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27th June 2021 at 11:34am

Welcome

This is Rickipedia, a comprehensive repository of information about the ever-evolving Apple prediction game played on Connected by hosts Stephen Hackett, Myke Hurley, and Federico Viticci.

“Better than, maybe, anything else I’ve ever seen on the Internet ever”
— Myke Hurley

Browse the extensive selection of scores and stats, a breakdown of picks by topic, a copy of The Bill of Rickies with a changelog, search the database or just the picks, and more.

✨ What's new

A digital version of The Tricky trophy is here to help you correctly set your official trophy or your MagTricky.

There is now a tool for seeing and searching for Ineligible Picks as per the new rules.

All too often, predicting Apple's actions is less about knowing what they will do and more about knowing when. In the newest topic category, see each pick that was graded as incorrect not because it was wrong, just Ahead of Its Time. Also, see which host is most prone to be a Buzzkill, predicting that Apple will disappoint some of its customers.

Early on in The Rickies, Myke was famous for putting too many details into his picks. To approximate a measure of this, there is now a "Pick conditions" count for each pick in the database, and a page to give an overview. This lets us see the differences in success between simple picks and complex ones.

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About

This exercise in nerdery about nerdery was put together by me, Jason Biatek (pronounced "bee-attic", he/him).

Corrections and additional information are more than welcome. Any wiki editing controls that you may find won't work — your edits will just be in your browser and will disappear on reload. Instead, open an issue on GitHub preferably, or you can also email me at [my first name] at [my last name] dot net. One easy task that anyone can do is look at this page and let me know if any of these picks have since come true.

This page is built with TiddlyWiki, which is a nifty single page wiki tool with lots of options for taking little bits of information and composing them together in different ways. When I realized that, my mind jumped to the many, many little bits of information in The Rickies, and I just had to try it out.

As a single page wiki, the page URL doesn't change as items are opened. To link to specific items, use the menu in the top right of each item and select "permalink" to create a link to just that item, or "permaview" to create a link to all items currently open. There is also a "static link" which is a lightweight, JavaScript-free version of the item.

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