Archive for the ‘After Things Podcast’ Category

AT: Algae and Plowshares

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022
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How do you keep track of reminders? Email, notes, whiteboards, what works for us? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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AT: Table as a Service

Wednesday, June 15th, 2022
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We’re back and we are imagining training artificial intelligence to create dynamic media that can be rewritten, recut, and A/B tested in realtime. What would a post-scarcity world look like post-tech-singularity? A future where real-time media modification could be automatic–that’s coming from a world where animatronics can do human-sized stunts on a theme park schedule. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Coffeezilla on YouTube

Justin: Dennis Miller Live

Brian: Harvard’s Python courses

Bryce: Airtable

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AT: Double-Tapped Out

Wednesday, June 8th, 2022
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What’s the difference between 5 million views on 1 video and 50,000 views on 100 videos? BeReal, a new social network around once-a-day posting, brings a conversation about being authentic online and how limits differentiate BeReal from Instagram and TikTok. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Blue Apron

Justin: The Off-White Album from Dennis Miller

Brian: Hacks

Bryce: Airtable

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AT: X is Cool!

Wednesday, May 25th, 2022
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Update time: Bryce’s LFG Marbles project is back on and he talks about opening a Patreon, diving right in from zero, and the anxiety of *not* doing it. Brian finally kicks off a project to hold business classes. The freeing feeling of talking to a smaller, select group. Business guru or business guru for sale? Andrew’s experiments with speed-reading inspired a new project for him. Can he solve reading? Expert business gurus and marbles guys say “yes!” Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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AT: Versatile Sweater

Wednesday, May 11th, 2022
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Slowing down and enjoying something or an international war crime? How is text being handled in a modern age and what could the next information delivery medium look like? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: River Out of Eden from Richard Dawkins

Justin: The Pentaverate

Brian: Animal Jam

Bryce: Knotwords

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AT: Learning Machine Learning

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022
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Listener Nate is fascinated by DALL-E 2, but doesn’t know where to start. How can you get into ML/neural net technology and what are good tricks for making the most of self-driven coding education? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Fireship on YouTube

Brian: The Book of Niall from Barry Jones on Kickstarter

Bryce: Things

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AT: TweetX

Wednesday, April 27th, 2022
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Twitter accepted Elon Musk’s offer to buy Twitter. Is Twitter inevitable? What are the uncertainties and what can we infer from the little we know? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Pick:

Bryce: Killing Time at Lightspeed

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AT: Future-You, Enjoying a Future-Sandwich

Wednesday, April 20th, 2022
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What is present-you doing to help future-you? How do you handle the future–not just preparing, but shaping your future? Success can come from examining other successful people. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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AT: The Story, The Story, The Story

Wednesday, April 13th, 2022
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Andrew’s latest mystery novel, “Sea Storm,” made the WSJ best-sellers list. What inspired the Underwater Investigation Unit series and Sloan McPherson? Plus, a system to give feedback. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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AT: What You Can Get Done In 20 Minutes

Wednesday, April 6th, 2022
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How to get started and two tools you can use to get the ball rolling: the social media “scary hour” and the classic pomodoro timer technique. How can you organize your work and get unstuck? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

PICKS:

Andrew: Anthony Metivier’s video on memory palaces

Bryce: Pommie

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AT: Diversify!

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022
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Listener David sends in an update on his guitar-lesson project, Song Notes. What advice can he take away when he takes Song Notes full time? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: The Intelligent Investor from Benjamin Graham

Brian: Cordkillers

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AT: Protect The Machine

Wednesday, March 16th, 2022
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How do you make free-time and what are the benefits of taking time off? How do you protect the machine and remember you aren’t a machine? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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AT: Naval Gazing

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2022
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TikTok will allow creators to post videos up to 10 minutes long. Bryce shares an experience opting *in* to marketing and what you can take away. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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AT: Personal For Me

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2022
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A reminder to think outside the box and updates one week away from the launch of World’s Greatest Con Season 2! Funding, making a trailer, and how they are aiming to get people on board. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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DELETED IN 48 HOURS : World’s Greatest Con Season 2 Preview

Monday, February 21st, 2022

Beginning 2/28/22.

You have a decision. Want to enjoy the new season without listening to a single ad? Patreon.com/GreatestCon

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AT: Hey Bruce

Wednesday, February 16th, 2022
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The Super Bowl was last night and we break down the trailer for Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, which offers a surprising cameo question. What is the state of the MCU multiverse as Disney’s mergers continue to settle? What parts of Marvel can re-unite on screen? You can’t spoil *a trailer*! Are we excited for The Batman? Yeah, the MCU is big, but it’s not the only universe in town! Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: The New Mutants

Justin: The Righteous Gemstones

Brian: Big City Greens and Lost Ark

Bryce: Word Game Hero

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