Ep 51 - Circular Watch, Google I/O Reactions, Face ID Future

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What's in Episode 51?

What if Apple went circular for the Watch? Simon and Nic discuss UI and hardware struggles of this recently approved patent.

Also, with Google I/O and the viral Duplex demo hitting headlines, the guys handpick highlights from the event… but what does it mean for Apple and user privacy?

Plus, the next step for Face ID and iMac’s 20th birthday. Prepare your ears for another episode of Apple Slice!

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Watch concept by Alcion Design


Podcast timestamps


  • 00:00:00 - iMac turns 20

Pick A Patent

  • 00:07:10 - Circular Apple Watch

The Water Cooler

  • 00:16:30 - Google I/O: iOS-like ‘Android P’
  • 00:22:50 - Google I/O: ‘Digital Wellbeing’
  • 00:29:20 - Google I/O: ‘Google Duplex’ demo

Rumour Mill

  • 00:43:30 - Face ID in iOS 12 / iPhone X Plus details


  • 00:49:20 - E.T. Drone Home