Episode 51

51: Beating Apple Rumours


June 2nd, 2017

43 mins 42 secs

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About this Episode

This week we discuss an old, new app, an 12k$ hourglass, do a full round-up of iPhone 8 rumours and list our 10 predictions for WWDC 2017.


Dash for iOS: Back on the App Store - Kapeli Blog

RGBA: 23: Feel the Burn
RGBA: 24: My Phone Kinda Burns

NewsBlur now supports the new JSON Feed spec - The NewsBlur Blog

Feedbin Supports JSON Feed!


Envision a World with Thunderbolt 3 Technology Everywhere

Apple’s Self-Driving Car Spotted on 101 in Palo Alto - YouTube

The Marc Newson Hourglass For HODINKEE

How Anker is beating Apple and Samsung at their own accessory game - The Verge

Podcaster Pro by Adam Curry – Indiegogo

Rumours Corner

Benjamin Geskin on Twitter: "#iPhone8 Clone From China. (Based on early prototype model) https://t.co/OdsGfL8PZl"

Exclusive: First iPhone 8 Dummy Hands-on Video - YouTube

Alibaba iPhone 7S and 8 Cases

Touch ID integrated into display, said TSMC - DigiTimes

Benjamin Geskin on Twitter: "2017 iPad Pro 10.5' & iPad Pro 12.9' cases. (No new iPad mini this year) https://t.co/Ft3FH48Yzy"

Apple Is Working on a Dedicated Chip to Power AI on Devices - Bloomberg

WWDC Predictions

 Pay though iMessage
More Siri intents (Audio for Overcast, for example)
Group FaceTime
Retina screen
iCloud free storage upgrade

Redesigned drawer for app switcher
Dark Mode (iOS and macOS)
iPhone 8 teaser video
Siri in a Can (including Homekit stuff, screen, reusing the iPad mini screen)
New MacBooks, all of them


Awesome theme song by Jim Kulakowski | Photo by Goh Rhy Yan

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