The Talk Show With John Gruber

The director’s commentary track for Daring Fireball.

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      203: ‘Unused VIPs’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell


      Serenity Caldwell returns to the show. Topics include watches, the problems with the current MacBook keyboards, iOS 11 battery life, my massive windfall from the iBooks antitrust settlement, and more. Sponsored by: + [Audible](https://audible.com/talkshow): Get a free audiobook with a 30-day trial. + [Squarespace](https://squarespace.com/): Make your next move. Use code __talkshow__ for 10% off your first order. + [Backblaze](https://www.backblaze.com/daringfireball): Online backup for...


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      202: ‘You Tell Me If It’s a Dongle’, With Special Guest Joanna Stern


      Special guest Joanna Stern returns to the show. Topics include Apple Watch Series 3, our mutual fear of heights, Velcro, and more.

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      201: ‘Much More Smarter’, With Special Guest Matthew Panzarino


      Matthew Panzarino joins the show for an in-depth look at last week’s Apple event in the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park. We talk about iPhone X, iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3, Apple TV 4K, and the new Apple Park campus and Steve Jobs Theater. Sponsored by: + [Eero](https://eero.com/): Finally, Wi-Fi that works. Use code **THETALKSHOW** for free overnight shipping. + [Audible](https://audible.com/talkshow): With Audible, you’ll find what you’re looking for. Get a free 30-day trial. + [B...


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      3h2m
       2017-09-19

      200: ‘Episode CC’, With Special Guest Craig Federighi


      Very special guest Craig Federighi returns to the show to talk about Face ID, the perils of live demos, Apple’s approach to designing the iPhone X, privacy, security, and more.

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      This week’s keynote address. More on the Face ID demo glitch. The previous Roman numerals gag in an episode title. <...


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      30m
       2017-09-16

      199: ‘Under Rumored’, With Special Guest Jim Dalrymple


      Jim Dalrymple returns to the show for a preview of next week's Apple event. We speculate on the naming of the new iPhones, facial recognition in lieu of Touch ID, third-generation Apple Watches, Apple TV, HomePod, and more.

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      2h27m
       2017-09-10

      198: ‘Prison Oreos’, With Special Guest Jason Snell


      Special guest Jason Snell returns to the show. Topics include Daring Fireball's 15th anniversary, fruit fly infestations, clicky keyboards, sandwich cookies, the birth of Markdown, iOS 11's new "cop mode", favicons in Safari, Apple's Project Titan, last week's total solar eclipse, and Jerry Lewis.

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      2h40m
       2017-08-26

      197: ‘Nancy Reagan Was Right’, With Special Guest Glenn Fleishman


      Special guest Glenn Fleishman returns to the show. Topics include China forcing Apple to remove VPN apps from the Chinese App Store, Wi-Fi vs. LTE networking, the open workspaces in Apple Park, Glenn’s new letterpress project, the HomePod OS leak and iPhone D22, and more.

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      2h39m
       2017-08-07

      196: ‘Actually, You Can Buy a Better Coke’, With Special Guest Rene Ritchie


      Rene Ritchie returns to the show to talk about the rumors and speculation regarding this year’s upcoming new iPhones.

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      2h6m
       2017-07-21

      195: ‘I Do Like Throwing a Baby’, With Special Guest John Moltz


      Special guest John Moltz returns to the show. Topics include more follow-up from WWDC 2017, the iPad Pro models and ProMotion, Scott Forstall's interview with John Markoff regarding the 10-year anniversary of the original iPhone, the ongoing shitshow at Uber, quick thoughts on the Nintendo Switch, and more. Also: guess which John enjoys throwing babies into the air.

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      1h53m
       2017-06-27

      194: ‘Egg Freckles’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell


      Serenity Caldwell returns to the show to talk about WWDC 2017 — iOS 11, the new iPad Pro models, MacOS 10.13 “High Sierra”, updated Mac hardware and a tease at the upcoming iMac Pro, where Apple might go with VR and AR, San Jose as the venue for the event itself, and more.

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      2h6m
       2017-06-20