How Apple dodged the Heartbleed bullet

How Apple dodged the Heartbleed bullet

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“In 2011, Apple told its developers that it would be deprecating OS X’s Common Data Security Architecture including OpenSSL, describing it as an outdated relic of the late 1990s,” Daniel Eran Dilger reports for AppleInsider. “Nearly three years later, OpenSSL was hit by a severe flaw that affected a wide swath of vendors and their users, but not Apple.”

“When it…

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How many iPads did Apple sell last quarter?

How many iPads did Apple sell last quarter?

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“Although the heyday of the iPad — when it basically owned the tablet computer market — may be over, the product line is still Apple’s second most important source of revenue, holding steady at roughly 20% of total sales,” Philip Elmer-DeWitt reports for Fortune.

“Nearly half of the 34 Apple analysts we’ve heard from so far — 21 Wall Street professionals and 13…

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Alleged iPad Air 2 front panel with integrated display shown in new photos

Alleged iPad Air 2 front panel with integrated display shown in new photos

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“Following the leak of an alleged iPhone 6 front panel earlier this week, the iPad is now getting its turn with a pair of photos showing what is said to be a front panel for the next-generation iPad Air, shared by Dutch site One More Thing,” Eric Slivka reports for MacRumors.

“Notably, the part appears to include an integrated display in contrast to the separate panel…

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Through a Google Glass, darkly; surveillance of, by, and for the people

Through a Google Glass, darkly; surveillance of, by, and for the people

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“The first time I saw someone wearing Google Glass in the wild, I was standing at a friend’s party at South by Southwest Interactive in Austin​—​the place where the tech world gathers each year to gleefully discover what next big “innovation” will eventually displace you,” Matt Labash writes for The Weekly Standard. “There he was in his Google Glass, which, if you’re a…

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Apple iCloud sparks divorce cases by exposing cheating spouses

Apple iCloud sparks divorce cases by exposing cheating spouses

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“Cloud-based software, including Apple’s iCloud, is providing a new way for people to learn whether their partners are cheating on them, according to a leading divorce lawyer,” Sophie Curtis reports for The Telegraph. “Sam Hall, family law partner at JMW Solicitors, said he had received several enquiries in recent months after people found incriminating messages or…

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OS X Mavericks: 4 speed secrets

OS X Mavericks: 4 speed secrets

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“If you’ve followed my earlier tips to help you squeeze more performance from your OS X Mavericks Mac, but crave a little more zest, these suggestions may help you get slightly more performance from your Mac,” Jonny Evans writes for Computerworld.

“These tips tend to boost single application performance more than overall system performance, but if you run multiple apps…

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer wants to save Google a billion dollars

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer wants to save Google a billion dollars

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“According to published reports, Apple gets approximately one billion dollars a year from Google to be the default iOS search engine for Safari. In turn, Google probably gets more than that in payment for targeted ad clicks or taps from an iOS device,” Gene Steinberg writes for The Tech Night Owl. “All this is happening while Apple is fighting the largest licensee of…

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer wants to save Google a billion dollars

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer wants to save Google a billion dollars

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“According to published reports, Apple gets approximately one billion dollars a year from Google to be the default iOS search engine for Safari. In turn, Google probably gets more than that in payment for targeted ad clicks or taps from an iOS device,” Gene Steinberg writes for The Tech Night Owl. “All this is happening while Apple is fighting the largest licensee of…

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John Sculley: Forcing Steve Jobs out of Apple was a mistake

John Sculley: Forcing Steve Jobs out of Apple was a mistake

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“John Sculley was hired from PepsiCo by the iconic but temperamental Steve Jobs with a legendary pitch, ‘Do you want to sell sugared water for the rest of your life? Or, do you want to come with me and change the world?’ Sculley went on to join Apple, but ended up becoming part of a corporate legend by firing Jobs from the company he had founded,” Pankaj Doval reports…

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John Sculley: Forcing Steve Jobs out of Apple was a mistake

John Sculley: Forcing Steve Jobs out of Apple was a mistake

[cfsp key=”adsense_336x280”]“John Sculley was hired from PepsiCo by the iconic but temperamental Steve Jobs with a legendary pitch, ‘Do you want to sell sugared water for the rest of your life? Or, do you want to come with me and change the world?’ Sculley went on to join Apple, but ended up becoming part of a corporate legend by firing Jobs from the company he had founded,” Pankaj Doval reports…

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