The Kick Awesome Show

Episode 42
October 29, 2013

Watch it! Holy beard head Batman! Episode 42 brings the fives in high numbers - Flowtype.js, Oreo cookie dippers, Book for Paper, One Trip Grip, Facebox, Mario lamps and yes - music picks!

Episode 41
May 17, 2013

Watch it! Dancing, electric longboards, punching and pictures printed on wood! All this awaits you in episode 41.

Episode 40
April 03, 2013

Watch it! We're back and we've got tons of high fives, our favorite spam comment, a cool new shirt and we'll explain where we've been for a whole year!

Episode 38
March 28, 2012

Watch it! Episode 38 brings you Resposive.is, Docracy, what inspires us and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 37
March 25, 2012

Watch it! This episode has a nifty icon font, a guide to better portraits, what you can't do with Javascript and our picks from DesignersMusic. And Tai Chi.

Episode 36
March 11, 2012

Watch it! In Episode 36 we look at a sweet CSS3 animator, an even sweeter vintage hydroplane, what you missed at LessConf, dogs in Trees, folicular activity and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 35
February 20, 2012

Watch it! Learn how to get out of junkmail, pick up a cool new kids book for free, and check out the new 47m site! We'll talk about being on ShopTalk Show, spam comments and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 34
February 01, 2012

Watch it! Troy returns to the Kick Awesome Show as we high five Transcribe, The UI Toolkit, and get all dramatic reading spam comments! Music picks are there too. Enjoy friends from the interwebs!

Episode 33
January 09, 2012

Watch it! This week we look at Popclip, a motion tracking device called Swivl, what we learned at LessConf, a spam comment and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Christmas!
December 22, 2011

Watch it! As 2011 draws to a close we continue the tradition of short, lame Christmas shows.Scary sing-a-longs, Italian Christmas Mobsters and or course - Christmas Tic Tac Toe. Merry Christmas Kick Awesome Friends!

Episode 32
December 13, 2011

Watch it! Welcome to Episode 32! Join us as we look at Stripe, Safe Harbor, some crazy Dubstep dancing, Guy on a Buffalo, Taking care of your finances, a spam comment and our picks from DesignersMusic. Whew!

Episode 31
November 07, 2011

Watch it! This week we have CSS3 prefix fixing, the master of flash lighting, and a high ten with font dropping and crazy owls! There are also sticks. Bass sticks.

Episode 30
September 29, 2011

Watch it! This week we're looking at Due for your iPhone, Aperture Triggers, the Mini Donut Factory, Google's Page Speed Service, Chosen by Harvest and our picks from DesignersMusic. Vivo the Muchacho!

Episode 29
August 19, 2011

Watch it! Watch what happens when we try to do a whole episode in one take with no editing! We talk about making web apps in Lion, Mutemath's remixing contest, CSS text shadows, Losttype, and our picks from DesignersMusic. Whew!

Episode 28
August 12, 2011

Watch it! Behold, episode 28 is upon us! We're looking at sweet hand drawn vector icons, the Magic Bullet "Plot Device" promo, thoughts on the Invisible crossroads and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 27
August 05, 2011

Watch it! This week we're bringing you Assets from Pixel & Tonic, Dropp app, and phasers! Yes, the Star Trek kind! Our music picks will rock you like old people on the front porch, and Jon does some interpretive mime.

Episode 26
July 12, 2011

Watch it! Join us as we look at a new book by Derek Sivers, Espresso 2, a question about our Like button, what happens when we turn a spam comment into a song, and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 25
June 30, 2011

Watch it! Wow, 25 episodes! Join us as we look at the great Typekit table, Flashpoint studio strobes, a bizarre spam comment about Troy, Nate's random thought of the week and our picks from DesignersMusic

Episode 24
June 23, 2011

Watch it! Episode 24 brings the crazy with Nate's "Emo twin brother" grilling gear, and brain painting. And don't forget about the music picks!

Episode 23
May 25, 2011

Watch it! Episode 23 is leaner and meaner. And crazier. Join us as we look at the Pickmaster Plectrum Punch, the SLR Camera Simulator, a ninja spam comment and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 22
May 20, 2011

Watch it! Ze Double Deuce is upon us! Watch as we talk about a 007 getaway, mega menus, what gear we use to make the show, a surefire test for your cool indie rock and our picks from DesignersMusic and Dribbble. Oh! And a spam comment.

Episode 21
April 21, 2011

Watch it! We've got high fives going out to Apple, Beatmaker2 from Intua, and a look at a cool new plugin from Dev Demon to manage images in ExpressionEngine. And did, I mention we are going to LessConf? Sing along and let us know where you want to see the Kick Awesome Show this conference season!

Episode 20
March 09, 2011

Watch it! We're already at #20! Join us as we talk about Geckoboard, the Photojojo Ring Flash, whether we need more dancers, a tutorial on raw image editing, our dribbblist of the week and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 19
March 03, 2011

Watch it! Bringin' 19 like a fiend! Join us as we talk about Hipmunk, Intializr, what we've learned over the years, Illustrator Tips and Tricks, our Dribbblist of the week and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 18
February 08, 2011

Watch it! This week we bring you motorcycle light fixtures, Star Wars as told by icons and we mix in a healthy dose Illustrator lovin'. There's also a great tip on creating tag-a-long elements on a web page, Dribbleology, music picks and more!

Episode 17
February 02, 2011

Watch it! We now return you to your regularly scheduled craziness. Join us as we talk Seth Godin, the New Adventures Web Design Conference, why we don't shoot the show on more beaches, CSS3 syntax, a dramatic spam comment reading and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Nottingham
January 27, 2011

Watch it! Nate travels to Nottingham England for the New Adventures in Web Design Conference and chats with Erskine Design and some, uh... locals.

Episode 16
January 11, 2011

Watch it! We are back outside in the cold this week as we talk about Lego letter pressed posters, the information super highway, the departure of our buddy Aaron the intern, New Year's resolutions and music picks!

Christmas!
December 29, 2010

Watch it! This is our short between Christmas and New Year's holiday special, and boy, is it um... special. Celebrate that lazy week between holidays with us as we sing, get beaten with bells, and play Tic Tac Toe on Santa's belly!

Episode 15
December 21, 2010

Watch it! Episode 15 brings the funk! Join us as we talk about mirror TV's, all things 8-bit, what we'll be up to in 2 years, Infinity Blade, fun with company names and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 14
December 14, 2010

Watch it! Episode 14 is chock full of goodness! Join us as we talk about a missionary's flying car, a wooden iPod amplification dock, questions about @font-face, a solution to CSS3 background images and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 13
December 07, 2010

Watch it! Get your rabbits feet and lucky charms because it's time for Episode 13! This week we high five Dropbox and Gear Patrol, talk about hyphens or underscores in our URL's, the power of asking nicely, a brand new geeky segment called if:else and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 12
November 30, 2010

Watch it! Oh my oh my! Episode 12 brings the High Five black hole, photography lightboxes, fun Knoxville facts, first person shooters, what we did last weekend and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 11
November 23, 2010

Watch it! This one goes all the way to 11! Join us as we talk about iPod Nano watches, a free tshirt contest, how we backup, puppet warp in Photoshop and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 10
November 15, 2010

Watch it! For us, this is a milestone. Episode number 10! Join us as we talk about AmpliTube for iPad, Meat on swords, the possibility of stopping MC Hammer, what to use for bookmarking awesome stuff and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 9
November 08, 2010

Watch it! Join us as we talk about the Dribbble state phenomenon, littlest Longnecker's 1st birthday, how far we would travel to shoot the show, why we ditched Vimeo for YouTube and our picks from DesignersMusic. Oh and a special guest.

Episode 8
November 01, 2010

Watch it! It's official! Episode 8 marks the first Kick Awesome Show on it's own site and with sponsors! Join us as we high five our intern & iFontMaker, show you what we'd dress up for for Halloween, use Adobe Ideas for sketching on your iPad and our picks from DesignersMusic.

Episode 7
October 25, 2010

Watch it! Episode 7 is our biggest episode yet. Join us at the EECI Conference in the Netherlands (we're international!) and keep watching for a huge, gigantimus announcement for the future of TKAS.

Episode 6
October 17, 2010

Watch it! A new episode of The Kick Awesome Show? Oh yes! We've got crazy stunt driving, travel hacking, and bad pirate acting. Our new intern tells us about his problems, and we find out where in the world Nate's been.

Episode 5
September 22, 2010

Watch it! Be warned that Mr. Croft had some minor surgery and was on some serious pain meds... Join us as we talk about Holler, Reeder for iPad, our work spaces, why Hydrocodone makes it all better and a special high school edition of our DesignersMusic picks.

Episode 4
August 30, 2010

Watch it! It's Episode 4! Join us as we talk about Borrow Lenses, New Adventures in Web Design Conference, the HTML5 Boilerplate, EECI2010 in Leiden, how to scale Nate's incredibly tall hair and our DesignersMusic picks of the week.

Episode 3
August 23, 2010

Watch it! The third times a charm...literally. After moving shooting locations 3 times we finally finished shooting Episode 3. Join us as we talk about iPad textbooks, Storm Troopers with 'staches, MojoMotor, our favorite grays (with ninja battles!) and our DesignersMusic picks.

Episode 2
August 16, 2010

Watch it! Welcome back to the Kick Awesome Show! This week Nate and I talk about Happy Story Time, our immaculate beards, a cool trick from the freshly designed CSS Tricks, our top picks from DesignersMusic and a bonus rant about crappy servers.

Episode 1
August 09, 2010

Watch it! Welcome to The Kick Awesome Show! That's right, Nate and I have decided we need to hang out more, so why not in front of a camera? We're going to attempt to talk about cool and interesting things every week so go hit that subscribe button now.