Vector is at the crossroads of technology and humanity. Every week Rene Ritchie, Georgia Dow, Guy English, Dave Wiskus, and friends talk about the latest stories, the biggest issues, and how the affect all of us.
Dave Wiskus and Lex Friedman talk with interesting people about anything but work.
Review is all about pop culture — movies, television, and comics old and new. Every week we round up the TV shows that were, and once a month or so we talk about the latest blockbusters, and the classics movies from the 80s. With Dave Wiskus, Rene Ritchie, Guy English, Georgia Dow, Matt Drance, and Don Melton.
There's a television renaissance going on. At no other time have so many great shows been on at the same time. At no other time could we watch them in our living room and on our tablets and phones, on networks and over the internet. The TV Show talks about that renaissance in storytelling and technology, focusing on the week of programming that was. That currently includes Arrow, Agents of SHIELD, 24, Mad Men, Game of Thrones, and Big Bang Theory. With Dave Wiskus and Rene Ritchie.
Lex and Dave chat with "Weird Al" Yankovic because honestly it's not like any of us had somewhere else to be.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is here and we dig into the plot, the characters, the themes, the movies, and what the anthology movies mean for the saga and Star Wars in general!By Don Melton, Matt Drance, Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
The Force Awakens is the first proper Star Wars movie in decades, so Georgia, Matt, Guy, Don, and Rene dive into the new JJ Abrams film with full 80s show gusto! Show notes The Force Awakens on StarWars.com The Force Awakens on Wikipedia The Force Awakens on IMDB Matt's Force Awakens review Rene's Force Awakens Edit Panel Georgia Dow Guy English Ma…
Georgia, Don, and Rene talk Marvel’s Jessica Jones, the Netflix series by Melissa Rosenberg, based on the comic by Brian Michael Bendis, starring Krysten Ritter, David Tennant, and a cast of brutally messed up non-Super heroes.By Georgia Dow, Don Melton, Rene Ritchie
Georgia’s colleague Sandra Reich joins us to talk about the importance of sleep in a world where technology, culture, and stress conspire to keep us from it.By Georgia Dow, Rene Ritchie, Sandra Reich
We go back in time to talk about 1985, and 1955, and a little about 2015, as seen through the lens and adventures of Marty McFly and Doc Brown Robert Zemeckis' Back to the Future movie and trilogy. With Don Melton, Matt Drance, Guy English, Rene Ritchie.By Don Melton, Matt Drance, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
Georgia and Rene talk to AnnMaria De Mars—Wold Judo Championships gold medalist, PhD in Educational Psychology, CEO of 7 Generation Games, and mother of four phenomenal children, including UFC champion Ronda Rousey—about courage, motivation, education, and more!By Georgia Dow, Rene Ritchie, AnnMaria De Mars
Casey Liss joins Georgia, Guy, and Rene to talk about Apple TV, the developer lottery, making games, improving the App Store, 16 GB iPhones, and so much more!By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Casey Liss
Ashley Madison and content blocker follow up, Apple TV gaming and programming, round vs. square wearable displays, watch usage, and more! With Georgia, Guy, and Rene.By Dow, English, Ritchie, Wiskus
Ad blocker redux, the Creative Apocalypse, Don't be Apple, Samsung fridge hack, with James Thomson of PCalc, Georgia Dow, Dave Wiskus, and Rene RitchieBy Dow, English, Ritchie, Wiskus
Diving with sharks, Alphabet, NSA + AT&T, Amazon and startup culture, ad blocking ethics, Apple diversity, personal projects. With Georgia, Guy, Dave, Rene, and special guest Ashley Nelson-Hornstein. Show notes Alphabet The Alphabet of Google A and Google B Do you trust Larry Page? NSA Spying Relies on AT&T’s ‘Extreme Willingness to Help’ Inside Am…
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (trust us!), Ronda Rousey, keynotes, driving really fast, hacking cars, screen time for kids, and what makes Georgia Dow so lethal. Also with Rene Ritchie and special guest Matt Drance. Show notes Smash Gyms BJJ Ronda Rousey Rickson Gracie Matt Drance: What The Race Track Taught Me About Software Development Stay there, I just l…
MPAA vs. Google, what went wrong with Google+, hacking our cars and homes, Prison Architects, Pluto, and Batman vs. Superman vs. Suicide Squad. With Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, and special guest Tiffany Arment. Show notes ReplayKit MPAA Emails Reveal Plan To Run Anti-Google Smear Campaign Via Today Show And WSJ Google dropping Google+ l…
Star Wars and what it means to us, from the original movie to the sequels, through the dark times of the prequels, and looking ahead to what awakens next. With Serenity Cadlwell, Matt Drance, Guy English, Don Melton, Rene RitchieBy Serenity Cadlwell, Matt Drance, Guy English, Don Melton, Rene Ritchie
Avengers: Age of Ultron is here and we've assembled the summer blockbuster panel to — Georgia Dow, Guy English, Clayton Morris, Rene Ritchie, and Dave Wiskus — to review it. Got no strings on us!By Dow, Drance, English, Melton, Wiskus, Ritchie
Nintendo going mobile, Google Glass goofs no goofs, Android without Google, don't drink and Meerkat, Becoming Steve Jobs, and Facebook owning your news. With Georgia, Guy, and Rene.By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
Superfish follow up, ResearchKit, Facebook's new community standards, HBO Now, Creepy Barbie, and some TV talk! With Anthony, Georgia, Guy, and Rene.By Anthony Casella, Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
Leonard Nimoy, Cindy Crawford photo redux, fraudulent Apple Pay fraud, Sony fallout and what it means for Spider-Man. With Georgia Dow, Guy English, and Rene Ritchie.By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
Listicles in school and education in the digital age, Apple car rumors, battery technology, and what Apple does, Cindy Crawford sans Photoshop, and reviews in verse. With Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, and Dave WiskusBy Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dave Wiskus
Guy destroys Georgia’s dreams of a Holodeck, are you still using our iPads, would a stylus pen make a difference, Rene talks the realities of running an Apple blog (which are all doomed, apparently), and Dave goes to Hogwarts, leaving the Candians.By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
Legend is Ridley Scott's 1985 fantasy adventure starring Tom Cruise, Mia Sara, and Tim Curry. So gather round as a bunch of nerds who require the solace of the night get together to talk about it, and it's much better Director's Cut. With Don Melton, Matt Drance, Guy English, and Rene Ritchie.By Don Melton, Matt Drance, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
Microsoft has HoloLens, Google has Glass, Facebook has Oculus — what does Apple have or need? Also, AR/VR ads, YouTube alternatives, and the search for Guy. With Dave Wiskus, Georgia Dow, Rene Ritchie.By Georgia Dow, Rene Ritchie, Dave Wiskus
Dave reads 1-star reviews, Georgia reads 5-star reviews, Guy serenades, we talk Google Glass, Amazon and Woody Allen, and iTunes as an indie publisher or studio. Then Rene stops recording. (Note: Audio turned out weird this week. We're investigating. Sorry folks!)By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dave Wiskus
Guy mutes us. Dave reads our reviews. Charlie Hebdo. Golden Globes. Tribalism. Comedy. David Cameron vs. Snapchat and WhatsApp. Selfie and belfie sticks. Georgia and Rene talk CES 2015. And then it gets weird. Show notes British Prime Minister suggests banning some online messaging apps Beyond NSA, FBI is assuming a larger surveillance role Charlie…
It's a Vector New Year's spectacular — Guy English has gone missing, Rene Ritchie's off at a fundraiser, and so Georgia Dow and Dave Wiskus call in Joe Cieplinski to help them discuss all the controversial social technology stories of 2014.By Georgia Dow, Dave Wiskus, Joe Cieplinski
Tech is screwing with our sleep cycles, so how do we stop it? What happens when your Facebook friend says something racist or sexist? Muting vs. unfollowing on Twitter. And Secret… why?! With Georgia Dow, Dave Wiskus, Rene Ritchie, and Manoush Zomorodi of New Tech City.By Georgia Dow, Dave Wiskus, Rene Ritchie, Manoush Zomorodi
Join Dave Wiskus, Jaimee Newberry, and Lex Friedman as they take a magical holiday journey and revisit some old friends.
We could talk about men's fashions and industrialization all day, but sadly Christmas must intrude. And by that we mean the best 80s Christmas movie of them all — Die Hard! In other words: Ho. Ho. Ho. Now we have a podcast! With Don Melton, Matt Drance, Guy English, and Rene Ritchie.By Don Melton, Matt Drance, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
The Sony Studios hack: Can they survive and how will employees handle personal information leaks? Apple and eBooks: Was it anti-trust or a kangaroo court? Extension rejections: What's going on with the App Store? With Anthony Casella, Georgia Dow, Rene Ritchie, Christina WarrenBy Anthony Casella, Georgia Dow, Rene Ritchie, Christina Warren
Voices in our heads, who owns our stuff, conference compensation, the right to be forgotten, and assault during art. With Joe Cieplinsk, Georgia Dow, Guy English, and Dave WiskusBy Joe Cieplinsk, Georgia Dow, Guy English, Dave Wiskus
Art vs. artist follow up in light of Bill Cosby, Uber and Sarah Lacey, should Google be split up?, and the App Store goes (RED). With Georgia Dow, Guy English, Dave Wiskus, and Rene Ritchie.By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dave Wiskus
(This version fixes audio issues.) Dave wants to stage a podcast intervention, Guy wants nothing to do with Snapcash, and Rene wonders if Taylor Swift would worry about the devaluation of apps. Georgia rolls with it.By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dave Wiskus
Tim Cook is proud to be gay, Obama wants Net Neutrality, the next great divide, the importance of role-models, diversity vs. inclusivity, and looking back 100 years from now. With Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dave Wiskus, and Soroush Khanlou. Show notes Tim Cook speaks up Thank you, Tim Cook Net Neutrality: President Obama's Plan for a Free and Open …
Wolfgang Petersen's The NeverEnding Story, based on the book by Michael Ende, involves quests to save the world, flights on Luck Dragons, and shouting Moonchild! at the top of your lungs. 30 years later, how does it hold up? Don Meltion, Guy English, Matt Drance, and Rene Ritchie discuss!By Don Melton, Matt Drance, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
Are reviews valuable? CurrentC gets hacked. Turning notifications off. Checking into hotels with your iPhone. Can you like art even if you don’t like the artist? With Georgia Dow, Dave Wiskus, Rene Ritchie, and special guest Marco Arment. Show notes In-depth look at CurrentC privacy CurrentC email address breach Starwood iPhone key cards Cops can f…
Castle manages to escape cliffhanger hell, and not just the character, SHIELD is actually… not bad again? (Though cautious pessimism remains.) More on Arrow, Flash, and Gotham, and catching up on Doctor Who. With Dave Wiskus and Rene Ritchie.By Dave Wiskus, Rene Ritchie
Making more debt than money, Apple Pay vs. CurrentC, software as art, #GamerGate, and paintball mishaps. With Georgia Dow, Guy English, Dave Wiskus, Rene Ritchie.By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dave Wiskus
From the Arrow premiere and Flash premieres, to Gotham and SHIELD, we’re talking comic book TV shows — and how they’re getting… better?! With Dave Wiskus, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dan Moren, Jay TorresBy Dave Wiskus, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dan Moren, Jay Torres
Georgia talks Satya Nadella's videos, Guy talks 5K iMac vs. new Mac Pro, and Dave and Rene come to the defense of iPad photographers.By Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Dave Wiskus
Live from Çingleton, Rene talks Satya Nadella and the pay gap, Georgia talks online bullying, Guy talks iOS 8 adoption rates, Dave talks conference conversation. With special guest Vicki Murley, former Safari evangelist at Apple. Show notes Çingleton Microsoft CEO Suggests Women Not Ask for Raises, Trust in 'Karma' @satyanadella on Twitter Satya Na…
Guy’s big iPhone is too big, Christina’s clutch is too small, Georgia explains the psychology of kids and gaming, the Kardashian game is inclusively, nudely, bananas, someone shot JR, Rene’s smart TV interface sucks, and Dave’s still away. With Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, and special guest Christina Warren of Mashable. Sponsored by: Go …
Jessie Char couldn't get an iPhone 6, but she did join us to talk about Bendgate, iOS 8.0.1 and the coverage thereof, the realities of running an indie dev company, and more! With Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene RitchieBy Georgia Dow, Guy English, Rene Ritchie, Jessie Char
If there’s something strange in your neighborhood, who you gonna call? Chances are everyone knows that answer, because in the 30 years since it debuted Ghostbusters can become one of the most iconic movies of the 80s. And Don, Matt, Guy, and Rene are crossing the streams to talk all about it!By Don Melton, Matt Drance, Guy English, Rene Ritchie
Vector is a news and analysis show focusing on the biggest stories, hottest trends, and most important issues in technology and popular culture. On this week's show, we talk about how we chose our new iPhones — except for Guy who just downloaded iOS 8 — and what we think of them, iPhone scalpers and questions of racism, U2's supposed plans to bring…
With the new TV season starting, this’ll be our last top-to-bottom Who show, so we go out on a… what do you call a mix of weird and often maddening new Doctor episodes exactly? From demented Daleks (again!) to golden arrows to childhood terrors, we try to figure out what’s going on… and why!By Dave Wiskus, Rene Ritchie
Follow up on the Apple Watch and Apple Pay announcements. What we got right and wrong, and whether we'll be getting watches, which watches, and trusting mobile payments. Also, what fashion and commerce mean for Apple as a company, the fallout from free U2 albums, and stunned reactions to what happened at Macworld and IDG. With Dave Wiskus, Georgia …
Follow up on iCloud and security, hacking accounts, increasing your personal security, stolen nudity vs. gender-based censorship, mobile payments and trust issues. With Georgia Dow, Dave Wiksus, Rene Ritchie, and guest Nick Arnott. (Recorded before the Apple Event.) Show notes Every Man Is Responsible For His Own Soul How I Hacked My Own iCloud Acc…
The Day of the Doctor brings together Ten and Eleven, and introduces War. How do they handle rubber He-Man monsters? Time of the Doctor has Matt Smith's last stand. Can Moffat payoff on The Silence and Question? And Peter Capaldi's run as Twelve starts off with a giant t-rex in London and a new big bad. Does the latest Doctor get off to a good star…
Nude celebrity photos stolen and illegally distributed, the blame game, privacy awareness and the interface design challenge, private camera mode, the lack of facial and body language cues in Internet communications, Twitter fights, and Apple, Motorola, and making smart watches usable. With Georgia Dow, Guy English, Dave Wiskus, and Rene Ritchie. S…
Jonas Gruber joins us to talk about Batman, Minecraft, Doctor Who, and how terrible 2001: A Space Odyssey really is.