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  • MBW 535: Scratching the Surface

    Wed 12:22am By TWiT
    The next iPad might have a tiny bezel and no home button. The next iPhone might have a curved OLED screen. The next Apple campus might be ready this spring. And the next Mac might run on ARM, but it probably won't.Alex's pick: SanDisk 32GB Flash Drive for…
  • MBW 534: Thank You, Sal

    Nov 22, 2016, 10:51 pm By TWiT
    Apple stops developing wireless routers. Playing Doom on the MacBook Pro Touch Bar. The MacBook Pro is neither repairable nor recyclable. Why the MacBook Pro can only have 16gb of RAM. Sal Soghoian leaves Apple as his position is eliminated. Jony Ive designs a…
  • MBW 533: Crusty Rolls

    Nov 15, 2016, 10:24 pm By TWiT
    Rene has his review of the new 13" and 15" MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. Rumors say AirPods might come out this week. Apple is working on Augmented reality - is this the future? Apple's new $300 coffee book focuses on the Jobs-Ive collaboration.Leo's Pick:…
  • MBW 532: XP Halitosis

    Nov 8, 2016, 10:56 pm By TWiT
    Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie argue over whether the new MacBook Pro is "Pro" enough. Should you build a Hackintosh? AirPods get delayed - no word on for how long. Is a "Jet White" iPhone on the way? A leaked email shows Steve Jobs' plans for…
  • MBW 531: The Land of Ghost and Winds

    Nov 1, 2016, 10:12 pm By TWiT
    With the new MacBook Pro, Apple has angered power users. Why a Touch Bar instead of a touchscreen? Why only USB-C ports? Why only 16gb of RAM? Why no new Mac Pro desktop? And with its new Surface Studio, why does Microsoft now seem more innovative than Apple?…
  • MBW 530: Heterogeneous Ear Holes

    Oct 25, 2016, 10:42 pm By TWiT
    Final predictions for Apple's "hello again" event this Thursday: New MacBooks and Macbook Pros - complete with a just-leaked photo of the new OLED function strip. Magic Strip? Magic Bar? Apple's Q4 earnings beat Wall Street estimates, Apple sues over…
  • MBW 529: Sentient Mechanical Octopus

    Oct 18, 2016, 10:11 pm By TWiT
    Tim Cook prefers AR over VR, and says it is a more "broad-based technology" that encourages human contact. Siri is falling behind Google Assistant, Microsoft Cortana, and the Amazon Echo, but Apple just hired an AI expert from Carnegie Mellon to help close the…
  • MBW 528: The Passive-Aggressive Update

    Oct 11, 2016, 10:11 pm By TWiT
    After fires, recalls, replacements, and fires from replacements, Samsung has finally thrown in the towel and discontinued the Galaxy Note 7. Is the Note brand permanently damaged? In other Samsung news, the US Supreme Court hears arguments in one Apple vs…
  • MBW 527: Double Sticker Probation

    9:11pm By TWiT
    Rumors abound about a possible Macbook announcement event later this month, new iPad Pros next spring, and an OLED screen for the next iPhone. In the real world, Apple is opening new facilities around the globe. Also, macOS Sierra is out this week, and the…
  • MBW 526: How Jony Ive Butters His Toast

    Sep 27, 2016, 9:30 pm By TWiT
    A prank video has some gullible users drilling holes in their iPhone 7, Apple Music gears up for it's "second act," and the founder of App Camp for Girls talks about Swift Playgrounds.…