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The 404 Throwback: Episode 1,276 on 5/28/13
The 404 is on holiday until CES, but enjoy this special throwback episode from earlier this year when Justin went on a hike and came alarmingly close to not making it back!
The 404 Throwback: Episode 1,262 on 5/2/13
The 404 is on holiday until CES, but enjoy this special throwback episode where we interviewed Marc Maron!
The 404 1404: Where we channel surf with Robyn Ross (podcast)
TVGuide.com's Robyn Ross is in the studio today to talk about the best and worst television of 2013 and give us a sneak peek at what's to come in 2014.
The 404 1403: Where we love it or hate it (podcast)
Scott Stein joins the show to talk about the year's best and worst in tech, the appearance of the Steambox in the wild, and paying off suspect debts using Venmo.
The 404 1,402: Where we explore the Deep Web with Alex Winter (podcast)
Last time we interviewed Alex Winter, he had just finished a documentary about Napster called "Downloaded." He's back again with a new movie called "Deep Web: The Untold Story of Bitcoin and The Silk Road."
The 404 1,401: Where we get in the groove with Steve Guttenberg (podcast)
The end of the year wouldn't be complete without a penultimate appearance from CNET Audiophiliac Steve Guttenberg. We'll check in with the new Rough Trade record store in Brooklyn, sample a variety of hi-fi gear, and preview a movie about the best-selling band you've never heard of.
The 404 1,400: Where we get dazed and confused with Shanon Cook (podcast)
Shanon Cook from Spotify joins us with big news for mobile Spotify users. We'll also wrap up the year in music, and Shanon tells us some of her predictions for 2014.
The 404 1,399: Where we give the gift of good company (podcast)
Jill's back on the show for her last appearance of the year! This time we're talking about how to keep your head above water this holiday, why you shouldn't lower your 401k, and Google Chromecast vs. Apple TV vs. Roku!
The 404 1,398: Where we put it on a floppy (podcast)
Every generation wags a finger at the one that comes after it, but kids these days really do have it the easiest. We'll tell you about a handful of their stories, including a site that encourages student "collaboration," a UK teenager that paid $750 for a photo of an Xbox One, and more.
The 404 1,397: Where we keep you in the dark (podcast)
A real life "Serendipity" story plays out on Facebook, 3D-printing a pizza, another smartphone app gets caught distributing users' private information, and the Japanese figure out a way to stop accidents caused by texting.
The 404 1,396: Where we're one step closer to Instabook (podcast)
Bridget Carey's back on the show and today she brings in a curious event invite from Instagram. We speculate on what the future holds for the social network, take a tour of the mall of the future, and venture into three places no item of wearable technology should ever go.
The 404 1,395: Where, OK Glass, where is the pulmonary artery? (podcast)
Applebee's takes a big first step toward a fleet of robot waiters, RapGenius site keep tabs on trends in hip hop lyrics, a surgeon gives an anecdotal review of Google Glass in the operating room, and a new USB connector promises an easier plug.
The 404 1,394: Where we buy in bulk (podcast)
Bridget Carey fills in for our Black Friday and Cyber Monday wrap-up. We'll also talk about Walmart's most popular Black Friday item, Amazon's plan to launch drones for 30-minute package delivery, and a social network to help you get to know your neighbors!
The 404 1393: Where we change the game (podcast)
Today Jeff welcomes Harold Goldberg back to the show, where the two discuss the best games of the year, next-gen consoles, and Harold's Playboy Magazine profile of Rockstar Games' Sam Houser.
The 404 1,392: Where we're fuzzy on the science (podcast)
On today's show, we'll tell you about the battle between FDA and 23andMe, how to pay for anonymous medical advice with Bitcoins, the fluid grammatical changes brought on by online messaging, and a Pepsi challenge with Monster audio cables.
The 404 1,391: Where we feel the endowment effect (podcast)
As we move into Black Friday week, let us all keep "the endowment effect" in mind and why we shouldn't shop on our iPads before the big day. We'll also talk online registries, the Kanye West Yeezus tour, Kano kits, and the business of cutting cords.
The 404 1,390: Where we need a doctor's note (podcast)
Wrapping up last night's Xbox One launch in NYC, dissecting the Playstation 4 and Xbox One for upgradeability, Google might be building flying cars, the FCC considers lifting cell phone ban on planes, and the story of a woman that hoarded recorded TV news broadcasts for 35 years.
The 404 1,389: Where the llama gets the last word (podcast)
Bidding farewell to Winamp, looking at Blockbuster's bleak Craigslist ads, a lesson in how not to use Airbnb, the worst kinds of selfies, and the English language's new preposition, because Internet.
The 404 1,388: Where we turn on the lights (podcast)
We're back in the studio with a new video show! Jeff breaks down his review of the Xbox One, Bob Dylan's interactive music video, and how to keep your phone away from would-be thieves.
The 404 1,387: Where help is on the way (podcast)
A scene from Mrs. Doubtfire just helped a seven year old save her mom's life, crowdfunding political assassinations with Bitcoins, PS4 tear down reveals a surprise, and a gadget that gives you the key to control your dreams.
The 404 1,386: Where we kick the habit (podcast)
Sony PlayStation 4 users are reporting a "blue light of death," why kicking your Facebook habit is like hiding your cigarettes, and San Francisco gets its own Batkid.
The 404 1,385: Where we trade in our nuggets (podcast)
On today's 404 episode: Coin's all-in-one credit solution, a device that sniffs out marijuana, millennials crowdfunding their moves to NYC, and the future of the love industry is in the hands of the Oculus Rift.
The 404 1384: Where we're kicking it in Vic's Basement (podcast)
Victor Lucas and Scott Jones join Jeff on today's show to talk all things next-gen gaming, Reviews on the Run, and a whole lot more.
The 404 1,383: Where we hurry up and wait for the Sony PlayStation 4 (podcast)
Jeff's operating on very little sleep so we're bringing in Scott Stein to help us break down CNET's review of the Sony PlayStation 4. With just one week before the Xbox One drops on the market, tune in to this episode to find out if you should jump in line or wait to the side for the newest gaming consoles.
The 404 1,382: Where there's a ghost in the machine (podcast)
An interview with a girl who can sense the emotions of machines, Xbox One preorders get delivered early, Amazon offers Sunday delivery, and "404" is the top word of 2013!