057: California dreamin’ 2/2

In this concluding episode about Jalada’s trip to California we talk more about the Pacific Coast Highway, visiting LA, and how the trip turned from a sightseeing trip into something much more personal.

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Jalada & Toni (left) meeting up with our old friend, Prowen.

056: California dreamin’ 1/2

It’s an Octal FM first for this two part special about Jalada’s trip to California.

“Without a six figure salary, rent control, a trust fund, or a willingness to embrace poverty, you’re out of luck if you want to live here.”

How to save San Francisco (includes the commuting time maps)

And here’s Jalada’s rented Camaro on the PCH:

 

037: Caffeinated

In this episode we try to be as un-snobby as possible, whilst talking about how to get into coffee as a hobby.

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Intro/Outro music: JACKS – Runaway Fashion

030: An act of God

In this episode we’re joined by our friend Tom, aka @x5315. Tom co-created Twitterfall with Jalada back in 2009.

To follow up from Episode 25 where Jalada talked about building Twitterfall, Tom is here to tell us the story from his point of view, and what he’s up to now.

The whiteboard of features in Tom’s university dorm room:

Intro/outro music: JACKS – Runaway Fashion

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025: Building Twitterfall

In 2009 Jalada spent 2 hours building a website that would ultimately end up shaping his entire career. In this episode of Octal FM we tell you the story of that website.

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