Hidden Node

Hidden Node

To create this podcast, your hosts Nick Turner and Joel Crane have tapped their “telephone” conversation with the idea that maybe, just maybe, someone else on planet Earth will find the discussion entertaining. But let’s face it: this conversation w


Farewell, Android
May 18 • 75 min
It’s official, Joel has switched to iOS. There’s a lot to talk about, including AirPods, Apple Watch, and of course, Joel’s new iPhone SE. Joel and Nick struggle to remember the name of a flagship Google device, once again proving that they aren’t…
11: Out for Delivery
May 3 • 71 min
Nick’s 3D printer is almost out for delivery! In preparation for this podcast-defining event, Nick and Joel iron out final 3D-printing details, including notes on 3D modeling, printing threaded holes, and various materials used in printing. To ensure…
10: Conference Calls and Mushcaves
Apr 2 • 96 min
Hey everyone, Nick and I spend a few minutes at the beginning of this episode decompressing about what is going on with COVID-19 before moving on to the usual stuff. If you want to decompress with us, awesome. If you want to skip that, no worries, just…
9: Soldering Tools That Go BANG in the Night
Mar 18 • 56 min
Nick decides to leave the American Express club, and discusses exploding soldering tools. Joel talks about his favorite soldering gear, and Nick ruins the theme of the podcast with a “tech success” story. Joel brings it back by recounting his horrible…
8: Not Sponsored by These Companies!
Mar 4 • 63 min
In this episode, Nick is visiting Joel in Idaho for culture exchange. They discuss the Wireless LAN Professionals Conference (which they’ve just returned from), how to deal with foreign currency while traveling, inner-tubing, Nick’s impressions of the…
7: @UKDanJones is Subjected to Joel’s iPhone Origin Story
Feb 15 • 69 min
It turns out that “conference calling” is a thing, so in this episode, Nick and Joel have a conversation with long-time Apple expert Dan Jones. Dan talks about special Wi-Fi troubleshooting profiles for iOS and content caching servers, Nick asks…
6: Podcasting is Hard
Feb 4 • 66 min
Tech Gremlins, grounding hummmm, Pi PoE Hat drama, the Packet Potato, being Sherlocked!
5: Next Time, We’ll Record New Content
Jan 30 • 75 min
Philips Hue Galore!, Adafruit NeoPixels, Innr LED strips, Lights or PSUs that hummmmmm, hook and loop, Nick’s laptop saga!
4: We Definitely Need to Buy This for the Podcast
Jan 22 • 79 min
Joel and Nick are deeply dissatisfied with the state of power bricks, Power over Ethernet, and window management in macOS.
3: Pick Your Preferred Prattle Platform
Dec 27, 2019 • 57 min
Joel and Nick talk about what they REALLY want in noise cancelling headphones. Joel gives his first impressions on the Prusa MINI 3D printer. Then, messaging clients, and the privilege (and curse) of having too many services to choose from. In the green…
2: Apparently, not Technology Companies based in Finland
Dec 5, 2019 • 49 min
OpenBanking, Fintech, Monzo Bank… What does the future of banking look like?
1: Joel Yells Angrily at SketchUp
Nov 23, 2019 • 45 min
Joel rambles about 3D printing. Since Nick is pretty new to the world of 3D printing, he has questions about how to get started. Nick thinks that Joel has expertise, so he asks questions about how to get started. Nick asks Joel what he’d do differently in…