MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Jan 14th 2020

MacBreak Weekly 696

Mac in a Rack

Apple at CES 2020, FBI vs Apple Redux
Records live every Tuesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 19:00 UTC.
Category: News

This Week's Stories:

  • CES 2020 was the Concept Electronics Show, full of toilet paper bots and cars that will never be made.
  • What will we do with computers in the future? Apple's 1988 vision.
  • At CES, Apple talks privacy, encryption, and child abuse.
  • Apple fights back against DOJ attempts to kill encryption.
  • Apple Accessories were everywhere at CES 2020.
  • Robots at CES 2020: from scary robot dogs to a real-life Terminator.
  • Apple steps up their recycling efforts, working toward a fully-recycled phone.
  • Rack-mounted Mac Pro now available.
  • Will Apple ever ditch Intel for AMD?
  • Apple's services score $1.4 Billion from Christmas - New Years.
  • "Pro Mode" coming to Macs.
  • The EU wants to kill Lightning ports.
  • Location-based data trackers angry at Apple.
  • Apple now accepting donations for Australian fire relief efforts.
  • Apple offers replacements for defective battery cases.

Picks of the Week:

  • Leo's Pick: How I Rip DVDs and Blu-Rays
  • Andy's Pick: XLD audio converter for Mac
  • Rene's Pick: Quasar Science Lights
  • Lory's Pick: Brydge Pro+
  • Alex's Pick: Reality Converter & 2020 - A Decade of Predictions

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