Jason Snell asks John Siracusa to rule on the meaning of various words and concepts. It’s not just about robots anymore.

189

What We’re Owed

When a book series hasn’t completed, what does the author owe us?

John Siracusa and Jason Snell


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188

Reboot

Beginning in this episode, Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto will be portraying John and Jason. Or not.

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187

The Cloud

Is The Cloud just Other People’s Computers? Watch out for Cloud Men!

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186

Gum

Most people aren’t eating light bulbs.

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185

Blanket

Listener James sends us a special message from beneath his blanket.

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184

Indie Developer

What’s an Indie Developer, and is John one now? What does it mean to be “indie?”

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183

Slots and Ports

Is a port a slot? PCMCIA cards have slots, but USB devices have ports. Either way, Jason has to make amends.

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182

Working From Home

Whatever this is called, a lot of us are doing it these days.

John Siracusa and Jason Snell


181

Camera

My other car is also a camera.

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180

Tabs

Tabs or spaces?

AFTERSHOW: Commas.

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179

Grocery Store

But what if they also sell shampoo there?

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