⚠️ Update your Apple gear ASAP ⚠️
Patches fix serious security vulnerabilities in iPhone, Mac and more.
If you haven’t already, you might want to stop what you’re doing and download Apple’s latest updates for iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch.
The updates, released Thursday, fix security vulnerabilities that sound particularly nasty. One of them can compromise iPhones running iOS 16.6 “without any interaction from the victim,” according to the security researchers who discovered the flaws.
In other words, don’t delay these updates.
Also in today’s newsletter:
Apple’s Find My network already works wonders for keeping track of your stuff. And a new chip in the iPhone 15 reportedly will make Find My even better.
The Bluetti Power Week Sale brings big discounts on power stations, solar panels and more to help you get through blackouts or go off the grid in style.
Speaking of deals, we found some hot buys on iPad Pros.
— Lewis Wallace, managing editor
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Tweetz o’ the day
Do we all agree App Library is the most useless feature Apple has ever created?
— Adan (@durreadan01)
Sep 8, 2023
The iPhone 15 Pro is rumoured to use the same sensor as last year.
But there’s no reason to complain.
Last year we saw a 65% increase in sensor size which is the biggest upgrade in recent iPhone history.
What we need is better camera software to help with HDR and sharpness,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
— AppleLeaker (@LeakerApple)
Sep 8, 2023
One more thing ...
Silicon Valley is not monolithic. We've always had a very different view of privacy than some of our colleagues in the valley. We take privacy extremely seriously.
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