Vergecast: iOS 14.5 attributes, Apple income skyrocket, and podcasting

Each and every Friday, The Verge publishes our flagship podcast, The Vergecast, exactly where host Nilay Patel discusses the week in tech information with the reporters and editors masking the most significant tales.

This 7 days on The Vergecast, Nilay delivers in Verge deputy editor Dan Seifert and news editor Chaim Gartenberg to examine the attributes extra in Apple’s iOS update to 14.5, Apple and other tech companies’ skyrocketing earnings in spite of the ongoing pandemic, and how the worldwide semiconductor shortage is influencing the tech field.

Afterwards in the clearly show, senior reporter Ashley Carman operates by way of the current developments in podcasting platforms. At an function last 7 days, Apple introduced a new membership element inside of Apple Podcasts for creators to provide to their listeners. Ashley discusses the audio product or service developments announced this 7 days from competitor businesses like Spotify, Facebook, and SiriusXM, and what this may well necessarily mean for podcast creators.

There’s a whole good deal far more in concerning all of that — like Samsung’s freshly announced Galaxy Reserve Professionals and the impending demo amongst Epic Online games and Apple — so hear right here or in your chosen podcast participant to hear the whole dialogue.

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