Every person in today’s world wants to be connected to the rest of the world for maximum possible time. This is only possible with the help of the social networking websites available on the internet. But due to these kinds of websites the personal space that every individual possess is decreasing day by day. So now there is more emphasis on the security things. Anything is more used just because of the safety of information and data it provides. During browsing over the internet there are the personal information that shouldn’t be out, can be leaked out just because of unreliable sources for surfing of internet. So many persons don’t even use their friends system just because of this reason.
The newly launched iOS 5 gives complete privacy to the user to secure its personal information from others. The web browsing facility that it provides has a special feature for the private browsing. This is done for the Mobile Safari. Once the private browsing is activated, the Mobile Safari ends keeping the history of the web browsing. Many times when a person borrows iOS device for web surfing then he is generally very conscious of the personal information that can be leaked out. Thus with the help of this device the individual can be tension free about any kind of information stored on the device. Just by following some very easy steps any person can activate the private browsing mode of the iOS. Following are the required steps:
Step 1: The very first step to turn on the private browsing is to open the settings app and then go down by scrolling to select safari
Step 2: Once the first step is finished and the Safari is selected, the user can see a toggle switch for turning on the private browsing. The user has to turn it on by moving the switch over. Once the switch is on the user can open the Safari.
Initially the bar at the top and bottom are gray or blue. This is before turning on the private browsing. But once the private browsing is turned on, the same bars that where either gray or blue colored now change to black color. This is an indication that the private browsing in the iOS device is currently enabled. These steps are repeated for restoring the iOS device to the public session. The user can also go to the history and delete the desired part. But this requires that the user should remember to do this job. But private browsing is one step and the desired mode is activated in just few steps. The drastic color change in the iOS always makes the user to keep in mind the fact that the current mode is private and has to be changed accordingly. Thus iOS makes life easier and more secure.