All Episodes

Write For Your Life #106: Has it really been a big year?

December 29, 2013 at 5:00PM • 45 minutes

In the final episode of the Write for Your Life podcast for 2013, Iain and Donna look back at some of their highlights from the last 12 months. From best books read to most memorable writing moment, how do your memories compare? And what do you have planned for 2014?

Hosted by Donna Sørensen & Iain Broome.


Amplified #84: A Very Small Button

December 29, 2013 at 6:00AM • 1 hour 12 minutes

Jim travels to Austin, Texas to join Dan in person for this very special episode. Along with 5by5 Producer Haddie Cooke, they discuss the new Mac Pro, Bitcoin, iPad keyboards, the iA Writer patent controversy, Tim Cook's thank you to Apple employees, and more.

Hosted by Jim Dalrymple & Shawn King.


On The Grid #46: 2013 in Design

December 28, 2013 at 9:00PM • 42 minutes

It’s our annual year in review show. We summarized 2013 in design and talked about the 3 topics that topped our lists.

Hosted by Andy Mangold, Dan Auer, and Matt McInerney.


Five Minute Tech News #216: Sunday, December 29, 2013

December 28, 2013 at 5:15PM • 4 minutes

The news for Sunday, December 29, 2013

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


5by5 Specials #23: Thank You For Calling!

December 27, 2013 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Pilot for a new live call-in show about the world of customer service, hosted by Moisés Chiullan. Whose fault is it that we're angry when a company screws up? How can we improve consumer discourse? What makes a bad situation better?

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Five Minute Tech News #215: Friday, December 27, 2013

December 27, 2013 at 2:15PM • 4 minutes

The news for Friday, December 27, 2013

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


The Frequency #152: Have You Ever Seen a Wevil

December 27, 2013 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Haddie and Dan talk about drone container ships, Snapchat's security flaw, a plus size Barbie, an HTC exec indicted, the most popular lightbulb in America will be banned in 2014, Wisconsin is using cheese brine to deice streets, 20 of the best Netflix titles that will disappear on January 1, 2014, and more!

Hosted by Haddie Cooke & Dan Benjamin.


The Critical Path #107: Conservation Mentality

December 27, 2013 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 21 minutes

Horace and Moisés discuss iPhone's move onto China Mobile and the long-brewing implications. They dig into how Apple's potential reach dwarfs that of Google, Facebook, and Amazon combined in the People's Republic, and look back briefly on 2013.

Hosted by Horace Dediu.


Home Work #91: Telecommuter Favorites

December 27, 2013 at 10:00AM • 34 minutes

Dave and Aaron celebrate the holiday season by covering their favorite episodes and topics devoted to the many steadfast telecommuter listeners of the show.

Hosted by Aaron Mahnke & Dave Caolo.


Workflowing #100: User Error

December 26, 2013 at 9:00PM • 51 minutes

For the 100th episode, "The Mikes" talk about their own personal relationship with the concepts of productivity and workflow (this is at the the core of the 99 episodes that came before, after all). They discuss the relationship we all have with the technologies and tactics we depend on, and what we should do when the fall short of helping us achieve our goals. Speaking of goals, both Mikes share some of what they are looking to accomplish in the coming year.

Hosted by Michael Schechter & Mike Vardy.