The Dent

The Dent
A short form podcast about Apple, general Technology, and the surrounding ecosystem
22: Does Apple Have A Hive Mind?
Feb 1 • 7 min
In this weeks podcast I need to get my aggravation about the recent news about the FaceTime bug on iOS and why I think those reporting on this need to put things into perspective a little.
21: Putting My Game Face On
Jan 20 • 9 min
2019 is shaping up to be the year of gaming here at Dent Towers. Join me while I take you through some gaming aspirations for the coming months. Mixer - The Dent Gaming -
20: A (Delayed) Look Ahead At 2019
Jan 14 • 12 min
This week I take a, slightly delayed, look at what I’m looking forward to in 2019. From technology, interesting blogs and podcasts and a potential new ‘branch’ of The Dent. Links: My Mixer profile: Birchtree:…
19: Are You Positive?
Jan 6 • 8 min
This week it’s time to kick start 2019 as I mean to go on, with some positivity! I share a quick look ahead at what to expect from The Dent in 2019 and beyond. Leave your negativity at the door, please.
18: Share Your Gifts
Nov 29, 2018 • 10 min
In this weeks episode, I join Apple in a plea: share your gifts! If you haven’t seen Apple’s fantastic 2018 Christmas ad, you can see it here:
17: Getting Things Done on the iPad
Nov 17, 2018 • 17 min
In this weeks episode, I follow up from my iPad Pro review with a short discussion about some of the things you can do on an iPad. We’ve all heard more than enough about what you can’t do … ———————————————————————————————- If you want to hear a bit more…
16: The Best Gets Better
Nov 10, 2018 • 15 min
In this weeks episode I talk a little about my new love, the 12.9” 2018 iPad Pro. This is a companion / follow-up episode to my iPad Pro review on The Dent. You will find a link to this below. If you have any feedback on this episode, or anything else,…
15: Shut Up And Take My Money
Nov 4, 2018 • 9 min
This week I share some (slightly delayed) thoughts on Apple’s iPad focused event held in New York City on the 30th October 2018. We saw some not so mini Mac Mini’s, some not so light as air MacBook Air’s and some iPad’s that require a small mortgage to…
14: Apple Takes Manhattan
Oct 25, 2018 • 11 min
Welcome back to The Dent. This week I look ahead to Apple’s (hopefully) iPad Pro focused event taking place on the 30th October in New York City. The Dent is a companion podcast to
13: Making A Dent
Oct 17, 2018 • 10 min
It’s back, and better than ever! * Upload is now The Dent, a new companion podcast to This weeks episode features Phones, Slates, Homes, Switches … you name it, we’ve got it (as long as what you name is Phones, Slates, Homes or Switches …)…
12: Making A Good First Impression
Sep 27, 2018 • 8 min
This week I share a few first impressions with the iPhone XS Max and the Apple Watch Series 4. You can find some sample photos on my Instagram here: You can also find details of my other show, Pocketsized Podcast here:…
11: Shortcuts, Watches, And Switch Oh My!
Sep 21, 2018 • 13 min
In this weeks episode I discuss what new Apple toys I’ve ordered, my current addiction (Shortcuts on iOS!) and I even squeeze in the hottest of hot takes on Nintendo’s new Online service for the Switch. You can find my Shortcuts blog post I mentioned on…
10: An Introduction To iOS Automation
Sep 11, 2018 • 11 min
Welcome to episode 10 of the Upload podcast! This week, I’m finally kicking off a planned series on the various powerful options you have for Automation on iOS. In this introduction episode I cover the following apps: Drafts 5 -…
9: Switching It Up
Sep 3, 2018 • 13 min
In this weeks episode I take my new podcasting setup for a spin (with varying levels of success), discuss some Apple leaks and the debut a new section of the podcast which will be sure to switch things up. As always, feel free to get in touch using the…
8: For Those Wallets About To Die, We Salute You
Aug 28, 2018 • 17 min
In this weeks episode I discuss some expectations for the upcoming Apple event in a week or two, and try to prepare myself mentally and physically to spend a shed load of money on shiny new toys I don’t need. Please feel free to get in touch regarding any…
7: Farewell, And Thanks For All The Tweets
Aug 20, 2018 • 11 min
In this weeks episode I discuss the nerd topic of the day, “should you leave Twitter and, if so, where should I go?” Wait, what do you mean you’re not asking that question? Of coooooourse you are! Please feel free to get in touch regarding any comments to…
6: Weighing Anchor
Aug 12, 2018 • 15 min
Welcome to Episode 6 of the Upload podcast. This episode I wanted to share a quick update about the show in general, issue a quick apology for messing around with your podcast feeds and also follow up on a couple of AMA questions! A big thank you to Daryl…
5: Ask And You Shall Receive
Aug 12, 2018 • 14 min
On Upload this week, I answer some of your burning questions about iOS, Apple hardware and a random dodgy one you’ll need to hear to fully appreciate. Big thanks to Ronnie and Greg for your questions!
4: A Shortcut Through Shortcuts
Aug 12, 2018 • 7 min
In this edition of Upload I discuss a few very brief thoughts about the thing I’m looking forward to most with iOS 12, namely Shortcuts! Apologies for the audio this week, there were a few issues.
3: Me, Myself and iPad
Aug 10, 2018 • 10 min
Another day, another episode about my one true love … my iPad Pro!
2: Get Your Hands Off My iPad!
Aug 10, 2018 • 9 min
In this episode, I discuss a little bit about the rumours floating around about the new iPad Pros potentially removing the home button (yay!) but also removing the ability to use the iPad in landscape (boo!)
1: Giving a TOS
Aug 10, 2018 • 8 min
This first episode of Upload is yet another take on Anchor’s Terms of Service, and why I don’t, personally, think it’s that big of a deal.