Half-Baked Ideas and Nonsense

On the third episode of series 2, Clinton is joined by Matthew JC. Powell to discuss the Apple rumour mill and two long standing rumours; the iWatch and the the Apple TV, not to be confused with the AppleTV but the actual Apple TV, the TV by Apple.

Thanks to Matthew for joining me on this episode, it was great to have you on.

Show notes

Why a health-focused iWatch won’t kill smartwatches like the iPod killed audio players

Sony Network Walkman

10 reasons Apple will and won’t kill the iPod - is the iPod really doomed?

The Next Big Input Method is Every Input Method

On the second episode of series 2, Clinton is joined by Zac Cichy to discuss the future of gaming. Will there be another console generation? What can Nintendo do to improve Wii U sales? What will become of Nintendo if it can't? Why did Apple make a third party controller spec? Will the AppleTV ever be a full-fledged gaming device? Why is Valve moving into the gaming hardware space? What will gamers be like in the future? All these questions and many more will be investigated in this epic two and a half hour long episode of Anodised.

Many thanks to Zac Cichy for joining me on this episode. You can follow him on Twitter and Alpha. Don’t forget to check out his site, Whole And Part and his podcast with Andrew J Clark, The Menu Bar.

Show notes

Xbox One

Playstation 4

Wii U

Nintendo Slashes Wii U Sales Projections, Predicts Loss

Lateral Thinking With Withered Technology

Game Over by David Sheff

Virtual Boy

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

Hyrule Warriors

Panzer Dragoon Saga

Game Over

Game Controller Programming Guide

MOGA Ace Power

Logitech PowerShell

SteelSeries Stratus

DayZ Standalone

DayZ Standalone: Rule Chernarus with these gameplay tips

Paging Dr. Wasteland: One man’s crusade to heal DayZ’s zombie victims

DayZ Spurs Mass in-Game Suicide

DayZ Suicide Prevention Services



BioShock Infinite — Get it from Steam or the Mac App Store

You’re Licking it Wrong

On the first episode for Series 2, Clinton is joined by John Chidgey to revisit the iPhone 5S, iPad Air, iPad mini and Mac Pro. We also speculate on the future of the Mac mini.

Show notes

Insert Paranoid Delusion Here


John’s Gold iPhone 5S

Faraday’s Cage

You Could Tell it Was Sunny From Looking at The Photo

The Mac Pro Review (Late 2013)

The New Mac Pro

The Case For a True Mac Pro Successor

Bad Memories Come Flooding Back

In our sixth and final episode of series one, Clinton and John discuss the iOS App Store and the Mac App Store. We talk about the benefits of the App Stores, the challenges of being on the App Store, the evils of in-App Purchases, the lack of trials and demos, the information developers can display on the App Store and difficulties browsing the App Store.

Anodised is going on hiatus over the Christmas period, we’ll be back with all new episodes in the new year.

Show notes

Man Pays $750 / £450 for Xbox One Photo in eBay Scam

A $5 app isn’t expensive: Customers need to help fix the App Store economy

Clinton’s conversation with Lex Friedman regarding app pricing

Screenshots of the App Stores for posterity:

iPhone App Store

iPad App Store

iPad App Store

iTunes App Store

iTunes App Store

iTunes App Store

Mac App Store

Mac App Store

Mac App Store

Mac App Store

Mouse Collection

Stab it Till It’s Dead

In our fifth episode, Clinton is joined by special guest Benjamin Alexander to discuss people and technology. Specifically, ‘what do we think of as technology’, ‘why are some people more adept at using technology than others’, ‘will there ever be a point when people such as ourselves struggle with future technologies’, and ‘how can technically proficient people learn to be better teachers?’

Thanks to Ben for joining me on the show, it was great to have you on.

Show notes

Tools vs Technology

Nick Burns: Your Company’s Computer Guy

Learned Helplessness

Learned Industriousness

Four Stages of Competence

Feynman Algorithm

Constellation — Ben’s very own podcasting network featuring some really great shows including Pragmatic, a new show with Anodised recurring guest John Chidgey.

Don’t Grab The Mouse — Clinton’s follow-up post for this episode

I’m Being Burped to Death

In our fourth episode, Clinton and John talk about games they've played and discuss what makes someone a gamer.

John also has a mini rant about Nintendo.

Show notes

The Glorious PC Gaming Master Race

Games John has played:

Games Clinton has played:

Full list of games Clinton has played