MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Aug 4th 2020

MacBreak Weekly 725

The Last Great Mac

Apple Is #1, the Final Intel iMac, Goodbye Phil Schiller
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Category: News

Apple Is #1, the Final Intel iMac, Goodbye Phil Schiller

The Week's Stories:

  • Phil Schiller becomes Apple Fellow; Steve Jobs-Wozniak promoted to Senior VP of Marketing
  • It's the final Intel Mac! We price out the 2020 27-Inch iMac
  • Who will buy the final Intel iMac? Quite a few people. Here's our list of people who should run out and buy this.
  • Apple third-quarter results turn Apple into the most valuable company in the world
  • Unpatchable exploit found on Apple Secure Enclave chip
  • 17-year-old hacker arrested as the mastermind of Twitter hack
  • Apple suspends Charlie Monroe's developer account without notice; Downie and other apps fail to launch due to "improperly signed app"
  • iPhone 12 not coming out until October 2020
  • Apple buys Mobiwave
  • Ewan MacGregor's electric Easy Rider comes to AppleTV+
  • Oprah Winfrey is the first guest editor of Apple News
  • Warren Buffet's stake in Apple has tripled in value to $104 billion
  • Microsoft xCloud not coming to iOS due to App Store policies
  • Mr. Cook Goes to Washington: what comes next?
  • SpaceX astronauts used AirDrop to fix a problem during their return to Earth

Picks of the Week: 

  • Leo's Pick: GitHub - felixrieseberg/macintosh.js
  • Andy's Pick: iStatistica Pro
  • Rene's Pick: Gerald Undone
  • Lory's Pick: Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black man: Emmanuel Acho

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