The Dalrymple Report

The Dalrymple Report

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Jim Dalrymple and Dave Mark face off on all things Apple, tech, music, and just a sprinkling of hockey.


139: With special guest Rene Ritchie
Mar 13 • 56 min
Rene Ritchie joined me on this week’s show to talk about the effects of coronavirus on Apple and around the world. We also talked the gear Rene is using right now, as well as his favorite Apple TV+ shows. Brought to you by: : Go to and get $50…
138: WWDC, iPhone and Apple Music
Mar 6 • 49 min
Coronavirus is affecting people around the world, but what does it mean for WWDC? Dave and I also talk about the possible affects on iPhone production, as well as switching Apple Music to other countries.
137: NHL goalies, iPhones in movies, and grocery stores
Mar 2 • 48 min
Emergency goalies in the NHL? That’s a thing. Dave and I also look at Amazon’s new grocery stores that have no cashiers or checkout lines, as well as how iPhones are used in movies. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server…
136: Fold phones, fingernails and Amazing Stories
Feb 21 • 55 min
Fold phones are still breaking, which shouldn’t surprise anyone. Apple TV+ is releasing Amazing Stories and an Amazon vendor scams the system.
135: Mythic Quest, Essential, and Samsung
Feb 14 • 44 min
Apple TV+ tops the list of topics in today’s podcast as Dave and I talk about the newly released Mythic Quest. We also have some fun with Andy Rubin and Samsung. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud….
134: AirPods Pro, Apple Maps, and Apple News+
Feb 7 • 65 min
Dave got his new AirPods Pro this week, so we spent some time talking about our thoughts on the product. We also discussed the improved Apple Maps, and share our thoughts on Apple News+. Brought to you by: : Go to and get $50 off your first job…
133: Neil Young and Apple earnings
Jan 31 • 56 min
I bring the confusion I have over Neil Young slamming the MacBook Pro to the podcast this week. Dave and I also talk about Apple earnings and Mac Pro in the wild. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud….
132: Encryption, Apple Watch, and Thunderstruck
Jan 24 • 51 min
A baby singing Thunderstruck? Yeah, Dave found the video. We also discuss Apple encryption, as well as fixing and upgrading your Apple Watch.
131: Neil Peart, Peacock, and AirPods
Jan 17 • 51 min
Dave and I talk about Neil Peart, Rush’s drummer who died last week, as well as NBC adding a new streaming service and a bad AirPods Pro update Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud. Get a server…
130: Volume, AppleCare, and Dio Holograms
Jan 10 • 58 min
I don’t think Dave and I have ever talked about the legendary singer Ronnie James Dio on the show before, but we fix that this week. We also discuss the various ways to adjust volume levels on iOS and Dave’s surprise check from AppleCare. Brought to…
129: Gadgets and porch pirates
Dec 22, 2019 • 60 min
Dave and I talk about some of the best gadgets over the last decade, Samsung’s inflated numbers, and the scourge the earth—porch pirates. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud. Get a server running…
128: Mac Pro and Apple Maps
Dec 13, 2019 • 55 min
Dave and I talk about the release of the Mac Pro this week and my annoyance with some complaining over the price. We also discuss Apple Maps and how it could learn from the way we use it. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD…
127: Billie Eilish, Activation Lock, and MacBook Pro
Dec 6, 2019 • 47 min
Thanksgiving is over and Dave and I are back at it. From Billie Eilish to MacBook Pros shutting down, we talk about a variety of topics and have our usual amount of fun doing it.
126: GarageBand, AirPods Pro and autocorrect
Nov 22, 2019 • 54 min
Dave and I kicked off this week talking about cooking, but moved into how people are using GarageBand on iOS and Mac. We also discussed autocorrect on iOS and whether or not the AirPods Pro leave any room for competition. Brought to you by:…
125: MacBook Pro and Disney+
Nov 15, 2019 • 47 min
Dave and I talk about the new MacBook Pro that Apple released this week, looking beyond the fixed keyboard. We also look at Disney+ and the extraordinary start the the streaming service. Brought to you by: : Go to and get $50 off your first job…
124: Apple TV+ and HomePod
Nov 8, 2019 • 55 min
Dave and I talk about Apple TV+ and the strategy Apple has for releasing new shows. We also follow-up on some HomePod problems. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud. Get a server running in seconds…
123: AirPods Pro Hands On and HomePod
Nov 1, 2019 • 54 min
Dave and I go into some detail of the new AirPods Pro after my use with the headphones. We also talk about the HomePod and some of the new features in its latest software update.
122: Catalina, iOS and Alexa, Google security
Oct 25, 2019 • 61 min
There have been many complaints about the new versions of macOS and iOS since their release. Dave and I talk about that, as well as looking at the security of Google and Amazon’s voice assistant products. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and…
121: Disney+, Samsung security, and Google
Oct 18, 2019 • 55 min
Disney+ is coming, so Dave and I talked about the demographics of who might subscribe. We also talked about Samsungs lack of security and whether or not you tell people if you have a Google speaker in your house when they visit. Brought to you by:…
120: China, Catalina, and Musicals
Oct 11, 2019 • 54 min
It’s been a rough week for Apple in China. Dave and I talk about that, some problems with macOS Catalina, and how much I hate musicals. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud. Get a server running in…
119: Playing radio stations on HomePod
Oct 5, 2019 • 43 min
Dave recalls some difficulty he’s had with his Apple Wallet and we talk about playing terrestrial radio stations on the HomePod.
118: Night Mode and Apple Watch
Sep 30, 2019 • 56 min
Dave and I talk this week about the iPhone 11 and Night Mode when taking pictures. We also look at the new Apple Watch and what’s important to me about using the device. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode…
117: A look at the iPhones 11
Sep 20, 2019 • 77 min
I’ve been using the new iPhones for a few days, so Dave and I took some time to talk about some of the new features. Brought to you by: : OmniFocus is a professional to-do list manager that helps you, as its tagline says, Accomplish More Every…
116: A look at the Apple event
Sep 13, 2019 • 66 min
Dave and I took a few minutes to talk about the behavior of The New York Times reporter on Twitter, but quickly moved on to discussing all of the products Apple introduced at its event this week. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage…
115: iPhone naming and ice packs
Sep 6, 2019 • 54 min
The new iPhone is set to be released next week so Dave and I discuss what the naming of the devices could be. Dave also shares what he uses ice packs for.
114: Apple event and Siri privacy
Aug 30, 2019 • 58 min
Apple sent out the event invite just as Dave and I were podcasting, so we talked a little bit about what to expect at the September 10 event. Apple also clarified what it will be doing to help Siri become better, while maintaining the privacy of its…
113: All about Apple Card
Aug 23, 2019 • 57 min
The Apple Card was released to the general public this week, so Dave and I took the opportunity to talk about some of the features and what it means for the consumer. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode…
112: App Store links, Twitter and Google Assistant
Aug 16, 2019 • 42 min
Apple will now show you information from an App Store link, no matter the device you try to view it on. This is a big step for the App Store. Dave and I also talk about Google Assistant’s new feature of assigning reminders to other people and Twitter…
111: Apple Card, Yelp, and Time Machine
Aug 10, 2019 • 63 min
The Apple Card starting arriving for some people this week. Dave is still upset about Apple using Yelp, especially with news about the company this week and we talk about Time machine backups. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an…
110: Apple doom, and Maps in iOS 13
Aug 2, 2019 • 53 min
Apple has always been doomed, even when they’re not. The media always finds a way to report the bad about Apple, and sometimes the bad is really hard to find. We also take a look at the improvements to Apple Maps in iOS 13.
109: DOJ investigation, Walkie-Talkie, and the first iPhone call
Jul 26, 2019 • 54 min
Dave and I looked at the recently announced DOJ investigation into tech companies, as well as the return of Walkie-Talkie on the Apple Watch, and the first ever iPhone call. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the…
108: Snoopy and 3D Touch
Jul 19, 2019 • 51 min
Snoopy is coming to Apple TV+, so Dave and I spend some time talking about some of the TVs on Apple’s upcoming service. We also discussed the elimination of 3D Touch in the upcoming release of iOS. Brought to you by: : OmniFocus is a professional…
107: MacBooks, an old iPhone, and Apple Watch
Jul 12, 2019 • 58 min
Dave and I wrapped up our thoughts on the new MacBook updates this week, and talked about an old iPhone Dave found in a drawer. We also looked at things Apple could do with the Apple Watch and iPad to help people with disabilities, which is a very…
106: Apple batteries, Apple TV remote and Amazon counterfeits
Jun 28, 2019 • 56 min
Dave and I talked about some fun topics today including battery life in Apple products and counterfeit products at Amazon, but we went off topic a lot and just had a blast talking about everything. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage…
105: Siri and Wolfram, and product strategy
Jun 21, 2019 • 59 min
Dave had a nice little surprise today as he explained about using Siri with Wolfram to get better answers. We also talked about Apple gaming and the overall companies product strategy. Brought to you by: : iMazing is the Swiss Army Knife of…
104: AirPods at work, Apple Arcade and WWDC
Jun 14, 2019 • 69 min
Dave and I talked about how people are using AirPods at work these days, as well as what Apple Arcade means for gamers. We ended with a wrap-up of WWDC and our thoughts on some of the announcements. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and…
103: WWDC with John Gruber and Matt Drance
Jun 7, 2019 • 56 min
John Gruber and Matt Drance joined me again this year to discuss WWDC and all of the announcements from the conference. From coding to the Mac Pro, we give our thoughts on what we saw at WWDC. Brought to you by: : iMazing is the Swiss Army Knife…
102: iPod Touch, bats, and another disagreement
May 31, 2019 • 47 min
Dave and I talk about the new iPod Touch released this week, as well as how a bat got into an iPad. Finally, we disagree on the wording of Apple’s App Store page the company posted defending it’s position against a lawsuit. Brought to you by:…
101: MacBook Pros and The Loop Bash at WWDC
May 24, 2019 • 49 min
Dave and I take a look at Apple’s newly released MacBook Pros and we talk about that we’re holding at WWDC 2019. We also get into a bit of an argument over the iOS keyboard. Brought to you by: : iMazing is the Swiss Army Knife of iPhone…
100: App Store and Portrait vs Landscape video
May 17, 2019 • 58 min
Dave and I had some fun today talking about The Supreme Court’s decision to allow a lawsuit to go ahead against Apple. We also talked about how we shoot video, portrait or landscape. Brought to you by: : Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server…
99: Potatoes and Google Privacy
May 10, 2019 • 52 min
Yes, you read that right, Dave and I kicked off this week’s episode talking about potatoes. We also talked about Google’s privacy stance. Brought to you by: : iMazing is the Swiss Army Knife of iPhone management. It’s a desktop app for macOS or…
98: Parental Controls and Voice Assistants
May 2, 2019 • 42 min
Dave and I talk about the story that broke last weekend about Apple’s stance on Parental Controls on iOS, as well as a new poll on voice assistant usage.
97: 4K video, iCloud, and Apple News with Dave Mark
Apr 26, 2019 • 59 min
It was a sad day for Dave as his beloved Washington Capitals were beat out of the NHL playoffs, but we got past that and talked about where to get 4K video content, iCloud and AWS, and how Apple News+ is being displayed.
96: An Apple Music rant and Dave buys a new TV
Apr 19, 2019 • 58 min
I took a few minutes at the start of this week’s podcast to rant a little about some of the mistakes Apple Music is making lately, and then I talk to Dave about all the things he considered before buying a new TV. Brought to you by: : Go to and…
95: iPad, The Met’s display of rock instruments, and Netflix
Apr 12, 2019 • 51 min
Imagine having your iPad locked for 25 million minutes—it happened! Apple added an Air Quality Index to Apple Maps and The Met has an exhibit of some really cool rock instruments.
94: Dave plays piano
Apr 5, 2019 • 57 min
Dave has been talking about how he is learning to play piano lately, so in addition to talking about counterfeit iPhones, BBEdit returning to the Mac App Store, and Apple News, we get to hear him play a little for us.
93: Video, Apple News+, and the new AirPods
Mar 29, 2019 • 57 min
Dave and I talk about my sudden change of heart regarding Apple News+ and why I’m liking the service. We also look at the new AirPods we picked up this week and delve into the Apple’s new video service.
92: Apple’s new products and a sports room
Mar 22, 2019 • 50 min
This week Dave and I look at Apple’s new iMac, iPad and AirPod announcements, as well as a look at the company’s sports surveillance room. Brought to you by: : Go to and get $50 off your first job post!
91: WWDC19 and an Apple event with Dave Mark
Mar 15, 2019 • 60 min
It was a big week for Apple. First they announced an event for March 25 where they are widely expected to announce a video and news service. Then they officially announced the dates for WWDC19. Lots to discuss this week! Brought to you by: : Head over…
90: Dave gets riled up
Mar 8, 2019 • 52 min
I got Dave a little riled up this week talking about AirPods. We also talked about the future of foldable devices and learning to paint on an iPad using Bob Ross videos. Brought to you by: : Head over to today and experience quality, comfortable…
89: Shot on iPhone, hacking, and learning Piano
Feb 28, 2019 • 66 min
The NHL has started a new “Shot on iPhone” campaign with Apple that is just amazing. You can purchase iPhone hacking boxes on eBay, and Dave is learning to play piano using his iPad. Brought to you by: : The Ridge is a minimal, front pocket wallet…
88: Dave makes me sad
Feb 22, 2019 • 62 min
Between AI music and what the signal bars mean on your phone, Dave did everything he could to make me sad in this week’s show. We did have a lot of fun doing it though—I hope you enjoy. Brough to you by: : Head over to today and experience quality,…
87: Apple News, Amazon and stealing Dave’s notes
Feb 14, 2019 • 53 min
There are reports this week that Apple is getting close to launching a news service on its platform, allowing users an “all-you-can-eat” type of experience. Also Amazon purchased Eero, which has all kinds of people upset. And I stole Dave’s notes on a…
86: Apple Retail and a tinfoil hat with Dave Mark
Feb 8, 2019 • 59 min
Dave and I talked about the recent changes in Apple’s retail executives and whether or not you should put tape over the camera on your computer. Brought to you by: : Take back your Internet privacy TODAY and find out how you can get 3 months free, go to .
85: FaceTime, Google, Facebook with Dave Mark
Feb 1, 2019 • 49 min
It was a busy week in the Apple world. Dave and I talk about Apple’s FaceTime bug and how Google and Facebook handled their problems with Apple differently. Brought to you by: : Take back your Internet privacy TODAY and find out how you can get 3…
84: 35th Anniversary of Macintosh with Dave Mark
Jan 25, 2019 • 51 min
Dave and I talk a lot about the Macintosh and what it was like in the early days for developers. I also talk to Dave about what it was like to write books about programming on the Mac back in the day. Brought to you by: : Go to and get $50 off…
83: Apple Watch, Netflix and Facebook with Dave Mark
Jan 18, 2019 • 52 min
Dave and I discuss the Apple Watch and health, more disastrous news for Facebook, and Netflix’s blockbuster numbers. Brought to you by: : Take back your Internet privacy TODAY and find out how you can get 3 months free, go to .
82: Dave’s back from surgery
Jan 11, 2019 • 51 min
Dave Mark is a trooper. Just days after having surgery, he’s back on the podcast to discuss cord cutting and what’s going on with the iPhone. Brought to you by: Peter Millar: Head over to today and experience quality, comfortable clothing for…
81: Pole Dancing for Mark Zuckerberg with Rene Ritchie
Dec 28, 2018 • 52 min
Rene and I had a great conversation today that went from Apple’s triumphs of 2018 to how it could improve Siri while keeping its commitment to privacy. Brought to you by: : Incidents are inevitable, and it all comes down to how your company responds….
80: AirPods, Glitter bomb, and iPads with Dave Mark
Dec 20, 2018 • 56 min
Multiple AirPods sharing audio on the same device, getting back at package thieves, and the bend of the new iPad Pro are among the topics Dave and I tackle on this week’s show. Brought to you by: : Incidents are inevitable, and it all comes down to…
79: Apple Music Connect with Dave Mark
Dec 14, 2018 • 51 min
Dave and I talk about Apple’s recent decision to discontinue Apple Music Connect, as well as talking about if we could give up our iPhones for a year. Brought to you by: : Incidents are inevitable, and it all comes down to how your company…
78: Alexa, Queen, iPhone Wifi with Dave Mark
Nov 30, 2018 • 53 min
Apple Music will be available with Alexa next month, but is that a smart decision for Amazon. Q new video of Queen surfaced playing “We are the Champions” in the studio, and Dave and I look at the problem of the iPhone trying to stay connected to your…
77: iPad Pro, Amazon’s social responsibility with Dave Mark
Nov 16, 2018 • 61 min
Dave and I discuss the iPad Pro magnets, Stan Lee, and Amazon’s, or any companies social responsibility, when moving into a new town. Brought to you by: : To get the SUB home draft machine, 2 mini-kegs of beer (equivalent to 2 six packs), 2 HOPSY…
76: iPad Pro and Floop Floop with Dave Mark
Nov 9, 2018 • 53 min
Dave and I spent all of our time this week discussing the new iPad Pro and what it means for users. Dave also came up with a new way to mention Siri without turning on everyone’s iPhone during the podcast. Brought to you by: : Go to and get $50…
75: Apple’s Mac and iPad event with Dave Mark
Oct 30, 2018 • 51 min
Apple introduced a new Mac mini, MacBook Air and two new iPad Pros earlier today in New York. Dave and I talk about all the new products and the event.
74: The iPhone XR is amazing with Dave Mark
Oct 26, 2018 • 55 min
I received my iPhone XR this week and it is a fascinating device. Apple loaded it with advanced features with very little compromise. Dave and I talk about my first impressions. Brought to you by: : The ultimate Mac app to manage your iPhone. Get a …
73: iPhone XR and Apple’s event with Rene Ritchie
Oct 19, 2018 • 50 min
Rene Ritchie joins me this week to talk about the iPhone XR, which is available for pre-order today, and Apple’s upcoming special event on October 30. Brought to you by: : Go to and get $50 off your first job post!
72: Apple TV content, a rocket, and Ozzy with Dave Mark
Oct 12, 2018 • 42 min
Dave Mark and I explore the latest rumors surrounding Apple’s foray into video content, and talk about a failed rocket launch and Ozzy cancelling his concert. Brought to you by: ZipRecruiter: You know what’s NOT SMART? 
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71: The new iPhones and Apple Watch with Rene Ritchie
Sep 28, 2018 • 46 min
Rene Ritchie joins me this week to talk about the new iPhone XS, XS Max, and the Apple Watch Series. We have both been using them for a week or so and have some thoughts on what we’ve seen so far. Brought to you by: : The ultimate Mac app to manage…
70: Unpacking the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and Apple Watch with Dave Mark
Sep 21, 2018 • 51 min
On Thursday morning, I picked up two new iPhones and an Apple Watch Series 4 to test out. Dave and I go through some of my thoughts after opening up the boxes. Brought to you by: : The ultimate Mac app to manage your iPhone. Get a as a listener of…
69: Attending Apple’s iPhone Xs event
Sep 12, 2018 • 54 min
I just got out of Apple’s iPhone Xs event, so Dave and I got together and recorded a podcast with my thoughts on all the new products. Brought to you by: ZipRecruiter: You know what’s NOT SMART? 
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68: iPhone names, Apple Store robberies with Dave Mark
Sep 7, 2018 • 57 min
Dave and I had a great time this week, talking about everything from growing a beard to the rash of Apple Store robberies in the San Francisco Bay Area. Brought to you by: : Go to and get $50 off your first job post! : is a whole food…
67: Hacking Apple, Twitter, and Apple Watch with Dave Mark
Aug 17, 2018 • 47 min
A teenager hacked Apple, Twitter killed the APIs that developers use for their apps, Dave found a cool new feature on the Apple Watch, and—surprise— Google tracks you, even when you don’t want them to.
66: A Rome street musician and Apple Music with Dave Mark
Aug 10, 2018 • 51 min
Dave and I kicked off the show talking about a street musician playing Pink Floyd in Rome and then went right into Apple Music and the service’s new Friend’s Mix playlist, which is rolling out to customers. Brought to you by: LinkedIn: Go to and…
65: Dave Mark’s new MacBook Pro
Aug 3, 2018 • 51 min
Dave and I had a lot of fun today as we talked about his new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. We also took a look at Mac sales and iCloud storage limits. Brought to you by: : Setapp is a new way to discover over 120 best-in-class Mac apps from…
64: Apple trade secrets, Maps, and cameras with Shawn King
Jul 12, 2018 • 48 min
Shawn and I discuss the ex-Apple employee that was arrested and charged with stealing trade secrets from the company, Apple and Google Maps, and the iPhone camera. Brought to you by: LinkedIn: Go to and get a $50 credit toward your first job post!
63: Apple’s original content and vinyl albums with Dave Mark
Jun 20, 2018 • 57 min
Dave Mark and I had so much fun today talking about music and videos. Specifically we talked about Apple’s foray into original video content and how there is a resurgence of interest in vinyl albums these days. Brought to you by: LinkedIn: Go to …
62: WWDC, Siri Shortcuts, and hockey with Dave Mark
Jun 13, 2018 • 56 min
Dave and I wrapped up some discussions on WWDC and talked about our overall thoughts on the conference, including some of our favorite features. Brought to you by: LinkedIn: Go to and get a $50 credit toward your first job post!
61: Prince, Elvis and Google Photos with Dave Mark
May 24, 2018 • 49 min
Dave and I had a great time during this show talking about Prince, and a new HBO documentary on Elvis. We also talk about how Google Photos uploads your pictures to its service and whether the process should be clearer. Brought to you by: : For…
60: iMac and Rock ‘n Roll with Dave Mark
May 8, 2018 • 63 min
Dave and I take a look at the the iMac’s introduction and what it meant for Apple, even today. We also talk about this year’s Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame inductees and guitar players. Brought to you by: : Renew your prescription and take your…
59: AirPort and Siri with Dave Mark
Apr 30, 2018 • 50 min
Dave and I spent the first few minutes recounting our playoff hockey triumphs before moving on to talk about Apple’s decision to discontinue its AirPort product line, and an interesting Siri hiccup. Brought to you by: : Nutrafol is a new, safe and…
58: Apple Music and hockey with Dave Mark
Apr 26, 2018 • 62 min
Dave and I kicked off our podcast this week with some hockey talk, as both of our teams advanced in the playoffs. However, we quickly moved to talk of bug bounties, Apple Music, and Spotify’s new free tier. Brought to you by: : iMazing is simply…
57: Apple’s Education event with Dave Mark
Mar 27, 2018 • 51 min
Dave Mark joins me this week to talk about all of Apple’s announcements at its education event held this morning in Chicago. Brought to you by: : iMazing is simply an amazing app that gives you access to all of the files and data on your iPhone…
56: Apple Home Automation with Josh Centers
Mar 8, 2018 • 75 min
Josh Centers joins me this week to talk about home automation and all the different things you can do with. We also discuss some of the limitations and the products he’s using in his home with Apple’s iOS. Brought to you by: : The easy way for…
55: Cord Cutting with Josh Centers
Feb 26, 2018 • 59 min
Josh Centers has looked at all of the options we have to cut the cord from traditional cable and satellite TV companies, so I had him on the show to talk about what he likes and doesn’t like about the choices. We talk about Hulu, Direct TV, YouTube…
54: HomePod thoughts with Dave Mark
Feb 20, 2018 • 58 min
I have known Dave Mark for a few years and I have never seen him so excited about a product as he is about HomePod. It made sense to get him on the show and talk about what he feels are the good and bad points about HomePod. Brought to you by:…
53: Music and drummer jokes with Dave Hamilton
Feb 12, 2018 • 40 min
I had so much fun with Dave Hamilton this week. Dave is a gigging drummer and really knows his music. We talked about live setups, different bands, recording, and tell a couple of drummer jokes.
52: Talking HomePod with Rene Ritchie
Feb 8, 2018 • 63 min
This week Rene Ritchie and I talk about our experiences with Apple’s HomePod, due to be released this week. Brought to you by: : Whole food protein bars with simple, real ingredients. This is the best protein bar I’ve ever tasted. Get 25% off…
51: Rene Ritchie on iPhone sales, FBI, TV shows
Jan 18, 2018 • 65 min
Rene Ritchie joins me this week to talk about a variety of topics including iPhone sales this quarter, reports on television shows that Apple wants to produce, and Apple’s relationship with the FBI, among other things. Brought to you by: : The…
50: iPhone X cameras with Shawn King
Nov 28, 2017 • 60 min
Shawn joins me this week to discuss the iPhone X cameras and how it compares to traditional cameras on the market. Brought to you by: eero WiFi System: eero’s mesh network is simply the best WiFi system in the industry. It’s simple to set up and…
49: iPhone X with Rene Ritchie
Nov 3, 2017 • 49 min
Rene Ritchie and I discuss our thoughts of the iPhone X after having it for a few days to do reviews. Brought to you by: : A monthly cocktail subscription box that delivers the craft cocktail experience to your home. Sign up and save $20!
48: With guest Jason Snell
Sep 2, 2017 • 72 min
Jason Snell joins me this week to discuss the Apple event scheduled for September 12 and what could be released. Brought to you by: Bombfell: “Bombfell. Open and clothes.” Bombfell is an easier way for men to get better clothes. You pay…
47: iPhone photography with Shawn King
Aug 18, 2017 • 63 min
This week I chat with Shawn King about photography and how people can take better pictures using their iPhone. Brought to by: Rover: The nation’s largest network of 5-star pet sitters and dog walkers. Go to to find someone who cares about dogs…
46: With Guest Rene Ritchie
Jul 22, 2017 • 65 min
Rene joins me this week to talk about all of the iPhone 8 rumors that have been swirling around lately and what they mean for the consumer and Apple. Brought to by: Rover: The nation’s largest network of 5-star pet sitters and dog walkers. Go…
45: With guests John Gruber, Matt Drance, and lots of Heineken
Jun 13, 2017 • 60 min
What do you get when you put John Gruber, Matt Drance, and Jim Dalrymple in a room together with 24 Heineken? A podcast! Sponsor: : Unlimited Online Backup Made Easy Peasy. Backup your Mac for just $5/month.
44: With James Dempsey
May 24, 2017 • 42 min
James Dempsey joins me this week to talk about his event happening during the week of WWDC. James shares some stories about his time attending WWDC, from singing his first song on stage during the conference, to what it’s like being a developer…
43: With Layers Conference founder Jessie Char
May 5, 2017 • 55 min
Jessie Char joins me this week to talk about Apple’s WWDC, the preparations she’s making for The Layers Conference being held the same week, and how she goes about finding compelling speakers for the conference.
42: With TechCrunch’s Matthew Panzarino
Apr 25, 2017 • 67 min
This week TechCrunch’s Editor-In-Chief, Matthew Panzarino, joins me to talk about his many sneakers and the incredible aftermarket for them. We also delve into what it’s like writing, planning articles, and covering Apple in today’s world.
41: With special guest Shawn Blanc
Apr 7, 2017 • 64 min
This week I’m joined by Shawn Blanc, who has built a business through blogging, setting up speciality web sites, and designing courses for people to purchase. He is a really interesting guy and has some valuable opinions on efficiency in your life….
40: With special guest Rene Ritchie
Mar 27, 2017 • 66 min
This week I’m joined by iMore’s Rene Ritchie to talk about WWDC and its move to San Jose; Tim Cook’s assertion that creative pros are important to Apple; The MacBook Pro and Mac Pro; iPad sales; and Pandora Premium. Brought to you by . Links: