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Steve Wozniak Was My Computer Teacher in 1995

The Apple co-founder spent his own money, and more importantly, lots of his own time, showing us public school kids how to use the early internet.
Madeline Moitozo
12.7.16
News
News

Shazam Keeps Your Mac’s Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off

A security researcher has uncovered a potentially creepy feature of the popular app to discover music.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.14.16
tech
tech

2001: An Apple Odyssey

This week, it was reported that Apple had its first year-over-year sales loss since 2001. But the Apple of 2016—defined by smartphones, a little boring—is not the Apple of 2001.
Ernie Smith
10.27.16
News
News

Ex-NSA Hacker Creates Tool To Warn You Of Webcam Spies

This tool will alert you when a stealthy spyware starts watching or listening you while you use your Mac computer.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.6.16
security
security

'Ricochet', the Messenger That Beats Metadata, Passes Security Audit

Ricochet is one of the few encrypted chat programs that tackles the problem of metadata head on.
Joseph Cox
2.17.16
News
News

Researcher Bypasses Apple's Updated Malware Protection in '5 Minutes'

Apple’s malware protector Gatekeeper can still be tricked into installing malicious applications, researcher warns.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.15.16
Review
Review

'Hard West' Is Like 'XCOM' in Cowboy Boots

Getting Weird in Hard West.
Ian Birnbaum
11.22.15
Art
Art

A Professional Computer Refurbisher Turns Broken MacBooks Into Glitch Art

Most broken LCDs look ugly. But when you repair thousands of them, sometimes they stand out.
Jason Koebler
11.10.15
short circuit
short circuit

The ‘Steve Jobs’ Movie Bombed at the Box Office

The much-hyped biopic only brought in half as much as was expected this weekend.
Rachel Pick
10.26.15
japan
japan

Vaio PCs Are Returning to the US, at Twice the Price of a Mac

The company is hoping to woo creative professionals away from Apple.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.19.15
News
News

Apple Is Moving Quickly to Fix Thunderstrike Bug

The Thunderstrike 2 worm will be patched in the next version of OS X.
Clinton Nguyen
8.5.15
News
News

Even Mac Computers Are Vulnerable To This Worm

Researchers show that even Mac firmwares can be hacked, creating first-ever malware that infects them.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.3.15