About the show

A weekly talk show ruminating on exactly what is wrong in the world of Apple and related technologies and businesses. Nothing is so perfect that it can't be complained about. Hosted by John Siracusa & Dan Benjamin.


  • Episode 4: 4: iOS vs. The World

    February 4th, 2011  |  1 hr 4 mins

    John Siracusa and Dan Benjamin revisit Mac OS X Lion and TV devices, then discuss the possibilities for iOS world domination.

  • Episode 3: 3: The Mouse is Not a Finger

    January 28th, 2011  |  1 hr 9 mins

    John Siracusa and Dan Benjamin do some follow-up on the topic of backups, then talk about Mac OS X Lion and the future of Mac OS X.

  • Episode 2: 2: Backup Vortex

    January 21st, 2011  |  1 hr 14 mins

    John Siracusa and Dan Benjamin tie up some loose ends from the TV show before talking about backups, the onus on Apple to make them work, Apple's past and present attempts, the failings of external hard drives, personal backup regimes, and online backups.

  • Episode 1: 1: Dream Crusher

    January 14th, 2011  |  57 mins 45 secs

    John Siracusa and Dan Benjamin discuss the sad state of TV technology, why TiVo sucks (but is still better than the alternatives), and why Apple has demurred.