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A talk show contemplating the causality of success and failure in mobile computing. Using Apple as a lens to look at both telecom and traditional computing markets, we try to understand what it means to be great. Hosted by Dan Benjamin and Horace Dediu.

A talk show contemplating the causality of success and failure in mobile computing. Using Apple as a lens to look at both telecom and traditional computing markets, we try to understand what it means to be great. Hosted by Dan Benjamin and Horace Dediu.
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Location:

Austin, TX

Description:

A talk show contemplating the causality of success and failure in mobile computing. Using Apple as a lens to look at both telecom and traditional computing markets, we try to understand what it means to be great. Hosted by Dan Benjamin and Horace Dediu.

Twitter:

@danbenjamin

Language:

English

Contact:

5by5 Broadcasting 5114 Balcones Woods Drive Suite 307-292 Austin, TX 78759-5273


Episodes

214: Anders Lives!

12/9/2018
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An old friend returns to The Critical Path to discuss Crypto, Trust and Horace's heart.

Duration:01:01:55

213: iPads, Cheaters and Lamp Posts

12/3/2018
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The new iPad Pro and some #CriticalQuestions inspire a conversation about cheaters and what insights lamp posts can and cannot provide. Later on, Horace shares some exciting news about Micromobility California.

Duration:01:22:16

212: Ex Machina: The Telescope, The Reformation and The Historian's Dilemma

11/26/2018
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Henri Dediu joins Horace and Judd to discuss lenses, rebels and weighing the what vs. the why when looking to the past.

Duration:00:52:37

211: The Four Questions

11/5/2018
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Horace goes old school while sifting through the details of the latest Apple earnings call and shares why he’s looking forward to not seeing certain numbers in the earnings reports to come.

Duration:00:59:36

210: Worth a Business Trip?

11/2/2018
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Horace reflects on pricing, minivans, the pecking order of the new products and more from the pre-Halloween Apple event in Brooklyn, NY.

Duration:01:04:10

209: Ex Machina: Corporations and Canals

10/29/2018
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In the first half of this special double episode of The Critical Path, Horace shares his thoughts on one of the first, and most powerful, corporations ever, the Dutch East India Company and how its impact can still be felt. Later on (54:00), in advance of Apple’s upcoming event in NYC, Horace explores what specifically made New York... New York.

Duration:01:43:28

208: Ex Machina: The Company Town

10/21/2018
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Prompted by his recent visit to Apple Park, Horace examines the history of the company town, its job to be done and wonders who lives in them today in another special edition of The Critical Path.

Duration:00:47:00

207: Ex Machina: Telegraph

10/15/2018
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In the first of a series of special episodes of The Critical Path, Horace aims his lens at a seminal innovation from the past, compares and contrasts adoption patterns of yesterday and today, and delineates the reasons why pigeons were not ideal.

Duration:00:59:13

206: Sampled or Tracked

10/8/2018
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Horace considers whether it's better to be sampled or tracked, explores the recent Super Micro dustup and shares some info about the first Asymco event of 2019.

Duration:01:03:03

205: Lisa's Thesis

10/1/2018
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Horace shares his thoughts on the recent iPhone and Apple Watch event, his insights into the shift announced by Apple VP Lisa Jackson and what we might extrapolate about future products from the Watch’s user interface(s). Horace is joined by Judd Rubin, who fills in for Anders.

Duration:01:23:07

204: Organic

11/9/2017
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Horace and Anders discuss Apple earnings, the iPhone X and take listener questions.

Duration:01:49:34

203: ICOs with Ryan Zurrer

8/10/2017
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Horace and Anders speak with Ryan Zurrer of Polychain Capital about the disruptive possibilities of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and the blockchain token model.

Duration:01:03:51

202: GDPR with Tim Walters

8/7/2017
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The big privacy switch. How legislation is affecting perception of privacy and vice versa. The European regulation GDPR is something everyone will be talking about next year. Find out why.

Duration:01:31:07

201: Like a Costco Pickle Jar

6/7/2017
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Horace and Carolina Milanese discuss WWDC 2017 minutes after the Keynote and Hands-on with the new products.

Duration:00:37:42

200: Recap

5/3/2017
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In this special 200th episode, Horace and Anders discuss the history of the show, what was done well, what wasn't and what might come.

Duration:01:29:28

200: Recap

5/2/2017
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In this special 200th episode, Horace and Anders discuss the history of the show, what was done well, what wasn't and what might come.

Duration:01:29:28

199: Transport

3/17/2017
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Horace and Anders discuss two wheeled vehicles, commute times and tunnel boring!

Duration:01:16:08

198: The Most Valuable Business

3/4/2017
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Horace and Anders discuss Apple amongst the new top five tech companies and take listener questions.

Duration:01:13:45

197: Death of an Algorithm

2/23/2017
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Horace and Anders discuss Bond movies, cars, commute habits, streaming services and take listener questions through the hashtag #CriticalQuestion on Twitter.

Duration:01:23:07

196: Antifragile

2/3/2017
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Horace and Anders discuss Apple's fiscal 2017 first quarter results and take listener questions from Twitter.

Duration:01:18:33