All Episodes

Hypercritical #31: Strong Arguments for and Against

August 24, 2011 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 21 minutes

John Siracusa and Ryan Irelan discuss the future of the Mac Pro, what HP's exit from the PC business and Google's acquisition of Motorola mean for Microsoft, and whether or not Amazon should buy webOS.

Hosted by John Siracusa & Dan Benjamin.

Latest in Paleo #29: The Map is Not the Territory

August 24, 2011 at 2:45AM

This week, Angelo covers: a listener's success story, Bill Clinton goes Vegan, cholesterol numbers, sugar & heart disease, Kraft's junk food, mindless eating, caffeine protects against cancer, pesticides cause diabetes, Vibram FiveFinger shoes in the military, and also a new Moment of Paleo segment along with an After the Bell segment featuring Gary Taubes talk at AHS.

Hosted by Angelo Coppola.

The Critical Path #5: HP's Innovation Antibodies

August 23, 2011 at 4:30PM • 57 minutes

Horace and Ryan discuss HP's departure from the PC business, the end of the TouchPad, buying your way into innovation and what it takes to compete and survive in the Post PC era.

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

Back to Work #30: I'm Not Working in an Abattoir

August 23, 2011 at 10:45AM • 60 minutes

With Dan on sabbatical, Merlin is joined by Jonathan Coulton to talk about traveling, horn sections, and Jonathan’s new album, Artificial Heart.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin with special guest Jonathan Coulton.

Content Talks #13: Joe Gollner

August 23, 2011 at 10:00AM

Having worked with content technologies for over twenty years, Joe knows a thing or two about the challenges enterprises face when it comes to content creation and management. He discusses IT today, the politics of content, and content as “potential information”.

Hosted by Kristina Halvorson.

Build and Analyze #39: TouchPad vs. TextMate vs. BBEdit

August 22, 2011 at 6:15PM • 1 hour 18 minutes

Ryan and Marco discuss HP's discontinuation of webOS and PC hardware, why a $99 TouchPad isn't more compelling, the potential in Windows Phone 7, installing antivirus on your future Windows 8 tablet, the difficulties in changing your text editor of choice, and the results of Marco's experiment switching from TextMate to BBEdit for a week.

Hosted by Marco Arment & Dan Benjamin.

The Incomparable #52: A Cthuluesque Vomiting of Ideas

August 21, 2011 at 10:00PM

Rip off your hearing limbs and join us for the first anniversary edition of The Incomparable. As with the first podcast, the Book Club discusses a China Miéville novel: in this case, "Embassytown." Also: What are we reading? Glenn is reading a comic book. We are disappointed.

Hosted by Jason Snell with special guests Dan Moren, Glenn Fleishman, and Scott McNulty.

The Talk Show #55: More Babies

August 19, 2011 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 34 minutes

With Dan out, Ryan Irelan fills in and talks to John about the Google purchase of Motorola Mobility, the HP TouchPad meltdown, getting traction in a competitive mobile market, what it all means for Amazon and Apple and, finally, why Dan should have more babies.

Hosted by John Gruber & Dan Benjamin.

The B&B Podcast #23: Surprisingly Incredible

August 19, 2011 at 3:48PM

Shawn and Ben talk about wallets, HP's crazies, and Google-Motorola.

Hosted by Ben Brooks & Shawn Blanc.

The Changelog #67: HTML5 Boilerplate, Modernizr, and more with Paul Irish

August 19, 2011 at 8:00AM

Adam and Wynn caught up with Paul Irish of Google’s Chrome developer relations team to talk about HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3, polyfills, and more.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.