MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Dec 29th 2020

MacBreak Weekly 746

The Year in Review

A retrospective conversation about Apple in 2020
Records live every Tuesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 18:00 UTC.
Category: News

A retrospective conversation about Apple in 2020

  •  Production starts to slow due to COVID-19
  •  Apple closes offices & stores in China due to COVID-19
  •  Kuo outlines the issues facing iPhone production during coronavirus outbreak
  •  Apple’s Cook Outlines ‘Slower Return to Normal’ in Memo to Staff
  •  Investor update on quarterly guidance
  •  Apple announces virtual WWDC
  •  Apple updates MacBook Air
  •  Apple updates iPad Pro with LiDAR and Trackpad support
  •  Apple releases COVID-19 app
  •  Apple and Google partner for COVID-19 tracing tech
  •  Apple reveals iPhone SE
  •  Apple shipping custom face shields to medical workers as mask donations cross 20M
  •  Apple kills the butterfly keyboard
  •  Apple announces Apple silicon transition
  •  Apple reveals iOS 14
  •  Apple reveals watchOS 7
  •  Apple reveals iPadOS 14
  •  Apple reveals macOS Big Sur
  •  Phil Schiller advances to Apple Fellow
  •  Apple vs. Epic begins
  •  Apple unveils Apple Watch Series 6
  •  Apple unveils Apple Watch SE
  •  Apple unveils iPad Air
  •  Apple announces Apple One subscription service
  •  Apple launches App Store appeals process
  •  Epic Games, Spotify, and Tile Form 'Coalition for App Fairness' to 'Fight Back' Against Apple
  •  Apple unveils iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12
  •  Apple unveils iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max
  •  Apple unveils HomePod mini
  •  Apple unveils new iPad Air
  • Apple unveils M1 Apple Silicon
  •  Apple unveils new MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro, and Mac mini powered by M1
  •  Apple announces App Store Small Business Program
  •  Apple Defends Delay of Privacy Feature, Slams Facebook
  •  Apple unveils AirPods Max
  •  Reuters: Apple targets car production by 2024 and eyes 'next level' battery technology - sources
  •  Los Angeles Vaccine Recipients Can Put the Proof in Apple Wallet
  • iPhone workers given the choice of forced labor or being sent to detention centers, says report'
  • Developers now receiving App Store Small Business Program confirmation emails
  • Epic Games continues ‘Free Fortnite’ campaign with Apple-inspired press pack sent to influencers

Picks of the Week

  •  Leo's pick: mikme pocket
  • Andy's picks: Hazel automatic file manager for macOS
  • Rene's picks: AirPods Max Shield Case

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