News items you should check out: March 16

Since I can’t cover everything, I like to offer a daily roundup of must-read articles from some other great websites:

° From Reuters: Apple supplier Foxconn said on Wednesday it expected smart consumer electronics demand would decline slightly this year, as it reported a 10% fall in fourth-quarter net profit from a year earlier, in line with analysts estimates.

° From The Wall Street Journal: Apple supplier Foxconn said it would rely less on China as a source of revenue as it diversifies production sites to strengthen supply-chain resilience.

° From 9to5Mac: “Ted Lasso” has partnered with Nike to release a full roster of official merchandise.

° From iMore: Apple customers in the UK can now get a new Mac a little easier, with 24 months of interest-free credit.

° From Apple’s YouTube channel: A new ad touts the Active Noise Cancellation features of the latest AirPods Pro.

° From MacVoices Live!: On the new episode, the MacVoices Live! session finishes off a discussion of Spotify’s failure to deliver on a lossless music service, and whether that is part of a trend. (Part 3) 

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.