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5by5 at the Movies #8: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 8 - Guest Host: Professional Wrestler A.C.H.

November 27, 2018 at 11:00PM • 33 minutes

This week we talk about sneaking rotisserie chicken into theaters, spider-verse news, Hugh Jackman rumors, more info from the 'Child's Play' reboot, and we talk about Netflix's upcoming Roald Dahl universe. PLUS we debate if the new 'Lion King' is live-action or not.

Guest Host: Professional Wrestler A.C.H.

Co-host: Mason Scheer

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Back to Work #402: Watches & Barbecue

November 27, 2018 at 2:15PM • 1 hour 23 minutes

Discussed: Thanksgiving; spatchcock chicken; kids and their stupid eating; Dan's concern about how we talk to each other; Merlin encourages people to try not to be terrible.

Also, some odds and sods on iPad Pro updates, and thanks to our nice listeners.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


DLC #261: Kahlief Adams: Red Dead Redemption 2, Fallout 76, Darksiders 3, Assassins Creed Odyssey, Tetris Effect, Magic Leap, Warframe Switch

November 26, 2018 at 12:00AM • 2 hours 6 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Kahlief Adams from Spawn on Me back to the show this week to discuss a new Pokemon tamagotchi, Black Friday for video games, Super Smash Bros Ultimate pre-sales, and more!

The Playlist: Red Dead Redemption 2, Fallout 76, Warframe Switch, Darksiders 3, Assassin's Creed Odyssey

VR Talk: Tetris Effect, Beat Saber PSVR, Magic Leap

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Critical Path #212: Ex Machina: The Telescope, The Reformation and The Historian's Dilemma

November 25, 2018 at 11:00PM • 52 minutes

Henri Dediu joins Horace and Judd to discuss lenses, rebels and weighing the what vs. the why when looking to the past.

Hosted by Horace Dediu, Anders Brownworth, and Judd Rubin.


Supercharged #220: The Trouble with Voting

November 22, 2018 at 1:00PM • 51 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the issues with voting and why the methods can sometimes make it very confusing.

Hosted by Adam Dachis & Darren Herczeg.


Puromac #516: Lo que nos tienta

November 21, 2018 at 6:00PM • 2 hours

Hoy Fede y Flavio nos cuentan en Puromac de varios historias personales, WiFi Mesh de Orbi, tarjetas robadas, trucos, preguntas y respuestas de Twitter

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.


Micromobility #12: The Scooter Ecosystem with Michal Naka

November 21, 2018 at 6:00AM • 43 minutes

In today’s episode, we’re joined by Twitter micromobility celebrity Michal Naka (@michalnaka), to talk about scooters, how they’re evolving in hardware and their interactions with cities and what the future might look like. It’s a packed episode.

Specifically we cover:
- How Michal ended up in micromobility through his skepticism of autonomous cars. (5:50->)
- How the most valuable miles travelled are likely to be addressed by micromobility and not autonomous. (9:20->)
- The history of the scooter supply chain.(13:00->)
- The tradeoff that companies are making between opex and capex. (25:50->)
- What future evolutions we’re likely to see in (29:30->)
- How cities are responding to these new business models, and what we’re likely to see in the future. (33:46->)
- How the diffusion theory applies to scooters and their evolution. (40:30->)

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Hosted by Oliver Bruce & Horace Dediu.


5by5 at the Movies #7: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 7 - Guest: Luke Mullen

November 21, 2018 at 12:00AM • 34 minutes

This week we talk about Amazon's early ticket push, YouTube's 'movies on them', the Disney/Fox merger, and our hot take on Fantastic Beasts 2.

Listen to Keith troll our wonderful guest Luke Mullen, a film festival programmer and DIT technician.

Co-host: Mason Scheer.

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Back to Work #401: Carrier Fluid

November 20, 2018 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Discussed this week: Dan's MOSH setup on iPad; Dan's new NEW iPad; ease of setup on iOS; some iOS photo editing app recommendations; two things Merlin learned this week; and a little rant about how everybody apparently already knows everything.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #251: An Honest Take on GraphQL with Ankita Gupta

November 20, 2018 at 3:00PM • 18 minutes

Ankita Gupta works as an engineer at honestbee where she has been working on transitioning honestbee's monolith to smaller services. Brittany met Ankita at Rubyconf Malaysia and invited her to the show to discuss integrating GraphQL into a pre-existing Rails application.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.