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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...

BlackBerry Promotes BBM In Wake Of iMessage Spam Issues

08/22/2014, A couple of days ago we reported that according to a security company, they had found that Apple’s iMessage messaging service is a hotbed of spammers. Apparently the ease of sending spam messages makes it a very attractive tool to be used by spammers in...

iMessage Reportedly Being Used Heavily By Spammers

08/21/2014, iOS users are probably pretty familiar with the iMessage function on their devices. Just like how BlackBerry’s BBM was, iMessage is currently an exclusive to iOS devices and can be used for sending and receiving messages, photos, and so on, which at the...

Imoji For iPhone Turns Images Into Custom Emojis

07/24/2014, The meteoric rise of messaging applications have made emojis and stickers very popular. Some people would now find it hard to have a conversation through a messaging app without having emojis to rely upon, they have become such an integral part of...

Rash Of SMS Spam Seems To Be Targeting iMessage Users

07/21/2014, If you’re a heavy iMessage user, you might want to keep an eye out for spam messages. This is according to security research firm, Cloudmark, who revealed that there is a spammer on the loose who has been sending spam iMessages to iOS users asking them...

Apple To Fix iMessage Bug In Future iOS Update

05/22/2014, A bug or a weakness in a particular app is not something that everyone would want to have, in fact, they would most probably like to see that particular bug squashed as soon as possible. The iMessage bug has certainly caused some folks grief in recent...

Lawsuit Filed Against Apple Over iMessage Bug

05/16/2014, A few days ago, we reported that there was a bug with Apple’s iMessage that caused text messages to disappear. Basically this issue happens when an iPhone user switches to another platform, meaning that iMessage is no longer applicable. However instead...