This will be the final AWT News Update for 2016; be sure to join us again next Tuesday, January 2, 2017 for the first update of the new year! Today we have a few stories that we're sure you'll find fascinating:
Welcome back to the Apple World Today News Update podcast. We did not publish a podcast yesterday due to a remarkable lack of news, but today we have a few stories that you can listen to in less than 4 minutes:
Apple is on a break this week, so it's like to be a very slow week for news. We'll have plenty of reviews and feature articles for you, though, and of course we'll scour what little news does appear in order to bring you the News Update:
Steve discovers that the "Brazilian Death Flu" is actually a mild case of pneumonia, so hopefully he'll be on the mend now that he's on medication. In this last work day before the Christmas holiday (and Hanukkah begins on the 25th as well), we have just a few items to tide you over until Monday:
What doesn't kill you only makes you stronger, and Steve's getting stronger every day in his battle with the Brazilian Death Flu. Today, with just a minimum of voice-cracking, we give you the following news bites:
On this day with the shortest amount of daylight in the Northern Hemisphere (yes, it is the Winter Solstice), we have a variety of Apple news bits to bring to you, all uttered in between coughing fits that were edited out...
Slow news Tuesday™ -- it's a thing today, and we have a short podcast for you. Among the stories:
Steve apparently picked up the flu on his trip to South America and is feeling rather under the weather, but he managed to make it all the way through today's podcast recording without having a coughing fit. The news?
It's Friday, and if you haven't checked out the latest Apple news before you head to the theatre to see Star Wars: Rogue One, we have a short update that you can listen to while standing in line at the theater:
Thanks for coming back to the AWT News Update podcast after an almost month-long hiatus; we love seeing the listener numbers climbing back to their previous level! Today's news:
Apps, hackers, tech summits and Apple Pay all make an appearance in today's Apple World Today News Update Podcast:
Steve's back in the saddle again, which means that you'll get your AWT News Update each and every day. Today's headlines:
Steve's back from his longest vacation ever...and it turns out that the cruise ship he was on had faulty satellite internet equipment so he wasn't able to do any podcast uploads. Well, we're back to work and here's a sampling of what we have to talk about: