A Different Kind of Streaking
17:38 | Jun 20th, 2018More Details keyboard_arrow_right
With former Google designer Tristan Harris, who explains how far Silicon Valley will go to capture and control your eyeballs. And Snapchat artist CyreneQ, who makes her living drawing on her phone all...Show More
Stanford has graduate classes to teach its genius IT engineering students the psychology of online addiction to enable them to build ever mo...Show More
Your Metadata is Showing
20:20 | Jun 7th, 2018More Details keyboard_arrow_right
We asked you guys to send us photos. Then we gave them to Andreas Weigend, veteran of Xerox Parc, former chief scientist at Amazon, to see what he could deduce. A lot, it turns out.
A little Google im...Show More
ratted out by your photo's
Whose Bot Army Is Following Manoush?
19:45 | May 16th, 2018More Details keyboard_arrow_right
Generic usernames, no photos, no tweets. This week, we investigate the dozens of mysterious accounts following Manoush on Twitter. Plus, what makes a good bot – and a bad one.
For the next sev...Show More
bots the dumbing down of america
How to Create Good Digital Citizens
20:13 | Oct 14th, 2019More Details keyboard_arrow_right
Right from wrong. We teach our kids what this means in the classroom and at home. But whatabout online? The next generation of tech users could be a part of much more civilized digitaluniverse, but on...Show More
Asks a great question: why do we frame our education about good digital citizenry in the negative (“don’t harass people”) as opposed to the ...Show More
Play Video Games for Your Mental Health
28:17 | Oct 18th, 2017More Details keyboard_arrow_right
You judge the person playing Candy Crush. Even when it’s you. But that mental fist pump from leveling up has real value. How to stop judging and use games for a strategic reset.
With game designer and...Show More
Listen if you feel guilt about your casual-gaming habit.
Ghosting, Simmering and Icing with Esther Perel
24:41 | Sep 27th, 2017More Details keyboard_arrow_right
Remember being dumped? Now, technology lets us delay, deflect, and disappear. Renowned pyschotherapist Esther Perel is here to help us fall in love better.
Esther is the bestselling author of Mating i...Show More
The Bookie, The Phone Booth, and The FBI
23:57 | Jan 18th, 2017More Details keyboard_arrow_right
The Fourth Amendment doesn’t mention privacy once. But those 54 little words are a crucial battleground in today’s fight over our digital rights.
This week, Note to Self gets in our time machine, back...Show More
The Realities of Virtual Reality
19:14 | May 11th, 2016More Details keyboard_arrow_right
We've put it off for long enough. It's time to talk about VR.
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