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Ruby on Rails Podcast #332: 2020 Ruby on Rails Community Survey with Robby Russell

August 19, 2020 at 12:00PM • 30 minutes

Robby is the creator of Oh My Z-Shell, host of the Maintainable Software Podcast, and CEO of Planet Argon. On his second appearance, he and Brittany review the results of the 2020 Ruby on Rails Community Survey.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


5by5 at the Movies #98: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 98 - "13 Year Old Me Was Awful"

August 19, 2020 at 4:00AM • 41 minutes

Whew... this week we talk about what theaters are doing, why they're doing it, and what we think they should do. I mean... there is some news, but we focus on the seats.

PLUS: "Space Jam 2"'s new awful uniform, Blumhouse is a powerhouse, and why won't Kevin Smith ever get to take a nap?

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Home Work #238: The Unfunded Mandate of Technology with Mike T. Rose

August 18, 2020 at 3:00PM • 59 minutes

This week, Harry and Dave chat with TUAW Fellow, Mike T. Rose, who goes in-depth on his virtual whiteboard plan for holding successful and efficient remote meetings.

Hosted by Dave Caolo & Harry Marks.


Back to Work #491: You and Your Hog

August 18, 2020 at 2:45PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

DISCUSSED: time is hard; X-Men for eight cellos; in follow-up, Dan has some clues for troubleshooting his jumpy screen; it's valuable to understand what problem you didn't solve; then, of course, comes the extended weekly airing of COVID grievances; Merlin needs advice on choosing a Zoom recorder; check out Dan's new thing!; recommendations for Ted Lasso and Ethan Hunt; some lessons to bring home from vacation; plus, some more reckons on life after COVID.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


DLC #352: Danny Peña: Halo Infinite delay, Fortnite removed from iOS, Zelda Skyward Sword on Switch, Avengers Beta, Tony Hawk Pro Skater, Touryst, Undermine

August 17, 2020 at 1:00AM • 1 hour 47 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Danny Pena from Gamertag Radio to the show this week to discuss the Halo Infinite delay to 2021 and it ramifications for Xbox Series X, Fortnight being pulled from Google and iOS app stores, another Zelda remake possibility, and more!

The Playlist: Streets of Rage 4, Final Fantasy VII, Phantasy Star Online 2, Tony Hawk Pro Skter 1 & 2, Avengers Beta, Touryst, Undermine

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Critical Path #249: A Sane Amount of Cash

August 16, 2020 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 29 minutes

Horace answers even more #CriticalQuestions about Apple's Q2 Earnings call, shares his thoughts on P/E and explains why it's better to not have 750 billion dollars.

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


Road Work #194: The World According to Roderick

August 13, 2020 at 11:45AM • 1 hour 12 minutes

John and Dan discuss the constant low-grade infection he thinks he has.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


5by5 at the Movies #97: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 97 - "13 Year Old Inner Goth"

August 12, 2020 at 11:00AM • 38 minutes

This week! Hippie H8er throws us a fin, Keith admits he doesn't understand entertainment law, a BUNCH of opinions on Jared Leto, and more!

Plus: Blockbuster is BACK BABY.

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #330: Oh My Zsh & Maintainable Rails with Robby Russell

August 12, 2020 at 6:30AM • 31 minutes

Making his first appearance since 2018, Robby Russell is back on the show. Robby is the creator of Oh My Z-Shell, host of the Maintainable Software Podcast, and CEO of Planet Argon, a software consultancy that improves existing Ruby on Rails applications and makes them more maintainable.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


Home Work #237: Zettelkasten and Noguchi Filing Systems

August 11, 2020 at 3:00PM • 28 minutes

This week, Harry talks about how he's getting started with the Zettelkasten note-taking method, while Dave discusses the Noguchi filing system.

Hosted by Dave Caolo & Harry Marks.