Daily Observations Podcast
Join Jeff Gamet each weekday as he assembles a panel of TMO staffers and contributors to talk through the stories and news of the day. Quick, informative, and entertaining. Make Daily Observations a part of your day!

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TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-25: Apple’s Plans for Faceshift 1:40 PM, Nov. 25th, 2015

Apple bought Faceshift, a company that specializes in facial recognition and tracking technology. Kelly Guimont and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about the…

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  1. Nov. 11th, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-11: iPad Pro Launch Day, more App Store Malware

    iPad Pro pre-orders started this morning with deliveries arriving on Friday, or you can go to an Apple Store and buy one today. Kelly Guimont and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet to share their thoughts on the iPad Pro launch, and to look at the latest malware app that made it onto Apple's App Store.

  2. Nov. 10th, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-10: How to Recognize and Avoid Phishing Scams

    There's a new scam email making the rounds that's trying to trick people into giving out their Apple ID login and credit card information. Dave Hamilton and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about phishing scams, how to spot them, and what to do if you think you've tricked by one.

  3. Nov. 9th, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-09: Steve Jobs Tanks in Theaters, iPad Pro Pre-order Date

    The Steve Jobs movie is doing so poorly that it's being pulled from theaters. Bryan Chaffin and the Maccast's Adam Christianson join Jeff Gamet to offer up their thoughts on the movie and why it tanked. They also have a few things to say about Apple's iPad Pro pre-order announcement form this morning.

  4. Nov. 6th, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-06: Amazon Book Store, Apple Car’s Digital License Plates

    Amazon found an amazing new way to sell books: it opened a store in Seattle. John Martellaro and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet to talk about Amazon's brick and mortar book store, and to share their thoughts on digital license plates and the Apple Car.

  5. Nov. 5th, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-05: 4K, HDR, and Apple TV

    One of the common questions about the fourth generation Apple TV is why it doesn't support 4K TV. Adam Christianson from the Maccast and TMO's John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to look at the mess that ultra high definition television is right now, and how that may be playing out for Apple's home entertainment plans.

  6. Nov. 4th, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-04: Star Trek, CBS All Access, and Amazon’s Bookstore

    Star Trek is coming back to the small screen in 2017 as a new television series, but you can watch it only through CBS All Access. John Martellaro and Kelly Guimont join Jeff Gamet to talk about TV paywalls and how that may impact the Star Trek franchise. They also offer up their reactions to the new Amazon bookstore opening in Seattle.

  7. Nov. 3rd, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-03: Privacy, Encryption, and Government Back Doors

    The UK's Investigatory Powers Bill is closer to becoming law, and it puts Apple and other tech companies in a bind because they'd have to reduce the security of their products to accomodate government access to encrypted data and communications. Bryan Chaffin and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to share their thoughts on encryption, government back doors to our data, and how this impacts Apple.

  8. Nov. 2nd, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-02: Apple TV First Reactions

    With the fourth generation Apple TV finally available, John Martellaro and The Maccast's Adam Christianson join Jeff Gamet to share their first impressions. They talk about the setup process, the new interface, gaming, what they like, and what isn't working for them. Bonus: we learn that John watches football.

  9. Oct. 30th, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-10-30: Hello, Apple TV

    The new fourth generation Apple TV is available today, so Dave Hamilton and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet to talk about where you can go to get your hands on one, and what they're looking forward to with third-party apps. They also talk about the cool virtual reality video from Apple and U2.

  10. Oct. 29th, 2015 TMO Daily Observations 2015-10-29: Listener Comments on Apple Music, Wi-Fi Assist

    Our Apple Music subscriber and Wi-Fi Assist shows got some listener comments, so today Dave Hamilton joins Jeff Gamet help answer your questions and reply to your comments. Join in to hear what they have to say.