The Mac & Forth Show 175 - Something SomethingGate

The Mac & Forth Show 175 - Something SomethingGate

The gang are back this week after their short break. Alan, Dean, Steve and Karl share their opinions of the week's Apple-related news. Alan tried to kill Karl by challenging him to get fit. More of our new devices arrive. Mojave is out in the wild and we find out what this year’s gates are, related to Apple products anyway. All this and slightly more on this week's episode. 

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The Mac & Forth Show 173 - To The Max

The Mac & Forth Show 173 - To The Max

Apple’s new iPhones and Apple Watches are here and it’s all rather exciting. To discuss what was revealed Alan, Steve and Karl are joined by Don McAllister of ScreenCastsOnline to lust after the new shiny things and see if any have tempted them to break out the credit/debit cards, or if they have resisted the temptation…at least for now. 

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The Mac & Forth Show 139 - Middle Class: Model B

The Mac & Forth Show 139 - Middle Class: Model B

On this week’s episode Alan Vickers and Karl Madden discuss the latest Apple and technology related news. The HomePod delay is revisited following a report that Apple was caught out by the Echo. US citizens get a new Thanksgiving Apple Watch Challenge, but what about the rest of us? An old Lisa goes up for sale. Law enforcement want access to another iPhone. The UK Government looks at Gig Economy Workers. Uber bets on Autonomous vehicles but Jeremy Clarkson is far from impressed by them, all this and slightly more on this week’s episode.

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The Mac & Forth Show 138 - Pressure

The Mac & Forth Show 138 - Pressure

This week Don McAllister of ScreenCasts Online makes a welcome return and joins Alan Vickers and Karl Madden to go through the week’s Apple related news. A London Apple store gets gang raided, the Apple Watch could help identify high blood pressure, a man is rescued from shark infested waters tanks to his Watch, FaceID challenges, an entire movie shot on an iPhone and Amazon is heading for Middle Earth.

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The Mac & Forth Show 134 - Popped Off

The Mac & Forth Show 134 - Popped Off

Alan Vickers, Dean Murphy and Karl Madden return after their unscheduled break to discuss the week’s Apple and tech related news. Dean has a Watch related issue, Alan has treated himself and Karl’s finally joined EE.  After a few possible exploits are discovered that could wreak our days at least there’s a new candle to calm us down again. 

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The Mac & Forth Show 132 - Wrist Radio

The Mac & Forth Show 132 - Wrist Radio

After the recent deluge of new Apple hardware and software, we return to a more regular news week. Alan Vickers and Dean Murphy join Karl Madden as they peruse their way through the week’s Apple and tech-related news, including radio coming to the Apple Watch and Amazon announcing some new Alexa related devices. Also, the first rumours for the iPhone 9...sigh. 

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The Mac & Forth Show 131 - Updates

The Mac & Forth Show 131 - Updates

This week Apple has released iOS11 and a number of new shiny devices that have been dispatched to eager customers, among them our very own Dean Murphy and Karl Madden.  They are also joined by Ben Kinnaird from the Something Inventive Podcast to discuss their new purchases and the rest of the week’s Apple related news. 

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The Mac & Forth Show 130 - A Little Bit Poorer

The Mac & Forth Show 130 - A Little Bit Poorer

Apple has once again unveiled what they have been working on and have introduced the iPhone 8, iPhone 8+, iPhone X, Apple TV 4K and the new Apple Watch 3. Dean MurphyAlan Vickers and Karl Madden discuss the announcement. Alan is a little dubious that FaceID will be better than TouchID. Karl’s very happy with the upgraded 4K movies and Dean is a little poorer.

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The Mac & Forth Show 129 - Our Place

The Mac & Forth Show 129 - Our Place

With just a few days to go until Apple is unveiling its new iPhones, a possible new Apple Watch and Apple TV, along with the official releases of iOS11 and MacOS  Dean MurphyAlan Vickers and Karl Madden are joined by Don McAllister (of ScreenCastsOnline) to discuss what might be in store come Tuesday. They also discuss the Gold Master leak that appears to confirm a few items but keep that discussion separate if case you want to avoid any spoilers.

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Elobeth Soft Sports Silicone Bracelet Strap Review

Elobeth Soft Sports Silicone Bracelet Strap Review

The latest band I've added to my collection is  the Elobeth Soft Sports Silicone Bracelet Strap. It's obviously styled after the recently released Nike Apple Watch bands and appears to match the very same colour options. I opted for the rather striking black/volt version and have pretty much been wearing it every day since. 

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The Mac & Forth Show 099 - Return of the BritishMac

The Mac & Forth Show 099 - Return of the BritishMac

This week I am joined by Alan Vickers, Dean Murphy (creator of the Crystal Adblock App) and Mr. BritishMac himself, Will Green as we go over the weeks Apple related news. 

Apple is still in the money and the iPhone is selling well, confounding the analysts once again. Is the Apple Watch in a market all of its own? AirPods get a silent but, for Karl anyway, effective update, however can you get hold of them anywhere and Wi-fi calling comes to Three (thankfully). 

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The Mac & Forth Show 091 - iCar-azy

The Mac & Forth Show 091 - iCar-azy

This week I’m joined once again by  Alan Vickers, writer of The Deep Dive Guide to Microsoft Word for iPad as we discuss the weeks Apple and tech related news of the week. Is Apple doing a round Watch? Is Apple doing an Apple Car? Amazon is doing a real store. Crafty Coppers bypass iPhone security and 4K is slowly becoming a thing.

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The Mac & Forth Show 084 - Apple Watch, The Sequel

The Mac & Forth Show 084 - Apple Watch, The Sequel

Last week Apple revealed what they have been working on and in this episode I am joined by Dr. Richard Harness to discuss two of those devices, The new Apple Watch and the Air Pods (the iPhone 7/7+ will be covered in the next episode). We share our thoughts and opinions regarding these two new wearables from Apple.

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