Adobe deploys emergency patch for Flash zero-day vulnerability
Apr09

Adobe deploys emergency patch for Flash zero-day vulnerability

On Tuesday, Adobe warned that users should expect an out-of-schedule update which patches the bug CVE-2016-1019, a zero-day flaw which affects Adobe Flash Player. Users of Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome operating systems are affected by the security flaw, which “could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system,” according to Adobe. The zero-day flaw is a type confusion...

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Apple VP: The FBI wants to roll back safeguards that keep us a step ahead of criminals
Apr09

Apple VP: The FBI wants to roll back safeguards that keep us a step ahead of criminals

As the head of software engineering at Apple, I think nothing is more important than the safety of all of our customers. Even as we strive to deliver delightful experiences to users of iPhones, iPads and Macs, our team must work tirelessly to stay one step ahead of criminal attackers who seek to pry into personal information and even co-opt devices to commit broader assaults that endanger us all. Sadly, these threats only grow more...

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15 Products That Defined Apple’s First 40 Years
Apr02

15 Products That Defined Apple’s First 40 Years

If you want to understand the iPhone’s importance to Apple, just look at its earnings. But it’s not just that: Without it, our phones might still look like BlackBerries. We might never have learned to pinch to zoom. We might all carry point-and-shoots. It’s almost impossible to overstate the revolution the iPhone started in 2007, which has touched and connected billions of people around the world. Read...

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A Look Back At 40 Years of Apple
Apr02

A Look Back At 40 Years of Apple

FORTUNE MAGAZINE – STEVE JOBS COVERS   A look back at Apple over the last four decades. There were no fools sitting in that garage in California on April 1, 1976 when Apple was founded. That day, technology legends Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne co-founded Apple Computer AAPL 0.92% , a company that would eventually go on to become one of the most iconic and valuable brands in the world. But who knew at the...

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Here’s what happens to your old iPhone under Apple’s ‘Reuse & Recycle’ program
Mar05

Here’s what happens to your old iPhone under Apple’s ‘Reuse & Recycle’ program

New details on Apple’s ‘Reuse and Recycle’ trade-in program have surfaced in a new Bloomberg report. Tim Culpan details the break down and destruction process that each iPhone, Mac, and iPad receives at one of the many Apple recycling contractors’ plants. With over 50 agreed upon regulations and requirements, the contractors have a heavily imposed process to adhere to. Since Apple started its ‘Reuse and Recycle’ trade-in program for...

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