Ep. 753: Where Cookie Crisp killed our mojo Video
Apple Maps is causing more trouble, this time threatening the life of Australian vacationers. This plus 50 Shades of Gray rewards, Best Buy iPad goofs, and a coffin speaker on today's episode of The 404 Show!
Should there be more detailed ESRB descriptions on the back of video game boxes to allow parents to make a more informed buying decision? An article on Fox News provokes a fiery conversation about violence in videogames and the potential for mental damage for young gamers. We also chat about questions to ask on first dates and the Catholic Church's new confession app for the iPhone!
Leaked from today's episode: recruiting gamers as volunteers during real-life disasters, Spike Jonze's new movie about a sentient operating system, getting pissed at Shark Week mockumentaries, and an app that puts you in touch with the dead.
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.
On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu celebrate annual Embrace Your Inner Geek Day by doing their normal and discussing YouTube's new Partner Grants program, gaming doubling kids' risk of ADHD, Star Wars characters like Yoda and Darth Vader reading you driving directions, and testing cell phone speeds in New York City.
The Sleep Doctor Michael Breus is back on the show to answer your questions about how sleep affects everything from your weight to your memory, and even your mental health. We never get enough time to talk to Dr. Breus, but today we pick his brain about waking up sleepwalkers, how to get your kids back on a summer sleep schedule, and the best natural sleep aid.
We examine the next-generation Nintendo Wii, the double rainbow dude selling out, a guy trying to beat Modern Warfare 2 without killing, and a couple good voice-mails on today's episode of The 404 Podcast!
Who's funnier: Bill Murray or Jim Carrey? The question divides the room on today's episode as we go through their collective works to determine the winner.
On today's 404 episode, we'll study online reviews for hire, adults-only social networking, LinkedIn's strange B2B popularity, and why religious Web sites tend to harbor more viruses than naughty ones.
Nokia and Samsung throw down a pair of Aces, Apple rumor season begins, and CES attendees have to rely on their hard drives if they want to see porn stars this year.