Apple Reportedly Locking Down iPhone Batteries to Deter Third-Party Repairs – Tom’s Guide

Apple Reportedly Locking Down iPhone Batteries to Deter Third-Party Repairs – Tom’s Guide

News iPhones with Unauthorized Batteries Display Warning (Update: Apple Responds) (Image credit: The Art of Repair) Editors’ Note: This article was originally posted on Aug. 8. We’ve updated it with a response from Apple.Apple has activated a software feature to discourage people from installing both third-party batteries and original batteries on their own. Unless you…

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Apple Pushes Another Automatic Mac Software Update to Address Further Zoom-Related Vulnerabilities

Apple Pushes Another Automatic Mac Software Update to Address Further Zoom-Related Vulnerabilities

Apple today pushed a second silent security update to Macs to address further vulnerabilities related to the Zoom video conferencing app for macOS, reports The Verge. Apple removed software that was installed by RingCentral and Zhumu, two video conferencing apps that relied on technology from Zoom and were also found to have the same vulnerabilities…

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Apple Pushes Automatic Mac Software Update to Remove Vulnerable Zoom Web Server

Apple Pushes Automatic Mac Software Update to Remove Vulnerable Zoom Web Server

Earlier this week, a serious vulnerability with the Zoom video conferencing app for macOS was disclosed, with attackers potentially able to hijack users’ webcams. The vulnerability was particularly notable because Zoom had installed a hidden web server on users’ computers in order to allow for automatic answering of incoming calls, and that web server was…

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iOS 13 for iPhone: Dark mode, Sign in with Apple, more camera tools, new Siri voice – CNET

iOS 13 for iPhone: Dark mode, Sign in with Apple, more camera tools, new Siri voice – CNET

Apple’s changes in iOS 13 for iPhone are coming soon. James Martin/CNET Apple wants you iPhone to be faster, cooler and more secure when iOS 13 comes out this fall, as long as it’s compatible with the new OS. That’s Apple’s goal in rolling out new features like dark mode, new photos tools and a swipeable keyboard. The software also includes…

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