podcast cover

Human Factors Cast

Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff

1 FAN
Take a deeper look into the human element in our ever changing digital world. Human Factors Cast is a podcast that investigates the sciences of psychology, engineering, biomechanics, industrial design, physiology and anthropometry and how it affects ...Show More
Best
Newest
Bonus: A Preview of the 2019 ErgoX Exoskeleton Symposium: Exoskeletons in the Workplace and Beyond

54:35 | May 7th

Presenter(s): Nicholas Roome, Blake Arnsdorff, Chris Reid, Hongwei Hsaio, Bill Marras Description: 2018 saw the return of ErgoX in a new symposium format dedicated to the user centered design of new disruptive technology…in this case exoskeletons....Show More
E129 - Robot Traffic Stops, Ethical AI, and High-Tech Hospital

55:34 | May 7th

Today is May 6th, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Sabrina Moran. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Google Introduces New Feature to Auto-Delete Your Location and Activity Data https://gizmodo.com/google-introduces-new-featu...Show More
E128 - AI Stores, Speech from the Brain, and Amazon AI Termination

1:03:08 | Apr 30th

Today is April 29nd, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Walmart unveils an AI-powered store of the future, now open to the public https://techcrunch.com/2019/04/25/walmart-unv...Show More
E127 - Data Collection Icons, Life-Saving Watch, Home Robot

53:44 | Apr 22nd

Today is April 22nd, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. A Preview of the 2019 ErgoX Exoskeleton Symposium: Exoskeletons in the Workplace and Beyond https://www.hfes.org/events/webinar-series/pa...Show More
E126 - Police Tracking via Google, Astronaut Twins, and Scrubbing out Cancer

58:28 | Apr 16th

Today is April 16th, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. A Preview of the 2019 ErgoX Exoskeleton Symposium: Exoskeletons in the Workplace and Beyond https://www.hfes.org/events/webinar-series/pa...Show More
E125 - Tesla Stickers, Computers for Field Workers, HIPAA-Compliant Alexa Skill

49:32 | Apr 9th

Today is April 8th, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Three Small Stickers in Intersection Can Cause Tesla Autopilot to Swerve Into Wrong Lane https://spectrum.ieee.org/cars-...Show More
E124 - HCS 2019 Recap, Google Stadia, and The Future of Wearables

1:03:41 | Apr 2nd

Today is April 1st, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Elyse Hallett. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Google Unveils Gaming Platform Stadia, A Competitor To Xbox, PlayStation And PC https://kotaku.com/go...Show More
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Farzan Sasangohar

15:13 | Mar 26th

Join us for our bonus interview with Farzan Sasangohar from #HCS2019 Follow Farzan: sasangohar@tamu.edu Acelab.tamu.edu Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast Follow us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscas...Show More
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Tara Cohen

15:49 | Mar 26th

Join us for our bonus interview with Tara Cohen from #HCS2019 On this bonus episode, we interview Tara about working as an Embedded Researcher within a Hospital Environment. Follow Tara: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tara-cohen-10b34534/ Suppor...Show More
E123 - HCS 2019 Preview, Irregular Heartbeats, and Killer Robots

1:00:56 | Mar 19th

Today is March 18th, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome, Blake Arnsdorff and Elyse Hallett. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Apple and Stanford’s Apple Watch study identified irregular heartbeats in over 2,000 patients https://ww...Show More
E122 - Smart Cities, Drone Traffic Control, and CDC False Alarms

54:24 | Mar 1st

Today is February 28th, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Win a trip to HFES Healthcare Symposium 2019! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca2/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Microsoft wor...Show More
E121 - Darpa Smart Bandages, VR Surgery Tool, and Avoiding Red Lights

53:24 | Feb 19th

Today is February 18th, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Win a trip to HFES Healthcare Symposium 2019! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca2/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Medivis has l...Show More
E120 - Facial Recognition, VR at the Movies, and Gun Control

1:03:54 | Feb 12th

Today is February 11th, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Win a trip to HFES Healthcare Symposium 2019! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca2/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Amazon is try...Show More
E119 - Robot Valet, Laughing Brain Surgery, and CAPTCHAs

56:03 | Feb 5th

Today is February 4nd, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Win a trip to HFES Healthcare Symposium 2019! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca2/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Ford is lettin...Show More
E118 - Automated Jobs, Kids Screen Time and Inclusive Design

47:00 | Jan 29th

Today is January 28th, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Jaguar's "pod projection" tech signals driverless cars' intentions https://newatlas.com/jaguar-land-rover-pod-projec...Show More
E117 - Security Cams, Disaster Response, and Best of CES

59:06 | Jan 22nd

Today is January 1st, 2019 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS This Jeff Bezos-backed security cam is designed to scare criminals https://www.fastcompany.com/90287700/this-jeff-bez...Show More
E116 - 2018 Recap (Part 2)

44:22 | Jan 15th

Today is January 14th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. We review our 2018 predictions, and go over the second half of this year’s Human Factors News stories! Support us on Patreon: www.pat...Show More
E115 - 2018 Recap (Part 1)

56:59 | Dec 17th, 2018

Today is December 18th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. We review our 2018 predictions, and go over the first half of this year’s Human Factors News stories! Support us on Patreon: https...Show More
E114 - Robot Janitors, Google’s Dragonfly, and Video Game Therapy

57:35 | Dec 11th, 2018

Today is December 10th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Enter for a chance to win an annual membership to HFES: http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca1/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Rob...Show More
#HFESA2018 Bonus Episode

1:05:02 | Dec 4th, 2018

Today is December 3rd, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Matteo Vinci. On the show this week, Matteo walks us through his experience at HFES Australia 2018! Support us on Patreon: https:/...Show More
E113 - Brain Interfaces, Drone Standards, and Sleepy Pilots

59:08 | Dec 4th, 2018

Today is December 3rd, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Enter for a chance to win an annual membership to HFES: http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca1/? Please take our HFES Bon...Show More
E112 - Afterlife with Chatbots, VR Roller Skates, and Air Travel Experience

1:05:36 | Nov 27th, 2018

Today is November 26th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Enter for a chance to win an annual membership to HFES: http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca1/? Please take our HFES Bo...Show More
E111 - Gait Recognition, Bias in A.I., VR Railway Safety, MRI VR App

53:53 | Nov 13th, 2018

Human Factors Cast E111 - Gait Recognition, Bias in A.I., VR Railway Safety, MRI VR App Today is November 12th, 2018 and it's an all-new Human Factors Cast hosted by Blake Arnsdorff with Elyse Hallett. Enter our giveaway for a chance to win an an...Show More
E110 - Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles and Politics in the Workplace

58:36 | Nov 6th, 2018

Today is November 5th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Please take our HFES Bonus Episode Survey! It is only 7 questions long and it helps let us know what kind of content you want us to make!...Show More
E109 - TSA Biometrics, Failed Soyuz Launch, LA’s Test Tunnel

59:48 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Today is October 22nd, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Please take our HFES Bonus Episode Survey! It is only 7 questions long and it helps let us know what kind of content you want us to make!...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Episode

49:07 | Oct 16th, 2018

Join us for our bonus episode from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, go over our thoughts on this year's conference. Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast Follow us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Follo...Show More
E108 - Default Passwords, Smart Intersections, and Fonts to Remember

56:21 | Oct 16th, 2018

Today is October 15th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Please take our HFES Bonus Episode Survey! It is only 7 questions long and it helps let us know what kind of content you want us to make!...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With David Rempel And Chris Reid

14:00 | Oct 12th, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with David Rempel and Chris Reid from #HFES2018 and ErgoX On this bonus episode, we interview David and Chris about this year's ErgoX exoskeleton symposium. To find out more information about ErgoX, visit: https:/...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Gaby Hancock And Ellen Bass

21:56 | Oct 4th, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Gaby Hancock and Ellen Bass from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Gaby and Ellen about the Women’s leadership in HFE: past present and future panel. To find out how to get involved with supportin...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Peter And Gaby Hancock

25:29 | Oct 4th, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Peter and Gaby Hancock from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Peter and Gaby about the intricacies of the perception of time. To learn more about The Conversation, visit:https://www.nsf.gov/awards...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Kermit Davis

19:54 | Oct 4th, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Kermit Davis from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Kermit about his involvement with HFES initiatives, what efforts have been accomplished over the past year as his role as President Elect of HFE...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Tony Andre

19:48 | Oct 4th, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Tony Andre from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Tony about his involvement with developing various HFES initiatives, the International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, a...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Amanda Klinger

16:12 | Oct 4th, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Amanda Klinger from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Amanda about the misconceptions surrounding "school violence" and how Educator's School Safety is working to train educators in classroom environm...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Susan Hallbeck

19:41 | Oct 4th, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Susan Hallbeck from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Susan about her involvement with HFES and the structure of the organization. To find out more about Susan or HFES, visit: www.hfes.org www.ma...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Tammy Griffith

18:35 | Oct 4th, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Tammy Griffith from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Tammy about school safety, and how to use virtual environments to help facilitate training for scenarios involving school violence. Support ...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Mica Endsley

14:22 | Oct 3rd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Mica Endsley from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Mica about her research, and her involvement with HFES and the US Government as the Chair of the Government Relations Committee To find out ...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Valerie Rice

23:16 | Oct 3rd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Valerie Rice from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Valerie about her research, her involvement with HFES as outgoing president, and some of the initiatives HFES has taken over the last year to im...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Doug Mitchell

13:22 | Oct 3rd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Doug Mitchell from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Doug about his Next Generation Radio initiative at NPR and how it relates to Human Factors To follow more of Doug’s work, visit: Okc2018.nextge...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Marilyn Mobley And Sylvain Bruni

19:48 | Oct 3rd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Marilyn Mobley and Sylvain Bruni from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Marilyn and Sylvain about diversity in Human Factors, the importance of mentorship, and how to get involved. To follow mo...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Adam Braly

15:58 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Adam Braly from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Adam Braly about his Human Factors Prize winning research "Augmented Reality Improves Procedural Work on an International Space Station Science Instr...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Claire Dickinson

13:08 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Claire Dickinson from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Claire Dickinson about the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors collaboration with Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. To fo...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Nancy Cooke

15:17 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Nancy Cooke from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Nancy Cooke about her research at the Center for Human, Artificial Intelligence, and Robot Teaming and the Past Presidents Forum To follow more o...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Keith Fawcett

17:35 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Keith Fawcett from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Keith Fawcett about the role of Human Factors in the sinking of the El Faro merchant ship. To find out more about Keith, or the El Faro, visit: ...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With David Azari

19:49 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with David Azari from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview David Azari about his Alphonse Chapanis Best Student Paper Award winning research for “Can Surgical Performance for Varying Experience Be Measured Fr...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Nick Adkins

20:22 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Join us for our bonus interview with Nick Adkins from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Nick Adkins about diversity in Human Factors as well as his #pinksocks movement. To follow more of Nick Adkins' work, visit: https://twitter.com/...Show More
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Sudhakar Rajulu

19:34 | Oct 1st, 2018

Join us for our first of many interviews from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Sudhakar Rajulu about his involvement with NASA Johnson Space Center Anthropometry and Biomechanics Facility. To follow more of Sudhakar's work, visit: ...Show More
#HFES2018 and ErgoX Preview Bonus Episode

35:55 | Sep 30th, 2018

Today is September 29th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. On this bonus episode, we go over: Our planned interview coverage On-site career center Social networking events Ergo-X Poster sessi...Show More
E107 - Walmart VR Training, Pressurized Cabin Failures, and Rural Human Factors

53:54 | Sep 25th, 2018

Human Factors Cast E107 - Walmart VR Training, Pressurized Cabin Failures, and Rural Human Factors Today is September 24th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Walmart is putt...Show More
E106 - Brain Interfaces, Space Tourism, and Apple Watch

57:08 | Sep 18th, 2018

Today is September 17th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Are Digital Devices Altering Our Brains? https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/are-digital-devices-altering-o...Show More
E105 - Killing URLs, Bleeding Robots, and Decision-detecting AI

59:41 | Sep 11th, 2018

Today is September 10th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Google Wants to Kill the URL https:/...Show More
E104 - Reproducing Science, deepWay Navigation, and Robotic Implants

1:01:57 | Sep 5th, 2018

Today is September 4th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Scientists Only Able to Reproduce Res...Show More
E103 - S18 Demo, Fusion Telepresence, and Smart Roads

54:25 | Aug 28th, 2018

Today is August 28th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Here are the 63 startups that launched...Show More
E102 - Working After Hours, Body Scanners, and Robot Eye Contact

55:58 | Aug 21st, 2018

Today is August 20th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HFES Auction https://www.hfes.org/ContentCMS/ContentPages/o...Show More
E101 - Robots Begging for their Lives, Turning Right, and Stolen Planes

49:35 | Aug 14th, 2018

Today is August 13th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Woodrow Gustafson. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HFES Auction https://www.hfes.org/ContentCMS/ContentPages...Show More
E100 - DARPAs AI, Machine Learning Ethics, and Healthcare Breakthroughs

56:27 | Aug 7th, 2018

Today is August 6th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. https://www.hfes.org/ContentCMS/ContentPages/oWSPFGFfdPI%3D/?Id=5KI0M6BGT40=#Auction HUMAN FACTORS NEWS DARPA pushes for AI that can...Show More
#AHFE2018 Bonus Episode

47:11 | Jul 26th, 2018

Today is July 25th 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Logan Clark. This is our #AHFE2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) in Orlando! ...Show More
Human Factors Cast E099 - Everyone Agrees on AI Weapons, VR, and Data

50:17 | Jul 24th, 2018

Today is July 23rd, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Jeff Olson. https://www.hfes.org/ContentCMS/ContentPages/oWSPFGFfdPI%3D/?Id=5KI0M6BGT40=#Auction HUMAN FACTORS NEWS DeepMind, Elon Musk and more pledg...Show More
Human Factors Cast E098 - Galactic Planes, Flying Trains, and Facebook Data

1:01:56 | Jul 17th, 2018

Today is July 16th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. https://www.hfes.org/ContentCMS/ContentPages/oWSPFGFfdPI%3D/?Id=5KI0M6BGT40=#Auction HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Virgin Galactic wants to laun...Show More
Human Factors Cast E097 - Rising Technologies and Facial Recognition Passports

1:03:02 | Jul 10th, 2018

Today is July 9th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS ‘Your face will be your passport:’ Qantas passengers start using biometrics https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/05/your-face-w...Show More
Human Factors Cast E096 - Privacy Bills, Dark Patterns, and Correcting Machines

55:28 | Jul 3rd, 2018

Human Factors Cast E096 - Privacy Bills, Dark Patterns, and Correcting Machines Today is July 2nd, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS California Lawmakers Pass Bill Stoppi...Show More
Human Factors Cast E095 - Learning skills in AR, Robot Survey, and Electronic Skin

43:54 | Jun 26th, 2018

Today is June 25th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Mastering Reality with Project North Star http://blog.leapmotion.com/master-reality-project-northstar/?utm_source=Leap...Show More
Human Factors Cast E094 - Virtual Organization, Army's Exoskeleton, and Google's AI Principles

1:04:47 | Jun 19th, 2018

Today is June 18th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HFE WOMAN Nominations http://hfwomensgroup.com/awards HUMAN FACTORS NEWS People recall information better through virtual reality htt...Show More
Human Factors Cast E093 - Robot Butlers, Designing for Evil, and Hololens Accessibility

1:04:44 | Jun 5th, 2018

Today is June 4th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff & Elyse Hallett. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS California will allow autonomous cars to pick up passengers https://www.engadget.com/2018/06/01/califor...Show More
Human Factors Cast E092 - Alexa Hacks, Self-Driving Cars, Robot counselor, Uber crash report

1:11:12 | May 29th, 2018

Today is May 28st, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff & Elyse Hallett. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Your Worst Alexa Nightmares Are Coming True https://gizmodo.com/your-worst-alexa-nightmares-are-comin...Show More
Human Factors Cast E091 - Tactile Expressions, Yanny Laurel, and Accessibility Controllers

59:15 | May 22nd, 2018

Today is May 21st,, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Feel What This Robot Feels Through Tactile Expressions https://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/robotics-hardwar...Show More
Human Factors Cast E090 - Calm Interfaces, FAA Drone Testing, and Google IO 2018

50:27 | May 15th, 2018

Today is May 14th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Brian McDonald. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Everything Google announced at #io18 https://thenextweb.com/google/2018/05/08/everything-google-an...Show More
#UXPABOS2018 Bonus Episode

48:59 | May 15th, 2018

Today is May 14th 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Brian McDonald. This is our #UXPABos2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of User Experience Professionals As...Show More
Human Factors Cast E089 - Surveillance Technology, Brain Disorders, and Screen Use

1:02:00 | May 8th, 2018

Today is May 7th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Oakland Passes Nation's Strongest Surveillance Technology Ordinance Yet https://gizmodo.com/oakland-passes-nations-stron...Show More
Human Factors Cast E088 - Baymax Arms, Touchable Walls, and VR Chat Rooms

1:00:24 | May 1st, 2018

Today is April 30th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Force Jacket: Pneumatically-Actuated Jacket for Embodied Haptic Experiences - Disney Research Design and Fabrication ...Show More
#CHI2018 Bonus Episode 2

1:14:05 | Apr 27th, 2018

Today is April 26th 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Woodrow Gustafson. This is the second #CHI2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of ACM CHI Conference on Hu...Show More
#CHI2018 Bonus Episode 1

1:20:40 | Apr 25th, 2018

Today is April 24th 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Woodrow Gustafson. This is the first #CHI2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of ACM CHI Conference on Hum...Show More
Human Factors Cast E087 - Cyber Accord, Boeing Engine Failure, and Medical Transports

39:36 | Apr 24th, 2018

Today is April 23rd, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Ford launches on-demand medical transportation service Woman Killed, 7 Hurt in Mid-Air Exploding Engine Incident Facebook, Microsoft and...Show More
Human Factors Cast E086 - Legislating AI, Simulated Humans, and Kids' Data

57:27 | Apr 18th, 2018

Today is April 17th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Tesla Was Kicked Off Fatal Crash Probe by NTSB After Millions of Trials, These Simulated Humans Learned to Do Perfect Backflips and Cartw...Show More
Human Factors Cast Infinite E001

52:46 | Apr 12th, 2018

Thank you for becoming a patron! We're excited to present our first episode of Human Factors Cast Infinite! In our debut episode, we talk about a variety of topics, including the argument for digital/physical media, podcast recommendations, and phat...Show More
Human Factors Cast E085 - MIT's Jawbone, Microsoft's Smart Playmat, and Prosthetic Memory

1:06:11 | Apr 10th, 2018

Today is April 9th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Military-Funded Study Successfully Tests 'Prosthetic Memory' Brain Implants Computer system transcribes words users “speak silently” Micr...Show More
Human Factors Cast E084 - Disney's Robots, Data Concerns, and Cybersecurity

1:02:47 | Apr 3rd, 2018

Today is April 2nd, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. New York City is launching public cybersecurity tools to keep residents from getting hacked The Internet of Things and Consumer Product Ha...Show More
#HFESHealth 2018 Bonus EP2

49:19 | Mar 29th, 2018

Today is March 28th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff dand Elyse Hallett. This is the second #HFESHealth 2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES Healthcare S...Show More
#HFESHealth 2018 Bonus EP1

1:04:13 | Mar 28th, 2018

Today is March 27th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. This is the first #HFESHealth 2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES Healthcare Symposium in Boston! ...Show More
Human Factors Cast E083 - Broken Psychology, and Day 1 of #HFESHealth

59:17 | Mar 27th, 2018

Today is March 26th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Pressing a button is more challenging than appears Psychologists Have a Plan to Fix the Broken Science of Psychology Here are 64 startup...Show More
Human Factors Cast E082 - Flying Taxis, Fatal Uber Crash, and Mind-Uploading

53:46 | Mar 20th, 2018

Today is March 19th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Larry Page’s Flying Taxis, Now Exiting Stealth Mode Uber Halts Autonomous Car Tests After Fatal Crash in Arizona A startup is pitching a...Show More
Human Factors Cast E081 - Aviation Safety, Spread of False News, and Microsoft VR Touch Methods

1:01:55 | Mar 13th, 2018

Today is March 12th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. The State of Aviation Safety RAD is a new system to help the visually impaired play racing games The spread of true and false news onlin...Show More
Human Factors Cast E080 - Nokia's Smart Jacket, Happy Spacesuits, and Microsoft Soundscape

55:22 | Mar 6th, 2018

Today is February 27th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Nokia made a smart, fashionable jacket for first responders The next generation of spacesuits will be fitted with special technology t...Show More
Human Factors Cast E079 - VR Canes, Storyline, and IBM's Watson in VR

1:01:16 | Feb 27th, 2018

Today is February 27th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Storyline lets you build and publish Alexa skills without coding Google’s new AI algorithm predicts heart disease by looking at your e...Show More
Human Factors Cast E078 - Drone Aircraft Crash, Smart Glasses for the Blind, and Tesla Design Flaws

57:05 | Feb 20th, 2018

Today is February 19th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Smart Glasses from eSight are changing blind people’s lives by enabling them to see What May Be U.S.’s First Drone-Linked Aircraft Cra...Show More
Human Factors Cast E077 - Disney's autonomous robots, Hippocratic Oath, SmartSuit

1:02:14 | Feb 13th, 2018

Today is February 12th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. All 71 on crashed Russian plane are killed Disney has begun populating its parks with autonomous, personality-driven robots Should Da...Show More
Human Factors Cast E076 - Strava's Data, Remote Air Traffic Control, and Flight Delays

44:28 | Feb 7th, 2018

Today is February 6th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. A London Airport Is Getting an Upgraded Air Traffic Control Tower—80 Miles Away From All the Planes Google is using AI to predict fligh...Show More
Human Factors Cast E075 - VR Skiing, Ford's Autonomous Robocops, and Amazon Go

52:27 | Jan 30th, 2018

Today is January 29th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and special guest Joe Ott. VR helps US Olympic ski and snowboard teams prep for South Korea Ford Files Patent for Autonomous Robocop Car...Show More
Human Factors Cast E074 - Death Predicting AI, Life Saving Drones, and Apple's Redesign

1:00:57 | Jan 23rd, 2018

Today is January 22nd, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. The AI Used to Sell You More Stuff Can Now Read Better Than a Human New AI System Predicts How Long Patients Will Live With Startling A...Show More
Human Factors Cast E073 - Hawaii Emergency, Best of CES 2018, and FDA's Algorithm

56:09 | Jan 16th, 2018

Today is Jamuary 15th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. AAA is testing self-driving cars to see how safe they are FITT360 is a 360-degree camcorder you wear around your neck FDA Approves Crisi...Show More
Human Factors Cast E072 - Googling in 2017, Amazon's Black Mirror, Mind Controlled VR

55:19 | Jan 9th, 2018

Today is January 8th, 2018 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Here’s what people were Googling in 2017 CaliBurger’s new kiosk uses facial recognition to take orders New York will tackle unfair biases...Show More
Human Factors Cast E071 - 2017 Review, 2018 Predictions (Part 2)

1:05:27 | Dec 25th, 2017

Today is December 18th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. 2017 Predictions 2017 Stories recap 2018 Predictions Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Fo...Show More
Human Factors Cast E070 - 2017 Review, 2018 Predictions (Part 1)

52:36 | Dec 18th, 2017

Today is December 18th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. 2017 Predictions 2017 Stories recap 2018 Predictions Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Fo...Show More
Human Factors Cast E069 - Cities Hacked, Robots Legislated, and Human Killing AI

1:03:50 | Dec 12th, 2017

Today is December 11th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Ransomware Shut Down a Whole North Carolina County San Francisco Just Put the Brakes on Delivery Robots Sony begins 14-day in-home PS...Show More
Human Factors Cast E068 - Spacesuits, Haptic Gloves, and Alexa in the Office

1:03:06 | Dec 5th, 2017

Today is December 4th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Spacesuit 'take me home' feature could save lost astronauts California DMV Ditches Rule to Limit Liability for Self-Driving Car Manufac...Show More
Human Factors Cast E067 - Toyota's Bears, Pills With Sensors, Bodycam Civil Rights Fail

1:01:15 | Nov 28th, 2017

SAVE NET NEUTRALITY - https://www.battleforthenet.com/ Today is November 27th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. You can virtually inhabit Toyota’s new humanoid robot The FDA Just Approved ...Show More
Human Factors Cast E066 - Star Wars Battlefront Controversy, Ford Exoskeletons, and VR Museums

55:07 | Nov 14th, 2017

AI Startup Embodied Intelligence Wants Robots to Learn From Humans in Virtual Reality Ford Assembly Line Workers Try Out Exoskeleton Tech to Boost Performance Virtual driving instructor and close-to-reality driving simulator Former Facebook Pres...Show More
Human Factors Cast E065 - Bionic Eyes, Trucker Hats, and Not-Racist AIs

1:01:06 | Nov 7th, 2017

Today is November 6th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Microsoft HoloLens is now certified protective eyewear Robots With Artificial Intelligence Become Racist and Sexist—Scientists Think Th...Show More
Human Factors Cast E064 - ATC Drones, Amazon Key, LA Ride Share

1:02:52 | Oct 31st, 2017

Today is October 30th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Air traffic controllers may get a break from non-stop drone reports Amazon Key opens your home for indoor deliveries LA Looks to Rides...Show More
Human Factors Cast E063 - Government Nudges, Adobe's Announcements, and Brain Training

1:07:12 | Oct 24th, 2017

Today is October 23rd, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Do people like government 'nudges'? Study says: Yes -Drivers are less cautious at railway crossings -Adobe says it wants AI to amplif...Show More
Human Factors Cast E062 - Oculus Go, VR Healthcare, Cochlear iPhones

55:14 | Oct 17th, 2017

Today is October 9th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -California DMV tweaks rules to allow completely driverless cars -Oculus Go is VR’s biggest milestone, and its greatest compromise -VR ...Show More
#HFES2017 Bonus EP04

20:14 | Oct 13th, 2017

Today is October 13th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome joined by Blake Arnsdorff. This is the fourth HFES2017 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES in Austin! -Plenary session o...Show More
#HFES2017 Bonus EP03

47:48 | Oct 13th, 2017

Today is October 12th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff with special guest Logan Clark. This is the third HFES2017 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES in Austi...Show More
#HFES2017 Bonus EP02

33:08 | Oct 12th, 2017

Today is October 11th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. This is the second HFES2017 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES in Austin! -Potpourri Talks: Studi...Show More
#HFES2017 Bonus EP 01

54:37 | Oct 11th, 2017

Today is October 10th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. This is an HFES2017 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES in Austin! -Nancy Cook gave a speech on ho...Show More
Human Factors Cast E061 -HFES, Digital Bandages, Google's New Devices, & 80's UIs

40:45 | Oct 10th, 2017

Today is October 9th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Intel introduces IoT provisioning solution to help install devices automatically -Chatbots are coming to HoloLens and they'll help work...Show More
Human Factors Cast E060 - Rocket Ships, Infectious Disease Detection, and Brain Games

1:01:08 | Oct 3rd, 2017

Today is October 2nd, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Elon Musk's Rocket Travel Plan Is Def Possible, Def Bananas -Fighting Cholera With a Smartphone -The 5 biggest announcements from toda...Show More
Human Factors Cast E059 - Amazon's glasses, mind probes, and rating histogram charts

1:01:26 | Sep 26th, 2017

Today is September 25th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. ----News---- -iOS 11 Is Full of Tiny Design Inconsistencies -Amazon reportedly working on Alexa-enabled 'smart glasses' -Here Are t...Show More
Human Factors Cast E058 - Weaponizing AI, Self-Driving Car Guidance, and Seat Disguises for Science

1:03:10 | Sep 19th, 2017

Today is September 18th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Hackers Have Already Started to Weaponize Artificial Intelligence -U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has introduced a new se...Show More
Human Factors Cast E057 - Alexa's Got Skills, Equifax Hack, and Game Developer Tricks

1:02:40 | Sep 12th, 2017

Today is September 11th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Alexa now responds to certain questions with skills that can help you when Alexa can’t A design flaw makes it easy to hack Siri & Al...Show More
Human Factors Cast E056 - Caretaker Robots, Ubiquitous Voice Assistants, and Health Companion Apps

1:04:56 | Sep 5th, 2017

Today is September 4th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Robot caregivers are saving the elderly from lives of loneliness Alexa and Cortana Are on Speaking Terms Going to the doctor is a p...Show More
Human Factors Cast E055 - Space Suits, Web Based Learning, and Blockchain Design

51:56 | Aug 29th, 2017

Today is August 28th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Musk shows off SpaceX’s custom spacesuit -Amazon’s new education tool helps students become better writers -Why blockchain needs desig...Show More
Human Factors Cast E054 - Alexa Exoskeletons, Cell Data Laws, and Autonomous Wheelchairs

1:06:17 | Aug 22nd, 2017

Today is August 21st, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Alexa can now steer exoskeletons -Apple, FB, Google, & other tech giants tell the Supreme Court to protect cell phone data in a key upc...Show More
Human Factors Cast E053 - Telephone Numbers, VR Crime Scenes, and Disney's Robots

41:31 | Aug 15th, 2017

Today is August 14th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -HOW YOUR PHONE NUMBER BECAME THE ONLY USERNAME THAT MATTERS -Blizzard and DeepMind turn StarCraft II into an AI research lab -Startup ...Show More
Human Factors Cast E052 - Darpa's BS Detector, Hyperloop, and All Controller

58:33 | Aug 8th, 2017

Today is August 7th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Woodrow Gustafson. -Darpa Wants to Build a BS Detector for Science -The All Controller controls all your consoles -Hyperloop One's pa...Show More
Human Factors Cast E051 - Boring Elevators, Disney's Facial Recognition, and Smart Guns

1:02:44 | Aug 1st, 2017

Today is July 31st, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Elon Musk shares footage of The Boring Company’s first working car elevator -Disney Is Building Facial Recognition to Figure Out When You...Show More
Human Factors Cast E050 - Our Very Heavy VR Themed Special

54:42 | Jul 25th, 2017

Today is July 24th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Google Glass is officially back with a clearer vision -In a fragmented VR market, one company wants to unite them all -This ‘shape-displ...Show More
Human Factors Cast E049 - Delivery Bots, Third Thumbs, and Futurist Stairs

53:54 | Jul 18th, 2017

Today is July 17th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Want to Stop Distracted Driving? Start by Figuring Out How People Really Drive -How L’Oréal is using VR to make decisions in its New York...Show More
Human Factors Cast E048 - Brain Interface Ethics, 180 VR, Internet Drones

54:51 | Jul 4th, 2017

Today is July 3rd, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -The mere presence of your smartphone reduces brain power, study shows -YouTube's VR180 solves some of VR's biggest problems - by chopping...Show More
Human Factors Cast E047 - Self-driving Car Legislation, VR Biking, and Colonoscopy Robots

58:41 | Jun 27th, 2017

Today is June 26th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Senators reveal plans for national self-driving car legislation -RE2 is making bomb-defusing robots as intuitive to control as your own h...Show More
Human Factors Cast E046 - Brain Computer Interfaces, Social Media Data, and How we Move

1:00:36 | Jun 13th, 2017

Today is June 13th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Director of Typing-by-Brain Project Discusses How Facebook Will Get Inside Your Head -Facebook's new maps will help responders during na...Show More
Human Factors Cast E045 - AI Health Revolution, Robot Arms, and Data Visualization

52:38 | Jun 6th, 2017

Today is June 5th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -FDA Assembles Team to Oversee AI Revolution in Health -Google Sheets now uses machine learning to help you visualize your data -This is h...Show More
Human Factors Cast E044 - Health Monitoring Wearables, Design Trends, and Robocops

55:46 | May 30th, 2017

Today is May 29th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Wearable Devices Communicate Vital Brain Activity Information -Fitness trackers accurately measure heart rate but not calories burned -Ch...Show More
Human Factors Cast E043 - Transportation Safety, Exoskeletons, and Digital Geneva Conventions

58:53 | May 23rd, 2017

Today is May 22nd, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Safety Benefits of Highway Infrastructure Investments -New Google Maps Update Makes It Even Harder To Get Lost -WannaCry Update: Microso...Show More
Human Factors Cast E042 - Robohealth, Home Sensors, and CHI 2017

1:02:18 | May 16th, 2017

Today is May 15th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Elyse Hallett. -Latest PLA Safety Campaign Targets Human Error | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide -Blind runners are finding their own w...Show More
Human Factors Cast E041 - Space Robots, Touch Interfaces, and Cyber Scams

51:04 | May 9th, 2017

Today is May 8th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Astrobee: The Adorable Little Robot That’ll Soon Jet Around the ISS -Veo Robotics gives industrial robots a sixth sense for safely working ...Show More
Human Factors Cast E040 - I Smell Algorithmic Bias Afoot

48:25 | May 2nd, 2017

Today is May 1st, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Google tweaks Search to help combat ‘fake news’ -FaceApp apologizes for building a racist AI -DARPA Wants to Hack Your Brain to Make You L...Show More
Human Factors Cast E039 - Build Your Own Episode

49:48 | Apr 25th, 2017

Today is April 17th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff, and Mia Jaramillo. -MasterCard trials biometric bankcard with embedded fingerprint reader -Facebook is building a brain-computer interfac...Show More
Human Factors Cast E038 - Nick and Blake Mansplain the Bra

49:59 | Apr 18th, 2017

Today is April 17th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -GM plans to deploy hundreds of autonomous vehicles across the country for testing -Cadillac’s Answer to a Self-Driving Puzzle: Shoving a...Show More
Human Factors Cast E037 - Now 100% More Spicy!

58:03 | Apr 11th, 2017

Today is April 10th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Daimler and Bosch: fully autonomous cars within 5 years -Mercedes Promises Self-Driving Taxis in Just Three Years -Driverless pods begi...Show More
Human Factors Cast E036 - Blake, we need a title!

48:33 | Apr 4th, 2017

Today is April 3rd, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. -Windows Creators Update Is Full of Neat Tricks You'll Never Use -Congress Just Gave Internet Providers the Green Light to Sell Your Br...Show More
Human Factors Cast E035 - Epic Shoulderpieces of Flirting +1

55:50 | Mar 29th, 2017

Today is March 28th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Mia Jaramillo. -Sting Operation Reveals Science's Insane Fake News Problem http://gizmodo.com/sting-operation-reveals-sciences-insane...Show More
Human Factors Cast E034 - Blake Loses His Power

48:53 | Mar 22nd, 2017

Today is March 21st, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Nick Porter. -Moon shoes for astronauts -Buzz Aldrin’s VR Experience -Lowes uses AR/VR -Alexa + animatronic skull -Intel’s...Show More
Human Factors Cast E033 - SkAInet

59:55 | Mar 15th, 2017

Today is March 14th, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -CIA’s hacking technique -Taser’s nightmare surveillance -More jobs for drone pilots -Airbus’ flying pod -Technology is a beh...Show More
Human Factors Cast E032 - The Singularity...?

59:13 | Mar 8th, 2017

Today is 3/7/2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Alexa. -NASA's free software -Amazon Web Services -Yelp will help you find a gender neutral bathroom -Walmart express lanes -Google ...Show More
Human Factors Cast E031 - This used to be a family show

1:05:37 | Feb 28th, 2017

Today is February 27, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Selecting mates based on "wish list" -Would you want to know the future? -YouTube gets 1 billion hours of views a day -JavaScrip...Show More
Human Cyborg Relations E003 - X-Wing: Part 3

38:46 | Feb 22nd, 2017

Throttle up for the latest installment of Human Cyborg Relations! This month, the guys finish up discussing the X-Wing by deconstructing the control stick, the throttle, and investigate the real world influences behind the iconic craft. Hosted by Nic...Show More
Human Factors Cast E030 - This is Rocket Science

57:30 | Feb 21st, 2017

Today is February 20, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -AR for blind -Missile mistake -Firebreathing drones -Facebook knows more about you than your mom -SpaceX launc...Show More
Human Factors Cast E029 - Oops I Made Another Zombie Crap

55:46 | Feb 14th, 2017

Today is February 13, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -Hulu VR -VR surgery -Replacing traffic lights -Google Maps ""To-Do"" list -Elon Musk on Human Brain Interfaces...Show More
Human Factors Cast E028 - This is Interesting

48:51 | Feb 7th, 2017

Today is February 6, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Woodrow Gustafson -Locked-in Syndrome gets a say -Control Netflix with your mind! -The brain and spaceflight -MIT's new smartwatch knows how you fe...Show More
Human Factors Cast E027 - We Interrupt This Broadcast

49:16 | Jan 31st, 2017

"Today is January 30, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -Doomsday Clock -Sean Spicer tweets his password? -Boeing's new space suits -Amazon echo's new wake word -Match...Show More
Human Factors Cast E026 - Bidet

1:02:25 | Jan 24th, 2017

Today is January 23, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -LinkedIn gets a redesign -Shape-shifting 3D printed objects -Toilet iconography -Tesla's Autopilot trial -MIT's...Show More
Human Cyborg Relations E002 - X-Wing: Part 2

57:11 | Jan 17th, 2017

In the latest installment of Human Cyborg Relations, the guys give their impressions of Rogue One, break down the target lock interface, and chat about how a droid translator might work.
Human Factors Cast E025 - Welcome to 2017

51:44 | Jan 17th, 2017

Today is January 16, 2017 and it's an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -David Bowie talks about the internet in 1999 -Hot tech from 1997 -10 year iPhone anniversary -Inexpensive medical centrifu...Show More
Human Factors Cast E024 - Holiday Goodies Review

52:18 | Jan 10th, 2017

This week on the show, the guys break down the stuff they got or gave for the holidays. The topics range from a Playstation 4, to a hilariously named board game, to Bowflex adjustable dumbbells. This week's episode truly has it all.
Human Factors Cast E023 - Organizational Structure

52:04 | Dec 26th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and the boys are joined by the fictional Dr. Comstar Killjoy to explain how to take over the world by optimizing the structure within their organization. This is a fun take on our normal format, special just for the holida...Show More
Human Factors Cast E022 - Ergonomic Misconceptions and Neuroergonomics

54:43 | Dec 20th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Blake welcome Woodrow Gustafson to the show to set us straight about some ergonomic misconceptions. We also discuss a listener request for information on neuroergonomics.
Human Cyborg Relations E001 - X-Wing: Part 1

54:19 | Dec 13th, 2016

On the eve of Rogue One, Human Cyborg Relations breaks down some of the iconic interfaces seen in the X-Wing Starfighter. Specifically, Nick and the guys break down the targeting computer and the attitude indicator.
Human Factors Cast E021 - Hearthstone and Multi-Platform Interaction

50:23 | Dec 6th, 2016

This week on the show, the guys use the new Hearthstone expansion as a launching point to discuss the psychology behind multi-platform experiences.
Human Factors Cast E020 - Theme Park Human Factors

42:42 | Nov 29th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Blake talk about the human factors behind theme park design.
Human Factors Cast E019 - Psychology of Thanksgiving & Black Friday

59:11 | Nov 22nd, 2016

This week on the show, Nick, Billy and Blake discuss the psychology behind Thanksgiving and black Friday. Administrative note: Shows will now air on Monday evenings.
Human Factors Cast E018 - Usability Methods, Metrics, and More

1:11:33 | Nov 17th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick, Billy and Blake discuss the varying types of usability methods and how to use them in design.
Human Factors Cast E017 - Video Game Design

58:51 | Nov 10th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick, Billy, and Blake tackle the topic of video game design, and how successful video games incorporate human factors psychology into the design of their games.
Human Factors Cast E016 - Playstation VR Impressions

1:11:42 | Nov 3rd, 2016

Nick, Billy, and Blake discuss the human factors and ergonomics of the Playstation VR. Everyone on the panel has a different experience with VR. If you're even remotely entertaining the idea of VR, this episode is for you!
Human Factors Cast E015 - The Psychology of Fear

50:21 | Oct 27th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Billy break down the different psychological states associated with fear, share some creepypasta, and apply fear to design in this special Halloween-themed episode.
Human Factors Cast E014 - Human Factors of Space Exploration

54:16 | Oct 20th, 2016

Nick and Billy talk about a panel from HFES 2016 where they explored the human factors of deep space exploration.
Human Factors Cast E013 - Ergonomics

48:13 | Oct 14th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick, Billy and Blake have a conversation about how we design for the human body.
Human Factors Cast E012 - LIVE from HFES!

1:02:47 | Oct 6th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick shares his experiences from HFES in Washington DC.
Human Factors Cast E011 - Applications

59:03 | Sep 29th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick, Billy, and Blake talk about applications.
Human Factors Cast E010 - Board Game Design

58:17 | Sep 22nd, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Billy break down the design of, and psychology behind board games.
Human Factors Cast E009 - Controls

56:17 | Sep 15th, 2016

Nick and Billy welcome Blake Arnsdorff from Pacific Science and Engineering to the show to talk about the various types of controls and how they affect the way we interact with technology. Nick Roome: @Nick_Roome Billy Hall: @Comstarcleric Blake...Show More
Human Factors Cast E008 - Displays (Part 2)

45:53 | Sep 8th, 2016

This week, Nick and Billy finish up their discussion about displays. The exciting conclusion to...last week's episode.
Human Factors Cast E007 - Displays (Part 1)

49:21 | Sep 1st, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Billy go over some of the intricacies of displays.
Human Factors Cast E006 - Design

51:31 | Aug 25th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Billy talk about design and how to incorporate the process into creating products.
Human Factors Cast E005 - Virtual Worlds

1:02:09 | Aug 18th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Billy talk about virtual worlds.
Human Factors Cast E004 - Automation

1:02:34 | Aug 11th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick Roome and Billy Hall talk about automation and how it affects our everyday lives.
Human Factors Cast E003 - Computers are social actors and Amazon Echo

51:08 | Aug 4th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Billy talk about the social role computers play in our everyday lives, and they tackle reviewing the Amazon Echo.
Human Factors Cast E002 - Manipulation and Tinder

57:03 | Jul 28th, 2016

This week on the show, Nick and Billy talk about manipulation, Tinder, and take listener questions! Erica Ackerman: Erica.M.Ackerman@gmail.com or www.linkedin.com/in/erica-ackerman-a23765b4 Nick Roome: www.linkedin.com/in/nickroome Billy Hall: ...Show More
Human Factors Cast E001 - Pilot and Pokemon Go

1:04:07 | Jul 15th, 2016

Our pilot episode talks about the field of Human Factors, and we evaluate Pokemon Go using Jakob Nielsen's usability heuristics.