The CultCast
This week: we break down all that we know and still don’t about the Apple Watch, and Leander says why the $10,000 gold editions are totally opposite Steve Jobs’ vision for the company he co-founded.  Plus: Apple quietly kills their iconic glowing logo; what we love and don’t about the new Macbook, and why some are not thrilled with its new “butterfly” keyboard; and with HBO Now coming exclusively to Apple… could big AppleTV changes be on the horizon?
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This week’s links
Erfon on twitter/instagram - @erfon
Apple quietly killed its glowing logo today
Why the $10,000 gold Apple Watch really winds me up
The new MacBook isn’t for you, it’s for the future


Direct download: CultCast_170_-_Too_Many_Dongles.mp3
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