Apple's Mac Pro, iOS 13.3, encryption backdoors on the AppleInsider Podcast

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in General Discussion edited December 2019
This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, Victor and William talk about password managers, the Feds threatening encryption backdoors, Apple Card iPhone installments, and unsurprisingly the Mac Pro.

Apple's Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR at the 2019 WWDC
Apple's Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR at the 2019 WWDC


AppleInsider editor Victor Marks and writer extraordinaire William Gallagher discuss:

  • The Mac Pro is not cheap. Who is it really for?
  • Developers, and what it means to be "Sherlocked"
  • The history of Mac Pro pricing
  • iOS 13.3 and accessibility bugs
  • Mac Pro airflow
  • Tim Cook speaks out on China, antitrust probes
  • What is the Afterburner in the Mac Pro?
  • Lindsay Graham, US Senator, wants backdoors in encryption.
  • Apple Card introduces interest-free installment payments for iPhone
  • Apple to speak at a privacy roundtable at CES
  • Ellen DeGeneres gives out iPads to every student at a D.C. elementary school
  • "The Morning Show" nominated for Golden Globes
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Comments

  • Reply 1 of 2
    Apple needs to roll out encryption everywhere ASAP - most importantly using on device private keys for iCloud and anything else leaving the device that is private information. Doing so will make it more difficult to impose backdoors later because it will become obvious what is going on.
  • Reply 2 of 2
    yuck9yuck9 Posts: 111member
    I'm waiting to hear,  should just not sell the iPhone in the USA. Like all the past comments, IE: Just pull out the selling of it, that will teach them. 
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