9to5Mac Happy Hour

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101 episodes
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Date created
2013/04/27
Last published
2022/06/24
Average duration
88 min.
Release period
8 days

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A weekly podcast discussing the latest in Apple and technology. Hosted by 9to5Mac's Benjamin Mayo and Zac Hall.

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iOS 16 beta 2 new features and changes, Apple + MLS streaming deal
2022/06/24
Benjamin and Zac discuss all the features and changes in iOS 16 beta 2, as well as a grab bag of other iOS 16 stuff including a brand new video player. Plus, Apple announced a major sports deal with Major League Soccer. Sponsored by Kolide: Got Slack? Got Macs? Get Kolide: Device security that fixes challenging problems by messaging your users on Slack. Try Kolide Today! Sponsored by Jamf: Get complete management and security solutions for an Apple-first environment with Jamf. Learn more at jamf.com/9to5mac. Sponsored by BetterHelp: As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at BetterHelp.com/MacHappyHour. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Difference between MacBook Air and Pro: How the redesigned lightweight MacBook stacks up First M2 MacBook Pro orders now arriving to customers around the world. AirPods Max beta confirms higher quality Bluetooth codec, here’s what that means for AirPods Pro 2 Everything new with the redesigned iOS 16 video player iOS 16 beta 2 now resends edited messages to users running previous versions of iOS iOS 16 beta 2: Here’s everything new on iPhone and iPad Is Apple’s new dual USB-C compact power adapter worth the price? This new iOS 16 feature will rid the web of pesky CAPTCHA verification puzzles Apple announces exclusive streaming deal for all Major League Soccer games, separate subscription required Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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Stage Manager hardware restrictions, 15-inch MacBook Air and big HomePod rumors
2022/06/17
Benjamin and Zac discuss the exciting rumors about the introduction of a 15-inch MacBook Air, the return of a 12-inch MacBook, and big HomePod. Apple has finally settled its complaints with the Netherlands (for now) … and Zac gives his hands-on impressions of his new Mac Studio. Sponsored by LinkedIn Jobs: LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at LinkedIn.com/HAPPYHOUR. Sponsored by Zocdoc: Go to Zocdoc.com/happyhour and download the Zocdoc app to sign-up for free and book a top-rated doctor. Many are available as soon as today. Sponsored by Upstart: Find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today when you go to Upstart.com/HAPPYHOUR. Sponsored by Pillow: Pillow is an all-in-one sleep tracking solution to help you get a better night’s sleep. Download it from the App Store today. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More The M2 era officially begins: New MacBook Pro now available to order OLED MacBook Air and iPad Pro planned for 2024, report says Here’s why watchOS 9 changes how to turn off water lock and sleep mode features iPadOS 16 code confirms Apple has internal mode to enable Stage Manager on older iPads First M2 benchmarks show speed boost over original M1 MacBook Air and MacBook Pro Kuo: 15-inch MacBook could feature M2 and M2 Pro options without Air brand, 12-inch return uncertain iPad Air 5 base model lacks memory swap despite being a requirement for Stage Manager Exclusive: New entry-level iPad to pack A14 chip, 5G, and USB-C connectivity Young: 14″ iPad to feature LED panel, ProMotion unlikely, scheduled for early next year Stage Manager controversy won’t go away, and Apple can still fix it Apple again updates App Store guidelines to comply with Dutch government requirements Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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iOS 16, watchOS 9, macOS Ventura and new MacBook Air impressions
2022/06/10
Benjamin and Zac break down all the announcements from Apple’s WWDC 2022 keynote with this bumper episode covering what’s new in iOS 16, watchOS 9, macOS Ventura, iPadOS 16 and more. This week’s event also saw the unveiling of the second-generation of Apple Silicon with the M2 chip powering a brand new MacBook Air. Sponsored by Nutrafol: Save $15 off your first month's subscription plus free shipping on every order by using the promo code HappyHour at Nutrafol.com. Grow thicker and healthier hair with Nutrafol. Sponsored by MacStadium: The leading innovators and enterprise partners, delivering scalable and secure cloud solutions exclusively for macOS. Sponsored by Helix Sleep: Learn more and take the Helix Sleep quiz at helixsleep.com/9to5mac. Sponsored by BetterHelp: As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at BetterHelp.com/MacHappyHour. Sponsored by Pillow: Pillow is an all-in-one sleep tracking solution to help you get a better night’s sleep. Download it from the App Store today. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More WWDC 2022 WWDC 2022 News Hub and Live Blog: iOS 16, macOS 13, new MacBook Air, more WWDC 2022 keynote replay now available on Apple’s website and YouTube Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak talk iOS 16, CarPlay, more in ‘The Talk Show’ interview iOS 16 Apple debuts iOS 16 with customizable lock screen, Messages updates, more iOS 16 Messages app adds iMessage edit button, undo send, mark unread Apple Pay Later lets you pay in installments, directly in Wallet app, inc 0% interest iCloud Shared Photo Library debuts on iOS 16 to help share family photos with ease These are the iPhone models supported by iOS 16 New parental controls come to iOS 16 update CarPlay features that are actually coming in iOS 16 Safety Check in iOS 16 promotes user safety for those at risk from domestic violence Here’s how to use Personalized Spatial Audio for AirPods on iOS 16 watchOS 9 watchOS 9 features four new watch faces, advanced fitness and sleep tracking features, more Apple’s iOS 16 and watchOS 9 bring awesome animating Earth and Moon wallpapers and watch faces - Space Explored Apple Watch Series 3 still being sold by Apple for now despite losing watchOS 9 support AFib History is the quiet beginning of a huge Apple Health revolution M2 MacBook Air and 13" MacBook Pro Apple announces M2 chip, the next generation of Apple Silicon for Macs Apple unveils new MacBook Air: M2 chip, case redesign, new midnight blue color, display notch Entry-level MacBook Pro announced with M2 chip, Touch Bar, Thunderbolt ports Apple unveils new dual USB-C 35W power adapter MacBook Air redesign shown off in hands-on shots from WWDC 2022 2022 MacBook Air tidbits: Display limitations, Thunderbolt specs, BTO options, more M1 versus M2 chip: Here’s everything we know so far macOS Ventura macOS Ventura adds more continuity features between Mac, iPhone, and iPad macOS 13 Ventura: These are the Macs that will support the new operating system These macOS Ventura features are exclusive to Apple Silicon-powered Macs Apple Mail modernizes with several new features in macOS Ventura and iOS 16 iPadOS 16 iPadOS 16 brings multitasking improvements, new lock screen, Weather app, more WWDC 2022: iPadOS 16 finally brings the Weather app to the iPad Apple gaming updates bring AAA games to some users iPad Pro Diary: Stage Manager looks great, but it’s a very expensive upgrade iPadOS 16: These are the new features exclusive to M1 iPads tvOS 16 / HomePod tvOS 16 beta 1 with enhanced cross-device connectivity now available to developers Apple forgot about tvOS 16, but here’s everything new HomePod Software 16 will be available to public beta users for the first time References to unreleased HomePod model found…
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Apple Event Preview: iOS 16 wishes and hardware predictions for WWDC 2022
2022/06/03
Benjamin and Zac break down what they want to see from Apple’s 2022 WWDC conference. There’s rumors abound for the next generation of Apple platforms, including lock screen widgets coming to iOS 16. We go through some of our hopes and dreams, before our wishes are brought back to (augmented?) reality next week. Sponsored by Jamf: Get complete management and security solutions for an Apple-first environment with Jamf. Learn more at jamf.com/9to5mac. Sponsored by Upstart: Find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today when you go to Upstart.com/HAPPYHOUR. Sponsored by Ladder: Go to Ladder.com/HappyHour today to see if you're instantly approved. Sponsored by Kolide: Got Slack? Got Macs? Get Kolide: Device security that fixes challenging problems by messaging your users on Slack. Try Kolide Today! Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Another report corroborates that only iPhone 14 Pro models will get new A16 chip Shanghai COVID-19 lockdowns see Apple move some iPad production to Vietnam for the first time Swift Student Challenge winners show off WWDC 22 swag and free AirPods Pro Apple promotes community events for developers attending WWDC 2022 keynote iOS 16 features: Here’s what we know so far ahead of WWDC Feature Request: iOS 16 should give Low Power Battery pop-up the volume HUD overhaul iPadOS 16 to bring ‘redesigned multitasking interface,’ Bloomberg reports Feature request: Apple Watch should have a better low power mode Apple cites $1.5 billion in App Store fraud prevention in latest push against regulators Apple’s mixed reality headset is a slow-burn project, so a tease at WWDC is possible Kuo: Apple’s mixed reality headset unlikely to be announced at WWDC 2022 New MacBook Air imminent? Current inventory only M1 Mac with delayed shipping Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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Apple AR headset tidbits, new Pride Band, WWDC approaches
2022/05/27
The Information posts a lengthy feature on the development of the Apple mixed reality headset, which could be publicly announced soon as Bloomberg reports Apple has recently demoed the device to its board of directors. Benjamin and Zac also wish for an iCloud-aware Time Machine backup solution, discuss the new Pride Band and watch face, and look at the latest announcements regarding Apple’s in-person WWDC event. Sponsored by Lumin Skin: Level up your skincare game with Lumin Skin today! Go to LuminSkin.com/HappyHour to get your free trial of Lumin’s products. Sponsored by New Relic: That next 9:00 p.m. call is just waiting to happen, get New Relic before it does! You can get access to the whole New Relic platform and 100GB of data free, forever – no credit card required. Sign up at NewRelic.com/happyhour. Sponsored by Kolide: Got Slack? Got Macs? Get Kolide: Device security that fixes challenging problems by messaging your users on Slack. Try Kolide Today! Sponsored by Pillow: Pillow is an all-in-one sleep tracking solution to help you get a better night’s sleep. Download it from the App Store today. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Hands-on with special edition Apple Watch Sport Loop Pride bands Apple Developer update to include WWDC 2022 session videos, digital lounges, more WWDC 2022 in-person attendees granted special access to tour Apple Park hills, fitness center, or Caffè Macs Latest Apple Watch Pride bands and faces shown off in early hands-on Apple giving AirPods Pro to Swift Challenge winners along with WWDC22 outerwear and pin set Apple confirms full WWDC 2022 schedule and keynote for June 6: ‘Swiftly approaching’ Dinosaur docuseries Prehistoric Planet arrives on Apple TV+ Everything we know so far about a new HomePod model Making sense of the latest rumors about Apple’s looming AR and Mixed Reality headsets iCloud Photos backups are discouraged by design, and that’s a dangerous problem for users New HomePod launching in late 2022 or early 2023, says Kuo Apple’s mixed reality headset challenges from Jony Ive to battery life, heat, cost, and lack of discipline Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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New Accessibility features, iOS 16 rumors, cheaper Apple TV
2022/05/20
iOS 16 rumors are heating up, including Apple pre-announcing some accessibility-focused features that will inevitably arrive with iOS 16’s release later this year. Benjamin and Zac also discuss reports that a cheaper Apple TV is in development, interesting updates to Apple Podcasts, and hands-on with the game-changing Apple Studio Display firmware update. Sponsored by Pillow: Pillow is an all-in-one sleep tracking solution to help you get a better night’s sleep. Download it from the App Store today. Sponsored by LinkedIn Jobs: LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at LinkedIn.com/HAPPYHOUR. Sponsored by BetterHelp: As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at BetterHelp.com/MacHappyHour. Sponsored by Upstart: Find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today when you go to Upstart.com/HAPPYHOUR. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Apple releases first iOS 15.6 and macOS 12.5 public beta for testing Apple promoting accessibility features for iOS users that anyone can take advantage of Apple releases iOS 15.6 beta 1 to developers as iOS 16 announcement looms Apple celebrates Accessibility Awareness Day with Fitness+, live sessions, shortcut suggestions, more Apple now lets apps charge increased prices for auto-renewable subscriptions with limits iOS 15.5 expands Communication Safety in Messages to these countries Rumor: iOS 16 public beta 1 expected later than usual due to ‘buggy’ software Apple releases macOS 12.4 with new Podcasts features and separate Studio Display webcam fix Apple TV+ releases trailer for season 3 of For All Mankind, premiering June 10 Kuo: USB-C AirPods and other Apple accessories coming alongside iPhone 15 Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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iPod touch discontinued, USB-C iPhone 15, Services personnel shakeups
2022/05/13
Zac tries out an Oculus Quest 2, a high-profile machine learning exec quits over Apple’s work from home policy, the iPhone might finally go to USB-C next year, and Apple discontinues the iPod for good. Sponsored by Zocdoc: Go to Zocdoc.com/happyhour and download the Zocdoc app to sign-up for free and book a top-rated doctor. Many are available as soon as today. Sponsored by Helix Sleep: Learn more and take the Helix Sleep quiz at helixsleep.com/9to5mac. Sponsored by NetSuite: The CFOs that get it, get it. The CFOs that don’t, don’t. Over 29,000 businesses already use NetSuite. Head to NetSuite.com/HappyHour for a special one-of-a-kind financing offer. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Apple director of machine learning departs over return to in-person work policy Apple restructuring Services team to focus more on streaming and advertising businesses Gurman: Apple has explored ‘Instacart-like service’ with Health app integration Netflix hopes to launch ad-supported tier and crack down on password sharing this year Apple TV+ film Emancipation reportedly moving to 2023 release after Will Smith slap incident Report: Apple planning new colors for AirPods Max alongside AirPods Pro 2 launch this fall Apple discontinues iPod touch, ending 20 year run of iconic ‘iPod’ brand Memories of the iPod: A device that transformed our relationship to music iPod touch is now completely sold out in the US Apple Online Store USB-C iPhone 15 in the works, claims Kuo, following supply-chain survey Bloomberg backs report that iPhone 15 may switch to USB-C charging port next year Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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New Jony Ive anecdotes, ‘After Steve’ book review, EU antitrust targets Apple Pay
2022/05/06
Zac has read the new book on Apple and Jony Ive, ‘After Steve’. We break down the intriguing anecdotes shared about Ive, Cook, Forstall and others as well as our opinion on the book as a whole. Plus, in the news, Apple Pay is in the sights of the EU competition commission and Apple commits to supporting the FIDO standards for passwordless authentication. Sponsored by Nutrafol: Save $15 off your first month's subscription plus free shipping on every order by using the promo code HappyHour at Nutrafol.com. Grow thicker and healthier hair with Nutrafol. Sponsored by Ladder: Go to Ladder.com/HappyHour today to see if you're instantly approved. Sponsored by Kolide: Got Slack? Got Macs? Get Kolide: Device security that fixes challenging problems by messaging your users on Slack. Try Kolide Today! Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Apple shares criteria for removing ‘abandoned’ software from App Store, extending response window Dutch watchdog considers Apple actions ‘insufficient’ on App Store payment system policies on dating apps EU announces preliminary view that Apple abused dominant market position for Apple Pay by restricting access to NFC chip ‘After Steve’ book review and tidbits: Forstall friction, Apple Car origin, Jony’s exit The final years of Jony Ive at Apple: relationship with Tim Cook, Apple Watch vision, and burnout to come Apple, Google, and Microsoft to extend support for FIDO ‘passwordless’ sign-in WWDC 2022 guests will be the first to see the new Developer Center at Apple Park Apple opening submissions for in-person WWDC 2022 application next week Apple Music now available on Roku streaming devices, smart TVs Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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Apple Self Service Repair store, Studio Display firmware update and Apple Pay Cash changes
2022/04/29
The long-awaited Studio Display firmware update is out to fix all the problems with the webcam — or so some would believe — and Apple debuted the new Self Service Repair Store. Benjamin and Zac also discuss the newest developments with Apple Pay Cash, the App Store old app purge, and more. Sponsored by Kolide: Got Slack? Got Macs? Get Kolide: Device security that fixes challenging problems by messaging your users on Slack. Try Kolide Today! Sponsored by New Relic: That next 9:00 p.m. call is just waiting to happen, get New Relic before it does! You can get access to the whole New Relic platform and 100GB of data free, forever – no credit card required. Sign up at NewRelic.com/happyhour. Sponsored by Upstart: Find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today when you go to Upstart.com/HAPPYHOUR. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Apple Cash replaces Discover with Visa for new virtual debit card accounts EU set to announce new anticompetitive charges against Apple, targeting dominance of Apple Pay in iPhone Apple now removing outdated apps from the App Store, developers complain Apple-funded study claims App Store Search ads business doesn’t benefit from App Tracking Transparency rules Apple releases Studio Display Firmware 15.5 beta for developers, webcam fixes included Here’s how to update the Apple Studio Display and improve your webcam quality Studio Display webcam complaints are fair, but the importance is being overblown Apple Self Service Repair store now available, allowing customers to repair their own iPhones for the first time iFixit praises Apple Self Service Repair program, but says it falls short of Right to Repair goals Here’s where to download Apple’s official iPhone repair manuals for free Apple beats estimates with record Q2 earnings: $97.3 billion revenue Apple services subscribers grow 25% to new high of 825 million AAPL Q3 2022 will be tough, says company, for five reasons Could the iPhone 14 lineup mark the return of the ‘Plus’ branding? Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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Apple privacy stance impeding features, mourning the HomePod and iPhone 14 camera rumors
2022/04/22
Benjamin and Zac start off by discussing the surprising firmware update for the MagSafe Battery Pack. Then, we continue to wish for Apple to bring back the big HomePod. The Information claims that Apple’s strict stance on user privacy is inhibiting feature development. And finally, there’s a handful of iPhone 14 rumors to digest. Sponsored by Lumin Skin: Level up your skincare game with Lumin Skin today! Go to LuminSkin.com/HappyHour to get your free trial of Lumin’s products. Sponsored by Helix Sleep: Learn more and take the Helix Sleep quiz at helixsleep.com/9to5mac. Sponsored by BetterHelp: As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at BetterHelp.com/MacHappyHour. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Apple actively planning to expand supply chain locations after lockdown strains reliance on China Apple MagSafe Battery Pack can now charge your iPhone faster – Here’s how to update The original HomePod’s demise is a slow and sad one (despite appreciating value) Kuo doubles down on ‘high-end’ iPhone 16 models with under-display Face ID Netflix blames 100M users without paid accounts for revenue and subscriber drop iPhone 14 camera upgrades coming for FaceTime and more, predicts Kuo Report: NFL Sunday Ticket ‘Apple’s to lose,’ deal could already be done behind the scenes Case schematics show entire iPhone 14 lineup, no mini model, three cameras exclusive to Pro models Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Stacktrace Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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iOS 16 rumor mill heats up, watchOS 9 features and Apple Watch sensor roadmap
2022/04/15
The software rumor mill has finally started, with reports about what to expect from iOS 16, iPadOS 16 and watchOS 9 to digest. Plus, Benjamin and Zac discuss the ongoing confusion about exactly when the M2 chip is launching. Finally, Apple showed off its first attempt at live sports, with the launch of Friday Night Baseball. Sponsored by NetSuite: The CFOs that get it, get it. The CFOs that don’t, don’t. Over 29,000 businesses already use NetSuite. Head to NetSuite.com/HappyHour for a special one-of-a-kind financing offer. Sponsored by Trade Coffee: Right now Trade Coffee is offering a total of $20 off your first three bags when you go to DrinkTrade.com/happyhour. Sponsored by Zocdoc: Go to Zocdoc.com/happyhour and download the Zocdoc app to sign-up for free and book a top-rated doctor. Many are available as soon as today. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More ‘For All Mankind’ star Jodi Balfour joins another Apple TV+ original with ‘Ted Lasso’ S3 role MLB talks Friday Night Baseball on TV+: ‘Apple reaches into every single home’ Leaked images show alleged 35W Dual USB-C Power Adapter from Apple Studio Buds the ‘fastest-selling’ Beats product to date, now in three new colors Exclusive: iOS 16 notification updates will include expanded Focus mode configurations for more control ‘For All Mankind’ Season 3 to hit Apple TV+ on June 10 iOS 16: Here’s what we know so far about new features, supported devices, and more Apple Studio Display firmware update works again; may have been an embarrassing mistake Gurman: Apple could announce two new Macs at WWDC 2022 Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Stacktrace Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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WWDC 2022 announced, Studio Display and ergonomics, iOS 15.5 beta
2022/04/08
Apple finally announces the date for WWDC 2022, which returns as a mostly-but-not-completely online event. Zac unsurprisingly caves on the Studio Display. iOS 15.5 features some curious Apple Cash related changes, and Friday Night Baseball is just another example of the TV app needing significant UI redesign. Sponsored by Upstart: Find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today when you go to Upstart.com/HAPPYHOUR. Sponsored by LinkedIn Jobs: LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at LinkedIn.com/HAPPYHOUR. Sponsored by Coda: With Coda, you can solve for just about anything. And right now you can get started having your team all working together on the same page for FREE. Head over to Coda.io/happyhour. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More Apple officially announces all-online WWDC 2022 for June 6; iOS 16 and more expected Which Apple announcements are you most looking forward to during WWDC 2022? Check out these WWDC 2022 inspired wallpapers for your iPhone, iPad, and Mac Apple holding limited WWDC 2022 keynote viewing at Apple Park for developers and students Apple cites report showing third-party apps often beat built-in services amid scrutiny Apple TV+ ‘Friday Night Baseball’ starts this Friday, here’s the game plan for broadcasts and production Friday Night Baseball appears in TV app ahead of MLB season start iOS 15.5 includes support for apps with external purchases to satisfy regulators, code confirms Apple releases first beta of iOS 15.5: final update before iOS 16? iOS 15.5 beta 1 changes and features: Wallet updates & handy new HomePod feature [Video] Want Touch ID for Mac with any keyboard? Developer finds a way Apple TV+ renews sci-fi workplace thriller Severance for season two Apple to rebrand iTunes Pass in Wallet app with iOS 15.5 Apple doesn’t allow apps to automatically charge for price increases, but that may change Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Stacktrace Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!
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4.4 out of 5
635 reviews
jjts2703 2022/06/12
Good podcast
This is a good podcast but too Mac-centric… iPad, for example, is always the underdog here and looked down as a productivity tool…
jonnswift13 2021/10/30
Subscriber Edition playing ads?
I love the podcast and want to support it, hence why I have a paid subscription…but why do all the episodes still play with ads? Please help!!
Shuawesome 2022/06/06
A highlight of my week!
Keep up the great work! I love the hosts’ dynamic on this show. It brings a good balance to the topics discussed.
Tigzola 2022/06/01
Long time listener, first time reviewing
I love your podcast to keep me up to date on all things Apple. And yes, if subscribing wouldn’t cost a gallon of gas, I would subscribe. Anyway, you ...
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Alijah Simon 2022/06/01
9to5Mac Democrat Hour
In the most recent episode, Zac had a racist outburst about Phil Schiller being replaced with “another old white guy,” and then the two boys spent the...
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Jeff’s MacBook Pro 2022/05/06
Enjoy your content and observations
Benjamin and Zac - Keep up the great work. I always look forward to hearing your thoughts on Apple and technology in general. This podcast is a Frid...
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IHailCarlo 2022/02/03
Not For Everyone
Extremely dismissive of other cultures and in the name of design. Sad to hear such blatant hypocrisy and bigotry.
Dasein1989 2021/11/07
Problem with the subscriber edition
The subscriber edition goes on playing blank audio when ad reads happen. This seems like a broken experience. Before I realized what was happening I f...
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Kjolberg 2021/07/26
Volume control during last episode was impossible
I love this podcast, but trying to manage volume for both Zac and Benjamin has been tough. Zac’s audio has been poor for quite awhile. In the latest e...
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a spiritual person 2021/08/29
Why
This is a technology show, I do not care about Ted Lasso just because it’s produced by Apple.

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