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  • MBW 564: Leakers Gonna Leak

    Tue 5:58pm By TWiT
    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.…
  • MBW 563: Dongle Fever

    Jun 13, 2017, 6:09 pm By TWiT
    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…
  • MBW 562: Teraflops Make Me Tingly

    Jun 6, 2017, 5:55 pm By TWiT
    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…
  • MBW 561: Self-Organizing Nanoballs

    May 30, 2017, 6:44 pm By TWiT
    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?Alex's Pick: Lumu Light MeterAndy's…
  • MBW 560: My Special Tipple

    Tue 5:45pm By TWiT
    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…
  • MBW 559: Win32 Must Die!

    May 16, 2017, 6:05 pm By TWiT
    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…
  • MBW 558: Whistling, Dancing Penguins

    May 9, 2017, 5:38 pm By TWiT
    Rumors abound about a Siri-powered Amazon Echo competitor in the works. As Amazon releases the new Echo Show with a touch screen and video calling, is Apple too late to the game? Apple is the biggest taxpayer in the US, and is responsible for two million jobs…
  • MBW 557: We're All Sheeple Now

    May 2, 2017, 6:29 pm By TWiT
    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…
  • MBW 556: Un-Unroll Me!

    Apr 25, 2017, 6:52 pm By TWiT
    Two more entries in the seemingly endless stream of Uber scandals. Scandal #1: Uber almost gets kicked out of Apple's App Store for identifying iPhones. Scandal #2: Unroll.me, which bills itself as an automated email unsubscribing service, sold data it gleaned…
  • MBW 555: Shufflepuck Cafe

    Apr 18, 2017, 6:36 pm By TWiT
    New Mac Pro needs to be versatile to survive. Apple has a secret team working on a noninvasive diabetes sensor. iPhone 8 to have curved OLED screen, vertical dual camera, tiny bezel. Apple gets permission to test self-driving cars in California. Apple Music is…