The Infinite Loop Show

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Apple Computer has a history and cult-like following unlike most companies in the world. Each week, Michael Gaines and Kacey Coughlin rant and rave about Apple, its business, and its culture.

 

 

 

 

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 68, “Start gyrating”

    All about the Sept. 10th announcements

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 66, “Crazy Cat Lady”

    NEWS:

    Apple iPhone Event Sept 10th!!

    Also, a few other things that day: Intel Developer Forum, Mobile Future Forward and TechCrunch Disrupt

    Apple’s Sept. 10 event to disrupt other tech events

    Apple Acquires Video Discovery and Recommendation Startup Matcha.tv

    Flag shows for future viewing

    Second screen

    Social recommendations

    More images of 5C and 5S cases coming in. Are they real? We don’t know.

    The gold case looks eww

    Steve Jobs once considered abandoning the Pro market

    RAPID FIRE:

    Apple stock broke the US$500 mark today. It’s the first time for AAPL in that territory since late January of this year. The higher stock value followed by a day billionaire Carl Icahn’s support for Apple with the announcement of a major stock purchase and a tweet saying that the stock was “extremely undervalued.”

    iCloud.com beta updated with new flashy iOS 7 look

    “Jobs” film comes out this Friday!

    Apple adds free iBook offer to Apple Store app

    NFL Sunday Ticket with $100 version of Madden 25

    Lord of the Rings: War in the North will hit the Mac on Aug. 29

    http://9to5mac.com/2013/08/12/leaked-press-shots-show-sonys-upcoming-carl-zeiss-camera-lens-attachment-for-iphone-android/

    Skype update for iPad and iPhone brings HD video support

    APPS:

    Kacey: CatCam

    Mike: THX Optimizer

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 66, “Crazy Cat Lady”

    NEWS:

    Apple iPhone Event Sept 10th!!

    Also, a few other things that day: Intel Developer Forum, Mobile Future Forward and TechCrunch Disrupt

    Apple’s Sept. 10 event to disrupt other tech events

    Apple Acquires Video Discovery and Recommendation Startup Matcha.tv

    Flag shows for future viewing

    Second screen

    Social recommendations

    More images of 5C and 5S cases coming in. Are they real? We don’t know.

    The gold case looks eww

    Steve Jobs once considered abandoning the Pro market

    RAPID FIRE:

    Apple stock broke the US$500 mark today. It’s the first time for AAPL in that territory since late January of this year. The higher stock value followed by a day billionaire Carl Icahn’s support for Apple with the announcement of a major stock purchase and a tweet saying that the stock was “extremely undervalued.”

    iCloud.com beta updated with new flashy iOS 7 look

    “Jobs” film comes out this Friday!

    Apple adds free iBook offer to Apple Store app

    NFL Sunday Ticket with $100 version of Madden 25

    Lord of the Rings: War in the North will hit the Mac on Aug. 29

    http://9to5mac.com/2013/08/12/leaked-press-shots-show-sonys-upcoming-carl-zeiss-camera-lens-attachment-for-iphone-android/

    Skype update for iPad and iPhone brings HD video support

    APPS:

    Kacey: CatCam

    Mike: THX Optimizer

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 64, “The reports of AppleTV’s death are greatly exaggerated”

    NEWS:

    A6-based iPad Mini (without Retina) in the works

    iPad Mini expected later this year: Upgraded specs, lighter, almost bezel freeiPad Mini expected later this year: Upgraded specs, lighter, almost bezel free

    Google Play Store passes App Store in downloads for the first time, but not in Revenue

    Netflix User Profiles show up on Apple TV ONLY, and only for DVD plans 🙁

    Biometric fingerprint sensor pretty much confirmed for next iPhone thanks to code leak

    Low cost/plastic iPhone pretty much confirmed thanks to Pentatron’s analyst report

    Chromecast

    Apple drops refurb Apple TV $10 to $75

    Apple Developer Center site back up after complete rebuild

    RAPID FIRE:

    iOS 7 Beta 4 seeded

    Latest Apple TV beta brings iTunes music purchasing to the living room

    Parallels 9 details came out – and then were removed

    Another Mac Trojan found in torrented Adobe CS4 crack (crack is whack, yo)

    Apple Earnings Call on the 23rd:

    Apple topped many of the forecasts, though barely. Unit sales were down on all products except one — the iPhone. Apple says the iPhone 5 is its most popular smartphone; Wall Street wants to know whether those strong unit sales are being driven by lower-cost iPhone 4s.

    APPS:

    Kacey: Tumblr

    Mike: eBay

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 63, “Hot dog edition”

    NEWS:

    Popped battery

    App Store turns 5! Download expensive apps for free! Get more into it in App section….

    iOS 7 Beta 3, Mavericks Beta 3 are out!

    ●Only minor revisions: thicker fonts, different animations, etc (.com button gone in Safari)

    Apple guilty of conspiring to raise eBook pricing! Apple will appeal, of course.

    Reportedly leaked Bluetooth roadmap hints at future iPhone, ‘iWatch’ features

    Hidden iOS 7 beta option points to ‘iOS in the Car’ AirPlay support over Wi-Fi

    iPhone 5S May Include Slow Motion Video Recording Feature

    New MacBook Pro with Haswell spotted on GeekBench

    Rumor: iPad 5 to launch in Sept., new retina Mini still up in the air

    The Sad Truth About Expansion On The New Mac Pro

    RAPID FIRE:

    Awesome Mac Utility Bundle for $49 includes Parallels 8 and some other stuff…but discount on

    Parallels!

    Steve Jobs to receive Disney Legends Award at 2013 D23 Expo; it is the highest, and most

    coveted honor Disney bestows. Steve Jobs is being recognized for his role at Apple, and

    contributions as an early investor and chief executive of Pixar, and his work on the Disney

    board of directors.

    New photos of plastic iPhone backs in different colors are probably knockoffs, but we can

    always hope! (iPhone Light)

    Star Trek Into Darkness to debut on iTunes three weeks before Blu-Ray.

    Reported hiring spree at Foxconn could point to iPhone 5S ramp up

    APPS:

    Badland, Barefoot World Atlas, Day One, How to Cook Everything, Infinity Blade II, Over,

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 62, “It’s a thing”

    NEWS:

    Control iOS 7 with your head.

    New Windows Surface commercial

    AT&T cuts iPhone 5 price to $99.99.

    BestBuy offering $150 gift card for iPhone 4 trade-in

    Instagram video

    New iPhone 5s back leaked.

    Apple stock dropping due to possible employee defections?

    Apple Takes ‘Designed By Apple’ Campaign to print.

    New Apple page detailing iOS 7 and Enterprise solutions. First solution: don’t use WPA2

    Trailer for Jobs movie

    Apple Board Modifies Tim Cook CEO Bonus Stock Award to Be More Performance Based

    RAPID FIRE:

    -iOS 7 Beta 2…..not much different. Interesting bits: Accessibility settings -> LED flash alert, sex change, Voice Memos are bad (finally)

    New Apple Store at QuakerBridge Mall near Princeton, NJ opening Saturday

    New Apple online store in Russia.

    NetNewsWire 4.0 Beta Ready For Download

    PSA: Back up your Google Reader account before July 1, 2013

    APPS:

    Kacey: Knights of Pen and Paper

    Mike: iStat

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 61, “Pro Pros”

    News:

    Adobe updates their apps from CS to CC.

    All WWDC sessions available on Apple’s developer site.

    Pros and cons of the new Mac Pro.

    AT&T begins FaceTime over cellular rollout

    HBOGo on AppleTV

    Apple issues ‘Commitment to Customer Privacy’ statement

    Rapid Fire:

    Lytro launches WiFi-connected iPhone app to share photos on-the-go

    Parallels Announces Desktop 8 Support For OS X 10.9 Mavericks

    Steve Jobs bio appearing in paperback September 10

    TIPS!

    Using an iMac (with Thunderbolt) as a second display

    -Could come in handy with a new Mac Pro

    Apps:

    Mike: HBOGo

    Kacey: Calendars+

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 60, “WWDC 2013”

    All about the announcements at WWDC

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 59, “More signs point to yes”

    News:

    iPhone 4 banned? No problem! Apple starting in-store iPhone trade-ins today.

    iRadio seems to be ready to go.

    – Audio iAds will be coming

    Apple announces September iTunes Festival in London.

    New Mac Pros coming?

    iOS 7’s flat design is just the gloss removed?

    Rapid Fire:

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic now available on iPad

    “The watch has left the lab. The TV has not” -Renee Richie, iMore.com

    Apple releases iTunes 11.0.4, fixing sync bugs and iTunes Store login issue

    Apple files for ownership of ‘iWatch’ trademark in Russia, report claims

    Apps:

    Kacey: IntelliscreenX

    Mike: xAct

  • The Infinite Loop Show Episode 58, “Wondertwin powers”

    News:

    iTunes 11.0.3 update has the list-view with album art that was missing.

    CW app coming to AppleTV.

    Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview on DVD and Netflix.

    The 50 billionth app downloader has been named.

    AT&T blocking Google Hangout Video.

    Kacey and Mike talk about the Google I/O conference.

    Rapid Fire:

    Square shows off the new Square Stand.

    “Coffee With Tim Cook” auction up to $605,000.

    Daft Punk’s new album streaming for free on iTunes.

    Apps:

    Kacey: Google

    Mike: Hangouts

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