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MacOS Catalina’s Hidden Additional Typeface Families

Ralf Herrmann (via Michael Tsai): Apple has recently licensed fonts from...

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Three-Judge Panel Dismisses Nonsense Lawsuit Alleging Infringement of First Amendment Rights by Tech Companies

Erik Larson, Bloomberg: A federal appeals court rejected claims that tec...

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WWDC 2020 Wish Lists

Becky Hansmeyer included a bunch of SwiftUI wishes, but I picked a coupl...

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Local U.S. News Stations Aired an Amazon-Produced Promotional Video, Most Without Acknowledging Its Source

Zach Rael of KOCO 5: Just got an email from Amazon’s PR team with a pre-...

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Amnesty’s Security Lab Finds Qatari Mandatory Contact Tracing App Exposed Sensitive Data Such Like Name and Location

Amnesty, in an un-bylined report: The investigation by Amnesty Security ...

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Tenet, the Movie, and Tenet, the Bicycle Company

Sarah Moore, Pinkbike: Tenet Components’ Tyler Deschaine is worried that...

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Announces Canada Will Adopt Apple–Google Exposure Notification API

Gary Ng, iPhone in Canada: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today revealed ...

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The Early Build of iOS 14 That’s Floating Around Was Likely Extracted From a Stolen Development iPhone

Remember when, a few months ago, MacRumors and 9to5Mac independently dro...

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Sandwich Made a New Ad for Slack, Using Slack

Don’t miss the behind-the-scenes video with the Sandwich team explaining...

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Siri Turns Nine This Year

Nilay Patel asked his Apple Watch what time it was in London, and it res...

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North Dakota’s Contact Tracing App Shares Location Data With Foursquare and Google

Steven Melendez, Fast Company: The app, called Care19, and produced by a...

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Twitter Is Testing Settings That Allow Users to Limit Who Can Reply to Individual Tweets

Alison DeNisco Rayome and Queenie Wong, CNet: Twitter is testing new set...

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Spotify Pays Good Money to Stop Seeing Joe Rogan’s Face Everywhere

For several years now, visiting the YouTube homepage or opening the dire...

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Apple’s Statement Regarding the FBI’s Successful Unlocking of the Pensacola Shooter’s iPhone

From Apple’s statement, as posted by Chris Welch of the Verge: On this a...

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On Doing More Harm Than Good

Reed Albergotti and Drew Harwell, Washington Post: Apple and Google’s an...

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Security Theatre in Safari Download Permissions

You know how Safari now requires you to confirm that you want to allow f...

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With Acquisition of Giphy, Facebook Buys Tracking in Unexpected Places

Dan Primack, Kia Kokalitcheva, and Sara Fischer, Axios: Facebook has agr...

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VR in Our Virus-Altered Reality

Ina Fried, Axios: Virtual reality can bring faraway people together and ...

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The Problem of Third-Party SDK Creep

Brian Barrett, Wired: According to widespread reports and the web monito...

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Eight Years in, Messages on MacOS Still Sucks at Search

Manuel Grabowski (via Michael Tsai): iMessage is eight years old...

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RSS Readers and App Store Requirements

Jesper, who you may remember from Waffle but is now writing at Take, has...

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The Streaming Model for Music Doesn’t Work for Artists When They Do Not Earn Live Performance Income

Mark Mulligan is a music industry analyst: Streaming has been the change...

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The Ideal First-Run Experience for an iPhone App Is None at All

Brent Simmons: Isn’t there some quote, maybe even from Steve Jobs, about...

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The Ethics and Questionable Efficacy of Contact Tracing Apps

Joanna Stern, Wall Street Journal: Sign me up! But, well… lots of buts...

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Reading Between the Lines of Apple’s Latest Releases

Dan Moren, Macworld: Apple chooses its public actions very carefully, so...

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Federico Viticci Interviews Craig Federighi About iPadOS Improvements

I am notoriously terrible, amongst friends and family, at serialized med...

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Dithering

Dithering is a new podcast of thrice-weekly fifteen minute episodes from...

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FT: NHS Exploring Shift to Native Exposure Notification API Built by Apple and Google

Tim Bradshaw, Sarah Neville, and Helen Warrell, Financial Times: Contrac...

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Desktop Pictures Taken by Steve Jobs

One of the few Apple keynote moments that has forever been lodged into m...

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