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Mobile

iMessage and FaceTime security boosted with extra layer of protection

Apple has boosted security for iMessage and FaceTime by adding another layer of protection using an app-specific password. The system will start working for those who've already enabled two-step authentication with their Apple ID accounts.
Apple

Toddler uses FaceTime to save mother after dog attack

Thankfully placed in time to help his mother avoid passing out from blood loss and possibly losing a finger, an Arizona toddler used FaceTime on his mother's iPhone to place a call out for help.
Social Media

The Facebook Facelift is only the beginning of social media-motivated plastic surgery

It should come as a surprise to no one that the Internet is motivating users to seek out ways to perfect their images - permanently. People are asking their plastic surgeons for special procedures that will specifically enhance their beauty…
Apple

Dear Apple: Can iCloud ‘just work’ already?

Steve Jobs promised iCloud would be the center of Apple users' digital lives. Two years later, are we any closer to a service that "just works" — and that can propel the next generation of great apps?
Mobile

Who will rule the post-texting world? In search of the ultimate messaging app

The age of the messaging app is upon us. You’ve got text chat, voice chat, video chat, one-on-one or in groups, with the ability to share files, photos, or even live video footage. The question is – what’s the best messaging app…
Social Media

Sick of having an ocean between you and your beloved? Get married on the internet!

Finally, long distance couples have a way of getting married without having to be together in one place. Proxy marriages are legal, but only in some states.
Apple

Judge rules against Apple in FaceTime lawsuit

Apple's attempts to dodge a legal ruling regarding patent infringement have backfired. A Texas judge is giving the company just 45 days to come to a licensing agreement with the patent owners, and charging Apple more than $300,000 for every…
Apple

AT&T update to enable FaceTime over cellular with no extra charge

AT&T has announced that it will be rolling out an update regarding the use of FaceTime over 3G cellular networks.
Apple

AT&T called to task on FaceTime blocking, now what?

Public advocacy groups have threatened to file a complaint against AT&T with the FCC for its restriction on FaceTime. Here's everything you need to know.
Apple

AT&T FaceTime restrictions may be at odds with FCC net neutrality rules

AT&T iPhone owners who want FaceTime will need to upgrade to a Mobile Share plan, but this new policy may be against the FCC's new net neutrality rules.
Apple

Shocker! AT&T may charge extra for FaceTime calls [Update: Sprint says no charge]

An error message in the latest developer version of iOS 6 shows that AT&T may charge users for FaceTime calls over its network.
Apple

Google+ app update brings video hangouts to the iPhone

Instead of relying on Apple's FaceTime to chat between Mac devices, a new update to the Google+ app brings the popular video chatting feature to the iPhone.