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Ruby on Rails Podcast #277: Caching GraphQL with Michael Kelly

July 3, 2019 at 6:00AM • 27 minutes

Joining Brittany this week is Michael Kelly, a Senior Engineer with Stackshare and a passionate contributor to the open source ecosystem. He is the author of the graphql-cache gem, a caching plugin for graphql-ruby.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


5by5 at the Movies #39: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 39

July 3, 2019 at 2:00AM • 44 minutes

The first half of the episode hs the news you love, the second half is SPIDER-MAN SPOILER RIDDEN! Don't worry, we give you plenty of "heads up!" Enjoy with confidence.

This week we discuss on-the-record quotes from Daisy Ridley, Seth McFarland, and Papa Feige. Plus we chat about what's going on with the new 'Robocop' movie, and how many effects will there will be in the new Askewneverse movie.

Then spoilers. All the spoilers.

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Back to Work #433: The Muscle of Worry

July 2, 2019 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

DISCUSSED: Dan has found a terrific solution for his son's iPad case; on the benefits (and challenges) of getting away from our devices for a while; listener recommendations for YouTube keyboard commands, a book about cities, and some Disney scholarship; and, finally, your hosts respond to a listener's question about "circular thoughts."

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


DLC #293: Brian Altano: PS5, Watch Dogs Legion, Stadia pricing, Super Mario Maker 2, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Beach Buggy Racing 2, Sairento Untethered, Vadeel Immortal

July 1, 2019 at 2:00AM • 1 hour 45 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Brian Altano from IGN to the show this week to discuss the target audience of the PS5, the magic behind infinite playable characters in Watchdogs Legion, Google Stadia's game pricing, and more!

The Playlist: Super Mario Maker 2, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Beach Buggy Racing 2

VR Talk: Star Wars: Vader Immortal, Moss, Sairento Untethered

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Critical Path #229: Sausage and Jony Ive

June 30, 2019 at 10:30AM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Horace reflects on Jony Ive's departure.

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


5by5 at the Movies #38: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 38

June 26, 2019 at 1:00AM • 29 minutes

Rise and shine campers, it's news time! We chat about the new WB CEO Anna Sarnoff, current movies in production, why the world doesn't need 'Space Jam 2' and we dip into the mail bag!

Plus all the James Gunn updates and what exactly do you get with the 'Avengers: Endgame Bring Back."

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #276: Introducing ActionView::Component with Joel Hawksley

June 25, 2019 at 5:00PM • 29 minutes

Joel Hawksley is a software engineer at GitHub. He recently served as the technical lead for Project Paper Cuts, incorporating feedback from the community into GitHub. He is now the lead on introducing support for ActionView::Component into Rails core.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


Back to Work #432: Fingerspace Pollution

June 25, 2019 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 15 minutes

DISCUSSED: Merlin is a little hoarse; but what's an actual pony versus an actual little horse?; there's a lot of sadness and housing problems in the Hundred Acre Wood; the challenges of recommending starter media; the further challenges of being a media super-fan; (and how this relates to not seeing The Flintstones and stealing a copy of Fight Club from Blockbuster Video); Florida is hot; may everyone live long enough to feel bad for saying something really stupid on a podcast; is Piglet a small pig or just a pig baby?; Dan needs your help to find Cash a durable iPad case and keyboard solution; Merlin needs your help understanding the logic of keyboard media keys; to Dan, Piglet was always a baby pig; then, there's some follow-up on Disney parks; Dan again threatens to permanently ruin Disney for you, but he promises to clearly bracket it; and, finally, Dan has had it with people stealing flu valor. Just stop it, people.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


DLC #292: Carolyn Petit - Cyberpunk 2077, E3 representation, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Outer Wilds, 198X, Cadence of Hyrule, Dead Cells

June 23, 2019 at 11:00PM • 1 hour 37 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Carolyn Petit from Feminist Frequency back to the show this week to discuss Cyberpunk's responsibilities, E3's represenation, Final Fantasy 7 Remake's revisions, and more!

The Playlist: 198X, Outer Wilds, Spider-Man DLC, Dead Cells, Cadence of Hyrule

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Critical Path #228: Killer Apps

June 23, 2019 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 3 minutes

Horace checks in from the Holiday Road, sharing his thoughts on WWDC, iPadOS, Mac Pro and The Army Way.

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