Episode 265 - Jibo! Make Me a Sandwich - 7/17/201423 Comments
This week, Will, Norm, and Jeremy discuss big changes (and layoffs) at Microsoft, the hidden meaning of Satya Nadella's big memo, Aereo's attempts to become a cable company, cancelling Comcast, and the way we'd really use a domestic robot. Enjoy!
Episode 263 - That's No Moon - 6/26/201429 Comments
This week, Will and Norm are joined by Dave Snider to discuss the news from Google's IO event (yeah, that was an astronomy joke), the end of Netflix's public API, China's solution to a delicate problem, and drone news! Enjoy!
Episode 261 - What Does a Panda Feel Like? - 6/12/2014 16 Comments
This week, Will and Norm are joined by Veronica Belmont to discuss E3, the first Oculus-published VR game, Sony's new Morpheus demos, Control VR's finger tracking that actually works, safe panda handling, the world's first smart cup, and why the Turing test is bullshit. Enjoy!
Episode 255 - Where's Lando? - 5/1/201417 Comments
This week, Norm is once again joined by Jeremy to talk about the Atari ET game cartridge excavation, researching laser cutters, the future of human-computer interaction, and the casting for the new Star Wars film. We also take some listener questions and geek out about flying quadcopters.
Episode 254 - Project Ara - 4/24/201416 Comments
This week, Norm and Jeremy have a long chat about Google's Project Ara smartphone concept, Norm's trip to WonderCon, camera software tricks to approximate expensive hardware, and whatever happened to Norm's BitCoin.
Episode 253 - Listener's Choice - 4/17/201435 Comments
This week, Will is joined by very special guest Dave Snider to discuss a wide range of topics selected by the community, including our latest woodworking projects, dragons, mischief, Snoop Dogg, and the viability of kilts. All that and a whole lot more in this week's episode. Enjoy!
Episode 251 - The Podcast of Truth - 4/3/201437 Comments
This week, Will, Norm, and Jeremy discuss the continuing implications of the Oculus/Facebook purchase, Oculus hiring Michael Abrash, rearview cameras in cars, Roku's HDMI stick, Gmail's birthday, Liars day, and DIY traffic jams. We recorded before BUILD and the Amazon Fire TV announcement, so expect to see that next week.
Episode 199f - Virtual Everything - 3/20/201424 Comments
This week, Will, Norm, and Jeremy discuss SXSW and GDC. Topics include Bitcoin, the second Oculus Rift devkit, Sony's Morpheus VR headset, CastAR's latest prototypes, the latest Steam Controller, Google's wearable computing platform, and more. We're also joined live by a very special guest. Enjoy!
Episode 199e - Special Addition - 3/13/201447 Comments
This week, Will is joined by a special guest for an audio-only edition of the show. Topics discussed include SXSW, iOS 7.1, the 25th birthday of the world wide web, TSA Pre check, Guts of Glory, Titanfall, and the enduring appeal of Spelunky. Enjoy!
Live Free or Dad Hard - A Bunch of Dads #5 - 3/6/201422 Comments
It's that time again! Jeff Green, Vinny Caravella, Dave Snider, and Will Smith sit down for two hardcore hours of dad talk. Topics include eating solid food, switching to milk, walking around the house, pointing at things, playing with babies, and reading the same book 30 times in a row. Enjoy!