The Stack Podcast

A podcast about Urbit.

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Last Episode : June 05, 2022 1:23am

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Market Bedshite
Market bedshite, Urbit & Uqbar, China nonsense
Published 6/05
Ep039: Cincinnati Chili with ~ritpub-sibsyl
This week we speak with Edward Amsden, engineer at Tlon and better known to the network as ~ritpub-sibsyl. We cover Cincinnati Chili, the warm dumpster runoff of Javascript, the origins of React, UrchatFM, and New Mars.
Published 5/05
Ep 038: Robot Opera with ~rovnys-ricfer
This week we speak with Ted Blackman, Engineering Manager at Tlon. We discuss Robot Opera, Inertial Navigation Systems, Y Combinator, the failure of Gesture Based Computer Interfaces, and the looming release of the remote scry protocol, which promises, upon release, to complete the system of German Idealism.
Published 4/19
Ep 037 In Lehman's Terms with ~wolref-podlex
This week we speak with Josh Lehman, Executive Director of the Urbit Foundation.  We discuss Foundation initiatives for education and future projects, the art of pouring tea, and the role and constitution of the Urbit Foundation Board.
Published 4/07
The Chief
his week, another war story, this time with Josh's dad, who tells about 30+ years of military service and the war in Afghanistan.
Published 3/24
Robert A: Recounting WWII, Bataan, and the Japanese
Josh's grandfather recounts his experience of WWII, including the Bataan Death March and meeting the Japanese.
Published 3/19
Ep 034: Mars Review with ~librex-dozryc
This week we speak with Noah Kumin (~librex-dozryc) about the Mars Review of Books, an attempt to bring the forces of NYC and Urbit together to make a product inspired by the early NYRB.
Published 3/11
This Man's a-Nockin'
This week, we speak with Neal Davis, otherwise known as ~lagrev-nocfep. Our topics this week are: The advantages of Urbit over traditional development paradigms. Hoon school and how to get some. What species of lunatic writes Hoon. And pedagogy and the performance of teaching.
Published 3/04
The Combine with ~poldec-tonteg
This week we speak with Anthony Arroyo, better known on the network as poldec-tonteg. Anthony is now HMFIC at the Combine, an Urbit Foundation initiative to invest in teams who want to build businesses on Urbit. In the following episode, Andy and I will offer a masterclass in pitching a podcast. And as usual, the Stack is pitch perfect, baby.
Published 2/27
"Winning Faster" with Logan Allen
This week, we speak with Logan Allen, better known to Urbit as ~tacryt-socryp. We talk ~tirrel, Uqbar, decaying cities, how Urbit fixes everything, what makes sound money, and running your own company.
Published 2/17
Dog People with ~master-morzod
This week we speak with Joe Bryan, engineering manager at Tlon and known to the network as ~master-morzod. Today we discuss the following. Smoking is cool and healthy What is Urbit? Kelvin versioning Where is event log trimming? Why can’t I issue certificates and why do I have to use Caddy as my webserver? Little Grandma Clinton German Shepards The Bay Area And cactuses. Or cacti. No, Cactapodes!
Published 2/08
Episode 029: The Onliest Monk
This week we speak with Philip Monk, CTO of Tlon and a man with a name fit for the Urbit Monasteries of the future. We talk about L2 and the projects that come after, how much traffic is too much traffic from Hacker News, how one goes about pruning events and whether ‘til nobler to increase the size of the loom or to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous javascript hacks in the pursuit of a faster ship.
Published 1/30
This is but a cozy new year chat between your best friends Josh and Andy. We talk beards, sartorialism, weird Chinese social stuff, and Anglo-Saxonry. And as ever: manly predictions for the New Year.
Published 1/03/2022
Tofu Maximalism with Galen Wolfe-Pauly
This week we speak with Tlon cofounder and CEO Galen Wolfe-Pauly. We discuss his design theory, how his Urbit vision has changed over the years, and running a company in the Age of Covid. Per community request, we stage an intervention over his frankly alarming level of tofu fanaticism.
Published 12/27/2021
Banking on Urbit with ~finnem
This week we speak with ~finnem, finance maven from a secret haven in the land of guns, chocolate, and sausage respecting. The lady talks to us about the possible use cases of Urbit for making bank. No, for making a bank. A Swiss bank, which everyone knows is the best sort.
Published 12/14/2021