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Latest Episodes

#334: A Wave of Nostalgia Hit Me in the Face

February 24th, 2021 · 104 minutes

This week, Federico gets what he wants, but also doesn't. Myke tries out Hey, but only kinda. Also, are there new apps anymore?

#333: A Stack of Battery Pancakes

February 17th, 2021 · 77 minutes

This week, Stephen refuses to be pigeonholed, Federico talks about how MagSafe could be used on new accessories and Myke doesn't want to talk about folding iPhones, but then does. Also on the list of topics: failing Apple watches, #GreenGate and blankets.

#332: Pretending — Once Again — to be John Voorhees

February 10th, 2021 · 101 minutes

Everyone's a real Federico, but only Stephen could disrupt the show document in such a profoundly useless way. Myke takes on the form of those around him.

Topics include MacBook Pro batteries, Spotify and Siri getting cozy, the iPhone 12 mini and more.

#331: Honey, Did You Put Kickstands on my Yoga Mat?

February 3rd, 2021 · 86 minutes

This week, the guys review CARROT Weather 5, dream up new health devices for Apple to make and dive into the new iOS 14.5 beta. Also: Myke won't wear an anklet, Federico has words for certain drivers and Stephen files feedback about the Reminders app.

#330: You Can’t Eat an App

January 27th, 2021 · 89 minutes

This week, Myke has a theory, Stephen has a crush and Federico has opinions on olives. Also: a discussion about Tweetbot 6 and what makes app subscriptions worth it.

#329: The Smell of Broken Glass

January 20th, 2021 · 77 minutes

This week, the guys plan the WWDC Olympics, talk about what's inside the AirPods Max and what the future of the Mac Pro may look like. Lastly, a report about folding iPhones is considered.

#328: Sir, I Believe That’s Not Your Suitcase

January 13th, 2021 · 88 minutes

This week, the guys gather to discuss Apple's new Racial Equity and Justice Initiatives, some things at CES that caught their eyes and how they feel about the Apple Watch.

#327: The Rickies (Early 2021)

January 7th, 2021 · 103 minutes

2020 is over. Products have been released, notches have been measured and an Annual Chairman has been named. As if that wasn't enough, the 2021 Rickies have been etched into a Google Doc for all time.

#326: 2020 Year in Review: Not an Ideal Situation

December 30th, 2020 · 112 minutes

This week, the guys walk down memory lane, re-visiting the top tech stories of 2020. It was ... quite the year.

#325: You Can't Mail a Rock

December 16th, 2020 · 103 minutes

The AirPods Max have arrived in Memphis, London and Rome, so the guys give their impressions of Apple's newest product after talking about iOS 14.3, the post office and more.