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How to fix the new 16-inch MacBook Pro’s clicking speakers

The brand-new 16-inch MacBook Pro ships with clicking speakers that glitch, pop, and crackle. Here’s how to fix it, instantly. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Apple pulls iOS 13.2 update that bricked some HomePods [Updated]

For some HomePod owners, the latest software update really was a killer upgrade. Loads of irritated people say the update bricked their HomePods. New HomePod features like voice recognition for

Apple extends bug bounty and provides special iPhones for researchers

Apple wants everyone to know that it's taking security seriously, and it's willing to pay for it. The company announced today that it is launching a new bug bounty program that will pay people up to

macOS Mojave flaw puts your Keychain passwords at risk

A new flaw discovered in macOS Mojave puts your sensitive Keychain data at risk. One security researcher has demonstrated an exploit that could allow anyone to access saved usernames and passwords

Amazon’s Drop In basically turns Apple FaceTime bug into a feature [Opinion]

Amazon’s Echo lets you ‘drop in’ on family and friends’ Echos silently, eavesdropping on them, and spying on them if they have a camera. The best part? It’s a feature, not a bug. (via Cult of Mac -

iPad Pro bug makes music apps stutter and crackle

The new iPad Pro is brought to its knees by simple music apps. It stutters and crackles, and the CPU goes into the red, even running apps that any old iPad can handle just fine. (via Cult of Mac -

WebKit exploit can crash Macs and iOS devices

A security researcher discovered a new Safari vulnerability capable of crashing your Apple device. The vulnerability exists in the WebKit engine used to render pages in Apple’s web browser. The crash

Apple releases iOS 12 beta 7, then quickly withdraws it

The latest early-release version of iOS 12 was made available to developers today — but it disappeared shortly afterward. This afternoon’s release of iOS 12 beta 7 was met with widespread complaints

Apple is hurrying to deliver a fix for latest iMessage bug

Apple knows that it has a problem with the newly discovered iOS bug which blocks access to messaging apps — and it promises you won’t have to wait until iOS 11.3 for a solution. According to Apple,

Major new iOS bug can lock you out of messaging apps

A newly discovered iOS 11 bug lets a text message containing a specific character crash iPhones. It can also block access to Messages, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Outlook for iOS and Gmail — in a

HomePod setup bug afflicts some frustrated owners

An apparent bug has left some HomePod owners unable to get their new Apple smart speakers up and running. Complaints about a mysterious “Setup Failed -6722” error message surfaced soon after HomePod

Apple shrugs off recent bugs as ‘one bad week’

Apple fans and enthusiastic gadget reviewers will ultimately remember 2017 as the year of a reinvented iPhone. But as the year draws to an end, Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller has a few other

Today in Apple history: Apple fixes ‘life-threatening’ Maps glitch

December 10, 2012: Apple fixes an Apple Maps error that caused several motorists in Victoria, Australia, to become stranded in the remote Murray-Sunset National Park. The glitch showed the town of
It’s apparently insanely easy to hack Apple MacOS High Sierra, and here’s how you can protect yourself

It’s apparently insanely easy to hack Apple MacOS High Sierra, and here’s how you can protect yourself

Most of us sleep better at night knowing that the data on our computers is safe from prying eyes. That’s why we…