257 – iOS 17 Live Voicemail, Messages and FaceTime Messages With Guests Patrice Brend’Amour, Jeff Gamet, and Ben Roethig

The latest In Touch With iOS with Dave he is joined by Guests Patrice Brend’Amour, Jeff Gamet, and Ben Roethig. WWDC2023 this week we cover iOS 17 and many of the key updates including live voicemail , messages updates, and FaceTime record a message. CarPlay has SharePlay, AirDrop over the internet, abd things not mentioned on stage. iPadOS 17 adds personalized lock screen. Jeff reviews his 3rd party apps deleted when he installed iPad beta. 

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We discussed WWDC2023 focusing this week on iOS.  



There was a mind blowing amount of information shared at WWDC2023 keynote this year and clocked in at 2 hours. We will extend our discussions over the next few episodes. This week we review iOS 17 and all the changes and what stands out. 

Some of the highlights of new features in iOS 17 are reviewed 

iOS 17 Preview 

Inline voice mail notification in call list was added.

We discussed some of the features not announced. 

Here are the iOS 17 features Apple didn’t announce onstage

CarPlay will have SharePlay for passengers to control music in the car. 

iPadOS 17 Preview 

Jeff reports after installing iPad OS 17 it deleted all my third-party apps. He reviews his experience and a good reason not to install beta on a critical device. This is why we have test devices and let those blow up.

Which iPads support iPadOS 17? Here’s the list


AirPods Pro 2 Gaining ‘Adaptive Audio’ Feature That Dynamically Adjusts to Your Environment – MacRumors

Apple Releases Beta Firmware Update for AirPods

Beta account is free now. Don’t do it! 

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Dave Ginsburg is an IT professional supporting Mac, iOS and Windows users and shares his wealth of knowledge of iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV and related technologies. Visit the YouTube channel follow him on Mastadon @daveg65

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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 Mastadon @jgamet as well as Twitter and Instagram as @jgamet  His YouTube channel

Ben Roethig Former Associate Editor of GeekBeat.TV and host of the Tech Hangout and Deconstruct with Patrice  Mac user since the mid 90s. Tech support specialist. Twitter @benroethig  Website:

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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

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