Technology Matters: Apple news

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Apple’s crack down on third-party screen time apps has riled some.

For Example: The parental control app Our-Pact was booted without warning after being downloaded three-million times.

Apple said it treats all apps the same.

It is rolling out its own parental control features.

If your Apple product is still working, but needs help, head to Best Buy. The Geek Squad is ready to repair and service your Apple products. Apple backed with genuine Apple parts.

Owning a Macbook isn’t cheap.

The least expensive is the new Macbook Air at $1,099.

This is the latest example of Apple raising prices across it’s product lines, including the iPhone.

Oh, college students can snag the Macbook air for $999 mom-and-dad dollars.

If you have an Apple Watch, the Walkie Talkie feature is disabled now. There were eavesdropping concerns. Some were using the watch to listen to conversations through another person’s iPhone.

Transferring data from an old iPhone to a new model is easier. If you haven’t, download the iOS 12.4 update and use the new migration feature to transfer everything but your apps.

Put the phones close together, no iCloud backup needed. You can add your apps later over a wi-fi network.

I saved the shiniest Apple for last. A new iPhone next month. Older iPhones may drop in price, so bargains possible if you’re cool with an older model.

Right now there’s the XS, XS Max and XR. Also the older 7 and 8.

The new phone may be called iPhone 11, and come with a new operating system.”

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