196 – No Beta for Warren and iPhone SE Value – With Guests Jeff Gamet and Guy Serle

The latest In Touch With iOS with Dave and Warren they are joined by Jeff Gamet and Guy Serle. The iPhone SE has been out for a few weeks. Is it worth the buy for an entry level iPhone? No beta for a full week and Warren is going through withdrawal. iPad Air 5 complaints they are creaking. Carplay has more cars installed than ever. We review what cars have it now. Scanning text in Notes iOS15.4 adds a new scan shortcut that makes it easier than ever. Apple may start a hardware subscription service for not only iPhone but iPad and Mac too.

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This happened 2 times this week, which is very unusual. Apple Music, App Store and Other Apple Services Again Experiencing Outage [Update: Fixed] – MacRumors

AirTag stalking controversy leads Tile to add its own anti-stalking feature

Apple Stores Can Now Update Firmware on Second-Generation AirPods – MacRumors

Rumor: Kuo: Apple Watch Series 3 May Finally Be Discontinued Upon Its Fifth Anniversary in Q3 2022 Honestly its way overdue time for another low end Apple Watch

Some iPad Air 5 Users Complain About Creaking and Build Quality Downgrade – MacRumors

Apple officially launches digital IDs in Arizona with more states coming ‘soon’ – 9to5Mac

Our UK friends might be happy with this story. UK Apple Card may be on the way as Apple buys British credit checking company

Twitter for iOS now lets you easily create GIFs using your iPhone camera – 9to5Mac

TSA Is Now Allowing Some Passengers to Use Their iPhone to Get Through Security

Apple makes an extra $6.57 billion by no longer providing chargers and earphones with new iPhones


Beta this week. Warren is in complete withdrawal one full week and no betas!

The iPhone SE has been out for a while. We discuss how it’s been doing since its release.

75+ Frequently Asked Questions about the new iPhone SE 3 (2022) Or maybe you want to still rock the 1st gen SE. Six years later, first-gen iPhone SE runs the latest version of iOS – and it’s still good

How to use Deep Fusion on iPhone cameras

FAQ | Is the New iPhone SE (’22) as Durable as Apple’s iPhone 13?

Allstate Protection Plans finds the new Apple iPhone SE lives up to its durability claims

Would you subscribe to buying hardware from Apple? Apple (AAPL) Working on Subscription Service for iPhones, Hardware – Bloomberg  

Poll: Would you be interested in an ‘Apple hardware subscription’ for the latest iPhone and iPad? – 9to5Mac

There has not been a great guide on what cars have CarPlay. What Car Manufacturers Offer Apple CarPlay?

Apple actually responded to battery life issues in iOS15.4. Apple responds to iOS 15.4 battery drain complaints

What else have we discovered in iOS15.4 since its release. The Notes app added a quick scan text feature so you can scan handwritten text in notes. . iOS 15.4 Adds New ‘Scan Text’ Shortcut in Notes App


How to get 4 TB of iCloud storage using Apple One | AppleInsider


Update VLC for iOS and Apple TV adds revamped video player, dark mode, and more – 9to5Mac

Apple’s Shazam Gets Another Big Upgrade with New Concert + Tour Info | How It Works

Our Host

Dave 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 follow him on Twitter @daveg65.and the show @intouchwithios

About our Guests

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 Context Machine Podcast

Guy Serle Is the host of the MyMac Podcast email @MacParrot and @VertShark on Twitter,  Vertshark on YouTube, Skype +1 Area code  703-436-9501

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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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