Special guest John Moltz returns to the show. Topics include Larry Tesler and his “no modes” mantra for UI design, the state of malware on the Mac, third-party default apps on iOS, Apple and the coronavirus outbreak, and a record number of tips and tricks.
Kolide: User-focused security for teams that Slack.
Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code talkshow for 10% off your first order.
Away: Because this season, everyone wants to get Away.
Chris Espinosa on Tesler’s heuristic for smart paste.
John Markoff’s NYT obituary.
Malwarebytes’s “State of Mac Malware in 2020” report:
Dan Goodin’s report last month for Ars Technica on scam “Adobe Flash” installers.
Mark Gurman claims Apple is considering third-party default apps for iOS 14.
How to enable the startup chime on new Mac hardware.
On Apple’s attempts to stiff retail employees for time spent waiting in bag-check lines.
The Keychron K2 mechanical Bluetooth keyboard Jason Snell convinced me to buy. (I got brown switches.)
This episode of The Talk Show was edited by Caleb Sexton.