May 12, 2013 | 53:59Spark 217: Estrangement Online, Unexpected Friend Suggestions, Communication Tech and Identity, 3D Scanning and Printing, Piracy and Copyright Law Audio
Spark 217: Estrangement Online, Unexpected Friend Suggestions, Communication Tech and Identity, 3D Scanning and Printing, Piracy and Copyright Law May 12, 2013 | 53:59Becca Bland on estrangement online. Michelle Parise on unexpected friend suggestions. Caro Rolando on communication tech and identity. Dan Misener on 3D scanning. Paul Banwatt on 3D scanning, printing and the law. Matt Mason on 3D piracy.
May 10, 2013 | 9:30Spark 3D Piracy Audio
Spark 3D Piracy May 10, 2013 | 9:30Matt Mason is the author of The Pirate's Dilemma. As 3D printers continue to expand the realm of digital goods to the physical world, will piracy finally be seen as legit or will the fight get bigger?
Jun 15, 2012 | 7:19Spark Good Products, Bad Products Audio
Spark Good Products, Bad Products Jun 15, 2012 | 7:19James Adams is the author of "Good Products, Bad Products", all about the challenges in keeping the spirit of craftsmanship alive in an economy where mass manufacturing dominates.
May 5, 2013 | 53:59Spark 216: Texting, Over-the-top Messaging, Race and Online Dating, Preserving Virtual Worlds, Emulation and Preservation of Video Games Audio
Spark 216: Texting, Over-the-top Messaging, Race and Online Dating, Preserving Virtual Worlds, Emulation and Preservation of Video Games May 5, 2013 | 53:59Dan Misener on texting and over-the-top messaging. Kaj Hasselriis and Christian Grov on racism and online dating. Patrick Moran on the history of video games. Jason Scott on video game emulation. Jerome McDonough on preserving virtual worlds.
May 10, 2013 | 7:30Spark 3D and the Law Audio
Spark 3D and the Law May 10, 2013 | 7:30As 3D printing and scanning become more commonplace, will patent and copyright law be able to keep up? We'll do some futurecasting with technology lawyer Paul Banwatt.
May 10, 2013 | 9:11Spark 3D Scanning Audio
Spark 3D Scanning May 10, 2013 | 9:11Toronto company Matterform have created a 3D scanner. Now you can take any object, turn it into a digital 3D model, then print it out on a 3D printer. Spark Producer Dan Misener got a first hand look.
Jun 15, 2012 | 12:26Spark Attentive Computing Audio
Spark Attentive Computing Jun 15, 2012 | 12:26Claudia Roda researches ways to design digital devices that support attention and focus, rather than distraction. And Roel Vertegaal designs prototypes of attentive user interfaces that are aware of where we are paying attention.
Jun 15, 2012 | 9:39Spark Digital Fabrication Audio
Spark Digital Fabrication Jun 15, 2012 | 9:39Spark's DIY guide Jon Kalish takes us beyond the 3D printing trend and into the world of digital fabrication where anyone can create a 3D model of something they need using quality materials.
Apr 21, 2013 | 53:59Spark 214: Listen, Touch, Command Audio
Spark 214: Listen, Touch, Command Apr 21, 2013 | 53:59Veronica Simmonds on sound online. Martin Howard, Bill Buxton, Stan Liebowitz, Philip Steadman and Jared Spool on the QWERTY keyboard. Jonty Sharples and Dan Vogel on gestural computing.