All Episodes

Mac Power Users #205: Vacations for Geeks

July 27, 2014 at 7:30PM • 1 hour 30 minutes

David and Katie talk about how they use their tech for vacation planning, organization and travel.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!

Hosted by David Sparks & Katie Floyd.

The Incomparable #204: Where Cynicism Meets Optimism

July 27, 2014 at 9:45AM • 1 hour 16 minutes

On Comic-Con weekend, we convene to discuss the latest rash of re-casting comic book heroes. Thor is now a woman! Captain America is black! We're all for increasing diversity in a medium whose classic characters are dominated by white men, but what are the right ways to do it? And are there wrong ways, or does every little bit help?

With panelists Brianna Wu, Andy Ihnatko, Monty Ashley, and David J. Loehr.

Hosted by Jason Snell.

Supercharged #12: Lost, Found, and Followed

July 25, 2014 at 3:00PM • 59 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about how to keep track of your gadgets and recover them when they’re lost or stolen. We’re also answering your questions about re-programming your Mac’s function keys, the best apps for the “don’t break the chain” productivity method, and tricking an Android tablet into conserving data. This week's guests: Whitson Gordon (Lifehacker) and Ken Westin (GadgetTrak).

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Hosted by Adam Dachis.

Ruby on Rails Podcast #160: Sean Devine - Interviewee & Pony

July 25, 2014 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 20 minutes

Sean Devine is the interviewee and Eric Steele plays host. Topics include how Sean started to program, web scraping via Mechanize and Watir, the Ruby Quiz as therapy, the evolution of Ruby's testing culture and much much more.

Hosted by Sean Devine.

Home Work #120: This is What You Pay Me For

July 25, 2014 at 6:00AM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Aaron is joined this week by Jordan Cooper, comedian and web developer, and they talk about clients, running a freelance business, and being professionals. Aaron might also say something about auto mechanics, but it's taken totally out of context, we swear. And Bill Cosby.

Hosted by Aaron Mahnke & Dave Caolo.

Mikes On Mics #130: I Love Your Dogma with Patrick Rhone

July 24, 2014 at 10:00PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

"The Mikes" are joined by last minute guest, Patrick Rhone. They start out by discussing a recent blog post that Vardy wrote about shipping vs. delivering. Patrick also throws "The Mikes" a curveball with a new idea he has been working on regarding the idea of a wish vs. a plan.

Hosted by Michael Schechter & Mike Vardy.

Write For Your Life #121: Perfect Airport Fodder

July 24, 2014 at 5:00PM • 57 minutes

This week it's all about Donna's finger, the Man Booker Prize 2014 longlist, the trailer for the 50 Shades of Grey Film, the process of planning and creating characters, and the rest of those reasons editors put down your manuscripts from last week.

Hosted by Donna Sørensen & Iain Broome.

Puromac #303: Dicen que es el siglo 21

July 23, 2014 at 10:00PM • 2 hours 1 minute

Fede y Flavio establecen que sin duda vivimos en el siglo 21. También hablan de la diferencia en reventa entre el iPhone 5 y el 5c, Xioami el Apple de China, numeros del más reciente trimestre de Apple, demoras con los procesadores de Intel, posibles problemas de seguridad con iOS, todo el mundo habla de Overcast, beta pública de OS X Yosemite, despedidos en Microsoft, ley AEDE de España. En tu Mac y iPhone trae información sobre Siri, y ajustes visuales con flux. Terminan con programas recomendados de Google Docs para iOS y Overcast.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.

Systematic #106: Roderick on the Systematic Line (Part 1)

July 22, 2014 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 15 minutes

In part one of what is going to be at least two episodes, John Roderick (musician, podcaster, you know who I'm talking about) tells the tale of how his music career started. It's a fascinating look at what was happening both inside his head and the context of the music scene around him.

Hosted by Brett Terpstra.

The News #302: Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

July 22, 2014 at 5:00PM • 4 minutes

The News for Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.