What better way to tie a bow around 2009 and kick it to the curb then with another edition of Mac Pundit Showdown—our blend of Mac industry commentary, game show-style competition, and occasionally bothersome sound effects? Well, there are probably many better ways, but that’s the podcast we ended up recording this time around.
And what a panel we’ve assembled to give 2009 a proper send-off, with each of our three contestants a past winner on Pundit Showdown. Who will emerge victorious when editorial director Jason Snell, senior editor Dan Frakes, and senior editor Roman Loyola face off in a triangular battle of wits? There’s only one way to find out…
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If you’re wondering why this format might seem familiar, we’ve shamelessly cribbed it from the BBC Radio program
Fighting Talk (subscribe to it via
iTunes), as we explain in greater detail in
the shownotes for our first-ever pundit showdown.
Jason Snell triumphed in that podcast as well as in
our second edition. Dan Frakes won the day in
Pundit Showdown III while Roman Loyola snapped his losing streak in
Pundit Showdown IV.
For more year-end wrap-ups, be sure to read Macworld’s reviews of
the year for business users, the
year in home entertainment, and the
year that was for creative professionals as well as
digital photographers. We also look at the past year from an
Are you a company exhibiting at Macworld Expo 2010, and you’re interested in the Best of Show awards that Roman talked about?
Learn more about the 2010 Best of Show.