Winning Slowly

There are plenty of podcasts that will tell you how the latest tech gadget or “innovation” will affect the tech landscape tomorrow, but there aren’t that many concerned with the potential impact of that tech in a decade—much less a century. In a culture obsessed with now, how can we make choices with a view for tomorrow, next year, and beyond? 25–35-minute episodes released the first and third Wednesdays of the month.

http://winningslowly.org/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 31m. Bisher sind 155 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 9 Tage.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 3 days 11 hours 10 minutes

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episode 23: 8.23: Things Get Weird When You Add New Technology


Reviewing what we learned in 2020—and ranking what we read!


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   47m
 
 

episode 22: 8.22: Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore


Neil Stephenson at double speed and with a smile on his face.


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   29m
 
 

episode 21: 8.21: Twitter and Tear Gas—Examined


The things we learned from Zeynep Tüfeçki’s examination of social media and sociopolitical change. (We liked this book a lot.)


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 2020-11-19  33m
 
 

episode 20: 8.20: Twitter and Tear Gas—Explained


Walking through Zeynep Tüfeçki’s masterful explanation of the relationship between social media and protest movements.


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 2020-11-05  31m
 
 

episode 19: 8.19: Contact—Examined


Thinking about Carl Sagan's views on belief, and how they relate to religion and science


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 2020-10-22  36m
 
 

episode 18: 8.18: Contact—Explained


Another book from the ’80s, but hey: at least this one is fiction!


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 2020-10-07  27m
 
 

episode 17: 8.17: Evolution as a Religion—Examined


We argue with Mary Midgley on how she did what she did, more than what she did.


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 2020-09-16  34m
 
 

episode 16: 8.16: Evolution as a Religion—Explained


What had Mary Midgley so incredibly angry in the 1980’s, and what did she do about it?


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 2020-09-02  28m
 
 

episode 15: 8.15: The Real World of Technology—Examined


Points of disagreement and agreement with Ursula Franklin’s arguments


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 2020-08-20  41m
 
 

episode 14: 8.14: The Real World of Technology—Explained


Discussing Ursula Franklin’s arguments regarding practical matters of technology and governance


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 2020-08-06  41m