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News items you should check out: Sept. 8

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

° From AppleInsider: A lawsuit taking aim at App Store policies has been consolidated with similar complaints claiming that Apple suppresses or rejects certain free apps.

° From MacRumors: Sofia Coppola’s Apple TV+ comedy “On the Rocks” will be released on Blu-Ray and DVD next month, the first ‌Apple TV+‌ movie to be made available on physical media.

° From 9to5Mac: A new FCC filing from Apple has revealed a revised version of the MagSafe Charger, which may indicate an update to the company’s MagSafe lineup of accessories coming along with the new iPhone.

° From iMore: A new “Being James Bond” documentary is now available free to watch on the Apple TV app.

° From App Annie: Consumers will spend 548 billion hours live streaming in top social apps this year. 

° From 9to5Mac: Apple is rolling out yet another updated version of AirTag firmware 1.0.291, this time with build number 1A291e.

° From MacVoices Live!: The discussion of the implications of relying on digital identification methods continues on the new episode as Jeff Gamet, David Ginsburg, Jay Miller, Mike Schmitz, Brittany Smith, and Jim Rea join host Chuck Joiner to consider the goods and bags, what has been done so far, and why it isn’t likely to occur anytime soon. (Part 2)

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.