In the News

37: The Automated Jeff, Who’s Tracking Who, and Knocking Off the Dock

February 04, 2022
In the News
37: The Automated Jeff, Who’s Tracking Who, and Knocking Off the Dock
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Watch the video!
https://youtu.be/-AqnUFVdPiM

In the News blog post for February 4, 2022:
https://www.iphonejd.com/iphone_jd/2022/02/in-the-news613.html

  • The Automated Jeff
  • Don’t Track Me Bro!
  • AirTagging Your Kids
  • I Want My Find My
  • Secret Links to Not-So-Secret Apps
  • Jeff Wants to Rock the Dock!
  • Brett’s iTip: Mute & Unmute Chimes on iPhone Calls
  • Jeff’s iTip: KeyPad - Use your Mac keyboard to type on your iPad or iPhone


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Jason Cross: What is App Tracking Transparency and how do you block app tracking?

Kif Leswing: Facebook says Apple iOS privacy change will result in $10 billion revenue hit this year

David Sparks: AirTags and Kids

José Adorno: The best Find My-enabled accessories: AirTag, Chipolo, VanMoof, and more

Emma Roth: Apple adds unlisted apps to its App Store

Filipe Espósito: Apple’s iPhone Lightning Dock may have been discontinued, but you can still find it in some countries

Brett’s iTip: Apparently this slipped in with iOS 15 the last several months that when you’re on a phone call and you tap the “Mute” button you’ll hear a tiny chime, and a similar one when you tap “Unmute.”

Jeff’s iTip: KeyPad - Use your Mac keyboard to type on your iPad or iPhone
The app is free with a $2.99 in-app purchase to support multiple devices. Get a taste of something similar to Universal Control in iOS 15.4 / macOS Monterey 12.3. And the question is “will KeyPad remain useful after the updates?”

Brett Burney from http://www.appsinlaw.com
Jeff Richardson from http://www.iphonejd.com

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The Automated Jeff
Don’t Track Me Bro!
AirTagging Your Kids
I Want My Find My
Secret Links to Not-So-Secret Apps
Jeff Wants to Rock the Dock!
Brett’s iTip: Mute & Unmute Chimes on iPhone Calls
Jeff’s iTip: KeyPad - Use your Mac keyboard to type on your iPad or iPhone