IT security types prefer Apple devices because of their reputation for strong security, but the recent discovery of the Thunderstrike bootkit could call into question that security reputation.
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The release of a new hacking tool targeting iCloud's Apple ID dictionary is not reassuring for iPhone users and others who store data, knowingly or unknowingly, on iCloud.
As widely reported, two Florida residents filed a lawsuit in California alleging that their 16GB iPhones, iPads and iPods had less usable space than Apple promised and that the usable space was reduced further by upgrading to iOS 8. Such allegations are unlikely to help Apple in its effort to gain enterprise market share from Android devices, which are by far the most popular among smartphone users.
Frits van Paasschen, CEO of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, has ditched his PC for an iPhone and an iPad with a keyboard.
The Justice Department recently warned top Apple executives that new encryption technology being loaded onto new iPhones will prevent law enforcement from accessing a kidnapper's phone and could result in a child dying, the Wall Street Journal reports, cited sources who attended the meeting.
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The Syncable-Duo is a cable you want to carry for both your Apple and non-Apple devices.
Apple continues to tighten the screws on security on the iOS platform, according to those who have seen the beta of iOS 8.1.