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  1. The Talk Show ✪: Ep. 221, With Special Guest Ben Thompson

    The Talk Show

    ‘Slathered in Incompetence’, With Special Guest Ben Thompson

    Tuesday, 8 May 2018

    Ben Thompson returns to the show. Topics include Apple’s quarterly results, the discontinuation of Apple’s AirPort product line, and more.

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    Links:

    Ben Thompson on the race to a trillion-dollar market cap.

    Ivan Seidenberg’s claim that Bob Iger carried an iPhone in July 2006.

    Dr. Drang’s AirPort EOL tweet.

    Apple LaserWriter II industrial sales training video.

    Raiders of the Lost Ark: “It’s a date, you eat ’em!”.

    Six Colors on Apple’s growing Services division.

    New York Times piece on Fortnite.

    This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Moisés Chiullan.

    https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/2018/05/08/ep-221

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  2. The Talk Show ✪: Ep. 215, With Special Guest Marco Arment

    The Talk Show

    ‘The “Press Real Hard” Era’, With Special Guest Marco Arment

    Sunday, 18 February 2018

    Special guest Marco Arment returns to the show for a brief discussion. Topics include Apple’s OS development strategy, HomePod and Siri, the sad state of Apple TV apps, where to get a good cheesesteak, how to boil water, and more.

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    Links:

    Ina Fried on Apple reportedly changing tack to focus more on quality in software.

    Mark Gurman on Apple’s OS development strategy.

    Steven Sinofksy on Apple’s software “problem”.

    The biggest problem with Siri isn’t the list of capabilities but the reliability of what it can do:

    https://twitter.com/gruber/status/963843284794793984

    https://twitter.com/waltmossberg/status/963849863959011328

    https://twitter.com/waltmossberg/status/963881247478091776

    Nick Heer on the new YouTube “app” for Apple TV.

    Baratza Virtuoso coffee grinder.

    The typographically disastrous Medelco 12-cup kettle.

    Cuisinart CPK-17 PerfecTemp 1.7-Liter Stainless Steel Cordless Electric Kettle — Marco’s recommended electric kettle.

    Alexa’s pro-Eagles stance on Super Bowl 52.

    ActBlue’s The Great Slate — 8 first-time progressive candidates for Congress, each with “a clear path to victory in a poor, rural district that is being ignored by the national Democratic Party”.

    Cleavers Philly — good fucking cheesesteaks.

    “The Menu Bar”: Zac Cichy and Andrew Clark’s re-launched podcast on Apple.

    Mark Bramhill’s “Welcome to Macintosh” — minute-for-minute the best Apple podcast in the world.

    This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Caleb Sexton.

    https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/2018/02/18/ep-215

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  3. The Talk Show ✪: Ep. 196, With Special Guest Rene Ritchie

    The Talk Show

    ‘Actually, You Can Buy a Better Coke’, With Special Guest Rene Ritchie

    Friday, 21 July 2017

    Rene Ritchie returns to the show to talk about the rumors and speculation regarding this year’s upcoming new iPhones.

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    Links:

    Mexican Coke.

    Daring Fireball: “Speculation Regarding the Pricing of and Strategy Behind This Year’s New iPhones”.

    Rene Ritchie: “iPhones of Future Past: Understanding iPhone 8”.

    Essential, Andy Rubin’s new company, with an upcoming edge-to-edge Android phone.

    Neil Cybart’s Above Avalon newsletter.

    Yours truly predicting an “edge-to-edge display” in a 2017 iPhone back in May 2016.

    “How Apple vs. Samsung Became a Smartphone Beauty Contest” — Wall Street Journal “news” article by Timothy W. Martin and Tripp Mickle positing that Samsung is a company that values design and Apple is not.

    This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Caleb Sexton.

    https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/2017/07/21/ep-196

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  4. The Talk Show ✪: Ep. 186, With Special Guest Matthew Panzarino

    The Talk Show

    ‘Good News, My House Burned Down’, With Special Guest Matthew Panzarino

    Thursday, 13 April 2017

    Matthew Panzarino returns to the show for an in-depth discussion of last week’s “future of the Mac Pro” round table discussion between a handful of Apple executives and journalists who cover the company. We talk about what went wrong with the 2013 Mac Pro design, speculate on the timeline of when Apple made this decision, why touchscreen Macs are almost certainly a bad idea even though a lot of people think they want one, and more.

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    Hullo Pillow: Sleep better with a new buckwheat pillow. It’ll be your favorite pillow, guaranteed.

    Links:

    Matthew’s story for TechCrunch on the Mac Pro meeting.

    Yours truly’s story for Daring Fireball.

    Apple CFO Luca Maestri on using Circle With Disney with his family. (In Italian.)

    Longtime Mac developer Dan Counsell on building a hackintosh.

    Jonathan Hoefler’s posted-to-Twitter critique of a work-in-progress typeface design from Louie Mantia.

    Notability, the app Hoefler & Co. use for annotating typeface designs on iPad Pro with Apple Pencil.

    This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Caleb Sexton.

    https://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/2017/04/13/ep-186

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  5. The Talk Show ✪: Ep. 179, With Special Guest Ben Thompson

    The Talk Show

    ‘iPhone Is the New Hitler’, With Special Guest Ben Thompson

    Thursday, 26 January 2016

    Ben Thompson returns to the show. Topics include the state of the Mac (and our shared belief that it’s death has been greatly exaggerated), the NFL playoffs, Chris Lattner leaving Apple for Tesla (and the general problem of talent retention), ruminating on the origins of the word “podcast”, and more.

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    This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Caleb Sexton.

    http://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/2017/01/26/ep-179

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  6. The Talk Show ✪: Ep. 151, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell

    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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    Links:

    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.

    http://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/2016/04/12/ep-151

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  7. The Talk Show ✪: Ep. 149, With Special Guest Glenn Fleishman

    The Talk Show

    ‘With Apologies to Hamilton’, With Special Guest Glenn Fleishman

    Thursday, 17 March 2016

    Glenn Fleishman joins the show. The primary topic: Apple’s legal battle against the FBI regarding the iPhone and encryption. Other topics include Aaron Burr’s resurgence in popularity, the U.S. founding fathers’ use of cyphers and codes in their correspondance, next week’s Apple event, USB battery packs, and more.

    Download MP3.

    Sponsored by:

    Casper: A mattress with just the right sink, just the right bounce, for better nights and brighter days. Use code thetalkshow for $50 off.

    Igloo: An intranet you’ll actually like. Try Igloo for free.

    Audible.com: With over 180,000 audiobooks, you’ll find what you’re looking for. Get a free 30-day trial.

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    Links:

    Free chapters of Glenn Fleishman’s upcoming book, Take Control of Slack Basics.

    Graydon Carter: “Why Donald Trump Will Always Be a ‘Short-Fingered Vulgarian’”.

    Political action committee changes name from “Trump Has Tiny Hands PAC” to “Americans Against Insecure Billionaires with Tiny Hands”.

    Donald Trump back in October 2013: “As an addition, Apple must go to a larger screen now—asap! They’re losing their standing in the market!”.

    Wordnik.

    Low self-discharged (LSD) nickel–metal hydride batteries.

    Walt Mossberg’s review of the modular Eero home Wi-Fi system.

    This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Caleb Sexton.

    http://daringfireball.net/thetalkshow/2016/03/17/ep-149

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