Podcast episode #007 – week 18/2023 (SSD failures)

Newsreel Podcast

Here you can find episode #007 of the Sir Apfelot Newsreel Podcasts, which covers the news of calendar week 18/2023. This week in tech, MacBook SSD failures are on the rise, ending up in repair shops more often. Beware of the “Atomic macOS Stealer” that steals passwords, browser data and crypto wallets. The blue tick can now also be found in Gmail and is used to verify emails. The robot dog "Spot" is being tested by the police for investigations.

Tencent Cloud shows deepfake bots that create realistic fakes from little material. Google leads pass keys to replace account security passwords. Apple releases security updates for all devices while the first Apple Store gets a new location. We're also celebrating the 30th anniversary of the World Wide Web. Learn more about all topics and tips from the tech world in this informative podcast summary.
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New blog posts this week

Topics of the newsreel of week 18/2023

  • WWW anniversary: ​​30 years of web protocol for the general public
  • Fees for high data throughput: Again excitement about "data toll"
  • The “blue tick” is now also a verification symbol for Gmail
  • Robot dog "Spot" is trained by the police
  • Tencent Cloud: Deepfake bots from little source material
  • Passkey instead of password: Google is rolling out a new option for account security
  • Quick security measures: Apple releases updates for Mac, iPhone and iPad
  • New pricing features in the App Store will come into effect next week
  • Distribution of production: iPhone 14 now also comes from Brazil
  • The very first Apple Store gets a new location
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