Security issues with Apple’s iOS 7

Security issues with Apple’s iOS 7
The launch of the operating system has reportedly caused the biggest surges in web traffic around the world, however, it appears that there could be a security flaw in the iOS 7 mobile phone operating system.It didn't take people long to work out that Apple had let something slip through the net and access can be granted to the device without needing a passcode. It's…

Apple’s iPhone 5S and 5C go on sale

Apple’s iPhone 5S and 5C go on sale
Australian Apple fans have been the first to get their hands on the firm's brand new mobile phones.Both the flagship iPhone 5S and the cheaper iPhone 5C have launched in Australia as the duo of devices roll out around the world.As you may expect, the launch had people in several countries queuing around the block for hours to be one of the first to get…

Windows Phone 8 gets security accreditation

Windows Phone 8 gets security accreditation
The US government has awarded Microsoft the highest level of security accreditation for its mobile phone operating system Windows Phone 8.It gained FIPS 140-2 accreditation from the US government, which means that it can be used by employees of any organisation that demands watertight security for their mobile devices.Microsoft isn't the first smartphone company to gain this level of accreditation from the US government. Canadian…

Nokia Lumia 1520 to hit October 22nd

Nokia Lumia 1520 to hit October 22nd
Nokia has taken to social media to confirm the rumours that it would be unveiling its next Lumia mobile phone on October 22nd.The Finnish firm tweeted the announcement along with a picture of sand dunes, which would be an unusual setting for the company's event. Nokia's rumoured phablet was thought to be released on September 26th, but it appears that users will have to wait…

Nexus 4 sells out

Nexus 4 sells out
The 16GB version of Google's Nexus 5 mobile phone has sold and, according to the Verge, the search engine giant has no plans to bring in any more.It isn't surprising as the company said the same thing when the 8GB version sold out fast after US customers got a significant price cut. A few markets have a number of devices in-stock but, when these sell…

iOS 7 arrives tomorrow

iOS 7 arrives tomorrow
Apple users around the globe will be eagerly waiting for the release of the company's next major mobile phone software update. The next instalment for the operating system, iOS 7, is due to be released tomorrow (September 18th), though the exact time is unclear. Judging by the time when iOS 6 was released for download last year, you could assume it will be available at…

iPhone 5S open orders September 20th

iPhone 5S open orders September 20th
Apple has now confirmed that people will be able to place their orders for the iPhone 5S on September 20th, which is just a matter a days away.The company unveiled its pair of handsets last week and opened pre-orders for the affordable iPhone 5C shortly after. However, users have been waiting around for the Cupertino manufacturer to announce when online orders would be available for…

iPhone 5C opens pre-order

iPhone 5C opens pre-order
The Apple iPhone 5C has been made official as pre-orders have opened for the company's first "affordable" mobile phone.This is good news for people that live in either Australia, the US, UK, Canada, China, France, Germany, Japan or Singapore - you can make your intentions known and be among the first to receive the handset when it starts shipping around the world.The iPhone 5C is…