MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Jan 18th 2022

MacBreak Weekly 801

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Safari bug, Netherlands App Store ruling, Apple Watch ads

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Category: News

Safari bug, Netherlands App Store ruling, Apple Watch ads

  •  Microsoft will buy Activision Blizzard, a bet on games being central to the internet’s future.
  •  Safari bug can leak some of your Google account info and recent browsing history
  •  Netherlands App Store ruling: Apple will allow alternative payment methods, but developers must maintain a separate app binary
  •  Possibility of huge changes to App Store as US antitrust bill proceeds to committee
  •  Senate Judiciary Committee will consider The American Innovation and Choice Online Act this week; Tim Cook personally lobbying Senate Judiciary Committee against it
  •  Apple Watch Series 7 | 911 | Apple
  •  Apple Watch “911: Bob”
  •  Detectives | Cinematic mode | iPhone 13 Pro | Apple
  •  iPhone 14 Pro now rumored to feature ‘hole + pill design’ instead of notch
  •  Likely new iPhone SE and iPad Air models appear in Eurasian database
  •  Report: iPad Air 5 with 5G, Center Stage camera, and more coming this spring
  •  Report: ‘iPhone SE+ 5G’ coming this year followed by the larger model in 2023
  •  Locket, an app for sharing photos to friends’ home screens, hits the top of the App Store
  •  Microsoft Releases Office for Mac Update With Full Apple Silicon Support in Excel
  •  Tesla refuses to adopt CarPlay, but this developer has a workaround
  •  Aerial app for Mac updated with tvOS 15 screensavers and new features

Picks of the Week

  •  Rene's Pick: Above Avalon
  •  Andy's Pick: Multiselect for YouTube, U.S. free COVID tests
  •  Alex's Pick: Live Video in Keynote

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