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Cyberespionage group starts ports Windows backdoor to Mac OS X

Sep 5 2014 11:20am CDT | Source: Mac World

A group of hackers known for past cyberespionage attacks against the U.S. Defense Industrial Base, as well as companies from the electronics and engineering sectors, has recently started using a backdoor program to target Mac OS X systems.“The backdoor code was ported to OS X from a Windows backdoor that has been used extensively in targeted attacks over the past several years, having been updated many times in the process,” security researchers from FireEye said Thursday in ...
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A New OS X Update Has A Name

Source: Apple Balla | Jun 3 2014, 2:33am CDT | by Bijon Kumar Pramanik

A New OS X Update Has A Name
The latest version of their operating system will be announced this week
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Pre-Launch Adoption of OS X Yosemite 33 Times Higher Than for Mavericks

Sep 2 2014 4:07pm CDT | Source: Mac Rumors

Adoption of OS X Yosemite is steadily increasing ahead of its fall launch, due to both a system-wide redesign and the introduction of a public beta for the first time. As of August, Yosemite was installed on approximately 2.6 million machines or 3.3 percent of all Macs, according to new numbers from Net Applications (via Computerworld). For August, Yosemite powered 3.3% of all Macs, according to metrics vendor Net Applications. That was 33 times the user share of its pr ...
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TSMC’s 20-Nanometer A8 Chip Applied in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
TSMC’s 20-Nanometer A8 Chip Applied in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
Apple disengages Samsung from producing the new A8 processor | by Ehsanul Haque Kanan
 
Apple Launches the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in US and Canada
Apple Launches the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in US and Canada
The customers formed huge queues to collect the new smartphones | by Ehsanul Haque Kanan
 
Tim Cook Surprises the iPhone 6 Purchasers at Apple’s Palo Alto Store
Tim Cook Surprises the iPhone 6 Purchasers at Apple’s Palo Alto Store
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Level Up Contacts with Contact Center

Aug 29 2014 6:56pm CDT | Source: The Mac Observer

Everybody has their complaints about the iOS (and Mac OS) Contacts app. They're all different, but I don't know a single person who LIKES it, but we all grit our teeth and get by. Now Contrast, the folks behind Launch Center, are taking on the challenge of using contacts with a new app called Contact Center. It has shortcuts that can be customized per contact, making it easy to interact with your contacts ...
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Apple’s iMessage service is being polluted by spammers

Aug 19 2014 9:55am CDT | Source: Mac Daily News

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Flickr Find: I brake for 8!

Aug 19 2014 9:00am CDT | Source: TUAW

Remember when stickers were for your car or wall and not your MacBook Air? Here's a vintage sticker from Talos Tsui that advertises Mac OS 8 with the catchy slogan "I brake for 8." Did you know that TUAW has a Flickr pool? And that we encour ...
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Concept Redesigns the Finder 'Get Info' Window [Images]

Aug 15 2014 2:30pm CDT | Source: iClarified

Check out this concept for a redesign of the Finder 'Get Info' window by Ramotion.Everyone who has ever worked on MacOS has felt this pain at least once. You select a couple files, right click, open the menu, and tap Get Info... And there is a moment when even an Apple evangelist would start hating Mac OS. When it happened to us yet again, we decided it's time for a change.The easies ...
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OS X Yosemite Adoption Nearly Doubles Following Public Beta

Jul 25 2014 4:41pm CDT | Source: iClarified

Adoption of the OS X Yosemite beta has nearly doubled since its launch to the public yesterday, reports GoSquared.Yesterday, the site wrote, "For the first time since 2000, Apple are releasing the beta of an OS X to the public. Around 1 million invites are expected to be sent out this week. This approach means it’s likely we’ll see the highest percentage of users on a yet-to-launch Mac OS ever."Before the public release adoption was at 0.26%. Currently, ...
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