Ep 20 - Find My AirPods, Theater Mode, Night Shift, USB-C vs Lightning

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What's in this episode?

In Episode 20 of Apple Slice Podcast, software keeps getting beta: Nic tracks down AirPods, Simon can work the Night Shift with ease and both give their suggestions on how to improve and rename Watch 'Theater Mode'.

It's a showdown with USB-C vs Lightning, pondering a potential non-proprietary port future. Want to add to the conversation? Let us know!

Apple smashed it out the park with the latest earnings call - we break down all the tasty numbers for those who love their figures (ie. Nic).

What's up with Simon's pencil grip? Get his review of the Adonit Jot Mini stylus. Plus Apple roll out a dedicated Support app for Australia - handy!


Podcast Timestamps

Product Perception

  • 00:02:10 - 32 bit app support ending
  • 00:04:48 - Find My AirPods (iOS beta) - Hands on
  • 00:11:15 - Night Shift (macOS beta) - Hands on
  • 00:17:35 - watchOS Theater Mode (watchOS beta) - Details
  • 00:27:10 - Adonit Jot Mini stylus - Review

The Water Cooler

  • 00:33:06 - Lightning vs USB-C

The Apple Tree

  • 00:42:20 - Apple's Record Quarter - including sales breakdown


  • 00:52:55 - Apple's new Support app - Review

 Edible Extras

  • 00:59:00 - Apple roll out 'San Francisco' font for apple.com