Apple World Today News Update: February 19, 2018

Apple World Today News Update: February 19, 2018

Steve's podcasting record for February took another hit last Friday with a bad bout of stomach flu; today he's back with four news stories for you:

  • WWDC hasn't been officially announced, but rumors are pointing toward June 4 - 8, 2018 in San Jose, CA 
  • Apple's new flagship retail store in Chicago has another issue -- this time, a big crack in one of the glass panels
  • A drone crashed into Apple's new headquarters building over the weekend. The building is unscathed, but the pilot may not get the drone back
  • Twitter is dropping support for the Mac, discontinuing its Mac client. We have news of a deal for a replacement client for you
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AWT News Update: December 13, 2017

AWT News Update: December 13, 2017

Smaller chips, an updated app, and popular cameras are in our news today:

  • More efficient 7nm process chips may only be used by Apple and Samsung in 2018
  • The Iconfactory updates its classic Twitterrific app, with a change that uses less power on the iPhone X
  • Once again, the iPhone is the most-used camera brand on Flickr
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Twitterrific update makes multi-account tweeting easier

Twitterrific update makes multi-account tweeting easier

Ollie, the little blue bird who serves as Twitterrific's mascot, has learned a new trick. In version 5.11.1 for iOS (universal, free with in-app purchases), you can now post from any account directly from the compose screen. Just tap your avatar go get a list of available accounts, select at and presto! You're good to go. 

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Twitterrific 5.10 for iPhone adds muting, muffling, drafts and more

Twitterrific 5.10 for iPhone adds muting, muffling, drafts and more

The workers at the Iconfactory have released Twitterrific 5.1 for iPhone with some very nice new features, including drafts, muffle and mute. Twitterrific has been my preferred Twitter client for iOS for quite some time, and version 5.1 ensure its spot on my home screen for the foreseeable future. Here's what's new in Twitterrific 5.1 for iOS. 

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