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Photo exhibition celebrates Moon landing
on August 23, 2019 at 3:08 am
The photos show it's not all about the event, but also the technology that got us there.
The case for ‘managed retreat’ in the face of climate change
on August 22, 2019 at 6:02 pm
It needn’t be as drastic as it sounds, as Richard A Lovett reports.&nbs
Weld done. A new way with ceramics
on August 22, 2019 at 6:01 pm
Clever use of lasers means no furnace required.
Manta rays like hanging out with their mates
on August 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Understanding social connections could help conservation efforts. Natalie Parletta reports.
Using DNA as a memory tape
on August 22, 2019 at 5:59 pm
Scientists turn living cells into computers and recording devices.
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Porsche finally shows the interior of its new electric car
by Jonathan M. Gitlin on August 22, 2019 at 10:01 pm
Yet another tease of the hottest electric car of 2019.
Valve says turning away researcher reporting Steam vulnerability was a mistake
by Dan Goodin on August 22, 2019 at 8:20 pm
Maker of Steam changes policy to make clear privilege-escalation flaws are in scope.
Tiny robot finds an asteroid that’s freakishly free of dust
by John Timmer on August 22, 2019 at 7:36 pm
Asteroid Ryugu is a rubble pile, but it seems to be all rocks on the outside.
The last single-stick Delta rocket launched Thursday, and it put on a show
by Eric Berger on August 22, 2019 at 7:20 pm
Anti-vaxxer livestreamed alleged assault on pro-vaccine lawmaker
by Beth Mole on August 22, 2019 at 6:50 pm
"This is moving from a peculiar fringe curiosity to a violent extremist movement."
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How to Delete an APFS Volume from Mac
by Paul Horowitz on August 22, 2019 at 7:01 pm
If you have created a new APFS volume on a Mac for some purpose, perhaps to run a different version of MacOS on, you may eventually wish to remove that volume from the APFS container. Deleting an APFS volume removes all data on that volume and is irreversible, so make sure that you are targeting ... Read Mor
iOS 13 Beta 8 & iPadOS 13 Beta 8 Download Available Now
by Paul Horowitz on August 21, 2019 at 6:31 pm
Apple has released iOS 13 beta 8 along with iPadOS 13 beta 8 for users enrolled in the developer testing program. The accompanying public beta release is also available, labeled as a version behind (iOS 13 dev beta 8 is therefore iOS 13 public beta 7, etc). Users who are currently enrolled in iOS 13 ... Read Mor
How to Copy Photos from SD Card or Camera to iPad
by Paul Horowitz on August 20, 2019 at 7:43 pm
Need to get pictures from an SD card or digital camera to an iPad? If you want to import photos from a digital camera or SD card directly to iPad, then you can do so easily as long as you have the proper equipment. In this case, you’ll need an adapter that works with the ... Read Mor
You Can Jailbreak iOS 12.4 on iPhone or iPad with unc0ver
by Paul Horowitz on August 20, 2019 at 1:47 am
A jailbreak for iOS 12.4 has surfaced and is now available using an application called “unc0ver”. The jailbreak exploits could also be used for more nefarious purposes by unscrupulous individuals, and is therefore best to avoid for the vast majority of iPhone and iPad users. The unc0ver application works to jailbreak any iPhone or iPad ... Read Mor
MacOS Catalina 10.15 Beta 6 Download Available
by Paul Horowitz on August 19, 2019 at 6:01 pm
Apple has released MacOS Catalina 10.15 beta 6 to those who are enrolled in the developer beta testing program for macOS system software. Typically a developer beta arrives first, soon followed by the same build as a public beta release yet versioned a number behind. Therefore, MacOS Catalina beta 6 would be MacOS Catalina public ... Read Mor
Best power banks of 2019: The top USB portable chargers for your phone
by Jason Cipriani on August 22, 2019 at 5:44 pm
These USB battery packs from Anker, Mophie, Xiaomi, and others will keep your Android or Apple phone charged while you're on the go.
What we might expect from Apple’s A13 chip
by Jason Cross on August 22, 2019 at 4:42 pm
We’re still a long way away from hearing anything official about Apple’s next system-on-a-chip. The A13 is likely to be unveiled in September, along with the new iPhones it will power. But the design, manufacture, and testing of these chips takes years, far too long for Apple to suddenly make radical changes. The A13 design is likely, for all intents and purposes, set in stone by now.By looking at past A-series chips and extrapolating from what we know of the manufacturing process Apple will use this year, we can get a reasonable picture about what to expect from the A13 chip. It will almost certainly be the fastest SoC Apple has ever developed for iPhones, but exactly how fast can we expect?To read this article in full, please click her
16-inch MacBook Pro: Bloomberg report says it will be revealed in September
by Michael Simon, Roman Loyola on August 22, 2019 at 4:20 pm
For the first time in nearly a decade, a brand new MacBook Pro may be on the way. Rumors have been ramping up for months regarding a brand new 16-inch flagship notebook, expanding Apple’s laptop lineup beyond the 13- and 15-inch models its been selling since 2012. Here’s everything we know so far.The latest rumor: September reveal Bloomberg reports that the 16-inch MacBook Pro will be announced at a yet-to-be-announced event in September. The report does not say if the 16-inch model will replace Apple’s 15-inch MacBook Pro, though it does say that the overall size of the 16-inch model will be close in size to the 15-incher.To read this article in full, please click her
iPhone 2019 rumors: Three new iPhones to be released in September, according to Bloomberg
by Macworld Staff on August 22, 2019 at 4:06 pm
What’s in store for the new iPhone in 2019? We won’t officially know until the fall (most likely in September), but until then, you can bet that the rumor mill will be fully operational. This page will keep track of what’s being rumored as new features of the 2019 iPhones, and we’ll provide some analysis and whether or not a rumor seems feasible.Updated 08/22/19: Bloomberg has a report on the iPhones that will be released in September. The report shares several new minor details about the phones.Three new iPhones coming in September Bloomberg has a report on what Apple plans to announce during its September event, which has yet to be announced. According to Bloomberg, the featured products of the event are the “Pro” iPhones that will succeed the iPhone XS and XS Max, as well as a follow-up to the iPhone XR.To read this article in full, please click her
Best smart speakers: Which deliver the best combination of digital assistant and audio performance?
by Michael Brown on August 22, 2019 at 2:54 pm
With models based on Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Cortana, and others to come, we’ll help you find just the right model for you.