Recorded 31st March 2019
This week, in the wake of the Apple â€œIt’s Showtimeâ€ keynote, and with the luxury of a few days to mull it all over, I am joined by very special guest Carolina Milanesi of Creative Strategies and Tech.pinions to examine what was hot and what was notâ€¦ and consider why so much of it felt like it wasn’t fully baked yet. Plus, as always, a few other stories from the tech sphere.
A special thank you shout out to Allister Jenks (@zkarj) for his special donation to support the showâ€¦ Very much appreciated.
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On this weekâ€™s show:
- Industry Analyst at Creative Strategies
- Writer and podcaster with Tech.pinions
- On Twitter as @caro_milanesi
- Apple announce ï£¿News+, ï£¿Arcade, ï£¿Card, ï£¿TV+ and original content â€“ Apple
- Apple’s AirPower wireless charging mat officially canceled â€“ Cnet
- Steven Sinofsky @stevesi â€“ Twiter
- Apple hires Teslaâ€™s head of electric powertrains in effort to bring electric car to market â€“ electrek
SECURITY & PRIVACY
- Tough cookies: MEPs call for EU websites to be scrubbed of trackers â€“ The Register
- Article 13: EU passes copyright directive which will lead to a more censored internet â€“ Private Internet Access
- Facebook’s Zuckerberg Calls for Global Internet Regulations â€“ Bloomberg
- Yet ironically â€“ US charges Facebook with high-tech housing discrimination â€“ ABC News
WORTH A CHIRP / ESSENTIAL TIPS
- Cardhop for iOS makes contact management quick and simple â€“ Cult of Mac
- From Allister (@zkarj) For Luminar users… I found this video incredibly informative. Not only for the topic it claims to be about, as there are a few other useful tips in there – YouTube
JUST A SNIPPET
For things that are not worth more than a flypast
- Mother and her daughter rescued with new police tool â€“ Daily Mail Online
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