9to5Mac Happy Hour 169: FCC leaks gold iPhone X as Apple doubles down on secrecy

This week Benjamin and Zac talk about recent Amazon Alexa features and HomePod sales, Apple’s leaked memo on stopping leaks, the FCC’s gold iPhone X leak, and the potential for third-party Apple Watch faces.

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  • Benjamin Mayo
  • Zac Hall
  • Amazon’s Alexa gaining new ‘Follow-up Mode’, no longer requires trigger word after every request
  • Amazon adds long awaited intercom feature to its Alexa-enabled devices
  • Bloomberg: Apple lowers HomePod forecasts & orders as early sales prove lackluster
  • Apple ramping up effort to stop leaks with legal action, according to leaked memo
  • FCC appears to leak photos of gold iPhone X
  • Regulatory filings indicate a flurry of new iPhone (SE?) models launching soon
  • watchOS 4.3.1 suggests future support for third party watch faces [U]

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