Ep. 567: Where we get caught playing with our toys Video
Leaked from today's 404 podcast episode: Bridget Carey, Companies asking for Facebook passwords from employees, emoticon patents, Jurassic Park 3D, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and excitement at the gym!
The 1990s produced so many of our favorite music, movies, toys, and TV shows that we're making this a tribute to the decade. We're talking Supersoakers, TGIF, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Green Day, Dumb & Dumber, Seinfeld, Nerf Guns, Discmans, and more!
Amazon's Cloud Music servers cut out for a brief period yesterday after the world's Little Monsters flooded the site to download Lady Gaga's new album "Born This Way" for just $0.99. Jeff and Wilson are two such fans, and we love it when Wilson gets all righteous about piracy because we get to throw it back in his face. Today's episode of The 404 deals with Jeff's addition to Reddit, digital projectionists in Boston AMC theaters purposefully making 2D movies dimmer than usual, and the debut of everyone's favorite PB&J in a can...yes, the Candwich.
On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu shop for manly duvet covers, discover older DOES mean wiser, and take a look at the trailer for the new Facebook movie entitled "The Social Network."
On today's episode, The 404 guys bond over their disgust with self-professed "gurus," "ninjas," "masters," and "mavens" of social media. They'll also talk about why the next DJ will likely be an algorithm and what it's liked to experience modern technology after spending 25 years in prison.
Wilson's back, but we figure everyone is tired of hearing about the Apple Mac OS X Snow Leopard by now, so we shift gears and talk about Walmart shoppers instead. Behold: a new blog documenting the People of Walmart. While Wilson "Tennessee" Tang thinks this all looks pretty typical, Jeff and I are straight up spooked. It's humiliating enough to set foot in a Walmart, but what if I just need to pick up deodorant? Now I have to worry about being publicly humiliated on this blog too? And who brought that goat into the store?
At the August 31, 2005 CBGB Forever concert in New York City, Download Music caught up with a legendary figure in punk-rock history, the late Hilly Kristal, founder of CBGB.
Kenley fills in for Jeff today and Wilson takes control of the board, so buckle your seat belts for a bumpy ride on today's episode of The 404 Podcast!
In the Spring of 1999, the action unit of the James Bond film "The World Is Not Enough," descended upon London and set the River Thames ablaze with action and stunts.
On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu discover the dangers of 3DTV, warn listeners of the impending smartphone shortage, and geek out over Photoshop paintbrushes.