HiFi

Welcome to the online home of HiFi, hosted by Joseph Darnell and TJ Draper.

Joseph and TJ may be a content creator and a software developer respectively, but they’re also tech enthusiasts, and, really, life enthusiasts. And in HiFi, they share their passion for Apple, media, technology, and the integration (or lack thereof) of all such things.

Welcome to the online home of HiFi, hosted by Joseph Darnell and TJ Draper.

Joseph and TJ may be a content creator and a software developer respectively, but they’re also tech enthusiasts, and, really, life enthusiasts. And in HiFi, they share their passion for Apple, media, technology, and the integration (or lack thereof) of all such things.

I Agree With My Subconscious
Ep. 27Apr. 61h 10m 2s

Did NightOwl crash? TJ explains and talks about backup strategies and more. Then there’s Safari, WWDC 2021, Apple Watch Cellular woes, Apple being bad at design, iCloud making Joe sad, and 20 years of Mac OS X / OS X / macOS.

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The Road to Ignominy
Ep. 26Mar. 241h 11m 38s

In this episode, Joseph and TJ discuss things impacting their hi fidelity life style: they dive into more Apple Watch Cellular woes, AirPods Pro quality issues and Apple’s service program for them, I’m a… Justin? Thunderbolt potentially coming to iPad, and the Twelve South HoverBar Duo for iPad. And don’t miss the post show if you have any interest in Superman and Lois on the CW or The Falcon and the Winter Soldier on Disney Plus.

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Whirlygigs and Doodads
Ep. 25Mar. 161h 4m 45s

Join TJ and Joe this week to find out everything you ever wanted to know about the LG UltraFine 4K display. Also, can you run Age of Empires on a Mac? You sure can!

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My Code is Art, Man
Ep. 24Mar. 91h 23m 24s

Do you want to be more productive? TJ and Joe may be able to help as they share their productivity methods, apps for tracking and todos, note-taking, and much more. Also up for discussion is new of the iMac Pro being discontinued and iPhone 13 rumors. And don’t miss the exciting finale of WandaVision in the post show. TJ and Joe have many thoughts to share.

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Facebook Feels Like a Junkyard
Ep. 23Mar. 21h 18m 59s

Tune in this week for Adventures in Batteryland and TJ leads you through this (un)magical place of… despair. And also up for discussion, you always wanted to pay people for the content they put on Twitter, right? Right?!? But what you really want to know is if you still need to jailbreak iPhones in 2021. It’s all up for discussion in this episode. And don’t miss the post-show discussion of WandaVision, Episodes 7 and 8.

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Mices? Mouses?
Ep. 22Feb. 161h 19m 5s

TJ and Joseph don’t know what it’s actually like to harpoon a turtle, but they’re sure it must be pretty much like the way Apple designed its Magic Mouse. And if you were a customer of Simple.com, you might want to find a new bank, since Simple is closing. TJ has settled on One Finance. And to round things out, TJ and Joseph discuss Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury. And we’re back with WandaVision in the post show!

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What is the ideal age of a product? How long do you keep a car? What is your purchasing strategy for the various things in your life? Joseph and TJ dive deep into these mysteries just for you!

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I Stand On My Shoes
Ep. 20Feb. 21h 18m 51s

To sit or to stand, that is the question that we ask of our desks. In this episode, Joe and TJ discuss standing desks, iPhone MagSafe Accessories, Keyboards, Lackluster iPhone mini sales, the latest MacBook rumors, and then in the post show, WandaVision.

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Shearing Force
Ep. 19Jan. 261h 17m 37s

Is this the year of Linux on the desktop? And what computer display should you use? And, do you need a docking station for your iPad? Sure you do. And you’ll definitely be interested in Super Mario 3D World for the switch. And for a post-show discussion, Joseph and TJ check in on WandaVision.

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They Behave Hideously
Ep. 18Jan. 191h 15m 16s

Part 2! TJ and Joe continue their tech predictions from last week, then dive into what they _wish_ to see in 2021 as well.

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