This week of course Apple had a keynote event in New York and revealed a host of items, some expected (iPad), some only hoped for (Mac Minis and MacBook Airs)… Also they had an earnings call – not something we tend to get overly wrapped up in on this show but there were a couple of points of interest. Unsrprisingly there wasn’t really much other news of note to us but even so we run extra long…
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On this week’s show:
- On Twitter as @weyhan
- On GitHub as weyhan
- iOS Developer who goes by handle the Eccentric iOS developer
- Developer / Maintainer of the iOSÂ CompoÂ writing app
- @Oceanspeed on Twitter and occasionally puts Essential Apple related stuff onÂ YouTube
- @spligosh on Twitter, sometimes on theÂ Let’s Talk Apple Podcast
- New in MacBook Air
- Retina Display
- Touch ID
- 100% Recycled Aluminium
- 35% Post Consumer recycled plastic
- New in Mac mini
- 4-6 Core CPU
- Same port strategy
- Space Gray
- New in iPad Pro
- USB-C vs Lightning
- New Pencil
- New Smart Keyboard case
- New in MacBook Air
- Apple downplay Intel
- Intel vs Apple’s S-series CPU
- Intel remains supplier for modem chip
- ARM as bargaining chip against Intel
- ARM Macs
- Explain the difference between Apple’s OS variants
- Machine code
- UI Paradigm
- Apple’s OS strategy around ARM Macs
- Keep current strategy
- OS unification
- Redrawing lines
- Apple Special Event. October 30, 2018. From the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Howard Gilman Opera House. â€œHere’s what we announcedâ€ â€“Â Apple
- Apple unveiled its new iPad Pro, Pencil and MacBook at event stressing ‘creativity’ â€“Â ABC News
- Apple Reports Fourth Quarter Results â€“Â Apple
- Apple Financial Results – Q4 2018 Listen to streaming audio from the conference call, held on November 1, 2018 â€“Â Apple
- Apple tumbles 7% after earnings on light guidance â€“Â CNBC
- Jony Ive interview: Apple design guru on how he created the new iPad â€“ and the philosophy behind it â€“Â The Independent
IN THE NEWS
- Tomorrow’s World to return for one-off show â€“Â BBC News
- TunnelBear Completes 2nd Annual Independent Security Audit â€“Â TunnelBear Blog
- Yes, you should update your iPhone to iOS 12.1, but its lock screen isÂ stillÂ unsafe â€“Â HOT for Security
- Turn off Siri via the lock screen people…
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