266 – Jeff Demystifies Upcoming Passkeys To Replace Passwords – With Guest Mike Potter, Jeff Gamet, and Ben Roethig

The latest In Touch With iOS with Dave he is joined by guest Mike Potter, Jeff Gamet, and Ben Roethig. Jeff gives a great review on what Passkeys are and what they will do to to eventually eliminate passwords. This week in cord cutting Disney+ and Hulu raising prices again, and crack down on password sharing. AirTag finds another missing bag at the airport and the airline insists they cannot find it. Mike gives us an update on Macstock Digital pass and more. 

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This woman used an AirTag to track her lost bag — and flew to get it | CNN and AirTag continues to make up for United’s incompetence when checked bag goes ‘missing

Family rescued from wildfires in Maui thanks to iPhone’s Emergency SOS via Satellite

tvOS 17 Code Confirms A17 Chip for iPhone 15 Pro, A16 for iPhone 15

Apple’s iPhone 15 Event Likely to Be Held on September 12

Apple Watch Fast Charging to Be Mandatory for Accessory Makers


Beta this week. Ios 17 Beta 5 was released to developers.

Apple Releases Third Public Betas of iOS 17 and iPadOS 17

Apple Seeds Fifth Betas of iOS 17 and iPadOS 17 to Developers

Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of watchOS 10 to Developers

Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of tvOS 17 to Developers

Yes, iOS 17 is changing where the ‘end call’ button is located – 9to5Mac

Jeff will talk about the upcoming Passkeys in iOS17. He presented at the MacInTech Apple user group. This could be the future of passwords.  

Passkeys Overview – Apple Developer

Sign in with passkeys on iPhone

1Password will soon let users unlock password vaults with passkeys

Passkeys in 1Password: The Future of Passwordless Authentication

This week in cord cutting

Fox News & Fox Sports Ditching Cable TV For Streaming? Fox Says Not So Fast | Cord Cutters News

Disney Chose the Worst Time For a Disney+ Price Hike | Cord Cutters News

Disney Will Start Cracking Down on Password Sharing Next Year | Cord Cutters News

YouTube TV Moves Multiview to A New Area – Here is Where You Can Find It Now | Cord Cutters News

YouTube TV is partially broken on iOS and iPad with buffering issues, fix coming

Macstock 7 is in the books for 2023. Purchase a Digital pass to see Dave, Brittany, Chuck, and Jeff and their presentations. 

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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:

About our Guest

Mike Potter is the organizer of Macstock Conference: and the host of the For Mac Eyes Only Podcast. You can reach him on Mastodon:

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