On the eve of the next trial in the continuing patent war between Apple and Samsung, one of the iPhone’s original designers is speaking out publicly for the first time.
April 17th, 2014 – April 24th, 2014
This week Myke is joined by Horace Dediu.
Stop Podcasting Yourself
Scott Simpson returns to talk donating stuff, Palm Springs, and bus liars.
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Episode 001: “Welcome to Stratechery.FM”
Hosts: Jon Nathanson, Ben Thompson
Runtime: 1 hour 36 minutes
00:03:00 The Future of Journalism
Welcome to Stratechery 2.0
FiveThirty Eight and the End of Average
Newspapers Are Dead; Long Live Journalism
00:28:00 The Superfan Economy (in Writing, TV, Music)
This is Hardcore: How Superfans Drive the Entertainment Business
00:35:00 Why Movies (and some TV) Are Different from Other Content Types
Why Hollywood Resists Disruption: It doesn’t fight off invaders. It sits down and does business with them.
The Cord-Cutting Fantasy
Why TV Has Resisted Disruption
The Jobs TV Does
00:48:15 Google Fiber
Google’s New Business Model
– - On Google’s Future Part 1
The Heart of Dropbox
The Dropbox Opportunity
Battle fo the the Box
01:22:07 What Wall Street Values in Tech Companies (And What it Expects)
Apple the Black Swan
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Host: Ben Thompson (@monkbent)
Host and Producer: Jon Nathanson (@jonnathanson)
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“There’s no perfect balance.”
Writer and technology consultant Patrick Rhone talks about his path from helping people building websites to helping people incorporate technology into all parts of their lives. He talks about traveling as a parent and he shares how much he’s thinking about the world on a grand scale in the context of how technology should and could be in service of humanity in tackling worldwide problems. And Patrick talks about how his young daughter interacts with technology and how that shapes the way he thinks about the devices we all use.
“The most successful products are the ones that put the person first.”
Sean Devine has a conversation with Horace Dediu of Asymco about open source software.
History of Captain America Podcast by Talking Comics. We discuss Joe Simon, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Ed Brubaker and more!
Episode 01 - Brent Simmons Talks Vesper Sync
On the inaugural episode of CocoaRadio, Brent Simmons joins Justin Williams to discuss syncing data between the cloud and your mobile app.
Brent has been blogging his experiences building a sync architecture for Vesper using Microsoft’s Azure Mobile Services platform. We discuss why he chose Azure and some pitfalls and successes he’s had in developing the sync architecture. We also go in-depth on how he is storing unique identifiers, handling conflicts, and other things that will forever make “Sync is Hard” a true statement.
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110: With Julie Ann Horvath
April 7th, 2014 01:01:12
This week we were joined by Julie Ann Horvath, designer and developer for &yet. Julie has recently been the subject of tech news headlines because of her public resignation from her previous employer (Github) due to sexism and harassment. It’s a heavy and traumatic topic, but we’re thankful to Julie for sharing her experience so we can grow as a community and prevent these types of unfortunate events in the future.
We talked about (roughly in order):
5:15 Story behind Julie’s GitHub exit (Full Story: TechCrunch)
28:37 Brendan Eich resigns as Mozilla Corporation CEO
Note: Within minutes of wrapping this episode, Brendan Eich stepped down as CEO.
Q & A:
38:09 Do you have any advice on where to look for jobs where an experienced front-end developer could learn from their co-workers and be challenged?
50:48 I feel like I may have too much on my plate for the year: should I ask my team for more help?
20:27 Harvest Harvest is a beautifully crafted business tool for tracking time spent on client projects. Work from anywhere by starting a timer via web browser, desktop, iPhone or Android. It’s effortless to start a timer. No matter where you find yourself plugging away, the focus stays on the task at hand. After the free 30 day trial period, use code “SHOPTALK” before June 1st and receive 50% off your first month.
43:08 E4H: Artifact Conf May 5-7 in Austin, Texas: a two day, one-track conference with some of the greatest speakers on the web, including Dave Rupert, Jeremy Keith, Trent Walton, Brad Frost, Josh Clark, and more. Use discount code SHOPTALKSHOW for $100 off your ticket (group discounts available).
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This time Matt and Myke discuss their latest idea, BONANZA! Which features bunnies, a colosseum, chickens and a cake. They also discuss Matt’s self-inflicted computer virus and end on a thrilling cliffhanger.