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Ep. 93 - Innovation, Consolidation, And Entrenched Industry Doctrines

Published 11/19/19

Ep. 92 - Political Game Theory And Self Driving Drama

Published 11/11/19

Ep. 91 - Ad Tech Intrigues With Shoshana Wodinsky

Published 11/05/19

Ep. 90 - Narrative Confirmation Bias, Loaded Questions In Congress, Molyneux’s Misinformation

Published 10/29/19

Ep. 89 - Building Liberland! How To Claim Your Own Sovereign Territory With Vit Jedlicka

Published 10/22/19

Ep. 88 - Occam's Razor, Hanlon's Razor, And Layers Of Conspiracy

Published 10/15/19

Ep. 87 - Deep Learning And AI With Mark Ryan

Published 10/08/19

Ep. 86 - Audio Augmented Reality And More Metaculus Predictions

Published 10/01/19

Ep. 85 - Metaculus: Aggregating Emotions, Expertise, And Data Into Prediction Engine

Published 09/24/19

Ep. 84 - Big Questions About The Universe With Anthony Aguirre

Published 09/17/19

Ep. 83 - Bitcoin Energy Alarmists, Musk And Ma In Different AI Universes, And Gab Picks A Fight

Published 09/10/19

Ep. 82 - Learning Should Be Free! Henry Abramson On Teaching Jewish History To The Global Classroom

Published 09/03/19

Ep. 81 - Junk Science, Click Bait, And Meaningless Experiments

Published 08/27/19

Ep. 80 - Tumblr And Fall: Challenges For The Quirky And Creative Platform

Published 08/20/19

Ep. 79 - Creating Virtual Worlds With Timoni West

Published 08/13/19

Ep. 78 - Bayesian Thinking: Flat Earth Priors, The Mises Brothers, And Curb Your Analogy

Published 08/06/19

Ep. 77 - Competitive Foosball

Published 07/30/19

Ep. 76 - Bitcoin And Google Invade Politics

Published 07/23/19

Ep. 75 - The Market Loves You: Jeffrey Tucker On The Nature Of Innovation

Published 07/16/19

Ep. 74 - Gerrymander USA, The End Of Civilization, And Monkey Business

Published 07/09/19

Ep. 73 - Talking Python With Michael Kennedy

Published 07/01/19

Ep. 72 - Voting Power, Consortiums, And Facebook's Currency

Published 06/24/19

Ep. 71 - Science And The City: From Urban Theory To Mobile Apps With Tassos Noulas

Published 06/18/19

Ep. 70 - Centralizers Vs Extremists And An Ode To The Podoverse

Published 06/11/19

Ep. 69 - Apple Unbundles ITunes, Cuba Update, And Content Distribution In The 21st Century

Published 06/04/19

Ep. 68 - 6 University Courses That Influenced Me In Surprising Ways

Published 05/28/19

Ep. 67 - Social Credit Scores And Re-education Camps In China

Published 05/21/19

Ep. 66 - Dennis Crowley, Hypertrending At Foursquare

Published 05/14/19

Ep. 65 - The Chance Of Something That Has Never Happened Before

Published 05/07/19

Ep. 64 - Pro Tips For Your Resume With Marc Cenedella

Published 04/30/19

Ep. 63 - Transfer Learning, Career Cliffs, And Investing For The Future With Bethany Crystal Of USV

Published 04/23/19

Ep. 62 - Capitalism, Competition, And Wealth: A Conversation With Denise Hearn

Published 04/16/19

Ep. 61 - Facebook Vs Capitalism

Published 04/09/19

Ep. 60 - Hilary Mason, Machine Learning Research In Action

Published 04/02/19

Ep. 59 - Internet In Cuba, Bitcoin In Venezuela

Published 03/26/19

Ep. 58 - Using Reflection From Media To Engineering With Mark Weiss

Published 03/19/19

Ep. 57 - Data Science Glut, Analogies, And Nearest Neighbors

Published 03/12/19

Ep. 56 - True News, Fake Faces, And Adversarial Algorithms

Published 03/05/19

Ep. 55 - Bitwise: A Life In Code With Author David Auerbach

Published 02/26/19

Ep. 54 - 5G And The AI AR VR Connection

Published 02/19/19

Ep. 53 - Live Behavioral Assessment Results With Swati Doshi

Published 02/12/19

Ep. 52 - A Look Back At Foursquare, What's Next, And Superuser Shoutout

Published 02/05/19

Ep. 51 - Swarm Lifelogging, Microsoft Evolving, And Sports Analyzing With Avneesh Kohli

Published 01/29/19

Ep. 50 - Gatekeepers Bypassed, Anonymous Tips, And Facebook's Familiar Frustrations

Published 01/22/19

Ep. 49 - Happier Maps, Better Routes, And The Tyranny Of Efficiency With Daniele Quercia

Published 01/15/19

Ep. 48 - Chasing The Perfect Voting System With Daniel Kronovet

Published 01/08/19

Ep. 47 - Max On Stage With The Year In Review

Published 01/01/19

Ep. 46 - The Audio Internet With Shani Offen

Published 12/25/18

Ep. 45 - Inside Google, Engineer Maryam Aly With A Comprehensive Account

Published 12/18/18

Ep. 44 - Ranking Foursquare Tips With Enrique Cruz

Published 12/11/18

Ep. 43 - Self Driving Cars And The Cycle Of Adoption

Published 12/04/18

Ep. 42 - Untouched Civilizations, Media Evolution, And GPlus Collections

Published 11/27/18

Ep. 41 - The Presidents And Communication Technology With David Pietrusza

Published 11/20/18

Ep. 40 - Charlie Oliver On Tech 2025, Open And Thought Provoking Conversations About Our Near Future

Published 11/13/18

Ep. 39 - Paradox

Published 11/06/18

Ep. 38 - Predictions Panel On Virtual Services, Rise Of The Outer Suburbs, And Zombie Coins

Published 10/30/18

Ep. 37 - Naomi Brockwell On Blockchain Tech And Producing For YouTube And TV

Published 10/23/18

Ep. 36 - The Google Graveyard

Published 10/16/18

Ep. 35 - Camille Fournier And The Manager's Path

Published 10/09/18

Ep. 34 - Data Engineering With Joe Crobak, Foundations Of Smart Software

Published 10/02/18

Ep. 33 - Ads, Bias, Censorship, Democracy

Published 09/25/18

Ep. 32 - Woohoo No Work! Cross Examining My Sabbatical Plans

Published 09/18/18

Ep. 31 - The Problem Of Causality With Shirin Mojarad

Published 09/11/18

Ep. 30 - Entropy Is A Decision Tree: Game Of Thrones Predictions

Published 09/04/18

Ep. 29 - Bitcoin, Blockchain, And Decentralization With @clydevanel Of The New York State Assembly

Published 08/28/18

Ep. 28 - Alex Jones, Jack Dorsey, And The Censorious Social Media Reporters

Published 08/21/18

Ep. 27 - Big Algo, Fat Tails, And Converging Priors

Published 08/14/18

Ep. 26 - Chris Messina On Conversational Commerce, Relationship Design, And The Future Of Brands

Published 08/07/18

Ep. 25 - The Great Twitter Purge Of 2018

Published 07/31/18

Ep. 24 - Enjoying The A.I. Summer With Christian Hubbs

Published 07/24/18

Ep. 23 - NLP In The Lands Of Foursquare With Kris Concepcion

Published 07/17/18

Ep. 22 - Bayes Rulez, Death To P-Hacking!

Published 07/10/18

Ep. 21 - Probability, Belief, And The Truth

Published 07/03/18

Ep. 20 - Imperfect Bots, Marketplaces, And The AI Economy

Published 06/26/18

Ep. 19 - Information Theory With Daniel Kronovet, Horse Racing, And Fractional Bits

Published 06/19/18

Ep 18 - AI Gone Psychopathic, Embellishment Vs Fact

Published 06/12/18

Ep. 17 - Comedy And Big Data Mixed Up With @robbiethefire

Published 06/05/18

Ep. 16 - Overfitting Toddlers And Underfitting Curmudgeons

Published 05/29/18

Ep. 15 - Poke, Chipotle, Green Needle: Data To Headline With Sarah Spagnolo

Published 05/22/18

Ep. 14 - Robot Communism Sucks, And AI On Line One

Published 05/15/18

Ep 13 - Applied Artificial Intelligence With Mariya Yao

Published 05/08/18

Ep. 12 - Virtual Friends & Enemies, Building Products That Look Out For Us With Marissa Chacko

Published 05/01/18

Ep. 11 - Max Speaks To CS Undergrads @ The Yale Computer Society

Published 04/24/18

Ep. 10 - Zuckerberg Testifies, The Great Moderation War Continues

Published 04/17/18

Ep. 9 - Fixing Facebook And Lindy's Law

Published 04/10/18

Ep. 8 - Bad Ideas, The Power Of Suggestion, And Marsbot

Published 04/03/18

Ep. 7 - Dennis Crowley On Inspiration, Innovation, And Future Tech

Published 03/27/18

Ep. 6 - Facebook Data And The Election, Decentralization To The Rescue

Published 03/20/18

Ep. 5 - Bitcoin, Ethereum, And What's A Smart Contract Anyway?

Published 03/13/18

Ep. 4 - Codebreaking, Bizarro Harry Potter, And The Proper Way To Gerrymander

Published 03/06/18

Ep. 3 - The Perfect 10, Foursquare's Rating System

Published 02/27/18

Ep. 2 - Maryam Aly On Building A Global User Base: Translation, Localization, And I18n

Published 02/19/18

Ep. 1 - Bayesian Inference Applied To The Hawaii ICBM Scare

Published 02/13/18

Ep. 0 - The Great Beginning, And How To Update Your Beliefs

Published 02/03/18