Supercharged

Supercharged

Every week, Supercharged tackles a complex—and sometimes unusual—question about technology, science, psychology, and human existence to find out how we can approach life better in our rapidly changing world.

Got a question you'd like us to answer or comment for the show? Visit awkward.email for lots of options! Check out our Subreddit, too!

Hosted by Adam Dachis and Darren Herczeg.



#77: Evil Mind Hacks

October 15, 2015 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 43 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about the trans-pacific partnership, the iOS 9 jailbreak, manipulating the brain. Guests: Darren Herczeg (of Darren Corp.) and Alan Henry (of Lifehacker).


#76: First World Solutions

October 8, 2015 at 7:30PM • 1 hour 56 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about a Microsoft hardware ejaculation, Apple’s latest stupid whatevergate, and first world solutions. Guests: Eric Ravenscraft and Darren Herczeg.


#75: #Scamazon (or Why You Shouldn't Rim Pop Rocks)

October 1, 2015 at 9:30PM • 1 hour 48 minutes

This will make more sense later, but this is episode 75. Clearly I suck at counting. Anyway, this week we’re talking about a handful of Google announcements, Twitter for politicians, and scamming Amazon. Share your Amazon scams with us with #scamazon on Twitter and Facebook or through whatever means you prefer.

Guests: Darren Herczeg and Professional Amazon Manipulator Erica Elson


#74: Mixing Internet with Politics

September 24, 2015 at 11:00PM • 1 hour 23 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about bothersome betas, fast phone processors, and mixing politics and the Internet. As usual, we’re also answering your questions, discussing your comments, and sharing our favorite tips and downloads of the week!


#73: Do Me Do Me Do Me: The Cult of Busy

September 18, 2015 at 5:45PM • 1 hour 40 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Apple, Amazon, and Ahmed the clock builder. As usual, we’re also answering your questions, discussing your comments, and sharing our favorite tips and downloads of the week!

This week's guest: Whitson Gordon of Lifehacker.

This week's discussion: The basics of a productive work day.

NOTE: We believed Ahmed's clock was built in a suitcase. That was incorrect. The clock was built in a pencil case and we misunderstood. Also, we're still confused about what happened to the clock. We'll clear this up next week. Sorry for the error!


#72: Pencils and Ink

September 10, 2015 at 5:45PM • 1 hour 11 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Apple's new crap. As usual, we’re also answering your questions, discussing your comments, and sharing our favorite tips and downloads of the week!


#71: Instant Cardiac Explosion

September 3, 2015 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 31 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about annoying corporate decisions, Apple event rumors, and the basics of a healthy life. As usual, we’re also answering your questions, discussing your comments, and sharing our favorite tips and downloads of the week!


#70: Wet Heat and Dog Testicle Sushi

August 25, 2015 at 6:15PM • 1 hour 32 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about deleting political tweets, the Ashley Madison aftermath, and hacking your morning routine. As usual, we’re also answering your questions, discussing your comments, and sharing our favorite tips and downloads of the week!


#69: Dirty Work

August 20, 2015 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 1 minute

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Alphabet, Amazon, and crappy jobs. As usual, we’re also answering your questions, discussing your comments, and sharing our favorite tips and downloads of the week!


#68: Bombproof Your Horse

August 13, 2015 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 46 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about a lovely LastPass upgrade, the post-PC area, and photography. As usual, we’re also answering your questions, discussing your comments, and sharing our favorite tips and downloads of the week!