All Episodes

The Changelog #69: Spree with Sean Schofield and Brian Quinn

November 3, 2011 at 8:00AM

Wynn sat down with Sean and Brian from Spree to talk about ecommerce in Rails, SpreeConf, and their recent $1.5M funding round.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.


The Talk Show #65: Nerdy Stripper

November 2, 2011 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 49 minutes

John Gruber and Dan Benjamin talk about the new Siri ads, compare iMacs and Mac Pros and discuss whether the Mac Pro is going away, christen the Most Serious Mac Gamer in the History of the World, Apple's new In-Store pickup and changing Org Chart, Gmail, GoogleTV, the decline of Sony and HP, what printer John should buy, and iPhone 4S battery life.

Hosted by John Gruber & Dan Benjamin.


The Critical Path #12: Back to the Future

November 2, 2011 at 4:00PM • 57 minutes

Dan and Horace talk about the tension between relying on data and using intuition to make strategy decisions. We also apply this dual approach to think through the next evolution of user interaction and the jobs we might hire mobile computers to do for us.

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


After Dark #54: After Back To Work #39

November 1, 2011 at 5:30PM

Dan Benjamin and Merlin Mann after Back To Work episode 39.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Back to Work #39: A Source of Rice with Velocity

November 1, 2011 at 5:15PM • 1 hour 20 minutes

On strength and tolerance.

Dan and Merlin talk about the many facets of strength, including the complexity of knowing what to be strong about, to whom, and when.

It's about way more than nailing the "clean and jerk" or yelling at Sips-His-Coffee-Really-Loud Guy. It's also about accepting all the things they just can't stand about you.

Also covered: the inescapability of Italian disco, maintaining an unassailable lawn, confronting skinny ladies in heels, negotiating D-minus hip-hop, and finding the will to spelunk all the way down the personal productivity stack.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Latest in Paleo #39: Mark Sisson

November 1, 2011 at 3:00AM

On this week's episode, host Angelo Coppola interviews Mark Sisson! They discuss the Primal approach, how to get started, conventional wisdom, what happens to people when they go Primal, women & primal, and everything from chronic hunger and cardio to bathroom scales that measure body fat and much more.

Hosted by Angelo Coppola.


After Dark #53: After Build and Analyze #49

October 31, 2011 at 4:30PM

Dan Benjamin and Marco Arment after Build and Analyze episode 49.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Build and Analyze #49: I Just Boil It

October 31, 2011 at 4:15PM • 1 hour 15 minutes

Dan and Marco discuss the developer implications of apps on TVs, more Apple TV analysis, shovelware, Codify for iPad, Dan's new AeroPress, and whether Marco's upcoming baby will require a minivan.

Hosted by Marco Arment & Dan Benjamin.


The Ihnatko Almanac #6: Walter Isaacson: So That's Steve Jobs

October 31, 2011 at 4:00PM

Andy Ihnatko and Dan Benjamin talk about Walter Isaacson's new biography on Steve Jobs.

Hosted by Andy Ihnatko & Dan Benjamin.


Mac Power Users #61: Workflows with Michael Lopp

October 31, 2011 at 8:30AM

David and Katie sit down with Michael Lopp, author of Rands in Repose, Being Geek and Managing Humans. We discuss how Michael uses Apple technology to manage humans in his day job and his writing workflow.

Hosted by David Sparks & Katie Floyd.