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The Intersection of Craft Beer and Technology
70: Mama I Made It! - Mr. Burgundy by Mikkeller SD x Hoof Hearted Brewing
May 25 • 63 min
On the newest episode of the IBU Podcast, the boys share some interesting new developments on Google Duplex, dissect the new Samsung Galaxy ad, Jay’s immortilization on Daring Fireball, and lament the impending collapse of Twitter after their latest…
69: I’m Here and I’m Sour - Horizon Loop by Hudson Valley
May 18 • 64 min
Will Jay enjoy Hudson Valley Brewery’s Horizon Loop Sour DIPA (special thanks to Matt @allyourlight!) after not really feeling the last show beer from them? Is Google’s interface refresh on their upcoming Android P (Peppermint or Popsicle?) OS release a…
68: Dr. Cook and His Evil Empire - Tripel by Allagash Brewing Company
May 11 • 60 min
On the latest episode of the IBU Podcast your favorite craft technology enthusiasts pour out some St. Ides for Ming Chi-Kuo and dive deep into the T-Mobile and Sprint merger (buyout?). Per Jay’s recommendation, the boys (shockingly) sample a non-DIPA -…
67: A Damn Good Looking Beer - Hurricane by Tree House Brewing Co.
May 4 • 62 min
This week on the IBU Podcast, the boys pour one out for Apple's AirPort routers and reveal what’s in their everyday carry bags. Special thanks to Jeremy, @jlarcheveque, for this week’s show beer - Hurricane by Tree House Brewing Co. IBU Podcast Web -…
66: Get Better Nick (Milkshake IPA (Double Peach) by Tired Hands and Omnipollo)
Apr 27 • 57 min
On this week’s edition of the Internet Beer Users Podcast, Nick returns from near death to finally sample his white whale with Jay - Tired Hands and Omnipollo’s Peach Double Milkshake IPA. After questioning a famous Apple analyst’s true intentions and…
65: It’s Been a Good Day (Last Week, F$#@*d Around And Got A Triple Double - Other Half x The Answer)
Apr 20 • 62 min
Just wakin’ up in the morning gotta thank God, the Internet Beer Users are back with a new pod! This week the boys drop an update on the Stone vs. MillerCoors drama, laugh at the most ironic Bloomberg article ever, and wonder what the 2019 Mac Pro will…
64: Masters of Their Density (Canniversary 2 - Noble Aleworks)
Apr 6 • 64 min
On this week’s show, your favorite Internet Beer Users share some sad beer news out of San Diego and some exciting tech news out of Cupertino. Our show beer, Noble Ale Works’ Canniversary 2: Another Canniversary! TIPA was graciously provided by listener…
63: I Would Not Let That in My House (Citra Double Crush - Moonraker Brewing Company)
Mar 30 • 69 min
On this edition of the Internet Beer Users podcast the boys share some exciting news regarding the 2018 Great American Beer Festival and take a field trip to Chicago for Apple’s spring event. This week’s show beer is Citra Double Crush by Moonraker…
62: A Ton of Bricks (Pink Fuzz by Toolbox Brewing)
Mar 23 • 53 min
We say this every week, but this week's episode is extremely special. Nick makes an announcement and Jay dishes some advice. This week's show beer is Pink Fuzz by Toolbox Brewing. Special thanks to listener Matt, @just_here_for_the_beer, for supplying…
61: The Sidekick Brothers (LGA 2 LGB and LAX 2 JFK, Monkish and Other Half)
Mar 16 • 60 min
On this very special live edition of the IBU Podcast, Jay and Nick reminisce about their beloved T-Mobile Sidekicks while sampling the dual collaborations from Other Half Brewing and Monkish Brewing - “LGA 2 LGB” IIPA and “LAX 2 JFK” TIPA. Special thanks…
60: G-Juice (Dialed In (w/ Chardonnay & Gewurztraminer Juice) - Trillium Brewing Company)
Mar 9 • 52 min
On this edition of the IBU Podcast, Jay and Nick stumble over German word pronunciations while sharing their favorite YouTube channels. Special thanks to friend of the show @brendonritz for this week’s show beer - Dialed In (w/ Chardonnay & Gewurztraminer…
59: It’s Almost Like We Planned This Part 2 (4XDH Envie - Parish Brewing)
Mar 2 • 62 min
On this week’s completely spontaneous show the boys discuss the tech world’s first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy S9. They cover its new camera, creepy AR Emojis, and wonky pricing across carriers. Special thanks to listener Dan aka @silverhairedhop…
58: Break In Case of Emergency (Eliza - Fieldwork Brewing Company)
Feb 23 • 61 min
On this week’s episode Jay and Nick recap their SF Beer Week adventures, debate the merits of Stone’s lawsuit against MillerCoors, and break down Apple Rumor Guru Mark Gurman’s latest Bloomberg article. This week’s show beer is Eliza New Orleans Iced…
57: Low Hanging Fruit (Insert Hip Hop Reference Here - Monkish Brewing Co x Trillium Brewing Co)
Feb 16 • 63 min
On this week’s episode Nick recaps his first time at the SF Beer Week Opening Gala and Jay answers some listener mail. This week’s show beer is <Insert Hip Hop Reference Here>, a collaboration between Monkish and Trillium Brewing Company. On the…
56: The Essence of Orange (No IBUs Given - Alpha Acid Brewing x Track 7 Brewing)
Feb 9 • 65 min
On this week's episode, Nick and Jay talk about the Super Bowl, Nick's birthday weekend, and the launch of SF Beer Week 2018. The HomePod is available for sale today, so the boys discuss the early reviews and whether or not the new smart speaker will have…
55: Run, Do Not Walk (Pure Juice - Humble Sea x Pure Project)
Feb 2 • 64 min
On this week's episode of the IBU Podcast, they boys share their thoughts on the HomePod. This week's show beer is Pure Juice, a collaboration between Humble Sea and Pure Project. On the after show, Nick and Jay talk about an exciting new feature of the…
54: I Still Might be Slightly Hungover (Big Lots by Cellarmaker and Alvarado St)
Jan 26 • 59 min
On this week's episode, Nick has three too many beers at Monkish, Jay introduces a new family member, and they both wonder why Out of This World is not on any streaming video service. Jay goes over his obsession with cord cutting, why he canceled his Hulu…
53: No One Is Safe From the Wrath of Jay (Watch This from Offshoot Beer Company)
Jan 19 • 73 min
On this week's show, Jay picks up the latest releases from Alvarado Street and Humble Sea, and Nick shares his recent beer trade story. Nick recently picked up a new Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE and shares his first impression. Jay shares his experience…
52: Have a Beer, on Us (Fruitoleptic Cartographer - Tired Hands x Monkish)
Jan 12 • 72 min
On their one-year anniversary episode, Nick and Jay catch up on their weekends, follow up on Apple's battery replacement program, and ponder the importance of "craft" vs. "independent". After last week's episode on resolutions, the guys talk about what…
51: It’s a Gift and a Curse (Hudson Valley Brewery - Graven Image Sour DIPA)
Jan 5 • 69 min
On this first episode of 2018, Jay and Nick share their New Year's Eve stories and the beers they enjoyed. Some follow up on Apple's battery controversy and Nick becomes internet famous. As they boys think about the new year, they share with the listeners…
50: It’s Just Physics (Stone Brewing - Imperial Russian Stout 2012 Release)
Dec 29, 2017 • 78 min
For their double dry-hopped 50th episode the boys share their top beers and tech items of 2017. This week's show beer is Imperial Russian Stout (2012 Release) from Stone Brewing. Special thanks to @brendonritz for this week’s show beer.Links:Stone…
49: All is Fair in Love and Beer (Lloyd Christmas - Alvarado Street Brewery)
Dec 22, 2017 • 72 min
Wanna hear the most annoying podcast in the world? On this special (Lloyd) Christmas episode Jay visits his hometown, Nick visits Fieldwork, and the guys share the best holiday tech tips this side of Aspen, Colorado. This week's show beer is Lloyd…
48: Dad Juice (Juice Bag - Humble Sea Brewery)
Dec 15, 2017 • 60 min
On episode 48, the guys catch up on their weekends. Jay’s kid got pneumonia, Jay got Molotov Heavy’d, and Nick made the trek from Mikkeller SF to Cellarmaker. As we head into the holiday season, Nick and Jay share some podcast recommendations. This week’s…
47: Their Own Special Dankness (Other Half x Trillium Triangle Test)
Dec 8, 2017 • 83 min
On this week’s episode the boys present two firsts: a vertical tasting of a huge release from two of the country’s premier breweries and a holiday gift guide! This week’s show beers are the four variations of the Other Half and Trillium Triangle Test DIPA…
46: I Can Smell the Sarcasm From Here (Give Thanks - Alvarado Street Brewery)
Dec 1, 2017 • 61 min
On this post-Thanksgiving episode, Nick and Jay revisit their home screens after getting their new iPhones. The boys share what they did over Thanksgiving weekend and Nick visits Moonraker and New Glory. In an unprecedented move, Jay gives a surprising…
45: I’m Feeling Warm and Toasty (Creature From the Murk Lagoon - Noble Ale Works)
Nov 22, 2017 • 62 min
On this Thanksgiving week episode, Jay tells us about his wife's birthday weekend in The City and Nick updates us on can releases from Fieldwork and ASB. Nick shares news on Arrogant Brewing, Forbes’ Top 15 Craft Breweries in America, and Apple's new iPad…
44: It’s You, Not Me This Time (Socrates Philosophies & Hypotheses - Monkish Brewing)
Nov 17, 2017 • 74 min
In this special episode of the IBU Podcast, the boys welcome their very first guest - John Voorhees, a contributor to Macstories.net and the creator of the Blink iOS app. John talks about leaving his day job and going indie, his day to day working on…
43: It’s A Work of Art (High Fashion - Trillium Brewing Co. x Cloudwater Brew Co.)
Nov 10, 2017 • 81 min
On this edition of the IBU Podcast, Nick and Jay give their first impressions on the new iPhone X. This week's show beer is High Fashion; a collaboration between Trillium Brewing Company and Cloudwater Brew Co. out of Manchester, England.Links:High…
42: Is This Real Life? (Xocoveza - Stone Brewing Company)
Nov 3, 2017 • 70 min
Happy iPhone X Day! On this week's episode, our faithful heroes talk about their experiences with preordering the iPhone X. Some follow up on the Pixel 2 XL's issues, but this episode is all about the iPhone X. Nick and Jay discuss their favorite features…
41: Pumpkin Lite (Rogue Farms Pumpkin Patch Ale)
Oct 27, 2017 • 77 min
On the 41st episode of the IBU Podcast, Nick goes to the Warriors' home opener, Jay moves to Milpitas, and the boys go over the headline features of iOS 11. This week's show beer is Rogue Farms Pumpkin Patch Ale.Links:Pixel 2 XL Display Issues: Are These…
40: I Still Have Dreams About It (The Juice Is Out There - Noble)
Oct 20, 2017 • 80 min
On this week's episode of the IBU Podcast, Jay hacks his SNES Classic, Nick celebrates Cellarmaker’s 4th birthday, and the boys discuss their all time top double IPAs. This week's show beer is The Juice Is Out There from Noble Ale Works. Special thanks to…
39: Good Night Sweet Prince
Oct 13, 2017 • 80 min
This week, the boys both come back from trips out of town. Nick goes to a wedding in DC, Jay “warms” his friends house. Some sad news on the end of AIM, and the boys share their best productivity tips, tricks, and apps. This week's show beer is 3 Berry…
38: Just Like Riding a Bike
Oct 6, 2017 • 71 min
A new week is here and the boys are back with another episode. Amazon announces new Echo hardware and Nick went to a bottle share. Over the weekend, the SNES Classic was released and the boys talk about their preorder experience and then dive into all…
37: Why Doesn’t My Phone Understand Me?
Sep 29, 2017 • 73 min
The boys are back this week with another episode. Jay’s parents visit, Gene at the Winchester Mystery House gives Jay a hard time, Nick worked all weekend, and Stone is now available in all fifty states. Jay gives his first iPhone 8 Plus impressions, Nick…
36: The Telltale Notch
Sep 22, 2017 • 68 min
On this episode of the IBU podcast, Nick journeys to the Pacific Northwest and visits Great Notion in Portland, Oregon. Jay shares with us which iPhone 8 he preordered. Also, he shares with the listeners, quite possibly, the very first pictures of the…
35: This Is the Future of Smartphones
Sep 15, 2017 • 88 min
On this jam packed episode, Nick and Jay dive in and discuss Apple's iPhone event. They give their thoughts on the new Apple Watch, Apple TV 4K, iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, and the all new iPhone X. Finally, they have some quick follow up on our favorite…
34: Pour One out for ProTube
Sep 8, 2017 • 67 min
On the week before Apple's iPhone event, Nick and Jay lend their thoughts on all the iPhone rumors so far. They give their predictions on what they expect to see next week. Some follow up on Ballast Point and the end of ProTube. This week's show beer is…
33: That Ducking Keyboard
Sep 1, 2017 • 63 min
On this week's episode, the guys follow up on their predictions on the Mayweather-McGregor fight. Nick tells us about his anniversary weekend in San Diego and Modern Times' Festival of Dankness. On the second half of the show, Nick and Jay debunk some…
32: I Like Big Double IPAs and I Cannot Lie
Aug 25, 2017 • 68 min
On this week's episode, Jay and Nick cover a wide range of news and topics. Jay went to SoCal and watched the eclipse. Nick went to a Giants game and didn't watch the eclipse. Follow up links on Hop Valley, New Belgium, Magnolia, and Verizon. On the…
31: Too Many Hertz
Aug 18, 2017 • 77 min
After a two-week recording hiatus, the boys are back. This week, Nick and Jay cover topics such as Anchor selling to Sapporo, Cellarmaker/Monkish beer releases, weddings, and flipping golf carts. On the nerdy side, Nick tells Jay about his new iPads and…
30: It’s Almost Like We Planned This
Aug 11, 2017 • 64 min
This week, the boys talk about the Tesla Model 3 hand over event and Jay talks about his experience owning an electric car. Follow up topics include AB-InBev and their never ending quest to trick you into buying their "craft" beer brands and the…
29: Elder Statesman
Aug 4, 2017 • 53 min
For this week's show, the boys revisit a classic - Pliny the Elder. They talk about their first time having Pliny the Elder and share some stories surrounding this iconic West Coast DIPA. They also discuss Gear Patrol's picks for the Top 25 Breweries in…
28: I’m Gonna Give Call a Saul
Jul 28, 2017 • 81 min
This week on the Internet Beer Users podcast, Nick and Jay do some quick follow up on AgileBits' app, 1Password and Carrot Weather's iOS app. In the second half of the show, the boys go on a deep dive on their all time, favorite TV shows. This week's show…
27: We’re Not Drinking the People, We’re Drinking the Beer
Jul 21, 2017 • 62 min
This week on the Internet Beer Users podcast, Jay talks about his day in The City, Nick spent the entire weekend at Fieldwork San Mateo, and they look forward to Silicon Valley Beer Week. This week's tech topic is all about Net Neutrality. This week's…
26: I’m Getting…Foam on my Nose
Jul 14, 2017 • 71 min
Great Scott! This week, our boys travel back to 1985 and sample DeLorean Dust for this week's show beer. Some follow up on Kona Brewing Company and Modern Times. Then a deep dive into the Back to the Future Trilogy and 1989's Batman.Links:DeLorean Dust |…
25: You Heard it Here Second
Jul 7, 2017 • 81 min
On this week's episode of the IBU podcast, the boys follow up on iPhone 8 mock ups and the iOS 11 beta. Nick and Jay then share their thoughts on the Brewers Association's plan to launch a new seal to identify independent craft brewers and their beers,…
24: The iPhone is the Reason I’m Divorced
Jun 30, 2017 • 81 min
On this week's episode of the Internet Beer Users Podcast, Nick and Jay discuss the announcement of the SNES Classic, ask whether or not they will install the public beta, and Jay talks about his experience at the Computer History Museum to watch Scott…
23: At Least It’s Not Budweiser
Jun 23, 2017 • 66 min
On today's show, our favorite beer drinkers sample Congress St. from Trillium Brewing Company. They discuss Amazon buying Whole Foods and more AB-InBev bashing. Later, home assistant speakers and their thoughts on Apple's upcoming HomePod.Links:Congress…
22: Beer Mug Clinking GIF
Jun 16, 2017 • 79 min
This week on the IBU Podcast, Nick and Jay enjoy the latest release of Cold Pressed IPA from Alvarado St. Brewery. Some follow up on The Talk Show Live, the NBA Finals, and beers they've had since the last episode. Later, essential Mac apps that they need…
21: Delegate the Air Freshener to the Bathroom
Jun 9, 2017 • 79 min
On this very special episode, Nick and Jay are recording in person and on location to discuss the announcements at Apple's WWDC keynote. They are drinking KBS Stout from Founder's Brewing. Along with the Apple news, the boys talk about AB-InBev (again)…
20: Dive into the Dankness
Jun 2, 2017 • 75 min
This week, the boys sample the highly anticipated collaboration between Modern Times and Cellarmaker, Clear and Present Dankness. More follow up on AB-InBev, Nick's AirPods and our wishes for next week's WWDC keynote. Links:Clear & Present Dankness |…
19: The 7-11 down the Street from My Parents’ House
May 26, 2017 • 81 min
On episode 19, the boys share their thoughts on AB-InBev and their plans to open a beer garden in Oakland. Afterwards, they reminisce over Street Fighter II and their experiences with video games growing up. This week's show beer is Tiger Uppercut from…
18: Vote With Your Dollars
May 19, 2017 • 61 min
This week, Nick and Jay address the recent news of AB-InBev locking out South African hops from other breweries. This week's show beer is Casual Drinks from The Veil Brewing Company. On the tech side, Bluetooth headphones, Jay's Solo Beats 3s and Nick's…
17: Jumping in a Big Tub of Julius
May 12, 2017 • 69 min
On this week's episode, the boys talk about Jay's birthday weekend, Nick's disappointment in this year's Taco Hands release, and the continuing Speakeasy saga. On the tech side, they discuss the web browsers they use, why they use them and extensions that…
16: Set It and Forget It
May 5, 2017 • 72 min
Today's beer is La Fin Du Monde by Unibroue Brewing. This week, the boys talk about automation and some of their favorite apps for getting things done with minimal effort.Links:Unibroue La Fin du Monde - RateBeerUnibroueWorkflow — Powerful automation made…
15: I Still Know Pager Code
Apr 28, 2017 • 61 min
This week, the boys travel back in time to an era when jeans were worn backwards and overalls were a thing. This week's beer is 90's R&B from Mumford Brewing. To go with the theme of the 90's, Nick and Jay talk about their favorite gadgets and tech from…
14: Don’t Get Mat Honan’d
Apr 21, 2017 • 59 min
This week, our favorite superheroes tackle the Modern Times and Great Notion Collaboration, Effective Dreams. They then go on and give advice on how to protect yourself online from all the evil bad guys. Links:Modern Times BeerGreat Notion…
13: I Will Block You
Apr 14, 2017 • 72 min
On this week's episode of the Internet Beer Users podcast, Nick and Jay sample Blood Orange Brew Free or Die IPA from 21st Amendment and discuss Android OS and the new Samsung Galaxy S8. In the after show, some wrestling talk.Links:Brew Free or Die Blood…
12: #%*$ AT&T
Apr 7, 2017 • 83 min
On tap this week, Nick and Jay bounce back from last week's episode and sample Blueberry Pancake Milkshake IPA from Tired Hands Brewing. Later in the episode, they talk about the state of wireless carriers today, what is available today, and their choice…
11: What Would Jay Do?
Mar 31, 2017 • 64 min
On this very special episode, Nick and Jay bring back memories of high school when they sample Steel Reserve BLK BERRY. They cover the Apple announcements from the previous week and in recognition of World Backup Day, they go in depth on backup…
10: I Can’t Do It Captain!
Mar 24, 2017 • 70 min
On this week's show, Nick and Jay have some follow up from last week's episode, they sample Firestone Walker's Fortem - Leo v. Ursus, and give their thoughts on the Apple Watch. On the after show, the one beer Nick cannot stand.Links:Leo V. Ursus - Fortem…
9: That’s Why They Call It Knuckle Sandwich
Mar 17, 2017 • 57 min
This week, Nick and Jay go over alcohol and beer apps. They also talk about the closing of Speakeasy Ales & Lagers and reminisce about their experiences at their brewery. Today's show beer is Knuckle Sandwich from Bootlegger's Brewery. In the after show,…
8: One Cable to Rule Them All
Mar 10, 2017 • 72 min
This week, Nick and Jay share their thoughts on Bright with Nelson from Treehouse Brewing Company. On the tech side, they talk about upcoming iPhone 8 rumors and drunkenly tweeting to John Gruber. In the after show - a discussion on caffeine, dropping…
7: It Does Not Compute in my Brain
Mar 3, 2017 • 57 min
Nick and Jay enjoy the much hyped, Juice Gymnastics; a collaboration between Cellarmaker Brewing Company, Trillium Brewing Company, and Other Half Brewing Company. This week's tech topic is the new release of Overcast 3.0 and podcast apps we use. In the…
6: There’s Nothing Tender About It
Feb 24, 2017 • 74 min
On this week's episode, Nick and Jay wrap up SF Beer Week. They also share their Pliny the Younger experiences, Nick talks about the new version of Untappd, and Jay explains why Apple moving WWDC to San Jose is a good thing. This week's beer is Triple…
5: I’m Getting Mad All Over Again
Feb 17, 2017 • 69 min
This week, Nick and Jay talk about their visit to Alpha Acid Brewing Company and go on an extended discussion about iPads. This week's beer is Star Hazer from Alpha Acid.Links:Alpha Acid BrewingSF Beer Week 2017Hoppy Hazy & Danky Day47 Hills Brewing…
4: Be Like Water
Feb 10, 2017 • 83 min
On tap on this week's episode is Juice Lee, a collaboration between Monkish Brewing Company and Cellarmaker Brewing Company. The tech topic this week is online services and which ones we pay for. And to close out, our favorite beers from a variety of…
3: Please Be My Beer Buddy
Jan 22, 2017 • 61 min
Nick and Jay talk about their ownership history of Macs and the apps and services they use to get their work done. They also talk about their favorite lagers and pilsners. This week's beer is 90 Minute IPA by Dogfish Head Brewery.Links:Dogfish Head Craft…
2: That Deep Concentration is Messing With My Concentration
Jan 16, 2017 • 58 min
This week, the boys reminisce about the iPhone introduction, talk about different iPhones they've owned over the years and rank their favorites. Nick and Jay also talk about their favorite styles of beer and favorite go to's in that style. This week's…
1: I Love To Save Stuff For Later
Jan 8, 2017 • 76 min
In their podcast debut, Jay and Nick talk about their home screens and why which apps deserve a spot on their home screens. Jay talks about his Amazon Echo and Nick about his Google Home. They pick their favorite local breweries and why they love them so…