iOSDocked Podcast

iOSDocked - EP099 - Looped In (The Apple Event Recap)

iOSDocked Show Notes

Episode #: 99

Date: 03/23/16

Hosts: Clay Russell, Jerry Goldbaum and Danny Tammaro

 

Loop You In Event March, 2016

Tim comes announces 1 Billion active Apple devices

Briefly talks about protecting our data - Says they have a response ability to keep our data safe

Lisa Jackson comes out to talk about environmental progress made

93% of worldwide facilities run on renewable energy

100% in 23 countries US & China included

99% of packaging is recycled

Introduces Liam - robotic system that deconstructs your iPhone

Apple Renew - safe recycling for your Apple devices

Jeff Williams on to talk about Health

ResearchKit has has a great impact in many health areas, Parkinson's, Diabetes, Seizures

CareKit - helps people better understand their treatment

 

Apple Watch

#1 selling smart watch

New colors for Sport & Leather bands, Woven Nylon band, Space Black Milanese Loop

Price dropped to $299

 

Apple TV

OS Update - Siri search for the AppStore, folders, iCloud Photo Library

Live Photos, Dictation

 

iPhone

Greg Jozwiak out to talk about the new phone

Right off the bat talks about a smaller screen device

30 million 4in iPhones sold in 2015

iPhone SE - Avail in rose gold, matte edges, A9, M9 (same as 6S), Hey Siri, 12MP camera, Live Photos, Retina Flash, 4K video, Apple Pay,

Starts @ $399 for 16GB, 64Gb @ $499 - preorder on 3/23 avail on 3/31

 

iOS

9.3 Night Shift, passcode protected notes, App suggestion in Health app, editors picks in news, CarPlay coming to more vehicles, better music experience, improved mapping, and education

Available today

 

iPad

Phil out to talk iPad Pro

iPad Pro 9.7"

True Tone Display - Adjusts display color to match ambient lighting

four speaker audio, A9X, Hey Siri, Pencil, Smart Keyboard, 12 MP camera, Live Photos, 4K video, Rose Gold

New SD card & USB camera adapters

Sizing & price - 32 GB $599($729) 128GB $749($879) 256GB $899 ($1029)

Larger iPad Pro also gains 256Gb option, $1099 for wifi, $1229 cellular 32GB still wifi only, no Rose Gold option

Pre-order on 3/24 ships on 3/31

Last product introduced at Town Hall

 

Post event - new colors for leather and silicon cases, new leather cases for iPhone SE

 

How to Reach Us:

Where you can reach the iOSDocked crew

 

Contest results

Panel

  1. Dan

  2. Jerry

  3. Clay

Listener winner: @ZLivingShadow

 

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