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How bad is Catalina? It's almost Apple Maps bad: MacOS 10.15 pushes Cupertino's low bar for code quality lower still

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/11/macos_catalina_fail/

7 days ago

Comment Devs lament 'trash fire' 'Windows Vista-like' release

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In a touching show of solidarity with the NBA and Blizzard, Apple completely caves to China on HK protest app

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/10/cook_china_censorship/

7 days ago

That's the way the Cook, he crumbles: HKmap banned again

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Can Amazon and Microsoft challenge Apple and Google's grip on app stores?

https://www.zdnet.com/video/how-amazon-and-microsoft-could-build-the-worlds-biggest-app-store/

a week ago

Move over, Google and Apple. Consumers want and deserve another option that is free from your undue influence. Read more: https://zd.net/2LXLM1J

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MacOS 'Catalina' 10.15 comes packed with exclusive security fixes – gee, thanks, Apple

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/07/apple_catalina_security/

2 weeks ago

New OS squashes bugs, older versions may have to wait

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Here's that hippie, pro-privacy, pro-freedom Apple y'all so love: Hong Kong protest safety app banned from iOS store

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/02/apple_hong_kong/

2 weeks ago

Trying to avoid cops, live rounds, tear gas? Oh no, you don't, say Cook & Co

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macOS? More like mac-woe-ess: Google Chrome slip-up trips up SIP-less Apple Macs

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/25/macwoes_google_chrome_update/

3 weeks ago

Fresh code gives file systems a /var-sectomy – see inside for a manual fix

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Trump-China trade war latest: Brave patriot Apple decides to do exact same thing, will still make Mac Pro in US

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/23/apple_mac_pro_texas/

3 weeks ago

And yet manages to blag a federal tariff exclusion. #MAGA!

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Apple TV Plus will be bigger than Netflix, if Apple does a billion things just right

https://www.zdnet.com/article/apple-tv-plus-will-be-bigger-than-netflix-if-apple-does-a-billion-things-just-right/

4 weeks ago

Thanks to Apple's year-long free trial program, Apple TV Plus has the potential for incredible reach. But can Apple sustain that reach after the year is up? Here's what Apple might be thinking.

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Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Google told: If you could cough up a decade of your internal emails, that'd be great

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/16/antitrust_probe_facebook_amazon_apple_google/

a month ago

Oh, and you have four weeks to comply, says US antitrust probe

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Snoops can bypass iOS 13 lock screen to eyeball your address book. Apple hasn't fix it yet. Valid flaw? You decide

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/12/apples_ios_lock_workaround/

a month ago

Video Bug-hunter says Cupertino won't even pay $1 reward for security hole

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The irrelevant iPhone 11: Apple will crush Android with services, bundling, and cheap devices

https://www.zdnet.com/article/apples-recipe-for-crushing-android-services-bundling-and-cheap-devices/

a month ago

For those obsessed with the annual refresh of shiny devices, this week's Apple event appeared to be an iPhone 11 device roll-out. But that's not the big story.

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Apple and Google trade barbs over bugs, digital lothario arrested and Bluekeep gets busy

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/09/security_roundup_060919/

a month ago

Roundup Also, XKCD forums hacked and Monster monstered

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Apple will wring out $18bn by upselling NAND to fanbois – analyst

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/09/apple_set_to_wring_out_18bn_by_upselling_nand_to_fanbois/

a month ago

Did someone say idiot tax? 26% of operating profit in FY'19 estimated to come from richer storage configs

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Apple sued for not disclosing that 'iCloud storage' relies on third-party cloud services

https://www.zdnet.com/article/apple-sued-for-not-disclosing-that-icloud-storage-relies-on-aws-azure-google/

2 months ago

Two iCloud users have filed a complaint, charging they paid the "Apple premium" for cloud storage under the presumption that Apple would store their data on its own servers.

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Apple is a filthy AWS, Azure, Google reseller, gripe punters: iPhone giant accused of hiding iCloud's real backend

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/14/apple_cloud_confusing/

2 months ago

Breach of contract, false advertising, unfair business practices sueball fired

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Apple loses FaceTime patent appeal again. And again. And again. And again. And again... yes, it's the fifth time

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/02/apple_facetime_patent_appeal/

3 months ago

VirnetX victorious. It may actually see some of that money eventually

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Apple loses FaceTime patent appeal again. And again. And again. And again. And again... yes, it's the fifth time

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/02/apple_facetime_virnetx_patent_appeal/

3 months ago

Talk about an appealing patent, eh, VirnetX?

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