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PsychTech is the psychology and technology podcast. Join Kelli Dunlap and Josué Cardona to discover how the worlds of psych and tech interact and influence each other in exciting and unexpected ways. From science fiction to science fact and everything in between, plus how psych and tech influence human behavior and more. This is PsychTech.

PsychTech is the psychology and technology podcast. Join Kelli Dunlap and Josué Cardona to discover how the worlds of psych and tech interact and influence each other in exciting and unexpected ways. From science fiction to science fact and everything in between, plus how psych and tech influence human behavior and more. This is PsychTech.
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PsychTech is the psychology and technology podcast. Join Kelli Dunlap and Josué Cardona to discover how the worlds of psych and tech interact and influence each other in exciting and unexpected ways. From science fiction to science fact and everything in between, plus how psych and tech influence human behavior and more. This is PsychTech.

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Episodes

Season One Finale

7/5/2018
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#110: PsychTech is switching to a seasonal format so we’re taking a break and declaring every episode so far as season one. To celebrate the new format, Kelli and Josué take a walk down memory lane and discuss how PsychTech got started and some of their favorite episodes. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the […]

Duration:00:47:20

What if your boss supervised your emotions?

5/10/2018
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#109: A recent news report about employer-monitored EEG hats that can read emotions got us on a conversation about privacy and data use in the workplace. What would it be like to have your emotions monitored at work? Do you think any good could come of it? *Get Geek Therapy merchandise at geektherapy.com/store. This week, we’re giving […]

Duration:00:37:04

Too Many Disturbing Videos

4/26/2018
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#108: YouTube has released data on how many videos it took down for content violations and announced that it’s limiting the number of hours hired reviewers can watch flagged content. A.I. is playing a big role in identifying content for deletion but human reviewers are also part of the process. What effects can watching hours […]

Duration:00:49:19

Mental Health App Design

4/12/2018
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#107: Kelli just came back from the American Psychological Association’s interdisciplinary conference on Technology, Mind, and Society in Washington, DC. One thing that stood out to Kelli was a presentation by Stephen Schueller titled Enhancing the User Experience of Digital Mental Health which is the basis for this conversation on mental health app design. *Consider […]

Duration:00:44:51

Psychographics Aren’t Magic

3/29/2018
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#106: A recent Facebook scandal has brought up the term “psychographics” and it seems like some people think it’s the secret to changing people’s minds. We don’t agree. Notes: The Other Cambridge Personality Test Has Its Own Database With Millions of Facebook Profiles – http://bit.ly/2E86Rja Reply All #109: Is Facebook Spying on You? – http://bit.ly/2GmTqxB With […]

Duration:00:44:26

A Digital Attention Crisis?

3/15/2018
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#105: Some experts say that humanity is experiencing a digital attention crisis. We chime in on the idea and look at some of the tools available to deal with the supposed crisis. *Become a member of Geek Therapy on Patreon for as little as $1/month by visiting http://www.patreon.com/geektherapy Notes: Tristan Harris – http://bit.ly/2HIuz7K Center for Humane – http://bit.ly/2plVpvL Freedom […]

Duration:00:49:08

Weight Watchers for Millennials?

3/1/2018
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#104: Kelli talks about her experience with a weight loss app called Noom. *Feb 26 – Mar 4 is National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. For more info, visit NationalEatingDisorders.org. Notes: Noom – http://bit.ly/2CQZGed PsychTech #32: Expertise on Demand – http://bit.ly/2CQZE65 Rise – http://bit.ly/2CQSlvj — Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona PsychTech is a member of the Geek Therapy […]

Duration:00:46:56

Fake Everything

2/15/2018
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#103: What do you believe when everything you see is potentially fake? It’s easier than ever to create fake information online, even video. Notes: New AI research makes it easier to create fake footage of someone speaking – http://bit.ly/2Ev0onv We Are Truly Fucked: Everyone Is Making AI-Generated Fake Porn Now – http://bit.ly/2EwhS2I — Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow […]

Duration:00:46:18

The Take-Home Mental Health Exam of the Future

2/1/2018
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#102: We discuss what a take-home test like 23andMe or uBiome might look like but for mental health. Notes: At-Home Medical Tests Are Putting the Power of the Clinic in Your Hands – http://bit.ly/2DC8TIx Here’s What It Looks Like When a Gene Test Says You’re Prone to Alzheimer’s – http://bit.ly/2DDIdHA — Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on […]

Duration:00:42:37

Avatar Therapy

1/18/2018
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#101: We discuss the use of cute puppy avatars for elderly care and human-looking avatars for schizophrenia treatment. *This episode is brought to you by Audible. Get a FREE audiobook download and 30-day free trial by visiting geektherapy.com/audible. (Affiliate Disclosure) — Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona PsychTech is a member of the Geek Therapy Podcast Network. […]

Duration:00:35:24

Goodbye, Net Neutrality!

12/21/2017
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#100: In the U.S., Net Neutrality has been fiercely debated in recent years and the government’s latest decision greatly affects the idea of a “free and open” internet. Kelli and Josué discuss how our experiences could change if net neutrality disappears. — Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona PsychTech is a member of the Geek […]

Duration:00:48:12

The Future Of Sex (and Teledildonics)

2/8/2017
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Episode 86: Content Warning: Sex, Sexual Themes It's almost Valentine's Day so let's talk about the future of sex by looking at the 5 major fields of the Future of Sex Report, by Future of Sex. Yes, teledildonics is a thing. No, we (regretfully) did not come up with the term. Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. PsychTech is a member of the @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:00:42:01

Black Mirror 3.6 - Hated in the Nation

1/25/2017
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Episode 85: Content Warning: Strong Language Kelli and Josué discuss the last episode of Black Mirror's third season, Hated in the Nation. Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:00:49:39

Black Mirror 3.5 - Men Against Fire

1/11/2017
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Episode 84: Content Warning: Violence, Murder, Genocide Kelli and Josué disagree on EVERYTHING, more than ever, while discussing the Black Mirror episode Men Against Fire. Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:00:48:38

Technical Difficulties

12/28/2016
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We had some technical difficulties this week! And we’re on vacation! So Josué apologizes for the blunder and recommends some alternatives for the week. Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:00:04:27

Black Mirror 3.4 - San Junipero

12/14/2016
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Episode 83: Content Warning: Suicide, Euthanasia We have an intense discussion about the Black Mirror episode San Junipero. With special guest, Kelli’s husband! Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:00:49:10

Black Mirror 3.3 - Shut Up and Dance

11/30/2016
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Episode 82: Content Warning: Sexual Themes We dive deep into the Black Mirror episode Shut Up and Dance. Kelli and Josué have completely different experiences watching this one and we are curious what you thought so please let us know! Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:00:40:09

RoboPsych: Enabling Effective, Efficient Relationships Between People and Robots

11/16/2016
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Episode 81: Josué interviews Dr. Tom Guarriello about his project RoboPsych, in which he takes a look at the psychology of human-robot interaction. This is a really fun discussion of the past, present, and future of robots and how they affect our way of thinking and behaving. You can learn more about Dr. Guarriello and RoboPsych at http://www.RoboPsych.com. Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:00:52:46

Black Mirror 3.2: Playtest

11/2/2016
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Episode 80: Bonus episode! We discussed the second episode of Black Mirror’s third season on our sister podcast, the gaming-centric Headshots, and this is it, on the PsychTech feed because, well, we like the idea of all of our Black Mirror discussions in one place. Enjoy! And call your mother! You can subscribe to Headshots at http://www.HeadshotsPodcast.com. Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:01:00:52

Black Mirror 3.1: Nosedive

11/2/2016
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Episode 79: Black Mirror is back! Season 3 is here and we couldn’t be more excited. PsychTech was born out of us wanting to talk about Black Mirror. On this episode we discuss the first episode of Black Mirror’s third season: Nosedive. 5 STARS! Visit us at www.PsychTechPodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter: @PsychTechCast @KelliNDunlap @JosueACardona

Duration:01:08:51