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Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on technology, privacy, human rights, and Internet freedom in the digital age. Hosted by Derek E. Silva.

Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on technology, privacy, human rights, and Internet freedom in the digital age. Hosted by Derek E. Silva.

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United States

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Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on technology, privacy, human rights, and Internet freedom in the digital age. Hosted by Derek E. Silva.

Language:

English


Episodes

China's Great Firewall and the Battle Against Censorship with Simon Sharwood

5/18/2022
This week host Derek E. Silva joins journalist Simon Sharwood, The Register's APAC Editor based in Australia. He covers the region's news and virtualization, data center infrastructure, software, cloud platforms, and more. We take a deep dive into China's great firewall, how it impacts Internet policies worldwide, India's data privacy laws, and the unspoken battle of self-censorship.

Duration:00:46:49

POLYGON: Defi Ecosystem and Building Ethereum Dapps with Aishwary Gupta

5/11/2022
This week host Derek E. Silva joins Aishwary Gupta, Marketing and Operations lead at Polygon. We take a deep dive into all things Polygon to discuss the Web3 defi ecosystem, building dApps to scale, and how they are bringing the world to Ethereum.

Duration:00:51:06

Out of the Ether: The Amazing Story of Ethereum and the DAO Hack with Matthew Leising

5/4/2022
This week Derek E. Silva joins Matthew Leising, Co-founder of DeCential Media that focuses on telling the stories of the founders, builders and visionaries who are creating a new decentralized economy and internet experience. We take a deep dive into the fascinating early days of Ethereum to discuss Matthew’s critically acclaimed 2020 book “Out of the Ether’ and his quest to solve the mystery behind the DAO hack.

Duration:00:50:56

Free Speech and the Age of Disinformation with Wired's Gilad Edelman

4/27/2022
This week host Derek E. Silva joins Gilad Edelman, a senior writer for WIRED, covering the intersection of tech, politics, and law. Prior to that, he was executive editor of the Washington Monthly. We take a deep dive into the truth about Section 230, the battle against disinformation, social media censorship, and the future of DAOs.

Duration:00:44:00

Julian Assange's Fight for Freedom with Gabriel Shipton

4/20/2022
This week host Derek E. Silva joins Australian filmmaker Gabriel Shipton, the brother of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Gabriel talks about what inspired him to become a storyteller and discusses his recent documentary "Ithaka," which tells his brother's story through his family's eyes and gives an intimate behind-the-scenes look at their battle for justice. The film follows his father, John Shipton, and Julian's fiance, Stella, in their campaign to free Julian Assange and their fight for...

Duration:00:44:10

All About Orchid and the Future of the Internet with Travis Cannell

4/13/2022
This week host Derek E. Silva joins Travis Cannell, Head of Product & Marketing at Orchid. A great conversation on how Travis first met Co-founder Jay Freeman at the College of Creative Studies in Santa Barbara, why Orchid’s VPN is different from other privacy tools, and his predictions on the future of the Internet.

Duration:00:44:22

What's Next for Ethereum 2.0 with Tim Beiko

4/6/2022
This week host Derek E. Silva joins Tim Beiko, AllCoreDevs at the Ethereum Foundation. We discuss Tim’s journey into blockchain, what led him to join AllCoreDevs to help trailblaze the implementation of EIP-1559 last year, and how the team is mapping out Ethereum 2.0.

Duration:00:45:45

AI Healthcare and Privacy Ethics of New Tech with Niam Yaraghi

3/30/2022
This week host Derek E. Silva joins Niam Yaraghi, Assistant Professor of Business Technology at Miami Herbert Business School at the University of Miami and a nonresident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution Center for Technology Innovation. They take a deep dive into AI in healthcare, rethinking patient data privacy and the ethics of new tech.

Duration:00:47:30

Data Ethics and AI's Impact on Society with Dr. Sara R. Jordan

3/23/2022
Host Derek E. Silva joins Dr. Sara R. Jordan, the former Senior Researcher, Artificial Intelligence and Ethics, at the Future of Privacy Forum. They take a deep dive into data ethics, the impact of artificial intelligence on human society, and how we can better safeguard our privacy online.

Duration:00:48:29

The Cryptopunk Ethos and the Future of Freedom with Dr. Steven Waterhouse

3/16/2022
This week's episode features Dr. Steven "Seven" Waterhouse's exclusive talk from ETHDenver. Seven shares his thoughts on the early Internet, the threat of centralization, and the future of freedom.

Duration:00:17:49

Social Media and the Digital Afterlife with Dr. Elaine Kasket

3/9/2022
Host Derek E. Silva joins Dr. Elaine Kasket, author of All the Ghosts in the Machine: The Digital Afterlife of Your Personal Data. It’s a great conversation on digital immortality, who owns your social media profile in the afterlife, and how to protect your legacy online.

Duration:00:49:35

Future of Bitcoin Security and Privacy with Isaiah Jackson

3/2/2022
This week's episode features an exclusive talk from Priv8's recent digital summit. Tech journalist Naomi Brockwell joins Isaiah Jackson, best-selling author of Bitcoin and Black America, for a great conversation on improving crypto security and privacy in the future.

Duration:00:18:55

Web3 and the Decentralized Future with Greg Osuri and Tor Bair

2/23/2022
This week's episode features an exclusive talk from Priv8's recent digital summit. Tech journalist Benjamin Powers moderates a distinguished panel featuring CEO of Akash Network, Greg Osuri, Founder of the Secret Foundation, Tor Bair, and more to discuss Web3 and the decentralized future!

Duration:00:41:19

How Data Brokers Cash in on Your Privacy with Rob Shavell

2/16/2022
Host Derek E. Silva joins Rob Shavell, CEO of Abine and DeleteMe, an online data protection company. We take a deep dive into how companies sell your personal information, the hidden powers of data brokers, and how to protect your privacy online.

Duration:00:45:29

Rethinking Privacy and Personal Data Ownership with Markus Lampinen

2/9/2022
Host Derek E. Silva joins Markus Lampinen, CEO of Prifina an open app data market. They take a deep dive into personal data ownership, privacy challenges in the metaverse, and GDPR's rule on the right to be forgotten.

Duration:00:55:11

Bitcoin, Privacy, and Protecting Free Speech with Peter McCormack

2/2/2022
Host Derek E. Silva joins Peter McCormack, Chairman of the sports club Bedford FC and host of the “What Bitcoin Did” podcast. They take deep dive into Peter’s journey into crypto, the impact of government surveillance, and protecting free speech in the digital age.

Duration:00:40:23

Top Global Privacy Issues We Face in 2022 with Omer Tene

1/26/2022
Host Derek E. Silva joins Omer Tene, Senior Fellow at the Future of Privacy Forum, a privacy think tank advancing principled data practices in support of emerging technologies. They take a deep dive into protecting privacy in an AI-driven world, GDPR enforcement, and the top global privacy issues we face in 2022.

Duration:00:43:50

Building the Future of Web3 and the Internet of Things with Eliott Teissoniere

1/19/2022
Host Derek E. Silva joins Eliott Teissoniere, Chief Blockchain Officer for Nodle a crowdsourced decentralized IoT network. A great conversation on stepping into the future with Web3, decentralized governance, and unlocking the power of the Internet of Things.

Duration:00:41:31

Digital Trust and Protecting Human Rights with Jonathan Dotan

1/12/2022
Host Derek E Silva joins Starling Lab's founder Jonathan Dotan and producer of HBO's Emmy Award-winning series Silicon Valley. A great conversation on the original promise of the Internet, restoring digital trust and protecting human rights with Web3.

Duration:00:44:04

Biggest Privacy and Tech Stories of 2021 with Anne Ahola Ward and Dragana Kaurin

12/8/2021
Host Derek E. Silva joins Founder of the Localization Lab, Dragana Kaurin, and futurist and CEO of CircleClick, Anne Ahola Ward, for our annual privacy roundup discussion. We take a deep dive into ​​the biggest privacy and technology stories of 2021. Dragana and Anne share their perspective on the Facebook effect, how content moderation affects human rights, and how we can reimagine the Internet in 2022.

Duration:01:00:47