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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43: Buying Islands and Things


Elias and Sean talk about charity—from social pressure and the personal battle between consumerism and altruism to finding the right amount and most effective way to give.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 41.24MB - Duration: 1:00:03 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

42: The Invisible Everything Bucket


Elias and Sean share their thoughts on Apple’s hardware and software announcements at the WWDC keynote.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 46.67MB - Duration: 1:07:58 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

41: Sieving Out the Mosquito Larvae


The Great Pakistan Draft: with Elias visiting his and Sean's boarding school of old for a graduation, they share stories and reminisce about the things they love, miss, and maybe don't miss so much about the country they both grew up in. 🇵🇰

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 98.87MB - Duration: 2:23:59 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

Dessert 02: Mini Metro


In this second dessert episode, Sean teaches Elias to play Mini Metro.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 25.67MB - Duration: 37:23 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

40: The Smart Person Pastime


Elias and Sean talk about Neuralink, being optimistic or pessimistic about future technology, the erosion of skills over time, and how we view our current world and culture in relation to the past.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 47.88MB - Duration: 1:09:44 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

39: Subliminal Incentive Structures


Elias and Sean talk about the reasonable and the unreasonable person, ethical issues in the progress of society, and a lot about Uber.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 39.42MB - Duration: 57:25 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

38: Colosseum VR


Elias tells Sean about his weekend trip to Rome, and they discuss Ancient Rome, its influence, and some of its high and low points.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 34.99MB - Duration: 50:58 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

37: The Solidarity Machine


Elias and Sean set out to talk about the progress of the human race through history, and its good and bad effects. They end up going down tangents within tangents and talking a lot about privilege from the perspective of two white guys in the West.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 44.53MB - Duration: 1:04:51 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

36: The Desert Island Scenario


Elias and Sean look at pictures of animals and then discuss the power of thoughts to affect disposition, covering the whole spectrum from the Favone™ to pet peeves to things that make them rage. In the aftershow, Elias reworks his time tracking workflows.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 48.75MB - Duration: 1:11:00 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

35: Tangentially Mathematical


With Elias at Úll again, he and Sean discuss emoji, the difference between being interested in things and actually doing them, side projects as work, and looking to the future.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 39.1MB - Duration: 56:57 m (96 kbps 32000 Hz)

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