182- iOS15.2 Upgrade Reviewed With Guests Holden and Brian DePardo

The latest In Touch With iOS with Dave and Warren joined by guests Holden and Brian DePardo. iOS15.2 was released. We go through and review the new features. It’s been 1 year since Apple Fitness+ and AirPods Pro Max Brian gave a 1 year review of his AirPods Pro Max. Readdle releases an update to its popular Scanner Pro app and adds a magic eraser feature that removes things in the scan like fingers, hole punch and more. Plus more. 

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In Touch with iOS Magazine on Flipboard


Apple delays macOS Universal Control until spring 2022 | Engadget

Apple Releases Swift Playgrounds 4 With Support for Creating Apps on iPad – MacRumors

Apple Arcade Getting New Disney and Nickelodeon Games – MacRumors

Apple Stores Getting Tool for Updating AirPods Pro to Latest Firmware Version

SiriusXM Platinum VIP Tier Now Includes 12 Months of Free Apple Music

Apple Shares ‘Ted Lasso’ Animated Christmas Short – MacRumors


Beta this week.  iOS15.2 iPadOS15.2 WatchOS 8.3 and tvOS 15.2 all released to the public this week. We talk about the new features and more.

Articles that were referenced

iOS 15.2 Features: Everything New in iOS 15.2

iOS 15.2 changes and features – A great end-of-year update for iPhone and iPad

iOS 15.2 Makes It Easier to Reset Your Locked Device Without Needing a Computer

You can now reset and erase a locked iPhone without needing to connect to a PC

Apple Releases HomePod Software 15.2 With Apple Music Voice Plan Support

Apple Releases watchOS 8.3 With Apple Music Voice Plan and App Privacy Report 

Apple Releases tvOS 15.2 for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K

Apple Music Voice Plan launching with iOS 15.2 – 9to5Mac

What Apple’s iOS 15.2 App Privacy Report means – The Washington Post

How to set up a Legacy Contact on iPhone and iPad | iMore

Apple Fitness+ and AirPods Max are 1 year old this week. We discuss where they have gone how the future looks. Apple Fitness+ Turns One Year Old

AirPods Max Launched One Year Ago Today

Holden talks about his new purchases. iPhone 13 Pro he reviews it. We sneak in some new MacBook Pro discussion since we have them now. 


How to make your large iPhone more comfortable to use one handed


Readdle’s Scanner Pro for iPhone gets Magic Eraser to remove fingers, hole punches

Pixelmator Photo Now Available on iPhone – MacRumors

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.

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About our Guests

Holden DePardo studies computer science and is the co-host of Networked Podcast. Twitter: @holdendepardo

Brian DePardo is a writer and IT Professional living in Dallas, TX he is on Twitter @briandepardo 

About our Co-Host

Warren Sklar @Wsklar is an IT Consultant and moderator of the Mac To The Future FaceBook Group with over 3000 members talking about all things Apple. Request to join this group to be among people who love Apple.

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