278 – Testing Drive Speed On Your iPhone – With Guy Serle, Chuck Joiner, and Ben Roethig

The latest In Touch With iOS with Dave he is joined by Guy Serle, Chuck Joiner,  and Ben Roethig. OWC has a new drive speed app for your iPhone to test external drive speeds for your photos. iOS 17 features none seems to talk about including decoding those laundry labels with icons on how to wash. In Touch with Mac we review all the announcements on M3, Macbook pro, and iMac. Shazam now includes local concert info, and more. 

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Apple earnings report. Apple Q4 2023 financial results and charts – Six Colors

Apple set to announce next-level ‘right to repair’ support nationwide, says White House 

Webex Meetings expanding with Apple TV 4K and Apple Watch support 

Apple’s Shazam App Now Includes Info on Local Concerts –

Apple Releases New Firmware for AirTags 

New USB-C Apple Pencil Now Available for Purchase

Apple Music’s Lower-Priced Voice Plan Being Discontinued

NASA launches new app to see the International Space Station


Apple Preparing to Release iOS 17.1.1 Update for iPhone

Beta this week. iOS 17.2 Beta 1 continues.​ iOS 17.2 to fix the iPhone’s slow Wi-Fi and connectivity loss problems. When to expect the update 

OWC has released an Drive Speed test for iPhone that lets you test the speed of your external drive you could use with video recording. OWC Launches Drive Speed iOS App to Test External Drive Performance on iPhone

Lets talk about iOS 17 features that no one is talking about Many of these features you may not know about. Including reading laundry icons

Apple noted at the Scary Fast Apple event was filmed entirely with a iPhone 15 Pro Max. Apple posts video “Behind the scenes: An Apple Event shot on iPhone”

In Touch with Mac. The Scary Fast event M3 processors, new MacBook Pros, and iMac

Apple unveils new MacBook Pro featuring M3 chips

Everything Apple Announced During Monday’s ‘Scary Fast’ Event 


Macstock 7 2023 Digital Pass is now available. Relive the conference as you can Purchase a virtual pass to see the talks that many of our regular guests and contributors did including Dave, Brittany, Chuck, and Jeff. 

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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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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 Guests

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.

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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