July 27, 2013 at 12:45PM • 1 hour 26 minutes
Put on your red shirt, renew your blogging license, and swallow some alien bacteria! It's time for our annual read of the five Hugo Award nominees for best novel. We liked some of them, we hated some of them, but we talked about all of them! But beware: The diabolical eyes of the Centers for Disease Control are watching us all.
Hosted by Jason Snell with special guests Dan Moren, Glenn Fleishman, Monty Ashley, and Scott McNulty.
July 27, 2013 at 8:30AM • 1 hour 23 minutes
Tim Hwang joins Joel to discuss The Web Ecology Project, the Pacific Social Architecting Corporation, social wargaming, business models on the web, the industry's titan companies, and more.
Hosted by Joel Bush.
July 26, 2013 at 4:00PM • 44 minutes
In this episode of Geek Friday, Faith and Jason talk about submarines, superheroes, science, and much more.
Hosted by Faith Korpi & Jason Seifer.
July 26, 2013 at 3:00PM • 30 minutes
This week Aaron and Dave are back from their respective vacations. They discuss getting back into the swing of this post-vacation, the three types of vacation, creating a mobile office and ideas for staying productive while mobile. Finally, the announce a format change that will affect the show, starting with episode 70.
Hosted by Aaron Mahnke & Dave Caolo.
July 26, 2013 at 6:45AM • 57 minutes
"The Mikes" discuss the challenges of balancing an ever growing personal and professional network. Schechter swallows his pride and acknowledges Vardy's strength in nurturing a vast number of high-quality relationships. Then Schechter ruthlessly questions Vardy on how others might go about improving the quality of their own personal and professional interactions.
Myke Hurley, Matt Alexander, Gini Dietrich and Chase Reeves also jump in at the end of the episode to share their quick tips for nurturing relationships as a network grows well beyond Dunbar's number.
What Mikes Are Drinking
Hosted by Michael Schechter & Mike Vardy.
July 25, 2013 at 2:15PM • 6 minutes
The news for Thursday, July 25, 2013
Hosted by Dan Benjamin.
July 25, 2013 at 2:15PM • 1 hour 6 minutes
This week Myke and Matthew discuss what Google announced this week and the true usage of toy fruit for toddlers.
Hosted by Matt Alexander & Myke Hurley.
July 25, 2013 at 1:00PM • 47 minutes
Jeffrey Zeldman interviews Jake Archibald of Google Chrome about upcoming web caching standards, how the network connection is merely a layer of progressive enhancement and why you should build your app offline, communicating with non-developers, accessibility standards at BBC and The Guardian, the forking of Webkit, native versus web part 99, and why the much-linked article "Why Mobile Web Apps are Slow" proves no such thing.
Hosted by Jeffrey Zeldman.
July 25, 2013 at 12:15PM • 1 hour 18 minutes
Jim and Dan discuss the recent Apple security exploit, whitehat hacking in general, Apple's Quarterly Results, and more.
Hosted by Jim Dalrymple & Dan Benjamin.
July 25, 2013 at 2:00AM • 1 hour 12 minutes
Today's guest is Charles Eisenstein. He is the author of Yoga of Eating and several other books. We talk about how to properly use willpower; why diets don't work; sacred foods; why it is essential for us to learn to trust ourselves when it comes to making food choices; how bringing our diets and our food into alignment with our needs can lead to even bigger changes in our lives. After the Bell, Alan Watts continues the discussion by talking about Man in Nature.
Hosted by Angelo Coppola.