1 hr 32 min

Essential Apple Podcast 257: WWDC – Wow‪!‬ The Essential Apple Podcast

    • Technology

I know it seems a long time ago now but Simon, Nick and Jim finally get their act and their schedules together to talk about WWDC, the surprise introduction of the M2 MacBook Air and 13“ Pro, and more.

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Get 2 months on the Kino Premium Plan with offer code KINOWITHJOHNNEMO

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Recorded 21st June 2022


On this week’s show
NICK RILEY

@spligosh on Twitter very occasionally.
Sometimes appears on Bart Busschots' Let's Talk Apple
Sutton Park Circuit church worship on YouTube
Nick’s church stream videos on You Tube

JAMES ORMISTON

MacJim in the Slack
Also on Flickr as Ormie (O)
Has videos on Vimeo

APPLE

WWDC – Everything Apple Announced at the WWDC 2022 Keynote in 13 Minutes – MacRumors
M1 vs. M2 MacBook Pro: Is It Worth the Upgrade? — MacRumors
Reviewing macOS Ventura beta, iPhone 14 models, and more on the AppleInsider podcast — AppleInsider
Tiny Apple dual-port USB-C power adapter now ready for purchase — Cult of Mac
Apple Releases New Build of macOS Monterey 12.4 for M2 Macs Ahead of 13-Inch MacBook Pro Launch — MacRumors
Compared: M2 vs M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, and M1 Ultra – AppleInsider
Calendars by Readdle comes to Mac to help you own your time – Readdle

TECHNOLOGY

TSMC announces 2nm chip production will start by 2025 – AppleInsider
This European airline just ordered a fleet of airships — CNN

SECURITY & PRIVACY

How refactoring code in Safari's WebKit resurrected 'zombie' security bug – The Register
New 'PacMan' flaw in Apple Silicon is an echo of Spectre and Meltdown – AppleInsider

WORTH A CHIRP / ESSENTIAL TIPS

Today I learned you can identify plants and flowers using just your iPhone camera — The Verge
How to Rotate Multiple Photos at Once on an iPhone — MakeUseOf


Essential Apple Recommended Services:

All Things Secured – Online security made simple by Josh Summers.
Pixel Privacy – a fabulous resource full of excellent articles and advice on how to protect yourself online.
Doug.ee Blog for Andy J’s security tips.
Ghostery – protect yourself from trackers, scripts and ads while browsing.
Simple Login – Email anonymisation and disposable emails for login/registering with
33mail.com – Never give out your real email address online again.
AnonAddy – Disposable email addresses
Sudo – get up to 9 “avatars” with email addresses, phone numbers and more to mask your online identity. Free for the first year and priced from $0.99 US / £2.50 UK per month thereafter... You get to keep 2 free avatars though.
ProtonMail – end to end encrypted, open source, based in Switzerland. Prices start from FREE... what more can you ask?
ProtonVPN – a VPN to go with it perhaps? Prices also starting from nothing!
Comparitech DNS Leak Test – simple to use and understand VPN leak test.
Fake Name Generator – so much more than names! Create whole identities (for free) with all the information you could ever need.
Wire and on the App Stores – free for personal use, open source and end to end encryted messenger and VoIP.
Pinecast – a fabulous podcast hosting service with costs that start from nothing.

Essential Apple is not affiliated with or paid to promote any of these services... We recommend services that we use ourselves and feel are either unique or outstanding in their field, or in some cases are just the best value for money in our opinion.


Social Media and Slack
You can follow us on:
Twitter / Slack / EssentialApple.com / Soundcloud / Spotify / Facebook / Pinecast

Also a big SHOUT OUT to the members of the Slack room without whom we wouldn't have half the stories we actually do – we thank you all for your contributions and engagement.
You can always help us out with a few pennies by using our Amazon Affiliate Link so we get a tiny kickback on anything you buy after using it.
If you really like the show that much and would lik

I know it seems a long time ago now but Simon, Nick and Jim finally get their act and their schedules together to talk about WWDC, the surprise introduction of the M2 MacBook Air and 13“ Pro, and more.

GIVEAWAYS & OFFERS

Get 2 months on the Kino Premium Plan with offer code KINOWITHJOHNNEMO

Why not come and join the Slack community? You can now just click on this Slackroom Link to sign up and join in the chatter!

Recorded 21st June 2022


On this week’s show
NICK RILEY

@spligosh on Twitter very occasionally.
Sometimes appears on Bart Busschots' Let's Talk Apple
Sutton Park Circuit church worship on YouTube
Nick’s church stream videos on You Tube

JAMES ORMISTON

MacJim in the Slack
Also on Flickr as Ormie (O)
Has videos on Vimeo

APPLE

WWDC – Everything Apple Announced at the WWDC 2022 Keynote in 13 Minutes – MacRumors
M1 vs. M2 MacBook Pro: Is It Worth the Upgrade? — MacRumors
Reviewing macOS Ventura beta, iPhone 14 models, and more on the AppleInsider podcast — AppleInsider
Tiny Apple dual-port USB-C power adapter now ready for purchase — Cult of Mac
Apple Releases New Build of macOS Monterey 12.4 for M2 Macs Ahead of 13-Inch MacBook Pro Launch — MacRumors
Compared: M2 vs M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, and M1 Ultra – AppleInsider
Calendars by Readdle comes to Mac to help you own your time – Readdle

TECHNOLOGY

TSMC announces 2nm chip production will start by 2025 – AppleInsider
This European airline just ordered a fleet of airships — CNN

SECURITY & PRIVACY

How refactoring code in Safari's WebKit resurrected 'zombie' security bug – The Register
New 'PacMan' flaw in Apple Silicon is an echo of Spectre and Meltdown – AppleInsider

WORTH A CHIRP / ESSENTIAL TIPS

Today I learned you can identify plants and flowers using just your iPhone camera — The Verge
How to Rotate Multiple Photos at Once on an iPhone — MakeUseOf


Essential Apple Recommended Services:

All Things Secured – Online security made simple by Josh Summers.
Pixel Privacy – a fabulous resource full of excellent articles and advice on how to protect yourself online.
Doug.ee Blog for Andy J’s security tips.
Ghostery – protect yourself from trackers, scripts and ads while browsing.
Simple Login – Email anonymisation and disposable emails for login/registering with
33mail.com – Never give out your real email address online again.
AnonAddy – Disposable email addresses
Sudo – get up to 9 “avatars” with email addresses, phone numbers and more to mask your online identity. Free for the first year and priced from $0.99 US / £2.50 UK per month thereafter... You get to keep 2 free avatars though.
ProtonMail – end to end encrypted, open source, based in Switzerland. Prices start from FREE... what more can you ask?
ProtonVPN – a VPN to go with it perhaps? Prices also starting from nothing!
Comparitech DNS Leak Test – simple to use and understand VPN leak test.
Fake Name Generator – so much more than names! Create whole identities (for free) with all the information you could ever need.
Wire and on the App Stores – free for personal use, open source and end to end encryted messenger and VoIP.
Pinecast – a fabulous podcast hosting service with costs that start from nothing.

Essential Apple is not affiliated with or paid to promote any of these services... We recommend services that we use ourselves and feel are either unique or outstanding in their field, or in some cases are just the best value for money in our opinion.


Social Media and Slack
You can follow us on:
Twitter / Slack / EssentialApple.com / Soundcloud / Spotify / Facebook / Pinecast

Also a big SHOUT OUT to the members of the Slack room without whom we wouldn't have half the stories we actually do – we thank you all for your contributions and engagement.
You can always help us out with a few pennies by using our Amazon Affiliate Link so we get a tiny kickback on anything you buy after using it.
If you really like the show that much and would lik

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