AWT News Update: September 29, 2016

AWT News Update: September 29, 2016

We want to thank our listeners -- old and new -- for pushing our podcast numbers to a new record in the month of September. Since July, our number of monthly listens has risen 261%, all thanks to you. In other Apple news today:

  • Some BMW owners and Verizon customers are having issues with the new iPhone 7s
  • The FCC voted to make major improvements to the Wireless Emergency Alerts system, so you'll now get photos of wanted suspects and links to more info
  • The FCC delayed a vote on allowing consumers to bypass cable and satellite company set top boxes by using devices like Apple TVs to watch their favorite shows
  • A new Kickstarter wants you to support an unsightly dongle for your iPhone 7 so you can listen to your old headphones and charge the phone at the same time. Our solution? Just go wireless. 
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AWT News Update: May 20, 2016

AWT News Update: May 20, 2016

A slow Apple news day means it's time for a few rumors:

  • The dual-lens camera system targeted for the iPhone 7 Plus is having production issues due to earthquake damage at a Sony facility
  • BMW may finally bring CarPlay support to the X5M and X6M series this year, along with the popular 3 series
  • Apple shares rebounded after last week's pummeling
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AWT News Update: April 20, 2016

AWT News Update: April 20, 2016

Today's news is accompanied by a healthy seasoning of rumors, which always makes for interesting conjecture about future Apple products:

  • New developer betas for all four Apple operating systems were released today
  • Apple, Daimler and BMW are apparently not collaborating on the mythical Project Titan electric car
  • Samsung is working on supplying Apple with NAND flash memory for the first time since 2012
  • The addition of powerful AMD Polaris Architecture GPU chips to upcoming Macs may make the Mac platform acceptable to Oculus Rift
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