MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Feb 13th 2024

MacBreak Weekly 908

Crisco & Karo

Vision Pro Privacy, European Union, Jon Stewart

Records live every Tuesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 18:00 UTC.
Category: News

Jason published his review of the Apple Vision Pro on! Are there privacy concerns when using the Apple Vision Pro? Jon Stewart says Apple canceled his show because of "things that might get me in trouble." And iOS 17.4 adds a 'virtual card number' feature to Apple Cash.

  • Apple Vision Pro review: Eyes on the future.
  • Apple shares an in-depth look at Vision Pro privacy in new paper.
  • The Vision Pro's scary side effect: Apple's new VR goggles may rewire our brains in some unexpected ways.
  • Seeing the World through Digital Prisms: psychological implications of passthrough video usage in mixed reality.
  • Apple iMessage, Microsoft Bing dodge EU’s big tech crackdown.
  • FCC commissioner wants to investigate Apple over Beeper Mini shutdown.
  • Jon Stewart says Apple TV+ canceled his show because ‘They didn’t want me to say things that might get me in trouble.’
  • Apple overhauls its entire Windows app suite, including iCloud and Apple Music.
  • Apple made an AI image tool that lets you make edits by describing them.
  • iOS 17.4 adds new ‘Virtual Card Number’ feature to Apple Cash.
  • Apple releases a new 15-minute short film, shot on the iPhone 15 Pro Max.
  • $300 Vision Pro developer strap is just an expensive USB2 device.
  • The Apple Vision Pro Developer Strap is Thunderbolt capable, not USB 2.0 only.

Picks of the Week:

  • Leo's Pick: A built-in workaround for applications hiding under the MacBook Pro notch.
  • Jason's Pick: Dial M for Murder
  • Andy's Pick: Superlist
  • Alex's Pick: Stalman Clamp

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