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Saturday, August 23, 2014
Checked 2:15 PM; Last Updated 10:35 AM CDT; 15:35 GMT


General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Widespread 2011 MacBook Pro 'failures' continue: Petition for fix surpasses 10,000 signatures/Some MacBook Pro models are reportedly subject to regular system crashes, but Apple still hasn't addressed the issue. Will Apple start a replacement programme? We bring you the latest information." Macworld UK 8/22
  • "Apple suspends Secret downloads in Brazil under anonymity injunction" Gigaom 8/22
  • "Apple removes Secret from Brazil's App Store following court ruling" iMore 8/22
  • "Apple removes Secret from App Store in Brazil" CNET 8/22
  • "'Secret' app didn't actually keep you anonymous" CNNMoney 8/22
  • "While 91% of Apple users run iOS 7, five different versions of Android hold 10%+ share" AppleInsider 8/22
  • "The Top 10 Apps in the States" [Apple Maps #9] Statista 8/22
  • "Apple expands App Store Volume Purchase Program to 16 new regions" 9to5Mac 8/22
  • "Samsung mocks iPhone's lack of waterproofing w/ Galaxy S5 ALS Ice Bucket Challenge video"  9to5Mac 8/22
  • "Tim Cook Visits VA Palo Alto Hospital Where iPads Are Used to Help Treat Veterans" iClarified 8/22
  • "Most of Us Don't Download Any Smartphone Apps at All" Time 8/22
  • "BlackBerry goes on the offensive, claims five ways BBM trumps Apple's iMessage" 9to5Mac 8/22
  • "Mobile apps could be abused to make expensive phone calls" IDG News Service 8/22
  • "Big security flaw that could cost you a fortune found in iPhone" BGR 8/22
Non-Apple News
  • "BlackBerry can pursue contempt of court charge against Ryan Seacrest's Typo: The keyboard-for-iPhone company violated a preliminary injunction, BlackBerry says." Ars Technica 10:34 AM
  • "OS Flaw Leaves Android Wide Open for App Hack Attacks" TechNewsWorld 8/22
  • "Samsung explains how hard it is to make an iPhone 6 'killer'" BGR 8/22
  • "Nearly 70 percent of homes will have an Internet of Things device by 2019" BetaNews 8/22
  • "Google's Voice Search App Will Now Understand Five Languages At Once" Gizmodo 8/22
  • "Iterate 73: David Smith of Developing Perspective" iMore 8/22
  • "Q&A with Red Katana CEO on Design Choices for Turn-Based Fallen: A2P Protocol, Homage to X-COM, Fallout and Shadowrun" Uberstrategist 8/22
  • "David Gerhard of Shiverware on The Star Trek Vulcan Harp App and Musix Pro" MacVoices 8/22
  • "How the iPhone, Android, and Facebook changed everything in CNET UK podcast 400" CNET 8/22
  • "iMore show 416: Antisocial networks" iMore 8/22