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The Committed Podcast Does a Year-End Round-Up

On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, Rob Griffiths and I look back at the year that was. We discuss Apple’s bumpy year, with new products, but also unreliable software; we chat about the demise of Macworld Expo, and the downsizing at Macworld magazine; and we offer our final Picks of the […]

The Committed Podcast Suggests Some Geeky Gifts for Non-Geeks

On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, Rob Griffiths and I look at geeky gifts for non-geeks; you know, the spouses, parents or otherwise not technically proficient people you know. We also discuss Rob’s cunning investment in a new, limited-edition PlayStation 4, my new Fitbit Charge, and notifications on iOS. Listen to […]

The Committed Podcast Discusses Black Friday, Obsolescence and Unplugging

On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, Rob Griffiths and I chatted about Black Friday, that curious shopping phenomenon that is spreading across the world. We also look at planned obsolescence in tech and audio devices, and Ian shares a story of doing something without using technology to help. Listen to The […]

The Committed Podcast Gets Thankful

On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, Rob Griffiths and I took some time to discuss what we’re thankful for: the technologies and products that make a difference in the way we live and the way we work. Listen to The Committed, Episode 59: “Don’t You Have Giant Hands?”.

The Committed Goes Deep on Wearables

Do you use a wearable device, such as a fitness tracker? On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, Rob Griffiths and I go deep on wearables, discussing what features we want on our wrists, and how we think the Apple Watch may or may not address these desires. We also look at […]

The Committed Podcast Talks about New Products and the iPhone 6 Plus

On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, Rob Griffiths and I discuss some new wearable products, talk about the Kindle Voyage (Ian and I both have one, and we love it), and rag on the Pebble “smart watch.” Then we go on to discuss, in detail, Ian’s comically-large iPhone 6 Plus. Listen […]

The Committed Podcast Discusses Wearables, the Kindle Voyage and More

On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, and I – Rob Griffiths was indisposed – discuss new wearables announced by Fitbit and Jawbone, pay compliments to our new Kindle Voyages, chat about the Amazon Fire TV Stick, and discuss ApplePay and its competitors. I get Ian to buy a Kindle case, and […]

The Committed Podcast Discusses iOS Keyboards, Yosemite and More

On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, Rob Griffiths and I welcome Greg Scown of Smile, and we discuss iOS Keyboards (Smile makes the essential Mac utility TextExpander, whose iOS version is a custom keyboard), OS X Yosemite, and much more. Listen to The Committed, Episode 55: “This Show Costs Me Money”.

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