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The Awkward Human Survival Guide #197: Ménage of the Month

February 5, 2018 at 8:00AM • 1 hour 18 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about personality-shifting boyfriends, strange rejections, and the complications of diffidence. Questions/comments/stories/whatevers? Call/text 509-AWKWARD or visit awkward.email for more options!

Special guest: Chelsea Beck, creator and host of the Ménage a Moi podcast!

Hosted by Adam Dachis, Darren Herczeg, Erica Elson, and Richard Cardenas.


DLC #218: Dude, Listen: Celeste

February 5, 2018 at 12:00AM • 1 hour 56 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Shawn Andrich from Gamer with Jobs back to the show this week to discuss Nintendo's online service, the Super Mario movie, Mario Kart Tour coming to mobile, Microsoft possibly acquiring EA, and more!

The Playlist: Monster Hunter World, Children of Morta, Celeste, Assassin's Creed: Origins, Pillars of Eternity 2

Tabletop Time: Fog of Love, Decrypto

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Road Work #98: Where Songs Come From

February 2, 2018 at 11:45PM • 1 hour 41 minutes

John explains where songs come from, and how you can help.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Diagnostics & Usage #142: Don't Mention Siri

February 2, 2018 at 6:00AM • 31 minutes

This week Joe and Cody discuss HomePod reviews, iCloud storage, Samsung Galaxy S9, iPhone SE2, Animoji, and more.

Hosted by Cody Coats & Joe Caiati.


Supercharged #186: Our DeepFake Future Emerges

February 1, 2018 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 1 minute

This week on Supercharged, Tommy and Adam discuss the controversy over machine-generated pornography, as well as Elon Musk's flamethrowers, Apple's Homepod, and the first impressions of Ben Wander's a Case of Distrust.

Hosted by Adam Dachis & Darren Herczeg.


Puromac #477: Optimizando iOS y macOS

February 1, 2018 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 21 minutes

Hoy en Puromac Fede y Flavio hablan sobre como Apple cambia planes para iOS y macOS, Q4 2018, Youtube, consejos para macOS, iOS y Bluetooth y respuestas a preguntas de twitter

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #240: Rails is Stimulating

February 1, 2018 at 9:00AM • 33 minutes

Coming back from hiatus, let's catch-up with Rails 5.1 & 5.2, the best parts of Rails in 2017, and the newest Javascript framework release of Stimulus.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.


Back to Work #361: Caveman Arithmetic

January 30, 2018 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 23 minutes

This week, Dan and Merlin talk about crazy kids' homework, Dan's exciting nerd field trips in the Bay Area, the magic of PIXAR, a handy Netflix companion site, and using Siri on Apple TV.

Things get a little heated during a discussion about all the weirdly fawning coverage of HomePod—and whether or when Apple's new speaker dingus might find a place in your hosts' lives.

Recommendations include a podcast with Hawkeye Pierce, an excellent boiled eggs recipe, and some cool TED-Ed videos.

Your hosts respond to listener feedback about bitter Nintendo cartridges and field an interesting question about creating consumer-friendly tech support.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


On Taking Pictures #301: It’s Like Amway With A Camera

January 30, 2018 at 1:15PM • 1 hour 54 minutes

This week, questions and answers from YOU, the listeners. Topics range from the business side of photography — including social media and marketing — to how to approach subjects who may not “get” your vision on the shoot. We’re also talking about how art can sometimes be overwhelming to look at and even a few technical questions around gear. A couple questions were too big to answer here and we’ll tackle them on the next show. Hugh Kretschmer is our Photographer of the Week.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.


DLC #217: Nemesis Optional

January 29, 2018 at 12:00AM • 1 hour 51 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Mikey Neumann, from Movies with Mikey, to the show this week to discuss Dead Cells coming to consoles, Xbox Game Pass getting new games, Anthem's delay, and God of War's release date.

The Playlist: Dragonball FighterZ, Monster Hunter World, Shadow of the Colossus remake, Dead Cells, Rocket League, Mario + Rabbids

Tabletop Time: Chess 4, The Duke

VR Talk: Out of Ammo

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.