Episode 254 - #SmarterCyborgs

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  • Episode 254
  • March 15, 2016

SPECIAL GUEST: Jesse Lawler (Smart Drug Smarts/Axon Labs). In episode 176, we first talked with the host of the Smart Drug Smarts podcast, Jesse Lawler. In this episode Jesse rejoins us to talk about what's changed with SDS since we last talked with him, his new business venture Axon Labs, AI and a few mutual guests, as well as the ways in which our society is changing, from Virtual Reality to intelligence and enhancements. Recorded on 3/9/2016.


Episode 253 - Fastening The Future

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  • Episode 253
  • March 10, 2016

SPECIAL GUEST: Alexandra Whittington (Fast Future Research). In episode 249, we talked about The Future Of Business (from Fast Future Publishing). This time, we're joined by futurist and professor Alexandra Whittington (from Fast Future Research), to talk about the future of mobile, Internet, and society. How will these massive changes affect our personal lives? Our relationships? Our relationship to our technologies? Tune in and find out... Recorded on 3/6/2016.


Episode 252 - #LostHopeTV

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  • Episode 252
  • March 8, 2016

SPECIAL GUEST: Jeff Saamanen (Lost Hope). New on Kickstarter, a great new sci-fi project. If you like the idea of combining Archer (FX) with Star Wars, Rick and Morty (Adult Swim) with Star Trek, this new sci-fi show will be right up your alley. Plus we also look at the changing face of entertainment, geek culture, copyright, big Hollywood, crowdfunding, and what it's like to be a creator in the new economy. Recorded on 3/3/2016.


Episode 251 - #Bananas4Clippy

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  • Episode 251
  • March 3, 2016

We got bananas, packed with FIBER! And our boy Clippy from the House of Microsoft! And the new kid on the block, Hound, ready to take on the challenge. What challenge? To be a real, true digital assistant. If there is a such a thing, and it's not all a Facebook conspiracy of contagion. Recorded on 3/2/2016.