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episode 825: The Superman Building - M2 Macs, Series 8, M2 MacBook Air

  • The 30-year-old comic book that became a Silicon Valley bible.
  • Apple is preparing three new M2 Macs.
  • "We discovered severe thermal throttling with Apple's new M2 MacBook Pro."
  • iFixit teardown shows M2 MacBook Pro is just a recycled laptop with a new chip inside.
  • Apple forced to cut iPhone 14 orders by 10%, despite anticipating strong demand.
  • Apple not releasing their own 5G Modem Chip relates to a long-standing patent battle with Qualcomm and not because of a development failure.
  • EU lawmakers pass landmark tech rules, but enforcement a worry.
  • Gurman: Apple Watch Series 8 to feature body temperature sensor (as long as it passes internal tests).
  • Apple TV+ makes San Diego Comic-Con debut.
  • President Biden to award Steve Jobs with posthumous Medal of Freedom.
  • Pokemon Go creator Niantic cancels four projects, cuts 8% of staff.
  • MKBHD Easter egg latest clue to suggest 2022 MacBook Air pre-orders will start on Friday.

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 2022-07-06  2h12m