The Impromptu - Insightful Tech Analysis

The Impromptu is a weekly technology podcast, hosted by Michael Norton and Alex Knight. It’s a multi-faceted show discussing how technology, design, and economics converge on topics that matter most to us. We examine the creative process and how the decisions we make, shape our perceptions and lives.

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41: Marvel’s Grand Plan

Synopsis: Michael and Alex discuss what Marvel’s grand plan is, how each tv series is connected in the overall universe, the lack of tie in to tv series events in the films, and how tv in general h…


 2016-05-01  n/a

40: iOS 10: Give Me Everything Edition

Synopsis: Michael and Alex drool over Macstories iOS 10 concept video. In the later half of this episode, Michael unleashes a diabolical plan. Duration: 47:36:00 Present: Michael Norton, Alex…


 2016-04-23  n/a

39: Whitewashing Ghost in the Shell

Synopsis: Michael and Alex get the Dr. Strange and Star Wars: Rogue One trailer out of the way. The majority of this episode discusses the controversial choice of casting Scarlett Johansson as the…


 2016-04-16  n/a

38: Harnessing Dark Matter

Synopsis: Michael and Alex discuss the successful automated landing of the SpaceX rocket as well as a few miscellaneous things related to the potential ability to set default apps in iOS…


 2016-04-09  n/a

37: Miitomo

Synopsis: Michael and Alex discuss the significance of Nintendo’s first smartphone app on iOS and Android, as well as some of the rough edges that need polishing. On a loosely related tangent about t…


 2016-04-02  n/a

36: Sad Batfleck

Synopsis: Michael and Alex talk about the disappointing reviews of Batman v Superman, even though both of them haven’t seen the movie yet. They also get into a bit of a 4k HDR update and talk how d…


 2016-03-26  n/a

35: Iterative Console Design

Synopsis: Michael and Alex discuss some of the atrocities of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull and how there is hope for the franchise with Harrison Ford coming back again for…


 2016-03-20  n/a

34: Who Ya Gonna Call?

Synopsis: Matthew Dean joins Michael and Alex, once again, to discuss how a heads-up display might work on an Apple Car and why all cars should have them. Skip to the 26:30 mark to hear our…


 2016-03-12  n/a

33: A Floundering Nintendo

Synopsis: Nintendo announced some stuff in the new Nintendo Direct. Michael weeps. Duration: 56:49:00 Present: Michael Norton, Alex Knight. Episode Links Nintendo Direct – 3.3.2016 Follow your h…


 2016-03-05  n/a

32: Knocking It Out Of The Park – with Matthew Dean

Synopsis: This is a big one, folks. Special guest: Matthew Dean joins Michael and Alex in the Hologram Radio studio to discuss an amalgamation of technologies, from CSS Less, Swift, App Slicing, and…


 2016-02-28  n/a