PSP 175 — This would never happen if Steve Jobs was alive

Eventually Apple has to inevitably change due to the loss of Steve Jobs in 2011. Early on, people overreacted to his death by seeing change in everything Apple did, now a lot of people justify everything Apple currently does or doesn’t do by claiming things would be no different under Steve Jobs. Where does the actual truth lie? Is Apple a different company now than it was in 2011, and if so, how?

Links

Pocket Sized Podcast website

https://pocketsizedpodcast.fm

Pocket Sized Podcast on Twitter

https://twitter.com/pocketsizedpod

Steve Jobs would never…

http://stevejobswouldnever.com

Steve Jobs would have given iOS 11’s design an ‘F’

https://mashable.com/2017/09/19/ios-11-design-flaws/#kpv_rWvibSqo

Micro.blog

https://micro.blog

Mastodon

https://joinmastodon.org

Kano computer programming kits

https://kano.me

Turing Complete podcast

https://turingcomplete.fm

PSP 174 — Choice ruins the user experience

By popular demand, it’s the Ronnie and Vic show again. Twitter and some Twitter users don’t care for third-party clients, and Ronnie and Vic duke it out as to whether or not this is a positive thing.

Links

Pocket Sized Podcast website

https://pocketsizedpodcast.fm

Pocket Sized Podcast on Twitter

https://twitter.com/pocketsizedpod

BubbleSort Show

http://bubblesort.show

Apps of a Feather

http://apps-of-a-feather.com

Twitter changes may bring major issues for third party apps

https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/06/twitter-changes-major-issues-third-party-apps/

Micro.blog

https://micro.blog

Ohtani will be next rising star from Japan

https://www.mlb.com/news/shohei-ohtani-is-next-baseball-star-from-japan/c-164174962

Real or not? Amazing Shohei Ohtani ups the ante again

http://www.espn.com/blog/sweetspot/post/_/id/85719/real-or-not-amazing-shohei-ohtani-ups-the-ante-again

PSP 168 — 1x is a moral issue

The Olympics are awesome but went on so long we can’t understand how many thousands of events each sport gets. There are different iOS podcast apps, and there are different iOS Twitter apps, and we have opinions about them. And what about that ancient controversy over speeding up podcast listening?

Links

Pocket Sized Podcast website

https://pocketsizedpodcast.fm

Pocket Sized Podcast on Twitter

https://twitter.com/pocketsizedpod

‘sodes — casual, cozy podcast player

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sodes/id1321953436?mt=8

Twitterrific for iOS

https://twitterrific.com/ios/

Official Twitter app for iOS

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/twitter/id333903271?mt%3D8

Tweetbot for iOS

https://tapbots.com/tweetbot/

Overcast

https://overcast.fm

Pocket Casts

http://www.shiftyjelly.com/pocketcasts/

Apple Podcasts app

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/podcasts/id525463029?mt=8

The Horshack test

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ju-lptJweTc&feature=youtu.be