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Apple’s walled garden nabs exclusive iOS 14 robocall blocking on Verizon

July 24, 2020

Verizon is teaming up with Apple to introduce an exclusive robo- and scam call blocking on devices running iOS 14, even the public beta. According to the press release that Verizon sent us,”the integrated feature, Silence Junk Callers, is currently available only to Verizon customers who have upgraded to Call Filter Plus and are participating in the Apple Beta Software Program for iOS 14.”

Needless to say, everyone who updates to iOS 14 later in the year when the retail version is pushed out by Apple, will be able to take advantage of the Silence Junk Callers option on Verizon, but only the beta participants can be anointed right now.

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