Taking a look back at another week of news and headlines from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes confirmation of the iPhone 12, the surprising iPhone Mini, the long slow goodbye of the MacBook Air, a review of the new iPad, the secrets of iOS 14, iOS 13 is retired, how Apple measures your wrist, and Apple’s Swift arrives on Windows 10.
Apple Loop is here to remind you of a few of the very many discussions that have happened around Apple over the last seven days (and you can read my weekly digest of Android news here on Forbes).
Apple Confirms iPhone 12 Launch Plans
It could be closer than we thought. In a leaked video from UK network EE, the company’s CEO praises the team for their preparations, before Apple’s Eddy Cue pushing the Apple One subscription bundles EE will be selling. Gordon Kelly reports:
(Pocket-lint) – The Pocket-lint Podcast episode 72 is now available to stream and download.
Amazon announced a stack of new devices this week, including new Echo speakers and an Echo Show 10, a cloud gaming service called Luna, and even a home-based drone that will fly around to let you see in any room – no, really. So, fresh from the virtual event, associate editor Dan joins host Stuart to discuss more.
We also talk to the founder of Antstream Arcade, a retro gaming streaming service that will let you play classic games, including those you remember on the Amiga and Commodore 64, on your PC, Mac, console or phone.
And finally, contributing ed Adrian has been living in the world of virtual reality,