Technology

Professional Tips On Cell Phone Photography

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Cell phone cameras are ubiquitous and their features are increasingly sophisticated. A professional photographer offers tips for taking great cell phone photos.

American Tech Companies Eye The Developing World

Monday, Sep 23, 2013 at 1:27 p.m.

We explore how massive tech companies are racing to reach the last untapped market of digital consumers and what challenges they may face in bringing their services to the developing world.

Hundreds Of New Internet Domains Prepare To Launch

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2013 at 12:22 p.m.

As soon as November, the first of hundreds of new domains come online. Get ready for .google, .app and .green. Kojo looks at the sweeping change about to hit the Internet.

NSA Surveillance And The Legacy Of 9/11

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 at 12:23 p.m.

Kojo examines new revelations about NSA surveillance and explores the tension between national security and personal privacy.

Small Businesses And Technology

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Time and money are often in short supply for small business owners, and investing in technology doesn't always rise to the top of their priority lists. We consider new options for small businesses on the tech front, with a look at local programs and national trends.

Computer Guys And Gal

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Changes at Microsoft, the ethics and economics of blocking ads and an NSA surveillance panel with no tech experts. The Computer Guys and Gal discuss these topics and more.

NASA, Hubble & Outer Space: The Art Of Astronomy (Rebroadcast)

Monday, Sep 2, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

NASA's images and footage are used in everything from TV to movies, and they've inspired visual artists and musicians for decades. We explore how images of space are created and used in everything from scientific study to pop culture.

Technology In The K-12 Classroom

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

With students across the region either back in class or readying to return soon, we consider the role of technology in classrooms from kindergarten to 12th grade.

Clicking "Agree" Without Reading The Fine Print

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo explores what civil liberties could be getting lost in the "terms and conditions."

Are D.C. Police Spying On Protesters?

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

D.C. activists have long suspected that police were infiltrating their meetings. Now, lawyers for an anti-sweatshop say they have evidence, courtesy of social media.

The Computer Guys And Gal

Tuesday, Aug 6, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

The Computer Guys and Gal are back to talk about who's watching us online, what's new in smart phones and what to do when people threaten each other on social media.

Book Buying In The Digital Age

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Can an algorithm ever really replicate the serendipity of stumbling across a new author in a book store?

Tech Tuesday: Preserving Family History

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Our most precious family history --old letters, home movies, photo albums--often end up in basements or attics--the worst possible place to preserve these materials. We explore high and low tech ways to protect and store family memorabilia, and the smartest way to migrate different materials to digital formats.

Reputations And Ratings Online

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Keeping tabs of your online presence may be pretty straightforward for most people, but a growing number of companies and public figures are outsourcing the task to tech and PR companies eager to meet the demand. We find out what "online reputation management" entails and get tips for managing your own online presence.

The Quantified Self Movement

Tuesday, Jul 9, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Tech Tuesday explores the "quantified self," a movement to harness personal data to increase healthy living.

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