Month: March 2016

  • WatchOS 2.2 improves maps, more

    Apple on Monday released an update to the operating system that powers its smartwatch, the Apple Watch. WatchOS 2.2 is now available for download (use your iPhone to check for the latest version, and update when your Apple Watch is on its magnetic charging stand). Among the changes to version 2.2 is an improved Maps […]

  • iPad Pro gets the screen treatment some Mac pros want

    On Monday Apple introduced a new version of the iPad Pro, smaller than before but equipped with the same technology as its big sibling: Smart Connector to attach an external keyboard, A9 processor inside, Apple Pencil support. One comment from Apple VP Phil Schiller caught my ear, though – he explained that the smaller iPad […]

  • Another heinous Flash problem? Update Flash on your Mac now!

    Today brings word of an important update to Adobe Flash that fixes “critical vulnerabilities” that could let hackers take control of your system. The new version is 21.0.0.182, and it’s available for immediate download from Adobe’s web site. Flash, and fake Flash installers, have become major ways that malware developers introduce corrupted payloads onto personal […]