All Episodes

Back to Work #348: Optionitis

October 31, 2017 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 21 minutes

Dan and Merlin talk about Halloween, the Chromebook, Apple, WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux), and hair removal.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


On Taking Pictures #288: An Iterative Process Like Everything Else

October 31, 2017 at 12:15PM • 1 hour 47 minutes

This week, happy Halloween! What constitutes a cultural experience for you? A museum? A gallery? Going bowling? Also, what motivates you to look at art? Plus, we talk about managing expectations of creative endeavors when they are just outside of your comfort zone. Four-time Pulitzer Prize winner Carol Guzy is our Photographer of the Week.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.


Quit #116: Influencers

October 31, 2017 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 2 minutes

Dan and Haddie talk about influence, attention, and scarcity using Apple as an example of effective execution.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #237: The One About Webhooks

October 30, 2017 at 9:00PM • 38 minutes

Brian wants to hear about webhooks so this is The Webhooks Episode. Learn about the tips and tricks for building a webhooks service, where you may run into trouble, and how to be a good consumer.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.


DLC #204: Throw a Hat On It

October 30, 2017 at 4:00PM • 2 hours

Jeff and Christian welcome Chelsea Stark from The Polygon Show to the show this week to discuss Sony' Paris Game's Week press conference, eSports in the Olympics, Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, and more!

The Playlist: Super Mario Odyssey, Assassin's Creed Origins, Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus, Destiny 2 on PC

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Big Web Show #165: Webfont Festival with Bram Stein

October 30, 2017 at 12:00PM • 59 minutes

Host Jeffrey Zeldman interviews Bram Stein, Typekit’s director of web fonts and author of the Webfont Handbook (A Book Apart, 2017). The two designers discuss creating great font stacks, optimizing web font performance, FOUT versus FOIT, the horror of fallback fonts, and new technology including variable fonts and font-display: FOUT or FOIT.

Hosted by Jeffrey Zeldman.


Quit #115: Little Ego

October 27, 2017 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

Dan talks about building a SaaS platform, all the while joined by Haddie to discuss a listener email about the challenges of breaking into a new career and unpaid internships, changing the way you ask for feedback, and just being open about things.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


Puromac #464: Misión Imposible: Conseguir un iPhone X

October 26, 2017 at 7:00PM • 1 hour 51 minutes

En este episodio Fede y Flavio comienzan con una entrada diferente, como compraran el iPhone X, sorteo de Little Snitch, garantias y en tu mac, preguntas y respuestas a tweets

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.


Road Work #87: The JFK Files

October 26, 2017 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 4 minutes

John and Dan discuss the to-be-released JFK files, conspiracy theories, Andy Kaufman, omertà, and Deep Throat.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #236: No, You Refactor It!

October 24, 2017 at 9:00PM • 29 minutes

This week, Britt takes Kyle's spot and interviews Ben Orenstein about what he's been up to lately. Knight takes @r00k. Checkmate.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.