The Mac Observer's 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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TDO 2017-10-16: KRACK WPA2 Flaw Explained

1:22 PM Oct. 16th, 2017 | 00:23:22 - Download: MP3 Version (AAC Version Coming Soon)

Bryan Chaffin and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet to discuss the impact the KRACK WPA2 WiFi security threat will have on us, plus they look at Qualcomm’s push to ban iPhone manufacturing in China.

Podcast Archives

  1. Oct. 16th, 2017
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    KRACK WPA2 Flaw Explained, Qualcomm’s Push for iPhone Production Ban – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-16

    Bryan Chaffin and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet to discuss the impact the KRACK WPA2 WiFi security threat will have on us, plus they look at Qualcomm's push to ban iPhone manufacturing in China.

  2. Oct. 13th, 2017
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    iPhone Stylus, Disney’s Movies Anywhere – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-13

    Bryan Chaffin and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about the possibility of an iPhone Apple Pencil, plus they look at Disney's new Movies Anywhere service.

  3. Oct. 12th, 2017
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    Discover Card and Apple Pay, Microsoft Office Alternatives – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-12

    Jeff Butts and Andrew Orr join Jeff Gamet to discuss Discover Card's new Apple Pay perk, plus they look at alternatives to Microsoft Office.

  4. Oct. 11th, 2017
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    Hobbled iPhone Myth, Amazing Stories, App Camp for Girls – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-11

    Kelly Guimont and Jeff Butts join Jeff Gamet to shoot down the myth that Apple intentionally slows down older iPhones, plus they look at Amazing Stories coming to Apple Music, and the new App Camp for Girls fundraiser.

  5. Oct. 10th, 2017
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    Twitterific 5, DIY Surround Sound for Your Mac – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-10

    Jeff Butts and Andrew Orr join Jeff Gamet to welcome Twitterific back to the Mac, and learn how to use those extra speakers you have stashed away to make a surround sound system.

  6. Oct. 9th, 2017
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    iTunes App Store Fix, EFF Slams iOS 11’s Control Center – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-09

    Bryan Chaffin and Jeff Butts join Jeff Gamet to share their reactions to iTunes 12.6.3 and the App Store, look at the EFF's take on iOS 11's Control Center settings, and offer their condolences for AOL Instat Messenger.

  7. Oct. 6th, 2017
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    Google’s New Hardware, XikiHub – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-06

    Jeff Butts and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to look at Google's new hardware announcements and voice control, plus they have some thoughts on the new social network service XikiHub.

  8. Oct. 5th, 2017
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    Sonos One, Streaming Music, AirPlay 2 – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-05

    Bryan Chaffin and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet to talk about the new Sonos One, HomePod, AirPlay 2, Alexa, streaming music, and more.

  9. Oct. 4th, 2017
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    The Bigger Yahoo! Security Breach, APFS Explained – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-04

    John Martellaro and Kelly Guimont join Jeff Gamet to update everyone on the massive Yahoo! security breach, plus John explains APFS containers and volumes.

  10. Oct. 3rd, 2017
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    Goodbye Groove, Amazon Echo and Privacy – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-03

    Bryan Chaffin and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to pay their respects to the Microsoft's Groove Music, and do a little ranting about Amazon's new Echo Spot living in our bedrooms.

  11. Oct. 2nd, 2017
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    ARM MacBooks, FBI Keeps its San Bernardino iPhone Secrets – TMO Daily Observations 2017-10-02

    Jeff Butts and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet to talk about why they don't think Apple is going to make an ARM processor MacBook, plus they explain the ruling that says the FBI doesn't have to reveal its San Bernardino iPhone hacking partner.

  12. Sep. 29th, 2017
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    Understanding 4K Video Upscaling, Tim Cook’s Real Role at Apple – TMO Daily Observations 2017-09-29

    Kelly Guimont and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to sort out 4K upscaling and what it means for Apple TV streaming movies, plus they look at Tim Cook's role as Apple's leader.

  13. Sep. 28th, 2017
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    Face ID Security, Amazon’s New Echo – TMO Daily Observations 2017-09-28

    John Martellaro and Jeff Butts join Jeff Gamet to share their thoughts on Apple's Face ID security white paper, and they weigh in on Amazon's new Echo product lineup.

  14. Sep. 27th, 2017
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    App Camp for Girls, Star Trek Discovery and Subscriptions – TMO Daily Observations 2017-09-27

    Kelly Guimont and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about App Camp for Girls and their latest iPhone app compendium, plus they have some thoughts on Star Trek Discovery and subscription TV plans.

  15. Sep. 26th, 2017
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    keychainStealer Explained, App Store Pricing Rant – TMO Daily Observations 2017-09-26

    Jeff Butts and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet to explain keychainStealer and why it shouldn't stop you from upgrading to macOS High Sierra, plus they rant about App Store pricing complaints.

  16. Sep. 25th, 2017
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    Get Ready for macOS High Sierra – TMO Daily Observations 2017-09-25

    John Martellaro and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet to help you get ready for macOS High Sierra.