Aussie Mac Zone – Episode 300 YES!!

Show 300 – September 2September 2, 2019

Run Sheet ~ Zarn & Michael & Garth & Glenn & Garth & Glenn

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Our Aussie Apple Ramblings

Story 1

Mysterious iOS Attack Changes Everything We Know About iPhone Hacking


Story 2

Tens of thousands of Australians just had their banking details hacked


Story 3

Use Google Chrome? You’re at Risk From a Security Flaw. Stop What You’re Doing and Update Right Now

Story 4

Bigger than Windows, bigger than iOS: Google now has 2.5 billion active Android devices

Google has gained 1.5 billion extra Android users over the past four years.

At the I/O developer conference, Google announced that it now has 2.5 billion active Android devices, making it by far the largest operating system by user numbers.

Google CEO Pichai says devices will fade away – but launches new hardware division

Google CEO Sundar Pichai sees the world moving from a mobile first to artificial intelligence first.

Apple in January boasted that its active installed based of iPhones now exceeded 900 million, while it had 1.4 billion users across all products, including macOS and iOS devices. 

Apple’s overall figure hasn’t changed much since then, with CEO Tim Cook this month stating that in Q3 2019 its active installed base was over 1.4 billion.


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So 300 hundred episodes that’s amazing well done Michael and I’m so lucky to be apart of the show.

I know I haven’t been apart of the show very long but I really do feel like part of the family….😂😂

As for gaming this week I thought we could remind everyone that apple arcade is coming I’m guessing mid spring ( more hoping )  it should cost around $7.50 Australian. 

Now this isn’t a game but the final trailer for Joker has just dropped and I can’t wait 

For this movie it looks awesome. Joaquin Phoenix looks incredible the movie is dark 

And seems like the right stuff.



Story 5

All Apple laptops are banned from the cargo hold of All Australian Airlines


Story 6 pic

Apple rolls out redesigned iCloud interface on the web in beta – 9to5Mac


Story 7

Disney Plus discount offer crashes website, adds to Apple TV+ pressure – 9to5Mac


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Story 8 pic

Rare Steve Jobs autographed Pixar poster going up for auction – 9to5Mac


Story 9

Apple’s Spotlight searches get smarter and more useful – Cult of Mac


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