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.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 48m. Bisher sind 211 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich

11: What Is Fluoroelastomer?

Synopsis: Michael and Alex, after recovering from the Easter break talk about the better than expected Tomb Raider reboot sales, Bloodborne (groan), the new Atari Netflix documentary, Star Wars…


 2015-04-18  n/a

10: Anyone Up for A Game of Poker?

Synopsis: We’re a bit behind in posting episode 10. Alex takes full responsibility for ending up in a food coma after the Easter holiday break. Michael and Alex start off by watching the new Bond m…


 2015-04-15  n/a

9: He Wants to Hang Off A Plane

Synopsis Part 1: Marvel’s new Thor is a woman and it turns out she’s outselling the old male Thor! Proof that gender diversity is a good thing, not only because you should, but because it affects you…


 2015-03-28  n/a

8: He Just Wants His Cheese

Synopsis Part 1: With guest Aleen Simms from The Less Than Or Equal podcast, we talk about the Batman’s personality and character traits, the controversial variant (and now pulled) Batgirl cover, s…


 2015-03-23  n/a

7: We Might Lose People to This

Synopsis Part 1 It’s just Michael and Alex this week as we take a break from controversial topics. Sony announced a release date for their Project Morpheus VR headset and dropped some technical d…


 2015-03-09  n/a

6: Dangerous, Savage, Child Race

Synopsis: As Q famously said regarding humanity: “But you can’t deny, Captain, that you are still a dangerous, savage, child race.” This week we brought comedian Jordan Cooper on the show to discuss …


 2015-02-28  n/a

5: Un Console Able

Synopsis: Get ready for a long but worthwhile episode of Unconsoleable The Impromptu, with special guests Anna Tarkov and and Jessica Dennis! This episode is a bit of a snafu because Alex screwed up…


 2015-02-22  n/a

4: Beaver Canoe – Part 2

Synopsis: During the first 15 minutes of part 2: “Beaver Canoe,” Michael and Alex discuss the far super fan edit of Star Wars, episodes 4, 5, and 6 (Han shot first), the gorgeous looking Star Trek TN…


 2015-02-15  n/a

3: Beaver Canoe – Part 1

Synopsis: It’s not what you think… really. Clever title aside, in part 1 of 2, Michael and Alex delve into some interesting products announced by Sony at CES as well as Target’s short lived presence …


 2015-02-15  n/a

1: Welcome Back – Part 1

Synopsis: Aaaaaaand we’re back! It’s been an incredible hibernation. Michael and Alex rebooted the show with a new format. The Impromptu is no longer a weekly “what’s new in tech” show. We decided th…


 2015-02-08  n/a