March 30, 2013 — Bryan Chaffin and Joe Wilcox

We present Bryan Chaffin, co-founder and co-publisher of The Mac Observer, who will talk about Apple’s large stash of cash and the taxman, plus other subjects, including T-Mobile’s new marketing scheme that is intended to eliminate subsidized handsets.

You’ll also hear from Joe Wilcox, Managing Editor of BetaNews, who will talk about the increase in cyber attacks on major Web sites, including banks and other financial institutions, why he’s switching his cellular service to T-Mobile, and other topics that include Samsung’s impact on the Android platform.

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March 23, 2013 — Jim Dalrymple, Michael Prospero, and Kirk McElhearn

On this week’s all-star episode, we present tech journalist Jim Dalrymple, Editor in Chief of The Loop, who will discuss the status of the various mobile platforms, what Google has to fear from Samsung, and why he has problems relying on Google services.

From Laptop magazine, Reviews Editor Michael Prospero covers some of the best and worst tech gear tested in 2012 and so far in 2013, along with whether lacking five features that are on the Samsung Galaxy S4 makes the iPhone 5 “ancient.”

Commentator Kirk McElhearnMacworld’s “iTunes Guy,” and the editor of Mac OS X Hints, makes a special return appearance to talk about Apple’s answer to virtual desktops in OS X, known as Spaces.

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March 16, 2013 — Kirk McElhearn, Roy Choi, and Avram Piltch

On this week’s all-star episode, commentator Kirk McElhearnMacworld’s “iTunes Guy,” and the editor of Mac OS X Hints, discusses the trials and tribulations of buying a new Mac for someone who lives in another country, and the issues he’s probably going to confront with his Apple ID and iTunes account when he moves from France to the UK.

Now that Samsung has announced the newest possible iPhone killer, the Galaxy S4 smartphone, we bring on board Roy Choi, Managing Editor of TechnoBuffalo, and Avram Piltch, Online Editorial Director of Laptop magazine, to discuss the potential impact of the new gadget, and the good and bad points, including hands-on impressions.

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March 9, 2013 — John Martellaro and Peter Cohen

We present an extended conversation with John Martellaro, Senior Editor, Analysis & Reviews for The Mac Observer, who will talk about such topics as why the iOS needs a new “paint job,” the apparent shift towards the iPad mini, why John doesn’t use FaceBook, the problems of Java on the Mac platform, and his own experiences working for Apple from his home office.

You’ll also hear from Peter Cohen, a co-host of the “Angry Mac Bastards” radio show and Executive Editor for The Loop, who discusses the possibilities for new Apple gear, such as an iWatch and an Apple connected TV. When it comes to a TV set, just what needs might Apple fill without having to depend on deals with content providers or carriers? And what about all the false information being published about Apple’s perceived success or lack of success?

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March 2, 2013 — Chrysta Olson, Rob Griffiths, Jeff Erwin, Lysa Myers, and Rob Pegoraro

On this week’s all-star episode, we’ll be joined by Chrysta Olson, Director of Communications for Pheed, a new social networking portal that reportedly combines some of the best features of Facebook, Twitter and other services.

You’ll hear from Macworld contributor Rob Griffiths, of Many Tricks, who will discuss his comparison between Siri voice recognition and Google, and which service delivered faster and more accurate results on the iOS platform.

For a security wrap-up, we present Jeff Erwin, CEO for Intego, a Mac security software publisher, and the company’s senior security analyst, Lysa Myers.

In addition, tech journalist Rob Pegoraro, who writes a weekly column for USA Today, reports on the 2013 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and some of the most interesting mobile gear introduced at the event. He also gives you his views about how wireless carriers overcharge you for international roaming.

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