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  • 269: All in on the cloud

    Mon 12:19pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    After announcing the winner of the iPad Pro giveaway, Cody and Sebastien give a public service announcement, then the two co-hosts talk about Apple ID identity theft scare, how Cody thinks parts of the Apple Watch UI is still messed up, and the new ECG feature…
  • 268: Any more complaints for the Complaints Department?

    Dec 3, 2018, 12:35 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody and Sebastien open the Complaint Department and share criticism of some Apple Watch UI, slow Face ID animation, and autocorrect limitations. It all ends well with a hopeful discussion about AirPods. Jamf Now: Create your free account and set up your…
  • 267: I don’t mean to brag, but...

    Nov 26, 2018, 1:45 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Similar to what they had done several months ago, Cody and Sebastien revisit their Home screens and talk about their apps and folders. Follow along as the two explain the logic behind the location of their apps and folders. Who knows, you might even discover a…
  • 266: You really do have to hope

    Nov 19, 2018, 12:22 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    More talks about iPad Pro, and more specifically, working on an iPad Pro. The guys discuss recent disappointing iPhone sales estimates and what they mean (or don't mean). Finally, Cody shares some of his best tips and tricks for savvy shopping this Black…
  • 265: Driving a Porsche without steering wheel

    Nov 12, 2018, 12:31 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Sebastien shares his initial impressions of the 11" iPad Pro. The two co-hosts discuss Apple's latest financial results and the reasons why the company will stop disclosing unit sales numbers (it makes sense!). Finally, an ongoing chat about AirPods. Oh, and…
  • 264: October event debriefing

    Nov 5, 2018, 3:44 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Listen to Cody and Sebastien give a debriefing of the event Apple held in late October. The two co-hosts give their first impressions of the new MacBook Air, the new Mac mini, and the new iPad Pros. Also some interesting discussions about the current state of…
  • 263: iPad event fantasy draft 2018

    Oct 26, 2018, 12:30 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    In what has now become a tradition, Cody and Sebastien battle in this fantasy draft based on the iPad Pro event that Apple will hold on October 30th. Listen in and play along! NSA: Learn more about careers at the National Security Agency by visiting…
  • 262: The vision starts becoming clear

    Oct 22, 2018, 1:53 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Believe it or not, Cody finally got an Apple Watch Series 4 and he shares his initial thoughts with us (spoiler alert: it's very positive). The other good news is that Apple finally sent out invitations for an event where the company will most definitely…
  • 261: Oktoberfest event

    Oct 15, 2018, 12:34 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody and Sebastien talk about what using third-party Apple Watch faces would be like, and why Apple hasn't made this happen yet. The two co-hosts also discuss iPad Pro rumors, and what could motivate them to use an iPad for serious work. Sponsor: Learn more…
  • 260: Don’t text Mom!

    Oct 8, 2018, 12:43 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody puts Sebastien on the spot for an impromptu giveaway. Sebastien puts Cody on the spot about buying an Apple Watch Series 4. Both share their top use cases for Apple Watch, they talk about a strange possible fix for excessive battery drain on iOS 12, and…
  • 259: It’s another story

    Oct 1, 2018, 1:03 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Now that they've had some decent hands-on time with both iPhone XS and Apple Watch Series 4, Cody and Sebastien share more feedback about what they like and dislike about the devices. LinkedIn Jobs: Find the person who will help you grow your business with…
  • 258: Initial impressions of the iPhone XS and Apple Watch Series 4

    Sep 24, 2018, 1:02 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody and Sebastien share their initial impressions of the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. It really feels like they got two very different phones at time... Sebastien also talks about Apple Watch Series 4, and the commitments that need to be made sometimes to…
  • 257: Unpacking Apple's September event

    Sep 17, 2018, 2:07 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    After announcing the winner of last week's draft, Cody and Sebastien unpack Apple's big September event, with discussions about Apple Watch Series 4, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, and all the things we didn't get. Sponsored by Molekule: Molekule is…
  • 256: iPhone event fantasy draft 2018

    Mon 9:07am By iDownloadBlog.com
    In this fantasy draft episode, Cody and Sebastien pick what they believe we are most likely to see unveiled at Apple's 'Gather Round' event. Play along by making your own picks (see full list in show notes), or simply listen in. Either way, this is a fun…
  • 255: All the tips. All of them!

    Sep 3, 2018, 12:31 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    It's a slow week in the Apple world. We just received invites for the September 12 event, and only the new iPhone and the new Apple Watch images have leaked. So yeah, a slow week! Show Notes Apple sends invites for September 12 iPhone event at Steve Jobs…
  • 254: Let’s redesign the line

    Aug 27, 2018, 12:35 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Sebastien dips his toes into cryptocurrency. The guys talk about rumors of new MacBooks and iPhones, and while they're at it, they completely redesign the MacBook and iPhone lines. Sponsored by Jamf Now: Create your free account and set up your first 3…
  • 253: It might be over

    Aug 20, 2018, 3:02 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Discussions about an Apple Pencil for iPhone, Twitter's ending of legacy APIs, and a description of Cody and Sebastien's traveling setups.  Sponsored by Molekule: Molekule is the only air purifier that actually destroys pollutants. Get $75 off your first…
  • 252: Please don’t disconnect

    Aug 13, 2018, 3:21 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody and Sebastien discuss the latest iOS and watchOS betas, new Samsung devices, Spotify vs Apple Music, and Alex Jones. Sponsor Jamf Now: Create your free account and set up your first 3 devices completely free forever at jamf.com/ios. Show Notes Beta life…
  • 251: Fourteen months in a year

    Aug 6, 2018, 3:13 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody and Sebastien talk about new iOS and watchOS betas, the impact of Apple killing the App Store affiliate program, and that huge $1B milestone the company hit this past week. LinkedIn Jobs:Find the person who will help you grow your business with LinkedIn.…
  • 250: Analyzing our Screen Time data

    Jul 30, 2018, 1:19 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody and Sebastien take a look at their Screen Time data and discuss the apps they apparently use the most. Take a look at their Screen Time on this screenshot. Jamf Now: Create your free account and set up your first 3 devices completely free forever at…
  • 249: A hot button issue

    Jul 23, 2018, 2:13 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody and Sebastien talk about the new MacBook Pro, and its apparently improved keyboard. They also talk about future HomePod software improvements, TV shows they're currently watching, and traveling. Sponsors Clockwise.io:For more information on how to produce…
  • 248: Our top 5 Mac apps

    Jul 16, 2018, 12:17 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Cody and Sebastien talk about their favorite apps for the Mac. And of course, they talk about the World Cup and the victory of France. Sponsors Jamf Now:Create your free account today at jamf.com/ios, and set up your first 3 devices for free, forever!…
  • 247: What's on Cody and Sebastien's Home screen

    Jul 9, 2018, 4:00 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    In this special episode, Cody and Sebastien compare their Home screens, the logic behind the placement of icons, and what apps they use the most.  Follow along by checking out Cody and Sebastien's Home screens. Our thanks to Clockwise for sponsoring this…
  • 246: Down the middle

    Jul 2, 2018, 4:37 am By iDownloadBlog.com
    Apple is rebuilding the Maps app from the ground up with fresh new data. Microsoft is working on the future. Finally, Samsung and Apple end their long-time legal feud. And of course, the World Cup. Show Notes Apple rebuilding Maps from the ground up with…
  • 245: A lot of smoke to the fire

    Jun 25, 2018, 12:31 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Discussions about what premium AirPods might offer, a new HomePod, and Apple-branded over-the-ear headphones. Cody and Sebastien also talk about AirPower, Apple's Keyboard Service Program, and IGTV. And the World Cup of course. Show Notes Apple planning…
  • 244: Something to keep an eye on

    Jun 18, 2018, 1:56 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Apple Maps outages sometimes can't be avoided, but can Apple communicate better about them? Should Apple ditch the Lightning connector for USB-C? Is Apple really not merging iOS and macOS? Are Siri shortcuts a bigger deal than we may think at first? Does the…
  • 243: The bleeding has stopped

    12:48pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    Touch Bar makes a come-back in the conversation. More thoughts about what was announced at WWDC 2018. And the living on a beta!  Show Notes How to live stream the 2018 FIFA World Cup on iPhone, iPad, and Mac WWDC 2018 roundup: everything you need to know…
  • 242: WWDC 2018 overview

    Jun 5, 2018, 5:04 am By iDownloadBlog.com
    After announcing the winner of the fantasy draft, Cody and Sebastien share their overview of the WWDC 2018 keynote and all the announcements made for iOS, watchOS, tvOS, and macOS.  Sponsor: Simple Contacts To save $30 on your lenses, just go to…
  • 241: WWDC 2018 fantasy draft

    May 28, 2018, 1:11 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    A week before WWDC 2018, Cody and Sebastien play in their second annual WWDC fantasy draft and pick the features, or announcements that we are likely (hopeful?) to see at the event. Follow and play along by making your own picks. Show Notes Possible picks:…
  • 240: Still pretty appealing

    May 21, 2018, 1:43 pm By iDownloadBlog.com
    After sharing a couple pro tips for iPhone users, Cody and Sebastien talk about HomePod pricing, and the rumor of a Beats-branded HomePod-like speaker coming at a cheaper price. The two also talk about Microsoft's low-cost Surface line, and what they are…