The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 38

SHOW NOTES:

  • Ordered up a new MacBook Air (has the same specs as the old one lol)

  • Ordered up some other stuff as well

    • MeUndies (10pk) to upgrade underwear

    • 2 pair of jeans (tis the season)

    • Purple and new foam pillow (the struggle for the perfect sleep)

  • Thinking of taking up yoga and meditation for health and fitness

  • Joined a book club (sorta)

The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 37

show notes:

  • Rant: Windows 10 tracks your activities, including keylogging

  • Will be going back to a Mac

  • Someone not that much older than me from my college just died

  • Questioning my own mortality and lack of progress, goals accomplished, etc.j

  • Why I do this podcast, trying to balance out what I do for recreation versus what I do creatively

  • Joe Rogan’s podcast with Al Madrigal

    • We’re very much alike with our inner monologues

    • Exception is family life and anxiety levels and passion in career

    • He’s 46?!

  • Saw Avengers: Infinity War!!!

The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 36

Show notes:

  • Update: Back to using Audacity!!!

  • Update: New Theme Music

  • Loving Squarespace

    • Updates RSS feeds faster

    • Ease of use

    • Added Google features to site

  • Linux: Take 2 failed!

    • Wouldn’t work after complete installation

    • Silver Lining: Using Pure Windows vs. Bundled OEM version

  • Slashing Goldbergs and Brooklyn Nine-Nine from queue

The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 35

Spoiler Alert!!!

Show notes:

  • Update: Podcast is up and running again!
  • Update 2: PC is back in the mail
  • Ordered a new PC with an SSD, that may be the difference
  • May go the Chromebook route after all lol (not smart enough to work with Linux)
  • No Audacity anytime soon
  • Experiencing Summer weather (Mid to high 70s)
  • Xootr is a no go
  • Saw “A Quite Place
  • Love “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
  • Phosphate crisis (planet money #820)
  • Blackholes have 3D shadows

The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 34

Show Notes:
 

  • Rant 1: Episodes 29-33 were not running right     
  • Rant 2: Felt like a sardine in a can during rush hour (reason I would find a seat)
  • Uploading episode 28 was a fluke. 
  • Rethinking tech strategy:
  • Switching back to SquareSpace (it was on auto-renew this whole time)
  • Switching back to LastPass (more universal and keepass has drawbacks)
  • Switching back to Audacity 
  • Leaving Microsoft ecosystem 
  • Possible future tech (price vs security and long term vs short term spending)
  • Not having home broadband is a huge issue

The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 33

(Originally posted on 04/09/2018)

Show Notes:

  • Never sitting in a subway car again
  • I will most likely get back to recording on Audacity
    • Too many upload workarounds
    • Will still try to make my own theme music with GarageBand
  • Listening to the Bitterest Pill by Dan Klass, Geologic podcast by George Hrab, and Hardcore History by George Carlin, getting some pointers
  • Need to carry notebook to jot down ideas.
  • Starting to feel my age around others (social networks, company events thing, music, etc)
  • Actually it's me (don't like the superficiality of the world: fashion, daytime talk shows,
  • Cutting down on streaming services (only watching Amazon and Crunchyroll now)
  • Had the most amazing combination of vegan dishes!

The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 32

(Originally posted on 04/07/2018)

Show Notes:

  • Keeping AT2005 USB dynamic mic, by audio-technica
  • Got tips for better recording
  • Read an article on creating and maintaining friendships
  • Got the Xootr Cruz!
  • Bought a cheap Windows PC
  • Embracing prospect of getting iPad Pro
  • Going to play around with Linux (Ubuntu)
  • Mom cooked a vegan recipe!

The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 31

(Originally posted on 03/31/2018)

Show Notes:

  • Recording with new AT2005 microphone by audio-technica
  • Recorded same number of shows this month that I have all of last year?!
  • Ordered the Xootr Cruz
  • Back on fence regarding new iPad
    • Faster than my old iPad Air 2 but it has slower Touch ID and doesn't have anti-glare
    • Also slower than iPad Pro with less RAM (2 vs 4)
  • Enjoying the minimalist approach to tech that I've been imposed on myself
  • Got new Warby Parker glasses (they've added transition to their lenses)
  • Reusing my old ACM wallet (back on minimalist approach to life)
  • Erased my iPhone by mistake, which delayed my attempt to play with GarageBand
  • Going to attempt meal prep to further my vegan diet

The Julio From New York Show 2.0: Episode 30

(Originally posted on 03/28/2018)

Show Notes: