Apple’s WidgetKit update lets developers build for the lock screen and watch using the same code Vidak For Congress

Apple's WidgetKit update lets developers build for the lock screen and watch using the same code TechCrunch

At a developer briefing after Apple’s keynote address at the Worldwide Developer Conference this afternoon, the company took a closer look at the different types of widgets developers can now build for the iOS 16 lock screen. Inspired by the complications of the Apple Watch, Apple said these new widgets could help developers take important … Read more

Following Elon Musk’s lead, Texas AG investigates Twitter over bots – Vidak For Congress

Following Elon Musk's lead, Texas AG investigates Twitter over bots - TechCrunch

As Elon Musk tries to wriggle free from his obligation to buy Twitter, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton steps in to interfere for the newly minted Texan. Paxton just announced that his office is investigating how Twitter can “mislead Texans” about the number of automated bots on its platform. “It matters not only to regular … Read more

Dynamic access management company Opal has received $10 million in funding

In a $10 million Series A fundraising round headed by Greylock, Opal is a platform that decentralizes access management for business clients. Opal’s CEO Stephen Cobbe said the money raised will go toward increasing the company’s 25-person workforce. It’s Cobbe’s belief that firms give away too much access to systems. To his point, a 2021 … Read more