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No, Apple is not Listening to You through FaceTime

Earlier this week, reports broke that Apple’s popular video call service - FaceTime - had a software bug that allowed any user to hear and see the video and audio of the person that they were calling, even if that person had not answered. Reporting sparked concern into iOS users, and some reports even claimed Apple was using this bug to spy on its user base. What is this bug? Is it fixed and do I need to be worried? Those are all great questions!

Let’s dive in.

Apple Set to Give Users More Control Over Battery Slow Downs

Late last year Apple confirmed that they slowed performance of older devices to protect the aging lithium-ion batteries housed inside of those devices. The revelation caused an uproar and plenty of law suits around the world. Now, Apple is set to make a change. Here’s what you need to know.

Apple Delays its HomePod Home Speaker

Earlier this year in June Apple unveiled its newest product that began to enter the wide-ranging field of smart home tech. Apple dubbed the device “HomePod,” and it quickly caught the attention of many because of its strengths. Unfortunately, it might be some time before customers can get their hands on one. Here’s what you need to know.  

Apple and AT&T are Partnering to bring Band 8 LTE to those in Puerto Rico

As many know, Puerto Rico is still struggling to get back on its feet after two horrific hurricanes hit the island over the last few weeks and months. Apple and AT&T are partnering to try and get those still stuck on the island connected to love ones and find sources of information to stay safe and find basic necessities. Here’s what you need to know.

Apple Confirms September 12th Event, Hints towards iPhone 8

Last Thursday, Apple officially sent out invites to the press for a September 12th keynote. The keynote has been rumored for months, and it is now officially confirmed. Here’s everything you need to know.

Here’s Why Everyone is Staring at the Bulge in Tim Cook’s Pants

Yes, you did in fact read that title correctly. Last week, Tim Cook traveled heavily for work and on Thursday he paid a visit to a manufacturing plant in Cincinnati. Later that day he posted a photo from the visit on his Twitter account and the photo did not receive too much attention to begin with, but that quickly changed. Here’s what you need to know.