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#155: State of the Hardware 2024

A Cortex Special

May 23rd, 2024 · 154 minutes

It's time for Grey and Myke to talk about the devices they've chosen to use in their lives. From the computers they use to the offices where they use them, as well as the devices they choose for entertainment, travel, smart home, and fitness.

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Links and Show Notes

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iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max - Apple
Everyday Case for iPhone 15 Pro V2 | Peak Design Official Site
MagSafe | PopSockets®
Buy Apple Watch Ultra 2 - Apple
Juice Watch on the App Store
HiRise 3 Wireless iPhone – Twelve South
Card Sleeve | Slim Leather Card Holder, Wallet | Bellroy
CAXGEK Men's Wallet for AirTag
Geometrical Pocket Tripod
Venture Ready Sling 2.5L – Bellroy
Mac - Apple
Thunderbolt 4 Dock | TS4 | CalDigit – CalDigit
Neumann stage microphone KMS 105
USBPre 2 - Sound Devices
DT 770 PRO | beyerdynamic
The Best Laptop Stand for Comfort and Convenience – Nexstand
Keychron K7 Ultra-slim Wireless Mechanical Keyboard
Keychron M7 Wireless Mouse
Sonnet – Mode Designs
MX Master 3S Wireless Mouse | Logitech
Magic Trackpad - Apple
Wacom Intuos Pro
Lift Vertical Ergonomic Bluetooth Mouse | Logitech
H6 Audio Recorder | ZOOM
Tiny XLR Cable – Amazon
Mictop 2 Pack Desktop Mic Stand – Amazon
MV7+ - Podcast Microphone - Shure
MagicBridge Apple Keyboard and Mouse Control Surface
Dock for Apple Vision Pro Apple Vision Pro Compatible Stand - Etsy
Solotop for Apple Vision Pro – Etsy
Fully Jarvis Standing Desk
Wooden Monitor Stand & iMac Riser for Desk | Grovemade®
HiRise Pro for iMac & Display from Twelve South
Embody - Office Chairs - Herman Miller
Headrest for Embody Gaming chair
Vantum Gaming Chair | Herman Miller Gaming
Material Dock – Studio Neat
Anker 3-in-1 Cube with MagSafe - Anker
Philips Hue
Caseta by Lutron
Immersive Set with Beam, Sub Mini, and Era 100 | Sonos
Eve Thermo
Nest Learning Thermostat
Eve Door & Window
Eve Energy
Camera Hub G3 - Aqara
Aqara G4 Smart Wireless Video Doorbell
Presence Sensor FP2 - Aqara
Ring Intercom
Temperature and Humidity Sensor - Aqara
Water Leak Sensor - Aqara
Wi-Fi-enabled smart thermostats | ecobee
M460 FID Adjustable Weight Bench | Mirafit
The newly-refined VanMoof S5 & A5 | VanMoof
VanMoof 2.0: a new hope - The Verge
PerfectFit Harness
Cooling for pets | Aqua Coolkeeper®
Bow Wow Labs Bone Holder
iPad - Apple
Steam Deck OLED
Kishi Ultra Mobile | Razer
Kindle Scribe
Venture Ready Pack | Bellroy
Compact Apex Backpack | Troubadour Goods | Rucksack
Tech Kit | Bellroy
mophie 3-in-1 travel charger with MagSafe - Apple
Mous | MagSafe® Compatible 3 In 1 Portable Charger
MINIX 66W Turbo 3-Port GaN Wall Charger – Amazon
Mark Three – Studio Neat
Sidekick Notepad by Cortex Brand
RovyVon Aurora A8 Keychain Flashlight
Roomba Combo® j5 Series Robot Vacuum & Mop
Sinjimoru Magnetic Cable Organiser Clip – Amazon
Electric Pizza Oven | Indoor Pizza Oven | Ooni Volt 12 — Ooni
Ninja Foodi MAX PRO Health Grill & Air Fryer – Ninja
iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit
Vice Golf Bags
Longevity Sleep Tape