MacBreak Weekly (Audio)

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episode 831: The Fluid Generic Bioprocessing Apparatus - Apple Offices, MacOS Security, Ads on iPhone

  • Apple sets return-to-office deadline of Sept. 5 after Covid delays.
  • A single flaw broke every layer of security in macOS.
  • Zoom's auto-update feature came with hidden risks on Mac.
  • Apple finds its next big business: showing ads on your iPhone.
  • Unclear effects of app tracking transparency.
  • iOS Privacy: Instagram and Facebook can track anything you do on any website in their in-app browser.

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  • Andy's Pick: Folder Tidy
  • Jason's Pick: CraftCloud 3D
  • Alex's Pick: Insta360 Link

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 2022-08-17  2h37m