About the Show
An Apple-centric technology podcast that reviews the week in consumer technology news.
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...
Episode 6: Dongle in the Box
September 9th, 2016 | 1 hr 3 mins
This week the guys discuss the iPhone 7 event and the new Series 2 Apple Watch. Did you miss the iPhone 7 event? Get the two hour event condensed down to under ten minutes here or under two minutes here. This show happened quickly without a lot of...
Episode 5: Siri, where's my pizza?
September 6th, 2016 | 40 mins 38 secs
This week, Brad and Jim (minus Brian) discuss the week's events European Commission rules Apple should repay Ireland 13bn euros Apple slates Sept. 7 for iPhone 7 introduction and the iPhone 7 Rumor Roundup Samsung makes waterproof phones but...
Episode 4: iBrian
August 27th, 2016 | 49 mins 7 secs
Bloomberg reports that Apple is building a Snapchat competitor Pandora aims to compete with Spotify and Apple Music with two new paid tiers. Dalton Caldwell's interview from 2010 in regards to music licensing...
Episode 3: Not-O-Pilot
August 21st, 2016 | 58 mins 58 secs
We might be getting a Space Black iPhone for the first time ever. Jim talk about his new phone case. Twitter might be live streaming NFL games on Apple TV T-Mobile has brought back the unlimited data plan but HD video is $25/mo extra, tethering...
Episode 2: One Percenter Music Club
August 12th, 2016 | 45 mins 30 secs
Follow up Friend of the show, @berial, updated us via Twitter that Xbox One will not be adding DVR functionality for OTA broadcasts, Jim is very disappointed. Brian points out there’s a pricey alternative. Mark Gurman,...
Episode 1: Don't Take the Loaner iPhone
August 6th, 2016 | 55 mins 2 secs
Recorded August 5, 2016 - The guys talk about Pokemon, Sling TV, securing a webcam & microphone (Cslide - http://amzn.to/2aJGYrX and Micro Snitch - https://itunes.apple.com/usapp/micro-snitch/id972028355?mt=12) , bad Apple retail experiences,...