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Day One 2.0 Journaling App Available for Free through the Apple Store App

Day One 2.0 Journaling App Available for Free through the Apple Store App

Day One 2.0, a popular journaling app for iOS, is currently available as a free download through the Apple Store app. The app is listed at $4.99 on the iOS App Store.

Download Apple’s Exclusive ‘Environmental’ Wallpapers for iPhone and iPad

Download Apple’s Exclusive ‘Environmental’ Wallpapers for iPhone and iPad

Apple is continuing its pro-environment push by offering iOS users three exclusive wallpapers with an environmental theme. The images come days after its big keynote, during which it updated us on its environment plans and introduced us to Liam, its iPhone recycling robot.

Password-Stealing Instagram App Back on the App Store Under New Names

Password-Stealing Instagram App Back on the App Store Under New Names

A password-stealing Instagram app that was pulled from the App Store last November has returned under new names. InstaAgent by Turker Bayram is now being offered as “Who Cares With Me – InstaDetector” and “InstaCare – Who Cares With Me” — both of which are just as malicious as the original.

Researchers Find Hole in iOS Encryption; Apple Promises Fix in iOS 9.3

Researchers Find Hole in iOS Encryption; Apple Promises Fix in iOS 9.3

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University have discovered a bug in iOS that could allow hackers to bypass Apple’s encryption. The flaw has the potential to expose photos, messages, and other personal data stored on iOS devices, but Apple has already promised a fix.

German court rules Apple infringed OpenTV streaming patents

German court rules Apple infringed OpenTV streaming patents

A German court has ruled against Apple in a video streaming patent case with OpenTV. “The claim is predominantly valid and well-founded,” the court said, before stating Apple cannot sell products that make use of the infringing streaming software in Germany.

Apple to double down on iCloud encryption

Apple to double down on iCloud encryption

Apple is working to strengthen iCloud encryption amid its battle with the FBI over an iPhone backdoor. As things stand, the Cupertino company has access to the data backed up to iCloud, and can hand it over in cases like those over the iPhone 5c used by the San Bernardino shooter — but now it wants to change that.

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.

Pennsylvania man pleads guilty to hacking celebrity iCloud accounts

Pennsylvania man pleads guilty to hacking celebrity iCloud accounts

A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to hacking celebrity iCloud accounts which allowed personal photos and videos to be published online. Ryan Collins faces up to five years in prison for the hack, which was often referred to as “The Fappening” and “Celebgate.”

Apple publishes guidelines for News app ads that will appear in content feeds

Apple publishes guidelines for News app ads that will appear in content feeds

Apple has published its guidelines for News app ads that will soon start appearing in content feeds alongside articles from your favorite sources. There are six different banners advertisers can choose from plus a pre-roll video option.

OneSafe now free (down from $5) as Apple’s App of the Week

OneSafe now free (down from $5) as Apple’s App of the Week

Premium password manager OneSafe for iOS is now free (down from $4.99) for a limited time as Apple’s Free App of the Week. OneSafe lets you store sensitive documents, photos, credit card details, and more and protects them all with AES-256 encryption and Touch ID.