Inquisitive is a show for the naturally curious. Each week, Myke Hurley talks to creative people to try and understand what makes them who they are.



Latest Episodes

#9: Making Screencasts, with Don McAllister

October 15th, 2014 · 59 minutes

This week Myke is joined by Don McAllister. They talk about how Don has grown ScreenCastsOnline over the years, the amount of work that goes in to creating the screencasts and some of the ways he has gone about creating a sustainable business.

#8: A Little More Playful, with Shawn Blanc

October 8th, 2014 · 74 minutes

This week Myke is joined by Shawn Blanc. They talk about the newly relaunched, how Shawn manages his many projects and how he keeps his cool when launching things to the world.

#7: We're Better Than That, with Matthew Bischoff

October 1st, 2014 · 42 minutes

This time Myke is joined by Matthew Bischoff. They talk about the work he's been doing at Tumblr and Lickability, some of the enhancements and limitations of iOS 8 and taking a gamble with screen sizes.

#6: Suddenly I Had No Time, with Tom Merritt

September 26th, 2014 · 64 minutes

This week Myke is joined by Tom Merritt. They discuss Tom's first year as an independent podcaster and what it's like to be fully supported by his Patreon subscribers.

#5: Really Weird Summer, with David Barnard

September 17th, 2014 · 72 minutes

This week Myke is joined by David Barnard. They talk about what it's like to be an independent developer dealing with the uncertainty of the app store, building for a new OS and the impact of new hardware releases.

#4: A Spark That Started A Fire, with Jean MacDonald

September 8th, 2014 · 78 minutes

This week Myke is joined by Jean Macdonald. They talk about Jean's history at Smile, before moving on to discuss the incredible work she is doing with App Camp for Girls.

#3: Our Man on the Ground, with Studio Neat

September 3rd, 2014 · 75 minutes

This week Myke is joined by Dan Provost and Tom Gerhardt of Studio Neat. They talk about the process of creating physical products, managing Kickstarter projects and the pitfalls in-between.

#2: Artisinal Podcast, with Jason Snell

August 27th, 2014 · 85 minutes

This week Myke is joined by Jason Snell. They talk about the behind the scenes magic of podcast production, where the medium is moving to and how it compares to the rise of blogging.

#1: Having Principles, with Marco Arment

August 18th, 2014 · 92 minutes

This week Myke is joined by Marco Arment. They talk about the development and testing process of Overcast, Marco's take on opinionated design, his changing place in the podcast industry and his feelings about releasing the app to the world.