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Apple Removes ‘TV Remote’ App in Favour of Control Centre Feature

Filipe Espósito, 9to5Mac: Apple today silently removed its “Apple TV Rem...

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Live Music for a Time Without Stages

It has been over six months since the last live music performance with s...

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Quibi Launches Apps for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Google TV

Todd Spangler, Variety: Quibi’s quick-bite originals are now streaming o...

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Fourth Beta of iOS 14.2 Includes New Wallpapers

Writing the last post left me feeling like I needed a lighter counterpoi...

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The U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Case Against Google

One of the overarching themes about the many terrible things the current...

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iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro Reviews Are Live

The embargo lifted today on reviews of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro, ...

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Aundre Larrow’s Portrait Photography on the iPhone 12 Pro

This collection of photos by Aundre Larrow is wildly impressive — mostly...

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Charging Bricks and Headphones Now Sold Separately

Jon Porter, the Verge: Apple’s new iPhone 12 lineup will ship without wa...

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Point Person

Allow me to gratuitously self-quote: Yet, one of the drawbacks of a gold...

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5G Is Still Mostly Made of Unwarranted Hype

Dieter Bohn, the Verge: Except I’m not baffled, not really...

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⌥ New iPhone Day 2020

This year’s iPhone announcements were special for me because it is the f...

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University of Michigan Study Indicates Effect of Stay-At-Home Orders on Noise Exposure

The University of Michigan: Researchers at U-M’s School of Public Health...

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Seven Countries Jointly Issue Statement Calling for Encryption Back Doors

The heads of law enforcement agencies in Australia, Canada, New Zealand,...

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Apple Shares More Details About Its A14 Processor

In this piece published on the eve of the introduction of a slew of new ...

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Four Million Canadians Have Installed the National COVID Alert App

The app works in seven Canadian provinces and is close to launching in N...

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The New York Times Reviews ‘The Tangled Web We Weave’

Margaret O’Mara, New York Times: Fast-forward five decades, and Big Tech...

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Podcasts Are a New Resource for Ad Tech Firms to Strip-Mine

Adrianne Jeffries, the Markup: In 2014, the podcast “Serial” debuted, in...

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Microsoft Told Employees It Plans to Bring Xbox Game Pass to iOS Through the Web

Ashley Stewart, Business Insider: Microsoft’s gaming boss Phil Spencer t...

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Assorted Thoughts on the Big Antitrust Report

I have now read the antitrust report about one-and-a-half times and I ca...

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Fear and Loathing of App Review

Sean Hollister, the Verge: We’ve known for months that WordPress and Hey...

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U.S. House Antitrust Subcommittee Investigating Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google Issues Report

Tony Romm, Cat Zakrzewski, and Rachel Lerman, Washington Post: The House...

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Apple Pulls Third-Party Headphones From Online and Retail Stores

Mark Gurman, Bloomberg: Apple Inc...

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Two Years After ‘The Big Hack’

It has now been two years since Bloomberg published that wild story clai...

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Apple Rolls Out New Maps and Look Around Throughout U.K. and Ireland

Apple: Today, users in the UK and Ireland can experience the new Apple M...

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A Look at Quality Management in Apple’s System Updates Over Time

I thought this piece by Howard Oakley was very thoughtful in examining t...

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Apple Suggests Restoring iPhone and Apple Watch to Fix WatchOS 7 Bugs

Arnold Kim, MacRumors: Multiple online support threads including our own...

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The Google Play Movies & TV Android App Is Now Called Google TV but It’s Not the Same Google TV That Runs on Android TV

It also is not the same thing as the old Google TV...

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⌥ ‘The Social Dilemma’ Dilemma

The first thing you need to know about “The Social Dilemma”, Jeff Orlows...

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Misaimed Moderation on the App Store

John Voorhees, MacStories: Apple has published new online resources abou...

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Google Changes Billing Policies, Requiring Apps Use In-App Payment Mechanism With Thirty Percent Commission

Daisuke Wakabayashi, New York Times: Google said in a blog post on Monda...

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