Three Indicators: California heat waves, remote work survey, price of iPhones : The Indicator from Planet Money Crank up that AC because a record-breaking heat wave is sweeping through the American West. That, plus workplace surveys, and Apple's newest drop on indicators of the week.

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Heat waves, remote work, iPhones

Heat waves, remote work, iPhones

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Heat waves rise near a heat danger warning sign.
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The American West is sweating over a record-breaking heat wave. As the temperature ticks up, so does the demand for electricity.

Today on the show, that and two other indicators about the future of remote work and Apple's newest surprise.

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