Apple 

Apple reveals special new iPhones for security researchers

Apple is planning to supply special iPhones to security researchers next year to help them find security flaws in iOS. The devices will be made available to researchers that report bugs through the company’s invitation-only bug bounty program for iOS. Apple first launched this bug bounty program three years ago at the Black Hat conference, and it’s now extending its use at the same conference today to cover macOS, Apple Watch, Apple TV, and more. Apple’s iOS Security Research Device program will be available to researchers with a track record of high-quality security…

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Samsung Galaxy Buds are getting a new silver color to go with the Note10 family

If you’ve been around these past few weeks then you have definitely already seen the stunning new “Aura Glow” color of the upcoming Galaxy Note 10+. And what better way to compliment a shiny new phone than a shiny new pair of truly wireless headphones. The Galaxy Buds are already listed on a few of Samsung’s regional websites in the new “silver” finish. The color effect appears to be identical to that on the upcoming Note10 and renders probably don’t do it justice.     Samsung Galaxy Buds in silver Besides the color, though,…

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Apple Loop: New iPhone Leak Confirmed, MacBook Air’s Slow Secret, Popular iPhone Cancelled

Taking a look back at another week of news and headlines from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes leaked details of a radical new iPhone screen, who will buy this year’s iPhone, Apple changing its Indian focus, cancelling the cheap iPhone, the slow secret hiding in your MacBook Air, a new angle for Apple podcasts, and the dangers of FaceApp. Apple Loop is here to remind you of a few of the very many discussions that have happened around Apple over the last seven days (and you can read my…

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Apple Loop: New iPhone Leaks, Curved iPhone Confirmed, MacBook Cancelled, Steve Jobs The Wizard

Taking a look back at another week of news and headlines from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes leaked iPhone specs, details of the new iPhone circuit board, Tim Cook’s smartphone features that will ‘blow us away’, the cancelled MacBook and the updated MacBook Pro, testing FaceID for iCloud access, fixing the secret Zoom server, and why Steve Jobs was a Wizard. Apple Loop is here to remind you of a few of the very many discussions that have happened around Apple over the last seven days (and you can…

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samsung 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 to launch on 7 August in New York

South Korean electronics maker Samsung has announced the launch date of the Galaxy Note 10 smartphone. The chaebol has confirmed that the Galaxy Note 10 will be launched on 7 August at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York City at 4 pm EDT. This means that the launch event will go live in India at 1:30 am IST on 8 August. The upcoming smartphone is expected to come with a larger display with a cutout notch similar to the Galaxy S10 5G. The launch poster of the Note 10 shows an…

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Apple’s Logic Pro X update shows just how powerful the new Mac Pro is

Apple has released an updated version of Logic Pro X, its professional music production software. The software is now souped up to show off the capabilities of the new Mac Pro, with improved responsiveness and a huge increase in the amount of tracks it can support in a project file. This is a significant upgrade for Logic — it’s gone from support for 255 stereo audio tracks, 255 software instrument tracks and 255 aux channels to 1,000 for each, and now also supports 1,000 external MIDI tracks. Other DAWs already have…

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Apple Loop: New iPhone Leaks, Embarrassing 5G Mistakes, Frustrating MacBook ZombieLoad Fix

Taking a look back at another week of news and headlines from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes new iPhone features in the boring design, some colorful options, 5G modem issues, the impact of ZombieLoad on macOS, iOS 12.3 details, App Store legal woes continue, and a look at the Apple Card. Apple Loop is here to remind you of a few of the very many discussions that have happened around Apple over the last seven days (and you can read my weekly digest of Android news here on Forbes).…

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Apple Loop: New iPhone Leaks, Embarrassing iPhone Battery Problems, Frustration At The Apple Store

Taking a look back at another week of news and headlines from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes details of the iPhone XR2 design, new iPhone antenna designs, issues over battery life, Apple taking on Tile, a new Mac Pro for WWDC, and a history of Apple Store issues. Apple Loop is here to remind you of a few of the very many discussions that have happened around Apple over the last seven days (and you can read my weekly digest of Android news here on Forbes). iPhone XR2 Design…

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Apple To Reveal Super-Cool New Apple Watch watchOS 6 Features, Report Says

It’s not long now until the keynote that will launch Apple’s World Wide Developers’ Conference – 10AM Pacific, Monday, June 3, as it happens. CEO Tim Cook has already hinted it’s going to be a good one. “This is one you won’t want to miss,” he insisted in the recent financials call. Apple Watch with colorful faces, ready for Spring. APPLE Now, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman has indicated that the event will offer new tools and striking extra features in the software announced. Including for the next iteration of operating software for Apple Watch, doubtless…

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New iPhone Leak Corroborates Apple’s Ugly Design

Will Apple really make its new iPhone this ugly? Following some corroboration earlier this week, now we almost definitively know that – shockingly – the answer is yes… 2019 iPhone schematics aligned to leaked renders STEVE HEMMERSTOFFER Steve Hemmerstoffer, aka OnLeaks, aka the man who originated UglyiPhoneGate in January is back “seemingly confirming” that Apple’s new flagship iPhone will have the worst design in the range’s history. Hemmerstoffer, whose track record of accurate leaks is one of (if not the) best around, has obtained schematics which almost exactly match those leaked to Macotakara. Aligning the schematics with Hemmerstoffer’s once-controversial renders also…

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