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Apple iOS Attack Underscores Importance of Threat Research

By : CIOL Bureau

The recent discovery of exploit chains targeting Apple iOS is the latest example of how cybercriminals can successfully operate malicious campaigns, undetected, through the use of zero-day vulnerabilities. In this scenario, a threat actor or actors operated multiple compromised websites,

Apple rolls out iOS 11.3 with new battery health feature

By : CIOL Writers

Apple has rolled out iOS 11.3 for all its iPhone and iPad users. iOS 11.3 comes with some new features including improved battery health, new Animoji characters for iPhone X, improved ARKit for more advanced augmented reality, and the ability to

Apple releases iOS 11.2.6 to fix Telugu bug which crashes iPhones

By : CIOL Writers

Apple has released iOS 11.2.6 update which includes a fix for Telugu bug that crashes iPhones and makes apps like Facebook Messenger, Messages, WhatsApp inaccessible. When a message in Telugu characters is sent to Apple devices, the software would crash

Google Maps for iOS gets new features including access to Traffic and Transit info

By : CIOL Writers

A new version of Google Maps for iOS is available and it brings new features with it. The new features include a trio of “Explore,” “Driving,” and “Transit” menus to the bottom of the home screen for quick access to

Apple releases iOS 11.3 beta with improved power management, Animoji and more

By : CIOL Writers

Apple released the beta update for iOS 11.3 to its public beta testing group. Apart from four new Animoji, the update includes battery health monitoring and power management features. The battery health feature in iOS 11.3 shows users the health of

Apple revamps web interface of App Store with new iOS like design

By : CIOL Writers

Apple has rolled out a major redesign for the web interface of the App Store. The new design takes inspiration from the App Store in iOS 11 which offers larger images, a focus on curation and reviews, and more. On the

Apple Pay Cash is now available for all iPhone users in the US

By : CIOL Writers

Apple’s money transfer service- Apple Pay Cash is now rolling out to all the iPhone users in the US. The update will be arriving gradually to those who’ve downloaded iOS 11.2, which launched two days back. Last month, Apple had launched Apple

Microsoft Edge is now available on Android and iOS

By : CIOL Writers

After launching the beta version of Microsoft Edge browser for Android and iOS users, Microsoft has officially launched the app for Android and iOS users globally. “Microsoft Edge for iOS and Android brings familiar features like your Favorites, Reading List, New

Microsoft brings Edge browser to iOS and Android in beta

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft is finally bringing its Edge browser to iOS and Android devices. The beta version of the mobile browser is only available to Windows Insiders, which requires a Windows 10 PC to sign up. iOS users will be able to

YouTube now allows direct streaming on iOS, simpler live chats and more

By : CIOL Writers

Just a week after a makeover of sorts, YouTube is now updating its livestream function with a slew of new features including reduced latency, direct streaming on iOS, and new tools for easier chat moderation. The ultra-low latency option bring down streaming video latency

Apple and Accenture partner to create iOS business solutions

BANGALORE, INDIA: Apple and Accenture are partnering to develop innovative business solutions for iOS. The two companies will launch a new set of tools and services that help enterprise clients transform how they engage with customers using iPhone and iPad. “Starting 10

Facebook now lets users take 360 degree photos and use them as cover photos

By : CIOL Writers

Facebook already allows uploading and viewing of 360-degree photos on its platform but from today you can start capturing them too. From today, both the iOS and Android apps will allow users to create 360-degree photos without using any third-party

LinkedIn bets on video strategy to boost usage

By : CIOL Writers

LinkedIn is always trying to woo its professional users, as it is one of the most popular business networking tool it has to constantly evolve. Now, Microsoft owned LinkedIn is trying to add more users to its network by introducing video

What it takes for Google to be the default search engine on iOS?

By : CIOL Writers

USA: $3 billion. Yes, This is the amount of money that Google could be paying Apple this year to remain as the default search engine on iOS devices, according to the US-based research and brokerage firm, Bernstein. As first reported by CNBC,

Chinese app developers sue Apple for abuse of market power

By : CIOL Writers

Apple and China don’t share a very favorable rapport and the Cupertino giant is amidst another trouble in the Asian country after 28 Chinese app developers filed a complaint against the tech company, accusing it of “abusing its market power

Google Earth iOS app updated with 64-bit support and Flyover-like 3D views

By : CIOL Writers

Google has updated its Google Earth iOS app just in time for iOS 11’s public debut in September. While Google Earth has been one of the most downloaded 32-bit apps on the App Store until today, Apple had made it clear that iOS

Microsoft kills Word Flow keyboard for iOS in favor of SwiftKey

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft has killed its experimental digital keyboard app Word Flow. SwiftKey is now the only recommended keyboard for Android and iOS. Word Flow, which debuted in 2016, was created by Microsoft’s Garage research team to make it easier to enter text

Microsoft rolls out Kaizala, a ‘made for India’ chat application

By : CIOL Writers 1

Microsoft has launched its ‘made for India’ chat application called Kaizala. The application is designed for large group communication and can enable messages to be sent to millions of people in a group simultaneously. ”Kaizala brings together the two disparate

Firefox 8.0 for iOS launched with night mode, external keyboard support and more

By : CIOL Writers

Mozilla has released a new version of its FireFox browser for iOS. The updated version- Firefox 8.0 has some notable changes such as a new tab experience, night mode, an integrated QR code reader, yMail support and external keyboard support

Facebook’s new feature lets you create your own animated GIF image

By : CIOL Writers

In today’s world, emojis are vital to any communication. Emojis and animated GIF are the most preferred form of communication than having to type. Facebook is introducing a built-in GIF creator in its iOS app to cash in on the