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July 3, 2015 at 8:00PM • 23 minutes
While Joe and Cody celebrate America's independence this week, they didn't want to leave fans empty-handed. This episode is the After Show we posted for our Patreon supporters for the month of April. If you like this off-topic banter and want more, we'd encourage you to support our Patreon to hear more.
P.S. - Don't you worry. We will back to our regularly scheduled program next week.
June 23, 2015 at 11:00AM • 39 minutes
Dan Benjamin talks with Marco Arment, creator of Instapaper and co-founder of Tumblr about inspiration, development, design, creativity, making the transition to independence, and more.
Original Air Date: October 8, 2010
January 4, 2015 at 8:30PM • 1 hour 17 minutes
Katie and David discuss tools and techniques to help you provide tech support to your friends and family and encourage tech independence.
Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!
October 24, 2014 at 6:30PM • 1 hour 36 minutes
Dan Benjamin is joined by Rich Stevens (a.k.a. rstevens) of Diesel Sweeties, and Haddie Cooke, to discuss Patreon, support, change, boredom, independence, weighing the options of hiring help or staying small, and more.
July 10, 2014 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 13 minutes
Dan is joined by Myke Hurley to talk about his next new adventure and independence.
May 23, 2014 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 25 minutes
Sean Devine talks with Ross Penman, a 15 year old programmer from Scotland, about what it's like to learn to program as a kid, opportunities to improve technical education, and the Scottish independence referendum.
July 6, 2013 at 4:00AM • 1 hour 31 minutes
Dan talks about the risks of coasting, being energized, making your passion your work, regaining independence, and staying in your job with calls from listeners.
April 16, 2012 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 20 minutes
TOPIC: Agency, Independence, and Outing Your Makebelieve "Partners."
Dan and Merlin return to the topic of agency.
Who's allowed to speak and act on your behalf? And, what happens when you discover people who've unilaterally decided by fiat to speak and act on your behalf?
Well. If your work (and your business) matters to you, you tell them to knock it off.
How to reclaim your own stuff, set your own terms, and fire all the non-silent non-partners of the lucrative Free Compliment Industry.
February 15, 2011 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 19 minutes
Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin talk about the black art of paying attention to the right things, how lamps are no substitute, that it's hard whether you’re working from home or a cube, being honest about your expertise before looking for independence, and the need to move past inspiration.
September 22, 2010 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 7 minutes
John Gruber and Dan Benjamin discuss the rumored 7-inch iPad, resolution independence, flash on mobile, a under-the-radar Apple TV feature, and more.