The Dalrymple Report

The Dalrymple Report

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Jim Dalrymple and Merlin Mann talk about, you know, life and stuff.
45: With guests John Gruber, Matt Drance, and lots of Heineken
Jun 13 • 60 min
What do you get when you put John Gruber, Matt Drance, and Jim Dalrymple in a room together with 24 Heineken? A podcast! Sponsor: Backblaze: Unlimited Online Backup Made Easy Peasy. Backup your Mac for just $5/month.
44: With James Dempsey
May 24 • 42 min
James Dempsey joins me this week to talk about his event happening during the week of WWDC. James shares some stories about his time attending WWDC, from singing his first song on stage during the conference, to what it’s like being a developer and…
43: With Layers Conference founder Jessie Char
May 5 • 55 min
Jessie Char joins me this week to talk about Apple’s WWDC, the preparations she’s making for The Layers Conference being held the same week, and how she goes about finding compelling speakers for the conference. Layers Conference
42: With TechCrunch’s Matthew Panzarino
Apr 25 • 67 min
This week TechCrunch’s Editor-In-Chief, Matthew Panzarino, joins me to talk about his many sneakers and the incredible aftermarket for them. We also delve into what it’s like writing, planning articles, and covering Apple in today’s world.
41: With special guest Shawn Blanc
Apr 7 • 64 min
This week I’m joined by Shawn Blanc, who has built a business through blogging, setting up speciality web sites, and designing courses for people to purchase. He is a really interesting guy and has some valuable opinions on efficiency in your life. Links:…
40: With special guest Rene Ritchie
Mar 27 • 66 min
This week I’m joined by iMore’s Rene Ritchie to talk about WWDC and its move to San Jose; Tim Cook’s assertion that creative pros are important to Apple; The MacBook Pro and Mac Pro; iPad sales; and Pandora Premium. Brought to you by Squarespace. Links:…
39: With Special Guest Marco Arment
Oct 4, 2016 • 88 min
Marco Arment joins Jim to talk about Apple’s trajectory and his fancy car. • BarkBox — A monthly box of dog goodies. Visit barkbox.com/beard for a bonus month. • Casper — An obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price.
38: With Special Guest Christina Warren
Jul 31, 2016 • 82 min
The singular Christina Warren joins Jim to talk about the Apple earnings call, analyst expectations, and the future of streaming music. • BarkBox — A monthly box of dog goodies. Visit barkbox.com/beard for a bonus month. • Casper — An obsessively…
37: How Am I Going to Top That?
Jun 30, 2016 • 67 min
Jonathan Mann (no relation) joins Jim to talk about writing a new song every day, the recording process, and what it’s like to have Steve Jobs play your video at a keynote. • Hover — The best way to buy and manage domain names. Use code ONEMOREBEARD at…
36: Airplane Mode
May 4, 2016 • 59 min
Jim talks to Dave Wiskus and Joe Cieplinski of the indie rock band Airplane Mode about their stage setup, the perils of performing live, and their appearance at the upcoming WWDC 2016 Beard Bash. Brought to you by our amazing sponsors Casper — An…
35: With Special Guest John Gruber
Apr 26, 2016 • 70 min
Jim and Merlin… wait, no, Gruber. Jim and John Gruber talk about the iPhone SE, iPad Pro, and Apple Watch. Brought to you by FreshBooks — Online invoicing made easy. Backblaze — Cloud storage that’s astonishingly easy and low-cost.
34: The Saddest Sentence
Apr 10, 2016 • 62 min
Jim and Merlin talk about TextExpander’s new business model, Apple Watch vs Fitbit, and more on voice UI. links Michael Tsai - Blog - TextExpander 6 and TextExpander.com Under the Radar - Relay FM Jim Dalrymple on Twitter: “Like I said yesterday, unless…
33: Yak-Friendly
Mar 26, 2016 • 87 min
This week, Jim and Merlin talk about the recent Apple event, including Apple’s messaging on environmental improvements and user privacy. Also, some talk about the evolution of Apple’s Health initiatives, why Merlin’s wearing two watches, and why your…
32: You Hacked My Matrix!
Mar 11, 2016 • 106 min
Jim and Merlin are back this week, talking about George Martin and the importance of collaboration, the highs and lows of Apple Pay, and voice user-interfaces. Brought to you by: Igloo: An intranet you’ll actually like. Links: George Martin - Wikipedia,…
31: Lamborghini of VR
Feb 29, 2016 • 81 min
Jim and Merlin talk about how automated technology can benefit or harm daily life, the Apple v. FBI case, and a slew of great #HeyTDR. Brought to you by: Igloo: An intranet you’ll actually like. Wealthfront: A simple, low-cost, automated investment…
30: At the Mountains of Beardness
Feb 13, 2016 • 72 min
Jim and Merlin talk about guitar amps, TaskPaper, and Metallica’s “Too Heavy for Halftime” show. sponsor Brought to you by Braintree. The Dalrymple Report listeners get their first $50,000 in transactions fee-free. links Marshall JCM800 - Wikipedia, the…
29: Settle Down
Feb 6, 2016 • 87 min
This week, Jim and Merlin talk about Apple’s software struggles and their wish list for Apple Watch updates. Also, some fun #heytdr, including listener questions about iOS text editors and easy songs to learn on guitar. Brought to you by: Casper: An…
28: Rat on a Stick
Jan 29, 2016 • 88 min
Jim and Merlin talk about the highlights from NAMM, Sherlocking, and the blues. sponsors Brought to you by Braintree. The Dalrymple Report listeners get their first $50,000 in transactions fee-free. links Best of Delta Blues 8 Companies Apple is Screwing…
27: Complex and Loud
Jan 21, 2016 • 74 min
This week, Jim and Merlin are joined by special guest, Ira Cary Blanco to talk about Ira’s work with Samson Technologies, including some great tips on choosing a microphone—as well as diving into how Ira uses technology to train for Ironman Triathlons.…
26: Ziggy Played Guitar
Jan 16, 2016 • 70 min
This week, Jim and Merlin talk David Bowie. Also, Jim tries Windows 10. links Windows 10 – Microsoft Windows Boot Camp - Apple Support David Bowie: Influences Scott Walker: 30 Century Man - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
25: Power Nipple
Jan 12, 2016 • 67 min
Jim an Merlin discuss finding new music, using an iPad for ‘real work’, and rock star cameos. Links: Yo La Tengo - Fakebook Canvas Podcast from RelayFM Yo la Tengo - Fakebook (1990) Full album - YouTube The Plimsouls - A Million Miles Away (Valley Girl -…
24: Super Eastern Time
Jan 3, 2016 • 80 min
Jim and Merlin talk New Years and what they hope to see in the year ahead. Also, Motörhead and preparing for presentations. Brought to you by: Casper: An obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price. Use code ENTERSANDMAN to save $50 on any…
23: I Don’t Need Books on Here
Dec 28, 2015 • 76 min
This week, Jim and Merlin talk Apple nostalgia. Brought to you by: Wealthfront: The Dalrymple Report listeners get their first $15,000 managed free for life. Braintree: The Dalrymple Report listeners get their first $50,000 in transactions fee-free.…
22: That’s Not Very Canadian of You
Dec 10, 2015 • 80 min
This week, Merlin and Jim talk haircuts, computer peripherals, and weird bands. Also, Merlin shares his obsession with the Yeah Yeah Yeahs song “Maps”. links Accidental Tech Podcast: 146: Control + Money + Smallness Track Apple refurb deals with up to 40%…
21: A Bag of Pucks and a Water Bottle
Dec 2, 2015 • 86 min
This week, the boys cover reading, writing, and Don Henley. Links: The Hold Steady - “Stuck Between Stations” - YouTube The Hold Steady - Boys and Girls in America The Hold Steady - Almost Killed Me (2004) The Hold Steady - “Most People Are DJs” The Hold…
20: Wednesday is Murder Day
Nov 20, 2015 • 99 min
Jim and Merlin talk about who the iPad Pro is for, their favorite cover songs, and the best apps for making music. Also, Jim gives an out-of-character recommendation. Brought to you by: Wealthfront: The Dalrymple Report listeners get their first $15,000…
19: Old Man Uncle Grandpa Merlin
Nov 12, 2015 • 56 min
A sleepy Jim talks to Merlin talk all about the iPad Pro: Jim’s review and Merlin’s impulse purchase of it. Links: Review: iPad Pro iPad Pro Review: A New Canvas – MacStories Daring Fireball: The iPad Pro Logitech’s iPad Pro keyboard case is relatively…
18: That’s Not Fair to Dogs
Nov 8, 2015 • 63 min
This week, Jim and Merlin talk about the new Apple TV’s apps — and the occasional crisis of confidence that occurs whenever stuff doesn’t “just work.” Also, some nerdy talk on Mac input devices and maybe why iPhone’s camera keeps turning off your audio.…
17: Avoid the Dingus
Oct 30, 2015 • 68 min
This week, Jim and Merlin talk about fast food, Jim’s Release Notes talk, running your own business, and what they each look forward to with the new Apple TV. Brought to you by: Igloo: An intranet you’ll actually like. Wealthfront: A simple, low-cost,…
16: Another Level
Oct 23, 2015 • 77 min
Jim and Merlin talk about presentations, Apple Watch apps, and the maritime Canadian provinces. Brought to you by: Igloo: An intranet you’ll actually like. Wealthfront: A simple, low-cost, automated investment service that makes it easy to invest your…
15: Just Like My Men
Oct 14, 2015 • 76 min
Jim and Merlin talk Apple Watch workouts, playing guitar at parties, and break the fourth wall. Brought to you by: Igloo: An intranet you’ll actually like. Wealthfront: A simple, low-cost, automated investment service that makes it easy to invest your…
14: Hey Dingus!
Sep 25, 2015 • 89 min
Jim and Merlin talk about appreciating ‘good enough’ and how to start playing guitar, and Merlin gets really excited about his new Amazon Echo. Sponsored by: Wealthfront — A simple, low-cost, automated investment service that makes it easy to invest your…
13: Have You Thought About Not Being Sad?
Aug 31, 2015 • 83 min
Jim and Merlin talk about procrastination, software privacy, and swap live-performance horror-stories. Sponsored by Casper — An obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price. Use code ‘entersandman’ to save $50. Hover — The best way to buy…
12: Don’t Provoke the Crow
Aug 27, 2015 • 83 min
Jim and Merlin talk about beta software, bass players, and how to minimize stress when traveling. Sponsored by Casper — An obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price. Use code ‘entersandman’ to save $50. Hover — The best way to buy and…
11: I Haven’t Heard Salad Dressing in Years
Aug 13, 2015 • 86 min
Jim and Merlin talk about amps, their Apple wish lists, and how they choose who to listen to on the internet. Sponsored by Casper — An obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price. Use code ‘entersandman’ to save $50. Hover — The best way to…
Special Guest: John Gruber
Jul 25, 2015 • 90 min
Jim talks to a blogger named John Gruber about remastered music, Apple’s earnings report, and respect from readers. Brought to you by: Backblaze — Unlimited online backups. Automatic — An adapter that plugs into your car’s diagnostic port. 20% off for TDR…
9: 17 Surprising Reasons Your Hair May Be on Fire
Jul 20, 2015 • 79 min
Merlin and Jim talk about the future, whether we’re happy with the direction Apple is going, non-technical things that give us joy, David Gilmore, and underrated guitarists.
8: Polka Band from Cleveland
Jul 9, 2015 • 68 min
Merlin and Jim talk about Apple Music.
7: 👊💩
Jul 1, 2015 • 86 min
Merlin and Jim talk about Taylor Swift and heavy metal. Hover — Hover is the best way to buy and manage domain names. Use code FRETNOISE for 10% off. Casper — An obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price. Harry’s — Go to Harrys.com and…
6: It Started With a Walk
Jun 24, 2015 • 78 min
Essential apps, what makes a great app, and some stuff about KISS. Hover — Hover is the best way to buy and manage domain names. Use code FRETNOISE for 10% off. Casper — An obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price. Harry’s — Go to…
5: The Pointy Part
Jun 16, 2015 • 77 min
Jim and Merlin recap WWDC and talk rock. Casper — An obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly fair price. Warby Parker — Premium quality, affordable eyewear.
4: Mistaken for Duck Dynasty
Jun 9, 2015 • 78 min
Merlin and Jim talk about TV. Hover — Hover is the best way to buy and manage domain names. Use code GREENBOTTLE for 10% off. Harry’s — Go to Harrys.com and use the promo code BEARDLESS to save $5 off your first purchase!
3: Hogshead of Lard
Jun 1, 2015 • 87 min
Jim and Merlin cover all of the exciting news from this year’s Google IO conference. MyFitnessPal.com — Free Calorie Counter, Diet & Exercise Journal Withings PACO DE LUCIA , John McLaughlin , AL DI MEOLA — YouTube Mapbox — Mapbox lets iOS developers add…
2: The Least Friendly Canadian
May 25, 2015 • 79 min
Merlin and Jim have some fun with reader questions, talk about Apple’s MacBook lineup, look at the benefits of sleep tracking, and give some advice on guitar software for beginners. The Dalrymple Report Home Page The Dalrymple Report RSS Feed The…
1: Fish and Lumber
May 18, 2015 • 99 min
Jim Dalrymple and Merlin Mann talk about firsts, staying healthy and active, and the virtues of consistent beer. Sponsored by: Cards Against Humanity — A party game for horrible people. Hover — The best way to buy and manage domain names. Use coupon code…