NPR Cookie Consent and Choices | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

NPR’s sites use cookies, similar tracking and storage technologies, and information about the device you use to access our sites (together, “cookies”) to enhance your viewing, listening and user experience, personalize content, personalize messages from NPR’s sponsors, provide social media features, and analyze NPR’s traffic. This information is shared with…

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Overcast gains redesigned Apple Watch app with chapter skipping, speed controls, and more | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

Popular podcast app Overcast got a major update today that includes an all new Apple Watch app, improved compatibility with Siri, and other improvements. The headline of this release, labeled 2021.1, is undoubtedly the redesigned watchOS app. New watch apps are fairly rare these days, so it’s exciting when an…

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Overcast Podcast Player Update Brings Overhauled Apple Watch App, Improved Siri Support | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

In the latest update to the popular podcast player, Overcast has overhauled its Apple Watch app to be more intuitive and bring several features that were previously only accessible on Overcast for iPhone. The newly designed watch interface ditches the horizontally scrolling panels to reveal features, and instead uses a…

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macOS Big Sur 11.2.2 released with fix for using MacBooks with ‘non-compliant’ USB-C hubs | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

Apple has released macOS Big Sur 11.2.2. to the public today with a fix for MacBook Pro and MacBook Air users. Apple says the update “prevents” certain models from “incurring damage” when they are connected to third-party USB-C hubs and docks. Apple explains that the update prevents 2019 or later…

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Withings expands Apple Health accessories with new cellular smart scale and blood pressure monitor | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

Withings has been a leader in the smart health device market for years and today the company has announced its latest releases, the Body Pro cellular smart scale and Withings BPM Connect Pro cellular blood pressure monitor. With the extra connectivity, Withings is able to offer out of the box…

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Stoke Space raises $9.1M for a new breed of reusable upper stages | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

A second-stage engine injector blazes at Stoke’s component test facility. (Stoke Space Technologies Photo) Stoke Space Technologies, the Renton, Wash.-based company founded by veterans of Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space venture, has attracted $9.1 million in seed investments for extending rocket reusability to new frontiers. The first goal will be…

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Target launching new ‘Apple shopping destinations’ in stores and online | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

Target is planning to expand its focus on Apple products. The retailer announced today that it will open “Apple shopping destination” experiences in retail stores around the United States, while also overhauling the experience of buying Apple products from the Target website. Here’s how Target describes the new Apple shopping…

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Apple ‘Salted The Earth With Subpoenas’ in Case With Epic Games, Says Judge | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

A California magistrate declared on Wednesday that “Apple has salted the earth with subpoenas,” during its legal standoff with Epic Games, Law360 reported. However, U.S. Magistrate Judge Thomas S. Hixson ultimately ruled that Valve, the firm behind the popular Steam gaming software, has to hand over certain pricing and sales data as part…

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New supply chain report adds more evidence of upcoming 14/16″ mini-LED MacBook Pro | #mac | #macos | #macsecurity

Apple is expected to release a variety of new Apple Silicon-powered Macs this year, including new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros. A new supply chain report from Digitimes today backs expectations that the new 14-inch MacBook Pro will use mini-LED backlighting and be released in the second half of the…

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