MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Jun 30th 2020

MacBreak Weekly 720

Microsoft's Riding Mower

The most important stories from WWDC 2020
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Category: News

The most important stories from WWDC 2020

The Week's Stores:

  • In a post-PC world, does it really matter what chips are in Macs?
  • Related: Microsoft closes their retail stores
  • Will the new Apple hardware require a signed operating system? 
  • WWDC should be virtual every year
  • Macs will lose Boot Camp - how will Windows work in virtualization? 
  • How much will macOS merge with iOS? 
  • Will Macs get a touchscreen? 
  • Computing in the cloud is the future
  • Apple ARKit will change how we see the world
  • Apple makes small improvements to their App review processes
  • watchOS adds handwashing sleep tracking, and dance - where is our teeth brushing app? 
  • The death of macOS 10 echoes the death of Mac OS 9
  • macOS 11 design echoes iOS, and seems suspiciously touch-friendly
  • iOS 14 just started making people very worried about ad tracking
  • Ming-Chi Kuo: 13" MacBook Pro and 24" iMac will be the 1st Apple Silicon Macs
  • Should you buy an Intel Mac now? should you risk buying the 1st ARM Mac? 
  • Apple Design Award winners
  • No charger with the iPhone 12 - does this mean it won't have a charging port? 

Picks of the Week

  • Andy's Pick: Carl Reiner dies at 98: read his memoirs, particularly in audiobook...starting with "My Anecdotal Life"
  • Rene's Pick: Rene's Apple iOS 14 & Privacy Interview
  • Leo's Pick: 1st Space Force launch

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