Apple Byte: Extra Crunchy
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The Apple Byte: Extra Crunchy audio podcast brings more stories, more details and more talking each week with CNET's Brian Tong and Stephen Beacham. It's everything good and bad inside the world of Apple in this free flowing conversation that can go in any direction.
||CleanBenchmarks claim iPhone X is still the fastest phone (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 121)||Early benchmarks show the iPhone X is faster than the Galaxy S9. Plus: DXO Mark ranks the Galaxy S9 Plus the best phone camera and Apple's working on a giant iPhone X Plus.||2 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanApple readying new AirPods with 'Hey, Siri' for 2018 (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 120)||AirPods will soon get some of Siri's smarts, new iPads are expected in March and Fast Company names Apple No. 1 of its Most Innovative Companies for 2018.||22 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe HomePod and Sonos One both leave marks on wood surfaces (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep.119)||Apple confirms the HomePod leaves white rings on some wooden surfaces, but it isn't the only one. We dive deep into the HomePod with our review on the end.||16 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus probably won't feel the effects of Apple's throttling (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 118)||New hardware and software design will reduce the effect of Apple's performance management software on the iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus. The HomePod reviews are here, and AirPower could come in March.||9 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleaniPhone X is the top seller, but total iPhone sales take a step back (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 117)||Apple's quarterly earnings show that iPhone sales are healthy, but they still missed expectations. Also, iOS 12 will delay new features in favor of focusing on performance improvements, and Mario Kart is coming! In 2019.||1 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleaniOS 11.3 Beta finally has iCloud Messaging and AirPlay 2 (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 116)||Apple previews iOS 11.3, the HomePod gets a Feb. 9 release date, Apple's not really canceling the iPhone X and it's getting back into e-books.||26 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanApple is bringing iOS and Mac apps together (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 115)||For Apple to move toward bringing iOS and MacOS together as one was just a matter of time. Is Apple throttling the performance of older iPhones with worn-down batteries? Plus, it's the four-year anniversary of the Mac Pro.||21 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe iMac Pro isn’t for everyone (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 114)||Net neutrality is dead, the iMac Pro brings power with no expansion, and what will the Apple-Shazam partnership bring?||14 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs Apple bringing back the iPhone with a metal back? (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 113)||New iPhone 2018 rumors, Amazon Prime Video is finally on the Apple TV and iOS 11 is the worst iOS release we have ever seen. It's not even close.||8 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy is Apple's HomePod 3 years behind the Amazon Echo? (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 111)||The HomePod is delayed to "early 2018," new iMac Pro details are out before its December release and an Apple TV tip from a caller!||24 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
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