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Kojo Nnamdi - Tech Tuesday

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Too often, mainstream media accepts a new technology, touts its benefits and moves on. Every Tuesday, The Kojo Nnamdi Show reverses this trend -- putting technology in context and assessing its relevance in your life.

Too often, mainstream media accepts a new technology, touts its benefits and moves on. Every Tuesday, The Kojo Nnamdi Show reverses this trend -- putting technology in context and assessing its relevance in your life.
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Washington, DC

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WAMU

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Too often, mainstream media accepts a new technology, touts its benefits and moves on. Every Tuesday, The Kojo Nnamdi Show reverses this trend -- putting technology in context and assessing its relevance in your life.

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English


Episodes

Apple VS. The FBI: How Our Culture Is Increasingly Prioritizing Privacy

2/23/2016
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Kojo discusses how a culture that prioritizes privacy has grown –with someone who stood up to the government himself over a decade ago.

Duration: 00:24:05


Blocked: Twitter’s Role In Combating Violent Extremism

2/9/2016
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Over the course of seven months, Twitter has suspended over 125,000 accounts for threatening or promoting terrorist acts.

Duration: 00:12:34


Computer Guys And Gal On Digital New Year’s Resolutions –And More!

1/5/2016
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The Computer Guys And Gal are back from their holiday break!

Duration: 00:35:42


Computer Guys And Gal

12/1/2015
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Another year is coming to a close and the Computer Guys And Gal are here to discuss this year's biggest technology news, including the growth of virtual reality and the "Internet of Things."

Duration: 00:48:40


Computer Guys And Gal: Taking Selfies To New Heights And More

10/6/2015
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Mobile ad blocking comes to iPhones, updated Android comes to new Nexus phones, and "dronies" -- video selfies shot by a GoPro on a drone -- come to Instagram. The Computer Guys and Gal explain.

Duration: 00:49:18


The Evolution Of Teenage Friendship In The Internet Age

9/22/2015
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A new survey says more than half of teens report meeting friends online, some of whom they never meet in person. Tech Tuesday explores the nature of teenage friendship in the digital age.

Duration: 00:48:41


Taking Great Photos On Vacation Or “Staycation” (Rebroadcast)

9/1/2015
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Professional photographers give us the latest on cameras, smart phones and shooting tips for great vacation photos this summer -- and every day.

Duration: 00:49:13


Smart Homes

8/25/2015
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Can you open your garage door, turn on the lights and turn up the heat from your smart phone? Tech Tuesday examines the many ways to create a connected home, and the reasons you might want to -- from energy and cost savings to convenience to fun.

Duration: 00:49:30


Computer Guys and Gal

8/4/2015
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Chrysler recalls cars to boost their cybersecurity. Microsoft debuts its new Windows 10 operating system. And navigation tech could bring us robotic lawn mowers. The Computer Guys and Gal explain.

Duration: 00:48:42


Taking Great Photos On Vacation Or “Staycation”

7/28/2015
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Professional photographers give us the latest on cameras, smart phones and shooting tips for great vacation photos this summer -- and every day.

Duration: 00:48:41


Pop Culture Trends In Video Gaming

6/30/2015
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More women on screen and more exploration are among the trends in video gaming this year. Tech Tuesday explores how pop culture and new technology are changing the gaming experience.

Duration: 00:48:41


Prescribing Controlled Substances Online

6/16/2015
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Kojo explores the growing effort to prescribe controlled substances online, and how this new IT initiative in healthcare is affecting doctors, patients and the fight against addiction.

Duration: 00:52:40


Computer Guys And Gal

6/9/2015
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The Computer Guys & Gal are back to guide you through all the latest technology news and answer your questions about the tech you use in your life.

Duration: 00:52:40


The Digital Fingerprints We Leave Behind Online

5/19/2015
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Tech Tuesday explores how companies are collecting and selling users' private data.

Computer Guys and Gal

5/5/2015
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The Computer Guys & Gal are back to take on all the latest technology news.

Duration: 00:52:39


Self-Driving Cars Are Closer Than You Think

4/28/2015
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A number of automakers are introducing cars this spring and summer than can accelerate, brake and even steer themselves. Tech Tuesday explores the arrival and implications of semi-autonomous driving.

Duration: 00:52:39


Cameras and Cops: A Shift in Community Policing

4/14/2015
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Kojo examines how the now-ubiquitous camera -- whether worn on a uniform or held in a hand -- is changing community policing, and what rights and responsibilities come with this powerful tool.

Duration: 00:52:52


Computer Guys & Gal

4/7/2015
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Opting out of "supercookies on your Verizon Wireless phone, choosing the safest friend-to-friend payment app and welcoming Microsoft games to smart phones. The Computer Guys and Gal are here.

Duration: 00:52:40


Digital Dualism: The Fading Distinction Between Life On And Off Line

3/24/2015
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Is the physical world more "real" than the online world? Tech companies and universities confront the real world consequences of online harassment...

Duration: 00:52:40


U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith + Archiving Government Email

3/10/2015
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U.S. CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER MEGAN SMITH: A former VP at the secretive Google [x] is now advising President Obama on technology policy. Megan Smith joins us to talk about tech innovation and getting more women into the field. (21 min.) ARCHIVING GOVERNMENT EMAIL: Hillary Clinton's use of a personal email address and server rather than a state department account raises new questions about public archiving of government email. (17 min.)

Duration: 00:52:55

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