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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.



#117: It Itches When It Gets Rainy

April 4, 2013 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Dan and Haddie are joined by Myke Hurley to kick off their live video stream of The Frequency and chat about the tech and weird news of the day including: the Roku 3, the new Porche Hybrid, the cruise ship that just won't quit, 20 great covers from the US Space Program, and pecan pie is now the official state pie of Texas. Dan and Haddie also share their favorite super powers.


#116: The Android of Pixar

April 3, 2013 at 12:00PM • 53 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the latest in entertaining news including: giant spiders, how to scramble an egg without cracking the shell, Wes Anderson's new Prada ad, the new Pixar movie, and the cell phone's 40th birthday. Dan also quizzes Haddie on all those sounds at the beginning of movies that trick us into thinking that the movie is starting. But it's not.


#115: The Topo Chico Fiasco

April 2, 2013 at 12:45PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Dan and Haddie are joined by Ashley Baxter to discuss gaming, the Loch Ness Monster and photography. Plus Heidi Klum saves her kids, a video game meant to induce synesthesia is released, Austin is on Kim Jung Un's hit list, and meal worms burrow out of stomachs.


#114: Trapped In A Lion Cage

April 1, 2013 at 12:15PM • 1 hour 14 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the tech April Fools jokes from around the web including Google's Nose and the retirement of the Youtube site. Dan also tries to convince Haddie she needs an at home perm.


#113: The Link to the Cheese was Wrong

March 29, 2013 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 4 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the latest in tech news: including a possible all screen iPhone, Blackberry's sales, a biological transistor, the Ouya release, a cheesy heist, and musical instruments made of lasers.


#112: The Inverse of the Wood

March 28, 2013 at 9:00AM • 47 minutes

Dan and Haddie are joined by Myke Hurley to discuss the news of the day and Haddie gets back at Myke for a previous American Fact quiz with a "Britishisms" quiz. Dan also discusses the running of a grand English manor and how it relates to Wayne Manor with Myke and much more.


#111: You Won't Leave My Office

March 27, 2013 at 9:00AM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the tech news of the day including Yahoo's aquisision of Summly, Twitter's verification processes, a Wolverine "tweaser", Capote's ashes, and T-Mobiles move to to iPhone. They are also joined by Jory Raphael of www.sensibleworld.com and 5by5 artwork fame.


#110: They Showed Up Dead

March 25, 2013 at 11:00AM • 55 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the latest in tech news including: the Dell take over, Jane Goodall's lies, the Apollo rocket recovery and more. They also discuss who may wear a monocle and the intricacies of men's hats.


#109: I Need a Rag!

March 22, 2013 at 11:15AM • 58 minutes

Dan and Haddie discuss the latest in tech news and events including the latest in Apple, the evolution of the computer interface, and the most detailed and illegal picture of the internet ever.


#108: My Abs Hurt

March 21, 2013 at 5:00PM • 59 minutes

Dan and Haddie are joined late in the afternoon by Myke Hurley and Moises Chiullan to discuss the latest in tech news, deviated septums, and trivia of the 50 United States.