Essential Apple Podcast 93: Summertime Blues
The Essentially Interrupted Edition
Recorded 24th June 2018
For a change, I thought I would have a panel of guests and do a “round table” show. Everyone I asked seemed to be busy - England World Cup Game, Canadian Public Holidays, summertime family outings, vacations in the wilds - I thought I was going to be without any guests at all (hence the show title). Despite my initial fears however, I have garnered guests galore. I am pleased to welcome back Steve Hammond (@Stevehammond), Donny Yankellow (@rtteachr) and Nick Riley (@Spligosh) to help me delve into the multitude of stories that broke this week. Why not come and join the Slack community? You can now just click on this Slackroom Link to sign up and join in the chatter!
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On this week's show:
- On Twitter as @rtteachr
- Donny’s Books
- Donny’s Website
- Donny on iBooks (Coming to the UK and Canada soon)
- Donny’s Sticker Packs (US, UK, Canada)
- Donny’s Junior Typer (US only)
- On Twitter as @spligosh
- Let’s Talk Apple Podcast
- Writer and reviewer on MyMac.com
- Computer geek and hobby photographer
- On Twitter as @stevehammond
- Thieves make off with $100k worth of Apple products after rappelling through Best Buy roof – 9to5Mac
- Why Apple’s AirPower Wireless Charger Is Taking So Long to Make – Bloomberg
- Apple finally acknowledges its new MacBook keyboards suck – Cult of Mac
- A hacker figured out how to brute force iPhone passcodes – ZDNet
- Apple iOS Passcode Crack Revealed by Security Researcher. Watch the Exploit in Action– Fortune
- BUT... Seems all may not be as first reported...
- macOS Quick Look flaw leaks encrypted data – Cult of Mac
- Facebook plans free training for small businesses struggling with user privacy – IT Pro
IN THE NEWS
- EU Toys With Blowing Up the Internet as We Know It – Popular Mechanics
- World's tiniest 'computer' makes a grain of rice seem massive – Engadget
- Logitech's school-targeted Crayon stylus is so good, Apple should copy it for iPad – CNET
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