IRL - Online Life Is Real Life

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Our online life is real life. We walk, talk, work, LOL and even love on the Internet – but we don’t always treat it like real life. Host Manoush Zomorodi explores this disconnect with stories from the wilds of the Web, and gets to the bottom of onlin...Show More

26:53 | Jun 26th, 2017

You’ve heard the expression, “When something is free, you’re the product.” And, while you may think it’s no big deal to give away your personal data in exchange for free online services, how can you k...Show More

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24:25 | Jan 7th, 2019

TL;DR: We have access to more things to read than ever before. Too much, in fact. Our reading habits have shifted. We skim a lot. We look for full stories baked into headlines. Our eyes bounce around ...Show More

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really interesting perspectives on how technology has changed reading, and how we've changed with these changes. always interested in the di...Show More

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29:35 | Nov 26th, 2018

When you shop, your data may be the most valuable thing for sale. This isn’t just true online — your data follows you into brick and mortar stores now as well. Manoush Zomorodi explores the hidden cos...Show More

45:15 | Oct 28th, 2019

We’re featuring an episode from the ZigZag podcast called “The Weird Kids at the Big Tech Party.” Before Silicon Valley was dominated by the Big Five tech companies, there was Mozilla - founded by c...Show More

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i grew up using mozilla's firefox as my default browser until i don't even remember when, but google chrome began dominating and i enjoyed t...Show More

26:50 | Sep 9th, 2019

Every day, our data hits the market when we sign online. It’s for sale, and we’re left to wonder if tech companies will ever choose to protect our privacy rather than reap large profits with our infor...Show More
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