This weeks show we discussed Apple music and Connect now seemingly going the way of “Ping”. Was connect serving a purpose that twitter didnt? The outrage of an icon change is also up for discussion and our views on advertising in podcasts.
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This Week’s Talking Points
- No, Apple Music is not deleting tracks off your hard drive — unless you tell it to
- Apple Music Connect social network to be demoted in iOS 10 overhaul
- OH NO!!!! THERE IS A NEW INSTAGRAM ICON. ITS THE END IF THE WORLD!!!!!!!! I MUST SHARE MY OUTRAGE ON SOCIAL MEDIA!!!!
Once again social media shows the world if full of idiots that need to get a life or realise another vent for their pyious outrage.
- VIV…Our future Assistant? (Video)
- Podcasts Surge, but Producers Fear Apple Isn’t Listening – The New York Times
Our thoughts on podcast advertising.
Nemo’s hardware store
John is the reviews editor from the MyMac.com website and he’s back once again this week with his hardware store looking at some essentials for those of you out there with a Macbook / Macbook one or whatever it’s called. (Overcast – 35:23)
Kensington CA1000 USB-C to USB-A Adapter
The CA1000 USB-C to USB-A Adapter allows you to connect your USB-C device to a keyboard, mouse, hard drive or other peripheral accessory with a standard USB-A port.
Kensington CH1000 USB-C 4-Port Hub
Connect your peripherals like a mouse, keyboard or flash drive using the three USB-A ports, while using the single USB-C port to connect a smartphone or tablet that features the new style of port.
IOGEAR’s HUB-C – USB-C to 4-port USB-A
Plugs into your laptop’s USB 3.1 Type-C™ port and connects up to four USB 3.0 devices. Plug the adapter into the USB Type-C port of your laptop to convert it into four USB-A ports.
Worth A Chirp
Karl : Splice – Video Editor & Movie Maker – Trim and Cut Clips & Photos – By GoPro by GoPro, Inc.
Matt: For Windows users switching to mac – http://pcunlocker.com – $29.99 – strips all passwords from any Windows PC if you have forgotten password, or just want to steal someones data…
Serenak : MultCloud.com the free on-line service that lets you manage a huge selection of on line cloud storage services now has added Mega.nz (the service that gives you 50GB free). It allows you to see all your connected cloud spaces and to move items between them etc