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See You Later, Nerds

Alex and Matthew talk about the close of the beta season – and the close of the show.

Android Just Smells Like Home (feat. Julia Skott)

Matthew hosts special guest Julia Skott – quite literally in his home. Julia's all about Android, but uses an iPad and Mac, so the two have a lot to talk about. Plus J...

Interview w/ Greg Pierce, creator of x-callback-url

While Alex was away, Matthew interviewed developer Greg Pierce, creator of Drafts and the x-callback-url spec that kicked off deeper interest in iOS automation.

Your Phone, Your Choice

After a few weeks, Alex & Matthew are back to talk about the beta experiences so far. Matthew hung out in Apple Business Chat, Alex gets excited about Automation trigg...

A Billion Pockets, Y'all!

Alex and Matthew are back from WWDC (for real this time) and are VERY excited about Shortcuts. Alex also briefly shouts about the Mac Pro, and Matthew needs a monitor.

WWDC 2030 Predictions

Matthew and Alex share their insights into neo-modern Apple from the year 2030.

A Freaky Friday Situation

This week, Alex and Matthew realize that they are slowly becoming each other.

AppleScript Wasn't Born in a Day

Following last week's after one day, a discussion of Matthew's morning routine sparks discussion about how Apple is changing.

A Little Circle to Poke

It’s a real grab bag of topics on this very special Emergency Pod™️. Home screens are rearranged, task management apps are debated, and there are even some challenges ...

The Notes and Friends We Made Along the Way

Matthew and Alex finally have The Talk. About notes.

Snacking On Digital Minimalism

This week, Alex and Matthew cover Cal Newport’s new book Digital Minimalism and its impact.

It's Pretty Much All My Fault

This week, Alex invites a DIFFERENT Matthew onto the show to talk about their home automation setup.

So Mini Problems, So Little Time

Alex and Matthew review the new iPad mini!

Into The Weeds (feat. Rosemary Orchard)

The fabulous Rosemary Orchard joins as the first guest on Supercomputer – and she blows your hosts’ minds.

Shortcuts 2.2: All About Your Notes

Matthew tells Alex all about Shortcuts 2.2 – including a secret hidden in the Notes actions

I Get Most Work Done On My Phone

Your hosts discuss the primary computer for most people: their phones.

The Video Production Can Of Worms

This week, Alex shows Matthew how little he knows about video production.

I Have Control Issues

Alex and Matthew discuss the disappearance of Control Center – and how it overlaps with Shortcuts.

The Case of the Last Case

Alex and Matthew reflect on the month’s Apple-related news, giving the hot takes some room and seeing how we’re feeling after some extra context. Plus, there’s a celeb...

There Are Many Like It, But This Home Screen Is Mine

Alex and Matthew cover how they make sense out of a mess of apps.

I Want To Play On Easy Mode

This week, Matthew interviews Alex about how she gets work done at Cards Against Humanity. Plus Alex has a… great magic trick at the end.

Oh, Anyway. Computers!

Alex and Matthew talk about Google Home Hub, yearly themes, and our pitch.

Behind The Cute Curtain

Matthew and Alex talk about going from beginner shortcuts to the next level with the “If” scripting action, plus how this all could be a bit easier.

Consumers and Their Fragile Minds

Matthew and Alex are here for the New Apple.


This week, Matthew and Alex explore some of their holiday experiments, as well as how to value your time as much as you value your computer.

I Can’t Be Trusted With A Computer

This week, Matthew talks about getting his work done entirely on iOS, and Alex talks about her love of tomatoes.

Least Sexy, But Amazing

This week, Matthew ponders why you can’t get real work done on iOS, and Alex works herself into a tizzy about Pokemon and old men.

No One Is Taking Away Your Computer

In a caffeine-fueled rage, Alex & Matthew pleasantly discuss the viability of iPad Pros as computers.

Rainbow Gesture 🌈

Your hosts’ iPads have arrived! Matthew wants to change the way we think about the philosophy of Apple, and Alex is very concerned about folios big and small.

The Medium Place

After Apple's October event, Alex and Matthew convince themselves into and out of, then back into buying iPad Pros. Warning: strong feelings inside.

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