‘Huge’ number of Mac apps vulnerable to hijacking due to vulnerability in a popular third-party framework

‘Huge’ number of Mac apps vulnerable to hijacking due to vulnerability in a popular third-party framework

A third-party framework, Sparkle, used by many popular Mac apps to deliver automatic updates has made them vulnerable to man-in-the-middle attacks that can be used to install malicious code on your Mac.

Apple Music coming to Sonos tomorrow

Apple Music coming to Sonos tomorrow

Sonos has just announced that it will be rolling out an update which will add Apple Music support to their Sonos wireless speakers tomorrow, February 10th.

Apple Watch could see more clock face options soon

Apple Watch could see more clock face options soon

Future iterations of the watchOS could incorporate more clock face options for the Apple Watch according to newly discovered Apple job listings.

Apple to open its largest Florida retail store in Miami this fall

Apple to open its largest Florida retail store in Miami this fall

Apple will be opening their largest Florida retail store to date at the upcoming open-air shopping mall, Brickell City Centre, sometime this fall. 

‘Final Fantasy IX’ now available for iOS to relive the adventures of Zidane and friends

‘Final Fantasy IX’ now available for iOS to relive the adventures of Zidane and friends

Square Enix has been launching Final Fantasy games for iOS for quite some time, with Final Fantasy VII getting plenty of attention last year.

Norwegian police will force an accused criminal to unlock his iPhone with Touch ID

Norwegian police will force an accused criminal to unlock his iPhone with Touch ID

Apple has a stake in security, thanks to features like Touch ID and heavy encryption within its software, and in Norway the former is making headlines.

Get All the Training You Need from this Lifetime Subscription to Adobe Training Videos [Deals Hub]

Get All the Training You Need from this Lifetime Subscription to Adobe Training Videos [Deals Hub]

Adobe products are often the professional standard when it comes to creative works. From photo and video creation and manipulation to audio recording, and the ever-expanding field of web design, an understanding of Adobe products is essential to making the most of your work. You can learn everything there is to know through these Adobe authorized training courses, on sale now from the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

Apple Stores start offering machine-assisted Belkin screen protector installation for iPhones

Apple Stores start offering machine-assisted Belkin screen protector installation for iPhones

Starting from today, Apple Stores in the United States have started offering machine-assisted screen protector installation for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus. The screen protectors and the ScreenCare+ Application System are provided by Belkin. 

Russia’s Internet Czar wants to raise taxes on digital purchases from App Store, iTunes Store

Russia’s Internet Czar wants to raise taxes on digital purchases from App Store, iTunes Store

For digital goods created in Russia, a value-added tax (VAT) is applied right out of the gate, something that Apple has avoided being a company based in the United States, despite selling digital goods internationally.

Apple’s Error 53 fiasco

Apple’s Error 53 fiasco

As we reported last week, thousands of users have been left with bricked iPhones because they got their broken Home buttons repaired from non-Apple approved repair shop instead of Apple Service Center, Apple Store or Apple Authorized Service Provider.