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Apple Reportedly Allowed Uber To Record Your iPhone’s Screen

10/06/2017, If you’re hoping for your app to be approved by either Apple or Google, there are quite a few strict guidelines you have to follow to ensure that your app does what it says it does. This is to prevent apps and developers from trying to do sneaky things...

Yahoo Claims 2013 Data Breach Affected 3 Billion Users

10/03/2017, Yahoo used to be one of the internet darlings from back in the day when the internet was still relatively young. In fact one could almost say that Yahoo’s position and influence back in the day was similar to how Google is today, where the company’s...

FBI Not Required To Disclose iPhone Unlocking Details

10/01/2017, As you might have heard, there was some fuss not too long ago about how the FBI requested Apple’s help in unlocking an iPhone belonging to one of the terrorists in the San Bernardino case. Apple did not oblige the FBI’s request which led to the FBI...

Apple Publishes Whitepaper On Its Face ID Technology

09/28/2017, Apple’s new iPhone X is taking a huge gamble by choosing to implement a new security feature in the form of Face ID. Apple isn’t just introducing a new security system, but they’ve also removed an existing security system with Touch ID, one that has...

Touch ID Reportedly Contributed To iPhone X Delay

09/27/2017, Compared to the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, the iPhone X’s release has been “delayed” to November. Of course it could have been Apple’s plan all along, but there have been various reports suggesting a number of reasons as to why the iPhone X might be...

macOS High Sierra Bug Reveals User Passwords

09/27/2017, It was just the other day that Apple released the macOS High Sierra update which introduced a bunch of new features to the macOS platform. One of those features is automated weekly checks of your Mac’s firmware that is meant to determine if your...

Apple Patent Hints At iPhone With Under Screen Touch ID

09/27/2017, When Apple launched the iPhone X, one of the new features of the iPhone was the introduction of Face ID which is a facial recognition system. This went against earlier rumors that suggested that Apple would be trying to implement an under screen...

Researchers Use Heart Size As A Biometric Security Feature

09/26/2017, When it comes to biometric security features, we are seeing methods like fingerprint scanners, iris scanners, and facial recognition as some of the more common methods available today. However in the future it is possible that we could be using something...

macOS High Sierra Will Perform Regular Firmware Checks

09/25/2017, Following some of the issues that users have encountered after updating to iOS 11, one cannot be blamed if you’re a little apprehensive about updating your computer to the recently released macOS High Sierra update. However apart from the various new...

iPhone X’s TrueDepth Camera Reportedly Hindering Production

09/25/2017, While facial recognition systems in phones aren’t new, Apple’s Face ID feature for the iPhone X seems to hold some potential in terms of being a more accurate and foolproof system. It is unclear if it will indeed work as advertised and if it will be...

Nexus 5X, 6P Security Updates Extended Until November 2018

09/25/2017, Due to the growing number of devices in Google’s hardware portfolio, we guess it would be quite a monumental task if Google were to try and support every single one of them for years on end, which is why like with most manufacturers, Google usually...