Apple Claims It Can’t Read Your iMessages, Quarkslab Disagrees [Updated]

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Yesterday you may or may not have heard of a report by Quarkslab that essentially claimed that Apple had the ability to intercept iMessages and decrypt them anytime they wanted. Considering everyone is up in arms right now about the NSA right now, Apple was quick to throw this report to ground essentially disputing the [...]

Prank Your Friends With This Little iMessage Trick

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Without a doubt one of the big advantages to iMessages is that it has read receipts along with the ability to know when someone is typing back to you. This is of course in the form of a simple animation of three dancing dots and during an active conversation you can’t help but stare at [...]

Apple Officially Confirms iMessage Issues And Is Working On A Fix

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Yesterday we reported on a fix for those users experiencing troubles with iMessage on iOS 7. Although it was rumored that Apple would fix iMessage woes in iOS 7.0.3, it wasn’t officially confirmed… until now. Apple has just given word to The Wall Street Journal that the Fruit Company is aware there is a problem [...]

How To Fix Issues With iMessage After Updating To iOS 7

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Ever since people have updated to iOS 7 there have been reports of a lot of bugs. Some users are reporting that the OS as a whole is very unstable where others are only experiencing issues using certain features of their device such as iMessage. In fact there are hundreds of complaints from iPhone, iPod [...]

iMessage Now On Android, But Beware

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I know what you’re thinking, but you read the title right. Thanks to a new Android app, you can now iMessage your iPhone buddies from your Android smartphone. Just download the app on your Android phone and you’re good to go, but beware, it may not be safe. As you all know, iMessage is an [...]

Apple Now Allows You To Report iMessage Spam

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It looks like Apple is really taking spam seriously this year. Not only has the Fruit Company implemented a new Contact blocking featuring for calls and messages in iOS 7, but there is now also a new spam reporting tool for iMessage users. As detailed in a new support document on Apple’s website: If you’re [...]

Send Videos Over Three Minutes In Length Through SMS Or iMessage With These Two Cydia Tweaks

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If you have ever tried to send a video that is over three minutes in length to someone through SMS then were probably disappointed to find out that it isn’t possible. Well, if you are Jailbroken you will be glad to know a tweak has been released recently that removes this limitation completely. The tweak [...]

iMessage Falls Prey To A Denial Of Service Prank That Crashes The iOS Messages App

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Denial of Service (DoS) attacks involve sending large amounts of traffic to a service in hopes to crash it. Often times it is the number one weapon used to temporarily take down a website. Who would have guessed that Apple’s iMessage service could be targeted by a DoS attack though. According to The Next Web over the [...]

SelectiveReading Cydia Tweak Allows You To Configure iMessage Read Receipts On A Case-By-Case Basis

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Back in February we told you about a tweak called TypingPrivacy that allowed you to disable the typing indicator on iMessage completely, as even when you turn read receipts off through the Settings app, the typing indicator still shows up. The only downside to this tweak was it was an all or nothing kind of [...]

AutoResponder 2 Cydia Tweak Will Make Sure No One Feels Ignored Ever Again

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Another day, and another Cydia tweak. Today AutoResponder 2 has been released into Cydia that is only compatible on the iOS 6 firmware generation. As you can probably tell from the name of the tweak it will allow you to setup SMS/iMessage autoresponders. This means if you are going to be watching a movie you [...]