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#380: Light, Fog, Aroma

January 12th, 2022 · 94 minutes

The iPhone was announced 15 years ago. After the hosts recover from that shocking news, they talk briefly about the 2007 keynote, then move on to discuss some CES news. iOS 15's Photos widget and shameless Wordle clones are also discussed.

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Links and Show Notes

Spotify HiFi delayed indefinitely as company says it has no 'timing details to share' - 9to5Mac
Apple to allow alternative payment system for 1st time in S. Korea – Korea Herald
The Wordle clones have disappeared from the App Store - The Verge
Wordle Clones Appearing in iOS App Store – 512 Pixels
WordleBot: A Shortcut to Annotate Your Wordle Results with Scores - MacStories
On Apple’s Photos Memory Feature – 512 Pixels
Jan. 6 memories: Apple made me a slideshow of the insurrection. – Slate
I Called Off My Wedding. The Internet Will Never Forget | Lauren Goode – WIRED
Connected #340: Very Good at Being Computers; Very Bad at Being Humans - Relay FM
Apple Reinvents the Phone with iPhone - Apple
The Prompt #30: The Internet in Your Pocket - Relay FM
Live from Macworld 2007: Steve Jobs keynote | Engadget
Apple’s Macworld Keynote Is First Major MPEG-4 Streaming Event - Apple
Because Of Steve Jobs’s First Public iPhone Call, Starbucks Still Gets Orders For 4,000 Lattes
Original Apple iPhone Commercials - YouTube
First iPhone. A Guided Tour by Apple - YouTube
Sony announces the world’s first QD-OLED 4K TV, coming later this year - The Verge
Asus will release a 17-inch foldable OLED laptop this year - The Verge
LG’s new 16:18 monitor looks like a multitasking powerhouse - The Verge
Kohler’s PerfectFill tech can fill your tub for you - The Verge
Razer’s Project Sophia concept turns your desk into a modular computer - The Verge
Razer reneges on its claim the Zephyr mask uses 'N95-grade' filters | Engadget
Chevy Silverado EV revealed: GM’s best-selling truck goes electric - The Verge
Chevy Unveils Electric Silverado – 512 Pixels
Take a look at LG's biggest (and smallest) OLED TVs ever: Yep, it's 97 inches - CNET
LG's new 97" OLED TV is insane - YouTube
Finger-nibbling cat soft toy was CES 2022's weirdest product – PocketLint
Samsung promises ‘groundbreaking’ new TV feature: NFT support - The Verge
BMW debuts its new color-changing paint technology at CES: E Ink - The Verge
A Tour of the Weirdest iPod nano (6th-generation) - YouTube