Technology

Computer Guys & Gal

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Yahoo and Apple buy apps to boost their mobile capabilities, voice and gestures could replace typing as new user interfaces and cloud storage expands -- but isn't always secure. The Computer Guys and Gal are here.

Art And Medicine

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

Can seeing an image of a healthier you change your real-life health? Cutting-edge research demonstrates the surprising ways art and technology can transform medicine. We speak with a pioneer in this emerging field.

Technology In The Car

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Tech Tuesday examines how technology in cars is changing the way we drive.

From :) To GIFs: Expressing Ourselves With Images Online

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Tech Tuesday explores the history, function and future of GIFs and emoticons as a means of communication and their place in the tech lexicon.

The DC Tech Sector

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2013 at 1:21 p.m.

Growth of the region's tech sector has been a priority for local leaders that may start to pay dividends. Others worry the fast rises and sharp falls of some start-ups aren't a safe bet.

Computer Guys & Gal

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Sending encrypted data from your cell phone or tablet, buying a car through Google and earning a merit badge for game design. The Computer Guys and Gal are in studio.

Predicting The Future With 'Big Data'

Thursday, Mar 7, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

"Big data" promises to tap into the vast amount of digital information humans now generate to do more than ever before, including predicting who might commit a crime to when a heart attack might occur. Our guests explore the possibilities and dangers of a future in which everything we do is quantified.

Tech Tuesday: The Debate Over Telework

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer sparked an uproar when she said employees can no longer work at home. Tech Tuesday examines the hardware and software tools -- and the pros and cons -- of telework.

Tracking Chinese Hackers

Tuesday, Feb 26, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

New reports of Chinese hackers attacking U.S. computers prompt questions about how we know who's after our data and what we can do about it.

Digital Humanities

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

We’ll discover what digital humanities scholars are uncovering about the past and learn how some are thinking far in the future to preserve the culture of today.

"Love in the Time of Algorithims"

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 at 1:22 p.m.

We explore the history of dating technology, how it works and its broader effect on our social dynamics.

Dot Com v. MD: Health Advice & Resources Online

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

We look at how Americans are using online health resources and how they're changing the doctor-patient relationship.

Video Portraits Of Beltway Power Brokers

Thursday, Feb 7, 2013 at 12:20 p.m.

Video artist Lincoln Schatz weaves interview portraits of Beltway power brokers.

Crowdsourcing

Tuesday, Feb 5, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

We explore how innovators are using crowdsourcing today.

The Computer Guys And Gal

Tuesday, Feb 5, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Chinese hackers attack three major American newspapers, BlackBerry unveils two new phones and the FCC wants to build free nationwide Wi-Fi networks. The Computer Guys and Gal join us for a tech conversation.

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