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Ruby on Rails Podcast #227: Talk about town

April 11, 2017 at 7:00PM • 38 minutes

With Patriot's Day arriving soon to take over Boston, Kyle invites Joel back to talk about what he's been up to, GraphQL finally hitting the big time, and what it's like to be in Boston on Marathon Monday.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.

Back to Work #319: Contract with the Universe

April 11, 2017 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 26 minutes

TOPIC: Oh my GOD, this is torture.

This week, Dan and Merlin talk about—amongst other odds and sods— the Mean FedEx Guy, the weird future of gig economies, and Adventure Time.

Then, there's some handy tips on how to leverage iOS Accessibility settings for a better and more efficient experience on your device.

Listener Michelle writes in to ask about dealing with colleagues who use the hallway as an ad hoc one-on-one meeting. What strategies can we employ to be civil and collegial about careless interruptions without lowering our standards or losing our minds?

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

On Taking Pictures #259: Chasing Expertise, and Amy

April 11, 2017 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 27 minutes

This week, tutorials, gear reviews, benchmarks and ratings. If everyone is an Expert, who do you trust? Ultimately, you need to use the tools and advice that works for you, regardless of what They say. Also, we geek out a little over video cards and the importance of being able to upgrade your rig. Plus, our Photographer of the Week, Joel-Peter Witkin, inspires a discussion that wonderfully illustrates the power of a photograph.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.

Unwound #5: Disco on the Wrist

April 10, 2017 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 26 minutes

Seth and Dan talk about being a watchsmith, dive watches vs. dress watches, Dan's "Dive Watch Rules", the path to becoming a watchsmith, exhibition casebacks, watch boxes, watch rolls, acrylic crustals, important watch tools, and the evils of watch polishing.

Hosted by Seth Roberts & Dan Benjamin.

DLC #174: I Wear Eyeliner Too!

April 10, 2017 at 3:00PM • 2 hours 17 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Andrew Raxter from AD Game Club to the show this week to discuss no streaming for Persona 5, Xbox Project Scorpio tech specs revealed, Mass Effect: Andromeda patches, and more!

00:33:53 - The Playlist: Persona 5, Drawn to Death, Undertale

01:11:49 - Tabletop Time: Risk Legacy, Above and Below, Secret Hitler

01:20:08 - Quick Questions

01:37:16 - Parting Gifts!

01:42:28 - BONUS CONTENT: Jeff interviews Sam Braithwaite and Adam Rosen at Heroes of the Dorm

01:57:38 - BONUS CONTENT 2: Jeff and Christian talk SPOILERS for Horizon: Zero Dawn

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.

Road Work #62: Creeping Anti-Intellectualism

April 10, 2017 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 16 minutes

John talks with Dan about ham bau, theories, ideologies, and elaborates on his concerns about baby boomers.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.

The Big Web Show #157: David Sleight, Design Director at ProPublica

April 10, 2017 at 1:30PM • 58 minutes

ProPublica (@ProPublica) design director David Sleight (@stuntbox) is Jeffrey Zeldman’s guest.

How do publications brand themselves when a platform removes their fonts, art, and layout? What is “journalism in the public interest” and how does it differ from traditional reporting? What is bespoke web design and how does it work at ProPublica? What’s next for the ProPublica platform? How do newspapers retain readers in the age of AMP?

ProPublica (“Journalism in the Public Interest”) was a recipient of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting, the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in National Reporting, and a 2010 Pulitzer Prize in Investigative Reporting. David is a publication designer and web geek, formerly at BusinessWeek, Pearson Ed, and consulting land.

Hosted by Jeffrey Zeldman.

Supercharged #146: The Last Console

April 9, 2017 at 7:00PM • 1 hour 2 minutes

This week on Supercharged we're looking at the future of console gaming and its impact on how we play.

Hosted by Adam Dachis & Darren Herczeg.

Puromac #437: ¿Apple reconoce que tiene problemas?

April 7, 2017 at 8:30PM • 1 hour 58 minutes

En este episodio Flavio y Fede cambian un poco las cosas, hablan de visitas a NY, noticias hackintosh, Flavio comparte sus experiencias con el Samsung Galaxy S8, En Tu Mac, En Tu iDispositivo, Programas Recomendados, Productos Recomendados, Twitter y email de Fede y Flavio, el anuncio de nuevas Mac Pro, caen las acciones de Imagination y malas noticias para Apple vis a vis Microsoft Surface.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.

Diagnostics & Usage #110: Name One Samsung Tablet

April 7, 2017 at 7:00AM • 29 minutes

This week Cody and Joe discuss Twitter Lite, Clips, Mac Pro, YouTube TV, and more!

Hosted by Cody Coats & Joe Caiati.