Jul 22nd 2014

MacBreak Weekly 412


Apple granted 'iTime' smartwatch patent.
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Hosts: Leo Laporte, Alex Lindsay, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie IBM's Watson could merge with Siri, a historical look at how Apple's independence and IBM's business model agility led to a strategic partnership, how Google, Samsung, and others could team up to back Android in the enterprise and counter Apple and IBM, Apple granted comprehensive 'iTime' smartwatch patent with in-strap circuitry and arm gesture support, security flaws and surveillance mechanisms in iOS, and more. Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/mbw. We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Also, check out our transcripts. Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by Cachefly. Running time: 01:30:12