Elias and Sean grew up together overseas before studying engineering in Germany and the US respectively. Breadcrumbs is their weekly chat about things past, present, and future.

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13: How Not to Throw Toys at Other People


Sean and EJ discuss education – some of their experiences, the merits of different methods, and whether people should have to learn things they'll never need again.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 71.17MB - Duration: 2:04:22 m (80 kbps 44100 Hz)

12: A Bit of Oxygen Might Not Hurt


Sean and EJ talk about space – from their interest in past years to current and future events, particularly Elon Musk's plan to get a million people to Mars. Finally they discuss the merits and cost of space exploration.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 56.65MB - Duration: 1:39:01 m (80 kbps 44100 Hz)

11: Negative Deceleration


EJ shares travel stories. Sean mostly wishes he traveled more.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 57.57MB - Duration: 1:40:37 m (80 kbps 44100 Hz)

10: Cases That Split in the Middle


EJ starts a new project, Sean gets his iPhone, and then they talk about bags and other gear they use for traveling.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 59.4MB - Duration: 1:43:48 m (80 kbps 44100 Hz)

09: Is YouTubed a Word?


After half a show of follow up about the Apple event and other things, Sean and EJ talk about YouTube channels, videos, and TED Talks.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 46.35MB - Duration: 1:07:29 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)

08: That Pasta You Have There Is Actually Rubbish


Sean and EJ discuss understanding and valuing quality. Topics range from things they fuss about—from coffee to audio to airlines—to the more philosophical thoughts and the question of whether appreciating quality is a blessing or a curse.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 43.61MB - Duration: 1:16:12 m (80 kbps 44100 Hz)

07: Fast Forward Into the Self-Driving Future


Sean and EJ talk self-driving cars – from the tech to the ethics – culminating in a years-long wager. In the aftershow, Sean tries a new podcast client.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 86.16MB - Duration: 1:02:44 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)

06: The Ideal Phone Is One Brick


(Almost) live from the scene – by which we mean recorded and released within hours of the Apple event – Sean and EJ discuss Apple's announcement of the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 40.2MB - Duration: 1:27:49 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)

05: I Put It on the Table and It Automatically Gets Done


In this sequel to the productivity episode, Sean and EJ talk about task management, covering Getting Things Done and other systems they have used. Things get heated when the topic of snoozing email comes up.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 29.46MB - Duration: 1:04:21 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)

04: I Am a Clipboard Guy


Sean and EJ talk about productivity - from their physical workspaces to how they use their iPads Pro and Macs.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 16.87MB - Duration: 36:50 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)

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