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MacSurfer's Archive: Monday, September 2, 2019


General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Significant iOS Vulnerabilities Used Against Uyghur Muslims in China"  TidBITS 3:49 PM
  • "China may have used a recent massive iPhone hack to target Uighur Muslims" Business Insider 7:44 AM
  • "iPhone security exploit allegedly used to target Uyghur Muslims" Cult of Mac 7:47 AM
  • "Viral Chinese deepfake app Zao lets people superimpose their faces onto celebrities like Leonardo DiCaprio and it is terrifyingly convincing: An app called Zao was the most-downloaded app in China's iOS store over the weekend, and it lets users convincingly superimpose their faces onto celebrities, creating so-called 'deepfakes.'" Business Insider 7:44 AM
  • "Another convincing deepfake app goes viral prompting immediate privacy backlash" The Verge 7:48 AM
  • "Toy Story poster signed by Steve Jobs sells for $31,000: Jobs was the film's executive producer." CNET 8:39 PM
Non-Apple News
  • "US watchdog investigates after cellphones tested for radiofrequency radiation" Stuff: New Zealand 8:54 PM
  • "Europe should ignore 'treacherous promises' of Facebook's Libra currency: ECB's Mersch/Facebook announced Libra — a new digital coin backed by four official currencies and available to billions of social network users around the world — earlier this year" Reuters 7:07 PM
  • "Samsung's Galaxy Watch Active 2 will get some of the best Apple Watch features next year" BGR 5:22 PM
  • "FTC to fine Google up to $200 million over kids' privacy problems on YouTube" Android Police 3:42 PM
  • "Facebook is thinking about hiding like counts, too" The Verge 10:40 AM
  • "Huawei Watch GT 2 leaks in press images w/ modest upgrades, slimmer design" 9to5Google 10:10 AM
  • "Chinese face-swapping app goes viral, sparks privacy concerns" Reuters 7:26 AM
  • "9to5Mac Daily: September 02, 2019 – Apple Watch repair program, Apple's item tracker" 9to5Mac 9:26 AM
  • "Swipe Right... In the Stopwatch App – Mac Geek Gab Podcast 777" The Mac Observer 7:28 AM