Latest Episodes

Topical 0: Topical

6 March 2015 • 18 minutes, 38 seconds

Russell wants to start a podcast, but Jelly’s not sure. He doesn’t have a lot of time on his hands (worst excuse ever), but he’s at least willing to hear Russell out. Along the way, they talk Crossy Road, whether there is a limit to the cuteness of puppies, and evil laughs.

Silver Screen Queens 93: Jupiter Ascending

4 March 2015 • 41 minutes, 31 seconds

The Wachowskis have made one of the most original movies in ages, a melodramatic space opera, about a (female!) chosen one who discovers she’s a queen. Also, something about bees.

Silver Screen Queens 92: Annie

25 February 2015 • 34 minutes, 51 seconds

Late last year we saw a movie we’d been anticipating for some time: a remake of the musical Annie starring Quevenzhané Wallis. While Wallis is on point, the end result was something of a film by committee.

Silver Screen Queens 90: The Imitation Game

11 February 2015 • 32 minutes, 30 seconds

Alan Turing was one of Britain’s greatest mathematicians, a war hero and the father of modern computing, but was driven to suicide by the government he served. The Imitation Game employs some fine actors to honour his story.

Mobile Couch 50: In My Heart I’m Ready

9 February 2015 • 54 minutes, 45 seconds

Jelly has wanted to talk about Testflight for a while, and he finally gets his chance, comparing Apple’s beta distribution tool with the previous methods, like Ad Hoc and Enterprise distribution.

Silver Screen Queens 89: Birdman

4 February 2015 • 39 minutes, 33 seconds

Comeback character actor Michael Keaton stars in a movie about actors. Academy loses its shit.

Mobile Couch 49: That Language is Evil

26 January 2015 • 1 hour, 17 minutes

Russell Ivanovic (@rustyshelf) joins the couch to discuss back-end services for mobile apps, the differences between software-as-a-service and building your own web service, and go into why you might choose one over the other.