165 – You Should Reboot Your iPhone..Or Not – With Guests and Jeff Gamet and Patrice Brend’Amour

The latest In Touch With iOS with Dave and he is joined by Jeff Gamet and Patrice Brend; Amour. We discuss if you should reboot your iPhone frequently or not as well as should you exit out of apps in iOS. The iPhone could use satellites to communicate. RIP Locast as it has shut down. Apple acquires classical music service Primephonic. Virtual Macstock 2021 coming September 25, 2021 plus more. 

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Apple Releases Revised Version of Latest AirTags Firmware Update

Apple Watch Series 7 Production Reportedly Delayed Due to Quality Issues [Updated]

Apple Watch 7 surprise health feature just tipped — and it could be a game changer

Apple Sends 50 Boxes of ‘Ted Lasso’ Biscuits to Wrexham AFC Soccer Club Owned by Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney

Apple Wallet won’t replace your physical ID anytime soon

Apple concedes to let apps like Netflix, Spotify, and Kindle link to the web to sign up

What a great service to use on your iPhone, iPad, or Apple TV. Had to know it was coming.  Locast Shutting Down: Free Streaming App Ends Service After Lawsuit

Apple Acquires Classical Music Service Primephonic, Will Launch Dedicated Classical Music App How Apple’s Purchase of Primephonic Could Benefit Classical Music Lovers

This Normal-Looking Lightning Cable Steals All of Your Data

YouTube Premium and Music Surpasses 50 Million Subscribers


Beta this week. iOS15 Beta 8 was released this week. Was there anything notable that changed we discuss this. 

Apple Seeds Eighth Betas of iOS and iPadOS 15 to Developers [Public Beta Available]

Apple Seeds Eighth Beta of watchOS 8 to Developers [Public Beta Available]

Apple Seeds Eighth Beta of tvOS 15 to Developers [Public Beta Available]

Some new iOS15 features we discuss, 

iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 will launch this month without these features

How many times should you reboot your iPhone? Apple says it’s not really necessary but we discuss what we all do. Also should you close out all apps running in the background? Apple says it doesn’t matter but some of us might OCD and want a clean slate.

Could the iPhone connect to satellites? Its possible but where would that giant antenna go? Future iPhones Could Feature Satellite Connectivity for Emergency Situations

Virtual Macstock 2021 is on September 25, 2021 sign up for free Virtual tickets or better yet join in person with a VIP pass. Visit the website for more information and sign up.

Our Host

David Ginsburg is an IT professional supporting Mac, iOS and Windows users and his wealth of knowledge of iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV.

Visit the YouTube channel and find and follow him on Twitter @daveg65.

About our Guests

Patrice Brend’amour loves to create podcasts, automations or software. She also enjoys working with diverse sets of people, leading them to success and making a tiny difference in the world. Which she does as VP of Development at a Healthcare Software provider. She can be found at and her podcast Foodie Flashback at

Jeff Gamet is a podcaster, technology blogger, artist, and author. Previously, he was The Mac Observer’s managing editor, and Smile’s TextExpander Evangelist. You can find him on Twitter and Instagram as @jgamet and YouTube

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