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Back to Work #474: The Confidence to Keep Pedaling

April 21, 2020 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 6 minutes

DISCUSSED: our perception of value is definitely personal and maybe even a little generational; sometimes, the only thing you can afford is the best; a listener question about where your hosts are with comics; further praise for TaskPaper; updates on macOS text editing; Merlin capitulates to Catalina; Dan answers a listener question about coping with chronic back pain; learning how to stop rehearsing frailty by embracing the wonders of momentum.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Home Work #221: Home IT Manager

April 20, 2020 at 11:00AM • 54 minutes

Dave and Harry discuss the importance of designating a home technology manager. Also, Siouxsie and the Banshees, our at-home tools of the week and life in Zell.

Hosted by Dave Caolo & Harry Marks.


DLC #335: Ben Kuchera: Crysis Remastered, WB Montreal's Batman, Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One X, Gamescom 2020, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Doom Eternal, Eggs Inc, Half-Life Alyx, Crokinole

April 19, 2020 at 11:00PM • 1 hour 53 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Ben Kuchera from Polygon.com to the show this week to discuss the Crysis Remastered announcement, more info about the next Batman game, a limited edition Xbox One X for Cyberpunk 2077, and more!

The Playlist: Doom Eternal, Eggs Inc, The Messenger, Animal Crossing, Final Fantasy VII Remake

VR Talk: Half-Life Alyx

Tabletop Time: Crokinole, Klask

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Road Work #182: Extrovertville

April 19, 2020 at 10:00PM • 1 hour 16 minutes

John and Dan discuss special alone times.

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Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #314: Active Storage & Modern Images with Mark Hutter

April 16, 2020 at 6:00AM • 29 minutes

Mark is a lead engineer at Landing, a new platform for providing flexible living solutions for today’s renters. He is also the co-organizer of the Birmingham on Rails conference. He guested on the podcast to propose the simple question: can ActiveStorage be used for image serving in your modern web apps?

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


5by5 at the Movies #80: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 80 - Guest: Christopher F Todd

April 14, 2020 at 11:00PM • 47 minutes

This week we talk about Bob Iger coming back in to right the ship, update the super hero movie schedule, Nato's response to movies (yes.. THAT NATO). And much more!

Plus some Marvel updates, who hasn't seen "Dune" yet - and where do Mermaids EXACTLY have hair?

Guest Skype Interview: Christopher F Todd

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Back to Work #473: French on Tom Sawyer

April 14, 2020 at 2:45PM • 1 hour 12 minutes

DISCUSSED: Dan loves it when things just work and so does Merlin; Dan is composting, and Merlin is down to clown; ¡repita después de mi!; massive real-time follow-up; playing with iBeacons; excellent follow-up and notes from listeners; many reccomendations; memories of Grad Night; this is a very silly one.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


Home Work #220: Episode 220

April 13, 2020 at 7:00PM • 1 hour 16 minutes

Home Work is back with a new co-host. Dave Caolo and Harry Marks discuss tips for working from home for those who haven't done it before (thanks COVID-19).

Hosted by Dave Caolo & Harry Marks.


DLC #334: Greg Miller: Final Fantasy VII Remake, PS5 controller, Stadia, Resident Evil 3 Remake, Valorant, Half-Life Alyx, The Division 2, Borderlands 3

April 12, 2020 at 11:00PM • 1 hour 43 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Greg Miller from Kinda Funny to the show this week to discuss the newly unveiled PS5 controller, Stadia going free for 2 months, real science inside Borderlands 3, and more!

The Playlist: Final Fantasy VII Remake, Resident Evil 3 Remake Animal Crossing, The Division 2, Borderlands 3, Valorant

VR Talk: Half-Life Alyx

Christian is raising money for St Jude's Children's Research Hospital! Find out how to help here: https://donate.tiltify.com/@christianspicer/2020playlive

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Road Work #181: A War of Toasters

April 10, 2020 at 2:30PM • 1 hour 6 minutes

John explores the cycle of life.

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The bonus content.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.