Apple updates iPad Pro, targets photo and video content creators
Apple has announced a new iPad Pro that should be ideal for video and photo professionals. A new MacBook Air has also been announced, replacing the much criticised butterfly keyboard with a version with scissor mechanisms.
Apple reports that the new iPad Pro is faster than most Windows laptops b... Read more
Apple now makes everything but the memory and Mac processors themselves
With Apple taking over much of Intel's smartphone modems business, the manufacturer is making virtually all the parts for its devices itself. Only the memory chips for the iPhone and iPad and the processors for the Macs are still designed and made by third parties.
Apple acquired Intel's smartpho... Read more
FTC investigates iPhone deal between Amazon and Apple
The American watchdog Federal Trade Commission (FTC) would investigate a deal between Amazon and Apple. Last year, the two companies concluded a deal to sell Apple iPhones and other products directly through the online store.
With the deal, Apple was able to sell directly via Amazon for the firs... Read more
Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 security researchers have discovered a new type of malware designed to steal cryptographic currency. CookieMiner focuses specifically on MacBooks and the cookies associated with their login details for crypto fairs such as Binance, Bitstamp, Bittrex and Coinbase.
The new m... Read more
New T2 security chip MacBooks needs to make microphone espionage extremely complicated
Apple's new MacBooks include a feature that will make it much more difficult for hackers to spy on or listen to users using the device's microphone. Apple added the new T2 security chip. It helps secure encryption keys, storage, fingerprint data and secure boot features.
Until today was little known... Read more
Apple brings new MacBook Air Retina screen and other enhancements
Apple unveiled its new MacBook Air on Tuesday afternoon. The device was in need of an update once in a while and has received one. The new device is equipped with a retina screen, narrower screen edges and some other improvements. The Mac Mini has also been updated.
For the first time since 2010, Ap... Read more
Apple launches new iPad Pro and MacBook on October 30
On October 30, Apple will present new hardware. The event is likely to unveil the products that we had previously expected at the iPhone maker's September event. A new Mac and a new iPad Pro will most likely appear during the event.
The event will be unveiled at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in New ... Read more
MacBooks will run on Apple ARM chips in 2 or 3 years’ time.
Within a year or two, maybe three, Apple's MacBooks run on ARM processors. The Apple-based analyst Ming-Chi Kuo expressed this expectation in a new report. Switching to your own chips has a number of advantages for Apple.
According to the AppleInsider site, Kuo, who is generally known as a reliable ... Read more
Very popular macOS app turned out to contain spyware
A number of apps have been found in the MacOS App Store that are used to spy on consumers and steal their data. The apps have been removed by Apple, but would have been very popular.
Security firm Malwarebytes reported this yesterday. Security researcher Patrick Wardle also wrote an extensive blog a... Read more