AMD Releases Updated Risk Guidance on Meltdown, Spectre

AMD has clarified its own weaknesses against Spectre and Meltdown. One week later, things aren’t quite as rosy as AMD hoped they’d be.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/261920-amd-releases-updated-risk-guidance-meltdown-spectre-clarifies-vulnerability?source=Computing

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Apple recommends but won't force two-factor authentication on High Sierra

Apple has clarified that its beta release of MacOS High Sierra and iOS 11 will not force all users to adopt two-factor authentication on their Apple ID. That said, it and others still highly recommend it.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/07/apple-recommends-but-wont-force-two-factor-authentication-on-high-sierra.html

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No, Windows 10 won’t be a free upgrade for OS pirates

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Microsoft has clarified its stance on non-Genuine OS versions and future upgrades to Windows 10: If you don’t have a legal copy of the OS now, Redmond isn’t going to give you one.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/205902-no-windows-10-wont-be-a-free-upgrade-for-os-pirates

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TapSense admits its Apple Watch "ad platform" may not fly at all

One day after TapSense unveiled its new ad platform aimed at Apple Watch, the firm has clarified that it will not be able to integrate with Apple Pay, won’t be able to inject ads into watch faces, and that under Apple’s development guidelines it potentially won’t be allowed to push ads to the watch at all.



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National Federation of the Blind says "Apple has done more for accessibility than any other company"

On Friday, the president of the National Federation of the Blind clarified the group’s recent resolution calling on Apple to collaborate with the group’s efforts to expand accessibility among third party apps, noting a “good relationship” despite a “provocative and poorly reported article” on the subject released by Reuters.



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