The Kojo Nnamdi Show: Tech Tuesday http://thekojonnamdishow.org The Kojo Nnamdi Show's Tech Tuesday keeps you on the cutting edge of the tech revolution with a weekly exploration of how technology is changing our lives. Featuring the Computer Guys on the first Tuesday of each month. en-us WAMU Podcast Plugin http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss no Copyright WAMU 88.5 American University Radio - For Personal Use Only Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:59:42 +0000 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:59:42 +0000 Kojo Nnamdi Show Technology Tech Tuesday WAMU NPR National Public Radio Computer Guys The Kojo Nnamdi Show from WAMU 88.5 FM American University Radio The Kojo Nnamdi Show's Tech Tuesday keeps you on the cutting edge of the tech revolution with a weekly exploration of how technology is changing our lives. Featuring the Computer Guys on the first Tuesday of each month. WAMU 88.5 webmaster@wamu.org http://wamu.org/g/podcasts/tech_tuesday_75.jpg The Kojo Nnamdi Show http://thekojonnamdishow.org 75 75 The Kojo Nnamdi Show Stemming The Tide Of Rumors Online We explore rumors online, and why corrections don't spread nearly as widely as lies. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-10-28/stemming_the_tide_of_rumors_online 52:00 no Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show Story Time vs. Educational Screen Time For Young Children Can an e-book or a story on a tablet substitute for a physical book when it comes to introducing young children to language and reading? Tech Tuesday explores the debate over story time versus screen time for young children. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-10-21/story-time-vs-screen-time-young-children 52:00 no Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show The Future Of Phone Service The advent of fiber optic cable and wireless phone service make the nation's old copper wire telecom network obsolete. Phone companies and tech advocates want to abandon it. But regulators and some But not everyone is comfortable going digital. Holdouts and some regulators don't want to shut it down too quickly. We explore the fate of the landline phone system and the future of voice telecommunications. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-10-14/future-phone-service 52:00 no Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show Computer Guys And Gal Microsoft unveils its new Windows 10, Apple fans snap up two bigger -- and allegedly bendable -- iPhones, and hackers burrow into 76 million accounts at JPMorgan Chase. The Computer Guys and Gal explore the month's tech news. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-10-07/computer-guys-and-gal 52:00 no Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show Death & Tech: Grieving In The 21st Century The widespread use of technology and social media is raising new questions about their role in mourning loved ones and about the disposition of our digital accounts after we die. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-09-30/death-tech-grieving-21st-century 52:00 no Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show U2, Apple And The Value Of Music In The Digital Era Millions of smartphone users were surprised to learn this month that the rock band U2 had not only made a new album available to them for free, but that it was already loaded into their iPhones. Join Kojo for a Tech Tuesday conversation about the intersection of technology and music. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-09-23/u2-apple-and-value-music-digital-era 52:00 no Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show Internet Creeps: Privacy, Protection and Bad Behavior on the Web The release of nude celebrity photos online, as well as recent incidents of abusive language on Twitter, have renewed debate about civility online, privacy and the role websites play in hosting objectionable content. Kojo explores bad behavior on the web, its evolving role on the Internet, and how companies use legal and moral guidelines to keep it in check. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-09-16/internet-creeps-privacy-protection-and-bad-behavior-web 52:00 no Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show Facebook Uses Algorithmic Curation. Is Twitter Next? + Beefing Up Photo, Cloud and Online Security FACEBOOK USES ALGORITHMIC CURATION. IS TWITTER NEXT?: Many Americans get their news through social media. But the stories that surface on our Facebook news feeds are heavily curated by an unseen force... (21 min.) BEEFING UP PHOTO, CLOUD AND ONLINE SECURITY: The recent theft of digital celebrity photos is prompting a new look how secure our picture and documents are online and in the cloud. One expert says it's time for everyone to turn on two-step verification. Tech Tuesday explores the options. (29 min.) http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-09-09#12 52:00 no Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show Computer Guys and Gal Amazon bets on video games as spectator sport, paying $1 billion for Twitch. Apple reportedly plans to announce a new phone and smart watch this month. And we examine back to school gadgets. The Computer Guys and Gal are here. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-09-02/computer-guys-and-gal 52:00 no Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:06:30 -0400 The Kojo Nnamdi Show The Future of Personal and Photo Drones Personal drones with cameras attached are increasingly popular with everyone from filmmakers to hobbyists. We explore the evolving legal and social norms for flying them. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2014-08-26/future-personal-and-photo-drones 52:00 no Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:06:30 -0400