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Apple's ground game versus Google's long game

WWDC 2019: Finally, Apple frees the iPad and Watch from iPhone’s shadow Can the iPad now become a serious business tool? Are the iPad and Mac platforms headed toward unification? Will developers take the time to get it right? TechRepublic’s Karen Roby gets some answers from Jason Perlow and Jason ...

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iPhone 11 could spell the end for the Lightning port

Should iOS be open to third-party apps? Karen Roby sits down with ZDNet’s Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani to talk about the latest landmark decision from the Supreme Court regarding Apple. Read more: https://zd.net/2JC2Om4 As developers — and the curious — trawl through the iOS 13 beta, it seems that ...

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Stop using terrible PIN codes!

A look at the most commonly used passwords Danny Palmer and Karen Roby sit down to discuss the most commonly used passwords people are using and how not to fall into the trap of repeating the same password every time. Read more: https://zd.net/2UWyu78 A few weeks ago, Tarah Wheeler, the ...

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The dark side of the WWDC 2019 keynote

WWDC 2019: Everything Apple announced and what really matters to business TechRepublic’s Karen Roby and Bill Detwiler break down the important news from Apple’s 2019 WWDC, but more importantly, they discuss why certain applications are important to business users. Read more: https://zd.net/2Wb8mpN It’s very easy to get carried away watching ...

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Two-thirds of iOS apps disable ATS, an iOS security feature

Image: Wandera Two-thirds of iOS apps do not use an Apple technology that can help them support and enforce encrypted communications, according to a report published today by cyber-security firm Wandera. The company said it scanned over 30,000 iOS applications and found that 67.7% of the apps were disabling a ...

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Apple deprecates SHA-1 certificates in iOS 13 and macOS Catalina

TLS 1.3 is out: Major boost for web security Expect wide and fast adoption of the latest web encryption protocol after engineers finalise Transport Layer Security (TLS) version 1.3. More than two years after Google, Firefox, and Microsoft have taken steps to deprecate TLS/SSL certificates signed with the SHA-1 algorithm, ...

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