Category Archives: iPod

Why Are iOS OTA Updates Small In Size But Require ~10 Times Free Storage To Install?


A few weeks back Reddit user “kapits” asked a fairly interesting question regarding iOS 8 updates and the storage required to install them. Why iOS update is 75MB but requires 1.5GB to install? The answer came from Reddit user, “StarManta”, … Continue reading

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Apple Invites Media to October 16 Event: ‘It’s Been Way Too Long’


As expected, Apple will be holding a media event on Thursday, October 16 at the Town Hall auditorium on its Cupertino headquarters campus, with the company today sending out media invitations for the event. The event begins at 10:00 AM … Continue reading

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Apple Media Event October 16


While Apple’s big September event has come and gone, and with it we saw the unveiling of the iPhone 6 lineup, Apple Pay and Apple Watch, there’s another event often rumored to be right around the corner. According to a … Continue reading

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Bill Gates Calls Apple Pay A “Fantastic” Idea


Apple announced Apple Pay, its much-rumored mobile payments system at the iPhone 6 event last month. The payment service uses a combination of NFC, Touch ID and credit cards to give users a quick, but secure way of paying at … Continue reading

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Apple Releases Patch For OS X Shellshock Bug


Apple has released a patch for the Shellshock bug. If you don’t know what this bug is, take a few minutes to find out about it here and then head over to one of these links, depending on which version … Continue reading

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Confused About The Shellshock Bug? Here Is A Simple Explanation


If you’ve read my post about the security bug in Bash called Shellshock, or heard about it somewhere else but didn’t quite understand what it does, here is a short, simple video explaining it:

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Apple: Most OS X Users Safe from ‘Bash’ Security Flaw, Software Update Coming Soon


Yesterday, it was revealed that security researchers from Red Hat uncovered a major exploit in the “Bash” command shell found in OS X and Linux. Named “Shellshock” by security experts, the exploit allows hackers to gain access to web connected … Continue reading

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