Apple’s AR Glasses Could Transform Multiple Industries

CTOvision

Apple has been working in Augmented Reality since the launch of the iPhone, at first by just driving research and fueling imagination, but then by powering real AR that uses the computational power of the iPhone and its cameras plus smart software to drive both Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality applications. CTO News Apple

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WWDC: Apple Continues to Up the Ante on Experience with Privacy Leading

Forrester IT

Apple continues to leverage its engineering chops to deliver better experiences. Apple is: Leveraging privacy as a differentiator across devices, software and services. This includes Apple’s foray into Identity.

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Apple to Reveal New Home-Grown Apps, Software Features at WWDC

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Apple Inc. is planning to unleash a slew of new apps, features and development tools at its annual software conference next month. To improve its devices and strengthen its connection to customers, the consumer technology giant will continue to walk a fine line between wooing outside app makers while also competing against them. The Worldwide Developers […]. CTO News

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Apple May Have Acquired Motion Capture Company IKinema

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Apple may have recently acquired UK-based motion capture company IKinema, based on evidence from company filings and information shared by a MacRumors reader. Earlier this year, for example, IKinema partnered with Ubisoft for IKinema’s RunTime software for character creation. IKinema offers animation technology that’s used for games, virtual reality, and more.

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Apple Said to Buy AI Startup Turi for About $200M

Data Center Knowledge

Formerly Dato, Turi helps developers create and manage software and services that use machine learning Read More. Apple Deals

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Apple Issues Emergency Fix for iOS Zero-Days: What You Need to Know

Doctor Chaos

Apple has released an emergency security update for iOS devices to resolve three zero-day vulnerabilities leveraged in targeted attacks against human rights activists, journalists, and other persons of interest. Named Trident, the vulnerabilities were exploited by a piece of high-end surveillance software dubbed Pegasus, which researchers classify as “the most sophisticated attack seen on any […]. InfoSec Apple

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Developments and Device Divergence at Apple’s WWDC

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On June 2 nd , Mac nerds swarmed the keynote “ special event ” at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco – the annual trade show for Apple developers. While the event did not disappoint most Apple fans, the keynote demonstrated a new desktop operating system, OSX (nicknamed Yosemite), and an updated mobile operating system, iOS 8, without dropping any bombshells. Cyber Security Gadgets Mobile Apple iCloud iOS IPhone Macintosh OS X San Francisco

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Apple's iCloud Keychain: The smart person's guide

Tech Republic Security

This is a comprehensive guide to iCloud Keychain, Apple's cloud-based version of its iOS and macOS password, private key, and certificate management software

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Apple QuickTime Uninstaller

Mick's IT Blog

As we have all seen recently, it is time we get rid of Apple QuickTime from PCs as they are no longer going to update the software. I had a few ask me to publish a blanket uninstaller for QuickTime. With the help of Sapien's PowerShell Studio , I wrote this script to uninstall it from all of the machines in my firm. This uninstaller will query the Add/Remove programs for any applications named quicktime. It will uninstall any version of QuickTime.

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Apple iOS 10.3 packs 20-plus new features & is available now

Network World

Apple has made iOS 10.3 publicly available and the software update for its iPhones and iPads is packed with a Find-My-AirPod feature as well as a slew of Siri, CarPlay and other additions. Unless you want to wait it out a bit and make sure Apple hasn't mucked anything up.

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MegaTrend Update: Dramatic and broad shifts in models due to software ("software eats the world")

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By Bob Gourley We have been tracking this since Marc Andreessen called the trend out in 2011 (see “ Why Software is Eating the World “) and are especially interested in how the trend will impact the world of the enterprise. Then perhaps the government contracting world (we have previously written about software eating the government contracting world and DoD command and Control ). Business Software.

Apple surprise: iOS 10 preview's kernel unencrypted

Network World

While new iOS 10 features like improved Maps, Siri integration and Photos were expected during Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference last week, the company stunned developers by leaving the kernel unencrypted in the preview edition of its new iPhone and iPad software. MIT Technology Review first reported on this revelation, discovered by security researchers and iOS developers, who were left wondering whether Apple did this on purpose or goofed up big time.

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Install Software without Jailbreaking

Galido

Jailbreaking is the act of changing iPhone (or iPad) software to remove the restrictions and limitations imposed by Apple. The limitation is that software can only be installed from the Apple Store. Part of this is to protect Apple’s commercial interests.

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Software Development's Magic Triangle : spf13.com

SPF13

Software Development's Magic Triangle. In the world of software development, another magic triangle exists. Apple is known for fixed release windows, but flexible feature sets. Apple is notorious for releasing incomplete first versions of products, but they hit their dates.

7 Software Defined Networking Considerations » Data Center.

Data Center Knowledge

7 Software Defined Networking Considerations. 7 Software Defined Networking Considerations. The move toward software defined networks (SDN) in the data center is no longer a question of “if” or “when,” but “how.” Controllers will be a new line item in the IT budget, and it’s expected that VM vendors would want to control the vSwitch, rack, and core as a single unit with their software. Apple. About DCK. Advertise. Subscribe. Events. Industry Perspectives.

Top 5 Software Development Trends in 2018

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - Top 5 Software Development Trends in 2018 - Information Technology Blog. So, let’s take a look at the software development trends in 2018. Spending on Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality software will increase.

Apple patches iOS against potent zero-day spyware attack

Network World

Apple is issuing patches for three iOS zero-day vulnerabilities known as Trident that have been exploited for years by an Israel-based spyware vendor against a human rights activist, an investigative journalist and others. The attack, called Pegasus, is flexible, letting attackers steal a broad range of data from iPhones and iPads, according to the firms that discovered it. “In

What You Need to Know about iOS 9

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Craig Federighi, Apple's senior VP of software engineering, has just demoed the new in OS X and iOS 9 operating systems. Apple iOS 9 supercharges Siri (slashgear.com). As open source code, Apple's Swift language could take flight (pcworld.com). What Is Apple's HomeKit?

Apple TV just became an enterprise hub for connected things

ComputerWorld IT Management

Hotels, colleges, enterprises and educators now have a really simple way to deploy Apple TVs across their business: new iOS management software from Jamf , which will introduce zero-day support for Apple’s upcoming iOS 10.3, The move means that businesses can mass deploy, configure and manage app distribution on multiple Apple TVs, rather than needing to manually install and update each one.

How RIM handed the mobile market over to Apple : spf13.com

SPF13

How RIM handed the mobile market over to Apple. In such an environment it will be the software that differentiates one device from the next. Apple learned this lesson and is smart enough not to repeat their failure to win the desktop war. Apples Achilles Heel. apple.

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Viv, Your Personal Assistant

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This takes the question asked and the user's intent and quickly drafts software code that calls the services needed, generating the layout of the screen and the dialog. “In The Beginner's Guide to Dictation Software: Write Without Typing (zapier.com). Katie Kennedy.

A new $500,000 iOS bug bounty beats Apple's offer

Network World

A security firm is offering up to US$500,000 for information on zero-day vulnerabilities in iOS, surpassing Apple's bug bounty just days after it was announced. These zero-days are software flaws that have gone undetected by Apple, making them potentially very valuable, especially for cyber criminals who can use them to hack iPhones.

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The Software Defined Data Center Meets Disaster Recovery » Data.

Data Center Knowledge

The Software Defined Data Center Meets Disaster Recovery. The Software Defined Data Center Meets Disaster Recovery. The concept of the software-defined data center (SDDC) rose to prominence during VMworld 2012, with VMware touting it as the next big leap forward in information technology management. Furthermore, the provisioning and operation of the entire infrastructure is completely automated by software. Apple. About DCK. Advertise. Subscribe. Events.

Mick's IT Blogs: Apple QuickTime Installation

Mick's IT Blog

Apple QuickTime Installation. The installation executable that is downloaded from Apples site can easily be opened with 7-zip to extract them. Date: 20 June 2012 Modified: Program: Apple QuickTime. Description: This will install Apple QuickTime. 6) Install Apple Application Support. 6) Install Apple Software Update. REM Install Apple Application Support. REM Install Apple Software Update. Micks IT Blogs.

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Apple patches 67 bugs in OS El Capitan, refreshes Safari and iTunes

Network World

Apple yesterday updated OS X El Capitan to version 10.11.5, Apple on Monday also patched the older OS X Mavericks (from 2013) and OS X Yosemite (2014), and issued updates to both iTunes and the firm's Safari browser. Of the 67 security flaws fixed in El Capitan, a dozen also applied to Mavericks and 14 to Yosemite, according to Stephen Brown, director of product management at Salt Lake City-based LANDESK, which makes systems and asset management software.

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The Battle for Mobile Operating System Supremacy

The Investing Edge

Those who fail to learn history are doomed to repeat it… Given that Apple’s blockbuster introduction of the iPhone six years ago effectively created the smartphone market, it’s astonishing that Android today reigns supreme.

The Ultimate Guide To A Cell Phone Spy Software

Galido

If you are looking for information about using cell phone keylogger/spy software or need advice on where to buy it, look no further. It is important to keep in mind that this market like most markets has been a target of deceitful companies which offer software that does not work. It is legally acceptable to sell and use cell phone spy software but there are a few conditions : You must own or have legal authority over the target phone. What is a Cell Phone Spy Software?

iPad Physical Keyboard Comes Out of Thin Air

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Apple’s touch-based devices have changed the way we interact with computers entirely, but that hasn’t stopped users from occasionally thinking wistfully of the days when physical keyboards ruled the roost. Amazon Web Services drops again, Apple dropping down Java and more (fedcyber.com).

#AppleVsFBI – #FBIVsApple – The Basics, Explained, With Links To Original Documents

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This post provides an update on the ongoing battle between Apple and the U.S. On February 9, 2016, FBI Director James Comey announced that the FBI was unable to unlock the iPhone and requests Apple to help. Apple concluded it could not help to the extend required to access the phone data. After attempting to resolve the matter out of court, Apple was ordered by U.S. 25 th , Apple filed a motion to have the court vacate the order. Bob Gourley.

Mac Deploy Stick 2.0: Benefits of the free MDM for macOS

Tech Republic Security

helps admins modernize their workflow and deploy Apple hardware and software. MDS 2.0 Also, this Mac deployment utility is free

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Apple has already fixed most of the iOS exploits the CIA used

Network World

But Apple said many of those bugs have already been patched with the latest version of iOS. The WikiLeaks documents didn’t include details of the bugs or whether the CIA has actually used them, so it’s unclear if or how Apple knows the exploits have been patched. But the company released a statement to multiple media outlets following the WikiLeaks dump on Tuesday: “Apple is deeply committed to safeguarding our customers’ privacy and security.

TCL targets Apple, Samsung with new BlackBerry handset

Network World

The China-based electronics company recently acquired rights to design, manufacture and sell smartphones under the BlackBerry name with BlackBerry's security and service software installed. TCL Communication has big plans for BlackBerry, even though it's a brand that's been written off by many. The deal puts TCL in the driver's seat on hardware and the first phone under the new deal was previewed on Wednesday.

Now WikiLeaks threatens to disclose software vulnerabilities

Network World

However, it wasn't until this week that WikiLeaks got in contact with the listed tech companies, such as Microsoft, Apple and Google, according to Motherboard , the tech site run by Vice. Earlier this month, the notorious info leaker WikiLeaks published a batch of documents from the CIA detailing how the CIA has developed several tools to crack, break into or infect all kinds of devices—from PCs to Smart TVs—even if they are not connected to the internet.

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7 Disruptions You Might Not See Coming

CEB IT

For example, Google bought Android to compete with Apple’s iPhone and iOS. For example, Apple created the iPhone, which cannibalized, to a large degree, its iPod market, but paved the way for better, more wide-ranging market opportunities like photography, personal navigation and even augmented reality. Digital Business CIO counterfeit reality digital disruption Gartner Symposium/ITxpo levitation quantum computing software technology trends

Software AG: webMethods 9.5 Launched at Innovation World 2013

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10, 2013 - Software AG today announced the launch of the next version of the market leading webMethods 9.5 Mobile BPM: Users can now remotely monitor in-progress processes using a pre-built mobile business process monitoring application that is available for download in the Apple App Store and Google Play. By Bob Gourley webMethods 9.5 enables elastic scaling, mobile and social BPM. SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.