And some would argue one or both of those things makes i Phone 7 just as significantly worse. Apple has taken one of the most successful and profitable products in the history of products, and gambled its present for what they strongly believe is a brighter future.

Done right, and it propels technology forward, kicking and screaming though it might be. And we got to see the i Phone 7 and Apple Watch 2 launch at Apple 5th Avenue.

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i Phone 7 and i Phone 7 Plus fuse data, processors, even lenses, to bring us the best performance, battery life, and cameras ever — minus one headphone jack. Apple has sold over a billion of them now, and they're used every day by our families, our friends, our colleagues, our classmates. The technology is so mature now that sometimes we don't even notice the year-over-year improvements. Apple calls them the best and most advanced i Phones ever. They've got significantly improved cameras, including a new fusion camera on i Phone 7 Plus.

Updated March 21, 2017: Apple has released a new, special edition (Product) RED version of i Phone 7 and i Phone 7 Plus. Not too long ago, the idea of so many of us having incredibly accessible, always connected, supercomputers in our pockets would be the stuff of science fiction. It's only when we look back over a few years that we realize how much has really changed. They've got better cellular radios, and processors, including a new A10 Fusion.

If you have limited space on your device or software update isn't working for whatever reason, you can update using i Tunes.

If you're running a the developer or public beta, Apple might push you an update if the build numbers are different (we're still checking on that).

The vulnerability, which Artenstein is calling Broadpwn, allows hackers to execute code (essentially letting them control the device remotely) without any interaction on behalf of the user.

In an April 4 blogpost by Google's security research team, author Gal Beniamini discussed a similar exploit and demonstrated "full device takeover by Wi-Fi proximity alone, requiring no user interaction." Scary stuff. If the download does not begin right away, you may see a notice: "Preparing to download." Give it a couple of minutes and the download will begin shortly.Rene Ritchie has been covering the personal technology industry for almost a decade.Editorial Director at Mobile Nations, analyst at i More, video and podcast host, you can follow him @reneritchie on Snapchat, Instagram, and Twitter.To check voicemail dial your phone number directly from the i Phone. If you have voicemails waiting for you but no visual voicemail try this fix. This process resets the (carrier settings) file that was altered in the tethering hack. Before doing all of this online research for an answer, I spent an hour at an AT&T store. they called their tier 2 tech support), who also reset things at his end, and made a couple of test calls to my i Phone, but without it working.Turns out the tethering hack has a side effect of disabling visual voicemail in this file. I had the same visual voicemail issues as many users. The guy from tech support actually turned out not to be wrong. They then suggested I take it to the nearest Apple store.If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant.