All Episodes

After Dark #27: After Back To Work 018

May 31, 2011 at 6:00PM

Dan and Merlin after Back To Work episode 18.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

Build and Analyze #27: Android Internet Explorer

May 31, 2011 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 18 minutes

Dan and Marco share WWDC tips and discuss Xcode 4, an App-Store-only default, Google's API shutdowns, Twitter photo-hosting, and whether iOS development consultants need to expand to Android.

Hosted by Marco Arment & Dan Benjamin.

The Incomparable #42: 42

May 30, 2011 at 1:00PM

Do you know where your towel is? Are you a hoopy frood? Have you just consumed your fifth Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster? We have. And you'd better catch up. In honor of our 42nd podcast and the recent Towel Day, The Incomparable celebrates the life and work of Douglas Adams. We feature our special guest, Yoz Grahame, who worked for Adams' The Digital Village, the producers of Web sites such as (a precursor to Wikipedia of sorts).

Hosted by Jason Snell with special guests Glenn Fleishman, Greg Knauss, and Steve Lutz.

Founders Talk #17: Niel Robertson / Trada

May 28, 2011 at 12:00PM

Niel Robertson, Founder and CEO of Trada, talks about crowd-sourcing, crowd mechanics, leveraging "the stealth mode", raising 52 million dollars, community engagement, as well as thoughts on whether or not crowd-sourcing commoditizes freelance expertise.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak with special guest Niel Robertson.

Back to Work #17: Brick Building Full of Lies

May 27, 2011 at 5:30PM • 1 hour 26 minutes

Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin talk about checking email under the table to catch up on your 27 high priority tasks, a good time to use the word priority, blowing cycles on meeting with Narnia's stakeholders, and getting tasks out of your dreamcatcher.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

The Big Web Show #49: Popularity

May 27, 2011 at 5:00PM • 44 minutes

Dan Benjamin and Jeffrey Zeldman discuss the intersection of community and popularity on the web and in terms of podcasts and social media.

Hosted by Jeffrey Zeldman.

After Dark #26: After Back To Work 017

May 27, 2011 at 3:30PM

Dan and Merlin after Back To Work episode 17.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

Hypercritical #19: Don't Make Me Read

May 27, 2011 at 2:00PM • 58 minutes

John Siracusa and Dan Benjamin talk toasters again, then discuss John's first computer love, the classic Macintosh Finder. Time constraints cut the love affair short, but the passion burns beyond the bounds of the podcast.

Hosted by John Siracusa & Dan Benjamin.

Let's Make Mistakes #7: Defining Design

May 27, 2011 at 1:45PM

Mike Monteiro and Katie Gillum grapple with how to determine where design starts and where it stops, how to steal and borrow ideas, and the mistakes they've made in past shows. They do not talk about female athlete post-pregnancy body image; that part got cut.

Hosted by Katie Gillum & Mike Monteiro.

The B&B Podcast #13: I’m Standing Right Now

May 27, 2011 at 1:42PM

Shawn and Ben talk about standing desks, cloud-based remote backups, Amazon's new Mac Downloads store and Ben's general paranoia about everything.

Hosted by Ben Brooks & Shawn Blanc.