The Stack Podcast

A podcast about Urbit.

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Last Episode : November 15, 2022 10:38pm

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Cephalopodcast with Quartus
This week we speak with ~rabsef-bicrym and ~sogrum-savluc of Quartus, makers of %peat, %gora, and other artisanal Urbit apps.
Published 11/15
The Sovereign Smart Home with ~pilwyc-fastec
This week we speak with ~pilwyc-fastec who outlines his ideas about running a smart home on Urbit. Topics include personal & data privacy as well as physical device applications.
Published 10/08
Ep044 The Blind Beating Up the Blind with ~sarlev-sarsen
This week we talk about beating up poor, helpless blind people and earning Urbit grants. These are two unrelated thoughts (so far).
Published 8/19/2022
Ep043 Probing Questions wth ~ribben-donnyl
Welcome back to The Stack! This week we speak to ribben-donnyl, Urbit’s foremost authority on hindquarters. We talk about how ribben got into Urbit (hint: not through the front entrance), the Portugal, the note-taking app Funes, and ribben’s hardline pro-state stance.
Published 8/11/2022
Ep042: Middling with ~midsum-salrux
This week we speak with ~midsum-salrux about average women, Urbit bots, and Ruby on Rails.
Published 8/04/2022
The Stack Ep041 Fabnev Hinmur
This week we speak to ~fabnev-hinmur about Escape, devex with Uqbar, and being Marines in Okinawa.
Published 7/22/2022
Market Bedshite
Market bedshite, Urbit & Uqbar, China nonsense
Published 6/05/2022
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 5/05/2022
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 4/19/2022
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 4/07/2022
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 3/24/2022
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 3/19/2022
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 3/11/2022
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 3/04/2022
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 2/27/2022