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Join Gerhard and Pete as they sit down to talk about topics ranging from culture, technology, product design, startups and life in the digital age, whilst they try to maintain some sort of credibility. Drinks will be drunk, long-distance bromance will be maintained and who knows, you might learn som… read more

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e30/ Futurish podcast is DEAD, long live

September 6th, 2020


Join us for our last Futurish podcast episode (for now) as we have decided to try a new format in order to be even closer to our community. Besides the announcement of our new format, we talk about how the movie …

e29/ Can you be sexually attracted to objects?

July 14th, 2020


Join us for our latest Futurish episode full of no stupid questions, but many stupid answers.

Get the latest Covid lockdown developments and learn …

e28/ How to Make Meetings Less Terrible

June 4th, 2020


With a slight delay due to very important reasons (fighting off an evil alien race and solving some quantum physics problems), we managed to record …

e27/ Guilty Pleasures In Times Like These <3

April 21st, 2020


In our latest episode we are trying out the fireside chat format, in which we simply ask each other casual questions ranging from our current habits …

e26/ How to Deal with Coronavirus Anxiety

March 24th, 2020


Crazy times we're living in, aren’t we? In this episode, Pete and Gerhard come together to exchange their experience of the coronavirus pandemic as two normal citizens in this world. We look into how Australia and …

e25/ Why your ego is your biggest enemy for growth

February 25th, 2020


Join us for this very insightful episode where Pete and Gerhard share the three things they have learned in the previous decade, and the three things …

e24/ Are you living in a parallel reality?

January 23rd, 2020


Join us for our very first episode of the DECADE! We kick-off this year with some juicy and deep topics. Firstly, we look what the new …

e23/ Futurish AWARDS 2019!!!!11

December 17th, 2019


Join us for our last episode in 2019 where we give out the most sought-after and prestigious award there is; the Futurish AWARD! Some might even call it the ‘oscars’ for everything, including the movies. We will give …

e22/ The ONE question that will define your life

November 18th, 2019


In our latest episode we look into the saturation of subscription services, and what business models we think might dominate the future. We then take a look into our Futurish crystal ball and discuss some potential …

e21/ How to RETIRE by the Age of 40

October 22nd, 2019


In this episode we explore the “FIRE” concept, which stands for “Financial Independence and Retiring Early”. Pete and Gerhard discuss various ways how to retire by the age of 40 and things that they have tried, or will …

e20/ Making Ideas Happen (or Getting Sh*t Done)

September 16th, 2019


For our 20th anniversary we decided to talk about how to make ideas happen and get sh*t done. For this we look into examples of companies, and …

e19/ Growth, Growth, &#8230;Growth, or the Insanity of Today&#8217;s Market

August 26th, 2019


In this month’s episode we look into the craziness of the unsustainable and ego-driven growth culture of today’s companies. For this we look into the …

e18/ F**k Passion, Dance With Life

August 5th, 2019


Join us for a very special episode, in which Gerhard talks about his 4-week coding bootcamp experience and what it taught him about life, himself and learning. Afterwards we use Netflix’s latest documentary, “The Great …

e17/ Simplify Things

June 17th, 2019


Join us for this very groovy episode in which we explore a future in which we will live up to 100-years, or more, and what implications this will have on products and services for such a demographic.

Articles discussed …

e16/ The One Ring That Binds Them All

May 27th, 2019


Join us for our 16th (!) episode where we explore the future of operating systems that make switching between devices as seamless as putting on new underwear - or even easier! We also discuss the big 5 companies (can …

e15/ The Meaning of Life

April 29th, 2019


In this very special episode we have the honor to be joined by our good friend Moritz Wenzel, who has been already a guest in episode 6. More than two years have been passed since then and we use this episode to catch …

e14/ Exploring the new Internet and Netflix for Podcasts

March 18th, 2019


In this hot episode Gerhard shares his experience from his trip to Austin, Texas, where he attended the SXSW festival - for which Pete hates him as he has been trying to go there since he learned to walk (which was at …

e13/ The Psychological Costs of Entrepreneurship

February 19th, 2019


In our 13th episode we discuss how an Australian wine company created a blue ocean by offering more accessible wine for everyone. We also look at Facebook and the current privacy implications and peek behind the hidden …

e12/ Celebrating the Past, Present and Future

January 19th, 2019


Join us for our 12th episode, where we celebrate the re-launch of Futurish. We take a deep reflection dive on the last two years and especially 2018: The things we have learned and the things we want to learn more …

e11/ Trump's Jibba Jabba

November 24th, 2016


You thought we have faded away? HA! Wrong! Futurish is back with its monthly portion of bromance and, as a side dish, a brand new episode. Join us for our 11th episode and our discussion about the potential of universal …

e10/ A Package of Futurish Happiness

October 9th, 2016


Join us for our 10th episode, a milestone in the history of Futurish (after reaching 1 billion listeners). To celebrate this milestone, we talk about …

e9/ Disconnect to Reconnect

October 2nd, 2016


In this episode the topics couldn't have been any more widespread. Join us for a discussion about Snap Inc's (Snapchat) newest product, the legal and …

e8/ Love is Bacon and Beer

September 20th, 2016


Life, love and creativity is all about bacon and beer, according to Futurish. Join us for a creative ride as we discuss facts about creativity, Elon Musk's insane mind, Pete's weird affection for Elon and much more! …

e7/ The Futurish-Love Awakens

September 8th, 2016


The Futurish-Love has awoken! Join us as we talk about Apple's latest product announcements and why trusting your gut feeling is always a wise decision. All that and much more spiced up with some Futurish passion and …

e6/ Summer Cottage Love

August 29th, 2016


Futurish is back from a wonderful summer break with a brand new episode featuring a very special guest! In this episode, we talk about our romantic …

e5/ All you need is Futurish love

June 27th, 2016


Join us for our last episode as we take a little well deserved break away for the summer. In episode five we discuss the outcome of the recent UK EU referendum and the possibilities of an even more restricted world of …

e4/ How to work less and Aha! more

June 20th, 2016


Episode 4 is all about those special Aha! moments and why we should all start trusting in them. Join us as we strive towards becoming digital hippies …

e3/ Mario the Robotic Super Pimp

June 13th, 2016


In this week's episode we talk about a future in which you might lose your job to a less attractive robot, why Super Mario might just be the outcome …

e2/ Zen Life in a Fishbowl

June 6th, 2016


Join us on a philosophical ride as we discuss how zen meditation can benefit your life, how life is just a simulation and how we promote the …

e1/ Welcome to Futurish!

May 29th, 2016


Welcome to our first episode! This week we talk about how Google is going to war with Facebook Messenger, how it's like being an analog lover in a digital age, how our privacy is affected by companies like Uber and if …

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