MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Aug 9th 2022

MacBreak Weekly 830

A Latte and a Baked Good

Apple TV+, iOS 16 Battery Icon, iCloud

Records live every Tuesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 19:00 UTC.
Category: News
  • Ted Lasso stars thought no one would watch Apple TV+.
  • Apple kept Ben Stiller in the dark over 'Severance' viewership.
  • Apple TV+ aims for Pixar highs with the launch of its first major animated feature film ‘Luck.’
  • Apple in talks to acquire streaming rights for Big Ten athletics, report says.
  • iOS 16 beta 5 finally adds the battery percentage to the status bar.
  • Comment: The problem with the iOS 16 battery percentage icon.
  • Kuo: iPhone 14 series not facing impacts on supply chain as mass production and shipment schedule are on track.
  • iMessage and the Secret Service.
  • iCloud class action lawsuit sees Apple agree to pay $14.8M to paid tier subscribers.
  • Samsung Display and LG Display developing OLEDoS and LEDoS techs.
  • Beats partners with Kim Kardashian on new neutral Beats Fit Pro colors.
  • Steve Jobs' turtleneck designer Issey Miyake dies aged 84.
  • OtterBox now offers $150 for broken iPhone screens when using these screen protectors.
  • AppLovin offers to buy Unity Software for $17.5B in all-stock deal.
  • Find My has a new sound alert with iOS 16 beta 5, here’s how it sounds.

Picks of the Week:

  • Jason's Pick: Firestar Toys
  • Andy's Pick: Week of 8/8 - Free Concerts in Boston Common
  • Leo's Pick: Übersicht Widgets
  • Alex's Pick: Farplay

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