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How to block iOS firmware updates, prompts, and background downloads while you wait for a jailbreak

A big problem potential jailbreakers face is that of updating too far to be supported by eventual tools. Either through impatience, or by accident, I hear often that a user’s device is now on too high a firmware to enjoy … Continue reading

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How to block automatic updates and prompts on non-jailbroken Apple TV 4

With the release of Ian Beer’s new exploit, some hope for a future Apple TV 4 jailbreak has appeared. The exploit will theoretically work on firmwares up to and including tvOS 11.1, but not 11.2 and higher. For this reason, I … Continue reading

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Apple’s Face ID prompts security and privacy concerns from US Senate

Apple yesterday unveiled its new Face ID biometric technology and while the company spent a considerable amount of time talking about the security of the feature, some people are already showing doubt. As noted by Recode, United States Senator Al … Continue reading

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App Store now requires developers to use official API to request app ratings, disallows custom prompts

The App Review guidelines were updated this week to accommodate App Store policy changes and new rules for usage of frameworks introduced in iOS 11, like MusicKit. One change is the addition of section 1.1.7. This new paragraph requires developers … Continue reading

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