Today Apple releases iOS 4.3.3 to fix the ‘Locationgate’ bug. While this update is offered to a whole raft of devices, users running the iPhone 3G, released under three years ago, won’t be getting an update. Is it time for Apple to publish an ‘End of Life’ roadmap for iOS devices?
Over on Apple’s support forum some owners of the new 2011 MacBook Pro have been complaining that their notebooks are locking up or ‘hard freezing’ under heavy load. Yesterday Apple released a Mac OS X update 10.6.7 which, amongst other things, improves graphics stability. But does the update fix the problem?
On Friday, Apple launched its 6.0 software update for its Apple TV set-top box, but soon after, some users reported that the update bricked their devices while others were a bit luckier and just lost their connection to the internet or had to restore their machines.
Around the beginning of May, malware targeting the Mac OS X platform hit the web. By the end of June, the bad guys behind the attack seemingly called it a day and the Mac Defender malware (and variants on the original) vanished from the web.
Today, Sony began rolling out an update to Ice Cream Sandwich for the Xperia P, Xperia U, Xperia go and Xperia sola devices that’ll come packed with ‘bug fixes’ and ‘performance tweaks.’ It’s unclear what exactly those tweaks are, but who among us doesn’t like a little tweaking?
The update to the firmware includes improvements to: