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News items you should check out: August 12

Since I can’t cover everything, I’ll often direct your attention to articles from various other sources worth your time.

° From MacRumors: Apple has shared a new “Today at Apple” session on YouTube, exploring how to shoot and edit looping videos in the Clips app, with the help of director Romain Laurent and Jahmyra from Today at Apple.

° From The Irish Examiner: A former Apple worker in Cork who lost his job after traces of an explosive substance were found on his bag has appealed an award of €4,500 after a ruling that he was unfairly dismissed in order to seek his reinstatement by the company.

° From AppleInsider: Apple has posted a video of Olivia Rodrigo using iPad, Apple Pencil and graphics editing app Procreate to illustrate animated face masks to go along with Rodrigo’s song “Brutal.” Rodrigo cross-posted the video to her own account the same day.

° From 9to5Mac: Qualifying Apple customers in Canada can now use Affirm to finance iPhone, iPad, and Mac purchases over 12 or 24 months with 0% APR.

° From BlueJeans by Verizon: BlueJeans Telehealth, a HIPAA-ready virtual care solution that helps drive better patient interactions, has announced Apple Health integration.

° From MacVoices Live: The third and final part of an ongoing conversation focused on an article in Inc. that seemed overly biased against Apple to at least one panel member. David Ginsburg, Jeff Gamet, Jay Miller, Jim Rea, Kelly Guimont, and Mark Fuccio and host Chuck Joiner examine the piece, discuss how the media approaches Apple coverage, and disagree on what our reactions should be. 

Dennis Sellers
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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.