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MacSurfer's Archive: Tuesday, August 22, 2017


General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple, Samsung Continue To Lose Smartphone Market Share In Shift Toward More Value"  Seeking Alpha 2:42 PM
  • "Apple 'spaceship' neighbors: Some say life has been hell/Company says it has worked hard to be a good neighbor and respond to concerns"  San Jose Mercury News [Free Registration Required] 12:23 PM
  • "Apple iMessage use outstrips Facebook Messenger and Snapchat among US youths"  Business Insider 10:03 AM
  • "How Apple could make smartwatches more popular, and potentially help Fitbit: Smartwatches that do not rely on phones will make the devices more in-demand, Benchmark analysts say" MarketWatch 8:15 PM
  • "AirPods are shipping faster than ever before" Cult of Mac 7:40 AM
  • "iPhone 8 3D Sensing Technology Ahead Of Qualcomm Android Rivals By 2 Years" Redmond Pie 7:43 AM
  • "AccuWeather caught sending user location data, even when location sharing is off" ZDNet 2:13 PM
  • "AccuWeather's iPhone app may track you even if you opt out: The 'feature' appears to violate Apple's terms of service."  Engadget 7:46 AM
  • "Verizon's good unlimited data plan is now three bad unlimited plans: Cheapest plan limits video to 480p, and there's no way to watch 1080p on a phone anymore"  The Verge 7:19 AM
  • "Verizon's new cheaper unlimited plan comes with some limits: You lose HD video streaming and roaming in Canada and Mexico, and your mobile hotspot slows down. There's a pricier plan if you want those perks." CNET 7:26 AM
  • "iCloud and EU Data Protection Laws: A Guide for Consumers" Apple Gazette 7:49 AM
  • "Tim Cook Offers Thoughts for Sailors Lost on USS John S. McCain and Those Who Serve" The Mac Observer 9:18 AM
  • "Nestlé is sued over a game designed by Apple's co-founders" Cult of Mac 10:03 AM
  • "Apple shares 'Carpool Karaoke' ads featuring Queen Latifah, Cyrus family" AppleInsider 9:04 PM
Non-Apple News
  • "Justice Department walks back demand for information on anti-Trump website" The Verge 5:36 PM
  • "Stop hiding 47,000 net neutrality complaints, advocates tell FCC chair" Ars Technica 11:46 AM
  • "How Google is secretly recording YOU through your mobile, monitoring millions of conversations every day and storing the creepy audio files"  The Sun 11:10 AM
  • "Spyware backdoor prompts Google to pull 500 apps with >100m downloads" Ars Technica 8:37 AM
  • "These games know exactly when you'll quit playing" The Next Web 7:37 AM
  • "Google code hints at headphones that run Google Assistant" The Verge 7:31 AM
  • "Facebook's Oculus patents lightweight smart glasses" ReadWrite 7:42 AM
  • "Warning sign: Facebook teen-age use slips for first time ever" Axios 7:31 AM
  • "Cozmo, a robot with personality who could replace your pet" Stuff: New Zealand 7:12 AM
  • "Inside the Black Hat USA Network Operations Center" Forbes 7:02 AM
  • "iPhone 8 Facial Recognition and Home Button Replacement Gestures -TMO Daily Observations 2017-08-22" The Mac Observer 12:45 PM
  • "Let's Talk iOS 201: It's always situational" iDownload Blog 7:39 AM