274: TZ Discussion – All Things HFT

Justin and Jason discuss Justin's rebound project and the myriad questions Justin has about HFT (high-frequency trading), learning to code with CodeAvengers and CodeCombat, the latest on Operation Superhero and MV Code Club, scaling with Node.js at Uber, posting error messages to Slack and HipChat, scaling and managing servers at Digedu,...
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273: TZ Discussion – Limitless

Justin and Jason discuss why Disco hasn't worked out and what Justin has learned from the experience, balancing product development with sales and marketing, how to select and validate a business idea, the basics of algorithmic trading, how Jason increased his vertical jump by 8 inches, high and low adaptors,...
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272: TZ Interview – Mike Walmsley / Code Avengers

Jason talks with Mike Walmsley, the founder and primary developer of the programming education site Code Avengers....
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271: TZ Discussion – The Superintelligent Future

Justin and Jason discuss the summit and the prospect of hosting another one, whether growing the show would be possible or even make a difference, whether World War III could stop a rising population, how HP's Thermal Inkjet printing is going 3D and how Google is developing cancer and a heart attack...
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270: TZ Discussion – Pricing for the Apocalypse

Justin and Jason discuss the TZ summit, the prospect of establishing a colony on Mars and what that process might look like, the prospect of an Ebola pandemic, betting on black swans and counterparty risk, why the TV show Lost was unable to close so many of it's story lines,...
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269: TZ Discussion – Ass To Grass

Justin and Jason discuss the upcoming summit, the latest on Disco, Justin's life with a newborn,  the summit's super sponsors, MV Code Club's new location and possible sources of growth capital, how the brain can classify words during sleep and how people think more creatively when they walk, the book A Whack...
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268: TZ Interview – Dr. Doug McGuff / Body by Science

Justin and Jason speak with Dr. Doug McGuff about his book, Body by Science: A Research Based Program for Strength Training, Body building, and Complete Fitness in 12 Minutes a Week. A special shoutout goes to Andy Chamberlain who emailed Justin with a heads up about Doug and the Body by Science protocol....
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267: TZ Interview – Gabriel Weinberg / Traction Book

Justin and Jason talk with Gabriel Weinberg, founder of DuckDuckGo, about his new book Traction: A Startup Guide to Getting Customers. Gabriel also appears in the following TechZing shows: 68 TZ Interview – Gabriel Weinberg & DuckDuckGo 91: TZ Panel – Phil Aman & Gabriel Weinberg 99: TZ Panel – Gabriel Weinberg & Peter Cooper 179: TZ...
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266: TZ Discussion – Sleepless in Pasadena

Justin and Jason discuss Justin's new baby and all of the related complications, an update on Jason's weight-loss and fitness program and why he's so skeptical of Justin's 15-minutes-per-week workout, the new pullout math class for the 5th-grade math team, an update on Jason's effort to learn electronics and how he...
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265: TZ Discussion – Going Beta with Disco

Justin and Jason discuss the movie Guardians of the Galaxy and the show Halt and Catch Fire, why they both like the post-apocalyptic genre, the final dates for the TechZing Summit, a progress report on Operation Superhero, Justin's "audacious goal" of starting a funk band, why Jason thinks Derek Sivers is wrong about keeping your goals to...
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