Episode 745: What to expect at WWDC21
Apple’s developers conference kicks off on Monday. What can we expec tto see—and hope to see—from Apple? We talk about that and more in this episode of the Macworld podcast....




Episode 736: What secrets lie within the WWDC21 invite?
Apple’s biggest event of the year is coming soon: The Worldwide Developers Conference dates are set. In this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we’ll talk about WWDC, what Easter eggs are in the invite, and more....



Episode 730: Apple Car rumors and reports
After puttering along and then sitting in neutral, rumors and reports of the mysterious Apple Car have kicked into high gear. Get your motor running: we talk Apple Car in this episode of the Macworld Podcast....



Episode 723: IPhone 12 versus Android’s best of 2020
It's been a big year for smartphones but one phone stands out above all. In this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we’ll talk about the iPhone 12 and how it stacks up against the best Android phones of the year. Stay tuned....



Episode 719: What we think about the new iPhone 12
Apple started shipping the iPhone 12 and the iPhone 12 Pro. We have the new phones, and on this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we’ll talk about our expereince with the phones. Do we like them? Hate them?...



Episode 713: Reaction to Apple's Time Flies event
Apple held its Time Flies event and we have a lot to cover on this episode of the Macworld Podcast. We talk about the new Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, the new iPads, Apple Fitness+, Apple One, and a lot more....


Episode 708: New iMacs, Apple Fellow Phil Schiller, and more
Apple announced iMac updates earlier this week. Should you buy an iMac when Apple silicon is on the horizon? There’s also a major change in Apple leadership that we talk about on this episode of the Macworld Podcast. (Note: This file has been reposted to fix errors in the original)...


Episode 706: Apple's services push: Is it working?
Nearly a year into its push in services, Apple’s competitors still seem to have the upper hand. We take a look at what’s working, what needs to changes, and where we hope Apple takes its services in the future on this episode of the Macworld Podcast....


Episode 702: WWDC 2020 preview
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference starts on Monday, June 22. On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we talk about what could happen at the show....










Episode 676: New 16-inch MacBook Pro
We have the new 16-inch MacBook Pro, so we’ll talk about our impressions of the new laptop. Plus, we’ll respond to your hot takes and a lot more on this episode of the Macworld Podcast....



Episode 669: iPhone 11 review
We have the new iPhone 11, so we’ll talk about our experiences and impressions. Plus, your hot takes! That and more are all in this episode of the Macworld Podcast....






Episode 655: WWDC19: The announcements that will leave the biggest impact
Now that the dust has settled in the wake of WWDC, the Macworld staff talks about which of last week’s announcements will leave the biggest impact on ordinary users. We also discuss E3 and various Apple-related news items, along with your hot takes from the Macworld social media feeds....


Episode 651: Macworld reader hot takes on the iPhone SE, the Apple TV app, and more
We’re doing a special edition of the show where we feature your hot takes from the Macworld social media feeds. The hot takes are your reactions to Macworld stories and other happenings in the world of Apple. We talk about: • Apple should bring back the iPhone SE • Apple TV on Samsung TVs • Beats Powerbeats Pro v. Apple AirPods • Google I/O and its new privacy announcements • Tim Cook’s existential failure...


Episode 650: Goggle I/O, iOS 13 features, and your hot takes
The latest rumors about iOS 13 and Apple Watch. Google is having its developers conference; is there anything of interest for Apple users? Plus, we have an iPhone tip, and we wrap up the show with your hot takes from the Macworld social media feeds....

Episode 648: WWDC19 rumors, Marizpan and macOS, and your hot takes
We talk about WWDC19 rumors, and more. What does the future have in store for macOS? We’ll talk about that in our feature discussion. Plus, we show how to find Apple Pay locations in Apple Maps, and we’ll wrap up the show with your hot takes from the Macworld social media feeds....


Episode 646: AirPower aborted, Netflix, iPad reviews, and your comments and question
In the latest episode of the Macworld Podcast, we’ll talk about some of the major recent Apple headlines, including the end of AirPower. We reviewed the new iPad Air and iPad mini, which we'll talk about in our feature discussion. Plus, our two-minute tip, and we’ll wrap up the show with your hot takes from the Macworld Twitter and Facebook feeds....

Episode 645: Apple TV+, Apple News+, Apple Arcade, Apple Card
In this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we cover Google’s Stadia service, the release of iOS 12.2, and the latest developments in Qualcomm’s fight with Apple. For our feature discussion, we pick apart the services revealed at Apple’s “It’s show time” event on March 25: Apple TV+, Apple News+, Apple Arcade, and the Apple Card....


Episode 644: New iPads, iMac, AirPods; Apple v. Spotify
In the latest episode of the Macworld Podcast, we cover the news about WWDC19 and Apple’s new iPads, iMacs, and AirPods. Our feature discussion will cover the Spotify and Apple Music fracas. In our two-minute tip, learn how to add other people’s fingerprints to Touch ID, and we also go over audience hot takes....

Episode 643: 5 simple things Apple could (and should) quickly fix
The big news this week is that Apple has invited members of the media to an event on March 25. What will Apple unveil? The Macworld staff also talks about things Apple could (and should) fix immediately, and we respond to audience hot takes. This is episode 643 of the Macworld Podcast with Jason Cross, Leif Johnson, and Roman Loyola....

Episode 642: What's the deal with 5G and the iPhone
In our featured discussion on the Macworld Podcast, the staff talks about 5G on the iPhone: What is it? When is it coming? Will Apple be late to the 5G party? When should you really start to care about it? We also talk about the new USB4 spec, Apple's Shot on iPhone Challenge, and sleep tracking on the Apple Watch. And don't miss the Two-minute Tip for the Apple Watch, and hot takes from Macworld readers....




Episode 634: Predictions for 2019
What will happen next year? Let’s talk about predictions for Apple and technology in 2019. Plus, we discuss your comments and questions....


Episode 632: Apple after Tim Cook, the last good Macbook, and more hot takes
On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, the staff reacts to hot takes from the Macworld audience. Topics: Apple after Tim Cook The last good MacBook Apple’s design choices Foldable smartphones Don't forget to get your entries in to win an 11-inch iPad Pro: https://www.macworld.com/article/3322556/iphone-ipad/giveaway-win-a-2018-11-inch-ipad-pro.html...









Episode 608: Apple WWDC 2018 Recap
Apple had its big Worldwide Developers Conference keynote last Monday. What did you think about the announcements to iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS?...

Episode 607: Apple WWDC 2018 preview
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference starts on Monday. What do we hope and expect to see? We also talk about various other Apple news and feature your comments and questions. Message Input Message @Roman Loyola *bold* _italics_ ~strike~ `code` ```preformatted``` >quote...




Episode 599: New iPad review, Apple to ditch Intel, iOS 11.4 beta
Macworld’s Leif Johnson has been using the new iPad for the past week. What does he think so far? Bloomberg says that Apple may use its own processors in Macs starting in 2020. Apple has released a beta of iOS 11.4. We also feature your comments and questions....



Episode 592: HomePod, iOS 12
We’ve had the HomePod for a few days. What do we think? There’s more news about iOS 12. We also feature your comments and questions....


Episode 589: HomePod, iPhone rumors, iOS 11.3
Apple’s HomePod goes on sale this Friday. Are you buying one? The latest iPhone rumors have created confusion about the future of the iPhone X. Apple provides a sneak peek into new features coming to iOS. We also feature your comments and questions....








Episode 567: iPhone 8 sneak peek, the iPod nano and iPod shuffle RIP, and Apple Park
In episode 567, the Macworld staff talks about what we may see in the new iPhones, reminisce about the iPod shuffle and iPod nano, and how Apple’s new campus may lead to the downfall of the company (not really). Also, this is the first time we've gone live and you can join us over on our Twitter or Facebook every Wednesday morning at 10am PST if you want to join in the discussion!...


Episode 566: The Rock & Siri, iOS 10.3.3, iPhone 8
After a brief hiatus, the Macworld Podcast is back! The Macworld staff talks about the new Apple ad starring Dwayne Johnson, the security patch in the iOS 10.3.3 update, and how high is too high when it comes to iPhone 8 pricing....

Episode 565: So long (for now) and thanks for all the Mbps
Roman and Glenn reminisce over the iPhone's introduction 10 years ago, and discuss Roman's review of the new iMac. We also advise not installing iOS 11's public beta quite yet—for most people—and look at Virgin Mobile's iPhone-only plan, as well as go googly eyes over augmented reality examples with ARKit. Finally, we're heading out on hiatus for retooling, and Glenn says, "Thank you, everyone, and see you on the interwebs!"...

Episode 564: Take a trip to Kaby Lake
A potpourri of news this week, from Tim Cook urging that schools teach coding to every student, Scott Forstall's interview about the creation of the iPhone, and new iOS 11 features, including object recognition and augmented reality (AR), that will bump up camera and other third-party apps' capabilities. Roman also critiques the new MacBook Pro models, which have a lot to offer....


Episode 563: Our iOS goes to 11
Apple confirms its working on autonomous automobiles, but is it making a car or a component? Roman and Glenn discuss Apple's new podcast analytics, and then go through the large number of improvements scheduled for iOS 11, announced last week at WWDC. It's going to feel like a very different system—for the better....

Episode 562: Hi, Sierra!
Apple unloaded a pile of information at its WWDC keynote this week: the long-awaited and awkwardly named HomePod, a new iPad Pro model, upgraded Mac laptops and iMacs, and details about three of its four OSes—tvOS didn't get much love. Roman and Glenn focus on the bigger picture of this packed keynote and go in depth on the HomePod, as well as a brief discussion of Macs and macOS. Next week, we dig into the iPad Pro and iOS, and everything else learned at WWDC....

Episode 561: WWDC you soon
Apple has four OSes and we should hear about them all at the Worldwide Developers Conference starting next week. Roman and Glenn preview their fervent wishes, especially about the underdeveloped Apple TV and tvOS. They also talk about the Galaxy S8 camera compared to the iPhone 7s, Google Photos versus iCloud Photo Library, and how Thunderbolt 3 won the interface war....


Episode 560: By the Non-Pricking of My Thumb
Could a non-invasive wearable blood-glucose monitor that links to an Apple Watch help change people's lives and lead to better avoidance of diabetes onset? Roman and Glenn discuss this, along with the potential of new laptops at WWDC, Today at Apple, and the odd introduction of an Android switcher campaign when new phones are just a few months away....

Episode 559: Siri gets company
Apple invests $200 million into Corning for advanced glass manufacture in the U.S., WannaCrypt hit Windows users (but also could affect Macs with Boot Camp or virtual machines), and Siri gets crowded by Alexa and Google Assistant. Susie and Glenn talk that plus research showing an Apple Watch can detect irregular heartbeats 97 percent as well as dedicated medical equipment....