All Episodes

Back to Work #344: The Microwave Moment

October 3, 2017 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 40 minutes

TOPIC: You're not supposed to pet the car.

This week, Dan and Merlin discuss Nest Cam updates, Ring doorbell tracking, Echo family additions, HDMI questions, the fraught landscape of 4K HDR TV stuff, and how shopping makes Merlin feel kind of vulnerable.

Two excellent music podcasts are recommended.

Dan has a new MacBook Pro and a lot to say about it.

Merlin introduces something he calls "Power Puttering."

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

On Taking Pictures #284: Time Is Your Only Currency

October 3, 2017 at 12:45PM • 1 hour 35 minutes

This week, have improvements to the gear side of photography affected the overall craft of making pictures? Or are we now able to simply pick and choose the pieces of the craft that matter most to us? Also, a listener asks about what motivates us to make, the love of doing it, money, or something else? Larry Burrows is our Photographer of the Week.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.

DLC #200: Dub L Century

October 2, 2017 at 6:15PM • 1 hour 49 minutes

Jeff and Christian celebrate their 200th episode with a discussion of the new Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer, Assassin's Creed's Discovery Mode, PSVR getting HDR pass through, and Forza's loot crates.

The Playlist: Zen Pinball, Battlechasers: Nightwar, Golf Story, Hob

VR Talk: From Other Suns, Doom VFR

Tabletop Time: Interview with Ted Alspach of Bezier Games

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.

The Awkward Human Survival Guide #184: An Ode to Foxy's

October 2, 2017 at 3:00PM • 58 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about legless romance, a toilet brush mystery, and cum guzzling. Questions/comments/stories/whatevers? Visit or call/text 509-AWKWARD!

Special Guests: IUD Girl and Guy, Lindsay and John Bring!


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

Unwound #19: A Rather Stubborn Oyster

September 30, 2017 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Seth and Dan talk about Rolex, Hamilton, and the history and validity of water resistance.

Hosted by Seth Roberts & Dan Benjamin.

Quit #114: You're Using It Wrong

September 29, 2017 at 5:30PM • 1 hour 1 minute

Dan and Haddie talk about going the extra mile for your customers, regaining the excitement you had when you started your job, and answer listener Brian's question about CASHFLOW!!!

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

Diagnostics & Usage #129: Crawling Back to IT

September 29, 2017 at 6:00AM • 33 minutes

This week Joe and Cody discuss iPhone X constraints, iPhone naming, High Sierra, watchOS battery life, tvOS, and Twitter's new character limit.

Hosted by Cody Coats & Joe Caiati.

Puromac #460: Se rompe

September 28, 2017 at 5:45PM • 1 hour 35 minutes

En este episodio Fede y Flavio hablan sobre la compra de las primer semana con el iPhone 8 Plus y el nuevo Apple watch 3, modems en nuevos iphones, disponibilidad, Airpods, Apple Music, preguntas y respuestas a tweets

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.

Supercharged #171: Productivity II: The Sequel

September 28, 2017 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 22 minutes

Whitson Gordon (editor-in-chief of HowToGeek) joins Tommy and Adam to continue the discussion about finding a solid productivity balance in a world saturated with work tools and life hacks.

Hosted by Adam Dachis & Darren Herczeg.

Road Work #83: My Intellivison Blister

September 28, 2017 at 4:15PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

John and Dan talk about music collections, 8-track tapes, John's new old phone, Sudoku, Minesweeper, casual gaming, and Merve the Swerve.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.