Michael and Alex debate the benefits of Apple acquiring Formula 1 racing manufacturer McLaren. Is it purely for the patents? The technology, a bit of everything? There’s also a little follow up on our ongoing discussion regarding the future of autonomous vehicles, where they’re taking us, and how the iPhone 7 camera is truly amazing.
Last Friday Michael and Alex did a precursor to iPhone 7 launch discussion. Of course we’re now posting it after the event, so it may be interesting to hear what stuff actually came true.
Michael and Alex delve into the extremely disappointing game: No Man’s Sky. Why did it fail and what does it mean for games driven entirely by procedural events?
Michael talks to Alex about what a future would look like with an Apple Car subscription service. Tap to subscribe and get a ride anywhere you need, via autonomous Apple Car. Also, will the government ever step in and demand that we, as a society, must abolish human piloted vehicles?
Special guest, K. Tempest Bradford (Sci-Fi & fantasy author) joins The Impromptu for a discussion about Twitter’s continued reluctance and/or inability to provide the necessary tools to users to combat harassment and abuse. Since the recording of this episode, Twitter has announced the addition of some tools that will hopefully help a lot of people manage their timeline. A link is provided in the show notes to their announcement.