It's the end of the year, a time of giving. The guys talk about what's on their list of things they would like some gadgety and some not so gadgety including a cow for Sam, sort of.
- FaceTime open standard
- AppleTV Channels App
- SiliconDust HD HomeRun CONNECT
- Synology Station Network Attached Storage
- SteelSeries Nimbus MFI Game Controller
Alex's List 513-290-0121
- Swift open sourced
- Tablo TV
- Ecobee Smart Thermostat & other HomeKit enabled devices
- Apple Pencil (not aired)
- New Apple Display (not aired)
- iPad Air2 for better multi-tasking and using Sidefari
- Amazon Echo (not aired)
- Steam Machine (not aired)
- Vertical Henge Dock (not aired)
- A Cow
Wait, a cow? Yes, a cow but not for Sam. He would like all of the Shared Instance listeners to give a little back to the world by giving a family in a developing nation a leg up. Heifer International helps people in developing nations build sustainable agriculture based businesses.
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