Let’s Talk iOS 223: The party is over

Apple doesn’t have to make iPhone less addictive, but it could definitely share usage data with users to maybe make them realize how they use their devices. Cody and Sebastien have a great conversation around that and other topics, such as AirPods, Apple’s big investment into the US economy, and of course: batteries! 

“Hey Siri, play some news”

iOS 11.2 users can now get their spoken daily news brief from a variety of sources, like NPR, BBC, Sky News or The Washington Post, just by asking Siri hands-free to get you some news. Doing so automatically launches an appropriate third-party news podcast in Apple’s Podcasts app.

Let’s Talk iOS 219: Always read past the headline

Your two favorite co-hosts talk about Apple’s deliberate throttling of iPhones with degraded battery health, as well as the new rumor that Apple may make it possible for developers to release universal apps for iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Finally, Cody and Sebastien share their favorite stuff of the year.

Let’s Talk iOS 217: It did happen

Cody is not very happy with the way iOS handles sound control. Sebastien talks about the iDB app update and the inconsistencies of the app approval process in the App Store. They both talk about the best App Store apps of 2017, as per Apple… Then Sebastien confides about his latest addiction. But everything is fine because Jony is back in the studio.