About This Show
Starting with the latest technological breakthroughs, corporate innovations, and scientific discoveries, hosts Eric Fader and Deron Sedy examine today’s digital society. Join us in discussing ethics, culture, business, social interaction — and just plain what it means to be human — against a digital landscape that evolves at an ever-accelerating pace.
Most Recent Episode
Diginauts 0013 — Babies from Three Parents, Finland’s Experiment in Basic Income, Coolest Stuff from CES
* segment 1, Top of Mind — Healthy Babies from Three Parents (0:00): Doctors have succeeded in allowing a woman with fatal genetic defects to successfully have a baby. Detractors fear the science isn’t yet sound.
* segment 2, Let’s Hash It Out — CES (12:02): Tech companies headed to Las Vegas to show off this year’s trends in gadgets and all things digital. Deron & Eric discuss the standout products.
* segment 3, Juris Prudent — Libel and the Invention of Email (31:04): Self-proclaimed inventor of EMAIL files defamation lawsuit against TechDirt’s Mike Masnick.
* segment 4, Let’s Dig Some More (41:32): We look at Google’s stealth advancement in artificial intelligence, a Japanese company’s decision to replace white collar workers with AI, and Finland’s move to experiment in fundamental basic income.
* segment 5, Semantically Incorrect: ‘Ping’ and ‘Talk’ (1:11:23): Deron thinks we need a new word for talking to someone without talking to someone.
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