Spark | Jun 9, 2013 | 53:59

Aphorism and Tweeting, Internet Linguistics, Visual Effects, Tom Green vs. the Web, and Service Design

(Spark 220): Simon Reader on aphorism and tweeting. David Crystal on internet linguistics. Jesse Wente and Mohan Matthen on visual effects. Denis Grignon on Tom Green. Lavrans Lovlie on service design.

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Spark 255: Headphones versus worksongs. The People's Platform. The future of film. Fans and uploaded content. Jun 15, 2014 | 53:59In the age of headphones and mp3s, is singing together at work a thing of the past? Plus, out-of-the-box-office thinking by the big Hollywood studios. And balancing fans' desire to share content online with the content owners' desire to get paid.
Spark - 254 (correct version): The 100 year photo. The networked city. Accessible entertainment. Emotional tech.Jun 8, 2014 | 53:59Spark 254 (correct version): The 100 year photo. The networked city. Accessible entertainment. Emotional tech. Audio
Spark 254 (correct version): The 100 year photo. The networked city. Accessible entertainment. Emotional tech. Jun 8, 2014 | 53:59A camera that takes 100 years to take a photo. Designing a networked city. Making accessible entertainment through described video. And, what happens when tech can tell how we're feeling?
Spark - 253: 20 Day Stranger. Out-of-control A.I. Gamifying the classroom. Digital D-Day. Beyond the MOOC hype.Jun 1, 2014 | 53:59Spark 253: 20 Day Stranger. Out-of-control A.I. Gamifying the classroom. Digital D-Day. Beyond the MOOC hype. Audio
Spark 253: 20 Day Stranger. Out-of-control A.I. Gamifying the classroom. Digital D-Day. Beyond the MOOC hype. Jun 1, 2014 | 53:59A look at innovation and education - understand war, to high school kids gaming their way through physics class to the promise of open online courses. Plus, a warning about the future of A.I, and a mobile app that connects you to a stranger.
Spark - 252: Digital right to be forgotten. Cities and memory. Pocket biosensors. Public Lab. The People's Bot.May 18, 2014 | 53:59Spark 252: Digital right to be forgotten. Cities and memory. Pocket biosensors. Public Lab. The People's Bot. Audio
Spark 252: Digital right to be forgotten. Cities and memory. Pocket biosensors. Public Lab. The People's Bot. May 18, 2014 | 53:59The digital right to be forgotten. Cities and Memory. Democratizing technology with smaller, cheaper sensors, tools to discover your inner scientist, and a telepresence robot for the people.
Spark - 251:  Robotics in work and life. Bite-sized subscription books. Social reading. Screen-reading versus paper-reading.May 11, 2014 | 53:59Spark 251: Robotics in work and life. Bite-sized subscription books. Social reading. Screen-reading versus paper-reading. Audio
Spark 251: Robotics in work and life. Bite-sized subscription books. Social reading. Screen-reading versus paper-reading. May 11, 2014 | 53:59The future of reading in the internet age: How screen reading may affect the way we read books. A mobile app that offers bite-sized, subscription-based books. A look at "social reading" apps. And, Margaret Atwood talks about robotics in work and life.
Spark - 250: Slow TV. Emotion-sensing Games. Mobile Conflict Prevention. Kids designing for kids. The history of the cubicle.May 4, 2014 | 53:59Spark 250: Slow TV. Emotion-sensing Games. Mobile Conflict Prevention. Kids designing for kids. The history of the cubicle. Audio
Spark 250: Slow TV. Emotion-sensing Games. Mobile Conflict Prevention. Kids designing for kids. The history of the cubicle. May 4, 2014 | 53:59How "slow TV" makes sense in our fast world. Playing emotion-sensing video games. Designing technology for kids...with kids. How new Canadian technology aims to tackle rumour to stop ethnic violence. And, a look at the secret history of the office.
Spark - 249: Baseball and instant replay. Curling analytics. Ugly wearable tech. Customized education.Apr 27, 2014 | 53:59Spark 249: Baseball and instant replay. Curling analytics. Ugly wearable tech. Customized education. Audio
Spark 249: Baseball and instant replay. Curling analytics. Ugly wearable tech. Customized education. Apr 27, 2014 | 53:59Brendan Kennedy on instant replay and baseball. Glenn Paulley on curling analytics. Rachel Arthur on ugly wearables. Ilana Gershon on HR tech. George Siemens on customized education.
Spark - 248: Machine ethics and autonomous cars. A robot code of ethics. The internet of needy things. Whole brain emulation.Apr 13, 2014 | 53:59Spark 248: Machine ethics and autonomous cars. A robot code of ethics. The internet of needy things. Whole brain emulation. Audio
Spark 248: Machine ethics and autonomous cars. A robot code of ethics. The internet of needy things. Whole brain emulation. Apr 13, 2014 | 53:59Noah Goodall on machine ethics and autonomous cars. Laurel Riek on a robot code of ethics. Simone Rebaudengo on the internet of needy things. Anders Sandberg and Evan Thompson on brain emulation, computers, and the body. \n
Spark - 247: From lockup to startup. Secure your smartphone. Grow your own ink. Make change happen. Mindless efficiency.Apr 6, 2014 | 53:59Spark 247: From lockup to startup. Secure your smartphone. Grow your own ink. Make change happen. Mindless efficiency. Audio
Spark 247: From lockup to startup. Secure your smartphone. Grow your own ink. Make change happen. Mindless efficiency. Apr 6, 2014 | 53:59Chris Redlitz and Kenyatta Leal on The Last Mile. Lynn Hargrove on securing our smartphones. Britt Wray on growing your own ink. Rashik Parmar on making change happen. Simon Head on mindless efficiency.
Spark - 246: Your personal cloud. Windows XPiry. Video game live-streaming. Designing for forever.Mar 30, 2014 | 53:59Spark 246: Your personal cloud. Windows XPiry. Video game live-streaming. Designing for forever. Audio
Spark 246: Your personal cloud. Windows XPiry. Video game live-streaming. Designing for forever. Mar 30, 2014 | 53:59Clive Thompson on owning personal clouds. Dan Misener on the end of tech support for Windows XP. T.L. Taylor on the rise of video game spectating. Garry Tan and Brewster Kahle on designing for forever on the internet.
Spark - Crisis text lines for teens, Slow upload speeds, Audio games, Designing better data centres, and The sound the cloud makesMar 23, 2014 | 53:59Spark Crisis text lines for teens, Slow upload speeds, Audio games, Designing better data centres, and The sound the cloud makes Audio
Spark Crisis text lines for teens, Slow upload speeds, Audio games, Designing better data centres, and The sound the cloud makes Mar 23, 2014 | 53:59Bob Filbin and Ron White on crisis text lines for teens. Pete Nowak on Canada's upload speeds. JP Davidson on audio games. Zenon Radewych and Brewster Kahle on designing better data centres.
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Spark Wikipedia's gender gap, and Innovation from scarcity Mar 16, 2014 | 53:59Eszter Hargittai, Veronica Simmonds and Terry Costantino on the Wikipedia gender gap. Gautham Ramdurai and Navi Radjou on jugaad and scarcity innovation. Mat Honan on digital design for the developing world.
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Spark Responsive art and architecture, Focus at will, Software carpentry, Physicists and computers, and Social physics Mar 2, 2014 | 53:59Dave Colangelo on art and responsive architecture. Rodolphe el-Khoury on responsive architecture. Will Henshall on Focus at will. Greg Wilson on software carpentry. Ben Davies on physicists and computers. Alex Pentland on social physics.
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Spark Speech donors, Faster, better science research, The quantified self, and The essential self Feb 23, 2014 | 53:59Rupal Patel on speech donors. Sam Molyneux on faster scientific research. Josh Sharp and Nicholas Felton on the quantified self. Linda Stone on the essential self.
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Spark Cyborgs in pop culture, Robotic exoskeletons, Computers on Law and Order, and Networked teens Feb 17, 2014 | 53:59Matt Novak on RoboCop, cyborgs and us. Russ Angold on robotic exoskeletons for rehabilitation. Jeffrey Thompson on computers on Law and Order. danah boyd on the social lives of networked teens.

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