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.future

Microsoft / Gimlet Creative

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The future isn’t random. It’s the result of the choices that we make now. We’ll be talking about technologies and industries that will define the next decade and beyond. Join our host Cristina Quinn, a science and technology reporter, as she div...Show More
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21:28 | Aug 9th, 2017

In the final episode of this season of .future, we hear how our jobs continue to evolve in the modern workplace. Many of us still spend 40 plus hours in a physical office, but the internet and new digital communication tools  are changing how we coll...Show More

19:11 | Aug 2nd, 2017

Inclusive design is a widely-used concept in the design world. The idea is that when you create products, you actively choose to design that product for everyone.  This is particularly important for technology companies like Microsoft. As more and mo...Show More

28:27 | Jul 26th, 2017

With over 122 million copies sold, Minecraft is one of the most popular computer games of all time. Minecraft’s game play is designed to be completely open-ended. Now, people are using the game itself as a tool to change the world around them.This ep...Show More

24:02 | Jul 19th, 2017

Last year, the gaming industry made roughly $90 billion in sales worldwide. That’s more than double what movies made at the box office last year.And here’s why that comparison to Hollywood is relevant. Because, like with films, the most popular video...Show More

23:51 | Jul 5th, 2017

We’re constantly collecting data about our health with brand new tools and methods. But how does this new data affect us individually and globally?From a mindful cyborg to the creator of a smart tampon,  we meet those who are collecting and analyzing...Show More

23:45 | Jun 28th, 2017

In this episode, we examine a new battlefield: the cloud. The information we store in the cloud makes it especially vulnerable to attack. So, what it takes to create a safeguard against bad actors? We explore how a digital Geneva Convention could be ...Show More

01:50 | Jun 20th, 2017

A new series from Microsoft and Gimlet Creative. Cristina Quinn hosts as we explore what we can learn about ourselves from the choices we make about the stories we tell and the games we play—  and how that all shapes the future we’ll be living in.  Y...Show More