New Robot Overlords
By Myk Willis
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New Robot Overlords is an audio podcast that explores our evolving relationship with technology. We talk to interesting people on the front lines of the innovation economy, challenging ourselves to consider how the technology we're creating may be fundamentally changing the human experience. The podcast is hosted by Myk Willis, a long-time human and obedient servant to the machines. Myk has been tending to the whims of technology since programming his Apple ][ in the early 1980′s as a young organic.
||CleanEpisode 10: John Matherly on Shodan||In this episode, Shodan creator and developer John Matherly talks with New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis about his search engine for the internet of things. We are entering a new era where the everyday objects around us are connected […]||11/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: Clive Thompson on Smarter Than You Think||In this episode, technology writer Clive Thompson talks with New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis about his new book, Smarter Than You Think. Clive is a really entertaining story teller, and he presents our current fears about the effect of […]||10/23/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Anne Bezancon on The Right to Be Forgotten||In this episode, Anne Bezancon of Placecast talks with New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis about The Right to Be Forgotten, and related topics concerning privacy in the digital age. A full transcript for this episode is available. The episode […]||4/21/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Matt Mullenweg on Working Remotely||Communication technology has long teased us with a vision of the world where our ability to share, experience, and work with others is not be restricted by geography. Given the right application of the right technology, it shouldn’t matter where […]||3/30/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Michael Chang on Remembering||In this episode, Michael Chang of YesVideo talks with New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis about how technology is changing the way we remember. The conversation starts by talking about the mechanics of the business of transferring “old” media like [||3/12/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Dick Wingate on Music||In this episode, digital music guru Dick Wingate talks with New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis about how technology has changed the way we experience music. The conversation covers a long time frame, from a time when home entertainment was “a […]||1/24/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Justin Siegel on Mobile Gaming||In this episode, New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis talks with Justin Siegel, CEO of the popular mobile social network MocoSpace and a longtime mobile gaming veteran. Justin shares his insight into the world of mobile gaming and how it […]||12/3/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Paul Taylor on Online Education||In this episode, Paul Taylor of Global Citizen talks with New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis about online education, and how technology may allow us to fundamentally change how it works in the future. Paul is currently partnering with Wisdom […]||11/8/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Jeffrey Sass on Social Media||In this episode, Jeffrey Sass of Social Object Factory and several other ventures talks to New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis about many aspects of social media. Jeff makes the case that social media democratizes content creation,||10/11/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Andrej Kostresevic on Mobile Technology||Andrej Kostresevic, founder of mobile development company New Frontier Nomads, talks with New Robot Overlords host Myk Willis in a wide-ranging conversation about mobile technology. In this episode, Andrej expresses his optimism that future products,||9/27/2012||Free||View in iTunes|