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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.


Back to Work #490: Penetration Engineer

August 11, 2020 at 8:00AM • 1 hour 6 minutes

DISCUSSED: Dan is joining a campaign, and Merlin's eyesight now precludes him from being an AD&D dungeon master; Dan has a concern about his laptop screen and needs your help; then, the boys settle in for a good, old-fashioned recommendations episode; podcasts, pens, video editing apps, a 3D printer, a new SoundSource, hard drives, and even a moisturizing cream for your little patch.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


DLC #351: Anthony Taormina: Godfall, Crash Bandcoot 4, Marvel's Avengers, Hitman VR, Fall Guys, Horizon Zero Dawn PC, Sony State of Play

August 9, 2020 at 11:00PM • 2 hours 9 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Anthony Taormina from Gamerant.com back to the show this week to discuss Son'y latest State of Play event, Apple's refusal to play ball with Project Xcloud or Stadia, Spider-Man being exclusive to PS4 in Avengers, and more!

The Playlist: The Avengers Beta, Horizon Zero Dawn PC, Fall Guys Ultimate Knockout

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Road Work #193: Sounding Fatter

August 6, 2020 at 3:15PM • 1 hour 2 minutes

The bloodwave washes over us.

The sponsorless version of this episode can be found here.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #329: All My Best Programming Tips with Jason Swett

August 6, 2020 at 7:00AM • 33 minutes

Jason Swett is a developer, speaker, author and the host of The Rails with Jason podcast. He and Brittany discussed bringing diversity into the podcasting space and some of his favorite tips from his blog post, "All my best programming tips".

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


5by5 at the Movies #96: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 96 - "No Title, No Script"

August 5, 2020 at 3:00PM • 42 minutes

This week we plunge into the HUGE "MULAN" NEWS, talk about Tom Cruises' weird ambitions, and so much more!

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Back to Work #489: Not a Monkey Man

August 4, 2020 at 1:15PM • 42 minutes

DISCUSSED: the joys of a movie that reveals itself over multiple viewings; good storytelling is difficult but so rewarding; as you know, Bob, a lot of movies have that Walk Hard problem; Merlin has questions about Dan's day-to-day in Travis County; people are cooking the books; why do so many people have the Extremis virus these days?; we could still make a big dent; and, finally, wow, the demands for performance sure can be exhausting.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.