Tagged: Smart Phone

Management of one’s personal devices, applications and security settings for everyone in a large organization can become an overwhelming task and time consuming.  Google has released something that can make IT manager’s  breath a bit easier.  Their announcement today of a new set of security tools to help Google Apps users take back control of their security online.

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ios8logo
Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s release of the iOS 8.0.1 software update, cut off user’s ability to make calls via iPhones.  Creating yet another major blow up in the saga of the iOS 8 roll out.  This issue appears to have a link to another that’s still fresh in people’s minds: the 2012 introduction of a new maps program.
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iOS 8.0.2
Apple’s update iOS 8.0.2 has now been placed on servers to address the issues discovered in yesterday’s 8.0.1 update on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. The new release includes all of the HealthKit and keyboard fixes, among others, as well as the ability to actually make phone calls and connect to a cellular data network.   (more…)

Family Sharing
In what appears to be another got ya, in what can only be described as a rough release for Apple with it’s iOS 8 release.  That has certainly  seen several issues. The companies new Family Sharing has a BUG in it that Agents are being told was a security feature intended to keep folk from moving between Shares.  This BUG locks a person out of joining any family shares after they have set one up.
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iPhone 6
Last night 9to5 Mac noted a report from a Taiwanese news outlet which claimed in part that Apple would be putting the next-generation iPhone into production next month. Now, Bloomberg has confirmed that the company will indeed be starting production on two different models of the upcoming smartphone in July. (more…)