MBW 692: The Digital Sputnik Voyager Dec. 18, 2019

from MacBreak Weekly (Audio)· ·

MacBreak Weekly (Audio) This Week's Stories * Mac Pro Teardown: yes, it grates cheese! * Apple patents in-screen fingerprint reader * BetterTouchTool is a great tool for MacBook Pros * Apple Makes Mac Pros for the US in Texas, the rest of the world in China * Apple dodges 15% tariff on Chinese imports * AirPods make Apple $4 Billion per quarter * HomeKit could be Apple's next big business * Three Apple products make Time's top 10 gadgets of the decade * Apple kills app that turns your iPhone into an iPod * Apple is moving to Pittsburgh * …



This Week's Stories

  • Mac Pro Teardown: yes, it grates cheese!
  • Apple patents in-screen fingerprint reader
  • BetterTouchTool is a great tool for MacBook Pros
  • Apple Makes Mac Pros for the US in Texas, the rest of the world in China
  • Apple dodges 15% tariff on Chinese imports
  • AirPods make Apple $4 Billion per quarter
  • HomeKit could be Apple's next big business
  • Three Apple products make Time's top 10 gadgets of the decade
  • Apple kills app that turns your iPhone into an iPod
  • Apple is moving to Pittsburgh
  • MKBHD's 2019 Blind Smartphone Camera Test
  • Apple buys British company to make iPhone camera better
  • Bug in iOS lets kids skirt parental controls in contacts
  • Apple Arcade deal: get 12 months for the price of 10
  • Apple Arcade gets Ultimate Rivals: The Rink
  • Apple News gets election coverage from ABC
  • Get your Christmas movie classics for cheap at the Apple store
  • Tim Cook loves monopolies!
  • Apple is hiring!
  • Apple gives free genetic screening to its employees

Picks of the Week

  • Leo's Pick: Peak Design Travel Tripod
  • Andy's Pick: Inigo Gets Out on Archive.org
  • Rene's Picks: Digital Sputnik Voyager, Snowflake Weather
  • Lory's Pick: Spirited Away
  • Alex's Pick: SKAAT Car Vent Magnet

Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Rene Ritchie, Lory Gil, and Alex Lindsay

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