iOS 9.2.1

Hacker demos ‘Flying JB’ Jailbreak for iOS 9.2.1

Hacker demos ‘Flying JB’ Jailbreak for iOS 9.2.1

Chinese hacker Min Zheng aka @SparkZheng has published a YouTube video which demos a jailbreak for iOS 9.2.1 called Flying JB. The demo shows ‘Flying JB’ app successfully jailbreaking iPhone 5c running iOS 9.2.1. It also installs an unsigned Mobile Terminal app during the jailbreak process, which gives you the ability to run any command as root.

iOS 9 Now Installed on 84% of Devices as iOS 10 Unveiling Looms

iOS 9 Now Installed on 84% of Devices as iOS 10 Unveiling Looms

Apple will announce its big iOS 10 upgrade at WWDC next month, and it will rollout to all later this fall — but iOS 9 is determined to go out with a bang. The software is now installed on 84 percent of compatible devices.

Apple Stops Signing iOS 9.2.1 so You Can No Longer Downgrade from iOS 9.3

Apple Stops Signing iOS 9.2.1 so You Can No Longer Downgrade from iOS 9.3

Apple has stopped signing iOS 9.2.1 — its last iOS 9.2 update — preventing users from downgrading from iOS 9.3 and above. The move comes less than three weeks after Apple made its first iOS 9.3 update available to the public.

New Lock Screen Bug on iPhone 6s/6s Plus Allows Anyone to Bypass Passcode to Access Contacts and Photos [Update: Fixed]

New Lock Screen Bug on iPhone 6s/6s Plus Allows Anyone to Bypass Passcode to Access Contacts and Photos [Update: Fixed]

iOS 9 may be Apple’s most secure mobile operating system to date, but it ships with a major security flaw that allows anyone to bypass the lock screen and gain access to contacts and photos on iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.

Apple Promises Fix for iOS 9.3 Safari Bug That Is Causing Web Links to Crash Your Apps

Apple Promises Fix for iOS 9.3 Safari Bug That Is Causing Web Links to Crash Your Apps

Apple has promised to rollout a fix for another bug discovered in iOS 9 which causes devices to crash when users tap a web link. The issue appears to be related to certain third-party apps, and there’s no temporary workaround you can use in the meantime.

How to Downgrade from iOS 9.3 Back to iOS 9.2.1

How to Downgrade from iOS 9.3 Back to iOS 9.2.1

Apple released iOS 9.3, one of the biggest dot update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, which includes a number of new features such as Night Shift, secured Touch ID notes and lots more.

iOS 9 adoption reaches 79% ahead of iOS 9.3 release

iOS 9 adoption reaches 79% ahead of iOS 9.3 release

iOS 9’s adoption figure has risen again ahead of the public rollout of iOS 9.3, with 79 percent of compatible devices now running a version of Apple’s latest software. That figure is expected to rise again next week when Apple rolls out new features like Night Shift mode.

How to disable system animations without jailbreaking to speed up your iPhone and iPad

How to disable system animations without jailbreaking to speed up your iPhone and iPad

iOS 9 might seem pretty fast and responsive to you, but did you know it can be even faster? If you disable system animations using this neat trick — which requires no jailbreak — you get apps that open and close so fast you won’t have time to lift your finger from the screen.

iOS 5 through iOS 9 speed test on iPhone 4s confirms iOS gets slower every year on older devices

iOS 5 through iOS 9 speed test on iPhone 4s confirms iOS gets slower every year on older devices

Those who are still clinging onto older iPhones will tell you that their devices get slower with every iOS update that Apple rolls out — and they’re not wrong.

In a new speed test that compares iOS 5 with iOS 9 and every major release in between, we get confirmation that older firmwares are faster on aging hardware.

Apple stops signing iOS 9.2 firmware, so you can no longer downgrade from iOS 9.2.1

Apple stops signing iOS 9.2 firmware, so you can no longer downgrade from iOS 9.2.1

Apple has stopped signing iOS 9.2, more than two weeks after releasing iOS 9.2.1. This means that users won’t be able to downgrade from iOS 9.2.1 to iOS 9.2, and will get Error 3194 informing you “This device isn’t eligible for the requested build”.