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Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak Blames Recent Toyota Brake Issues on “software” says “everything will fail”

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) – Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak on Friday held firm to his love for Prius cars despite what he suspects is a Toyota software problem behind sudden spikes in acceleration.
“I love my Prius,” Wozniak said during on-stage banter with AT&T Tech Channel’s Hugh Thompson during a geek talk show at the closing of [...]

No Change in Steve Jobs’ Return to Apple

Apple, Inc. co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs still expects to return from his medical leave of absence at the end of June, according to an Apple director who responded to an investor at the company’s annual shareholder meeting Wednesday.
The investor - who was the only one to ask for details on Jobs’ health - had [...]

Zero-day Attack Found In Adobe Acrobat

Critical Level Zero-day Attack Found, Affects All Versions of Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader

Adobe and others have warned against a critical-level security flaw affecting all recent versions of Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader for all platforms including Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.
The attack is known as a zero-day attack because it takes advantage of [...]

Apple Releases Major Security Update for OS X

Safari bug finally patched as Apple issues large security update for Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger and Mac OS X 10.5 Server. Java and other critical components updated as well.

The biggest security update released by Apple in nearly a year was released today for Mac OS X and certain Java [...]

Palm Pre - Slated to be best smartphone yet. Period.

Palm makes a strong comeback with the announcement of their new Palm Pre smartphone with WebOS… Apple grunts and groans…

Could it better than a Blackberry Bold, a Windows Mobile Phone and an Apple iPhone? How could it better when it’s not even out? Because, if innovation can teach us one thing it’s that technology gets [...]

Adobe Photoshop CS4 Trojan virus found

Apple Trojan Strikes Again - this time in Adobe CS4

Last week we reported that up 20,000 users had downloaded a rogue installer of Apple’s iWork ‘09 suite containing a Trojan horse. The Trojan named OSX.Trojan.iServices.A has unrestrained root access, which it immediately uses to connect to a remote server over the Internet. A secondary download installs [...]

iWork ‘09 virus affects 20,000+

Trojan Virus affects thousands of pirated copies of Apple’s iWork ‘09 Suite

Malware masquerading as part of Apple’s iWork ‘09 suite has targeted unsuspecting Mac users foolish enough to illegally download and install the pirated version of the software commonly found on warez sites around the Web.
Once iWork ‘09 is downloaded and installed, the trojan horse named OSX.Trojan.iServices.A, obtains [...]

Apple talks about Netbooks, Profits, Cash surplus

Apple COO Tim Cook discusses profits and netbooks
Apple reported very positive earnings today with CFO Peter Oppenheimer reporting fiscal profit of $1.6 billion on revenue of $10.17 billion. Apple also made a positive second quarter outlook. Street analysts expect earnings of $1.13 per share on revenue of $8.20 billion.
Apple is also sitting on hefty and [...]

Apple Reports Positive Q1 2009 Financial Results

Apple Conference Call with Investors

Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer and COO Tim Cook reported positive ‘09 First Quarter Results via their live broadcast today. Apple reported all time high quarterly earnings and entered the 2008 holiday season with its best holiday line up yet. Apple COO Tim Cook also spoke about the emerging Netbook market, Apple iPhone [...]

Apple MacBook Air for $999

Great laptop, great deal!
Apple’s online store has reduced the price on its refurbished first-generation 1.6Ghz MacBook Air (model no. MB003LL/A) from $1149 to $999. That’s $400 off the already reduced price of $1399 and the lowest price seen to date, which may be of interest to some readers looking to pick up the ultra-light portable [...]