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A fresh Apple tech news podcast from an Australian perspective. Get the latest news, rumours and reviews on Apple iPhone, iPad, Watch, Mac and more!

A fresh Apple tech news podcast from an Australian perspective. Get the latest news, rumours and reviews on Apple iPhone, iPad, Watch, Mac and more!
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Australia

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A fresh Apple tech news podcast from an Australian perspective. Get the latest news, rumours and reviews on Apple iPhone, iPad, Watch, Mac and more!

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English

Contact:

0430343889


Episodes

Apple [AR]T, iPhone 11 ‘Smart Frame’, Siri Audio Grading

8/5/2019
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In our first monthly episode, we discuss the true impact of Siri ‘audio grading’ and Apple’s Intel modem acquisition for… 1 Billion Dollars (cue Dr Evil) - where to from here? Is ’Smart Frame’ iPhone 11’s new killer feature? Apple also boost creativity with [AR]T in-store experiences - sweet! Nic reviews his 2019 13” MacBook Pro (2 Port), and Simon picks his faves from the 2019 iPhone Photography Awards. Give your pod player a workout with Apple Slice! Part of the Auscast Network

Duration:00:50:34

PSA - Schedule Change

7/16/2019
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A quick PSA for all Apple Slice listeners regarding a change in episode scheduling. The next regular episode will arrive at the end of this month (July 2019).

Duration:00:01:18

Bye Jony Ive, 16” MacBook Pro, Apple Watch Camera

7/1/2019
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Sir Jony Ive - the man, the myth, the legend. With his departure from Apple announced, what could this mean for Apple right now and into the future? A new rumour has Simon all excited - it starts with ‘M’ and ends in ‘acbook Pro’. Will this be the ARM transition? Plus a strapping young Watch patent and more! It’s Apple Slice, standing for duty. Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au

Duration:00:43:20

Death Of 3D Touch, WWDC Extras, Second Pro Display

6/17/2019
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WWDC has come and gone, but we’re still hyped on it - get some additional thoughts on features we missed last episode! With a focus on Haptic Touch, has this marked the end of 3D Touch? Plus, we delve into what Apple could do next for the Pro market. And other fresh Applelicious content, in Ep 77 of Apple Slice. Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au

Duration:01:00:24

WWDC Unpacked: Mac Pro, iOS 13, iPadOS, watchOS 6, macOS Catalina

6/4/2019
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We unpack the massive Apple event that is WWDC! Get our thoughts on iOS 13, iPadOS, watchOS 6, macOS Catalina and tvOS 13. Plus the premium powerhouse Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR. Mind blown. Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au

Duration:00:50:30

Way to Pro: MBPs! Displays! Repairs?

5/28/2019
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The trend continues for pre-Event releases, with MacBook Pro bumps swiftly released online AND a sneaky UltraFine update. The KEY to a long-lasting laptop is reliable hardware. With years of select MB/MBP issues, Apple have extended their repair programs (Keyboard and Backlight). Plus our first taste of Mario Kart Tour and more - it’s a race to WWDC with Apple Slice! Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au

Duration:00:59:11

Google I/O Reacts, Hands-on iPad Photoshop, Apple Stage

5/16/2019
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With WWDC right around the corner, as expected Google held their I/O event - get our Apple-fan perspective on what was announced. Adobe live-streamed some more must-have Photoshop features with their upcoming iPad app. Naturally, Simon gives the step-by-step of this cool demo. Apple Stage? Apple Library? What’s next… Apple Tags? Yes, in fact all three! Chow down on this Apple Slice. Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au

Duration:00:50:50

Bonus Bite - WWDC 2019 Leaks

5/3/2019
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Listeners beware! If you want to remain completely surprised for Apple’s upcoming WWDC event in June - do NOT proceed. However, if you’re truly intrigued about NEW FEATURES coming with iOS 13, macOS 10.15 and more, then… enjoy! Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au THE SIZZLE This episode is presented by The Sizzle - a daily email newsletter that filters out all the useless tech news, leaving just the good stuff you need to know about. Visit...

Duration:00:23:45

New macOS Marzipan Apps, iPhone 11, TV+ Royal Welcome

4/15/2019
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Taste that Marzipan as Apple prepare a quadrant of new macOS apps: Music, Podcasts, TV and a Books overhaul. Through conflicting reports, we round up the most likely iPhone 11 hardware features. Oh, and M-CK is back with some more projected dates on upcoming Apple products. What’s Prince Harry doing on TV Plus? It’s Apple Slice with a royal flavour! Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au THE SIZZLE This episode is presented by The Sizzle - a daily email...

Duration:00:51:38

AirPower Over, New Apple Services: TV+, News+, Arcade, Card

4/3/2019
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The show might be over but there’s so much more to come! Get our Apple Event reactions on Apple TV+, Apple News+, Apple Arcade and Apple Card. Also we finally have an answer about AirPower… where to from here? Like a top restaurant, this episode boasts great Service! Apple Slice aims to please. Part of the Auscast Network THE SIZZLE This episode is presented by The Sizzle - a daily email newsletter that filters out all the useless tech news, leaving just the good stuff you need to...

Duration:00:58:27

New iPads / iMacs, ‘It’s Show Time’, WWDC19, Apple vs Spotify

3/20/2019
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Invites galore - Apple’s March Event is happening next week AND the neon lines are lit for WWDC 19 registration - mind blown! Oh.. and we now have a new iPad Air and iPad Mini AND iMac spec bumps - it’s alive! Can music rivals Apple and Spotify resolve their differences? And should multi-billion tech giants be broken up? So many questions, so little time… find the answers in Apple Slice. Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au THE SIZZLE This episode is...

Duration:00:55:44

Will Apple Fold, Apple Search, #ShotOniPhone Winners

3/4/2019
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Now that foldable phablets are supposedly “ready” for consumers, we give our view on these crease-centric devices - will Apple fold? Apple’s #ShotOniPhone brand powerhouse put out a Challenge. We look at the top shots that were chosen! Plus, will privacy push Apple to enter the search space? It’s an outlandish Apple Slice. Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au

Duration:00:39:34

Apple Event: Video / News, Apple Mesh Network, Ahrendts Departs

2/19/2019
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Well a lot can happen in 2 weeks! Rumours are flying high of a star-studded March Services Event - listen to get the details. With the surprise departure of Angela Ahrendts, we look at her impact on Apple and ponder the future of Apple Retail under Deirdre O’Brien. Plus acquisitions ahoy: should Apple launch their own mesh system soon? It’s a jam-packed explosion of Apple Slice. Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au

Duration:01:05:11

Apple “Shut Down” Facebook / Google, FaceTime Fear, Nintendo iOS Plans

2/4/2019
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“Listen up kiddos! Fix this consumer chaos or you won’t get your apps back.” - A very loose depiction of Tim Cook by Simon. Yes Facebook and Google have been naughty, and while Apple supplied the sandpit they just can’t follow the rules. Get the skinny on what sneaky circumstances led to Apple putting their foot down. Speaking of “sneaky”, an unfortunate FaceTime bug gave media outlets plenty to write about. Hear what we have to say about it… but no earlier! Plus Nintendo put the pedal to...

Duration:00:48:27

Predictions for 2019

1/21/2019
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The Apple Slice guys don their thinking caps to predict everything they expect to see from Apple in 2019. With differing perspectives, Simon and Nic each present their Apple roadmap to compare and contrast. Grab your crystal ball and play along at home - this is Apple Slice! Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au

Duration:01:14:02

Apple’s “Darkest Day”, Future of iOS Gaming, Wild New Patents

1/6/2019
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Getcha game on with Drew from The House Of Mario in the hot seat! We discuss what’s next for gaming on Apple devices, and how devs are embracing these platforms. Florence game review included! Did we just witness “Apple’s darkest day”? Let’s break down what Tim Cook’s letter to investors actually means for Apple and the consumer. Plus more patents than you can poke an AirPod at - it’s a game-changing Apple Slice! Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au SPECIAL...

Duration:01:08:50

Bonus Bite - Using Vision Accessibility

12/23/2018
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In this Bonus Bite, Simon is joined by David Olney (Human Performance Consultant / Uni Lecturer / Podcaster) to discuss the importance of Apple’s Vision Accessibility - an area most people know little about. Almost completely blind since birth, David discusses how life-changing Apple technology is for those with vision impairment. By using touch and voice, David reveals how iOS assists with daily tasks and interactions; ultimately improving his independence. Learn something new about the...

Duration:00:38:47

All Apple-Made, Notchance Noobs, CommBank Cave

12/17/2018
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Simon brings Lance to the podcast podium for a chat that outlasts any Google messaging service (burn). With the end of Intel’s Apple run on the horizon, there’s fresh rumours of even more Apple-made parts. AirPower remains M.I.A - so we ponder the potential of what’s next. Xmas came early for Aussies with CommBank FINALLY supporting Apple Pay - will the remaining big banks follow suit? Speaking of suit, there’s some next level derpy class-action - notch sure how they plan to win! Plus...

Duration:01:03:08

Bonus Bite - Australia’s Encryption Bill

12/9/2018
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Officially known as the ‘Assistance and Access Bill’, fast-paced movements were made in Aussie politics recently that directly affect Apple and other tech giants. Simon invites Andrew of ‘The Curb’ to delve into what went down, the severity this Bill could have if enacted and why you should care. Can the Australian Government force Apple’s hand? Find out in this #AusPol flavoured Bonus Bite! Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au SPECIAL GUEST - ANDREW PEIRCE OF...

Duration:00:47:41

MacBook Air Review, “Bendgate” Antics, Phoenix iMac

11/27/2018
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In Ep 64, Simon invites Dave from Auscast fam ‘Barely Audible’ on deck to review his sleek new MacBook Air. Through fire and flame, Dave also brings us the triumphant tale of his iMac’s survival - it’s well lit! “Bendgate” also returns to grab your clicks and steal your attention… yay… Plus Apple’s Chromecast competitor and more in this Apple-centric Auscast anthem! Part of the Auscast Network More details at appleslice.com.au SPECIAL GUEST - DAVE SAVILL OF BARELY AUDIBLE...

Duration:01:07:50