More than two million customers pre-ordered iPhone 5s in the first 24 hours

Apple announced today that more than two million customers pre-ordered iPhone 5s in the first 24 hours after vendors opened up their order books on September 14. This is more than double the one million pre-orders received for the iPhone 4S in its first 24 hours last year. The figure outstrips the first pre-order batch of iPhone 5s that will ship September 21, and though Apple claims the “majority” of pre-orders will be received on…

"More than two million customers pre-ordered iPhone 5s in the first 24 hours"

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…

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