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  • Anti-dongle Portapalooza

    Sun 8:37pm By Rene Ritchie
    New 27" iMac models are here! Armed with 10-gen Intel processors, are they the last of their kind? The macOS Big Sur public beta has been released, and the gang have a rundown of what's new in the upcoming operating system. The crew also talk about the…
  • Introducing Wild Wild Tech

    Wed 8:50pm By Rene Ritchie
    Thank you for sponsoring iMore show, Wild Wild Tech! Untold stories of how tech shapes our culture in truly wild ways. Hear the most bizarre stories about how technology is shaping culture on Wild Wild Tech: Apple Podcasts:…
  • What's in the box?!?!?!

    Jul 26, 2020, 6:51 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Rumors are afoot for a new braided Lightning cable to possibly accompany iPhone 12. And a twitter-related rumor is that the service may begin offering subscription options for enhanced privacy and features. Additionally, the team check out pictures from the…
  • A Heckuva Hack

    Jul 20, 2020, 1:18 am By Rene Ritchie
    Joe, Georgia, and Lory discuss the recent Twitter hack. It's an issue to take seriously, but is certainly not without some humorous elements. Software updates from Apple brought some new features and bug fixes across the product lines. The gang have details on…
  • iMore Show 711: Betas be beta-ing

    Jul 12, 2020, 9:04 pm By Rene Ritchie
    iOS and iPad OS 14 public betas are here! We have the skinny on how to live dangerously — and if you decide to do so — back up, back up, back up! There are so many exciting new features to look forward to. Grab your secondary device if you dare. Or better…
  • A Real Mark of Love

    Jun 27, 2020, 8:52 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Rene Ritchie guest stars once again as the team examine the deluge of announcements from WWDC 2020. In particular, they discuss Apple silicon (aka ARM-based Macs), and massive design changes coming in macOS Big Sur. Of course, there's everything "14" — iOS…
  • Give up some pie

    Jun 20, 2020, 7:49 pm By Rene Ritchie
    On the cusp of WWDC 2020, the Apple developer community is rattled by the initial approval and subsequent rejection of Hey Email, an app from the creators of Basecamp. Rene Ritchie joins the crew to discuss this particular issue along with the overall…
  • Dub Dub Deets

    Jun 14, 2020, 4:55 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Apple has released a partial schedule of events for WWDC 2020. The iMore crew talk about what the company is promising to be the 'biggest-ever' conference, albeit a virtual one. One of the biggest rumors leading up to the keynote on June 22 is the possibility…
  • AppleCare Infinite

    Jun 7, 2020, 5:42 pm By Rene Ritchie
    As intrepid developers scour iOS beta software with a proverbial fine-tooth comb, new secrets have come to light. The gang discuss what's been unearthed, including bundle pricing for Apple services, more iPad keyboard shortcuts, and expanded Apple Pencil…
  • Buying Time (and a Back Catalog)

    May 31, 2020, 8:34 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Joe shares his adventures with AirPod replacements, and a bug in iOS is preventing some apps from launching. In late breaking news, Powerbeats Pro have just been announced in four new colors. The wild west of jailbreaking has expanded to include every signed…
  • Look with your eyes. Scroll with your fingers.

    May 24, 2020, 3:19 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Joe, Lory, and Georgia savor every morsel of information regarding Apple's alleged AR glasses. They also talk about new features in iOS 13.5, which includes improved Face ID behavior when wearing a mask. There are also frameworks in place for Exposure…
  • Spoiler Alerts!

    May 17, 2020, 4:37 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Thanks in large part to the immaculate track record of recent iMore show guest, Jon Prosser, we have a spoiler filled episode of leaks to share! AR glasses are in the works along with new size iPads. There's also a full rundown of the iPhones 12, including…
  • Sitckity Stuckity

    Sun 5:22pm By Rene Ritchie
    Special Guest Rene Ritchie is here to share his thoughts about the new 13-in MacBook Pro! He, Lory Gil, and Joe Keller also chat about Apple's virtual WWDC 2020, which begins June 22. Is there room for hybrid in-person/online vents in the future? Show Notes…
  • What it is (and what it isn't)

    May 3, 2020, 6:36 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Team iMore are joined by Daniel Bader of Android Central to talk about the technology behind contract tracing, debunking absurd 5G conspiracy theories, and the iPhone SE vs. budget Android phones. The gang also cover the nuggets of information gleaned from…
  • Jon Prosser Therapy Session

    Apr 26, 2020, 3:35 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Jon Prosser started making videos for his YouTube channel, Front Page Tech, eight years ago. He joins the iMore show this week to share his experiences analyzing tech news, the stress of disseminating leaks, and earning the trust of viewers. The gang also talk…
  • Character Development

    Apr 19, 2020, 5:56 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Special guest Mikah Sargent of TWiT.TV joins us this week to talk about iPhone SE! We also drool over the new Magic Keyboard for iPad Pro and check out the alleged design of iPhone 12 Pro Max. Finally, we say farewell to Rene as a co-host of iMore show. He's…
  • Apple pulls at our heartstrings

    Apr 12, 2020, 7:56 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Apple is giving us all the feels this week. They're partnering with Google to help track COVID-19 infections. And as they remind us that 'creativity goes on', there's new learning resources with Today at Apple at Home, and some free shows to watch on TV+. The…
  • Find My Leaks

    Apr 5, 2020, 5:32 pm By Rene Ritchie
    At what point does a rumor become a leak? When an unannounced product is (unintentionally) mentioned on Apple's own web site? That's what happened this week with the new iPhone and the long-awaited AirTags. The gang digs into what we can expect from these new…
  • Swiper, no swiping!

    Mar 29, 2020, 7:25 pm By Rene Ritchie
    COVID-19 remains top-of-mind in the tech industry. The crew talk about Apple's actions to help reduce spread of the virus along with their efforts to offer educational and creative resources to their users. iPadOS 13.4 is here with mouse and trackpad support.…
  • New MacBook Air and iPad Prooooooooooooo!

    Mar 22, 2020, 8:07 pm By Rene Ritchie
    It's party time! After months of rumor and speculation, Apple has released new MacBook Air and iPad Pro models. The gang are joined by returning guests Joe Keller and Vyyyper to talk about the new goodies and help you decide which devices might be right for…
  • Feed Me, Seymour!

    Mar 15, 2020, 5:31 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Apple has announced WWDC 2020 as an online-only event. The band of usual suspects are joined once again by Joe Keller as they dig into a leaked and reverse engineered build of iOS 14. It's impossible to say what will ultimately make the cut, but this internal…
  • The Best Use of Taffeta Since Prom Dresses

    Feb 29, 2020, 2:45 pm By Rene Ritchie
    COVID-19 is having a massive effect on the tech industry as companies deal with delayed component availability, missed revenue targets, and canceled trade shows. Focus is shifting to Apple and the possibility that this summer's WWDC could be canceled. What's…
  • Oprah or AirPods?

    Feb 23, 2020, 6:26 pm By Rene Ritchie
    The gang are joined this week by YouTuber and the Man About Tech himself: Vyyyper! They discuss Apple's note to investors about Q2 guidance due to COVID-19, and what products may be coming or delayed in a possible March event. Are new iPads, AirTags, and a new…
  • Will they? Won't they? Are we getting a new iPhone in March or not?

    Feb 16, 2020, 7:59 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Swift Playgrounds is now available on Mac, making it even easier to get a taste of software development. There are new phones from Samsung, including the Galaxy Z Flip, and signs continue to point towards a less expensive iPhone to be announced sooner than…
  • The Future is Now

    Feb 9, 2020, 2:16 pm By Rene Ritchie
    There could be a new lower cost iPhone on the way. Whether it is called iPhone 9 or something else remains to be seen, but the gang discuss that along with rumors of 'AirPods Studio' — Full size headphones that leverage features developed for AirPods Pro.…
  • Becoming the Ecosystem Company

    Feb 2, 2020, 12:56 pm By Rene Ritchie
    Apple had awesome Q1 2020 fiscal results and the team analyze what the numbers really mean for end users. They also discuss the human and possible business impact of Coronavirus along with rumors for the next generation of iPhones. Finally, the EU has voted to…
  • E2E encrypted iCloud, iPad Turns 10

    Jan 24, 2020, 9:14 am By Rene Ritchie
    Lory and Rene are joined by iMore's own Joe Keller for a chat about end-to-end encrypted iCloud. They also celebrate the 10th anniversary of iPad, making the case for a giant touch-enabled device, and more! Show Notes and Links: iCloud end-to-end encryption…
  • 2+2=Cheese Sandwich

    Jan 17, 2020, 11:03 am By Rene Ritchie
    Rene and Lory have an in-depth conversation about Apple, the FBI, and maintaining the security of their devices for users. They also discuss the notion of Apple users as 'cult' members and the tribalism of brands. The chat turns to SpO2 monitors and other…
  • Diaper Cam

    Jan 14, 2020, 11:51 am By Rene Ritchie
    Lory reports on her adventures at CES in Las Vegas as the gang chat about the best, worst, and most absurd ideas from the show. It's not just creepy robots, but there are a lot of creepy robots. On a much more serious note, they also discuss the US Justice…
  • Bob Barker's Cheese

    Jan 5, 2020, 3:14 pm By Rene Ritchie
    CES is coming up this week in Las Vegas! Although Apple won't be an exhibitor, they are participating in a panel about privacy and security in tech. The crew make some predictions for 2020 along with their wish lists for new hardware and software features.…