5by5 Specials

5by5 Specials

5by5 special events.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


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#23: Thank You For Calling!

December 27, 2013 at 6:00pm • 1 hour 44 minutes

Pilot for a new live call-in show about the world of customer service, hosted by Moisés Chiullan. Whose fault is it that we're angry when a company screws up? How can we improve consumer discourse? What makes a bad situation better?


#22: Apple Event: iPhone 5c and 5s

September 10, 2013 at 8:00pm • 1 hour 30 minutes

Dan is joined by Christina Warren, Horace Dediu, Benedict Evans, and Haddie Cooke to discuss their thoughts on the September 10th Apple Event announcing the iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, and more.

Special guests Christina Warren, Haddie Cooke, and Horace Dediu.


#21: Vis-à-vis Nokia (Critical Path #95)

September 6, 2013 at 1:00pm • 1 hour 24 minutes

A special episode in three parts: 1) Too many variables: The mechanics of the Microsoft Nokia deal 2) Climbing Everest without oxygen: The implications for Microsoft and 3) Post-abyss: The implications for Nokia.


#20: Black Tar Merlin: Comic Con 2013

August 13, 2013 at 12:00pm • 1 hour 18 minutes

Jason Snell joins Moisés to discuss the chaos of San Diego Comic Con, new Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi, ChromeCast viability, and nerd culture in constant evolution.

Special guest Jason Snell.


#19: Haddie Cooke on Show Me Your Mic

May 21, 2013 at 6:00pm • 38 minutes

5by5 Producer Haddie Cooke is interviewed by Chris Enns for Episode 14 of Show Me Your Mic.

Special guest Haddie Cooke.


#18: Merlin Mann on Beyond the To-Do List Podcast

May 19, 2013 at 8:00am • 1 hour 29 minutes

Merlin Mann is interviewed by Erik Fisher on the Beyond the To-Do List Podcast and talks about what the word ‘productivity’ really means, Merlin’s super-hero origin story as a student of productivity, The creation of 43Folders, what Inbox Zero started as and what it really means, David Allen and Getting Things Done, Opportunity Cost, the Sunk Cost Fallacy, and a deeper dive into Merlin's prequel story of how the Back to Work Podcast began.

Special guest Merlin Mann.


#17: Dan Benjamin on The MovieByte Podcast #42: One Movie A Year

May 3, 2013 at 11:00am • 1 hour 26 minutes

Dan Benjamin joins TJ and Joe for episode 42 of The MovieByte Podcast to discuss John Williams, online media consumption versus broadcast TV, some thoughts about J.J. Abrams version of Star Trek, and ‘Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan’ which leads to some great discussion.


#16: Put a Collar On with Dan Benjamin

May 2, 2013 at 10:00am • 54 minutes

Dan Benjamin is interviewed by Tim Smith for The East Wing, a weekly show that talks about design, user experience, problem solving and the keys to creating products with value.


#15: Dan Benjamin on Michael Wolf's NextMarket

April 11, 2013 at 11:15am • 49 minutes

Dan Benjamin is interviewed by Michael Wolf for the NextMarket Podcast. They talk about a the state of the podcast market, 5by5's early days, how Dan manages being so involved with all aspects of 5by5, how he determines what type of role he should take as podcast host for each show, and we wrap up by Dan sharing some insights into the advertising and monetization of podcasts.

https://soundcloud.com/nextmarket/5by5s-dan-benjamin-on-being


#14: Dan Benjamin Interviewed for Show Me Your Mic #8

April 11, 2013 at 11:00am • 57 minutes

Dan Benjamin is interviewed by Chris Enns for episode 8 of Show Me Your Mic.

Dan talks with Chris about the gamut of podcasting from his start on the Hivelogic podcast to where he is now, networks vs individual podcasts, getting unstuck when podcasting, taking care of sponsors and plenty of fun discussion on life as a podcaster.

Original episode on SSKTN.