Episode 62
Adam Menges 鈥斅燰isual Programming, Social Fintech, Bitcoin and NFTs & Lessons Learned Building Software Products.
Adam Menges is a founder at Lobe and a former Apple employee, currently working on something new.
March 4, 2022
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Episode Notes

Adam Menges is a founder at Lobe and a former Apple employee, currently working on something new.

Adam Menges is a product designer, entrepreneur, and engineer located in San Francisco who specializes in artificial intelligence and visual programming languages. He鈥檚 a former Apple employee and founder at Lobe, a company acquired by Microsoft that aims to make deep learning accessible. You can contact Adam to find out more at聽adammenges.com, and reach out to him at聽adam@adammenges.com聽and聽+17204840285.


Books

Links

Visual programming languages

  • Quartz composer
  • Blender
  • Facebook Origami for user interfaces
  • Spark AR for Instagram filters
  • Grasshopper 3d
  • Autodesk Dynamo
  • vvvv
  • Davinci Resolve Fusion
  • Max/Jitter
  • TouchDesigner
  • Unreal Blueprints
  • Node-RED

People mentioned

Chapters

  • 00:00 路 Introduction
  • 02:45 路 Visual programming
  • 07:40 路 Grasshopper
  • 11:14 路 Extendability
  • 13:19 路 Lobe's visual programming interface
  • 14:31 路 The role of visual programming
  • 17:00 路 HyperCard
  • 18:11 路 Accessibility
  • 20:52 路 Making programming easier
  • 23:45 路 Artificial intelligence for creatives
  • 24:27 路 Polarization and human-machine collaboration
  • 28:12 路 Pair programming with AI
  • 31:39 路 Software for gamers
  • 35:45 路 Healthy social experiences
  • 36:27 路 Hindsight
  • 37:00 路 Startup success and team dynamics
  • 39:11 路 Macro and micro focus
  • 41:38 路 Analysis paralysis
  • 43:18 路 Routines
  • 45:09 路 Ranking the news with AI
  • 48:27 路 Staying in touch with friends
  • 50:40 路 Zoom fatigue
  • 53:35 路 COVID
  • 55:29 路 Bitcoin
  • 57:43 路 Hacking NFTs
  • 01:01:10 路 A crypto use case
  • 01:03:15 路 Social FinTech
  • 01:06:45 路 Advice for young people
  • 01:08:59 路 Happiness
  • 01:10:30 路 Connect with Adam

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