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Episode 114 - The One Where We Get Pixelated (Google Pixel Event 2018)

10/15/2018
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On this episode (part 2), it's Chris' turn to get excited about a new phone. Also, Bixby is insulted multiple times. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites' HOT TOPIC (extended discussion) The 5 biggest...

Duration:00:29:07

Episode 113 - The One With Cat Snaps Versus Dogs

10/15/2018
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On this episode, we discover that cats are now getting their own Snapchat filter. Also, realizations of T2 being closer than we imagined are clear. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. Upcoming 2018 iPad Pro...

Duration:00:25:27

Episode 112 - The One That Doesn't Self-Destruct

10/8/2018
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On this episode, art is self-destructing and the minimum wage is going up. Also, a robot takes a selfie on Mars and shares it on Twitter. This is the world we live in now. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1....

Duration:00:36:28

Episode 111 - The One Where We Musk Talk About Silk Robes and Superhero References

9/30/2018
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On this episode, Amir is strangely obsessed with silk robes. Also, Elon Musk gets a call from the SEC. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. Elon Musk agrees to resign as Tesla chairman in settlement with SEC...

Duration:00:35:56

Episode 110 - The One With What's His Nuts

9/24/2018
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On this episode, Adobe gets robbed of the "Hot Topic" spot by Amazon's surprise event. Also, we officially record the podcast from our parent's basement — so we're legit now. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five...

Duration:00:32:14

Episode 109 - The One With Our Annual Diet of Apple [Fall Apple Event Special 2018]

9/17/2018
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On this week's (second) episode, our hot topic gets its own episode. Also, Zonozi gets his annual fall freakout as he gets to talk all things Apple iPhone and beyond. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This episode features discussion...

Duration:00:25:27

Episode 108 - The One With The Tale of Two Bezos

9/17/2018
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On this episode, Amazon doesn't get an honorable OR dishonorable mention — but it gets two mentions nonetheless. Also, millennials [and probably Gen Z] are killing fast food. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five...

Duration:00:24:13

Episode 107 - The One With Two Dads and a Podcast

9/10/2018
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On this episode, Amir is back and ready to podcast. Also, we kick-off Season 3 with a super-sized episode. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. Elon Musk teases electric plane design and smokes weed on Joe...

Duration:00:44:11

Episode 106 - The One Where Baby Watch Is Over

9/3/2018
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On this episode, #Zonozibabywatch is over and we congratulate Amir on the arrival of Hudson. Also, a look ahead to Apple's September 12th event that would make Amir proud. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1....

Duration:00:34:21

Episode 105 - The One Where We Aren't Sponsored By DJI

8/27/2018
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On this episode, it's all about dongles again. Also, Amir is still here - again — but #ZonoziBabyWatch is on. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. Dongles have been Apple’s top-selling products for the last...

Duration:00:36:31

Episode 104 - The One Where We Hacky Hack Hack

8/20/2018
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On this episode, Amir is still here. The baby isn't born yet. That alone should excite people unless they really want Jeff Higgins to join the show again. Also, the AP Stylebook has a way with words. Imagine that. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the...

Duration:00:40:31

Episode 103 - The One With The Streaming Mouse

8/13/2018
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On this episode, mobile news galore invades the podcast. Also, friends don't let friends use Bixby. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. Magic Leap One AR headset is out now for $2,295, but only in six...

Duration:00:37:57

Episode 102 - The One With Snapchat Surgery

8/6/2018
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On this episode, we fear for a future with Snapchat-inspired surgeries. Also, cross-posting is bad. Don't cross-post. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. Tim Cook Says Apple's $1 Trillion Value is a...

Duration:00:29:11

Episode 101 - The One Where Lyft Adds Drunk Mode

7/30/2018
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On this episode, we debate the value of Lyft adding a "drunk" mode - and if it would work. Also, Facebook's stock drops faster than a "insert your favorite artist here" album. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five...

Duration:00:33:46

Episode 100 - The One That Is Simply Episode 100

7/23/2018
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On this one, Amir and Chris celebrate episode 100 by looking up birthdays of people born on the day they aired episode one. Also, your hosts share their favorite episode titles. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five...

Duration:00:53:42

Episode 99 - The One Where We Go Back To The Future

7/16/2018
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On this one, our show notes take us back to the future. Also, did you hear about "The Twitter Purge"? [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. Microsoft’s $399 Surface Go aims to stand out from iPads or...

Duration:00:34:57

Episode 98 - The One Where the Outlook is Dark

7/9/2018
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On this week's episode, Amir drops more Apple news than usual - even for him. Also, dark mode is SO in. Fetch. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. Apple paves the way for new iPads and Macs to arrive in...

Duration:00:30:28

Episode 97 - The One Where The Rock Says

7/2/2018
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On this week's episode, we petition The Rock to join us on a future episode of the podcast. Also, we are happy to report that Amir is not signing with the Lakers and will be staying on with Five Favorites. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week...

Duration:00:35:54

Episode 96 - The One Where Things Get Vertical, Vertical

6/25/2018
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On this week's episode, we discuss how IGTV is vertical video - embraced or not - is taking its next step in evolution. Also, we're not saying we told it so - but Twitter has made a comeback. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This...

Duration:00:32:08

Episode 95 - The One Where NPR Makes Dad Jokes

6/18/2018
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On this week's episode, it's Father's Day - so that means DAD JOKES! Also, both Amir and Chris are playing Fortnite though neither claims to be any good. [New to the show? Find out the stories we talk about in this week's episode below and connect with Amir and Chris on Twitter! Use the hashtag #FiveFavorites to share YOUR favorite stories each and every week - and YOU may be included on the show (including our new tweet of the week feature).] This week Five Favorites 1. These dogs...

Duration:00:36:47