The Mac & Forth Show (general)

Dean has returned from San Jose to join Alan and Karl and regale them with tales of WWDC and elective scooters. More information has emerged about the latest software from Apple and All of us are now rocking the iOS12 beta’s…what could possible go wrong? 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_160.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:09am UTC

We return from our brief holiday and kick things off with a wrap up of Apple’s recent WWDC event. With software improvements across the board for Apple devices we examine those that caught out attention and that we are looking forward to come Autumn. Alan and Karl and joined by former host of the show Matt Barton, along with independent developer Andy Leigh to discuss the announcements. Hopefully I’ve remembered how to do everything correctly. 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_159.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:16pm UTC

On our last show before our May break we are somewhat disappointed, but not surprised, to learn of the demise of Apple’s Airport range. Also, Apple closes it’s last Apple Watch pop-up store, UK financing disappears from Apples website, another range of batteries get a replacement program. Alan, Steve and Karl discuss these and several other topics on this weeks episode. 

See you all again in June.  

Please support Mandie's Race for Life as mentioned by Steve this week. 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_158.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:56am UTC

Dean, Alan and Karl are joined by Ben Kinnaird (from Rather Inventive & the Something Inventive Podcast) to discuss the upcoming GDPR legislation and what it will mean for both companies and users. 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_157.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:45pm UTC

Washington puts Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg on the naughty step but fortunately, he has a cushion. Apple introduces the Project Red iPhone 8 and Karl does pretty well on his first play of Fortnite until he meets someone. Dean, Steve and Karl share their thoughts and opinions on all these topics, plus a few more. 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_156.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:16pm UTC

Twitter creates a Twitter storm after revealing its plans for third-party apps. The Mac Pro is still at least a year away and the possibility of Apple moving away from Intel arises, yet again. Dean, Alan, Steve and Karl share their thoughts and opinions on all these topics, plus a few more. 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_155.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:57am UTC

We finally have a full panel again as Alan, Steve, Dean and Karl assemble to discuss the Apple Education event held earlier this week. Did Apple do enough to try and claim back some of the education market from Google and Microsoft or will their report card show them wanting? Also, iOS10.3 is released and brings some new functionality to our favourite devices. 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_154.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:37pm UTC

After an interesting week for Facebook and the imminent education related presentation from Apple; Alan, Dean, and Karl share their thoughts and opinions on the last, and start of next week. 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_153.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:56pm UTC

This week Alan takes over the hosting duties and is joined by Steve and Dean. Dean shares the details of his Korean trip before the guys turn their attention to the recent announcements from Apple in a news-filled week.

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_152.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:39am UTC

Alan and Karl enjoy the arrival of Spring and look forward to some possible upcoming projects they can start using various technologies, services and apps. Karl shares his opinions on his new BeatsX earbuds and they both discuss a little of the week’s Apple and tech related news. 

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Direct download: mac_and_forth_151.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:48pm UTC