iOSDocked - EP140 - Special Event Recap

iOSDocked Show Notes
Episode #:
140
Date:
03/26/19
Hosts: Clay Russell, Jerry Goldbaum & Justin Klein

Game Center Showdown 

Pause until Arcade is available and then revisit - Asking folks to pay for a subscription just to play games might not be the best course of action -Jerry 

App-etizers (High Profile App Releases & Updates) 

 

Top Stories ( brought to you by our Patron George Williams Jr. ) 

Apple Special Event Keynote Wrap-up

2019-03-25

Intro

Fun retro intro video

Our services:

  • Easy to use

  • Attention to detail

  • Private & secure

  • Expert curation

  • Personalized 

  • Family shared

Apple News

  • Apple News is the #1 News App

  • Apple News+. (Magazines)

    • Over 300 magazines 

    • Live Covers

    • The Skimm/Los Angeles Times/Wall Street Journal

    • Apple doesn’t know what you read. 

    • Apple doesn’t allow advertisers to track you

    • $9.99/month

    • Family Sharing (no extra charge)

    • Available now

Apple Pay

  • 10 Billion transactions this year

  • 40+ countries and regions by year’s end

  • Card

    • Simple applications

    • No fees

    • Lower interest rates

    • Clear rewards programs

    • Private & secure

  • Set up on iPhone immediately

  • Resides in the Wallet app

  • iMessage support

  • Simple easy to read digital statements

  • Financial health data

  • Rewards

    • Daily Cash: Spend with Apple Card: Cash back every day added to Apple Cash card

    • 2% Daily Cash when you use Pay

    • 3% Daily Cash when you buy Apple

    • Interest calculators for user-selected payment amounts

    • No Fees

      • No late fees

      • Annual fees

      • No international fees

      • No overlimit fees

    • Partners with Goldman Sachs & MasterCard

    • Private & secure

    • All transaction details are on device and not shared 

    • Actual credit card (designed by Apple)

      • Titanium

      • Laser etched

      • No card number

      • No CVV security 

      • No expiration 

      • No signature

    • 1% Daily Cash for transactions with your physical Card

    • Available this summer

App Store

  • iOS largest gaming platform in the World

  • 1 billion people have downloaded games from the App Store

  • 300,000 games

  • Arcade

    • Video from some of the creators

    • 100+ new games & exclusive games

    • New area on App Store with new tab

    • Works across all devices

    • Available for offline play

    • No ads, no add-on purchases

    • Nice preview of feature games

    • Available in the fall

TV

  • tv channels

    • Only pay for what you want

    • All in one app

    • On demand and ad-free

    • Best picture and sound

    • Family sharing

  • All your shows & movies in one place

  • Swiping is like channel surfing 

    • Trailers available when swiping through shows

  • Available in May

  • tv app available on Mac in the fall

  • Available on smart TVs & services (Samsung, LG, Sony, Vizio, Roku, firetv)

  • tv+

    • Steven Spielberg: Bringing back the series Amazing Stories

    • Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Anniston, & Steve Carrell: The Morning Show

    • Jason Momoa: See (a story about survivors of an apocalypse where everyone is blind)

    • Kumail Nanjiani: Little America

    • Big Bird: Helpsters

    • JJ Abrams & Sara Bareilles: Little Voice

      • “Little Voice” theme song performed by Sara Bareilles

    • Preview of upcoming shows

    • Features

      • Ad-free subscription service

      • Exclusive Apple Originals

      • Available in 100+ countries

      • Coming this Fall

    • Oprah 

      • Documentaries

      • Interactive Book Club

How to Reach Us

Where you can reach the iOSDocked crew: 

●  Jerry - @JNGold  on twitter, blogs on techmusings.me and also co-host of the GTDJedi podcast 

●  Justin - @wjustin_klein on Twitter. I am also the co-host of the Apple Juice Podcast.
●  Clay - @clayrussell  on twitter, can also be found on TEKTOK and the Jacked Cast

The Rumor Roundup (iDream Segment)

Hails, Stales and Fails (Rapid-Fire Segment) 

iLikes/iDislikes 

(From Apple Special Event)

Jerry: Apple Pay coming to NYC Subways!

Justin: Card

Clay: Card

This Week’s Roundtable/Listener Feedback Question 

Which new services will you be subscribing to? & Yes or No to an Card?

In Closing 

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