Editor’s Desk: iOS 14 beta 5 changes, AAPL hits $2 trillion, Epic vs. Apple and more

Epic Games has escalated its fight against Apple, which is all about the money. Apple, meanwhile, continues perfecting iOS 14 and other OS updates with new betas issued to developers and public beta testers. And on Wall Street, AAPL became the first publicly traded US company to hit a whopping $2 trillion market valuation, after Saudi Aramco.

Editor’s Desk: August 17-23

Welcome to a new installment of our Editor’s Desk weekly column in which we round up everything that was published on iDownloadBlog.com from August 17 through 23.

“Let’s Talk iOS” podcast: In favor of widgets

In episode #357 of “Let’s Talk iOS”, your two favorite co-hosts debate about the war currently brewing between Epic Games and Apple, as well as Apple’s future service bundles.

Be sure to follow your hosts @Sebastien and @melvco and don’t forget to send a tweet to @LTiOS_fm if you’d like your question answered at the end of next week’s podcast.

Let's Talk iOS podcast on iPhone X
Talk to you next week!

Wallpapers: Pastel collection for iPhone and iPad

This week’s collection brings you a set of pastel-themed wallpapers that will make incredible additions to your Home or Lock screens with their vivid simplicity and sprawling color.

Submit images for consideration to our wallpaper wizard Jim Gresham via @jim_gresham

News and rumors

iPhone 12 concept images showcase a variety of color options and dual rear cameras

Apple OS betas

This leaked image allegedly shows multiple charging coils in Apple’s canceled AirPower wireless charging mat

Apple TV+ & Hollywood entertainment

Tutorials to learn something new

Learn something new with our fresh tutorials:

iOS 14 lets you hide or show the Hidden album in your album list in Photos

Featured apps, games and software news

Accessories for your Apple gear

Browse our accessory reviews and related news:

Jailbreak tweaks for pwned devices

Check out the latest jailbreak news:

We’ve curated these new jailbreak tweaks for you:

Your favorites?

Your favorite picks from the roundup?

Let us know in the commenting section down below!