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.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 31m. Bisher sind 156 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 9 Tage.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 3 days 11 hours 34 minutes


episode 5: 6.05: Crispr

Setting limits on how far we modify ourselves


 May 15, 2018  34m

episode 6: 6.06: A Kind of Blindness

Smart cities, “big data”, and the meaninglessness of mere information.


 May 16, 2018  31m

episode 7: 6.07: People Do Reject Technologies, Part 1

Google Glass, snap judgments, and how we form ourselves to make those snap judgments well.


 June 14, 2018  30m

episode 8: 6.08: People Do Reject Technologies, Part 2

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


 June 22, 2018  36m

episode 9: 6.09: Granular Levels of Tomato Tracking

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


 July 8, 2018  34m

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.


 July 20, 2018  32m

episode 11: 6.11: Very Thoughtful Ethics Dogs

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


 August 31, 2018  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.


 November 8, 2018  40m

episode 13: 6.13: A Four-in-One Special

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


 January 1, 2019  37m