Latest Episodes

Silver Screen Queens 83: Bad Santa

24 December 2014 • 29 minutes, 33 seconds

So this is Christmas, and what have we done? Watched an R-rated Santa movie that’s all about the redemption of a terrible person through a weird kid and a Santa-fetishising Lauren Graham.

Mobile Couch 47: Trepidation at Jumping Into Anything New

22 December 2014 • 1 hour, 9 minutes

The couch answer a question about where they go to learn about new things, Jelly discusses his experiences so far with implementing extensions and Jake gets frustrated by the recent discussion of app rejections.

Silver Screen Queens 82: Horrible Bosses & Horrible Bosses 2

17 December 2014 • 33 minutes, 45 seconds

Over one weekend, we watched the original Horrible Bosses and its sequel. Our reactions surprised us. The first film is the story of three men who decide to kill their bosses. The second finds the same three men self-employed, but similarly screwed over by someone in power, so more revenge is in order.

Silver Screen Queens 81: Nightcrawler

10 December 2014 • 35 minutes, 21 seconds

Jake Gyllenhaal plays a merciless LA hustler breaking into the voyeuristic world of crime scene paparazzi. To say any more would be to spoil this intense and uncomfortable thriller, so wait ‘til you’ve seen it before listening to this episode.

Mobile Couch 46: Flipping the Boolean

8 December 2014 • 53 minutes, 53 seconds

Jelly’s done his homework, so the couch explores his solution to getting a scrollview to page with peeking content. They also weigh in on Watchkit, discussing the way it works and what the future implications might be.

Silver Screen Queens 80: Her

3 December 2014 • 31 minutes, 31 seconds

A big favourite of the last Oscar season that we missed out on, we catch up on Her. We provide the useful consumer advice, probably too late for most, that this is not a film to pick for a video night with your parents.

Silver Screen Queens 79: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I

26 November 2014 • 38 minutes, 30 seconds

Katniss Everdeen survived a second hunger games (just), and now the rebellion is in open war against the Capitol. Katie is not emotionally prepared for this. Mel is over-invested in the fate of the cat. The best-named characters in literature are back for the penultimate Hunger Games movie. Feels abound.

Mobile Couch 45: Cynical About a Lot of Things

24 November 2014 • 58 minutes, 17 seconds

Ben rejoins the couch from London, and Jake discusses his beacon woes, some tips and tricks he’s picked up while developing with Swift, and the recent open-sourcing of .Net frameworks by Microsoft.