The CultCast: AirPods are ready for their upgrades, and so are we!

AirPods are ready for their upgrades … and so are we! [The CultCast]


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Just when you thought AirPods couldn't get any better ...
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This week on Cult of Mac’s podcast: Apple’s roadmap for future AirPods looks ambitious. The company wants them to take your temperature to see if you’re feverish, test your ears to see if you’re hard of hearing, substitute for hearing aids, and charge using the one cable to rule them all … USB-C!

It’s all music to our ears.

Also on The CultCast:

  • An Apple monitor that works even when your Mac is turned off sounds perfect for some people and situations.
  • Shocker! Apple’s Vision Pro headset might be in incredibly short supply at launch.
  • Threads, the new “Twitter killer” from Meta, doesn’t seem like that much of a threat. However, it might play nice with Mastodon. (Griffin is optimistic!)
  • Suddenly, Apple TV+ seems like a streaming contender.
  • Erfon is pretty, pretty, pretty pleased with Apple’s stock price.

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This week’s top Apple news

On the show this week: Your host Erfon Elijah (@erfon), Cult of Mac managing editor Lewis Wallace (@lewiswallace) and Cult of Mac writer D. Griffin Jones (@dgriffinjones).

Here are the headlines we’re talking about on this week’s show:

Weekly Cult of Mac giveaway

Cleverly designed to charge three of your Apple devices simultaneously
This charger is cleverly designed to charge three of your Apple devices simultaneously.
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Win a compact charger that juices up 3 devices at once

Kuxiu’s folding three-in-one travel charger is so cool, we’re giving it away again — and this time, the giveaway is going international!

This week, Cult of Mac is giving away one Kuxiu X40, retail price $89.99. It can charge your MagSafe iPhone, your Apple Watch and your AirPods all at once. And then you can fold it up and toss it in your travel bag.

To enter, just visit our giveaway page. We guarantee you’ve got a shot at winning!


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