5by5 Specials

5by5 Specials

About the show

5by5 special events. Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


  • Episode 32: The Hulk Doesn't Kneel

    February 7th, 2015  |  22 mins 3 secs

    Dan is joined by his 7 year old son, Cash, to talk about being a big brother, Google, the iPhone 6 and 6+, phablets, the role of iPads and computers in education, Grek Pak, black mambas, Stan Lee's Superhumans, and more.

  • Episode 31: Apple 2014 iPad Event

    October 16th, 2014  |  56 mins 59 secs

    Dan Benjamin is joined by Victor Agreda Jr. of TUAW and Adam Christianson of Maccast to talk about the Apple 2014 iPad Event.

  • Episode 30: Four Places at Once

    August 22nd, 2014  |  17 mins 14 secs

    Dan and his 6 year old son Cash discuss antenna breaks in the upcoming iPhone 6 housing, iPad as a gaming platform, the technology of podcasting and live streaming, Magneto's powers, Adventure Time, deadly amoebas, visiting Four Corners, and more.

  • Episode 29: E3 Day 3 - Choo Choo

    June 13th, 2014  |  1 hr 44 mins

    Jeff and Christian welcome Ashley Esqueda, Senior Editor at CNET and host of the uncoming Tomorrow Daily show to help them wrap up a huge week of daily E3 episodes. They discuss The Order 1886, No Man's Sky, Splitoon, Super Smash Bros, and MORE

  • Episode 28: E3 Day 2 - Now THAT'S a Dongle

    June 12th, 2014  |  1 hr 52 mins

    Jeff is without Christian for this, the third DLC Special Edition episode, covering the second official day of the the E3 conference. But fear not! Jeff has a couple of awesome guests host to fill in, complete with their own experiences from the E3 show

  • Episode 27: E3 Day 1 - Witcher Voice

    June 11th, 2014  |  1 hr 49 mins

    Jeff and Christian welcome Cory Banks from PC Gamer Magazine to the show for the second live E3 episode of 2014. This, the first official day of the conference, started with Nintendo's big Nintendo Direct announcements, and continued with great games.

  • Episode 26: E3 Day 0 - Monsters with Flatulence

    June 10th, 2014  |  1 hr 47 mins

    Jeff and Christian welcome big time Hollywood Director, Dan Trachtenberg to the show to discuss the first day of E3 2014! Microsoft, Sony, EA, and Ubisoft press conferences with surprise announcements, big games, and more! Check back for live episodes e

  • Episode 25: WWDC 2014

    June 5th, 2014  |  58 mins 42 secs

    Dan Benjamin is joined by Arnold Kim of macrumors.com, Victor Agreda Jr. Of TUAW, and Haddie Cooke from 5by5 to discuss the WWDC announcements after really letting them sink in, Apple's future, so-called missing hardware, the rest of the year for Apple, a

  • Episode 24: Thank You For Calling!

    December 27th, 2013  |  1 hr 44 mins

    Pilot for a new live call-in show about the world of customer service, from outright disasters to salvaging Christmas. Hosted by Moisés Chiullan.

  • Episode 23: iPhone 5c and 5s

    September 10th, 2013  |  1 hr 30 mins

    Dan is joined by Christina Warren, Horace Dediu, Benedict Evans, and Haddie Cooke to discuss their thoughts on the September 10th Apple Event announcing the iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, and more.

  • Episode 22: Vis-à-vis Nokia (Critical Path #95)

    September 6th, 2013  |  1 hr 24 mins

    A special episode in three parts: 1) Too many variables: The mechanics of the Microsoft Nokia deal 2) Climbing Everest without oxygen: The implications for Microsoft and 3) Post-abyss: The implications for Nokia.

  • Episode 21: Comic Con 2013

    August 13th, 2013  |  1 hr 18 mins

    Jason Snell joins Moisés to discuss the chaos of San Diego Comic Con, new Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi, ChromeCast viability, and nerd culture in constant evolution.