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The Big Web Show #179: The Future and Past of Web Typography with Jason Pamental

October 1, 2018 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 18 minutes

Long-time (since 1994) web design practitioner Jason Pamental, author of Responsive Typography from O’Reilly, is Jeffrey Zeldman’s guest. For more than an hour, the two designers geek out over responsive typography, the history of type on the web, and the explosive creative potential of the new variable fonts.

Multiple Masters. FF Meta. Storing the offsets of the curve points. The three second timeout. Why FOUT is a feature, not a bug. Compensating for the differences between the web font and the backup font. The tragedy of Typecast, the new hope of Figma. Adidas. Nick Sherman. Paula Scher. Mandy Michael. And more.

Hosted by Jeffrey Zeldman.


DLC #253: Chris Bergman: Fortnite, Spider-man, Astro Bot Rescue Mission, Pathfinder Kingmaker, Oculus Quest

October 1, 2018 at 11:00AM • 2 hours 16 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Chris Bergman from Choremonster back to the show this week to discuss Fortnite going cross platform on PS4, no PSX this year, Oculus Connect 5, and more!

The Playlist: Pathfinder: Kingmaker, Ring of Elysium, PocketRun, Spider-Man, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Battle for Azeroth

VR Talk: Astro Bot Rescue Mission

Parting Gifts!

SPOILER TALK: Spider-Man PS4

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Critical Path #205: Lisa's Thesis

September 30, 2018 at 11:45PM • 1 hour 23 minutes

Horace shares his thoughts on the recent iPhone and Apple Watch event, his insights into the shift announced by Apple VP Lisa Jackson and what we might extrapolate about future products from the Watch’s user interface(s). Horace is joined by Judd Rubin, who fills in for Anders.

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


The Awkward Human Survival Guide #225: Cucooking and Organisming

September 30, 2018 at 11:00PM • 1 hour 4 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about tourette syndrome, neighbor affairs, Russian satanism, and being less overwhelming with special guest Darren Herczeg!

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


Diagnostics & Usage #158: Upside-down AirPods

September 30, 2018 at 7:15PM • 27 minutes

This week Joe and Cody discuss Apple TV 4K, iPhone XS Max, Apple Watch Series 4, macOS Mojave, and more!

Hosted by Cody Coats & Joe Caiati.


Road Work #125: Wrong Since 1988

September 28, 2018 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 1 minute

John and Dan revisit the concept of tattoos as a representation of the Persona.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Puromac #508: iPhone Xs y Apple Watch 4 - Primeras impresiones

September 28, 2018 at 6:00AM • 1 hour 40 minutes

Recien salio el nuevo iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max y iPhone Xr junto con el nuevo Apple Watch 4 y hoy Federico y Flavio hablan sobre su primeras experiencias de ellas con el nuevo ios 12, también tenemos consejos preguntas y respuestas, comentarios y trucos en tu Mac.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.


Supercharged #212: Phones vs. Computers

September 27, 2018 at 12:00PM • 46 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the decline of traditional computers in favor of mobile devices—but what does the future hold?

Hosted by Adam Dachis & Darren Herczeg.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #245: How I Got My First Pull Request into Rails with Nick Schwaderer

September 26, 2018 at 10:00PM • 25 minutes

Brittany's official debut as the host of the podcast! Brittany invites Nick Schwaderer, Ruby on Rails engineer at OceansHQ, on to the podcast to discuss meaningfully leveling up your open-source participation. They dive into Nick's first contribution to Rails core.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


Back to Work #393: Legacy Meat Stuff

September 25, 2018 at 4:45PM • 1 hour 28 minutes

This week, Merlin's got a LOT going on. Full Catastrophe Living!

Discussed: booger colors, some tv and movies, a dream deferred, various X-Persons, loving GoodTask 3, plus Dan and Merlin just cannot remember many, many things.

Next, your hosts dive into their first day with Mojave and reminisce about the days when you could make your Finder look all steampunk. This leads to a deeper dive on what the future of Macs might be and why they feel how they do (hint: they are both kind of old).

They also both want to know what the heck is going on with Chrome, and Dan pitches a movie.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.