Well, it appears we all survived the onslaught of Apple news last week and have stumbled into that awkward in-between time in the Apple press where we know what Apple is releasing, but we can’t get our hands on any of it yet. I for one am over the moon for 3D Touch and am a little let down by the iPad Pro.
But enough about Apple, let’s get to what we all came here for today: goodies! First up is an incredibly moving interview between Stephen Colbert and Vice Predident Joe Biden. It’s not your normal late night interview by any means, and I hope you take the time to watch.
- Destiny: The Taken King (PS4/XBO/PS3/X360)
- Forza Motorsport 6 (XBO)
- NHL 16 (PS4/XBO)
- Skylanders: SuperChargers (All on Sunday)
Bite Size Tech: Episode 19
Links of Note
- From Products to Platforms – Stratechery
- How the new NFL extra point rule could change football – Vox
- All about that base: Metal Gear Solid 5’s FOBs are glorious – Eurogamer
- The Day Kanye West Killed Gangsta Rap – Complex
- The Smart UI Design Behind Apple’s Frictionless 3D Touch – Wired
- The @font-face dilemma – Viget
- The New Apple Era – Above Avalon
Swag of the Week
iA Writer is a delightful writing app for the Mac, iOS, and Android. It’s a little more minimal than my typical writing app, Byword, but iA Writer sets itself apart with beautiful typography and cool navigational gestures. I still love Byword, but I find myself constantly falling back in love with Writer.