Podcast 500: SE Stands for Super Exciting

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The Macworld podcast celebrates its 500th episode! Yes, 500 years ago—we mean 11 years ago, this podcast started humbly as an experiment by a Macworld intern turned staffer recorded partly in a conference room with a nerdy guest named…Glenn Fleishman calling in remotely. Did the experiment succeed?

In this episode, after a welcome from one-time staffer Cyrus Farivar, Susie and Glenn talk with columnist and former editor Jason Snell about Apple’s introduction of the iPhone SE and Jason’s hands-on time with it. We also discuss the latest in the FBI/Apple case, the new 9.7-inch iPad Pro, and the iMessage security flaw patched this week.

Glenn takes a literal field trip this episode, too, to check in with a long-time contributor about his ruminations on the paucity of thoughtfulness among pundit: We chew the cud with the Macalope.

Show notes

  • Episode 1 of the “Geek Factor Podcast” at Macworld
  • Jason’s hands-on with the iPhone SE
  • Our coverage of the iPhone SE
  • New Watch bands and price drop
  • What’s up with the 9.7-inch iPad Pro
  • Apple tvOS 9.2 updates
  • iMessage encryption flaw fixed

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[Source:- Macworld]