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Tech. Pop Culture. Conversation.


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Tech. Pop Culture. Conversation.




EP 037: New Watch, New iPhones!

It's that time - New Apple Watch, and three new iPhones! Jonathan gives his impression of the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR and Apple Watch Series 4, following Apple's recent 'Gather Round' Media Event and asks the question - are any of these products worth the upgrade? --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: 'Gather Round' Apple iPhone / Apple Watch Event - Sept 2018


EP 036: Just Shooting The Breeze!

The Intersection returns from its Summer Vacation, and we are joined again by Bronson Green. There's lots to discuss, including the recently announced Picard Series, Star Trek: Discovery Season 2, Original content from streaming services, Rumours of Kathleen Kennedy's secret firing from Lucasfilm, the state of the Star Wars franchise, Tim Miller's Terminator Sequel and a heck of a lot more! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman GUEST: Bronson Green


EP 035: WWDC 2018

Apple kick off their 2018 World Wide Developer's Conference unveiling what's in store later this year for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac. Introducing iOS 12, WatchOS 5, TVOS 12 and the forthcoming Mac OS Mojave. It's strictly software as Jonathan covers the main highlights from this year's keynote. --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: WWDC 2018 Keynote


EP 034: Probably the only critic in the world.. (who doesn’t like Black Panther!)

Jonathan is joined again by Bronson Green for more analysis on the world of Film & TV. From Karate Kid Spinoff, Cobra Kai, to Black Panther (yes Bronson is probably the only critic on Earth who doesn’t like the movie!), to Avengers:Infinity War. The duo ‘rant and bant’ on these and more in this rather packed edition of The Intersection! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman GUEST: Bronson Green


EP 033: We ♥ The 80’s

Bronson Green returns to join Jonathan to... Lament the death of Toys R Us, discuss the second 'Solo: a Star Wars Story' trailer, and to share reactions to the masterful ode to 80's Pop Culture that is 'Ready Player One'. All this & more! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman GUEST: Bronson Green SHOW NOTES: Solo: a Star Wars Story, Trailer 2


EP 032: Apple Stole My Bass!

Jonathan discusses Apples software and new iPad hardware announcement at their Spring Education event, the release of iOS 11.3 and what's still M.I.A. And finally, why has the 11.3 update stolen the bass from the HomePod?! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: Apple Education Event (Video) iOS 11.3 Press Release HomePod software update released (Reddit)


EP 031: Delete Facebook!

Jonathan explains and discusses the current data privacy scandal surrounding Facebook and the shadowy Cambridge Analytica, calling out the social network for its lack of accountability and its users for blind ignorance. We all have a role to play concerning this debacle and its possible implications. --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: Cambridge Analytica whistleblower: 'We spent $1m harvesting millions of Facebook profiles' Mark Zuckerberg Apology Facebook iPhone Listening into our Conversations for Advertising TEST (YouTube) Deactivating or Deleting Your Account | Facebook Help Centre ...


EP 030: HomePod Comes Home

Jonathan has his HomePod!, and brings you his candid first impressions of Apple's new Smart Speaker in this edition of The Intersection. ------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman


EP 029: Solo: A Star Wars Story Trailer, The twists of Star Trek: Discovery, Gary Oldman in The Darkest Hour & More!

Bronson Green returns to join Jonathan in this episode of The Intersection. The two discuss the many twists and turns of ‘Star Trek: Discovery’, the release of the ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ trailer, Gary Oldman’s performance in ‘The Darkest Hour’, Marvel and DC’s last Comic Book Movie offerings (Justice league vs Thor Ragnarok) and more! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman GUEST: Bronson Green SHOW NOTES: Solo: A Star Wars Story, Trailer


EP 028: #OscarNominationsSoFarcical / Apple’s Homepod goes on Preorder!

Jonathan rants about how Oscar nominations are now a nonsense, and Apple finally sets a preorder/release date for HomePod!..however, with some serious caveats, as half its features won't make launch! Plus Sonos fire some serious shots in response. --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: Full List of 2018 Oscar Nominations – Variety One Hour With Apple's New HomePod (Refinery29) Sonos launches smart speaker deal as Apple gears up for HomePod release date


EP 027: Rise of the Smart Speaker / Apple iPhone Throttling Debacle

Jonathan discusses the rise of the Smart Speaker, yet Apple STILL hasn't shown up to the party, and the iPhone speed throttling / battery replacement debacle. --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman


EP 026: This Isn’t Going To Go The Way You Think!

Bronson Green joins Jonathan to dissect and critique in meticulous detail the eighth instalment of the Star Wars Saga - The Last Jedi….and it ain’t pretty! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman GUEST: Bronson Green


EP 025: How Was It For You?!

Jonathan gives his impressions of the iPhone X after living with it for a week, and discusses its strengths and quirks, its current availability with tips on how to snag one if you missed out at launch. Also discussed is Samsung's new advertisement 'Growing Up' mocking the iPhone and its users - ironically, 'childishly'. --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: Belkin InvisiGlass Ultra Screen Protection for iPhone X Animoji Karaoke - Bohemian Rhapsody iPhone X - Reserve & PickUp - iStockNow - Live stock tracking & notifications AD: Samsung Galaxy: Growing Up - YouTube


EP 024: Pre-Order Retrospective

Jonathan has pre ordered his iPhone X! But how was the experience for him and others, and what do the mobile networks have to offer? All the drama and hyperbole is dissected in this retrospective of the manic pre-order Friday. With tips on what to do if you missed out, how to secure launch day accessories, the release of Super Mario Odyssey for the Nintendo Switch and more! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman


EP 023: A Noble Failure

Jonathan and Bronson Green go back to the movies, and deconstruct the trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, as well as reviewing Blade Runner 2049 - is the hyperbole warranted? While also recapping the latest episode of Star Trek: Discovery. All this and more! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman GUEST: Bronson Green SHOW NOTES: 1989 Superbowl Coke Commercial Ft Don Johnson - YouTube Don Johnson & Glen Frey Pepsi Commercial circa 1985 - YouTube


EP 022: Set Phasers To Snooze!

Bronson Green has returned!.. and joins Jonathan to discuss the latest in Film and TV. With discussion on Disney's mismanagement of the Star Wars franchise (Directors being fired left right and centre, but why?!) ,James Cameron's true sequel to Terminator 2 has a release date,Looking forward to Blade Runner 2049 and thoughts/impressions on Star Trek: Discovery -is it faithful to the franchise or a missed opportunity? All this and more! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman GUEST: Bronson Green SHOW NOTES: BLADE RUNNER 2049 - "Black Out 2022" Anime Short - YouTube BLADE RUNNER 2049 - "2036: Nexus Dawn" Short - YouTube BLADE RUNNER 2049 - "2048: Nowhere to Run" Short - YouTube


EP 021: iPhone Eve

It's iPhone (8) Eve! yet demand seems to be lukewarm! The mobile networks pricing strategies for iPhone X revealed. iPhone X hasn't begun production yet? WTF?! and, cool new features you may have yet to discover about iOS 11. All this and more! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: iPhone X Pricing: O2 / Vodafone /Carphone Warehouse /EE iOS 11 - What's New Watch OS 4 - What's New iPhone X reportedly suffers another production delay, now slated to start in mid-October


EP 020: For The Few, Not The Many

It’s going to get emotional! Jonathan gives his immediate impressions of Apple’s Media Event New Apple Watch Series 3 New Apple TV 4K New iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and what we were all waiting for.. the iPhone X, but at an eyewatering price! Is Apple getting too greedy?!, is this an iPhone only attainable for the few and not the many? --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: Apple Event - Full Keynote Apple Watch Series 3 Apple TV 4K iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus iPhone X


EP 019: Conference Clairvoyance

New iPhones , HomePod, new Apple TV and new Apple Watch?! Jonathan gives his predictions on what Apple may have in store for us ahead of their media event at the Steve Jobs Theater scheduled for Tuesday 11th September 2017. --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: Apple's 'Let's meet at our place' event (Fall 2017)


EP 018: Panic stations!

It's panic stations at Apple as rumours suggest that the iPhone 8 is not ready for 'prime time' due to issues with its wireless charging and 3D facial scanning features. Also , Samsung to develop a Bixby smart speaker, and Microsoft release amazing software to aid the visually impaired. All this and more! --------------- MAIN HOST: Jonathan Wildman SHOW NOTES: The top products sold across the globe during Amazon Prime Day 'Panic' as Apple works 'feverishly' to fix iPhone 8 bugs ahead of launch iPhone 8’s Wireless Charging Will be Sold Separately, Will Not be Available At Launch Apple intends to replace Touch ID fingerprint scanner with advanced facial recognition Influx of iPhones with Touch ID sensor at rear (Twitter) iMac Pro - Apple (UK) Microsoft Seeing AI (App) Demo example picture Demo example short text