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The Morning Dump #129: Mrs. Pooper

September 8, 2015 at 9:30AM

I rant about the imminent McDonald's all-day breakfast, NASA trying to turn poop into food, and a text messaging app exclusively for the toilet.

Hosted by Jordan Cooper.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #200: The User Interface is the Exception State + Listener Audio Questions Part 1

September 8, 2015 at 9:00AM • 1 hour 20 minutes

Sean and Kyle talk about differences between enterprise applications and consumer applications, and treating the human UI as the exception state. They also answer a handful of questions from listener Colin Rubbert.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.


The Awkward Human Survival Guide #78: When You Stop Being Human and Start Being a Hole

September 8, 2015 at 3:30AM • 1 hour 40 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about Janeane Garofalo, sour throat milk, and swapping genitals. Want to ask a question on the show? Email questions@awkwardhuman.com or call 323-456-3345 to leave us a voicemail.

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


On the Grid #131: Emotionally Invested

September 7, 2015 at 7:15PM • 57 minutes

Recorded September 3rd, 2015. This week we got to hear some follow up about Andy's presentation and we discussed getting emotionally invested in work.

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


HabloGeek #10: Esquemas de respaldo

September 7, 2015 at 3:30PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

En este episodio de HabloGeek, Fede habla de las herramientas y esquemas para hacer respaldos de nuestras vidas digitales.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum.


Asymcar #24: Get Rid of the Model T Men

September 7, 2015 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 51 minutes

We revisit “Antennagate”. Should organizations hire people with industry skills and experience or capable, driven outsiders? Horace shares tales from Henry Ford’s personnel practices during the Model T to Model A transition. The conversation accelerates into a discussion of aesthetics and jobs to be done. We muse on Tesla’s development, supply chain, aesthetics and market position while contrasting that with Toyota’s introduction of the Prius. We close with speculation on what a “meaningful contribution” to the auto ecosystem might look like.

Hosted by Horace Dediu & Jim Zellmer.


The Changelog #172: GitUp, Git UX, and More with Pierre-Olivier Latour

September 4, 2015 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 57 minutes

Our guest this week is Pierre-Olivier Latour. He joins the show to discuss his history as a software developer - everything from creating Quartz Composer and working at Apple to his new project GitUp and the user experience of Git.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.


The Critical Path #158: Disrupt Yourself with Whitney Johnson

September 4, 2015 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 1 minute

Horace interviews Whitney Johnson about her new book Disrupt Yourself. How can the theory of disruptive innovation be applied to you? How can you disrupt yourself?

Hosted by Anders Brownworth & Horace Dediu.


Bingeworthy: Mr. Robot #2: Season 1 Wrap Up

September 4, 2015 at 2:15PM • 1 hour 19 minutes

Dan, Haddie, and Maggie return for this Wrap Up episode to talk about Season 1 of Mr. Robot in its entirety!

This episode contains spoilers for all of Season 1!

We cover everything from parallels to real life events in the past and present, some overarching themes, the director's (Sam Esmail) multiple 'tip-of-the-hat's to various films and noteworthy directors, the potential social effects of glamorizing hacking, how re-watching the season reveals just how obvious certain plot twists were, and predictions and questions to ask yourself about Season 2. #AreYouStillWatching

Hosted by Haddie Cooke, Maggie Ball, and Dan Benjamin.


Amplified #146: Daniel Tiger

September 4, 2015 at 1:30PM • 1 hour 6 minutes

Jim and Dan talk about the upcoming Apple event next week in San Francisco, the Apple Watch, the Apple TV, Apple Maps, DVDs vs. buying movies online vs. renting movies, bylines on The Loop, and more.

Hosted by Jim Dalrymple & Dan Benjamin.