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73: Voyager in Low Power Mode
Dec 5 • 44 min
This week we discuss the macOS root bug situation, a new  Watch heart study, Voyager 1 firing thrusters after 37 years, a long-awaited App documentary and a couple of nice TouchBar apps discoveries. Show Notes Tesla owner builds a bitcoin mining rig in a…
72: iMac + A10?
Nov 29 • 51 min
This week we discuss the Uber hack, Apple and VR acquisition, the new iPhone SE, the iMac powered by A10 and once again MacBook Pro wishes. Show Notes Uber Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People - Bloomberg Google collects Android users'…
71: Do We Need Side Mirrors?
Nov 23 • 50 min
This week we discuss the HomePod delay, the Telsa Semi and Roadster 2.0, the high accuracy of the  Watch sensors and the implication of a robot ninja that's doing backflips! Show Notes Apple News John Paczkowski on Twitter: "Apple delays HomePod until…
70: It’s Like Popcorn
Nov 17 • 47 min
This week we discuss the FaceID hack,  Pay for iMessage, Star Wars's new series of films and speed listening to podcasts (as you should —Alex) Show Notes Hackers Claim to Break Face ID a Week After iPhone X Release – WIRED iOS 11.2 Supports Faster 7.5W…
69: First Dibs on Review
Nov 9 • 52 min
This week we discuss the iPhone X PR push, the internals of the said iPhone and we try to guess where FaceID will be added next! Show Notes iPhone X review: face the future - The Verge Review of Apple’s iPhone X at Disneyland iFixIt Does an iPhone X…
68: Trust Delivery Guys?
Nov 2 • 34 min
This week we discuss the new Amazon Cloud Camera and Key, the iPhone X and its repair costs and we get spied on by the iPhone camera! Show Notes Amazon Cloud Cam Fido iPhone X Pre-Orders Launching November 1st Steve Wozniak Not Upgrading to iPhone X…
67: More Expensive Than Useful
Oct 27 • 62 min
This week we discuss the KRACK vulnerability, the iPhone 8 vs the Pixel 2 and keyboards ruining lives. Follow-up Nespresso Cup Image 1, Image 2, Image 3, Image 4, Image 5 Nespresso Essenza Mini Review CoffeeDuck Capsules Nespresso Tamper Show Notes Severe…
66: Rage Post
Oct 20 • 51 min
This week we discuss Twitter's updates, the wild iPhone X, the Pixel 2 and Sonos events and the not-so-universal Universal Serial Bus. Follow-up Nespresso Essenza Mini Review Nespresso Coffeduck Capsules Stainless Steel Coffee Tamper for Nespresso…
65: Raise Your Witch
Oct 5 • 39 min
This week we discuss the iPhone X, the Super Mario Run and we review the Nespresso Essenza Mini coffee machine. Show Notes Designing Websites for iPhone X – WebKit Apple Open Source - Releases Dailydave Equitablefax Super Mario Run Update Released A Day…
64: Crash the Rings
Sep 28 • 59 min
This week we discuss the performance of iPhone 8,  Watch and Apple TV 4K reviews, give our review of the Boosted Board and first impressions of the Winboard GT-M8 2.0 mini electric skateboard. Show Notes iPhone 8 Is World's Fastest Phone (It's Not Even…
63: Rocks Tim Boat
Sep 23 • 76 min
This week we discuss the Apple Event, the iPhones in all their glory and Alex goes on a rant against leaks! Show Notes Apple Keynote Video - September 2017 Inside Apple Park: First look at the Steve Jobs Theater – Daily Mail Online Apple Retail Apple…
62: Cluster of Pixels
Sep 18 • 38 min
This week we discuss the iOS 11 GM leak, the Equifax leak and give our predictions for the September event. Show Notes ‘Futurama’ returns for a one-off, 42-minute podcast episode Leaked Apple warranty guide shows what it will and won't repair Alexa and…
61: All of the -ables
Sep 7 • 50 min
This week we discuss Sonos' smart speaker, 8K television, 4K Apple and review the Google Home and LG G6. Follow-up Juicero, the ridiculous $400 juicer company, is shutting down Show Notes Apple announces iPhone event on Sept. 12 in Steve Jobs Theater…
60: I’m with John
Sep 1 • 58 min
This week we discuss sentient chatbots, CrashPlan's exit, AccuWeather's storm and the Everyday Backpack is reviewed! Show Notes Elon Musk says Mark Zuckerberg’s understanding of the future of AI is ‘limited’ – TechCrunch Facebook shuts AI system after…
59: 1000 Years Old
Aug 2 • 35 min
This week we discuss new USB, new Tesla, new 4K Apple TV and old iPods. Show Notes Apple Listing Select Movies as 4K and HDR in iTunes Purchase History - Mac Rumors Apple Listing Select Movies as 4K and HDR in iTunes Purchase History - Mac Rumors iPhone 7…
58: Terrible Fate
Jul 26 • 37 min
This week we discuss new retro consoles, a new truck and a pair of yellow glasses. Show Notes Apple Pay Debit Finally Lands on Tangerine Apple Machine Learning Journal Daring Fireball: Public Service Announcement: You Should Not Force Quit Apps on iOS…
57: Circle Corners
Jul 20 • 23 min
This week we discuss new video and photo formats, Apple Watch servicing and the squeezable Pixel! Follow-Up Do Not Disturb of iOS 11 Camera Settings Under iOS 11 News Apple Extends Free Repairs of First-Generation Apple Watches With Detached Back Covers -…
56: Jailbreaking is Fun
Jul 14 • 52 min
This week we discuss security breach reporting, OLED screens and powerful faceplates for your everyday sockets! Follow-Up Better, Faster, Stronger - Juiced Electric Skateboards News Apple iPhone Could Be Banned from U.S. Under Qualcomm Complaint –…
55: Kitchen TV
Jul 8 • 54 min
This week we discuss a Neat book, a new classic console and a MagSafe replacement. News Nintendo SNES Classic on It’s Way! Panobook, a Widescreen Ratio Notebook for Your Desk Amazon Echo Show review: doing more by doing less - The Verge Made With ARKit…
54: Magic and/or Fake
Jul 4 • 35 min
This week we discuss Chris Lattner's exit of Tesla, the Scott Forstall interview, we review a Magic Bridge and warn listeners about fake electric skateboards campaign. Show Notes Chris Lattner on Twitter Chris Lattner's Resume Putting Your Finger On It:…
53: Juiced to 120Hz
Jun 19 • 52 min
This week we discuss new laws for carriers, fake followers and review both the new iPad 10.5” and the Juiced Board! Show Notes CRTC Bans Locked Cellphones and Unlocking Fees in Canada Starting Dec. 1 – iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource…
52: Storm of Announcements
Jun 6 • 72 min
This week it's all about the latest Apple announcements from the WWDC keynote. Lots to unwrap and many small things we discovered after the event. Show Notes WWDC 2017 — APPOCALYPSE — Apple - YouTube Apple TV Apple Watch iMac iMac Pro MacBook Pro MacBook…
51: Beating Apple Rumours
Jun 2 • 43 min
This week we discuss an old, new app, an 12k$ hourglass, do a full round-up of iPhone 8 rumours and list our 10 predictions for WWDC 2017. Follow-up Dash for iOS: Back on the App Store - Kapeli Blog RGBA: 23: Feel the Burn RGBA: 24: My Phone Kinda Burns…
50: Fingers Crushed
May 24 • 66 min
This week we discuss the recent WannaCrypt hacks, the new JSONFeed technology and rebirth of the MP3 file format, not its death! 😡 Follow-up Alcantara thoughness over time (thx Tristan!) What is Alcantara? Facebook now weighing 370MB It looks like…
49: Swipe a Lot
May 8 • 57 min
This week, the nerds discuss Apple Watch apps MIA, the Surface Laptop, the Nintendo 2DS XL and we review the Sony MDR-1000X noise cancelling headphones! Show Notes Major apps abandoning Apple Watch, including Google Maps, Amazon & eBay Overcast on iTunes…
48: Break a Leg
May 4 • 61 min
This week we fake human voice, the iPhone 8, discuss a new coffee roasting technique and introduce a camera cylinder for your bedroom! Show Notes Neil Cybart on Twitter: "Curious as to how large the Apple Watch business has become? Uber’s C.E.O. Plays…
47: Converging Rumors
Apr 26 • 57 min
This week we discuss the latest iPhone 8 leaks, Apple's Earth Day specials, a bunch of apps and the new AppStories podcast! Show Notes iPhone 8 Design Schematic Apple has developed a plan to train experts in self-driving cars - Business Insider Nintendo…
46: Lost My Train
Apr 17 • 24 min
This week, free coffee through the iMessage App Store, burgers, cylinders and nuggets for life. Follow-up Why Pro Matters – Sebastiaan de With – Medium Show Notes Apple Podcasts (@ApplePodcasts) – Twitter iTunes - Marketing on Podcasts - Apple Burger King…
45: F the Past
Apr 12 • 63 min
This week we discuss what the new Mac Pro could be, review a MacBook Pro and go over the changes at Twitter. Show Notes Walt Mossberg is retiring in June - Recode Critical Mass - The New Yorker Clips on the App Store The Twitter API Platform’s Future –…
44: Vintage Device
Apr 3 • 60 min
This week we cover the new Apple releases, April Fools and the Samsung face hack. Follow-up iPad - Apple iPhone 7 - Apple iPhone 7 Plus - Apple iPad mini 4 - Apple John Gruber on Twitter: "Got to play with Clips yesterday. Love it. It’s like iMovie and…
43: Where the Hell is my Apple Event?
Mar 27 • 57 min
This week we discuss Kickstarter campaigns, ads on Google Home and Hue Labs. Follow-up Twitterrific for Mac on Kickstarter Turn Touch on Kickstarter Show Notes Spammy Google Home spouts audio ads without warning – now throw yours in the trash • The…
42: Sometimes Meh.
Mar 20 • 37 min
This week we cover the Vault 7 hacks leak, review Zelda Breath of the Wild and discuss future iPhones. Follow-up Twitterrific for Mac: Project Phoenix by Sean Heber —Kickstarter Turn Touch — Beautiful Control News 'iPhone 8' Could Reportedly Be Called…
41: Connector Switch
Mar 13 • 43 min
This week we discuss once more USB-C and Lightning, YouTube TV and first impressions of Nintendo Switch. Follow-up Apple’s Next iPhone Will Have a Curved Screen - WSJ Ming-Chi Kuo Says All 2017 iPhones Will Have Lightning Connectors With USB-C Fast…
40: In a Chalet
Mar 3 • 50 min
This week we (quickly) cover a ton of rumors, discuss repairs and review the Google Day Dream. Show Notes Apple Says Third-Party iPhone Screen Repairs No Longer Fully Void Your Warranty - Mac Rumors Some 2016 MacBook Pro Owners Experiencing Keyboard…
39: Just for Research
Feb 16 • 40 min
This week we discuss smelly MacBooks, iPhone 8 rumours and a MagicBridge Follow-up Nintendo's 'Fire Emblem Heroes' Game Earned an Estimated $2.9 Million During First Day - Mac Rumors Show Notes Does This Candle Really Smell Like a New Mac? - YouTube This…
38: Swarm of 50 Big Dogs
Feb 9 • 61 min
This week we discuss the great Apple quarter, the IPO of the ghost and we review the Macbook Pro with Touch Bar.. Follow-Up Sorry for the duplicate shows last week! Show Notes Apple’s Q1 2017: Records for the iPhone and services, but the iPad still…
37: Tight Outlets
Feb 2 • 54 min
Sorry about last week's duplicate episodes, we had a hiccup moving the podcast! — Alexandre This week we discuss the latest iOS 10.3 beta, 3D TVs are (finally!) extinct and the truth about Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 woes. Subscribe RSS • iTunes • Android •…
36: Train Your Kids
Jan 26 • 32 min
This week we discuss the inception of Swift, sunsetting a cellular network and a pretty little dock. Show Notes Accidental Tech Podcast: 205: People Don't Use the Weird Parts Apple Sues Qualcomm Over Licensing Practices - WSJ Qualcomm Comments on Apple…
35: Hanafuda Captain Here!
Jan 19 • 53 min
100 Days Without the App Store - Kapeli Blog RGBA 23: Feel the Burn RGBA 24: My Phone Kinda Burns Consumer Reports Now Recommends MacBook Pros - Consumer Reports Stack Overflow Developer Survey 2016 Results Developer Survey 2017 Show Notes This iPhone Is…
34: Tic Toc Toc
Jan 11 • 52 min
Show Notes The iPod-based interface that lost out to iOS for the iPhone Debug 48: Melton & Ganatra episode II: Understanding Apple – iMore Debug 60: Melton & Ganatra episode III: Shipping software – iMore Melton on iTunes Two Google Homes Talking - Twitch…
33: I Am One With the Force
Dec 30, 2016 • 54 min
Follow-up Nintendo NES Classic Edition - Amazon Bell Fibe TV on the App Store Show Notes Yahoo - Important Security Information for Yahoo Users Apple Now Selling LG's UltraFine 5K Display, Extends $974 Sale Price Until March 31 - Mac Rumors Apple Extends…
32: Sleep Right Through
Dec 15, 2016 • 48 min
This week we discuss the USB-C nightmare, a checkout-less store and a cool GIF robot. Follow-up NES Classic Edition - Amazon XRGB Mini Framemeister Micomsoft Upscaler - Amazon Fitbit officially buys Pebble, but kills its smartwatches Show Notes Amazon…
31: It’s Very Neat
Dec 8, 2016 • 56 min
This week we discuss the downfall of connected devices and we review the Pixels. Show Notes Downloads Make It Even Easier to Watch Netflix on the Go What if the AirPort Extreme becomes the Siri Speaker? – Macworld Aqua and Bondi, Saviors of Apple (Book)…
30: Contact-Less Everything
Dec 4, 2016 • 54 min
This week we discuss Ultra HD standards, Airports and Touch Bars. Follow-up McLaren shareholders have rejected bids, not looking to sell | Reuters Show Notes 2016 MacBook Pro Keyboard vs. Magic Keyboard vs. iPad Pro Smart Keyboard - YouTube xkcd:…
29: Squishy Mode
Nov 30, 2016 • 47 min
This week we discuss the Grand Tour, the NES Classic Edition and macOS automation. Show Notes “Designed by Apple in California” chronicles 20 years of Apple design macOS Automation The Grand Tour Apple could make iPhones in US in future: sources - Nikkei…
28: Get Over It
Nov 17, 2016 • 42 min
This week we discuss the iPhone 7 Plus, new iPads and a couple of old socks. Follow-up One Professional's Look At The New MacBook Pro – The Huffington Post Show Notes NES Classic Edition iPhone SE Unlikely to Receive Refresh in Early 2017 - Mac Rumors…
27: An Empty Little Hole
Nov 12, 2016 • 48 min
This week we discuss price drops for everyone and circle back on the MacBook Pro. Show Notes Apple Drops Dongle Prices – 512 Pixels Apple Drops Prices of 4K and 5K LG Displays by 25 Percent - Mac Rumors SSD In Late 2016 ‘Entry-Level’ MacBook Pro Removable…
26: The Dongle Starter Kit
Nov 2, 2016 • 59 min
This week we discuss the new Macs and an email thread from 2001. Follow-up Alexandre's Predictions MacBook Air Retina NOPE Mac Mini with easy design NOPE New Thunderbolt display 5k 27” 1/2 Crazy: New eInk Keyboard, external NOPE Total: 0.5 pts Tyler's…
25: Let’s Get It Rolling
Oct 27, 2016 • 50 min
This week we discuss car projects, evil connected devices and the Nintendo Switch! Show Notes Welcome to Macintosh: Season 3 by Mark Bramhill —Kickstarter Apple to Scale Back Car Project First Look at the Nintendo Switch NVIDIA Gaming Technology Powers…
24: My Phone Kinda Burns
Oct 21, 2016 • 27 min
This week we discuss the death of the Note, an App Store soap opera and the second death of a great man. Follow-up Dear Dash Users - Kapeli Blog Dash and Apple: My Side of the Story - Kapeli Blog Dash developer speaks: Here's his full story – iMore Show…
23: Feel the Burn
Oct 17, 2016 • 41 min
This week we discuss acquisitions, sapphire and exploding replacements Show Notes Sources: Google will not make a Twitter bid and Apple is also an unlikely suitor - Recode Samsung acquires Viv, a next-gen AI assistant built by the creators of Apple’s Siri…
22: Knives in Your Eyes
Oct 7, 2016 • 37 min
This week we discuss pills for your Mac and a cord cutter’s dream. Show Notes DJI's new Mavic Pro is its smallest 4K drone - YouTube GoPro - Karma GOPRO DRONE!!! Karma flying in NYC - YouTube The ill-fated tale of Phoneys, the stupid little sticker pack…
21: Your Mileage May Vary
Oct 3, 2016 • 39 min
This week we go over our iPhone and Sierra impressions, we hear a hisss and get hacked. Follow-Up RGBA on YouTube Show Notes My iPhone 7 Plus is Emitting Noise From Logic Board (Updated) – 512 Pixels Myke Hurley on Twitter: "I think I worked it out, the…
20: RGBA Series 2
Sep 26, 2016 • 61 min
This week we discuss the redesign of RGBA and the iPhone event. RGB is now RGBA http://rgba.fm for all the social accounts iPhone Event 2016 AirPods Fake Ad Austin Mann in Rwanda Glif for iPhone Material Dock Bose QC35 Wireless Headphones  Watch Milanese…
19: My Dollar Is on 7
Sep 2, 2016 • 22 min
This week we finally see a close to production iPhone 7, we are on the lookout for the ISS and we discuss squishy mats. This show was actually recorded before my vacation (early August), but due to scheduling constraints, only published today. — Alexandre…
18: One Fourteen Canadians
Aug 4, 2016 • 29 min
This week we discuss the many iPhones, Kickstarters and we have our first contest to win a pair of bone conducting headphones! The New Glif: A Tripod Mount for Smartphones, Redesigned by Dan Provost & Tom Gerhardt —Kickstarter Thoroughly Considered -…
17: Touching Radii
Jul 29, 2016 • 62 min
This week we discuss Pokémon Go, a new retro Nintendo console and the iPhone 7. Show Notes iPhone 7 : Photos des nouveaux écouteurs Lightning ?! POKÉMON GO! Pokémon GO on the App Store Pokémon Go launch in Japan postponed after email leak – TechCrunch…
16: It’s Been Sent to the Farm
Jul 14, 2016 • 44 min
This week we discuss gatekeeping, vulnerabilities and possibly the best iPhone rumour to date. Show Notes Man marries smartphone at Las Vegas chapel - Story Apple reportedly in talks to acquire Jay Z's Tidal music service – The Verge iPhone 7 home hutton…
15: Snap, Kernel and Port
Jun 30, 2016 • 42 min
This week we discuss Lightning headphone ports, unencrypted kernels and a cool mobile plan for Canadians. Show Notes Behind Apple’s Advanced Computer Vision for Photos app — Medium The Talk Show Live From WWDC 2016 on Vimeo Apple Opens Up iPhone Code in…
14: Dead Watches Everywhere
Jun 23, 2016 • 62 min
This week we cover all the new software features announced at WWDC and we review the new Bose QC35 wireless headset. Show Notes Everything Apple announced at WWDC 2016 in one handy list LIVE FROM WWDC 2016, WITH PHIL SCHILLER AND CRAIG FEDERIGHI Knock –…
13: Just for funzies
Jun 16, 2016 • 39 min
This week we discuss major App Store policy changes, iMessage on Android, a camera app, a todo app and a new social network app! Developers seeing dramatically faster App Store review times on submissions – 9to5Mac Search Ads - App Store - Apple Developer…
12: Bring Back the Mac
Jun 9, 2016 • 36 min
This week we discuss WWDC predictions, a dreamy new Thunderbolt Display and our iOS 10 wishlist. Watch WWDC - WWDC - Apple Developer Thunderbolt Display Stock Limited at Apple Stores Ahead of WWDC - Mac Rumors Razer Blade Stealth Ultrabook and Razer Core…
11: They Love Their SKUs
May 31, 2016 • 53 min
This week we discuss new futuristic MacBook Pro, new flying and filtration gadgets, Twitter’s good, bad and ugly and the fate of Apple. Apple prepping thinner MacBook Pros with OLED screen above keyboard, Touch ID for Q4 Dyson Releases Its First Connected…
10: Famous Moon Shot
May 25, 2016 • 49 min
This week we discuss podcast advertising in the ear of the listener and all the cool new stuff Google announced at the IO conference. Podcasts Surge, but Producers Fear Apple Isn’t Listening - The New York Times Libsyn - Podcast Hosting Services Podtrac -…
9: Not the Prettiest Colour
May 11, 2016 • 30 min
This week we go over the most influentials gadgets, an Apple Music redesign and a crazy Mac collection. The 50 Most Influential Gadgets of All Time Apple Music’s iOS 10 overhaul detailed: black & white UI, huge artwork, lyrics integration | 9to5Mac Teen…
8: I Let My Kid Drop It
May 3, 2016 • 40 min
This week, we discuss the next iPhone, a couple of new apps and one that got a fresh coat of paint. And for the first time, Coffee corner! Instagram Rolls Out New Modern Design iPhone 7 Plus Design Drawings Depict Dimensions Identical to iPhone 6s Plus…
7: Dub Dub is Weird
Apr 26, 2016 • 63 min
This week, we discuss the German Apple Car, we visualize a wishlist for iOS 10, glance on a pink MacBook and review the 9.7” iPad Pro. Tesla VP Chris Porritt Recently Joined Apple's 'Special Projects' Group - Mac Rumors Apple Reportedly Running Secret Car…
6: Rule Them All… Maybe Not
Apr 21, 2016 • 67 min
This week, we sunset smart devices, we expand and compress offers, imagine the Apple Car and take a trip down memory lane for the 40th anniversary of the fruit company. UIKit on Mac Brent Simmons (FU) Nest sunsetting Revolv Nest Problems with the company…
5: Shiny Tips Conundrum
Apr 6, 2016 • 49 min
This week, we are done with the FBI, stability is off the chart for iOS, the new macOS name, a cool lamp and a few great new apps! Longer CPU release cycles by Intel, time for an Apple CPU? FBI Drops iPhone 5C Case FBI agrees to help Arkansas prosecutors…
4: I Love Freaky Robots
Mar 31, 2016 • 37 min
This week, we take apart iPhones in 11 seconds, use Siri to hack an iPhone, update a grandpa iPad 2 and introduce a review corner. Apple Event Thoughts on the iPhone SE and iPad Pro Event 40 years in 40 seconds Liam Robot (video) CareKit and ResearchKit…
3: N is for Nutella and NAS
Mar 21, 2016 • 30 min
The guys discuss why you should only wipe once, their NAS and Apple TV setup to consume media, Android N and the Overcast update. MBKHD New Feature Overview (video) Android N, for Nutella? 🌰 🐮 MKBHD agrees in another video (2:20) Last Week Tonight with…
2: Friends Meet-up on Hoverboards
Mar 14, 2016 • 36 min
With a much better audio quality, the guys are ridin’ dirty on hoverboards, seeing sunshine through the Apple Campus and discussing the gear they are currently using to record the podcast. Alex's Gear Audio-Technica AT2005 On Stage Stands MS7701 Tripod…
1: Just Trying to Fill My Rings
Mar 7, 2016 • 30 min
The guys are filling rings, shocking pacemakers, encrypting families and what to expect with the iPhone 7. iPhone 7 Concept iPhone 7 dual-camera iPhone 7 without 3.5mm, solution design MacRumors Round-up iPhone SE 1Password for Famillies 1Password on iOS…
The Trailer
Mar 4, 2016 • 1 min
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