From pencils and paper, and each-others “weird quirks” to the current and future of technology, the hosts discuss whatever they like.

About the show

Every fortnight, hosts Andrew Hathaway, Julian Kay and Jordan Appleson discuss topics from pencils and paper, and each-others “weird quirks“ to the current and future of technology and whatever else they like.

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  • Episode 8: I’m Actually Daredevil

    September 13th, 2017  |  1 hr 25 mins

    Follow up with RuneScape, did the hosts play it? Take a guess. What’s the difference between Redstone in Windows and Minecraft? Given the news of Microsoft and Amazons collaboration, how will Alexa and Cortana mingle? What are the pain points and how we’d prefer to interact with them. Jordan and Andrew are having sleeping problems, what’s good for sleep and what’s bad for sleep? How can we resolve our sleeping problems?

  • Episode 7: The Notch

    August 30th, 2017  |  1 hr 27 mins
    950 xl, andrew hathaway, cop button, ds, essential, essential phone, flat tyre, gameboy, homepod, ios, ios 11, iphone 8, jailbreak, jordan appleson, julian kay, leak, lumia, mavis, mavispodcast, mcdonalds, microsoft, minecraft, moto 360, nintendo, playstation, runescape, secure enclave hack, the notch, touch id, windows, windows mobile, world of warcraft, wow, xbox

    Julian fixes his Lumia 950 XL in a “smart” way. The iPhone 8 finally gets it’s discussion, back to Touch ID nightmares and more importantly, how will The Notch turn out?! Ending the show with a good old chat about gaming histories, feeling nostalgic and getting stupidly close to relapsing our addictions with games.

  • Episode 6: Money Plus Sunset Deluxe

    August 16th, 2017  |  1 hr 25 mins
    2017, andrew hathaway, apple, apple magic trackpad, artificial intelligence, banking, campfire, field notes, field notes brand, high frequency trading, hot drinks, imac, jordan appleson, julian kay, lemsip, lt3, macos, management, mavis, mavispodcast, microsoft, notebooking, notebooks, personal financing, safari, scripting setup, sharbo, sharbo lt3, stationery, tabs

    Recapping the Lemsip & hot drink discussion following Andrews brief illness, before moving on to follow up with the use of tabs, Jordans new Sharbo LT3 and the new Campfire Field Notes. Andrew then discusses his new iMac, the setup process and how he’s finding the trackpad. Finishing up with some casual talk about personal financial management, modern banking and how AI’s could help with management and investments.

  • Episode 5: It’s Not a Problem If You like It

    August 2nd, 2017  |  1 hr 40 mins
    2017, andrew hathaway, apfs, apple, chromium, developers, edge, firefox, fusion drive, high sierra, imac, jordan appleson, julian kay, macos, mavis, mavispodcast, microsoft, safari, slack, software engineering, tabs, teams, window server

    Why wouldn’t someone clean out their tabs, and why would you use a handful of browsers at once?! Jordan and Julian try to explain. Andrew gets a new machine, but finds himself in a predicament. Slack vs Teams, why both and how do they compare?

  • Episode 4: Emojay

    July 19th, 2017  |  1 hr 31 mins
    andrew hathaway, apple, courier, essential, field notes, google, iphone, jordan appleson, julian kay, kin, kuru toga, kuru toga advance, mavis, mavis podcast, microsoft, notebooking, pixel, release cycle, rt, samsung, sidekick, stationery, surface mini, surface phone, surface tablet, windows, windows phone

    After clearing up some stationery follow up, including a revised review on the Kuru Toga Advance from Jordan, the guys discuss Windows Phones, Julian considering a temporary iPhone and a heated discussion on iPhone’s and Samsung Phones vs their release cycles.

  • Episode 3: Package Full of Mess

    July 5th, 2017  |  1 hr 44 mins
    43 folders, advance, andrew hathaway, bing, brad dowdy, calendars, code complete 2, fantastical, food plan, fountain pens, getting things done, ink, japanese, jordan appleson, julian kay, kuru toga, lead, logos, mavis, mavis podcast, mechanical, messy, microsoft, microsoft to-do, notebook, outlook, penaddict, pencils, productivity, rotring, todo, todoist

    Messy fountain pens, a Bing notebook, a review on the Kuru Toga Advance pencil and a discussion on how the hosts stay productive day in and day out.

  • Episode 2: A Coke Problem

    June 28th, 2017  |  1 hr 40 mins
    coke vs coffee, daily carry, debate, field notes, heated, hobonichi, hot drinks, jetpens, jetstream, kuru toga, lamy, lead holder, lemsip, mavis, mavis podcast, midori, mildliner, notebooking, paper, pen, pencils, safari, sharbo x, stationery, techo, travelers notebook, uni, zebra

    Does a Lemsip count as a hot drink? The ongoing debate is sparked again, in a discussion of why Andrew doesn’t drink hot drinks. Then moving on to an introduction in to the hosts stationery, notebooks and daily-carries.

  • Episode 1: I Hope I Won’t Be Dead in 5 Years

    June 17th, 2017  |  1 hr 44 mins
    alphabet, amazon, apple, bing, echo, essential, facebook, forecast, future technology, google, mavis, microsoft, podcast, revenue shares, siri, technology, touch id, wwdc2017

    Starting with why Jules says “bing it” and doesn’t like Google, it doesn’t take long for the guys to discuss device authentication and Essential phone. Swiftly moving on to where the big-5 tech companies get their revenue from, and where it could go in the future.