Podcasts

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/Filmcast

/Filmcast

/Filmcast (or slashfilmcast”) features David Chen, Devindra Hardawar, and Jeff Cannata reviewing the latest movies.

/Filmcast

20 Macs for 2020

20 Macs for 2020

20 Macs for 2020 features Jason Snell discussing the 20 most notable Macintosh computers. My personal favorite is the Power Mac G4 Cube which I sold at my local Apple retail store in high school. I did not sell many.

20 Macs for 2020

99% Invisible

99% Invisible

99% Invisible is my favorite design and architecture podcast. Roman Mars can make any topic enthralling.

99percentinvisible.org

Accidental Tech Podcast

Accidental Tech Podcast

Accidental Tech Podcast (or ATP”) features Marco Arment, Casey Liss, and John Siracusa discussing Apple and the tech industry.

atp.fm

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired features David Rosenthal and Ben Gilbert discussing the history of tech founders and the companies they build.

acquired.fm

All Consuming

All Consuming

All Consuming features Noah Kalina and Adam Lisagor discussing DTC products. Some are cool; some are crap. What I enjoy most form these two is their tone. They know the show is silly, but they take it very seriously.

All Consuming

Blank Check

Blank Check with Griffin & David

Blank Check with Griffin & David features Griffin Newman and David Sims discussing movie directors and their best (and occasionally most expensive) movies. If you enjoy as much as I do then I recommend subscribing to their Patreon for $5 per month.

Audioboom

Dithering

Dithering

Dithering features John Gruber of daringfireball.net and Ben Thompson of Statechery discussing tech 3 times per week for 15 minutes. It costs $5 per month.

dithering.fm

Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History

Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History

Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History covers major historical events in excruciating detail. You think an hour long podcast episode is long? Try four hours!

darncarlin.com

The Dollop with Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds

The Dollop with Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds

The Dollop covers historical figures, events, and time periods with a comedic twist. I recommend starting with the Uber episode. It’s equally terrifying and hilarious.

allthingscomedy.com

Exponent

Exponent

Exponent features Ben Thompson and James Allworth discussing the tech industry.

exponent.fm

The Ezra Klein Show

The Ezra Klein Show

The Ezra Klein Show features features Ezra Klein interviewing a variety of experts about interesting topics.

New York Times

Flashback

Flashback

Flashback features Stephen Hackett and Quinn Nelson discussing in extreme detail various exciting yet doomed tech products.

relay.fm

FiveThirtyEight Politics

FiveThirtyEight Politics

FiveThirtyEight Politics features Nate Silver and his crew of journalists and statistics nerds discussing politics.

fivethirtyeight.com

The Flop House

The Flop House

The Flop House features Elliott Kalan, Dan McCoy, and Stuart Wellington discussing horrible movies with a dash of improvisation.

flophousepodcast.com

Fresh Air

Fresh Air

Fresh Air features Terry Gross interviewing journalists, authors, musicians, directors, artists, and more on NPR. She is arguably the best interviewer alive.

npr.org

Hip Hop Saved My Life

Hip Hop Saved My Life

Hip Hop Saved My Life features comedian Romesh Ranganathan interviewing musicians about their favorite hip hop and rap albums.

Apple Podcasts

How Did This Get Made

How Did This Get Made

How Did This Get Made features Paul Scheer, June Diane Raphael, and Jason Mantzoukas discussing horrible movies. It might be my favorite podcast. I’ve seen them live four times.

earwolf.com

The Incomporable

The Incomporable

The Incomporable features Jason Snell and pals discussing geeky media. Start with the Sneakers episode.

theincomporable.com

The Kevin Rose Show

The Kevin Rose Show

The Kevin Rose Show features Kevin Rose interviewing entrepreneurs, scientists, designers, and more about a very wide range of topics.

Apple Podcasts

The Observatory

The Observatory

The Observatory features Michael Beirut and Jessica Helfand discussing the latest design industry news. No, not user experience design. Capital D” design.

designobserver.com

Office Ladies

Office Ladies

Office Ladies features Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey discussing one episode of The Office each week. Their stories from the days of filming are so fun.

officeladies.com

Original Content

Original Content

Original Content features Anthony Ha, Jordan Crook, and Darrell Etherington discussing the latest TV shows from Netflix, Apple TV+, Disney+, etc.

Apple Podcasts

Peach and Prosperity

Peach and Prosperity

Peach and Prosperity features Julia Levy and her father interviewing Atlanta-based entrepreneurs and small business owners.

peachandprosperity.com

Political Gabfast

Political Gabfast

Political Gabfast features Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discussing the latest in politics and current events. This trio is brilliant. I recommend signing up for Slate Plus for access to the longer episodes.

slate.com

Presentable

Presentable

Presentable features Jeff Veen interviewing designers and entrepreneurs.

relay.fm

Recode Media

Recode Media

Recode Media features Peter Kafka interviewing journalists, executives, and artists about media, entertainment, and tech.

Apple Podcasts

Reply All

Reply All

Reply All features PJ Vogt and Alex Goldman telling stories from the Internet. I know that doesn’t make much sense. Just trust me.

gimletmedia.com

Rework

Rework

Rework features Basecamp’s founders and employees discussing the latest at Basecamp. The hosts also occasionally interview small business owners.

rework.fm

Simple Beep

Simple Beep

Simple Beep features Ed Cormany and Brian Sutorius discussing Apple’s history. This one is for fanboys.

simplebeep.com

The Stalman Podcast

The Stalman Podcast

The Stalman Podcast features Tyler Stalman interviewing designers and photographers about… photography and tech.

stalmanpodcast.com

Stay Tuned with Preet

Stay Tuned with Preet

Stay Tuned with Preet features Preet Bharara discussing current events through a legal lens with journalists and prominent figures.

Apple Podcasts

The Talk Show

The Talk Show

The Talk Show features John Gruber of daringfireball.net, my favorite Apple journalist, interviewing journalists, engineers, and, occasionally, Apple executives about… Apple.

Apple Podcasts

The Vergecast

The Vergecast

The Vergecast features Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and Paul Miller discussing the latest in tech. Some episodes include interviews with prominent figures in the tech industry.

Apple Podcasts

The Watch

The Watch

The Watch features Andy Greenwald and Chris Ryan from The Ringer discussing the latest popular TV episodes and news. As an avid TV viewer I particularly enjoy interviews with creators.

The Watch