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      episode 588: Hold My Head & I'll Stop


      The $4999 iMacPro is now available. Who should buy it? Apple buys Shazam. Jony Ive is back in charge of the Apple design team after 2 years working on Apple Park. The iTunes Music Store is not closing... yet. Apple bans templated apps. 2017's top downloads from the App Store.

      Leo's Picks: Jibo and Rogue Amoeba's PiezoAdam's Picks: Polaroid LED Light Panel and Panorama XAndy's Pick: SuperDuper! 3.1.1Jim's Pick: Greta Van Fleet

      Hosts: Leo Laporte and Andy Ihnatko

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      episode 587: High Def Buddha


      The macOS root login without a password flaw has been fixed... and broken again... and then re-fixed. iOS 11 is a bit less secure. Tim Cook in China. 2011 Mac Mini is oficially obsolete. Apple Pay Cash is now available. So is the first FDA-approved Apple Watch band.

      Andy's Pick: MarsEdit 4Rene's Pick: DuolingoAlex's Pick: FocosLeo's Pick: Pixelmator Pro

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Rene Ritchie

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      episode 586: Breaking Root


      MacOS High Sierra Security Flaw lets anyone get root access to your computer without a password. Is Tim Cook Steve Jobs' biggest mistake? Can Apple fix the 2017/2017 MacBook Pro? Cyber Monday deals still active on Apple products. You can get an iPhone X for Xmas, but not an Apple TV 4K 64GB.

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie

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      episode 585: Sous Vide or Not Sous Vide


      HomePod will not ship until sometime in 2018. FCC will kill Net Neutrality on December 14th; states are forbidden from setting their own Net Neutrality rules. iMac Pro will have an A10 chip for Siri. How iPhone X face detection works. Apple gets a warrant for Texas shooter's iPhone and iCloud account.

      Rene's Pick: Thrifter for Black Friday dealsAlex's Pick: Focus OrbitalAndy's Picks: Big Kahuna Chainmail Vortex, Sous Vide Turkey, and Mashed PotatoesLeo's Ridiculously Expensive Cooking...


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      episode 584: A Free Pass From Darwin


      iPhone X is the phone of the year, but... hackers spoof Face ID. iPhone X freezing in cold weather. "Green Line of Death." Fix for iOS autocorrect bug is here. 2019 iPhone will have a rear-facing 3D sensor. Jony Ive's Wallpaper interview. Apple Watch saves a man from shark-infested waters. Apple Watch might save you from high blood pressure and sleep apnea. Boston Dynamics' robots go from comical to sleek and scary.

      Rene's Pick: HalideAndy's Picks: Headspace and Calm meditation apps...


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       2017-11-15

      episode 583: The Jersey Fudge


      We didn't want to like the iPhone X this much, but it is great. DisplayMate rates its screen "textbook perfect." The UX takes some getting used to. Samsung really, truly owes Apple $120 Billion for Slide to Unlock. Apple might stash those funds on the tiny island of Jersey. Along with the many many many billions it earned in Q4 this year. And it can iMessage us some using Apple Pay Cash.

      Rene's Pick: CardhopAndy's Pick: Ulysses 12Alex's Picks: Nomad Power cables, Ricoh Theta V 4k, and...


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       2017-11-08

      episode 582: Did You Get Yours Yet?


      iPhone X pre-orders, Rene Ritchie's first impressions of the iPhone X, is it too soon to talk about the next iPhone? YouTube TV is coming to Apple, Animojis in action and more!

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie

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       2017-11-01

      episode 581: When the Button Goes Blue


      iPhone X orders start this week - here's how to be first in line. Pixel 2 XL's burn-in problems. There will be no October event. Apple vs Samsung: the case that would not die. iPhone Calculator bug. iPod's sweet sixteen.

      Alex's pick: Omnigraffle 7Rene's picks, Voltron on Netflix, Mophie Powerstation USB-C XXL Universal BatteryAndy's pick: PrimitiveLeo's Pick: Sonos One

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Rene Ritchie

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       2017-10-25

      episode 580: Schrödinger's Mac Mini


      Say goodbye to TouchID. Say hello to Augmented Reality. Say "You're still here?" to the Mac Mini. Face ID is secure, reliable, and non-racist. Apple almost bought a healthcare company. VirnetX wins again. Woz starts WozU. Apple's fix for KRACK is coming soon.
      • Andy's pick: BBEdit 12
      • Rene's picks: Phone View, Philz Coffee
      • Leo's pick: Tiny Hardware Firewall

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie

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      1h54m
       2017-10-18

      episode 579: Shadenjunken


      You may have to wait until 2018 to get an iPhone X, Next iPad Pro may get Face ID, Bug fixes for High Sierra, Apple Watch LTE fixed. Spielberg will reboot Amazing Stories at Apple. Dow Jones: Google to buy Apple for $9 Billion.

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie

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       2017-10-11