About the Show
An Apple-centric technology podcast that reviews the week in consumer technology news.
Episode 21: Hey Alexa, send Legos!
January 18th, 2017
43 mins 49 secs
Apple Music, Netflix, airpods, sonos, usb-c
This week we're joined by our pal Ryan Lewis and the guys talk about Apple's push into original TV content, Sonos' CEO stepping down, a new 10.5" iPad rumor, and Jim's USB-C woes.
Episode 20: We Don't Roll with the Green Bubbles
January 12th, 2017
56 mins 54 secs
airpods, apple, best, worst
The guys catch up after Christmas and talk about the best and worst tech of 2016, Brian reviews his AirPods, and the perception that Apple has some issues to overcome in 2017
Episode 19: Tell Us About Your First Computer
January 6th, 2017
39 mins 19 secs
The guys talk about their first computers, shopping in stores that no longer exist, and paying way too much for tech back in the day. Fun stroll down memory lane.
Episode 18: What Was Your First Time on the Internet Like?
December 29th, 2016
30 mins 39 secs
It's the holidays and there's no news to talk about so the guys reminisce about the early days of the Internet and what their first experiences were on it.
Episode 17: Don't Let Your Tauntaun Escape!
December 16th, 2016
47 mins 39 secs
PlayStation VR, airpods, ecobee3, fitbit, macbook pro, pebble, super mario run
The guys talk about the delayed AirPods, PlayStation VR, the new Super Mario Game, Pebble getting acquired by Fitbit, and more!
Episode 16: One Percenter TV Club
December 8th, 2016
40 mins 59 secs
Sling, black friday, directv now, macbook pro, playstation vue, ring doorbell
The guys talk about Jim's problems with his new MacBook Pro and the debut of DirecTV's new streaming-only service as well as their Black Friday purchases.
Episode 15: Toggle, Toggle, Toggle
December 2nd, 2016
34 mins 38 secs
Siri, alexa, amazon echo, elgato eve, homekit, idevices, macbook pro, super mario run
The guys discuss their home automation efforts, Jim's new MacBook Pro's, Super Mario Run, and more!
Episode 14: My Clamshell is Always Closed
November 20th, 2016
57 mins 16 secs
homekit, nes classic, nintendo, playon, sony headphones, spotify
We talk about the new NES emulator, recording TV in the cloud with PlayOn Cloud, the joys of setting up a new Mac, and will there be an Apple car?
Episode 13: How do you know my Uncle John?
November 11th, 2016
1 hr 22 mins
alexa, amazon echo, dongles, macbook pro, public speaking, telltale, ubiquiti, video games, wi-fi
Brian and Brad are joined by Rebecca Slatkin as they talk about trolling their Amazon Echos, the new MacBook Pros, living la vida Dongle, Brian's wi-fi on steroids, and even a bit about public speaking and videogames
Episode 12: The Dongle Tax
November 1st, 2016
New MacBook Pros were announced this week and we complain about all the things you know we're going to buy regardless!
Episode 11: Do you want a paaahhhhhp?
October 25th, 2016
47 mins 16 secs
coke, coke zero, diet coke, silicon valley, veep, vice president
The guys discuss Bill Belichick's hatred of Surface tablets, Tim Cook's VP consideration, the Nintendo Switch, a bit about the Google Pixel, and then go on and on about their favorite soft drinks and their favorite cable comedy
Episode 10: The Battery in my Pants
October 16th, 2016
49 mins 9 secs
Siri, acl music festival, airpods, amazon music unlimited, colorware, dash app controversy, mossberg, playon, playstation vue, sling tv, sxsw
The guys compare Playstation VUE to Sling TV, discuss HomeKit's shortcomings, we all wonder why Siri isn't smarter, gawk at the Dash app controversy on the App Store, pine over unreleased AirPods, and even talk about going to Austin, TX.
Episode 9: Know What a 'New Mac' candle can do for a guy?
October 10th, 2016
58 mins 53 secs
Google Daydream View, HD Homerun, New Mac candle, Plex, Plex DVR, Sling, TwelveSouth, cord cutting, google home, google pixel, google wifi
Brian cuts the TV cord (finally!), the gang talks about Google's product offerings that launched this week, Amazon adds reading material to Prime, a fake sticker pack gets the boot from the App Store, and TwelveSouth makes your home smell like a new Mac with their 'New Mac' scented candle!
Episode 8: What do normal people do?
October 5th, 2016
52 mins 59 secs
The guys discuss Jim's iPhone ordering woes as well as Jim's first impressions of his iPhone 7 and Verizon, Brian's rural cell tower woes, we say goodbye to BlackBerry and the headphone jack, Brian tries Apple Pay in Safari and talks about the series 2 Apple Watch, and old people reminisce about the dial-up days
Episode 7: That Frog Doesn't Sing
September 27th, 2016 | 1 hr 3 mins
This week Brian and Brad are joined by Rebecca Slatkin (@RebeccaSlatkin) and we talk about our new iPhones, the new Apple Watch, our worst jobs, the horrors of toilet iPhones, and why our moms worry when we travel. Links and notes and more (oh...