Will Apple dump Intel for ARM at WWDC, Microsoft waves white flag in browser wars: Vertical Hold ep 282

Will Apple pull the plug on Intel-based Macs at WWDC? Why is Microsoft giving up its long-fought browser battles? All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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We’re joined this week by Matthew JC Powell, a man who has forgotten more about Apple than I’ll ever know to delve into the details (that we know of) around Apple transitioning to an ARM-only world for its Mac range. Matthew’s been through numerous Mac platform changes in the past, and has some unique insights into what might lie in the future for Apple’s computer range.

We also dive back into the history of the browser wars with Angus Kidman from Finder, as Microsoft flips the switch on its Chromium-based Edge browser, effectively signalling defeat after more than 20 years of fighting in the browser wars. Microsoft had some… interesting tactics in its battle for browser dominance, but will Google be any better?

All this and more in the latest episode — subscribe today on your podcasting app of choice!

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Author: Alex

Alex Kidman is a multi-award winning Australian technology writer, former editor at Gizmodo, CNET, GameSpot, ZDNet, PC Mag, APC, Finder and as a contributor to the ABC, SMH, AFR, Courier Mail, GadgetGuy, PC & Tech Authority, Atomic and many more. He's been writing professionally since 1998, and his passions include technology, social issues, education, retro gaming and professional wrestling.

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