This week, in the wake of the Apple “It’s Showtime” 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 not… 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 show… Very much appreciated.
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Recorded 31st March 2019
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On this week’s show:
- Industry Analyst at Creative Strategies
- Writer and podcaster with Tech.pinions
- On Twitter as @caro_milanesi
- Apple announce News+, Arcade, Card, TV+ and original content – Apple
- Apple’s AirPower wireless charging mat officially canceled – Cnet
- Steven Sinofsky @stevesi – Twiter
- Apple hires Tesla’s head of electric powertrains in effort to bring electric car to market – electrek
SECURITY & PRIVACY
- Tough cookies: MEPs call for EU websites to be scrubbed of trackers – The Register
- Article 13: EU passes copyright directive which will lead to a more censored internet – Private Internet Access
- Facebook’s Zuckerberg Calls for Global Internet Regulations – Bloomberg
- Yet ironically – US charges Facebook with high-tech housing discrimination – ABC News
WORTH A CHIRP / ESSENTIAL TIPS
- Cardhop for iOS makes contact management quick and simple – 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 – Daily Mail Online
Nemo’s Hardware Store
- No Hardware Store this week – Nemo was otherwise engaged
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