Podcast

The Feel the Func Podcast Archives

When we stated FuncWorks, we started the Feel the Func podcast to document our journey.  After 37 episodes we closed down this podcast in favor of our current podcast, GameMarx.  Below are all 37 episodes – you can play them on the site here or use this RSS feed to sync them with your music player.

EP 1: Welcome To The Func5/24/2009

In this episode we begin planning on the first FuncWorks project.


 

EP 2: Functastic5/24/2009

In this episode we continue creating personas and discuss user behavior.

 

EP 3: Building The Funcdation6/1/2009

In this episode we discuss which technology to build the site on.

 

EP 4: Funcnomics6/1/2009

In this episode we discuss the mechanics of a tipping point and usability of a website.

 

EP 5: Behind the Func6/8/2009

In this episode we talk about the podcast itself, and some tips for simple website design.

 

EP 6: Funcometry6/8/2009

In this episode we talk about Google Wave, P = NP, managing inventory web 2.0, and database schema.

 

EP 7: Funcnation – America’s Podcast6/14/2009

In this episode we discuss changes made during the coding of the Dragon Tee website.

 

EP 8: The Func Review6/22/2009

In this episode we discuss the launch designs of the DragonTee website.

 

EP 9: CodeStock – Starting a Software Company Panel6/29/2009

This episode was recorded at CodeStock 2009 during the Starting a Software Company Panel.

 

EP 10: CodeStock Review7/5/2009

In this episode special guest Perry Nelson shares his thoughts on CodeStock as Mike’s “secret shopper”

 

EP 11: CodeStock – Running a Community Event Panel7/5/2009

This episode was recorded at CodeStock 2009 during the Running a Community Event Panel.

 

EP 12: MechaFunc7/13/2009

In this episode we talk about the launch of DragonTee and the next project for FuncWorks.

 

EP 13: Farmer In The Func7/20/2009

In this episode we talk with Ben Farmer and Mike Cooper about game programming and XNA.

 

EP 14: Indie Func7/26/2009

In this episode we discuss setting up the LLC, XNA news, and the Rock Band Network.

 

EP 15: Under the Func8/3/2009

In this episode we discuss 3D modeling and using those model in XNA.

 

EP 16: Herbal Func Remedy8/10/2009

In this episode we talk about our experiences with XNA and 3D, and the upcoming DevLink conference.

 

EP 17: Azure Func Computing8/16/2009

Special guests Jennifer Marsman and Brian H. Prince talk about Azure, Give Camps, and Women in Technology.

 

EP 18: Func Reloaded8/23/2009

In this episode we introduce a new format, including Dylan on SharePoint, Mike’s Target of the Week, and Cicelie’s Audio Scribbles.

 

EP 19: I MAED A PODCAST W1TH Z0MB1E D3VS 1N1T!!18/30/2009

In this episode we talk with James Silva of Ska Studios about XNA, Xbox Indie Games, and his latest game I MAED A GAM3 W1TH Z0MB1ES!!!1

 

EP 20: Func in Three Parts9/8/2009

In this episode we continue breaking in the new show format.

 

EP 21: Legal Func9/13/2009

In this episode we discuss the good and bad of Twitter, region blocks, and layers.

 

EP 22: FuncBlocks Review9/20/2009

In this episode we discuss the status and remaining items for IncaBlocks.

 

EP 23: The Kewlniss Func9/27/2009

In this episode Mike sits down and talks with XNA MVP and author Chad Carter.

 

EP 24: Happy FuncDay Dylan!10/4/2009

We take a week off to celebrate Dylan’s Birthday.

 

EP 25: FuncBall Review10/11/2009

In this episode we discuss the Xbox Live Indie Game review process, the new Zune HD, ESPN, Playboy, and Fantasy Football.

 

EP 26: Climbing a Wall of Func10/18/2009

In this episode we over analyze the release of IncaBlocks.

 

EP 27: Failure to Func10/25/2009

In this episode we discuss Ustream, lack of IncaBlocks sales, releasing a FuncWorks XNA library, and the state of PC audio cards.

 

EP 28: The Func’s Destitute11/1/2009

In this episode special guest Nathan Blevins joins us as we remember IncaBlocks.

 

EP 29: A Little Func in your GAC11/8/2009

In this episode we talk about upcoming projects including the CodeStock and KnoXNA, and also question the GAC.

 

EP 30: Freezing Func11/16/2009

In this episode we talk about the XNA book, and the state of cell phones and app stores.

 

EP 31: Two Turntables, No Microphone11/22/2009

In this episode Mike spends way too much time talking about DJ equipment lust.

 

EP 32: Cancer Survivors11/30/2009

In the special episode, Dylan and Mike take a break from the normal podcast to talk about their battles with cancer.

 

EP 33: The Season Of Func12/6/2009

In this episode we Mike is in a giving mood and gives the intro to Dylan and rant to Cicelie.

 

EP 34: Funcopoly12/14/2009

In this episode we discuss Monopoly strategy and Microsoft’s Dream Build Play contest.

 

EP 35: Merry Funcmas12/28/2009

In this episode we recap 2009.

 

EP 36: The Func Future1/3/2010

In this episode Mike and Dylan recap the holidays, talk of the future, and Mike shares tips for making a holiday meal.

 

EP 37: So Long, and Thanks for all the Func!2/14/2010

In this episode Mike, Dylan, and Cicelie say goodbye as the show ends in favor of a new project at FuncWorks.