Cortex

CGP Grey and Myke Hurley are both independent content creators. Each episode, they discuss the methods and tools they employ to be productive and creative.

#10: Zero Artistic Skills

August 14th, 2015 · 105 minutes

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.

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Links and Show Notes

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Dungeon Keeper - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cities: Skylines - Paradox Interactive
War For The Overworld
ROCKET LEAGUE - Official Site
Bamboo Pad, wireless | Wacom
Alternote — note-taking app for Mac. Alternative Evernote client for Mac with Markdown support
An 'Adina Mind Map'

A mind map created for a marketing campaign to raise awareness for eating disorders. Warning: content potentially triggering for eating disorder sufferers.

Lukas' script for automatically hosting a podcast in your Dropbox public folder
JustCast - Publish your Podcast with Dropbox in minutes
Podmash
Libsyn - Podcast Hosting Services
Simplecast - Podcast Hosting Made Incredibly Easy.
Grey's (kind of) current Home screen
Myke's Workflow to create an Audible app shortcut
An example of the Apple Music errors Grey was seeing
Overcast
Official Google Blog: G is for Google
Alphabet
Introducing Spot - Boston Dynamics - YouTube
Petman Tests Camo - YouTube
Nest Thermostat Teardown - learn.sparkfun.com
Meet the Nest Thermostat | Nest
Meet Nest Cam | Nest
CGP Grey - YouTube
The Difference between the United Kingdom, Great Britain and England Explained - YouTube
Zero Punctuation Complete Series - YouTube
Apple - Keynote for Mac
Apple - GarageBand for Mac
Apple - iMovie for Mac
Phaseofplay.net

Myke's brother's blog.

Inkscape
OmniGraffle - diagramming and graphic design for Mac, iPhone, and iPad - The Omni Group
Apple - Logic Pro X
Apple - Final Cut Pro X
Wacom Intuos Pen Graphics Tablet: Amazon.co.uk
Not the Confederate Flag - YouTube

This link will open the video at the specific time for the joke Myke enjoys.

Support CGP Grey creating Youtube videos
Humans Need Not Apply - YouTube
Las Vegas isn't Las Vegas - YouTube
Politics in the Animal Kingdom: Single Transferable Vote - YouTube
Hello Internet Animated - YouTube
Cortex Sticker — Relay FM
Amazon.com: Logitech Unifying receiver for mouse and keyboard: Computers & Accessories