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News items you should check out: August 6

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

° The Verge: Apple has placed senior engineering program manager Ashley Gjøvik on indefinite administrative leave after she tweeted about sexism in the office. The company is currently investigating claims Gjøvik made about a hostile work environment.

° Also from The Verge: Giulio Zompetti, a 28-year-old from Italy, says he has been able to purchase a prototype AirPower unit from Chinese e-waste sources.

° From MacRumors: Apple has published three new support documents with further details about the Mac Pro’s new AMD Radeon Pro W6000 series MPX graphics modules.

° From AppleInsider: New York’s new Excelsior Pass, which documents vaccination status and will soon be required to enter many businesses in New York City, has dropped support for Apple Wallet.

° From 9to5Mac: iTunes Match users report long-running issues uploading and syncing files.

° From iMore: Walter Isaacson, the man behind the controversial Steve Jobs biography, is now trying his hand at an Elon Musk book according to the Tesla CEO.

° MacVoices Live: Jeff Carlson talks with host Chuck Joiner about his latest book,  “The Photographer’s Guide to Luminar AI.” He explains the availability of the newest features and how Luminar has evolved. (Part 1)

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.