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Back to Work 359: You Can't See Inside the Dog

This week, Dan has some weather, Cash makes a battery, homework can be a silly drag, management is about scalability and quantification, how to figure out how much you have to do, 80s movies can be problematic, ultracrepidarianism, making fish wanna get nasty, and you gotta give people ONE suggestion. Great listener feedback on the evolution of pro kitchens, real-life risk aversion, and a terrific use of Echo's drop-in functionality. Also, the possibilities and shortcomings of Machine Learning are discussed.


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Posted on 16 January 2018 | 11:00 pm


Supercharged 183: Infinite Subscription

Tommy and Adam discuss the pros and cons of the subscription model taking over, well, everything! Also, recommendations and questions are officially and properly back! Visit awkwardhuman.com/supercharged to contribute to the show.


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Posted on 16 January 2018 | 10:00 pm


On Taking Pictures 299: Another Word For Failure

This week, we’re discussing “iterative ideation” — process whereby you course correct more often as a project develops — as a means of failing forward. Along the way, we wonder if “failure” is really the most productive way of thinking about our creative missteps. Also, we talk about some of the struggles of balancing our personal and professional lives on social media. Plus, 11 minutes for 3 setups with an icon. Emmet Gowin is our Photographer of the Week.


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Posted on 16 January 2018 | 8:45 pm


DLC 215: Living Vicariously

Jeff and Christian welcome Trisha Hershberger from Geek and Sundry and Newegg to the show this week to discuss the big CES gaming announcements, Nintendo's Mini Direct announcements, Awesome Games Done Quick surprises, and more! The Playlist: Night in the Woods, What Remains of Edith Finch, Alice, Hearthstone, PUBG, Wolfenstein 2 VR Talk: CES VR demos, OrbusVR Tabletop Time: Legends of the Hidden Temple, Codenames, Downforce BONUS CONTENT: Jeff and Christian full SPOILER discussion of Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus.


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Posted on 15 January 2018 | 5:00 pm


Road Work 96: Bat Ichthyologist Pt. 2

John and Dan talk about fixing a hole, bats, fur trappers, male and female identity in the contemporary world, newsgroups, clay handprints, and the room on the wall. This is part 2.


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Posted on 15 January 2018 | 5:00 pm


Road Work 95: Bat Ichthyologist Pt. 1

John and Dan talk about fixing a hole, bats, fur trappers, male and female identity in the contemporary world, newsgroups, clay handprints, and the room on the wall. This is part 1.


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Posted on 12 January 2018 | 6:00 pm


Back to Work 358: Dumb Ohio Mouth

This week, your hosts cover some odds and sods, share some recommendations, design some fantasy podcast apps, and introduce an exciting new feature involving the Internet Science Site. They also respond to a listener's thorny question about dealing with negative chatter in the workplace.


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Posted on 9 January 2018 | 10:45 pm


On Taking Pictures 298: Jeffery Drifting

This week, we’re talking about the importance of mentors and how changing our focus can sometimes lead to incredible exchanges that would not have happened otherwise. Also, a discussion around workflow and the potential of using more of a mobile-first approach to post-processing images. Plus, are camera manufacturers simply releasing slighting different versions of the same cameras and trying to pass them off as new? Karl Baden is our Photographer of the Week.


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Posted on 9 January 2018 | 7:30 pm


Unwound 27: The Toolest of Tool Watches

Seth and Dan share details of some special listener gifts, the story of a soldiers watch, Seiko pro divers, and leaked photos of a new mystery watch.


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Posted on 8 January 2018 | 11:00 pm