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CultCast #365: The 10% Apple store discount you shouldn't use, plus our favorite shows of 2018!

12/7/2018
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This week: Apple’s new online store includes a 10% discount on ALL products, but there’s a catch…. Plus: redesigned AirPods are on the way; Tim Cook promises more Apple censorship; and we wrap up with our favorite shows of 2018! 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 first purchase of a website or domain. Opsgenie empowers Dev & Ops teams to plan for service...

Duration:00:57:54

CultCast #364 - Why an Apple Camera would be unstoppable!

11/30/2018
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This week: we’ll tell you how iPhone’s Smart HDR takes pics better than cameras costing thousands, and how a proper Apple Camera positively unstoppable. Plus: the Supreme court may force Apple to allow competing app stores; proposed tariffs on the iPhone could send prices sky high; and Apple says the XR is one of their best selling iPhones ever. This episode supported by Opsgenie empowers Dev & Ops teams to plan for service disruptions and stay in control during incidents. It also...

Duration:00:46:31

CultCast #363 - Apple’s super secret exchange policy

11/23/2018
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This week: Did you know about Apple’s super secret 90-day return and exchange policy? We’ll tell you what it is, and how to use it if you’re unhappy with your Apple purchase, but outside of your 14-day return window. Plus: quest to trade up-the story of three MacBook Pro owners trying to get Apple trade in their newly purchased 2018 MacBook Pros for models with the brand new—smoking fast—Vega 20 GPUs. And finally, and most importantly: 🦃 🦃 YAAA’AALL! It’s our most and least favorite...

Duration:00:42:01

CultCast #362 - Black Friday steals, MacBook Pro’s new GPU, and Steve Jobs stories

11/16/2018
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This week: How to get the best Black Friday deals most shoppers miss! The New MacBook Pro GPUs are a huge upgrade for a meager cost Erfon's quest to get Apple to upgrade his two-month-old MBP! We have to talk about iPhone XR. Everyone thinks it’s failing but the only thing tanking is Apple’s stock. And we’ll wrap up with a Steve Jobs story so mundane, the internet is fascinated with it This episode supported by Easily create a beautiful website all by yourself, at...

Duration:00:44:03

CultCast #361 - The big problem with iPad Pro

11/9/2018
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This week: we love the new iPad Pro, but it has one glaring problem Apple needs to fix! We discuss. Plus: what the reviewers are saying about the new MacBook Air; the totally ridiculous iPad accessory we kind of really want; and two weeks with iPhone XR—we’ll tell you how it’s better and worse than iPhone XS and Tennis Match. This episode supported by The National Security Agency plays a big part in protecting our country from cyber-attacks, and if you work in computer science,...

Duration:00:56:21

CultCast #360 - Our More in the Making hardware reactions!

11/2/2018
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This week: Apple’s More in the Making hardware keynote was an action-packed ride stuffed with one hardware update after another! We’ll tell you what we like (and what we don’t) about Apple’s newest product updates. Plus: Apple quietly offers a big screw you to 2018 MacBook Pro owners… prepare for a rant. 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 first purchase of a...

Duration:00:59:39

CultCast #359 - 10 reasons iPhone XR is the one to buy!

10/26/2018
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This week: with iPhone XR finally here, we’ll tell you 10 reasons why it’s the best iPhone you can get. Plus: how iOS 12.1 solves beautygate; new Macs leak ahead of Apple’s big October hardware event; Ming Chi Kuo says new iPad Minis, AirPods, and the AirPower mat are on the way; and we wrap up with our favorite new gadgets in an all-new Under Review 💪🏼 This episode supported by The National Security Agency plays a big part in protecting our country from cyber-attacks, and if you...

Duration:00:55:20

CultCast #358 - Our "More In The Making” hardware event predictions 👳🏻‍♂️🔮

10/19/2018
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This week: New AirPods? AirPower Mat? Don’t you dare miss our “More in the Making” hardware event predictions. Then: 17 reasons the iPhone XR should be your next phone; the world’s largest Mac collection could be yours for free; and we pitch your our favorite games, shows, and scooters in an all-new What We’re Into! This episode supported by Casper makes the internet’s favorite mattress. Learn why at Casper.com/cultcast, and use code "CultCast" at checkout for $50 off select mattress...

Duration:00:57:22

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