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"Software Should Be Simple (and an iPad Air 2 Unboxing)"

We're giving away an Intel Android tablet every week for the next five weeks! To win this week: What photo app do you love? If I “pic” your suggestion, you could get an Android tablet! Use @ChrisPirillo and #IntelAndroid in a tweet to...Show More Summary

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – Singer’s Grave a Sea of Tongues

2 days agoMusic / Country : Nine Bullets

First things first, I’m a total novice when it comes the music of Will Oldham (Palace Music, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, et all.) so don’t expect a thorough diagnosis of the new Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy record, Singer’s Grave a Sea of Tongues in relation to earlier works. I’ll save that for a more astute review. I [...]

Alt-J - Left Hand Free (Lido Remix)

Sounds like: Disclosure, Tourist, Stwo Song: Alt-J - Left Hand Free (Lido Remix) What's so good? I won't blame you if you found yourself confused upon first hitting play on this track -- I know I was. After 30 seconds though, I'm sure...Show More Summary

Austin Forever

John and guest host Susannah Grant sit down with Richard Kelly, Cary Fukunaga, Peter Gould, Dan Sterling and Mike Birbiglia to discuss the role of a writer/director, the wonder of television, and the purpose of table reads.

Junkfood Cinema: Fallen Love

The good news is that Halloween is mere days away, Silver Shamrock! The bad news? Schlocktober has come to a close. Sad. However, Cargill and I have saved a truly great flick for the feature’s last gasp. For our final exploration of underrated 90s horror this month, we touch upon the cop-versus-demon flick Fallen. Show More Summary

On The Lips Of Millions

2 days agoMusic / Rock & Pop : Fluxblog

The Vaselines “Inky Lies” I feel like the vast majority of songs about the dangers of gossip in the media come from famous musicians who obviously have a personal stake in the matter, but here we have a spirited attack on it from a band who are only famous in very, very small circles. I […]

Building networks that can expand and survive the internet of things, plus some tips on crowdfunding

Whether it's crowfunding questions or worries about how to get your device online this week's podcast has you covered with a mix of insights on funding and new frontiers in networks.

the interview show: Jessy Lanza

3 days agoMusic / Dance & DJ : Versus

Jessy Lanza is a electronic music producer and performer from Hamilton, Ontario. Her debut record Pull My Hair Back was a top 10 finalist for the 2014 Polaris Music Prize. Jessy and I chilled out in her van for a bit and ate candy. I asked her about her time as a piano teacher, her […]

U.S. dairymen adding cows on good margins - AgMinute for October 23, 2014

U.S. milk production was up 4.1 percent in September over year-ago levels, boosted by 78,000 additional cows and increased per cow production of almost 2 pounds. Click here for the full story

Copyright 2.0 Show – Episode 346 – The New Guy

This week we introduce a new face to the Copyright 2.0 Show as Evan Sheres comes to chat about copyright news and provide his much-needed insight!

the audacity of derivative works

This weekend, my friends hosted a 1920s occult party. There were tarot readings, Ouija boards, and a seance. Everyone was encouraged to attend in appropriate attire, and we sipped absinthe while movies like The Golem and Fantomas were projected on the walls. Anne and I got our clothes from Unique Vintage and Clockwork Couture. While […]

Naked and marooned for 60 days on a tiny island

3 days agoOdd : Boing Boing

Expedition expert Ed Stafford survived for 60 days on an uninhabited island. The hardest part didn't happen until he was back home again. Interview by Mark Frauenfelder Read the rest

50 Great Indie Halloween Songs – Beach House, Radiohead, The Kinks, Pavement, Beck, Cults, The Kills, The Black Keys

Happy Hallowscream. Over the years, IRC has put together over 20 different Halloween playlists, featuring hundreds of Halloween, or Halloweenish, songs. Some songs were picked merely because the title is in some way, Halloweenish; you know, blood, ghosts, monsters, death, vampires, skeletons, darkness, and so on. You’ll also hear some tracks that don’t really sound [...]Show More Summary

Imagine Dragons - I Bet My Life

Sounds like: OneRepublic, Bastille, Of Monsters And Men Song: Imagine Dragons - I Bet My Life What's so good? Imagine Dragons are back, and they're making damned sure you notice. "I Bet My Life" is the first single to be released off the Las Vegas-based band's upcoming album (which has yet to be named). Show More Summary


Dva - "Zoppe". Are you a trumpet or are you a man? It is one thing if you ask this question of a person; it is another if you ask it of a trumpet. Would a trumpet say, "I...

Cricket Show S5 Episode 41: Bowl, Eat, Drink, Sleep, Bowl

3 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

Feats of amazing athletic fielding are in the mind of the team this week. Mark Garaway and David Hinchliffe discuss exactly how to throw down the stumps in spectacular fashion like Matthew Wade did. There is also a discussion on the question of coming back for a second spell, or bowling two days in a row. Show More Summary

FS Crop Advisers Help with Nutrient Management Plans

This is the final installment of a four part series on Nutrient Management sponsored by FS/GROWMARK John Musser, a crop adviser with Stephenson Service Company, has been a crop consultant for over 30 years and a Certified Crop Adviser for the past two decades. He was the 2012 winner of the Illinois Certified Crop Adviser Award for helping his growers... Read More

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