Parallel Passion

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

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

  • 13: Aaron Cruz

    August 30th, 2018  |  55 mins 6 secs
    chatbots, cooking, freelancing, organizing, programming languages, public speaking

    Aaron used to cook food for a living but now is a code monkey who also organizes meetups, conferences, and hackathons. He sometimes speaks at conferences and has picked up skateboarding in some kind of midlife crisis.

  • 12: Jure Čuhalev

    August 16th, 2018  |  59 mins 1 sec
    breadmaking, coffee, cooking, entrepreneurship, freelancing, organizing, vegan, yoga

    Jure Čuhalev is an entrepreneur, freelance web developer, certified Yoga teacher and enthusiastic about vegan food.

  • 11: Katherine Wu

    August 2nd, 2018  |  1 hr 9 mins
    ask vs. guess, canning, culture, education, jam, parenting, public speaking

    Katherine aka KWu is a Ruby developer at Heroku who likes efficiency, making things from scratch, and holding strong opinions.

  • 10: Don Goodman-Wilson

    July 19th, 2018  |  1 hr 3 mins
    electrical engineering, magic, model trains, philosophy

    Don is a philosopher-engineer who advocates for platforms and developers at GitHub.

  • 9: Rayta van Rijswijk

    July 5th, 2018  |  1 hr 58 secs
    kickboxing, organizing, yoga

    Rayta is a gym rat, a developer, a serial event organizer, with more energy than a power plant.

  • 8: Primož Cigler

    June 21st, 2018  |  56 mins 13 secs
    artificial intelligence, astrophotography, health, surfing, wordpress

    Since he built his first website in primary school, Primož had a strong passion for web development. When not visiting conferences, giving talks or organizing local development related events, he focuses on fast and highly optimized online solutions. He's a windsurfer, snowboarder and beer lover in his leisure time.

  • 7: Ajda Pretnar

    May 24th, 2018  |  1 hr 43 secs
    curling, cycling, data mining, improv, orange, running

    Ajda Pretnar is a computational anthropologist, a tester, doc writer and an occasional developer of Orange data mining software. She teaches data mining online (YT) and offline. When she is not working, you can find her biking up a hill, running around a forest or sweeping in front of a curling stone.

  • 6: Jonan Scheffler

    May 10th, 2018  |  1 hr 38 secs
    home automation, live streaming, machine learning, magic the gathering, podcasting, robots

    Jonan is a developer advocate at Heroku and an aspiring astronaut. He believes in you and your potential and wants to help you build beautiful things.

  • 5: Tomaž Zaman

    April 26th, 2018  |  56 mins 35 secs
    flying, freelancing, paragliding, pricing, running, skydiving, wordpress

    Tomaž is the founder Codeable, where he’s responsible for product development and promotion. You might find him at a WordPress conference or UX workshop, where he’s trying to learn about users’ habits as much as possible. In his free time, he spends time with his wife and four children, jumps out of perfectly working airplanes and enjoys a good movie.

  • 4: John Chidgey

    April 12th, 2018  |  1 hr 17 mins
    batteries, coffee, control systems, engineering, espresso, podcasting

    John Chidgey is an Electrical Engineer specialising in control systems software, interface design and root cause analysis.

  • 3: Jure Žove

    March 29th, 2018  |  1 hr 1 min
    basecamp, bmw, cars, coffee, porsche, racing, rework, stelvio

    Jure Žove is a software engineer with a passion for coffee, cars and racing. He currently works at ConvertKit and spends his time and money on various petrol-infused adventures including trips through the Italian Dolomites or racing around Europe in his race car. Usually, he brings his camera along and records the shenanigans which he sometimes turns into vlogs on his YouTube channel.

  • 2: Swizec Teller

    March 15th, 2018  |  1 hr 41 secs
    blog, books, boosted boards, digital nomad, longboarding, marathon, running, writing

    Swizec Teller is a geek with a hat (and parrot). Author of Why Programmers Work at Night and React+D3v4 and hopefully more coming soon, he does many things outside coding. Like boxing, running, and standing on an electric longboard like something out of XKCD.