MacVoices #23278: More with Larry O’Connor of OWC on Thunderbolt and iPhone 15 (2)

The second part of our conversation with Larry O’Connor, Founder and CEO  of Other World Computing (OWC), wraps up the confusion around Thunderbolt versions and hardware. Larry then looks at the opportunities for more creativity with the capabilities of iPhone 15, a new OWC utility that evaluates external drives for video use with it, and a surprising warning for PC users or those using drives with PCs. (Part 2) 

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Show Notes:


0:00:38 Introduction to Larry O’Connor and Thunderbolt 3 vs. Thunderbolt 4
0:09:42 Intel’s Mistake with Thunderbolt 4 Naming
0:11:36 Differentiating Thunderbolt 3 and Thunderbolt 4
0:12:38 Understanding the complexity of Thunderbolt technology
0:16:06 iPhone 15: A Powerful Tool for Creative Professionals
0:16:51 iPhone 15 Pro’s professional video capabilities
0:18:30 SpeedTest for iPhone ensures drive performance for direct capture
0:21:16 Ensuring Confidence in Drive Testing
0:22:35 Apple making video editing accessible for professionals and home users
0:24:15 The importance of using APFS for data protection
0:29:58 The Rapid Progress of Technology
0:30:47 Apple’s Easy-to-Use Products
0:32:45 Plans for CES and Appreciation for Customers


Larry O’Connor is the Founder and CEO of Other World Computing (aka OWC). Connect with him on X/Twitter as @OWCLarry.


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