Wednesday, September 22, 2021

News items you should check out: Sept. 14

Since I can’t cover everything, I’ll often direct your attention to articles from various other sources worth your time.

° From The Hollywood Reporter: The cast of “Ted Lasso” — from Ted Lasso himself, Jason Sudeikis, down to the last player on Richmond’s roster — have scored big pay raises for season three.

° From AppleInsider: in a worst case the ruling in the Epic vs. App Store scenario only translates to 2% revenue hit, an analyst says.

° From 9to5Mac: After cutting its California self-driving test fleet to 54 in May, Apple has been expanding the number of drivers as months go by. Now, the company has over 114 drivers.

° From The MacObserver: The Morning Show season two will see a whole host of new characters join. A new featurette, released Monday, introduces viewers to them. New episodes premiere on Apple TV+ from Friday, September 17.

° From Billboard: Paid music streaming subscription revenue totaled $4.6 billion — growing at the same 26% clip — and accounted for 78% of overall revenues in the first half of the year. 

° The Register: Microsoft has confirmed that Windows 11 on Apple’s M1 is not “a supported scenario” for the operating system.

° From MacVoices Live!: On the new episode, the MacVoices Live! panel of Jeff Gamet, Kelly Guimont, Jim Rea, Dave Ginsburg, Jay Miller, Brittany Smith, and Frank Petrie join host Chuck Joiner to address a report that Apple is “requiring” employees to use personal devices for company business. (Part 1) 

Dennis Sellers
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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.