The director’s commentary track for Daring Fireball. Long digressions on Apple, technology, design, movies, and more.
329: ‘The Scotland Board of Tourism’, With David Smith
1:29:07Special guest David Smith returns to the show to talk about Apple Watch Series 7 and the state of WatchOS, Apple suing NSO Group, and more.
328: ‘The Warden’s Dilemma’, With Ben Thompson
1:58:03Dithering CEO Ben Thompson returns to the show to go deep on the concept of the metaverse.
327: ‘Giddy With Mac-Ness’, With Daniel Jalkut
1:44:00Special guest Daniel Jalkut returns to the show to talk about the new MacBook Pros.
326: ‘A Very Large Nap’, With John Moltz
1:38:52Very special guest John Moltz returns to the show to discuss the products Apple has released this week.
325: ‘The Negative Version of Icing on the Cake’, With Nilay Patel
2:27:57Special guest: Nilay Patel. Special topics: the iPhones 13, Apple Watch Series 7, kids today and the file system, the Lightning / USB-C debate, and, of course, our speculation about next week’s “Unleashed” Apple event.
324: ‘A Pretty Generic Thing You Stick in a Hole’, With Jason Snell
2:20:05Jason Snell returns to the show to talk about the new iPhones 13, new iPad Mini, Safari 15’s craptacular new tab UI, and the insightful questions posed to Kevin Durant on the Brooklyn Nets’ media day from Basketball Digest’s best NBA reporter.
323: ‘Skeptical Not Cynical’, With Matthew Panzarino
1:39:31Matthew Panzarino returns to the show to talk about the new iPhones 13 and their camera systems.
322: ‘It Was More Arial Than Helvetica’, With Rene Ritchie
2:04:29Rene Ritchie returns to the show for a recap of this week’s “California Streaming” Apple Event: the iPhones 13, Apple Watch Series 7, and new iPads. Also, last week’s decision in the Apple v. Epic lawsuit.
321: ‘Just a Standard Bird’, With MG Siegler
1:57:58MG Siegler returns to the show to talk about last week’s surprise announcement from Apple settling a class action lawsuit filed on behalf of U.S. App Store developers, and the various reactions to it. Also, a bit on App Store payment processing, and some speculation on who might succeed Tim Cook.
320: ‘Paper Floor Mats’, With Christina Warren
2:08:32Christina Warren returns to the show to discuss Apple’s controversial child safety initiatives, the tumultuous summer of Safari 15 beta UI designs, and a bit more on MagSafe battery packs.