@jonathon wrote: VLC 3.0.8 I have built and pushed VLC 3.0.8-0 to the following branches: stable testing unstable (-0.1)   x32-stable x32-testing x32-unstable (-0.1) As is always the case for a short-turnaround update, this package has had only minimal testing. Security advisory: https://www.videolan.org/security/sb-vlc308.html Release notes: https://www.videolan.org/vlc/releases/3.0.8.html Full changelog: https://www.videolan.org/developers/vlc-branch/NEWS Overlay packaging files: https://gitlab.manjaro.org/security-overlay/vlc Security: * Fix a buffer overflow in the MKV demuxer (CVE-2019-14970) * Fix a read buffer overflow in the…

Apple CEO Tim Cook and U.S. President Donald Trump met for dinner on Friday evening, and Trump has since told reporters that the two discussed the impact of U.S. tariffs on Apple products imported from China. Melania Trump, Donald Trump, and Tim Cook in August 2018 Trump said Cook “made a good case” that tariffs could put Apple at a disadvantage given that rival Samsung’s products would be less impacted by the…

Apple today sent out emails to customers about its latest Apple Pay promo, which will see the company donating $10 to the National Park Foundation for Apple Pay purchases made from the Apple Store. From August 17 to August 25, Apple will make a $10 donation with every Apple Pay purchase made at any Apple retail store, the Apple.com website, or the Apple Store app. The National Park Foundation is the charitable…

Apple Arcade, Apple’s upcoming subscription-based gaming service, was first introduced in March and is set to launch this fall. Ahead of the upcoming launch, Apple has debuted an early access program for its employees, with screenshots and details shared by 9to5Mac this morning. Apple employees are able to access Apple Arcade for $0.49 per month, with a one month free trial available. Apple Arcade games will be available on the Mac, iOS…

New leaked assets from the watchOS 6 beta suggest Apple plans to launch new ceramic and titanium Apple Watch models as early as next month. Discovered by iHelpBR, the assets belong to the initial Apple Watch setup screen animation, which resembles the rear design of the watch including the model type and the words “Designed by Apple in California.” The firmware assets clearly reference a 44mm titanium case and a 44mm ceramic…

We’re just a few weeks away from the unveiling of this year’s iPhone lineup as well as the official release of iOS 13 and Apple’s other new operating system versions, and we’re continuing to hear hardware rumors as Apple tidies up its software. Apple Card continues to roll out to more users in the U.S., while there’s a new controversy over Apple preventing users of its latest iPhones with batteries replaced outside…

@jonathon wrote: Another very large selection of packages have been updated in arch32 (about 3700 total). There are a lot of “core” packages updated and rebuilt so this will be hanging out in x32-unstable for a little while – unless there’s an overwhelming “actually it’s OK” response. Available kernels Series Version PAE linux316 3.16.72 No linux44 4.4.189 No linux49 4.9.189 No linux414 4.14.139 No linux419 4.19.67 Yes Current difference to x32-testing Full…

@philm wrote: Hello community, I am happy to announce another Testing Update. Mostly we have KDE-Git, Systemd and Kernel updates with this one. Update news This update holds the following changes: Most of our Kernel got updated. We added RT-Kernel 5.2 series We renewed some KDE-Git packages Systemd got some fixes for dbus The usual upstream updates Latest efforts by KDE can be reviewed via our current KDE-Dev ISO or current KDE-Vanilla…