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Tim Cook says the Apple Watch helped him lose 30 pounds, but he still looks the same (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy, Ep. 83)

Where did all the weight go, Tim? Apple sold fewer iPhones but made more money, and Merriam-Webster is calling out Apple fanboys.

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Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 83

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THE APPLE BYTE EXTRA CRUNCHY SHOW NOTES:

IPHONE NEWS:

Apple CEO Tim Cook Attributes a 'Pause' in iPhone Purchases to 2017 iPhone Rumors

Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'Demand Was Stronger Towards iPhone 7 Plus Than We Expected'

OVERALL APPLE EARNINGS:

Apple Reports 2Q 2017 Results: $11B Profit on $52.9B Revenue, 50.8M iPhones

APPLE JOBS:

Tim Cook announces Apple's new $1 billion advanced manufacturing fund to promote US job creation

IPADS:

Worldwide Tablet Shipments Decline 8.5% in the First Quarter as the Slow Migration from Slates to Detachables Continues, According to IDC

Apple Sold Fewer iPads Year Over Year for 13th Straight Quarter as Tablet Market Shrinks to Five-Year Low

APPLE WATCH NEWS:

Apple Watch helped CEO Tim Cook lose 30 pounds

AIRPODS NEWS:

Apple's AirPods Achieve 98% Satisfaction Rate in User Study

EMAIL OF THE WEEK:

Hey Brian,Today, I witnessed the baddest of bad apples! In a mall, two friends sharing ONE set of airpods! Shopping around with 1 ear bud each. STOP. Almost as bad as an iPad as a camera!

Kurt D IrionUnited Kingdom

Merriam-Webster uses Apple fans to define 'sheeple'

Definition of sheeple

  1. : people who are docile, compliant, or easily influenced : people likened to sheep James Nichols, who ran the family farm here, stamped dollar bills with red ink in protest against currency and told his neighbors that they were "sheeple" for obeying authority like livestock. -- Sara Rimer and James Bennet

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