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Five Minute Tech News #187: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

November 13, 2013 at 2:15PM • 5 minutes

The news for Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


In Beta #74: Inspired To Buy My Own Milk

November 13, 2013 at 2:00PM • 48 minutes

If we're the first generation to play video games well into our 40s and 50s, why do so few people frame gaming as part of a healthy, balanced, productive life? Kevin and Gina talk video games - from healthy escape to life-eating addiction to creative inspiration and back.

Hosted by Christie Koehler & Kevin Purdy.


Bionic #67: Don’t Allow The Sharks To Be Sharks

November 13, 2013 at 12:00PM • 57 minutes

This week, Matt is back! That’s probably all you need to know.

Hosted by Matt Alexander & Myke Hurley.


The Pen Addict #80: It's A Scandal

November 12, 2013 at 5:15PM • 57 minutes

On this episode, Brad and Myke revisit an old topic they hoped they would never need to again: The Visionnaire. Things are getting ugly in Visionnaire land, and no real answers are to be found. On a more positive note, we talk about brick and mortar pen shops and two worthwhile causes that need your attention.

Hosted by Brad Dowdy & Myke Hurley.


Back to Work #145: Nine-Thousand Words of Holden Caulfield

November 12, 2013 at 5:00PM • 55 minutes

TOPIC: Grab bag

This week, Dan takes a minute to sit down with Merlin to talk about bathroom GIFs, Marvel movies, private school ejection, and a new interview with Merlin that is very very long.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Systematic #70: The Magical Jamie Phelps

November 12, 2013 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 25 minutes

Jamie Phelps swings by to talk about home entertainment magic, travel magic and magic magic. Also, text editors and our favorite syntax coloring themes, just in case it wasn't nerdy enough.

Hosted by Brett Terpstra.


Five Minute Tech News #186: Tuesday, November 12, 2013

November 12, 2013 at 2:15PM • 4 minutes

The news for Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


On Taking Pictures #81: An Artistic Vacation

November 12, 2013 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 41 minutes

This week, thank yous and follow up to last week’s episode. How do we decide what we do and don’t want creatively? Is a hard-coded trajectory helpful, or merely another distraction you need to adhere to? Also, we talk about an interesting article by Kirk Tuck and a really great interview with our Photographer of the Week, Walker Evans.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.


Write For Your Life #102: More than just a hobby

November 11, 2013 at 5:00PM • 45 minutes

In this week's episode of the Write for Your Life podcast, Iain and Donna discuss the thorny issue of having a full-time job and writing fiction in your spare time. Is it more than just a hobby? Even if you're published but still need a full-time job? Tricky business this writing... business. Other topics include finding your voice and knowing if and when it's happened!

Hosted by Donna Sørensen & Iain Broome.


Five Minute Tech News #185: Monday, November 11, 2013

November 11, 2013 at 3:30PM • 4 minutes

The news for Monday, November 11, 2013

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.