Bring Your Own Device

Bring Your Own Device

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Apple news, reviews and opinions
Episode 23: Have a strong word with yourself
Oct 14 • 82 min
Nati shares his great FaceTime experience, which pulls us to rant about the state of Twitter, and why Greg lost his motivation to talk about tech. Then we follow-up on Apple Watch series 3, weekly iOS 11 releases for bug fixes, and the all…
22: I really miss Walt Mossberg
Oct 4 • 80 min
We discuss everything that Greg got for his birthday and returned and the impressions about the new Apple products (but not the Apple TV 4K). Then we dive into Apple’s privacy stance, how they are increasing the data they collect without…
21: Hashtag embrace the notch
Sep 24 • 72 min
We managed to overcome personal family health issues, and Jewish holidays to record this episode, in which Greg reveals his Apple purchases which bring him one step closer to his Tim Cook badge. Also, we discuss Apple’s silicon power with the A11…
20: It’s Eddy Cue, he might be on drugs
Sep 15 • 107 min
Now that the iPhone event is past us, we talk about the leaks leading to the event and break down the event’s interesting (for us) topics and themes in our iPhone event Bingo kind of way. We also share our opinions about the products, and whether or…
19: You’ve triggered Cortana!
Sep 8 • 81 min
It’s now only a week away from the iPhone event. Nathan is excited, but Greg has had enough of the leaks. We talk about the heating up assistant wars, and its effect on Android OEMs as well as Apple moving Siri to a new leader. Most exciting of all,…
18: A headphone jack for a bitcoin with special guest Ben Basche
Aug 26 • 103 min
This week we have a special guest - Ben Basche - which joins us in discussing about the Apple’s TV messy strategy, Android Oreo’s launch and how it reflects about Google’s Android strategy and relationships with Android OEMs. Also we talk about…
17: I do not care about icons
Aug 19 • 74 min
This week we discover that Greg has more stickers than Nati does and that’s a shame that MacOS messages doesn’t have stickers. Then we follow-up on How the firmware gods are preventing Greg from installing the latest watchOS beta, the LTE Apple Watch…
16: You don’t sound like an Air, You sound like a Pro
Aug 12 • 70 min
We talked about Nati’s new MacBook Pro (Escape) configuration choice and Greg’s new Beats Solo 3’s and why the W1 chip is a breakthrough technology. We continued with more information discovered in the HomePod firmware: A cellular Apple Watch…
15: Accidental HomePod leaks
Aug 5 • 73 min
We started off with privacy (#Germany agrees with Nati) and Apple’s decision to comply with Chinese law about VPN apps in the AppStore. Then we continued with the iPod’s end of life as we know it, the iPhone 8/X’s self-leaked information by Apple and…
14: An Octopus hints at 8 with special guest Daryl Baxter
Jul 29 • 100 min
Greg celebrates our first guest - Daryl Baxter - with some new podcasting equipment which somewhat backfires, discussing the HUGE notifications improvements on iOS 11 beta 4, and Daryl’s overall iOS 11 impressions as a huge supporter of ‘working’ on the…
13: Emoji Subscription
Jul 23 • 73 min
Nati rants about conductive charging being called wireless, and Greg rants about the state of iOS 11’s notifications (again). We continue with software and subscriptions, a quick update about Apple and Qualcomm, question whether Android is a dead end…
12: Get off my (app) lawn!
Jul 16 • 83 min
We moved our hosting to Libsyn and even got a refund (thank you Twitter)! which got us talking about audio, ads platforms and how come Google isn’t pushing into Podcasts as promised. Also, we discussed the rumors about Apple struggling with…
11: What are these sad melting people?
Jul 8 • 63 min
Nathan finally gets AirPods! We discuss the stra…
10: Flashbacks, Apple Maps and AR
Jul 1 • 85 min
Greg and Nati take out tech pundits who mistake t…
09: The iPad Pro gets a Promotion
Jun 22 • 75 min
Greg is blown away by the new 10.5” iPad Pro 120H…
08: Get Your Tim Cook Badge
Jun 18 • 76 min
UPDATED EPISODE: More WWDC follow up than we real…
07: Retina for your ears
Jun 8 • 101 min
Greg and Nati talk about the most wonderful time …
06: Do you really want a bezel-less iPad?
Jun 3 • 73 min
Greg and Nathan talk about some interesting desig…
05: 3rd party drag and drop is very dangerous
May 28 • 71 min
Nathan watches the excruciating unveil of the new…
04: Buzzwords make everything more exciting
May 21 • 65 min
We have used machine learning and AI to make the …
03: Hey Siri! Tell Me About Windows 10S
May 14 • 71 min
For episode 3 Greg and Nathan both take a look at…
02: Quarterly Cellular Litigations
May 7 • 72 min
For episode 2 Nathan drags Greg kicking and screa…
01: Renders of leaks of lies
Apr 30 • 71 min
For the first episode Greg and Nathan discuss exa…