Apple’s Mac Studio is a new desktop for creative professionals

Apple has announced the Mac Studio, a desktop system that looks like the Mac Mini on the outside but packs a lot more power on the inside. The Mac Studio features both Apple’s M1 Max chip and a new, even more powerful processor, the M1 Ultra. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2022/3/8/22962081/apple-mac-studio-m1-max-ultra-price-specs-processor-release-date

Apple TV+ is now available on Comcast Xfinity

Apple TV+ has reached one of its last frontiers: the American cable subscriber. As promised, Apple’s streaming service is now available across Comcast’s Xfinity platforms, including the Xfinity X1 set-top, XClass TVs and the Xfinity Flex streaming service. via Technology and News Today https://www.engadget.com/apple-tv-plus-comcast-xfinity-x1-flex-xclass-tv-161729218.html

Samsung confirms hackers stole Galaxy source code

Hackers have successfully stolen internal company data and source code for Galaxy devices from Samsung, the South Korean tech giant confirmed today. News of the breach was first reported earlier this month, with a hacking outfit named Lapsus$ claiming responsibility. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2022/3/7/22965220/samsung-hack-lapsus-galaxy-source-code-confirmed-nvidia

PayPal suspends services in Russia amid Ukraine invasion

Amid the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, PayPal has temporarily stopped offering its services in Russia, according to Reuters. In a tweet spotted by The Verge, Ukraine’s Vice Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov shared a letter from PayPal CEO Dan Schulman confirming the move. via Technology and News Today https://www.engadget.com/paypal-suspends-services-russia-193756988.html