure many of you guys out there are a little paranoid and not too happy...