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April 9

This week join 9to5Mac’s Zac Hall and Benjamin Mayo to discuss Zac’s switch to the iPhone 12 mini, iPad mini leaks, Find My updates, Kara Swisher’s interview with Tim Cook, and more.

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April 2

Apple announces WWDC 2021 for June 7th and overhauls the selection of Siri voices with iOS 14.5 beta 6. There are also rumors of matte black iPhone 13s and a new rugged Apple Watch. Plus, the Apple TV remote leaks weren’t quite as they first seemed.

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April 1

This week on Watch Time join 9to5Mac’s Zac Hall and ScreenTimes Editor-in-chief Sigmund Judge to talk about their journey using the Apple Watch.

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March 26

Zac and Benjamin touch on the state of iPad multitasking, Mac OS X turning 20 and its future, Apple accidentally breaking shared Shortcuts, HomePod and iPhone 13 rumors, and much more.

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March 24

This week on Watch Time join 9to5Mac’s Zac Hall and Tempo developer Rahul Matta as they give updates on their health journey and lives, new features in Tempo, and tips for how to better use your Apple Watch during workouts.

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March 22

Unistellar launches new telescope with focus on conducting cutting edge science with just your iPhone

Unistellar is a start-up building the most powerful digital telescopes that allow the average user to not only enjoy the beauty of the night sky but also contribute to scientific research and discoveries using nothing but the iPhone or iPad. We reviewed Unistellar’s eVscope a few months back, and today the company announced its new digital telescope tailored towards the scientific community: the eQuinox.

March 19

This week on Happy Hour 9to5Mac’s Benjamin and Zac bid farewell to the big HomePod speaker amidst Apple’s confused smart home strategy, and discuss the latest iPad Pro rumors.

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March 18

Apple TV app for iPhone and iPad now integrates discoverable AR lunar objects from ‘For All Mankind’

Last month Apple released its first augmented reality experience for the Apple TV+ video service, starting with For All Mankind: Time Capsule. Users catch up with what happened between seasons 1 and 2 and explore news events that happened in the alternate timeline. A new experience was launched today to further connect items in the show to viewers through AR.

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March 12

Benjamin and Zac discuss the latest rumors surrounding the upcoming March Apple event. Kuo’s latest augmented reality report is (quite literally) far out, and Zac finally has something go wrong with his M1 Mac.

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March 5

This week join 9to5Mac’s Zac Hall and Benjamin Mayo to discuss Apple TV+ shows and movies, the launch of Paramount+, what’s new in the recent batches of betas, loads of rumors that cover the next few years of iPhones releases, and more.

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March 4

This week on Watch Time join 9to5Mac’s Zac Hall and Tempo developer Rahul Matta as they give updates on their health journey and lives, discuss some Apple Watch news, and how last week’s homework went then assign each other new tasks for next week.

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February 26

This week join 9to5Mac’s Zac Hall and Benjamin Mayo to discuss Apple in space, what ports might we see on the upcoming MacBook Pros refresh, where is Apple’s MagSafe battery case, Benjamin’s love/hate relationship with Apple Music Radio, and more.

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February 25

This week on Watch Time join 9to5Mac’s Zac Hall and Tempo developer Rahul Matta discuss their long-term goals for their health in 2021, what they are doing to achieve those goals in the short term, and share more Apple Watch and workout tips.

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February 19

This week, Benjamin and Chance discuss the latest changes in iOS 14.5 beta 2 including shareable lyrics in Apple Music, as well as ponder the fate of the iPhone 12 mini and assess how much Apple services advertising and marketing is hurting the Apple software experience.

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February 17

Rocket launch company Astra poaches elite Apple Car team member for chief engineer role

Today California-based small satellite launcher Astra announced that Benjamin Lyon is joining their team as their new Chief Engineer. Lyon leaves his position as Apple’s Senior Director of the Special Projects Group, the team that brought the company many of its greatest innovations. According to Bloomberg, Lyon most recently worked on Apple’s car team.

February 11

This week Zac and Benjamin discuss Apple’s updated offer on the Developer Transition Kit, the stalled state of Apple Car talks, new features coming in iOS 14.5, Dan Riccio’s not so secret project at Apple, Apple’s first AR app for Apple TV+ shows, and more.

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February 10

This week on Watch Time join 9to5Mac’s Zac Hall for his first week of run coaching with Tempo developer Rahul Matta.

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February 4

This week 9to5Mac’s Benjamin Mayo and Zac Hall explain the fate of Apple’s Developer Transition Kit program, iOS 14.5 beta features, iPhone 13 hardware rumors, Apple Car developments, and much more.

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February 3

Anastasia Folorunso, co-host of the Non Traditional podcast, returns to discuss the Apple Watch Unity Collection, Apple Fitness+ Time to Walk, and more. 

9to5Mac Watch Time is a podcast series hosted by Zac Hall. In this series, we talk to real people about how Apple Watch is affecting their lives. Subscribe now to catch up with each episode and automatically hear new episodes as soon as they’re released every two weeks: 🟣 Apple Podcasts | 🟠 Overcast | 🟢 Spotify

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