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Apple announces plan to invest €1.7bn in new European data centers

Apple announces plan to invest €1.7bn in new European data centers

Apple has today announced plans to invest €1.7 billion (approx. $1.93 billion) in two new data centers that will be built in Europe. Located in County Galway, Ireland, and central Jutland, Denmark, both will be powered by 100 percent renewable energy.

Apple adds two-step authentication to iMessage and FaceTime

Apple adds two-step authentication to iMessage and FaceTime

Two-step authentication has become a standard for many individuals securing their accounts, so much so that even the iCloud website gained the ability to add the extra security step in mid-2014.

BlackBerry CEO calls for net neutrality, wants Apple to be forced to bring iMessage to BlackBerry

BlackBerry CEO calls for net neutrality, wants Apple to be forced to bring iMessage to BlackBerry

In a letter supporting Net Neutrality, BlackBerry’s Executive Chairman and CEO, John Chen, has highlighted the lack of openness and neutrality among app and content providers.

How to fix FaceTime/iMessage Activation Error on your iPhone or iPad

How to fix FaceTime/iMessage Activation Error on your iPhone or iPad

Yesterday, while testing the iPhone Cellular Calls feature on my iPad Air 2, I ran into a weird issue.

UK Prime Minister says encrypted messaging apps without backdoor access will be banned

UK Prime Minister says encrypted messaging apps without backdoor access will be banned

When it comes to the encryption of mobile devices, Apple and many other companies have found themselves under the spotlight of the United States government. Now, that light has been turned on by the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister as well.

Some users experiencing iMessage downtime, apparently unrelated to iOS 8.1.1 update

Some users experiencing iMessage downtime, apparently unrelated to iOS 8.1.1 update

On Monday, November 17, some users began experiencing an elongated downtime with iMessage, Apple’s messaging platform for iOS and Mac.

Apple will face lawsuit for the iMessage bug causing undelivered text messages

Apple will face lawsuit for the iMessage bug causing undelivered text messages

A judge has ordered Apple to face a federal lawsuit for failing to tell customers that switching from an iPhone to some other mobile platform would prevent them from receiving messages from other iPhone owners.

Not getting text messages from iPhone users after switching to Android/Windows Phone? Here’s How to Fix it

Not getting text messages from iPhone users after switching to Android/Windows Phone? Here’s How to Fix it

If you’ve recently switched from an iPhone to Android, BlackBerry or Windows Phone, and are not getting messages sent by your family or friends who have an iPhone, then follow these simple steps to fix the issue.

Apple launches web tool to deregister phone number to fix iMessage bug

Apple launches web tool to deregister phone number to fix iMessage bug

Apple has finally provided a fix for the iMessage issue that was affecting users who switched from an iPhone to other mobile platforms.

FaceTime and iMessage rank highest in ‘most secure mass-market messaging options’

FaceTime and iMessage rank highest in ‘most secure mass-market messaging options’

Security is more important these days than ever before, it seems, and smartphones play a huge role in that ongoing conversation. According to a new report from the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), two of Apple’s proprietary applications rank as the most secure when compared to competitor apps.