259 – Biggest Updates in tvOS History – With Guest Chuck Joiner, Jeff Gamet, and Ben Roethig

The latest In Touch With iOS with Dave he is joined by guest Chuck Joiner, Jeff Gamet, and Ben Roethig. Topics this week include Apple TV: FaceTime & VPN Support, TVOS 17: Biggest Update in Apple TV History, Siri Updates & Expanded Support on TVOS 17, AirPods Features: Fast Automatic Switching and Adaptive Audio and Apple Watch updates and security features

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Apple Card Monthly Installments Term for Apple Watch to Change From 24 Months to 12 Months 

Apple to discontinue Apple Card financing for iPhones bought without a carrier connection 

Best Buy Expands Upgrade+ Program to iPad Pro and Apple Watch Ultra – MacRumors


Apple Preparing iOS 16.5.1 Update for iPhone Following iOS 17 Beta

Beta this week. iOS 16.6 Beta 3 was released today.

Apple Seeds Third Betas of iOS 16.6 and iPadOS 16.6 to Developers

Apple Seeds Third Beta of watchOS 9.6 to Developers 

Apple Seeds Third Beta of tvOS 16.6 to Developers

iOS 17 Beta 1 in its first week of testing. 

PSA: Disabling iCloud Drive in iOS 17 No Longer Turns Off Third-Party App CloudKit Syncing

1Password teases native passkey support coming to its app with iOS 17

iOS 17 Gives You 72 Hours to Undo an iPhone Passcode Change

tvOS 17 Beta 1 was released. We discussed some of the Audio and Home announcements at WWDC2023 last week. 

tvOS 17 brings FaceTime and video conferencing to Apple TV 4K

Apple TV to Support VPN Apps on tvOS 17 – MacRumors

Apple Announces tvOS 17, Including FaceTime and New Control Center

AirPods Pro owners are the secret winners of WWDC 2023 — here’s why

How to install the AirPods Pro beta and try the slick new Adaptive Audio feature

watchOS 10 Preview

watchOS 10: These are the Apple Watch models compatible with the update

Lockdown Mode Expanding to Apple Watch With watchOS 10 

Here’s How Apple Watch Widgets Work in watchOS 10

Future support at work in the enterprise.

Macstock 7 is here! Tickets are Sold Out but Virtual Tickets are available.Dave is speaking again at the event along with Jeff Gamet, Brittany Smith, Chuck Joiner, and many others. Please join in all the fun July 22-23, 2023! Speakers Link.

Our Host

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

Twitter @daveg65.and the show @intouchwithios


Our Regular Contributors

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:

About our Guest

Chuck Joiner is the host of MacVoices and hosts video podcasts with influential members of the Apple community. Make sure to visit and subscribe to his podcast. You can follow him on Twitter @chuckjoiner and join his MacVoices Facebook group.

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