Technology

Computer Guys & Gal

Tuesday, Nov 1, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

The Computer Guys and Gal are back with the latest in news from the tech world.

Preserving Music in the Digital Age

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

We examine the technological and legal challenges of preserving old music in the digital age.

Understand Data Limits & Avoid Being Overcharged

Tuesday, Oct 18, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

It's easy to overpay for data these days. Kojo's got tips on ways to use your smart phones, iPad, or Internet connection to keep you happy, and save you money by staying below your plan's data limit.

Film, Music, Art, & the Public Domain: Copyright Controversy

Thursday, Oct 13, 2011 at 1:06 p.m.

The works of Alfred Hitchcock and Sergei Prokofiev were long part of the public domain. But a 1994 law restored their copyrights, and triggered a challenge at the Supreme Court...

In Case of Emergency....

Tuesday, Oct 11, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Tech Tuesday the Emergency Alert System --how it works, the surprising ways it's used now, and what you're likely to see and hear during the first ever nationwide test of the system on November 9th.

Men Who Changed Their Times

Thursday, Oct 6, 2011 at 1:06 p.m.

The past 24 hours brought news of the deaths of three men whose individual accomplishments have left a great legacy on us all. Kojo takes a moment to recall the life and impact of civil rights legend Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth, Apple founder...

The Computer Guys & Gal

Tuesday, Oct 4, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

It's the first Tuesday of the month, and you know what that means...

Development Assistance & Deaf Communities Abroad

Monday, Oct 3, 2011 at 1:06 p.m.

We find out about a new Gallaudet program that trains students to work with, and advocate for, marginalized communities in developing countries.

A Free and Fair Internet

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Most people dont realize that private companies like Google and Yahoo have discretion over the content they allow. We explore what the law requires, and what customers expect in terms of transparency in their Internet services.

The Tech Sector and the Glass Ceiling

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo talks with women in our technology community...

"Big Data" and the Future of the Information Economy

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2011 at 1:06 p.m.

We find out how innovative organizations are beginning to harness the power of "Big Data"...

Congress Online: More Information, Better-informed Citizens?

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Think you get a lot of email? Communication to your average Congress members' office has grown as much as 600 percent in the last ten years. We talk about the challenges and opportunities technology creates for communication between the American people and their government.

Technology and Print Accessibility

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2011 at 1:06 p.m.

People with print disabilities typically rely on the government or charitable organizations for accessible versions of books. But new publishing standards could change that...

The Computer Guys & Gal

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Ask away! They're back to answer your questions.

The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood (Rebroadcast)

Monday, Aug 29, 2011 at 1:06 p.m.

Since time immemorial, human beings have had an incessant need to process and understand the world around us. What is it about "information" we find so compelling? And can one really draw connections between ancient cave paintings, chaos...

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.