Recorded 10th December 2017
We are now well into December, there is even snow here in Suffolk today so Christmas is â€œofficially sanctionedâ€ and still Mark refrains from breaking out the Quoâ€¦ Also Patreon did some sort of U turn and say if you arenâ€™t receiving â€œlife changingâ€ amounts of donations they donâ€™t really want your businessâ€¦ Plus Apple TV, SSDs, ARM laptops and more.
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On this weekâ€™s show:
- More from Simon on his SSD migrationâ€¦
- Amazon Comes to Apple TV
- Apple TV comes to Apple TV. Even if a BBC iPlayer update gave it away!
- Apple claims it can gather data without violating the privacy of its users â€“ Digital Trends
- Apple commits â€˜Turi Createâ€™ machine learning development tool to GitHub â€“ AppleInsider
- Jony Ive is retaking control of Appleâ€™s design team after two years in hands-off role â€“ The Verge
- Apple patches HomeKit bug that left smart locks vulnerable â€“ Cult of Mac
- Qualcommâ€™s Snapdragon 845 keeps your next phone more secure than ever â€“ Digital Trends
- ARM Powered Laptops are comingâ€¦ â€“ The Verge
IN THE NEWS
- Patreon defends new pricing after user uproar â€“ The Verge
- And from Engadget
- An article explaining how Patreon view their model â€“ Brian Balfour
- Note that @jackconte CEO of is now â€œconsideringâ€ according to this pinned tweet Perhaps there is still time for them to change course!
WORTH A CHIRP
- Affinity Photo: â€˜Appleâ€™s best iPad app of 2017â€™ is half price â€“ Amateur Photographer
Nemoâ€™s Hardware Store (29:33)
Cutie Melon Moment (58:05)
- iPhone 7 Plus
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