CGP Grey and Myke Hurley are both independent content creators. Each episode, they get together to discuss their working lives. Hosted by CGP Grey and Myke Hurley.

104: RGB on the eGPU
Jul 21 • 106 min
Grey has made some big home office changes, Myke has a new Yearly Theme, and they both question collaboration tools.
103: A New Widgety World
Jun 29 • 104 min
Grey wants to know what’s going on, Myke is changing things up, and they both talk about WWDC 2020.
102: Lockdown Productivity
May 25 • 97 min
Grey is doing good, Myke is busier than ever, and they both talk about how to live and work entirely at home.
101: Productivity 101
May 11 • 110 min
Grey is definitely recording, Myke wants to rearrange his email, and they both break down the tools they use to be productive, and why they use them.
100: Quarantime
Apr 21 • 115 min
Grey returns to a virtual reality, Myke is obsessed with his desert island, and they both talk about how their working lives have been affected by a global pandemic.
99: Epi5ode Out of Time
Mar 30 • 104 min
Grey questions the narrator, Myke is in a commemorative mood, and they both watched ‘Inside Bill’s Brain’.
98: A Stable Stack of Bricks
Mar 17 • 117 min
Grey got a gift he cannot use, Myke is still outfitting Mega Studio, and they both discuss clarity in projects.
97: The Share Square
Feb 26 • 114 min
Grey has been doing headphone testing, Myke has a big new project, and they are both dealing with sizeable disruptions.
96: Levels, Levels
Jan 29 • 142 min
Grey keeps changing his set up, Myke has a new wireless charger, and they both follow up on Yearly Themes.
95: 2020 Yearly Themes
Dec 31, 2019 • 102 min
Grey has a brand new Yearly Theme, Myke has been thinking of one for months, and they both discuss why Yearly Themes are better than resolutions.
94: State of the Apps 2020
Dec 10, 2019 • 123 min
Grey has settled on a writing tool, Myke has refined his research workflow, and they both discuss their favourite software for ‘State of the Apps 2020’.
93: The Memory of Somebody Else
Nov 26, 2019 • 83 min
Grey gets a tech news update, Myke is looking back, and they both answer some #askcortex questions.
92: Time Continuum Consequences
Oct 28, 2019 • 100 min
Grey is back on the internet, Myke is upset about mischief, and they both got some new devices.
91: An Episode Out of Time 4: Revenge of the Time
Sep 23, 2019 • 78 min
Grey is stuck in a time paradox, Myke shares how many journals he ordered, and they both watch Jiro Dreams of Sushi.
90: Moretex
Sep 12, 2019 • 81 min
Grey went on a wild goose chase for a new video, Myke has a huge livestream coming up, and they both talk about working through tough projects.
89: Everything is Constant Always
Aug 13, 2019 • 81 min
Grey needs recommendations, Myke tests a new ergonomic arrangement, and they both answer some #askcortex questions.
88: Cortex Airport
Jul 30, 2019 • 95 min
Grey tested his resolve, Myke is struggling with manufacturing, and they both talk about their current bag setup.
87: The Theme System Journal
Jun 11, 2019 • 102 min
Grey got Maps, Myke got an operating system, and they both created a journal.
86: I Like Maps
May 28, 2019 • 102 min
Grey is back in the desert, Myke is excited about a new app, and they both have expectations for WWDC.
85: Grey’s Non-Linear Life
May 9, 2019 • 84 min
Grey published a vlog, Myke is back to Mega Office, and they both know what day starts the week.
84: Radiating Anxiety
Apr 23, 2019 • 76 min
Grey sparks joy, Myke is thinking about career length, and they both answer some #askcortex questions.
83: 7 Days Out
Mar 26, 2019 • 97 min
Grey broke a routine, Myke dealt with a huge deadline, and they both watched 7 Days Out: Eleven Madison Park.
82: Screen Crimes
Mar 12, 2019 • 99 min
Grey’s had some time to himself, Myke was cold, and they both compare their Screen Time statistics.
81: The American Meme
Feb 22, 2019 • 106 min
Grey has some project updates, Myke is feeling a little sad, and they both watch ‘The American Meme’.
80: Ice Fortress
Feb 6, 2019 • 95 min
Grey conquered a deadline, Myke is in love all over again, and Slack has a new logo.
79: 2019 Yearly Themes
Jan 1, 2019 • 123 min
Grey has a theme for 2019, Myke has two themes for 2019, and they both discuss why Yearly Themes are important to them.
78: State of the Apps 2019
Dec 18, 2018 • 108 min
Grey has a terrible to-do hack, Myke is going back to PodCon, and they both discuss their favourite software for ‘State of the Apps 2019’.
77: The Effective Executive
Nov 27, 2018 • 108 min
Grey has something to say about the iPad, Myke did something for the first time in a decade, and they both read The Effective Executive.
Oct 16, 2018 • 82 min
Grey is having some watch face issues, Myke refuses to sleep, and they both consider ‘who’s the boss?’.
75: Home Again
Oct 2, 2018 • 121 min
Myke has lots of music to share, Grey unveils the mystery of his Home Screen, and they both have new Apple Devices.
74: The Biggest Challenge of Being a Human
Sep 19, 2018 • 114 min
Myke wants to make some changes, Grey is taking a break, and they are both excited about some big announcements.
73: Clear the Cortex Decks
Sep 4, 2018 • 93 min
Myke is perplexed with corporate branding, Grey has learned more than he wanted about USB-C, and they both answer #ASKCORTEX questions on how to get the career you want, how to start being productive, and to find out who could live longest in the woods.
72: Adulting Complete
Aug 14, 2018 • 104 min
Myke got a Roomba, Grey has found peace with his to-do system, and they are both very excited about the Shortcuts beta.
71: Dark Synergy
Jul 3, 2018 • 106 min
Myke is getting married and reveals the mystery of his watch, Grey is intrigued about iOS 12 Notifications, and they both talk about the listeners of Cortex.
70: CORTEK - WWDC 2018
Jun 11, 2018 • 86 min
Grey is excited about scooters, Myke had a monumental week, and they both have lots of thoughts about WWDC.
69: Minimum Viable
May 22, 2018 • 98 min
Grey needs more storage space, Myke built a gaming PC (nice!), and they both talk about what they want to see at WWDC.
68: A Noble Profession
May 1, 2018 • 77 min
Grey publishes a YouTube video that’s _a tad different_, Myke has made some changes to his journal, and they both discuss experimenting with new ways of doing things.
67: “Entrepreneurs”
Apr 4, 2018 • 87 min
Grey is having some charging troubles, Myke questions the benefit of courses, and they both talk about how they use the Apple Pencil.
66: Triggers - Creating Behaviour That Lasts
Mar 20, 2018 • 105 min
Myke has read _Triggers_, Grey tries to deal with a backlog, and they have amazing new merch available.
65: Goals Are Dumb
Mar 6, 2018 • 80 min
Myke has started a journal, Grey switched back to something, and they both answer some #askcortex questions.
64: 6 Days to Air
Feb 20, 2018 • 98 min
Grey is bringing order to task management, Myke is back to colourful backgrounds, and they both watched _6 Days to Air_.
63: Flower Garden
Feb 6, 2018 • 83 min
Grey has an iMac Pro, Myke has thoughts about vlogging, and they both have Yearly Theme updates.
62: 2018 Yearly Themes
Jan 23, 2018 • 97 min
Myke has completed a ‘Year of Less’, Grey has completed a ‘Year of Redirection’, and they both have their 2018 Themes ready to go.
61: State of the Apps 2018
Dec 19, 2017 • 123 min
Myke went to PodCon, Grey doesn’t write articles anymore, and they both name their favourite software for ‘State of the Apps 2018’.
60: CorteX
Nov 14, 2017 • 87 min
Grey has played Stardew Valley, Myke is taking stock of his technology, and they both have new iPhones.
59: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
Oct 31, 2017 • 108 min
Grey uses a YouTube limitation to his advantage, Myke is nervous about an event, and they both read The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
58: The Opportunity of a Chair
Oct 10, 2017 • 91 min
Grey moves office again, Myke wants to play a new farming game, and they both answer your #askcortex questions.
57: Bucketful of Internet
Sep 26, 2017 • 97 min
Myke is waiting for a delivery, Grey evangelizes napping, and they both have thoughts about the iPhone X.
56: Castles Made of Sand
Sep 12, 2017 • 85 min
Myke is very tired, Grey has many frustrations, and they both need to assess how iOS 11 will change their iPad Homescreens.
55: Go for the Big Elephant
Aug 22, 2017 • 82 min
Grey has made a grown up acquisition, Myke is having a laundry situation, and they both discuss working effectively in different locations.
54: An Episode Out of Time 3: Time Strikes Back
Aug 1, 2017 • 75 min
Grey thinks the end is nigh, Myke is making preperations, and they both review Homescreens from the past.
53: Worst Business Decision Ever
Jul 18, 2017 • 98 min
Myke is getting ready for a big trip, Grey recorded a Vlog, and they both give some thoughts on the updated #MultiPadLifestyle.
52: CORTEK - WWDC 2017
Jun 14, 2017 • 113 min
Myke got his wish, Grey gives Apple a performance review, and they both receive a magic box.
51: Meeting for Lunch
May 16, 2017 • 77 min
Grey spills the beans, Myke gets to gloat, and they both want to define _productivity_.
50: Golden Anniversary
May 2, 2017 • 87 min
Grey is a live streamer, Myke tries to resist making a clip show, and they both celebrate 50 episodes of Cortex
49: Waiting for the End
Apr 5, 2017 • 92 min
Grey published a YouTube video, Myke is losing control, and they talk about Apple’s silence a few days before they make an announcement.
48: Parade of Failures
Mar 21, 2017 • 80 min
Grey took a secret photo, Myke took a chance, and they both cannot agree on how long you should stick it out.
47: Picking Up the Breadcrumbs
Mar 7, 2017 • 88 min
Grey is a leaf on the wind, Myke shares his thoughts on Todoist, and they both share their experiences on hiring and applying.
46: External Thinking Tool
Feb 21, 2017 • 84 min
Grey turns to pen and paper, Myke switches to Todoist, and they both share what they wanted to be when they grew up.
45: Cortex Working Group
Feb 7, 2017 • 79 min
Grey talks about the past few months, Myke is thinking about graphs, and they both provide more thoughts on time tracking.
44: Existential Time Tracking
Jan 24, 2017 • 90 min
Myke has started tracking his work time, Grey has started tracking all time, and they both talk about their themes for 2017.
43: Tornado Bigshot
Dec 12, 2016 • 98 min
Myke discovered his ranking, Grey will not switch, and they both answer #askcortex questions before the Cortexmas season begins.
42: All for the Vlog
Nov 28, 2016 • 98 min
Grey heard a pop, Myke went to Ikea, and they both are frustrated with notifications.
41: Spiralling
Nov 18, 2016 • 104 min
Myke is dealing with house renovations, Grey is making lots of videos, and they both answer some questions about how this show is made.
40: The Rules for Rulers
Oct 28, 2016 • 92 min
Grey finally finished a big project, Myke bought a ticket to Vidcon, and they are both very excited about a piece of paper.
39: You’ll Never Guess What Happens!
Oct 17, 2016 • 94 min
Grey’s productivity is being disrupted, Myke is giving in to the tropes of Youtube, and they both played PewDiePie’s Tuber Simulator.
38: A Vlog Is What You Make It
Oct 3, 2016 • 108 min
Myke is starting a Youtube channel, Grey’s office is ruined, and they both share their current phone homescreens.
37: Doomsday Bunker
Sep 19, 2016 • 114 min
Myke is very excited about stickers, Grey is happy with the MacBook Adorable, and they both try to get their head around Youtube Demonitization.
36: Cortex Cottage
Sep 6, 2016 • 87 min
Myke deals with disruptions, Grey had a successful summer, and they both discover the world’s largest Youtuber.
35: An Episode Out of Time 2: Out of Timer
Aug 24, 2016 • 82 min
Grey wants more vacations, Myke gets overwhelmed, and they both learn to work better together.
34: Punch Card System
Jul 26, 2016 • 95 min
Grey got help with animation, Myke imagines trucking in VR, and they both get distracted by keyboards with rainbow LEDs.
33: Cortek
Jul 11, 2016 • 81 min
Grey has finished conferencing, Myke’s ready to give advice, and they both are upset with Evernote.
32: Dropping Acid
Jun 23, 2016 • 101 min
Myke holds an event, Grey experiences open offices, and they both had a VR experience.
31: Later Comes Eventually
Jun 12, 2016 • 96 min
Grey buys a travel computer, Myke keeps making new podcasts, and they both discuss collaborating with others.
30: Cortexaversary
May 30, 2016 • 67 min
Grey got through the video submissions, Myke keeps the wheel turning, and they both celebrate a special occasion.
29: Dvorak
May 16, 2016 • 87 min
Grey has opened up job applications, Myke is intrigued by Dvorak keyboards and they both get sucked in to yet another new email app.
28: Formalizing and Systematizing
May 2, 2016 • 91 min
Myke fixes problems, Grey automates his to-do list, and they both discuss hiring people.
27: Danger Inches Away
Apr 18, 2016 • 90 min
Grey suffers with RSI problems, Myke bought an iPad, and they both go trucking across America.
26: Pick your Poison
Apr 5, 2016 • 102 min
Grey is frustrated with to-do apps, Myke is frustrated by passport control, and they both take another look at their homescreens.
25: Creativity, inc.
Mar 21, 2016 • 112 min
Myke is ruined, Grey (maybe) gets an office, and they both read Creativity Inc.
24: Open Field In Every Direction
Mar 8, 2016 • 88 min
Myke stayed up too late, Grey shares his calendaring philosophy, and they are both relieved about a change of course.
23: Business Monk
Feb 22, 2016 • 94 min
Grey went on another ‘Workcation’, Myke just wants to share, and they both have more to say about the Apple Pencil.
22: Statistics Aren’t Everything
Feb 8, 2016 • 101 min
Myke is sick, Grey hits two million YouTube subscribers, and they are both very upset about Apple Pencil support in iOS 9.3.
21: The E-Myth Revisited
Jan 25, 2016 • 90 min
Grey wants to do less, Myke has a new toy, and they both read The E-Myth Revisited.
20: New Year
Jan 11, 2016 • 85 min
Grey comes back to the internet, Myke is thinking about New Year’s Resolutions, and they both answer some #AskCortex questions.
19: Brick of Obligation
Dec 14, 2015 • 106 min
Grey gets a battery, Myke loses Mailbox, and they both consider what their future computers could be.
18: King in a Castle
Nov 30, 2015 • 98 min
Grey published a video, Myke played some video games, and they both had hipster coffee.
17: Dialing Down
Nov 17, 2015 • 124 min
Grey takes time away from the Internet, Myke takes time away from Twitter, and they both get an iPad Pro.
16: Structural Trust
Nov 2, 2015 • 123 min
Myke makes an official statement, Grey drives a truck across Europe, and they both discuss sharing responsibilities in their business.
15: Tempest in a Teapot
Oct 19, 2015 • 109 min
Myke explains beard oil, Grey mourns the loss of his iMac, and they both discuss the moral minefield of ad blocking.
14: Conflicted About Email
Oct 5, 2015 • 92 min
Myke makes judgments about Grey’s musical choices, Grey explains how he is working with his personal assistant to manage email, and they both lament the current state of email apps.
13: Trail of Tears
Sep 19, 2015 • 106 min
Myke is jet-lagged, but Grey wants to know all about XOXO. Grey is intrigued about the iPad Pro, and Myke want’s to talk about iOS 9. Grey shares a theory about the 16GB iPhone, Myke listens.
12: The Rule of Two
Sep 7, 2015 • 94 min
Grey describes the ‘Rule of Two’, Myke wants to know how the ‘UK explained’ video became a success, and they both discuss Netflix’s hiring policies, branding, and ASMR videos.
11: 0% Entertaining
Aug 28, 2015 • 93 min
This week Grey and Myke get very excited about their new computer mice, before sharing more of their views on if it’s easier to become an internet personality today, and what you need to do to get there.
10: Zero Artistic Skills
Aug 14, 2015 • 105 min
This time Grey and Myke tackle various ways to get audiobooks in to Overcast, discuss the creation of Alphabet, and cover the tools and processes Grey uses to create the animation for his videos.
9: Draft A Day
Aug 7, 2015 • 85 min
This time Grey has a Home screen disaster and Myke admits how he plays Prison Architect, before going on to talk about writing scripts for Youtube videos, and their thoughts on outlining and mind mapping.
8: An Episode Out Of Time
Jul 24, 2015 • 90 min
This week Grey and Myke talk about how they deal with travelling, before answering important questions like; ‘what Coffee does Grey drink?’, ‘what advice would you give for someone that wants to be self employed?’, and ‘Kirk or Picard?’.
7: Ultimately a Nightmare
Jul 20, 2015 • 84 min
More on email! Grey talks about some big changes in his personal email system, and Myke shares his top-tips for avoiding the email you don’t want to deal with. Finally, Grey talks about his impressions of using the iOS 9 public beta.
6: General Purpose Problem
Jul 10, 2015 • 101 min
This week Grey and Myke discuss why it’s important to have hobbies, before beginning to tackle the discussion of Email.
5: Work Simulator
Jul 3, 2015 • 90 min
After trying to find ways to deal with unbearable heat, Grey and Myke discuss how they like to spend their time away from work, and put the ‘Great Perspective Zoom Debate’ to rest.
4: Posting Day
Jun 26, 2015 • 101 min
This week Myke and Grey discuss iPad Portrait layout complications, how Grey deals with posting new videos to Youtube, and the necessity of checklists (even if you don’t think you need them).
3: Good for Brain Health
Jun 19, 2015 • 92 min
This time, Grey and Myke answer questions from listeners, while addressing topics like the utility of the iPad, notification badges, and whether you should have a web browser on your phone.
2: Redundant Office
Jun 12, 2015 • 74 min
This week Myke and Grey talk about working environments, what is the ideal and how different places can shape the work performed in them.
1: I Don’t Really Like Work
Jun 3, 2015 • 86 min
This week, Myke quizzes Grey about the devices he uses to get his work done, and Grey gets very disappointed about how Myke arranges his iPhone.