This week I have Swedish designer, developer, and entrepreneur Tristan Edwards on the podcast.
Tristan on Twitter: https://twitter.com/t4t5
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.
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/
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.
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
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?
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