The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @mjtsai ever

July 2021

@gruber @OhMDee In some situations, Apple News does intercept arbitrary URLs from the browser: mjtsai.com/blog/2020/08/1…

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GitHub Copilot and Copyright
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Password Reset iCloud Account Vulnerab… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Avalanche Can Import Google Photos Libraries: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/3…

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Safari Extension Rejected Because Developer Not “Reputable”: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/3…

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Implementing a Focusable Text Field in SwiftUI: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/3…

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Token Authentication Requirements for Git Operations: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/3…

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Apple Subpoenas Coalition for App Fairness: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/3…

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1Password Takes Second Round of Venture Capital: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/2…

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Developer Account Terminated After Reporting Security Issue
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Apple S… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Safari 15 Changes in Beta 4
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Safari Frustrations… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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toothfairymac ToothFairy 2.7.4, the easiest way to connect Bluetooth devices to your Mac, improves compatibility with the macOS 1… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@DamienPetrilli I agree, but it would be better than nothing.

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@om @mgsiegler @msg Weather Line, Weather Strip, Hello Weather.

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Apple Business Model: A Naive Nostalgic Look
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Inside Apple’s CSAT Solutions Repair Depot: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/2…

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Developer Account Terminated After Reporting Security Issue: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/2…

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@mmunz @Apple And it’s 12.44 GB if you want to download a copy of the installer for later testing. No standalone updaters to download.

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Apple Business Model: A Naive Nostalgic Look: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/2…

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Smaller Preferences Tab Icons in Big Sur: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/2…

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The scroll bar is invisible, so there’s no indication that there’s anything else below. So it probably auto gathere… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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After testing this some more, I think this may have been a combination of Autogather and a UI issue. Perhaps my bug… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Feedback Assistant on Monterey is no longer offering me the choice of attaching a sysdiagnose. When I submitted the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@ConfusedVorlon That just happened to me, too. Big Sur bug reported as fixed in Monterey, but it’s actually more broken than before, now.

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iDOS Emulator to Be Removed From the App Store: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/2…

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@NSExceptional The tools are out of date when we need them most.

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@SheriefFYI I don’t know, but what’s thought of as cool can change. Facebook didn’t even ruin its product, but now… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@SheriefFYI Presumably they care more about revenue/profit. But even looking at ARPU, an unhappy customer will upgr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@SheriefFYI Yes, at least in the short term, they can keep doing user-hostile stuff that tries to increase revenue… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@SheriefFYI Not clear to me whether this is actually happening in this case, but hypothetically if it were a questi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@SheriefFYI There was halo effect for the entire Apple ecosystem from doing a good job of running the podcasts dire… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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New Apple Podcasts App Still Unreliable: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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@nickheer It’s so unclear what they are actually doing and what will happen to people relying the program, but at l… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Pocket Casts Acquired by Automattic: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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iOS Zero-day to Steal Authentication Cookies: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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Remote Work and Apple and Microsoft
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Apple vs. Security Researchers… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Distributing Unnotarized Mac Apps in an RTFD File: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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Big Sur Proxy Icon
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Microsoft’s Meeting With Jobs… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@theevilbit @mxswd @b3ll Screensavers, at least, are now run in a sandbox, right?

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@mxswd @b3ll @theevilbit It seems like he is saying that this is happening even without the library validation entitlement.

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BlueMail Antitrust Case Against Apple Dismissed
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Universal Purchase… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Twitter Changes Fleets and Replies: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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More Trouble With the Apple Security Bounty: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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Bypassing TCC By Changing the Environment: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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Overview of TCC Bypasses by Accident and Design: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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TeamViewer Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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eaglefiler EagleFiler 1.9.5 adds support for the macOS 12 beta, captures from more Web browsers, improves e-mail handling spee… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@NSExceptional My understanding is that there are physical properties of the lens that limit the effective resoluti… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@NSExceptional Do more megapixels really make much difference with phone-sized optics?

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Gatekeeper and File Quarantine Bypass: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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Dynamic Libraries Bypass Gatekeeper: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/1…

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@jmfd So is a lot of the software now, too.

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Pulse Network Logger Goes Open Source: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Migrating 2FA Codes From Authy to iCloud Keychain: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Remixing Old Tracks in Spatial Audio
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GitHub Copilot and Copyright… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Generic Test Classes in Xcode 12.5: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Microsoft’s April 1998 Meeting With Steve Jobs: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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@jackbrewster Yep, working on a post for tomorrow. Thanks.

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Audacity’s New Privacy Policy
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Software Vulnerabilities in the Boeing 787: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Apple to Decentralize From Silicon Valley: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Apple to Decentralize From Silicon Valley: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Apple to Decentralize From Silicon Valley: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Apple to Decentralize From Silicon Valley: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Didi Chuxing Removed From Chinese App Store: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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altool Update and notarytool
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EU Competition Chief on iOS Sideloadin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@tclementdev Windows don’t meet the edge of the menu bar, either. :(

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@DamienPetrilli This seems so obvious, and in theory is an advantage the App Store could offer, so I’ve been wonder… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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spamsieve SpamSieve 2.9.44 adds support for the forthcoming macOS 11.5 and macOS 12.0, improves filtering accuracy, and more:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@LalitBar @gruber In STP 127, I see the same behavior for horizontal and vertical drags. What seems to matter is ho… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@LalitBar @gruber I’m not sure whether that’s new or it worked that way in earlier betas and I didn’t realize becau… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@galooticus You should be able to access the same AppKit stuff using osascript and AppleScriptObjC.

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@rosyna It’s great that notarytool is standalone. Uploading to S3 works well for me with other apps, so perhaps I s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@rosyna altool from Xcode 12.5.1. Is there a transport that is more reliable? I think you had recommended DAV befor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@vhgalvao Just added that one this afternoon, thanks!

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EU Competition Chief on iOS Sideloading: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Custom Fonts in iOS and macOS apps: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Safari 15
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Remote Work and Apple and Microsoft… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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macOS 12 Monterey Public Beta
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Google Sunsets the APK Format for New… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Apple Attacks Sideloading
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Reviews of the First M1 Macs… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Dissecting the Apple M1 GPU
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Shared Shortcuts URLs Broken… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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APFS Volume Names Are Still a Unicode Mess: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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Google Sunsets the APK Format for New Android Apps: mjtsai.com/blog/2021/07/0…

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