Mac OS Ken

By Ken Ray

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This is daily Apple news. Monday through Friday, Ken Ray brings a short shot of tech happenings to your day. If it's Apple news, Apple-related news, or news related to Apple-related news, you'll hear about it here. News you'll like... this is Mac OS Ken.

Episode Date
Mac OS Ken: 10.22.2021
19:09
- Bloomberg: Supply Chain Woes May Hinder Holidays for Apple - Polishing Cloth Delivery Dates Slip Into 2022 - Counterpoint: Mac Shipments Up 11% in Q3 - SD Card Support in New MBPs Not the Fastest Available - M1 Max Macs Have “High Power Mode” - Regulators Quiz Tech Companies on Their Payment Solutions - Interbrand Names Apple Most Valuable Brand for Ninth Consecutive Year - Nielsen Now Tracking Apple TV+ - New for Friday: “Oprah’s Book Club” and “Invasion” on Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Picks Up “Mythic Quest” for Third and Fourth Season - Sponsored by SimpliSafe: Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Sponsored by Headspace: Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 22, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.21.2021
18:49
- Evercore Notes Blip of Uncertainty Around iPhone in China - Morgan Stanley Sees iPhone Strength Despite Supply Chain Murk - Wedbush Analyst Worried/Not Worried About Apple and Supply Chain - Florida, Minnesota, and Texas Getting 19 Apple at Target Shop-in-Shops - Standard Charger with 14-Inch MacBook Pro Can’t Handle Fast Charging - Slightly Higher Prices for AppleCare+ on New MacBook Pros - Apple “Polishing Cloth” Orders Stretch 2 to 3 Months - Report: Apple Stepping Up COVID-19 Testing for Unvaccinated Workers - Meryl Streep and Kit Harington Join Apple TV+ Series “Extrapolations” - Apple Posts Trailer for “Snoopy in Space” Season 2 Ahead of 12 November Premier - Sponsored by SimpliSafe: Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Sponsored by Headspace: Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 21, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.20.2021
19:10
- Apple 3.0: A Round Up of Analyst Reaction to Apple Event - Apple Insider: A Round Up of Analyst Reaction to Apple Event - MacDailyNews: A Round Up of Analyst Reaction to Apple Event - macOS and Other OS Updates Due Out Monday 25 October - Developers Get Release Candidiates for iOS/iPadOS/tvOS 15.1 and watchOS 8.1 - Developers Get Release Candidate for macOS Monterey - macOS Monterey’s “Universal Control” Coming Later This Fall - macOS Monterey Defaults to More Traditional Safari - Apple Updates Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro - Apple Updated iMovie for Mac - Apple Reorganizes Headings on Its Site - Report: Some Delivery Dates for New MacBook Pros Shifting to Sooner - HDMI in New MacBook Pros is 2.0, Not 2.1 - AirPods Pro Now Include MagSafe Wireless Charging Case - Monday: Apple Selling $19 Polishing Cloth - Tuesday: Apple Sold-Out of $19 Polishing Cloth - Sponsored by SimpliSafe: Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Sponsored by Headspace: Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 20, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.19.2021
20:04
- Apple Introduces M1 Pro and M1 Max Powering New 14” and 16” MacBook Pros - Orders for New MBPs Slip to November and December - Apple Intros Third-Generation of AirPods at "Unleashed" Event - Apple Adds Three New Colors to HomePod mini Line - Apple Announces Stripped Down Apple Music Voice Plan - Only Three Intel-Macs Left in Apple’s Line-Up - Sponsored by SimpliSafe: Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Sponsored by Headspace: Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 19, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.18.2021
19:10
- Wedbush Analyst Admires Apple’s “Unleashed” Chutzpah - Apple Pressing Play Today on “Unleashed” Event - FT: Apple’s Ad Business Explodes in Wake of Consumer Privacy Changes - Apple Pulls App “Quran Majeed” in China at Government’s Request - Apple Reportedly Arguing Against App Store Changes in South Korea - Report: Apple Fires Head of #AppleToo Movement - Common Joins Apple TV+ Series “Wool” - Apple Releases “Teaser” For “Macbeth” - Sponsored by SimpliSafe: Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Sponsored by Headspace: Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 18, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.15.2021
16:04
- Counterpoint: Apple Still Makes Most of Profits in Smartphone with Fraction of Units Sold - “Hidden” Diagnostic Port Disappears from Apple Watch Series 7 - Report: Apple Hires Afrooz Family to Head HomePod Software - Florida Reportedly Wants Its Digital IDs in Apple Wallet - Apple Pledges Support After Devastating Floods in Northern China - Apple Music Appears to Be Headed to PlayStation 5 - Kids’ Series “Puppy Place” Premiers on Apple TV+ - Feature Doc “The Velvet Underground” Hits Theaters and Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Posts “Invasion” Promo Feature Ahead of 22 October Premier - Apple TV+ Posts Trailer for “Swagger” Ahead of 29 October Premier - Report: “The Problem with Jon Stewart” Top Unscripted Program on Apple TV+ - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 15, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.14.2021
19:19
- Morgan Stanley Argues “Buy the Dip” on iPhone Reduction Report - Many Analysts See Possible iPhone Reduction as Sales Delayed, Not Sales Cancelled - DigiTimes: Suppliers Report No Reduction in Orders Tied to iPhone - Bloomberg: Don’t Worry About the Bloomberg Report - Apple Must: A Round-Up of Apple Watch Series 7 Reviews - Apple Insider: A Round-Up of Apple Watch Series 7 Reviews - Apple Seeds Fourth Betas of iOS/iPadOS/tvOS 15.1 and watchOS 8.1 to Developers - Apple Seeds Tenth Beta of macOS Monterey to Developers - Apple Makes Its Argument Against Sideloading - Apple Extends Service Program for AirPods Pro with Static Issues an Extra Year - Apple TV+ Inks Deal for Comedy Series “Shrinking” - Animated Apple TV+ Series “Harriet the Spy” Gets First Trailer - Apple TV+ Posts Trailer for Final Season of “Dickinson” - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 14, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.13.2021
17:09
- Apple Announces “Unleashed” Media Event for Monday 18 October - 16-Inch MBP Hard to Get Ahead of “Unleashed” Event - Unleashed Art and AR: Hyperspace or Warp Speed? - When and Ways to Watch Apple’s “Unleashed” Event - Report: Apple Cutting iPhone 13 Orders by 10 Million Units Amid Chip Shortage - Apple Makes Express Replacement Easier with Support App Update - Digital TV Research: Apple TV+ Not in Global Top-Five in Five-Years - Apple TV+ Releases New Trailer for “The Shrink Next Door” - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.12.2021
16:34
- Canalys and IDC See Growth for Mac Amid Supply Chain Concerns - Some Apple Watch Series 7 Units Show “Shipped” Ahead of Friday Launch - Credit Suisse: iPhone 13 Wait Times May Be Due to Supply Chain Problems - JP Morgan: iPhone 13 Wait Times May Be Due to Supply Chain Problems - Apple Releases Bug Killing, Vulnerability Stopping v15.0.2 of iOS and iPadOS - watchOS 8.0.1 Update Brings Sixes for Series 3 - No End-to-End Encryption for Safari Bookmarks in iCloud After All - iOS 15.1 Should Let Users Disable Apple TV Keyboard Notifications - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.11.2021
16:35
- Apple Watch Series 7 Deliveries Move Quickly to November - Apple Watch Series 6 Pulled from Apple’s Site - Nikkei: Planned Power Outages in China May Rattle Apple Supply Chain - Apple Files Appeal in Epic Case - Australians Get Free Week of AppleCare+ with Eligible Apple Gear Purchase - Apple Plans Sizable L.A. Expansion - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 11, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.08.2021
21:47
- Dutch Authorities Deem App Store In-App Purchase Structure Anticompetitive - Paddle Presents Itself as In-App Purchase Alternative - Japan’s FTC Investigating Apple and Google Over OS Dominance Issues - Multinational Taxes in Ireland Likely Headed to 15% - iPhone 13 Lands in More Countries - SellCell Survey Sees Disappointment from Respondents in iPhone 13 - Latest Round of Apple Betas Out to Public Testers - Classes Underway at Detroit Apple Developer Academy - Apple TV+ App Lands on 2016/2017 webOS LG Smart TVs - Apple Picks Up “Foundation” for Second Season - Apple TV+ Posts First Trailer for “The Afterparty” - “Hello, Jack! The Kindness Show” Shows Up in Early November - Notion - One workspace for your startup! Get up to $1,000 off at notion.com/startups - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 08, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.07.2021
22:31
- Morgan Stanley Analyst Wowed by September App Store Strength - Barron’s Eyes Analysts Eyeing iPhone - Developers Get a New Round of Betas - iOS 15.1 Enables Disabling Auto-Macro Mode - Apple Clarifies New “Report a Problem” Parameters - Apple Reminds Developers About Approaching Account Deletion Requirement - Apple Turns on End-to-End Encryption for Safari Bookmarks in iCloud - iMore Sees Signs of Life for Legacy Contacts - Latest AirPods Pro Firmware Brings “Conversation Boost” - Report: EC Wants Apple to Open NFC in iPhone - One Lawsuit Kicks Potential Hornets Nest in China - Apple TV+ Animated Feature “Wolfwalkers” Headed to Blu-ray - Notion - One workspace for your startup! Get up to $1,000 off at notion.com/startups - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 07, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.06.2021
18:31
- Piper Sandler: Kids Still Cool with Apple Gear - Firmware Update Brings Find My Support to AirPods Pro and AirPods Max - AnandTech: A15 Bionic Better Than Apple Says - Apple, Goldman Sachs Make Good on iPhone 13 Pre-Order 3% Daily Cash - Banks in Bahrain Add Apple Pay Support - Apple Offers $95M Settlement in Class-Action Warranty Suit - Call for $46M Tax Payment in Settled Suit in South Korea - Sam Catlin Signs Overall Deal with Apple TV+ - Ten Years Later: Tim Cook on Steve Jobs’ Legacy - Apple Outs New Coding Resources for Early Elementary Students - Notion - One workspace for your startup! Get up to $1,000 off at notion.com/startups - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 06, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.05.2021
23:22
- Apple Watch Series 7 Pre-Orders Start Friday 8 October - JP Morgan: iPhone Demand Looks “Robust and Healthy” - Report: Apple Eats Higher Production Cost on iPhone 13 Pro Line - Evercore Analyst Pleased with Apparent App Store Growth - The Motley Fool: A Wall Street Journal Story May Have Tanked Apple Shares - Apple Adds Ability to Report App Store Scams or Fraud - Third-Gen Apple TV and Apple AA Battery Charger Hitting Vintage List - “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” Headed Back to PBS for One Night - Apple/WildBrain Producing New Peanuts New Year’s Special - O’Brien and Jackson Climb Fortune’s “Most Powerful Women” List - Remembering Steve Jobs: Ten Years Later - A Secret Story with Possible Spoilers for an Apple TV+ Show - Notion - One workspace for your startup! Get up to $1,000 off at notion.com/startups - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 05, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.04.2021
20:00
- Waits Lengthen for iPhone 13 Pro/Pro Max - Apple Shuts Down Logic Board Repair Program for iPhone 8 - Apple Fixes a Few Bugs with iOS 15.0.1 - Apple Fixes Lock Screen Bypass, Bypassing Researcher Who Found It - Three-Zero-Days Revealed by illusionofcha0s Remain Unpatched - Mixpanel: iOS 15 Adoption Significantly Slower That iOS 14 Last Year - Apple Connected Lobbying Groups Fight to Stop Biden Budget - United, Apple Health App Play Nice for Traveler COVID-19 Vaccine Status - Deadline: Apple Gives “Mr. Corman” a Pink Slip - Apple TV+ Teases “Swagger” Ahead of 29 October Premier - Announcements Around Apple TV+ Spy Film “Argylle” - Notion - One workspace for your startup! Get up to $1,000 off at notion.com/startups - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 04, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 10.01.2021
16:11
- Counterpoint Research Reduces Smartphone Expectations Due to Component Shortages - Apple India “Giving Away” Free AirPods with iPhone 12 Purchase for Diwali - Apple Releases Device Support Update for macOS Big Sur - Reports Have CarPlay Crashing on iPhone 13 - Reports Say Find My Missing Some MagSafe Wallets - Deadline: Apple TV+ Lands Jon Watts Directed Clooney/Pitt Thriller - Apple Opens Ratings and Reviews for Apple Apps in the App Store - Apple Watch “Series 0” Lands on Apple’s Vintage List - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 01, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.30.2021
17:23
- JP Morgan Keeps Apple as Top Pick on iPhone and Services Strength - Evercore Sees Increased Interest in iPhone - Report: Camera Modules for iPhone 13 Line Constrained Due to COVID Wave in Vietnam - Reports of Intermittent Touch Issues on iOS 15 Devices - iOS 15 Bug Deletes Photos Saved from Messages When Original Thread Deleted - Users Cannot Disable Apple TV Keyboard Notifications Under iOS/iPadOS 15 - Latest Betas of iOS/iPadOS 15.1 and macOS Monterey Out to Public Testers - South Korea Wants Alternate App Store Payment Plans from Apple and Google By Mid-October - Apple TV+ To Make FOur-Part Docuseries About Carlos Ghosn - Jon Stewart Stumps for Apple TV+ Ahead of His Series Premier - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 30, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.29.2021
20:12
- Apple Q4FY21 Earnings Set for 28 October - DisplayMate Names iPhone 13 Pro Max “Best Smartphone Display” - A Boatload of Betas Out to Developers - Second Beta of iOS 15.1 Fixes “Unlock with Apple Watch” Bug - Alarming Alarmgate: The Update - Google Suggests Layers of Google for Your iPhone 13 - Apple Says “Jelly Scrolling” in Latest iPad mini is Normal Behavior in LCD Screens - Apple Releases Updates for Pages, Numbers, and Keynote - Study: Apple Watch Can Spot Arrhythmia Besides AFib - C-SPAN Launches Video App “C-SPAN Now” - Bonnie Hunt Bringing “Amber Brown” to Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Posts Trailer for Skydance Animation Short “Blush” - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 29, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.28.2021
19:48
- iFixit Gives iPhone 13 Pro 5-Out-of-10 Repairability - iPhone 13 Display Resists Third-Party Repair - Apple Supply Chain Slowed by Power Cuts - Apple Partner TSMC Sees "No Impact" from Power Problems in China - Ming-Chi Kuo Sees MacBook Slowdown Coming Soon - Spotify Looking Into Battery Drain Under iOS 14.8 and iOS 15 - My iPhone 13 Won’t Sing Me Awake - Brazil to Fine Apple (Again) for Unbundling Chargers and iPhones - Four Cities Get 3D City View in Apple Maps - Apple Fitness+ Adds Guided Meditations, Pilates, and Workouts for Snow Season - Beats Teams with A-COLD-WALL* on Limited Edition Studio3 Wireless Cans - Apple Opens First Store in The Bronx - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 28, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.27.2021
15:28
- Some See Trouble Unlocking iPhone 13 with Apple Watch - Fix for iPhone 13/Apple Watch Unlock Issue Come in Future Update - Attention Called to “Jelly Scrolling” on Latest iPad mini - Researchers Spots iCloud Private Relay Sharing User IP Addresses - Brazilian University Sees Promise for Oximetry in Apple Watch Series 6 - UnitedHealthcare Offering Members Free Year of Apple Fitness+ - Apple TV+ Adds Three “Fraggle” Specials for Jim Henson’s 85th Birthday - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 27, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.24.2021
19:23
- Apple Says Restoring Some New Hardware from Backup May Lead to Widget Worries - Apple Says Restoring Some New Hardware from Backup May Lead to Music Trouble - Apple Research Update Enables Moving Data to New Device - MacRumors: Siri AirPods Pro Controls Go Buster in iOS 15 - Apple Fights Pegasus on Older Macs and iOS Devices - Wedbush Analyst Bullish on iPhone 13 - EC Proposes USB-C As Sole Charging Option for All Smartphones - Apple Lights “the Spark” on YouTube - Sharon Horgan Driving 10-Episode Dark Comedy for Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Releases Trailers for Kids’ Shows “Get Rolling with Otis” and “Puppy Place” - Apple TV+ Releases First Trailer for “Acapulco” - Apple TV+ Launches Companion Podcast for “Foundation” - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 24, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.23.2021
20:19
- JP Morgan: August Slowdown for iPhone in China Precedes Strength for iPhone 13 - Evercore: August Slowdown for iPhone in China Precedes Strength for iPhone 13 - iPhone 13 Demand in China Goes Off the Charts - Informal U.S. Check Shows Mid to Late iPhone 13 Delivery for Most of Range - Mixpanel Sees YoY Slowdown in OS Upgrades - Arment Says Overcast Usage Already 24% iOS 15 - Leaked Memo: Tim Cook Is Tired of Leaks - First iOS/iPadOS 15.1 Betas Out to Public Testers - Latest macOS 12 Monterey Beta Out to Public Testers - Apple Keeping Epic and Fortnite Out of the App Store - Report: Apple Giving Retail Workers Up to $1,000 Bonuses - Rashida Jones and David Oyelowo Join Apple TV+ Series “Wool” - Apple Outs Trailer for “Invasion” Ahead of 22 October Series Premier - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 23, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.22.2021
23:02
- Morgan Stanley: “…iPhone 13 is off to a promising start” - Ming-Chi Kuo: 2021 iPhone Shipments to Grow 16% Y-o-Y - Virtual Mail Bag: Tales from Pre-Orderpalooza - Some iOS 15 Users Seeing False Warnings About iPhone Storage - Reports of “Missing” AirTags After iOS 15 Updates - tvOS 15 Brings 16 New Aerial Screen Savers - Apple Releases First Developer Betas of iOS/iPadOS 15.1 - SharePlay, COVID Cards, More Features in iOS 15.1 Beta - Seventh Beta of MacOS Monterey Out to Developers - watchOS 8.1 Beta 1 Out to Developers - tvOS 15.1 watchOS 8.1 Beta 1 Out to Developers - Beta 1 of HomePod Software 15.1 Out to Developers - Beta 1 of HomePod Software 15.1 Adds Support for Lossless and Dolby Atmos Spatial Audio - SalesForce Adds Clips (Not CLIPS) to Slack - Coen’s “Macbeth” in Theaters on Christmas, Apple TV+ 14 January - Apple Releases First Full Trailer for Film “Finch” - Apple Posts Trailer for “The Problem with Jon Stewart” - Apple Posts Promo Video for “Wolfboy and the Everything Factory” - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 22, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.21.2021
21:41
- Apple Releases iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 - iOS 15: What Won’t Work on Older iPhones - Apple Fixes Face ID Spoofing Threat in iOS 15 - iOS 15 Introduces “Advanced Fraud Protection” to Apple Card - Convoluted Lock Screen Bypass Found in iOS 14.8 and iOS 15 - Apple Updates iMovie for iOS and Clips Ahead of iPhone 13 - WatchOS 8 Hits Apple’s Wearable - Apple Releases tvOS 15 - Apple Releases Version 15 of HomePod Software - Apple Updates iCloud.com with New Look, Hide My Email, and Custom Email Domain Features - Apple Releases Safari 15 for Big Sur and Catalina - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 21, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.20.2021
21:34
- Apple Increases Testing for Unvaccinated Employees - Snags for Some Friday Morning iPhone Pre-Orders and Apple Card - Apple and Goldman Sachs Will Honor Cash Back Despite Apple Card Pre-Order Issue - Pre-Orderpalooza: A Non-Exhaustive Look at Availability for iPhone 13 Line - iPhone 13 Packages Shipping Without Plastic Wrap - Many iPad mini Deliveries Slip to November - Renewable AppleCare+ Coverage Extended to Three More Countries - Find My for AirPods Pro and AirPods Max Apparently Delayed - Apple and Google Pull “Navalny” App Ahead of Russian Elections - Reports: Apple’s Private Relay Not Making the Trip to Russia - Apple Posts First Look for “Foundation” Ahead of Friday 24 September Premier - Apple TV+ Hit “Ted Lasso” Wins Four More Emmy Awards - Apple Congratulates Team Lasso and All Apple TV+ Winners - Save 10% on Nebia products by using code macosken at https://nebia.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 20, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.17.2021
17:29
- SCMP Sees Pre-Order Strength for iPhone 13 in China - Release Candidates Out for Apple OS Updates (macOS Not Included) - iOS 15, iPadOS 15, watchOS 8, and tvOS 15 Due Out on 20 September - Universal Control Not Coming Next Week - ProRes Requires 256GB or Higher iPhone 13 Pro, May Also Require Time - iOS 15 + tvOS 15 Will Teach Siri on HomePod + Apple TV to Speak Italian - A15 in iPad mini “Slightly Slower” Than A15 in iPhone 13 - iPad mini Does Not Support mmWave 5G - Class Action Suit Brought Over Cracking Screens on M1 MacBooks - Apple Adds New Colors to AirTag Accessories - Tim Cook and Jason Sudeikis Make TIME List of 100 Most Influential People - Three Trophies for “Ted Lasso” at Television Critics Association Awards - “Acapulco” Head to Apple TV+ on Friday 8 October - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 17, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.16.2021
21:03
- Apple Lets Customers Prep Orders for New iPhones Ahead of Friday Launch - Australia and UK Get “Loss and Theft” Option for AppleCare+ - Ken’s Informal Twitter Poll: iPhone 12S versus iPhone 13 - Report: A15 Offers iPhone 13 21% CPU Improvement Over iPhone 12’s A14 - Report: iPhone 13 Pro Sees 55% GPU Improvement Versus iPhone 12 Pro - mmWave 5G for iPhone Remains U.S.-Only for iPhone 13 - Capacity Options Shrink for iPhone SE - iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone XR Quietly Nixed from Apple’s Site - Apple Gives Leather Loop the Slip - TechCrunch: New Workouts, Group Workouts, and New Countries Coming to Apple Fitness+ - Engadget: New Workouts, Group Workouts, and New Countries Coming to Apple Fitness+ - Apple TV+ Teases Upcoming Titles at Tuesday Event - Analysts Stay the Course on Apple Post “California Streaming” - SCMP: iPhone 13 Could Be a Stunner in China - OS Updates for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV Coming Monday - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 16, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.15.2021
23:45
- Apple Intros iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini - Apple Intros iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max - Apple Intros iPhone 13 Pro - The MacRumors Summation - Don’t Strap Your iPhone to a Motorcycle the Way Apple Did! - Cult of Mac Sings Praises of iPhone’s New Cinematic Mode - The Next Web Sings Praises of iPhone’s New Cinematic Mode - New iPhones Slightly Thicker and Heavier Than Predecessors - iPhone 13 Line Brings Dual eSIM Support - Apple Outs New Cases for iPhone 13 Line - MagSafe Wallet Plays Nice with “Find My” Network - Rear Glass Repair Price Drops for iPhones 12 & 13 With Apple Care+ — Apple Updates Entry Level iPad — Apple Updates iPad mini - Few New Accessories for New iPads - Apple Introduces Apple Watch Series 7 — Apple Outs a Plethora of New Bands for Apple Watch - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 15, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.14.2021
17:03
- Apple Releases Security Focused OS Updates - Apple Security Updates Aim to Ground NSO Group’s Pegasus - Epic Games Pays Apple $6M, Per Court Order - Morgan Stanley Analyst: Worst Case Scenario for Epic Outcome Not That Bad for Apple - Wedbush: No Worry For Apple in Epic Ruling - Wedbush Analyst Close to Giddy Over iPhone 13 - JP Morgan Analyst: iPhone 13 Could Contribute to Record 2022 for iPhone - Apple Has 114 Drivers for Autonomous Fleet - Cast and Crew of “Ted Lasso” Score Major Raises for Third Season - Oscar Buzz Around Apple TV+ Film “Swan Song” - Apple TV+ Teases “The Morning Show” with Season-Two Featurette - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 14, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.13.2021
18:37
- Apple Must Allow Developers to Point Users to Third-Party Payment Options - Court Gives Apple 90-Days to Enact Required Changes - Epic CEO Expresses Displeasure on Twitter - Apple Not Required to Let Epic or Subsidiaries Back Into App Store - Epic Begins Appeals Process Against Friday Ruling - Evercore, Piper Sandler See No Worry for Apple in Epic Ruling - Apple Close Down 3.3% on Day of Epic Verdict - “California Streaming” Set for Tuesday - Report: Apple TV+ Adding Something New Every Week in 2022 - Apple TV+ Restarting “Yo Gabba Gabba!” - John Lithgow Joins Cast of Apple Original Films/A24 Film “Sharper” - “Swagger” to Start Apple TV+ Run on 29 October - “Ted Lasso” Picks Up Single-Camera Editing and Sound Mixing Creative Arts Emmys - “Ted Lasso” Wins Creative Arts Emmy for Comedy Series Casting - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 13, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.10.2021
16:43
- Microsoft Postpones Indefinitely Back-to-Work-at-Work Plans - MBLM: Apple Attachment Grows During Pandemic - Piper Sandler Ups Apple Target on iPhone Strength and Expectations - Apple Takes Same-Day Delivery to Canada - Bloomberg: Kevin Lynch Now Leading Apple Car Project - Report: Apple Back to Building Car on Its Own - Epic Games Requests Reinstatement of Apple Developer Account in Light of Korean App Store Law - Apple Denies Epic Request - Support Ending for ESPN and ABC News Apps on 2012 Apple TV - “Trying” and “Ted Lasso” Receive Edinburgh TV Award Nominations - “See” Sees Serious Second Season Audience - Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 10, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.09.2021
16:43
- Morgan Stanley: App Store Concessions Won’t Dent Apple’s Bottom Line - Sen. Klobuchar: App Store Concessions Won’t Stop Congressional Action - Apple Announces First States to Employ Apple Wallet for ID - Fight for the Future Plans Protests at Apple Stores - Common Sense Media: Apple TV and Apple TV+ Only Streamers with Passing Grade on Privacy - Apple TV+ Announces Three Kids Series Coming Very Soon - Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 09, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.08.2021
16:52
- Apple Sets “California Streaming” Event for Tuesday 14 September - FCC Filing References Updated MagSafe Charger Tested on “New Phone” - Apple Insider: iPad Supply Running Low - Joswiak Posts Tantalizing Teaser for 14 September Event - Invitation for “California Streaming” Has Best AR Easter egg So Far - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs on Tuesday - Third Record High Close in Three Trading Days for Apple Shares - Developers Get Ninth Build of tvOS 15 and HomePodOS - Apple Ships Revised Firmware for AirTag - Apple Hires Two Mercedes Engineers for Auto Work - Apple Car Exec Leaves for Ford - Speculation Has Apple Buying 5,500-Acre Auto Testing Site in AZ - Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 08, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.07.2021
15:13
- Report: NLRB Looking Into Two Complaints from Apple Employees - Apple SVP of People Addresses Apple People: The Zoe Schiffer Take - Apple SVP of People Addresses Apple People: The MacRumors Take - Apple SVP of People Addresses Apple People: The Apple Insider Take - Taiwan Railways App Adds Apple Pay Support - Germany Wants Smartphone Repairs and Security Updates for Seven Years - One Week Later: Drake’s New Record Breaks Kanye’s Record for First Day Plays - Apple TV+ Film “On the Rocks” Hitting DVD/Blu-Ray 26 October - Apple Outs Trailer for “The Velvet Underground” Ahead of 15 October Release - “The Problem with Jon Stewart” Gets New Ad Ahead on 30 September Debut - Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 07, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.06.2021
17:45
- Apple Shares Hit New Closing High on Thursday 2 September - MarketWatch: Apple, Netflix, and Spotify Shares Pop on “Reader” App News - Apple Delays iCloud Photos CSAM Scanning Plans - EFF Calls on Apple to Drop CSAM Scans Entirely - Apple Shares Hit New Closing High on Friday 3 September - GOP Members of Congress Demand Action from Yahoo CEO (from 2017) - Report: Apple Requests Vaccine Status from Employees - Apple Increases REJI Investment with Emphasis on Latinx Support - Crowds Welcome Opening of Apple Store in Changsha, China - Apple Acquires Primephonic, Plans New Classical Music App in 2022 - “Little America” Co-Creator Says Second Season Shooting Early 2022 - Check out the new SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera and get 20% off your system + your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 06, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 09.03.2021
14:53
- South Korea Says Apple and Google Have to Accept Alt Payment Methods in App Stores - U.S. Lawmakers Groove on South Korean Legislation - India Eyes App Store Antitrust Investigation - Apple to Let “Reader” Apps Link to External Account Management - Group Representing Apple Lobbies Against Biden Economic Agenda - “9/11: Inside the President’s War Room” Up on Apple TV+ - “Being James Bond” Free on Apple TV on 7 September - “The Fight Before Christmas” Headed to Apple TV+ - McGregor and Hawke to Star in Raymond and Ray for Apple TV+ - Third and Final Season of “Dickinson” Starts 6 November - Billboard: Kanye West’s “Donda” Had 60-Million Streams on Apple Music in First 24 Hours - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 03, 2021
Ba De Ya! Not Mac OS Ken: 09.01.2021
01:42
It's a thing we've done almost as long as we've been doing things. Mac OS Ken will be back to normal on Friday. In the meantime, be sure to check out "In a Few Minutes," wherever you find podcasts, PLUS - a new episode of "The Checklist by SecureMac" drops on Thursday. Ba De Ya! Talk to you soon!
Sep 01, 2021
Not Mac OS Ken: 08.30.2021
02:02
Taking a few days off from Mac OS Ken. While I do, maybe give "In a Few Minutes" a try. This week, MacCast's Adam Christianson joins us. The blueness of hyperlinks is news to Adam to kick us off. Try it and see what you think. The show's available at MacOSKen.com or search for “In a Few Minutes” wherever you get podcasts. 
Aug 30, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.27.2021
20:10
- Apple Makes Peace with Small Developers - Apple Announces News Partner Program - Engadget: News Partner Program May Prompt Second Look from Publishers - As iPhone Launch Nears, Foxconn Seeks 200,000 More Workers - Counterpoint Research: Apple Watch User Base Crosses 100 Million - Beta 7 of watchOS 8 Out to Public Testers - Apple Updates Firmware for AirTag - U.S. Citizens Barely Used COVID Notification Apps from Apple and Google - Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for “Come From Away” - Cook Awarded $750M in Apple Shares on Decade Anniversary as CEO - Bloomberg Looks at Cook’s Stock Award and Why - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 27, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.26.2021
17:45
- CIRP: iPhone Users Love Apple Mobility, Not Big on Apple Home Devices - Seventh Betas of iOS 15, iPadOS 15, tvOS 15, watchOS 8 Out to Developers - Seventh Public Beta of iOS 15 Out to Testers - Seventh Public Beta of iPadOS 15 Out to Testers - iCloud Private Relay to Start as Public Beta This Fall - South Korea Delays Vote on App Stores and Payment Systems - White House Meets with Big Tech to Talk Cybersecurity - Microsoft Commits $20B Over Five-Years for Cybersecurity - Google Commits $10B Over Five-Years for Cybersecurity - Apple Commits to Strengthening Security in Its Supply Chain - Barclaycard and Experian Offer Free Apple Services to New Card Users - Apple Celebrates U.S. National Parks Across a Range of Services - Apple TV+ Announces LaKeith Stanfield Series “The Changeling” - A Pair of Emmys for Apple TV+ - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 26, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.25.2021
16:37
- Canalys: Mac and iPad Strong in Western Europe - Luxshare, Others in Apple Supply Chain See Stellar 1H2021 - South Korea Poised to Require Third-Party Payment Options in App Stores - Apple and Google Look to D.C. for Help Against Likely South Korean Law - Apple Releases Beta of TestFlight for Mac - Hulu Rolling Original Programming in HDR to Apple TV 4K and Later - Amy Brenneman Joins Cast of Apple TV+ Series “The Shining Girls” - Joe Carroll Joins Cast of Apple TV+ Series “Five Days At Memorial” - Apple Posts “See” Season Two Featurette Ahead of Friday Premier - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 25, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.24.2021
19:53
- JP Morgan/Wave7: iPhone Sales Not Slowing Ahead of “iPhone 13” - 9 to 5 Mac: Apple Has Been Openly Scanning iCloud Mail for CSAM Since 2019 - Reported Former and Current Apple Employees Start #AppleToo Push - User Ratings Go Live in Apple Maps in U.S. - Report Has Apple CEO Headed to White House This Week - T-Mobile Giving Away a Year of Apple TV+ to Select Subscribers - Apple TV+ Drops Trailer for “The Morning Show” Second Season - “The Tragedy of Macbeth” from Apple TV+ and A24 to Premier at BFI London Film Festival - Apple Pay Promotion Raises Funds for National Park Foundation - A Lot of Jobs/Apple Stuff Auctioned for a Lot of Money - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 24, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.23.2021
19:08
- Lisa Jackson Twitter Profile Pic Teases Next Apple Event - Barron’s Advises Owning “Big Tech” Despite Regulatory Concerns - Russia Orders Apple and Google to Pull “Navalny” App from App Stores - Apple Appeals Old Copyright Loss Against Corellium - Emails Show Coalition for App Fairness Started as Front for Epic Games Fight Against App Stores - Apple/Epic Australian Case Set for Late 2022 - Tim Cook Talks at Length with Australian Financial Review - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 23, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.20.2021
18:22
- Apple Temporarily Closes Charleston, SC Store After COVID-19 Exposure - Apple Employees “Out of Office” Until Early 2022 - Yet Another Letter of Protest Against Apple’s Expanded Protections Plans - CitizenLab Calls Out Apple for Apparent Censorship in China - J.P. Morgan Gives Apple Four-Month Price Target of $180 - Morgan Stanley: Institutional Ownership of Apple Was Up in June-Q, Still Down for the Year - Apple Card Wins High Marks with J.D. Power - J.D. Power: Customer Satisfaction Dragged Down By Midsize Credit Cards - Apple Dadeland Moves Outside - Hank Azaria to Play Tim Cook in Showtime Series “Super Pumped” - Apple Releases New Trailer for “Foundation” - Get 20% off your system plus your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 20, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.19.2021
14:47
- Collision Course: Apple Says Potential CSAM Detection Exploit Not an Actual Concern - Fight for the Future Draws Up Petition Against Apple’s Expanded Protections for Children Plans - EFF Draws Up Petition Against Apple’s Expanded Protections for Children Plans - Public Testers Get Access to Sixth Betas of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 - Public Testers Get Access to Sixth Beta of tvOS 15 - Public Testers Get Access to Sixth Beta of watchOS 8 - M1 iMac Lands in Refurbished Store U.S. and U.K. - Kanye West Holding Third Listening Party for “Donda” on 26 August - Spatial Audio Making Its Way to Netflix for iPhone and iPad - Tim Robbins Signs on for Apple TV+ Series “Wool” - Hear Dina Litovsky on Rick Smolan’s Clubhouse Show “EXPOSED!” - Get 20% off your system plus your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 19, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.18.2021
14:24
- Apple to Increase Testing for Employees, Postponing “Today at Apple” - Pulse Study: Apple Pay Facilitated 92% of Mobile Wallet Transactions in 2020 - Sixth Betas of iOS 15, iPadOS 15, and tvOS 15 Out to Developers - Sixth Beta of watchOS 8 Out to Developers - Toggles in Recent Betas Give Users Choice on Safari Address Bar Location - Apple Delays SharePlay Launch - MacRumors: Apple Watch Series 6 Titanium Completely Out of Stock - Apple Updates Firmware for Latest Siri Remote - Apple Pushes “Back to College” Deals in Email - Apple Plans Activity Watch Challenge Celebrating National Parks - Fifth Season of “Carpool Karaoke: The Series” Headed to Apple TV+ - Get 20% off your system plus your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 18, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.17.2021
13:53
- Apple Re-Opens “Today at Apple” Registration for In-Store Classes - American Enterprise Institute Argues Against “Open App Markets Act” - Apple Hits New Intraday and Closing Highs - AppleCare+ for Mac Now Available as Annual Subscription - iCloud for Windows Update Adds Password Manager - Apple Working on Fix for Macs That Suddenly Cannot Scan - Study: Mics on Wearables Could Measure Respiratory Rate - Get 20% off your system plus your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 17, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.16.2021
13:37
- U.S. House Proposes Companion “Open App Markets Act” - Federighi Rehashes Hashes - Apple Posts More Detailed Explainer on Expanded Protections for Children - Apple Will Fight $300M Loss to “Patent Firm” Optis - Apple CEO Pledges Help to Earthquake Stricken Haiti - Apple Pledges Million on Homeless Outreach and Relocation in San Jose - IoT Interoperability Standard Matter Delayed Again - Apple Puts Out “Ted Lasso” Sticker Pack for Messages - Get 20% off your system plus your first month free when you sign up for Interactive Monitoring service at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 16, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.13.2021
17:08
- Apple Employees on Slack Take Both Sides of Apple’s Child Protection Plans - Evercore’s Daryanani Sees Strong July Sales for iPhone in China - Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of macOS Monterey to Public Testers - Apple Tweaks iWork Icons in Latest Monterey Beta - Some See Lossless and Spatial Audio in Latest HomePod Beta Software - Spain Adds Apple Wallet Support to Official COVID-19 Documentation - Apple TV+ Sets Release Date for Tom Hanks Film “Finch” - Eddy Cue Gets Smaller Title with Bigger Emphasis on Services - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 13, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.12.2021
18:15
- Bipartisan Senate Proposal Set to Shake Up App Store - Apple Issues Bug Fixing macOS Big Sir 11.5.2 Update - Apple Releases Fifth Betas of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to Public Testing Program - Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of watchOS 8 to Developers - Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of macOS Monterey to Developers - Apple and Affirm Partner on “Buy Now, Pay Later” Plan for Canada - Eighth-Gen iPad Hits Apple Refurbished Store - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.11.2021
15:12
- Analysts: iPhone Leading Apple to $3B in Revenue in India This Fiscal Year - iMore: Apple Confirms It Will Check Photos Already in iCloud for CSAM - Apple Seeds Fifth Betas of iOS/iPadOS/tvOS 15 to Developers - Report: iOS 15 Should Let You “Find My” AirPods Pro and AirPods Max - Days Before Trial, Apple and Corellium Settle Suit - Apple Teams with Green America to Limit Chemical Exposure in the Supply Chain - Briana Middleton Joins Cast of A24/Apple TV+ Film “Sharper” - John Lithgow Joins Apple TV+ Film “Killers of the Flower Moon” - American Red Cross Incentivizes Blood Donation with Apple Music - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 11, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.10.2021
17:23
- SellCell Survey: 44% of U.S. iPhone Owners Plan to Buy Next iPhone - Code Monkey Spots Reference to iOS 14.8 in Xcode 13 Beta - Apple Open to Expanding Expanded Child Protection Features to Third Parties - Washington, D.C. Offering Teens AirPods as COVID Vaccine Incentive - Arlo App Update Fixes HomeKit Glitch - Apple and Netflix Said to Be in Bidding War for Jennifer Lawrence Film - Apple Announces Series “Bad Monkey” from “Ted Lasso” Creator and “Swingers” Star - CODA to Screen with “Burned In” Subtitles in UK and US - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 10, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.09.2021
18:34
- Open Letter Asks Apple to Turn from Announced “Child Protection” Plans - Edward Snowden Among Critics of Apple Plan - Head of Facebook-Owned WhatsApp Sounds Alarm Over Apple Plans - Epic Games CEO Surprises Planet by Coming Out Against Apple Plan - Apple Posts FAQ on Expanded Protections for Children - Apple and NCMEC Laud Apple Workers for Their Work - Report: Wuhan Apple Store to Open Next Month - Apple Supply Chain Upping Bonuses Amidst Worker Shortage - Apple Encouraging Beta Testers to Test the Betas - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 09, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.06.2021
18:28
- Apple Announces Ecosystem-Wide Changes to Fight Child Sexual Abuse - MacRumors Dives Deeper on “Communication Safety” Changes to Messages - MacRumors Dives Deeper on CSAM Detection and iCloud - EFF Expresses Concerns Around Apple Announcements - Financial Times Eyes Privacy Concerns Around Apple Announcements - CNET Looks at Privacy Concerns Around Apple Announcements - Amazon Delays Return to Office Until 2022 - India Express Says Apple Store Mumbai Opening Delayed by COVID-19 - Yelp Change May Show COVID-19 Vaccine Business Policies in Apple Maps - NYS Excelsior Pass Plus Drops Apple Wallet Support - Changes Welcome and Annoying Coming for Apple Pay Cash - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 06, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.05.2021
15:06
- Hinky Report Has Luxshare Making 3% of iPhones 13s - CIRP: Apple “Largely Absent” from U.S. Smart Speaker Market - Conversation Boost Shows Up in Second AirPods Pro Firmware Beta - iMazing Adds Free Spyware Detector to Spot Pegasus on Your iThings - Lawyer Uses AirTag to Track Illegal Property Disposal - Apple Green Lights “Physical” for a Second Season - “Little Voice” Cancelled at Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Posts First Look at “Mr. Corman” Ahead of Friday Premier - Apple TV+ Announces Filmed Version of “Come From Away” - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 05, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.04.2021
18:02
- South Korea Weighs Law to Require Multiple Payment Systems in App Store - International App Store Prices Moving Up and Down - South Africa’s FNB Now Supports Apple Pay - Student ID in Apple Wallet Expands in US and Heads to Canada - Magic Keyboard with Touch ID Now Sold Separately, Too - Apple Updates Intel-Based Mac Pro with High-End GPU Options from AMD - Apple Debuts Redesigned Online Store - Delta Air Lines and AT&T Putting M1 iPad Pro with 5G in Cockpit - Apple Grows Number of Cars and Drivers in Continuing Auto Push - Google Maps for iOS Gets Dark Mode and Other Improvements - Reelgood: Streaming and Engagement on the Rise for Apple TV+ - Apple Posts Season-Two Trailer for “Truth Be Told” Ahead of 20 August Premier - Brendan Fraser Joins Cast of “Killers of the Flower Moon” - Apple TV+ Snags Eight Imagen Awards Nominations - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 04, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.03.2021
13:50
- New Models of Mac and Apple Watch Signaled in ECC Database - Fortune Global 500: Apple Tops in Terms of Profit, Sixth in Revenue - Case Against Apple Over Heart Rate Sensors in Apple Watch Can Proceed - Australians Can Put Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination in Apple Wallet - 9 to 5 Mac: Talk of Unintentionally Silent Movies from Apple - Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine Sold to New Media Venture - COVID Pauses Production on Apple TV+ Film “Emancipation” - A Lot of Rare Apple and Computer Stuff Headed for Auction - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 03, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 08.02.2021
16:19
- IDC: iPad Sales Trounced Other Tablets in June-Quarter - Apple Watch Series 6 Titanium in Short Supply - Anti-Vax App “Unjected” Ejected from the App Store - App Store, Apple Music, and iTunes Took a Power-Nap Saturday - Apple Podcasts App Resolves Background Download Issue - Health Insurance Cards Hit Apple Wallet in Australia - TAFE Queensland to Offer Apple Designed Program for iOS App Development with Swift - Report: Apple Testing Improved Maps for Italy - Siri Snafu Leads to Cries of National Bias in China - Meet the “Mac OS Ken” Peanuts Gang - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 02, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.30.2021
14:04
- Apple Seeks Vaccination Status from Office Workers - Apple Releases Security-Centric watchOS 7.6.1 - Motherboard: Why Apple Says It Wants Its Secrets to Be Secret - Motherboard: Apple Lawyers in China Make Demands of Secret Leakers - GarageBand for iOS and iPadOS Gets New Sound Packs and Producer Packs - Apple Posts “See” Season Two Trailer to YouTube - Applications Open for Apple’s Second Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders and Developers - Jobs’ Job Application Sells for $343K, NFT Goes for $23K - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 30, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.29.2021
17:00
- A Look at Financial Folks' Reaction to Apple Earnings - Apple Insider: Good Reasons for Wall Street’s Whopping Misses - Bloomberg: Majority of Apple Stores Go Back to Mask Requirements for All - Facebook and Google Requiring COVID-19 Vaccines Before Return to Office - Apple Officially Pushes Return to Office to October, May Require Vaccines - Apple Disappears from NAB Attendee List - Third Betas Out for iOS 15, iPadOS 15, watchOS 8, and tvOS 15 - Apple Says Don’t Put Bitter Batteries in AirTag - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 29, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.28.2021
23:37
- Apple Reports Another Record June-Quarter - Apple’s Earnings Call is Available to Stream on Apple’s Investor Site - You Can Grab the Earnings Call as a Podcast - Get SERIOUSLY Nerdy with the Numbers on Apple’s Site - Thanks to iMore for Their Transcript of the Earnings Call - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 28, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.27.2021
16:24
- Monday Updates for Mac, iPhone, and iPad Patch Serious Security Vulnerability - iOS Update Fixes Apple Watch Unlock Issue - Some iCloud Services Saw Issues to Start the Work Week - BofA Analyst Sees Strength in Apple Hardware and Worry Over Services - Apple’s Q3FY21 Earnings and Call Set for Today - Bloomberg’s Gurman Expects Next iPhone Event to Be “Virtual” - Apple Maps “Look Around” Crews Driving Around Austria, Hong Kong, and Switzerland - Apple Museum Set to Open in Poland This Fall - TMZ Sources: Kayne Live Stream Breaks Apple Music Live-Stream Record - Apple Says “Ted Lasso” Season Two Premier Biggest Yet for Apple TV+ - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 27, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.26.2021
15:32
- Munster Plays “What if…” Ahead of Apple Earnings - Evercore Analyst Worried/Not Worried Over Apple’s September-Quarter - Ming-Chi Kuo: Mac Sales to Rise ~45% 2H21 Versus 1H21 - Apple Officially Headed Back to NAB - Deutsche Telekom Looking for AR Developers in iOS - Typing “Stammer” No Longer Suggests “Woozy” Emoji - Stella Low Added to Apple Leadership Page - Tim Cook Hosts Spanish Prime Minister at Apple Park - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 26, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.23.2021
18:20
- Canaccord Genuity Ups Apple Target Ahead of Next Week’s Earnings - Apple Music for Android Adds Lossless and Spatial Audio Support - Apple Changes Tune on iPhone/iPad Spatial Audio Support - Apple Releases First Beta of AirPods Pro Firmware - Apple Outs New Ad for Apple Watch Series 6 - Apple Updates MagSafe Info for First Time Since 2016 - Verizon Launches Fios TV Apps for Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV - In Wake of HBO Max, Old HBO App and Apple TV Channel Go Dark - Apple Offers Refunds and HBO Max Discount as HBO App Goes Dark - PlayStation 5 Owners Offered Six-Months of Free Apple TV+ - “Ted Lasso” Takes Over Apple Homepage - Apple TV+ Says Sing Along with “Schmigadoon” Song “Corn Puddin’” - Let’s Be Peanuts Characters! - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 23, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.22.2021
18:56
- A Wedbullish Note on Apple June-Q Earnings - WSJ: A Look at Flooding Around China’s “iPhone City” - CNBC: Foxconn Says “iPhone City” Not Impacted by Flooding - FTC Powers Up Fight for “Right to Repair” - Apple’s Q3FY21 Earnings and Call Set for 27 July - Apple Releases iPadOS 14.7 - Apple Releases macOS Big Sur 11.5 - Apple Outs Security Updates for Catalina and Mojave - Apple Turns on Ultra Wideband for Four More Countries - Russian Card “Mir” Now Supports Apple Pay - America Ferrera Joins Apple TV+ Limited Series “WeCrashed” - Jobs Job Application Back Up for Auction with NFT Copy - Let’s Be Peanuts Characters! - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 22, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.21.2021
16:04
- Notes on Apple That Are Bullish and Extra Crespi - Loop Capital Analyst Expects Apple to Beat the Street on Hardware - Apple’s Q3FY21 Earnings and Call Set for 27 July - Report: Apple Urging Retail Workers to Mask-Up Again - Worried About Pegasus? CNBC Says to Reboot Your Phone - Apple Music Streaming Kanye West Album Premier Event on Wednesday - WSJ: Apple’s Looking to Lock Up Production Facilities in L.A. - Jon Stewart Posts Promo for Apple TV+ Show to Twitter - Let’s Be Peanuts Characters! - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 21, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.20.2021
22:11
- Monday Morning: Apple Employees Push Back Against September Return to Office - Monday Night: Sources Say Apple Delaying Return to Office By at Least a Month as COVID Spikes Again - Apple Releases iOS 14.7 and Not iPadOS 14.7 - Apple Releases watchOS 7.6 - Apple Releases tvOS 14.7 - Apple Releases HomePod Software 14.7 - Apple Music Users on Twitter Says Lossless and Spatial Audio Live in India - Apple Seeds Second macOS Big Sur 11.5 Beta - Apple Releases Safari 14.1.2 for Non-Big Sur Macs - The Guardian Outlines Possible Global Abuse of NSO Spyware - Amnesty International: Some iOS Exploits Make Way for NSO Spyware - CIRP: iOS and Android Split the US Market in the June-Quarter - “Helpsters” Helps Apple TV+ to Fourth Daytime Emmy Award - Apple Says Don’t Disinfect Your Apple Gear with Hydrogen Peroxide - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 20, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.19.2021
14:08
- SellCell: iPhone 12 Holds Value Better Than iPhone 11 Did - The Information: Counterfeit AirPods Seized Annually Likely a Drop in the Bucket - Second Public Betas for iOS/iPadOS 15 and macOS Monterey Out to Testers - Apple Pledges Support for Flood Victims in Western Europe - Report: Apple Watch Lead Ads Overseeing Apple Car to Duties - Apple TV+ Picks Up Three Daytime Emmys - Apple Hosts “Tad Lasso” Premier Event in L.A. - Apple Stores Giving Out “Ted Lasso” Memoji Sticker Ahead of Season Two Premier - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 19, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.16.2021
15:49
- CIRP: US Consumers Trading-In Early for iPhone 12 - Morgan Stanley Ups Apple Target to $166 - IBD Raises Relative Strength Rating on Apple - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday High, Briefly Pass $2.5T Market Value Again - Xiaomi Slips Past Apple for No. 2 Spot in Global Smartphone Share - App Annie: App Sales Hit $34B in June-Quarter - Apple’s Back to School Promotion Goes Live in 20+ Additional Countries - Apple Offers US Vets and Military an Extra Month of Apple Music - Adam McKay’s Production Company Inks First-Look Deal with Apple TV+ - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 16, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.15.2021
12:06
- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs - Apple Market Value Briefly Touched $2.5T on Wednesday - Barron’s Highlights Bullish Notes on Apple - Apple Seeds Third Round of Betas for This OS Updates to Developers - Report: macOS Monterey Beta Brings Tab Bar Back to Safari - 2020 Toshiba and Insignia Fire TVs Get HomeKit and AirPlay 2 Support - 9th Circuit Sides with Apple in Memoji Trademark Suit - Apple Posting “Today at Apple” Sessions to YouTube - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 15, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.14.2021
15:58
Bloomberg: Apple Targets 20% Boost in Production for 2021 iPhone Launch - Gartner: Mac Sales Strength Continued in June-Quarter - JetBlue to Put M1 iPad Pro in the Cockpit - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs - Apple Seeds Next Round of OS Betas to Developers and Testers - Orders Up for iPhone 12 MagSafe Battery Pack Ahead of Release Next Week - New Battery Pack Turns On Limited Reverse Wireless Charging for iPhone 12 - Leather Loop and Key Ring for AirTag Get New Colors - Apple Updates Final Cut Pro to v10.5.4 - Apple Arcade Adds “Angry Birds Reloaded” Friday 16 July - Apple Picks Up 35 Emmy Nominations - 20 Emmy Nominations for “Ted Lasso” Sets New Freshman Series Record - Apple TV+ Emmy Nominations: The MacRumors Rundown - Apple Up for Three Commercial Emmy Awards - Got a few minutes for "In a Few Minutes?" Look for Ken's other daily show, "In a Few Minutes" wherever you find podcasts - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 14, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.13.2021
14:59
- JP Morgan: No iPhone 12 Slowdown Evident Ahead of iPhone 13 - IDC Sees Continued Strength in Mac Sales - TrendForce Sees Mac Growth Continuing Throughout 2021 - California State University System Builds iPad Into Student Equity Initiative - Apple Maps Teams with Gallaudet on Guide to Deaf-Owned Business in D.C. - iCloud Mail Catches a Case of the Mondays - Apple TV+ Signs Deal with Alexander Rodnyansky for Russian/Multilingual Content - Apple TV+ Signs Overall Deal with “Lovecraft Country” Creator Misha Green - Apple Music Promotes Apple Music with “This Week on Apple Music” - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 13, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.12.2021
12:54
- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs - Apple Chip Partner TSMC Beats June Sales Expectations - Apple Outlines Tax Holiday Offers in AL, MO, SC, VA - Apple Gift Cards Go “Universal” in Australia and Canada - Epic Case Against Apple Gets Go-Ahead in Australia - Report: LG Retail Suspends Talks Over Sales of iPhone - Rumor Has Apple Interested in Rights to “NFL Sunday Ticket” - Apple TV+ Signs Overall Deal with ‘Lovecraft Country’ Creator Misha Green - Tickets Available for Recordings of “The Problem with Jon Stewart” - Part Two of Season One of “The Snoopy Show” Now on Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Picks Up 15 HCA Award Nominations - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.09.2021
12:56
- Fifth-Round of Current OS Betas Out to Apple Developers and Testers - Data Recovery Company Warns of Fatal Flaw in Time Capsule - Cook and Cue Spotted at Sun Valley “Summer Camp” - Apple’s Cue Named to Duke University Board of Trustees - Apple Takes Heat from UK Org Over “Woozy Face” Emoji and “Stammering” - ITV App on Apple TV Leaves England Football Fans Out - Apple Picks Riyadh for First MENA Developer Academy - Apple Announces 9/11 Documentary for This September - Ryan Reynolds Teases Holiday Film for Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Doc “The Velvet Underground” Premiers at Cannes - Apple TV+ Drops Trailer for “Mr. Corman” Ahead of 6 August Premier - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 09, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.08.2021
12:03
- Apple Shares Close at Record High - Facebook-Funded Comscore Study Questions Fairness of Pre-Installed Apps - WSJ: Ad Dollars Shift to Android in ATT’s Wake - 9 to 5 Mac: More HomePods Getting Bricked - Report: Apple TV Third in Streaming Devices - Apple Rumored to Eye Acquisition of Hello Sunshine - Paramount Releases Apple TV+ Series “Defending Jacob” on Blu-ray/DVD - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 08, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.07.2021
14:21
- Foxconn 2Q Revenue Up 20% Year-Over-Year - JP Morgan Ups Apple Target on iPhone Strength, History, and the Fall - Evercore Sees Faster June, Slower June-Quarter for App Store Revenue - EC Competition Authority Says Apple Can’t Use Security as Shield Against Competition - Government Issues Take-Down Orders for Didi Chuxing App in China - Apple Blocks ATT Workaround in China - Spain Investigating Apple/Amazon Deal for Possible Anti-Competitive Issues - iPadOS 14 Adds New Language Dialects for Apple Pencil - Report: HomePod 15 Betas Leading to Overheating and Damage - Report: Tim Cook Headed to Sun Valley Conference This Week - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 07, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.02.2021
15:02
- Counterpoint: China iPhone Sales Up 16% During Festival Shopping Season - (PRODUCT)RED to Support Global Fund's COVID-19 Response Through 2021 - Apple Releases First Public Beta of macOS Monterey - Report: Apple Testing “Hybrid Flex” Work-at-Home Option for Retail - New Russian Law Aimed at Social Media May Net Apple As Well - France Enacts Rules on Streaming Video Revenue and Local Production - Apple Maps to Start “Look Around” Work in Austria Next Week - Apple Maps Adds “Shop with Pride” Guides for Five Major Metros - Wallet Maker Stops Taking Digital Payments - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 02, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 07.01.2021
15:38
- Counterpoint Puts iPhone 12 Line at SuperCycle™ Status - Apple’s Q3FY21 Earnings Call Set for 27 July - Apple Adds Four LG Phones to iPhone Trade-In Program - Apple Retail Adds In-Store Pickup Option in China - Apple Stands (Mostly) Firm on Going Back to the Office - Masimo Asks ITC to Stop U.S. Imports of Apple Watch Series 6 - Apple Announces Series Order for “City on Fire” - Apple Declares 12-Inch Retina MacBook (2015) “Vintage” - Apple (Finally) Makes Mac OS X Lion and Mountain Lion Free to Download - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 01, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.30.2021
14:33
- Economic Daily News Notes Movement in the MacBook Supply Chain - Loup Ventures: Demand Tailwind Outweighs Supply Headwind - Creators Want to Tax the Mac for a “Smart Fund” in UK - Apple Seeds Fourth Betas of iOS/iPadOS/tvOS 14.7, watchOS 7.6, and macOS 11.5 to Devs and Testers - Apple Patents Fully-Actuated Suspension System - Report: Negro League Baseball Drama in Development for Apple TV+ - Apple Watch Gets International Collection of Sport Loop Bands and Faces Ahead of Summer Olympics - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 30, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.29.2021
20:57
- Sensor Tower: As Revenue Grows, Downloads Drop for iOS Versus Google Play - “Forever Games” and Apple Arcade May Be Messing with iOS Downloads - Morgan Stanley Sees App Store Revenue Growth for Rest of FY2021 - Canalys: Apple Shipments Soar on Subcontinent - Apple Seeds Second Build of macOS Monterey to Developers - Apple Starts Xcode Cloud Beta Tests - Republican Legislators Mull Taxing Big Tech to Fund Broadband Subsidies - ACCC Still Not Stoked Over AirTag - Apple TV+ Picks 25 Daytime Emmy Nominations - Apple TV+ Releases “Foundation” Trailer Ahead of 24 September Premier - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 29, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.28.2021
14:15
- Old Pledge May Keep iPhone Out of LG Stores - Apple Updates Guidance on Products and Implanted Medical Devices - China Okays ECG Functionality for Apple Watch - Apple Wants to Restart Anthenry Data Center Project - Reminder: Adobe Discontinuing Photoshop Sketch and Illustrator Draw - French and English Meet in Apple TV+ Series “Liaison” - Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for CODA Ahead of 13 August Premier - Apple Drops “Schmigadoon!” Trailer Ahead of 16 July Premier - Notion - One workspace for your whole team. Get collaborating with $250 off at Notion.so and use promo code MACOSKEN - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 28, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.25.2021
20:35
- Pelosi Confirms Call with Cook, Suggests Letting Process Continue - Bills Targeting Big Tech Pass Out of Committee - Evercore Analyst Not Yet Worried About Movement in House - Morgan Stanley Analyst Outlines Four Factors Keeping AAPL Down - Morgan Stanley Analyst Sees June-Quarter Beat from Apple - Second Betas of iOS/iPadOS 15, watchOS 8, and tvOS 15 Out to Developers - Ted Lasso and Coach Beard Announce US Women’s Olympic Soccer Line-Up - Systems Are Go for Apple TV+ Series “Strange Planet” - Apple TV+ Series “Stillwater” Picks Up a Peabody - Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for “Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson” - Apple TV+ Gives Release Dates and Timeframes for Upcoming Titles - An Audio Visit to Apple Tower Theatre - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 25, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.24.2021
18:04
- Report: Cook Calls U.S. Speaker of the House About Proposed Legislation - Apple Posts 16-Page Argument for App Store As-Is - Apple’s Head of User Privacy Speaks Against Sideloading on iOS - Apple Government Affairs Guy Pens Letter to House Judiciary Committee - Zacks Equity Research Calls Out Apple as a “Buy” - American Airlines Moving All Mobile Devices to iPhone and iPad - Apple Tweaks Firmware for AirTag - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 24, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.23.2021
18:18
- Foxconn’s iPhone City Offers Highest Bonus Yet Ahead of iPhone 13 - HomePod mini Up for Order in New Zealand - Apple Updates Dark Sky iOS App - Proposed Russian Law May Force Apple to Open Local Offices by Next Year - Glenn Close Headed to “Tehran” on Apple TV+ - Virginia Union University Builds Smart Campus Around Apple Gear - Apple Previews L.A.’s New Tower Theatre Store - Apple Launches Multi-Week Today at Apple Creative Studios for Kids - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 23, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.22.2021
23:34
- Wedbush Analyst Sees Good Tiding for Next Round of iPhones - President Biden Names Tech Critic Lina Khan to Chair FTC - Barron’s Eric Savitz Senses Sustained Change in Tech Regulation - Lobbyists Pen Letter Against House Bills Targeting Tech - German Regulators Assessing Apple Over Possible Competition Concerns - Wedbush Analyst: Regulatory Uncertainty Keeping Apple Shares Down - One-Month Trial of Paramount+ Available Through Apple TV App in U.S. - Apple TV+ Picks Up Two Critics Choice Real TV Awards - Official “Ted Lasso” Gear Available Now - “Ted Lasso” Picks up a “Peabody” - Apple Drops “Ted Lasso” Season 2 Trailer Ahead of 23 July Premier - SellCell: A Lot of People Want to Skip the Name “iPhone 13” - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 22, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.21.2021
20:15
- Goldman Sachs Sees Negatives in China’s May iPhone Numbers Compared to iPhone X - Chatterjee’s Look at China’s May iPhone Numbers Revisited - Evercore Sees Positives in China’s May iPhone Numbers - Digitimes (and Math): Intel Share to Fall as Apple Silicon Share Rises - Gartner Expects Semiconductor Shortage to Last Another Year - Proposed F.A.B.S. Act Would Incentivize Semiconductor Production in U.S. - Apple Updates iMovie, Final Cut Pro X, Motion, and Compressor - Security Researcher: Messed Up Network Name Kills Wifi on iOS - Target Circle Program Offers Extended Trials of Some Apple Services - YouTube to Support Picture-in-Picture for All iOS Users - Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Starting a Public High School in LA - Apple Discontinues Line of Space Gray Mac Accessories - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 21, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.18.2021
18:02
- Strategy Analytics: iPhone Still Leads 5G Handsets Despite Smaller Share - JP Morgan: iPhone Grows Share in Slowing China Market - Report: LG and Apple Talk Selling iPhone in South Korean LG Stores - Apple “Back to School” Promotion Launches in US - AppleCare+ Price Drops from MacBook Air and 13-Inch M1 MacBook Pro - Apple Awards $5M “Innovation Grants” to Four HBCUs - Apple Developer Academy Detroit Gets “Multi-Million” Dollar Grant from Gilbert Family Foundation - Apple Outs Premier Date and Trailer for “The Shrink Next Door” - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 18, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.17.2021
14:29
- Proposed Law Could Keep Pre-Installed Apps Off of Apple Devices - Mark-Ups on Proposed Antitrust Legislation to Start Next Week - UK Competition and Markets Authority “Scrutinising” Apple and Google - Tim Cook: Sideloading Would Kill iPhone Security - Apple Pay Promotes Shopping at Black-Owned Businesses for Juneteenth - Apple Card Issue “Resolved” Over 48-Hours Later - Apple TV+ Drops Trailer and Premier Date for Season Two of “Truth be Told” - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 17, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.16.2021
19:23
- COVID and the Current State of the States - Analysis: Game Downloads Up 30% in Q1, Spending Up 40% - Counterpoint: iPad Grew 33% in 2020 Versus Tablet Growth of 19% - More Old/New Games Headed to Apple Arcade - HomePod mini Up for Order in Austria and Ireland - Coming Soon to NZ - Third Betas of Some Current Apple Operating Systems Out to Public Testers - Lossless and Spatial Audio Land in Apple Music for Android Beta - Mayo Clinic Adds iPhone Health Records Option for Patients - Apple TV+ Free Trial Moves from 12-Months to 3-Months on 1 July - Apple Outs Season-Two Trailer for “Central Park” - Paid Podcasts and Channels Start in Apple Podcasts - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 16, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.15.2021
16:26
- AG Eyes Separation-of-Powers in Wake of DoJ Investigation of House Dems - Apple Card Hits Second Service Issue in as Many Weeks - Report: Some M1 iMacs Are Crooked - Beats Studio Buds Go Up for Pre-Order - Apple Releases Silicone Cases for iPhone 12 Line in Three New Colors - Apple Seeds Third Betas of Current Operating Systems to Developers - Apple Releases Security Update for iOS 12 Devices - Latest Boot Camp Update Makes Mac Trackpads More Responsive in Windows - Apple Sets Mid-September Return for “The Morning Show” - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 15, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.14.2021
17:39
- Report: Apple Retail Relaxing Mask Requirement in Some Areas - DoJ Shrouded Info Requests with Volume - Apple: Breadth of DoJ Info Request Made Nature of Requests Tough to Spot - Apple Put Limits on Requests After Volumes Tied to Leak Requests - Report: DoJ Also Requested Info on Trump Lawyer from Apple - DoJ Moving from “In It” to “Getting to the Bottom of It” - House Antitrust Subcommittee Introduces Five Bills Targeting Big Tech - Report: Japan to Launch Antitrust Investigation Against Apple and Google - Spoiler Alert: Next Round of iPhones Shows Up in EEC Database - Apple Gages Interest in Future, In-Person WWDC - MacRumors: Full-Size HomePod Finally Sells Out on Apple Site - Apple Tower Theatre Store Opens in DTLA on 24 June - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 14, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.11.2021
15:14
- Apple Subpoenaed for House Democrat Data by Trump’s DoJ - Report: House Plans Five Bills Aimed at “Big Tech” - EU Competition Commissioner Pushing for Second App Store for iPhone - Apple Offers Canadians $75 Gift Card with iPhone 12/iPhone 12 mini Purchase - Report: Former BMW Exec and Canoo Co-founder Joins Apple - Dark Sky API and iOS App Will Last Through 2022 - Whoopi Goldberg Lends Her Voice to “Luck” - Season Two of “See” Set for 27 August - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 11, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.10.2021
17:47
- Marquee Monterey Features for M1 Macs Only - “Find My” in iOS 15 Can Find Yours Even If It’s Erased or Powered Off - iOS 15 Can Automatically Archive Expired Items in Wallet - iOS 15 Lets Photo Viewers Lose Memories - Apple Music Playlists Feature Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos - How to Activate Dolby Atmos Spatial Audio - Dolby Atmos “Coming Soon” for Apple Music on Android - Logic Pro to Get Spatial Audio Mixing “Later This Year” - International Day of Yoga Apple Watch Challenge Planned for 21 June - The Verge Says Paid Apple Podcasts Start 15 June - HBO Max Reverts App to Working Version - Apple TV+ Teases “Invasion” - Apple TV+ Posts “Only Apple Originals” Promo - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 10, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.09.2021
18:53
- A Look at Features Coming in tvOS 15 - A WWDC Keynote Privacy/Security Rundown - Apple Says No Private Relay for China - Newsletter Publishers Upset Over Upcoming Mail Protections - Health Improvements on the Way in This Fall’s Updates - Apple Announces Xcode Cloud - Apple Outs Screen Time API at WWDC - Swift Playgrounds for iPadOS 15 To Let Coders Submit to Apple from iPad - Munster: WWDC Keynote Was Calm Before “Innovation Storm” - Other Analyst Reactions to the WWDC Keynote - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 09, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.08.2021
21:13
- Apple Updates the Operating Systems, and Then Some - A Great List of iOS 15 Features from The Mac Observer - iOS/iPadOS 15 Bring Major Customizations to Memoji - iDownloadBlog Outlines What iOS 15 Will Work On - High Points of the iPadOS 15 Announcement - iDownloadBlog Outlines What iPadOS 15 Will Work On - What's New in macOS Monterey - A Look at Safari Changes from Apple Insider - MacRumors Covers Which Macs Will Make It to Monterey - Features Found in watchOS 8 - iMore: If Your Apple Watch Runs watchOS 7, It’ll Run watchOS 8 - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 08, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.07.2021
18:30
- COVID-19 Troubles Taiwanese Supply Chain - U.S. Pledges 750,000 COVID Vaccines to Taiwan - Apple Outs OS Adoption Rates Ahead of WWDC - Bloomberg and Loup Ventures See Changes Ahead for iOS Messages - CNET: Apple to Use WWDC as Pep Rally - Apple Music Holding “Spatial Audio” Event After WWDC Keynote - Morgan Stanley Analyst Expects MacBook Announcement at WWDC - Charles Schulz/Charlie Brown Documentary to Hits Apple TV+ on 25 June - Filming Wraps on “Ted Lasso” Season Two - Official "Ted Lasso" Merch Expected Later This Month - C.W. Longbottom’s “Tears of the Anaren” Hits Apple Books - Catch “The Enlightenment of Steve Jobs” - Season Five of the Podcast Business Movers from Wondery in Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, or in the Wondery App - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 07, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.04.2021
17:11
- Wedbush Analyst Expects New Macs, Privacy Focus at WWDC - MacRumors: Battery Regulatory Filings Indicate New 14-Inch and 16-Inch MacBook Pros Ahead - Wedbush Analyst Sees Increase in Initial Builds of “iPhone 13” - Wedbush Analyst Says Apple Goofed Not Buying MGM - Apple Strengthening AirTag Anti-Stalker Protections - American Heart Association: Seriously! Keep Your Phone Away from Your Pacemaker - Apple Pay Now Support current accounts at Irish Credit Unions - HBO App for Apple TV Reportedly Buggy After New Build - Apple TV App Now Available on Android TV - Apple Gives Certain Devices “Vintage and Obsolete” Designations - Tim Cook and Malala Yousafzai Sit Down for British “Vogue” - Apple Taps “The Mosquito Coast” for Second Season - “Lisey’s Story” Starts on Apple TV+ - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 04, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.03.2021
22:38
- Cook Preps Apple Corporate for September Return to Offices - Apple Card Out for Six-Hours on Wednesday - Apple Seeds Second Round of Betas to Developers - Reports Have iOS 14.7 Beta Killing SIM Support for Some - Apple Leaks and Cleans Up References to homeOS - Apple No. 3 on Fortune 500 - Study: App Store Ecosystem Facilitated $643B in 2020 Transactions - Evercore Notes Deceleration for App Store Growth in May - Flashback: Morgan Stanley Sees Surprising Growth for App Store in May - Judge Drops Bribery Case Against Apple Head of Global Security - Apple Music Celebrates Black Music Month - Full-Size HomePod (Finally) Disappearing from Apple Stores - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 03, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.02.2021
14:09
- Apple Updates Developer App Ahead of WWDC - Apple Opens Developer Registration to WWDC Digital Lounges - Apple Publishes WWDC Keynote Live Link to YouTube - SCMP: Apple Supply Chain Reliance Increased Since 2017 - Construction Underway on Arizona’s First TSMC Plant - Apple Updates Pages, Numbers, and Keynote - Users Can Add Coinbase Card to Apple Pay - Apple TV App Lands on NVIDIA Shield Devices - Apple Taking “Look Around” Pics in Poland and Other Parts of Europe - Apple Music Plans Lots of Content to Celebrate Pride - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 02, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 06.01.2021
14:11
- Vietnam Supply Chain Petitions International Companies for COVID Vaccine - Apple SVP Deirdre O’Brien: “We intend to add more stores.” - Counterpoint Research: iPhone 12 Beating iPhone 11 in Comparable Times - ECG Goes Live for Apple Watch in Australia - Apple TV+ Beefs Up Unscripted Plans with Prominent Hires - Apple Hires WarnerMedia’s Jessie Henderson in Feature Film Push - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jun 01, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.31.2021
12:49
- Supply Chain Disruptions in Vietnam as COVID Cases Surge - Morgan Stanley Sees Better Than Expected App Store Revenue - Apple Pushes Paid Podcasts to June - Apple’s Jackson: Move to Clean Energy Creates Jobs - Apple Signs Straight-to-Series Order for “The Big Door Prize” - Jony Ive “Involved” in New iMac Design - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 31, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.28.2021
18:38
- IDC: As Wearables Shipments Grow, Apple Marketshare Shrinks - Counterpoint: Apple Watch Marketshare Grows with Widened Protfolio - Kia “Giving Away” Apple Watch to Select Car Buyers - Report: Apple Watch Series 3 Updates Require Unpairing First - Apple Improves Developers Forum Heading Into WWDC - iCloud Data Center Goes Live in China - Report: Chinese Hackathon Exploit Used Against Uyghur Community - University of Nevada Freshmen Getting “Free” Apple Kit This Fall - Apple TV+ Up for Six Daytime Emmys - Apple TV+ Drops Trailer for Dark Comedy “Physical” - Study Commissioned by Facebook Sides with Facebook on App Tracking Transparency - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 28, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.27.2021
15:51
- iFixit Tears Down Apple TV 4K and New Siri Remote - Bloomberg Turned on by AirTag + Hermès - Hermès AirTags On the Way to “On the Way” - Researcher Finds “M1RACLES” Flaw in Apple’s M1 - Apple TV+ Posts Promo for “Lisey’s Story” - Follow-Up Town Hall for “The Me You Can’t See” Hits Friday - Apple Looking for BizDev Manager with Alt. Payments Experience - Apple Opens New Store on Historic Site in Rome - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 27, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.26.2021
15:32
- Reports: Intricate Shortcuts Noticeably Faster on iOS 14.6 - Tidal Follows Spotify Into Offline Playback to Apple Watch - Canada’s Telus Health Launches 24/7 Apple Watch Fall Detection Service - US ITC Agrees to Investigate AliveCor Claim Against Apple Watch - Apple Sued for Patent Violation Tied to iBeacon - WSJ: Insider Says Apple Really Looking Into the Car Thing - Apple Arcade Sweetener to Verizon “Unlimited” Deals - Apple TV App for Xbox Series X/S Gets Dolby Vision Support - 2021 Apple Watch Pride Bands Now Available - Elisabeth Moss to Direct Some Episodes of “Shining Girls” - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 26, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.25.2021
19:39
Tim Cook Testifies: The VentureBeat Take - Apple Releases macOS Big Sur 11.4 Update - macOS 11.4 Update Addresses Permission Borrowing Malware - Apple Releases iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6 - Apple Releases watchOS 7.5 - Apple Releases tvOS 14.6 - Apple Releases Security Updates for Mojave and Catalina - Apple Confirms WWDC21 Opening Presentation for 7 June at 10AM PDT - Court Hears Closing Arguments in Epic v. Apple Trial - Evercore Analyst Predicts Win for Apple in Epic Fight - Hermès AirTag Accessories “Currently Unavailable” from Apple - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 25, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.24.2021
19:16
- Tim Cook Testifies in Epic v. Apple Trial - Counterpoint Research: iPhone 12s Snag 34% of Q1 Smartphone Revenue - Barclays Drops Apple Target from $138 to $134 on Tough Compares and Regulatory Concerns - Second RC of iOS 14.6 Out to Developers - Apple Outlines Lossless Audio Playability - Spotify Turns on Offline Listening to Apple Watch for Premium Subscribers - iPad 2 Obsolete the World Over - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 24, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.21.2021
15:53
- iPhone 12 Gives Smartphones and 5G Major Boosts in Japan - UBS Analyst Likes iPhone Demand and Its Halo Effect - Apple Ad “Tracked” Illustrates ATT in Action - First Betas of iOS/iPadOS 14.7 and macOS 11.5 Out to Public Testers - Apple Splits “Gambling and Contests” Into Separate App Categories - Apple Launches Paid Podcast Affiliate Program - Apple TV+ Signs Straight-to-Series Order for “Wool” - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 21, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.20.2021
19:08
- Morgan Stanley: AAPL Underperformance is Overdone - Federighi: More Malware on Macs Than We’d Like - Report: Greyed-Out ATT Toggle Getting Unstuck for Stuck Users - Apple Store App Gets iPad-Centric Update - Devs Get First Betas of Updates After Next - Apple Highlights New and Upcoming Features for Global Accessibility Awareness Day - Tim Cook Marks Apple Retail Anniversary on Twitter - Celebrating Apple Retail's 20th in Augmented Reality - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 20, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.19.2021
18:27
- Foxconn and Luxshare Plants in Vietnam Closed Amid COVID-19 Outbreak - iPhone Slips Behind Samsung in Latest ACSI Smartphone Satisfaction Survey - Engadget: Even Wired, AirPods Max Can’t Do Lossless Audio - Apple’s Self-Driving Fleet Grows as Test Driver Numbers Drop - Muted Parler Back in Apple’s App Store - Apple TV+ Green Lights Pre-Schooler Series “Hello, Jack! The Kindness Show” - Apple Offering ASL and VoiceOver “Today at Apple” Sessions for Global Accessibility Awareness Day - Apple Intros New Pride-Themed Watch Bands for 2021 - MacPaw Opening Apple Museum in Ukraine - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 19, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.18.2021
17:19
- Apple Music Announces Spatial and Lossless Audio Coming in June - The Next Web Wonders Over Lossless Audio and Artists - Apple Insider: What Will Play Which Audio and How - Developers Get Release Candidates for Next OS Updates from Apple - New York Times Accuses Apple of Security and Privacy Compromises in China - Apple Statement on New York Times China Story - Schiller: Apple Park Getting a Dev Center, WWDC Costs Apple $50M Annually - Apple TV+ Releases Trailer for “The Me You Can't See” - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 18, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.17.2021
17:35
- Rumor Has New AirPods and Better Sounding Apple Music Announcements This Week - Apple Music Teases Music Changing Announcement - Mask Requirements Stay in Place for U.S. Apple Stores - Steeber: All Apple Stores in France Open Again by Wednesday - FDA Not Too Worried About Pacemakers and Consumer Electronics - Space Gray iMac Pro Accessories Only Available “While Supplies Last” - García Martínez Speaks Up on Being Fired by Apple - Apple Hires Design Heavyweight to Guide Beats - Thailand Will Stand in for India in Apple TV+’s “Shantaram” - First Tim Cook Scholarships Awarded at Cook’s Old High School - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 17, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.14.2021
17:27
- Mr. Munster Makes the Case for Apple - Strategy Analytics: Global Apple Laptop Shipments Up 94% in Q1 - IDC: 1Q Mac Sales in India Up 335.5% Y-o-Y - SellCell Survey: People Don’t Like App Tracking, Like Apple’s Device Tracker - Canadian Court Approves 2011 MacBook Pro Graphics Settlement - Cherry Jones Returns to Apple TV+ for “Five Days at Memorial” - Correction: Season Two of “Trying” Starts Friday 21 May - Apple Outs Season-Two Trailer for “Home Before Dark” Ahead of 11 June Premier - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 14, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.13.2021
19:02
- Evercore Sticks with Outperform/$175 on Apple Despite iPhone Slowdown - Lunch: Apple Employees Question Hiring of Antonio García Martínez - Dinner: Antonio García Martínez Out at Apple - U.S. Rep. Asks Apple for Answers Around Forced Labor - Researcher Taps AirTag Network to Pass Secret Messages - Michigan Apple Stores Reopen as Express Storefronts - Apple Maps Takes “Look Around” to Atlanta - Joel Coen/Denzel Washington Macbeth Adaptation Headed to Apple TV+ - Season-Two Trailer for “Trying” Hits Two-Days Before Season-Two - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 13, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.12.2021
18:14
- COVID Cuts iPhone 12 Production in Half at Foxconn Factory in India - Apple, Other Tech Giants Seek Incentives for U.S. Semiconductor Production - Unity Says ATT to Cost It $30M Annually - UK Financial Ombudsman Investigating iPhone Upgrade Program - Visa Goes Live with Apple Pay Support in Japan - Amazon’s Wondery+ Signs on for Apple Podcast Paid Subscriptions - IoT Standard “Project CHIP” Shifts to “Matter” - Apple Taking Student/Mentor Applications for Detroit Developer Academy - Apple Drops Trailer and Premier Date for “Lisey’s Story” - Apple Drops Trailer for “1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything” - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.11.2021
20:52
- UBS Survey: iPhone is Still Wicked Sticky - Report: Seven Companies in Apple’s Supply Chain Use Forced Labor - Corning Get $45 Million More from Apple Advanced Manufacturing Fund - Apple Seed Third Betas of Next Round of OS Updates to Developers - Third Betas of iOS/iPadOS 14.6 Out to Public Testers - Apple TV Adds Siri Support for Austria, Ireland, and New Zealand - Apple Maps Mapping Hong Kong for “Look Around” - Apple Sued Over 30% App Store Commission in UK - Report: Indy Repair Shops Benefit from REvil Leak - Early Facebook Ad Exec Joins Apple - Oprah/Prince Harry Mental Health Series Gets a Tile and a Premier Date - Apple Shares First Look at Scorsese Pic with Osage News - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 11, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.10.2021
17:23
- Foxconn and Wistron Plants in India Hit with COVID-19 - Foxconn Staffing Up in China Ahead of Next iPhone Production - Epic/Apple Battle Reveals Interesting App Store Numbers - 2015: Apple Gives 128-Million Privacy Breaches The Silent Treatment - Stella Low Hired as Apple VP Worldwide Corporate Communications - Tile to Expand Reach Through Amazon Sidewalk - Hacker Hacks AirTag - Ladder - Smart, Dynamic, Term Life Insurance. Learn more at LadderLife.com/macosken - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 10, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.07.2021
14:04
- How Did AOI Pre-Tax Profit Fall 19-Percent? - Flurry: 96% of U.S. Users Opt-Out Under App Tracking Transparency - Google Play Adding App Privacy Labels Next Year - More Australian Retailers Pause AirTag Sales - iOS 14.5 Gives Some Beats Headphones a Place in “Find My” - HomePod and HomePod mini Get Deezer Integration - Billy Crudup to Head “Hello Tomorrow!” on Apple TV+ - Second Season “Mythic Quest” Hits Apple TV+ Today - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 07, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.06.2021
13:07
- Apple Advanced Manufacturing Fund Advances LiDAR-Maker II-VI $410M - Apple Adding Pre-Search Ad to App Store Search Page - Epic Says Rule-Breakers Get Kicked from Epic Platforms - Report: Some HomePods Missing Apple Music Since iOS 14.5 - BYU: Blue Light Not the Sleep Stealing Culprit - Apple TV+ Series “Servent” Nominated for UK’s TV Choice Award - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 06, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.05.2021
15:18
- JP Morgan: Apple Controls 1/4 to 1/3 of Total Gaming Transactions - Epic CEO Says He’d Have Taken Special Deal for Epic Alone - Qualcomm Says EC/EU Case Shows Bias for Apple - Australian Retailer Pulls AirTag Over Fear of Kids Swallowing Batteries - Report: TSMC Planning Six Chip Fabs for Arizona - Apple Releases Security-Fixing Safari 14.1 for Mojave and Catalina - Price Changes Ahead for Four Regional App Stores - Apple Snags AI Researcher Samy Bengio from Google - Deadline: Apple Snags Tom Hanks SciFi Pic “Finch” - Oprah and Prince Harry Mental Wellness Show to Hit Apple TV+ This Month - Apple TV+ Series “Stillwater” and “Ted Lasso” Nominated for Peabody Awards - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 05, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.04.2021
18:16
- Apple Patches Two Zero-Days with iOS 14.5.1 - Apple Says Vulnerabilities Patched in macOS 11.3.1 May Have Been Exploited in the Wild - Zero-Days Zeroed Out with iPadOS, watchOS, and iOS 12 Updates - Epic v. Apple Trail Gets Underway - Epic Fans' Epic Trolling Hinders Start of Trial - EC Levels Antitrust Charges Against Apple Over Spotify Complaint - IDC: iPad Still Tops Tablet Market - 2021 12.9-Inch iPad Pro Delivery Times Stretch to Early July - Old Magic Keyboard “Functionally Compatible” with New 12.9-Inch iPad Pro - Delta Snags 19,000 iPhone 12s for Flight Attendants - Apple Maps Turns on Cycling Directions for Seattle and California - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 04, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 05.03.2021
21:45
- Apple Q2 Sets Global March-Quarter Records - March-Quarter Earnings Lead to Many Raised Price Targets - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
May 03, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.28.2021
17:57
- Report: EU to Bring Antitrust Charges Against Apple as Soon as This Week - Australia Antitrust Wonks Worried Over Pre-Installed Apps iOS and Android - Russia Fines Apple US$12M for Monopolistic App Store Practices - German Orgs Bring Antitrust Complaints Over App Tracking Transparency - Apple Promotes Ad Attribution Tools in Place of User Tracking - Federighi: App Tracking Transparency Is About User Choice - App Tracking Transparency: Apple Posts Two-Minute Explainer to YouTube - Apple Says Developers Can’t Bribe Users for Permission to Track - Facebook: ATT Notifications to Roll Out Over Weeks - Report: "Allow Apps to Request to Track” Greyed Out for Some Users - Apple Watch International Dance Day Challenge Set for 29 April - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more and check your rate at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 28, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.27.2021
16:18
- Tim Cook Pledges Apple Support for COVID Relief in India - Apple Releases iOS/iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, and tvOS14.5 - iDownloadBlog on Putting ATT in Action - MacRumors on Opening Your iPhone with Your Masked Face (and an Apple Watch) - Support for Xbox/PS Controllers and Color Balance Hit with tvOS 14.5 - Apple Insider: Several Small New Features for macOS 11.3 - macOS 11.3 Hammers Flaw That Let Bad Guys Bypass Mac Security - A Bevy of Security Updates in Monday’s OS Updates - Apple Updates Clips with Features Built for LiDAR - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 27, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.26.2021
15:49
- Report: Apple and Walgreens Vaccinating Apple Office Staff at Work - Old Magic Keyboards Incompatible with 12.9-Inch M1 iPad Pro - Ship Dates for AirTag Slip into May for Plain, June for Engraved - CNET: AirTag Accessories Run the Price Gamut - iMore: Hermès Offers AirTag Luggage Tag for $699 - MacRumors: Native Rating System My Ship in Apple Maps This Week - Apple Sued Over Some Fitness Functions in Apple Watch - Apple Seeks “Clinical Producer - Health” - Spotify Launching Paid Podcast Service, Taking No Commission - Upstart - Fair & fast personal loans. Learn more at Upstart.com/macosken. - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 26, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.23.2021
19:00
- CIRP: U.S. Goes for Full-Sized iPhones - Morgan Stanley Ups Apple Target By a Buck After “Spring Loaded” Event - New Siri Remote Not Great for Some Games - Spring Fling Brings New Bands for Apple Watch - Apple Drops Nano-Texture Display Cost to $300 on 27-Inch iMac - Apple Suspends IAP Requirements on P2P Events Through 2021 - Apple Seeds First Betas of Next Round of Mobile OS Updates to Developers - Apple Seeds First Beta of macOS Big Sur 11.4 to Developers - Apple Being Sued Over Movies “Bought” on iTunes - Season Two of “Trying” Delayed a Week - Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for Fathom - Nature Doc “The Year Earth Changed” Tops for Apple Unscripted Debuts - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Get $90 off for your first 4 deliveries and Free Shipping on the first box with offer code macosken at SunBasket.com/MacOSKen - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 23, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.22.2021
17:56
- Ars Technica Lists Lots of Tuesday’s Missed Messages - Developers Required to Implement ATT by Monday 26 April - iDownloadBlog: Touch ID on Magic Keyboard Works with Every M1 Mac - MacRumors: Touch ID on Magic Keyboard Does Not Work with M1 iPad Pro - Report: MacBook Manufacturer Quanta Tangled in Ransomware - Leaked Schematics of Unreleased MBPs Apparently Tied to Quanta Attack - Apple and Google Grilled on the Hill - Apple Watch ECG Going Live in Australia and Vietnam Next Week - AliveCor Sues to Block Import of Apple Watch in ECG Patent Dispute - Apple TV+ Doc "Fathom" to Play at Physical Tribeca Film Festival - Release Date Announced for Apple TV+ Film "CODA"
Apr 22, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.21.2021
24:51
- Apple Introduces Apple Card Family - Apple Introduces Podcast Subscriptions - Vox Details Some of the Apple Podcast Subscription Terms - Apple Introduces AirTag - Tile Takes Aim at Apple Over AirTag - Apple Outs New Apple TV 4K and New Siri Remote - Apple Insider: iPhone Color Balance Trick Works on Some Older Apple TVs - Apple Intros Purple iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini - Apple Intros Colorful Line of M1 iMacs - iPad Pro Now Powered by M1 - Apple 3.0: A Few “Loaded” Reactions from Financial Folk - Apple Issues Last Minute Earth Day Apple Watch Challenge - Ted Lasso Returns to Apple TV+ on 23 July - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Get $90 off for your first 4 deliveries and Free Shipping on the first box with offer code macosken at SunBasket.com/MacOSKen - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 21, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.20.2021
19:32
- Apple “Temporarily” Stops Accepting New Shows in iTunes Connect - Rumor and Speculation Around an Apple Premium Podcast Service - “Spring Loaded” Event Set to 10AM PDT/1PM EDT Today - Parler Headed Back to Apple’s App Store - Discord Relaxes Stance on NSFW Content for iOS and iPad Apps - Best Buy Goes Live with Apple Business Chat - Apple TV+ Announces Bilingual Thriller Series “Now and Then” - Report: Justin Timberlake Attached to Chuck Barris Series for Apple TV+ - Tom Holland to Star in the Apple TV+ Series “The Crowded Room” - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Get $90 off for your first 4 deliveries and Free Shipping on the first box with offer code macosken at SunBasket.com/MacOSKen - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 20, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.19.2021
16:48
- Apple Temporarily Closes Michigan Stores Amid COVID-19 Resurgence - MacRumors: 21.5-Inch iMacs Scarce Ahead of “Spring Loaded” Event - Wedbush Analyst Stoked for Anticipated “Spring Loaded” iPad Upgrades - Apple-Backed Project CHIP to Finalize IoT Protocols Late This Year - Jungle Runner 2k21: Kids Game Hides Secret Casino - Jungle Runner 2k21 Bounced from the App Store - Report: First Round of Roku Voice Remote Pros Missing TV+ Button - “The Problem with Jon Stewart” to Hit Apple TV+ This Fall - Greyhound and "Servant" Take Home Golden Reels - Wolfwalkers Wins Five Annie Awards - Fundrise - The future of real estate investing. Learn more at Fundrise.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Get $90 off for your first 4 deliveries and Free Shipping on the first box with offer code macosken at SunBasket.com/MacOSKen - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 19, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.16.2021
14:38
- House Set to Move on Report Calling Big Tech “Monopolistic” - TSMC: Chip Shortage Will Last Into 2022 - Apple Fitness+ Adding Workouts for Pregnancy, Older Adults, and Beginners - Bay Area Clipper Card Now Works with Apple Pay - Adding Trees to Remove Carbon: Apple Announces Restore Fund - Apple Pay Donating to Conservation International for Earth Day - Lisa Jackson Addresses Equity and Environment in Time 2030 Essay - Apple Hosts Earth Day Focused Virtual “Today at Apple” Sessions with Oliver Jeffers - Jane Fonda Joins Apple Fitness+ “Time to Walk” for Earth Day - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 16, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.15.2021
19:39
- Evercore: Apple “Well Positioned” to Beat March-Quarter Expectations - Discord Says NSFW Content Blocked from iOS/iPad Apps at Apple’s Behest - The Verge Sees Questionable Activity with an Apple Trade-In Partner - Apple Watch COVID Predictor Study Starting in Seattle - Apple Seeks Dismissal of $800 Million Coronavirus App Case - Apple/Epic Case in Australia Put on Pause - Epic Case Discovery Sheds Light on Lack of iMessage for Android - Judge Warns Apple and Epic Against Courtroom Surprises - Report: Azimuth, Not Cellebrite, Helped FBI Into San Bernardino Shooter’s iPhone - Morgan Stanley Survey Puts Apple TV+ Close to Bottom for Best Original Programming - Apple TV+ Announces “Blush,” Its First Short Film with Skydance Animation - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 15, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.14.2021
15:07
- Siri Nailed It: Virtual “Spring Loaded” Apple Event Set for Next Week - Apple Seeds Eighth Betas of iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 to Developers and Public Testers - Apple Seeds Eighth Beta of macOS 11.3 to Developers and Public Testers - NSFW Servers Blocked on Discord Apps for iPad and iOS - Republican Senator Proposes Killing M&A for Largest Large-Cap Companies - Apple Wants SEC to Require Corporate Climate Change Disclosures - Apple TV+ Announces “Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson” for Late July - Apple and Imagine Documentaries Announce “Black & Blues: The Colorful Ballad of Louis Armstrong” - “Lisey’s Story” to Hit Apple TV+ on 4 June - Self: Apple TV+ Has Highest Overall IMDb Rating for Streaming Services - Roku Update Brings AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to Older Devices - Apple TV+ Gets Its Own Button on Roku Remotes - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 14, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.13.2021
18:48
- Siri Seems to Spill the Beans on Apple Event Next Week - UK Apple Stores Reopen as COVID Restrictions Ease - Apple and Google Deny UK COVID App Update Over Privacy Concerns - Apple Reworks Pro Display HRD Marketing for UK Regulators - iPhone Hits “Tough Compare” Territory in China - IDC: March-Quarter Mac Sales Surged 111% - Apple Reminds Developers of Upcoming ATT Changes and Warns Against Workarounds - Report: Proctor & Gamble Tries to Sidestep ATT Changes - Report: Marketers May Try “Server-to-Server Fingerprinting” to Fight ATT - Report: 68% of iPhone Users Will Likely Say “No” to Ad Tracking - Will Smith and Antoine Fuqua Pull “Emancipation” Production from Georgia - Season Two “Mythic Quest” Trailer Released - Eddie Murphy Hits Apple TV+ for “The Oprah Conversation” - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 13, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.12.2021
18:29
- COVID Closes Apple Stores in France - Friday: Apple Declines Invitation to Senate Hearing on App Stores - Sunday: Apple Agrees to Attend Senate Hearing on App Stores - White House Holding Virtual Semiconductor Summit Today - KeyBanc: iPhone 12 Boosted by Stimulus Checks and Tax Refunds - Morgan Stanley Ups Services Expectations While Lowering Apple Target - Cowen: Subs + Ads = $2.2B for Apple News+ in 2023 - Apple Music TV Hits Canada and UK - Special Episode of “Mythic Quest” This Friday on Apple TV+ - Sudeikis Wins SAG Award for “Ted Lasso” - 30+ New Old Games Land in Apple Arcade - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.02.2021
21:28
- Apple CEO Speaks Out in Wake of New Voter Laws in Georgia - Report: Average US Spend on iOS Apps to Hit $180 Per Person in 2021 - Apple Rejecting Apps with Possible “Device Fingerprinting” - Engadget: Russian iPhone Setup Includes Suggested, State-Sponsored Apps - Apple Updates Support App - Judge Says MacBook Pro “Flexgate” Case Can Move Forward - TSMC to Invest $100B Over Three Years to Increase Chip Production - GOP Lawmakers Want Answers Over Parler Removals - Apple Seeks “Clinical Specialist, Cardiology” - Tim Cook Marks Apple’s 45th Anniversary on Twitter - Tim Cook Marks Apple’s 45th Anniversary in Memo to Staff - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 02, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 04.01.2021
14:35
- Apple Sets 2Q FY2021 Earnings for Wednesday 28 April - iPhone and Apple Car Drive Up Apple Rating and Price Target at UBS - App Annie: App Buying Frenzy Continues Into 2021 - Sixth Betas Out for iOS/iPadOS 14.5, tvOS 14.5, and watchOS 7.4 - Sixth Beta Out for macOS Big Sur 11.3 - English Language Users Getting Two New Siri Voices and No Default - IATA Planning COVID-19 “Digital Passport” for iOS This Month - Report: Arizona App Store Bill Likely Dead Until 2022 - KFTC Fines Apple Korea and Urges Prosecutions - Apple Deems Late-2012 13-Inch Retain MBP “Obsolete” - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Apr 01, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.31.2021
17:16
- WWDC 2021: Virtual and Free 7 June - 11 June - Apple Updates Developer App (Way) Ahead of WWDC - Submission Open for 2021 Swift Student Challenge - Apple Maps Features COVID Travel Guidance for Participating US Airports - Foxconn Warns of Potential Trouble Amid “Materials Shortage” - South Carolina Taps Apple for Eight Coding Labs - Scam iOS App Steals $600,000 in Bitcoin from One User - Ted Lasso to Cameo on Sunday’s SAG Awards - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 31, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.30.2021
17:38
- Report: Apple Offering Paid Time Off for COVID-19 Vaccination - Several Apple Services Saw Midday Issues on Monday - Reports: Apple Pay Going Live in South Africa - Reports: Apple Maps Turns on Speed Camera Notifications in New Countries - Apple Going Global with Independent Repair Provider Program - UK Judge Says Swatch Can Try to Trademark “One More Thing” - Nate Mann Lands in “Masters of the Air” - Apple TV+ Precedes Earth Day with Three Nature-Focused Shows - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 30, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.29.2021
15:37
- Apple Issues Security Update for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch - Judge Strictly Limits In-Person Attendance for Epic v. Apple Trial - Apple Accused of Hosting Apps by Group Tied to Uyghur Genocide - As H&M Protests Uyghur Treatment, Apple Maps and Other Online Services Erase Stores on Platforms - Evercore Thinks Apple Will Dodge Trouble Amid Uyghur Backlash - Apple TV+ Series “Home Before Dark” Gets Mid-June Return - “It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown” Now Streaming on Apple TV+ - Three Apple TV+ Series Score 100% on Rotten Tomatoes - Apple TV+ Film The Banker Picks Up NAACP Image Award - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 29, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.26.2021
19:36
- BofA/Merrill Lynch Analyst Notes Apple Steps to Grow iPhone - Consumer Reports Names iPhone 12 Pro Max “Best iPhone” - Apple Adds Two Pixels and a Galaxy to Its Smartphone Trade-In Program - Apple Fixes Broken Shortcut Sharing Links - GlobalData: Apple Tops in A.I. Buys from 2016 Through 2020 - Study: Apple Watch + iPhone Could Assess Frailty in Heart Patients - Apple Music “Saylists” Help with Speech-Sound Disorder - Ship Stuck in Suez Could Exacerbate Chip/Electronics Issues - Apple TV+ Signs Eight-Figure Overall Deal with Tracy Oliver - Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman Talks to Oprah on Apple TV+ - Apple TV App Features Billie Holiday Theatre Production Filmed at Steve Jobs Theater - Sun Basket: Get $90 off and 4 Free Gifts across your first 4 deliveries at SunBasket.com/macosken with offer code macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 26, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.25.2021
14:18
- Arizona Senate Quietly Bypasses App Store Bill - Apple Tells ACCC It’s Not Anticompetitive Because the Internet - Reports: All But Recent Shortcuts Sharing Links Stop Working - Intel CEO: Apps Ads are “Competitive Fun” - Alexander Siddig Joins Cast of Apple TV+ Series “Shantaram" - Apple Announces Premier Date for Second Season of “Trying,” Picks Up a Third Season - Jobs ’73 Job Application Sells for $222,400 - Sun Basket: Get $90 off and 4 Free Gifts across your first 4 deliveries at SunBasket.com/macosken with offer code macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 25, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.24.2021
17:09
- Goldman Sachs Misses on PCs and Apple (Again) - Apple Releases Fifth Beta of macOS 11.3 to Developers - 9 to 5 Mac: macOS Beta Code Reveals Unrevealed iMacs - Apple Releases Fifth Betas of iOS/iPadOS/tvOS 14.5 and watchOS 7.4 to Developers - MacRumors: iOS and iPadOS 14.5 Released to Public Beta Program - 9 to 5 Mac: iOS Beta References “A14X” Processor - Pages, Numbers, and Keynote Each Updated to v11 - Apple Renews Classroom Push with App for Teachers - New York Investigation Finds No Gender Bias Around Apple Card - Court Sets Rules for Epic v. Apple Trial - Intel Would Like to Make Apple Silicon for Apple - Sun Basket: Get $90 off and 4 Free Gifts across your first 4 deliveries at SunBasket.com/macosken with offer code macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 24, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.23.2021
15:28
- Wedbush Sees 25% Increase in Initial Builds for iPhone 13 - Judge Green Lights Class Action Suit Over Butterfly Keyboards - YouTube Working on Issue with Apple and Some Apple TVs - HomePod mini Can Measure Temp and Humidity (If Apple Lets It) - Cicilline Plans Lots of Small Bills to Fight Big Tech - Apple Marks World Water Day - Okamoto Retires, Prescott New Head of Developer Relations - Apple Downtown Nashville Opening Next Week - Sun Basket: Get $90 off and 4 Free Gifts across your first 4 deliveries at SunBasket.com/macosken with offer code macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 23, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.22.2021
13:53
- Deutsche Bank: US Apple Retail Traffic Back to Half Pre-Pandemic - Apple Reseller Opening More Stores in India - Fire at Chipmaker Renesas May Have Knock-On Negative Effect on Apple - iMac Pro Off of Apple’s Site - Storage Options Reduced for 21.5-Inch iMac 4K - Apple Music Pulls Personal Pics from Personal Radio Stations - Apple Announces Two WGA Awards from “Ted Lasso” - Sun Basket: Get $90 off and 4 Free Gifts across your first 4 deliveries at SunBasket.com/macosken with offer code macosken - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 22, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.19.2021
18:13
- Bloomberg: Some Apple Stores Letting People Try On AirPods - Intel Launches “PC vs. Mac” Site in Wake of Break-Up with Apple - Apple Hardware in Russia Has to Have Apps Pre-Installed That Users Can Reject (?) - Report: Chinese Advertisers Testing App Tracking Transparency Workaround - Report: Apple Warns Chinese Developers Against ATT Workarounds - Apple Teams with Redford Center on Environmental Student Film Contest - Apple TV+ Gives “For All Mankind” Another AR Push - Vera Farmiga Joins Cast of “Five Days at Memorial” for Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Green Lights Half-Hour Maya Rudolph Comedy Series - Tim Cook Tweets Against Anti-Asian Violence - Cook Calls on Congress to Pass “Dreamers” Bill - Cook Looks Forward to People Coming Back to Apple Park - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 19, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.18.2021
17:44
- Evercore Ups Apple Target to $175 - Signs of Apparent Apple Silicon iMac Spotted in Xcode Crash Reporter - Bloomberg: Samsung Feeling the Semiconductor Shortage - Report: Apple Drops Ofilm from Supply Chain for Human Rights Violations - Foxconn’s Wisconsin Plant Could Produce Electric Vehicles - Anthony Boyle Joins Apple TV+ Series “Masters of the Air” - Apple TV+ Signs First-Look Deal with MountainA - Justin Long Stumping for Intel - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 18, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.17.2021
17:25
- Google Follows Apple in Lowering Commission for Developers - Ars Technica: Why Google's 15% Commission is Better than Apple's - Sensor Tower: Commission Changes Cost Apple and Google Little - Fourth Betas of Apple Operating Systems Out to Public Testing Program - Apple Maps Adds COVID-19 Vaccine Locations in U.S. - Wikipedia Offering Paid, Tailored Service for Big Tech - Tom Hiddleston Joins Apple TV+ Series “The Essex Serpent” - Reelgood: Apple TV+ Film Cherry Tops Weekend Streaming Charts - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 17, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.16.2021
18:34
- Ming-Chi Kuo: AirPods Set for First Y-o-Y Decline - IDC: Apple Owned Wearables in Holiday Quarter - Apple Seeds Fourth Software Updates for Everything to Developers - Report: iOS 14.5 Might Split System Updates and Security Updates - Apple Press Release Highlights App Store Contribution to UK Economy - Tim Cook “Attending” Conference in China This Weekend - Apple TV+ Nabs Its First Two Oscar Nominations - Survive the Attic: Apple's Creepy Collection of "Servant" Games - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 16, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.15.2021
18:03
- Apple Discontinues Full-Size HomePod - Morgan Stanley Analyst Dismisses iPhone “Noise” from Nikkei - Citigroup Thinks Car Could Drive Apple Past $3T - Some European Developers Having Trouble with DTKs and DHL - Apple Sues Former Product Design Employee Over Leaks to Press - Apple Security Exec Seeks to Have Santa Clara Bribery Case Dismissed - Apple TV+ Lands “The Jet” Docuseries - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 15, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.12.2021
17:02
- JP Morgan: Weaker iPhone Demand in China “Disappointing,” Not Surprising - Evercore: iPhones in China Rocked in February ’21 Versus February ‘20 - India’s Riot-Rocked Wistron Plant Reopened Again (or Still - Bloomberg Says Foxconn or Magna Most Likely to Build Apple Car - Australian Wants Feedback on Defaults, Pre-Installed Apps on Smartphones - Developer Sues Apple Over Multiple Skin Tone Emoji - Apple Gathers Its App Privacy Labels on One Page - Apple TV+ Signs First-Look Feature Deal with Imagine Entertainment - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.11.2021
16:30
- Wedbush Sees Recent Apple Sell-Off as “Golden Buying Opportunity” - Nikkei Notes Possible Drawdown in iPhone 12 mini Production - New Apple Site Promotes “iPhone Carrier Offers” - Apple Investing €1 Billion in Silicon R&D Facility in Germany - Replacement No Longer Required for iPhone 12s with Broken Backs - Bloomberg Think Piece Ponders AirPods Max - Apple TV + Series “Lady in the Lake” Brings Nyong’o and Portman to TV - “Central Park” Season 2 Gets 25 June Release Date, Early Season 3 Order - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 11, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.10.2021
16:38
- Apple Valuation Back (Barely) Above $2 Trillion - Apple Is Changing Its Serial Number System - Reddit Pic Seems to Show Speck Folio for Unannounced iPad - Apple Says iPhone 12 Production in India for Consumers in India - AirPods Max Firmware Updated to v3C39 - Report: Apple Grabs Office Space for Up to 400 in Cork - Report: “Subscribe” Changing to “Following” in Apple Podcasts - Wolfwalkers and Greyhound Score Three BAFTA Nominations for Apple TV+ - 20th Century Apple Branded Shoes and Paddle Ball Set Up for Auction - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 10, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.09.2021
18:22
- Apple Issues Security Updates for Mac, iPad, iPhone, and Apple Watch - Apple Releases Security Fixing Safari 14.0.3 Older Mac Operating Systems - Apple Market Valuation Falls Below $2T Amid Broader Tech Selloff - Sacconaghi: Apple Selloff is Special! - Motley Fool: Tech Stocks Caught in Broad Selloff - MacRumors: “A Reputable Chinese Leaker” Pegs 23 March for Apple Event - iMore: Jon Prosser Pegs 23 March for Apple Event - Report: Apple May Move 10% of iPhone 12 Production to India - iMac Pro Supplies Did Not Last Long - “Ted Lasso,” Boys State, and Wolfwalkers Pick Up DGA and PGA Award Nominations - Apple and Common Sense Media Curating Podcasts for Kids in the US - Apple TV+ Inks Multi-Year Programming Deal with Malala Yousafzai - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 09, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.08.2021
15:52
- Ming-Chi Kuo Expects Apple AR/VR Headset Next Year - Counterpoint: Apple Watch Crushed the Market in 2020 - Third Beta of watchOS 7.4 Is Out to Public Testers - Don’t Forget Today’s Apple Watch International Women’s Day Challenge - Apple Ending iMac Pro’s Run - Updates Out for Apple’s Video Creation Apps - Ray Liotta Joins “In with the Devil” on Apple TV+ - R.J. Cutler’s “Dear…” Picked Up for Second Season on Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Nominated for Three Saturn Awards - Critics Choice Awards Hand Three to “Ted Lasso” - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 08, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.05.2021
15:47
- Report: EC to Fine Apple for Antitrust Behavior in Spotify Complaint - UK Investigating Apple for Violation of Competition Law in App Store - Third Beta of watchOS 7.4 Out to Developers - Users Can’t Set a New Music Default for Siri in iOS 14.5, But Siri Can Learn Them - Apple Tool Transfers iCloud Photos to Google Photos - Square Buys Majority Stake in Music Streamer Tidal - Sarah Niles Joins Season Two of “Ted Lasso” - Apple Says Eilish Doc Grew Viewers by 33% - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 05, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.04.2021
15:03
- Morgan Stanley: January iPhone Shipments Up 150% in China - HB2005 Advances Through Arizona House - Eight-Year-Old California “Bag Check” Case Moves Forward - Third Betas of macOS 11.3 and iOS/iPadOS 14.5 Out to Public Testers - Third Beta of tvOS 14.5 Out to Developers - Australia Approves Apple Watch ECG Feature - Scary Series “Calls” Coming Soon to Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Expands International Slate with South Korea’s “Dr. Brain” - “Wolfwalkers” and “Stillwater” Nominated for Annie Awards - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 04, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.03.2021
15:08
- Cowen & Co. Sees Increased Build Orders for iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro - Evercore Tracks Gargantuan Growth for App Store - Third Betas of iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 Out to Developers - Third Beta of macOS Big Sur 11.3 Out to Developers - Third Beta of iOS 14.5 Puts “Items” Tab in “Find My” by Default - Apple Shares Data from Ongoing Hearing Study - MLB App Drops Support for Third Generation Apple TV - Final Fantasy Creator Brining “Fantasian” to Apple Arcade - Roar: Darkly Comic Feminist Fables Headed to Apple TV+ - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 03, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.02.2021
14:25
- All US Apple Stores Are Open Again (in Some Capacity) - Epic/Apple Trial Set for Early May - Apple Lobbying Against Arizona Bill Introduced by Lobbyist - Apple Wants Developer Transition Kits Back by 31 March - Google Updates a Number of Apps for iOS - IDC: iPad Grew to Third-Place Tablet in India in 2020 - Portuguese Consumer Group Sues Apple Over “Throttlegate” - Apple Subsidiary Buddybuild Going Dark on 31 March - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 02, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 03.01.2021
18:10
- Market Trackers Say iPhone 12 Starts a Globe Spanning SuperCycle™ - Apple Outs New Installation Percentages for iOS/iPadOS 14 - Apple Posting Device Repairability Scores in France - Minnesota: A New Front in the Fortnite Fight - Apple Music Opens “Behind the Songs” Section - RIAA: Streaming Accounted for 83% of Music Revenue in 2020 - “Shining Girls” Adds “Narcos” Moura to Cast - Butler and Callum Join Apple TV+ Series “Masters of the Air” - Jason Sudeikis Wins Golden Globe for “Ted Lasso” - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Mar 01, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.26.2021
16:42
- 17 Target Locations Getting Mini Apple Stores This Month - JP Morgan: iPhone Still Strong Despite Dip in Demand - IDC: iPhone Owned Japanese Market in 2020 - M1 Mac mini Lands in Apple’s Refurbished Store - Apple Releases macOS 11.2.2 to Handle Issues with Hubs and Docks - Apple Closing Virginia’s MacArthur Center Store - Apple Donates $1 Million to LGBTQ Youth Service Organization Encircle - Several Apple Services Set to Mark Women’s History Month - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 26, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.25.2021
18:00
- Morgan Stanley: Institutional Ownership of AAPL is “Underweight” - TSMC Trucking In Water as Drought Dries Supply - Foxconn to Manufacture New Car from Fisker - Bernstein Thinks BMW an “Ideal Partner” for Apple Car - Piper Sandler: Apple Car Will Be End-to-End Apple - Apple’s Indoor Mapping Data Format Adopted as Industry Standard - Hints That Apple Pay is Only Days Away in Israel - Apple Exec Says No Ad-Supported Tier for Apple Music - Wolfwalkers Co-Director Spills the Beans on Apple TV+ Series - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 25, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.24.2021
20:32
- Apple Holds a Virtual Meeting with Shareholders - Apple 3.0’s Apple Shareholder Q&A Transcript - Report: DoJ Investigates “Sign in with Apple” Developer Complaints - Apple Pay Lands in Mexico - Apple Strengthens Guidance for App Store Privacy Labels - M1 MacBook Air Hits Apple’s Refurbished Store - $10M Apple Grant Helps COPAN Ship Millions of COVID Tests - Apple CEO Tweets Support for Equality Act - International Women’s Day Getting an Apple Watch Activity Challenge - Apple Yeouido Set to Open This Friday - Movement on Jon Stewart’s Show for Apple TV+ - “Ted Lasso” Headed to PaleyFest LA - Epic Games Wonders: Have You Seen Scott Forstall Lately? - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 24, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.23.2021
17:36
- Gartner: iPhone Sales Beat Samsung Handset Sales Last Quarter - Apple Takes Steps to Stop Silver Sparrow’s Spread - Judge Stops Epic from Suing Apple in UK - Fortnite Fight Finds Its Way to Arizona - Gmail App for iOS Gets Privacy Label (Still No Update) - Apple Shareholders Meeting Today - Tuesday 23 February - M1 MacBook Pros Turning Up in Apple’s Refurbished Store - Apple Announces Next Entrepreneur Camp for Women - Leslie Jordan Gets a Weekly Show on Apple Music Country - Apple TV+ Announces Thursday Night Premier Event for Billie Eilish Doc - 1978 Apple Retail Sign Up for Auction - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 23, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.22.2021
19:07
- Some Displays Seeing “Pink Squares” on M1 Mac mini - Red Canary Finds “Silver Sparrow” Infecting M1 Macs - Press Gets Tour of Seoul’s Apple Yeouido This Week - Portland’s Pioneer Place Apple Store Set to Reopen Today - Apple Reportedly Seeks LiDAR for Apple Car - Apple Highlights Upcoming Series for TCA Winter Press Tour 2021 - Apple TV+ “The Mosquito Coast” 30 April - Season-Two of “Mythic Quest” Debuts 7 May - Apple TV+ Musical Comedy Series “Schmigadoon!” To Premier Summer 2021 - Apple TV+ Gets “Physical” This Summer - Stephen King Series “Lisey’s Story” Hitting Apple TV+ This Summer - “Ted Lasso” and “The Morning Show” Teased for This Summer - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 22, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.19.2021
16:25
- Apple Pledges Support in Face of Winter Disaster - Foxconn Raises Pay in China as Apple Investigates Working Conditions - Report: Apple Angling for Higher Manufacturing Incentives in India - Apple Hiring for 6G Development - UHN Employs Apple Watch in New Heart Failure Study - Second macOS 11.3 Beta Out to Public Testers - Apple Maps Gets Cycling Directions for Portland, OR and San Diego, CA - Microsoft Announces Standalone Office 2021 on the Way - Apple TV App Lands on Google TV - Jane Fonda Joins Cast of Apple TV+ Animated Feature “Luck” - Apple’s First Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders and Developers Underway - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 19, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.18.2021
15:17
- Utah Turns On Apple/Google Exposure Notification Solution - Epic Games Takes Apple Case to European Commission - Apple Releases Round-Two Betas to Public Testers - Apple Seeds Second Big Sur 11.3 Beta to Developers - Wardle Spots Malware Built for M1 Macs - Liftoff Leads Band of Marketers Into Apple’s ATT World - Jesse Plemons Joins Killers of the Flower Moon - Apple Signs Overall Deal with Skydance Animation - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 18, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.17.2021
15:11
- Epic Driven Anti-App Store Legislation Dies in North Dakota - Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Sold Some Apple Last Quarter - Apple Releases Round-Two Betas of iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, and tvOS Updates to Developers - CNET: New Emoji Spotted in iOS 14.5 Beta - Apple Says COVID-19 “Health Pass” Apps Have to Come from Health Authorities - Microsoft Offers Unified Office App for iPad - Apple Faces Class Action Suit Over “Gambling” Apps in the App Store - Vivid Money Neobank in France Adds Apple Pay Support - India Gets a Month-Long Apple Watch Activity Challenge - Apple TV+ Releases Another Sneak Peek of Billie Eilish Documentary - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 17, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.16.2021
17:57
- Apple Updates Big Sur 11.2.1 Installer to Check Your Space Before It Wrecks Your Space - Apple Issues watchOS 7.3.1 for Apple Watch Series 5 and SE - Apple Launches Repair Program for Apple Watch Series 5 and SEs That Won’t Charge - Wedbush Still Expects Apple EV Partner Announcement Within Six Months - North Dakota Proposal Could Shake Up App Store Models - North Dakota: A Surprising Vector in the Fortnite Fight - Your Apple Music Replay 2021 Playlist is Ready - Apple Launching Official Podcast for “For All Mankind” - Apple CEO Pledges Support to Fight Violence Against the Asian Community - Tim Cook Marks Presidents’ Day with FDR Quote on Twitter - Young Steve Jobs Job Application Going Up for Bids - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 16, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.15.2021
11:24
- FT: Apple Car Talks with Nissan “No Longer Active” - Despite YouTube Update, Many Google Apps Still Lack Updates and Privacy Labels - Apple Wooing iPad Developers to the Mac - Orange Business Service Now an Apple Enterprise Reseller - Lovin’ Malta Says Malta is Lovin’ “Foundation” - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 15, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.12.2021
14:57
- Intel Launches Ad Campaign Against the Mac - Netflix Co-Founder Derides Apple TV+ Effort - Top App Store Subscription Revenue Nearly Quadruples Google Play Subs - U.S. House Questions App Store Privacy Label Inaccuracies - Tim Cook Lands on Cover of Outside Magazine - Apple Music Doubles Free-Trail for College Students - Apple Launches “For All Mankind” AR App Ahead of Second Season - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macoskenrx - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.11.2021
13:52
- JP Morgan Sees a Happy New Year for iPhone in China - Mount Sinai Apple Watch Study Spots COVID a Week Before Swabs - Apple Maps Adds Crowd-Sourced Road Info in iOS 14.5 Beta - Apple and Prepear Settle Logo Dispute - Apple TV+ in on Sci-Fi Courtroom Drama “Dolly” - Claire Danes Taking Lead in “Essex Serpent” - Season Two of “Ted Lasso” to Run 12-Episodes - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macoskenrx - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 11, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.10.2021
18:16
- RBC Ups Apple Target to $171 on Cryptocurrency Exchange Idea - Production Starts Again at India’s Riot-Rocked Wistron Plant - Counterpoint Research: iPhone 12 mini Makes Up Smallest Sales Percentage - macOS Updates Fix Charging Issue on Some Macs, Plug Sudo Security Hole - Apple Launches Battery Replacement Program for Certain MacBook Pros - Sideloading Blocked Again on M1 Macs - Hyundai and Kia Say They’re Not in Talks with Apple - WSJ: Nissan Next Most Likely Candidate Talking Apple Car - JP Morgan Sees Renault as Good Partner for Apple Car - MPs Want Apple Car Made in UK - Apple Logged More Than 2x Self-Driven Miles in 2020 Versus 2019 - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macoskenrx - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 10, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.09.2021
16:58
- Wedbush Sees Apple Car Partner Announcement in Next Six-Months - Bloomberg: Chip Shortage to Wreak Havoc on Car and Electronics Makers - The Information Outlines Apple’s Pandemic-Related Logistics Issues - Renesas Electronics Buying Apple Supplier Dialog Semi for US$6B - Bloomberg: Secret Peeps Say Riccio’s Working on AR/VR for Apple - Report: iOS 14.5 Beta Allows Third-Party Music Defaults for Siri - Super Bowl Ad Nets Newbs Five-Month Apple Music Free Trial - Jane Goodall-Inspired Kids Series Headed to Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Snags Four AARP “Movies for Grownups” Awards Noms - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macoskenrx - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 09, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.08.2021
18:18
- Bloomberg on Friday: Apple/Hyundai Talks on a Car Stalled - Bloomberg on Sunday: Hyundai/Kia Not Building an Apple Car - Apple Ups DTK Early Return Credit to US$500 - Report: Terms Between Apple and Third-Party Suppliers Shift in Apple’s Favor - Apple and Korean FTC Settle Antitrust Suit - Apple Sued for Alleged Patent Infringement Tied to Camera Tech - Bloomberg: Android Might Try Something Not as Stringent as ATT - Snoopy Takes Over Apple Homepage for Premier of “The Snoopy Show” - Holiday Special “Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown” Hits Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Picks Up 11 NAACP Image Awards Nominations - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/macoskenrx. - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 08, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.05.2021
17:33
- JP Morgan: $3.6B Apple Investment in Kia Plant Made Back Easily - Evercore Addresses Apple Car Talk by Pointing to Personnel - Huberty and Morgan Stanley’s Car Guy Address Apple EV Rumors - Morgan Stanley’s Car Guy Does a 6-Point Turn on Apple Car - Nikkei Story Rains on Hyundai/Kia Apple Car Parade - Qualcomm Revenue Up 62% Y-o-Y Thanks in Part to iPhone 12 - JP Morgan Says Apple AR Headset Coming Winter of 2022 - The Information Hears of $3,000 Apple VR Headset - Apple TV+ Series “Ted Lasso” Nabs Two SAG Award Nominations - Apple Seeks Early Return of M1 DTKs - Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial and get your first 6-months for $9.95 a month! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 05, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.04.2021
16:15
- CNBC Guns the Apple/Hyundai-Kia Car Talk - Morgan Stanley: January App Store Growth Hit Six-Month High - Store and Cloud Service Outages for Apple on Wednesday - Apple Outlines Tools for Devs in an ATT World - YouTube App for iOS Grabs a Staggering Amount of User Data - YouTube Dropping Native Support for Third-Gen Apple TV - Apple Gets Apple Card and Apple Cash Trademarks in Canada - Portland, OR and San Diego Land in Apple Maps “Look Around” - Apple TV+ Gets Four Golden Globe Nominations - Three WGA Nominations for “Ted Lasso” - Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial and get your first 6-months for $9.95 a month! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 04, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.03.2021
16:12
- iPhone 11 Models Turn Up in Apple Refurbished Store - Apple Ups Watch Trade-In Values for American Heart Month - Apple Watch “Heart Month Challenge” Hitting on Valentine’s Day - Apple Branded Health Products in the Works - Working Apple 1 Hits eBay for $1.5M - Report: Apple Sets Record Breaking $25M Deal for CODA at Sundance - Apple Drops Second Trailer for Eilish Documentary - Palmer Leads Apple TV+ to Biggest Weekend Yet - Apple Tops Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” List for 14th Year - Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial and get your first 6-months for $9.95 a month! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 03, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.02.2021
21:34
- Apple Releases macOS 11.2 Big Sur Update - Apple Seeds Next-Round iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, and tvOS Betas to Developers - iOS 14.5 Beta Lets FaceID work with Masks and Apple Watch - Dual-SIM Support for 5G Spotted in iOS 14.5 beta - Fitness+ Gets Partial AirPlay 2 Support in iOS 14.5 Beta - Code Hints at Apple Card Family Sharing - Facebook Takes App Tracking Argument to Its Users - EU Outlines Appeal in Apple/Ireland Tax Case - Apple Faces Growing Number of “Throttlegate” Suits in Europe - Epic Gets to Depose Cook, While Apple's Samsung Request is Denied - Latest Shot on iPhone Campaign Highlights Black Photographers - Apple Watch Activity Challenge and Fitness+ Focus on Black History - Black Unity Apple Watch and Sport Band Available to Order Now - Range of Apple Services Celebrate Black History Month - Apple Adds REJI Page to Website - Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500 500 to start your free 30 day trial and get your first 6-months for $9.95 a month! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 02, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 02.01.2021
15:12
- Report: Hyundai Execs Leery of Potential Apple Partnership - Apple Sued Over IAP in Fake Casino Apps - US Google Play Store to Admit Real Gambling Apps Next Month - Google Slowly Adding “Privacy Nutrition Labels” for iOS Apps - Apple Seeds Third macOS 11.2 Release Candidate to Devs and Testers - Report: Apple TV+ Leases Huge NYC Production Facility - Apple Green Lights Second Season of “Tehran” - Apple Green Lights Limited Series “WeCrashed” - Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial and get your first 6-months for $9.95 a month! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Feb 01, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.29.2021
19:33
- Analysts React to Apple Q1FY21 Earnings - Apple Illustrates Data Harvesting, Says ATT Coming in the Spring - Cook Addresses Privacy Conference, Throws Shade at Facebook - Facebook CEO Accuses Apple of Anticompetitive Behavior - Facebook CFO Says iOS 14 Changes Add “Uncertainty” to 2021 Forecast - Report: Facebook Readies Antitrust Suit Against Apple - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 29, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.28.2021
19:39
- Apple Reports Record Revenue of $111 Billion - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 28, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.27.2021
16:28
- Report: iPhone Sales in India Up 100% Last Quarter - LG InnoTek Rides iPhone to 43% Revenue Hike - Apple Suppliers Want Workers to Skip Trips Home for Lunar New Year - Apple is Warren Buffett’s Favorite Stock for 2021 - Apple Shares Hit New Closing High - Apple Releases iOS 14.4 and iPadOS 14.4 - iOS/iPadOS 14.4 Plugs Three Active Security Exploits - Apple Releases HomePod Software v14.4 - Apple Releases watchOS 7.3 - Apple Releases Bug Fixing tvOS 14.4 - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 27, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.26.2021
18:06
- UBS Ups Apple Q1FY21 Expectations, Maintains “Hold” and $115 Target - JP Morgan Analyst Expects Q1 “Blockbuster Beat” - Cowen & Co. Ups iPhone Production Estimates for Current Quarter - Wedbush Ups Apple Target to $175 on iPhone Strength - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs - Apple Earnings Call Set for Tomorrow - Riccio Promoted to Secret Project, Ternus Named SVP Hardware Engineering - Apple Seeds Second Beta of macOS 11.2 to Devs and Public Beta Program - Fitness+ “Time to Walk” Stories Go Live on Apple Watch - Palmer First Look Lands on YouTube - Apple Posts Second Trailer for “The Snoopy Show” - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 26, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.25.2021
16:42
- Evercore Note is Apple Car Crazy - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs on Friday - Apple Earnings Call Set for Wednesday - European Lawmakers “Invite” Top Tech CEOs to Meet - Developer Files EU Complaint Over Coronavirus Game - Apple Goes More In-Depth on iPhone 12, MagSafe, and Pacemakers - Brie Larson Set to Star in Second Series for Apple TV+ - Don’t Shoot PDX Taking Portland Apple Store Art for Safekeeping - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 25, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.22.2021
19:42
- Sacconaghi: What Will You Have Done for Me in Six Months? - Monness Analyst Sees Apple Q1FY21 Revenue of $105B - Cowen Analyst Opines on Apple and Autos - CIRP Sees Strength in iPhone, Relative Strength in Services - iDownloadBlog: ATT Should Go Live in iOS/iPadOS 14.4 - Developer Big Sur Beta Tackles M1/Bluetooth Issue - watchOS 7.3 Brings Unity Face, New Walk Workout for Fitness+ - First Three Episodes of “Losing Alice” Land on Apple TV+ - Report: “Servant” Viewership Comes Back Strong in Season Two - Apple Posts Valentine’s Day Gift Guide - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen. - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 22, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.21.2021
19:24
- A Morning Note from Morgan Stanley: Huge Growth for iPhone and Mac - An Afternoon Note from Morgan Stanley: Apple Price Target Upped to $152 - What to Watch Headed Into Apple Earnings Next Week - Report: Pegatron Leases New Space in India for iPhone Production - Most Google iOS Apps Still Missing App Store Privacy Labels - Apple CEO Supports Biden Administration’s Immigration Reform Intent - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen. - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 21, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.20.2021
17:00
Barclays Ups Apple Shares to Underwater $116 - RBC Ups Apple to $145, Partly on Strength of Next iPhones - Loop Capital Ups Apple to $155 on Mac and iPhone Strength - Side-Loading Working Again for M1 Macs - The M1’s Unbidden Screensaver (and How to Avoid It) - iFixit Tears Into a Pair of AirPods Max - Developer of Coronavirus Info App Sues Apple - Apple TV+ Hires Former Warner Bros. Exec for Film Marketing - Three Critics Choice Noms for “Ted Lasso” - Black History Month Activity Challenge Headed to Apple Watch - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen. - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 20, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.19.2021
17:07
- Web Safety Group Sues Apple to Get Telegram Out of App Store - Telegram Cites Takedown of “Hundreds” of “Calls for Violence” - Foxconn Gets Green Light for Laptop/Tablet Factory in Vietnam - Foxconn Revs Up Auto Initiative - Incoming Intel CEO Fires Up the Troops with Snide Apple Comment - Fitness+ Workouts Near 300 - Apple and Tim Cook Mark Martin Luther King Day - Apple Partners with The King Center on New “Challenge for Change” - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen. - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 19, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.18.2021
18:25
- More US Apple Stores Close for COVID-19 - Apple Extends Window for 13-Inch MBP Backlight Repair Program - Apple Stops iOS/iPadOS App Side Loading onto Apple Silicon Macs - Epic Expands Court Fight Against Apple to the UK - MacRumors: Apple May Have to Pay VirnetX $1.1B - Amazon and “Big Five” Publishers Sued for eBook Price Fixing - Tim Cook Talks REJI, Parler, and More on “Fox Sunday Morning” - Bumble IPO Filing Warns of Anti-Tracking Trouble - Free Apple TV+ Trials Extending Through June - Apple Releases Extended Trailer for Season Two of “For All Mankind” - Production Underway for “Ted Lasso” Season Two - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Mint Mobile - Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MacOSKen. - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 18, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.15.2021
18:55
- Cowen: Apple the Smart Play in PCs - TSMC Q4 Beats on iPhone Strength - TSMC Ups Capital Spending for 2021 - Qualcomm Acquires Nuvia for $1.4 Billion - Intel CEO Bob Swan Retiring Next Month - Apple Closes D.C. Metro Stores Ahead of Inauguration - Apple Inks Deal for Ridley Scott-Directed Napoleon Epic - Apple Signs Signs on for Two-Part Oprah Doc - Apple Releases First Full Trailer for Cherry - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/MACOSKENRX. - NordVPN - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 15, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.14.2021
18:23
- Apple Invests in and Promotes REJI - Cook: Parler Welcome Back to App Store When It’s ToS Compliant - UBS Thinks iPhone Sales Were Down in China in 2020 - Wedbush: iPhone Sales Beating the Bull-Case - Belkin Recalls Wireless Charger Sold Through Apple Stores - Apple Hits Developers with Round-Two Betas - Apple’s Firewall Exceptions Removed in macOS 11.2 Beta - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/MACOSKENRX. - NordVPN - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 14, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.13.2021
18:19
- Tim Cook Announcing Something on TV Today - Trying to Suss the Apple Announcement - Wells Fargo Ups Apple Target on iPhone Strength in China - Gartner: Pandemic Drove Wearable Growth in 2020 - Report: Apple and EV Startup Canoo Held Talks in 2020 - Apple Hiring Car Experience SQA Engineer for Some Reason - Report: Rare MacBook Repair Shifts to Mail-In - Replacement AirPods Max Don’t Come with Replacement Cushions - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/MACOSKENRX. - NordVPN - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 13, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.12.2021
18:09
- IDC and Gartner Saw Significant Growth for Mac in 2020 - Canalys Saw Notable Growth for Mac in 2020 - Test Raises Concerns About Pacemakers and iPhone 12 - JP Morgan Notes Apparent Growth for iPhone in China Last Quarter - Counterpoint Research: Apple Orders to Drive TSMC Outperformance in 2021 - JP Morgan Analyst Sees Services Driving Apple Car - Apple Releases iOS 12.5.1 to Fix Exposure Notification Bug - Apple and Biogen Team for Cognitive Health Study - Palm Springs Team Lands Sci-Fi Project at Apple - Amazon Pharmacy - Amazon Prime Members can save on prescription medication when not using insurance and get FREE 2-Day delivery! Learn more at Amazon.com/MACOSKENRX. - NordVPN - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 12, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.11.2021
23:51
- Friday: Apple Gave Parler 24-Hours to Clean Up or Be Expelled from App Store - Friday Night: Google Play Store Pulls Parler App - Early Saturday: Parler Tops Free Charts in iOS App Store - Saturday: Apple Removes Parler from App Store - Sunday: Amazon Suspends Parler from AWS - Parler CEO Cannot Find New Home for Service - Parlor: “Social Talking App” Rockets Up App Store Charts - Morgan Stanley Sees Strength for PCs, Apple in 2021 - Hyundai + Apple + Car Talk Hits Again Over Weekend - Wedbush Sees Apple Partnering On Car First - Russo Brothers Post First Clip of “Cherry” to Twitter - Apple Posts Trailer for “Losing Alice” to YouTube - Season Two of “Dickinson” Underway on Apple TV+ - Amazon Pharmacy - Your medication, made easy. Learn more at Amazon.com/MACOSKENRX - NordVPN - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 11, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.08.2021
19:49
- Flurry: iPhone Took 8 of Top-10 US Smartphone Activations in December - TSMC Sees Record December Revenue on Strength of iPhone 12 - Counterpoint: iPhone 12 Costs 26% More to Make Than iPhone 11 - German Apple Watch Owners See Weird Altimeter Readings in Weird Weather - Democratic Members of FTC Label Apple and Google “Gatekeepers” in Mobile Gaming - Bloomberg: Apple Car Five-to-Seven Years Away - Hyundai Says It’s Talking with Apple About Car Development - Morgan Stanley Analyst Opines on Apple Car - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 08, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.07.2021
16:47
- App Store Sales Hit Record $540 Million on New Year’s Day - Apple Highlights Services Growth for 2020 - Apple’s “Back to University” Promo Launches in Australia, Brazil, New Zealand, and South Korea - Apple Puts Out Year-of-the-Ox AirPods Pro for Chinese New Year - Apple Emphasizes Antitrust Concerns in Annual Proxy Statement - Tim Cook Tweets Regarding Insurrection at U.S. Capitol - MKM Partners: Facebook Will Be Among Hardest Hit by iOS 14’s App Tracking Transparency - Facebook Acknowledges Inevitability of ATT - Google’s Lack of App Store Privacy Labels: Part I - Google’s Lack of App Store Privacy Labels: Part II - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 07, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.06.2021
20:45
- Canaccord Genuity Ups Apple Price Target to $150 - JP Morgan: Macs and Services May Make Up for Seasonal iPhone Declines - Merrill Lynch Analyst Into Services, Concerned Over Compares - Credit Suisse Still “Neutral” on Apple Despite iPhone Strength - CIRP Sizes Up the iPhone 12 Line - Bloomberg: Foxconn Sets December Sales Record on iPhone Strength - Nikkei: Apple Increasing 1H21 iPhone Orders 30% Versus 1H20 - Apple Q1FY21 Earnings Call Set for 27 January - Apple Sets “Virtual” Shareholders Meeting for 23 February - “Apple Values” to Guide Executive Bonuses - Apple Names Monica Lozano to Board of Directors - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 06, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.05.2021
18:19
- Tech Stocks Fall in Broad Market Selloff - CNBC Piece Ties Monday Stock Drops to Politics and COVID Concerns - CNBC Leans Into Politics as Cause of Monday Selloff - All 38 UK Apple Stores Close as New Lockdown Ordered - Apple Adds New Weekly Content to Fitness+ - Gene Munster on Why Apple Will Beat the Rest of the FAANGs in 2021 - TF International Analyst Make Apple Hardware Predictions for 2021 - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 05, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 01.04.2021
18:00
- JP Morgan: Demand for iPhone 12 Pro Still Robust Post Holidays - Wedbush: We’re on the iPhone SuperCycle™ - Sensor Tower: Christmas iOS App Spending Up 39% YoY - Apple Pulled 46,000 Apps from App Store in China on New Year’s Eve - Amphetamine to Stay in the Mac App Store - Apple and Prepear Suspend USPTO Suit for Settlement Talks - New York’s MTA Completes Contactless Payment Deployment - Apple Promotes Fitness+ Through Apple Music (or Vice Versa) - Adobe Flash Reaches End-of-Life - AudiblePlus - Content that entertains, inspires, and informs. Visit Audible.com/macosken or text macosken to 500-500 to start your free 30 day trial - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jan 04, 2021
Mac OS Ken: 12.31.2020
16:20
Thoughts on Gene Munster's thoughts on Apple and the other FAANGs. Plus, a call to action and a word of appreciation. Thanks for stopping by, 2020. Leave now. - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 31, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.30.2020
17:01
- Flurry: Top-Nine US Phone Activations on Christmas Were iPhones - Apple’s App Store Takes Over Two-Thirds of Christmas Day App Spend - Bloomberg: Lots of Mobile Downloads for HBO Max and Disney+ Over Christmas - Amazon, Apple, and Tesla Supplier Accused of Using Forced Uighur Labor - Corellium Prevails Against Apple Copyright Claim - Apple Quietly Launching Launch@Apple College Mentorship Program - Apple Japan Running Two-Day New Year Shopping Event - Today at Apple Sessions Restarting in Australia, Japan, and Singapore - Apple Sets “Ring in the New Year” Activity Challenge - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month - plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken or use coupon MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 30, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.29.2020
17:15
- Apple Hits iCloud Activation Issues on Christmas and Boxing Day - ATT Notifications Showing Up in Beta for iOS 14.4 (and Earlier?) - Apple Hearing Study Accidentally Collects Extra 30-Days of Data - Report: Apple Pulled 94,000 Games from China’s App Store in 2020 - Apple Sends Out Developer Small Business Program Acceptance Notifications - Ming-Chi Kuo Sees Apple Car in 2025 at Earliest - After Mocking Apple, Xiaomi Not Including Chargers with Mi 11 - Apple Saving BLM Street Art Outside Oregon Store for Donation - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month - plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken or use coupon MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 29, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.23.20202
18:19
- Cowen & Co: iPhone Shipments to Grow 38% in Q1 2021 - iPhones Going Out to Apple Security Research Device Program Participants - Evercore Analyst Doesn’t See an Apple Car Coming - Tesla CEO Puts Himself in the Apple Car Story - Apple Stores Actively Promoting Fitness+ - Apple Pay Support Added to Japan’s LINE Pay - Cult of Mac Contemplates Apple Buying MGM Studios - Producer: “Ted Lasso” is a Three Season Show - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month - plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken or use coupon MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 23, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.22.2020
19:54
- Reuters: Apple Looking to Roll Out a Car in 2024 - Morgan Stanley: Yeah, yeah. We Assumed an Apple Car - Counterpoint Research: iPhone 12/12 Pro Top 5G Smartphones in October - Goldman Sachs: Good 2020 for Mac Sets Up Tough Compare in 2021 - Report: Saudi Arabia and UAE Used NSO Group Software to Spy on Journalists’ iPhones - Troubleshooting “Pairing Cancelled” in Fitness+ - Epic and Samsung Send “Free Fortnite” Kit to Influencers - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month - plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken or use coupon MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 22, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.21.2020
18:13
- California Apple Stores Closed Through the Holidays - Apple Puts Wistron on Probation as Indian Investigation Continues - Indian Government Finds Fault with Wistron Around Riots - Wistron Apologizes to Employees in India and Fires the Person in Charge - Facebook Keeps Hitting Apple Over ATT - EFF Calls Facebook ATT Arguments “Laughable” - Apple Manual Covers Device & Data Access When Personal Safety is At Risk - COVID Test That Stopped “The Morning Show” Deemed False Positive - President Obama Puts “Boys State” on 2020 Top-10 Movies List - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - Get 68% off NordVPN! Only $3.71/month - plus an additional month FREE at nordvpn.com/macosken or use coupon MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 21, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.18.2020
21:00
- Morgan Staley “Increasingly Bullish” on iPhone in China - Wedbush Bull Case Puts iPhone Sales at 250 Million Units in FY21 - Indian Trade Union: Local Government Going Soft on Wistron Post-Riot - Apple Must: iOS 14 Adoption Numbers are “Amazing” - Public Beta Testers Get First macOS Big Sur 11.2 Beta - Public Beta Testers Get First iOS/iPadOS 14.4 Betas - Apple Nixes Standalone Updaters in Big Sur - Four More U.S. Cities Added to Look Around in Apple Maps - Cook and Federighi to Testify in Fortnite Fight - Facebook Sides with Epic in Case Against Apple - Variety: “Mythic Quest” a Tale of Two Sets - Olivia Cooke and Johnathan Price Join Apple TV+ Series “Slow Horses” - Samuel L. Jackson to Lead Limited Apple TV+ Series - Third Season Ordered for “Servant” Ahead of Second Season Premier - “The Snoopy Show” Starts 5 February 2021 - Apple Outs Trailer for Billie Eilish Doc - Justin Timberlake’s Palmer To Hit End of January - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 18, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.17.2020
18:02
- Wednesday: Facebook Runs Attack Ads Against Apple - Apple Responds to Wednesday’s Attack Ad by Facebook - Thursday: Facebook Runs Attack Ads Against Apple - Mozilla Sides with Apple on ATT - Newspaper Publishing Group Joins Coalition for App Fairness - Epic Wants Cue and Federighi Under Oath - JP Morgan Apple Note Seems Both Somber and Upbeat - Apple Outs First Developer Betas of iOS/iPadOS 14.4 - Apple Outs First Developer Beta of tvOS 14.4 - Apple Outs First Developer Beta of watchOS 7.3 - Some AirPods Max Stopped Over Hazmat Irregularities - AirPods Max Neither Water Proof nor Water Resistant - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 17, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.16.2020
19:10
- Nikkei Says Apple Upping iPhone Orders ~30% in First Half of 2021 - Nikkei Report Supports Wedbush Assertion Says Wedbush - DigiTimes: Wistron Downplays Damage Caused by Riot in India - India Cellular and Electronics Association Apologizes to Wistron for Riot - EU Proposes Big Changes for Big Tech - Facebook Hopes EU Rules Will Curb Apple - iPad and iPhone Apps Get Bigger with Big Sur Update - Apple Video Creation Apps Change Steps for Sharing - HomePod/HomePod Mini Software Updates to v14.3 - Siri Can Play Noises at You! - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 16, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.15.2020
22:13
- Evercore Analyst Sees iPhone 12 Smoking the Competition in China - Goldman’s Apple Analyst is Definitely a “Glass Half Empty” Guy - UBS Analyst: Demand for iPhone 12 Pro High in China, Softening in States - Apple Investigating Riot at India iPhone Factory - AirPods Max In the Wild Today - Apple Updates OSes for iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, and Apple TV - watchOS 7.2 Adds Low Cardio Fitness Notification Option - Updates Help Older Apple Machines Fight the Spread of COVID-19 - Fitness+ Workouts Work on iPhone/iPad - No Apple Watch Required - No AirPlay for Apple Fitness+ - Fitness App Not Making It Onto Some iPads - Some Apple Watch Buyers Not Seeing Free Three Months for Fitness+ - Apple’s App Store Privacy “Nutrition Labels” Go Live - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 15, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.14.2020
18:31
- JP Morgan Weighs Wait Times for iPhone 12 Line - TF International Sees Continued Strength for iPhone Demand - Reports of Riots in India’s iPhone Supply Chain - Cydia Accuses Apple of Maintaining Illegal iOS App Monopoly - Apple and Google Kicking X-Mode Location Trackers from App Stores - Amtrak Turns on Apple Pay for App and Website - Apple Maps Officially Updated for Canada - Apple Pay Headed to Mexico “in 2021” - Apple Discontinuing Music Memos App - COVID-19 Stops “Mythic Quest” Production - Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for “Dickinson” Season-Two - Headspace - Meditation made simple. Get a FREE one month trial at Headspace.com/macosken - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 14, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.11.2020
17:12
- Morgan Stanley Sees “Record Holiday Quarter” for Apple - Wedbush Ups Apple Target to $160 - Apple Confirms Internal Work on Cellular Modems - Apple Releases Public and Developer Betas for iOS/iPadOS 14.3 - Apple Releases Public and Developer Betas for macOS 11.1 - Apple Music Getting Animated Album Covers with Upcoming Updates - Apple TV+ Lands Julia Roberts for Limited Series - Apple Drops Trailer for Season Two of “Servant” - Animated Feature ‘Wolfwalkers’ Now on Apple TV+ - Cook: Most Corporate Workers Out of Office Until Mid-2021 - Cook to Address U.N. Climate Ambition Summit - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 11, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.10.2020
19:26
- Goldman Sachs Sticks with “Sell” and $75 on Apple - CounterPoint: Apple Watch Saw Serious Growth in Q32020 - Apple Includes New ECG Algorithm in Upcoming OS Updates - ECG Goes Live for Apple Watch in Taiwan Next Tuesday - Apple Watch Cellular Land in Portugal - Federighi Makes ATT Case to European Regulators - WhatsApp: WhatsUp with App Store Privacy Labels? - Apple Says Its Apps Will Have Privacy “Nutrition Labels,” Too - Cook Blasts Silicon Valley Giants for “Lack of Responsibility” - Law May Require 30% of Apple TV+ in EU to Be “European Work” - Apple Gives Series Order to “Extrapolations” - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 10, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.09.2020
21:14
- Apple Announces $549 AirPods Max - AirPods Max Deliveries Slip Quickly into 2021 - Apple Launches “Journey Into Sound” Promo Video for AirPods Max - Out of Warranty Battery Replacement $79 on AirPods Max - Fitness+ Launches Monday 14 December - Apple Seeds Non-Mac OS Release Candidates to Developers - Bell Mobility First to Launch Apple Watch Family Setup in Canada - Apple Seeks to Have Epic Games Case in Australia Dismissed - Report: Apple AI Lead John Giannandrea Now Leading Apple Car Project - Rumor Has Carol Burnett Bio-Pic Headed to Apple TV+ - Apple Gives “For All Mankind” Early Season Three Renewal - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 09, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.08.2020
16:43
- What Today May or May Not Bring - Apple/Google Powered Contact Tracing App Going Live in CA Thursday - JP Morgan: Wait for iPhone 12 Keeps Getting Longer - UBS: Wait for iPhone 12 Pro Max Getting (Unpleasantly?) Shorter - Bloomberg: Mac’s Intel to Apple Silicon Transition Going Swimmingly - HomePod Software Updated to v14.2.1 - Apple Music Rolls Out to Google Smart Speakers in Some Regions - Samsung Not Including Power Adapters with Future Phones - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 08, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.07.2020
16:22
- Morgan Stanley: COVID and iPhone 12 Drive Up Apple Services - EU May Change How Apple Can Promote Its Services on Its Platforms - Dutch Competition Authorities Eye Apple Pay - Apple Launches Repair Program for Faulty iPhone 11 Displays - Apple TV+ Promo Highlights First Year of Apple Originals - Exec: Work Underway on “Tehran” Season 2 (Which Apple Has Not Ordered) - Apple Announces World Surf League Docuseries - A Charlie Brown/Mariah Carey Christmas Hits Apple TV+ - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 07, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.04.2020
16:20
- Report Suggests Something New from Apple Next Tuesday - FTC Warns of Scammy Apple and Amazon Robocalls - Reports of 5G and LTE Signal Loss for iPhone 12 - Enrollment Open for App Store Small Business Program - Apple Turns on Option for Family Sharing for Subscriptions - Evercore Sees Stronger Than Expected Services Growth for Apple - Apple Updates Accessibility Features Page - Apple TV+ Gives Green Light to Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Docuseries - “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special” Hits Apple TV+ - Mint Mobile: Buy any 3-month plan and get 3 more months FREE by going to MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - NordVPN - Sign up for a two-year plan and get four more months free with offer code macosken at nordvpn.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 04, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.03.2020
15:56
- Apple Stores Reopen in England, Restarting iPhone Upgrade Program - IDC: Apple Wearables Growth Beats Wider Wearables Market - Apple Pay Support Likely Imminent for Mexico - Sao Paulo Requires Power Bricks Included with New iPhones - Listener Feedback: iPhone Water Resistance Claims Don’t Hold (Out) Water - Julianna Margulies Joins Season Two of “The Morning Show” - Apple Podcasts’ Steve Wilson Takes Position at Qcode - Mint Mobile: Buy any 3-month plan and get 3 more months FREE by going to MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - NordVPN - Sign up for a two-year plan and get four more months free with offer code macosken at nordvpn.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 03, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.02.2020
17:59
- Apple Lists “Order By” Dates for Delivery by Christmas - Apple’s MagSafe Duo Charger Up for Sale - Let It Snow in the Apple Store App - CNET (Unscientifically) Tests iPhone 12 Water Resistance - Report: M1 Mac mini Makes Apple Japan’s Top Desktop Maker - Apple Sued in Europe Over Years Old iPhone Throttling Issue - Apple Announces Half-Hour Bilingual Comedy Series “Acapulco” - Siri Architect Brian Pinkerton Leaves Apple for Roku - FaceTime HD Enabled for iPhone 8 and Later - First 5K iMacs Declared “Vintage” by Apple - Mint Mobile: Buy any 3-month plan and get 3 more months FREE by going to MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - NordVPN - Sign up for a two-year plan and get four more months free with offer code macosken at nordvpn.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 02, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 12.01.2020
20:54
- Nearly Half of US Apple Stores Have Gone “Express” - How Hard is a HomePod mini to Get? - A Slightly Bungled “Apple One” Premier - UK Committee Calls Out Apple for “Tsunami” of Electronic Waste - France Moves to Tax International Tech Locally - Report: Apple Unsure About France’s “Tech for Good Call” - Italy Fines Apple $12M for Claims It Says Don’t Hold Water - Apple Hires Former VC to Work on App Store Discovery - Gugu Mbatha-Raw to Star in “Surface” for Apple TV+ - Another Working Apple-1 Going Up for Auction - Mint Mobile: Buy any 3-month plan and get 3 more months FREE by going to MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - NordVPN - Sign up for a two-year plan and get four more months free with offer code macosken at nordvpn.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Dec 01, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.30.2020
18:23
- JP Morgan: iPhone 12 Pro Has Longest Wait of the Line - Ming-Chi Kuo: Sales of AirPods Weaken - Wedbush Analyst: AirPods Sales are Stellar - Report: Foxconn Moving Some iPad and MacBook Production to Vietnam - Apple Promotes Store Opening Soon in South Korea - Apple and Singapore Out LumiHealth Promo Video - Apple Fitness+ Instructors Promote Upcoming Service - Shazam App Offers New Apple Music Users 5-Month Free Trail - Sony Adds Apple TV App Support to 70+ TVs - Apple Outs Trailer for Mariah Carey Christmas Special - Mint Mobile: Buy any 3-month plan and get 3 more months FREE by going to MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - NordVPN - Sign up for a two-year plan and get four more months free with offer code macosken at nordvpn.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 30, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.27.2020
22:29
Finishing the holiday week - another Mac OS Ken: Live intro show. The Financial Times says Apple is working on an in-house Google alternative. But is it for users, or is it for Siri? Plus - moves on ad tracking from France. The moves are from France - not the ad tracking. - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 40% off SimpliSafe plus a free security camera at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 27, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.26.2020
19:28
Maxing and relaxing this holiday - and introducing you to Mac OS Ken: Live. Ripped from this week's Apple news, these excerpts from the daily live show look at bribery charges against Apple's head of security, as well as anger from some corners over Apple tooting its own horn. - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 40% off SimpliSafe plus a free security camera at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 26, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.25.2020
15:37
- Cowen Analyst Sees Stronger Than Expected iPhone Sales - HomePod mini Ship Times Slip in Europe and U.S. - HomePod mini Up for Order in Mexico and Taiwan - Site Checks Favorite Apps for M1 Compatibility - Report: Some M1 Macs Experiencing Bluetooth Connectivity Issues - Vanity Fair Gets First Look at Apple TV+ Film “Cherry” - Apple Prods Devs for App Privacy Info - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 40% off SimpliSafe plus a free security camera at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 25, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.24.2020
17:30
- UBS Sees Weakness in Number of iPhones Sold This Quarter - JP Morgan Upbeat, Despite iPhone Unit Uncertainty - Apple Pushes Event IAP Requirement to Mid 2021 - Apple Holiday Sale Includes Gift Cards with Select Purchases - Apple Store Connect on Holiday Break from 23 - 27 December - Report: Some HomePod minis Can’t Keep a Connection - Apple’s Head of Security Indicted in Strange Bribery Case - Pegatron Commits to New Factory in India - Apple Maps Turns on Transit Directions for Some Cities in Austria - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 40% off SimpliSafe plus a free security camera at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 24, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.23.2020
16:52
- Wedbush Analyst Pumped Over iPhone 12 Sales and Demand - South Korea Calls on Google to Follow Apple’s Small Developer Lead - Apple Settles iPhone Throttling Suits for ~$113 Million - Apple Donates Techspertise to Boys and Girls Clubs Across U.S. - Apple and Microsoft Working on Series X Controller Support for Apple Gear - Federighi: Windows on M1 Mac is Up to Microsoft - Intel VP of Diversity Leaving to Become Apple VP of Diversity - Troubled Series “Shantaram” Picks Up New Showrunner - Awkwafina Joins Apple TV+ Film "Swan Song" - Glenn Close Joins Apple TV+ Film "Swan Song" - Next Apple Watch Challenge Sees Return of Thanksgiving 5K - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 40% off SimpliSafe plus a free security camera at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 23, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.20.2020
20:19
- Ad Groups in France Petition for Longer Grace Period from Apple: Revisited - Privacy Group Targets Apple for Use of IDFA - NGOs Asked Apple in October to Turn on ATT Permissions Immediately - Apple Addresses App Tracking Issue, Still Holds ATT Permissions to 2021 - Apple Issues Revised Version of macOS 11.0.1 for Macs that Don’t Have It - Apple Suggests Ways Past Big Sur Black Screen of Death on Older Macs - “Losing Alice” to Hit Apple TV+ on 22 January - Season Two of “For All Mankind” to Land on 19 February - Apple TV+ Producing Tetris: The Movie - Production Weekly Mentions “Mythic Quest: Titan’s Rift” - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 20, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.19.2020
20:59
- Apple Announces 15% Commission for “Small” App Store Developers - Apple Highlights Small Developers in Big Announcement - Apple Insider: Developers Delighted by Apple Move - CNET: A Less Sanguine Look at Apple/Developer State of Play - Epic’s Sweeney Likens Epic Fight with Apple to Fight for Civil Rights in U.S. - JP Morgan: No Danger to Apple’s Bottom Line in App Store Shift - Morgan Stanley: Possible Long Term Upside for Apple in App Store Shift - Apple Issues Special iOS 14.2 Update for iPhone 12 - Apple Investigating Anomalous Display Behavior on Some iPhone 12s - Apple Strikes Deal to Bring Charlie Brown Holiday Specials Back to Broadcast - “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special” to Hit Apple TV+ on 4 December - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 19, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.18.2020
15:35
- M1 Macs Are Out - M1 Mac Reviews Are In - Blizzard Says World of Warcraft Will Run Natively on Apple’s M1 This Week - Apple Releases First Big Sur 11.1 Developer Beta - DisplayMate: iPhone 12 Pro max Display “Visually Indistinguishable from Perfect” - Epic Files Suit Against Apple in Australia - Thieves in UK Rob Truck of $6.6M in Apple Product - iPhone 4s as Literal Art - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 18, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.17.2020
18:19
- Verizon Hosting iPhone/5G Focused Business Event - Apple Joins Alliance Working on 6G - HomePod mini Available for In-Store Pickup in Some Locations - Warren Buffet Sells 3.7% of His Apple Holdings - Apple Celebrates 40 Years in Cork - Casey Wilson Joins “The Shrink Next Door” - Hasan Minhaj Joins “The Morning Show” for Season Two - Apple Outs Trailer for “Earth At Night In Color” - Apple Releases Trailer for Kids’ Series “Stillwater” - Apple Releases Season Two Trailer for “Servant” - Apple Crediting TV+ Subscribers’ Apple IDs Through January - Apple Releases Podcast Embed Players for Websites - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 17, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.16.2020
17:04
- macOS Big Sur Bricking Some Late-2013 and Mid-2014 13” MBPs - Apple Address Thursday’s Third-Party App Failure Concerns - Some iPhone 12 mini Users Report Lock Screen Sensitivity Issues - Some MFi Hearing Aids Experience Problems with iPhone 12 Line - Apple Pledges Fix for MFi Hearing Aid Issues in iPhone 12 Line - iPhone 12 Should Add to Good Quarter for Foxconn - First Round of HomePod minis Starts Shipping - Report: HomePod minis Should Not Leave Rings on Things - Apple Launches Holiday Gift Guide and Extended Return Policy - Apple Adds Three New Colors of Sport Band and Solo Loop for Apple Watch - Apple II Lid Signed by Woz and Jobs Going Up for Auction - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 16, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.13.2020
13:15
- The Short, Rough Road to Big Sur - The Longer Than Anticipated, Rough Road to Big Sur - A Number of Apple Services Suffered Outages Thursday - Third-Party Apps Affected by Thursday Apple Outages - Apple Updates iWork and GarageBand for Big Sur and Apple Silicon - Apple Updates Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro for Apple Silicon - Microsoft 365 and Office 2019 Updated for Big Sur and Apple Silicon - iPhone 12 Pro Max and mini Make the Scene - iPhone Upgrade Program Reactivated for UK (England Not Included) - Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken. - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 13, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.12.2020
16:47
- Financial Analysts Weigh-in on “One More Thing” - Benchmarks Show Marked Improvements for M1 Versus Intel Macs - Apple Nixes Intel-Based MacBook Air in M1’s Wake - macOS Big Sur Due Out Today - GPS + Cellular Apple Watch Service Headed to Belgium - Judge Tosses Apple’s “Theft” Claim Against Epic Games - Apple TV App Available Now for Sony’s PS4 and PS5 - Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken. - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 12, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.11.2020
16:42
- Apple Introduces the M1: First Apple Silicon SoC for Mac - Apple Says M1 + Big Sur Can Run Some Intel Apps Faster Than Intel Macs - Apple Says M1-Powered Macs Can "Start Instantly from Sleep" - Orders Start for M1-Powered MacBook Air, Mac mini, and 13” MBP - Apple Tweaks Function Keys on New MacBook Air - New Mac mini and MBP Can Drive 6K Displays - New Macs Support WiFi 6 - M1 Macs Support USB 4 - No eGPU Support for New M1 Macs - Apple Sets Big Sur Release Date for 12 November - Apple Starts Accepting Apps for Big Sur - Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken. - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 11, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.10.2020
14:10
- JP Morgan is Stoked for Apple Silicon Macs - Report: Some Apps Giving Day-One of Apple Silicon Macs a Miss - Apple TV App Goes Live for Xbox One and Later - Evercore: iPhones Pro Harder to Get Than Non-Pros - JP Morgan: iPhone 12 Pro Max Harder to Get Than iPhone 12 mini - MagSafe Duo Charger Approved by FCC - Kathryn Hahn Joins Apple TV+ Series “The Shrink Next Door” - Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken. - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 10, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.09.2020
18:36
- A Look at Waits for the Latest Apple Hardware - iMore: Maximum Two HomePod minis Per Order - iPhone 12 Studio Opens for Business - MagSafe Leather Case Sales Page Now Shows Charger Discoloration - Morgan Stanley: Supply Chain Shows Better Than Expected iPhone Demand - Report: Apple Puts Pegatron on Probation - Issues Reported with Group Texts, iPhone 12, and iPhone 12 Pro - Apple Investors Can Sue Over Potentially Misleading Cook Comments - FDA Approves Nightmare Fighting App for Apple Watch - Report: Apple In Acquisition Talks with Wondery - Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken. - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 09, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.06.2020
17:50
- Apple Releases iOS/iPadOS 14.2 - iOS/iPad OS Tackle Three Zero-Day Vulnerabilities - Apple Releases iOS 12.4.9 to Close Zero-Days on Older Devices - Apple Releases HomePod Software 14.2 - Apple Releases watchOS 7.1 - Apple Releases tvOS 14.2 for Fourth and Fifth-Gen Apple TVs - Apple Releases tvOS 8.4.3 for Third-Gen Apple TVs - Apple Releases Catalina 10.15.7 Supplemental Update - Apple Seeds Final macOS Big Sur Version to Developers - COVID Restrictions Close Seven Apple Stores in Italy - iPhone Upgrade Program On-Hold in England - Apple Outlines App Privacy Detail Requirements for Developers - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 06, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.05.2020
17:48
- Counterpoint Notes Strength for iPhone 12 Line - Qualcomm “Milestone Quarter” Boosted by 5G - Apple 5G Supplier Skyworks Expects Return to Revenue Growth - Report: Apple Running Short on Power Management Processors - Microsoft Excel for Mac Beta Supports Apple Silicon - 9 to 5 Mac: Apple Stores in England Go Express to Avoid COVID Closure - Engadget: Seven Apple Stores in France Go Express to Avoid COVID Closure - Apple Pay Headed to Israel by Year’s End - Apple and Others Hit India Hard for Diwali - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 05, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.04.2020
17:02
- Morgan Staley Analyst Tracks Massive App Store Revenue Growth - Morgan Stanley Watching (Not Worrying Over) Regulation and Apple's App Store - Evercore: Apple Still “Outperform,” But Not “Tactical Outperform” - Maybe Apple Stores in England Aren’t Closing? - Bank of Ireland Adds Apple Pay Support - Report: Silicon Valley Hiring VFX Artists for AR/VR Work - Apple Puts iPhone 5c on Vintage Products List - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 04, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.03.2020
19:15
- VentureBeat: “One More Thing” is About Apple Silicon Macs - iMore: “One More Thing” Could Be Lots of Things - “One More Thing” Announcement Includes Another Augmented Easter Egg - Apple Posts “One More Thing” Placeholder Video on YouTube - iPhone Upgrade Program Pre-Approval Open for iPhone 12 mini/12 Max Pro - JP Morgan: iPhone 12 Pro Seems to be Outselling iPhone 12 - Apple Releases GM of watchOS 7.1 to Developers - Apple Releases GM of tvOS 14.2 to Developers - Apple Updates Dark Sky Weather yo v6.8.5 - Pandora Finds a Home on HomePod and HomePod mini - Apple TV App Plays on Xbox Next Week - Christopher Walken Joins Cast of Apple TV+ Series “Severance” - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 03, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 11.02.2020
19:36
- Wall Street Weighs In: A Sampling of Apple Q4FY20 Reaction - Evercore Analyst: Apple’s Bought Lots of Parts for iPhones - Apple Warns of Bottom Line Hit if App Store Fees Reduced - England Apple Stores Set to Reclose as Country Goes Back on Lockdown - Apple Stores in France Closed Again Due to COVID Restrictions - England Apple Stores Set to Reclose as Country Goes Back on Lockdown - Golden Master of iOS/iPadOS 14.2 Released to Developers - Apple Teases Apple Watch ECG Availability in South Korea - Apple Starts Repair Program for Faulty AirPods Pro - iCloud Services Slept in on Sunday - John Turturro Joins Cast of “Severance” - Apple Releases “Prologue” Trailer for Wolfwalkers - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Nov 02, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.30.2020
21:55
- A look at Apple's gravity defying Q4FY2020 - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 30, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.29.2020
18:44
- Morgan Stanley: Bad Air in China is Good News for iPhone - Developers Invited to One-on-One Labs Focused on Apple Silicon - Financial Times: Apple Working on Alternative to Google Search - Ad Groups in France Petition for Longer Grace Period from Apple - EC Competition Commissioner: Let’s Not Break Up Tech Companies - Apple Temporarily Closes Philadelphia Store Amid Unrest - Apple Updates Clips to v3.0 - Apple Inks Deal for Season Three of “Ted Lasso” - Reminder: Apple Reports 4QFY20 Earnings Today - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 29, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.28.2020
16:37
- Cowen Analyst: iPhone 12 Start of Strong Year for Apple - Wait Times Lengthen for 16-Inch MacBook Pro and Other Apple Computers - Apple Mystery Machine Shows Up in Bluetooth Registry - Apple Buys Video Analytics Firm Vilynx - Taxes and Foreign Exchange Rates Force Higher Prices in Some App Stores - Apple Pay Express Transit Now Supports Chicago’s Ventra Card - Apple TV+ Announces Byrne/Rogen Comedy Series “Platonic” - John Stewart to Headline Show for Apple TV+ - Woz Designed Blue Box Going Up for Auction - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 28, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.27.2020
18:04
- Boot Camp Update Mentions Unannounced 16-Inch MacBook Pro - Allstate Drop Tests New iPhones - Scratches and the Ceramic Shield: Revisited - More MagSafe Charger Warnings - CIRP: Apple’s Own iPhone Sales Surged Last Quarter - Guesstimates Ahead of Apple Q4 Earnings - Apple Shares Trailer for Documentary Series “Becoming You” - “Doug Unplugs” in Trailer for New Series - Ad Says iPhone 12 Pro Can “Make Movies Like the Movies” - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 27, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.26.2020
16:22
- Evercore Sees Apple Shares Rising in FY2021 - iFixit Digs Into iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro - STMicro Moves Q4 Expectations Higher on Apple Business - iPhone 12 OLED Orders Push LG Display Into Profit - Apple Warns of Rings from MagSafe Charger on Leather Cases - Ceramic Shield Looks as Tough as Advertised - Apple Spent $1.5M+ on Lobbying Last Quarter - Apple Lobbies for Tax Breaks for US Chip Production - Right Side Up - ready with the growth marketing help you need. Learn more at RightSideUp.com/MACOSKEN - Get a FREE security camera, plus a 60-day risk-free trial with any new system order at SimpliSafe.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 26, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.23.2020
21:48
- Piper Sandler: Carrier Subsidies Revving the iPhone 12 SuperCycle™ - Morgan Stanley: iPhone 12 Will Power Apple Growth Through 2021 - Apple Updates iMovie and GarageBand for iOS - Apple Updates COVID-19 App - Apple Plans 50 “Express” Stores By Month’s End - Seven Apple Stores in Italy Closing This Weekend - Apple Permanently Closes Apple Uptown in Minneapolis - Canalys Likes HomePod mini for China - Apple TV App Headed to Sony PS4 and PS5 - Scarlett Johnansson to Star in “Bride” for Apple TV+ - “Pachinko” Starts Shooting Monday - Apple Serves “Servant” Season Two on 15 January - On the Rocks Now on Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Springsteen Documentary “Letter to You” Drops a Day Early - CleanMyMac X - Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 23, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.22.2020
17:12
- Apple Reminds People About New Kit and How to Get It - Stellar Reviews for the Second Second Coming of Telephony - Tom’s Guide Disappointed by New iPhone Battery Life on 5G - iPhone 12 Line Can Download iOS Updates Over 5G - A Couple of iPhone 12 Cases Show Up Sans Speaker Holes - In France: Headphones Lead to Comically Large Box for iPhone - Gmail Update on iOS Boots Default Back to Apple Mail - Apple Releases Fourth Public Betas of iOS/iPadOS 14.2 - Washington DC Powers Up Exposure Notifications with Apple/Google API - Apple Lands Todd Haynes Feature Doc The Velvet Underground - CleanMyMac X - Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 22, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.21.2020
19:11
- Chinese Carrier Fenqile Shows Strength for iPhone 12’s Pro Side - Ives: Supply Chain Checks Show SuperCycle™ for iPhone 12 - 5G Indicator on iPhone 12 Doesn’t Mean You’re on 5G - Dual SIM Mode Thwarts 5G in iPhone (for Now) - Apple Really Releases iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1 - Apple Releases HomePod Software 14.1 - Apple Neck-Deep in DoJ Suit Against Google - Improved Apple Maps Likely Coming to Canada Soon - Apple Pulls TV Remote App from App Store - Apple Entrepreneur Camp Planned for Black Founders and Developers - CleanMyMac X - Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 21, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.20.2020
18:33
- iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro Units Begin Shipping - Piper Sandler Seems to See Upside to iPhone Expectations - JP Morgan: Lead Times Greater for iPhone 12 Pro than iPhone 12 - Ming-Chi Kuo: iPhone 11 May Have Cannibalized iPhone 12 - iPhone 12 OLED Repair $279 Without AppleCare+ - Apple Releases watchOS 7.0.3 for Apple Watch Series 3 - Apple Resurrects MTV with Apple Music TV - Apple Music Hosting Album Release Event for Springsteen Album “Letter to You” - Apple TV+ Now Home to the Peanuts Gang - CleanMyMac X - Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 20, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.19.2020
19:10
- Kuo: iPhone 12 Launch on Track to Beat Launch of iPhone 11 - Taiwanese Carriers Think iPhone 12 Will Be Biggest Since iPhone 6 - Counterpoint Research: iPhone 12 Could Kickstart 5G Adoption in Europe - T-Mobile/Sprint iPhone 12s Now Same Price as AT&T and Verizon - MacSafe Accessories Arriving Early - Apple Stores in Eight States Go “Express” Ahead of iPhone 12 Launch - iPad Air 4 Goes Up for Order, Shipping Times Slip to November - Gorillaz Launching Limited Show on Apple Music - Kate Hudson Joins “Truth Be Told” for Second Season - Apple Drops Trailer for Meteorite Documentary Fireball - CleanMyMac X - Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more about CleanMyMac X and download it for free at macpaw.app/macosken - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 19, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.16.2020
17:56
- iPhone 12/12 Pro Orders Start Today - iPhones in France Still Include EarPods - The Street: Good Business for TSMC Likely Means Good Business for Apple - Report: Foxconn on iPhone 12-Driven Hiring Spree - 5G Follies: Verizon Smacked for Overly Optimistic Ads - iPad Air 4 Gets FCC Approval - Best Buy Canada Site Shows/Pulls 23 October Release Date for iPad Air 4 - Walmart Site Shows/Pulls 23 October Release Date for iPad Air 4 - Apple TV App Headed to Select Sony Smart TVs - Apple Emails Apple TV+ Subscribers About Trial Extension - Apple TV+ Drops Full Trailer for Springsteen Doc - SimpliSafe: Get a FREE HD CAMERA when you order an all new system at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 16, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.15.2020
20:27
- Major US Carriers Use iPhone 12 as Bait - Counterpoint: iPhone 12 Launch Sales to Beat Launch Sales of iPhone 11 - Video Streaming Services in China Dropped Anticipated “Hi, Speed” Streams - No Reason Given for Lack of “Hi, Speed” Streams in China - Apple Analysts Mostly Unchanged After “Hi, Speed” Event - Apple Offers Three-Month Trial for Apple Arcade with New Hardware - EEC Database Shows Eight Unreleased Macs - Apple Releases and Unreleases tvOS 14.1 - Apple Releases and Unreleases iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1 - Apple Releases Third Public Betas of iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2 - HomePod Should Be Able to Wake You with a Song, Soon - HD Disney Films from Apple Officially Upgraded to 4K HDR - SimpliSafe: Get a FREE HD CAMERA when you order an all new system at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 15, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.14.2020
25:45
- Apple Introduces HomePod mini - Apple Intros iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini with 5G - Apple Intros iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max with 5G - AppleCare+ for HomePod mini to Run Buyers $15 - iPhone 12 and 12 mini Cost $30 More Unlocked or on Sprint/T-Mobile - AppleCare+ Starts at $149 for iPhone 12, $199 for iPhone 12 Pro - Apple Discounts Peripherals No Longer Included with iPhones - SimpliSafe: Get a FREE HD CAMERA when you order an all new system at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 14, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.13.2020
20:31
- Dedicated Page for Beats Hardware Disappears from Apple Store Online - Dedicated Page for Beats Hardware Reappears in Apple Store Online - Apple Uploads Four iPhone iCloud Icons Ahead of “Hi, Speed” Event - Digging Deeper Into Ming-Chi Kuo’s Goldilocks Expectations - Reminder: Apple “Hi, Speed” Event Set for 1PM EDT/10AM PDT - Canalys: Mac Sales Up 13.2% in 3Q CY20 - Gartner: Mac Sales Up 7.3% in 3Q CY20 - IDC: Mac Sales Up 39% in 3Q CY20 - Apple Releases watchOS 7.0.2 - DoJ and Five Eyes Demand Encryption Backdoor - Spotify Blocks Transfer of User Playlists Away from Spotify - Knightley Backs Out of Apple TV+ Series - Apple TV+ Co-Presents Deadline Series of Documentaries - SimpliSafe: Get a FREE HD CAMERA when you order an all new system at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 13, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.12.2020
17:58
- Judge Keeps Fortnite Out of App Store, Unreal Engine In - Apple India Diwali Promotion Offers Free AirPods with iPhone 11 - Ming-Chi Kuo: iPhone 12 Will Be Best Seller of New Models - Report: Apple Using Stores in US and Canada as Distribution Centers - DuckDuckGo Adds Anonymized Route Planning - Apple to Receive Engineering Emmy for ProRes Video Codec - Major Labels File Complaints Against Apple Over Music Piracy Apps in Russia - Counterpoint: Apple Music Took 21% of Premium Streamers in June-Q - Disney Launches a Slew of Curated Content on Apple Music - SimpliSafe: Get a FREE HD CAMERA when you order an all new system at SimpliSafe.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 12, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.09.2020
17:14
- Apple TV+ Extending Free Trials Through January 2021 - Season 2 of “Dickinson” Returns in Extended Free Window - TSMC Beats Sept-Quarter Estimates Ahead of iPhone 12 - Apple Applies to Trademark “iPhone for Life” in Hong Kong - App Annie: iOS Games Made More Last Quarter Than All of Google Play Store - Apple Sued for Blocking Cloud Gaming Services - Apple TV+ Series “Masters of the Air” Lands Bond Director - Wolfwalkers: Apple TV+ Animated Feature to Hit 11 December - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 09, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.08.2020
19:15
- Wedbush Analyst Daniel Ives Shrugs Off Congressional Antitrust Report - Needham Analyst Laura Martin Shrugs Off Congressional Antitrust Report - Markets Rose Wednesday on COVID Relief Stimulus Hopes - Morgan Stanley: Next Week’s iPhone Event “Most Significant in Years” - Apple/Epic Trial Set for 3 May 2021 - Apple Tops MBLM’s Latest Brand Intimacy Study - Apple Health Records Expands to Canada and UK - Apple Maps Lets Users “Look Around” Phoenix, AZ - Apple TV+ Joins Group Fighting Online Piracy - “The Supermodels” Docuseries Headed to Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Inks Deal for “Earthsound” Docuseries - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 08, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.07.2020
20:20
- Apple Announces “Hi, Speed” Event for 13 October - Is That an AirTag ON the Event Announcement? - Apple Hides Another AR Easter Egg in the "Hi, Speed" Announcement - House Democrats Hit with Tech Antitrust Report - Apple Responds to House Report - Piper Sandler: U.S. Teen iPhone Interest and Ownership Hit New Highs - India Gives Green Light for Smartphone Incentives - iPhone 5c and a MacBook Pro Go Vintage by Month’s End - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 07, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.06.2020
18:24
- Talk of New Audio Gear from Apple as It Drops Third-Party Solutions - Deutsche Bank Analyst: Three iPhone 12 Sizes Could Increase Adoption - Cowen Analyst Sees Big Money in Apple Payment Services - Japan’s PASMO Card Gets Apple Pay and Express Transit Support - Apple/Google API Slowly Seeing Wider US Adoption - Apple Releases tvOS 14.0.2 - Disney/Marvel/Star Wars Titles in iTunes Upgraded to 4K - 30 October: Day of Decision for Apple TV+ - Report: “The Morning Show” Back to Shooting in Mid-October - Bruce Springsteen Documentary Hits Apple TV+ on 23 October - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 06, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.05.2020
19:02
- House Antitrust Report on Big Tech Expected This Week - EU’s Digital Services Act Could Reshape App Stores and Smartphones - Evercore: App Store Revenue Up 25% in September-Quarter - Morgan Stanley Sees Strong End-of-Year for Apple Services - Report: Apple Makes Huge Real Estate Deal for Office in India - Maps Improvements Hit Ireland and UK - Apple Releases Bug Fixing Mojave 10.14.6 Supplemental Update - Apple Sues Canadian Recycler for Reselling Apple Hardware - Project Zero’s Brandon Azad Joins Apple - Joz Lands a Spot on Apple Leadership Page - “The Snoopy Show” to Hit Apple TV+ in Early 2021 - Mint Mobile - offering their new, unlimited data plan for JUST 30 bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 05, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.02.2020
14:59
- Apple 4Q Earnings Set for 29 October - Sensor Tower: App Store Revenue 2X Google Play Store in June-Quarter - Report: Apple Stores Receive Promo Materials for iPad Air - NY and NJ Use Apple/Google API for Contact Tracing Apps - Apple Outs Public Beta 2 of watchOS 7.1 - Report: Apple Working to Get TV App on PlayStation - Apple TV App Turns Up in Xbox System Beta - Apple Pulls Safari 14 and Security Update for Mojave - Apple Card Mislabels AT&T Charge as Payment to Accounting Firm - Cast Fleshed Out for Cecily Strong’s Apple TV+ Series - Last iPod nano Deemed “Vintage” - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 02, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 10.01.2020
17:01
- Epic Admits Breaking App Store Rules Without Admitting Wrongdoing - Daring Fireball: Apple Was Never Killing “Sign In with Apple” for Fortnite - Belgium’s “Coronalert” Contact Tracing App Uses Apple/Google API - Missing GPS Data in watchOS 7? Nuke It and Start Over - Apple Releases Second Public Betas of iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2 - Latest Big Sur Public Beta is Out - Netflix 4K on Big Sur will Require T2 Mac - Apple Drops Beats Updater for OTA Firmware Updates - Two Apple TV+ Shows Re-Ramping Production in the UK - Tim Cook Gets First Stock Grant Since 2011 - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Oct 01, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.30.2020
14:43
- Apple and Epic Opt for Bench Trial, No Jury - Apple Services Experienced Widespread Issues Tuesday Night - Report: Zhengzhou iPhone Production Running 24/7 - iPhone Gains Share in Germany’s Shrinking Smartphone Market - Apple Suppliers Investing $900M in Indian Manufacturing - Apple Pulls RSS Readers from App Store in China - Masimo Says Apple is Using Lawsuit Delay Unfairly - Cult of Mac: How to Kill AirPods Automatic Switching - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 30, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.29.2020
16:52
- Apple and Epic Meet in Court About Meeting in Court - Google to Make Third-Party App Stores Easier on Android - Google Name Checks Fortnite in Third-Party App Store Announcement - Norway Goes Apple/Google Way with New Contact Tracing App - Apple Announces Billie Eilish Feature Documentary - Defected Records Brings New Live Sets to Apple Music - Apple Renames “Get Up! Mix” to “Workout Mix” - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 29, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.28.2020
15:19
- Morgan Stanley Analyst Sees “Compelling Entry Point” for Apple Shares - EC Will Appeal July’s Apple/Ireland Tax Ruling - Apple and Epic: The Fortnite Fight Heads Back to Court - Apple Drops 30% Requirement on Facebook Live Event Through 2020 - Some Series 3 Wearers See Serious Issues with watchOS 7 - Apple Bought Podcast Discovery Service Scout FM Earlier This Year - Cherry Deal: Apple TV+ Drops $40M on Russo Brothers Film - Report: On The Rocks Hits Theaters Friday, Apple TV+ 23 October - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 28, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.25.2020
21:00
- Apple Makes App Store Case to Consumers and Developers - Apple Details Lower Commission Rules for Video Players - Coalition for App Fairness: Countering Apple’s App Store Messaging - Bloomberg Editorial Board Defends the App Store - Blood Oxygen Monitoring Disabled in Apple Watch on Family Setup - Apple Pulls 5W Power Adapter from Apple Watch Edition and Apple Watch Hermès - Apple Issues Bug-Fixing iOS 14.0.1 - Apple Issues Bug-Fixing iPadOS 14.0.1 - Apple Issues Bug-Fixing watchOS 7.0.1 - Apple Issues Bug-Fixing tvOS 14.0.1 - Apple Issues Bug-Fixing macOS Catalina 10.15.7 - Apple Issues Bug-Fixing Final Cut Pro X and iMovie Updates - Apple Tops 2019/2020 ACSI for Computers - First Three Episodes of “Tehran” Hit Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Posts Second Season Trailer for “Ghostwriter” - Apple Gets Best Green Catalyst Award from RE100 - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 25, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.24.2020
14:03
- Prosser Says iPhone Event 13 October - Multiple Unnamed Sources Say iPhone Event 13 October - UBS Newbie Downgrades AAPL to “Neutral” - NHS COVID-19: Apple/Google API Deployed in England and Wales - Report: Apple Relaxes Return Requirements for Ill Fitting Loop - Apple Says Loops May Lengthen Over Time - GPS Data Not Showing from Some watchOS 7 Upgraders - Mixpanel: iOS 14 Adoption at 30% After One-Week - Cherry Jones and Jason Segel Land in The Sky is Everywhere for Apple TV+ - Apple TV+ Offers “Tehran” First Look Ahead of Friday Premier - Mariah Carey Hits “The Oprah Conversation” - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 24, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.23.2020
17:36
- BT Internal Video Puts iPhone 5G “Just Days Away” - Raymond James Analyst: Apple Building More iPhone 12s at the High End - Pegatron Plans Manufacturing Expansion in Vietnam - Apple Store Online Goes Live in India - AppleCare+ Hits Denmark, Finland, and Norway - iWork for iPadOS Updates Bring Scribble Support - Some Apple Services Hit By Outages Tuesday Morning - COVID Alert PA Launches with Apple/Google Exposure Notification API - Apple TV Channels Adds STARZPLAY in Middle Eastern Countries - Ben Stiller and Patricia Arquette Team on Second Series for Apple TV+ - People Turn to Pinterest for iOS 14 Customization Inspiration - At Least One Person’s Making Money with Custom iOS 14 Icons - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” Available where you get podcasts! - Ken's going live on YouTube! Subscribe to his channel: YouTube.com/kenray - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 23, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.22.2020
18:37
- Citi Analyst Ups Apple Target on Wearables Strength and iPhones on the Way - AT&T Communications CEO Downplays 5G Expectations - Mixpanel: iOS 14 Adoption Up to 26% After First Five Days - Apple Releases First Public Beta of iOS 14.2 - Apple Releases First Public Beta of iPadOS 14.2 - Apple Releases First Public Beta of watchOS 7.1 - Apple Releases First Public Beta of tvOS 14.2 - No Handwashing Timer for Apple Watch Series 3? - iFixit Gives Apple Watch Series 6 a 6-Out-of-10 Repairability Rating - Returning a Loop Band Means Returning the Watch, Too - Germany and UK Get Monthly AppleCare+ Option - Tim Cook Talks to The Atlantic: Take One - Tim Cook Talks to The Atlantic: Take Two - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 22, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.21.2020
18:18
- Disingenuity: CNBC, Sacconaghi, and Apple’s Recent Slump - Evercore Ups Apple Target on Apple One Interest - Deadline Looms for EC Appeal of Apple/Ireland Decision - Apple Sued for Alleged Patent Violations in Apple Maps - Apple Accused of Stealing Idea for Diverse Emojis - Tim Cook Pays Respects on Passing of Justice Ginsburg - Report: “See” Restarting Production in October - “The Morning Show’s” Crudup Wins Supporting Actor Emmy - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 21, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.18.2020
18:17
- Apple Store Online Opens in India Wednesday 23 September - Jefferies Ups Apple Target Ahead of 5G SuperCycle™ - Restarting an iPhone Resets Default Browser and Mail App in iOS 14 - watchOS 7 Turns on ECG for Six More Countries - For Healthier Citizens, Singapore Uses Apple Watch and Money - Apple One Will Handle Multiple Apple IDs for Single Users - Apple Counters Epic Request to Put Fortnite Back in App Store - Apple Pay Live for All Subways and Buses in Manhattan - “Long Way Up” Hits Apple TV+ - New Kid Shows and Second Seasons for Apple TV+ - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more at MacPaw.com/podcast - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 18, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.17.2020
17:48
- Apple Announces Fitness+ - Apple One: Three Bundles of Services - Largest Music Streaming Service in the World Says Apple One is Unfair - Apple Card Offers 0% Financing for Apple Watch - Apple Sweetens Deal for AppleCare+ for iPhone - Apple Event Moves a Few Financial Needles - Bugging Out of the Public Beta Program - Apple Outs Safari 14 for macOS Catalina and macOS Mojave - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more at MacPaw.com/podcast - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 17, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.16.2020
22:39
- Apple Introduces Apple Watch Series 6 - Apple Intros Lower-Cost Apple Watch SE - No Chargers Included with Most New Apple Watches - Chargers Included with Apple Watch Edition and Apple Watch Hermes - Blogosphere Figures No Chargers Coming with Next iPhones - Apple Introduces Family Setup for Apple Watch - Apple Watch Series 6 Says Sayonara to Ceramic - Apple Launches Three New Health Studies Tied to Apple Watch - Apple Intros Eighth-Generation iPad - Apple Intros Mondo-Powerful iPad Air - Almost All of the OS Updates Drop Today - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more at MacPaw.com/podcast - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 16, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.15.2020
17:44
- Apple Kicks Promotion In Gear for “Time Flies” Event - “Time Flies” Tuesday at 10AM PDT/1PM EDT - Apple Tries Out Express for Safe and Speedy Retail - Apple Updates AirPods 2 and AirPods Pro to Firmware 3A283 - AirPods Update Activates Spatial Audio and Automatic Switching - UCSD Test Silicon Valley Contact Tracing App Ahead of Statewide Release - Ad Group Wants Dialogue with Apple Ahead of IDFA Changes - Instagram CEO Rails Against Ad Tracking Opt-Out Coming in iOS 14 - TMO: Border Protection Accidentally Impounds OnePlus Buds as Counterfeit AirPods - The Verge: Border Protection Stands by OnePlus Impound - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more at MacPaw.com/podcast - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 15, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.14.2020
17:34
- Code in Apple Music for Android App Indicates “Apple One” Bundle - Apple Registered Domains Possibly Tied to Content Bundles - Prosser Predicts “Apple Watch SE” - “Time Flies” Tuesday at 10AM PDT/1PM EDT - JP Morgan Analyst: US iPhone Sales Level Off Ahead of Update - Apple Allows Streaming Game Services in the App Store (with Caveats Aplenty) - England and Wales to Get Contact Tracing App with Apple/Google API - MacRumors Sees and Hears Hints of International Apple Card Expansion - Apple Pledges More Money for West Coast Wildfire Relief - MacPaw - makers of Clean My Mac X: Your Mac - As good as new. Learn more at MacPaw.com/podcast - Get the unlimited data plan for just 30-bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 14, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.11.2020
20:47
- Apple Sets iPhone 11 Launch Videos to Private on YouTube - Baird Analysts Ups Apple Target to $133 - JP Morgan Sees Strength for iPhone in China - Fortnite Players Can Still Sign in with Apple - Epic CEO Blasts Apple on Twitter - Late Last Year: Taking Back Third-Party Back Bling - Facebook Bashes Apple in EU Consultation - Apple Releases Public Beta Five of watchOS 7 - Apple Releases Second Supplemental Update for macOS 10.15.6 - Credit Card Analyst: Pandemic Has Benefitted Apple Card - Reopened Apple Cherry Hill Brings Flagship Elements to New Jersey Mall - Apple Drops Trailer for “Tiny World” - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Get the unlimited data plan for just 30-bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 11, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.10.2020
18:29
- Colorado Adopts Apple/Google Exposure Notification API - Protect Scotland Uses Apple/Google API to Protect Scotland - Apple Designs Its Own Masks for Corporate and Retail Employees - JP Morgan: “Time Flies” Event to Be Driven by Apple Watch, May Still Sport iPhone - SellCell Survey: 40% of Current iPhone Users Plan to Buy iPhone 12 - Epic Says Apple Killing “Sign in with Apple” for Fortnite - French Finance Minister Speaks Against Digital Dominance of Foreign Firms - Google Maps Returns to Apple Watch - Zigbee Alliance On-Track for Smart Things Standard in 2021 - SuperAdrianMe TV: YouTuber Tours Singapore’s “Floating” Apple Store - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Get the unlimited data plan for just 30-bucks a month at MintMobbile.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 10, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.09.2020
19:40
- Apple Announces “Time Flies” Event for Tuesday 15 September - Support for Apple Watch Announcement in YouTube Metadata - No iPhone Announcement Expected Next Week - iPad and AirTags Anticipated as "Time Flies" Flies - Apple “Invitation” Holds AR Easter Egg - Apple Countersues Epic Games for Breach of Contract - Australian Regulators Investigating Apple and Google App Stores - Apple to Meet with European Ad Groups Over IDFA Opt-Out Concerns - Apple Issues Third Public Beta of macOS Big Sur - Apple Marina Bay: Singapore’s Floating Store Opens 10 September - Apple and Oprah Launch “Oprah’s Book Club” Podcast - Apple TV App Lands on Vizio SmartCast TVs - Apple TV+ Releases First Look Trailer for Animated Feature Wolfwalkers - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 09, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.08.2020
17:55
- Epic Asks Court to Force “Fortnite” Back Into the App Store - Smaller Piece/Bigger Pie: The Apple Watch Edition - Jon Prosser Expects Apple Watch and iPad Air Announcement Today - Report: Apple Watch Series 5 Supply Dries Up Ahead of Imminent Series 6 Launch - Regulators Approve Apple Watch ECG Function for Japan - LG: AirPlay 2 and HomeKit Coming to Some 2018 TVs After All - Apple TV+ Hires Disney and Quibi Vet Tim Connolly - Apple TV+ Takes Over Apple Site to Promote Emmy Nominees - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 08, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.04.2020
18:11
- Apple Shares Drop 8%, Erasing $180 B in Market Value - Tech Takes a Hit in Apple’s Wake - BBC Weighs Factors in Thursday’s Sell-Off - Apple Delays iOS 14 Tracking Protections Until Early 2021 - New Round of Public Betas Released - Apple Outlines Privacy “Nutrition Label” Expectations - Apple Ad Focuses on iPhone and Privacy - Apple Updates Apple Support App - Apple Pay with Express Transit Goes Live for LA Metro - Apple Maps Improvements for Amsterdam and Lisbon - Rogers Tempts Customers to Upgrade with Six-Months Free Apple Music - UK Carrier EE Offers iPhone Plan with Bundled Apple Services - Report: Japan Paying Closer Attention to Apple’s App Store Practices - Viborg Data Center is Live (and Green) - Apple Pushes Green Initiatives in Europe - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 04, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.03.2020
17:15
- Shuttered U.S. Apple Stores and COVID-19 - Apple: iOS App Economy Has Created 300,000 Jobs Since April - Devs Can Offer Special Subscription Plans in iOS 14 - Apple Retail Owes Wages for Time Waiting to Leave - Apple Loses Out on VirnetX Relief - German Antitrust Chief Monitoring Apple/Epic Battle - Strategy Analytics: Apple TV Controls 2% of Streaming Device Market - LG Not Bringing HomeKit or AirPlay 2 to 2018 TVs - Apple TV+ Releases Trailer for “Tehran” - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 03, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.02.2020
19:53
- 25 U.S. Locations Eyeing Apple/Google Contact Tracing Solution - iOS 13.7 Turns On Exposure Notifications Express Framework - Bloomberg: Apple Not Slowing iPhone Orders for 2020 - Apple Notes: A Wall Street Quartet - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs - Apple Pay Express Transit Mode Goes Live for DC Metro - Russian Lawmaker Proposes 20% Cap on App Store Commissions - Apple TV+ Inks Deal for Limited Series “Five Days at Memorial” - Apple Outs Trailer for Unscripted McGregor Series “Long Way Up” - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 02, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 09.01.2020
17:11
- Apple Hits Low Sounding Record Highs - Ming-Chi Kuo Calls for Fewer iPhone 5G mmWave Units Than Expected - App Store Appeals Process Now Open for Developers - Apple Adds Japanese and Simplified Chinese Subtitles to WWDC Videos - Apple Accidentally Notarizes Known Mac Malware - Apple Supplier TSMC Strikes Green Energy Deal - Pokémon Go Going Away from Older Smartphones - Apple TV+ Announces “Mariah Carey's Magical Christmas Special” - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Sep 01, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.31.2020
18:03
- Evercore Ups Apple Target from $460 to $130 - Apple Pulls Epic Games from App Store - Epic Games Argues Apple’s Account - Apple Features “Fortnite” Alternatives on App Store - Zuckerberg Slams Apple Before 50K Facebook Employees - Concerns Over Robberies Outside of Manhattan Apple Stores - Apple Announces AI/ML Residency Program - Apple Moves to Settle Powerbeats 2 Suit for $9.75M - Report: Apple Brings iPod’s “Music Quiz” Back as a Shortcut in iOS 14 - Sun Basket - Eat Clean, Feel Great. Use promo code macosken for $35 off your order at SunBasket.com/macosken! - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 31, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.28.2020
17:40
- AirPod Snapshot: A Smaller Slice of a Bigger Pie Still Means More Pie - Apple Outs Public Beta 3 of watchOS 7 - Apple Offers $84 Million to Settle Advertising and Repair Cases in South Korea - South Korea Investigates Apple and Google Over IAPs and Payment Options - Apple Seeks Dismissal of Cobalt Mining Case - Epic Email Blames Apple for Lack of “Fortnite” Updates - Apple TV+ Series “Invasion” Back in Production - Apple TV+ Film “On the Rocks” to Feature in NY Film Festival - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 28, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.27.2020
18:03
- iOS 13.7 Beta Adds Exposure Notification Opt-In - EEC Filing Lists Unannounced Apple Watches and iPads - Fortnite Updates Off iThings and the Mac - Facebook Warns of a Serious Hit to Advertising with iOS 14 - Facebook’s Complaint: More Color from CNET - Apple Hits Record Closing High of $506.09 - Wedbush Ups Apple Target to $600 - Report: Apple Adding Yelp-Like Features to Maps in iOS 14 - Apple Music Updates “Kids and Family” Section - Apple TV+ Announces Three Docuseries for the Fall - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 27, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.26.2020
19:46
- Apple Says “Fortnite” Should Totally Come Back to the App Store - Bloomberg: Apple to Start Online Sales in India Next Month - Cowen & Co. Ups Apple Target on iPhone Strength - Gartner: As Smartphone Sales Crater, iPhone Holds Its Own - TSMC: 5nm Chips Will Be Faster and Consume Less Power - Tim Cook Compensated with More Apple Shares: Still Rich - Apple Updates Final Cut Pro X - Apple Updates iMovie for iOS, iPadOS, and macOS - Report: Apple May Grow Its Manhattan Office Space - MelodyVR Buys Napster (???) - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 26, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.25.2020
18:22
- “Fortnite” Stays Out of the App Store, But the Unreal Engine Roars On - (If you get a chance, check out @sarahjeong’s amazing play-by-play) - Unity Technologies Files for IPO - Wistron Making iPhone SE in India for Indian Market - Report: Foxconn Considers iPhone Factory for Mexico - Apple Shares Set New Intraday and Closing Highs - Apple Marina Bay: Singapore’s Floating Apple Store Opening Soon - Report: Apple Buys AR/VR Startup Spaces - Apple TV+ Lands Keira Knightly for Series “The Essex Serpent” - Apple Celebrates U.S. National Parks Service - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 25, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.24.2020
19:26
- Vague Talk of Vague Assurances Around Planned WeChat Ban - Apple’s Epic Battle: A Sort of Timeline - Epic CEO Sweeney Calls a 2AM Audible - Court to Hear Epic “Emergency” Request Today - Microsoft Argues In Epic’s Favor Ahead of Today’s Hearing - Apple Blocks Updates for WordPress for iOS Due to IAP Confusion - Apple and WordPress for iOS Clear Up IAP Confusion - Apple Takes Prepear Logo Fight to Canada - Details on the One-Year Window for AppleCare+ - Apple Verges on Share Price of $500 - Get 10% off of your first purchase of a website or domain with coupon code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 24, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.21.2020
19:40
- Apple Closes with a Market Cap Above $2T - Apple Test May Reveal 10 September Event - New Judge May Be Bad News for Epic Games - Epic Holding #FreeFortnite Cup on 23 August - Fortnite-Filled iPhones Hit eBay - News Orgs Argue Against App Store’s 30% Cut - Apple Releases Second Public Beta of watchOS 7 - Apple Releases Second Public Beta of macOS Big Sur - Lightroom for iOS Bug Update Permanently Nuked Some Data and Pics - Some 2018 LG TVs Get Apple TV App Support - Infinite Canvas: AR[T] Examined on Apple TV+ - BC’s Oakridge Centre Apple Store Closing Until 2024 - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 15-percent off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 21, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.20.2020
18:22
- Apple Market Cap (Briefly) Crosses $2 Trillion - Apple Shares Set New Intraday and Closing Highs - Wedbush Analyst Sees Apple at $3T by 2023 - Apple Pledges Support for CA Wildfire Relief - Report: Apple Card Deferred Payments Limited to Six-Times in 2020 - More International Banks Add Apple Pay Support - Apple Maps Adds Turn-by-Turn Navigation in UAE - Report: Apple to Make iPhone 12 in India by Mid-2021 - A Clarification on Playing Apple Music Radio Stations - Apple Releases Beta No. 5 of iOS 14/iPadOS 14 - Apple Releases Fifth Beta of tvOS 14 - Epic Suit Moves to New Judge - Apple Rehires Lawyers from Samsung Suits for Epic Fight - “Ted Lasso” Tapped for Second Season - Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for Film “On the Rocks” - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 15-percent off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 20, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.19.2020
19:46
- Apple Rebrands Beats 1 as Apple Music 1, Adds Country and Hits Stations - iMore Thinks (Again) That Apple May Retire Beats Branding - Apple Closes Sets New Closing High - UBS Finally Flips the Switch on Apple Pay - TMO: How to Add Showtime to an Existing CBS All Access Subscription - Pennsylvania Using Apple/Google API in Upcoming Contact Tracing App - TestFlight: The Cool, Secret App Store Under Apple’s Nose - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 15-percent off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 19, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.18.2020
18:52
- Epic Sues to Get "Fortnite" Back in the App Store - CNET: Epic Says Apple Attacking Its Entire Business - VentureBeat: Epic’s Dire Picture of Developer License Loss Results - CNBC: Mixed Messages on Epic Ban Effect - Is Epic Telling the Truth? A Mac OS Ken Listener Says, “Maybe.” - Report: Epic Building Anti-Apple “Coalition” - What Happens When You Break Epic’s Rules: The Faze Jarvis Story - Apple “Won’t Make an Exception for Epic” - Seeking Alpha: Total WeChat Ban Could Cost Apple $25 Billion Annually - Report: Apple Extending AppleCare+ Window to One-Year - Apple Adds Macs to Independent Repair Shop Program - Apple Card Now Showing with All Three Credit Bureaus - $9.99 CBS All Access/Showtime Bundle Hits Apple TV - Apple Orders Music Competition Series “My Kind of Country” - Deadline: Production Resumes on “For All Mankind” - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 15-percent off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 18, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.17.2020
16:41
- Report: Wistron Hiring 10k for iPhone Factory in India - Apple Taps Brakes on Vietnam Expansion While Luxshare Work on Living Arrangements - Trump on WeChat/iPhone Sales Concerns: "Whatever." - Facebook “Calling Out” Apple on 30% IAP Commission - iOS 14 Redirects News Links to News+ for Subscribers - Ad Age: A Couple of Publishers Not Cool with iOS 14 Redirects - Brazilian Supreme Court to Decide Who Gets to Call Their iPhone “iPhone” - Apple TV+ Lands Elba/Kinberg Spy Thriller - Apple Registers the Domain AppleOriginalProductions.com - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Get 15-percent off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken! - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 17, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.14.2020
17:49
- Apple/Google API Employed in Small But Growing Number of States - Epic Games Flagrantly Circumvents App Store Rules in Fortnite - Apple Boots Fortnite from App Store - Epic Files Suit Against Apple - Google Boots Fortnite from Play Store - Epic Files Suit Against Google - Spotify Sides with Epic in App Store Battle Royale - Apple and Other Big Companies Argue Against Total WeChat Ban - Survey: 95% of iPhone Owners Would Switch if iPhone Loses WeChat - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs - "Ted Lasso" and Boys State Hit Apple TV+ - Radio + Gaga = Gaga Radio on Beats 1 - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 14, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.13.2020
16:18
- Evercore Ups Apple Target to $460 Ahead of iPhone Launch - Canalys: US iPhone Sales Grew 11% in Q2 While Segment Shrank 10% - Take 1 - Foxconn Beats June-Quarter Expectations - Foxconn Moving More Manufacturing Out of China - Apple Updates iOS and iPadOS to v13.6.1 - Apple Releases Bug Fixing Supplemental Catalina Update - US Apple Store Online Adds Apple Card as One-Touch Payment Option - Apple Maps Adds Japanese Cities to Look Around - Wall Street Journal Sticking with Apple News - Apple TV+ Announced Animated “Harriet the Spy” Series - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 13, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.12.2020
18:32
- Apple Recloses Montreal Flagship Store in “Abundance of Caution” - South Korea Green Lights Apple Watch ECG - Apple Ordered to Pay Apparent Patent Troll $506M - Apple Opposes App Developer’s Simplified, Fruit Shaped Logo - Apple Updates Developer App with Minor Improvements - Microsoft Miffed at App Store Gaming Rules - Facebook Releases Unplayable Gaming App for iOS - EU "Aware" of App Store Gaming Issues with Microsoft and Facebook - Apple Signs First-Look Deal with DiCaprio’s Appian Way - Apple Signs First-Look Deal with Scorsese’s Sikelia Productions - Apple Orders Series from Team Downey - “Long Way Up” Rides onto Apple TV+ in Mid-September - “Tehran” to Start Apple TV+ Run on 25 September - Apple TV+ Shows Now Offered Free on American Airlines - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 12, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.11.2020
19:12
- Apple Actually Finally Releases Public Beta for watchOS 7 - iMore: There’s No Turning Back from watchOS 7 Public Beta - Ming-Chi Kuo: WeChat Ban Could Tank iPhone Sales 30% - Apple Joins Amicus Brief Against H-1B Visa Suspensions - Russia Cites Apple for Anticompetitive App Store Behavior - Report: Apple Retail Asks to Have UK Rents Cut-in-Half - Apple No. 12 in Fortune Global 500 - MTA Wants Apple’s Help Keeping Riders Masked - Apple Countersues Koss - Celebrate Woz’s 70th Birthday Online with Him Tonight - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken  Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 11, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 08.10.2020
22:00
- Cook Says US Apple Office Staff Not Coming Back This Year - Google Says 20 States Eying Apple/Google Contact Tracing API - Virginia COVIDWISE App Uses Apple/Google API - Apple Card Extends COVID Relief Program Through August - Phil Schiller Named Apple Fellow, While Joz Gets SVP Job - Cult of Mac Looks at a the List of Apple Fellows - Apple Sets Five-Record Closing Highs in as Many Sessions - Wall Street Wowed by Apple Q3FY2020 Earnings - Wedbush Ups Apple to $515 on iPhone 5G Anticipation - BofA Ups Apple Target to $470, Downgrades Shares to “Neutral” - Apple Pledges Support for Beirut Explosion Relief Organizations - Apple Updates 27-Inch iMac, Upgrades Other iMacs - For the Most Part, New iMacs Are Stuck with Their Storage - Apple Releases First Public Beat for Big Sur - Apple Offers One Gift-Card in US for Physical and Digital Goods - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Aug 10, 2020
Not Really Mac OS Ken: 08.03.2020
03:28
Mac OS Ken is off this week, though there's a full week of “In a Few Minutes” on the way, plus a great episode of The Checklist by SecureMac about moving the Mac to Apple Silicon. So much to check out! I hope you will. 
Aug 03, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.31.2020
21:18
- Apple Releases Earnings for 3QFY2019 - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 31, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.30.2020
18:28
- Welcome to Blunderdome - Rep. Thompson Had a Wide Range of Questions for Apple’s CEO - Tim Cook Hasn’t Heard About Absher (Again) - You Can Still Watch the House Hearing on YouTube - VentureBeat: Apple Got Half as Many Questions as Others at House Hearing - Arizona Leads Multi-State Probe Into Throttlegate - Telegram Files Antitrust Complaint with EC Against Apple - Italy’s Apple/Amazon Antitrust Probe to Run Through November 2021 - Qualcomm Guidance May Mean iPhone 5G in December-Quarter - Apple’s Apple Store App Adds “For You” Tab - Apple Q3 FY20 Earnings Set for Thursday 30 July - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 30, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.29.2020
17:42
- Apple CEO to Testify Before U.S. House Today - Second Apple Store in Thailand Opens Friday 31 July - As of Today, All UK Apple Stores Are Reopened - Apple Ends Apple Field Trip Program - Apple Offers Resources to Address Racial Equity with Kids - Bloomberg’s Sullen Apple Story - “The Morning Show’s” Duplass Says Season Two in Rewrites - Apple TV+ Picks Up 18 Primetime Emmy Nominations - “The Mandalorian” Grabs 15 Emmy Noms for Disney+ - Steve Jobs Autographed Fortune Mag Up for Auction - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 29, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.28.2020
18:09
- Cowen’s Sankar is Into Apple Services - J.P. Morgan Ups Apple Target to $425 - Wedbush Anticipates a Good Week for the FAANGs - Apple Q3 FY20 Earnings Set for Thursday 30 July - Counterpoint: iPhone Q2 Sales in China Up 32% YoY - Kosovo Asks Apple Maps to Recognize Its Borders - Apple Giving Employees Paid Time Off to Vote - Report: Taylor Swift’s New Record Breaks Records on Spotify and Apple Music - “The Oprah Conversation” Hits Apple TV+ This Thursday - Apple TV+ Picks Up Two Daytime Emmys - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 28, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.27.2020
19:14
- U.S. House Delays Hearing with Tech CEOs - WaPo Looks at Rules for Third-Parties and Apple’s “Find My” Feature - Epic Games CEO Blasts Apple and Google for Their Control of App Stores - Sacconaghi Stays Tepid on Apple - Kvaal Stay Bearing as Rakers Stays Bullish - Apple Maps Offers COVID-19 Best Practices to Travelers - Michael Steeber: Four More U.S. Apple Stores Reclose - Apple Proceeds from John Lewis Doc Donated to Museums - Apple TV+ Lands Herzog/Oppenheimer Documentary “Fireball” - Apple Outs “For All Mankind” - Season Two Trailer - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 27, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.24.2020
18:52
- Goldman Sachs “Ups” Apple Target to $299 - CNBC: Tech Led Markets Down Thursday - Market Insider: Markets Rocked Thursday by Unemployment Numbers - Despite Strong Quarter, Intel Shares Drop on Processor Delay - Report: Foxconn Producing iPhone 11 in India - Apple Releases Second Public Betas of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 - Apple Releases Public Beta 2 of tvOS 14 - Monday’s Tech Testimony on Capitol Hill Likely to be Postponed - Apple at Center of Multi-State Consumer Protection Investigation - Apple Sued Over Concept of Wireless Audio or Something - Elizabeth Moss to Star in “Shining Girls” for Apple TV+ - Raycon - Makers of true wireless earbuds. Get 15% off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken - Get $35 off your Sun Basket order with promo code macosken at Sunbasket.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 24, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.23.2020
14:29
- Morgan Stanley Issues Bullish Note on Apple - Analysis Group Says Apple Developer Terms on Par with Others - Italy Eyes Apple and Amazon for Possible Antitrust Violations - Apple Finds “No Evidence” of Forced Labor at O-Film - Apple Makes Special iPhone Available to Security Researchers - Apple’s Second Store for Thailand Opening Soon - Raycon - Makers of true wireless earbuds. Get 15% off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken - Get $35 off your Sun Basket order with promo code macosken at Sunbasket.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 23, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.22.2020
17:33
- Apple Store in Bakersfield, CA Recloses Due to Pandemic - iPad Pros Sold Out with Other iPads in Short Supply - Supplier in Apple’s Supply Chain Accused of Human Rights Violations - Apple Sued Over iTunes Gift Card Scams - MLB Expands iPad Dugout Program for Short 2020 Season - Grace Kaufman Lands Lead in Apple TV+ Film “The Sky Is Everywhere” - Apple Running Virtual Art Sessions for Kids in Chicago - Apple Watch Activity Challenge Set to Mark China’s National Fitness Day - Apple Pledges Total Carbon Neutrality by 2030 - Raycon - Makers of true wireless earbuds. Get 15% off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken - Get $35 off your Sun Basket order with promo code macosken at Sunbasket.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 22, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.21.2020
17:41
- Counterpoint Sees iPhone SE as Bright Spot in Weak iPhone Quarter - CIRP Measures an Oddly Shaped Quarter - Another Closing High for Apple Shares - South Korea’s Combined Market Cap Not as Big as Apple’s - Microsoft Exec Chats with Congress Ahead of Tim Cook’s Appearance - Verzuz - Musical “Face Offs” Hit Apple Music This Week - Apple Restarting “Close Your Rings” Employee Challenge - Raycon - Makers of true wireless earbuds. Get 15% off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken - Get $35 off your Sun Basket order with promo code macosken at Sunbasket.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 21, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.20.2020
18:19
- Apple Awarded Two 5G-Related Patents - Report: Apple Card Showing Up for Users on Experian - Australia, Canada, and Japan Getting AppleCare+ Monthly Option - Report: Luxshare Buys Chinese iPhone Plants from Wistron - Report: Pegatron Grows in India as India Targets Smartphone Exports - EC Probing Voice Assistants and IoT Things - Apple Ups Trade-In Value of Some Androids in Quiet iPhone Deal - Apple Marks the Passing of Civil Rights Leader Rep. John Lewis - Raycon - Makers of true wireless earbuds. Get 15% off your order at BUYRAYCON.com/macosken - Get $35 off your Sun Basket order with promo code macosken at Sunbasket.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 20, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.17.2020
18:50
- Canaccord Genuity Ups Apple Target to $444 - Apple Sanlitun Flagship Opens for Business - AG Barr Blasts US Tech Cos for Dealings with China - Apple Adds Ten Regional Coding Centers Through HBCU Partnerships - Apple Previews New Emojis on World Emoji Day - Apple Signs Straight-to-Series Order for Mark Boal’s “Echo 3” - Justin Timberlake to Star in film “Palmer” for Apple TV+ - Mac OS Ken Listeners Weigh In on Greyhound - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 17, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.16.2020
19:44
- Apple Recloses Eight More Stores - Apple Shares Hit New Closing High - BofA and Needham Raise Their Apple Targets - EU Court Sides with Apple and Ireland in EC Tax Case - Apple Updates All of the Things - iOS 13.6 Unlocks FaceTime for UAE - macOS Catalina Update Brings News Changes to Major Metros - Apple News+ Adds Audio and More Regional Papers - Verizon Offers Six-Months Free Apple News+ with New iPad Activation - Best Buy Offers Four-Months Free Apple News+ to U.S. Buyers - @Apple’s Accidental Turn on Twitter - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 16, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.15.2020
17:58
- Ruling Expected Today on Apple/Ireland Tax Appeal - EU Strengthens Protections for App Developers - Developers of Hong Kong’s PopVote Accuse Apple of Censorship - House Committee Calls for Warnings on Non-U.S. Apps - China Says June Phone Shipments Slipped 16% - Apple Shares Hit New Closing High - LA Metro Confirms Apple Pay/TAP Card Support in 2020 - Apple Outs Trailer for “Ted Lasso” - Report: Greyhound Has Box Office Hit-Sized Opening Weekend - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 15, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.14.2020
20:12
- Apple Sets Q3 FY20 Earnings Call for 30 July - Report: Apple Paid Samsung ~$950 Million for Missed OLED Orders - Morgan Stanley Ups Apple Target to $419 on iPhone Affordability - Wedbush Ups Apple to $450 on Services, iPhone, and China - Apple Urges Work from Home for Retail Staff, Slows Return to Offices - Site Opens for Batterygate Settlement Payments - Apple TV+ Signs First Look Deal with Idris Elba - Apple Moves on California’s Affordable Housing Crisis - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 14, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.13.2020
19:48
- Report: Apple Urges Foxconn Toward $1B Expansion in India - Report: Apple AR Lenses Move to Engineering Validation Stage - Mint Budgeting Service Adds Partial Apple Card Support - Apple Shares Hit New Closing High on Friday - LinkedIn Sued Over Clipboard Copying in iOS - Apple Advises Against Camera Covers for Recent Laptops - Counterpoint Clocks Surge in Streaming Music Subscriptions - Cast and Crew of “The Morning Show” Sits for Interview - Apple TV+ Nabs Film Rights to Graphic Novel “Snow Blind” - Some “Greyhound” Viewers Hit Audio Glitch - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - Cut your wireless bill to 15-bucks a month at MintMobile.com/MACOSKEN - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 13, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.10.2020
15:24
- Apple Reclosing 11 U.S. Stores - Apple Releases Public Betas for Upcoming Operating Systems - Apple Releases Public Betas for Current Operating Systems - Apple Updates Pages, Numbers, and Keynote - Apple Shares Hit New Highs - Apple Leans Into Everyone Learning to Code - New Preview Page for Apple Sanlitun Flagship Store - Get 10% Off of Your First Purchase of a Website or Domain with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 10, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.09.2020
12:54
- Decision Expected in Apple/Ireland/EC Case 15 July - Deutsche Bank Ups Apple Target to $400 - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs - Apple Intros “Shop with a Specialist” - Apple “Back to School” Promotion Expands in Asia, Europe, Middle East, and North America - Apple Expands Independent Repair Provider Program in Canada, Europe, and US - Apple Commits to Thunderbolt Support for Apple Silicon Macs - Greyhound - Inside Look Hits YouTube - Get 10% Off of Your First Purchase of a Website or Domain with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 09, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.08.2020
17:51
- Apple Reclosing Melbourne Stores as COVID-19 Cases Spike - Apple Second Most Valuable Brand According to Brandz - APPL Makes Up 43% of Berkshire Hathaway Holdings - Apple Cuts Max Trade-In Values for Most iPhones - Beats Inks Deal with NASCAR Driver Bubba Wallace - Apple Takes Wait and See Approach on New Hong Kong Security Law - Latest HomePod Beta Makes Way for Third-Party Defaults - Latest Betas Animate Some “Listen Now” Art - Apple Music Live Lyrics Land on Samsung Smart TVs - Hanks Makes Apple TV+ About Face in “Today” Interview - Get 10% Off of Your First Purchase of a Website or Domain with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 08, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.07.2020
15:58
- Cook and Other Tech CEOs to Answer Congress on 27 July - Assessing the Wait for an iMac Refresh - Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs - Ireland’s Contact Tracing App Uses Apple/Google API - Report: Disney+ Downloads Shoot Up in Wake of “Hamilton” - Hanks Not Happy About Greyhound on TV - Apple Will Be Where “Where the Wild Things Are” Is - Get 10% Off of Your First Purchase of a Website or Domain with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 07, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.06.2020
13:14
- Foxconn Clears Components Path from China to India - Five Countries Hit Up Apple for “Batterygate” Compensation - EU Ad Groups Upset by Increased Privacy Measures in iOS 14 - LinkedIn: Clipboard Copying Was an Accident - Transit Goes Live for Apple Maps in Iceland - Survey Says: What did you do with the last charger we gave you? - Get 10% Off of Your First Purchase of a Website or Domain with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com/macosken - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 06, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.03.2020
15:56
- Evercore Ups Apple Target to $380 on App Store Strength - Report: App Store Revenue Nearly Doubles Google Play in First Half of 2020 - Apple and Google Pull 59 Chinese Apps from India App Stores - India/China Fighting Puts Some iPhones on Hold - Apple Card Gets an Online Portal - BMW App Gets Ready for Car Key - Hodinkee Now an Authorized Apple Watch Retailer - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 03, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.02.2020
19:49
- Apple Re-Closing 40+ Stores as COVID-19 Cases Surge - McDonald’s Puts 21-Day Pause on Re-Opening Dining Rooms - Apple Card Extends COVID-19 Customer Assistance Program Through July - Cook Agrees to Appear Before House Judiciary Committee - Business Roundtable Seeks Police Reform Before August - UK Seeks Change to Apple/Google Default Search Engine Deal - Android Gets an Extra Month of Dark Sky - Unannounced Intel-Based iMac Spotted on GeekBench - 2012 MacBook Pro with Retina display Marked “Obsolete” - Report: Pandemic Leads to Lots More Subscription Video - Apple TV+ Snags Sony Exec for Senior Programming Position - Apple TV+ Signs Record Breaking Deal for ‘Emancipation’ - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 02, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 07.01.2020
18:06
- Confusion Correction Over Boot Camp v. Virtualization - Apple Exec Addresses Antitrust Allegations - Report: Apple Arcade Shifts Emphasis to “Engagement” - Apple Pay Signs on in Serbia - EvilQuest: Mac Malware Hiding in Stolen Software - Apple TV App for LG TVs Adds Dolby Atmos Support - Apple TV Hitting Vizio Smart TVs Soon - Apple TV+ Drops Trailer for Boys State - "Defending Jacob" Showrunner Gets Overall Deal with Apple TV+ - Michelle Lee Upped to Director Domestic Programming - Apple Announces Design Award Winners - BetterHelp: Professional, licensed, and vetted counselors that you can trust. Get 10% off your first month with discount code MACOSKEN at BetterHelp.com/MacOSKen - Miro - the online whiteboard made to help you start working better. Sign up for a free account at miro.com/MacOSKen - Do you have a Few Minutes for “In a Few Minutes?” It's in Apple Podcasts and Overcast now! - Power what we do next for as little as $1 a month. Join the Mac OS Ken Test Kitchen at Patreon at Patreon.com/macosken - Send me an email: info@macosken.com or call (716)780-4080!
Jul 01, 2020
Mac OS Ken: 06.30.2020
18:11
- New York Times Pulls Content from Apple News - The Case for Ignoring DTK Benchmarks - Path to Apple Card: Apple Launches Credit Worthiness Improvement Pr