9to5Mac Happy Hour 226: 8-core MacBook Pros, butterfly keyboard changes, new LG UltraFine display

This week Benjamin and Zac discuss LG’s new 23.7-inch 4K UltraFine display in Apple Stores, the surprise MacBook Pro updates and changes to the keyboard repair program, an update on Apple News+, and much more.

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Stories we discuss in this episode:

  • Apple Stores are quietly selling a 23.7-inch LG UltraFine display
  • Apple Store now selling new generation LG UltraFine 4K display with 23.7-inch screen, Thunderbolt 3 passthrough
  • Apple announces more powerful 8-core MacBook Pro
  • Apple expands Keyboard Service Program to include 2018 MacBook Pro and current MacBook Air
  • Eddy Cue says Apple has ‘hundreds’ of people working to make Apple News+ better
  • FTC wins antitrust case against Qualcomm [update: Qualcomm appealing]
  • Government database filing suggests Apple Watch ECG will soon launch in Canada
  • Lutron announces new Aurora dimmer for Hue lights

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