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After Dark #58: After Back To Work #41

November 15, 2011 at 6:15PM

Dan and Merlin after Back To Work episode 41.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Back to Work #41: Carpal Tunnel Diem

November 15, 2011 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 21 minutes

Dan and Merlin talk more about why we get stuck and how might re-think getting "unstuck." Looking at process over product, remembering how you got here, and getting clear about what you're really trying to make.

Merlin also has some updates and tips for your iTunes Matching and your Google searching.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


The Web Ahead #7: Jonathan Stark on Mobile

November 15, 2011 at 2:30PM • 1 hour 34 minutes

Jonathan Stark joins Jen Simmons to talk about web apps vs. native apps, when to use which mobile technology, how to plan a good mobile experience, touch events, and more.

Hosted by Jen Simmons with special guest Jonathan Stark.


Internet Superhero #16: Something Disintegrated at a Burger King

November 15, 2011 at 1:30PM

Dave questions a guy who tweeted the details of a couple's argument.

Hosted by Dave Pell.


Latest in Paleo #40: The Grand Illusion

November 15, 2011 at 2:00AM

This week, host Angelo Coppola covers stories that include: kids being tested for high cholesterol, impact of obesity, NPR blogger slams Paleo, Dr. Oz's Prehistoric Diet plan, the Iceman's bad teeth, addictive foods, fruit and weight gain, honey that's not honey + a new Moment of Paleo and Matt Ridley After the Bell.

Hosted by Angelo Coppola.


Write For Your Life #29: Cleats, car parks and writing with intent

November 14, 2011 at 5:45PM

We all have have the occasional lapse in confidence, but it’s important to keep writing with intent and conviction. It’s just like cycling with cleated pedals. Honestly, it’s exactly the same.

Hosted by Donna Sørensen & Iain Broome.


Build and Analyze #51: Plattsburgh

November 14, 2011 at 1:00PM

Dan and Marco discuss the end of mobile Flash, the potential end of desktop Flash and Silverlight, reservations about the Kindle Fire's sales potential, career advice to programmers, and the difficult practicalities and economics of RSS sync platforms.

Hosted by Marco Arment & Dan Benjamin.


The Ihnatko Almanac #8: To Which, Zaphod Replied

November 14, 2011 at 12:00PM

Andy and Dan discuss author Douglas Adams, including his books Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency and Last Chance to See, along with other works like the computer game Starship Titanic and more.

Hosted by Andy Ihnatko & Dan Benjamin.


The Incomparable #66: Regular People Like Us

November 14, 2011 at 11:15AM

Ernest Cline's "Ready Player One" is a sci-fi novel that's chock full of references to 1980s culture. But is it a good book, or are the references all that it's got going for it? What will John Hughes movies be like in the future? And what do Cline, P.G. Wodehouse, and Umberto Eco have in common?

Hosted by Jason Snell with special guests Dan Moren, John Siracusa, Scott McNulty, Serenity Caldwell, and Monty Ashley.


Mac Power Users #62: Cutting The Cable

November 14, 2011 at 8:00AM

Katie and David discuss strategies and methods for disconnecting a cable or satellite television service and using alternate sources for media content. Topics include setting up an antenna, streaming media services, Internet television and alternative sources of content.

Hosted by David Sparks & Katie Floyd.