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How widgets could work on iOS 8
The concept is an approach that attempts to mix the best of Android’s widgets system with the design and functionality of Windows Phone’s Live Tiles. “iOS Block” is the result, a method to turn a simple app icon into a larger block that’s animated and interactive. “You can interact with a Block and actually do stuff with it,” explains Machalani. “But, you can also access the application directly from the Block since it is the app itself, not a separate entity.”

thisistheverge:

How widgets could work on iOS 8

The concept is an approach that attempts to mix the best of Android’s widgets system with the design and functionality of Windows Phone’s Live Tiles. “iOS Block” is the result, a method to turn a simple app icon into a larger block that’s animated and interactive. “You can interact with a Block and actually do stuff with it,” explains Machalani. “But, you can also access the application directly from the Block since it is the app itself, not a separate entity.”

Tumblr has fixed a security flaw it found on its iOS app.
Very little information was given about the bug, but the firm suggested users change their passwords immediately.
This was posted yesterday on the staff blog.

We have just released a very important security update for our iPhone and iPad apps addressing an issue that allowed passwords to be compromised in certain circumstances. Please download the update now.
If you’ve been using these apps, you should also update your password on Tumblr and anywhere else you may have been using the same password. 
Please know that we take your security very seriously and are tremendously sorry for this lapse and inconvenience.

So change your password peeps!

Tumblr has fixed a security flaw it found on its iOS app.

Very little information was given about the bug, but the firm suggested users change their passwords immediately.

This was posted yesterday on the staff blog.

We have just released a very important security update for our iPhone and iPad apps addressing an issue that allowed passwords to be compromised in certain circumstances. Please download the update now.

If you’ve been using these apps, you should also update your password on Tumblr and anywhere else you may have been using the same password. 

Please know that we take your security very seriously and are tremendously sorry for this lapse and inconvenience.

So change your password peeps!