All Episodes

Road Work #204: On the Record and Off the Hook

November 6, 2020 at 9:30AM • 1 hour 22 minutes

Dan and John discuss the election, Romanian coal miners, internal battles, and great thinkers.

The bonus content for this episode, which is very good, can be heard here.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


5by5 at the Movies #109: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 109 - "Hubris"

November 4, 2020 at 9:00PM • 49 minutes

This week we talk about the different levels of people's hubris! Also Sean Connery died. And we chat about TMNT, WONDER WOMAN, THE BLACK PHONE, and more!

Plus even more info about Ray Fisher's horrible time with Joss.

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #343: Finance for Software Developers with Aaron Kahn

November 4, 2020 at 8:00AM • 30 minutes

Aaron Kahn is a Certified Financial Planner at Wealth Management Strategies, Inc., a fully-independent Pittsburgh-based registered investment advisor. He joined Brittany to answer burning, impactful financial questions especially for software developers.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


Back to Work #502: Lifestyle Billy Butcher

November 3, 2020 at 2:15PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

DISCUSSED: Merlin has a lot to say about the benefits of making lists; this leads to an old-school stemwinder on "Journal" calendars, functional playlists, shared Notes, the lessons of the cutlery drawer, desire paths, arbitrary grids, "Reference" albums, urban bike hooks, auxiliary paper towel holders, and more; praise for The Boys; the magical combination of Halide and Pixelmator Photo; Dan resurrects a beloved podcast; and, finally, Merlin endorses a really weird British weather report that can help you sleep.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Home Work #249: Failure

November 3, 2020 at 1:00PM • 40 minutes

Harry and Dave discuss failure, how it affects us, and how it shapes the way we move forward.

Hosted by Dave Caolo & Harry Marks.


DLC #363: Alexandre Amancio: Unknown9, PS5, Cyberpunk 2077, Assassin's Creed on Netflix, Watch Dogs Legion, Ghostrunner, Ghost of Tsushima, Elgato

November 2, 2020 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 40 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Alex Amancio from Reflector Entertainment to the show this week to talk about his game, Unknown9, the pre-sales of PS5, Cyberpunk's latest delay, a live-action Assassin's Creed series on Netflix, and more!

The Playlist: Ghost of Tsushima, Ghostrunner, Watch Dog's Legion, Elgato

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Critical Path #253: That, Too, Will Commoditize

November 1, 2020 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Horace on Apple Q4, litmus tests, search and lasers on the moon.

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


Puromac #556: iPhone 12 x tu culpa

October 30, 2020 at 4:00PM • 37 minutes

Después de usar por unos dias el iPhone 12, el iPhone 12 pro, y compararlo con mi iPhone 11 Pro Max decido cual seguir usando, y te cuento cómo es que lo pensé y cómo se siente usar estos productos cuando los tenes en la mano.

Hosted by Flavio Guinsburg.


5by5 at the Movies #108: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 108 - "EVOLV US"

October 28, 2020 at 2:00PM • 44 minutes

What's going on with the Borat 2 numbers!? What was Rudy touching!? Why are there so many sound effects! Lots of fun this week and a surprisingly slow box office?

PLUS - is James Bond heading to the small screen? Did YOU know there's a Hocus Pocus 2? And what role does Doug Jones want to play in the MCU?

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #342: [Maintainable] Brittany Martin: How to Quit Your Job and Leave Your Code in Good Hands

October 28, 2020 at 5:00AM • 50 minutes

Brittany guested on the Maintainable Podcast. Robby and her discuss the mistakes that developers make when discussing technical debt with stakeholders and why it is important to write automated tests against a live/production API.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.