Really Specific Stories-logo

Really Specific Stories

Technology Podcasts

Join Martin Feld (podcast studies researcher and co-host of Hemispheric Views) as he delves into narratives of tech-podcast fandom and the role of open RSS, featuring producers and their listeners.

Location:

United States

Description:

Join Martin Feld (podcast studies researcher and co-host of Hemispheric Views) as he delves into narratives of tech-podcast fandom and the role of open RSS, featuring producers and their listeners.

Language:

English


Episodes

Lynn Fisher

1/18/2024
Lynn discusses her background as a designer, CSS developer and illustrator—drawing on her love for technology and her time in art school, where she explored the concept of intermedia. She also reflects on her varied experiences in consuming aural and visual content, such as podcasts, TV shows and movies, along with various side projects that she has maintained over the years. Podcast case study: The Talk Show with John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/) (listener) Find Lynn at Lynn and Tonic (https://lynnandtonic.com). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2024/01/2024-01-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-lynn-fisher.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/4/42f32f6a-017f-4d34-a02c-e784b6b73759/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Running Pattern 00:00:00 ‘Dev' = 'developer' or 'development' ShopTalk (https://shoptalkshow.com) Easter egg (media) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Easter_egg_(media)) The Weekly Planet (https://play.acast.com/s/theweeklyplanet) GeoCities (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GeoCities) LiveJournal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LiveJournal) Myspace (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myspace) HTML (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTML) CSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CSS) Open source (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_source) View Source (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/View-source_URI_scheme) Mastodon (social network) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mastodon_(social_network)) Lynn and Tonic (https://lynnandtonic.com) WordPress.com (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WordPress.com) Top Chef (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Top_Chef) The Good Place (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Good_Place) The Food Place (https://thefoodplace.cafe) The Good Place Lives on, in Menu Form (https://slate.com/culture/2020/02/the-good-place-food-puns-menu-interview.html) (an interview with Lynn about her site, The Food Place) Megan Amram (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Megan_Amram), producer of The Good Place Nestflix (https://nestflix.fun) Home Alone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Home_Alone) Angels with Filthy Souls on Nestflix (https://nestflix.fun/angels-with-filthy-souls/) (Lynn’s listing) Angels with Filthy Souls on YouTube (https://youtu.be/4dGOfFbzvq4?si=1yXIzueGR_f38wUI) (movie-within-a-movie excerpt) Commentary and Appreciation 09:08 Twitter (now X) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter) Stephanie Eckles (https://thinkdobecreate.com) Discord (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Discord) Frontend Horse (https://frontend.horse) Miriam Suzanne (https://www.miriamsuzanne.com) Two Forms of the Same Thing 16:38 Blog (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blog) Medium (website) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medium_(website)) Substack (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Substack) RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) The Talk Show with John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/) Michael Hobbes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Hobbes) Maintenance Phase (https://www.maintenancephase.com) If Books Could Kill (https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/if-books-could-kill/id1651876897) Popular science (or ‘popsci’) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Popular_science) Patreon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patreon) I Wanted this Thing to Exist 21:48 Spotify (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spotify) Buy Me a Coffee (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buy_Me_a_Coffee) IATA airport code (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IATA_airport_code) Lynn’s portfolio archive (https://lynnandtonic.com/archive/) GitHub (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GitHub) Eclectic Weirdo 30:21 Intermedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intermedia) A Single Div (https://a.singlediv.com) User experience (UX) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_experience) User interface (UI) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_interface) Web design (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_design) Credits Recorded and edited by Martin Feld, using...

Duration:00:40:10

Jarrod Blundy

10/2/2023
Jarrod explains how he discovered the world of podcasting during a long road trip with a friend, going on to enjoy shows about outdoor reaction, news and the Apple fan community. He also elaborates on his experience of starting his own website, HeyDingus, along with listening to various Apple-centric podcasts—making particular reference to 20 Macs for 2020, a show by writer and podcaster Jason Snell, which blended tech podcasting with a narrative journalism format. Podcast case study: 20 Macs for 2020 (https://www.relay.fm/20macs) (listener) Find Jarrod at HeyDingus (https://heydingus.net). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/10/2023-10-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-jarrod-blundy-2.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/f/ffe5ae44-9477-4ddd-a305-2ab6d919fdc0/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes The Operating System for Me 00:00:00 Apple Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) iTunes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ITunes) Apple Events video podcast (https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/apple-events-video/id275834665) Stevenote (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stevenote) Original Apple podcast icon (https://pluspng.com/img-png/apple-podcast-png-datei-apple-podcast-logo-png-891.png) Michigan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michigan) Michigan Ice Fest: The History of the Oldest Ice Climbing Festival in the US (https://www.climbing.com/news/michigan-ice-fest-the-history-of-the-oldest-ice-climbing-festival-in-the-us/) Ice climbing (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ice_climbing) The Dirtbag Diaries (https://dirtbagdiaries.com) Information about Fitz Cahall and others who work on the podcast (https://dirtbagdiaries.com/about/) Talk radio (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk_radio) iPod nano (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod_Nano) Apple’s website in 2006 (https://web.archive.org/web/20060101021111/https://www.apple.com/) (courtesy of the Internet Archive’s WayBack Machine) Microsoft Windows (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Windows) Mac (computer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) and macOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MacOS) Scouting (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scout_(Scouting)) MacRumors (https://www.macrumors.com) Accidental Tech Podcast (ATP) (https://atp.fm) Casey Liss (https://www.caseyliss.com) John Siracusa (https://hypercritical.co) Marco Arment (https://marco.org/) 9to5Mac (https://9to5mac.com) Six Colors (https://sixcolors.com) 512 Pixels (https://512pixels.net) Ars Technica (https://arstechnica.com) Entertainment and Production 08:30 Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm) Clockwise (https://www.relay.fm/clockwise) Connected (https://www.relay.fm/connected) Cortex (https://www.relay.fm/cortex) Mac Power Users (https://www.relay.fm/mpu) Reconcilable Differences (https://www.relay.fm/rd) Thoroughly Considered (https://www.relay.fm/tc) Upgrade (https://www.relay.fm/upgrade) AppStories (https://appstories.net) Apple News Today (https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/apple-news-today/id1473872585) The Good News Podcast (https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/the-good-news-podcast/id1493769470) Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) Dithering (https://dithering.fm) Hemispheric Views (https://hemisphericviews.com) The Rebound (https://reboundcast.com) Ruminate (https://ruminatepodcast.com) The Talk Show with John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/) Vergecast (https://www.theverge.com/the-vergecast) Your Daily Lex (https://daily.lexfriedman.com) Overcast (https://overcast.fm) Pocket Casts (https://pocketcasts.com) Castro (https://castro.fm) RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) RSS reader (or news aggregator) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/News_aggregator) Squarespace (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Squarespace) HTML (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTML) CSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CSS) Blog...

Duration:00:47:34

John Gruber

9/18/2023
John shares his personal narrative as the writer of Daring Fireball and host of The Talk Show with John Gruber, which is now both a podcast and a live show with Apple executives, held during the company’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference. In the conversation, John explains what first captivated him about computers at an early age, expands on his passion for reading and writing and outlines how he has carved out a life of independent production and commentary, based on his technological interests. Last, he describes what he’s most proud of. Podcast case study: The Talk Show with John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/) (producer) Find John at Daring Fireball (https://daringfireball.net). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/09/2023-09-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-john-gruber.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/3/35be1ec2-445b-4446-98e8-8b6ec30d5c09/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes The Director’s Commentary 00:00:00 The Talk Show (https://archive.org/details/podcast_the-talk-show_260278032?sort=-publicdate) by John Gruber and Dan Benjamin was hosted on a different site, which can now be found in the Internet Archive. Dan Benjamin (https://danbenjamin.com) Hivelogic now redirects to the site above. Internet radio (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_radio) Daring Fireball (https://daringfireball.net) iPod (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) USB (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USB) FireWire (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEEE_1394) FM radio (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FM_broadcasting) Apple Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) Mac (computer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) Substack (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Substack) Blue Microphones (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blue_Microphones) Amazon (company) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_(company)) Amazon Web Services (AWS) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_Web_Services) MP3 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MP3) Audio data compression (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Data_compression#Audio) YouTube (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTube) Blog (a truncation of ‘weblog’) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blog) Ad tech = online advertising technology Domain name (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domain_name) A Voracious Reader 00:10:12 Computer science (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer_science) Apple IIGS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_IIGS) Drexel University (https://www.drexel.edu/) Stephen King (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_King) Isaac Asimov (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Asimov) Internet (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet) I’ve Carved Out this Life 00:17:04 Atari 2600 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atari_2600) Pong (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pong) Word processor (electronic device) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Word_processor_(electronic_device)) Typewriter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typewriter) Liquid-crystal display (LCD) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liquid-crystal_display) World Wide Web (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Wide_Web) Dave Winer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Winer) scripting.com (http://scripting.com/) Jorn Barger (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jorn_Barger) Robot Wisdom (https://web.archive.org/web/*/robotwisdom.com) was Jorn’s early blog, which can now be found in the Internet Archive. Robot Wisdom and How Jorn Barger Invented Blogging (https://firstsiteguide.com/robot-wisdom-and-jorn-barger/) Usenet (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Usenet) TidBITS (https://tidbits.com/) HyperCard (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HyperCard) Mailing list (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mailing_list) Jason Kottke (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jason_Kottke) kottke.org (https://kottke.org/) Macworld (https://www.macworld.com/) Browse an extensive library of...

Duration:01:23:45

Baldur Bjarnason

8/14/2023
Baldur reflects on his family’s history in radio broadcasting, his path to interactive media and writing books and how he moved away from listening to tech podcasts. Content warning: some coarse language Podcast case study: Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) (listener) Find Baldur at baldurbjarnason.com (https://www.baldurbjarnason.com). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/2023-08-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-baldur-bjarnason.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/9/9177fcb6-0a8e-4ec0-a803-2544c12e6b86/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Fourth Generation 00:00:00 RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Perl (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perl) Interactive media (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interactive_media) RÚV is the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service. (https://www.ruv.is/um-ruv/about-ruv) World War II (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II) British invasion of Iceland (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_invasion_of_Iceland) Allied occupation of Iceland (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allied_occupation_of_Iceland) Attack of Pearl Harbor (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on_Pearl_Harbor) Telegraphy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Telegraphy) Axis powers (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Axis_powers) Hotel Borg (https://borg-by-keas-reykjavik.hotel-ds.com/en/) Vox populi (or vox pop) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vox_populi) Web development (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_development) Interactive Media Environments 00:08:13 Software widget (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_widget) Graphical widget (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graphical_widget) COVID-19 pandemic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COVID-19_pandemic) HyperCard (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HyperCard) Macintosh SE (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh_SE) Solitaire (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solitaire) Tetris (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetris) What You See Is What You Get (WYSIWYG) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WYSIWYG) Comparative literature (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparative_literature) Computer science (or ‘comp sci’) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer_science) University of the West of England (UWE) (https://www.uwe.ac.uk) Bower Ashton campus map (https://www.uwe.ac.uk/life/campus-and-facilities/city-campus/bower-ashton-campus-map) BBC Radio (https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/live:bbc_radio_one) Dot-com bubble (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dot-com_bubble) (including reference to the dot-com crash) Adobe Flash (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adobe_Flash) Sandbox (software development) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandbox_(software_development)) Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doctor_of_Philosophy) ebook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebook) Amazon Kindle (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_Kindle) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) iPad (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPad) Defamiliarisation 00:15:43 Artificial intelligence (AI) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artificial_intelligence) Cryptocurrency (or ‘crypto’) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cryptocurrency) Popular culture (or ‘pop culture’) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Popular_culture) The Real World of Technology by Ursula Franklin (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1291973.The_Real_World_of_Technology) Recordings of public lectures in the Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/the-real-world-of-technology) Processor (computing) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Processor_(computing)) Musical genre mash-up! Pop-punk (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pop-punk) Post-punk (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Post-punk) Neosurrealism (https://www.dictionary.com/browse/neo-surrealism) Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) Jason Snell (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jason_Snell_(writer)) Defamiliarisation...

Duration:01:10:18

Marco Arment

5/29/2023
Marco tells the story of how he became a Mac enthusiast, indie app developer and tech podcaster, covering his work on Tumblr, Instapaper, Overcast and Accidental Tech Podcast, among other projects. He also explains why he thinks it's so important to maintain the open Web and podcasting through RSS, in the face of more exclusive publishing platforms and audio hosts. Podcast case study: Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) (producer) Find Marco at marco.org (https://marco.org). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/0048b-2023-05-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-marco-arment.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/9/92211901-f651-49ec-b6c7-755582c32644/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes The Stronghold of Podcasting 00:00:00 This Week in Tech (TWiT) (https://twit.tv) This Week in Tech (podcast) (https://twit.tv/episodes?filter[shows]=1635) MacBreak Weekly (https://twit.tv/episodes?filter[shows]=1643) The Word Nerds (Archive) (https://thewordnerds.libsyn.com) Tumblr (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tumblr) You Look Nice Today (https://www.youlooknicetoday.com) Ricky Gervais (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ricky_Gervais) The Ricky Gervais Show (https://www.therickygervaisshow.com/podcasts) Stack Overflow (https://stackoverflow.com) The Stack Overflow Podcast (https://stackoverflow.blog/podcast/) Joel Spolsky (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joel_Spolsky) Jeff Atwood (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeff_Atwood) Accidental Tech Podcast (ATP) (https://atp.fm) CD-R (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CD-R) MP3 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MP3) CD player (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CD_player) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipod) The iPod Video was the fifth generation of a product line that is now collectively referred to as the iPod Classic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod_Classic). iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) This American Life (https://www.thisamericanlife.org) COVID-19 pandemic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COVID-19_pandemic) Audiobook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audiobook) Cable television (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cable_television) Leo Laporte (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leo_Laporte) AM broadcasting (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AM_broadcasting) Talk radio (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk_radio) Self-taught 00:09:11 Videocassette recorder (VCR) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Videocassette_recorder) Microsoft Paint (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Paint) BASIC (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BASIC) 3-2-1 Contact Magazine (https://archive.org/details/321contact) was an American educational television show about science that aired on PBS from 1980 to 1988, with an adjoining children's magazine, and which can now be found in the Internet Archive. Windows 3.1 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_3.1x) Disk operating system (DOS) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disk_operating_system) MS-DOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MS-DOS) QBasic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QBasic) Visual Basic (classic) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Visual_Basic_(classic)) C (programming language) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C_(programming_language)) Unix (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unix) Solution stack (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solution_stack) Sun Microsystems (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun_Microsystems) Scalable Processor Architecture (SPARC) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SPARC) SPARCstation (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SPARCstation) Solaris (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oracle_Solaris) Segmentation fault (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Segmentation_fault) Mac (computer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) IBM PC compatible (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IBM_PC_compatible) (now more of a historical term that relates to our current usage of the term ‘Windows PC’) Vivísimo (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vivisimo)...

Duration:01:18:05

Grace Teng

5/17/2023
Grace is a developer and podcast fan, who shares her experience of following various independent shows over the years and in producing her own chatcast, titled Monkey Mind (https://www.monkeymind.xyz/). During the conversation, she also covers her passion for video games and considers the key differences between aural and visual media, drawing on her own study of film and background in video production. Content warning: discussion of clinical depression Podcast case study: Connected at Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm/connected) (listener) Find Grace at graceteng.me (https://www.graceteng.me). Read the transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://loungeruminator.net/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/2023-05-Really-Specific-Stories-Transcript-—-Grace-Teng.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/6/640bf427-af0f-4a25-ba45-a6d91db5cc1d/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes How the Habit Started 00:00:00 Major depressive disorder (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Major_depressive_disorder) (or clinical depression) The Pen Addict (https://www.penaddict.com) (blog) Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm) The Pen Addict (https://www.relay.fm/penaddict) (podcast) Accidental Tech Podcast (ATP) (https://atp.fm) 99% Invisible (https://99percentinvisible.org) Planet Money (https://www.npr.org/sections/money/) Myke Hurley (http://www.mykehurley.net) John Siracusa (https://hypercritical.co) Merlin Mann (http://www.merlinmann.com) 43 Folders (https://www.43folders.com) Cortex (https://www.relay.fm/cortex) Mac Power Users (https://www.relay.fm/mpu) Ungeniused (https://www.relay.fm/ungeniused) Playing for Fun (https://www.relay.fm/playingforfun) Celeste (video game) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celeste_(video_game)) Analog(ue) (https://www.relay.fm/analogue) Connected (https://www.relay.fm/connected) The Dynamic 00:09:18 Mac (computer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) Casey Liss (https://www.caseyliss.com) Parasocial interaction (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parasocial_interaction) Google (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google) Amazon (company) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_(company)) Blog (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blog) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) Early adopter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Early_adopter) Monkey Mind 00:18:49 Monkey Mind (https://www.monkeymind.xyz) Pokémon Scarlet and Violet (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pokémon_Scarlet_and_Violet) COVID-19 pandemic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COVID-19_pandemic) What Sound Can Do 00:26:17 Software engineering (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_engineering) Start-up company (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Startup_company) Multimedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multimedia) Apple File System (APFS) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_File_System) NPR (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NPR) This American Life (https://www.thisamericanlife.org) Montage (filmmaking) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montage_(filmmaking)) Juxtaposition (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juxtaposition) YouTube (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTube) Not a Purist 00:36:46 Chatcast = a podcast with a conversational format, rather than a narrative one RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Adam Savage (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Savage) Adam Savage’s Tested (https://www.youtube.com/@tested) Speedrunning (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speedrunning) Dear PB (https://www.dearpb.podbean.com) Games Done Quick (https://www.youtube.com/@gamesdonequick) Think Fast! Sly Another Day (https://youtu.be/lwBpBOMciRA) (video example) Credits Recorded and edited by Martin Feld, using Audio Hijack (https://rogueamoeba.com/audiohijack/) and Ferrite Recording Studio (https://www.wooji-juice.com/products/ferrite/) Martin’s edit in Ferrite https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/80e42-2023-05-really-specific-stories-grace-teng-ferrite-timeline-screenshot.jpeg Original podcast theme music by...

Duration:00:44:58

Shelly Brisbin

5/3/2023
Shelly is a writer, editor and podcaster who tirelessly advocates for greater accessibility in digital technology. Joining Really Specific Stories, she shares her journalistic and storytelling experience, explains her audio projects, such as Parallel with Relay FM, and illustrates how far we’ve come (and still have to go) in making hardware, software and media accessible. Podcast case study: Parallel at Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm/parallel) (producer) Find Shelly at brisbin.net (https://www.brisbin.net). Read the transcript of this episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/8e41d-2023-05-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-shelly-brisbin.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/2/2527e7e3-1ffa-4797-8cc4-016dcddc76a2/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Mindful of Ethics 00:00:00 RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Macworld/iWorld (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macworld/iWorld) Watch the Macworld 2005 keynote in the Internet Archive. (https://archive.org/details/mwsf-2005) Adobe Pagemaker (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adobe_PageMaker) Mac (computer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) Desktop publishing (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desktop_publishing) Laser printing (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laser_printing) Linotype machine (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linotype_machine) Macintosh Plus (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh_Plus) Page layout (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Page_layout) (with further information about galleys) Rubylith (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rubylith) Light table (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Light_table) See a scan of the top portion of Supercomputing News (Vol. 1 No. 3) from 1988 (https://loungeruminator.net/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/SupercomputingNews_Brisbin.pdf), which was kindly provided by Shelly because the publication preceded the Web. This was her first editing job! Hydra (operating system) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydra_(operating_system)) Cray-1 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cray-1) MacUser (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MacUser) Apple Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) Microsoft Windows (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Windows) Go My Own Way 00:07:44 Trade journalism (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trade_journalism) Tech Podcast Network (https://techpodcasts.com) History of podcasting (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_podcasting) (with references to couplecasting) Accessibility (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accessibility) and more specifically, computer accessibility (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer_accessibility) and Web accessibility (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_accessibility) Diversity (politics) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diversity_(politics)) Accessibility in the Mainstream 00:16:36 Disability (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disability) Assistive technology (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assistive_technology) Google (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google) Microsoft (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft) Software bug (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_bug) Pro Tools (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pro_Tools) iRiver (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IRiver) MP3 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MP3) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) Artificial intelligence (AI) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artificial_intelligence) Transcription software (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transcription_software) Content management system (CMS) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Content_management_system) iOS Access for All: Your Comprehensive Guide to Accessibility for iPhone and iPad (https://www.iosaccessbook.com) by Shelly Brisbin Jason Snell (https://sixcolors.com/) Use Switch Control on Mac (https://support.apple.com/en-au/guide/mac-help/mh43607/mac) Use Switch Control to navigate your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201370) iOS Switch Control Demo...

Duration:00:58:03

Jason Snell

3/24/2023
Jason recounts his personal history as a tech enthusiast and how he built a new life on the Web as an independent writer and podcaster. Along the way, he considers his identity, interaction with fan communities and development of various solo and collaborative projects. Podcast case study: 20 Macs for 2020 at Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm/20macs) (producer) Find Jason at sixcolors.com (https://sixcolors.com). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/8b37a-2023-03-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-jason-snell.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/d/d6b5fa56-5380-4e75-ae54-a9a9e2ecf58d/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes A Highly-focused Beam 00:00:00 Steve Jobs (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Jobs) iTunes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ITunes) Apple announced support for podcasts in iTunes 4.9. Apple Takes Podcasting Mainstream (https://www.apple.com/au/newsroom/2005/06/28Apple-Takes-Podcasting-Mainstream/) (Apple Newsroom press release from 28 June 2005) Steve Jobs announces switch to Intel & Podcasting WWDC 2005 (https://youtu.be/iNwvAuc0nCU?t=406) (Steve Jobs Archive on YouTube, jumps straight to podcast announcement at 00:06:46) For those who enjoy digital spelunking, here’s the full history of iTunes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_iTunes). Macworld (https://www.macworld.com) Macworld Podcast (https://www.macworld.com/opinion/podcast) Mac (computer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) Apple Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) Hypercritical (https://hypercritical.fireside.fm/) (podcast) Build and Analyze (https://archive.org/details/podcast_build-analyze_404064215) was a weekly news and discussion show about technology by Marco Arment and Dan Benjamin, which can now be found in the Internet Archive. Marco Arment (https://marco.org/about) Dan Benjamin (https://danbenjamin.com/) Downstream (https://www.relay.fm/downstream) Julia Alexander (https://twitter.com/loudmouthjulia) Parrot Analytics (https://t.co/nme8a4mVYC) Tim Goodman (https://twitter.com/BastardMachine) Articles at The Hollywood Reporter (https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/author/tim-goodman/) San Francisco Chronicle (https://www.sfchronicle.com) Twitter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter) The Incomparable (https://www.theincomparable.com) InterText (http://intertext.com/magazine/) Building an Audience 00:10:17 RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Ricky Gervais (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ricky_Gervais) The Ricky Gervais Show (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Ricky_Gervais_Show) tv.org (https://web.archive.org/web/20050915000000*/tv.org) (Snapshots are in the Internet Archive.) Usenet (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Usenet) FTP server (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FTP_server) Offset printing (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Offset_printing) GarageBand (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GarageBand) Substack (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Substack) Accessibility (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accessibility) Byline (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Byline) Leo Laporte (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leo_Laporte) This Week in Tech (TWiT) (https://twit.tv) MacBreak Weekly (https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly) Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm) Myke Hurley (http://www.mykehurley.net) Stephen Hackett (https://512pixels.net/) John Siracusa (https://hypercritical.co) John’s archive of articles at Ars Technica (https://arstechnica.com/author/john-siracusa/) Community and Persona 00:22:05 Mastodon (social network) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mastodon_(social_network)) New tool ‘Movetodon’ makes it easier to find your Twitter friends on Mastodon (https://techcrunch.com/2022/11/29/a-new-tool-movetodon-makes-it-easier-to-find-your-twitter-friends-on-mastodon/) (This is one example of the tools that were available to switch...

Duration:00:58:58

Gaby Santiago

3/18/2023
Gaby loves a good story. In this episode, he dives into his fandom for technology podcasts and all things comic-book-related, and then elaborates on his own experimentation with microcasting. Podcast case study: Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) (listener) Find Gaby at gabz.omg.lol (https://gabz.omg.lol). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/ed3b8-2023-03-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-gaby-santiago.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/2/2ce160a0-f75b-4e76-9336-a72c18e760e2/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Telling a Story 00:00:00 iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) Apple Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) iMore (https://www.imore.com) Debug (https://www.imore.com/debug) Software developer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_development#Software_developer) DC Comics (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DC_Comics) Greg Capullo (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greg_Capullo) Kevin Smith (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_Smith) Batman (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Batman) Fat Man on Batman (https://thatkevinsmithclub.com/category/podcasts/podcast-fat-man-on-batman/) Now Fatman Beyond (https://soundcloud.com/fatmanonbatman/tracks) Dan DiDio (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_DiDio) Zack Snyder (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zack_Snyder) Guy English (https://guyenglish.net) Rene Ritchie (https://reneritchie.net) Tweetbot (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tweetbot) Marco Arment (https://marco.org) Overcast (https://overcast.fm) omg.lol (https://home.omg.lol) Hemispheric Views (https://hemisphericviews.com) Pocket Casts (https://pocketcasts.com) iMessage (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IMessage) Accidental Tech Podcast (ATP) (https://atp.fm) Connected (https://www.relay.fm/connected) That Sense of Community 00:11:42 The Rebound (https://reboundcast.com) Discord (https://discord.com) Slack (https://slack.com/intl/en-au/) Pixelated Audio (https://pixelatedaudio.com) Indie Creators 00:21:03 Superman (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superman) Marvel Comics (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marvel_Comics) Image Comics (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image_Comics) Pick of the Week Podcast (https://ifanboy.com/podcasts/audio/potw/) Saga (comics) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saga_(comics)) Casey Liss (https://www.caseyliss.com) Twitter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter) Need to Create Something 00:31:05 COVID-19 pandemic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COVID-19_pandemic) Micro.blog (https://micro.blog) Gabz/ml Microcast (https://gaby.micro.blog/categories/microcast/) Credits Recorded and edited by Martin Feld, using Audio Hijack (https://rogueamoeba.com/audiohijack/) and Ferrite Recording Studio (https://www.wooji-juice.com/products/ferrite/) Martin’s edit in Ferrite https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/a5eaa-2023-03-really-specific-stories-gaby-santiago-ferrite-timeline-screenshot.jpeg Original podcast theme music by Alex Canion (https://www.alexcanion.com) Contact Website: rsspod.net (https://www.rsspod.net) Email: martin@loungeruminator.net (mailto:martin@loungeruminator.net) Mastodon: social.lol/@martinfeld (https://social.lol/@martinfeld) Micro.blog: micro.blog/martinfeld (https://micro.blog/martinfeld) A Special Note Gaby is a paid subscriber of Martin’s One Prime Plus membership program for the shared podcast, Hemispheric Views; this did not influence any of the questions that were asked and did not place any expectations on Gaby as a participant of this academic podcasting project.

Duration:00:40:18

Michael Camilleri

2/27/2023
Michael shares his story as a long-time tech podcast listener and explains his motivation to design and build personal tools that leverage the power of open RSS. Podcast case study: Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) (listener) Find Michael at inqk.net (https://inqk.net). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/dc4be-2023-02-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-michael-camilleri.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/4/410af7a1-f6d8-4b34-b0eb-e54ef2bbdffe/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes The Full Arc of Things 00:00:00 John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net) Dan Benjamin (https://danbenjamin.com) The Talk Show (https://web.archive.org/web/20160214235854/http://thetalkshow.net/#30) was a podcast by Dan Benjamin and John Gruber on the 5by5 network, which can now be found (partially) in the Internet Archive. PlayStation Portable (PSP) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PlayStation_Portable) Michael refers to PSPWare (https://web.archive.org/web/20061205211347/http://www.nullriver.com/index/products/pspware) by nullriver, which was an app that integrated your Sony PSP with your Mac. References to it on the Web can now be found in the Internet Archive. MP3 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MP3) Defining the term ‘homebrew’ (https://www.techopedia.com/definition/10649/homebrew) Disk operating system (DOS) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disk_operating_system) MS-DOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MS-DOS) Microsoft Windows (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Windows) MiniDisc (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MiniDisc) Personal computer (PC) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personal_computer) LucasArts adventure games (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LucasArts_adventure_games) List of Sim video games (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Sim_video_games) Platform game (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Platform_game) (or ‘platformer’) Shoot ‘em up (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoot_%27em_up) Role-playing video game (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Role-playing_video_game) Apple Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) Michael refers to the rivalry between Ford Australia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_Australia) and Holden (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holden). iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) Mac (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) (computer) Unix (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unix) Steve Jobs (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Jobs) John Siracusa (https://hypercritical.co) Control Panel (Windows) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Control_Panel_(Windows)) Metro (design language) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metro_(design_language)) Windows 95 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_95) Windows 3.1 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_3.1x) Graphics card (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graphics_card) iMac (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IMac) Native resolution (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Native_resolution) A Certain Similarity 00:13:55 Accidental Tech Podcast (ATP) (https://atp.fm) Marco Arment (https://marco.org) Casey Liss (https://www.caseyliss.com) System 6 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/System_6) The Talk Show with John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/) Ben Thompson (writer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Thompson_(writer)) Dithering (https://dithering.fm) National Basketball Association (NBA) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Basketball_Association) Can’t Wait to Do the Dishes! 00:18:11 Overcast (https://overcast.fm) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) HomePod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HomePod) RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Spotify (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spotify) NHK (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NHK) Server (computing) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Server_(computing)) Ruby (programming language) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruby_(programming_language)) Blog...

Duration:00:59:06

John Siracusa

1/17/2023
John covers his extensive history as a Mac enthusiast, web developer, writer, podcaster and lover of music and art. He also explains his transition to a fully independent career on the Internet and how he has juggled various personas, roles and fandoms over the years. Podcast case study: Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) (producer) Find John at hypercritical.co (https://hypercritical.co). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/f9740-2023-01-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-john-siracusa.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/9/97153536-5ced-4130-8ca4-e9a60714e243/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes I Was Primed 00:00:00 Mur Lafferty (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mur_Lafferty) Geek Fu Action Grip (https://archive.org/details/pcs_Geek_Fu_Action_Grip) (now in the Internet Archive) I Should Be Writing (https://murverse.com/podcasts/isbw/) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) iTunes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ITunes) NPR (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NPR) Apple Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) YouTuber (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTuber) Dan Benjamin (https://danbenjamin.com) RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Hypercritical (https://hypercritical.fireside.fm) (podcast) Gabe Newell (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gabe_Newell) Valve Corporation (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valve_Corporation) Half-Life (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Half-Life_(series)) (series) Portal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal_(series)) (series) Ars Technica (https://arstechnica.com) Book review: Infinite Loop (https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/1999/10/book-review-infinite-loop/) — John’s first article for Ars Technica Ivory tower (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivory_tower) Hypercritical (https://hypercritical.co/fatbits/2009/05/06/hypercritical) (the mentioned article from John’s Ars Technica blog, now linked on his website) Steve Jobs (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Jobs) I Had the Cultural Context 00:08:22 Home computer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Home_computer) (redirected from ‘personal computer revolution’) Commodore VIC-20 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VIC-20) Macintosh 128K (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh_128K) Graphical user interface (GUI) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graphical_user_interface) Pictionary (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pictionary) Usenet (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Usenet) U2 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U2) Ken Fisher (https://arstechnica.com/author/caesar/) Mac (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) (computer) Mac OS X (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MacOS#Mac_OS_X) NeXT (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NeXT) Macintosh clone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh_clone) OS X Reviewed (https://hypercritical.co/2015/04/15/os-x-reviewed) (a blog post that links to all of John’s reviews) Engadget (https://www.engadget.com/?guccounter=1) ebook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebook) Amazon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_(company)) (company) Unix (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unix) MacUser (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MacUser) Macworld (https://www.macworld.com) MacWEEK (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MacWEEK) Multiple ‘Me’s 00:20:13 Accidental Tech Podcast (ATP) (https://atp.fm) A text file online (https://www.chedong.com/u2/lyrics.txt) that preserves information from John’s U2 Lyrics Archive Perl (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perl) CPAN (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CPAN) 5by5 (https://5by5.tv) Jason Snell (https://sixcolors.com/jason/) The Incomparable (https://www.theincomparable.com) Robot or Not? (https://www.theincomparable.com/robot/) Merlin Mann (http://www.merlinmann.com) Back to Work (https://www.backtowork.limo) Marco Arment (https://marco.org/about) Build and Analyze (https://archive.org/details/podcast_build-analyze_404064215) was a weekly news and discussion show about...

Duration:01:07:32

Stephen Hackett

12/16/2022
Stephen delves into the history of Relay FM, discussing the origins of the show Connected and the broader podcast network. He also explains his personal shift from blogging to podcasting and co-founding a business—balancing the needs of advertisers, co-hosts, members and of course, family. Podcast case study: Connected at Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm/connected) (producer) Find Stephen at 512pixels.net (https://512pixels.net). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/46813-2022-12-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-stephen-hackett.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/2/298d788d-0ce0-4375-9135-2e9a5f546f84/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes The Conversation Is the Work 00:00:00 Information technology (IT) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Information_technology) Apple, Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) Myke Hurley (https://twitter.com/imyke) Blog (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blog) Facebook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Facebook) Mac (computer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) Elementary (or primary) school (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Primary_school) Middle school (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Middle_school) Macintosh Performa (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh_Performa) Skype (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skype) Zoom (software) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zoom_(software)) iPad (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPad) Tablet computer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tablet_computer) Microsoft (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft) Windows tablets through the ages: The good, the bad and the ugly, in pictures (https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/microsoft-tablets-through-the-ages-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly-in-pictures/) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) Steve Jobs (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Jobs) A Little Patch of Land 00:08:36 Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm) The Pen Addict (https://www.relay.fm/penaddict) 5by5 (https://5by5.tv) Federico Viticci (https://social.lol/@viticci@macstories.net) MacStories (https://www.macstories.net) The Prompt (https://www.relay.fm/prompt) Dan Benjamin (https://danbenjamin.com) Connected 00:16:51 Connected (https://www.relay.fm/connected) Genius Bar (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genius_Bar) (Stephen’s reference to the role of ‘Apple Genius’) Establishing the Network 00:19:42 Jason Snell (https://twitter.com/jsnell) Macworld (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macworld) Rocket (https://www.relay.fm/rocket) Christina Warren (http://christina.is) Simone de Rochefort (https://twitter.com/doomquasar) Brianna Wu (https://twitter.com/briannawu) Upgrade (https://www.relay.fm/upgrade) Cortex (https://www.relay.fm/cortex) Freedom to Build What We Need 00:29:41 Content management system (CMS) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Content_management_system) Relay FM Membership (https://www.relay.fm/membership) COVID-19 pandemic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COVID-19_pandemic) (Linking to Stephen’s line: ‘Everyone knows what happened in early 2020.’) Discord (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Discord) The Beatles (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Beatles) Mac Power Users (https://www.relay.fm/mpu) Personal Changes 00:40:19 Relay FM for St. Jude (2022) (https://www.extras.relay.fm/blog/2022/8/29/relay-fm-for-st-jude-2022) (blog post about the fourth annual fundraiser) Two Sides of a Coin 00:44:14 TikTok (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TikTok) Instagram Stories (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Instagram#Instagram_Stories) YouTube Shorts (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTube_Shorts) ESPN (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ESPN) Kathy Campbell (https://twitter.com/mrssoup) Woodworking (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodworking) Dell (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dell) Augmented reality (AR) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Augmented_reality) Virtual reality (VR) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_reality)...

Duration:00:54:07

Casey Liss

12/6/2022
Casey shares the story of his tech fandom (starting from early childhood), through to his discovery of the tech podcasting community, work as an independent app developer and co-hosting of shows such as Accidental Tech Podcast and Analog(ue). He also elaborates on career highlights, the friends he’s made along the way and what motivates him as a creative producer. Podcast case study: Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) (producer) Find Casey at caseyliss.com (https://www.caseyliss.com/). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/5ab47-2022-12-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-casey-liss.pdf) or in plain text (). Links and Show Notes It Was Accidental 00:00:00 Marco Arment (https://marco.org/about) Dan Benjamin (https://danbenjamin.com) Build and Analyze (https://archive.org/details/podcast_build-analyze_404064215) was a weekly news and discussion show about technology by Marco Arment and Dan Benjamin, which can now be found in the Internet Archive. 5by5 (https://www.5by5.tv/) John Siracusa (https://hypercritical.co) Hypercritical (https://hypercritical.fireside.fm) (podcast) Neutral (https://neutral.fm) SoundCloud (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SoundCloud) Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) Serial (https://serialpodcast.org) 99% Invisible (https://99percentinvisible.org) Apple, Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) Back to Work (https://www.backtowork.limo) Merlin Mann (http://www.merlinmann.com) App Store (iOS/iPadOS) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/App_Store_(iOS/iPadOS)) Apple Podcasts (https://www.apple.com/apple-podcasts/) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) Tech Fandom and Community 00:09:29 IBM (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IBM) The photo of Casey as a toddler with an IBM computer (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/39a50-casey-liss-as-a-toddler-with-an-ibm-pc.jpg) All-in-one PC (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/All-in-one_PC) Mac (computer) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(computer)) Windows 3.1 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_3.1x) i386 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I386) DOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DOS) IBM Disk Operation System Version 3.30 User Manual (https://archive.org/details/bitsavers_ibmpcdos80alReferenceApr87_11867920) in the Internet Archive Command-line interface (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Command-line_interface) Intel 8088 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intel_8088) Intel 8283 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intel_8283) AUTOEXEC.BAT (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AUTOEXEC.BAT) Discman (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Discman) Visual Basic (classic) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Visual_Basic_(classic)) Floppy disk (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Floppy_disk) Software development (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_development) (what Casey refers to as ‘professional development’) Virginia Tech (https://www.vt.edu) Linux (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linux) Unix (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unix) C++ (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C%2B%2B) .NET (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/.NET) C Sharp (programming language) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C_Sharp_(programming_language)) (also C#) Microsoft (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft) Charlottesville, Virginia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlottesville,_Virginia) Richmond, Virginia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richmond,_Virginia) Web development (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_development) Personal computer (PC) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personal_computer) (Casey refers to Windows PCs specifically.) Marco and Casey’s extensive Tumblr discussion (https://tumblr.caseyliss.com/tagged/switch/chrono) ThinkPad (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ThinkPad) Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ubuntu_version_history#0710) Ubuntu 8/04 LTS (Hardy Heron) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ubuntu_version_history#0804) Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Worldwide_Developers_Conference)...

Duration:01:13:13

Arlill Rodriguez

11/24/2022
Arlill tells the story of how they discovered podcasts (through an earlier interest in gaming) and how they came to produce Random Chatterings (https://randomchatterings.weebly.com): a show that covers ‘all aspects of pop culture including video games, movies, television shows, and the internet at large’. Content warning: suicidal ideation, depression, transphobia, violence and some coarse language Podcast case study: Naked Tech Podcast (https://nakedtechpodcast.com) (listener) Find Arlill on Twitter @HHowardson (https://twitter.com/HHowardson�). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/7fd4f-2022-11-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-arlill-rodriguez.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/6/688aefbc-ab26-4533-b298-297a60236362/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Gaming and Group Dynamics 00:00:00 GamesRadar (https://www.gamesradar.com/news/) TalkRadar (https://www.gamesradar.com/talkradar-compendinarium/) ‘Epic Honor’ is episode 123. The Ricky Gervais Show (https://www.therickygervaisshow.com/podcasts) Medal of Honor (video game series) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medal_of_Honor_(video_game_series)) Kirby’s Epic Yarn (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirby%27s_Epic_Yarn) Queer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Queer) MP3 player (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portable_media_player) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) Sega Genesis (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sega_Genesis) Existentialism (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Existentialism) Random Chatterings (https://randomchatterings.weebly.com) Maintenance Phase (https://www.maintenancephase.com) Aubrey Gordon (https://twitter.com/yrfatfriend) Michael Hobbes (https://twitter.com/rottenindenmark) Editing Process 00:11:25 iTunes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ITunes) Apple Podcasts (https://www.apple.com/apple-podcasts/) VTuber (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VTuber) Professionalism 00:18:46 Bookish with Sonya Walger (https://bookishwithsonyawalger.com) Instagram (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Instagram) TikTok (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TikTok) The Daily (https://www.nytimes.com/column/the-daily) Amazon (company) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_(company)) AIM (software) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AIM_(software)) Motivation and Identity 00:23:44 Leftism (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Left-wing_politics) Progressivism (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Progressivism) Roe v. Wade (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roe_v._Wade) Arlill’s top three Random Chatterings episodes Episode 41.5 - Undertale (https://randomchatterings.weebly.com/latest-episodes/episode-415-undertale) Episode 60.5 - Let’s Talk About... Virginity (https://randomchatterings.weebly.com/latest-episodes/episode-605-lets-talk-aboutvirginity) Episode 65.5 - Let’s Talk About... Procrastination (https://randomchatterings.weebly.com/latest-episodes/episode-655-lets-talk-about-procrastination) Undertale (2015 video game) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Undertale) Indie game (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indie_game) T-bone steak (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T-bone_steak) Talking Simpsons (https://talkingsimpsons.libsyn.com) Bob Mackey (https://twitter.com/bobservo) Henry Gilbert (https://twitter.com/hEnereyG) Patreon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patreon) The Simpsons (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Simpsons) Gender Reveal (podcast) (https://www.genderpodcast.com) Tuck Woodstock (https://twitter.com/tuckwoodstock) Latine (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latinx) (also ‘latin’, ‘latinx’, ‘latino’, ‘latina’ or ‘Latin American’, with various meanings and uses) See Usage and pronunciation (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latinx#Usage_and_pronunciation) for an explanation of the differences. ‘Trans’ is a sociological term that may refer to either transgender (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transgender) or...

Duration:00:47:23

Kelvin Lee

10/10/2022
Kelvin explains how his technological interest and experimentation in podcasting spawned from his early enthusiasm for opening up computers—wanting to see what was inside. He also considers how kids grow up with digital technology today and ponders what it would be like to be a robot feeder. Podcast case study: Naked Tech Podcast (https://nakedtechpodcast.com) (producer) Find Kelvin on Twitter @_kelvinlee (https://twitter.com/_kelvinlee). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/cfbe7-2022-10-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-kelvin-lee.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/0/02d86a9f-e9da-4cf3-bde0-e165fb3906fe/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Part of a Movement 00:00:00 iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) Android (operating system) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Android_(operating_system)) Nokia E51 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nokia_E51) BlackBerry (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BlackBerry) Leo Laporte (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leo_Laporte) This Week in Tech (TWiT) (http://twit.tv) Motorola (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motorola) Apple, Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) Macintosh II (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh_II) iOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IOS) Google (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google) Limetown (podcast) (https://twoupproductions.com/limetown/podcast) Netflix (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Netflix) Experimentation and Control 00:07:16 The No Agenda Show (https://www.noagendashow.net) Adam Curry (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Curry) YouTube (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTube) Marques Brownlee (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marques_Brownlee) RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Spotify (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spotify) Joe Rogan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Rogan) Pocket Casts (https://pocketcasts.com) Someone Dared Us 00:12:14 Algorithm (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Algorithm) Naked Tech Podcast (https://nakedtechpodcast.com) Geoff Kim (https://twitter.com/geoffkim) Twitter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter) Side hustle (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Side_job) Twitch (service) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitch_(service)) YouTube Live (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTube#Live_streaming) What Is YouTube Live? (article by Hootsuite) (https://blog.hootsuite.com/youtube-live/#What_is_YouTube_Live) OBS Studio (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OBS_Studio) Virtual reality (VR) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_reality) Technological Vicissitude 00:27:20 Digital ecosystem (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_ecosystem) Personal computer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personal_computer) iPad (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPad) Facebook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Facebook) Metaverse (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metaverse) Augmented reality (AR) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Augmented_reality) Mixed reality (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mixed_reality) Dystopia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dystopia) The Matrix (franchise) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Matrix_(franchise)) Elon Musk (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elon_Musk) Siri (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siri) Artificial intelligence (AI) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artificial_intelligence) Machine learning (ML) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machine_learning) iBook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IBook) Remembering iBook: the ‘iMac to Go’ (https://loungeruminator.net/2019/07/29/remembering-ibook-the-imac-to-go/) (an article that Martin wrote about the very iBook that Kelvin spotted in his study) Credits Recorded and edited by Martin Feld, using Audio Hijack (https://rogueamoeba.com/audiohijack/) and Ferrite Recording Studio (https://www.wooji-juice.com/products/ferrite/) Martin’s edit in Ferrite...

Duration:00:38:08

Greg Scown

9/27/2022
Greg covers his long history as a podcast sponsor and explains how his recent podcast listening has been influenced by portable devices. Podcast case study: Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) (listener) Find Greg on Twitter @macgreg (https://twitter.com/macgreg). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/09/2022-09-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-greg-scown.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/a/ac016ff7-a824-49c0-bc2a-20c4bdef85e9/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Discovery through Sponsorship 00:00:00 Smile (https://smilesoftware.com) Jean MacDonald (https://micro.welltempered.net/) Your Mac Life (https://podcast.app/your-mac-life-p10889/) Farewell YML (https://xevio.us/2020/11/yml/) (article about Your Mac Life and Shawn King) Apple, Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) Coupon code (https://www.webopedia.com/definitions/coupon-code/) Disklabel (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BSD_disklabel) BackBeat Media (http://www.backbeatmedia.com) Dave Hamilton (https://www.linkedin.com/in/davehamilton/) Mac Geek Gab (https://www.macgeekgab.com) MacCast (https://www.maccast.com) Adam Christianson (https://twitter.com/maccast) Apple Watch (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Watch) AirPods (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AirPods) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iphone) Timecode (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timecode) Shows and Apps 00:07:56 Macintosh (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh) Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) Rocket (https://www.relay.fm/rocket) Worldwide Developers Conference (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Worldwide_Developers_Conference) Daniel Jalkut (https://bitsplitting.org/) Burrito (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burrito) Moscone Center (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moscone_Center) Indie = independent macOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MacOS) iOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IOS) Manton Reece (https://www.manton.org) Microblogging (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microblogging) TextExpander (https://textexpander.com) Openness (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Openness) Open-source software (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open-source_software) Overcast (https://overcast.fm/) Apple Podcasts (https://www.apple.com/apple-podcasts/) Marco Arment (https://marco.org) Software developer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Programmer) Brianna Wu (https://twitter.com/briannawu) Audiobook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audiobook) Radio (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radio) Defining the Community 00:17:50 Persona (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persona) RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Slack (https://slack.com) Upgrade (https://www.relay.fm/upgrade) Myke Hurley (https://twitter.com/imyke) Jason Snell (https://twitter.com/jsnell) Discord (https://discord.com) Hidden Brain (https://www.npr.org/series/423302056/hidden-brain) Shankar Vendatam (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shankar_Vedantam) NPR (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NPR) Time shifting (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Time_shifting) Further Media and Algorithms 00:22:28 Fresh Air (https://www.npr.org/programs/fresh-air/) Pacific Time Zone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pacific_Time_Zone) Slow Horses (https://tv.apple.com/au/show/slow-horses/umc.cmc.2szz3fdt71tl1ulnbp8utgq5o) Gary Oldman (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000198/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1) The Fifth Element (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0119116/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1) Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1340800/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1) House of Cards (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1856010/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1) Algorithm (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Algorithm) Amazon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_(company)) What Is Dynamic Ad Insertion? (https://www.spotx.tv/resources/blog/spotxer/what-is-dynamic-ad-insertion/) TikTok (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TikTok) Mac Power Users...

Duration:00:37:50

Leon Mika

9/19/2022
Leon outlines how he became an Apple user and a podcast listener, while explaining his musical experience and his microblogging motivation. Podcast case study: Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) (listener) Find Leon at lmika.org (https://lmika.org). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/52efa-2022-09-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-leon-mika.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/b/b124c08c-2128-419f-8fcb-28199e2118a7/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes A Second Voice 00:00:00 Daring Fireball (https://daringfireball.net) Planet Money (https://www.npr.org/sections/money/) Accidental Tech Podcast (ATP) (https://atp.fm) Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm) Apple, Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) Linux (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linux) Android (operating system) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Android_(operating_system)) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) The Talk Show with John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/) Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) Discovering Core Intuition 00:08:15 Micro.blog (https://micro.blog) Manton Reece (https://www.manton.org) Daniel Jalkut (https://bitsplitting.org/) Front-end and back-end development (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frontend_and_backend) Amazon Web Services (AWS) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_Web_Services) Finding a Community on Micro.blog 00:14:42 Blog (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blog) Social media (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_media) Extraversion and introversion (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extraversion_and_introversion) Reblogging (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reblogging) Micro Monday (https://monday.micro.blog) Performance indicator (metrics) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Performance_indicator) Shaking Up the Routine 00:22:32 Reconcilable Differences (https://www.relay.fm/rd/) Mike Oldfield (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Oldfield) Progressive rock (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Progressive_rock) Tubular Bells (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Oldfield#Tubular_Bells) Acoustic guitar (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acoustic_guitar) Mandolin (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mandolin) Musical keyboard (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Musical_keyboard) Australian Music Examinations Board (AMEB) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australian_Music_Examinations_Board) Human multitasking (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_multitasking) Indie = independent Openness (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Openness) Open-source software (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open-source_software) Spotify (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spotify) Twitter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter) What Is Dynamic Ad Insertion? (https://www.spotx.tv/resources/blog/spotxer/what-is-dynamic-ad-insertion/) Credits Recorded and edited by Martin Feld, using Audio Hijack (https://rogueamoeba.com/audiohijack/) and Ferrite Recording Studio (https://www.wooji-juice.com/products/ferrite/) Martin’s edit in Ferrite https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/f8987-2022-09-really-specific-stories-leon-mika-ferrite-timeline-screenshot.jpeg Original podcast theme music by Alex Canion (https://www.alexcanion.com) Contact Website: rsspod.net (https://www.rsspod.net) Email: martin@loungeruminator.net (mailto:martin@loungeruminator.net) Mastodon: social.lol@martinfeld (https://social.lol/@martinfeld) Micro.blog: micro.blog/martinfeld (https://micro.blog/martinfeld) A Special Note Leon is a paid subscriber of Martin’s One Prime Plus membership program for the shared podcast, Hemispheric Views; this did not influence any of the questions that were asked and did not place any expectations on Leon as a participant of this academic podcasting project.

Duration:00:31:59

Daniel Jalkut

9/1/2022
Daniel narrates his experience as co-producer of the Core Intuition podcast, asserts the importance of feeds online and considers his own exhibition of personas across the Web. Podcast case study: Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) (producer) Find Daniel at Bitsplitting (https://bitsplitting.org) and Red Sweater (https://redsweater.com). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/cb5c9-2022-09-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-daniel-jalkut.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/0/0570d0b8-47c1-4f3f-94af-39d1e839b9f6/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes A Detailed Account 00:00:00 Apple, Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) iTunes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ITunes) NetNewsWire (https://netnewswire.com) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) CNET (https://www.cnet.com) Buzz Out Loud (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buzz_Out_Loud) Leo Laporte (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leo_Laporte) National Public Radio (NPR) (https://www.npr.org) Time shifting (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Time_shifting) Audiobook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audiobook) Manton Reece (https://www.manton.org) Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) The Bitsplitting Podcast (https://bitsplitting.org/podcast/) MacBreak Weekly (https://twit.tv/shows/macbreak-weekly) Novelty and Ubiquity 00:06:57 Developer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Programmer) Personal computer (PC) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personal_computer) (Daniel’s reference to ‘PC’ is about computers that specifically run the Microsoft Windows operating system.) Overcast (https://overcast.fm/) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iphone) Baseball (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baseball) Human multitasking (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_multitasking) Computer multitasking (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer_multitasking) Thirsty for a Community 00:16:49 Internet Relay Chat (IRC) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_Relay_Chat) Yahoo! Mail (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yahoo!_Mail) Yahoo! Groups (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yahoo!_Groups) Slack (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yahoo!_Groups) Twitter (https://twitter.com/) Daniel speaking at NSConference 2011 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/perspx/5552267311) (Flickr image) My Appearance on Late Night Cocoa (https://redsweater.com/blog/286/my-appearance-on-late-night-cocoa) (blog post by Daniel) Episode 1: Two Voices (https://coreint.org/2008/05/episode-1-two-voices/) TED (conference) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TED_(conference)) Accidental Tech Podcast (ATP) (https://atp.fm) The Talk Show with John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/) Blog (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blog) Speakers’ Corner (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speakers%27_Corner) RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) Boombox (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boombox) Cassette tape (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cassette_tape) Feeds 00:28:17 Web feed (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_feed) Netflix (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Netflix) The New York Times (https://www.nytimes.com) Scrapbooking (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scrapbooking) Client (computing) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Client_(computing)) iPad (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPad) Macintosh (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh) Disappearing inks (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invisible_ink#Disappearing_inks) Openness (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Openness) Open-source software (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open-source_software) YouTube (https://www.youtube.com) youtube-dl (https://youtube-dl.org) MarsEdit (https://redsweater.com/marsedit/) Black Ink (https://redsweater.com/blackink/) Personas 00:40:46 @danielpunkass (https://twitter.com/danielpunkass) @DanRather (https://twitter.com/danrather) Bitsplitting (https://twitter.com/danrather) Instagram (https://www.instagram.com) Twitch (https://www.twitch.tv)...

Duration:00:57:52

Manton Reece

8/23/2022
Manton recalls his earliest podcasting experiments, then shares his personal experiences in co-producing the Core Intuition podcast and developing tools for the open Web. Podcast case study: Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) (producer) Find Manton at manton.org (http://www.manton.org). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/998c2-2022-08-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-manton-reece.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/1/1bb412be-0e5e-4837-b204-3879ed21220e/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Experimentation and Serendipity 00:00:00 Dave Winer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Winer) RSS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) Podcast Shuffle (https://web.archive.org/web/20060717050031/http://www.manton.org/podcast-shuffle/) Core Intuition (https://coreint.org) Daniel Jalkut (https://redsweater.com/about/DanielJalkut.html) Mac (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macintosh) iOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IOS) iPod shuffle (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod_Shuffle) Video podcasts (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Podcast#Video_podcasts) Merlin Mann (http://www.merlinmann.com) Apple TV (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_TV) Mac mini (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_Mini) Front Row (software) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Front_Row_(software)) Apple Remote (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Remote) Soundbites 00:11:24 Trains (https://www.manton.org/2005/08/29/trains-podcast.html) Manton recording rail sounds back in the day (https://www.flickr.com/photos/willie/208562868) (photo) Disneyland (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disneyland) NPR (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NPR) Worldwide Developers Conference (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Worldwide_Developers_Conference) Chinatown, San Francisco (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinatown,_San_Francisco) Cable car (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cable_transport) COVID-19 pandemic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COVID-19_pandemic) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) iTunes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ITunes) Core Intuition 00:17:07 Internet Relay Chat (IRC) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_Relay_Chat) Slack (https://slack.com/intl/en-au/) Apple, Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) The Talk Show with John Gruber (https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/) Accidental Tech Podcast (https://atp.fm) Relay FM (https://www.relay.fm) Micro.blog (https://micro.blog) Micro.blog 00:28:13 Wavelength for Micro.blog (https://www.manton.org/2018/04/12/wavelength-for-microblog.html) (blog post by Manton about the app and the microcasting feature on the site) Timetable (https://timetable.manton.org) Kickstarter (https://www.kickstarter.com) Wavelength for Micro.blog (https://apps.apple.com/au/app/wavelength-for-micro-blog/id1365158696) (iOS app) Microblogging (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microblogging) Anchor (https://anchor.fm) MP3 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MP3) Spotify (https://open.spotify.com) Odeo (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odeo) Twitter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter) Indie Microblogging (https://book.micro.blog) (book) A Vision for the Open Web 00:39:06 Facebook (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Facebook) IndieWeb (https://indieweb.org) Credits Recorded and edited by Martin Feld, using Audio Hijack (https://rogueamoeba.com/audiohijack/) and Ferrite Recording Studio (https://www.wooji-juice.com/products/ferrite/) Martin’s edit in Ferrite https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/443a1-2022-08-really-specific-stories-manton-reece-ferrite-timeline-screenshot.jpeg Original podcast theme music by Alex Canion (https://www.alexcanion.com) Contact Website: rsspod.net (https://www.rsspod.net) Email: martin@loungeruminator.net (mailto:martin@loungeruminator.net) Mastodon: social.lol@martinfeld (https://social.lol/@martinfeld) Micro.blog:...

Duration:00:47:03

Geoff Kim

8/17/2022
Geoff tells the story of a podcast that came from conversation with his workmates; he then elaborates on technological experimentation with his co-host and ponders what the future of the medium will be. Podcast case study: Naked Tech Podcast (https://nakedtechpodcast.com) (producer) Find Geoff at geoff.kim (https://geoff.kim). Read a transcript of the episode as a styled PDF (https://martinfeld.files.wordpress.com/2023/08/d0f8c-2022-08-really-specific-stories-transcript-e28094-geoff-kim.pdf) or in plain text (https://assets.fireside.fm/file/fireside-images/podcasts/transcripts/c/c67dadf4-8798-4528-8e7d-e45b83c1d218/episodes/1/1380f8fe-76b8-498c-90fe-d1ab7aefe380/transcript.txt). Links and Show Notes Over Lunch and Between Meetings 00:00:00 This Week in Tech (TWiT) (https://twit.tv) Leo Laporte (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leo_Laporte) Tom Merritt (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Merritt) Daily Tech News Show (DTNS) (https://dailytechnewsshow.com) Apple, Inc. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Inc.) iPod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPod) iPhone (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone) iTunes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ITunes) Samsung (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samsung) iPhone 4 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone_4) Kelvin Lee (https://twitter.com/_kelvinlee) Naked Tech Podcast (https://nakedtechpodcast.com) Open plan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_plan) Surry Hills, New South Wales (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surry_Hills,_New_South_Wales) RØDE Microphones (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Røde_Microphones) Apple Podcasts (https://www.apple.com/au/apple-podcasts/) Serial (https://serialpodcast.org) Conversations as a Hobby 00:07:55 From hobby to hero: The history of Apple TV (https://www.cultofmac.com/387297/hobby-hero-history-apple-tv/) (example of ‘hobby’ status for Apple products) COVID-19 pandemic (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COVID-19_pandemic) Information technology (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Information_technology) Shifting Consumption 00:11:29 last.fm (http://scrolller.com) According to The Free Dictionary, the definition of ’scrobbling’ (https://www.thefreedictionary.com/Scrobbling) is ‘to record a listener's musical preferences and recommend similar music that he or she might enjoy’. Spotify (https://open.spotify.com) Audible (https://www.audible.com.au) Bitcoin (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bitcoin) YouTube (https://www.youtube.com) No Agenda (https://www.noagendashow.net) Adam Curry (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Curry) Twitch (https://www.twitch.tv) Naked Tech Podcast on Twitch (https://www.twitch.tv/nakedtechpodcast) Naked Tech Podcast on YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWNCVYjyzwZNx2zg_4yKXOw) LinkedIn (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LinkedIn) Podcast ‘Purity’ 00:20:11 Thumbnail (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thumbnail) Hiatus and Future Production 00:22:33 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Worldwide_Developers_Conference) Consumer Electronics Show (CES) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consumer_Electronics_Show) Las Vegas (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Las_Vegas) Marvel Comics (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marvel_Comics) Marvel Entertainment (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marvel_Entertainment) DC Comics (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DC_Comics) DC Entertainment (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DC_Entertainment) San Diego Comic-Con International (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Diego_Comic-Con) Artificial intelligence (AI) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artificial_intelligence) DALL•E (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DALL-E) Generative Pre-trained Transformer 3 (GPT-3) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GPT-3) Salvador Dali (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salvador_Dal%C3%AD) Al Gore (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al_Gore) Geoff’s ‘Al Gore on the dance floor’ tweet (https://twitter.com/geoffkim/status/1539870846398787584) Virtual reality (VR) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_reality) Oculus Rift (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oculus_Rift)...

Duration:00:31:22