elon musk vs. apple: tech battle for the ages! [the cultcast]

Well, that escalated quickly! Image: Steve Jurvetson/Flickr CC/Modified by Cult of Mac

This week on Cult of Mac’s podcast: After new Twitter CEO Elon Musk began publicly questioning some of Apple’s policies, he went mano-a-mano with Tim Cook. Maybe Musk’s meme-y declaration of war was a bit premature …

Also on The CultCast:

The sad state of iCloud storage. A Twitter phone? Really?!? 2023 MacBook Pro benchmarks reveal a big fat surprise. A totally weird tale about the dangers of walking the streets of New York City with hundreds of iPhones.

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This week’s top Apple news

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

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

Elon Musk declares war on Apple Elon Musk might release a Twitter phone Elon Musk admits Apple never planned to kick Twitter out of iPhone App Store iCloud Storage Over the Years (graph from Basic Apple Guy} Leaked 2023 MacBook Pro benchmarks show it’ll support much more RAM Why walking the streets of NYC with 300 iPhones is a bad idea

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