Archives: Brad Bushman

Tech Tuesday: Racial Avatars, Online Inequity, Gadgets

Some think the Internet is a democratizer; private information, public forums, cat videos– it’s all at our fingertips. But this hour we’ll talk to an author who is worried that private companies and commercialization are replacing freedom and individuality. We’ll also hear about a troubling new study about video games and racial stereotypes.

Tech Tuesday: Violent Video Games, Top Tablets, Gift Ideas

Violent video games always come into conversation when shootings occur, but what effect do they really have on our psyche? Then, what are the top tablets for your holiday gifting? And finally, we’ll give you the top gift ideas for the adults in your life.