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Apple released a security update to address the vulnerability on Wednesday morning. The update can be downloaded on all machines running macOS 10.3.1 using the Software Update mechanism in the Mac App Store. Apple says it will automatically push out the update to all users who have not installed it later in the day.

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Apple COO Jeff Williams explains how the Apple Watch will be used to screen for atrial fibrillation, which causes 130,000 deaths a year in the U.S.

The company’s fix for an embarrassing security bug includes a big bug of its own.

The Apple Heart Study app is a first-of-its-kind research study using Apple Watch’s heart rate sensor to collect data on irregular heart rhythms.

Reviews

New York City is not known for its peace and quiet, and downtown Brooklyn’s Atlantic Terminal offers plenty of commotion both above and below ground. It’s for that reason that Apple’s latest flagship retail store was designed to minimize those distractions, with custom made floors and ceilings that dampen street noise and even cut down on ground vibrations.

Rumors

Apple is designing its own main power management chips for use in iPhones as early as in 2018, cutting dependence on Dialog Semiconductor, according to industry sources, as shares in the U.K. developer plunged as much as 19% in afternoon trade in Frankfurt.

Others

Through dedicated campaigns, Apple customers have helped provide lifesaving medication to the millions of people living with HIV and AIDS.

Apple today opened registration for thousands of free Hour of Code sessions available at all Apple Stores from December 4 through 10.

Artists in the Urban Sketchers community are using iPad Pro and Apple Pencil to capture the vibrancy and culture of the cities they live in and visit.

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A film exploring what it means to be human in a world of technology.

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