In the sticker-filled, info-endowed fallout of “locationgate” comes an iOS update. Today’s update reduces the extent of the “iOS crowd-sourced location database cache,” thereby providing a little extra privacy to your whereabouts. Full update notes: This update contains changes to the iOS crowd-sourced location database cache including: – Reduces the
In an “honesty is the best policy” sort-of compliance move, Verizon Wireless has plans to include stickers alerting customers of devices that constantly track a user’s location. As has been recently discovered then officially revealed by Apple, the iPhone would be included in the collection of devices since it does
Those of you in the IT business might be interested to know that Apple has released iPhoen Configuration Utility 2.0 for Mac OS X and Windows. The utility lets system administrators create, maintain, encrypt and push configuration profiles for multiple iPhones within a business.
The iPhone's virtual keyboard has quite a few tricks up its sleeve, but one thing it can't do is type a grave accent mark without a letter (a ` or backtick to all you programmers out there). So while 99% of you probably don't care, it can be a problem for those who need to enter the backtick for a Wi-Fi password. Thankfully, there is a way to get around non-typable passwords using the iPhone Configuration Utility.