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A singular, unparalleled variety extravaganza. Sort of like the director's commentary track for Daring Fireball.

A singular, unparalleled variety extravaganza. Sort of like the director's commentary track for Daring Fireball.
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Austin, TX

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A singular, unparalleled variety extravaganza. Sort of like the director's commentary track for Daring Fireball.

Language:

English


Episodes

234: ‘Welcome to Dongletropolis’, With Special Guest Merlin Mann

11/9/2018
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Special guest Merlin Mann returns to the show. Topics include the new iPad Pro and the state of iOS as a work platform, the mid-term election results, and holiday parties of yore.

Duration:02:53:20

233: ‘North Korean USB Fan’, With Special Guest John Moltz

10/31/2018
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You wanted more Moltz, you get more Moltz. Our thoughts and observations on Apple’s “There’s More in the Making” event at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, and the products they announced: new MacBook Airs, Mac Minis, iPad Pros, and Apple Pencil.

Duration:01:43:19

232: ‘I’ll Eat My Hat’, With Special Guest John Moltz

10/27/2018
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Special guest John Moltz returns to the show (finally). Topics include the iPhone XR, next week's Apple event at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, and more.

Duration:02:35:19

231: ‘It’s a Deep Notch’, With Special Guest Dan Frommer

10/16/2018
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Dan Frommer returns to the show. Topics include Apple Watch Series 4 and the notion of third-party watch faces, Google’s Pixel 3 phones and Pixel Slate two-in-one tablet/notebook, and Bloomberg’s disputed “The Big Hack” story.

Duration:02:27:54

230: ‘Flabbergasting’, With Special Guest Nilay Patel

9/24/2018
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Nilay Patel returns to the show to talk about the iPhone XS and XS Max. We got so caught up talking about cameras, we never even mention headphone jacks.

Duration:01:54:09

229: ‘iPhone 🍸’, With Special Guest Rene Ritchie

9/4/2018
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Rene Ritchie returns to the show for a deep dive into what was revealed (and what wasn’t) by Guilherme Rambo’s release last week of product marketing images of the apparently-named iPhone XS and Series 4 Apple Watch.

Duration:01:51:07

228: ‘Smallen Up the Bezels’, With Special Guest Jason Snell

8/24/2018
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Special guest Jason Snell returns to the show. Topics do include mechanical keyboards, but do not -- I swear -- include baseball. Also: speculation on what Apple might do with the non-Pro MacBook lineup.

Duration:02:36:31

227: ‘Little Q&A’

7/31/2018
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Answering actual questions from actual listeners.

Duration:01:39:17

226: ‘Cut That Mustache With Scissors’, With Special Guest Marco Arment

7/27/2018
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Special guest Marco Arment returns to the show for a brief discussion about the new MacBook Pro models and the state of Apple's MacBook lineup.

Duration:02:51:03

225: ‘Resources Up the Yang’, With Special Guest Matthew Panzarino

6/30/2018
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Special guest Matthew Panzarino returns to the show to talk about his exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the new maps coming to Apple Maps, Google’s project Duplex, and the MacBook keyboard repair program.

Duration:01:42:31

224: ‘AirPower, What’s That?’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell

6/15/2018
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Serenity Caldwell returns to the show for a post-WWDC wrap-up discussion. Topics include iOS 12, Memoji, Siri Shortcuts, Screen Time, Apple Books, MacOS 10.14 Mojave, dark mode, UIKit apps on the Mac, and more.

Duration:02:08:52

223: Live From WWDC 2018 With Greg Joswiak and Mike Rockwell

6/5/2018
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Recorded in front of a live audience at The California Theatre in San Jose, John Gruber is joined by Greg Joswiak and Mike Rockwell to discuss the news from WWDC: ARKit 2, the new USDZ file format, iOS 12, MacOS 10.14 “Mojave”, UIKit apps on MacOS, and more.

Duration:01:37:05

222: ‘Pseudorandom Gibberish’, With Special Guest Rene Ritchie

5/31/2018
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Rene Ritchie returns to the show. Topics include MacBook keyboard failures, iOS passcode security, Google’s odd Duplex “demo”, Steam Link’s curious rejection from the App Store, AirPlay 2, and, of course, conjecture about next week’s WWDC.

Duration:01:32:33

221: ‘Slathered in Incompetence’, With Special Guest Ben Thompson

5/8/2018
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Ben Thompson returns to the show. Topics include Apple's quarterly results, the discontinuation of Apple's AirPort product line, and more.

Duration:02:48:48

220: ‘$270 Worth of Unneeded Keyboards’, With Special Guest Jim Dalrymple

4/27/2018
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Special guest Jim Dalrymple returns to the show. Topics include the litany of problems with MacBook keyboards, speculation regarding why Apple’s AirPower multi-device charging mat still isn’t shipping, Google’s proposal to replace SMS with a new protocol that isn’t encrypted, and more.

Duration:01:59:00

219: ‘Top Men’, With Special Guest Matthew Panzarino

4/11/2018
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Matthew Panzarino returns to the show to talk about his exclusive behind-the-scenes profile with Apple’s Pro Workflow Team and state of Apple’s professional Mac hardware and software.

Duration:02:13:49

218: ‘Spending Tim Cook’s Money’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell

3/31/2018
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Serenity Caldwell returns to the show to talk about Apple's education-focused event last week in Chicago.

Duration:01:55:39

217: ‘Our Name Is Our Address’, With Special Guest Jason Kottke

3/24/2018
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Finally. Jason Kottke is on the show to talk about 20 years of writing his eponymous website.

Duration:02:19:10

216: ‘Podcast Amnesia’, With Special Guest Jason Snell

3/9/2018
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Jason Snell returns to the show. Topics include Apple and China, the 10th anniversary of the iPhone SDK, the future of the MacBook Air, and more. No baseball talk, except a little.

Duration:02:31:10

215: ‘The “Press Real Hard” Era’, With Special Guest Marco Arment

2/18/2018
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Special guest Marco Arment returns to the show for a brief discussion. Topics include Apple’s OS development strategy, HomePod and Siri, the sad state of Apple TV apps, where to get a good cheesesteak, how to boil water, and more.

Duration:03:53:44