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MBW 576: Throwing the Horns

9/19/2017
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Leo Laporte is on vacation, but Rene Ritchie is back from Apple's iPhone event. Rene, Andy Ihnatko, and Alex Lindsay discuss every detail of last week's announcements. Hosts: Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 01:57:07


MBW 575: The New iPhones Are Here!

9/12/2017
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We discuss the launch of Apple's new Series 3 Apple Watch, Apple TV 4K, iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, and iPhone X. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Alex Lindsay Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 01:53:27


MBW 574: Put the Rodent Down

9/5/2017
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What will Apple show at their event next week? iPhone 8 expectations. A look inside the Steve Jobs Theater. Siri's new boss. Tim Cook pledges Harvey Relief and criticizes DACA decision. ARKit apps preview. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 01:53:28


MBW 573: A Savage Flick

8/29/2017
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The Wall Street Journal confirms that Apple will unveil their next slate of iPhones on September 12th. The WSJ claims that the event will take place in the new Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park, and also feature an LTE Apple Watch, 4K Apple TV, and HomePod details. Apple announces plans to build new data centers in Iowa as Tim Cook says that businesses have to pick up slack where "less functional" governments have faltered. Apple backs off self-driving car plans. Swift courses coming to...

Duration: 02:05:01


MBW 572: Reverse Polish Notation

8/22/2017
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iPhone Rumors. SEP encryption hacked. Hidden Apple job listings. AirPods shipping faster. iMessage wins the messaging war. Disable Touch ID with "cop button." AccuWeather iPhone app sends user location even when turned off. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 01:47:12


MBW 571: Cardboard Hats for Dung Beetles

8/15/2017
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What will Apple's redesigned iPhone be named? Will it have Touch ID and facial recognition? And most importantly, will it come in Blush Gold? Scott Bourne is here to give us some computational photography tips. More signs point to an LTE Apple Watch. How hard will it be to get a HomePod for Christmas? Apple's huge growth in services? Turns out that's mostly from a $3B check from Google. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie Guest: Scott Bourne Download or subscribe to...

Duration: 01:58:20


MBW 570: Bare-Chested Justin

8/8/2017
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Apple Watch will add LTE data capabilities. Apple hits a new record stock high after a successful Q3 earnings call. iPhone is going to own AR. iOS 11 camera improvements will make Vic Gundotra happy. Ubiquity AmplifiObscuraAdobe Lightroom MobileJoe Kissell's "Take Control of Automating the Mac" 2nd EditionCMD-D ConferenceHeadlines Shirts Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at...

Duration: 02:04:59


MBW 569: Pocket Full of Phones

8/1/2017
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HomePod firmware hides secrets about iPhone 8 form factor, Apple Watch skiing workouts, and HomePod system sounds. Apple pulls VPN apps from China App Store. Apple TV may be going 4K. Foxconn is building a factory in Wisconsin and getting a fat tax credit for it. Hosts: Leo Laporte and Andy Ihnatko Guests: Jim Dalrymple and Adam Engst Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 02:06:26


MBW 568: Pokémon D'oh!

7/25/2017
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The Rock's epic Siri ad, the Mac "Perv-ware" That Has Been Undetected for Years, Apple ranked as most profitable US company, security patches for iOS and macOS, Clips adds Disney/Pixar effects and Apple is attracting more Android switchers. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 02:01:06


MBW 567: Don't Fly Over My Spaceship

7/18/2017
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ARKit demos and Oculus Rift support for Macs. iOS11 public beta 2 adds features. No more Apple Park drone footage. Apple shows off its newest emoji on World Emoji Day. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 02:00:26


MBW 566: Ride My Pipes for Free

7/11/2017
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Leo installs the public beta of High Sierra live on air, iPhone 8 won't have Touch ID. Apple will be the 1st trillion dollar company. Qualcomm asks the US International Trade Commission to stop imports of Intel-based iPhones. Net Neutrality Day of Action July 12th. Plus: Amazon Prime Day, sous vide, cameras, and Pokemon Go's 1st anniversary. OWC Thunderbolt 3 DockTaylors of Harrogate teaThrifterPioneer BDR-XD05B USB 3 Blu-Ray driveSonos Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay,...

Duration: 02:17:20


MBW 565: 10 Years After

6/27/2017
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10 years ago, the iPhone arrived to change the world and kill chewing gum sales. The public beta of iOS 11 is available, and with it, the new iPad Pro is amazing. Apple's attempts at original programming are uniformly terrible so far. Dark SkyRadar Scopethe new 5K iMacPokemon Go RaidsMet Opera in HD AppDrobo 5D3 Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is...

Duration: 02:06:11


MBW 564: Leakers Gonna Leak

6/20/2017
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Leo is back, and now he has a 10.5" iPad Pro. iOS 11 makes Macs less necessary than ever. HomePod could be the best speaker for you. Would you spend $17,000 for a top of the line iMac Pro? Apple's ARKit will create a new generation of AR programs. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 02:11:55


MBW 563: Dongle Fever

6/13/2017
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Jason Snell fills in for the vacationing Leo Laporte to discuss what we've learned since WWDC a week ago. We get first impressions of HomePod and a review of the new iPad Pro. iOS 11 will have a significant impact on how we interact with iPads, and WatchOS 4 may be a big deal for the future of Apple Watch. Apple updated its MacBooks and iMacs, and we try to determine how the new iMac Pro would differ from the Mac Pro we're expecting Apple to announce in the future. Andy and Rene get into...

Duration: 01:38:25


MBW 562: Teraflops Make Me Tingly

6/6/2017
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Leo Laporte, Rene Ritchie, and Alex Lindsay are out this week, so Andy Ihnatko takes over the show and brings in a panel of developers to discuss Apple's 2017 Worldwide Developers Conference. HomePod is Apple's answer to the Amazon Echo and Google Home, but with a big focus on music and quality sound. The new 18 core iMac Pro might just fill that Mac Pro-sized hole in your heart. The new 10.5" iPad Pro gets some new iOS 11 features that bring it closer to being the only computer you...

Duration: 01:55:38


MBW 561: Self-Organizing Nanoballs

5/30/2017
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WWDC is less than a week away! What will Apple announce at their yearly developers conference? Updated MacBooks? New iMacs? A Siri speaker to compete with Google Home and the Amazon Echo? Dare we hope for a new Mac Mini? Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly.

Duration: 02:19:13


MBW 560: My Special Tipple

5/23/2017
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Tim Cook's wearable blood sugar monitor: will the Apple Watch soon save thousands of lives? WWDC is two weeks away, and we talk about the rumors and announcements we're hoping for. Apple's self-driving car is spotted on a Silicon Valley freeway. Apple Pay expands its reach. Apple Music's Jimmy Iovine explains why Apple Music will never have a free tier: music artists come first. iPhone NFC jailbreak lets iPhones talk to any NFC device. Apple vs Microsoft and Apple vs Google. Apple...

Duration: 02:03:30


MBW 559: Win32 Must Die!

5/16/2017
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Sal Soghoian joins us to talk about automation and his new CMD-D Conference. WannaCry attack shows that Tim Cook was right to refuse the FBI access to San Bernadino iPhone. Apple Watch detects heart arrhythmia, could soon detect diabetes. iPhone 8 will cost $1,000+. Hardware announcements coming at WWDC might include 10.5" iPad Pro, Siri Speaker, new MacBooks. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie Guest: Sal Soghoian Download or subscribe to this show at...

Duration: 02:17:59


MBW 558: Whistling, Dancing Penguins

5/9/2017
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Rumors abound about a Siri-powered Amazon Echo competitor is in the works. As Amazon releases the new Echo Show with a touch screen and video calls, is Apple too late to the game? Apple is the biggest taxpayer in the US, and is responsible for two million jobs - we crunch the numbers. Boinx Software's Oliver Breidenbach joins us to discuss the app ecosystem. Apple squashes two malware attacks.Qualcomm and Apple's royalties fight continues. Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Alex...

Duration: 01:41:07


MBW 557: We're All Sheeple Now

5/2/2017
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At their MicrosoftEDU event, Microsoft announced the 13.5" Surface Laptop, which looks a lot like the laptop that Apple should be making. Luckily, Apple has a $250 billion pile of cash to soak up any tears they might shed. Rumor has it that Apple might announce a Siri speaker to compete with the Amazon Echo and Google Home at WWDC. Dok is a new malware that only affects Macs. Several major apps are abandoning the Apple Watch. Apple Pay might soon have a Venmo-like person-to-person...

Duration: 01:46:30

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