December 3, 2021
Kuo thinks AR will replace the iPhone, Apple Watch notifications, Beats Fit Pro hands-on
Apple celebrates the Best Apps of the Year but Apple Music Unwrapped remains non-existent. Zac and Benjamin discuss Ming Chi Kuo’s proclamation that Apple wants to replace the iPhone with AR within a decade, and discuss some possible improvements to how the iPhone handles mirroring notifications to the Apple Watch. Sponsored by Upstart: Find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today when you go to Upstart.com/HAPPYHOUR. Sponsored by Prisoner Wine: Go to ThePrisonerWine.com/HAPPYHOUR for 20% off plus shipping included on your first purchase - get it in time for the Holidays. Sponsored by BetterHelp: As a listener, you’ll get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at BetterHelp.com/MacHappyHour. Sponsored by Raycon: Get 15% off your order when you go to BuyRaycon.com/HappyHour. It's such a good deal you'll want to grab a pair and a spare. Follow Zac Hall @apollozac Benjamin Mayo @bzamayo Read More This simple change would make my Apple Watch way less annoying Apple Music Replay 2021: How to find your top songs, artists, albums, and more Spotify Wrapped 2021 is live: Here’s how to find your year-in-review and more Apple celebrates 15 years of fighting AIDS with (RED), launches new faces for Apple Watch New images show AirPods prototype with translucent design, more Beats Studio Buds get first limited-edition design in partnership with Union Group FaceTime is wrecking my Mac on macOS Monterey Report: Apple headset to be announced in 2022 but getting one might take longer Report: Apple still working on multi-device charger, a future where all devices ‘can charge each other’ Kuo: Apple plans to replace the iPhone with AR in 10 years Kuo: Apple’s AR headset to launch in 2022 with Mac-level computing power, will operate without the iPhone Listen to more Happy Hour Episodes Subscribe Apple Podcasts Overcast Spotify Listen to more 9to5 Podcasts Stacktrace Apple @ Work Alphabet Scoop Electrek The Buzz Podcast Space Explored Rapid Unscheduled Discussions Enjoy the podcast? Shop Apple at Amazon to support 9to5Mac Happy Hour or shop 9to5Mac Merch!