TWS286: Conversational Dial Tone

On May 10, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS286 logoOn the Show This Week: (something entirely different)

CQ: f you could imagine a project that should be crowdfunded, what would it be (and why would it be *necessary* that it exist). And please: Imagine Widely.

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TWS280: The Universe Will Learn To Conform

On April 6, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS280 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Animalice
  • Dubious Invention
  • Upper Space

CQ: Will the notion of a “workweek” in which you work at your job for several regular days in a row survive into the future, when days, weeks and other planetary-based time measurement become obsoleted by the travel into space — or is the traditional workweek timeframe already completely disrupted by globalization, individual entrepreneurship and the Internet of Tribes?

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TWS276: Post Consumer Wasted

On February 14, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS276 logoOn the show this week:

  • Confessional: Why am I eating a 6lb burger?
  • Historical Blindness (from TWS274)
  • A Base Instinct To Build Upon (from TWS275)

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CQ: Will artificial intelligence always be inferior to human intelligence, because it will always be perfectly understandable, whereas human intelligence seems impossible to fully understand?

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TWS275: Stay Grounded

On February 7, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS275 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • A Wondrous Age
  • Living Is Easy
  • Deity Doo Doo
  • Extras

CQ: Which will come first: the immersive, 3-D hologram or the near-human-level artificial intelligence, and why?

Full list of 27 articles after the jump!

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TWS274: Fundamental Psychics

On January 28, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS274 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Slightly Impregnated With Ghosts
  • A Base Instinct To Build Upon
  • What The Hecknology
  • Extras

CQ: Language is a technology, a software of communication. Just as our increasing easy of information access is preserving data formats and software, do you think there is less likelihood of permanent language change and loss than in, say, the medieval times, where English is a foreign country to modern speakers?

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TWS270: Time And Relative Dimentia In Space

On December 2, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS270 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Death, Live and In Between
  • Love and Marriage
  • Mysteries
  • UF Know
  • Extras

CQ: If you were to be put in suspended animation for a period of time, but could only choose one length of time to be brought back, how long would you choose? 10 years, 100 years, 10,000 years and why?

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TWS266: Time To Split Heirs Again

On October 22, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS266 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • It’s All In Your Head
  • Yeti Spaghetti
  • Extras

CQ: One of the problems with most films that depict the future is that they feel unrealistic: either not enough has changed, or too much. Discuss how your favourite time travel film deals with this, and what makes it successful or unsuccessful.

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TWS259: Freedom From Information Request

On August 28, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS259 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Extras

CQ: It seems like everyone is a creator of media these days — but is this just a fad reaction to the tools suddenly becoming accessible, or a genuine geologic shift in the base creativity of mankind?

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TWS255: Slowly Fast, Like Life As Melting Glacier

On July 23, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS255 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Healthy, Wealthy and Wise
  • Man’s Beast Friends
  • Extras

CQ: With the Internet making us globally connected, are we seeing an erosion of the concept of a “day” in favour of a “semi-random moment of synchronicity”?

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TWS254: Headstrong

On July 16, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS254 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Old Things
  • It’s All In The Head
  • Extras

CQ: Is it right for mankind to control their environment, or should we change ourselves instead? Is biogenetic engineering a better solution than climate engineering?

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