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Accidental Tech Podcast

Author: Marco Arment, Casey Liss, John Siracusa

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Three nerds discussing tech, Apple, programming, and loosely related matters.
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Follow-up:Store-brand VelveetaWalMart store brandKroger store brandKeyboardCleanToolPlayStation 5 hardwareXbox One SXbox One XXbox One S All-DigitalForagerStardew ValleySega SaturnSega DreamcastApple Rainbow Apple Logo Returning?Think different#askatp:What are some techniques to avoid RSI? (via Mark Bramhill)Welcome to MacintoshMicrosoft Sculpt KeyboardDynaflex Gyro Hand ExerciserPragmatic #50: Accidental ClickingRepetitive Strain Injury: A Computer User's GuideFun Fact #19: Hit Me with Your Pet SharkWhat year will USB-C ports be mainstreamed in cars? (via Nicholas Gaffney)Post-show: What does Marco look for in a watch? (via James)Marco's blog postUnder $200:Timex$200–700:SeikoCitizen Eco DriveHamilton Khaki Field$700–1,500:Dressy:Seiko PresageLonginesCool:NomosJunghans Max BillUtilitarian:SinnDamaskoMicro-brands:HaliosFarerOak and OscarWorn & Wound Watch Fair$4,000-5,000:Grand SeikoSnowflakeOmegaMaster ChronometerSeamaster Aqua Terra 150m"Fashion watches"MVMTFossilShinolaUnattainable grail: Patek Philippe Nautilus 5711Has Bezos Decided?Sponsored by:ExpressVPN: Protect your online activity. Get 3 months free with a 1-year package.Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code ATP for 10% off your first order.
339: Ketchup Momentum

339: Ketchup Momentum

2019-08-1502:03:13

John's cheese-grater updateNiCad batteryNiCad battery exampleHunt's 100% Natural Tomato KetchupHeinz KetchupsMore on Apple CardOpting out of arbitration for Apple CardApple Card has no web interfaceFollow-up: JSON streamingLength-prefixed JSONLine-delimited JSONUpgrade bets on Marco and John buying the Mac Pro and Pro Display XDROvercast timestamp linkApple at Black HatAnnouncement summaryApple laptops can turn on by any key or track pad pressNew LG UltraFine 5K Display#askatp:What non-Apple tech makes us happy/excited? (via Colin Devroe)BMW i3BMW i8Nissan LeafZoom F6Sound DevicesDJI Osmo Mobile 3GoProHonda AccordSony CamerasDo we use portrait orientation lock on our iPads & iPhones? (via Tom Tubbs)Introducing children to video games, and the correct order of Zelda games (via [the other] David Sparks)Andy Baio's approachOpenEmuPost-show: Automattic buying TumblrThe Vergecast: Exclusive: Automattic CEO Matt Mullenweg on what's next for TumblrSponsored by:Linode: Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud. Get a $20 credit with code atp2019.Casper: A sleep brand that makes expertly designed products to help you get your best rest, one night at a time. Get $50 toward select mattresses with code atp2019. Terms and conditions apply.Mack Weldon: Reinventing men’s basics with smart design, premium fabrics, and simple shopping. Get 20% off your first order with code ATP.
338: Double Chunking

338: Double Chunking

2019-08-0801:39:12

Overcast beta and sync changesETagJSONProtocol buffersSAX parserChunkingVignette duplicate-image-detection updateWWDC 2019 #222Casey's current algorithm as suggested by Craig HockenberryXORA quick aside about SwiftUIDSLCasey on complexityJohn Sundell's web DSLSwift by Sundell #53: "The Swift Apple" with Brent SimmonsInessential by Brent SimmonsSwift by Sundell #52: "Diving into Combine" with Casey LissFollow-up:Mimeo Photos and watermarkingSony camerasα6400α7R IVα7 IIIRX10 IVGeographic location of Intel's modem businessMarco's iCloud Drive/Dropbox → ~/Dropbox ideaExcluding From iCloud DriveExclusion listGetting bash tab completion to work with the trailing /Apple suspends contractors listening to Siri voice recordingsGoogle ordered to halt human review due to GDPRApple CardOpting out of arbitration#askatp:FaceApp and tin-foil hats (via Brad Siefert)How does one play RTS games on a Mac without a gaming PC? (via Nathan)How does one deal with impostor syndrome (via Ryan Monaghan)Post-show: 🧀-grater updatesROMMELSBACHER MR 6 elektrische KäsereibeSponsored by:Linode: Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud. Get a $20 credit with code atp2019.Fracture: Photos printed in vivid color directly on glass. Get a special discount on your first order.Clearbanc: The fastest and most affordable way to raise money for your business. Get your 20-minute term sheet.
Pre-show: John's vacation wrap-upChunnelAuto TrainFollow-up: John's Apple sticker on his CivicShallow water blackoutThunder in ParadiseDropbox alternativesSynology DriveResilioGrowlPort forwarding informationThe Talk Show #258 with discussion about iCloud Drive wonkinessThe Talk Show #259 with MarcoHow does the Overcast recommendation algorithm avoid promoting awful people, unlike YouTube's algorithm? (via Justin Cardinal)This Video Will Make You AngryCasey needs some advice about Vignette duplicate-photo detectionHamming distanceApple acquires most of Intel's smartphone modem businessApple Employees/Contractors Listen to Siri Audio SamplesUpdate after recording: Apple temporarily suspending "Siri grading", and will provide an opt-out#askatp:Testing headphones & iOS 13's politeness (via Prone to Bits)Audio Quality Tests playlistKashmir by Kevin GilbertLast Plane Out by Toy MatineeMaking suggestions as part of the Pro Workflow Team (via Aaron Bushnell)Siracusa ranks Tennists (via Anthony Roberts)Post-show: Endangered Camera SpeciesSony A7R4Sponsored by:Away: Because this season, everyone wants to get Away. Get $20 off a suitcase with code atp20.Eero: Never think about Wi-Fi again. Use code ATP for free overnight shipping.Molekule: Reimagining the future of clean air, starting with the air purifier. Get $75 off your first order with code ATP.
Pre-show: Nutrition is hard when you're in high school.Top Four #19: Cereals From a VanWSJ Grape-Nuts articleFollow-up: iOS 13 optimized-battery-charging specificsApple TV remote's influence on product box sizeTime Machine reliability when hosted on a NASRAID"Dropbox" on the Synology?Big WWDCMarco's AR glassesJohn's suggested glasses for MarcoOvercast State of the UnionAR glasses cancelled?Steve Troughton-Smith says "not so fast my friend"FaceTime Attention CorrectionHypercritical #65: Look Right into the Eyes of Your Sweetie#askatp:What is our one true iMessage address? (via Matthew Loewen)Does Siracusa use LFG sites? (via Hassan Al Amiri)Most bang-for-your-buck $1000 Mac (via BJ Nemeth, among others)Post-show Neutral: The C8 CorvetteAmerican OriginalRoad & Track InterviewSponsored by:Linode: Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud. Get a $20 credit with code atp2019.ExpressVPN: Protect your online activity. Get 3 months free with a 1-year package.Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code ATP for 10% off your first order.
335: Withhold the Fun

335: Withhold the Fun

2019-07-1801:35:19

Relay FM 5th Anniversary ShowiOS 13 charging optimizationFollow-up: APFS volumes for photos instead of sparse disk imagesDave Nanian tweets: 1 2SuperDuperFun Fact on the root group being named wheelshall/should/may/caniPhone SE & headphonesPowerbeats ProBeats StudioApple Bankrolling Original Podcasts?Dropbox pulls some forking bullshirtMore from MarcoDropbox vs. Twitter#askatp:Do our cars or our iPads have more stickers? (via Josh Lewis)Do we fill up our 256 GB phones? (via Erik Neu)What is the most valuable language to learn for modern students? (via Sarah Anne)Post-show: 🌊🏊‍♂️🏖Sponsored by:Hullo Pillow: Your favorite pillow, guaranteed.Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code ATP for 10% off your first order.Lumen5: Start creating your thumb-stopping, attention grabbing videos today. Get 50% off your first month.
334: Mechanical Disadvantage

334: Mechanical Disadvantage

2019-07-1101:59:111

Pre-show: Must vs. ShallRFC 2119FAA: What's the only word that means mandatory?Follow-up:John's cheese grater brokeCasey's shamingOXO current modelJohn's modelCasey's pitched option99% Invisible: Built on SandDeviation from the Ive design philosophyMarco's "new" iPhone and Apple WatchApple's new (and "new") laptopsMacStories summaryCheaper SSDsSparse imageman tmutil#askatp:Naming computers (via Ron Olson)Catalina's move from bash to zsh? (via Pedro Estarque)fish shellCaring for our 📷 at the 🏖️ (via Tyler Menard)Sponsored by:Fracture: Photos printed in vivid color directly on glass. Get a special discount on your first order.Boosted: Vehicle-grade electric skateboards and scooters to solve your transportation woes. Use code ATP at checkout for $75 off your vehicle.Linode: Instantly deploy and manage an SSD server in the Linode Cloud. Get a $20 credit with code atp2019.
333: Pesky Human Issues

333: Pesky Human Issues

2019-07-0401:49:311

Follow-up: Expansion Slot UtilityPCI ExpressJony Ive leaves AppleClockwise #301: My Vulcan MindBen Thompson's pieceATP #120: One Magical WireWall Street Journal on Ive's DepartureJony Ive's Christmas TreeThe Talk Show #256: 'A Bit Too Thin', with Special Guest Ben ThompsonDieter RamsGruber last week and this weekEvans Hankey & Alan DyeMay-Li Khoe's tweetLove, Death, & Robots ("Zima Blue" is the episode mentioned)#askatp:How does the Overcast recommendation engine work? (via Markus Ernst)What's the best way to enter "the zone" while programming? (via Paul Wood III)What happens to Overcast/Vignette/ATP/etc when we pass? (via Leon Zandman)Independence #55: The Single Point of FailurePost-show: John's Rubbermaid #1971 spatulaSponsored by:Eero: Get $100 off the eero base unit, 2 beacons, and 1 year of eero Plus with code ATP.Casper: Casper is a sleep brand that makes expertly designed products to help you get your best rest, one night at a time.Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code ATP for 10% off your first order.
332: Fuzzy Muppet Felt

332: Fuzzy Muppet Felt

2019-06-2701:49:512

Pre-show: Marco's new beach toyFollow-up: Ricky Mondello on Sign In with ApplemacOS app-removal bets: #287: Open-Faced Compliment Sandwich (Overcast timestamp link)Marco's spirit walkAirPods{Fit in The case} Airpods Earpods Covers Compatible with airpods 2&1 Anti-Slip Silicone Soft Sport Covers Accessories Apple AirPods Earbud 2 Pairs (White)Powerbeats ProTavern puzzleSony WH1000XM3Rumored 16" MacBook Pro#askatp:Would Apple re-implement Target Display Mode on the 5K iMac? (via Jack Frydai)Target Disk ModeWhat software does Marco use to manage servers? (via Chris Hubbard)What do we think about people listening at higher speeds than 1x? (via Jospeh Dijkstra)Post-show: 🚨 Do not install the betas! 🚨Sponsored by:Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code ATP for 10% off your first order.Fracture: Photos printed in vivid color directly on glass. Get a special discount on your first order.Hover: Find a domain name for your passion. Get 10% off your first purchase.
Follow-up: Mac Pro vent designNew Yorker articleApple Reverses Course on MDM & Parental Control AppsApple tightens up rules for enterprise app certificatesiOS 13 Bluetooth permission dialogsMarco's tweets 1 2 3Benjamin Herrin's findingsapplication(_:didFinishLaunchingWithOptions:)UIDeviceMac ProFPGAThe Talk Show #254: Live from WWDC 2019Mac Power Users #485: WWDC and Interview with the Mac Pro Product ManagerPro Display XDRSign in With AppleAn aside about Overcast and user data#askatp:What do we think about mouse pads? (via Andy Beyer-Bowden)MUGHardOCP (it was the Ratpadz GS)CS Hyde C4-NGenBuying an old-generation MacBook Air as new today? (via Jon Schwenn)How were the WWDC box lunches this year? (via many, including Tim Schmitz)SoFa MarketSan Pedro SquareMango TangoPost-show: Marco's anticipated summer of funSponsored by:ExpressVPN: Protect your online activity. Get 3 months free with a 1-year package.Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code ATP for 10% off your first order.Molekule: Reimagining the future of clean air, starting with the air purifier. Use code ATP for $75 off your first order.
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