EYE Chart Radio

As the year winds down, this special episode has Jeff Gamet from The MacObserver giving his impressions of all the things that Apple has released this past year.

We talk of other faux pas that Apple has made as well as what we can expect to see next year.

All that, and so much more. Enjoy.

Direct download: 2017ECRDec29.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:30am EDT

This week Ken Ray and I talk about the poor messaging from Apple concerning the story that got out about how they deal with aging batteries.

We also talk about some numbers that came out about how iPhone X compares to other iPhones and getting in trouble with the Chinese logo police.

All that, and so much more. Enjoy!

Direct download: 2017ECRDec23.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

This week Kelly Guimont joins us. We talk about Jony in his new position, iPhone adoptions rates, bezels, security vulnerabilities and the blue box is near my hood.

All that and so much more.

Enjoy.

Direct download: 2017ECRDec16.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:30am EDT

This week marks the one-year anniversary of Mike LaPlante taking over the reins from Ken Ray and continuing on the tradition of the EyeChart Radio podcast.

I had the pleasure of celebrating the occasion with The MacCast's, Adam Christianson. We talked about updates to Apple's line of products, Amazon Prime Video on AppleTV, Tim's visit to China and pent up iPhone X demand and what it meant to marketshare.

All that and so much more. Enjoy!

 

Direct download: 2017ECRDec9.mp3
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This week BigJD joins me on the show. We discuss Apple's big faux pas concerning the security flaw that has to do with Guest access on your Mac. Have you updated? You should if you haven't. NOW!

Also, test tracks in AZ, Jimmy Iovine doesn't like the streaming music industry and what will Apple call it's next batch of iPhones?

All that and so much more. Enjoy!

Me and Big JD

Music On This Week's Show:

Rod Stewart - I'm Losing You
The Rolling Stones - I'm A Monkey
Metallica - Whiskey In The Jar
Cheryl Crow - Movin' To Las Vegas

Direct download: 2017ECRDec2.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:30am EDT

This week David Ginsburg and I talk about "illegal" workers in iPhone factories, Skype's eviction from the Middle Kingdom, how diverse is Apple for real and products that we'll being seeing sooner than later.

All that and so much more.

Enjoy.

Direct download: ECR2017Nov25.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:30am EDT

This week Chuck Joiner from MacVoices joins us on the show. We discuss possible flaws with the security of Face ID on the iPhone X, we also talk about how cold could also negatively affect the sensitivity of your iPhone X's display.

We also look at an article from Jason Snell over at Macworld concerning if Apple is ignoring their customer base, also can the Apple Watch save your life and are you verified on Twitter.

All that and so much more. Enjoy!

Direct download: 2017ECRNov18.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

Old Home week again as Ken Ray from The MacOS Ken Podcast joins us on this week's show. 

We talk about the Paradise Papers and the deeper question of paying taxes abroad and being beholden to share holders. We also come back to the question of encryption as the horrible event in Texas once again brings the subject to light.

Hardware blues, buyers remorse and so much more...enjoy!

Ken and Mike

Direct download: 2017ECRNov11.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

This week we have a last minute fill-in. We managed to get Jeff Butts from the MacObserver on the show this week. 

We talk about the genesis of iPhone X, lineups for iPhone X, the teardown on iPhone X and getting fired over the iPhone X.

We also talk briefly about the Q4 2017 earnings call. All that and so much more.

Enjoy!

Direct download: 2017ECRNov4.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:30am EDT

This week The MacCast's Adam Christianson joins us on the show. We discuss issues that Apple is having concerning producing iPhone X at a mass scale, iPhone 8 sales and is Apple cutting corners in order to get enough iPhones out the door?

We also talk about Apple's acquisition of wireless charging company, PowerbyProxi and how giving apps on your iOS devices permission to use your microphone, camera and contacts may affect your privacy.

All that, and so much more. Enjoy.

 

Direct download: 2017ECROct28.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:30am EDT