Since I can’t cover everything, I’ll often direct your attention to articles from various other sources worth your time.
° From Bloomberg: Netflix has hired former Apple Podcasts executive N’Jeri Eaton to lead its push into podcasting.
° From iMore: Filmmaker Jennifer Zhang was stuck in lockdown with no work to do, so she created a movie using nothing other than an iPhone 8.
° From AppleInsider: iPhone worth US$134,000 were seized after being smuggled into India as “garments.”
° From 9to5Mac: Apple’s European tax rate is likely to increase from 12.5% to 15%, despite Ireland being reluctant to impose the higher rate.
° From GadgetLite: Apple’s AirTags help Boston police recover a stolen bike.
° Apple has shared a new ad called “Haystack” in which a rancher uses his Apple Watch to find his iPhone 12 in a haystack.
° Per Sputnik News: A Russian appeals court has put off a hearing in the case of Apple limiting the functionality of third-party parental control apps until September.
° Apple has rolled out its universal gift card to Canada and Australia. The new card replaces the separate iTunes and App Store gift options.