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CultCast is the best 30 minute Apple conversation you're going to hear all week long.

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CultCast #357 - Major Mac updates in October?

10/12/2018
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This week: Why Apple’s October event could be totally insane! Something very strange is going on with the Mac… we’ll talk about it. MacBook Pro Touch Bar: our brutally honest opinions Surprise! Apple’s planning to give away its $1 billion TV shows And stay tuned for an all-new CultCast 2nd Hour: Siri Shortcuts, explained! This episode supported by Easily create a beautiful website all by yourself, at Squarespace.com/cultcast. Use offer code CultCast at checkout to get 10% off your...

Duration:01:19:41

CultCast #356 - What you need to know about #ChargeGate!

10/5/2018
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This week: How Chinese spy chips may be stealing secret data from Apple’s own servers! Another week, another gate-we’ll you about #ChargeGate, the huge iPhone XS problem that ended before it even began. Tim Cook reveals why Apple really banned Alex Jones, but can't explain why Siri still sucks We’ve got another epic MoviePass update for you, and this is the weirdest one yet! And we’ll pitch you a hot new electric skateboard, an uber premium keyboard for your Mac, a super portable...

Duration:01:10:06

CultCast #355 - #BeautyGate—the very serious iPhone XS FLAW you need to know about…

9/28/2018
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This week: BeautyGate—what it is, and why it’s undoubtedly the dumbest “gate” in the history of iPhone. Plus: how have we liked our one week with Apple Watch 4 and iPhone XS? WE’LL TELL YOU. And the shockingly low production price of the XS Max proves the deadbeats at Apple owe us more storage space! This episode supported by A business is only as strong as its people, and every hire matters… go to LinkedIn.com/cultcast and get a $50 credit toward your first job post. CultCloth will...

Duration:00:48:44

CultCast #354 - Is iPhone XS Apple’s worst “S” phone?

9/21/2018
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This week: is iPhone Xs the worst Apple "s" phone of all time? We’ll compare Xs to Apple’s other “s” releases. Plus: we’ll run through what the early reviewers are saying about iPhone Xs and Apple Watch 4, and which one Apple Watch feature is giving people a serious case of FOMO. And a leaked detail in iOS 12.1 all but confirms a new iPad event this fall—we’ll tell you what we know. This episode supported by Casper makes the internet’s favorite mattress. Learn why at...

Duration:00:49:32

CultCast #353 - Our Gather Round event reactions!

9/13/2018
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This week: hot off the heels of Apple’s keynote, it’s our unfiltered Gather Round event reactions! We'll tell you what we think about iPhone Xs, Xs Max, iPhone Xr, and the new Apple Watch 4. Plus: is it worth upgrading from X to Xs? We discuss that and all the products that were noticeably missing from today’s festivities. This episode supported by Easily create a beautiful website all by yourself, at Squarespace.com/cultcast. Use offer code CultCast at checkout to get 10% off your...

Duration:00:56:42

CC 2ndHour: The magic of Penny Arcade Expo and the state of video games (with Aaron Hughes)

9/10/2018
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With over a hundred thousand attendees, the Penny Arcade Expo is one of the largest video game conventions in the world, and it all started in Seattle, Washington. Hot off the heels of PAX 2018, Erfon sits across his good friend, The Amazing Aaron Hughes, to discuss the state of Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo, their favorite games and spectacles from the event, and how FORNITE and PUBG have changed the face of gaming.

Duration:00:53:47

CultCast #352 - Say hello to the iPhone MAX (Extreme Edition)

9/7/2018
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This week: get ready for the iPhone MAX! Plus: rumors indicate Apple’s new iPhones will receive a serious price cut; Apple is working on the one feature the  Watch desperately needs; and Leander reveals Apple’s secret sauce—the design and creative processes Cupertino has developed over the years that have helped them create some of the world’s most iconic products. This episode supported by Easily create a beautiful website all by yourself, at Squarespace.com/cultcast. Use offer code...

Duration:00:44:28

CultCast #351 - iPhone and Apple Watch leak BIG

8/31/2018
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This week: hours after Apple sends out their iPhone event invites, a BIG leak reveals what they have in store. Plus: all our hardware expectations for Apple’s upcoming keynote; Erfon’s first impressions of his new 2018 MacBook Pro, how to get the best discounts, and how to score a free extended warranty. This episode supported by Campaign Monitor gives you everything you need to run beautifully-designed, professional email marketing campaigns to grow your business. No wonder it’s used...

Duration:00:49:20

CultCast #350 - Just Lewis and Leander!

8/30/2018
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Better late than never! With Erfon and Buster out, Lewis and Leander take the reigns of their very first CultCast to discuss the week's best Apple stories! Ladies and gentlemen, this is one for the record books. This is last week's episode come late. We'll have another new episode out this week.

Duration:00:36:05

CultCast #349 - Apple’s TRUE car plans and our most loved tech!

8/17/2018
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This week: Alex Jones and free speech, part 2. Plus: Ming-Chi Kuo says the Apple car is real, and you can drive it off the lot 2023. And stay tuned for our most loved tech! We’ll discuss the gadgets and apps we can’t be without. This episode supported by Easily create a website by yourself, at Squarespace.com/cultcast. Use offer code CultCast at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase of a website or domain. Campaign Monitor gives you everything you need to run...

Duration:00:57:26

CultCast #348 - Apple enters the censorship game

8/10/2018
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This week: Apple wipes the Infowars podcast from iTunes, but should they be getting involved in the censorship game? Plus: we look at the new gadgets announced at Samsung’s unpacked event; and we discuss some of the biggest TV news of the decade in an all-new Under Review! This episode supported by A business is only as strong as its people, and every hire matters… go to LinkedIn.com/cultcast and get a $50 credit toward your first job post. Casper makes the internet’s favorite...

Duration:01:06:37

CultCast #347 - i9 MacBook Pro - a total ripoff?

8/3/2018
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This week: Is the i9 MacBook Pro a total ripoff? One YouTube reviewer says yes, and his tests are convincing. We’ll fill you in. Plus: the journey to a trillion! How did Apple become the most valuable company on earth? We discuss, and remember the company's troubled history. And stay tuned for the sad decline of MoviePass. Is the troubled movie service still worth it? This episode supported by Easily create a website by yourself, at Squarespace.com/cultcast. Use offer code CultCast at...

Duration:00:53:03

CultCast #346 - 2018 MacBook Pro performance — after the patch?

7/27/2018
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This week: Apple has issued a patch that significantly increases performance for all 2018 MacBook Pros, but there's one glaring problem it doesn't fix... Plus, we talk new HomePod features from iOS 12 beta, and we wrap up with your emails! This episode supported by The Cult of Mac watch store offered a curated collection of beautiful Apple Watch bands at prices far lower than what Apple charges. CultCloth will keep your iPhone X, Apple Watch, Mac and iPad sparkling clean, and for a...

Duration:00:35:38

CultCast #345 - 2018 MacBook Pro: The good, the great, the UGLY.

7/20/2018
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This week: The 2018 MacBook Pro is both a beauty AND a beast. In fact, it's one of the most exciting MBP refreshes in years. The benchmarks are in and they’re impressive. A popular tech reviewer warns that the i9 processor upgrade in the MBP has a major flaw, and his video proof is compelling. We’ll fill you in. We also bring back Matthew Taylor, creator of the very popular butterfly keyboard recall petition, now with over 32,000 signatures, to have a frank discussion on the state of the...

Duration:01:04:00

CultCast #344 - The MacBook Pros we’ve been waiting for!

7/13/2018
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This week: it’s the best update in YEARS. We’ll tell you everything you need to know about Apple’s very powerful new MacBook Pros. Plus: new Mac Minis are on the way; Ming-Chi Kuo confirms Apple’s about to update their entire product line; how Coke-heads use Apple watch to maximize their high; and we talk Killer Whale attacks, port wines, and the story of Saturday Night Live's world renowned sax player on an all-new Under Review. This episode supported by The Cult of Mac watch store...

Duration:00:56:42

CultCast #343 - Mac refresh, incoming!

7/6/2018
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This week: New evidence just today that Apple has a big Mac refresh right around the corner. MacBook Pro is about to get the new feature we’ve all been wanting. Apple is rebuilding their maps app from the ground up, and it looks magnificent. Erfon visited Apple’s new Seattle flagship store it was STUNNING. We pitch a wood-wrapped iPhone case, waterproof camping lights, and a great new reading app an all-new Under Review! This episode supported by Easily create a website by...

Duration:00:43:17

CultCast #342 - New AirPods! New iPhones! New HomePod!

6/29/2018
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This week: Apple plans new, improved AirPods, HomePod and over-ear headphones; Apple finally acknowledges its new MacBook keyboards suck, and they’re going to make it right; a top Apple analyst drops a bunch of details on Apple’s 2018 product pipeline; and Apple is tries to solve a fascinating issue with autonomous vehicles. This episode supported by Easily create a website by yourself, at Squarespace.com/cultcast. Use offer code CultCast at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase...

Duration:00:37:04

CultCast #341 - The SAD state of the Mac

6/22/2018
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This week: It’s been over a year since Apple has updated virtually any of their Macs. Just what in the heck in going on? Why all your online purchases will soon be taxed Instagram takes on YouTube with new IGTV app MoviePass is about to change for the worse. AGAIN. America’s largest theater chain just put the final nails in the MoviePass coffin And things get weird in an all-new what we’re into! This episode supported by A business is only as strong as its people, and every hire...

Duration:00:47:45

CultCast #340 - iOS 12’s best hidden features

6/15/2018
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This week: the hidden iOS 12 features you need to know about! Plus, in an all-new Under Review, we’ll tell you about one hecka good portable mouse, a pair of earphones that give you supersonic hearing, the king of all power banks, and a beautiful new wireless charger you’ll be proud to set your phone upon. This episode supported by Easily create a website by yourself, at Squarespace.com/cultcast. Use offer code CultCast at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase of a website or...

Duration:00:41:21

CultCast #339 - WWDC 2018 Reactions! (And our best-of-show picks)

6/8/2018
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This week: It’s our WWDC 2018 reactions! Plus—our picks for the best new features announced at the keynote. This episode supported by Casper’s American-made mattresses have just the right amount of memory foam and latex, and people everywhere love them. Learn why and get $50 towards any mattress at Casper.com/cultcast. A business is only as strong as its people, and every hire matters… go to LinkedIn.com/cultcast and get a $50 credit toward your first job post. Thanks to Kevin...

Duration:00:56:40