Drive Genius 5: Guardian of Your Disks

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

Drive Genius alerts you before the problem becomes crippling.

Dr. Mac says Drive Genius has proven its value to him time and time again by alerting him to potential disk drive issues he’d otherwise be oblivious to, and then repairing the damage.

UK Election Throws Encryption Erosion into Doubt

· Charlotte Henry · Editorial

Prime Minister Theresa May has called for backdoors to encryption

This is important because once one Western democracy weakens encryption, the precedent could build momentum throughout the world, leaving everyone vulnerable to bad guys.

Apple Could Own Device-Centric AI with Custom Chip

· Bryan Chaffin · The Back Page

The Apple Crystal Ball

Such a chip could give Apple a significant leg up deploying artificial intelligence, and if it succeeds, few of its competitors could respond.