Jun 14, 2013 | 6:04Spark The New Resume Audio
Spark The New Resume Jun 14, 2013 | 6:04Christopher Kennedy thinks the traditional resume is no longer an effective tool for showing off who you are and the work you do, now that work is increasingly freelance and project based.
Jun 14, 2013 | 10:33Spark Who Owns the Future? Audio
Spark Who Owns the Future? Jun 14, 2013 | 10:33Jaron Lanier believes that our digital economy is stamping out middle class jobs, and he has solutions for a new information economy that will help stabilize it.
Jun 7, 2013 | 8:54Spark Aphorism, Fragment, Tweet Audio
Spark Aphorism, Fragment, Tweet Jun 7, 2013 | 8:54This summer at the University of Toronto, Simon Reader is delivering a course that looks at historical uses of aphorism to combat the bias that quick and pithy communication via social media equals lack of intelligence.
Jun 7, 2013 | 10:59Spark Visual Effects and Perception Audio
Spark Visual Effects and Perception Jun 7, 2013 | 10:59When it comes to special effects in movies, what once looked terrifying or realistic, now looks cartoonish, and almost funny. Film aficionado Jesse Wente, and philosopher of perception Mohan Matthen, on how perception of visual effects changes with time.
Jun 7, 2013 | 7:05Spark Tom Green Audio
Spark Tom Green Jun 7, 2013 | 7:05Spark contributor and comedian Denis Grignon caught up with comedian Tom Green. Tom was a pioneer in using the internet to build a fan base, but now it's a love-hate relationship.
Jun 7, 2013 | 8:10Spark Service Design Audio
Spark Service Design Jun 7, 2013 | 8:10Sometimes a product is a pleasure to use. But more often than not, when we use services, the experience is less than magical. Service designer Lavrans Lovlie with a look at how to design services that are effective as much as efficient to use.
Jun 2, 2013 | 53:59Spark 219: Data Harvesting and Social Games, The Battle for Cyberspace, Cooking and Science, Employees Eating Together, Molecules and Wine Audio
Spark 219: Data Harvesting and Social Games, The Battle for Cyberspace, Cooking and Science, Employees Eating Together, Molecules and Wine Jun 2, 2013 | 53:59Florence Chee on data harvesting and social games. Ron Deibert on Black Code: Inside the Battle for Cyberspace. Joel Spolsky on Eating Together. Francois Chartier on Molecules and Wine. Kenji Lopez-Alt on Cooking and Science.