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stay on iOS 14 a little longer

Not ready for iOS 15? Here’s how to stay on iOS 14 and still receive security updates

You can stay on iOS 14 and still get security patches if you don’t want to install iOS 15 right now.

Apple’s Child-Protection Features and the Question of Who Controls Our Smartphones

Apple’s Software Chief Explains ‘Misunderstood’ iPhone Child-Protection Features (Exclusive) Video Apple’s tools for flagging child pornography and identifying explicit photos in kids’ messages caused backlash and confusion. In an exclusive interview, Apple software...
iCloud calendar spam

How to Stop iCloud Calendar Spam

We first wrote about iCloud calendar spam back in 2016. At the time, spammers had figured out a way to send calendar invitations to users which were similar to spam emails, touting sales or other scams. We’ll leave that information below; while this sort of calendar...

Apple Releases iOS 12.5.4 to Block Security Vulnerabilities in Older iOS Devices

In a continued show of support for iOS devices that cannot update to iOS 14, Apple has released iOS 12.5.4 for older iPhones and iPads. They include the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 3, and iPod touch (6th generation). We...