All Episodes

Steady #22: Churchy-Churchy

September 23, 2015 at 4:15PM • 52 minutes

Virginia talks with Matthew about being an athesit in the Bible Belt, and many other challenges in online dating. (Surprise surprise; Plenty of Fish is far more popular in Matthew's area than Virginia expected.) They end on a lightning round about how to get better online dating photos

Hosted by Virginia Roberts.

The Critical Path #159: The Appification of TV, Revisited

September 23, 2015 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 56 minutes

Horace and Anders revisit Apple TV and answer listener questions in this special 2 hour episode.

Hosted by Anders Brownworth & Horace Dediu.

The Big Web Show #135: How Does Your Brand Live in Motion? Web Animation with Val Head

September 23, 2015 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 1 minute

Designer/developer Val Head (@vlh) is Jeffrey Zeldman's guest. Val is the co-founder of the Web Design Day conference, co-host with Cennydd Bowles of the Motion and Meaning podcast, and author of CSS Pocket Guide (5 Simple Steps) and the upcoming Designing Interface Animations (Rosenfeld Media). Val and Zeldman discuss how to create an animation style guide, the genius of user queries, the web animation API, frame by frame animation, animating with math in Flash, Disney animation and the illusion of life, animating for meaning, how to animate without triggering vestibular disorders, resources for accessible animations, and what to eat in Lawrenceville, PA.

Hosted by Jeffrey Zeldman.

Amplified #147: TV, TV, TV

September 23, 2015 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 22 minutes

Jim and Dan talk about Dan's newfound Apple love, the iPhone 6s, Watch OS 2, apps as the future of TV (and the fundamentally changing way we view TV as a medium), the iPad Pro, the Pencil, and ad blocking from the standpoint of an independent content creator.

Hosted by Jim Dalrymple & Dan Benjamin.

iOhYes #85: Overscan

September 23, 2015 at 9:45AM • 60 minutes

Tweet Shoutouts


  • Apple TV
    • NextMuni
    • Not universal app, separate binary
    • Overscan
    • Can’t set left and right padding on table view
  • 3D Touch
    • Twitter Bookmarks
    • Home icon shortcut menus
    • Dynamic shortcuts are possible
    • Will iPads support 3D touch in the future??
    • How to test, not supported in simulator (currently)
      • Homework: Long press as 3D touch press
    • Conrad Kramer hack on home screen for 3D
  • Impressions of iOS9
    • Left swipe for spotlight search and proactive Siri
    • Proactive app suggestions
    • Upper case / lower case letters on the keyboard itself
    • “Back to” button
    • 40% adoption


Malware version of xCode (incident from this week) XcodeGhost iOS malware




Alternative show title suggestions

  • Apple Ninjas
  • Good???
  • Hate interface builder all over again
  • The view is the table view
  • Calibration Image
  • Monitor Snob
  • This is gonna bite a lot of people
  • Deep Press
  • Inception Tuba
  • Beat the clock
  • Internal 3D touch
  • Any code is a security hole
  • Kinda meh
  • Tinee Tiny

Hosted by Darryl Thomas & John Sextro.

Ruby on Rails Podcast #201: API-First, Planning-Second

September 22, 2015 at 9:00PM • 1 hour 20 minutes

Sean and Kyle debrief on the successful (phew!) API-First training seminar, and talk about the upcoming GitHub Universe conference.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.

Back to Work #239: Starving African Child

September 22, 2015 at 8:15PM • 1 hour 49 minutes

TOPIC: Block! Block! Body blow! Uppercut!

This week, Dan and Merlin talk less about ad-blocking and more about what kind-of feels like (but might not actually be) a point of change for web advertising, podcasting, and media as a whole, which could affect, like, everything, man.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

The Awkward Human Survival Guide #80: Sensual Pasta

September 22, 2015 at 7:30PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about vagina pain, sensual pasta, and old raisins. Want to ask a question on the show? Email or call 323-456-3345 to leave us a voicemail.

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

The Changelog #174: Metasploit, InfoSec, and Open Source with Trevor Rosen and James "Egypt" Lee

September 22, 2015 at 6:30PM • 1 hour 34 minutes

Our guests this week are Trevor Rosen and James "Egypt" Lee, two of the people behind Metasploit. Metasploit is a collaboration of the open source community and Rapid7 -- It's penetration testing software that helps you verify vulnerabilities and manage security assessments.

Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.

On the Grid #133: Andysplaining

September 21, 2015 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 5 minutes

Recorded September 15, 2015. A nice man from Baltimore over explains nostalgia and his work.

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