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A bunch of privileged know it alls trying to tell the rest of us how to live our lives from their ivory tower of disconnection and discrimination.

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Rank #1: 263: ‘The Dumbest Thing Possible’, With Special Guest Dan Frommer

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Special guest Dan Frommer returns to the show for a preview of this week’s Apple event.

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

Sep 10 2019

2hr 7mins

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Rank #2: 193: ‘Crack Marketing Team’ — Live From WWDC 2017 With Phil Schiller and Craig Federighi

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Recorded in front of a live audience at The California Theatre in San Jose, John Gruber is joined by Phil Schiller and Craig Federighi to discuss the news from WWDC: new Mac hardware, the new iPad Pro, Mac OS 10.13 “High Sierra”, iOS 11, the upcoming HomePod, and more.

A full text transcript is available, by Serenity Caldwell.

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

Jun 08 2017

1hr 31mins

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Rank #3: 146: ‘“They Might Be Giants” With a Spanish Accent’, With Special Guests Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi

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Very special guests Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi join the show. Topics include: the new features in Apple's upcoming OS releases (iOS 9.3 and tvOS 9.2); why Apple is expanding its public beta program for OS releases; iTunes's monolithic design; how personally involved Eddy and Craig are in using, testing, and installing beta software; the sad decline of Duke's men's basketball team; and more.

Some scoops too, including: the weekly number of iTunes and App Store transactions, an updated Apple Music subscriber count, peak iMessage traffic per second, and the number of iCloud account holders.

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Feb 12 2016

56mins

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Rank #4: 83: Live From WWDC 2014, With Marco Arment, Casey Liss, John Siracusa, and Scott Simpson

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Recorded in front of a live audience of 500 people on Tuesday, 2 June 2014 at Mezzanine in San Francisco. John Gruber is joined by the ATP trio — Marco Arment, Casey Liss, and John Siracusa — to discuss the news from WWDC: OS X 10.10 Yosemite, iOS 8, Swift, and more.

Then, Scott Simpson joins the show to discuss theme songs and the future of higher education. No nudity or violence, but the second half of the show does have some explicit language.

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Jun 07 2014

1hr 48mins

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Rank #5: 215: ‘The “Press Real Hard” Era’, With Special Guest Marco Arment

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

Feb 18 2018

3hr 53mins

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Rank #6: 133: ‘The MacGuffin Tractor’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell

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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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Oct 17 2015

2hr 33mins

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Rank #7: 158: Live From WWDC 2016, With Guests Phil Schiller and Craig Federighi

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Recorded in front of a live audience in San Francisco, John Gruber is joined by Phil Schiller and Craig Federighi to discuss the news from WWDC: WatchOS 3, MacOS 10.12 Sierra, iOS 10, and more.

Video of the show, and a complete transcript, is available here.

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Jun 18 2016

1hr 18mins

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Rank #8: 131: ‘If Only the Death Star Had That’, With Guest Rene Ritchie

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Rene Ritchie joins the show to discuss last week's blockbuster Apple Event and the products that were announced: Apple Watch updates, the iPad Pro (and Smart Keyboard, and Apple Pencil), the all-new Apple TV, and the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. Also: iOS 9.

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Sep 18 2015

2hr 39mins

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Rank #9: 167: ‘Hey Bruh You Bumped Muh Hat’, With Special Guest Jim Dalrymple

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Jim Dalrymple returns to the show, to discuss last week’s Apple event in San Francisco, the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple Watch Series 2, and more.

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

Sep 17 2016

2hr 27mins

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Rank #10: 123: Live From WWDC 2015, With Guest Phil Schiller

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Recorded in front of a live audience at Mezzanine in San Francisco, John Gruber is joined by Phil Schiller to discuss the news from WWDC: OS X 10.11 El Capitan, iOS 9, the new native app SDK for Apple Watch, Apple Music, and the 2004 American League Championship series.

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Jun 10 2015

1hr 8mins

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Rank #11: 98: ‘Far Less Eloquent as You’, With John Siracusa

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Special guest John Siracusa returns to the show to discuss last week’s Apple event (introducing the iPad Air 2), and OS X Yosemite (and his review thereof).

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Oct 25 2014

3hr 4mins

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Rank #12: 108: ‘Malaprops’, With Guest Ben Thompson

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Topics include Apple’s pseudo “sabbaticals” (employees who leave the company but then return after a year or two); Google’s cultural similarities to Microsoft; the ways that Apple (and iOS users) might miss Scott Forstall; accessibility as a high priority for Apple; Instagram’s success (and how they effectively ate Hipstamatic’s lunch); a debate on just how “simple” Twitter is; Box’s successful IPO, and Dropbox’s support for Yosemite’s official Finder integration for such services; MIT economist Jonathan Gruber pissing in my Google juice; Chromebooks; Amazon’s overall strategy, and the colossal failure of their Fire Phone; and, lastly, a good chunk on Microsoft’s Windows 10/HoloLens event last week.

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Jan 24 2015

3hr 10mins

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Rank #13: 185: ‘Warmest Regards’, With Special Guest Dan Frommer

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Special guest Dan Frommer returns to the show. Topics include the end of The Deck ad network, my weird story about getting kicked out of Amazon’s affiliate program, Apple’s new products announced last week (Red iPhone 7 models, larger-capacity iPhone SEs, the new 9.7-inch just-plain iPad, and Apple’s excellent new Clips app), Samsung’s new Galaxy S8, Twitter’s new reply system, CarPlay getting its ass kicked in a head-to-head comparison with Android Auto, ISPs and Privacy, and more.

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

Apr 01 2017

2hr 21mins

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Rank #14: 240: ‘Drastically Shakier’, With Special Guest Ben Thompson

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Special guest Ben Thompson returns to the show. Topics include Apple's horrible no good very bad earnings warning, the Chinese market, Apple's push toward services for revenue growth, antitrust issues regarding the App Store, and more.

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

Jan 14 2019

2hr 47mins

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Rank #15: 159: ‘Phil Z’, With Special Guest Marco Arment

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Marco Arment returns to the show. Topics include WWDC 2016, Phil Schiller and Craig Federighi's appearance on the live episode of this show during WWDC, the purported removal of the standard headphone jack from the upcoming new iPhones, and more.

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Jun 26 2016

2hr 44mins

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Rank #16: 224: ‘AirPower, What’s That?’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell

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Serenity Caldwell returns to the show for a post-WWDC wrap-up discussion. Topics include iOS 12, Memoji, Siri Shortcuts, Screen Time, Apple Books, MacOS 10.14 Mojave, dark mode, UIKit apps on the Mac, and more.

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Jun 15 2018

2hr 8mins

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Rank #17: 254: Live From WWDC 2019 With Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak

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Recorded in front of a live audience at The California Theater in San Jose on Tuesday, 4 June 2019, John Gruber is joined by Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak to discuss the news from WWDC 2019: the new Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR, MacOS 10.15 Catalina, iOS 13, iPadOS, SwiftUI and Catalyst, and more.

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Audio editing by Caleb Sexton. Cover photo by John Siracusa.

Jun 07 2019

1hr 46mins

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Rank #18: 220: ‘$270 Worth of Unneeded Keyboards’, With Special Guest Jim Dalrymple

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Special guest Jim Dalrymple returns to the show. Topics include the litany of problems with MacBook keyboards, speculation regarding why Apple’s AirPower multi-device charging mat still isn’t shipping, Google’s proposal to replace SMS with a new protocol that isn’t encrypted, and more.

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

Apr 27 2018

1hr 58mins

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Rank #19: XCIX: ‘The Smoker Channels’, With Merlin Mann

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Very special guest Merlin Mann returns to the show to talk about Comcast customer service, cable-cutting, Marlins Man (no relation) and his showboating-spectator predecessors, and the state of podcasting today. Also: daylight saving time and Roman numerals.

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Nov 08 2014

2hr 39mins

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Rank #20: 168: ‘You’ve Got the Nubbin’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell

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Serenity Caldwell returns to the show to discuss Apple’s new stuff: the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple Watch Series 2 (and the semi-new Series 1), iOS 10, MacOS Sierra, and more.

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Sep 27 2016

2hr 35mins

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275: ‘Fake Faces’, With Special Guest Glenn Fleishman

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Special guest Glenn Fleishman returns to the show. Topics include iPhone encryption, the privacy implications of widely-available reverse image search for faces, deep-learning-powered algorithmically-generated faces, and Jeopardy’s “Greatest of All Time” tournament.

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

Jan 23 2020

3hr

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274: ‘Sport Mode’, With Special Guest Merlin Mann

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Special guest Merlin Mann returns to the show. Topics include the renewal of U.S. law enforcement officials' disingenuous campaign against iPhone encryption, the Houston Astros cheating scandal, how that cheating scandal relates to the Trump impeachment saga, and Catalyst and the art of Mac software design. But mostly we talk about finding a good pair of slippers.

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

Jan 18 2020

2hr 1min

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273: ‘My Cousin Hans’, With Special Guest Rene Ritchie

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It’s the last show of the decade. Special guest: Rene Ritchie.

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Jan 01 2020

1hr 59mins

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272: ‘The Save Twitch’, With Special Guest Rich Siegel

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For your holiday listening enjoyment, very special guest Rich Siegel joins the show to talk about BBEdit’s past, present, and future, the state of developing for the Mac, and more.

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

Dec 24 2019

1hr 59mins

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271: ‘A Perfect Wheel’, With Special Guest Jason Snell

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Special guest Jason Snell returns to the show for a brief chat about the new Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR, which are both — dare I say — finally available for ordering. Also: Ming Chi Kuo’s intriguing rumors on the 2020 and 2021 iPhone lineups.

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

Dec 13 2019

2hr 45mins

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270: ‘Talking About Crimes’, With Special Guest Matthew Yglesias

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Very special guest Matthew Yglesias joins the show to talk about Tim Cook cozying up to Trump for tariff relief and more.

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Nov 28 2019

1hr 59mins

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269: ‘Maximally Thin’, With Special Guest Casey Johnston

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Very special guest Casey Johnston joins the show to talk about the butterfly MacBook keyboard saga and the just-released 16-inch MacBook Pro, with its all new scissor-switch keyboard design.

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

Nov 19 2019

1hr 50mins

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268: ‘With Ham I’d Be Better’, With Special Guest Dave Mark

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Special guest Dave Mark joins the show for a discussion mostly about AirPods Pro and partly about the 2019 World Series.

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

Nov 01 2019

2hr 20mins

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267: ‘Just the Tips’, With Special Guest John Moltz

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Special guest John Moltz returns to the show. Topics include the just-released AirPods Pro (and the pluralization thereof), the history of remote controls, the impending launch of Apple TV+, and the undisputed highlight of the 2019 World Series.

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

Oct 30 2019

1hr 56mins

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266: ‘iPhone-Colored Glasses’, With Special Guest Rene Ritchie

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Special guest Rene Ritchie returns to the show. Topics include Google's new Pixel 4 phones, Apple's travails in Hong Kong and China, whether there will be another Apple event this year, and MacOS 10.15 Catalina.

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

Oct 24 2019

2hr 21mins

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265: ‘Thompson’s Razor’, With Special Guest Ben Thompson

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Special guest Ben Thompson returns to the show. Topics include the latest Surface hardware announcements from Microsoft, the state of the iPhone, and bulk purchases of charcoal.

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

Oct 09 2019

2hr 25mins

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264: ‘Apple Is Not a 4-Star Company’, With Special Guest Joanna Stern

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Very special guest Joanna Stern returns to the show. Topics include Apple’s event earlier this month, the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro, iOS 13, and how we go about writing (and shooting) our product reviews.

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

Sep 26 2019

2hr 24mins

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263: ‘The Dumbest Thing Possible’, With Special Guest Dan Frommer

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Special guest Dan Frommer returns to the show for a preview of this week’s Apple event.

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

Sep 10 2019

2hr 7mins

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262: ‘Freakishly Snappy’, With Special Guest Brent Simmons

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Special guest Brent Simmons returns to the show to talk about NetNewsWire 5.0, the state of the Mac, and more.

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

Sep 01 2019

1hr 50mins

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261: ‘Contact Heineken’, With Special Guest Jim Dalrymple

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Special guest Jim Dalrymple returns to the show. Topics include Apple Card and the latest rumors on Apple’s upcoming product announcements.

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

Aug 28 2019

3hr 4mins

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260: ‘A Clear Eyed Look at Dishwashers’, With Special Guest John Siracusa

Aug 10 2019

2hr 23mins

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259: ‘Start a Bakin’ Timer’, With Special Guest Marco Arment

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Special guest Marco Arment returns to the show. Topics include MacBook Pro rumors, breakfast cereal, Siri frustrations, and more.

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This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Marco Arment.

Jul 31 2019

1hr 47mins

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258: ‘Pousse-Café’, With Special Guest John Moltz

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Special guest John Moltz returns to the show for a mid-summer Q&A episode, answering actual questions from actual listeners.

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

Jul 29 2019

2hr 16mins

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257: ‘A Beautiful Sandwich’, With Special Guest Daniel Jalkut

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Special guest Daniel Jalkut returns to the show. Topics include app notarization, nonconsensual technology (including Zoom, Dropbox, and Superhuman), and more.

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

Jul 23 2019

2hr 7mins

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256: ‘A Bit Too Thin’, With Special Guest Ben Thompson

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Special guest Ben Thompson returns to the show to talk about Jony Ive’s departure from Apple.

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Jul 01 2019

1hr 56mins

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