From the The 404 Podcast Blog
The 404 1,395: Where, OK Glass, where is the pulmonary artery? (podcast)
Applebee's takes a big first step toward a fleet of robot waiters, RapGenius site keep tabs on trends in hip hop lyrics, a surgeon gives an anecdotal review of Google Glass in the operating room, and a new USB connector promises an easier plug.
The 404 1,394: Where we buy in bulk (podcast)
Bridget Carey fills in for our Black Friday and Cyber Monday wrap-up. We'll also talk about Walmart's most popular Black Friday item, Amazon's plan to launch drones for 30-minute package delivery, and a social network to help you get to know your neighbors!
The 404 1393: Where we change the game (podcast)
Today Jeff welcomes Harold Goldberg back to the show, where the two discuss the best games of the year, next-gen consoles, and Harold's Playboy Magazine profile of Rockstar Games' Sam Houser.
The 404 1,392: Where we're fuzzy on the science (podcast)
On today's show, we'll tell you about the battle between FDA and 23andMe, how to pay for anonymous medical advice with Bitcoins, the fluid grammatical changes brought on by online messaging, and a Pepsi challenge with Monster audio cables.
The 404 1,391: Where we feel the endowment effect (podcast)
As we move into Black Friday week, let us all keep "the endowment effect" in mind and why we shouldn't shop on our iPads before the big day. We'll also talk online registries, the Kanye West Yeezus tour, Kano kits, and the business of cutting cords.
The 404 1,390: Where we need a doctor's note (podcast)
Wrapping up last night's Xbox One launch in NYC, dissecting the Playstation 4 and Xbox One for upgradeability, Google might be building flying cars, the FCC considers lifting cell phone ban on planes, and the story of a woman that hoarded recorded TV news broadcasts for 35 years.
The 404 1,389: Where the llama gets the last word (podcast)
Bidding farewell to Winamp, looking at Blockbuster's bleak Craigslist ads, a lesson in how not to use Airbnb, the worst kinds of selfies, and the English language's new preposition, because Internet.
The 404 1,388: Where we turn on the lights (podcast)
We're back in the studio with a new video show! Jeff breaks down his review of the Xbox One, Bob Dylan's interactive music video, and how to keep your phone away from would-be thieves.
The 404 1,387: Where help is on the way (podcast)
A scene from Mrs. Doubtfire just helped a seven year old save her mom's life, crowdfunding political assassinations with Bitcoins, PS4 tear down reveals a surprise, and a gadget that gives you the key to control your dreams.
The 404 1,386: Where we kick the habit (podcast)
Sony PlayStation 4 users are reporting a "blue light of death," why kicking your Facebook habit is like hiding your cigarettes, and San Francisco gets its own Batkid.
The 404 1,385: Where we trade in our nuggets (podcast)
On today's 404 episode: Coin's all-in-one credit solution, a device that sniffs out marijuana, millennials crowdfunding their moves to NYC, and the future of the love industry is in the hands of the Oculus Rift.
The 404 1384: Where we're kicking it in Vic's Basement (podcast)
Victor Lucas and Scott Jones join Jeff on today's show to talk all things next-gen gaming, Reviews on the Run, and a whole lot more.
The 404 1,383: Where we hurry up and wait for the Sony PlayStation 4 (podcast)
Jeff's operating on very little sleep so we're bringing in Scott Stein to help us break down CNET's review of the Sony PlayStation 4. With just one week before the Xbox One drops on the market, tune in to this episode to find out if you should jump in line or wait to the side for the newest gaming consoles.
The 404 1,382: Where there's a ghost in the machine (podcast)
An interview with a girl who can sense the emotions of machines, Xbox One preorders get delivered early, Amazon offers Sunday delivery, and "404" is the top word of 2013!
The 404 1,381: Where Russ Frushtick takes next-gen consoles to the bank (podcast)
Russ Frushtick from Polygon joins us for a chat about the upcoming next-gen consoles, a back and forth with Jeff about the flights and falls of "Gravity," and a few stories from our daily rundown.
The 404 1,380: Where all your late fees are waived (podcast)
Blockbuster finally admits the Internet exists, Google comes clean about those weird barges, an entire UK record store pops up on eBay for $480k, and PornHub introduces a personal concierge service.
The 404 1,379: Where we lead you to the river (podcast)
A guide to thieving in the 21st century, a retrospective of Gaultier's designs in "The Fifth Element," online vigilantes ensnare 1,000 Webcam sex tourists, and the Knock Knock app for iOS.
The 404 1,378: Where we join the fight against flatulence (podcast)
Anti-fart underwear, a site for publicly shaming cheating homewreckers, the worst parts of working at Google, and the story of a "haunted" painting that's been scaring the crap out of the Internet for decades!
The 404 1,377: Where we take in the gravity of it all (podcast)
Verizon account goes radio silent about the Nexus 5, two depressing technology museum visits, a review of "Gravity," and how to keep warm just by wearing a wristband.
The 404 1,376: Where we unlock the Nexus 5 (podcast)
Google's flagship Nexus 5 is finally out, and no one is less pleased than Verizon customer Jeff Bakalar.
The 404 1,375: Where we lift the curtain on our new studio (podcast)
Do yourself a favor and watch the video for today's episode because we're broadcasting from our new studio! We'll show off our Halloween costumes, tell you about the first ticket for driving with Google Glass, demo the Pax Ploom vaporizer, and more!
The 404 1,374: Where we get ugly on Mischief Night (podcast)
Should you enter a haunted house if the preshow waiver warns of nudity and human contact? On today's show: Halloween plans, Airbnb meets Tinder, Dell laptops stinking of cat urine, and the insane work perks of West Coast start-ups.
The 404 1,373: Where we we plant a flag in Hill Valley (podcast)
Reenacting "Back to the Future" in real time on Twitter, an app that proves you're free of STDs, a bike lock that puts a hit out on would-be thieves, and a mysterious barge in the Bay Area that may soon house a floating Google Glass store.
The 404 1,372: Where Clayton Morris teaches us to speed read (podcast)
Clayton Morris shows us how to speed read through the growing list of long-form articles in our Pocket and Instapaper accounts with his new app called ReadQuick.
The 404 1,371: Where we pass on the gray goop (podcast)
We've resisted long enough: today's the day we debate Soylent, the food-substitute start-up that just secured another $1.5 million in seed funding.