Parallel Passion

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

41 episodes of Parallel Passion since the first episode, which aired on January 23rd, 2018.

  • 28: Ara Howard

    April 25th, 2019  |  1 hr 6 mins
    buddhism, consumerism, cycling, happiness, minimalism, mountain biking, science

    Ara T. Howard (founder and CTO) is an earliest adopter, minimalist architect, and prolific problem solver.

  • 27: Nejc Zupan

    April 11th, 2019  |  1 hr 43 secs
    bootstrapping, finance, journaling, surfing, teaching, windsurfing

    Geek since he was able to walk. Ditched academic spheres for excitements of start-ups and entrepreneurship powered by open-source. Co-founder of, and Avid (wind)surfer.

  • 26: Miriam Tocino

    March 28th, 2019  |  1 hr 6 mins
    architecture, books, building, creating, illustrating, journaling, teaching

    Miriam turned her former professional life as an architect down to become a web developer. In the past she spent her days coding and teaching other people that wanted to follow the same path. These days she is writing and illustrating stories for kids that want to know more about computers, technology and the digital world with Zerus & Ona.

  • 25: Žan Ilić

    March 14th, 2019  |  58 mins 49 secs
    cars, learning, off grid living, philosophy, running, teaching, woodworking

    Pixel maker and minimalist. Žan makes mobile apps that look good and solve problems between humans and apps. He's also recommended by 4 out of 5 people that recommend things.

  • 24: Nathan Barry

    February 28th, 2019  |  58 mins 34 secs
    building, creating, farming, podcasting, productivity, soccer, woodworking, writing

    In previous careers Nathan has been a designer, author, and blogger. After learning the power of email marketing he gave up a successful blogging career to build ConvertKit. Outside of work Nathan spends his time playing soccer, woodworking, and chasing after his two little boys.

  • 23: Sebastian Gräßl

    February 14th, 2019  |  53 mins 38 secs
    music, music production, organizing, partying, privacy, tattoos

    Programmer; data & information nerd; Ruby & JS Developer; can't live without music; tries to make music.

  • 22: Simon Belak

    January 31st, 2019  |  1 hr 1 min
    philosophy, physics, theatre, traveling, vanlife

    Philosopher-hacker. Sometimes theatre director. Surfing in the ever shifting space spanned by computers, philosophy and theatre. The more he pursues these disparate threads, the more they converge and intertwine.

  • 21: Joren De Groof

    January 17th, 2019  |  58 mins 55 secs
    climbing, cycling, organizing, running, traveling

    Joren is doing Ruby for about 10 year now and from the beginning he also got involved in the Ruby community in Belgium. First by organising ArrrrCamp and then taking over the monthly usergroup now known as Ruby Belgium. Since a couple of years he also fell in love with running. It even went that far that he's now preparing for his second marathon. Next to that he does almost all of his commuting on bike which he also uses to travel on as many beautiful places he can. In all of the things he does he tries to follow one simple rule: "Don't complain, suggest what's better".

  • 20: Domen Kožar

    December 20th, 2018  |  54 mins 52 secs
    burnout, digital nomad, foodie, meditation, sleep, surfing, yoga

    Domen is functional programming developer that recently co-founded Hercules CI and Cachix in search of a better continuous integration for developers.

  • 19: Ben Orenstein

    December 6th, 2018  |  54 mins 44 secs
    climbing, journaling, productivity, public speaking, singing

    Ben is the host the Art of Product Podcast, created Refactoring Rails, and co-created Upcase, Trailmix, and Briefs. Currently, he's building Tuple, a tool for remote pair programming.

  • 18: Matic Jurglič

    November 22nd, 2018  |  56 mins
    art, concrete, music, philosophy, sculpturing, stoicism, techno

    Matic is a web engineer, a maker and co-founder at Nightwatch, where he's responsible for development. In his free time he's at physiotherapy due to heavy concrete sculptures that he designs and creates.

  • 17: Casey Liss

    November 8th, 2018  |  1 hr 5 mins
    bmw, cars, podcasting, running, youtube

    Casey is one third of the Accidental Tech Podcast. He's also a host of the Analog(ue) podcast. Besides podcasting he's trying to make it big in the YouTube world and is writing a fantastic blog.