News items you should check out: August 7

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

° From iMore: Apple has outlined a new feature that makes it easier for Apple Music artists to share what it calls Milestones with fans.

° The South China Morning Post: Apple suppliers in China, including the world’s largest iPhone factory, are raising their starter bonuses amid stiff competition for the shrinking pool of young people willing to do manufacturing jobs, as production ramps up on new models expected to launch in September.

° From MacRumors: Privacy whistleblower Edward Snowden and the Electronic Frontier Foundation slam Apple’s plans to scan Messages and iCloud images.

° From The MacObserver: The latest singalong video from Schmigadoon! is for the song “With all of Your Heart” from episode four.

° From AppleInsider: Coinbase now supports Apple Pay when buying cryptocurrency, meaning that users can buy with debit cards that are linked to Apple’s system.

° From The Verge: Yelp will let businesses share their policies on COVID-19 vaccinations.

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.