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Episodes

iPhone XR Reviews Are Out...and It's Real Good (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 34)

10/25/2018
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The iPhone XR Review are in but the 'R' in XR means nothing. New Macs are revealed less than a week before Apple's October 30th keynote, and the iPod is 17 years old! Call in at 833-888-2295 or email questions to applebitzshow@gmail.com

Duration:00:22:17

Apple's IPad Event Is Officially On October 30th (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 33)

10/20/2018
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Apple sends out the official October event invitations for the rumored iPad and Mac Event. The iPhone XR goes on pre-order and the Mickey Mouse 90th Anniversary Beats headphones are atrocious looking. Call in at 833-888-2295 or email questions to applebitzshow@gmail.com

Duration:00:20:14

The Latest 2018 IPad Pro Details. Apple Pencil 2 To Sync Like AirPods (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 32)

10/12/2018
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Look for the new Apple Pencil 2 to sync like AirPods to the 2018 iPad Pro. A report says Apple is going to give its users free access to their new streaming service and Apple wants to put a real-time green screen studio in your phone. Call in at 833-888-2295 or email questions to applebitzshow@gmail.com

Duration:00:43:50

It's All About The Apple 'Gates': ChargeGate, BeautyGate & ConnectionGate (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 31)

10/5/2018
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We remember the passing of Steve Jobs 7 years ago, because we're all a part of this in many ways, because of him. Plus, we talk about the latest updates to ChargeGate, BeautyGate and ConnectionGate. And what is the meaning of life? Call in at 833-888-2295 or email questions to applebitzshow@gmail.com

Duration:00:39:18

The iPhone XS Max Has The Best Display Ever, But It Also Has LTE/WiFi Issues (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 30)

9/27/2018
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All the new things we've found out about the iPhone XS/XS Max and Apple Watch Series 4. The iPhone XS Max has the best display in a smartphone ever...but its also having LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity issues. Plus, Apple and Qualcomm continue their longstanding battle.

Duration:00:37:38

The Reviews Are In For IPhone XS/XS Max And Apple Watch Series 4 (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 29)

9/21/2018
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New hints about the iPad Pro drop from the iOS 12.1 beta. The iPhone XS/XS Max and Apple Watch Series 4 reviews are in. Not everyone thinks the Apple Watch Series 4 ECG is a good idea. Plus is Group FaceTime coming back sooner than we thought.

Duration:00:31:27

Reactions To The IPhone XS/XS Max/XR And The Apple Watch Series 4 (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 28)

9/14/2018
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It's a recap with the latest updates after Apple's September keynote where we saw new iPhones (which put us to sleep at times) and a new Apple Watch Series 4 (which was damn exciting), but no sight of the AirPods 2 or the AirPower.

Duration:00:37:22

Preview To Apple's iPhone XS/Apple Watch Series 4 Event w/Mark Gurman (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 26)

9/7/2018
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Bloomberg's Mark Gurman returns to the show to talk about everything we can expect to see at the Apple Keynote and the specific order in which we'll see it. Is Apple really adding Max to the iPhone XS name...because its horrible.

Duration:00:20:17

Apple Release New MacBook Pros! Mac Mini's Next (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 17)

7/12/2018
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Apple drops a surprise on us with new 2018 MacBook Pros that still have that horrible Touch Bar. The Mac mini is finally getting updated after nearly 4 years. The 6.1 inch LCD iPhone will be getting an edge-to-edge display like the OLED iPhone X thanks to a new chip. Sonos gets AirPlay 2 functionality for the first time ever and now there’s really no reason to get a HomePod. Plus, I know what the color orange looks like.

Duration:00:32:05

Apple Maps Is Being Completely Rebuilt For IOS 12 (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 17)

7/2/2018
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Lance Ulanoff joins the show to talk about Apple's move away from Lightning, rebuilding Apple Maps from the ground up, and how much would you pay for Apple's all-in-one content service?

Duration:00:44:34

Apple's Working On New AirPods, HomePod And Headphones For 2019 (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 16)

6/29/2018
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It’s the latest details for Apple’s next-gem AirPods, HomePod and over-ear headphones. What’s going on with the AirPower mat? Apple’s looking to build a subscription service of their own and they are finally repairing MacBook butterfly keyboard issues.

Duration:00:38:14

Did Apple Already Scrap The iPhone SE 2? (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 15)

6/20/2018
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Multiple reports claim Apple has killed the iPhone SE 2 for 2018 and will focus on a three iPhone X-like lineup. Walkie Talkie finds its way onto the Apple Watch and nobody is using smart speakers for the smart home.

Duration:00:21:00

Will Apple really kill the iPhone X's Lightning connector for USB-C? (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 14)

6/15/2018
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Reports say the 2019 iPhone will replace lightning with USB-C and there are plenty of reasons why the will or won’t. iOS 12 reveals the exact size of the iPhone X 'Plus' and the Amazon Fire TV Cube is the Apple TV I wanted…and I haven’t even used it yet.

Duration:00:34:15

iOS 12 reveals new changes for the iPad Pro (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 13)

6/7/2018
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It’s a bonus episode this week! There’s always new juicy tidbits that come out after WWDC 2018 when Apple releases their developer betas. iOS 12 reveals more about the new iPad Pro and new tweaks to the iPhone, while watchOS 5 was completely pulled from the site because its bricking Apple Watches.

Duration:00:26:47

Reactions To WWDC 2018 w/ Jon Rettinger From TechnoBuffalo (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 12)

6/5/2018
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The only way to recap WWDC 2018 is to talk about it. Jon Rettinger, the head Buffalo at TechnoBuffalo joins the podcast, drops an EXCLUSIVE on his new project and has called my liberation “free Tonging”. It’s everything we liked, and what we didn’t like from WWDC 2018.

Duration:00:37:32

Everything You Can Expect At WWDC 2018 (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 11)

5/31/2018
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All indications say WWDC 2018 is going to be a software heavy event with little to no hardware showing up this year. iOS looks to bring Digital Health, ARKit 2.0 and new Animojis, but its going to be a year of refinements and stability improvements. Maybe we'll get surprised with new Macs, but be prepared, it's all about software.

Duration:00:27:32

The IPhone's A12 Chip Has Started Production (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 10)

5/23/2018
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WWDC 2018 invites are out, you can now download a copy of all the data Apple knows about you and Apple's A12 chip for the iPhone has started production.

Duration:00:29:50

IOS 11.4 Beta Brings AirPlay 2, Messages In ICloud & HomePod Stereo Support Closer (ABXL, Ep. 9)

5/17/2018
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The sixth beta for iOS 11.4 tells us the official release is coming soon. HomePods only made up 6% of smart speaker sales with Alibaba topping them. I didn't even know Alibaba had a smart speaker! Plus, Apple vs. Samsung is the $1 billion case that won't go away.

Duration:00:32:37

Siri Isn't Just Behind, Its Light Years Behind The Google Assistant (Apple Bitz XL, Ep.8)

5/11/2018
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If you're an Apple fan, its time to wake up. Google just released their latest innovations with the Google Assistant at Google I/O. Siri isn't just behind anymore, its light years behind. We could still see a round face Apple Watch and it's the 20th Anniversary for the iMac G3.

Duration:00:31:16

Apple Earnings Debunk Rumors Of An IPhone Slowdown (Apple Bitz XL, Ep. 7)

5/3/2018
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Apple iPhone sales are doing just fine after a record earnings report. Reports say Apple is working on their own standalone VR headset but they're already behind. Plus, the iPad is making a comeback...kind of.

Duration:00:29:41