All Episodes

The Web Ahead #6: Karen McGrane on Web Strategy

October 19, 2011 at 4:30PM • 57 minutes

Karen McGrane talks about planning systems of flexible web content that can be used in a variety of places. And about the need for better content entry workflows.

Hosted by Jen Simmons.


The Talk Show #63: Skyping a Deuce

October 19, 2011 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 20 minutes

John Gruber gets tech support from Dan Benjamin with AirDrop and the Finder's sidebar before discussing Markdown, Siri, Apple's earnings announcement, why John doesn't carry business cards, the Roboto typeface, Dropbox, iOS Twitter integration, the Çingleton Symposium, Badger Face, the Galaxy Nexus, iPhone cases, and more.

Hosted by John Gruber & Dan Benjamin.


The Critical Path #10: The Means of Production

October 19, 2011 at 11:00AM

Dan and Horace talk about Apple's quarter with an eye toward the operational commitments being made. We cover the cost of store openings, data center purchases and machinery used in manufacturing iOS devices. By tracking capital expenses we can get a clue about where Apple wants to go.

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


Write For Your Life #25: Two audio tools for writers – Dropvox and Audioboo

October 18, 2011 at 6:00PM

Sometimes you just want to dictate an awesome idea, sometimes you want to publish your thoughts to the world. Dropvox and Audioboo provide two excellent ways of doing those very things. Dropvox links up to your Dropbox account and gives you a great way to access your audio recordings from all your techno devices. Audioboo is simply the easiest way to get your own podcast up and running.

Hosted by Donna Sørensen & Iain Broome.


Back to Work #37: It's Never Not Everywhere

October 18, 2011 at 4:00PM • 2 hours 4 minutes

This week, Merlin loves and hates iCloud while loving and REALLY loving Dropbox. He and Dan observe angry corn, discuss emailing files to yourself, wonder what to do with an ugly photo, and explore Mr. Noodle's brother, Mr. Noodle.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Latest in Paleo #37: Real Food

October 18, 2011 at 3:00AM

This week, host Angelo Coppola covers: Mainstream warming up a bit to 'Caveman Diet,' studies show Vitamins can lead to early death, food industry monopolies, diabetics and halloween, Paul Jaminet's response to Jimmy Moore's starch question, Big Ag via Food Renegade, and new Moment of Paleo and After the Bell segments.

Hosted by Angelo Coppola.


Build and Analyze #47: Some Kind of Meat

October 17, 2011 at 12:00PM

Dan and Marco discuss the stress of Instapaper 4.0's release, the Cingleton conference in Montreal, Google Dart, the iPhone 4S, and iOS 5's "Cleaning..." behavior.

Hosted by Marco Arment & Dan Benjamin.


The Ihnatko Almanac #4: Misinterpreted as Creepy

October 17, 2011 at 11:00AM

Andy and Dan discuss New York Comic Con, the proper way to photograph people in costume, speed dating comic nerds, digital comics and irradiated glass.

Hosted by Andy Ihnatko & Dan Benjamin.


The Incomparable #61: Number Ones

October 15, 2011 at 9:00AM

Our Comic Book Club tackles the topic of #1 issues, especially those in DC's recent relaunch. We recommend some books and talk about some of our favorite Number Ones. Also we touch on a few of the controversial #1 DC issues and question whether DC is really trying to reach a new audience or just pander to the old one.

Hosted by Jason Snell with special guests Dan Benjamin, Faith Korpi, Lisa Schmeiser, and Jason Brightman.


Let's Make Mistakes #22: The Saddest Place on Earth

October 14, 2011 at 2:30PM

Mike and Katie field their first "call-in" question and talk about not killing the design feedback messenger. Also they talk about the worst night of Mike's life. They have a lot of big ideas, and they invite you, yes you, to submit a new type of question to Let's Make Mistakes and sign up for their 3 on 3 league.

Hosted by Katie Gillum & Mike Monteiro.