Preventing cryptocurrency mining is crucial on iOS because this untethered mining operations can easily overheat or destroy batteries -or even devices if the battery case deforms, leaks, or catches fire.
Trump remains isolated as G7 summit enters final day
Macron, who appeared to have built a warm relationship, said the "G6" leaders would not spark a fight at the summit. Trump said he pushed for the elimination of trade barriers, including subsidies and tariffs, at the G-7 meeting.
Apple's recently updated developer guidelines include a message meant to ward off would-be cryptocurrency miners. "Apps, including any third party advertisements displayed within them, may not run unrelated background processes, such as cryptocurrency mining", the new guideline reads. It should be noted that the upcoming smartphones such as HTC Exodus and the Sirin Finney that support Blockchain will also not be able to have power to handle cryptocurrency mining.
The update also attempts to halt rising concerns referred to as phone cryptojacking.
(Kitco News) - Tech giant Apple has taken a major step against cryptocurrencies by outlawing digital mining on all of its devices, including iPhones, iPads, iMacs, MacBook Pros, and others. This could give Apple grounds to remove the Onavo app, although the software is still available despite the rules kicking in last week.
The internet trolls IHOP after name change
The restaurant chain announced Monday, June 11, that it is officially changing its name to IHOb - International House of Burgers . IHOP baited the public a week ago saying it was changing its last initial to "B" in a rebranding exercise.
Section 2.4.2 of Hardware Compatibility now states, "Design your app to use power efficiently". Similarly, apps involved in initial coin offerings, bitcoin futures trading, or other cryptocurrency securities trading need to be from the banks, firms, or other approved financial institutions.
As reported earlier today, Apple's crackdown on App Store privacy bans applications that "collect information about which other apps are installed on a user's device for the purposes of analytics or advertising/marketing".
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Ubisoft shows off Assassin's Creed Odyssey & The Division 2
In terms of a release date , Ubisoft is expected to release Assassin's Creed Odyssey in 2018 and The Division 2 early next year. The leaks continue to roll out ahead of E3 reveals, with Assassin's Creed Odyssey yet again being caught in the center of them.