The Frequency

The Frequency

The Frequency is a weekly news and talk show focused on bringing you the top stories from the real world, the tech world, and sometimes the weird world.

Hosted by Haddie Cooke and Dan Benjamin.


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#106: I'll Measure His Head

March 19, 2013 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss WhatsApp moving to a subscription model, Andrew 'weev' Auernheimer being sentenced to 41 months in prison, and Warby Parker's new shaving subscription site.


#105: I'm Wearing Horseshoes

March 18, 2013 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss Mailbox being bought by Dropbox, North Korea blames US and allies for cyber attacks, and where to watch the Angry Birds Toons.


#104: Straw Shoes and Straw Hats

March 15, 2013 at 12:00PM • 43 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the latest in tech.


#103: We Bought a Podcast Network and a Shelf

March 14, 2013 at 12:45PM • 58 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss Google Reader shutting down, the new Pope, the new President of China, Samsung Galaxy S 4, and Pi Day.


#102: Emergency Ascot

March 13, 2013 at 1:00PM • 55 minutes

Dan and Haddie are joined by Moisés Chiullan to discuss France scolding Apple for forcing employees to work late, Google chairman Eric Schmidt gets $6 million cash bonus, a denial-of-service attack on JP Morgan Chase sites, Amazon's estimated 10 million Prime subscribers, New York judge not letting mayor Bloomberg from passing his soda ban, the introduction of Netflix Social, and no new Pope has been chosen thus far.


#101: I Left My Ghost at Home

March 12, 2013 at 11:15AM • 1 hour 3 minutes

Here's to the next 100! Dan and Haddie are joined by Ansa Copeland to discuss the events of yesterday's SXSW experience and the news of the day including: Linkedin's acquisition of Pulse, Google Glass apps, a coagulant gel, and Sprint's Blackberry.


#100: The Year of the Cow

March 11, 2013 at 10:45AM • 1 hour 2 minutes

For their 100th episode of The Frequency Dan and Haddie are joined by Christina Warren of Mashable to discuss Google's new shoe, the upcoming sale of the Blackberry Z10, the hacking of Donkey Kong by a loving father, and SXSW stuff.


#99: The Thing In My House

March 8, 2013 at 6:30PM • 1 hour 12 minutes

On a mildly dreary, but exciting day in Austin, Dan and Haddie discuss Carrie Fisher's return to Star Wars, News Corp's new tablet for education, a watch that may beat Apple's to market, new job numbers for the US, SXSW, and the meeting of the 5by5 and Grumpy Cat minds. Jeffery Saddoris and Bill Wadman of the 5by5 show On Taking Pictures drop in to discuss things photography.


#98: It's Like Tyler Durden Says

March 6, 2013 at 12:00PM • 52 minutes

On this beautiful Austin day Dan and Haddie discuss the rumored August release of the iPhone 5S, no Netflix for Blackberry, Evernote's implementation of a two factor authentication system, and the illegality of the incredible, inedible American egg.


#97: My Dance Self Likes It

March 5, 2013 at 11:30AM • 40 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the legalization of cellphone unlocking, the end of the Scroogled campaign (or maybe not?), a brain to brain connection in rats, an unfortunate musical mash-up, a real life Batman, and hats and boots.