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

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

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

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

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: Pondering the rumored Oct 16 iPad event

When a rumor swirls, what can you do but give into its pull? We do so by considering what Apple might announce at a rumored October 16 event. From there we question just how many times HP can split before it entirely disappears, ponder what a Facebook Like is worth in real currency, and pick our most intriguing Yosemite features.

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