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IOS 7

Apple's iPhone 5C model (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Apple’s iOS 7 May Drain Battery, Data

Our technology analyst addresses complaints that the Apple iOS 7 upgrade is draining iPhone batteries and eating up data.

09/30/2013

Apple Introduces New Two New iPhone Models At Product Launch

Larry Magid: Security Flaw In Apple’s New iOS 7

Apple’s iOS 7 has only been out for a couple days, but after the much anticipated release, someone has already found a flaw that can let someone access your phone, even if it’s locked.

09/20/2013

Apple Introduces New Two New iPhone Models At Product Launch

San Francisco DA Urges Use Of iPhone Anti-Theft System In iOS 7

Top prosecutors in San Francisco and New York and the mayor of London are urging iPhone users to download Apple’s new iOS 7 operating system that includes a feature they believe might curb a rash of thefts.

09/18/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks about iOS 7 on stage during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New iOS 7 Software Has Features To Discover

The changes to Apple’s iOS software became apparent as I drove to the headquarters of the company’s rival, Google. As I navigated using Apple’s mapping app, I noticed one of my favorite attributes was missing: the directions for each next turn presented in green boxes that resemble highway signs.

09/18/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks about iOS 7 on stage during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tips & Tricks With New iOS 7, iPhones

Apple’s new iPhones and iOS 7 operating system for mobile devices are packed with new features, although not of all them are readily apparent. I’ve had a chance to learn a few tricks in the week I spent with both the iPhone 5C and the iPhone 5S, which come with iOS 7 installed.

09/18/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks about iOS 7 on stage during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino, California. The company is expected to launch at least one new iPhone model. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Should You Wait To Install Apple’s iOS 7?

Apple’s new operating system iOS 7 comes out on Wednesday, but before you do the install people are wondering if they should hold off to see what other people think.

09/18/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing at Phil Schiller speaks about the new iPhone 5C during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple’s 2 New iPhone Designs Simultaneously Aim High, Low

For the first time since introducing the device that changed cellphones forever, Apple will offer two distinct versions of the latest iPhones — a cheaper one made of plastic and another that aims to be “the gold standard of smartphones” and reads your fingerprint.

09/10/2013

Apple's Craig Federighi, Vice President of Software Engineering, introduces iOS7 at a keynote address during the 2013 Apple WWDC at the Moscone Center on June 10, 2013 in San Francisco. (Photo by Kim White/Getty Images)

Brian Cooley: Apple Fights Perceptions With iOS 7 Release

Apple has been hearing the drumbeat of murmurs that it is yesterday’s (albeit very profitable and popular) news for at least a year now. That said, Apple had some tasty innovations at its developer’s conference Monday.

06/11/2013

Apple's Craig Federighi, Vice President of Software Engineering, introduces iOS7 at a keynote address during the 2013 Apple WWDC at the Moscone Center on June 10, 2013 in San Francisco. (Photo by Kim White/Getty Images)

SFPD Hails New Anti-Theft Feature For iPhone, Gascon Reserves Judgment

The San Francisco Police Department is hailing a decision by Apple to add a new feature making it harder to reactivate a stolen iPhone.

06/10/2013