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January 2021

2020 Six Colors Apple Report Card: https://t.co/EB94QA99TW #mjtsaiblog

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Negative Robinhood Reviews Deleted: https://t.co/jIesmHnJtx #mjtsaiblog

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Google and App Tracking Transparency: https://t.co/Rr8t2T7PFx #mjtsaiblog

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@tclementdev It’s not clear to me that this lets you prevent an app from being backed up in the first place. And, u… https://t.co/RB2wAJ30J0

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ProtonMail Opposes EU Golden Key: https://t.co/KxLZXvowJo #mjtsaiblog

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Facebook May Sue Over AppTrackingTransparency: https://t.co/8K31z8xTN4 #mjtsaiblog

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Mac Mini Power Consumption and Thermal Output Specs: https://t.co/sHoTKmG96Y #mjtsaiblog

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@jckarter @tolmasky :( Thanks for confirming. I guess one could still make a generic Objective-C exception catcher… https://t.co/TRnmjWykSX

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@jckarter @tolmasky No, I mean the first closure parameter, called "try". The exception goes through the Swift clos… https://t.co/A8XGBK0fui

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@jckarter @tolmasky Does it count as a Swift frame if the Obj-C code that does the catching is calling a Swift clos… https://t.co/I3LB36FM7g

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@tolmasky Yep, that’s how to do it. I’m not sure how safe the generic wrapper approach really is since you’re not s… https://t.co/Ocvhipu3SH

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@tolmasky My understanding is that it’s not possible to catch Objective-C or C++ exceptions in Swift at all. Throwi… https://t.co/pIV1iJu8Rs

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@tolmasky I thought the two exception systems weren’t unified?

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Tweetbot 6 for iOS
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Swift FilePath Syntactic Operations… https://t.co/aYhkkxePDg

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Heap-based Buffer Overflow in Sudo: https://t.co/dnanJzUXdR #mjtsaiblog

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It’s Over Between Us, AVAudioEngine: https://t.co/6WzhCj9Dj2 #mjtsaiblog

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Corellium iOS VMs for Individuals: https://t.co/46Zytjdghj #mjtsaiblog

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@MacKungFuTips @rgriff Yep, Safari is still missing its file icons, and the bug where pages stop loading until you… https://t.co/gVqfUqUkGr

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The TV App Strategy Tax
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AirPods Max
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Brad C… https://t.co/cWNz8BzNIY

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Displaying the State or the Action: https://t.co/ABbaHhb9Xo #mjtsaiblog

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@KenHatesSoftwar It’s great that developers don’t have to do that work, but why should Finder ignore the .icns file… https://t.co/ZGhBFl403f

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Hazel Codesigning and Notarization Woes: https://t.co/MMVKH4t7zZ #mjtsaiblog

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Hush Content Blocker for Safari: https://t.co/KBthCCL5fA #mjtsaiblog

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Big Sur Document Icons Are Illegible: https://t.co/6YnfHk9vyR #mjtsaiblog

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@gittower Do you have an RSS feed for these updates?

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@peternlewis @gaijinity I heard that from a customer, too. My recollection is that it used to purposely be hidden o… https://t.co/Q3yuRRig03

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Reversing Malicious Run-Only AppleScripts: https://t.co/cdbVzBNU8L #mjtsaiblog

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Privacy Labels a Blessing and a Curse
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iOS App Privacy Labels… https://t.co/DhzNXi7lde

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The Best Mac Rumors in a Long Time
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Dissecting the Apple M1 GPU… https://t.co/KG0fdp4quk

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@jcieplinski Sure, making it optional would be fine. I know it’s better for some people.

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@jcieplinski I don’t think it’s solved. I get accidental input on the 16-inch Pro trackpad all the time, and it’s w… https://t.co/jY5sVD4SeU

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@owensd Is it as easy to use a camera as a webcam?

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@jcieplinski Because plastic keys work better for every use case I have for that area and don’t cause accidental in… https://t.co/e2m0VXB77M

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Beeper Brings iMessage to Android and Windows: https://t.co/QmWb9HgfmJ #mjtsaiblog

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Notes on Activation Lock: Apple Silicon Management Challenges: https://t.co/QG0HV67Q8Q #mjtsaiblog

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Why Webcams Aren’t Good Enough: https://t.co/rhBtEJ4pSr #mjtsaiblog

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Porting Firefox to Apple Silicon: https://t.co/7TNMaEtHmf #mjtsaiblog

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Porting Firefox to Apple Silicon: https://t.co/7TNMaEtHmf #mjtsaiblog

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Porting Firefox to Apple Silicon: https://t.co/7TNMaEtHmf #mjtsaiblog

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Porting Firefox to Apple Silicon: https://t.co/7TNMaEtHmf #mjtsaiblog

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Data Security on Mobile Devices: https://t.co/1EZEt2G2uB #mjtsaiblog

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RT @spamsieve: SpamSieve 2.9.42 runs natively on Apple Silicon Macs, fixes a problem where training didn’t work, improves error handling an…

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@KenHatesSoftwar That seems reasonable. I’m more interested in the case of an app with a local database that syncs.… https://t.co/md7WPGMQYB

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How to Reserve Time Machine Space on an APFS Drive: https://t.co/eboPUBV0Ia #mjtsaiblog

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Switching to Windows and Linux
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iOS Apps Not Available in the Mac Ap… https://t.co/MirsEmZn1r

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The Best Mac Rumors in a Long Time
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Safari Web Extensions… https://t.co/p6GfYi5eCx

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Storing the Time Zone With a Date: https://t.co/3XOzW5mH2D #mjtsaiblog

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Is the Finder Wobbly in Big Sur?: https://t.co/V7og8mLbYu #mjtsaiblog

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@lapcatsoftware If that were Apple’s reason, couldn’t they just update the agreement? Developers have no choice to… https://t.co/TpBPJszw16

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Audion 4.0
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WhatsApp Privacy Policy and Encryption Canary… https://t.co/SEoCbQDyhr

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Where Are the Safari Web Extensions?: https://t.co/c5uVmQMHju #mjtsaiblog

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Steve Jobs at All Things Digital: https://t.co/prZxS9D9UC #mjtsaiblog

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The Best Mac Rumors in a Long Time: https://t.co/PenwTrGbuu #mjtsaiblog

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RT @toothfairymac: ToothFairy 2.7.1, the easiest way to connect Bluetooth devices to your Mac, now runs natively on Apple Silicon Macs, add…

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@mxswd I can choose not to use Apple’s photo and e-mail services and to use apps that don’t back up unencrypted dat… https://t.co/71B8C9gfZw

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@mxswd It’s like if you have a lock on your door and turn the key but leave it in. Is the door locked? Technically,… https://t.co/C1Fju9vegF

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@mxswd Does Apple claim that AirDrop is E2E? I thought they just said it uses TLS. Is there no way to MITM that?

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@mxswd Also, the main iCloud backup help page specifically says it doesn’t include iMessages, linking to the Messag… https://t.co/x7e0jREs00

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@mxswd Except for the information like health data and call history that aren’t backed up… I don’t think it’s disin… https://t.co/hl1zWeqc59

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@mxswd Not so easy when traveling, and not a good backup to have it on my Mac that’s going with me. And not necessa… https://t.co/uA4YMWfJjg

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@mxswd My point is that you should be able to make iCloud Backup E2E, and you should be able to choose what goes in… https://t.co/f3niczhaYk

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@mxswd I’m aware of that. But then I can’t have a backup of the rest of my phone.

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@lapcatsoftware Probably not because different team and tweet deleted.

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@mxswd Are you saying that if you disable and then re-enable iCloud backup it doesn't put the key back into the bac… https://t.co/KfVB8ApnBb

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@mxswd It says the key is stored in your iCloud backup.

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@mxswd As implemented today, yes. With hypothetical real E2E, also yes because I have other trusted devices (Mac, A… https://t.co/HTZRPjDEjy

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ContentFilterExclusionList Gone in macOS 11.2 Beta 2: https://t.co/PcBgB7yZOi #mjtsaiblog

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macOS 11.2 Beta 2 Adds Full Custom Kernel Support: https://t.co/8wW02LCZas #mjtsaiblog

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macOS 11.2 Beta 2 Adds Full Custom Kernel Support: https://t.co/8wW02LCZas #mjtsaiblog

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Reminder: iMessage Not Meaningfully E2E: https://t.co/rWvZJBeTYe #mjtsaiblog

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iOS Apps Not Available in the Mac App Store
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Reviews of the First M1… https://t.co/adBvrm67JU

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@NSExceptional Yes. It doesn't have to be this way, though. They could have an automated test that submits known good builds.

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The system status is green, of course, but the forum thread already has 22 pages of replies.

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Nearly every time I try to submit to the App Store, something weird happens. Today it’s “This bundle is invalid - $… https://t.co/OXFOkxw7ui

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Amazon’s “Brushing” Scam: https://t.co/PGREONiUWQ #mjtsaiblog

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Growth in Desktops, Mac Marketshare: https://t.co/5V9nOkcfPI #mjtsaiblog

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How to Change Your Default Web Browser on Big Sur: https://t.co/ksNsDvYvsk #mjtsaiblog

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Lost Persistent AppleScript Properties: https://t.co/oaypZVMqI3 #mjtsaiblog

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@simX I’m sure it’s drawing power because the battery level is not declining with the display on. Will take a look at the logs, though.

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@simX @pointum It does show the lightning bolt and colored battery.

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@sirdigby Thanks! Twitter is fine, or you could e-mail the address at the bottom of my blog.

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@simX @pointum That’s what I thought, but Apple ran diagnostics and said it was normal.

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@simX @pointum Interesting. Thanks for testing.

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@simX @pointum I literally mean that the percentage doesn’t change for 8 hours.

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@simX @pointum Like a USB-A port on a Mac or hub. In that situation, it’s much slower at charging than an original… https://t.co/Da8vpYnSIG

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@simX @pointum I mean that in practice both wired and wireless charging are much slower (for me) when using a regul… https://t.co/XMDBCbSSWX

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@pointum @simX The other weird thing is that (as noted in earlier post) it seems to be much slower at charging wire… https://t.co/cR6DTioRBf

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Don’t Forget Your Bitcoins: https://t.co/ehjUY8WIMB #mjtsaiblog

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WhatsApp Privacy Policy and Encryption Canary: https://t.co/2y0swEmBM7 #mjtsaiblog

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iPhone 12 mini
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Requesting Entitlements, Still Broken… https://t.co/RTg0c5zuYq

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plutil
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Boeing 737 MAX
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M1 Mac Bluetooth Iss… https://t.co/PDxQsTpeRs

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Is iOS 14’s App Library for Me?: https://t.co/lXKCN4Uisk #mjtsaiblog

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New 4 TB SSDs From SanDisk and WD: https://t.co/2NpFs7qnX3 #mjtsaiblog

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Swift FilePath Syntactic Operations: https://t.co/Cltm8HFE1n #mjtsaiblog

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Parler Removed From App Stores and AWS: https://t.co/4GFCFPKDHK #mjtsaiblog

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@grgarside @NSExceptional It’s still there for me on non-TM drives.

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Boeing 737 MAX
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John Conway, RIP
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Margaret H… https://t.co/5RY54S1JXX

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10th Anniversary of the Mac App Store: https://t.co/vexRBhIiCR #mjtsaiblog

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Stolen Instagram Account
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Project Monarch
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T… https://t.co/gTXsOpukK5

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Reviews of the First M1 Macs
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Apple Security Research Device Program… https://t.co/H4w78qZpFj

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@eric_young_1 Thanks! And Happy New Year to you, too!

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ProRAW
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Project Monarch
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iPhone 12 mini and… https://t.co/sdrccgN6Y4

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Amphetamine Threatened With App Store Removal
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Settings URLs Support… https://t.co/Xts78FtNIj

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@colincornaby Yep, and then you wouldn’t waste a Thunderbolt port for charging.

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@rosyna That’s what it sounds like, but I didn’t make it through the whole video.

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@DaveWoodX Yeah, when I was going through the questions for my own app, I kept thinking that some of the answers im… https://t.co/ANpOHolMio

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Google Workers Announce Plans to Unionize: https://t.co/qraopZHECM #mjtsaiblog

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Hazel 5
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Pop Out Timer Rejected From the App Store… https://t.co/KGGKTTpKa4

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Year of Disk Utility
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AirPods Max
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Preview i… https://t.co/pZefspnGVQ

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@z31r4m No way to know how accurate it is, but I imagine this sort of thing happens at many companies. :(

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@z31r4m I think there was another anonymous story like this about 6 months ago.

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@robmathers I’d like to do that but don’t have a good way to automate it at the moment.

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Let’s Make 2021 the Year of Disk Utility: https://t.co/imsBvLG8If #mjtsaiblog

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Amphetamine Threatened With App Store Removal: https://t.co/Ym4SSEk9xh #mjtsaiblog

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FilmNoir Rejected From the App Store: https://t.co/XqC1Lm2NT1 #mjtsaiblog

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SolarWinds Breach
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Gazelle Ending Used Device Trade-ins… https://t.co/n4LMCOUvhf

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Apple Legal vs. Prepear
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Apple Loses Copyright Claims Against Corell… https://t.co/9kbDF44nla

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Big Sur’s Narrow Alerts
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Official macOS Hosting and Amazon EC2… https://t.co/Dn4F6mFVa7

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Web Search Indexes and Ecosia in Safari
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Facebook Protests App Track… https://t.co/KWfvmy98Xr

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Big Sur Notifications
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Booting an M1 Mac From an External Disk… https://t.co/SyFkVw0JMa

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