Archives: Internet

Tech Tuesday: Bitcoin Regulations, Internet As Brain, Gadgets

If the brain had a motto, it might be: Use it or lose it. Connections that aren’t relevant fall away to make room for new ones. But dead links on the internet just slow things down. This hour, we’ll look at improving the quality, not quantity, of the web. We’ll also learn about an effort to regulate Bitcoin, and we’ll get the latest in gadgetry.

Tech Tuesday: Digital Disconnect, New Library Tech, and Gadgetry

On this episode of Tech Tuesday, we’ll discuss how the internet is becoming dominated by a few companies, and in one author’s words, “how capitalism is turning the internet against democracy.” Then we’ll learn about new technology allowing libraries to send anything on its shelves straight to your computer. Finally, it’s the latest in gadgets.

Connection Addiction: A Look at Impacts of Internet on the Brain

Research shows that the brains of internet users are comparable to the brains of drug and alcohol addicts… On this hour, we’ll talk a look at the impacts of the internet and technology on our human brains.

Connection Addiction: A Look at Impacts of Internet on the Brain

Research shows that the brains of internet users are comparable to the brains of drug and alcohol addicts… On this hour, we’ll talk a look at the impacts of the internet and technology on our human brains.

Dangers of Internet Personalization, with Eli Pariser

Is the internet hiding something from you? An exploration of how personal preferences may play into internet search results.

Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Whales

A conversation with Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia