Apple simplifies switching and beefs up sound quality in upcoming AirPods update

Apple is bringing automatic switching between devices and spatial surround sound to AirPods and AirPods Pro..
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Michael Simon has been covering Apple since the iPod was the iWalk. His obsession with technology goes back to his first PC—the IBM Thinkpad with the lift-up keyboard for swapping out the drive. He's still waiting for that to come back in style tbh.