Get the latest Apple news and views from the top experts in Mac, iPhone, and iPads.
Records live every Tuesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 18:00 UTC.
More about MacBreak Weekly:
The MacBreak Weekly tech podcast covers everything related to Apple Inc. From the latest product announcements to what's coming down the pipeline, MacBreak Weekly has it all covered. Tech experts Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Jason Snell thoroughly examine the Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV and keep sharp eyes on any news, including Apple event announcements and internal workings. The hosts deliver thoughtful commentary on changes in Apple's services like Apple Music and Fitness+, company earnings, manufacturing practices, the effect of local, national, and global tech policies, privacy concerns, regulations and governmental oversight, legal issues, and competitive edge. With extensive experience covering Apple and the tech industry, the MBW hosts go well beyond the specs. They cut through the company hype and present it all in an approachable, conversational style. Subscribe to MacBreak Weekly to get a weekly dose of in-depth Apple-focused technology news. The show records live on Tuesdays at 2 pm ET / 11 am PT and is published to all major podcast apps within 12 hours.
Apple Topics Covered on This Podcast
MacBreak Weekly covers technological innovations, new products and services, and the constant reshaping of the tech industry from an Apple-focused perspective. Our hosts talk frankly and often critically about the latest Apple devices, chips, operating system, Apple's services, privacy issues, global reach, and more. They discuss what the company's products and services mean to the tech industry as a whole, what the future may look like, and consider historical perspectives.
From Breaking News to In-Depth Analysis
In 2020, Apple made a splash with its new Apple Silicon M1 chip, and MacBreak Weekly immediately put the news in perspective. Leo, Rene, Andy, and Alex dissect the latest Apple gadgets as soon as they hit the market. That includes the iPhone, the iPad, AirPods, Apple Watch, Mac, MacBook, and iMac computers, displays, and Apple services like the App Store, Apple Arcade, Apple TV+, and Apple Music. The podcast offers timely commentary on Apple announcements, including from their annual events such as WWDC and iPhone launches.
You'll also get reviews of Apple products and apps and accessories the hosts recommend or not. They put all the news and information in context with their vast knowledge of Apple's past work, present focus, and future plans. They also delve into Apple's position in the technology landscape, its impacts on privacy, current events, economics, politics, our personal lives, and more.
MacBreak Weekly premiered on August 12th, 2006, as an audio spinoff of MacBreak, a PixelCorps production, and the podcast has evolved over the years. In its current format, hosts examine a wide range of technology news about or related to Apple and conclude the show with Picks of the Week. The picks include apps, gadgets, services, shows, and more recommendations.
Other Tech Podcasts You're Sure to Love
If you're an Apple enthusiast with a discerning mind who wants to be deeply informed while being entertained, MacBreak Weekly is the perfect podcast for you. Here are some other TWiT podcasts you're sure also to enjoy:
If you use an iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or any other Apple device, you've got to listen to iOS Today. Hosts Mikah Sargent and Rosemary Orchard share their vast iOS knowledge every week so that you can get the most out of your iOS device. From app reviews to helpful tips and tricks, from the latest news to the coolest accessories, Rosemary and Mikah know how to use iOS to the fullest and are here to help you too. Rosemary is an automation and productivity expert, and Mikah is an iOS expert and is into wellness and conscientiousness. Together, they bring a show that's full of information and geeky fun.
This Week in Google
Get a big-picture view and detailed analysis of technology issues with This Week in Google. This podcast is much more than an examination of Google's vast array of products and services. The tech giant's reach extends into every facet of our connected world, and the hosts dive into everything technology touches. The diverse and opinionated panel dissects Big Tech's influence, corporate leadership, competition, policies, internal workings, emerging tech, global impacts, and so much more. Join hosts Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and Ant Pruitt for this gripping podcast every week.
This Week in Tech
Our #1 ranked flagship podcast, This Week in Tech, is hosted by TWiT.tv founder Leo Laporte. Leo leads a weekly roundtable discussion with a rotating cast of experts and journalists on this tech podcast. They talk about trending tech topics, goings-on in the tech industry, and everything tech touches.
Tech News Weekly
Get technology news and insights straight from top tech journalists on Tech News Weekly. Every Thursday, Jason Howell and Mikah Sargent invite journalists and experts to talk about the latest in tech that's worth a deeper look. Whether it's the newest device launch or under-the-radar industry development, these journalists have the inside scoop on what's worth knowing if you're into tech.
Security Now is a must-listen for the IT pro and the concerned technology enthusiast alike. Experts Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte comb through the week's most pressing computer security concerns and break them down into digestible form. Every week, they explain the latest hacks, ransomware, digital identity concerns, supply-chain attacks, security research findings, and more.
One of the foremost Windows watchers in the world, journalist Paul Thurrott, joins host Leo Laporte to discuss the ongoing journey of Microsoft. Windows is one of the most enduring operating systems in computing history and continues to evolve, as does the company itself. The hosts discuss everything Microsoft touches and the ripple effects, from consumer products to the enterprise world.
Be sure to check out other TWiT.tv podcasts to discover all the in-depth tech news you crave.