I wrote about exactly how Apple is a monopoly, why it matters, and what can realistically be done about it.
Apple now faces antitrust charges or investigations in at least six different venues. Something’s going to have to give soon. I talked with the EFF’s@mitchstoltz , Public Knowledge’s @bergmayer , Basecamp’s @dhh and others about what exactly that might be.
In iOS 13, Apple made a change in how it handles AirPlaying audio to the HomePod, and it’s really annoying. Rather than treating it as an audio output, it “moves” what you’re playing to the HomePod, essentially maintaining separate queues. And sometimes it gets totally stuck.
Taika Waititi jokes about what writers should be asking for in the next round of talks with producers: “Apple needs to fix those keyboards. They are impossible to write on. They’ve gotten worse. It makes me want to go back to PCs” #Oscars
This is what inspires us — after so much hard work by so many, getting to share Apple’s latest innovations with you. Hope you love them as much as we do!