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The Week in iOS Apps: iOS Heaven

This week's roundup focuses on apps that have been redesigned or relaunched to take advantage of features in (or the hype surrounding) iOS 7. Read on.

Cybersecurity

White House asks FCC to decriminalize cell phone unlocking

Because the fact that unlocking your cell phone is a crime is anti-competitive—and just plain stupid.

BlackBerry messaging service rolls out to Android and iPhone this weekend

While layoff rumors fly, BlackBerry is moving ahead with plans to roll out its popular BBM messaging service to Android and iPhone devices.

on techhive.com

Mobile Device Management companies get more app control on iOS 7

Apple is providing MDM APIs that better allow vendors to 'take advantage of the operating system hooks to provide application-level security'

NTIA appeals to FCC to let consumers unlock their own mobile devices

Soon you may have the government's backing to do as you please with your phone.

on techhive.com

Microsoft tries (and fails) to make fun of the new iPhones

Microsoft's new attack ad lacks imagination and innovation. Sound familiar?

Everything you need to know about preordering an iPhone 5c

All the major U.S. carriers have the iPhone 5c up for preorder, but the details differ. Here's everything you need to know.

Verizon to launch Total Mobile Protection program, for that added sense of security

Now you can pay a monthly fee to get a little more help with your device.

on techhive.com

The Week in iOS Apps: Famous food

Want to know how Neil Patrick Harris makes his cocktails? Care to show your friends that you can duplicate Jamie Oliver's recipes? We've got you covered.

Aio Wireless

AT&T's contract-free Aio talk, text, data service now live nationwide

Aio is now available online nationwide, following a limited regional rollout.

on techhive.com

New iPhones help lay groundwork for global LTE roaming

Apple's new iPhones show how smartphone vendors are overcoming the technical hurdles that have limited roaming using LTE.

iBeacons may be iOS 7's most interesting hidden feature

gigaom.com

Hari Gottipati discusses Apple's under-the-hood support for iBeacons, low power-sensors that transmit information via Bluetooth, and what it might mean, especially for businesses.