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Actively exploited iOS flaws that hijack iPhones patched by Apple
Jailbreak vulnerabilities allowed attackers to tap encrypted chat messages.

Apple releases iOS 9.3.5 to fix 3 zero-day vulnerabilities [Updated]
"Trident" vulnerabilities were used to target a human rights activist.

Apple may be working on a Snapchat-like video app for 2017
Video recording, editing, and sharing in less than one minute.

 


From: MacNN | The Macintosh News Network

Goodbye from MacNN, and Managing Editor Mike Wuerthele
This is it. The last unique words on the MacNN homepage, barring some miracle. Hey gang, I'm Mike Wuerthele, and I've been your host here for the last couple of years, so it's only fitting that I'm the one turning off the lights....

Rumor Roundup: Oh yes it is! Oh no it isn't!
As much as we lampoon some of the sillier rumors in this space, we do like taking a peek into the crystal ball of what might happen and picking out our favorites to bet on. As we all know, some of them come true, some of them never do, some may come true someday -- so they're like prayers, in a way -- and there is some fun in handicapping the likelihood of which camp a given rumor will fall. In recent years, the dead zone between the end of WWDC and the announcement of the new hotness(es) in the fall there comes a second "silly season" where analysts, pundits, and other assorted otherwise-unem...

Spotify claims app update rejection by Apple 'raises serious concerns'
Apple is abusing its position as gatekeeper to the App Store by blocking the latest version of Spotify's iOS app, according to a letter allegedly sent from the streaming company to Apple general counsel Bruce Sewell. A report claims Spotify general counsel Horacio Gutierrez is "causing grave harm to Spotify and its customers" by rejecting the iPhone app update, with Apple's billing system being at the heart of the complaint....

 


From: MacInTouch

Reports: AirPort
bugs, Bonjour, AirPlay and Time Machine

Reports: Applications
questions about Thunderbird and Postbox for email

Reports: Displays
Mini DisplayPort-to-HDMI 4K adapters

 


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From: WIRED

Security News This Week: Hillary Clinton Didn?t Delete Her Emails, She Super Deleted Them
Security News This Week: Hillary Clinton Didn’t Delete Her Emails, She Super Deleted Them
Each Saturday we round up the news stories that we didn?t break or cover in depth at WIRED, but which deserve your attention nonetheless. The post Security News This Week: Hillary Clinton Didn't Delete Her Emails, She Super Deleted Them appeared first on WIRED.

This Week in National Affairs: It?s Back to School, and It?s Ugly
This Week in National Affairs: It’s Back to School, and It’s Ugly
School is starting up again. It's going about as well as you'd expect. The post This Week in National Affairs: It's Back to School, and It's Ugly appeared first on WIRED.

 


From: Gizmodo

Ride-Hailing Crashes Triple In NYC As More People Turn To Apps

While we laud ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft for making it easier to get home from the pub, we sometimes forget about the drivers. With drivers of varying levels of experience often trying to use apps for multiple services in the car, New York City crashes have increased with the rise of the apps.

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Watch Live: Meet Proxima Centauri, Home to Our Newest Exoplanet

It?s been an exciting week for planet hunters with the discovery of the nearest exoplanet yet found, orbiting a star called Proxima Centauri. Now you can get a closer look at that star system via a live broadcast tonight, courtesy of the robotic telescope service Slooh. The fun starts at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT.

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Trump's Weirdo Doctor Uses Windows XP, Which Could Be a Violation of HIPAA

NBC News has a new article about Donald Trump?s doctor of 35 years, Dr. Harold Bornstein?the guy who claimed that Trump, if elected, would be ?the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency.? The dude looks like a character from a bad 70s porno flick, but Deadspin?s Tim Burke spotted something weirder: Dr. Bornstein is using Windows XP.

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Science
From: National Geographic News

Watch a Python Devour, Then Regurgitate, an Antelope
The snake wasted its meal due to stress from human onlookers, says a prominent scientist.

Experimental Glider to Attempt Record-Breaking Flight Into Space
The Perlan Project hopes to ride Patagonia?s ferocious mountain winds into aviation history.

 


From: BBC News - Science & Environment

North Atlantic 'weather bomb' tremor measured in Japan
Researchers track a particular type of tiny vibration for the first time, as it wobbles through the Earth from the Atlantic to Japan.

Extinct 'lion' named after Attenborough
A tiny marsupial lion, extinct for at least 18 million years, is named after Sir David Attenborough after fossilised remains are found in remote Australia.

Surface water shifting around the Earth
Scientists have used satellite images to study how the water on the Earth's surface has changed over the last 30 years.

 


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