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Apple pushes iOS 6.1.3, fixes lockscreen bypass

19 March, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Apple pushes iOS 6.1.3, fixes lockscreen bypass - read the full textApple has just released the iOS 6.1.3 update. It weighs just 18MB and fixes the issue allowing someone to bypass your secured lockscreen. The update also brings some improvements for the Japanese Maps. The iOS 6.1.3 update is available now for all compatible iGadgets out there...

 

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done it last night i never use that level of security such as 4 digit lock on my iphone and i am not in japan so the maps really don t need those i just updated so my iphone would be up2date and i am still waiting for something big to happen like f+ckin FM radio receive or something

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  • 2013-03-20 09:53
  • JAR4

> In reply to Aqeel Sawalif @ 2013-03-20 00:20 from HxYc - click to readbrother android 2.2 has more functionality than iOS 6 can ever have...so dont even compare it to 4.2.2
most of these updates they are getting are half baked.
when all devices get them the low end ones get half-baked updates

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  • 2013-03-20 09:46
  • 7q9y

apple goes down and down..with each update to os6,my aiphone works like s***t..hope that something good will come

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  • 2013-03-20 09:38
  • pkJw

> In reply to Khalid Adriano @ 2013-03-20 03:23 from 3xKM - click to readTypical fanboy you are, do you really think that billions of people around the world no longer uses bluetooth?

Yes I'm aware of instant messaging apps that you mentioned, in the absence of data subscription, how can you transfer files from one device to another? Yes that's where bluetooth comes to play.



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  • 2013-03-20 09:35
  • PGfx

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-20 06:58 from PGXj - click to readwhat if someone doesn't havce a data plan or when it is over or we are in a area where there is no wifi or 3g or even 2g.

there we can use bluetooth.
plus apple has bluetooth but we can't share files with any apple user over bluetooth even with jailbreak.

there are hundreds of such things and restriction on apple devices even after jailbreak and not to forget the lack of functionality when compared to android

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  • 2013-03-20 09:35
  • 7q9y

> In reply to i knew that @ 2013-03-20 05:05 from YhdC - click to readCome to Vancouver Canada

Go to Metrotown

Go to the Samsung Store.

Then go to the Apple Store.

Huge difference bro. Samsung store is dead. It's funny how their store layout is exactly like apples.

Future my ass.

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  • 2013-03-20 07:44
  • 7Cgi

> In reply to i knew that @ 2013-03-20 05:05 from YhdC - click to readActually, it's the opposite. iPhone articles are usually filled with Samsung fanboys like you obsessed about Apple. A fact you've just demonstrated.

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  • 2013-03-20 07:04
  • 0a0X

> In reply to [deleted post]Well not just me dude, there are tons of people complaining about this restriction because they want it.

BT transfer for iphone vs size limitation of files on android argument cancel each other out right? haha

No need to get angry about it.

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  • 2013-03-20 07:02
  • PGXj

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-20 06:44 from PA}g - click to readThere are more then 10% people who owns an iphone.

How did they use BT transfer? if 90% is doing it? ...

Most popular way people transfer is via FB / Email / MMS / Dropbox if big files.. unless ur transferring XXX pictures that need to be kept confidential.. -_-

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  • 2013-03-20 06:58
  • PGXj

> In reply to Khalid Adriano @ 2013-03-20 03:23 from 3xKM - click to readApparently, sir. you lived on heaven, where there're LTE and it's FREE!.

We, citizens of 90% of the world doesn't have that convenience. sorry if we still had to use bluetooth to transfer files.

ROFL.

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  • 2013-03-20 06:44
  • PA}g

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-19 18:21 from v0Xt - click to readWhat... Are you serious??? Symbian was doing this a long time before apple,

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  • 2013-03-20 06:35
  • X3t0

> In reply to Khalid Adriano @ 2013-03-20 03:23 from 3xKM - click to readNo one does that these days,

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  • 2013-03-20 06:30
  • X3t0

Its weighing 28 MB for iPhone 4S.

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  • 2013-03-20 06:28
  • P$b{

> In reply to Khalid Adriano @ 2013-03-20 03:23 from 3xKM - click to readEvery one except those dumb apple fans..... Bluetooth is stil the prominent way to transfer files from an former apple user

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  • 2013-03-20 05:26
  • bJ25

> In reply to rcl4444 @ 2013-03-20 04:29 from P%ns - click to readAndroid is not without its fair share of restrictions.

While android excels at file transfer protocols, it has size restrictions and mounting restrictions.

Cannot download greater then 4gb, fat32 restriction.
Cannot mount ntfs via otg.

But then again.. if you jailbreak your iphone or you root your android, both limitations could be removed, and iphone can use BT transfer, just as android can mount ntfs or download greater then 4gb.

As for itunes, you can use diskaid instead to drag and drop files.

But you got a point there, iOS is more restrictive if you are the only iOS user.

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  • 2013-03-20 05:14
  • PGXj

only 46 comment for such a great update , where are the Millon or Millions of people who loves the iphone 5 Boasting about this update , O i know where they at down the street @ that Samsung Galaxy S 4 host Party feeling Alive You should Go , No really drop your iphone just go Live be Free and Party . the Galaxy s 4 bringing the future to us

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  • 2013-03-20 05:05
  • YhdC

Does this update fix the answer button bug? the bug where you cant click on the answer or decline button when someone is calling you.

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  • 2013-03-20 04:39
  • wHrj

> In reply to Khalid Adriano @ 2013-03-20 03:23 from 3xKM - click to readThe point is you can't ... your restricted. You can't drag and drop files either. And there's still issues with multiple attachments in email.

You virtually can't do anything without going through iTunes. Lucky iTunes works fairly well, but it's still a ball & chain.

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  • 2013-03-20 04:29
  • P%ns

I was expecting that update for years !

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  • 2013-03-20 04:05
  • LF9k

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