The Critical Path 236: Kinking the Demand Curve Oct. 27, 2019
Horace shares his thoughts on the iPhone 11 Pro, takes #CriticalQuestions and considers how popular Judd would be in a Finnish high school.
Road Work 166: The El Dopa House Oct. 24, 2019
John talks about reconnecting with the world as a sober person.
[Repost from the Bikeshed] On this week's episode, Steph Viccari is joined by Brittany. They discuss Brittany's passion for roller derby and her upcoming Ruby conference talk: "Hire Me, I'm Excellent at Quitting."
5by5 at the Movies 55: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 55 Oct. 23, 2019
This week we react to the new "Star Wars trailer", chat about "Gemini Man", what stairs are trending - and the sassy, sassy "Avatar" tweets. Co-host: Dan Richardson
Back to Work 448: Spaghetti on Spaghetti Oct. 22, 2019
This week, Dan and Merlin dive into the benefits (and fun) of a NAS project. Also, Merlin goes off about the horror show of letting old people determine the future. Also, also, hey, kung fu movies!
DLC 309: Simon Roliggaard: Pokemon Go tracks you, Riot announces many games, Blizzard doubles down on bans, Analogue Pocket, Forgotton Anne, Control, Last of Us Part 2, Project Xcloud, Asgard's Wrath, Baby Hands Oct. 21, 2019
Jeff and Christian welcome Simon Roliggaard from Denmark to the show this week to discuss Niantic tracking your data, Riots announcing a ton of new games, Blizzard catching the ire of the US Senate, and more! The Playlist: Forgotton Anne, Control, Last of Us Part 2, Mortal Kombat 11, Gears …
Road Work 165: The Going Places Gang Oct. 20, 2019
John and Dan discuss pot, friend groups, and being left out.
The Critical Path 235: Soft Power Oct. 20, 2019
Horace finally shares his thoughts on Ghostbusters and the uncanny valley, as well as Apple's place in China.
Back to Work 447: Mating for Life Oct. 17, 2019
It's Infrastructure Week! Dan and Merlin start with California's power crisis and end up pivoting to phones, cable TV, and, of course, Apple.
This week is filled to the brim with Marvel news! Feige's new role and plans, 'Deadpool' things, and Guardians 3 obviousness. PLUS Jason Mamoa and Zoe Kravitz are related and that's pretty rad, NPH's weirdest casting, and Elon Musk REALLY likes 'Space Jam.' PLUS and interview with Alexandre Philippe - …
Brittany and Nick catch up on happenings in their worlds. Nick started a new gig and Brittany was accepted into Rubyconf as a speaker. Predictably, after discussing upgrading to Rails 6 and releasing new gems, the conversation focused on keyboards.
DLC 308: Kevin Pereira: Blizzard Hearthstone China bans, Fortnite's season finale, PSVR patents, Concrete Genie, Apex Legends, Ape Out, Slay the Spire, Brawl Stars, The Ninja Saviors: Return of the Warriors, Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, John Wick Hex Oct. 14, 2019
Jeff and Christian welcome Attack of the Show legend Kevin Pereira back to the show this week to discuss Blizzard's ban of Hearthstone Grandmaster Blitzchung following his comments in support of Hong Kong, and the subsequent backlash, the surprising season finale for Fortnite, new PSVR patents, and more! The Playlist: …
Road Work 164: What's Fair Got to Do With It? Oct. 11, 2019
John reveals a deeply personal position.
Polly Schandorf is a Ruby community advocate, a newly minted extreme programmer and an organizer for Ruby for Good. She is also one of the organizers of WeCamp - a code retreat and unconference in the woods in the suburbs of DC.
This week we are bringing you our FIRST red carpet interview! It's William Sadler! An honest to goodness star of stage and screen! 'Death' from "Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey" and 'Sloan' from "Star Trek: DS9" - also "Shawshank Redemption," "Die Hard 2," GOD DAMN PRESIDENT ELLIS from the MCU! …
Back to Work 446: Charm Offensive Oct. 8, 2019
This week, Dan and Merlin talk about living in a world of hardware choices.
DLC 307: Victor Lucas: PS5 and next Xbox, Marvel's Avengers, Call of Duty Mobile, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Trine 4, Dragon Quest 11, No no Kuni Remastered, Cuphead on Tesla Oct. 7, 2019
Jeff and Christian welcome Victor Lucas from EPN.TV back to the show this week to discuss rumors of the next consoles from Microsoft and Sony, new characters revealed in Crystal Dynamix's Avengers game, changes to Call of Duty Mobile, and more! The Playlist: Trine 4, Ghost Recon: Breakpoint, Dragon Quest …
Road Work 163: Found in the Bog Oct. 5, 2019
Doing things you don't want to do.
John Nunemaker, creator and maintainer of HTTParty and Flipper, regaled Brittany with tales of why he loves Ruby & Rails, his change of mindset on being an open source maintainer and how a post-install hook can inspire even the most grumpy of developers.
5by5 at the Movies 52: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 52 - Guests: Jeff Annison and Terri Lubaroff Oct. 2, 2019
Happy Anniversary! One year of episodes! This week is all the news you love: but first an amazing interview! Jeff Annison and Terri Lubaroff from Leigon M - recorded during Fantastic Fest. Then headlines! Kevin Smith drops news about "Clerks III", why mental health comes into play in the new …