What To Do About Heartbleed And The Apple/Samsung Battle Continues On The CultCast



Queue the spy music, cause on this week’s CultCast, our very own Buster Heine sneaks into Apple’s under-construction Arizona Sapphire Crystal factory and reports back what he’s found. Plus, WWDC dishes out golden tickets like they’re Willy Wonka; what you can do about HeartBleed; all that’s been revealed in the ongoing Apple V. Samsung trial; and you asked, so we answer: why we love Apple but would never want to work there.

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CultCast #122- The Golden Ticket

On The CultCast this week

Leander Kahney – Cult of Mac Editor-in-Chief, loyal subject of the Queen.
Erfon Elijah – Cult of Mac writer and host of The CultCast.
Buster Heine – Cult of Mac writer and community manager.
Adam Christianson – Absolute gentlment and host of the Maccast podcast.

This Week’s Stories

Buster goes rogue, sneaks into Apple’s Sapphire Crystal Plant (discussion)

Got A Golden Ticket? Apple’s WWDC Invites Are Hottest Thing Going

Heartbleed Security Bug: What Apple Users Need to Know

All we’ve learned from the ongoing Apple V. Samsung Trial (discussion)