Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourkes teenage hacker life

The kids who hacked Apple are getting off light with some probation and hopefully a lesson well learned. Image: Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images One sharp Australian teen caught a break this week after being caught hacking tech giant Apple.  The 17-year-old Adelaide student was one of two teens who were charged with hacking Apple twice, once in 2015 and once in 2017, and downloading a digital ton of internal documents.  After putting the teen on nine months of probation instead of jail time, Magistrate David White said, according to ABC News Australia: “He is clearly someone who is a gifted individual when it comes to information technology, that being said, those who have this advantage of being gifted doesn’t …

Is the 2018 MacBook Pro Apple’s best laptop yet? We break it down for you

Apple says the improved keyboards in the new 2019 MacBook Pros shouldn't have the key-repeating issue many users have experienced. Image: dustin drankoski / mashable Apple just refreshed its 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and 15-inch MacBook Pros with powerful new Intel processors. That’s cool — faster performance is always appreciated especially if you do things like video editing — but the most important change is to the controversial “butterfly” keyboards. Apple says it’s improved the keyboards so that a single-press doesn’t produce double keystrokes. SEE ALSO: Apple 15″ MacBook Pro (2018) review: Serious power for a select few Though Apple maintains that most MacBook Pro owners haven’t experienced any keyboard issues, it nevertheless made changes. Apple was likely prompted …