Nokia’s new service is an alternative to Apple Maps :: Nokia Here

The iOS version of Nokia’s cloud-based mapping service has been released on Apple’s App Store. The service boasts a number of compelling features and undoubtedly aims to capitalize on the problems encountered by iPhone and iPad owners while using Cupertino’s own Maps app. Nokia Here provides access to all of the company’s mapping data, regardless of the platform you’re using. The web-based version has been available for use since the announcement on November 13th (compatible…

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A new version of iOS: Apple’s mobile operating system

The release of a new iPhone means two things. The first is obviously the new phone; but that hardware is also accompanied by a new version of iOS. Apple’s mobile operating system has evolved from a relatively simple interface for using a few stock Apple apps (on 2007’s debut iPhone) to an advanced system that is creeping ever closer to OS X. The annual iOS refresh is now an event in itself. The last two…

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Apple’s mobile Safari can be exploited to display a different URL in the address

 iOS 5 users, beware a security flaw in Safari that can be used to trick you into visiting potentially malicious Web sites. Discovered earlier this month by Germany security firm MajorSecurity, the vulnerability could allow cybercriminals to spoof the URL displayed in the browser, trapping users at the wrong sites. “The weakness is caused due to an error within the handling of URLs when using javascript’s window.open() method,” explained David Vieira-Kurz of MajorSecurity. “This can…

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