Winning Slowly

There are plenty of podcasts that will tell you how the latest tech gadget or “innovation” will affect the tech landscape tomorrow, but there aren’t that many concerned with the potential impact of that tech in a decade—much less a century. In a culture obsessed with now, how can we make choices with a view for tomorrow, next year, and beyond? 25–35-minute episodes released the first and third Wednesdays of the month.


episode 18: 1.18: Keep On Keepin' On

Show NotesIn which we talk about iPhone cameras, long-term thinking in general—including the kind that lets you keep going even when no one in your lifetime gets what you’re doing—and finally some thoughts on the first (non-beta) season of Winning Slowly.

  • Intro (0:53)
  • People Taking Pictures With iPhones (0:53–10:12)
  • Whether or Not It Pays Off (10:12–19:38)
  • What Do You Think? (19:38–25:05)
  • Conclusion (25:05–26:29)
  • A Mistake (26:29–26:40)
  • “Absent Within Skies” from Value to Survival by Speak, Memory—used by permission.
  • “Winning Slowly Theme” by Chris Krycho—used even though it still doesn’t have a dance groove under it. Someday, kids. Someday.
  • iPhone camera evolution: How does the iPhone 6 camera compare to previous iPhone cameras? – Lisa Bettany of Camera+.
  • The iPhone 6 camera reviewed by shooting crazy good pictures in Iceland:

    • The Ultimate Photoshoot: On Location With the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus – Austin Mann at The Verge.
    • iPhone 6 Plus Camera Review: Iceland – Mann at his own website with even more spectacular photos.
  • Previous episodes mentioned on the show:

    • 1.10: Because Capitalism Yay!—on the death of the iPod Classic.
    • 1.05: Ars Moriendi—in which we reviewed The Collection’s glorious album.
    • 1.02: On Family—where we said we think people shouldn’t run themselves into the ground.
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  • Both of us: contact [at] winningslowly [dot] org
  • Each of us individually:

    • chris [at] winningslowly [dot] org
    • stephen [at] winningslowly [dot] org


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