Debug 12: iCloud and Core Data sync

Daniel Pasco of Black Pixel, Brent Simmons of Ranchero Software, and Justin Williams of Second Gear talk to Guy and Rene about iCloud Core Data sync, why everyone seems to be in a bad mood about it, and how, if at all, Apple can fix it.

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Rene Ritchie

Rene Ritchie is one of the most respected Apple analysts in the business, reaching a combined audience of over 40 million readers a month. His YouTube channel, Vector, has over 90 thousand subscribers and 14 million views and his podcasts, including Debug, have been downloaded over 20 million times. He also regularly co-hosts MacBreak Weekly for the TWiT network and co-hosted CES Live! and Talk Mobile. Based in Montreal, Rene is a former director of product marketing, web developer, and graphic designer. He's authored several books and appeared on numerous television and radio segments to discuss Apple and the technology industry. When not working, he likes to cook, grapple, and spend time with his friends and family.

  • René, I listen to your shows every week. I must say I had trouble being convinced that at the very beginning of today's Debug's show it is you talking, introducing the roundtable guests. I guess you had to keep quiet, given the really early post (07h31) for the show. However, at minute 7 of the audio feed, yes I am totally convinced it is you.
  • I'm in New York and had to record mobile with a different mic and setup. Sounded weird to me too.
  • Great Debug show!
  • I guess I will give this a listen this weekend.
  • I'm curious to know if they have tried using this library for auto-syncing across devices: