DIY arts spaces are community gathering places where people make and enjoy art and music in a non-traditional setting, oftentimes a home or a warehouse space. Despite the high rents in our region, the scene is thriving.
Apple’s decision to permit ad blocking on its iPhones sparks a debate about whether and how to quash mobile ads. Google unveils new Nexus phones loaded with the updated version of Android. And an artist introduces “dronies” — video selfies shot by a GoPro on a drone — on Instagram. The Computer Guys and Gal join us to discuss these and other tech topics.
- Allison Druin WAMU Computer Gal; Professor at the iSchool at the University of Maryland and Special Advisor for National Digital Strategy for the National Park Service (Please note: The views Dr. Druin expresses on The Kojo Nnamdi Show are hers and do not necessarily represent those of the National Park Service or the United States.)
- John Gilroy WAMU Computer Guy; Director for Business Development for BLT Global Ventures
- Bill Harlow WAMU Computer Guy; and Hardware & Software Technician for MACs & PCs at Mid-Atlantic Consulting, Inc.
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