Would you buy a foldable Apple iPhone today? (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy, Ep. 65)

Plans are in the works to use drones to help to improve Apple Maps. Apple comes clean about the iPhone 6S battery issue, and AirPods could be coming in the next few weeks.

Brian Tong Editor / Video
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