Podcast

Disruption

Caution! Listening to this weekly show about technology and culture may cause the following symptoms: uncontrollable laughter, onset confusion, chronic empathy, and heightened awareness. Listen at your own risk! Hosted by Georgia Dow, Brianna Wu, and Steve Lubitz.

Episodes

  • Disruption 90: Game Over: Thank You For Playing

    Jan 08 2018

    So long, and thanks for all the pandas. Links and Show Notes Links: Isometric #9: Hashometric - Relay FM Isometric #18: Rainbows and Sunshine - Relay FM Isometric Live! from PAX East 2015 - YouTube The FBI Didn’t Charge Gamergaters Who Admitted to Threatening Women | Brit + Co ActBlue — Support Brianna Wu

  • Disruption 89: You're Protecting the Bumper

    Jan 02 2018

    After Batterygate brings us to the realization that Apple is the corporate equivalent of a woman in tech, we try to distract ourselves with Switch games before making an announcement about the show. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Eero: Never think about WiFi again. Use code DISRUPTION for free overnight shipping. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we ...more

  • Disruption 88: 88: Porsch-UH

    Dec 18 2017

    With Georgia unable to work her new house and Bri's car in the shop, we look at other things that broke this week, like net neutrality and Patreon. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Eero: Never think about WiFi again. Use code DISRUPTION for free overnight shipping. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: ...more

  • Disruption 87: IncriminatingStories.com

    Dec 11 2017

    With more disturbing stories from Congress and Facebook opening up their platform to six year olds, we decide we'd be better off just letting Bri run all the industries. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we ...more

  • Disruption 86: Brianna's Bargain Basement Therapy

    Dec 04 2017

    Bri suffers through Justice League in the name of marital balance, Steve tries to justify paying for a Street Fighter Transformer, and Georgia copes with her new reality of his and hers VR rooms. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: TextExpander, from Smile: Communicate smarter with TextExpander. Get 20% off your first year when you tell them you came from this show. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-...more

  • Disruption 85: This Turns The Safety Features Off

    Nov 27 2017

    With Georgia off moving into her personal Holodeck, Bri drives Steve around town in her new car to talk about video games at high speed. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Porsche Boxster/Cayman Battle Chef Brigade Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Urbosa amiibo Figure by Ninte...more

  • Disruption 84: The Fog of Childhood

    Nov 20 2017

    Georgia finally realizes how bad the US government is thanks to Facebook's nude photo collection, Bri doesn't need any stinking lootboxes to own people in Star Wars Battlefront, and Steve discovers just how far his robot hero has fallen. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Eero: Never think about WiFi again. Use code DISRUPTION for free overnight shipping. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-35...more

  • Disruption 83: Colonial Conquest of the Mushroom Kingdom

    Nov 13 2017

    In a week full of things we're happy about, we take the time to settle the big questions, like how to get your dog to send Animojis, and the legitimacy of Princess Peach's claim to the throne. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Guest Starring: Jessica Dennis Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (...more

  • Disruption 82: Handel Liked Harpsichords

    Nov 06 2017

    We destress from trying (and failing) to find empathy with racist Uber riders by gushing over the cast of the live action Lion King movie. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: TextExpander, from Smile: Communicate smarter with TextExpander. Get 20% off your first year when you tell them you came from this show. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could an...more

  • Disruption 81: The Rose Gold Trash Lifestyle

    Oct 30 2017

    In which we look to Wolfenstein to take the fight to the Nazis, and to Apple to allow us to preorder the iPhone X to save us from bad Pixel screens. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a fu...more

  • Disruption 80: Skeletor Charisma

    Oct 23 2017

    Since an AI writing Scrubs scripts is clearly ushering in the end of civilization, we decide to spend all our cash on loot boxes. (It seemed like a good plan at the time.) Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Loot Boxes Are Designed To Exploit Us Overwatch loot box probabilities revealed — at least for China - Polygo...more

  • Disruption 79: From the Mouths of Cartoon Avatars

    Oct 16 2017

    In which we long for a buggy Google Home Mini in the Facebook office, in the hopes it would surreptitiously record the meeting that left us with VR cartoon avatars in Puerto Rico. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Guest Starring: Jessica Dennis Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or twee...more

  • Disruption 78: More Chromosomes than a Chicken

    Oct 09 2017

    In which we look to Star Trek's future to be our unicorn chaser after reading the expose on Breitbart and white nationalism. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: PDFpen Family, from Smile: Everything you need for more powerful PDF editing Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: This headless robotic cat pil...more

  • Disruption 77: A Brotastic, Technofascist Orwellian Nightmare

    Oct 02 2017

    In which we figure out the best web sites to mine for cryptocurrency so we can afford the plane tickets for our dogs. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Guest Starring: Jessica Dennis Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a f...more

  • Disruption 76: Purity Sphere

    Sep 25 2017

    The internet's Jessica Dennis is back to call out Bri for bailing on her Apple Watch, while Mikah and Georgia try to figure out how to hold secret grudges with one another. Guest Starring: Jessica Dennis Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: iFixit’s iPhone 8 teardown shows that you really don’t want to crack that...more

  • Disruption 75: Ahistorical Trash

    Sep 18 2017

    We're here just in time to help you decide which new Apple products to buy with the proceeds from your lawsuits against Equifax. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! L...more

  • Disruption 74: Platypongos

    Sep 11 2017

    In which R2D2 arrives at Georgia's house, with the secret plans for Disney's new streaming service. (Just don't tell her children.) This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: PDFpen Family, from Smile: Everything you need for more powerful PDF editing Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Marvel and Sta...more

  • Disruption 73: Scuba Sausage Festival

    Sep 04 2017

    We reject the new VR dating show because of its embarrassing lack of Borg integration, shark drones, and coconut related fatalities. (But the new Star Wars toys are pretty cool.) This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe an...more

  • Disruption 72: Full Ferengi

    Aug 28 2017

    This week, we take a tour of all the horrors of the internet, where we drive an Apple designed car while wearing an internet connected shock bracelet, and decide whether we'd rather be murdered by AI robots or live in the stomach of Yoshi. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a vo...more

  • Disruption 71: A Well Armed Marriage

    Aug 21 2017

    Who wants to discuss American Nazis? Not us, but we’ll do it anyway. Also, speaking of abominations - we cover pop rocks burritos. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Would You Eat A Taco Bell Burrito Topped With ‘Popping Crystals’? – Consumerist Peeps Oreos Are Reportedly Turning Poop Pink | HuffPost SMARTDUVET: Th...more

  • Disruption 70: Empathy Deprivation Chamber

    Aug 14 2017

    This week, Brianna shares a heartwarming story about burning a Trump guild to ashes, Georgia is displeased with Disney, and Mikah is dismayed about the Google Memo. Steve showed up, which was brave, given that the Hearthstone expansion was released. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase Eero: Never think about WiFi again. Use code DISRUPTION for free overnight shipping Links and ...more

  • Disruption 69: The Whitest Mannest Thing

    Aug 07 2017

    In which special guest Jessica Dennis joins us to help us come to peace with Homekit and kiss our 32 bit apps goodbye before the AIs come to kill us all. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: TextExpander, from Smile: Communicate smarter with TextExpander Guest Starring: Jessica Dennis Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episo...more

  • Disruption 68: The Honorable and Venerable Colonel

    Jul 31 2017

    In which Bri and Steve refuse to let Mikah and Georgia off the hook until they buy Splatoon 2. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Splatoon 2 guide: We’ve got you covered (in ink) - Polygon Five tips and tricks for Splatoon 2 beginners | iMore Splatoon 2’s best mode has a frustrating quirk - Polygon How to invite fr...more

  • Disruption 67: Maximum Misery

    Jul 23 2017

    We fly down to Florida to stay in the Star Wars hotel, and leave anonymous reviews for our barefoot seatmate on the plane. (Disrespecting personal space is the path to the Dark Side.) Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Woman's 'nightmare' flight from passenger's bare feet - TODAY.com 14 Exciting Upd...more

  • Disruption 66: I Voted for Rodimus Prime

    Jul 17 2017

    What to say to your sexy therapist after witnessing a collision between a self-driving car and a kangaroo makes you spill your Pokemon McFlurry all over your KFC smartphone. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Indeed Prime: Software engineers can now apply to 100 tech companies with 1 application. Refer a friend and get $2k when they are hired. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the...more

  • Disruption 65: I Have a Price Tightening

    Jul 10 2017

    Hey baby, I'm swirked to gave ever to say it for drive. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: I used a neural network to flirt with guys on Tinder, and it was ...more

  • Disruption 64: Doctor of Shade

    Jul 03 2017

    In which Bri drives a Winnebago to DisneyQuest, Georgia tries to assassinate Steve via Canadian confections, and Mikah reveals his unusual beliefs about books. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: TextExpander, from Smile: Communicate smarter with TextExpander Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Tim Horton...more

  • Disruption 63: "Accidentally"

    Jun 26 2017

    Looking for some funny show description text here? Yeah, well. You don't always get what you want, do you? Sort of like America's goal to go on living if Trumpcare is passed. Ugh. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Indeed Prime: Software engineers can now apply to 100 tech companies with 1 application. Refer a friend and get $2k when they are hired. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or ...more

  • Disruption 62: Mario Took My Kidneys

    Jun 19 2017

    In which E3 has Bri lining up to buy a new Pokemon game, Mikah buying tickets to Japanese arcades, and Steve trying (and failing) to pronounce Mario's name correctly for a full hour. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Indeed Prime: Software engineers can now apply to 100 tech companies with 1 application. Refer a friend and get $2k when they are hired. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or t...more

  • Disruption 61: Hetero Georgia

    Jun 12 2017

    No one should listen to this trainwreck of a WWDC show: Brianna gives you the full Brianna. Steve is happy(?), Mikah isn't down with Babadook pride, and Georgia is heterosexual. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe...more

  • Disruption 60: God Bless the USA

    Jun 05 2017

    In which we're thankful that there's no Siri Speaker yet to record evidence of Bri's Nerf rifle's inaugural outing. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: PDFpen 9, from Smile: Everything you need for more powerful PDF editing Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Nerf's New Rival Nemesis M...more

  • Disruption 59: Estrogen Overdrive

    May 29 2017

    In which Google ruins Bri's impending marital Nerf ambush by sharing photos automatically. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Indeed Prime: Software engineers can now apply to 100 tech companies with 1 application. Refer a friend and get $2k when they are hired. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: St...more

  • Disruption 58: Retraction

    May 22 2017

    In which Mixed Feelings' Quinn Rose joins us to discuss sexism in VR, Bri's Star Wars recriminations, and other things that make us WannaCry. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Indeed Prime: Software engineers can now apply to 100 tech companies with 1 application. Refer a friend and get $2k when they are hired. Guest Starring: Quinn Rose Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with ...more

  • Disruption 57: Shark Shagger

    May 15 2017

    In which cameras installed on outdoor advertisements bear witness to the inevitable conclusion of Bri's feud with the Nintendo Switch. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episo...more

  • Disruption 56: Vaguecom? Vajcom?

    May 08 2017

    In which we resort to playing Puyo Puyo Tetris and lusting after new Microsoft laptops to temporarily distract us from the debacle that is Trumpcare. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: PDFpen 9, from Smile: Everything you need for more powerful PDF editing Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: - bobby on Twit...more

  • Disruption 55: Inferior Masticating Juicers

    May 01 2017

    Not even Travy K's very bad day at Uber or Mikah's secret double life as a spy can distract us from getting down to the most important question of the day: Exactly how many augurs does your juicer need? This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Indeed Prime: Software engineers can now apply to 100 tech companies with 1 application. Refer a friend and get $2k when they are hired. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemai...more

  • Disruption 54: The Monkey Flies Alone

    Apr 24 2017

    In which our only respite from a dystopian future of racist AI and disappearing tech jobs is the siren's song of the Unicorn Frappuccino. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Indeed Prime: Software engineers can now apply to 100 tech companies with 1 application. Refer a friend and get $2k when they are hired. The Tech Academy: An Online Coding Bootcamp Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or t...more

  • Disruption 53: Hey, Sorry

    Apr 17 2017

    Georgia's back just in time to smuggle Nerf weapons across the border for Bri, judge Steve's taste in fast food, and counsel Mikah through his existential crisis brought on by a terrible Burger King ad. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Indeed Prime: Software engineers can now apply to 100 tech companies with 1 application. Refer a friend and get $2k when they are hired. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemai...more

  • Disruption 52: We Did the D

    Apr 10 2017

    In which the Internet's Jessica Dennis joins us to convince Mikah that a magic internet connected wristband could finally help him learn to love Disney World, creepy robots and all. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: TextExpander, from Smile: Multiply your team’s productivity. Guest Starring: Jessica Dennis Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could ...more

  • Disruption 51: Georgia Judgement

    Apr 03 2017

    Georgia learns why Twitter's default avatar is an egg just in time, Mikah finds a phone made just for him, and Bri tells Steve just enough about Mass Effect: Andromeda to send him back to Hearthstone. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with...more

  • Disruption 50: The Nintendo Ministry of Truth

    Mar 27 2017

    It's our 50th episode, just in time for ISPs to start selling our secrets, which has Steve photoshopping Hearthstone wins, Bri scrubbing Switch searches from her Amazon account, Mikah putting faith in snow ninjas, and Georgia literally hiding in a closet. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to addres...more

  • Disruption 49: Domaino Name

    Mar 20 2017

    In which Bri hacks her car, Mikah hacks his house, and Steve and Georgia plan the saddest rave ever. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: barbie girl Dutch versio...more

  • Disruption 48: Surgery on a Squirrel

    Mar 13 2017

    We start discussing universal basic income to prepare for the day that the robots take over. (Hopefully Nintendo isn't supplying the hardware.) This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: TextExpander, from Smile: Multiply your team’s productivity. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Elon Musk says Universal ...more

  • Disruption 47: Lured to the Van

    Mar 06 2017

    As Brianna’s campaign defends against a phony scandal perpetuated by right-wing news, Georgia tries to resolve the very real issue of Steve hating on the Nintendo Switch, while Mikah defends eating in the shower with diagrams. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) ...more

  • Disruption 46: A Joycon in a Banana

    Feb 27 2017

    Steve and Bri innovate the FRAK out of bad Trump news with a complaining contest, Georgia's plans to buy a Hummer are decimated like the environment, and Mikah gets excited about younger, sexier planets. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Here Are The Jewish Community Centers Victimized By Bomb Threats For som...more

  • Disruption 45: Do You Wanna Build a Strawman?

    Feb 20 2017

    In which Unconsoleable's Jessica Dennis joins us to solve whitewashing in Hollywood, decide once and for all if Steve's heart is too cold for Frozen, and bring peace to the warring Girl Scout cookie factions. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Guest Starring: Jessica Dennis Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us ...more

  • Disruption 44: ...A Duck

    Feb 13 2017

    In which we take the W3C to task for proposing policy that could leave security holes in browsers that Bombergirl could blow wide open. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Indefensible: the W3C says companies should get to decide when and how security researchers reveal defects in browsers | Electronic Frontier Foun...more

  • Disruption 43: The Safe Word Is "Sponsor"

    Feb 06 2017

    In which we take on the president's Muslim ban, look at how medical advances are helping those with locked-in syndrome communicate, and go on a joy ride in Bri's new (to her) 2001 Audi TT. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the has...more

  • Disruption 42: My Comfy EULA Chair

    Jan 30 2017

    In which we decide once and for all how sexy the Microsoft Surface Studio is, on a scale of Supaboy to Superboy. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Zombies Run: Running is really boring, but the Zombies, Run! Virtual Race makes it fun! Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: SupaBoy S Portable Pocket Console ...more

  • Disruption 41: Switch Your Attitude

    Jan 23 2017

    In which we realize that we can't make fun of Canada anymore, so we pivot to taunting Georgia into buying a Nintendo Switch instead. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Zombies Run: Running is really boring, but the Zombies, Run! Virtual Race makes it fun! Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 41...more

  • Disruption 40: Subordinate Pants

    Jan 16 2017

    Disrupticons, reporting for duty! Mikah’s dealing with cognitive distress, Georgia’s can’t upgrade her bacon to a drone, Steve ushers in the bug apocalypse, and Bri fails to choose her words carefully in church. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Hired: Empowers you by giving you transparency into job offers. Try Hired Today. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disr...more

  • Disruption 39: Storytime With Simone

    Jan 09 2017

    De RocheFAIL strikes Disruption this week as Simone De RocheFORT infiltrates the show. Ugly laptops upset Bri, Georgia gets bad makeup ideas, and Steve engages complaining Beast Mode. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Hired: Empowers you by giving you transparency into job offers. Try Hired Today. Guest Starring: Simone De Rochefort Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #...more

  • Disruption 38: Score Some Fierce Guzzlord

    Jan 02 2017

    In which we turn to virtual reality to save us from the pain of Georgia ruining green M&Ms forever. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Smile: The PDFpen Family of apps lets you take control of PDFs on all you devices. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Salacious M&M #1 ‎Salacious M&M #2 Virtu...more

  • Disruption 37: Stuck on a Teal Pantsuit

    Dec 26 2016

    In which we gear up for the Nerf War on Christmas. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: More Confirmation of the Story out of Lancaster, PA Pol...more

  • Disruption 36: Bri Run

    Dec 19 2016

    Bri's back, and she has big news to share! And then it's right back to business as usual, because there are VR games to gush over and Nintendo games to argue about. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: garfield minus garfield The Mirai worm is gnawing its way through the Internet of Things and will not stop S...more

  • Disruption 35: Killer Robot Toasters

    Dec 12 2016

    In which guest Tanya DePass visits the Disruption holiday party, which inevitably leads to the gadget apocalypse. Sorry, not sorry. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Smile: Give the gift of Smile, and you’ll be giving the gift of time. Guest Starring: Tanya DePass Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave ...more

  • Disruption 34: A Briny Sea of Salty Steves

    Dec 05 2016

    In which guest Braydon Beaulieu joins us to marvel at smoking toxic hellstew that Reddit has been and continues to be, and threaten to play Nickelback at the people accusing No Man's Sky of false advertising. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Braintree: Code for easy online payments. Guest Starring: Braydon Beaulieu Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe an...more

  • Disruption 33: General Tso's Ice Cream

    Nov 28 2016

    In which we're joined by sci-fi legend and space dinosaur enthusiast Frank Wu to discuss Kanye West's recent struggles. But can he survive Bri's pop quiz? This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Guest Starring: Frank Wu Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or twee...more

  • Disruption 32: Brianna Party

    Nov 21 2016

    We spend Bri's last episode before vocal surgery the only way we possibly could - with a Brijacked rip-off of, er, homage to Mario Party. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode!

  • Disruption 31: The Happiest Episode All Year

    Nov 15 2016

    In which we discuss the US election, and what to do next. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ PDFpenPro 8, from Smile: The Swiss Army Knife for PDFs. Guest Starring: Shireen Mitchell Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could an...more

  • Disruption 30: That Boston Sports Team

    Nov 07 2016

    In which we turn to VR therapy to help us conquer the fear of quitting our jobs to become professional eSports players. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Braintree: Code for easy online payments. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Call Tool | Hillary for America Riot Games Co-Founder And League Of Lege...more

  • Disruption 29: Get the Puck Outta Here

    Oct 31 2016

    In which we celebrate Halloween by discussing things that scare us, like horror movies, the new MacBook Pros, and the possibility of switching to Windows. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Apple – Accessibility – Sady - YouTube All the big announcements from Apple's Mac event | iMore Here's everything the...more

  • Disruption 28: Breakdancing Surgeons

    Oct 24 2016

    In which the only thing more contentious than our opinions about the Nintendo Switch’s prospects are Mikah’s Switch-related dad jokes. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on...more

  • Disruption 27: Apocalypse Exhaustion

    Oct 17 2016

    It's time to talk about Trump. Again. But not before running each other off the road and humping out of tall buildings. (In video games, sheesh. What did you think we meant?) This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Hired: Find your next chapter and earn double the normal hiring bonus. That’s $2,000 when you get Hired. Links and Show Notes Have questions only...more

  • Disruption 26: Generic Hobbit #3

    Oct 10 2016

    In which we welcome Oculus and Google into our homes with varying degrees of open arms, and then figure out which fantasy worlds we'd like to escape to once they inevitably take over. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: HelpSpot: The most comprehensive and flexible help desk software around. Get 10% off with the code DISRUPTION. TextExpander, from Smile: Communicate smarter with TextExpander. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Lea...more

  • Disruption 25: Canadian Stop and Frisk

    Oct 03 2016

    In which we imagine a future where the Amazon delivery driver uses your smart lock to break into your house, then makes a fashionable escape in a purple getaway car with eyeliner headlight accents. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Braintree: Code for easy online payments. Pearl RearVision: The wireless backup camera redefined. Hired: Find your next chapter and earn double the normal hiring bonus. That’s $2,000 when you get Hired. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disrup...more

  • Disruption 24: Colossus Fastball Special

    Sep 26 2016

    In which the wi-fi analyzes our emotions after reading about the alleged hostile work environment at Apple, and offers a bucket of sloths as consolation. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we ...more

  • Disruption 23: My Panda Bodyguard

    Sep 19 2016

    In which we balance an in-depth discussion about how the women in the Obama White House support each other by also discussing what happens when your devices give away that you're secretly "voting Republican". This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: HelpSpot: The most comprehensive and flexible help desk software around. Get 10% off with the code DISRUPTION. Mack Weldon: Smart underwear for smart guys. Get 20% off with the code DISRUPTION. Links and Show Notes Have questions...more

  • Disruption 22: The Georgia Bar

    Sep 12 2016

    In which none of the controversies surrounding the Apple Event can compare to the shocking confession that Steve nonchalantly drops on everyone. HOW RUDE. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Braintree: Code for easy online payments. TextExpander, from Smile: Communicate smarter with TextExpander. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast i...more

  • Disruption 21: I Drive a Dodge Stratus

    Sep 04 2016

    In a world where trees are out for blood, Siri sends you in the wrong direction and YouTubers are upset about "censorship", only one thing can save us: Tacosaurus Rex. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. HelpSpot: The most comprehensive and flexible help desk software around. Get 10% off with the code DISRUPTION. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified ...more

  • Disruption 20: The D Word

    Aug 29 2016

    Does the world have you feeling down, with Twitter verification FUBAR, burkinis banned on French beaches, and neighborhood community sites used for racial profiling? Don't worry, dinosaur pants are here to the rescue. FTFY! This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Agenda Minder: A meeting is only as good as the agenda. Mack Weldon: Smart underwear for smart guys. Get 20% off with the code DISRUPTION. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? ...more

  • Disruption 19: Brianna's Vivid Analogy

    Aug 22 2016

    Brianna has a vivid analogy we can’t get into because we’re a FAMILY SHOW, Georgia wants to kill things using temporary tattoos, Mikah wants to nuke comments from orbit (just to be sure), and Steve is an iron-fisted patriarch. AGAIN. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leav...more

  • Disruption 18: Where's My Mouth Hole?

    Aug 15 2016

    With Mikah off fighting crime, Bri debates between Soylent and buffalo wings to fuel her No Man’s Sky marathon, Snapchat’s latest terrible decision validates Steve’s refusal to sign up, and Georgia solves all the world’s problems. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Mack Weldon: Smart underwear for smart guys. Get 20% off with the code DISRUPTION. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disru...more

  • Disruption 17: Low Quality Banter

    Aug 08 2016

    In which Bri saves budding game designers $100K, Mikah patiently explains why Apple can't create emoji, Georgia reminds us repeatedly why Canada is the greatest nation on earth, and Steve finally goes full black hat with his image searching skills. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Braintree: Code for easy online payments. Links and Show Notes Have qu...more

  • Disruption 16: Mikah Hargent, Hacker at Large

    Aug 01 2016

    Georgia's grief that Sesame Street actors were let go exposes her as an Elmo fan, prompting Bri to defend Cookie Monster's honor, while Steve pines for the days of sausage styluses and Mikah tries to come to terms with his new nickname. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418...more

  • Disruption 15: Georgia Drumpf

    Jul 25 2016

    Georgia is gone. Georgia is definitely on this episode. Bri makes it weird discussing Apple Music, Steve classifies stuff and gets made fun of, and even Mikah is mad about the election. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Links and Show Notes Steve's Playlist Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) ...more

  • Disruption 14: Level Ten Side-Eye

    Jul 18 2016

    In which Mikah tries to explain why he's OK if Pokemon Go ends up using False Swipe on his personal data. (It's not very effective.) This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Braintree: Code for easy online payments. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: I hired a Pokémon Go chauffeur and played in ulti...more

  • Disruption 13: Georgia Dow, Zombie Chow

    Jul 11 2016

    Countdown to Bri stealing Steve's toaster! Georgia’s zombie playlist stardom is thwarted by Apple Music, then Mikah gets serious with the wave of police violence in America. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Linode: High performance SSD Linux servers for all of your infrastructure needs. Get a $20 credit with promo code ‘disruption20’ Zombies Run: Running is really boring, but the Zombies, Run! Virtual Race makes it fun! Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption ca...more

  • Disruption 12: You Wouldn't Steal a Toaster

    Jul 04 2016

    How will Apple buying Tidal and brushing up on 90s music prepare you for a zombie apocalypse? This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Zombies Run: Running is really boring, but the Zombies, Run! Virtual Race makes it fun! Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer...more

  • Disruption 11: Disrupt Your Bank Account

    Jun 27 2016

    It's time to talk about VR's true cost of ownership, like a new house. Luckily, Georgia has a timeshare to sell you. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: PCPartPicker theBlu #SelfieTennis Hover Junkers I watched someone commit suicide in VR and it freaked me out Vanishing Realms The Gallery - Episode 1: Call...more

  • Disruption 10: The Bri Fly-By

    Jun 19 2016

    WWDC and E3 happened, the future is amazing, and Steve hates pretty much all of it. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: The New Oreo Flavor Is Cinnamon Bun And They Taste Like Dunkaroos These are Apple's big announcements from WWDC 2016 | iMore Star Trek VR, As Seen At E3 The Legend of Zelda is the biggest game...more

  • Disruption 9: Drive Dancing

    Jun 13 2016

    “Siri, navigate the party car to WWDC.” “Now playing: The Postal Service.” Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: The Postal Service - Such Great Heights MacVidCards.com Audioshield HP just officially made backpack VR computers a trend sumolounge.com Sources: Tor Project Board Knew Of Allegations Against Jacob Appelba...more

  • Disruption 8: They Called Me Deathwing, Dragonlord

    Jun 06 2016

    In which we put forward a modest proposal for eliminating therapistphobia everywhere. And tell Apple what to do. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Braintree: Code for easy online payments. Squarespace: Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! ...more

  • Disruption 7: Adorable Walking Machine of Death

    May 30 2016

    In which the only legal justification for not playing Overwatch this week is getting an HTC Vive delivered to your house. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Got an HTC Vive? Now's your chance to swim with a blue whale. The Lab is Valve's VR return to the Portal universe Job Simulator: the 2050 Archives | ...more

  • Disruption 6: Mirror Mikah

    May 23 2016

    In which Bri discovers Georgia's salacious Justin Bieber secret, Mikah develops incredibly strong feelings about people who are bad at video games, and Steve seems... Changed... Somehow. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Nest paralysis - Six Colors Google Assistant and Google Home: Amazon Echo, but from Goog...more

  • Disruption 5: Automatic Tongue Machine

    May 16 2016

    "Siri, how many licks does it take to get to the center of Game of Thrones?" "I'm sorry, I didn't understand that." Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Justin Bieber - Love Yourself Four - Blues Traveler Twenty One Pilots Siri-creator shows off first public demo of Viv, ‘the intelligent ...more

  • Disruption 4: Salty Steve is Broken

    May 09 2016

    Georgia unveils her new therapy program to make people fear her, Bri puts her husband through NES boot camp, and Mikah's plan to endear Steve to dogs goes horribly, horribly wrong. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: 11 Famous Illeists The Rock's new motivational alarm app will help you crush your day Appl...more

  • Disruption 3: D&D Legal Services

    May 02 2016

    We have a lot of questions about the things Georgia keeps in her office. Serious questions. Ethical questions. This episode of Disruption is sponsored by: Squarespace: Enter offer code DISRUPTION at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase. Braintree: Code for easy online payments. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Li...more

  • Disruption 2: Peek, Pop and Plop

    Apr 24 2016

    This text was written by Brianna. Have you rated the show? HAVE YOU?! GO RATE THE SHOW. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: - Announcing RelayCon: WWDC 2016 — Relay FM - Fear of missing out - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - Spire - Wearable activity and respiration tracking for a healthy body and mind. - All the...more

  • Disruption 1: We Crashed The Isometric Starship

    Apr 18 2016

    Do you know what Disruption is? Don't worry, neither do we! But we do tell you how to dominate the new Sailor Moon phone game, why Sprint wasn't thinking when they released their latest ad, and how to sleep better despite staring at screens all day. Links and Show Notes Have questions only the Disruption cast is qualified to address? Leave us a voicemail at (508) 418-3532 or tweet with the hashtag #DisruptMe and we could answer them on a future episode! Links: Sailor Moon Drops Fall...more