MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

May 21st 2024

MacBreak Weekly 922

Crossing the Snell Line

Copilot+ PCs, iOS 17.5, macOS Sonoma 14.5

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

Microsoft unveiled its new Copilot+ PCs to compete with Apple's MacBook Air. Apple released an update to iOS that fixes the issue of deleted photos reappearing, or as most articles are fixated on, deleted NSFW photos. And could new Mac Studio and Mac Pros be released in 2025?

  • Scarlett Johansson was 'shocked, angered' by ChatGPT voice that sounded like her.
  • Microsoft unveils Copilot+ PCs with generative AI capabilities baked in.
  • I tried Microsoft’s new AI-Focused PCs. Windows is exciting again.
  • iOS 17.5 is allegedly resurfacing pictures that were deleted years ago.
  • Apple says its latest iOS update fixes the issue that caused some NSFW deleted photos to reappear.
  • macOS Sonoma 14.5 is the best release this cycle.
  • iPad Pro 13’s hide a repairability win, still hard to fix.
  • Mac Studio, Mac Pro will be released in 2025.
  • Secret meeting between Apple and TSMC reported, possibly to reserve all 2nm capacity.
  • Apple’s 27% app store fee plan gets skeptical reception by judge.
  • The forged Apple employee badge.

Picks of the Week:

  • Leo's Pick: WWDC Index
  • Jason's Pick: Provenance
  • Andy's Pick: PGYTECH SD Card Case & Reader

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