Merlin Mann, podcaster, man about the internet, and devastatingly handsome provocateur, joins Brett to talk about the state of writing on the web, Merlin’s podcasts, and maybe even some politics.
Apple WWDC 2017 was jam-packed with news, including new iMacs, the iMac Pro, macOS High Sierra, a new iPad Pro, iOS 11, HomePod, and more. We break it all down with special guest Jason Snell of Six Colors.
Dave Hamilton and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet to talk about what their standout Worldwide Developer Conference announcements.
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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 615. This week, a special “The Amigos” episode with David Sparks (http://www.macsparky.com) and Victor Cajiao. This time we discuss Apple’s artificial intelligence (AI) strategy and how that may relate to Siri’s future. We discuss the latest rumors about possible product announcements at Apple’s World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) and talk about how we each have interacted home automation into our homes. Plus we get a “Thing of the Moment” from each of the Amigos.
Things of the Moment
Dave – Studio Neat Glif (https://www.studioneat.com/products/glif)
Victor – Topaz Labs Studio (http://web.topazlabs.com)
Adam – Letgo (https://www.letgo.com)
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The first footage from the new Star Trek series, “Star Trek: Discovery” has arrived, and our crew of Trek fans has assembled to break down the details from the trailer and gauge their expectations. New Klingons! Mysterious alien objects! The potentially doomed crew of the USS Shenzhou! A holographic Sarek (and a lousy childhood on Vulcan)! A creepy alien who senses that death is near! In true Incomparable style, we talk for an hour about 143 seconds of trailer.
In this episode of the Waking Up podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Tristan Harris about the arms race for human attention, the ethics of persuasion, the consequences of having an ad-based economy, the dynamics of regret, and other topics. You can support the Waking Up podcast at samharris.org/support.
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Chris Morris talks Paul Garner into dressing up like a nerd, and bothering a taxi.
The longtime Apple CEO had to be convinced that tech support could connect with customers.
If you came by the Vox office, you would find it oddly quiet. That’s not because we don’t like each other, or because we’re not social, or because we don’t have anything to say. It’s because almost all our communication happens silently, digitally, in Slack.
Slack is Stewart Butterfield’s creation, and it’s the fastest-growing piece on enterprise software in history. But here’s the kicker: he didn’t mean to create it, just like he didn’t mean to create Flickr before it. In both cases, Butterfield was trying to create a new kind of game: immersive, endless, and focused on experiences rather than victories.
The story of Butterfield’s pivots from the game to Flickr and Slack have become Silicon Valley lore. But in this conversation, we go deep into the part that’s always fascinated me: the game Butterfield wanted to create, the reasons he thinks gaming is so important, and the ways in which his philosophy background informs his current work. We also talk a lot about the nature of status, identity, and communication in online spaces, as Butterfield’s company is now revolutionizing all three.
This is a deep, interesting, and unusual conversation — we went places I didn’t expect, and I left thinking about topics I’d neve…
Original video: https://soundcloud.com/panoply/stewart-butterfield-on-creating-slack-learning-from-games-and-finding-your-online-identity
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