AirPods

Which Apple devices help you stay the most productive?

While it's technically true in every ecosystem, it's particularly egregious in Apple's: staying productive is typically defined by the products we use. It's why folks who watched the MacBook Pro evolve into something far less "pro" were so adamant Apple was losing touch. Removing features in a device that's meant to get a lot of work done isn't a great move.

Apple updates AirPods 3 firmware version to 4C170

Apple's marketing image showing the left and right AirPod (third generation) set against a white background

Before the end of 2021, Apple sent out a firmware version update to the second- and third-generation AirPods, AirPods Max, and AirPods Pro. That brought the wireless headphones all on the same page, as far as firmware versions are concerned. But it looks like Apple wants to change things up.