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The director’s commentary track for Daring Fireball.

The director’s commentary track for Daring Fireball.

Location:

Austin, TX

Description:

The director’s commentary track for Daring Fireball.

Language:

English


Episodes

298: ‘I’m Expecting Led Zeppelin IV’, With Special Guest MG Siegler

10/9/2020
MG Siegler returns to the show to talk about Apple Watch, the future of premium TV and movies, and a preview of next week’s “Hi, Speed” Apple event.

Duration:02:24:39

297: ‘Subscribed to a Hamburger’, With David Smith

9/30/2020
Special guest “Underscore” David Smith joins the show to talk about iOS 14 widgets, WatchOS complications, sleep tracking, and his App Store chart-topping hit Widgetsmith.

Duration:02:46:50

296: ‘Cameras Every Single Where’, With Michael Simmons

9/26/2020
Special guest Michael Simmons joins the show. Topics include the release of iOS 14, widgets and home screen customization, pricing models for indie apps in the App Store era, and, of course, flying robot cameras.

Duration:02:20:39

295: ‘Signing Up to Take Some Vitamins’, With Peter Kafka

9/17/2020
Peter Kafka returns to the show to discuss the news from Apple’s “Time Flies” event — new Apple Watches, new non-Pro iPads, and particularly the Apple One services bundle.

Duration:01:19:32

294: ‘DOS Rot’, With John Moltz

8/31/2020
John Moltz returns to the show. Poodles are great dogs. Windows stinks worse than ever. Everyone should watch “Ted Lasso”.

Duration:01:33:54

293: ‘I’m More of a Porkins Guy’, With Anil Dash

8/27/2020
Special guest Anil Dash joins the show. Topics include the 25th anniversary of Windows 95, and the parallels between the cyber era of computing and today’s App Store controversies.

Duration:02:23:59

292: ‘Not the Batman We Want or Need’, With Rene Ritchie

8/20/2020
Rene Ritchie returns to the show. Topics include Phil Schiller advancing to Apple Fellow, Microsoft’s simmering spat with Apple over Xbox Game Pass and the App Store’s ban on game streaming services, and Epic’s sizzling spat with Apple over, well, the entire concept of iOS as we know it.

Duration:02:39:45

291: ‘Algorithms, How Do They Work?’, With Nilay Patel

7/31/2020
Nilay Patel returns to the show to discuss this week’s House antitrust hearing featuring testimony from Tim Cook, Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai, and Mark Zuckerberg.

Duration:02:21:24

290: ‘The Least Worst’, With Christina Warren

7/28/2020
Special guest Christina Warren joins the show. Topics include the App Store and antitrust, the general crumminess of video streaming service UIs, and historical examples of when Apple gets something wrong.

Duration:02:37:38

289: ‘I’m Batman. America. Freedom.’ With Adam Lisagor

7/23/2020
Adam Lisagor returns to the show. Topics include the cinematic and presentation style of Apple’s WWDC keynote, some post-production details on The Talk Show’s WWDC episode, the tribulations of producing professional videos during COVID-19, and the new sounds of MacOS 11 Big Sur.

Duration:02:39:55

288: ‘It Shouldn’t Be Hard to Get a Smoothie’ With Dan Frommer

6/30/2020
Dan Frommer returns to the show for more analysis of WWDC 2020, including App Clips and the Mac's transition to Apple silicon.

Duration:01:24:07

287: ‘Patina of Usefulness’ With Matthew Panzarino

6/26/2020
Special guest Matthew Panzarino joins the show to talk about WWDC 2020.

Duration:01:19:42

286: Remote From WWDC 2020 With Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak

6/24/2020
John Gruber is joined by Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak to discuss the news from WWDC 2020: the Mac’s transition to Apple silicon, MacOS 11 Big Sur, iOS and iPadOS 14, and more.

Duration:01:35:47

285: ‘Fahrenheit Truthers’ With Ben Thompson

5/22/2020
Ben Thompson returns to the show and there’s no sports talk because there’s no sports. Instead: temperature scales, Joe Rogan and Spotify, and Dithering.

Duration:02:24:15

284: ‘30 Years of TidBITS’ With Adam Engst

5/8/2020
Special guest Adam Engst joins the show to celebrate 30 years of TidBITS — the only publication going strong today that started as a weekly HyperCard stack.

Duration:01:54:08

283: ‘Some Kind of Sandwich’ With Dieter Bohn

4/30/2020
Dieter Bohn joins the show to talk about the iPad Magic Keyboard, the new iPhone SE, and the state of Android flagship phones.

Duration:01:50:07

282: ‘Everybody Is an Expert’ With Joanna Stern

4/14/2020
Joanna Stern returns to the show to talk about working from home, the utter suckitude of laptop webcams, the new MacBook Air, and Face ID in our new world of face-mask-wearing.

Duration:02:11:27

281: ‘A Kryptonian Baby’ With Rene Ritchie

3/31/2020
Rene Ritchie returns to the show to talk about going independent after 11 years at iMore. Topics include the new MacBook Air and iPad Pros, and we answer questions sent by listeners.

Duration:02:20:39

280: ‘The Subtle Difference Between Hand Sanitizer and Vodka’ With Matthew Panzarino

3/26/2020
Matthew Panzarino returns to the show. Topics include the brand new MacBook Air and iPad Pros, and, you know, global pandemics in the internet age.

Duration:02:26:19

279: ‘Chain of Precision’ With Jason Snell

3/17/2020
Jason Snell returns to the show. Life during the COVID-19 pandemic, WWDC going online-only, Apple's in-person on-campus workplace culture, speculation on upcoming Apple product releases, and more.

Duration:02:19:01