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Spark

Spark

An ongoing conversation about technology and culture, hosted by Nora Young
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Spark 185 – June 10 & 13, 2012

06/08/12
On this episode of Spark Robot Pebbles, the Loyalty Leap, and Online Hoaxes. Click below to listen to the whole show, or download the MP3 ...

Full Interview: Mills Kelly on Lying About the Past

06/08/12
Mills Kelly, a history professor atGeorge Mason University, had a problem. His students just didn8217t seem to understand they can8217t ...

Full Interview: Kyle Gilpin on self-assembling robots

06/06/12
Robot comedians, robot game designers, robo-readers. On Spark, it seems like we8217ve explored almost every type of robot. Until we heard ...

Full Interview: Bryan Pearson on Customer Data and Privacy

06/05/12
We all know companies collect lots of data about their customer base. How can they use data effectively without violating our privacy, or, ...

Full Interview: Carlos Bueno on Teaching Kids Code Through Metaphor

06/04/12
There8217s been a lot of talk about whether or not learning computer programming language is as essential a skill as learning to read or ...

Spark 184 – June 3 & 6, 2012

06/01/12
On this episode of Spark Robo-readers, Livehoods, and Pre-crime Screening. Click below to listen to the whole show, or download the MP3 ...

Full Interview: Roel Vertegaal on Attentive User Interfaces

06/01/12
A while ago on Spark, I talked to Rohan Gunatillake, about meditation and digital culture. In our interview, he talked about the need to ...

Full Interview: Justin Cranshaw on “Livehoods”

05/30/12
You can think of a neighbourhood as a fixed boundary of streets, but for many of us, what we think of as our neighbourhood is more organic ...

Spark 183 – May 20 & 23, 2012

05/18/12
On this episode of Spark Phone Fonts, POV video, and Long-distance Love Tech. Click below to listen to the whole show, or download the MP3 ...

Full Interview: Steve Matteson on Designing Fonts for Mobile Tech

05/17/12
These days we spend a lot of time reading text on computer screens and small mobile devices. Steve Mattesonis Creative Type Director at ...

Full Interview: David Fewer on Canadian Copyright Reform

05/17/12
This week, Bill C-11, the copyright reform bill, came out of committee and now awaits third reading. We thought it was a good time to check ...

Spark 182 – May 13 & 16, 2012

05/11/12
On this episode of Spark Descriptive Cameras, Bio-hacking, and Forgiving Bad Design. Click below to listen to the whole show, or download ...