Day: June 4, 2018

watchOS 5 Brings Automatic Workout Detection, Walkie-Talkie Mode, Podcast App To Apple Watch

At WWDC 2018, Apple announced several new features in watchOS 5 that will be coming to the Apple Watch later this year. Digital Trends summarizes all the big new additions including more watch faces and improved health tracking features: Apple is putting a huge emphasis on ensuring fitness tracking data is accurate in WatchOS 5….

Couple who stole $1.2M from Amazon sentenced to nearly six years in jail – CNET

The Indiana couple made around $750,000 in a little over two years from the scheme. …read more Source:: CNet

Apple’s WWDC 2018 highlights little things adding up, especially in iOS 12 – CNET

It’s more about polish, less about jaw-dropping changes. …read more Source:: CNet

Original Apple Watch won’t get WatchOS 5 update — even if you spent $17,000 for gold – CNET

“WatchOS 5 will not be available on the original Apple Watch.” …read more Source:: CNet

How Apple’s Memoji of your face already beats the Galaxy S9 – CNET

Let the Memoji versus AR Emoji battle begin. …read more Source:: CNet

US-North Korea Summit News Being Used as Lure In New Malware Campaign

Previously known threat actor Group 123 likely behind NavRAT malware, security vendor says. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Phishing Scams Target FIFA World Cup Attendees: Kaspersky Lab

Soccer-themed emails and web pages target fans with fake giveaways and the chance to snag overpriced, illegitimate ‘guest tickets.’ …read more Source:: DarkReading

Apple Brings iOS Apps Into Mac, But Won’t Merge Platforms

Stephen Shankland, writing for CNET: With its next-generation MacOS Mojave software, Macs will be able to run some apps written for iPhones and iPads, a big new step in bringing the two technology platforms closer together. Craig Federighi, Apple’s senior vice president of software engineering, announced the change Monday at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference in…

US Army researchers think 3-armed super-soldiers are the future of combat – CNET

Putting the “arm” in “army”… …read more Source:: CNet

Apple TV gains ‘zero sign-on’ to ease subscription TV app access – CNET

At WWDC 2018, Apple announced TVOS 12 enhancements to its streaming box, including live sports in the TV app and a new screen saver with satellite imagery. …read more Source:: CNet