All Episodes

The Critical Path #110: The Profit Algorithm

January 23, 2014 at 11:45AM • 1 hour 40 minutes

Horace is once again drawn to the paradox that is Google, a company full of data that shares almost none of it with its "customers" or the public.

Hosted by Horace Dediu.


In Beta #83: The Black Spring Pile

January 22, 2014 at 9:00PM • 60 minutes

Kevin & Christie follow up on The Tablet Life (a.k.a. "leaving your laptop at work"), appreciate Henry Miller's rules for working, talk about diversity in startups and tech events, and touch on The Dr. V story and the apology that followed. Whew.

Hosted by Christie Koehler & Kevin Purdy.


The Prompt #32: +K in Positive Thinking

January 22, 2014 at 8:45PM • 1 hour 46 minutes

This week, 5by5’s most intrepid trio are back at it, discussing Beats Music, Myke’s iPad and the original Macintosh.

Hosted by Federico Viticci, Myke Hurley, and Stephen Hackett.


After Dark #437: After Amplified #87

January 22, 2014 at 6:00PM • 6 minutes

In the after dark for Amplified #87 we discuss beef jerky and more!

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


The East Wing #81: Sam Soffes - Part Three

January 22, 2014 at 5:00PM • 55 minutes

Tim talks with Sam Soffes about Roon, contracting, getting married, and finding motivation.

Hosted by Tim Smith.


After Dark #436: After The East Wing #81

January 22, 2014 at 5:00PM • 17 minutes

Tim and Sam Soffes talk about Rails, databases, and iOS after The East Wing #81.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Five Minute Tech News #231: Wednesday, January 22, 2014

January 22, 2014 at 4:45PM • 3 minutes

The news for Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Amplified #87: No Mac Pro for Me

January 22, 2014 at 4:45PM • 1 hour 49 minutes

While at NAMM, Jim joins Dan and special guest Merlin Mann to talk about their favorite Macs new and old, the future of the computer in the home, the power of portable and wearable devices, amps, guitars, Yamaha's purchase of Line 6, new gear, why Jim isn't getting a new Mac Pro, and more.

Hosted by Jim Dalrymple & Shawn King with special guest Merlin Mann.


CMD+Space #80: The Next Chapter, with Tom Merritt

January 22, 2014 at 2:15PM • 58 minutes

This week Myke is joined by Tom Merritt. They talk about the recent changes in Tom's podcasting career that have led him to launch a whole host of new shows and projects.

Hosted by Myke Hurley.


The Critical Path #109: Google Ventures

January 22, 2014 at 11:45AM • 1 hour 37 minutes

Horace builds on his discussion of Google from the previous episode in light of the Nest acquisition news. We also look at the relatively unreported news regarding China lifting its 13-year ban on game consoles and the variables it introduces to a "big niche" industry.

Hosted by Horace Dediu.