11 hours ago 14By Rene RitchieWhile Apple has provided a mechanism to create safe, private content blocking extensions for Safari on iPhone and iPad, recently apps like Been Choice have taken it a step further, installing root certificates in order to block ads inside apps as well. The problem with that type of blocking is that it intermediates secure connections and exposes all your private internet traffic to the blocker. Essentially, it's a voluntary person-in-the-middle attack. For that reason, Apple is removing those apps from the App Store.
17 hours ago 1By Joseph KellerEach week, the App Store highlights some of the best new and updated apps. This week, we have big updates to Twitter and Medium, Super Sharp, and apps for making a great costume.
In honor of Instagram's 5th Birthday, we're rounding up fun insta-facts. How many of the top ten accounts are you following?
Instagram is five years old, and as of September 2015, has an estimated 400 million active users around the world sharing an amazing 80 million photos per day...