All Episodes

The Cocktail Napkin #50: Flummoxed

December 1, 2011 at 3:00PM • Computer Video

Christa Dahlstrom drops in to talk about Flummox and Friends, a TV pilot she's developing to help "quirky kids" overcome social and emotional issues through comedy.

Hosted by Jeremy Fuksa with special guest Christa Dahlstrom.


The Web Ahead #9: Mark Boulton on Grids

November 30, 2011 at 3:15PM • 1 hour 40 minutes

All about grid systems for the web — why and how. What makes a grid great? How do you create your own? What about responsive web design? Expert Mark Boulton explains.

Hosted by Jen Simmons with special guest Mark Boulton.


Founders Talk #25: Dan Martell / Clarity

November 30, 2011 at 3:00PM

Dan Martell, Co-Founder of Flowtown, joins Adam Stacoviak to talk about his road to success with Flowtown, getting acquired, how he met his Co-Founder Ethan Bloch on Twitter, angel investing and being an advisor, giving back to charity and customer development and how to get traction. Dan also shared something super secret (a new project) ... as well as much, much more.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak with special guest Dan Martell.


The Talk Show #69: Half Wacko

November 30, 2011 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 45 minutes

John Gruber and Dan Benjamin discuss game consoles, Retina Displays coming to the the iPad 3 and future MacBooks, a 15-inch MacBook Air, Zuckerberg's apology, the Carrier IQ scandal, the allure of free shipping, and the demise of Hypercard.

Hosted by John Gruber & Dan Benjamin.


After Dark #63: After Back To Work #43

November 30, 2011 at 8:45AM

Dan and Merlin after Back To Work episode 43.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Back to Work #43: I Return Null

November 30, 2011 at 8:30AM • 58 minutes

Topic: Asking questions in order to find better questions

This week, Dan and Merlin pick up their discussion of asking better questions and how sometimes the point of asking a question isn't to get an answer, but to get another, even better question.

How do you do this? Blundell Chains, hypotheses, the clackity noise, and iteration.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Build and Analyze #53: Blows Enough For Me

November 30, 2011 at 8:00AM

Dan and Marco discuss Andy Ihnatko's defense of the Kindle Fire, cheap versus bad, consumer priorities, what happens when your product gets canned before it ships, preparing for a Retina iPad, how to market your app, and every indie developer being a millionaire.

Hosted by Marco Arment & Dan Benjamin.


Write For Your Life #31: Use your commute

November 29, 2011 at 5:00PM

We all lead such busy lives that we never get chance to think or be bored. In this episode, Iain suggests using your commute to switch off and let your thoughts run wild. Or to get stuck into some serious reading.

Hosted by Donna Sørensen & Iain Broome.


Mac Power Users #64: Keyboard Maestro

November 28, 2011 at 8:00AM

In this episode Katie and David get geeky with the automation and macro creation program Keyboard Maestro. For this episode, we’re joined special guest and Keyboard Maestro guru, Gabe Weatherhead aka MacDrifter.

Hosted by David Sparks & Katie Floyd.


After Dark #62: After The Incomparable #67-68

November 25, 2011 at 6:00PM

Jason, Dan, Ren, and John after The Incomparable #67-68. Three hours of talking about "The Empire Strikes Back" and we still couldn't say goodbye.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin with special guests Dan Moren, Jason Snell, John Siracusa, and Serenity Caldwell.