MacBreak Weekly with Leo Laporte

Jan 2nd 2024

MacBreak Weekly 902

In The History of Melon Trucks

Apple Watch Ban, iPad & iPad Pro, Vision Pro

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Category: News

The Series 9 & Ultra 2 watches are available for purchase again from the Apple Store for the time being after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit placed a short pause on the ban's enforcement. In the meantime, Apple is pursuing a software fix to avoid another import ban on its watches. A new iPad did not get shipped in 2023. And could the Vision Pro be released in late January / early February?

  • Apple wins temporary reprieve from the ban on Apple Watch sales.
  • Apple still pursuing software fix to avoid Apple Watch import ban.
  • The entrepreneur who bet his company on a fight with Apple.
  • My Touch ID button is fully deconstructed.
  • 4-year campaign backdoored iPhones using possibly the most advanced exploit ever.
  • Apple warnings of possible government hacking drew ire of Indian officials.
  • Apple just broke a tradition it held for 12 years.
  • Vision Pro release date: Everything we know.

Picks of the Week:

  • Alex's Pick: Ugreen Tire Inflator
  • Andy's Pick: Cabel Sasser's Archive of Vintage DAK Catalogues
  • Jason's Pick: Squaring the Circle - The Story of Hipgnosis

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