Clockwise is a rapid-fire discussion of current technology issues hosted by Dan Moren and Mikah Sargent and featuring two special guests each week. Four people, four topics--and because we're always watching the clock, no episode is longer than 30 minutes.



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Latest Episodes

#367: Sitting Here Like a Sucker

October 7th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Apple event expectations, paying for cable even when we're not, early tech adoption, and the home gear we wish were smarter.

#366: There's a Microphone in My Mouth

September 30th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Amazon's Ring's Always Home Cam drone, how the pandemic has affected our social media habits, our thoughts on online services outages, and a technology retrospective.

#365: Skeuomorphism is Never Dead

September 23rd, 2020 · 29 minutes

Homescreen customization, favorite iOS 14 features and bugs, the devices on which we work, and vintage tech we coveted.

#364: The MacBook Pro Is Technically Foldable

September 16th, 2020 · 29 minutes

• Does the Apple Watch update justify the new number?
• What will Apple do with the iPad Pro now that the iPad Air has been upgraded?
• Does the Apple Watch SE hit the "sweet spot" and price and functionality?
• Was Apple right to remove the Apple Watch charging brick? Will it do the same for the iPhone 12?

#363: No Guinea Pig Applications

September 9th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Apple event hopes, finding joy, our NFC uses, and how virtual conferences have changed things for the better.

#362: My Default Mode Is Skepticism

September 2nd, 2020 · 27 minutes

What's your online fact-finding process? Is the pandemic causing our social skills to atrophy? What Apple rumors have you most — and least — excited? If you could use a high-performance virtual workstation offsite, would you? Shelly Brisbin and Joseph Rosensteel join us to answer these questions and more!

#361: Fires, Earthquakes, and Plague Zombies

August 26th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Our recent tech-related pandemic purchases, videoconferencing likes and wishes, coolest dream tech, and emergency preparedness packs.

#360: Your Laughter Is a Spoiler

August 19th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Are you a tech hypocrite? What's a social media feature you want on other social networks? Do you listen to the radio? What do you think of Dropbox's new features? Kathy Campbell, Dan Sturm, and Jason Snell join Mikah Sargent to answer these questions!

#359: Confused and Full of Starch

August 12th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Microsoft and Apple argue about cloud gaming, the iOS apps we want to run on our Macs, the future—or lack thereof—of foldable phones, and whether we'd trade our Face ID in for Touch ID.

#358: What's It Called? The Yellow One

August 5th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Can Instagram Reels take on TikTok? What are our favorite low-tech pastimes? What do we think of Disney's Mulan release? What promised future tech did we think we'd have by now? Aleen Simms and Jeremy Burge join us to answer these questions!