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.
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.
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.
November 11, 2011 at 4:00PM
This week is story time with Greg Storey on Let's Make Mistakes. Mike, Katie, and Greg talk about requests for spec work, industrial interior design, and the artistry of grocery bagging.
Hosted by Katie Gillum & Mike Monteiro.
November 11, 2011 at 3:01PM
Shawn and Ben talk about the Jawbone UP, angry people who are on the Internet, distractions while working, the lack of a logo on Ben's site, and various other things.
Hosted by Ben Brooks & Shawn Blanc.
November 11, 2011 at 12:00PM
John Siracusa and Dan Benjamin discuss Walter Isaacson's authorized biography of Steve Jobs. Topics include Isaacson's failings as an author and biographer, the technical cluelessness on display in the book, and Steve Jobs, Enemy of Progress.
Hosted by John Siracusa & Dan Benjamin.
November 11, 2011 at 12:00PM
Dan Benjamin and John Siracusa after Hypercritical episode 42.
Hosted by Dan Benjamin.
November 11, 2011 at 8:00AM
This week Faith and Dan discuss typing speed, emergency kits, Lex Luthor's weekend attire, saxophone music, and what role nostalgia plays in what you consider to be your favorite music and movies.
Hosted by Faith Korpi & Jason Seifer.
November 10, 2011 at 5:00PM
Writing is pretty much a process of constant disappointment. It comes in many forms and from a wide range of sources, but it’s something you have to learn to deal with. In this episode Iain talks about the inevitable ins and outs of writing and being disappointed. Don’t worry. It isn’t all bad news.
Hosted by Donna Sørensen & Iain Broome.
November 10, 2011 at 3:45PM
The founders of Dribbble, Rich Thornett and Dan Cederholm, join Adam Stacoviak to talk about how Dribbble came to be, the 3rd edition of Bullet Proof Web Design, product development, new and existing features of Dribbble as well as focusing on revenue producing features ... and much, much more.
Hosted by Adam Stacoviak with special guests Dan Cederholm & Rich Thornett.