The Prompt was a weekly panel discussion on technology, and the culture surrounding Apple and related companies. It was hosted by Federico Viticci, Myke Hurley, and Stephen Hackett. The Prompt became Connected when Relay FM launched.



Latest Episodes

#27: Cinderella And The 9 Dwarfs

December 19th, 2013 · 59 minutes

This week – without their Southern Belle – Federico and Myke discuss iOS7 design and accessibility options, the new Mac Pro and Federico’s new iPhone.

#26: What the Bleep is a Pepper Jack?

December 12th, 2013 · 73 minutes

This week, free of British tyranny, Federico and Stephen discuss iBeacons, Feedly, Federico’s friends and Stephen’s new business idea.

#25: A Skilled Keypunch Operator

December 5th, 2013 · 70 minutes

This week, the young men of The Prompt are taught many things by the good Dr. Drang.

#24: Two Weeks of Repressed Emotions

November 28th, 2013 · 89 minutes

This week, Federico returns with lots to say to Stephen and Myke about working on the iPad.

#23: Radioactive Chocolate Cake

November 20th, 2013 · 62 minutes

This week, Jason Snell puts on his best Italian accent and joins Stephen and Myke to talk about online collaboration, keyboards and the third rail of 5by5 podcasting — comic books.

#22: The Barter System

November 14th, 2013 · 71 minutes

Joined by Matthew Alexander, Stephen and Myke wade through a mountain of follow-up, discuss the iPad mini with Retina display, Netflix, fitness trackers and the means of payment used in Tennessee, Hawaii and parts of Europe.

#21: Screenshot Patrol

November 7th, 2013 · 63 minutes

This week, Myke, Federico and Stephen re-visit iWork and product screenshots, then discuss the iPad Air and Everpix.


October 31st, 2013 · 80 minutes

This week on The Prompt, Federico, Myke and Stephen talk about new apps, complain about the miserable service that is iWork for iCloud and think aloud about FaceTime Audio.

#19: OS X Viterbos

October 24th, 2013 · 87 minutes

This week, Stephen, Myke and Federico talk about OS X Mavericks, break down the news from Apple’s fall event and complain about GarageBand.

#18: The Federico Special

October 16th, 2013 · 69 minutes

With Stephen away this week, Federico and Myke spend some time discussing the magic behind iOS automation and URL schemes. They finish the show with a short discussion about Nintendo (of course).