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Security flaw in iOS and OS X

June 19th, 2015
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Researchers from Indiana University and the Georgia Institute of Technology said that security holes in both iOS and OS X allow a malicious app to steal passwords from Appleā€™s Keychain, as well as both Apple and third-party apps. The claims appear to have been confirmed by Apple, Google and others.

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OS X, Security

Office 2016 for Mac

March 6th, 2015
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Microsoft released the preview edition of Office 2016 for Mac. It’s downloadable here for free, with a final release expected “later this summer” and available for use via an Office 365 subscription.

Office 2011 for Mac was a mess of a release in terms of interface. At the top of the document window was a toolbar, followed by a collapsible tab bar with multiple levels of buttons, all in various shades of gray. Office 2016 is a vast improvement.

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LibreOffice/OpenOffice, OS X