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CMD Space

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CMD+SPACE was an interview show by Myke Hurley that puts a spotlight on the people behind awesome projects. It predated Inquisitive. Hosted by Myke Hurley.
103: Everything in Moderation, with Matt Haughey
Jul 10, 2014 • 58 min
This week Myke is joined by Matt Haughey. They talk about Metafliter’s past, it’s troubles with advertising, accidental crowd-funding and the site’s future. Make sure that you stick around to the end of the show for a big announcement.
102: The Best Of Both Worlds, with Jared Sinclair
Jul 3, 2014 • 53 min
This week Myke is joined by Jared Sinclair. They talk about balancing being a developer and a designer, and his apps Riposte, Whisper and Unread.
101: Own your identity, with Bryan Irace and Matthew Bischoff
Jun 18, 2014 • 53 min
This week Myke is joined by Bryan Irace and Matthew Bischoff. They talk about Matthew and Bryan’s work at Tumblr, the ways people express their identity online and how WWDC 2014 has changed 3rd party developers.
100: ‘What Do You Like To Be Known For?’, with Myke Hurley
Jun 11, 2014 • 57 min
On the 100th episode of CMD+Space, the tables are turned and Myke is the guest! Stephen Hackett takes the reins to ask Myke all about the history of CMD+Space, why he loves podcasting and what he foresees as the future of the medium.
99: Being Creative, with Jack Conte
Jun 4, 2014 • 44 min
This week Myke is joined by Jack Conte. They talk about his music with Pomplamoose, the struggles of independent artists online and how this led to him creating Patreon.
98: The Return of Upcoming.org, with Andy Baio
May 28, 2014 • 51 min
This week Myke is joined by Andy Baio. They talk about the history of Upcoming.org, its return with a Kickstarter project and the future for the site.
97: It All Started at WWDC, with Padraig Kennedy and Oisin Prendiville of Supertop
May 21, 2014 • 53 min
This week Myke is joined by Padraig Kennedy and Oisin Prendiville. They talk about the development and marketing of their apps Castro and Tokens.
96: Not Many Original Thoughts, with Casey Liss
May 14, 2014 • 41 min
This week Myke is joined by Casey Liss. They discuss his recent foray back into blogging, how writing online continues to evolve and how this interplays with the future of podcasting.
95: Playing It Cool, with Dan Moren
May 7, 2014 • 55 min
This week Myke is joined by Dan Moren. They talk about how Dan got started in writing professionally, how technology journalism has changed over time and mention the many podcast that he hosts. Dan also tells the unlikely story of how he got hired at Macw
94: Words Are My Thing, with Brent Simmons
Apr 30, 2014 • 53 min
This week Myke is joined by Brent Simmons. They talk about the many apps he has made over the years—including NetNewsWire, MarsEdit, Glassboard and Vesper.
93: A Bit Of A Know-It-All, with Ken Jennings
Apr 23, 2014 • 37 min
This week Myke is joined by Ken Jennings. They talk about his record-breaking run on the game show ‘Jeopardy’ and what it takes to be a champion of general knowledge.
92: A New Lingua Franca, with Horace Dediu
Apr 16, 2014 • 49 min
This week Myke is joined by Horace Dediu. They discuss his work at Nokia and how that lead to starting his blog, Asymco. They also talk about the role and work of an analyst, his presentation series – Airshow – and graphs (naturally).
91: Honesty, Luck and Hard Work, with Russ Frushtick
Apr 10, 2014 • 44 min
This week Myke is joined by Russ Frushtick. They talk about his history in video game journalism and the culture of gaming, his work at Polygon, creating awesome video content and writing great reviews.
90: The First Bar, with Merlin Mann
Mar 31, 2014 • 63 min
This week Myke is joined by Merlin Mann, for an impromptu episode of CMD+Space. They talk about scheduling your content to meet the needs of your audience, allowing your work to become ‘yours’, breaking the mould in your in environment, setting standards
89: Opportunity Knocks, with Casey Liss
Mar 26, 2014 • 64 min
This week Myke is joined by Casey Liss. They discuss the paths they have taken with their work on the internet, they detail some of the decisions that they’ve have had to make, the opportunities they decided to take and what a person needs to be able to m
88: Great Songs Everyday, with Jonathan Mann
Mar 20, 2014 • 61 min
This week Myke is joined by Jonathan Mann. They talk about what it’s like to create a new song every day, the highs and lows of publishing your work online and they compare some of the current platforms for independent creators.
87: Developing A Podcast App, with Russell Ivanovic
Mar 13, 2014 • 79 min
This week Myke is joined by Russell Ivanovic. They discuss his early hits on the App Store, what it’s like to develop a Podcast app and how the medium of Podcasting has changed over time.
86: Imagination Breeding Creation, with Faith Korpi
Mar 5, 2014 • 62 min
This week Myke is joined by Faith Korpi. They discuss making short films, podcasting, writing and Faith’s love of movies and dance.
85: Being a Geek, with John Siracusa
Feb 24, 2014 • 65 min
This week Myke is joined by John Siracusa. They discuss what it means to be a Geek and explore what John is geeky about.
84: Doing What You Want To Do, with Brett Terpstra
Feb 17, 2014 • 56 min
This week Myke is joined by Brett Terpstra. They discuss criticism on the internet, Brett’s decision to go independent, his current projects and what he’s planning to focus his future time on.
83: Great perspective, with Tim Stevens
Feb 13, 2014 • 58 min
This week Myke is joined by Tim Stevens. They discuss Tim’s move over to Cnet and the work he is doing there, the experience of attending trade shows like CES and the differences between the Automotive world and the Technology world.
82: Up and Coming, with Eva Giselle
Feb 5, 2014 • 36 min
This week Myke is joined by Eva Giselle. They discuss her education in New Media Design and take a look in to how she tackles the creative process.
81: Podcast Advertising, with Lex Friedman
Jan 29, 2014 • 49 min
This week Myke is joined by Lex Friedman. They talk about Lex’s role in the world of podcast advertising and what it takes to make money talking in to a microphone.
80: The Next Chapter, with Tom Merritt
Jan 22, 2014 • 58 min
This week Myke is joined by Tom Merritt. They talk about the recent changes in Tom’s podcasting career that have led him to launch a whole host of new shows and projects.
79: Selling Shovels, with Steve Streza
Jan 15, 2014 • 51 min
This week Myke is joined by Steve Streza. They talk about going indie, balancing contract work and your own projects, designing for iOS 7 and using Android
78: The Sweet Setup, with Shawn Blanc
Jan 8, 2014 • 61 min
This week Myke is joined by Shawn Blanc. They discuss his new site The Sweet Setup and what goes into running a website with multiple editors and contributors.
77: Primary Source Material, with John Roderick
Jan 2, 2014 • 64 min
This week Myke is joined by John Roderick. They talk about what it takes to write, record, release and promote an album.
76: Illustrated words, with Jessica Hische
Dec 23, 2013 • 44 min
This week Myke is joined by Jessica Hische. They talk about her history in graphic design and illustration, some of her favourite projects and speaking engagements.
75: Telling Stories People Want To Read, with Glenn Fleishman
Dec 18, 2013 • 69 min
This week Myke is joined by Glenn Fleishman. They discuss a little about his background, before talking about The Magazine and his recent Kickstarter project.
74: Awesome On The Internet, with Veronica Belmont
Dec 10, 2013 • 30 min
This week Myke is joined by Veronica Belmont. They talk about her history in podcasting and independent media and how this compares to the world of more traditional media and broadcasting.
73: Motivating Independence, with Andy Baio
Dec 4, 2013 • 84 min
This week Myke is joined by Andy Baio. They talk about Upcoming.org, Waxy.org, Kickstarter, working on independent projects and XOXO.
72: The Place Where Ideas Come From, with Neven Mrgan
Nov 27, 2013 • 47 min
This week Myke is joined by Neven Mrgan. They discuss his background in art and design, his work with Panic and making video games.
71: Procrastinating Strategically, with Max Temkin
Nov 20, 2013 • 68 min
This week, Myke is joined by Max Temkin. They talk about working on the Obama campaign, making games and movies, his love of podcasts, mailing millions of holiday gifts and the love of starting new projects
70: Focusing On The Outcome, with Dave Wiskus
Nov 13, 2013 • 64 min
This time Myke is joined by Dave Wiskus. They talk about designing Vesper, making music and his podcast, Unprofessional.
69: Going The Distance, with Jason Fried
Nov 11, 2013 • 45 min
This week Myke is joined by Jason Fried. They discuss the beginnings of 37Signals and how it developed in to a long-running, very successful company, before going on to talk about how it moved Jason towards co-writing some best-selling books.
68: Producing Apps, with David Barnard
Oct 30, 2013 • 91 min
This week Myke is joined by David Barnard. They talk about what it means to be an ‘App Producer’, how he came to build a company that builds apps and how recent developments to the economics of the App Store is changing his business.
67: Thinkup, with Gina Trapani
Oct 23, 2013 • 54 min
This week Myke is joined by Gina Trapani. They discuss the development of the Gina’s crowdfunding campaign for Thinkup – that she is running with Anil Dash– the history of the project and future development.
66: iOS 7 and Lickability, with Matthew Bischoff
Oct 16, 2013 • 44 min
This week Myke is joined by Matthew Bischoff. They discuss his iOS development work at Lickability, the New York Times and now Tumblr. They also discuss iOS 7 adoption and considerations.
65: Feeling Alone and Afraid, with Chase Reeves
Oct 9, 2013 • 63 min
This week Myke is joined by Chase Reeves. They discuss designing, writing, creating, podcasting and so much more. Chase makes a living helping people make a success of their personal projects and he offers up a taste of that wisdom.
64: Making Up Apple News, with John Moltz
Oct 2, 2013 • 43 min
This week Myke is joined by John Moltz. They discuss the Crazy Apple Rumors Site, John’s newer project – A Very Nice Website – and how the culture of Apple rumors affects the company.
63: Being @applespotlight, with Rob Wensing
Sep 25, 2013 • 40 min
This week Myke is joined by Rob Wensing—the man behind @applespotlight. They talk about how and why Rob got in to tweeting about Apple and his views on the company—past, present and future.
62: Making Software Better, with Loren Brichter
Sep 18, 2013 • 37 min
This week Myke is joined by Loren Brichter. They talk about his work at Apple and Twitter, as well as creating Tweetie and Letterpress.
61: Being Your Own Person, with Casey Liss
Sep 11, 2013 • 45 min
This week Myke is joined by Casey Liss. They discuss a little about his background, his podcasting endeavours and WWDC.
60: Getting Fussy and Serious, with Dan Provost and Tom Gerhardt of Studio Neat
Sep 4, 2013 • 55 min
This week Myke is joined by Dan Provost and Tom Gerhardt. They talk with Myke about their company Studio Neat and the Kickstarter projects they’ve created together. Discussion ranges from what goes in to setting them up, managing a successful campaign, sh
59: Being Unique and Awesome, with Christina Warren
Aug 28, 2013 • 55 min
This week Myke is joined by Christina Warren. They discuss Christina’s beginnings in geekdom, how she got started in blogging and working at Mashable.
58: Delight is in the Details, with Shawn Blanc
Aug 21, 2013 • 61 min
This week Myke is joined by Shawn Blanc. They discuss visiting San Francisco, his new ebook – Delight is in the Details – and the process of creating it.
57: Digital and Physical things, with Jim Coudal
Aug 16, 2013 • 71 min
On this special episode Myke is joined by Jim Coudal. They discuss blogging at coudal.com, The Deck and Field Notes.
56: Comics and T-shirts, with Rich Stevens
Aug 14, 2013 • 49 min
This week Myke is joined by Rich Stevens. They discuss attending comic conventions, Kickstarter projects and his web comic and store—Diesel Sweeties.
55: Sassy Dad Jokes, with Scott Simpson
Aug 7, 2013 • 62 min
This week Myke is joined by Scott Simpson. They talk about his time at Apple, what it’s like on the ‘other’ side of podcast production, You Look Nice Today and his newest comedic endeavour.
54: Consoles, Conferences and Conversations, with Guy English
Jul 31, 2013 • 54 min
This week Myke is joined by Guy English. They discuss development on games consoles, iOS and the Mac, the Çingleton conference and the Debug podcast.
53: Being Pseudonymous, with Dr. Drang
Jul 24, 2013 • 63 min
This week Myke is joined by Dr. Drang. They discuss what it’s like to have a pseudonym on the internet, the Doc’s approaches to blogging and technology and British Quiz Shows.
52: At the Forefront of Publishing, with Serenity Caldwell
Jul 17, 2013 • 51 min
This week Myke is joined by Serenity Caldwell to discuss the amazing work she does on Macworld’s Superguides.
51: Creating a Typeface, with Mike Rohde and Delve Withrington
Jul 10, 2013 • 53 min
This week Myke is joined by Mike Rohde and Delve Withrington. They discuss what it takes to build a typeface.
50: Being Editor In Chief, with Tim Stevens
Jul 3, 2013 • 48 min
This week Myke is joined by Tim Stevens. They discuss his work as Editor in Chief of Engadget, his ideas about the future of tech reporting and Google Glass.
49: The Nice Guy Reporter, with Ellis Hamburger
Jun 26, 2013 • 46 min
This week Myke is joined by Ellis Hamburger. They talk about the turn of events that got him in to writing about Technology, his work at The Verge and why gifs will save us all.
48: A Fresh Start, with Marco Arment
Jun 19, 2013 • 61 min
This week Myke is joined by Marco Arment. They discuss how the sales of Instapaper, The Magazine and Tumblr are affecting his current decisions and how WWDC has helped shape his next project.
47: Listener Support, with Jesse Thorn
Jun 12, 2013 • 38 min
This week Myke is joined by Jesse Thorn and they discuss his podcast network Maximum Fun and how it is funded and supported by the listeners.
46: Developing For A Living, with David Smith
Jun 5, 2013 • 52 min
This week Myke is joined by David Smith and they discuss Feed Wrangler and his many other projects.
45: Pre-WWDC Apple, with Stephen Hackett
May 29, 2013 • 72 min
This week Myke is joined by Stephen Hackett of 512 Pixels. They discuss Tim Cook’s appearance at D11 and how this reflects Apple’s past and present—whilst also looking at what WWDC and beyond may bring.
44: Apple and Education, with Fraser Speirs
May 22, 2013 • 56 min
This week Myke is joined by Fraser Speirs to discuss Apple in education, the iPad 1:1 programme that he pioneered and his podcast Out of School.
43: Option+CMD+H, with Merlin Mann
May 16, 2013 • 86 min
This time Myke is joined by Merlin Mann. They have a very ‘Back to Work’-esque discussion covering Adventure Time and Comics books (naturally), but with a great discussion around what it’s like to work in large companies, living with a routine and why ach
42: Petrified on a Weekly Basis, with Moisés Chiullan
May 15, 2013 • 53 min
This week Myke is joined by Moisés Chiullan. They discuss a little of Moisés’ history and what led him in to podcasting and blogging.
41: Creating a Passionate Fan-base, with Brian Brushwood
May 8, 2013 • 46 min
This week Myke is joined by Brian Brushwood. They discuss the various podcasts he has hosted over the last 5 years, his career in magic and how creating a loyal fan-base can get you on to the top of the billboard chart.
40: Loving Things, with Jeff Cannata
May 1, 2013 • 45 min
This week Myke is joined by Jeff Cannata. They talk about Jeff’s history with creating content online and his very successful new Kickstarter project.
39: Crowd Support, with Jonathan Coulton
Apr 24, 2013 • 32 min
This week Myke is joined by Jonathan Coulton. They talk about Jonathan’s new Kickstarter project and how the idea of crowd support has helped him become a successful musician.
38: Inbox Zero and New Projects, with Merlin Mann
Apr 11, 2013 • 78 min
On a very special episode of CMD+SPACE Myke is joined by Merlin Mann to discuss Inbox Zero, starting New projects and a fun discussion about Adventure Time (as well as a little about comics, of course).
37: Business Doesn’t Have to be Evil, with Brett Kelly
Apr 10, 2013 • 63 min
This week Myke is joined by Brett Kelly to talk about his book Evernote Essentials. Discussion includes how and why he wrote the book and what considerations he makes to create a great product for his customers, whilst giving them a fair deal.
36: Creating a Radio Drama, with Jason Snell
Apr 3, 2013 • 46 min
This week Myke is joined by Jason Snell to discuss a recent episode of his podcast – The Incomparable – that took a step back in time, to the world of radio dramas.
35: Blogging 2.0, with Jon Mitchell
Mar 27, 2013 • 52 min
This week Myke is joined by Jon Mitchell and they discuss his time at ReadWrite, @nexttechblog and his new site, The Daily Portal.
34: A Man of the Internet, with John Siracusa
Mar 19, 2013 • 64 min
This week Myke is joined by John Siracusa. They discuss his many Podcasting endevaours, writing Mac OS X reviews, John’s perfect Mac and The Sopranos.
33: A Big Announcement, with Dan Benjamin
Mar 13, 2013 • 58 min
This week Myke is joined by Dan Benjamin. They discuss how Podcasting is evolving, the power of networks and share a huge announcement!
32: Writing, Podcasting and Comedy, with Lex Friedman
Mar 6, 2013 • 57 min
This week Myke is joined by Lex Friedman. They discuss writing for Macworld, Unprofessional and his dream of being a comedy writer.
31: Free Accounts and Developer Incentives, with Dalton Caldwell and Bill Kunz
Feb 27, 2013 • 98 min
This week Myke talks to Dalton Caldwell about some of the recent changes to App.net, including the new free accounts and the Developer Incentive Program. He is then joined by Bill Kunz to discuss his App.net client, Felix.
30: Dropping Out Of School, with Steve Streza
Feb 20, 2013 • 75 min
This week Myke is joined by Steve Streza. They talk about development, Pocket, App.net, side projects and – of course – My Little Pony.
29: Making Great Apps, with Michael Simmons
Feb 13, 2013 • 46 min
This week Myke is joined by Michael Simmons of Flexibits. They discuss what it takes to make great apps.
28: Technology and Music, with John Roderick
Feb 8, 2013 • 79 min
This week Myke is joined by John Roderick. They talk about the impact technology has had on his life and the music industry.
27: Making Software and Selling It, with Daniel Jalkut
Jan 29, 2013 • 75 min
This week Myke is joined by Daniel Jalkut. They discuss Daniel’s history in programming and development as well as some thoughts on the current state of the Apple App Stores.
26: A ‘Full-Time’ Masterclass, with Shawn Blanc
Jan 23, 2013 • 67 min
This week Myke is joined by Shawn Blanc and they discuss what goes in to taking your side business ‘Full-Time’, answering a whole host of listener questions in the process.
25: Discussing The Magazine, with Marco Arment
Jan 16, 2013 • 73 min
This week Myke talks to Marco Arment about The Magazine. They talk about the success the app has seen since launch, some of the changes made and its future. They also talk briefly about Marco’s next Podcasting venture.
24: Making and Creating, with Gina Trapani
Jan 9, 2013 • 62 min
This week Myke is joined by Gina Trapani. They discuss Gina’s many forays in to the worlds of blogging, Podcasting and development as well as some of the differences between iOS and Android.
23: The Currency Of Confidence, with Rene Ritchie
Jan 2, 2013 • 57 min
This week Myke talks to Rene Ritchie, Editor in Chief on iMore. They discuss Rene’s background in Tech Journalism, why it’s important to respect your readers and how to judge if a tip is worth posting.
22: The Golden Headphone Awards 2013
Dec 23, 2012 • 34 min
Each year, we like to look back and award the best moments, shows and hosts of that year.
21: Not Wasting Time, with Matthew Panzarino
Dec 19, 2012 • 70 min
This week Myke is joined by Matthew Panzarino. They discuss Matthew’s background and what led him to writing online, trusting sources, posting exclusives and running beta apps.
20: Twitterrific, with Gedeon Maheux
Dec 12, 2012 • 67 min
This week Myke is joined by Gedeon Maheux. They discuss the history of the Iconfactory and some of the decisions and choices that went in to creating Twitterrific 5.
19: Sketchnotes and Fantastical, with Mike Rohde and Michael Simmons
Dec 3, 2012 • 66 min
On this week’s episode Myke is joined by Mike Rohde to discuss The Sketchnote Handbook and Michael Simmons, to talk about Fantastical for iPhone.
18: Creating on the Mac, with Don McAllister
Nov 28, 2012 • 63 min
This week Myke talks to Don McAllister about creating digital content on the Mac. Ranging from video, to magazines, to apps.
17: Gameboy English Lessons, with Federico Viticci
Nov 21, 2012 • 68 min
This week Myke is joined by Federico Viticci of Macstories. They talk about working on the other side of the globe to your audience, Ticci’s set-up, staying connected and some tips for people wanting to learn code.
16: The Diary of a Liveblogger, with Jason Snell
Nov 14, 2012 • 65 min
This week Myke is joined by Jason Snell and they discuss what it’s like to attend and cover an Apple event. Oh, and they also uncover the truth behind why Scott Forstall is leaving Apple..
15: Now The Hard Work Begins, with Dalton Caldwell
Nov 7, 2012 • 54 min
This week Myke is joined by Dalton Caldwell, CEO and Founder of App.net. They discuss the experience of launching this service, how it has evolved and what the future has in store for App.net.
14: Obvious App Design, with Nik Fletcher
Oct 21, 2012 • 47 min
This week Myke is joined by Nik Fletcher of Realmac Software. They talk about Realmac’s app Clear, the importance of being featured in the app store, great app design and the pro’s and con’s of different device formats and platforms.
13: Mad Science and Bizarre Coding, with Brett Terpstra
Oct 17, 2012 • 62 min
This week Myke is joined by Brett Terpstra. They discuss Brett’s awesome skills in video games, his recent book project and Podcast, how he captures ideas and a whole host of listener questions.
12: Life After Tech Journalism, with MG Siegler
Oct 10, 2012 • 65 min
This week Myke is joined by MG Siegler. They discuss MG’s investment ventures, the current state of tech journalism, what it’s like to have sources, fanboyism and first impressions of the new iPod line.
11: A Podcasting Masterclass, with Dan Benjamin
Oct 3, 2012 • 57 min
This week Myke is joined by Dan Benjamin and they discuss getting started in Podcasting and what it takes to build a Podcast network of your own.
10: It’s a Community, Not an Industry, with Tom Merritt
Sep 26, 2012 • 57 min
This week Myke is joined by Tom Merritt. They discuss the past, present and future of the Podcast medium, why Podcast networks can work together and the benefits of live recording.
9: Implementing Style, with Adam Lisagor
Sep 19, 2012 • 50 min
On this episode Myke is joined by Adam Lisagor and they discuss the feeling of community online, creating content, finding your voice and his various projects on the web.
8: The iPhone 5 Event, with Stephen Hackett
Sep 12, 2012 • 94 min
This week Myke is joined by Stephen Hackett to discuss the announcements from Apple’s iPhone 5 event. They are joined by a cast of special guests including Shawn Blanc and David Caolo.
7: Cultivating Ideas, with David Sparks
Sep 5, 2012 • 80 min
This week Myke is joined by David Sparks and they discuss managing multiple projects, cultivating ideas, how important an app is to a workflow and some iPhone 5 wishes.
6: Blogging and Secrets, with Jim Dalrymple
Aug 29, 2012 • 52 min
On this episode Myke is joined by Jim Dalrymple. They discuss Jim’s process for finding stories and posting to The Loop, his Membership scheme, what it’s like to keep secrets and the Apple vs Samsung lawsuit.
5: Being A Harsh Self Critic, with Marco Arment
Aug 28, 2012 • 83 min
On this episode Myke is joined by Marco Arment. They discuss his time at Tumblr, Instapaper, his blog – Marco.org – and a little on the Twitter API.
4: Paywalls, with Ben Brooks
Aug 22, 2012 • 48 min
This week Myke is joined by Ben Brooks to discuss his recent paywall at brooksreview.net, thoughts on Twitter’s API changes and App.net.
3: Memberships and Being Classy with Shawn Blanc
Aug 15, 2012 • 70 min
This week Myke is joined by Shawn Blanc (the classiest man on the internet) and they discuss Membership Programmes and Shawn’s tips about writing for the web.
2: Light Pink Looks Likes Gray To Me, With Jason Snell
Aug 8, 2012 • 53 min
This week on Command Space, Stephen and Terry talk to Jason Snell about Jason’s history in tech journalism, the way the industry has changed, Apple v. Samsung and more.
1: I’m Yelling At Me, With Merlin Mann
Aug 1, 2012 • 101 min
On the first episode of CMD+SPACE, we are joined by Merlin Mann. We discuss Merlin’s career online and focus on his work in Podcasting.