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Ruby on Rails Podcast #210: Rails 5 Preview

January 29, 2016 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 16 minutes

Kyle and Sean talk about Kyle's trip to Dean Kamen's house/hanger and preview Rails 5. Plus, a new Shipped It! episode about Kyle's ongoing quest to removed a complicated serialized attribute.

Shipped It! is an ongoing series about what it takes to manage an application after it's let loose in the wild. The series is produced in partnership with AppSignal, our favorite application monitoring solution. Use the promo code SHIPPEDIT and you'll receive an additional month free (beyond the standard free month) from AppSignal.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.

Diagnostics & Usage #53: SUPER EXTRA!

January 29, 2016 at 5:30AM • 32 minutes

This week Joe and Cody discuss iPhone vs. Android, Mark Gurman’s return to the rumor mill, iPhone 5se, iPhone 7, Apple Watch, iPad Air 3, Google, and more!

Hosted by Cody Coats & Joe Caiati.

The Changelog #192: Crystal with Ary Borenszweig and Juan Wajnerman

January 29, 2016 at 2:00AM

This week we were joined by Ary Borenszweig and Juan Wajnerman -- the folks behind Crystal. We talked about goals of the language, how it's the best of both worlds between Ruby and C, why if it's so close to and inspired by Ruby why not just give their time/effort to Ruby instead, the new compiler, and we also discussed what's left before Crystal can go 1.0.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.

Puromac #381: Dale, Siri

January 28, 2016 at 9:30PM • 1 hour 36 minutes

En este episodio, Fede y Flavio hablan de la nieve en NY, los reglamentos de baterías de litio, la dieta de Flavio, fundas para el mando del Apple TV 4, reportes financieros Q1 de 2016, programa de reemplazo de enchufes, reseña detallada del iPad Pro, navegadores de iOS, especulaciones y rumores, Twitter de Flavio y Fede, En tu iPhone y Productos Recomendados.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.

Supercharged #92: Why Do Tech Companies Suck at Diversity Hiring and Orgies?

January 28, 2016 at 6:15PM • 1 hour 14 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Apple missteps, the Zika virus, and why tech companies suck at diversity! Questions/comments? Visit

Hosted by Adam Dachis & Darren Herczeg.

The Ihnatko Almanac #168: An Expert on Microwave Burritos

January 28, 2016 at 6:00PM

Andy and Dan discuss the intricacies surrounding the reheating of food, smartphone cameras, video lighting, the Apple TV update, and more.

Hosted by Andy Ihnatko & Dan Benjamin.

The Awkward Human Survival Guide #98: Pepto Bismalt

January 26, 2016 at 6:15PM • 59 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about medicine food, making real life porn, and Darren returns to help Beowulf embrace a newfound passion. Want to ask a question on the show? Visit

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

Back to Work #256: Every Minute Weighs the Same

January 26, 2016 at 3:30PM • 1 hour 37 minutes

TOPIC: Coder, Kayaker, Father, Person.

This week, Dan and Merlin talk about Dan's attempt to vastly rejigger his schedule in the interest of mental and physical health.

This leads to a long discussion of work, identity, expectations, and choosing which of the voices in your head to listen to and when.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

The Critical Path #167: David Sundahl

January 26, 2016 at 12:30PM • 52 minutes

Horace interviews David Sundahl, fellow at the Clayton Christensen Institute.

Hosted by Anders Brownworth & Horace Dediu.

On Taking Pictures #196: Mind-field of Obstacles

January 26, 2016 at 11:30AM • 1 hour 27 minutes

This week, an experiment we proposed on the show a year ago yields some terrific results for a listener. Also, is the bigger problem getting beyond a plateau, or realizing that you’ve reached one in the first place? Plus, Instagram has grown beyond food photos and into a robust platform for discovery, particularly for photojournalism. Alfa Castaldi is our Photographer of the Week.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.