The CultCast

Team Cult is back from Vegas, baby!  Yes, we're still a little, um, foggy minded, but the show must go on!

On this episode, we introduce our brand new CultCall voicemail, a great way to send us your comments, questions, or CultCast intros.

Then, is Woz a spanish guy with a perm?  Cause that's what he looks like in the new jOBS movie that's about to be unleashed on the world. 

And don't worry, we've got a healthy dose of iPhone 5S rumors and address reports saying version 5 just ain't selling. 

All that and why Apple needs to release their TV asap to stay in the game on our all-new CultCast!

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Direct download: CultCast_55_-_CultCall_Us.mp3
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Live from CES 2013 in Vegas - day 4!

Our final CultCast from CES 2013 in Vegas!

Join us to hear why the Qualcomm press event just became an instant internet meme; the gear that got our best-of-CES votes; and Gadgets Editor Charlie Sorrell says why if you're naughty your dad might give you a "Dicky Back Ride.".

Direct download: CultCast_54_-_Day_4_Live_From_CES_2013_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:02pm PDT

Live from CES 2013 in Vegas - day 3!

The Consumer Electronics Show is now officially open for business, and team Cult spent the day scouring the massive halls looking for the best booths and tech.

On our newest episode, we recount cool tech we've seen at the show thus far, say which celebrities swang by the press room for us to nudify, and talk about the best booths of years' past.

Direct download: CultCast_53_-_Day_3_Live_From_CES_2013.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:38am PDT

*Please forgive the less-than-stellar audio quality; we've had some gear issues but will be back to normal by next Thursday's episode!* 

Day 2 of Team Cult at the Consumer electronics show in Las Vegas!  On this this episode, we talk about the new technology introduced by Intel, Ford, Samsung, Panasonic, and other major players in their CES keynotes.

Then we reveal our favorite gadgets so far from show!

Direct download: CultCast_52_-_Day_2_Live_From_CES_2013.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:03am PDT

Team Cult of Mac has descended upon Las Vegas to attend the largest and in-chargest technnology show in North America, the Consumer Electronics Show.

On this episode, we talk about some of the cool tech we've seen so far, and our why Apple wants to turn your house into an iHome.

Direct download: CultCast_51_-_Day_1_Live_From_CES_2013_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:51pm PDT

It's all business on this, our 50th episode of The CultCast!

We'll tell you why the New Year broke your iPhone's Do Not Disturb feature; why the iPhone 6 is already showing up in the web logs of some developers; and why Bill Gates wouldn't give his kids the Christmas gifts they *really* wanted.

But wait, there's more!

Team Cult is preparing for CES 2013, and on this episode, we'll tell you what it's like to walk the halls as press and attend the parties full of geeks, gadgets, and never—empty cocktail glasses.  Plus the tech we're most excited about this year!

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Direct download: CultCast_50_-_We_forgot_it_was_50.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:49pm PDT

On this, our last episode ever of the year, we throw out the naughty 2012 with new iPad 5 and mini rumors, our iOS 7 hopes & dreams, and our favorite must-see movies from the year gone by.

All while discovering the true nature of one Mr. L. Kahney…  he's not who you think he is!

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Direct download: CultCast_49_-_Off_The_CuffCast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:49pm PDT

On this week's CultCast, we're ending the year with our favorite gear! Don't miss our "End of Days, Faves 'N Raves," where pitch our favorite apps, accessories, games, even shows, of 2012.

But before that, we'll break down the whole Instagram debacle for you, and tell you why you should be paying attention to the big I's plans for your personal pics.

All that and Tim Cook, person of the year?

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Direct download: CultCast_48_-_Holiday_2012_Cult-a-sode.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:18pm PDT

Google's new Maps App is out for iOS!  We'll tell you what we love and don't.

Plus, a very special announcement we couldn't have made without you, our much-loved CultCast listeners.

Then, Flickr's new app; Twitter wants to be your Instagram; and don't miss our end chat on The Hobbit and, best movie of 2013, FRIGGIN' ALIENS.

Direct download: CultCast_47_December_13_2012.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:53pm PDT

On this week's CultCast, Erfon rants: why Apple Maps has lost its luster; Ashton Kutcher does his best Steve jOBS impression; then, Tim Cook charms and makes some interesting comments in his interview with Brian Williams - we analyze!

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Direct download: CultCast_46_December_6_2012.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 5:28pm PDT