This week Benjamin and Zac discuss iPad Pro update cycles, iOS 11 public beta stability, Apple Music's new friends feature, Qualcomm's in-screen fingerprint sensor, a new Siri Event Maven role at Apple, the Amazon Echo Show (with a screen) reviews, and more thoughts on Apple's upcoming HomePod smart wireless speaker.
Here’s what we discussed in this episode:
- OnePlus 5 first Android phone to beat the iPhone in speed test … kind of [Video]
- Qualcomm demos working in-screen fingerprint reader, lending confidence to iPhone 8 hopes
- Siri is looking for its own personal assistant to stay current on events and culture
- Amazon demos how Alexa will use the Echo Show’s screen ahead of launch [Video]
- Martin Hajek HomeKit models
- 9to5Mac HomePod Guide