All Episodes

Back to Work #385: A Picture of a Clown

July 31, 2018 at 2:30PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Discussed: current monospaced font preferences, experimenting with text sizing, getting on the sucker list, old McDonalds had some styrofoam, new tech that would kill old stories, kids bewilderment with old tech, the bonkersness of Face/Off, wonderful listener gifts for Cash, a book about anxiety Merlin likes.

Dan and Merlin also answer listener questions about mise en place and doubting one's future after college.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


DLC #244: 10 Years Ago

July 30, 2018 at 12:00AM • 1 hour 53 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome the director of 10 Cloverfield Lane, Dan Trachtenberg to the show to discuss the next Xbox, no more loot boxes for Forza, and HTC's faith in VR.

The Playlist: World of Warcraft, Shadow Tactics, No Man's Sky NEXT, Captain Toad Treasure Tracker

VR Talk: Marvel Heroes United

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Road Work #118: Between Me and the Tree

July 28, 2018 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 20 minutes

John and Dan discuss beef, Foo Cheese, ice tea, the Alaska Colorado connection, and the Lion's Lair.

Take the Road Work Survey!

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Puromac #500: Problemas térmicos

July 26, 2018 at 7:00PM • 1 hour 9 minutes

Hoy en Puromac Fede anunció los ganadores del sorteo de licencias PhotoBulk, habla sobre la verdad de los problemas de Thermal Throttling de los nuevos MacBook Pro, actualizaciones de Wemo, como capturar con Quicktime, y responde a preguntas de oyentes.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.


Supercharged #206: Going Live! The Big New Feature Our Internet Can't Support

July 26, 2018 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 3 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the popularity of live streaming that has become the big new feature of nearly every tech platform and why our current infrastructure (in the US, at least) cannot currently support it. Also, audience questions and suggestions!

Hosted by Adam Dachis & Darren Herczeg.


Diagnostics & Usage #152: Bring a PC into My House

July 26, 2018 at 5:00AM • 39 minutes

This week Joe and Cody follow up on a few topics from last week, discuss iOS 12 public beta first impressions, MacBook Pro hot-fix, Apple ADs, answer #askDaU, and much more!

Hosted by Cody Coats & Joe Caiati.


Back to Work #384: Cosmic Jazz Hands

July 24, 2018 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Merlin really likes the ones where Dan prepares.

Discussed: four-twenty in The Mile High state, some tv and movie recommendations, the creativity that comes from constraints, The Information Problem, plus thanks for some lovely gifts to Cash from listeners.

Most of the episode focuses on a provocative new article about whether podcast hosting should be "free."

Merlin nerds out on iOS Trackpad mode, and Dan drops a Science Corner about heat versus temperature. Also: Star Trek.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


The Awkward Human Survival Guide #218: No Sheep in My Butt!

July 24, 2018 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 5 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about awkward shorties, motivation's origin, and genital upkeep with special guest Darren Herczeg!

Hosted by Adam Dachis, Darren Herczeg, Erica Elson, and Richard Cardenas.


DLC #243: Essensual

July 23, 2018 at 12:00AM • 1 hour 46 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Mark DeSanto from I Eat Games to the show this week to discuss the Spider-Man PS4 Pro, Nathan Fillion as Nathan Drake, no BR for Halo Infinite and more!

The Playlist: Hollow Knight, Shadow of War, Far Cry 5: Lost on Mars, Octopath Traveler, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, Slay the Spire, Hand of Fate 2

Tabletop Time: Battle for Greyport

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Diagnostics & Usage #151: Digitally Haunting You

July 20, 2018 at 6:00AM • 36 minutes

Joe and Cody are back! This week they discuss Apple Watch, HomePod, iOS 12, new MacBook Pros, the next iPhone's, and much more!

Hosted by Cody Coats & Joe Caiati.