Tim Cook: An iPhone Master Key Would Be the ‘Software Equivalent of Cancer’

Apple CEO Tim Cook told ABC World News Tonight’s David Muir that he remains opposed to giving the FBI a skeleton key that would allow it to break into one of the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhones. Read More >>

Apple’s Finally Improving Its Data-Munching Wi-Fi Assist

In iOS 9, Apple introduced Wi-Fi Assist, a theoretically good feature that defaults to mobile data when your Wi-Fi connection is sucking. Unfortunately, in doing so, it quietly went through users' data plans without telling them. In the latest beta of iOS, Apple is fixing that — kind of. Read More >>

What to Expect From Apple’s Massive “Hey Siri” Event This Week

Another iPhone day is upon us, but this year, there’s a twist. While we can undoubtedly expect to see a new phone, we also expect a look at a very meaningful upgrade to the aging Apple TV. The latest iPhone will put more power in your pocket. The new Siri-ready Apple TV might just transform entire home. Read More >>

iOS 9 Features, Leaks and Release Date: What You Need to Know

It’s a busy year for Apple. The super-shiny (and incredibly expensive) Apple Watch hit shops last month and the smart money and Mac Diviners have it on good authority that a brand new iPhone model may be touching down as early as August. (Apple even recently outed its latest budget-orientated iPhone on its own site.) In the middle of that you have Apple's World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June, and since Apple is working on the new operating system for its smart devices, with new iOS 9 features on the way, we expect at least a tidbit or two of information at this event – even if the mobile OS doesn't take centre stage among an inevitable hardware release or two. Read More >>

iOS 9’s Biggest Feature? Not Being Broken

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