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MacSurfer's Archive: Monday, June 25, 2018


General Interest/Potpourri
  • "The $5 Million Surveillance Car That Hacks iPhones From 500 Meters"  Forbes 7:56 AM
  • "Scoop: Silicon Valley execs will meet to discuss privacy" ["Members include Facebook, Google, Apple, Salesforce, IBM, Microsoft, Intel, Qualcomm, Samsung, Dropbox, and others. ITI expects the meeting to be attended by companies across the industry's sectors, including hardware, software and device makers — but declined to say which companies would be there."]  Axios 9:28 AM
  • "Apple and Other Tech Companies Meeting in San Francisco to Chat about Privacy" The Mac Observer 5:11 PM
  • "Apple News launches 2018 Midterm Elections section: An Easy Way to Follow the Elections, With Reporting From Trusted Sources Curated by Apple News Editors"  Apple 7:43 AM
  • "Apple News Launches 2018 Midterm Elections Section" Business Wire 7:43 AM
  • "Apple just launched a 'fact-based' election feature in Apple News with coverage from Fox News and the Washington Post" Business Insider 8:46 AM
  • "Get your trusted midterm elections news from us, says Apple" TechCrunch 7:58 AM
  • "Apple News adds dedicated 2018 US midterm elections section" CNET 7:56 AM
  • "Apple's spectacular Milan store set to be unveiled on July 18, open on July 21 – report" 9to5Mac 9:19 AM
  • "World Cup 2018: Apple's AirPods play a beautiful game/Soccer fans watching World Cup 2018 won't have missed the number of footballers filmed wearing AirPods as they arrive at the stadium." Computerworld 8:08 AM
  • "Have A Yahoo Email? An Android Phone? Your Mortgage Options May Be Limited" ["A recent study from the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management has found that 'digital footprints'—a person's online habits, profiles and activities—can be a good measurement of creditworthiness. ... According to the study, Android users are significantly less likely to repay than those on Apple devices, with Android users defaulting almost two times more than iOS ones."] Forbes 7:30 AM
  • "iPads can be a major pain the neck, researchers claim" Cult of Mac 10:00 AM
  • "Apple Celebrates Pride in San Francisco Parade" MacRumors 7:58 AM
  • "Tim Cook, Other Apple Executives Join Apple Employees in 2018 San Francisco Pride Parade" MacTrast 8:52 AM
  • "Today in Apple history: Bill Gates urges Apple to license Mac OS" Cult of Mac 8:47 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson backs brain-stimulating sleep headset" Telegraph 8:20 PM
  • "The Fight Between Switch Hackers And Nintendo Is Ramping Up" Kotaku 3:56 PM
  • "T-Mobile FamilyMode lets parents control kids' screen time on any device" Digital Trends 11:31 AM
  • "Cooler Master Readies New Thermal Compound with 11 W/mK Conductivity" AnandTech 9:46 AM
  • "Why thousands of Swedes are injecting themselves with microchips" The Conversation 8:56 AM
  • "Google is adding DRM to Play Store apps for offline verification" Digital Trends 11:31 AM
  • "Google Earth's new tool lets you measure the distance and area of anything on the map" The Verge 10:01 AM
  • "Google will soon let teachers lock student Chromebook screens during quizzes" VentureBeat 8:45 AM
  • "Leaked Snapdragon 1000 details suggest it could go head-to-head with Intel" Digital Trends 8:19 AM
  • "Supreme Court poised to revamp tech laws" Axios 8:08 AM
  • "Trump plans to block Chinese firms from investing in U.S. tech as trade war escalates" Axios 8:08 AM
  • "Vivo Nex teardown reveals what makes the pop-up selfie camera tick" Android Authority 8:03 AM
  • "Domestic abusers are exploiting smart home devices: The connected household has unintended consequences." Engadget 7:57 AM
  • "TMO Background Mode Interview with Science Fiction Novelist Steven Brust" The Mac Observer 5:11 PM
  • "The AI Threat, Video Game Addiction -TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-25" The Mac Observer 1:07 PM
  • "Just In Case...Sensitivity – Mac Geek Gab Podcast 715" The Mac Observer 9:05 AM
  • "Jeff Porten Takes Control of Your Productivity" MacVoices 8:42 AM