The Apple Context Machine is Mac, iPhone, and iPod news and analysis that puts the facts in perspective, brought to you with a sense of humor. Hosts Jeff Gamet and Bryan Chaffin from The Mac Observer put the Apple world into context.
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- TMO Background Mode: Interview with Open Source Developer & Former Apple Manager Jordan Hubbard
- Apple’s Facial Recognition Plans, the AI Race – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-20
- Don’t Fear The Wi-Fi – Mac Geek Gab 645
- iPhone 8 Biometric Sensors, FCC and Smartphone Radio Chips – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-17
- 4K Apple TV, WWDC 2017 – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-16
- Mac Users Can Expect More Malware and TV Shows Are Good for Apple Music – ACM 398
- Right to Repair Laws, Apple Design Critics – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-15
- Apple Music’s Reality TV Plans – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-14
- TMO Background Mode: Interview with Astrophysicist Dr. Christine Corbett Moran
- The State of Apple Pay – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-13
- iOS Geek Gab, Managing RAM, Converting Numbers to Excel – Mac Geek Gab 644
- iPhone Iris Scanner, Smart TV Privacy Tips – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-10
- Apple’s Expensive Anniversary iPhone – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-09
- Apple Doesn’t Love iBooks and Samsung Schadenfreude – ACM 397
- Apple TV’s New Marketing Boss – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-08
- Vizio’s Spying TVs, UAC iPhone Connectors – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-07
- TMO Background Mode: Interview with with Tech Community Facilitator Jonathan Bernstein
- Apple and the Broken FaceTime Lawsuit – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-06
- You Scratch Your Head, I’ll Scratch Mine – Mac Geek Gab 643
- Tim Cook’s Newseum Free Expression Award – TMO Daily Observations 2017-02-03