News items you should check out: July 6

Since I can’t cover everything, here are some recommended articles from other websites:

Since I can’t cover everything, I’ll often direct your attention to articles of interest. To wit:

° From DigiTimes: Wintel notebook sales may be affected negatively by weak consumer sentiment and the launch of new Apple MacBooks in the second half of 2022, according to industry sources.

° From Bloomberg: Apple is likely to face further increased chip prices as supplier TSMC contends with additional increased costs.

° From AppleInsider:Estimated delivery times for Apple products show that the Mac and Apple Watch may be the most supply constrained, but the overall impact is still modest, JP Morgan says.

° From iMore: Apple’s AirTag item trackers are again at the center of a report that claims that one of the coin-sized devices was used to track an actor as she walked around Disneyland.

° From The Mac Observer: An interview from NPR indicates that Apple’s new Self-Service Repair program is not the exact answer many customers were looking for. During a Morning Edition segment, host Leila Fadel talks with NPRs Ziad Buchh about the repair program.

° From MacWorld: The latest update for the Chrome browser on the Mac is an important one: According to Google, it includes a critical security fix for an exploit that exists in the wild.

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.