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Best matcha, OCD luggage, supreme WiFi router, wireless AC outlet (Gadgets 003)

Gadgets is Boing Boing's newest podcast! In each episode the editors and friends of Boing Boing recommend technology they love and use. This time, Xeni, Jason, and Mark talk about Ippodo Matcha (both high grade and super duper high grade...Show More Summary

The 404 1422: Where we quit the pick-up tip (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: - No more swipe and sign credit cards starting October 2015. - Related: Bank of America mails credit card offer to "Lisa Is a Slut McIntire." - Agree It app: now you can be a payday lender to Facebook friends! Ep. Show More Summary

The 404 1,430: Where we flail away with Spotify's Shanon Cook (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Dragnet Seiko wristwatch TV from 1984. - It doesn't get better: the US has the second slowest 4G on EARTH. - Google wants to do the end of "The Dark Knight" in real life. - Follow Spotifier Shanon Cook on Twitter. Ep. Show More Summary

The 404 1,450: Where we play by ear (podcast)

3D printers have come a long way... (Credit: Tumblr) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - That story of the marooned woman on a Hawaiian island getting saved thanks to Google Earth is totally fake. - Chordify makes it easy to cover any...Show More Summary

Recreating the THX Deep Note

11 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Hack a Day

Few sounds are as recognizable as the THX Deep Note. [Batuhan] did some research, and set about recreating the sound. The original Deep Note (mp3 link) was created in 1982 by [Dr. James A. Moorer]. [Dr. Moorer] used the Audio Signal Processor (ASP) (AKA SoundDroid) to create the sound. Show More Summary

The 404 1,450: Where we play by ear (podcast)

3D printers have come a long way... (Credit: Tumblr) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - That story of the marooned woman on a Hawaiian island getting saved thanks to Google Earth is totally fake. - Chordify makes it easy to cover any song by transcribing sheet music from YouTube and Soundcloud links. Show More Summary

The 404 1,449: Where we run for the border (podcast)

Live Mas (Credit: Tumblr) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Cloak app helps you dodge awkward run-ins with frenemies. - Taco Bell taps techies with burner phones to market new breakfast menu. - Robots are creeping their way into newsrooms. - A new gadget designed to sanitize your public transportation trip. -. Episode 1,449 Listen Now: Download Today's Podcast

The 404 1,448: Where rich or poor, it's nice to have money (podcast)

(Credit: Jill Schlesinger) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Jill's appearance on CBS News: Is WhatsApp really worth 19 billion? - Financial Spring cleaning: what to keep, what to shred. - Enter our Gamespot PS4 giveaway! - Follow Aunt Jill on Twitter and check out her radio show, Jill on Money. Show More Summary

The 404 1,447: Where we put on our party hats (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Seven people around the world collectively possess a set of keys that can dismantle the Web. - Turn your Instagram pics into real photos with the Lifeprint. - Skirmos system levels up laser tag with open source Arduino micro-computer. Show More Summary

The 404 1,446: Where we feel a draft (podcast)

(Credit: Bruce Monro) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - "Naked and Afraid" is the craziest show on TV. - The stress of being a computer programmer is literally driving many of them crazy. - Another AirBnB horror story - will these ever get old? Episode 1,446 Listen Now: Download Today's Podcast

The 404 1,445: Where we beat up on Bluetooth (podcast)

The musings of a madman, c/o Steve Sphere Guttenberg (Credit: Steve Sphere Guttenberg) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - The PonoPlayer ain't no ordinary MP3 player. - A cheaper Pono alternative: FiiO's nifty $200 portable high-resolution music player is a knockout. Show More Summary

The 404 1,444: Where we're trapped in a phone booth (podcast)

Recycled phone booths get new life as fish tanks (Credit: mymodernmet) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Amazon Prime fee jumps to $99 a year. - The most legendary phone booth in the country is back, with conferencing. - Here's a map of said phone booth and one of the first transcribed conversations that took place there. Show More Summary

The 404 1,443: Where we're taking the couch by storm (podcast)

(Credit: Tumblr) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Neil Young just destroyed his funding goals for a digital music player on Kickstarter. - Meet the people making new games for Atari, Super NES, and Virtual Boy. - Funny or Die was Healthcare.gov's number one traffic referrer yesterday. Show More Summary

The 404 1,442: Where we're all mixed up (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Popcorn Time is just like Netflix, but everything is pirated. - Polygon examines everything that went wrong with the Street Fighter movie. - People are selling their organs on Facebook. - In which Jeff attempts to explain cloud-gaming in Titanfall to Justin. Episode 1,442 Listen Now: Download Today's Podcast

The 404 1,441: Where we ride the green wave (podcast)

"I'd like this image put on the cake." (Credit: Tumblr) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - An Estonian photographer discovered an abandoned movie theater in the Sinai desert. - This photographer just made $15k in one day on Instagram. - Audi's new tech can turn every traffic light green. - Banter tries to reinvent the chat room. Episode 1,441 Listen Now: Download Today's Podcast

The 404 1,440: Where we channel surf with Sadie Gennis (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Livr: this social network unlocks features the more drunk you get. - Some people just hate music, and here's what's wrong with them. - Follow Sadie on Twitter and check out her Tumblr page, everythingyouleftbehind.tumblr.com. Show More Summary

The 404 1,439: Where Satoshi Nakamoto is Satoshi Nakamoto (podcast)

Custom Lego "Bitcoin Saotshi Nakamoto" playset (Credit: Imgur) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - A man actually named Satoshi Nakamoto is most likely the founder of Bitcoin. - Up Coffee is Jawbone's solution for America's caffein addiction. Show More Summary

The 404 1,437: Where we get a scorching case of HTML (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: - This 'Back to the Future' hoverboard will blow your mind. - 11% of Americans think HTML is an STD. - Explore Jerry Seinfeld's apartment using Oculus Rift. - Check out the first episode of Comedy Central's "Review" with Andy Daly on Thursday, March 6 at 10/9C. Show More Summary

The 404 1,437: Where we need to use your can (podcast)

(Credit: Tumblr) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - One man's Twitter struggle to tell the story of his Subway cockroach sandwich. - An app that listens for danger when you're not paying attention. - Toilet sharing service AIRPNP makes your home a public restroom. Show More Summary

The 404 1,436: Where you're never too old to start Tindering (podcast)

(Credit: Tumblr) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Apple CarPlay to bring iPhone experience to your next car's dashboard. - This electric condom promises to super-charge your sex life. - 60 year old goes on Tinder tear: "By the end of the year, I had slept with 15 men, 11 of whom were in their 20s or 30s.". Show More Summary

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