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The everythingiCafe podcast is a weekly podcast dedicated to the iPhone and iPad. Join your hosts Marianne Schultz and Christopher Meinck each week for discussion of news, tips and their favorite technology. You can subscribe to our show on iTunes, grab our RSS feed. You can also listen to any of our shows below or download directly to your computer. Our regular schedule includes a weekly broadcast, but the show is currently on hiatus.  Follow @everythingicafe on Twitter for updates on our next show.

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79: She Got Dull and Boring

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78: Palapas

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77: Meatarian

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  • Production Challenges to ‘Delay’ Launches of iPhone 5S, Lower-Cost iPhone and New iPad Mini
  • iPhone 5S to Launch in August in Several Different Colors?
  • Alleged iPad 5 Front Bezel Photos Show Narrower iPad Mini-Like Sides
  • Apple Hiring an Engineer to Investigate Advanced Display Technologies, Including Flexible Displays
  • T-Mobile USA Announces Trade-In Offer for Existing iPhone Owners Ahead of iPhone 5 Launch (related: How T-Mobile iPhone Plans Compare To AT&T & Verizon)

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  • Auxo app switcher (jailbreak tweak)
  • Google Play

76 The Real Housewives of Smartphones

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  • Polar H7 bluetooth heart rate monitor + Digifit app
  • Sonos

75: Clog Your Arteries

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74: Escape from New York

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  • iPad Mini release & our thoughts (related: In Three Days, Apple Sells Three Million iPads)
  • The perfectly imperfect iPad mini
  • How to set up iPad mini
  • How to sell your iPad

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73: Your What Is Full

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72: Double Fisted Navigation

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  • Lightning Connector Cracked With New Dock (related: The Lightning To 30-Pin Adapter Has Started To Ship and Apple Tightens Control Over Third Party Lightning Accessories)
  • Google Maps Now Has Street View On iOS Web App (related: Apple’s CEO Tim Cook Sends Open Letter To Customers Regarding Maps)
  • WSJ Says iPad Mini Production Ramping Up
  • Report: Apple Building 10 Million of the iPad mini
  • iPad mini Launch Event Rumored for October 17th

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71: Thumb Calisthenics

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70: Waste

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  • iPhone 5

69: Kinda Dirty

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68: Weird Thumbs

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67: I Am Not A Thumb Model

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66: One Big Nerd Project

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  • Brace For Impact, September 21st Is Your iPhone 5 Release Date (related: iPhone 5 and iPad mini event September 12th, iPhone 5 release date September 21st and Fully Assembled New iPhone Enclosure Gets A Video)
  • Apple’s New iPhone Dock Connector To Feature Only 8 Pins
  • Apple Picks Up Fingerprint Sensor Maker AuthenTec For $356 million
  • Hulu Plus Now on Apple TV
  • Apple’s Mountain Lion Sees Over 3 Million Downloads In Four Days

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65: Sniffling, Cranky Marianne

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64: Love of Vampires

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63: I’m kind of a big deal

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62: Pump the brakes

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  • First Malware Spotted In The App Store [updated]
  • Corrupt App Store Updates Causing iOS, Mac App Crashes
  • Apple Granted Preliminary Injunction On Samsung Galaxy Nexus
  • In A 1600 Question Quiz, Siri Still Doesn’t Hold Up To Google
  • After Five Years Of iPhone, Apple Has Shipped 250M Units, $150B In Revenue

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61: Skeuomorphism

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60: Plastic Dinosaur Magnet

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59: I think I just did a WooHoo

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58: Two Trains

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  • Apple’s Q2 Results: Record Sales of iPhones, iPads, Macs
  • The First New iPhone Part Leak Is…
  • Apple Working On Liquidmetal iPhone?
  • New iPhone To Adopt In-Cell Touch Panels?
  • Apple Already Has An iPhone Nano. It’s Called The iPhone 4
  • Samsung Galaxy Teaser Targets Apple Users. Again.
  • Apple Claims Australian 3G Actually 4G
  • AT&T Rated As Fastest 4G In The USA

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57: Juicer Fanbois

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  • iPad Mini Claims Come Out Of China (related: Gruber: Apple Has Prototype iPad Mini In Lab)
  • Australia Wants Apple To Kill 4G Name In New iPad
  • Ashton Kutcher/Steve Jobs Movie To Have The Worst Title Of Anything, Ever
  • Famed Designer Philippe Starck Said To Be Working On “Revolutionary” Project With Apple
  • Apple Finally Gets Go Ahead To Intervene In Lodsys Fight
  • Apple Fires Back On DoJ Suit

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56: Don’t Pile On The Rabbit

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55: Can’t Hardly Wait

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  • I Guess The Ashton Kutcher/Steve Jobs Thing Is Actually Happening
  • Another Non-T-Mobile Carrier Gets The iPhone 4S
  • Foxconn Recruiter Says New iPhone Coming In June
  • Apple Considering Physical Game Controller for iPad, iOS Devices?
  • Consumer Reports Now Recommends New iPad
  • Fair Labor Association Finds Major Violations At Foxconn, Changes To Come
  • Smartphones Now Half Of All USA Sales
  • iPhone 4 Users Who Didn’t Get A Free Case Can Get $15 Instead

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54: Fencing Lessons

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  • New iPad Lands In 25 More Markets Today
  • Apple Offers Refunds To Miffed Australians For 4G New iPad and Australian Gov’t Goes After Apple For 4G New iPad Label
  • Apple Responds To New iPad Battery Kvetching
  • 51% Of Households Now Have At Least One Apple Product
  • 87% Of People Still Use Siri

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53: Crazy Just Like Her

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52: iPad New, New iPad 3 HD

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  • Apple Announces The New iPad With Retina Display and 4G LTE and New iPad preorders sell out, demand ‘off the charts’
  • Verizon To Offer Free Mobile Hotspots With New iPad
  • The iPad 2 Will Continue For $100 Cheaper
  • New 1080p Apple TV Announced
  • iCloud Does Movies.
  • iOS 5.1 Is (Semi) Live [update]
  • iOS 5.1 Just Upgraded Your iPhone 4S To 4G

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51: Faster Horse

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50: Debate Champion

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  • Super Bowl Ads Have Samsung On The Attack, Best Buy Talks Smartphones
  • Apple iTV On Hand For Canadian Broadcasters?
  • Tales Of The App Store: Widespread Bot Abuse Of Free Charts Alleged
  • AT&T Throttling Unlimited Users After Just 2GB?
  • Is This Why Siri Isn’t On The iPhone 4?
  • Apple Updates iBooks Author, Clarifies EULA

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49: Ron Swanson

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48: Revenie

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  • Apple’s Stellar Q1 Financial Results
  • iPhone 4S and iPad 2 Jailbreak Goes Live
  • Apple’s iBooks Sees Over 350,000 Textbooks Downloaded In Three Days
  • iPhone Represents 55% of Verizon’s 4G
  • Virgin Names Jet After Steve Jobs

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47: Crappy Earth Science

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46: Happy Happy Joy Joy

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45: Stupid Front Row

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44: Purell

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43: Mashed Potatoes

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42: Hungry and Confused

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41: Internet Nerd Fame

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40: Fire It Up

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39: Brain Was Fried

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38: Visionary

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37: Cheese Whiz

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36: Mario’s Pizzeria

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35: Nerd Drama

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Hosts:

Christopher Meinck @meinck

Marianne Schultz @emschultz

This Week’s Topics

  • iPhone 5 to be dual-mode phone?
  • Sprint iPhone 5 coming in October according to WSJ
  • Reuters reports low-cost 8GB iPhone 4 coming
  • LTE evidence in iOS 5 code
  • Samsung Cites 2001: A Space Odyssey To Prove iPad Not Original
  • Starbucks now giving away free apps
  • HP abandons WebOS hardware, webOS Won’t Be Saved By Licensing

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34: French Toast

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  • AT&T and Verizon LTE equipment being installed in Apple stores?
  • Apple orders 26 million iPhone 5s
  • No iPhone 5 event on September 7
  • iPad 3 coming in 2012, not 2011
  • Apple most valuable company in the country
  • Google buying Motorola Mobility

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33: These are not the Droids you’re looking for

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  • iPhone 5 Shipments Heading Out In September
  • iPhone 5 Photos Leaked
  • Apple Cracking Down On Non-Developer iOS 5 Users
  • Apple Wants To Intervene Between Lodsys and Developers
  • iOS 5 Beta 5 Shows Some Nuance Integration
  • Apple Releases iOS 5 Beta 5 to Developers

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32: Colorful Language

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31: Recycle

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30: Skinny Hipster

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29: The Blobs

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28: Fugazi

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27: Whilly-Nilly

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  • iPad 3 graphics hidden in iOS 5
  • iPhone 4S In Final Stages Of Testing, To Be Hybrid GSM/CDMA Version?
  • iPhone 4 Goes Unlocked From $649
  • Apple Changes Tune On In-App Subscriptions
  • Apple Launches “Back To School” Deal With $100 Mac App Store Giftcard

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26: All Your Junk

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25: Surprise, Surprise

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24: Android Porn

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Rumor Says iPhone 3GS Won’t Get iOS5
Apple Involved in Lodsys Patent Flap
Possible New iPhone Back Leaked

Apple Signs Deal With Sony | Apple Inks Deal With EMI, Here Comes The Cloud
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23: Deep Thought

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22: Fuddy Duddy

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0:00: Intro
03:22: LocationGate
08:28: iPod nano to have a camera
18:08: Apple partnering with Nuance for iOS 5
23:08: Google Music Beta
36:11: The Daily Lost $10 Million in first quarter
42:05: Reader Q&A
48:47: Teh Awesome
58:54: The Wrap

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21: Fake Street

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0:00: Intro
02:50: White iPhone Released, Thicker Than Black iPhone 4?
08:42: iOS 4.3.3 To Fix Location Tracking
15:25: iOS 5 Information Showing Up In Dev Logs
21:48: Foxconn Employees Arrested for Leaking iPad 2 Design
25:25: New iMacs Released
37:03: Teh Awesome
42:15: The Wrap

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20: The Mayor

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0:00: Intro
02:53: iPhone Location Tracking Debacle
13:25: White iPhone 4 Available
17:50: Apple to charge for iTunes streaming
27:22: Non Jailbreak iPhone Unlock Disappears
29:06: Sharp Tapped for iPhone 6 Display
33:21: Teh Awesome
37:28: The Wrap

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  • DoDo Bookback Case
  • GSI Stand for iPad
  • everythingiCafe app

19: Determinator

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0:00: Intro
02:11: White iPhone 4 to be released later this month?
06:25: Video of white iPhone running test version of iOS 4
16:35: iPhone 5 rumors: spec bumps only
19:49: Apple suing Samsung over Galaxy products
30:20: Apple changing App Store ranking criteria, rejecting apps with pay-per-install incentives?
35:56: Teh Awesome
46:32: The Wrap

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18: Chemistry

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0:00: Intro
02:12: Carbon fiber iPod touch with wireless syncing
07:26: iPhone 5 To Start Production In September
10:50: Permanent Unlock for iPhone
15:50: iPad 3 Not Coming Until 2012
19:07: Apple admits Verizon iPad 3G Having Connection Problems
22:05: Steve Jobs Authorized Biography Coming In 2012
25:20: Teh Awesome
33:52: The Wrap

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17: Dear Steve

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0:00: Intro
03:36: Consumer Reports Rating of the iPad 2
08:30: Sony Making 8 megapixel camera sensors for iPhone 5
13:00: iPhone 5 Release Date Rumors
19:23: Toyota Pulls Scion Them
27:00: iPod touch prototype has capacitive touch home button?
38:45: Time Warner and Cablevision iPad Apps
44:35: Q&A
49:32: Teh Awesome
55:27: The Wrap

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16: The Crow

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00:00: Introduction
02:00: iPhone 5 Not Coming At WWDC
10.25: iOS 5 at WWDC, Released In Fall
21:24: Apple Looking To Expand AirPlay
22:53: Cloud Computing, Amazon’s Cloud, Rdio and more
34:38: iPad 2 Launch Ugly
37:38: iOS 5, iPhone 5, iPad 3 for holiday season
48:36: Caller questions
52:11: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
1:01:32: The Wrap

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15: No Donuts

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00:00: Introduction
03:49: AT&T Buys T-Mobile
12:30: AT&T cracking down on jailbroken tetherers
22:10: iPad 2 international release on schedule
28:32: iPhone 5 NFC and metal back
43:25: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
51:50: The Wrap

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14: Cheetos

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2:14 iPad 2 Launch Day Recap
12:40: Amazing iPad 2 Demand
22:11: iPad 2 First Impressions, comparisons to first generation iPad
30:19: SmartCover Review and here.
41:20: No NFC in iPhone 5
44:55: What’s going to be in iPhone 5
47:06: Q&A
1:01:00: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
1:11:40: The Wrap

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13: Dust Repellent

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12: Tiger Blood

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Guide to topics:

00:00: Introduction
01:00: iPad 2
2:33: What’s New in the iPad 2
4:45: Motorola Xoom tablet
13:00: How much RAM in iPad 2?
16:28: iPad 2 Sale Date, Lines?
18:21: First Gen iPads Just $399, Refurbs at $349
24:00: Upgrading?
26:36: Two New iPad 2 Apps: Facetime and Photobooth
28:25: Rumors That Were Smashed, MobileMe Going Free?
32:00: Steve Jobs and his zingers
35:48: CDMA, GSM versions. Verizon vs AT&T
43:00: iTunes 10.2 Prepping for iOS 4.3, March 11th
47:07: Buying at Best Buy vs Apple Store
51:40: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
55:11: The Wrap

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11: Flux Capacitor

Guide to topics:

00:00: Introduction
02:45: March 2nd iPad Event
10:25: What to expect from the iPad 2
23:20 iPhone 5 Released In September
29:10: Verizon iPhone Sales Not Meeting Expectations
32:10: iOS 4.3 Personal Hotspot on AT&T
34:37 Possible Antitrust Investigation
44:15: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
49:55: The Wrap

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10: Styli

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00:00: Introduction
02:45: App Store Subscription Policy Changes
09:58: The Daily Free Trail Gets Extended
12:05: iPhone 5 Rumor-mania
19:45: Better Notifications in iOS
26:13: iOS 4.3 Was Coming On Valentine’s Day
27:30 German Hackers Gain Access to iPhone passwords
30:25″Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
39.18: Q&A from Chat Room
43:05: The Wrap

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9: Whizbang Fast

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00:00: Introduction
03:06: The Daily: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
09:00: AppleTV, Airplay and Amazon
11:33: Verizon iPhone Ships Early, Data Speeds, Voice Quality.
14:15: Verizon iPhone Deathgrip
16:54: Verizon iPhone Teardown Reveals GSM Support
21:41: WSJ: iPad In Production, New device is thinner, faster, more powerful graphics and front facing camera
26:30: WWDC: iPhone 5 Announcement?
29:56 “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
39.18: Q&A from Chat Room
43:05: The Wrap

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ensoul (Mac App Store)
Peapod
everythingiCafe (iTunes link)

8: You Donkey

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00:00: Introduction
02:06: Sony eReader App Rejection
08:00: AT&T Sued Over Data Charges
13:22: Apple Changes Warranty Policy on iPod
15:54: Verizon Pre-Orders Begin on February 3rd
17:38: Verizon Customers Not Eligible for iPhone
21:06: Calls from our listeners: When will the new iPad be out and what new features do we expect? Will the iPhone refresh this summer include a new Verizon iPhone or will they wait until the iPhone supports LTE?
32:21: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
36:43: The Wrap

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everythingiCafe (iTunes link)

7: Lord Vader

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00:00: Introduction
02:01: Verizon iPhone Pre-Order at 3:00 a.m.
04:28: Verizon iPhone Hot-Spot Cost
06:30: Unlimited Data Plan, AT&T Offering Unlimited To Some Customers
09:44: Trading in your AT&T Phone at Verizon
11:30: iTunes 10.1.2 Update
13:10: Motorola Atrix 4G
15:05: The Daily Launch
19:40: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
28:20: The Wrap

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Ringtone Designer Pro (iTunes link)

6: Big Red

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00:00: Introduction
01:08: Verizon iPhone
07:38: Switching from AT&T to the Verizon iPhone?
13:38: Launch Half-Assed?
17:27: iPhone 5, Will Verizon Get It?
26:15: The Mac App Store
32:30: Verizon Wireless iPad Coming?
35:15: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
39:33: The Wrap

5: Mighty Eagle

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00:00: Introduction
03:55: Holiday Season in the App Store
11:55: iPad 2 Rumors
20:10 iPhone News at CES?
29:00: Rovio Comments on Mobile OS Landscape
39:55: iPod Nano Hacking, Watch
43:50: Q&A featuring caller questions
46:52: “Teh Awesome”: Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
52:08: Change.
1:00:23: The Wrap

4: Go Long

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00:00: Introduction
03:55: iPad 2 Rumors
15:55: AT&T’s Consumer Reports ratings
21:29 White iPhone Coming Spring 2011
27:42: The MacApp Store Rumored Launch
34:30: Q&A featuring caller questions
50:45: “Teh Awesome” Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
1:01:16: The Wrap

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Rumor: iPad 2 To Ship End Of Feb, 2011
Apple Says White iPhones In Time For Spring
Mac App Store Coming As Soon As Next Week?
Consumer Reports Calls AT&T “Worst Carrier”
1Password
Textexpander
Fruit Ninja HD

3: Bupkis

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2: Heavily Caffeinated

Guide to topics
00:00: Introduction
02:15: Where art thou iOS 4.2
06:05: iPhone 3G owners will not see AirPlay
12:45: Apple is not buying Wi-Gear
17:45 “Teh Awesome” Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
23:00 The Wrap

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Lifehacker tutorial on how to downgrade from iOS 4
Insanelygreattees.com
“I was a Mac user when Apple was doomed” at Diesel Sweeties

1: Episoide 1

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Guide to topics
00:00 Introduction
02:04: Mac App Store
17:23: Skyfire brings Flash content to the iPhone.
23:23: Mark Zuckerberg and his declaration that the iPad is not mobile.
37:00 “Teh Awesome” Marianne and Chris each discuss the most awesome thing to happen since the last broadcast.
48:00 The Wrap

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