We haven't seen reports of widespread problems with the iPhone 8, but Apple revealed late Friday that it's opening a Logic Board Replacement Program. According to the company "a very small percentage" of phones sold between September 2017 and March 2018 have a manufacturing defect that can lead to restarts, freezes or a failure to start. Of course, when you sell as many phones … [Read more...] about Apple will repair defective iPhone 8 logic boards for free
Iphone 8 flaws
NOT all Apple smartphones are born equal – some iPhone models are simply more likely to fail than others. A new report reveals that the worst offender is the iPhone 6, a handset mired in controversy over its allegedly flawed design. A security firm called Blancco – which helps retailers erase data from phones – revealed the findings in a study. Blancco tracked … [Read more...] about iPhone 8 Plus is the least likely Apple handset to fail – but which is MOST likely to break?
Recently, we've seen reports of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus owners who've upgraded to iOS 11.3, only to find their display stuck on the Home screen, unable to interact or navigate further. Why? These users previously either performed a DIY repair or had a third-party repair company (non-Apple Store or authorized retailers) perform a screen repair; unfortunately, certain non-genuine … [Read more...] about iPhone replacement screen not working after iOS 11.3? Here’s the fix
By Malcolm Owen Sunday, March 04, 2018, 08:05 am PT (11:05 am ET) Cellebrite offers its services to law enforcement for the welfare of the public, an executive of the security firm known for breaking the security of iOS and other devices claims in an interview, while also stressing the firm's tools are not a major risk to the privacy of iPhone users in general. Cellebrite's … [Read more...] about Cellebrite executive insists iPhone unlocking has a ‘public safety imperative’
By Malcolm Owen Monday, February 26, 2018, 12:33 pm PT (03:33 pm ET) Cellebrite, the Israeli security firm believed to have helped the FBI unlock an iPhone during the San Bernardino investigation, is claiming it is capable of bypassing the security of devices running iOS 11 and older versions, including recently launched hardware including the iPhone 8 and iPhone X. … [Read more...] about Cellebrite advertises its ability to unlock devices running iOS 11, including the iPhone X, to government agencies