The Talk Show With John Gruber

The director’s commentary track for Daring Fireball. Long digressions on Apple, technology, design, movies, and more.


364: ‘Spooky Hole’, With John Moltz

Friend of the show John Moltz returns to talk about Elon Musk steering Twitter into a multi-issue spat with Apple, Mastodon, and some streaming TV recommendations.

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  • iPhone 14 production hit by Chinese protests.
  • Me, on Twitter-Apple drama and Musk baiting Tim Cook.
  • The Washington Post: Musk claims Apple threatens to remove Twitter from App Store.
  • WSJ: Elon Musk’s Boring Company Ghosts Cities Across America.
  • Macstodon: Mastodon Mac client for 68K Macs.
  • “Sleep Baseball” podcast.
  • Tim Cook’s gag tweet sent minutes before the start of the 2018 event introducing the iPhone X.
  • Fedifinder.
  • “The Peripheral” on Amazon Prime.
  • “1899” on Netflix.
  • “Dark” — from the creators of “1899”.
  • “Andor” on Disney+.

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


 2022-12-01  2h21m