Winning Slowly

Taking the long view on technology, religion, ethics, and art. There are plenty of podcasts that will tell you how Apple’s latest product will affect the tech landscape tomorrow, but there aren’t that many concerned with the potential impact of that tech in 2026. In a culture obsessed with now, how can we make choices with a view for tomorrow, next year, and beyond?

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 30m. Bisher sind 138 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

episode 1: 7.01: Do We Really Need to Keep the Internet Around?

Season 7’s charter—by way of a rollicking argument about Alan Jacobs’ The Year of Our Lord 1943 and Tolkien’s idea of eucatastrophe.


 2019-03-27  38m

[Bonus] 7.01 Outtake: Twitter is Strongbad

7.01 will be in your ears tomorrow. For today: how Stephen copes with Twitter.


 2019-03-27  1m

Jessica C. Blank

Documentary theater and the power of storytelling for social change.


 2019-02-04  54m

episode 13: A Four-in-One Special

Wrapping up Season 6 by covering the topics we intended to cover before Chris’ experience with burnout broke everything.


 2019-01-01  37m

episode 12: 6.12: Beer Rules

Regulation as neither bogeyman nor panacea, but a way of protecting out the right spaces for genuine competition to emerge.


 2018-11-08  40m

episode 11: 6.11: Very Thoughtful Ethics Dogs

Reflecting on the limits of AI, and the limits we should put on AI.


 2018-08-31  37m


Our 100th episode spectacular – with a look at where we have come from and where we are going.


 2018-08-16  40m

episode 10: 6.10: The Future of Something Like Work

The end of work, post-work, universal basic income—and a more hopeful frame than these.


 2018-07-20  32m

episode 9: 6.09: Granular Levels of Tomato Tracking

Blockchain, the necessity of regulation, and the regulatory challenges posed by truly global technologies.


 2018-07-08  34m

episode 8: People Do Reject Technologies, Part 2

Nuclear weapons, nuclear waste, and how to argue well with intractable disagreements.


 2018-06-22  36m