All Episodes

The Cocktail Napkin #49: A Love Affair With Failure

November 18, 2011 at 9:00AM • Computer Video

The smart creative person knows that a trophy case full of failures is as important as the successes those failures ultimately produce. Some creative people, like Yuvi Zalkow, have a true affection for failure and wear it like a badge of honor.

Hosted by Jeremy Fuksa with special guest Yuvi Zalkow.


The Talk Show #67: Half-n-Half

November 16, 2011 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 30 minutes

Dan Benjamin and John Gruber discuss the new AIM, MUJI gloves, the Kindle Fire, Steven Levy, the Macintosh llci, iTunes Match, the promised revamping of the Netflix iPad app, Siri and more.

Hosted by John Gruber & Dan Benjamin.


The Critical Path #13: The Innovation Anomalies

November 16, 2011 at 10:00AM

Dan and Horace talk about innovations in emerging countries related to mobile service and how that might foreshadow changes in the developed world. We also discuss why some industries seem to be exempt from disruptive innovation and suggest that there are boundaries societies set to value re-definition.

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


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.