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In macOS 11.4 update Apple has fixed the excessive M1 Mac SSD wear reporting issue noticed in February (William Gallagher/AppleInsider)

William Gallagher / AppleInsider:In macOS 11.4 update Apple has fixed the excessive M1 Mac SSD wear reporting issue noticed in February  —  Previous issues surrounding reporting tools reporting heavy wear on SSDs in Apple Silicon Macs now appear to be fixed in macOS 11.4  —  Solid State Drives (SSDs) … Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210605/p11#a210605p11

Square partners with Blockstream, says it will invest $5M to build a solar-powered Bitcoin mining facility at a Blockstream Mining site in the US (Elizabeth Rembert/Bloomberg)

Elizabeth Rembert / Bloomberg:Square partners with Blockstream, says it will invest $5M to build a solar-powered Bitcoin mining facility at a Blockstream Mining site in the US  —  Square Inc. will invest $5 million to build a solar-powered Bitcoin mining facility at a Blockstream Mining site in the U.S. through a partnership with the blockchain …

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Sources: Apple to announce better multitasking and widget placement for iPadOS, status-based notification alerts, an improved Messages app, and more at WWDC (Mark Gurman/Bloomberg)

Mark Gurman / Bloomberg:Sources: Apple to announce better multitasking and widget placement for iPadOS, status-based notification alerts, an improved Messages app, and more at WWDC  —  – Company pitching to developers amid uproar over App Store  — Messages, Health apps among those gaining new capabilities Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210605/p7#a210605p7

Intuit Reports Third Quarter Results and Raises Full Year Guidance; Grows Small Business Online Ecosystem Revenue 28 Percent in Third Quarter – Business Wire

Intuit Reports Third Quarter Results and Raises Full Year Guidance; Grows Small Business Online Ecosystem Revenue 28 Percent in Third Quarter  Business Wire Source: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210525005789/en/Intuit-Reports-Third-Quarter-Results-and-Raises-Full-Year-Guidance-Grows-Small-Business-Online-Ecosystem-Revenue-28-Percent-in-Third-Quarter

Several companies and clinicians are using VR therapy, which has shown success in treating PTSD, to treat other disorders like social anxiety and phobias (Dani Blum/New York Times)

Dani Blum / New York Times:Several companies and clinicians are using VR therapy, which has shown success in treating PTSD, to treat other disorders like social anxiety and phobias  —  An experimental treatment seems poised to address a dire mental health crisis.  —  When a Veterans Affairs therapist first suggested … Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210605/p4#a210605p4

Analysis: Palantir’s Alexander Karp got compensation worth $1.1B last year and DoorDash’s Tony Xu got $400M, both among the biggest CEO pay packages since 2007 (Theo Francis/Wall Street Journal)

Theo Francis / Wall Street Journal:Analysis: Palantir’s Alexander Karp got compensation worth $1.1B last year and DoorDash’s Tony Xu got $400M, both among the biggest CEO pay packages since 2007  —  Data-analysis company’s Alexander Karp and meal deliverer’s Tony Xu received compensation far exceeding that of S&P 500 CEOs Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210605/p3#a210605p3