About Justin

Justin Williams

Justin Williams (@justin) is an independent Mac and iOS developer at Second Gear. He is very opinionated and often mistaken for teen pop stars.

About Mikel

Mikel Berger

Mikel Berger (@mikelberger) is a partner at DelMar, a software development shop in West Lafayette, Indiana. He also has opinions and is often mistaken for a boring white guy from the midwest.

Episodes

IRQ Conflict [51] - Just Say No To Open Toes

Published on 6/20/2013

Justin and Mikel talk iOS 7, Mavericks, smaller Windows 8 tablets, the new game consoles and tips for surviving in San Francisco.

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IRQ Conflict [50] - Microsoft's Unpivot

Published on 5/31/2013

Justin & Mikel discuss Yahoo+Tumblr, WWDC predictions, the Xbox One, Windows 8.1 and Justin's new Pit Pass.

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IRQ Conflict [49] - I Just Blue Myself

Published on 5/15/2013

Justin and Mikel eulogize the Facebook Phone, why Passbook hasn't taken off, whether Justin will ever get to respond to his customers on the App Store and Azure Mobile Services.

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IRQ Conflict [48] — Windows Phone Idol

Published on 1/16/2013

CNet's CES snafu, iPhone sales are down, former Microsoft guys loves iPhones and Windows Phone Idol!

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IRQ Conflict [47] — We Found Justin!

Published on 12/30/2012

Justin returns to reflect on 2012 and look forward to what's coming in the next year. You know, just like every other podcast you have in iTunes (or Zune!).

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IRQ Conflict [46] — NSEror

Published on 11/12/2012

Justin was too busy tending to the farm in Indiana, so Mikel is joined by friend of the show Nathan Eror to discuss Twitter, Microsoft's Surface, Forstall's crazy eyes, Metro and Startup Weekend.

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IRQ Conflict [45] — Finely Charred

Published on 10/25/2012

Justin is still lost somewhere in the middle of the midwest. In his place, BitBQ's Patrick Burleson joins Mikel to talk all about the Apple event this week, the official Windows 8 launch and what Google has up their sleeves at their own press event next week.

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IRQ Conflict [44] — Where In The World Is Justin?

Published on 10/11/2012

Justin is on some weird cross-country journey so Mikel is joined by another Indiana Mac guy, Mr. Charles Perry to discuss iPhones, developing for a variety of device sizes, App.net and fantasy football for nerds.

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IRQ Conflict [43] — I Walk Through Life With A Hashtag

Published on 9/3/2012

Mikel picks his Windows 8 tablet, Justin fawns over Mountain Lion, everyone hates Twitter, Mikel doesn't understand App.net and we bore you all with sportsball talk!

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IRQ Conflict [42] — Someone Hire Justin

Published on 8/19/2012

On a very special episode of IRQ Conflict, Justin and Mikel discuss the big change in Justin's life.

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IRQ Conflict [41] — Who Wants A Q?

Published on 7/11/2012

Nexus 7, Nexus Q, Windows Phone 8, Chrome for iOS and yet another HTML vs Native debate.

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IRQ Conflcit [40] — Moses Burger

Published on 6/20/2012

Microsoft Surface, WWDC, Retina MacBooks, Yammer's payday and transit data in iOS 6

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IRQ Conflict [39] — 7% Of An Ice Cream Sandwich

Published on 6/4/2012

WWDC Predictions, 7% of an Ice Cream Sandwich, Do Not Track, Sandboxing, Standing Desks

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IRQ Conflict [38] — Two Podcasters and a Baby

Published on 4/17/2012

Instagram gets paid, Apple gets infected, Nokia gets slammed, Mikel gets ideas for new software.

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IRQ Conflict [37] — Lumina

Published on 3/30/2012

The iPad is hot, AIM is not. MSN hates torrents. The Lumia 900 is coming. Oh, and a bit about Mad Men.

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IRQ Conflict [36] - Homers

Published on 3/12/2012

Windows 8, the all new iPad, iPad vs Windows 8, Android tablet apps and March Madness.

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IRQ Conflict [35] - Red Sweaters

Published on 2/28/2012

Justin & Mikel discuss Mountain Lion, the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, Office for iPad, Path and privacy and Justin's love of Pinterest.

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IRQ Conflict [34] — Resolutions

Published on 12/21/2011

Justin & Mikel share their resolutions for your favorite tech companies as well as their picks of the year!

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IRQ Conflict [33] - Save Us Nokia

Published on 11/9/2011

Nokia's new phones, sandboxing, Nook Tablet and a new segment!

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IRQ Conflict [32] - Richard Karn Strikes Back

Published on 10/21/2011

The iPhone 4S is an abysmal failure, Dropbox turns down a ton of money, Mikel is an iPad developer, RIP Qwikster, who should play Steve Jobs?

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IRQ Conflict [31] - Paging Mr. Ballmer

Published on 9/29/2011

Facebook's Timeline, predicting the iPhone 5, Mikel's Mango review and the Kindle Fire

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IRQ Conflict [30] - You're So Metro

Published on 9/21/2011

Windows 8, 360iDev and Qwikster

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IRQ Conflict [29] - Steve Jobs Is Your Old Bicycle

Published on 8/25/2011

Did you hear about Steve Jobs?

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IRQ Conflict [28] - Feeding Your Families

Published on 8/22/2011

WebOS, HP, Google and Dave Wiskus!

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IRQ Conflict [27] - Lions, Lions, and Lions Oh My!

Published on 8/2/2011

All about Lion, except for the bit about Mango.

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IRQ Conflict [26] - Angry Nerds

Published on 6/30/2011

iOS 5, iCloud, Windows 8's developer tools, App Store numbers and Google+

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IRQ Conflict [25] - Mango Wants You

Published on 5/27/2011

Lodsys, Mangos, WWDC predictions and 1 year of IRQ Conflict

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IRQ Conflict [24] - Angry Birds Money

Published on 5/13/2011

Microsoft buys Skype and a ton of Google IO related announcements.

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IRQ Conflict [23] - You Get An SDK!

Published on 4/23/2011

Apple's location tracking, NoDo arrives, Mango's Vegas Unveiling, Playbook and unplugging.

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IRQ Conflict [22] - WWDC

Published on 3/31/2011

If this were the CW, we should refer to this as a very special IRQ Conflict.

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IRQ Conflict [20] - NoDo Still A NoGo

Published on 3/13/2011

iPad 2, Where's NoDo?, Windows 8 Tablet PC Edition, Xcode 4 and sports on Apple TV.

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IRQ Conflict [19] - Tabletmania

Published on 2/16/2011

Nokia <3 Microsoft, Windows Phone updates, HP TouchPad, iPad 3 and the Xoom!

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IRQ Conflict [18] - Schmidt Heads

Published on 1/23/2011

Google's new CEO, Apple's big quarter, Microsoft Office for iOS, webOS tablets, and Developers Against Poverty

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IRQ Conflict [17] - Transitions

Published on 1/16/2011

Tablets galore at CES, Windows on ARM, Mac App Store, Transitioning Customers and the Verizon iPhone

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IRQ Conflict [16] - Resolutions

Published on 12/22/2010

New Years Resolutions for Microsoft, Apple, Mark Zuckerberg, Android and indie devs.

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IRQ Conflict [15] - You Get What You Paid For

Published on 12/7/2010

Mac App Store looms, Gingerbread, RIM sues developers, Microsoft doesn't pay developers and nerd gifts.

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IRQ Conflict [14] - Trollin', Trollin', Trollin'

Published on 11/16/2010

WP7 Sales, Facebook Messages, AirPrint, Freemium Apps and 360iDev

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IRQ Conflict [13] - Eclipse Using Neckbeards

Published on 10/22/2010

The Mac App Store, transitioning to the store, RIP Java, Happy Birthday Windows 7, Windows Phone 7 Launch event recap

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IRQ Conflict [12] - Windows Phone 7 House Party

Published on 10/11/2010

All Windows Phone 7, all the time.

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IRQ Conflict [11] - The Billion Dollar Train

Published on 10/7/2010

Facebook Export, Gruber Likes Windows Phone 7, Google TV, Competition vs Colleague, and The Social Network

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IRQ Conflict [10] - Shotgun!

Published on 9/29/2010

Blackberry Playbook, Windows Phone Launch Events, Windows Phone 7's potential success, Kindle 3 vs Nook, and Justin's MacBreak adventure.

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IRQ Conflict [9] - The Ministry Of Absurdness

Published on 9/12/2010

Windows Phone 7 funeral, iPhone SDK changes, app reviews, Google Instant Search and stealing your ex-girlfriend's iPhone

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IRQ Conflict [8] WWJB (What Will Justin Buy?)

Published on 9/1/2010

iPods, Apple TV, cutting the cord, WebOS 2.0 and boilering up for a losing season.

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IRQ Conflict [7] - Elements of Shipping

Published on 8/14/2010

Justin & Mikel discuss the shipping of Elements for iOS and how shipping apps differs between Windows and the Mac.

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IRQ Conflict [6] - Kmart!?

Published on 8/7/2010

Jailbreaking, Magical Trackpads, Social Graphs, the $150 Android tablet and our greatest on-the-job screw ups.

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IRQ Conflict [5] - What's Silverlight?

Published on 7/19/2010

iPhone antennas, Wordpress insists that themes are bound by the GPL, Droid X has crapware, Windows Phone 7 sucks says one guy, and "The Social Network".

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IRQ Conflict [4] - Gastro Athletics

Published on 7/5/2010

RIP KIN, Hulu Plus, Google Me, the Windows AppStore, and shoving hot dogs in your face.

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IRQ Conflict [3] - Antisocial Justin Gets An iPhone 4

Published on 6/24/2010

Justin and Mikel discuss the iPhone 4, iOS 4 and why Justin will never use FaceTime again.

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IRQ Conflict [2] - Drug Test Those Kids!

Published on 6/11/2010

iPhone 4, Safari 5, TechEd, TechEd vs WWDC, kids spelling on TV

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IRQ Conflict [1] - Yo, Fro!

Published on 6/2/2010

Facebook's new privacy settings, Twitter "Watsons" their developer community, Froyo, Pac Man and Jack Bauer's finally out of time.

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IRQ Conflict [0] - The Podcast Constructor

Published on 5/29/2010

Apple vs Adobe, Android's segmentation, RIP C4, Windows Phone 7 and Justin Bieber!

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IRQ Conflict

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