JumpCloud has conducted research that includes responses from SME IT admins about the use of macOS in the workplace. (SME stands for small and medium-sized enterprises.) They report Mac adoption at 25%.
As the pace of technology's development continues to gain speed, so seems does our daily lives. Plus the more technology you use, the more energy you consume. So, up goes your carbon footprint. Ideally, if I had an assistant who could remind me of my scheduled tasks and would follow me around to turn things off when I'm not using them, I'd be set.
Virginia Union University, a Historically Black College/University (HBCU), has announced a partnership/initiative with Apple. It’s designed to “create a culture of innovation by providing first-year students with a technology bundle of multiple Apple products to support their success on campus.”
As part of an ongoing strategic review of the UK public service broadcasting system, the British government says it will review the ownership model and remit of Channel 4 and consider tightening regulation of video-on-demand services such as Apple TV+, Netflix, Disney+, and Amazon Prime Video. I assume that Apple TV+ would also be affected.
In a new document dubbed “Building a Trusted Ecosystem for Millions of Apps,” Apple says that studies show that devices that run on Android had 15 times more infections from malicious software than iPhone. Why? Android apps "can be downloaded from just about anywhere," while everyday iPhone users can only download apps from one source: the App Store.
Apple has been granted a patent (number 11,043,018) for a “video pipeline” that involves the rumored “Apple Glasses.” That’s the anticipated augmented reality/virtual reality/mixed reality head-mounted display (HMD).
In a new promotion, Apple wants you to “make this summer special with Apple Pay.” You can use Apple Pay to get exclusive offers when shopping in the following companies’ apps or on the web, through July 1.
Actress Glenn Close has joined “Tehran” as a lead in Season 2 of Apple TV+’s international espionage thriller series, reports Deadline. She’ll play the role of Marjan Montazeri, a British woman, living in Tehran.