Apple December ‘event’, iPhone 11 Smart Battery Cases and HomeKit Secure Video

11.22.2019 - By 9to5Mac Happy Hour

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Apple has a 'special event' dedicated to apps, the WWDC app has been rebranded, iPhone 11 has an all-new Smart Battery Case, Zac has hands-on experience with HomeKit Secure Video, and Apple TV+ has some unexpected movie drama.
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Stories we discuss in this episode:

Apple holding 'special event' for December 2nd in New York City
Apple renames WWDC app to "Apple Developer", adds new features
Apple releases new Smart Battery Cases for iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro
Bloomberg: Apple is changing the way it tests software following iOS 13's buggy debut, new process starts with iOS 14
Logitech now rolling out HomeKit Secure Video support to Circle 2 Wired camera
Using HomeKit Secure Video in iOS 13.2 with Logitech Circle 2 cameras
HomeKit Secure Video is a privacy win, but expect some missing features for now theater mode
[Update: Officially announced with full specs] Netatmo’s upcoming HomeKit video doorbell features microSD card slot for no-cost recording, more
Netatmo Weather Station now supports HomeKit: air quality, humidity, temperature and CO2 sensors
Hands-on: Netatmo Weather Station combines indoor and outside sensors with excellent HomeKit integration
Apple wants to premiere Apple TV+ films in movie theaters weeks ahead of their streaming release
Apple TV+ Plus Guide: Here's all the Apple TV shows and movies available now
Apple cancels premiere of 'The Banker' original film starring Samuel L. Jackson over 'concerns' [U]
HomeKit Weekly: Hyperlocal temperature and humidity with Siri and the Home app
afi festival
Apple TV Channels to add support for CBS All Access subscriptions next week
CBS All Access now available through Apple TV Channels
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