All Episodes

Unwound #33: The Pressures of the Deep

July 7, 2018 at 1:30PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Seth and Dan discuss the love and hate of summer, tasty Seiko rumors, super compressors, and the motives behind a questionable subreddit.

Hosted by Seth Roberts & Dan Benjamin.


Road Work #116: Tweaker Crimes

July 7, 2018 at 12:45PM • 1 hour 36 minutes

John and Dan discuss crimes, drugs, and motivations.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Back to Work #382: Bad Tech Dad

July 3, 2018 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 18 minutes

Dan's ex-cold, some media recommendations, strobe light problems, Dan's new phone, bad eyeglasses, your fault versus your problem, plus listener feedback about estimating hours and costs.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


On Taking Pictures #323: There’s No Control Group in Life

July 3, 2018 at 11:15AM • 1 hour 49 minutes

This week, a discussion around knowing (or thinking we know) when it’s time to change directions, whether in a body of work, a relationship, where to live, etc. Also, what happens when the dream you wanted isn’t the reality you get? Plus, according to a federal judge, photos on the internet are fair use...yes, even yours. Don McCullin is our Photographer of the Week.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.


DLC #240: Never Been to the Options

July 2, 2018 at 1:00AM • 2 hours 7 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Cory Banks from Gamers With Jobs Conference Call back to the show this week to discuss the casting on the Sonic Movie, a Halo TV series, and whether Google might upend the entire video game industry.

The Playlist: Hollow Knight, Crew 2, Mario Tennis Aces, Captain Toad Treasure Tracker, Lumines

Quick Questions

VR Talk: Jeff interviews Jay Rosenkrantz about Chiaro and the Elixir of Life

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Road Work #115: Lipstick Brown

June 29, 2018 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 51 minutes

John and Dan talk about the decline of society.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Puromac #498: Conviene ser ladrón

June 28, 2018 at 7:00PM • 1 hour 33 minutes

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.


On Taking Pictures #322: Waiting For The Supersaturation Point

June 27, 2018 at 12:30PM • 1 hour 26 minutes

This week, a pre-show discussion spills over into the show as we dive into the idea of myth and reputation and wrestle with the evolving definition of success. Also, episode 324 will be the last episode of OTP. We are grateful for the time that we’ve spent with you and with each other—logging well over 600 hours talking about photography and creativity—but we both feel like it’s time to explore some other areas. We’ll do one more regular show and then the final episode will be a Q&A, so send us your questions! Girma Berta is our Photographer of the Week.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.


Asymcar #44: The view from Tokyo with Bertel Schmitt

June 27, 2018 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 15 minutes

Auto industry "propagandist" and now journalist Bertel Schmitt joins us for a conversation on Tesla, disruption, entry level cars, Japan and the looming manufacturing tour.

Hosted by Horace Dediu & Jim Zellmer.


Back to Work #381: Sandwich Doctor

June 26, 2018 at 2:30PM • 1 hour 12 minutes

Discussed this week: head colds, Florida, vitamin shots, Pleiades, Pigeon Pose, a new kind of spam, some media recommendations, iOS 12, and a listener question about a job they just don’t wanna do.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.