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Be sure to catch the Apple WWDC 2019 keynote live stream as it airs and we bring you all the exciting news to come of it.

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It's time for Apple to descend upon us with a fresh slate of new products again, and that means it must be time for this year's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC).

The event kicks off at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET today on Monday, June 3, and it's going to be a doozy. There's a wide range of possible announcements we could be looking forward to, including the unveiling of iOS 13, new versions of watchOS, tvOS, and macOS as well. There's also the impending death of iTunes as you've no doubt heard about already, which means we'll be looking to see what's next in the cards as we near the end of an era – iTunes has been here with us from the beginning, so it'll be strange to see it going away.

We've got a full rundown of what we might see during the show, so make sure you check out our piece and get prepped ahead of time. As usual, there will likely be more than a few surprises to keep an eye out for, so you'll want to keep your browser locked to Shacknews so you can stay up to date on all the latest happenings.

That means you'll need to check out the official Apple stream with Shacknews open in another tab, naturally, so you can keep up with what's going on. We'll be here reporting on it too, but if you want to watch, head over to Apple's official website for desktop viewing. Also, you can watch via your phone if you're not at the desktop right now.

Whatever happens, we've got you covered, and we'll make sure you know exactly what to expect hen the event kicks off.

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    June 3, 2019 9:15 AM

    Brittany Vincent posted a new article, Watch the Apple WWDC 2019 keynote live stream here

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      June 3, 2019 9:19 AM

      Bump. Anyone excited for Apple products anymore?

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      June 3, 2019 9:19 AM

      Give me dark mode and iOS mouse support. That's all I want.

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        June 3, 2019 9:23 AM

        Yes for the first one, hahahahahahaa for the second.

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          June 3, 2019 9:25 AM

          I know :(

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          June 3, 2019 9:28 AM

          Second is rumored to happen via an accessibility setting.

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            June 3, 2019 9:29 AM

            I'd expect there to be some pretty major hoops to have to jump around to get it to work even if it does happen. I'll be pretty damn happy if not, though!

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              June 3, 2019 9:35 AM

              Yeah it sounds crazy but it’s been a pretty consistent runout from reliable places for the last few months. Doubt it will be in the keynote though, too many other things to talk about.

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            June 3, 2019 9:39 AM

            I don't think we will ever see it work globally across the device, which is the only way it will give us what we truly want

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        June 3, 2019 9:27 AM

        I take it back, I want widgets on the home screen but at this point it seems like that's never going to happen and we're just going to have this shitty grid launcher forever.

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          June 3, 2019 9:40 AM

          ha! the Apple app UI is comforting to me, since it's basically what Ray Ozzie did with Notes back in version 1.1 :)

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          June 3, 2019 9:47 AM

          I'd kill for them allowing you to change "default" apps (e.g. Use google maps forever instead of apple maps. Use a different email client that's not apple mail.) or a sane method of displaying notifications but I've pretty much given up on either of those too

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        June 3, 2019 9:39 AM

        join me and milleh, the android water is fine. so much mouse support, so many home screen widgets

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          June 3, 2019 9:41 AM

          How much does that thing you guys use cost? This cheapo iPad is $250. I'd pay all the way up to a whopping $300 for what I use this tablet for. Maybe.

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            June 3, 2019 9:43 AM

            we have $650 Tab S4s but none of this stuff requires a high end tablet, any android tablet will do it. in particular, i don't use anything Samsung-specific like milleh does (with his use of DeX), any cheapo tablet will do fine

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              June 3, 2019 9:45 AM

              Cheapo Android tablets are slow as fuck, though. I'd want the windowing with dex if I switched over. I have a Shield K1 and it's really slow. Kinda nice to be able to use a mouse but otherwise meh. I imagine it'd be pretty hard to find a comparably quick, supported, and well built Android tablet for the price of this iPad

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                June 3, 2019 9:49 AM

                you still get windowing without DeX, using the android-native multiwindow support. it supports both split-screen and floating windows. the only thing you really get from DeX is the ability to use an external display as a desktop while at the same time using the tablet as a tablet, or while the tablet screen is off. without DeX you have to use screen mirroring if you plug in a monitor (which is what i do).

                you're not wrong about speed though, i'm hesitant to upgrade to the S5e ($400) because it's slower than the S4. i haven't tried a low-end android tablet myself

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          June 3, 2019 9:53 AM

          Yes!!!

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      June 3, 2019 9:25 AM

      iOS on iPad is being renamed to iPadOS. Shit is getting real!!

      https://twitter.com/SteveMoser/status/1135579015081857027/photo/1

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        June 3, 2019 10:03 AM

        So they are really trying to make them functional beyond a light multimedia accessory... hmm

        Maybe they are taking the Surface seriously now

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        June 3, 2019 10:04 AM

        go home apple your drunk

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      June 3, 2019 10:00 AM

      I always read this as WWJD

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      June 3, 2019 10:06 AM

      I love how they stuff the front few rows so the loud clapping is their own employees ... oh right, every company does that.

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      June 3, 2019 10:08 AM

      I am sure all the devs who paid to learn about the next version of iOS and Apple OS care about a TV show ...

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      June 3, 2019 10:09 AM

      I don't really get what this Apple TV service exists for.

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        June 3, 2019 10:12 AM

        Apple wants part of the Netflix pie and knows it needs to compete with Disney+ - that's why it exists

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          June 3, 2019 10:15 AM

          Why does it need to compete with Disney+? That's not Apple's business. There's nothing compelling or uniquely Apple about them providing the same streaming service as everyone else.

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            June 3, 2019 10:16 AM

            They are making it their biz. Just as MS realizes the future of the xbox biz is as a service, apple needs to grow for it's shareholders. iPhone revenue is down. you grow with monthly services.

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      June 3, 2019 10:09 AM

      zzzzzzz

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      June 3, 2019 10:12 AM

      new screensavers.... amazing

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      June 3, 2019 10:12 AM

      Xbox and PS4 dual shock controller support is expected but good to see

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        June 3, 2019 10:13 AM

        I wonder if they map as MFi controllers.

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          June 3, 2019 10:34 AM

          The good news is that iOS just updated recently with the support of clickable sticks (R3 and L3), but the problem .. there's only one wired iOS controller on the market that has R3 and L3...

          This would be the perfect solution to playing fortnite and the remote PS4, Xbox One, and Steams apps already available in the iOS store

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        June 3, 2019 10:23 AM

        wait wait wait whatttt? this is awesome for Moonlight!

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          June 3, 2019 10:23 AM

          its for the new arcade feature coming this fall - not sure what hardware it works with

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            June 3, 2019 10:25 AM

            ah dammit. tvOS. not iOS.

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              June 3, 2019 10:26 AM

              well - there is talk how arcade will not just be on TV, so who knows …

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              June 3, 2019 10:30 AM

              If it works for tvOS, you can assume it'll work for iOS, too.

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      June 3, 2019 10:12 AM

      Gotta admit, that For All Mankind looked very intriguing.

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        June 3, 2019 10:13 AM

        I can't wait to watch it - but not sure why devs who paid for a dev conference care ...

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      June 3, 2019 10:16 AM

      A tip calculator! Aw shit yeah!

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        June 3, 2019 10:17 AM

        I came here to check the Shack’s reaction to this lol

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        June 3, 2019 1:47 PM

        Watch them reject updates from all the previously-fine tip calculator apps now.

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      June 3, 2019 10:17 AM

      app store and independent apps on WatchOS means the need for an iPhone is getting really small. smart move.

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        June 3, 2019 10:18 AM

        Yay picking apps on a 40mm screen

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          June 3, 2019 10:20 AM

          better than Apple building an Android app ;)

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        June 3, 2019 10:19 AM

        I can't wait to watch youtube videos on my wrist...

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          June 3, 2019 10:20 AM

          Apple Watch Series 5 will have a front facing camera finally fulfilling our Dick Tracy destiny.

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          June 3, 2019 10:21 AM

          That’s what you took from this announcement?

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            June 3, 2019 10:23 AM

            What? I replied to a post saying the need for a phone is getting really small. I don't think that's even remotely the case yet. The screen on the watch is way too small to get anything more than trivial tasks done.

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              June 3, 2019 10:25 AM

              He said iPhone specifically so I read his post as is, i.e. a possible future where you have an Android phone but an Apple Watch (for some reason).

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                June 3, 2019 10:27 AM

                because no android watch comes close to the apple watch …

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                  June 3, 2019 10:29 AM

                  I don’t know how my post implied that, I was actually implying the opposite.

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                    June 3, 2019 10:33 AM

                    my original post was implying that apple is moving towards making the watch not require an apple phone paired with it for full feature.

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      June 3, 2019 10:20 AM

      Streaming API is nice. Being able to stream Spotify (not forced to use Apple Music) while you run with just your Apple Watch is huge.

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        June 3, 2019 10:23 AM

        pretty sure it streams now (Spotify)

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          June 3, 2019 10:25 AM

          it requires your phone. All it does is let you fast forward, rewind and pause from your watch. Only Apple Music allows to stream over LTE without your phone which was dumb.

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            June 3, 2019 10:28 AM

            hmmm … I use it on my watch at the gym when I don't have my phone. wonder how it's doing that (yes, I have lte turned on my watch)

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            June 3, 2019 10:29 AM

            You can do a bunch more than that in the Spotify watch app now, but yeah it would be nice if I can go running and have my music without taking my phone.

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      June 3, 2019 10:21 AM

      menstrual cycle tracking on apple watch

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      June 3, 2019 10:22 AM

      What’s so special about Cycle Tracking? ...oh, THAT cycle.

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      June 3, 2019 10:22 AM

      Awesome stuff coming to apple watch. Hopefully we can see a proper spotify app now with streaming functionality.

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      June 3, 2019 10:25 AM

      I wonder how many of these new watch faces will only work on the larger screens of the Apple Watch 4 and newer.

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        June 3, 2019 10:30 AM

        the majority of them :( I have the Hermes apple watch 3 and most don't work. I usually skip a generation so getting a new one in sept/oct

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      June 3, 2019 10:31 AM

      Official dark mode. About damn time.

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      June 3, 2019 10:32 AM

      So, really it's faster because they got given a smackdown over intentionally slowing down older devices with new software updates I'm guessing? This is how they are "making up" for that.

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        June 3, 2019 10:33 AM

        Not at all. They gave control of that back to the user a while ago.

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        June 3, 2019 10:34 AM

        That hasn't been the case for years. Basically every version of iOS since 10 has been faster than the previous one. The slowing down older devices thing is still true of devices with poor battery health, where it throttles down the maximum speed to preserve battery life.

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        June 3, 2019 10:51 AM

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          June 3, 2019 11:03 AM

          I remember the EU or France levying fines for the international slowdown fiasco.

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      June 3, 2019 10:32 AM

      Oh neat, wallpapers can transform with dark mode, too.

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      June 3, 2019 10:34 AM

      holy shit black celebration? nice

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      June 3, 2019 10:35 AM

      Stock iOS keyboard has swipe now. They glossed over that. Goodbye, Gboard!

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      June 3, 2019 10:36 AM

      ios 13 reminders going after Microsoft todo … but without connection to the other services, I won't be going anywhere

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      June 3, 2019 10:36 AM

      Ooh, was that a Carplay redesign? Need to go back and check that out.

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      June 3, 2019 10:36 AM

      I have to say I’m a little surprised they didn’t skip to iOS 14 because they’ve basically given every shithead tech blog ammunition for a year if there’s any major issues.

      “Apple is finding out iOS 13 is not so lucky...”

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      June 3, 2019 10:37 AM

      man i really hate apple maps

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        June 3, 2019 10:38 AM

        It's great having options now. I use CarPlay all the time so I'm pretty much in Waze all the time now. Before last fall I had to use Apple Maps and it was OK, but not great.

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      June 3, 2019 10:38 AM

      "look around" sounds a lot like "reach around" …. ha ha

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      June 3, 2019 10:42 AM

      Pretty good changes to location.
      I really wish they would allow us to limit how localized we allowed apps to get. I want to be able to tell a weather app to only give my location down to the zip code, or some other app to only know my state, etc.

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      June 3, 2019 10:43 AM

      There are 2 major competing ways to sign in. Solution? There are now 3 major competing ways to sign in. And we're trustworthy.

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      June 3, 2019 10:43 AM

      Wow way to go with the Privacy stuff

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      June 3, 2019 10:43 AM

      I like the idea of using Apple as an OAuth provider. They'll share a lot less data than other companies, and it means I can finally shut down Facebook since I have linked to a bunch of services.

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        June 3, 2019 10:46 AM

        Denying access to your email address is fantastic.

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      June 3, 2019 10:45 AM

      Goodbye last remaining Nest product in my house

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      June 3, 2019 10:46 AM

      I assume that Apple is going to update their AirPort routers to support HomeKit?

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        June 3, 2019 10:47 AM

        Seeing as how they’ve pulled out of that market I doubt it. But they did add AirPlay 2 to Airport Express so who knows.

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      June 3, 2019 10:47 AM

      ...and they lost me

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        June 3, 2019 10:48 AM

        It’s for.. millennials? Of all the things to spend time on. They seem like they rushed past a few other things more worthy of a highlight.

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          June 3, 2019 10:49 AM

          yeah, i had to close the stream. i couldn't listen to them. i'll just read the recap when it's over.

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      June 3, 2019 10:47 AM

      I am so old now.. I have never heard of either of these people.

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      June 3, 2019 10:47 AM

      Why am I watching The Sims

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      June 3, 2019 10:48 AM

      My daughter would love this. She is 6.

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      June 3, 2019 10:48 AM

      “We’ve added great customization option to that thing you used once and forgot existed”

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      June 3, 2019 10:49 AM

      Kill me.

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      June 3, 2019 10:49 AM

      yeah this is going after Bitmoji

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      June 3, 2019 10:49 AM

      Apple has a drag queen in their product announcement demo. Happy pride, everybody!

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      June 3, 2019 10:50 AM

      Farther. You should have said farther. You'rethemannowdog.

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      June 3, 2019 10:52 AM

      Show of hands, how many people here have ever used Portrait Lighting or remembered it existed?

      Not being snarky, I’m wondering now many of these things I never remember are there are actually used by people.

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      June 3, 2019 10:52 AM

      Ermahgerd, rotating fucking portrait videos to landscape!

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      June 3, 2019 10:52 AM

      Apple's responsible for vertical video, now they're helping to kill the monster they created. God bless them.

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        June 3, 2019 10:57 AM

        It won't really matter, the aspect ratio will still be fucked up

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      June 3, 2019 10:53 AM

      That family is so, so ginger.

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      June 3, 2019 10:54 AM

      Dangit Apple. Just update the Camera app to allow us to change the video settings within the app. This is iOS 13 already.

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      June 3, 2019 10:54 AM

      Say dub dub one more time, i dare you

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      June 3, 2019 10:54 AM

      Stop trying to make "dubdub" a thing.

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        June 3, 2019 10:58 AM

        Click, drag, select orcs, right-click destination

        “DUB DUB”

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      June 3, 2019 10:55 AM

      Waiting for the new iPAD OS... Lets go!

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      June 3, 2019 10:57 AM

      An hour in and they haven’t gotten to macOS or any developer tools or Mac Pro or the new display or Marzipan.

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        June 3, 2019 10:59 AM

        An hour into it and they haven't shown anything worth a big conference like this.

        The only thing they've shown that really affects developers is the watchOS store.

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          June 3, 2019 10:59 AM

          But, new animojis!!!!

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          June 3, 2019 11:00 AM

          Well, WWDC is where they unveil the new operating systems so it makes sense they trot out the new features. But still, this thing is going to drag way past two hours.

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          June 3, 2019 11:02 AM

          Their keynote has always been more of a product announcement than anything else. They'll show the Mac and developer stuff at the end because those people will sit through iOS product announcements, but consumers won't sit through a bunch of XCode and API announcements.

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      June 3, 2019 11:00 AM

      Woah, big Carplay changes. I really wasn't expecting that. I thought CarPlay was Apple's red-headed stepchild.

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        June 3, 2019 11:00 AM

        Yeah, this is awesome. I use it all the time, great changes.

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      June 3, 2019 11:05 AM

      Shit they’re really going to do it

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      June 3, 2019 11:05 AM

      here we go, hopefully this is exciting!

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        June 3, 2019 11:06 AM

        What are they doing?

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          June 3, 2019 11:07 AM

          introducing iPadOS and announcing its iPad specific features

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            June 3, 2019 11:14 AM

            I guess it could be interpreted that this is their method of enforcing that they’re not migrating iOS and macOS because fuck it we’re doing iPadOS. We’re not going down to one OS we’re doing three.

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          June 3, 2019 11:09 AM

          They’re calling the iPad version of iOS “iPadOS”

          Not understanding why they feel the need to give a different name to the fact that of course the iPad can do things differently with the larger screen.

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            June 3, 2019 11:13 AM

            I sort of assume that the iPad must be selling better than many people think. I don't think it's anywhere near the sales numbers of laptops, but Apple must think the numbers must be high enough to be serious as a major market.

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              June 3, 2019 11:15 AM

              iPads massively outsell Apple laptops.They outsell every laptop manufacturer iirc.

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                June 3, 2019 11:22 AM

                I recall years ago that the Surface sold $1B in a year. Then someone pointed out that $1B sales of a $1,000 device was 1M units over a year, and that iPad had only sold 12M units in the previous quarter and people were not sure if it had a future (i.e., Apple might kill it off)

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            June 3, 2019 11:18 AM

            my guess is that they needed to separate the functionality between the devices in a meaningful way on their end, so why not get some marketing and press attention out of it

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      June 3, 2019 11:07 AM

      a new OS for ipads...

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      June 3, 2019 11:08 AM

      A lot of this multitasking still looks like a lot more hassle than just using a laptop. Maybe you get used to it, but I'd struggle to remember all the ways to move between things.

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      June 3, 2019 11:09 AM

      USB and Camera direct into iPad is huge. Christ that took a long time for them to bend to.

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        June 3, 2019 11:10 AM

        Great for all those USB-C thumbdrives I've got sitting around.

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          June 3, 2019 11:12 AM

          another place they can sell an adapter! :)

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        June 3, 2019 11:11 AM

        If they add mouse support boarder2 will have a big laugh at all of us.

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      June 3, 2019 11:10 AM

      Folder sharing wasn’t a thing before on iCloud Drive?! Baffling that wasn’t a 1.0 feature

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        June 3, 2019 11:13 AM

        Currently if you want to share a folder it gets zipped up and sent to the person you want to share with, lmao.

        Actual folder sharing definitely should have been a v1.0 feature.

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      June 3, 2019 11:12 AM

      Multi Profiles... PLEASE

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      June 3, 2019 11:15 AM

      Does anyone actually markup documents and do shit like this on an ipad? I've never seen anyone do that. They bust out a laptop

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        June 3, 2019 11:16 AM

        I do it all day, every day.

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        June 3, 2019 11:18 AM

        One of my best friends is a PM who uses his iPad Pro as his main computer. Marks up docs with Apple Pencil on the reg.

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      June 3, 2019 11:15 AM

      Tobi is so nervous he couldn't let out a fart right now without shitting his pants.

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      June 3, 2019 11:15 AM

      I don't think I can handle these gestures.

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        June 3, 2019 11:18 AM

        I wonder how many these gestures the average user actually knows / remember. Even tech nerds on Twitter were unaware of controlling the cursor by 3D touching the keyboard on iPhones. There’s so much going on and not much discoverability imo

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          June 3, 2019 11:18 AM

          Folks who use iPad Pro as main computer will internalize this stuff lickety-split.

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      June 3, 2019 11:16 AM

      Editing looks soooooo much easier now!

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      June 3, 2019 11:16 AM

      Selecting text still sucks monkey balls. Demo confirmed.

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        June 3, 2019 11:20 AM

        I think the dude was just nervous and his fingers were not very calm.

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      June 3, 2019 11:18 AM

      Did I read that right they are finally including SMB sharing natively? My comic book collection salutes you if so.

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      June 3, 2019 11:19 AM

      Here comes the Pro...

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        June 3, 2019 11:20 AM

        And they have perfected the cheese grater.

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        June 3, 2019 11:20 AM

        you can literally see Johnny Ive's jizz all over the front ;)

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        June 3, 2019 11:20 AM

        Chrome handles!!!!!

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        June 3, 2019 11:20 AM

        That monitor... tho... HMMMMMM

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      June 3, 2019 11:20 AM

      Presenting The CheeseGrater

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      June 3, 2019 11:20 AM

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      June 3, 2019 11:20 AM

      That thing is... kinda hideous

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      June 3, 2019 11:21 AM

      really expensive cheese grater

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      June 3, 2019 11:21 AM

      Wow it actually looks like it might be a serviceable device

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      June 3, 2019 11:21 AM

      It honestly looked like a cheese grater at first lol

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        June 3, 2019 11:21 AM

        IAWTP, it's going to get called that a lot, but probably looks better up close.

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          June 3, 2019 11:29 AM

          Yea the cylindrical Mac Pro looked like a trash can at reveal but in person it was small, smooth, shiny and pretty.

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      June 3, 2019 11:22 AM

      $20,000 w/ 28 cores.... And 8gb memory

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      June 3, 2019 11:22 AM

      Cheese grater pro

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      June 3, 2019 11:22 AM

      CHEESE GRATER 2.0

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      June 3, 2019 11:23 AM

      Wonder if Nvidia got in on this?

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      June 3, 2019 11:23 AM

      holy god support nvidia drivers again please

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      June 3, 2019 11:24 AM

      who approved those slides? the grey words on black screens is horrible for visibly ugh

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      June 3, 2019 11:24 AM

      Damn, legit expansion slots too. This thing is going to be suuuuper expensive.

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      June 3, 2019 11:24 AM

      that cpu probably costs as much as my imac

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        June 3, 2019 11:26 AM

        Fully specced up this thing is probably the price of a house.

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      June 3, 2019 11:24 AM

      But can it run Crysis?

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      June 3, 2019 11:27 AM

      The low price of $99,999

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      June 3, 2019 11:27 AM

      Mac Pro, everything Customized at Customized new higher prices...

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      June 3, 2019 11:28 AM

      We maximized airflow by putting staggered holes behind the other holes... ?????

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        June 3, 2019 11:28 AM

        That thing's going to need replaceable air filters for all the pet hair it'll pick up.

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      June 3, 2019 11:28 AM

      1400W PSU and this thing totally needs it. I can't wait to see what this thing costs because they're pulling out no stops with components

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        June 3, 2019 11:29 AM

        It's a server. Ridiculous.

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          June 3, 2019 11:30 AM

          Mac Pros have always used server grade components. They've never had this level of expansion though

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      June 3, 2019 11:28 AM

      I guarantee they included the wheels option because they know most places will only be able to afford 1

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      June 3, 2019 11:29 AM

      Haha, here is your new Mac Pro! Sorry it took so long but we had to find a way to make every bit of hardware inside of it proprietary so we could charge you quadruple the consumer price.

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        June 3, 2019 11:31 AM

        Also, The Vega IIs are going to be fast, but they are by no way the fastest video cards.

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      June 3, 2019 11:30 AM

      Holy shit the Mac Pro is a beast.

      That's gonna be stupid expensive.

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      June 3, 2019 11:31 AM

      Those displays look horrific, wtf.

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        June 3, 2019 11:32 AM

        It's no longer the cheese grater design.

        It's the callus grater.

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      June 3, 2019 11:31 AM

      jesus christ that monitor

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        June 3, 2019 11:32 AM

        Wonder if that's an OLED.

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          June 3, 2019 11:33 AM

          probably. I bet it's an amazing display but it looks like someone from Pimp My Ride was involved in the design

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        June 3, 2019 11:36 AM

        Uhm, the design is stunning

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      June 3, 2019 11:31 AM

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        June 3, 2019 11:32 AM

        They need extra air flow, too, I guess?

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        June 3, 2019 11:32 AM

        Probably.

        Be interesting if they had a GPU in them and you can tap into it with a MBP

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      June 3, 2019 11:31 AM

      This logic demo is turning me on.

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      June 3, 2019 11:32 AM

      Adds 400 tracks, music still sounds the same.

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      June 3, 2019 11:32 AM

      Cheese Grater Pro

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      June 3, 2019 11:32 AM

      New standalone Apple monitors...

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        June 3, 2019 11:33 AM

        Can finally replace my obsolete Cinema Displays that no longer have subpixel AA support in macOS.

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      June 3, 2019 11:33 AM

      The CarPlay changes and plugging in usb sticks to the iPad for files are my favorite things so far. I might actually finally get an iPad now.

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      June 3, 2019 11:33 AM

      Instant lens flare. JJ Abrams just came.

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      June 3, 2019 11:35 AM

      I swear to god I thought he was gonna say an extraordinary device needs an extraordinary price

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      June 3, 2019 11:35 AM

      HDR someone go find gmd

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      June 3, 2019 11:35 AM

      Oh wow they're going to try to replace Trimaster displays

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      June 3, 2019 11:36 AM

      Can it play RDR2?

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      June 3, 2019 11:38 AM

      Haha, it really does need the holes for extra air flow!

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      June 3, 2019 11:38 AM

      Her description of the internals of the monitor:
      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXJKdh1KZ0w

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      June 3, 2019 11:38 AM

      Ok, the heat sink idea is pretty good. My Acer X27 fans will fire up after a while of HDR viewing.

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      June 3, 2019 11:39 AM

      Couldn't they just do OLED at 1k nits? No need for that backlight system.

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        June 3, 2019 11:40 AM

        Not with image retention. OLED looks amazing, but nobody wants to have that on a workstation display with a lot of static imaging.

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      June 3, 2019 11:39 AM

      That monitor is gonna be spendy.

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      June 3, 2019 11:39 AM

      I am sorry, but that cheese grater look is ugly as fuck. How has Apple fallen so far? Why would you put that on the back of the monitor?

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      June 3, 2019 11:40 AM

      I always wonder if they could get away with just making shit up.

      “It can display 1000 nits”

      That’s... is that a lot of nits? What’s a normal amount of nits? What is a nit?

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        June 3, 2019 11:40 AM

        Stop nit picking.

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        June 3, 2019 11:42 AM

        It's a louse's nymph stage.

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        June 3, 2019 11:42 AM

        1k nits is what HDR10 is defined for. 4k nits is what DolbyVision is designed for. There is still room for improvement for sure.

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        June 3, 2019 11:43 AM

        Average displays does 2-400

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        June 3, 2019 11:54 AM

        anyone that needs that monitor knows what nits is.

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      June 3, 2019 11:41 AM

      She will be memed in the next 5 minutes

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      June 3, 2019 11:41 AM

      "Portrait mode" Fuck using it for code or photos, I want to try pinball and shmups on it!

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      June 3, 2019 11:41 AM

      I'm sure it's gorgeous as a display but that heatsink design is just awful. So fucking bad.

      I guess it's good that you might rarely see the back?

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      June 3, 2019 11:42 AM

      $5999. With a 256 gig SSD. looooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooool

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      June 3, 2019 11:42 AM

      6 grand? Holy shit.

      They are smoking crack.

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        June 3, 2019 11:43 AM

        Nah, for professionals it makes sense. This isn't a consumer device at all. I know my company will likely buy 4-5 of these by the end of the year.

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        June 3, 2019 11:44 AM

        The target market for these is very price insensitive.

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          June 3, 2019 11:46 AM

          I've owned two of them. They used to have a model or two that was just above the consumer entry point. Not anymore I guess.

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            June 3, 2019 11:48 AM

            This is strictly for things like post facilities and DIT carts

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              June 3, 2019 11:51 AM

              I wish they would come out with a consumer PC that isn't an iMac and not constrained like the Mac Mini.

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                June 3, 2019 11:55 AM

                I gave up on that dream when they introduced the Mini way back in 2005, they're clearly all-in on their mid-range products being AIOs

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      June 3, 2019 11:43 AM

      $6k for the monitor

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      June 3, 2019 11:43 AM

      HAHAHAHAHHA $999 FOR A MONITOR STAND!!!!!

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        June 3, 2019 11:43 AM

        Yeah there was audience laughter at that for sure!

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        June 3, 2019 11:43 AM

        WOW, what the fuck.

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        June 3, 2019 11:44 AM

        Holy shit what. Jesus.

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        June 3, 2019 11:44 AM

        Lololololol! They've eclipsed the ultimate dongle!

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        June 3, 2019 11:45 AM

        If you work in professional editing stuff thats not even that expensive. That monitor what i promises is ridiculous for that cost (in that its a deal)! I'm not defending the price per se, because I'm never going to buy this, but when its a big company...well who cares how much it cost.s

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        June 3, 2019 11:46 AM

        Well the vesa mount screws means you can probably just bring your own stand. Or just put it on the wall.

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          June 3, 2019 11:50 AM

          They said their VESA mount is $199.99. But there will probably be generics you think?

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        June 3, 2019 11:50 AM

        This. Is. Peak. Apple.

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        June 3, 2019 3:02 PM

        You can get a vr headset for the price of a monitor stand.

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      June 3, 2019 11:43 AM

      The groan at finding out stand is sold seperately.

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        June 3, 2019 11:44 AM

        Yeah, giant yikes there. Everyone is going to VESA mount this thing

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          June 3, 2019 11:44 AM

          You get to pay $200 for the privilege, though!

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            June 3, 2019 11:45 AM

            Yes, the VESA adapter will be extra just like for the Cinema and TB displays.

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              June 3, 2019 11:45 AM

              It's shit that it's always been an addon for their displays.

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            June 3, 2019 11:52 AM

            There will be ones on amazon for $20. It's just screws and metal.

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              June 3, 2019 11:54 AM

              Looked like it was a special "quick" connector

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        June 3, 2019 11:44 AM

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        June 3, 2019 12:24 PM

        I didn't watch but wtf - it doesn't include a stand, at all?

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          June 3, 2019 12:27 PM

          You can prop it up against the box it came in if you're a poor.

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      June 3, 2019 11:43 AM

      lol 256GB SSD.

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      June 3, 2019 11:44 AM

      Holy shit they’re going back to the rack market.

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      June 3, 2019 11:44 AM

      Bye bye iTunes....

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      June 3, 2019 11:45 AM

      "Customers love iTunes" uuuuhhhhh

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      June 3, 2019 11:45 AM

      Craig is the best

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      June 3, 2019 11:46 AM

      Craig rules

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      June 3, 2019 11:47 AM

      I wonder if there's going to be a standalone sync app for Windows.

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        June 3, 2019 11:49 AM

        Yeah they glossed right over that.

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        June 3, 2019 11:51 AM

        We will see what they do but my prediction is that the new apps are basically still iTunes under the hood so they can probably just keep updating the windows version for a while.

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      June 3, 2019 11:48 AM

      I like that you can price out a complete producer workstation for $10K+ and still need another thousand for the monitor stand.

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      June 3, 2019 11:48 AM

      Syncing your devices through the Finder makes so much more sense.

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      June 3, 2019 11:49 AM

      Yessssssss

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        June 3, 2019 11:51 AM

        Very curious how using the Apple Pencil will work

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      June 3, 2019 11:50 AM

      Using an iPad as a tablet for Mac? Finally!

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      June 3, 2019 11:51 AM

      Gonna use my iPad a lot more as a second screen. Even better that it now works as a drawing tablet on my desktop.

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      June 3, 2019 11:51 AM

      These voice commands are hot. Can I use it with an RTS?

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      June 3, 2019 11:51 AM

      Wow, This voice control stuff looks really good.

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      June 3, 2019 11:53 AM

      I think that's the first time I've heard "Piggybacking" and "Secure" in the same sentence.

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      June 3, 2019 11:54 AM

      This find my Mac thing is wiiiiiild

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      June 3, 2019 11:55 AM

      Screen time on the Mac... please don't let enterprise admins get access to that.

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      June 3, 2019 11:55 AM

      The iOS stuff seems boring.

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        June 3, 2019 11:59 AM

        I'm excited, but about half of that is the CarPlay changes.

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      June 3, 2019 11:55 AM

      Sidecar is awesome. I'm sure it won't work on Windows, though. Because why would it.

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        June 3, 2019 12:00 PM

        it's a macOS feature, so.... no

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          June 3, 2019 12:00 PM

          It doesn't have to be. It's using the iPad as a display which is very much something that Windows could do.

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            June 3, 2019 12:03 PM

            It's also relaying input back to the OS with the Apple Pencil or touch interactions. It also works wirelessly and wired. Apple has control of the entire stack on macOS.

            On Windows, they'd probably have to write some kind of device driver for Windows to just use it as a monitor, that's it. I mean, I guess they could... but why would they do that? They want people to use Macs.

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            June 3, 2019 12:07 PM

            There have been apps for that since the iPad came out, but it's still basically just a low latency Remote Desktop client.

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              June 3, 2019 12:09 PM

              Right, the apps are terrible because they're slow as shit.

              I'd hope that sidecar uses some built in thunderbolt capability or USB-C display capability so it was as fast as a regular display.

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      June 3, 2019 11:56 AM

      Fucking Catalina app mixer!

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      June 3, 2019 11:56 AM

      ... with that lockdown feature, doesn't that mean that you can no longer resell your Mac? The seller could just, for whatever reason, lock down your machine after purchase? And since MacBook SSDs are soldered on and I believe now controled by a Geniue Apple Part check, you can't even get out of that situation.

      QUESTIONS.

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        June 3, 2019 11:59 AM

        No, you just sign in to remove the activation lock before selling it. It's the same thing as with iOS.

        You can also go to an Apple store and get them to remove the activation lock if you have proof you own the computer. Had to to that with an old iPhone we had. Loaned it out to someone, forgot who, then wanted to loan it to someone else and it was activation locked to that other person. Apple store looked up our purchase and unlocked it.

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        June 3, 2019 12:01 PM

        I would imagine it would be the same as iPhone since iPhone has had activation lock for years.

        I mean I may not be looking at this right but I think what you’re referring to is already the situation on the iPhone and it hasn’t given rise to a new kind of scam.

        What it has done is cut down considerably on the number of iPhone thefts because it gets out in the phone theft communities that you shouldn’t bother stealing iPhones because thanks to activation lock they’re worthless on the resale market.

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      June 3, 2019 11:57 AM

      Doesn’t look like PWA push notification support yet.

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      June 3, 2019 11:58 AM

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        June 3, 2019 12:02 PM

        Mac Pros are there because post-production customers need that stuff. Once they can achieve that level of performance on non-Intel hardware then they can start moving away, but then again the benchmark for pro-level demands keeps going higher and higher. People want multiple 4K and 8K streams with no waiting today, what will the demands be tomorrow?

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        June 3, 2019 12:03 PM

        Yeah the scuttlebutt about an architecture change indicates that the lower end lines like the MacBook or MacBook Air will be the first moved over.

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      June 3, 2019 11:59 AM

      Yeah, JIRA, your web app is shit. Fix your fucking web app. It is performance you can get on the web, you just don't.

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        June 3, 2019 12:00 PM

        Yeah, I have to support some internal Jira apps here and it's a PITA to work with.

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        June 3, 2019 12:01 PM

        Atlassian is one of the worst software companies out there. All of their products are terrible.

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          June 3, 2019 12:13 PM

          Seriously. But they also are some how the least terrible option often enough.

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        June 3, 2019 12:01 PM

        This is true.

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      June 3, 2019 12:03 PM

      To talk more about Minecraft on iOS, welcome to the stage... NOTCH!

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        June 3, 2019 12:08 PM

        different persson

        GET IT?!

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      June 3, 2019 12:03 PM

      This AR Minecraft is cool.

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        June 3, 2019 12:05 PM

        seems like a cool party trick i guess?

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          June 3, 2019 12:06 PM

          Kids are going to go crazy for this. Minecraft plus Pokemon Go?

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          June 3, 2019 12:19 PM

          kids will go nuts for this. it's basically a digital lego set.

          I'm curious how long it will be before we see someone get hit by a car or something because they're looking at their phone and the phone is occluding an object

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        June 3, 2019 12:06 PM

        It's not just this stage thing - it's going to be out in the real world as well with permanent Minecraft buildings. The additional "person inside the game" is the Apple-only part.

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        June 3, 2019 12:11 PM

        was pretty good for an AR demo

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      June 3, 2019 12:05 PM

      LINE!

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      June 3, 2019 12:05 PM

      i want to visit _jon's cock in real life

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      June 3, 2019 12:06 PM

      🙄

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      June 3, 2019 12:08 PM

      That AR Minecraft stuff looks interesting, but man ... they need some damn goggles. Walking around holding your tablet just isn't the same. It's not immersive at all. :/

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      June 3, 2019 12:11 PM

      Wow, this visual editor looks really helpful for learning iOS development.

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        June 3, 2019 12:13 PM

        How long till I can do this ON an actual iPad Pro though :(

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        June 3, 2019 12:14 PM

        Yeah. For me this stuff would be great

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        June 3, 2019 12:14 PM

        That was actually damn cool.

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        June 3, 2019 12:52 PM

        Reminds me a bit of gool ol' Delphi, the only programming language I made even vague progress with!

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        June 3, 2019 1:01 PM

        I was impressed by the demo. Curious how much code was hidden behind that custom component he just kind-of dropped in there though ; )

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      June 3, 2019 12:14 PM

      With itunes dead, how do we transfer music from the pc to the iphone?

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        June 3, 2019 12:15 PM

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        June 3, 2019 12:16 PM

        I'm guessing it wont be available until the fall, but they'll likely have more info coming soon. They wont leave Windows in the dust.

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        June 3, 2019 12:16 PM

        Yeah it was weird they didn't address that. I am guessing iTunes will live on on the PC in it’s current incarnation.

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          June 3, 2019 12:35 PM

          They don’t need to address it today because it isn’t out today. This is a developer conference so it is all previews. I am sure the official answers will come in time.

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        June 3, 2019 4:15 PM

        They showed that the apple music app is what handles syncing

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      June 3, 2019 12:16 PM

      Who's going to jump into the beta? I know I am.

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        June 3, 2019 12:18 PM

        Can you do it directly on the device? Do you just log into the developer site and grab the provisioning profile?

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          June 3, 2019 12:19 PM

          Yep, you can install the profile from Safari and do the update OTA.

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            June 3, 2019 12:32 PM

            Doesn’t look like that is an option yet

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            June 3, 2019 12:44 PM

            Looks like it's only available as a full device restore at the moment. I guess I'll just wait for the public beta which I'm sure will be available OTA

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        June 3, 2019 12:26 PM

        I almost want to for CarPlay

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          June 3, 2019 12:52 PM

          What’s the scoop on those changes?

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            June 3, 2019 1:07 PM

            Some refinements like the map side by side with music.

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              June 3, 2019 1:12 PM

              You can also check calendars in CarPlay. They showed a garage door opening HomeKit action. Not sure if that's new, since my garage doesn't support HomeKit.

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                June 3, 2019 2:05 PM

                There's a "bridge" adapter by Chamberlain that adds HomeKit compatibility to select garage door models. I am going to get it (or something similar if there is an alternative) now.

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                  June 3, 2019 2:13 PM

                  I had the choice between a Chamberlain garage door opener that would have worked with HomeKit and a Ryobi that had a smartphone app, but no HomeKit, but had a bunch of different modules that were fun. I went with the Ryobi because Diane was like, how often are we going to use HomeKit for our garage. WELL LOOKS LIKE A LOT!

                  Supposedly, it was something the Ryobi ones used to have but Chamberlain sued them for patent infringement, I guess for implementing a thing that Apple developed?

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                  June 3, 2019 2:26 PM

                  I have a Chamberlain garage door with an app that lets you open it. The app request responds significantly slower than the actual garage door opener.

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                    June 3, 2019 3:12 PM

                    Is it all done through the third party app, or do you have it connected via HomeKit?

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                      June 3, 2019 4:28 PM

                      I have the MyQ system and it works great. I use it both through Homekit and the app. They both respond just fine. Hitting the hardwire button is faster for sure but we are talking like a second difference. The fact that I can open my garage while walking down the stairs makes up for any lag in button presses.

                      I can't speak for Derelict but he may be just describing closing the door. It doesn't close right away it actually beeps and flashes the lights a few times before closing as a safety feature. I think they do that because you could be closing it from miles away.

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                        June 3, 2019 6:25 PM

                        yeah the beeps and flashes sound right but it doesn't do that using the normal hardware openers. It just takes me longer to take my phone out, open the app, then press the open/close button than to just hit the dedicated hardware button. The main reason I got it was so that I could check whether the garage door is open or closed while I'm gone (ie 'shit did I forget to close the garage?' while I drive to work) and for an easy way to give other people temporary access to the house without handing out a permanent password.

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                  June 3, 2019 4:13 PM

                  For the cost of a Raspberry PI and a case you can just do it yourself if your motor has a secondary NO/NC connector. Can even integrate siri, so homekit works with it.

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                  June 3, 2019 4:24 PM

                  I have had if for a while now and it works great. Its one of my most reliable smart home integrations.

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        June 3, 2019 12:28 PM

        Only concern I have is that I want to sign up for the Apple Card when it comes out in the summer and I'm worried that the feature for that won't be in the betas.

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          June 3, 2019 12:33 PM

          Please post how this process goes for you. I am going to install it on one my iPads tonight.

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        June 3, 2019 12:34 PM

        I did the beta thing with iOS 11 and it was a huge pain in the ass. Lots of basic shit was broken for months and I couldn’t do normal development with it, was stuck using Xcode Beta which you can’t use to submit builds to the App Store. Wound up having to spin up a Parallels VM just to do basic work.

        It’s for people with more devices than I have. Maybe one of them new iPod touches would be good.

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          June 3, 2019 12:36 PM

          You can install multiple versions of Xcode on the same Mac.

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            June 3, 2019 12:44 PM

            Yeah I forgot to say I went whole hog and did the macOS beta thing too. And watchOS beta. And so even if you submit from the current stable Xcode on the beta OS it doesn’t let you submit from the beta OS. Like, I think it submits fine and then Apple sends you an email saying it didn’t count.

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        June 3, 2019 2:26 PM

        Did you install yet? How is it? No profile makes me nervous.

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          June 3, 2019 2:30 PM

          Nah, not yet. If there was a profile, I'd have probably jumped in already. I'm rather surprised that there's no profile so far, since all the other devices got profiles. Since I'm at work, I'll have to at least wait until tonight and then I'll see if I want to go ahead with it. If I can just install the XCode beta and install the IPSW, then I'll probably go through with it. I don't really want to install the MacOS beta yet, though, just because I use my personal laptop so rarely that keeping it up to date would be too much hassle. But from what I'm reading, you either need the XCode beta OR MacOS beta, but it doesn't require both. Also, I assume no need to register your UUIDs again?

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            June 3, 2019 2:32 PM

            Not sure about the UUID thing. Haven’t heard anything. I’m waiting to hear about stability. I can handle bugs fine, just want to make sure it is in a useable state. No profile and Apples warning makes me nervous.

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              June 3, 2019 2:57 PM

              I see one guy on Reddit saying that none of the non-stock apps on his XS Max will open. Haven't seen any other comments about third party apps or general stability, but if that's common, that would be a terrible first beta.

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                June 3, 2019 2:59 PM

                EDIT: Ok, installing an app from the App Store fixed it. EVERYTHING IS WONDERFUL NOW, Love the new OS

                Huh, weird.

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      June 3, 2019 12:17 PM

      Nice to know people look just as much like a dipshit using AR as they do using VR.

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      June 3, 2019 12:28 PM

      This bit on Find my iPhone/Mac for offline devices is really neat:

      When it's offline and sleeping, it sends out a secure Bluetooth beacon that can be detected by other Apple devices nearby (even those owned by other people). Can relay location back to the network. Encrypted and secure.

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      June 3, 2019 12:47 PM

      So one thing that is actually huge for macOS. The operating system is now stored on its own secure read only partition. This is similar to how ios works.

      That means the OS is less vulnerable to tampering and also restoring a device could be as easy as an erase all contents and settings. It’s actually a really smart way to handle OS installs

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      June 3, 2019 12:52 PM

      So PS4/Xbone pad compatibility is just for tvOS, not iOS (sadly), right?

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        June 3, 2019 12:56 PM

        The website confirms it is iOS as well. So this is great news!

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        June 3, 2019 12:57 PM

        Compatibility with what?

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          June 3, 2019 1:15 PM

          Steam Link
          Moonlight
          PS4 Remote Play

          Plus hundreds of games that already have controller support.

          It is a start, and vitally important for the future of gaming on iOS and TVos.

          Not sure what purpose it would serve to be negative about this unless you like touch-control games and nothing else.

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            June 3, 2019 1:29 PM

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              June 3, 2019 1:31 PM

              Yes there has been some work on it but it isn’t out yet.

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                June 3, 2019 1:33 PM

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                June 3, 2019 2:09 PM

                It uses some sort of API which is ok on iOS but is private on tvOS so they haven’t been able to put it on the App Store yet but you can push it to your own Apple TV with a developer account (I think the free ones work for tvOS too)

                Could be they’re working to try and work around that API or they’re working with Apple to get it un-privated.

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            June 3, 2019 1:33 PM

            Does it mean you could use a PS4 controller to navigate / use your AppleTV normally? (like in the event that your touch remote breaks)

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              June 3, 2019 1:36 PM

              they didn't say - hopefully they have a wwdc session on it and we get more info before release

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      June 3, 2019 1:01 PM

      All the features are up on the iOS preview site: https://www.apple.com/ios/ios-13-preview/

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      June 3, 2019 1:15 PM

      Apparently you can change wi-fi networks and bluetooth devices from Control Center now.

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        June 3, 2019 2:11 PM

        ooh that's nice

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        June 3, 2019 2:17 PM

        my brain just exploded. been waiting for that for so long

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        June 3, 2019 3:00 PM

        as someone who has had an iPhone for about 6 months, this is one of the things that has driven me nuts. wtf is the point of that control center shit, it does so little of use

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          June 3, 2019 3:04 PM

          What do you want it to do? I usually use it to:
          Get easy access to media player controls
          Pair with my headphones if I was using them on a different device last
          Adjust screen brightness
          Turn on and off flashlight
          Quick access to other utility apps (Homekit, Wallet, etc.)

          I don't often mess around with the wi-fi and bluetooth controls, but once in a while, the wi-fi in a place I'm in will be bad and I'd rather just use cellular for the time being, so the wi-fi toggle works great for that. It basically disconnects you from wi-fi until you go to someplace with a different recognized network or 24 hours pass. Very useful for me.

          Have you tried customizing Control Center yet?

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            June 3, 2019 3:11 PM

            > Pair with my headphones if I was using them on a different device last
            How do you do this, unless you had BT off previously?

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              June 3, 2019 3:16 PM

              Tap the AirPlay icon (up arrow with three circles above it) at the top of the media player widget. That brings up any audio devices you can pair with. At least, it works with my AirPods, and I think other Bluetooth devices show up there, too.

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            June 3, 2019 4:30 PM

            All of the above and I really like that I can temporarily disable wifi with the button. There are a lot of times where I'm on the edge of wifi and it won't drop the signal but it would be much faster just using cellular.

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        June 3, 2019 4:30 PM

        Fucking finally.

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      June 3, 2019 2:52 PM

      Anyone that installer ipados and can test using lightroom cc and a camera?

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        June 3, 2019 3:04 PM

        I’m guess you will have to wait for a Lightroom update

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          June 3, 2019 3:08 PM

          Maybe it already works, can’t fucking wait for this, as soon as it works even lf only beta im buying an iPad straight away

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        June 3, 2019 5:17 PM

        Not my post:
        I did some tests. Plugging in my EOS R to import just opened up Photos’ Import tab. I then opened Files but the camera did not appear as external storage. Plugging in the SD directly with a card reader made it visible in Files and not in the Import tab of Photos. Weirdly enough this was not visible in the Files sheet to import from within Lightroom CC though.

        I already sent this through the Feedback app but I think they should allow you to pick how to import when plugging in a cable directly connected to the camera itself. I guess they also still need to update the API for Files from within Lightroom CC itself.

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      June 3, 2019 2:53 PM

      I'm seeing this comment a bunch on other forums, so just in case people here are that dumb, DO NOT install WatchOS 6 unless you have already installed iOS 13. Your watch will be stuck trying to pair until your phone is updated, and if you can't get an IPSW file to install iOS 13 on your phone, your watch will be stuck that way until the public beta.

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      June 3, 2019 2:55 PM

      1. Just add $200 to the monitor price and make it vesa ready. 2. The base Mac Pro is actually a solid price after spec'ing a similar Dell. 3. iPad OS getting iPad closer to a useful workflow.

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        June 3, 2019 4:20 PM

        it's completely insane to me that they didn't do #1

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        June 3, 2019 4:31 PM

        With all the holes already in that fucking monitor they couldn't have added 4 more for some bolts and not charged $200 for the privilege?

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        June 3, 2019 4:39 PM

        2. An 8 core Xeon with 256GB of storage at Dell is 6000?

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          June 3, 2019 4:46 PM

          I was toying with it earlier. You can build a precision 5820 with slightly better specs for $3000. of course you don't have the huge number of expansion slots and the "cool" design.

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            June 3, 2019 4:49 PM

            You gotta get the comparable CPU...

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                June 3, 2019 6:06 PM

                That CPU doesn't have enough cache. Bumping it to the similar ~24Mb was like $5,600.00 to build via Dell (although it was also clocked slightly higher irc).

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                  June 3, 2019 6:14 PM

                  The 24 MB cache model available now is an 18 core. An 8 core model would be nowhere near that price even with the cache bump so just had to go with what’s available on the dell site.

                  Even with the 18 core part it’s $1000 cheaper. lol

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        June 3, 2019 4:45 PM

        The Dell also won't grate cheese nearly as well as the Mac will either.

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      June 3, 2019 4:46 PM

      Stability reports:

      (Not my post, this is from MacRumors forums)
      Couple things I've found in the first hours:
      Springboard crashes sometimes when setting a new wallpaper.
      You can force-touch or long-press downloading or "waiting" apps to Prioritize them.
      iCloud music library is turned ON by default! Gross! It's listed as "Sync Library".
      No idea where App Store updates have gone. Anyone?
      Face ID is definitely faster in all apps.
      Lots of changes - new icons, toggles, and interface designs.
      Dark mode!
      In limited initial testing, apps which seem to work are Apollo, Philips Hue, Facebook, Pillow. I did say "limited".
      New Music app interface is actually really nice. Also, it'll ask about Library Sync constantly.

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        June 3, 2019 4:49 PM

        There are quite a lot of bugs on iPad OS

        Widgets UI is cut off

        Springboard locked up and crashed a few times for me

        App-move animation is a bit busted, the X icon gets massive

        Some apps are having network connection issues (Personal Capital, Spotify)

        Wifi Indicator is missing in the status bar

        iMessage Sync seems flaky

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          June 3, 2019 6:49 PM

          Sounds like waiting 'til the public beta is the right choice

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        June 3, 2019 5:05 PM

        Apps that are working / minor bugs / major bugs / totally busted:

        https://forums.macrumors.com/threads/%EF%A3%BF-ios-13-working-broken-and-meh-apps.2183813/

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        June 3, 2019 5:24 PM

        Installed iPadOS on one of my iPads and it is working fine.

        It is funny because I am not seeing any issues that were even listed there, but maybe iOS is having those issues and iPadOS isn't. I do know that the "iCloud music library is turned on by default" is actually the default setting when you install iOS, so they must have not done an upgrade and did a full restore.

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        June 3, 2019 7:23 PM

        My post: ok, running iOS 13 on my iPhone X. Latest Chatty seems to work fine. Did the update on my Mac with Mojave and Xcode 11 beta installed with some downloads I found online. Update was fast and smooth. Unzipping the Xcode installer was the longest part. When the phone started up couldn't even tell anything was different. Haven't tried anything except writing this post yet.

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          June 3, 2019 9:54 PM

          Been playing around with things for a bit. Pretty much every app I've used works on my iPhone. iPad just updated and it finished even faster than my phone.

          I was messing around with Siri settings to hear the new voice and it seems like it doesn't want to let me switch back to the American Siri voice. It just uses whatever I had last selected. But all the other voices don't download except the new Indian voice, maybe because it's new and they haven't updated the others to the latest synth algorithm or whatever. So now I'm stuck with an Indian Siri, which is okay for now, I guess.

          Every app I open or even don't open is asking to use Bluetooth and I have no idea why. Why does YouTube need Bluetooth access?

          I went out and played around with the new CarPlay stuff. The split application view is a swipe left from the home screen or a toggle on the home button, basically like you would get to your widget view on an iOS device. You can't choose what appears there, I think it's determined by Siri. I had my map on the left and a shortcut to favorite locations and Now Playing controls on the right. Couldn't get the calendar view to appear, maybe because I don't have any appointments today. I was able to use Waze and Google Maps normally, but couldn't get them to appear on the widget view. Not sure if that's reserved for Apple Maps only, or if they would need to do an update to their apps to work. I opened Spotify and it was just a blank screen. But when I started a playlist on my phone, it switched to the Now Playing view of the song in Spotify and it showed up in the Now Playing widget with album art.

          Another CarPlay change is that you can swap between apps on your phone and it doesn't take you out of whatever app you have on the CarPlay screen. Previously, CarPlay would mirror any CarPlay compatible apps on the display, and if you weren't on a CarPlay app, it would be stuck on the homescreen. This is way better for allowing someone else to use your phone while you're driving without making CarPlay unusable.

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            June 4, 2019 11:32 AM

            So how have things been today. Be home from vacation in a few hours and was going to install if it isn’t too rough.

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          June 3, 2019 10:38 PM

          The Look Around (Street View) 3d stitching tech is ridiculous! You can not only control what side of the road you're viewing a building from, you can switch between individual lanes! It's got a ton of precision. I'm not sure if they got separate images for each lane or if it does some sort of composite 3d mapping to move your position around a limited set of frames. This is like a crazy version of that Microsoft image stitching stuff they showed off years ago that recreates full environments from sets of photos. Based on how some of the conditions of the images switch, it looks like they have at least two northbound and two southbound image sets of the 101 that it can stitch between.

          You can also get points of interest overlayed on top of the view. So if you're looking at a row of shops, all the shop names with tappable icons appear over each one. As well as street names, which I think Street View also does.

          San Francisco is the only place I've found where you can initiate Look Around. You have to be in a place that has support and zoom in sufficiently far to get the icon to start it. But once you start it, they seem to have more available data than what they initially show. I started at the Golden Gate bridge and tapped my way north into Marin and now I'm cruising through side-streets in Sausalito.

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      June 3, 2019 5:31 PM

      Supposedly, Apple is expanding NFC capabilities in iOS 13, according to this article.

      https://gototags.com/blog/apple-expands-nfc-on-iphone-in-ios-13/

      Take it with a grain of salt, though. I noticed one of the things that they called out as being shown in the press conference wasn't actually what they say. Apple did not show people exchanging music, from what I saw. They showed people streaming music from one phone to a second pair of AirPods that were paired with a different phone. And as far as I know, pairing with AirPods has never used NFC.

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      June 3, 2019 7:34 PM

      Heh I bet their shitty monitor won't even support variable refresh even though there's basically no reason not to other than incompetence.

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      June 3, 2019 10:02 PM

      I'm looking forward to a redone reminders app, because it currently seems flaky to me.

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