Technically Correct

Fewer hot takes, endless mimosas.

About the show

A thoughtful, unpretentious, mostly weekly conversation about the companies, ideas and products that are transforming our world. We look at what it is, why it matters and where it fits in the broader business of consumer technology. So, grab your favorite Blue Barn sandwich, put the Giants game on mute and join us.

Hosted by Ryan Fretwell and Carlos Gomez.


  • Episode 312: #RealMagic

    April 13th, 2022  |  1 hr 15 mins

    Mimosa flavored Oreos. You can have that one for free, Nabisco.

    This week: rotisserie chicken Sabermetrics, bad French accents, and Ryan tastes the Orion nebula. 🥤.

  • Episode 311: Put It On the Calendar

    April 6th, 2022  |  1 hr 18 mins

    WWDC will remain virtual this year but in an effort to build community, Apple will be sending everyone that's ever opened up Xcode a boxed lunch and a bag of Popchips.

    This week: red pandas, pizza phoning, and Marshawn's new smart home play. 💡

  • Episode 310: Windows 7 Was My Idea

    March 23rd, 2022  |  1 hr 31 mins

    4K monitors are a lot like grocery store bagels. I mean sure — technically it's food, but do you really want to edit video on one for 10 hours a day?

    Wait, maybe this analogy doesn't really work...

    This week: bipartisanship, parenting tips, and a trip to Whole Foods. 🐣

  • Episode 309: Very Precedented

    March 16th, 2022  |  1 hr 53 mins

    Turns out the key to making pineapple on pizza tolerable is to make the pizza a square. Who knew? Detroit knew.

    This week: apartment hunting on Sesame Street, recycled John Mulaney bits, and a couple of creative professionals talk extensively about the new Mac Studio. 🍎.

  • Episode 308: Bespoke Romaine Lettuce

    February 23rd, 2022  |  1 hr 31 mins

    Hypothesis: more people can locate Bolivia on an unlabeled map than can tell Bobby Flay and Tyler Florence apart.

    This week: unlit cigars, unwatched Olympic games, and unverified Apple rumors. 🥇.

  • Episode 307: Is Pepsi Okay?

    February 15th, 2022  |  1 hr 6 mins

    For a limited time, check under the lid of select gallons of Magnolia Home paint for your chance to win a free year of Discovery+!

    This week: cafeteria food, Mac rumblings, and good news coming out of New Mexico. 🌵

  • Episode 306: Mad About 8K

    February 9th, 2022  |  1 hr 47 mins

    “So Tim, it says you’re getting an A in Macs but in Services, the teacher wrote “is greedy and anticompetitive, at risk of being held back.“

    This week: morning CEO habits, twenty seven percent, and Ryan demands to see figure skating in no less than IMAX resolution. 🔭 .

  • Episode 305: The Food Pyramid Is Cancelled

    February 2nd, 2022  |  1 hr 40 mins

    The 5. The Safeway. The Batman. Sure, why not?

    This week: coin flips, fast casual Nashville tendies, and a reverse mortgage for your Google Calendar. 📆

  • Episode 304: Lucy With the Football

    January 26th, 2022  |  1 hr 41 mins

    Kate Chopin’s novel The Awakening, but this time Edna is a gingerbread mug cookie.*

    This week: dark patterns in the snack aisle, the exposure triangle of cocktails, and taste testing the Animal Crossing game cartridge. 📷.

    • If literally anyone gets this reference without Googling, I will eat my library card.
  • Episode 303: The One That’s Not EA

    January 19th, 2022  |  1 hr 44 mins

    Some folks are worried that 1Password, our north-of-the-border password manager friends, just raised a huge round and might be abandoning their everyday users. We disagree. Their history of sustainable growth and most notably, having rebuffed a hostile takeover bid Bublé/Drake Partners in 2017, speaks volumes.

    This week: gin and juice, sick Beats, and Microsoft’s M&A bet on Call Of Duty 3.11 for Workgroups being the cornerstone of its subscription gaming ambitions. 🍸.

  • Episode 302: Hamper Free Throw Percentage

    January 12th, 2022  |  1 hr 44 mins

    With this week’s news that The New York Times intends to acquire The Athletic in an all cash deal, the sports site has rapidly begun to beef up their laundromat beat coverage. Turns out Scott P. in Brooklyn is shooting 98% from the line and can’t stop won’t stop.

    This week: East Bay pretzels, Elon goes to the DMV, and The Lakers land a brand partnership with Donkey Diesel. 🐐.

  • Episode 301: Coffee Bros

    January 5th, 2022  |  1 hr 13 mins

    Clearly, George Clooney’s best role was that time in Ocean’s Fifteen when he robs the Bellagio by turning all the chips into worthless NFTs of tequila bottles. Wait, no that’s not fiction. All NFTs are BS. Like pogs, but digital.

    This week: Keanu left his heart in San Fran, celebrity booze, and Amazon breaching the trust of the local area network. 💻.

  • Episode 300: The Matricies

    December 21st, 2021  |  1 hr 31 mins

    They say good things come in threes — what about three hundreds?

    This week: Chipotlanes at the Silos, Peloton Wrapped, and a brief look back with a nod to the future. 💯💯💯.

  • Episode 299: Buzz Lightyear's LEGO Adventure

    December 8th, 2021  |  1 hr 25 mins

    With IKEA dipping more than a toe these days into the smart home world, how long until the meatballs get HomeKit compatibility?

    This week: unfettered rodent capitalism, hard-coded subs, and clickbait push notifications. 🏰.

  • Episode 298: Chocolate Minefield

    December 1st, 2021  |  1 hr 12 mins

    In the surprise collaboration nobody saw coming, Nintendo and Peloton are teaming up to bring MarioKart 64 to the Bike+. Rumble pack sold separately.

    This week: egg whites, pineapple coffee, and the friction tape for your AirBuds. 🎧.

  • Episode 297: Lower Frequencies Can Swim

    November 17th, 2021  |  1 hr 36 mins

    You can spend $700M to call it the Arena, but to true Los Angeles sports fans, it’ll always be known as the Dunder Mifflin Center.

    This week: Comcast house calls, Red re-release merch, and Big Mac headphones. 🍔.