All Episodes

Back to Work #485: Travis County, P.I.

July 7, 2020 at 2:30PM • 1 hour 14 minutes

DISCUSSED: Merlin has flies in his bathroom; Dan's town is really going through some times; there's some COVID talk, duh; Merlin solved a very strange iOS beta bug; main topic involves some thoughts on the Apple betas and the tantalizing future that they imply; Dan has a new keyboard and an accompanying conspiracy theory; leathers men are discussed; and, finally, Merlin needs to use the bathroom—provided the flies will allow it.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

DLC #346: Adam Leonhardt: NBA 2K21, Xbox Series X, The Last of Us 2, Iron Man VR, Call of Duty Warzone, Griftlands, Half-Life Alyx

July 6, 2020 at 1:00AM • 2 hours 31 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Adam Leonhardt from Megadads back to the show this week to discuss abuse against voice actors on Twitter, a new higher price for next-gen games, a version of 2020 in which the Xbox Series X releases in August, and more!

The Playlist: The Last of Us Part II, Animal Crossing Summer Update, CoD: Warzone, Destiny 2, Griftlands

VR Talk: Iron Man VR, Half-Life Alyx

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.

5by5 at the Movies #91: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 91 - "Chiwetel Ejiofor"

July 1, 2020 at 12:00PM • 38 minutes

This week we dive into the news and sound better than ever!

Movie delays a plenty, movie theaters being pushed back, and even more Covid news. PLUS a bunch films being made we don't need but MANY we do! A breakdown of the two different "Pirates" movie installments we're getting - and why Chris Nolan is an A-Hole.

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.

Ruby on Rails Podcast #324: Rails::Engine with Vladimir Dementyev

July 1, 2020 at 9:00AM • 23 minutes

Vladimir Dementyev is a mathematician who found his happiness in programming Ruby and Erlang, contributing to open source and being an Evil Martian. He is the author of AnyCable, TestProf and an advocate for building monoliths with Rails Engines.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.

The Critical Path #247: Usually, You Say CPUs

July 1, 2020 at 9:00AM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Horace looks back on WWDC 2020 and shares his thoughts on Apple Silicon and the road ahead.

Hosted by Horace Dediu, Anders Brownworth, and Judd Rubin.

Road Work #189: An Economy of Popsicle Sticks

June 30, 2020 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

This week's discussion includes audio interfaces, politics, and the world.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.

Back to Work #484: Default Settings for America

June 30, 2020 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 15 minutes

DISCUSSED: the things we can and cannot do anything about; the things that can and cannot change; and the wisdom to know all of the differences.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

Home Work #231: Homescreens

June 29, 2020 at 11:00AM • 40 minutes

Harry and Dave break down all the apps they use to run their work and personal lives on their iPhone homescreens.

Hosted by Dave Caolo & Harry Marks.

DLC #345: Shawn Kittelsen: Cyberpunk 2077, Marvel's Avengers, Xbox Series X, Suicide Squad Kills the Justice League, Last of Us Part 2, Desperadoes III, Deep Rock Galactic, Deck of Ashes

June 29, 2020 at 12:00AM • 3 hours 17 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome the writer of Mortal Kombat 11, Injustice 2, and the Image comic book Heart Attack, Shawn Kittelsen to the show to discuss new Cyberpunk 2077 info, new Marvel's Avengers info, new Rocksteady DC comics game info, and a possible subscription to the Xbox Series X hardware!

The Playlist: Desperadoes III, Deep Rock Galactic, Rocket League, Ring Fit Adventure, The Witcher 3, Deck of Ashes, Blade & Sorcery Update 8

Parting Gifts!

BONUS CONTENT: David Chen and Dan Trachtenberg join Jeff and Christian for a spoiler-filled discussion of The Last of Us Part 2

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.

Ruby on Rails Podcast #323: Keen to Keeping Using Ruby with Nick Schwaderer

June 24, 2020 at 6:00AM • 28 minutes

The cat is out of the bag! Nick Schwaderer is back to answer all of Brittany's questions about his new role at Chef. They also dive into graphic design/typography, Ruby's popularity and the new minimal Rails app skeleton generator.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.