November 19th, 2018 | 1 hr 36 mins
andrew, guest, julian, mavis, stationery
Brad Dowdy, The Pen Addict, joins us as our very first guest on Mavis to talk all about the world of stationery! After catching up with who Brad is and what Brad does, we talk Jetstreams and “standard pens”, getting in to fountain pens, productivity in paper and overall talk about a bunch of great pens, pencils and paper!
September 11th, 2018 | 1 hr 32 mins
26, andrew hathaway, andromeda, apple, arm, cbs, desks, episode 26, go, intel, iphone, jordan appleson, julian kay, mavis, mavispodcast, microsoft, ollin, september 12, surface, teams, vesa arm, watch
Andrew has taken the simple approach to his desk as the corner-extension arrives soon, oh and we have Mavis stickers! Julian has a new Surface Go device and found his iPhone to be helpful for staying in touch with work-things. Lastly, we discuss designing software with a colour-filter active, Andrew rages at Teams and the upcoming Apple & Surface events!
July 4th, 2018 | 1 hr 4 mins
24, andrew hathaway, andromeda, bugs, episode 24, high sierra, jordan appleson, julian kay, macos, macrumours, mavis, mavispodcast, mojave, review, summer, system, the verge, window server
Andrew experiences High Sierra’s & Mojave’s Window Server bugs and Microsoft’s Andromeda device was featured on The Verge & Mac Rumours. Jules’ currently performing his summer review in which he has made some interesting changes to his devices! We also discuss how the Read Later problem is not solved yet.
June 20th, 2018 | 1 hr 30 mins
23, andrew hathaway, episode 23, gtd, ios, ipad, iphone, iphone x, jordan appleson, journalling, julian kay, macos, mavis, mavispodcast, mojave, nock co, notebooking, omnifocus, omnigroup, product red, productivity, system, toty, workflow
We now know Siri Shortcuts is better than Workflow! Jordan has a new phone, Andrews is scratched to hell. After Andrews Theme of the Year wasn’t going so well, and had to be adjusted, he’s turned it around and made some changes, including a migration to OmniFocus and major changes in “The System”.
June 6th, 2018 | 1 hr 17 mins
2018, 22, acquire, andrew hathaway, apple, bash, buyout, episode 22, github, ios, ios12, jordan appleson, julian kay, macos, mavis, mavispodcast, microsoft, mojave, terminal, tvos, watchos, watchos5, windows, wsltty, wwdc
Microsoft buys GitHub and appoints Xamarin CEO. Moving swiftly past tvOS, we discuss the changes in iOS12, watchOS 5 and macOS that matter to us and Jules and Jordan discuss WSLtty and terminal emulators in Windows.
May 9th, 2018 | 1 hr 10 mins
20, andrew hathaway, episode 20, jordan appleson, julian kay, mavis, mavispodcast, special, star trek
Following the finale of Star Trek Discovery, Jordan & Julian talk Star Trek. All of Star Trek.
Warning: Discovery spoilers!
March 14th, 2018 | 1 hr 37 mins
19, andrew hathaway, automation, episode 19, ergodox ez, face id, headspace, ios, ipad, iphone, jordan appleson, julian kay, keyboards, lumosity, mavis, mavispodcast, podcasts, power, productivity, surface book, usb c, windows phone, workflow
Andrew receives his ErgoDox EZ and can no longer compute. Julian takes the iPhone onboard as a device in his life, but has a few more itches to scratch alongside a realisation. Julian also got a Surface Book 2, we discuss how Windows power management, the USB-C life and new iPads with Face ID. Finally, a chat about our favourite podcasts and when we listen to them, with a public announcement and a special after show clip.
February 28th, 2018 | 1 hr 25 mins
18, andrew hathaway, arm, bacon, chips, crackdown, digital, emoji, episode 18, ergodox ez, field notes, fork, haxley, homepod, ios, iphone, jordan appleson, julian kay, lumia, mavis, mavispodcast, microsoft, onenote, review, rings, windows, windows phone, workflow
The HomePod causes marks yet Andrew still considers one. Did Jordan create workflow yet? Apple’s emoji decision is causing issues not just on Apple platforms, Jordan eats chips with a fork and unhappiness with a Field Notes addition. In a bold move, Julian tries an iPhone for the first time and gives iOS a big review, from a Windows Phone users point of view.
February 14th, 2018 | 1 hr 25 mins
17, amazon, andrew hathaway, apple, awareness, echo dot, episode 17, homepod, ifttt, jordan appleson, julian kay, kickstarter, klingon blood, mavis, mavispodcast, microsoft, mindnode, productivity, star trek, trello, turn touch, whiteboard, wunderlist
What colour is a Klingon’s blood? Andrew’s Turn Touch arrives, Jordan is using MindNode and Andrew is trying to be aware using Trello. Jordan finally takes the plunge on an Amazon Echo Dot, and the HomePod goes in to preorder!
January 31st, 2018 | 1 hr 17 mins
16, andrew hathaway, andromeda, apple, arm, atlassian, episode 16, ergodox ez, ergonomic, jira, jordan appleson, julian kay, keyboards, labo, macbook pro, mavis, mavispodcast, microsoft, nintendo, nintendo labo, slack, surface phone, teams, usb c, visual studio, wasd, wasdkeyboards, windows
Follow up with Surface Phone and Windows on ARM, ergonomic keyboards and the Surface Ergonomic keyboards leading on to productive desk setups and Andrew’s new 13” MacBook Pro. Nintendo’s Labo cardboard awesomeness and Microsofts failings with buggy applications.