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Road Work #193: Sounding Fatter

August 6, 2020 at 3:15PM • 1 hour 2 minutes

The bloodwave washes over us.

The sponsorless version of this episode can be found here.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #329: All My Best Programming Tips with Jason Swett

August 6, 2020 at 7:00AM • 33 minutes

Jason Swett is a developer, speaker, author and the host of The Rails with Jason podcast. He and Brittany discussed bringing diversity into the podcasting space and some of his favorite tips from his blog post, "All my best programming tips".

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


5by5 at the Movies #96: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 96 - "No Title, No Script"

August 5, 2020 at 3:00PM • 42 minutes

This week we plunge into the HUGE "MULAN" NEWS, talk about Tom Cruises' weird ambitions, and so much more!

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Back to Work #489: Not a Monkey Man

August 4, 2020 at 1:15PM • 42 minutes

DISCUSSED: the joys of a movie that reveals itself over multiple viewings; good storytelling is difficult but so rewarding; as you know, Bob, a lot of movies have that Walk Hard problem; Merlin has questions about Dan's day-to-day in Travis County; people are cooking the books; why do so many people have the Extremis virus these days?; we could still make a big dent; and, finally, wow, the demands for performance sure can be exhausting.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Home Work #236: Side Hustles

August 3, 2020 at 1:00PM • 32 minutes

This week, Harry and Dave talk about starting a side hustle, balancing hobbies and side projects with your 9-5, and turning what you love into a viable business.

Hosted by Dave Caolo & Harry Marks.


DLC #350: Trikslyr: Halo Infinite, Ghost of Tsushima, Beyond Good & Evil and Splinter Cell on Netflix, Carrion, Faeria, Grounded, Valorant

August 2, 2020 at 11:00PM • 1 hour 56 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome God-tier streamer Trikslyr back to the show this week to discuss 343 reacting to the Halo Infinite reveal backlash as well as that game going free to play for multiplayer, Netflix announcing more video game IP shows and movies, and new data that suggests not having E3 hasn't been bad for the industry.

The Playlist: Dark Souls, Ghost of Tsushima, Spider-man PS4 DLC, Valorant, Frostpunk DLC, Last of Us 2, Grounded, Carrion, Faeria

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Critical Path #248: Business as Usual

August 2, 2020 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 5 minutes

Horace shares his thoughts on Apple's Q2 earnings call, takes some #CriticalQuestions and mutters, 'Oy Vey.'

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


Road Work #192: The Libertarian Knife

July 30, 2020 at 5:00PM • 43 minutes

It's hard to build a crappy bridge.

In the bonus show, Dan shares his personal journey with debilitating OCD.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


5by5 at the Movies #95: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 95 - "Review While Driving Challenge"

July 29, 2020 at 12:00PM • 47 minutes

Covid updates, movie pushbacks, and more movie news to depress you.

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #328: rails new cool_app --minimal with Haroon Ahmed

July 29, 2020 at 6:00AM • 26 minutes

This week, Brittany is joined by Haroon Ahmed, a programmer from Coventry, UK. He is a Hacker, Rubyist, and open source contributor. They discuss his latest contribution to Rails (--minimal) and how OS can open up career opportunities for developers.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.