The Mac show

The Mac show. We discuss everything Apple, Mac, Apple TV, iPad, iPhone and iPod. Will Green, Dr Happy Mac, Don McAllister, Kyle Swager and Ewen Rankin shoot the breeze on Apple.

Ignoring Mike Rose


Andy Ihnatko & TJ Manotoc swing by and eventually, BTN gets around to inviting Mike Rose on a Mac Show. We are aghast that its taken us this long to ask him!

The week’s Mac News with Andy Ihnatko, Mike Rose, Adam Christianson, TJ Manotoc & Kyle Swager.

Posted by on Sunday, 16 November 2014

The Marmite Show


This week, Adam’s ‘care package’ of Marmite from the UK has arrived and he is forced to eat it on the show. I’m also forced to eat Vegemite from some Aussie listeners. Enjoy

Posted by on Monday, 10 November 2014

Will The Apple Watch Get You Laid?


We have a look through the Apple news that did manage to make it through the rigourous journalistic process for BTN with Lee Garrett, Shawn King, Kelly G, Will Green & Ewen.

Posted by on Friday, 24 October 2014

RIP Macworld


Paul Kent joins the panel this week to give us the lowdown and why Macworld is on ‘hiatus’ for the foreseeable future.

Chris Breen, Adam Engst and Adam Christianson round out the Panel to review the Apple Keynote from the day before.

Posted by on Sunday, 19 October 2014

The Apple Keynote


Ewen, Wrighty, Doc & Charlotte cover and review the goings on at The Apple Keynote from October 2014

Posted by on Saturday, 18 October 2014



Will Green divulges his night-time wardrobe, Chuck shows his true class once again with a Tie and perfect camera technique, John F battles to defend his clean office and Adam is still in the closet. All the Apple News of the week and a look forward to the Keynote.

Posted by on Tuesday, 14 October 2014

We Got The News By Swager


It nearly turns into a Swager v Rankin bout but in the end Adam comes to referee the Mac News

Posted by on Monday, 06 October 2014

When I was Holding it in Bed


In the very week where we talk about the audio, we have a little trouble with Michael’s. Sorry. The Week in Apple and one week on with the iPhone

Posted by on Sunday, 28 September 2014

Ihnatko Rubs it in


Andy I joins us for a review of iPhone 6 and The Watch and Steve Sande makes a debut. Lee Garret bought a Gold iPhone and Ewen sits and waits and waits and waits for his to appear.

Posted by on Saturday, 20 September 2014

iPhone 6 Plus – Adam DOES Need a Bigger Screen


OK, we picked on Adam for this but we all eat a little humble pie on our predictions from the Apple Keynote

Posted by on Saturday, 13 September 2014

The Apple Watch Keynote


We get together online with The London Mac User Group to cover the Apple Keynote that sees iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch

Posted by on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

Kelly Guimont Nude Selfie


We have a bit of a time zone, I forgot, I have a meeting type meltdown and in the end it comes down to the match that even Don King wanted to promote. Kelly vs Ewen.

Posted by on Friday, 05 September 2014

8 Minutes on Messenger!


This week, traffic conditions in the North of England intervene and we only get to do one show, but as the BIG stories are wearables, we mesh The BIG Show panel and The Mac Show Panel together and have a good old chinwag on the subject before my fathers diabetes ends the show. He’s fine btw.

Posted by on Wednesday, 03 September 2014

Cheggers Plays Batwench


Batwench confesses her undying love for Keith Chegwin when Ewen picks his Fave Joke App as his cool thingy. Don McAllister, Ben Roethig and the inimitable Will Green discuss the week in Apple, with some tangents

Posted by on Saturday, 23 August 2014

Floaters are a Feature


Chris Breen and his hair join the panel for a whizz through the Mac News of the week

Posted by on Saturday, 02 August 2014

Have a Try of THIS!


Sorry that we have left you high and dry for the past couple of weeks, but please have a listen to The BIG Show from last week to tide you over. Normal Service will be resumed shortly.

Posted by on Sunday, 27 July 2014

Nude Druids is an In-App Purchase


Bryan Chaffin gets his tech up and running and Don McAllister rejoins the team after a hiatus involving a cruise to…Liverpool. Yes

Posted by on Friday, 04 July 2014

The Tuna Can Wrist Watch


Andy Ihnatko and Bryan Chaffin join the main team for a look at Google IO and the impact on Apple and some new specs and pricing

Posted by on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

Exasperated Arrivals


We kick of a little earlier than normal, but of course we don’t and David Sparks has the ultimate tip for late arrivals. ALL the watch rumours of the week and more

Posted by on Monday, 23 June 2014

A Good Days Fishing


We hit the post Apple Rumour mill yet again now the keynote is done, but also we look at 10 days in on Yosemite, iOS8 and Dylan.V3

Posted by on Tuesday, 17 June 2014