Mac News: Apple alternative to UDID may come soon, track app use without pesky privacy issues
Apple has already provided a few clues as to what it’s going to put on the plate for developers at WWDC. One change that’s unlikely to be touted at the keynote, or even the entire conference, could prove to be the most important for app writers: an alternative to the UDID (Unique Device Identifier) that Apple started phasing out a year ago.
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Technology News: Google and Netflix Make Land Grab On Edge Of Internet
Behind the scenes, there’s a big change happening on internet. It’s something that’s mostly hidden from web surfers, but it’s becoming critical to big internet companies such as Google and Netflix.
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Programming News: Node.js meet WebMatrix
After months of hard work by the WebMatrix team, it’s exciting to introduce the release candidate of WebMatrix 2. WebMatrix 2 includes tons of new features, but today I want to give an overview of the work we’ve done to enable building applications with Node.js.
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Other News: Protect your small business from cyber attacks
Today is a golden age for small businesses. Never before could an SMB do business with anyone, in any part of the world, so easily. Making all of this possible, of course, is the Internet. But there is a downside to this. The connectivity that lets money in can let information out -– intellectual property, customer information and even financial data. One serious incident could ruin the business, so it’s vital to understand what cybercriminals are up to in order to prepare an effective defence.
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