Podcast: Thanks, Apple

Christopher Breen Senior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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In these United States we celebrate Thanksgiving—a time about more than just black Fridays. By way of tribute we talk about Apple’s efforts to assist Project (RED), some of the apps we’re most thankful for, and the many thoughtful people who inhabit our comment threads.

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Here in my car: Ewww-ber and Alpine's CarPlay plans

Christopher Breen Senior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Susie Ochs Senior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

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It turns out that you can say really terrible things when surrounded by reporters and peers provided that you preface your screed with “Oh, this is off the record….” Fail to do so and people wonder why anyone would employee a person with such vile ideas. In other auto-related news, we talk about Alpine’s CarPlay plans. We wrap up with quick thoughts on why one shouldn’t make idle threats when desirous of the FCC’s good will and how a release-and-fix-later mentality is making us more distrustful.

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Podcast: Net neutrality isn't a left/right fight

Christopher Breen Senior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Susie Ochs Senior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

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Much as people like to choose sides based on their politics, we believe net neutrality isn’t a strict liberal/conservative battle. Rather, it’s about those who use the Internet and those who profit from that use. We additionally praise Microsoft for its free iOS Office apps, question whether Apple has pulled the trigger too quickly on its latest operating systems, and congratulate this same company on releasing former iPhone users from iMessages purgatory.

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Podcast: Bathing in the Retina iMac's golden glow

Christopher Breen Senior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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In this week’s episode we talk some about our recently published review of the iMac with 5K Retina display, a post-Chinese New Year Apple Watch release, why we do and don’t care about the upcoming Office for Mac 2015, Beats Music on Southwest Airlines, Taylor Swift’s spotty relationship with Spotify, and what Tim Cook’s recent revelations mean for Apple and tolerance in general.

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Podcast: The rise of the revolting retailers

Christopher Breen Senior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Susie is a proud Mac geek, as well as a writer, editor, snowboarder, and mom.
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In this episode we discuss the kerfuffle between iPhone 6 bearers and the large pharmacies that demand that their customers continue to pay for items exactly as they did the week before, just how desirable the new iPad models are, what’s good (and not so) about iTunes 12, and why we’re following the trend and streaming the bulk of our music.

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Podcast: Evolutionary iPads and stunning iMac

Christopher Breen Senior Editor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Last Thursday Apple unveiled new products—the iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, and the iMac with Retina 5K display. Susie was on hand to witness that event and chats with Chris about it.

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Podcast: Talking Macworld/iWorld hiatus with Paul Kent

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Earlier today, IDG World Expo announced that Macworld/iWorld (formerly, Macworld Expo) was going on hiatus. In this episode of the podcast I speak with the man responsible for its running, Paul Kent.

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