The Culture of Tech with Benj Edwards
By The Culture of Tech with Benj Edwards
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Tech historian and journalist Benj Edwards interviews tech luminaries, artists, and entertainers about the interplay between culture and technology, with a strong focus on both history and the future.
||CleanEpisode 6: Felicia Day and the Pursuit of Happiness||Benj Edwards chats with actress and writer Felicia Day (The Guild, MST3K) about her personal tech history, favorite Ultima games, and the freedom of pursuing what comes to you naturally. They also discuss a special pink Commodore 64,||10/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Jesse Damiani and The Future of Trust||As a historian, Benj Edwards often writes about the past. In this episode, Benj delves firmly into the future as he chats with futurist and VR enthusiast Jesse Damiani, Editor-At-Large of VRScout, about the world of VR, AR, blockchain,||8/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Adrienne LaFrance and Journalism||In 2018, the future of journalism in the face of social media is unclear. In this episode, Benj Edwards chats with veteran journalist Adrienne LaFrance, Editor of TheAtlantic.com, about her career as a journalist,||2/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Stan Honey and Navigation||Navigation is in Stan Honey’s blood. In the late 1970s and early 80s, Honey pioneered nautical navigation systems that led him to become a championship yacht navigator. In the 1980s, he co-founded Etak, which created the world’s first computerized i||1/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Richard Garriott and The Virtues||In the 1980s, Richard Garriott created a cultural innovation in computer games in Ultima IV by developing a system of secular virtues, which guided the main character beyond a wholesale slaughter of enemies and into an ethical dilemma of doing the righ.||12/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Steve Wozniak and Television||Steve Wozniak is known for many things, but did you know that in addition to co-founding Apple, he also invented the universal remote control?* In this podcast interview, I dig into that story and more as we talk about Woz’s personal history with Tele||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Great interviews with tech giants, thanks for the great podcast!
It's a keeper
Great interview in ep 1. Looking forward to more.