MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Feb 25th 2020

MacBreak Weekly 702

Baby Alex

Coronavirus vs Apple, JIF vs GIF

Records live every Tuesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 18:00 UTC.
Category: News

This Week's Stories:

  •  JIF vs GIF: The peanut butter weighs in on the pronunciation debate of the ages
  • Let's just get rid of animated GIFs and use animated PNGs instead!
  • COVID-19: Apple moves production to Taiwan, stocks down, but iPad purchases up
  • Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR Tech Deep Dive
  • Warren Buffett finally switches from flip phone to iPhone
  • Apple might maybe think about letting you use Chrome on your iPhone
  • Safari requires 13-month HTTPS certificates
  • Apple wants you to secure your router with HomeKit, but only 3 routers use it
  • Ming-Chi Kuo says Apple-designed ARM Macs coming in 2021
  • COVID-19: Apple asks shareholders to follow CDC coronavirus quarantine measures
  • Steve Jobs would have been 65 yesterday
  • Larry Tesler, the inventor of copy and paste, dies at 74
  • Bert Sutherland, who helped develop the ARPANET, dies at 83
  • Katherine Johnson, NASA mathematician dies at 101
  • How often does your TV set off your HomePod, Echo, Cortana, and Home?
  • Supreme Court: Apple must pay VirnetX $440 million
  • Apple will soon let you text someone your car keys
  • Bob Iger resigns from Disney

Picks of the Week:

  • Andy's Pick 1: Agrippina - Metropolitan Opera in HD
  • Andy's Pick 2: Spend Stack
  • Rene's Pick: Sachtler Flowtech 75: the world’s fastest tripod legs
  • Lory's Pick: Nintendo Switch Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition
  • Alex's Pick: Leica BLK360 LIDAR Imaging Laser Scanner

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