Return of a Tweeting Trump, Remembering the iPod & Double Tap Goes on the Road

Welcome to a special episode of Double Tap. Steven and Shaun hit the road and actually meet up in person for the first time in years to record the show from the Crowne Plaza hotel in London. Not only that, but they are joined by a very special guest…

In this week’s tech news, Apple have finally announced that they are to no longer producing the iPod Touch. Once the current stock has gone that will be it. Love them or hate them, you can’t deny that Apple changed not only the tech world but also the world of marketing and design too, and it could be argued that the iPod was the start of it all. We take a look back at this iconic device.

Next, Elon Musk has said that if his bid to buy Twitter is successful, he would lift the Twitter ban on Donald Trump. He called the decision to ban the former U.S. President morally wrong and stupid. Trump has said he’s not interested in returning to Twitter but time will tell. The free speech debate continues…

We wrap up the show with Steven’s truck story and a request for your opinion on monthly subscription costs for apps. Do you support the model or do you think apps should always simply be a one-off payment? Let us know by emailing the show: [email protected]