Jack Dorsey’s Square, Inc. buys Tidal / Microsoft Mesh and the future of Microsoft Teams / Apple not switching to USB-C iPhones

Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn talk to Billboard’s Micah Singleton about Jack Dorsey’s Square, Inc. buying a majority stake in Jay-Z’s streaming service Tidal.

Verge senior editor Tom Warren joins the show to discuss the announcement of Microsoft’s Mesh mixed reality platform and the various updates to Microsoft Teams, Outlook, and more.

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Jack Dorsey’s Square, Inc. is buying a majority stake in Jay-Z’s streaming service Tidal
Square Is Acquiring a Majority Stake in Tidal for $297M
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Microsoft Mesh feels like the virtual future of Microsoft Teams meetings 
Microsoft Teams will soon let you pretend to be a news reporter during meetings
Microsoft’s new Intelligent Speakers deliver its promised meeting room of the future
Microsoft Teams is getting end-to-end encryption support
Microsoft’s new Outlook calendar board view looks a lot like Trello
Microsoft Edge gets a speedy startup feature and vertical tabs
Microsoft’s Windows 10 UI overhaul continues with new system icons
Google Workspace picks up new features designed for remote work
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 Plus review: built for business
A folding iPhone could be coming in 2023
Apple not switching to USB-C iPhones in the near future, according to Ming-Chi Kuo
iPhone 13 might finally bring a smaller notch and faster screens
Arizona advances bill forcing Apple and Google to allow Fortnite-style alternative payment options
Epic Games is buying Fall Guys creator Mediatonic
OpenHaystack is a new open-source tool that lets you create DIY AirTags on Apple’s Find My network
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