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Apple drops a bomb on long-life HTTPS certificates: Safari to snub new security certs valid for more than 13 months

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/20/apple_shorter_cert_lifetime/

3 days ago

Keep your crypto below 398 days after September 1 and you're all good

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Best buds? Apple must be fuming: Samsung's wireless earphones boast 11 hours of listening on a single charge

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/13/samsung_galaxy_buds_11_hour_battery_life/

a week ago

That's enough time for all Nickelback's albums in one sitting!

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Steve Jobs, executives shot down top Apple engineers' plea to design their own server CPU – latest twist in legal battle over chip upstart Nuvia

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/14/nuvia_apple_server/

a week ago

Techies quit to go it alone, iGiant tries to lure away their staff – then sues – court told

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Not a Genius move after all: Apple must cough up $$$ in back pay for store staff forced to wait for bag searches

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/13/apple_bagsearching_employees/

a week ago

California Supreme Court skewers iGiant for stiffing loyal drones

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B-but it doesn't get viruses! Not so, Apple fanbois: Mac malware is growing faster than nasties going for Windows

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/11/mac_malware_growing_malwarebytes/

2 weeks ago

So says Malwarebytes, anyway

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Whoa, France. Take it easy. Wow. You're out of control. Fining Apple 55 minutes of revenue for secretly slowing down iPhones? Maniaques!

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/08/france_fines_apple/

2 weeks ago

Prenez-vous les cartes de crédit? asks Tim Cook as he prepares to personally expense this trifling €25m

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Flaws punched holes in Azure cloud, Apple patches pretty much everything, Eurocops cuff Maltese hackers, etc

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/03/security_roundup_jan_31/

3 weeks ago

Roundup Also, Wawa data surfaces on dark markets after December's hack

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Apple finally clambers to top of phone market again as spider-eyed iPhone 11 lures fanatics out of the shadows

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/31/apple_leapfrogs_sammy_and_huawei/

3 weeks ago

The one true Jesus mobe walks away with the Q4 phone market

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It's calculated Apple leak time: Cheaper iPhone, laptops with proper keyboards, and, oh, a Tile competitor

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/30/apples_iphone_laptops/

3 weeks ago

We love cheap thrills, don't we?

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Caltech takes billion-dollar bite out of Apple, Broadcom for using its patented Wi-Fi tech without paying a penny

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/30/caltech_apple_broadcom_patent_win/

4 weeks ago

Knock knock knock: Give us the money! Knock knock knock: Give us the money!

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Apple: EU can't make us use your stinking common charging standard

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/24/apple_up_yours_delors_we_wont_use_your_stinking_common_charging_standard/

4 weeks ago

From Screw you, Brits... to Up yours, Delors...

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No backdoors needed: Apple ditched plans to fully encrypt iCloud backups after heavy pressure from FBI – claim

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/21/apple_encrypt_icloud_backups/

a month ago

Convenient timing for this story to emerge

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Server-side Swift's slow support story sours some: Apple lang tailored for mobile CPUs, lacking in Linux world

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/21/serverside_swifts_slow_support/

a month ago

Analysis Look what you made me

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EU declares it'll Make USB-C Great Again™. You hear that, Apple?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/17/eu_goes_full_usb_c_jab_at_apple/

a month ago

Bloc to make not-quite-universal connector universal within its bounds

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Apple calls BS on FBI, AG: We're totally not dragging our feet in murder probe iPhone decryption. PS: No backdoors

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/14/apple_ag_bs/

a month ago

Analysis This isn't the way to make the Cook(ie) crumble

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And we now go live to Apple v Corellium, where the iTitan is still lobbing copyright fireballs at the virtual iPhone upstart

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/03/apple_corellium_case/

2 months ago

Cupertino says its software is being ripped off, virty cloud biz says jailbreaks are under attack

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Londoner who tried to blackmail Apple with 300m+ iCloud account resets was reusing stale old creds

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/24/kerem_albayrak_apple_icloud_blackmail_sentenced/

2 months ago

Community service for 'Turkish Crime Family' wannabe big dog

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Emirati 'surveillance app' ToTok promoted by Huawei as Apple punts it from store

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/23/huawei_promoted_emirati_app_totok/

2 months ago

Yes, people of UAE. That free govt-approved VoIP app that replaced all the banned encrypted chat apps

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The IoT wars are over, maybe? Amazon, Apple, Google give up on smart-home domination dreams, agree to develop common standards

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/18/iot_standards_war/

2 months ago

The bad news: You may have to buy all new kit if you want things to work

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