Systematic Retired


A weekly discussion about creativity, productivity, work, and everything Mac and iOS.

Hosted by Brett Terpstra.

#122: Thank you for the fish

November 24, 2014 at 8:00AM •

#121: Fighting Cancer with Anthony Waller

November 5, 2014 at 12:30PM • 1 hour 3 minutes

Anthony Waller works in oncology and talks about product management, the state of medical software, and his own personal battle with Leukemia.

#120: Trekking with Scott McNulty

October 30, 2014 at 9:00AM • 1 hour 1 minute

Scott McNulty is a writer, podcaster, and director of communications for the IT department one of the top business schools in the world. He chats with Brett about documentation challenges, book writing, science fiction's commentary on society, and podcasting about Star Trek.

#119: Pioneering in Media with Jason Snell

October 27, 2014 at 11:00AM • 60 minutes

Jason Snell, prolific writer and podcaster, joins Brett to talk about long-term employment in the tech world, exploring job independence, 5K iMacs, and much more.

#118: Roderick dot dot dot

October 14, 2014 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 21 minutes

John Roderick guests to finish the tale of his musical career, complete with appearances by attractive people from in-flight magazines.

#117: Reluctant Selfies with Virginia Roberts

October 7, 2014 at 3:00PM • 59 minutes

Virginia Roberts, online dating coach, stops by to talk about a world full of selfies, parenting decisions, and more.

#116: Sketchnote Master Mike Rohde

October 2, 2014 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Mike Rohde makes a return appearance to talk about writing, productivity, and his latest book, the Sketchnote Workbook.

#115: Tech Addiction with Dr. Pam Peeke

September 23, 2014 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 6 minutes

Dr. Pam Peeke returns to systematic to discuss another type of addiction: technology addiction. How it's recognized, how it's treated, and who's at risk are all discussed, and there are some side trips involving German Shepherds.

I forgot to ask what happens when she yells her dog's name at the park. I guess it depends on what kind of parks you go to. You'll get that after you listen. Maybe.

#114: David Wain and The State of Things

September 16, 2014 at 11:00PM • 1 hour 11 minutes

David Wain, writer, director and actor, makes a return appearance on Systematic to talk about the history of his work from The State to the present. Stella, Wet Hot American Summer, They Came Together, and more.

#113: Roderick Part III

September 9, 2014 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 9 minutes

John Roderick returns for part 3 of his saga. Tune in to hear the tale of how the Long Winters musician got to where he is (almost) today.