Apple’s new merchandise depart us barely perplexed [The CultCast]


The CultCast 565 Apple podcast: Not too bad for an Apple product launch event that never actually happened, I guess.
Not too dangerous for an Apple product launch occasion that by no means really occurred, I suppose.
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This week on Cult of Mac’s podcast: For as soon as, Apple’s new merchandise depart us scratching our heads greater than reaching for our wallets. We let unfastened our first impressions of this week’s new iPads, the surprisingly inexpensive Apple TV 4K, that ridiculous Apple Pencil dongle and extra.

Additionally on The CultCast:

  • Is the brand new Magic Keyboard Folio actually all that magical? Some options sound nice, however we don’t suppose it would flip your iPad right into a laptop computer — a minimum of not one you should utilize in your lap!
  • Apple would possibly’ve burned a cool million on the #TakeNote Twitter hashflag for the occasion that by no means occurred.
  • Logitech is aware of make a stylus proper.
  • What’s up with that USB-C to Apple Pencil Adapter? Like everybody else within the Apple universe, we’re not diggin’ the dongle.

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This week’s prime Apple information

On the present this week: Your host Erfon Elijah (@erfon), Cult of Mac writer Leander Kahney (@lkahney) and Cult of Mac managing editor Lewis Wallace (@lewiswallace).

Listed below are the headlines we’re speaking about on this week’s present:

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