Oh No, iOS Hacked by NSO

Recently, says a report at wired.com, it’s been unveiled that the obscure Israel-based NSO Group has been selling spyware delivered to smartphones through vulnerabilities in Apple’s iOS operating system.“Pegasus” spyware can put a surveillance out on nearly everything including keystrokes, e-mails, video feeds and phone calls. Apple says that the three vulnerabilities with this spyware (“Trident”) have been patched....more

How to protect your iPhone from destruction

Hey, iPhone owners! If you’re anything like us, you’ve probably come scarily close to breaking your iPhone. Maybe you’ve already been the victim of a smashed display or the dreaded black screen. If so, you’ll know the best out of everyone just how much repair and replacement bills suck....more

Tech Chic: Fashion’s Continued Love for the iPhone

The iPhone continues to clearly be the winner in disrupting many facets of the fashion world. After Blackberry slowly fell to the wayside, the fashion pack replaced it with Apple’s sleek smartphone. It was around 2009 that you began to notice more iPhones in the crowds of fashion shows. Show goers eagerly captured the latest runway designs with the iPhone and some even began sharing photos on Twitter and Facebook. This was pre Instagram when social media was starting to become a part of everyday life....more

What is the Signaling System No. 7 Network?

The iPhone has a vulnerability called the Signaling System 7 (SS7) that allows crooks to hack into the device.This was demonstrated on a recent “60 Minutes” episode in which a U.S. congressman (with his permission) had his iPhone hacked by German cybersecurity experts. The white-hat hackers got his phone number and eavesdropped on the conversation....more

Protect your Privacy on your iPhone

If you have an iOS device, you may be leaking personal information about yourself—without even knowing it—because you’re not familiar with the privacy settings....more

Download the #BlogHer16 Mobile App!

We're just four short weeks away from seeing you in sunny Los Angeles for #BlogHer16. The countdown is on! We know many of you are starting to dive into the nitty gritty of planning your conference experience, and we're pleased to be bringing you a great tool to help you do so: The #BlogHer16 Mobile App.  ...more

What's On My iPhone


Virgin Mobile, You Suck!

Virgin Mobile, you suck! I’ve been a customer of their no-contract wireless service for over four years, enjoying my Samsung Galaxy S2 until two weeks ago when I dropped it onto the concrete of Main Street and it shattered beyond repair. Time for an upgrade.Satisfied with my provider up until now, I ordered a new iPhone 6 through their Website. Excited to get my new phone, I sprung for the $12 overnight shipping. It arrived two days later....more

Find My Friends = Free Virtual Road Trip!

oKatniss blogs at The Cardboard Kitty, is mom to two on the spectrum, and used to have a life, but now feeds fish and yells at cats all day.  ...more