All Episodes

Steady #1: You Can Text in the Bathtub

March 27, 2015 at 7:00PM • 34 minutes

Virginia takes calls from a single guy frustrated by writing online dating messages, a single gal sick of spending her time trying to meet strangers in front of a computer, and a married guy trying to find his romantic stride while he and his wife spend their free time working on their creative side businesses.

Hosted by Virginia Roberts.

Grit #64: Running From Lions

March 27, 2015 at 6:15PM • 1 hour 20 minutes

Dan is joined in studio by Shlok Vadiya to talk about always being ready for an interview, choosing between a dream job vs. money, zombie companies, choosing freedom, taking risks, and more.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

The Dan Benjamin Hour #17: ¿Y Donde Esta El Piloto?

March 27, 2015 at 10:00AM • 54 minutes

Dan talks about some changes at 5by5, movie titles that get lost in English to Spanish translation, the story of Puromac, Tim Cook giving his fortune to charity, and more.

Guests: Federico Hatoum(@fedhat) and Flavio Guinsburg(@flaviog)

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

The Morning Dump #38: 50 Shades Of Periscope

March 27, 2015 at 9:00AM

I rant about Amazon's continued exploitation of its warehouse workers, unlimited file storage on Amazon Cloud Drive, Facebook's 'Aquila' internet access drone, and an app that fully automates your 'personal brand' on Twitter.

Hosted by Jordan Cooper.

iOhYes #61: Episode 61 - Not Enough Words

March 27, 2015 at 8:00AM • 1 hour 3 minutes


  • Data
    • value types
      • enums
        • can have initializers, can be extended and can conform to protocols
        • Swift enums do NOT get default integer values
      • structs
        • auto-gen’ed memberwise initializers (not so in classes)
        • No ref counting, since value type
    • reference types
      • classes
        • very similar to structs (but ref type)
        • inheritance
        • Ref count for memory management
    • Swift Diff: dot syntax allows us to directly set sub-properties without intermediate assignment (reduces instance creation and malloc)
    • Rookie Question: What is the key deciding factor between creating a struct vs. class or class vs. struc?

Hosted by Chad Etzel, Darryl Thomas, and John Sextro.

Home Work #155: Creative Block

March 27, 2015 at 7:00AM • 38 minutes

Dave and Aaron chat about creativity. What happens when the well runs dry, and how do you keep your ideas fresh and flowing?

Hosted by Aaron Mahnke & Dave Caolo.

The Changelog #149: React.js, React Native, Flux, Relay, and GraphQL with Facebook

March 27, 2015 at 3:45AM • 60 minutes

Our guests this week are Christopher "vjeux" Chedeau and Spencer Ahrens, Software Engineers on the React team at Facebook.

Christopher and Spencer join us to talk in depth about React.js, React Native, Flux, Relay, and GraphQL. They also announce on this show that React Native is now open source on GitHub.

24:33 "Now there's one unified development experience… You learn Javascript, you learn React, and you learn some of these stylesheet concepts, and that travels with you to whatever platform you're working on." - Spencer Ahrens

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.

The Critical Path #145: Arbitrage

March 26, 2015 at 9:30PM • 1 hour 31 minutes

Back from the Apple Watch event, Horace gives his trip report discussing watch pricing and what we now know of how Apple intends to sell them. What cognitive illusions might come into play as people consider the watch?

Hosted by Horace Dediu.

Write For Your Life #153: Our Grand Finale

March 26, 2015 at 6:00PM • 55 minutes

Iain and Donna talk about live Periscoping and Clean Reader – the most offensive app of the moment. They then go on to share 10 things that you should all be doing while they take a little maternity/writing break. It's a bit like actual advice. You'll like it. Finally, it's podcast highlights time.

Hosted by Donna Sørensen & Iain Broome.

The Frequency #174: Chubby Baby

March 26, 2015 at 4:15PM • 51 minutes

After a (way, way too) long hiatus, Haddie and Dan are back with a vengeance to talk about the movie Alien, the sequel Aliens, Periscope, social networks, the nature of comedy and more!

Hosted by Haddie Cooke & Dan Benjamin.