To provide specific steps for how to turn off Carrier IQ, a new ninth paragraph has been added to the Computerworld (US) story, "How to turn off Carrier IQ on your iPhone," which posted to the wire Thursday. The new paragraph reads:

To disable Carrier IQ on iOS 5, iPhone iOS 5 users should select the Settings app, touch "General" and then "Diagnostics & Usage" near the bottom of the pane. Touch "Don't Send" to place a checkmark in that field.