All Episodes

The Talk Show #42: Palming the Egg

May 11, 2011 at 3:00PM • 2 hours 17 minutes

John Gruber and Dan Benjamin discuss phone contracts, the iOS book and subscription market even though John isn't interested in it, the Skype bungle, Google I/O announcements and some #5byBond "FU" before turning their attention to Octopussy.

Hosted by John Gruber & Dan Benjamin.

Founders Talk #14: Bill Boebel / Rackspace

May 11, 2011 at 1:00PM

Adam Stacoviak talks with Bill Boebel, VP Strategy/Corp Dev at Rackspace and Founder of about staying the course, keeping the team motivated during turbulent "cash strapped" times, getting acquired by Rackspace and staying on to continue building the company post-acquisition.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak with special guest Bill Boebel.

The Changelog #59: RubyGems with NIck Quaranto

May 11, 2011 at 8:00AM

Wynn sat down with Nick Quaranto at Red Dirt Ruby Conference to talk about Gemcutter,, and how to get started creating your own Ruby gem.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.

After Dark #22: After Back To Work 015

May 10, 2011 at 5:00PM

Dan and Merlin after Back To Work episode 15.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin with special guest Merlin Mann.

The Daily Edition #68: Lego and Clay

May 10, 2011 at 4:00PM

Dan is joined by Dave Nanian of Shirt Pocket to discuss all the latest tech news of the day, including Microsoft's acquisition of Skype, Google IO, and more!

Hosted by Dan Benjamin with special guest Dave Nanian.

Back to Work #15: Marionette of my own Design

May 10, 2011 at 1:00PM • 60 minutes

Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin are here to discuss the awareness of fear, asking yourself why, and knowing the problem instead of chasing fake confidence, patches, and hacks.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

The Daily Edition #67: "Pawned"

May 9, 2011 at 4:00PM

Dan and Jen discuss the latest tech news, Chrome security, virtual machines, and more.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

Build and Analyze #24: PHP's Not A "Bad Language"

May 9, 2011 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Dan and Marco discuss "good" and "bad" programming languages (related to Hypercritical's episode #15), code-writing styles, intellectual-property infringement, and third-party RAM in Macs.

Hosted by Marco Arment & Dan Benjamin.

The Incomparable #37: Shadow War of the Night Dragons

May 9, 2011 at 1:00PM

Our Book Club discusses the works of sci-fi writer John Scalzi, including "Old Man's War." We also talk about "The Forever War" and many other books. We play the "new author remakes classic novel" game we just invented. Find out why Dan says "Ce Podcast est Fini!" And stay after the end to learn Jason's secret plan to create a terrible sci-fi trilogy.

Hosted by Jason Snell with special guests Dan Moren & Scott McNulty.

Latest in Paleo #15: They Want Me to Eat What?!

May 9, 2011 at 8:00AM

This week's Latest in Paleo topics include: weight loss, wood-filler in processed foods, over diagnosis, sleep, foodie elitism, asthma, color of food, ancel keys' cherry picking, grains make us fat, choosing our battles, a "Blog of the Week," "Moment of Paleo" and Ray Kurzweil talks about The Singularity "After the Bell," too.

Hosted by Angelo Coppola.