The beta version of the iPhone 7 Plus’s Portrait mode is here, and Jason and Myke both took it for a spin. Then Jason recounts his favorite and least favorite features of macOS Sierra.
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Becoming more comfortable with self-promotion in the right contexts.
The Talk Show
‘Option P’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell
Tuesday, 12 April 2016
Serenity Caldwell returns to the show. Topics include the new 9.7-inch iPad Pro, using an iPad for “work”, podcasting microphones, the damn Siri Remote for the new Apple TV, the Star Wars: Rogue One teaser, and more.
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iFontMaker — iPad app for creating and editing fonts.
Apogee MiC Digital Microphone — a good (but $230) Lightning port microphone for iOS devices.
Serenity: “Some Day, I Would Like to Stop Losing My Siri Remote”.
The first trailer for Star Wars: Rogue One.
This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Caleb Sexton.
Extra special guest star Serenity Caldwell joins Jason to talk about the new iPad Pro, Apple Pencil, the drowning of a MacBook Air, and much more.
Maintaining a healthy work-life balance for consultants and the self-employed.
Design, tech, writing, and other creative matters.
The Talk Show
‘The MacGuffin Tractor’, With Guest Serenity Caldwell
Saturday, 17 October 2015
Serenity Caldwell returns to the show. Topics include this week’s new iMacs; the new “Magic” mouse, trackpad, and keyboard; an overview of Apple Music and iCloud Photos; Facebook’s outrageous background battery usage on iOS; Elon Musk’s gibes on Apple getting into the car industry; and my take on the new Steve Jobs movie.
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The Incomparable Radio Theater — “a series of original radio plays that pay homage to the classic radio serials of the 20th century, along with nods to modern pop culture”. Really fun, and Serenity is one of the players.
“Exploring Apple’s 3D Touch” — interesting look at Apple’s new pressure-sensitive touch APIs by R. Kevin Nelson.
Apple’s new @AppleMusicHelp Twitter account.
Federico Viticci on Facebook’s atrocious background behavior on iOS.
Elon Musk on Apple getting into the car game.
Elon Musk on nuking Mars.
Zane Lowe on being unsure whether Apple Music needs Beats 1.