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Now displaying: February, 2018
Feb 28, 2018

This week I have Swedish designer, developer, and entrepreneur Tristan Edwards on the podcast.

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Ludu: https://www.ludu.co/

Tristan on Twitter: https://twitter.com/t4t5

Feb 21, 2018

Video games are just another form of entertainment yet they’re often thought of as a waste of time. I share some research that shows its a more beneficial form of entertainment due to its engagement unlike passive forms such as watching TV. Digital nomads are more common than ever and I believe they may be the catalyst towards competing governments.

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Stride API - https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/20/stride-atlassians-slack-competitor-opens-its-api-to-all-developers/

Kids and Video Games - http://education.penelopetrunk.com/2013/04/11/kids-who-play-video-games-do-better-as-adults/

Digital nomads are hiring and firing their governments: https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/17/digital-nomads-are-hiring-and-firing-their-governments/

Feb 14, 2018

Uber is under fire yet again due to a pay disparity between male and female drivers. The pay is determined by a gender blind algorithm. I share some details as to why this pay disparity exists and the paradox that exists for progressives.

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Quartz Tracy Chou: https://work.qz.com/1175679/software-engineer-tracy-chous-mission-to-diversify-silicon-valley/

Uber May Be Paying Women Less for Driving Better: https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-02-12/uber-may-be-paying-women-less-for-driving-better

NEW VIDEO - How to Determine the Politics/Values of a Company: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1_Dth-YLXE4

Feb 7, 2018

Deepfakes is the newest, Black Mirror-ish technology to emerge that allows anyone to create fake pornographic films at home using consumer level computers. How do we address fake videos such as these and what does the future of fake videos look like going forward?

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Can You Still Date a Co-Worker? Well, It’s Complicated: https://www.wsj.com/articles/can-you-still-date-a-co-worker-well-its-complicated-1517913001

Diversity and Inclusion panels: https://twitter.com/atommorgan/status/961075482019102720

NEW VIDEO - Market Failure in Sports: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5NEAoq1wXmg

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