So, Bob
What is technology doing to you? Civilian podcast producer Alia Tavakolian has always felt like a dumb tech consumer. Veteran tech-journalist Bob Sullivan has spent his life showing people they're not dumb tech consumers - they're being hacked. Each week, Bob and Alia join forces to answer your questions and untangle your sanity from this dark, scary world wide web. So, Bob is a Spoke Media original.
Technology
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Checking In - Day 13
16 min
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Checking In - Day 12
19 min
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Checking In - Day 11
12 min
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Checking In - Day 10
11 min
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Checking In - Day 9
12 min
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Checking In - Day 8
20 min
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Checking In - Day 7
12 min
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Checking In - Day 6
12 min
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Checking In - Day 5
10 min
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Checking In - Day 4
14 min
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Checking In - Day 3
10 min
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Checking In - Day 2
11 min
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Checking In - Day 1
15 min
14
No Place To Hide: A Dangerous Moment
What can be done now that we’re here?
36 min
15
No Place To Hide: Mistakes Were Made
Where did we go wrong?
34 min
16
No Place To Hide: Life Or Death
Privacy isn’t a luxury.
40 min
17
Is A Cashless Society In Our Future?
What are the implications of going cashless?
36 min
18
Minisode: Do VPNs Actually Work?
10 min
19
Can Dungeons And Dragons Teach Me How To Be A G...
Is the renaissance of tabletop games in part thanks to tech?
43 min
20
Minisode: Should I Diversify My Devices?
Should I go all-in on one tech company, knowing that it has all of my data?
12 min
21
Has Texting Made My Relationship Better?
Does texting actually have the ability to make us closer?
43 min
22
Minisode: Is Alexa Listening To My Conversations?
Smart Homes: Good or Bad?
10 min
23
What Can I Do to Unhack My Life? with Gretchen ...
How does tech affect our happiness? Can it help us achieve it?
34 min
24
So Bob...We're Back!
Coming October 7
1 min
25
Do I Have the Right to Be Forgotten?
When are our photos no longer ours?
40 min
26
Is Targeting Creepy?
At what point does targeting cross the line from useful to creepy?
42 min
27
Minisode: Why Does Google Maps Need WiFi?
10 min
28
Are We at the End of Attention?
Has technology ruined our ability to focus?
31 min
29
Minisode: How Safe Are Password Managers?
What makes a good password anyway?
13 min
30
Is Technology Fueling Overwork?
Is my ability to work from anywhere actually hindering me?
33 min
31
Minisode: What Does My Smart Meter Say?
Should I be boycotting smart meters?
14 min
32
Who’s Been Recording Me While I Sleep?
What happens when an app records you in your sleep?
32 min
33
Internet: Good or Bad?
Is the internet ruining our lives?
23 min
34
So, Bob…what is this show?
Coming May 6.
2 min