We reported Friday that Apple had taken the unusual step of disabling existing OS X installations of the Java 7 browser plug-in due to a major security hole being exploited in the wild. Word now comes of a Java update from Oracle.
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Reports claiming Apple has reduced iPhone 5 parts orders in the face of weaker than expected demand caused Apple stock to briefly drop below $500 Monday morning, as traders reacted to the news.
The Wall Street Journal has reported that Apple has slashed component orders for the iPhone 5 for this quarter, as a response to weaker than expected demand.
This week we learn about Steve Jobs’s tactic to get an investment: hiding the Porsches parked in front of the office to make it seem like they had less money.
While at CES 2013, we were pleased to talk to OtterBox about their latest and greatest cases, and we were able to score a sample of the OtterBox Pursuit 20 waterproof case.
While we were at CES 2013, we were lucky enough to talk to the fine folks at SMK-Link, and get a look at some of their accessories for the Mac and iPad. Hopefully we’ll be getting a closer look at their products in the near future.
I just got back to home, sweet home after my first CES show. After scurrying around like a spider monkey with ADHD after 5 cups of coffee, I finally settled down and learned a lot. What did I learn? Allow me to share my wisdom, won’t you?
NTT DoCoMo, the #1 wireless carrier in Japan, said on Friday that it would be willing to carry the iPhone if a mutually beneficial agreement can be reached between the two companies.
Sharing a Mac with others can be a headache, especially when it comes to things like separating each user’s content. Using multiple logins is one way to handle that – but it’s not always the ideal solution. Fortunately, there’s another way: You can create and switch between different iTunes libraries on a single Mac login! Here’s how it’s done!
Finding the right Bluetooth headset can be a challenge. Fortunately, Plantronics has made that decision a little bit easier by releasing one of the most comfortable, effective, and high-performing headsets I have used so far: The Voyager Legend.
Around three weeks after releasing OS X 10.8.3 build 12D44 to developers, Apple has just released another beta seed, once again listing no known issues. The update is thought to be near completion, and is expected to be released in the very near future.
If you frequently use Java-based apps or websites on your Mac or PC, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has a bit of concerning news. A major security flaw within Java 7 has caused the department to warn users to disable or uninstall Java on their computers until a workaround is released.
Apple CEO Tim Cook says China will become the company’s largest market, overtaking the U.S., as the Cupertino company adds more stores and considers debuting products in the country.
One of the biggest, if not the biggest, trend at CES this year was the celebrity endorsed headphone. Specifically, the headphone endorsed by a celebrity that has no musical knowledge whatsoever.
Even though Apple has never been officially listed as one of their customers, we all know that the existence of Corning’s Gorilla Glass came about because of Apple’s original iPhone. Now at this year’s CES, Corning has introduced Gorilla Glass 3.
Market research firm IDC released preliminary PC shipment estimates on Thursday which showed an overall contraction of 4.5% year-over-year in the fourth quarter of 2012. Apple was also in the losers column, with a 0.2% negative growth rate.