Manoush Zomorodi appears in the following:
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
We click on things we agree with already. Here are some concrete steps to get out of our comfort zone and expose ourselves to different people, opinions, and voices online.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
If texting someone makes you feel connected, does it matter if there's a real person on the other end?
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
We spend a whole lot of time talking on our phones. But author, professor, and digital-era scholar Sherry Turkle questions whether they're real conversations.
Wednesday, October 07, 2015
Science says you really don't need to worry about carcinogens and WiFi. We sort through all of the research with Only Human's Mary Harris.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
This is a story about an incident that happened to 22-year-old web developer Jacky Alciné, the racist slur that caught him off-guard, and the machines behind it.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
With the latest iOS update, you can start using ad blockers on your phone. But should you?
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
A look at how the precedent set by the ad-blocking software Peace could affect online advertisers and the model many Internet companies use to generate income.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Creator of 'Texts From Your Ex' Elan Gale on the impulses behind texting with exes, and publishing the screenshots.
Wednesday, September 09, 2015
Price discrimination, or the "Schmo Tax," is how companies like Amazon post different prices depending on a shopper's zip code or online history. Sound fair?
Wednesday, September 02, 2015
A round-up of all the big questions we should be asking as the kids head back to school.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Tips from a professional online profile ghostwriter. Because, of course, that's a thing.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The future of creativity, the best ways to brainstorm, and the importance of free-association are all to be found through every techie's favorite toy: LEGO.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Sure, baby pictures are cute. But does that mean you should post them before a kid is old enough to give consent? We take a deep dive into the different philosophies out there.
Wednesday, August 05, 2015
Why would anyone buy six sweaters, only to never wear them? We visited Etsy's Usability Lab in search of some answers.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Tech entrepreneur Tristan Harris imagines technology without constant notifications - and a funding system that incentivizes techies to build it.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The resignation of Reddit's interim CEO, Ellen Pao, has made the company take a hard look at the bounds of acceptable speech on the site and what its obligations are to its users.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
A summer version of Bored and Brilliant, designed to get you rethinking your relationship with your smartphone. Works equally well on vacation, or when you WISH you were on vacation.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
"Book of Numbers" author Joshua Cohen answers our listener's question about serious writing in a world of texts, Twitter, and fleeting attention.
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
We check back in with two pioneers in space travel: businesswoman Anousheh Ansari, returned space tourist, and longtime space-enthusiast Lina Borozdina.
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Author and introvert advocate extraordinaire Susan Cain answers a listener's question about finding quiet places in a buzzing world.