Human Factors Cast

Human Factors Cast

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Take a deeper look into the human element in our ever changing digital world. Human Factors Cast is a podcast that investigates the sciences of psychology, engineering, biomechanics, industrial design, physiology and anthropometry and how it affects our i


E133 - Drone Regulations, Drone Deliveries, Drone Taxis
Jun 18 • 60 min
Today is June 18rd, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Europe publishes common drone rules, giving operators a year to prepare…
E132 - Banning Drivers, Amazon’s Drones, and Robot Arms
Jun 10 • 60 min
Today is June 10rd, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Driverless cars: once they’re on the road, human drivers should be banned…
E131 - Traffic Lights, MIT’s HERMES Robot, and Digital Meditation
Jun 3 • 51 min
Today is June 3rd, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Intelligent pedestrian traffic lights: New system by TU Graz automatically recognises pedestrians’ intent to cross the road…
E130 - Tesla Crashes, Deepfakes, Amazon’s Emotion Wearable
May 27 • 63 min
Today is May 27th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Tesla on Autopilot Slams into stalled car on highway, expect more of this……
Bonus: A Preview of the 2019 ErgoX Exoskeleton Symposium: Exoskeletons in the Workplace and Beyond
May 7 • 54 min
Presenter(s): Nicholas Roome, Blake Arnsdorff, Chris Reid, Hongwei Hsaio, Bill Marras Description: 2018 saw the return of ErgoX in a new symposium format dedicated to the user centered design of new disruptive technology…in this case exoskeletons. Lessons…
E129 - Robot Traffic Stops, Ethical AI, and High-Tech Hospital
May 6 • 55 min
Today is May 6th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Sabrina Moran. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Google Introduces New Feature to Auto-Delete Your Location and Activity Data…
E128 - AI Stores, Speech from the Brain, and Amazon AI Termination
Apr 29 • 63 min
Today is April 29nd, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Walmart unveils an AI-powered store of the future, now open to the public…
E127 - Data Collection Icons, Life-Saving Watch, Home Robot
Apr 22 • 53 min
Today is April 22nd, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. A Preview of the 2019 ErgoX Exoskeleton Symposium: Exoskeletons in the Workplace and Beyond https://www.hfes.org/events/webinar-series/past-webinars…
E126 - Police Tracking via Google, Astronaut Twins, and Scrubbing out Cancer
Apr 16 • 58 min
Today is April 16th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. A Preview of the 2019 ErgoX Exoskeleton Symposium: Exoskeletons in the Workplace and Beyond https://www.hfes.org/events/webinar-series/past-webinars…
E125 - Tesla Stickers, Computers for Field Workers, HIPAA-Compliant Alexa Skill
Apr 8 • 49 min
Today is April 8th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Three Small Stickers in Intersection Can Cause Tesla Autopilot to Swerve Into Wrong Lane…
E124 - HCS 2019 Recap, Google Stadia, and The Future of Wearables
Apr 1 • 63 min
Today is April 1st, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Elyse Hallett. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Google Unveils Gaming Platform Stadia, A Competitor To Xbox, PlayStation And PC…
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Matt Nare
Mar 28 • 18 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Matt Nare from #HCS2019 Follow Matt: https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthew-nare-93015297/ Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast Follow us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Follow us…
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Ken Catchpole
Mar 28 • 13 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Ken Catchpole from #HCS2019 Follow Ken: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ken-catchpole-18068b3/ https://education.musc.edu/MUSCApps/facultydirectory/Catchpole-Kenneth Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast…
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Joy Rivera
Mar 27 • 24 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Joy Rivera from #HCS2019 Follow Joy: https://www.linkedin.com/in/a-joy-rivera-91b4641a/ Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast Follow us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Follow us…
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Joseph Keebler
Mar 27 • 21 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Joseph Keebler from #HCS2019 Follow Joe: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=yoywHOwAAAAJ&hl=en www.josephkeebler.com Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast Follow us on LinkedIn:…
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Susan McDonald
Mar 26 • 14 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Susan McDonald from #HCS2019 Follow Susan: https://www.linkedin.com/in/susan-mcdonald-6953022b/ Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast Follow us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast…
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Farzan Sasangohar
Mar 26 • 15 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Farzan Sasangohar from #HCS2019 Follow Farzan: [email protected] Acelab.tamu.edu Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast Follow us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Follow us on…
#HCS2019 Bonus Interview with Tara Cohen
Mar 25 • 15 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Tara Cohen from #HCS2019 On this bonus episode, we interview Tara about working as an Embedded Researcher within a Hospital Environment. Follow Tara: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tara-cohen-10b34534/ Support us on…
E123 - HCS 2019 Preview, Irregular Heartbeats, and Killer Robots
Mar 18 • 60 min
Today is March 18th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome, Blake Arnsdorff and Elyse Hallett. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Apple and Stanford’s Apple Watch study identified irregular heartbeats in over 2,000 patients…
E122 - Smart Cities, Drone Traffic Control, and CDC False Alarms
Feb 28 • 54 min
Today is February 28th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Win a trip to HFES Healthcare Symposium 2019! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca2/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Microsoft workers are…
E121 - Darpa Smart Bandages, VR Surgery Tool, and Avoiding Red Lights
Feb 18 • 53 min
Today is February 18th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Win a trip to HFES Healthcare Symposium 2019! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca2/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Medivis has launched its…
E120 - Facial Recognition, VR at the Movies, and Gun Control
Feb 11 • 63 min
Today is February 11th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Win a trip to HFES Healthcare Symposium 2019! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca2/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Amazon is trying to…
E119 - Robot Valet, Laughing Brain Surgery, and CAPTCHAs
Feb 4 • 56 min
Today is February 4nd, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Win a trip to HFES Healthcare Symposium 2019! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca2/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Ford is letting some…
E118 - Automated Jobs, Kids Screen Time and Inclusive Design
Jan 28 • 47 min
Today is January 28th, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Jaguar’s “pod projection” tech signals driverless cars’ intentions…
E117 - Security Cams, Disaster Response, and Best of CES
Jan 21 • 59 min
Today is January 1st, 2019 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS This Jeff Bezos-backed security cam is designed to scare criminals…
E116 - 2018 Recap (Part 2)
Jan 14 • 44 min
Today is January 14th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. We review our 2018 predictions, and go over the second half of this year’s Human Factors News stories! Support us on Patreon:…
E115 - 2018 Recap (Part 1)
Dec 17, 2018 • 56 min
Today is December 18th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. We review our 2018 predictions, and go over the first half of this year’s Human Factors News stories! Support us on Patreon:…
E114 - Robot Janitors, Google’s Dragonfly, and Video Game Therapy
Dec 10, 2018 • 57 min
Today is December 10th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Enter for a chance to win an annual membership to HFES: http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca1/? HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Robot Janitors…
#HFESA2018 Bonus Episode
Dec 3, 2018 • 65 min
Today is December 3rd, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Matteo Vinci. On the show this week, Matteo walks us through his experience at HFES Australia 2018! Support us on Patreon:…
E113 - Brain Interfaces, Drone Standards, and Sleepy Pilots
Dec 3, 2018 • 59 min
Today is December 3rd, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Enter for a chance to win an annual membership to HFES: http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca1/? Please take our HFES Bonus Episode…
E112 - Afterlife with Chatbots, VR Roller Skates, and Air Travel Experience
Nov 26, 2018 • 65 min
Today is November 26th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Enter for a chance to win an annual membership to HFES: http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca1/? Please take our HFES Bonus Episode…
E111 - Gait Recognition, Bias in A.I., VR Railway Safety, MRI VR App
Nov 12, 2018 • 53 min
Human Factors Cast E111 - Gait Recognition, Bias in A.I., VR Railway Safety, MRI VR App Today is November 12th, 2018 and it’s an all-new Human Factors Cast hosted by Blake Arnsdorff with Elyse Hallett. Enter our giveaway for a chance to win an annual…
E110 - Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles and Politics in the Workplace
Nov 5, 2018 • 58 min
Today is November 5th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Please take our HFES Bonus Episode Survey! It is only 7 questions long and it helps let us know what kind of content you want us to make!…
E109 - TSA Biometrics, Failed Soyuz Launch, LA’s Test Tunnel
Oct 22, 2018 • 59 min
Today is October 22nd, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Please take our HFES Bonus Episode Survey! It is only 7 questions long and it helps let us know what kind of content you want us to make!…
#HFES2018 Bonus Episode
Oct 15, 2018 • 49 min
Join us for our bonus episode from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, go over our thoughts on this year’s conference. Support us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/humanfactorscast Follow us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Follow us on…
E108 - Default Passwords, Smart Intersections, and Fonts to Remember
Oct 15, 2018 • 56 min
Today is October 15th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Please take our HFES Bonus Episode Survey! It is only 7 questions long and it helps let us know what kind of content you want us to make!…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With David Rempel And Chris Reid
Oct 12, 2018 • 14 min
Join us for our bonus interview with David Rempel and Chris Reid from #HFES2018 and ErgoX On this bonus episode, we interview David and Chris about this year’s ErgoX exoskeleton symposium. To find out more information about ErgoX, visit:…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Gaby Hancock And Ellen Bass
Oct 4, 2018 • 21 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Gaby Hancock and Ellen Bass from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Gaby and Ellen about the Women’s leadership in HFE: past present and future panel. To find out how to get involved with supporting women…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Peter And Gaby Hancock
Oct 4, 2018 • 25 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Peter and Gaby Hancock from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Peter and Gaby about the intricacies of the perception of time. To learn more about The Conversation,…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Kermit Davis
Oct 4, 2018 • 19 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Kermit Davis from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Kermit about his involvement with HFES initiatives, what efforts have been accomplished over the past year as his role as President Elect of HFES, and…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Tony Andre
Oct 4, 2018 • 19 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Tony Andre from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Tony about his involvement with developing various HFES initiatives, the International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, and a…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Amanda Klinger
Oct 4, 2018 • 16 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Amanda Klinger from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Amanda about the misconceptions surrounding “school violence” and how Educator’s School Safety is working to train educators in classroom environments.…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Susan Hallbeck
Oct 4, 2018 • 19 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Susan Hallbeck from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Susan about her involvement with HFES and the structure of the organization. To find out more about Susan or HFES, visit: www.hfes.org…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Tammy Griffith
Oct 4, 2018 • 18 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Tammy Griffith from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Tammy about school safety, and how to use virtual environments to help facilitate training for scenarios involving school violence. Support us on…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Mica Endsley
Oct 3, 2018 • 14 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Mica Endsley from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Mica about her research, and her involvement with HFES and the US Government as the Chair of the Government Relations Committee To find out more about…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Valerie Rice
Oct 3, 2018 • 23 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Valerie Rice from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Valerie about her research, her involvement with HFES as outgoing president, and some of the initiatives HFES has taken over the last year to improve…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Doug Mitchell
Oct 3, 2018 • 13 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Doug Mitchell from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Doug about his Next Generation Radio initiative at NPR and how it relates to Human Factors To follow more of Doug’s work, visit:…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Marilyn Mobley And Sylvain Bruni
Oct 3, 2018 • 19 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Dr. Marilyn Mobley and Sylvain Bruni from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Marilyn and Sylvain about diversity in Human Factors, the importance of mentorship, and how to get involved. To follow more of…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Adam Braly
Oct 2, 2018 • 15 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Adam Braly from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Adam Braly about his Human Factors Prize winning research “Augmented Reality Improves Procedural Work on an International Space Station Science Instrument”…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Claire Dickinson
Oct 2, 2018 • 13 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Claire Dickinson from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Claire Dickinson about the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors collaboration with Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. To follow more…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Nancy Cooke
Oct 2, 2018 • 15 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Nancy Cooke from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Nancy Cooke about her research at the Center for Human, Artificial Intelligence, and Robot Teaming and the Past Presidents Forum To follow more of Nancy’s…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Keith Fawcett
Oct 2, 2018 • 17 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Keith Fawcett from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Keith Fawcett about the role of Human Factors in the sinking of the El Faro merchant ship. To find out more about Keith, or the El Faro, visit:…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With David Azari
Oct 2, 2018 • 19 min
Join us for our bonus interview with David Azari from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview David Azari about his Alphonse Chapanis Best Student Paper Award winning research for “Can Surgical Performance for Varying Experience Be Measured From…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Nick Adkins
Oct 2, 2018 • 20 min
Join us for our bonus interview with Nick Adkins from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Nick Adkins about diversity in Human Factors as well as his #pinksocks movement. To follow more of Nick Adkins’ work, visit: https://twitter.com/nickisnpdx…
#HFES2018 Bonus Interview With Sudhakar Rajulu
Oct 1, 2018 • 19 min
Join us for our first of many interviews from #HFES2018 On this bonus episode, we interview Sudhakar Rajulu about his involvement with NASA Johnson Space Center Anthropometry and Biomechanics Facility. To follow more of Sudhakar’s work, visit:…
#HFES2018 and ErgoX Preview Bonus Episode
Sep 29, 2018 • 35 min
Today is September 29th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. On this bonus episode, we go over: Our planned interview coverage On-site career center Social networking events Ergo-X Poster sessions Panels…
E107 - Walmart VR Training, Pressurized Cabin Failures, and Rural Human Factors
Sep 24, 2018 • 53 min
Human Factors Cast E107 - Walmart VR Training, Pressurized Cabin Failures, and Rural Human Factors Today is September 24th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Walmart is putting 17,000…
E106 - Brain Interfaces, Space Tourism, and Apple Watch
Sep 17, 2018 • 57 min
Today is September 17th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Are Digital Devices Altering Our Brains? https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/are-digital-devices-altering-our-brains/…
E105 - Killing URLs, Bleeding Robots, and Decision-detecting AI
Sep 10, 2018 • 59 min
Today is September 10th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Google Wants to Kill the URL…
E104 - Reproducing Science, deepWay Navigation, and Robotic Implants
Sep 4, 2018 • 61 min
Today is September 4th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Scientists Only Able to Reproduce Results for 13 out…
E103 - S18 Demo, Fusion Telepresence, and Smart Roads
Aug 28, 2018 • 54 min
Today is August 28th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Here are the 63 startups that launched today at Y…
E102 - Working After Hours, Body Scanners, and Robot Eye Contact
Aug 20, 2018 • 55 min
Today is August 20th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HFES Auction…
E101 - Robots Begging for their Lives, Turning Right, and Stolen Planes
Aug 13, 2018 • 49 min
Today is August 13th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Woodrow Gustafson. WIN A TRIP TO HFES! https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/2066ebca0/ HFES Auction…
E100 - DARPAs AI, Machine Learning Ethics, and Healthcare Breakthroughs
Aug 6, 2018 • 56 min
Today is August 6th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. https://www.hfes.org/ContentCMS/ContentPages/oWSPFGFfdPI%3D/?Id=5KI0M6BGT40=#Auction HUMAN FACTORS NEWS DARPA pushes for AI that can explain its…
#AHFE2018 Bonus Episode
Jul 25, 2018 • 47 min
Today is July 25th 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Logan Clark. This is our #AHFE2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) in Orlando! Keynote…
Human Factors Cast E099 - Everyone Agrees on AI Weapons, VR, and Data
Jul 23, 2018 • 50 min
Today is July 23rd, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Jeff Olson. https://www.hfes.org/ContentCMS/ContentPages/oWSPFGFfdPI%3D/?Id=5KI0M6BGT40=#Auction HUMAN FACTORS NEWS DeepMind, Elon Musk and more pledge not to make…
Human Factors Cast E098 - Galactic Planes, Flying Trains, and Facebook Data
Jul 16, 2018 • 61 min
Today is July 16th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. https://www.hfes.org/ContentCMS/ContentPages/oWSPFGFfdPI%3D/?Id=5KI0M6BGT40=#Auction HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Virgin Galactic wants to launch space…
Human Factors Cast E097 - Rising Technologies and Facial Recognition Passports
Jul 9, 2018 • 63 min
Today is July 9th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS ‘Your face will be your passport:’ Qantas passengers start using biometrics…
Human Factors Cast E096 - Privacy Bills, Dark Patterns, and Correcting Machines
Jul 2, 2018 • 55 min
Human Factors Cast E096 - Privacy Bills, Dark Patterns, and Correcting Machines Today is July 2nd, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS California Lawmakers Pass Bill Stopping Companies…
Human Factors Cast E095 - Learning skills in AR, Robot Survey, and Electronic Skin
Jun 25, 2018 • 43 min
Today is June 25th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Mastering Reality with Project North Star…
Human Factors Cast E094 - Virtual Organization, Army’s Exoskeleton, and Google’s AI Principles
Jun 18, 2018 • 64 min
Today is June 18th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HFE WOMAN Nominations http://hfwomensgroup.com/awards HUMAN FACTORS NEWS People recall information better through virtual reality…
Human Factors Cast E093 - Robot Butlers, Designing for Evil, and Hololens Accessibility
Jun 4, 2018 • 64 min
Today is June 4th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff & Elyse Hallett. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS California will allow autonomous cars to pick up passengers…
Human Factors Cast E092 - Alexa Hacks, Self-Driving Cars, Robot counselor, Uber crash report
May 28, 2018 • 71 min
Today is May 28st, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff & Elyse Hallett. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Your Worst Alexa Nightmares Are Coming True…
Human Factors Cast E091 - Tactile Expressions, Yanny Laurel, and Accessibility Controllers
May 21, 2018 • 59 min
Today is May 21st„ 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Feel What This Robot Feels Through Tactile Expressions…
Human Factors Cast E090 - Calm Interfaces, FAA Drone Testing, and Google IO 2018
May 14, 2018 • 50 min
Today is May 14th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Brian McDonald. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Everything Google announced at #io18…
#UXPABOS2018 Bonus Episode
May 14, 2018 • 48 min
Today is May 14th 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Brian McDonald. This is our #UXPABos2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of User Experience Professionals Association…
Human Factors Cast E089 - Surveillance Technology, Brain Disorders, and Screen Use
May 7, 2018 • 62 min
Today is May 7th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Oakland Passes Nation’s Strongest Surveillance Technology Ordinance Yet…
Human Factors Cast E088 - Baymax Arms, Touchable Walls, and VR Chat Rooms
Apr 30, 2018 • 60 min
Today is April 30th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. HUMAN FACTORS NEWS Force Jacket: Pneumatically-Actuated Jacket for Embodied Haptic Experiences - Disney Research Design and Fabrication of a Soft…
#CHI2018 Bonus Episode 2
Apr 26, 2018 • 74 min
Today is April 26th 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Woodrow Gustafson. This is the second #CHI2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of ACM CHI Conference on Human…
#CHI2018 Bonus Episode 1
Apr 24, 2018 • 80 min
Today is April 24th 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Woodrow Gustafson. This is the first #CHI2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of ACM CHI Conference on Human…
Human Factors Cast E087 - Cyber Accord, Boeing Engine Failure, and Medical Transports
Apr 23, 2018 • 39 min
Today is April 23rd, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Ford launches on-demand medical transportation service Woman Killed, 7 Hurt in Mid-Air Exploding Engine Incident Facebook, Microsoft and others…
Human Factors Cast E086 - Legislating AI, Simulated Humans, and Kids’ Data
Apr 18, 2018 • 57 min
Today is April 17th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Tesla Was Kicked Off Fatal Crash Probe by NTSB After Millions of Trials, These Simulated Humans Learned to Do Perfect Backflips and Cartwheels…
Human Factors Cast Infinite E001
Apr 11, 2018 • 52 min
Thank you for becoming a patron! We’re excited to present our first episode of Human Factors Cast Infinite! In our debut episode, we talk about a variety of topics, including the argument for digital/physical media, podcast recommendations, and phat fudge.
Human Factors Cast E085 - MIT’s Jawbone, Microsoft’s Smart Playmat, and Prosthetic Memory
Apr 9, 2018 • 66 min
Today is April 9th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Military-Funded Study Successfully Tests ‘Prosthetic Memory’ Brain Implants Computer system transcribes words users “speak silently” Microsoft AI…
Human Factors Cast E084 - Disney’s Robots, Data Concerns, and Cybersecurity
Apr 2, 2018 • 62 min
Today is April 2nd, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. New York City is launching public cybersecurity tools to keep residents from getting hacked The Internet of Things and Consumer Product Hazards Tiny…
#HFESHealth 2018 Bonus EP2
Mar 28, 2018 • 49 min
Today is March 28th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff dand Elyse Hallett. This is the second #HFESHealth 2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES Healthcare Symposium…
#HFESHealth 2018 Bonus EP1
Mar 27, 2018 • 64 min
Today is March 27th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. This is the first #HFESHealth 2018 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES Healthcare Symposium in Boston! The Dirty…
Human Factors Cast E083 - Broken Psychology, and Day 1 of #HFESHealth
Mar 26, 2018 • 59 min
Today is March 26th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Pressing a button is more challenging than appears Psychologists Have a Plan to Fix the Broken Science of Psychology Here are 64 startups that…
Human Factors Cast E082 - Flying Taxis, Fatal Uber Crash, and Mind-Uploading
Mar 19, 2018 • 53 min
Today is March 19th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Larry Page’s Flying Taxis, Now Exiting Stealth Mode Uber Halts Autonomous Car Tests After Fatal Crash in Arizona A startup is pitching a…
Human Factors Cast E081 - Aviation Safety, Spread of False News, and Microsoft VR Touch Methods
Mar 12, 2018 • 61 min
Today is March 12th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. The State of Aviation Safety RAD is a new system to help the visually impaired play racing games The spread of true and false news online Elon…
Human Factors Cast E080 - Nokia’s Smart Jacket, Happy Spacesuits, and Microsoft Soundscape
Mar 5, 2018 • 55 min
Today is February 27th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Nokia made a smart, fashionable jacket for first responders The next generation of spacesuits will be fitted with special technology to keep…
Human Factors Cast E079 - VR Canes, Storyline, and IBM’s Watson in VR
Feb 26, 2018 • 61 min
Today is February 27th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Storyline lets you build and publish Alexa skills without coding Google’s new AI algorithm predicts heart disease by looking at your eyes…
Human Factors Cast E078 - Drone Aircraft Crash, Smart Glasses for the Blind, and Tesla Design Flaws
Feb 19, 2018 • 57 min
Today is February 19th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Smart Glasses from eSight are changing blind people’s lives by enabling them to see What May Be U.S.’s First Drone-Linked Aircraft Crash is…
Human Factors Cast E077 - Disney’s autonomous robots, Hippocratic Oath, SmartSuit
Feb 12, 2018 • 62 min
Today is February 12th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. All 71 on crashed Russian plane are killed Disney has begun populating its parks with autonomous, personality-driven robots Should Data…
Human Factors Cast E076 - Strava’s Data, Remote Air Traffic Control, and Flight Delays
Feb 6, 2018 • 44 min
Today is February 6th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. A London Airport Is Getting an Upgraded Air Traffic Control Tower—80 Miles Away From All the Planes Google is using AI to predict flight delays…
Human Factors Cast E075 - VR Skiing, Ford’s Autonomous Robocops, and Amazon Go
Jan 29, 2018 • 52 min
Today is January 29th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and special guest Joe Ott. VR helps US Olympic ski and snowboard teams prep for South Korea Ford Files Patent for Autonomous Robocop Car That…
Human Factors Cast E074 - Death Predicting AI, Life Saving Drones, and Apple’s Redesign
Jan 22, 2018 • 60 min
Today is January 22nd, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. The AI Used to Sell You More Stuff Can Now Read Better Than a Human New AI System Predicts How Long Patients Will Live With Startling Accuracy…
Human Factors Cast E073 - Hawaii Emergency, Best of CES 2018, and FDA’s Algorithm
Jan 15, 2018 • 56 min
Today is Jamuary 15th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. AAA is testing self-driving cars to see how safe they are FITT360 is a 360-degree camcorder you wear around your neck FDA Approves…
Human Factors Cast E072 - Googling in 2017, Amazon’s Black Mirror, Mind Controlled VR
Jan 8, 2018 • 55 min
Today is January 8th, 2018 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Here’s what people were Googling in 2017 CaliBurger’s new kiosk uses facial recognition to take orders New York will tackle unfair biases in…
Human Factors Cast E071 - 2017 Review, 2018 Predictions (Part 2)
Dec 25, 2017 • 65 min
Today is December 18th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. 2017 Predictions 2017 Stories recap 2018 Predictions Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Follow us on…
Human Factors Cast E070 - 2017 Review, 2018 Predictions (Part 1)
Dec 18, 2017 • 52 min
Today is December 18th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. 2017 Predictions 2017 Stories recap 2018 Predictions Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/humanfactorscast Follow us on…
Human Factors Cast E069 - Cities Hacked, Robots Legislated, and Human Killing AI
Dec 11, 2017 • 63 min
Today is December 11th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Ransomware Shut Down a Whole North Carolina County San Francisco Just Put the Brakes on Delivery Robots Sony begins 14-day in-home PSVR trial…
Human Factors Cast E068 - Spacesuits, Haptic Gloves, and Alexa in the Office
Dec 4, 2017 • 63 min
Today is December 4th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Spacesuit ‘take me home’ feature could save lost astronauts California DMV Ditches Rule to Limit Liability for Self-Driving Car Manufacturers…
Human Factors Cast E067 - Toyota’s Bears, Pills With Sensors, Bodycam Civil Rights Fail
Nov 27, 2017 • 61 min
SAVE NET NEUTRALITY - https://www.battleforthenet.com/ Today is November 27th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. You can virtually inhabit Toyota’s new humanoid robot The FDA Just Approved a Pill With…
Human Factors Cast E066 - Star Wars Battlefront Controversy, Ford Exoskeletons, and VR Museums
Nov 13, 2017 • 55 min
AI Startup Embodied Intelligence Wants Robots to Learn From Humans in Virtual Reality Ford Assembly Line Workers Try Out Exoskeleton Tech to Boost Performance Virtual driving instructor and close-to-reality driving simulator Former Facebook President…
Human Factors Cast E065 - Bionic Eyes, Trucker Hats, and Not-Racist AIs
Nov 6, 2017 • 61 min
Today is November 6th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Microsoft HoloLens is now certified protective eyewear Robots With Artificial Intelligence Become Racist and Sexist—Scientists Think They’ve…
Human Factors Cast E064 - ATC Drones, Amazon Key, LA Ride Share
Oct 30, 2017 • 62 min
Today is October 30th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Air traffic controllers may get a break from non-stop drone reports Amazon Key opens your home for indoor deliveries LA Looks to Rideshare to…
Human Factors Cast E063 - Government Nudges, Adobe’s Announcements, and Brain Training
Oct 23, 2017 • 67 min
Today is October 23rd, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Do people like government ‘nudges’? Study says: Yes -Drivers are less cautious at railway crossings -Adobe says it wants AI to amplify human…
Human Factors Cast E062 - Oculus Go, VR Healthcare, Cochlear iPhones
Oct 16, 2017 • 55 min
Today is October 9th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -California DMV tweaks rules to allow completely driverless cars -Oculus Go is VR’s biggest milestone, and its greatest compromise -VR in…
#HFES2017 Bonus EP04
Oct 13, 2017 • 20 min
Today is October 13th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome joined by Blake Arnsdorff. This is the fourth HFES2017 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES in Austin! -Plenary session on Beyond…
#HFES2017 Bonus EP03
Oct 13, 2017 • 47 min
Today is October 12th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff with special guest Logan Clark. This is the third HFES2017 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES in Austin! -Break…
#HFES2017 Bonus EP02
Oct 11, 2017 • 33 min
Today is October 11th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. This is the second HFES2017 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES in Austin! -Potpourri Talks: Studies about…
#HFES2017 Bonus EP 01
Oct 11, 2017 • 54 min
Today is October 10th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. This is an HFES2017 bonus episode! We talk about all the exciting news coming out of HFES in Austin! -Nancy Cook gave a speech on how to address…
Human Factors Cast E061 -HFES, Digital Bandages, Google’s New Devices, & 80’s UIs
Oct 10, 2017 • 40 min
Today is October 9th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Intel introduces IoT provisioning solution to help install devices automatically -Chatbots are coming to HoloLens and they’ll help workers make…
Human Factors Cast E060 - Rocket Ships, Infectious Disease Detection, and Brain Games
Oct 2, 2017 • 61 min
Today is October 2nd, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Elon Musk’s Rocket Travel Plan Is Def Possible, Def Bananas -Fighting Cholera With a Smartphone -The 5 biggest announcements from today’s Amazon…
Human Factors Cast E059 - Amazon’s glasses, mind probes, and rating histogram charts
Sep 25, 2017 • 61 min
Today is September 25th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. ——News—— -iOS 11 Is Full of Tiny Design Inconsistencies -Amazon reportedly working on Alexa-enabled ‘smart glasses’ -Here Are the First Hints…
Human Factors Cast E058 - Weaponizing AI, Self-Driving Car Guidance, and Seat Disguises for Science
Sep 18, 2017 • 63 min
Today is September 18th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Hackers Have Already Started to Weaponize Artificial Intelligence -U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has introduced a new set of…
Human Factors Cast E057 - Alexa’s Got Skills, Equifax Hack, and Game Developer Tricks
Sep 11, 2017 • 62 min
Today is September 11th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Alexa now responds to certain questions with skills that can help you when Alexa can’t A design flaw makes it easy to hack Siri & Alexa Equifax…
Human Factors Cast E056 - Caretaker Robots, Ubiquitous Voice Assistants, and Health Companion Apps
Sep 4, 2017 • 64 min
Today is September 4th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. Robot caregivers are saving the elderly from lives of loneliness Alexa and Cortana Are on Speaking Terms Going to the doctor is a pain. Can…
Human Factors Cast E055 - Space Suits, Web Based Learning, and Blockchain Design
Aug 28, 2017 • 51 min
Today is August 28th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Musk shows off SpaceX’s custom spacesuit -Amazon’s new education tool helps students become better writers -Why blockchain needs design -Use of…
Human Factors Cast E054 - Alexa Exoskeletons, Cell Data Laws, and Autonomous Wheelchairs
Aug 21, 2017 • 66 min
Today is August 21st, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Alexa can now steer exoskeletons -Apple, FB, Google, & other tech giants tell the Supreme Court to protect cell phone data in a key upcoming case…
Human Factors Cast E053 - Telephone Numbers, VR Crime Scenes, and Disney’s Robots
Aug 14, 2017 • 41 min
Today is August 14th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -HOW YOUR PHONE NUMBER BECAME THE ONLY USERNAME THAT MATTERS -Blizzard and DeepMind turn StarCraft II into an AI research lab -Startup Neurable…
Human Factors Cast E052 - Darpa’s BS Detector, Hyperloop, and All Controller
Aug 7, 2017 • 58 min
Today is August 7th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Woodrow Gustafson. -Darpa Wants to Build a BS Detector for Science -The All Controller controls all your consoles -Hyperloop One’s passenger pod…
Human Factors Cast E051 - Boring Elevators, Disney’s Facial Recognition, and Smart Guns
Jul 31, 2017 • 62 min
Today is July 31st, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Elon Musk shares footage of The Boring Company’s first working car elevator -Disney Is Building Facial Recognition to Figure Out When You’ll Laugh…
Human Factors Cast E050 - Our Very Heavy VR Themed Special
Jul 24, 2017 • 54 min
Today is July 24th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Google Glass is officially back with a clearer vision -In a fragmented VR market, one company wants to unite them all -This ‘shape-display’ robot…
Human Factors Cast E049 - Delivery Bots, Third Thumbs, and Futurist Stairs
Jul 17, 2017 • 53 min
Today is July 17th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Want to Stop Distracted Driving? Start by Figuring Out How People Really Drive -How L’Oréal is using VR to make decisions in its New York HQ…
Human Factors Cast E048 - Brain Interface Ethics, 180 VR, Internet Drones
Jul 3, 2017 • 54 min
Today is July 3rd, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -The mere presence of your smartphone reduces brain power, study shows -YouTube’s VR180 solves some of VR’s biggest problems - by chopping it in half…
Human Factors Cast E047 - Self-driving Car Legislation, VR Biking, and Colonoscopy Robots
Jun 26, 2017 • 58 min
Today is June 26th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Senators reveal plans for national self-driving car legislation -RE2 is making bomb-defusing robots as intuitive to control as your own hands -A…
Human Factors Cast E046 - Brain Computer Interfaces, Social Media Data, and How we Move
Jun 12, 2017 • 60 min
Today is June 13th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Director of Typing-by-Brain Project Discusses How Facebook Will Get Inside Your Head -Facebook’s new maps will help responders during natural…
Human Factors Cast E045 - AI Health Revolution, Robot Arms, and Data Visualization
Jun 5, 2017 • 52 min
Today is June 5th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -FDA Assembles Team to Oversee AI Revolution in Health -Google Sheets now uses machine learning to help you visualize your data -This is how a…
Human Factors Cast E044 - Health Monitoring Wearables, Design Trends, and Robocops
May 29, 2017 • 55 min
Today is May 29th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Wearable Devices Communicate Vital Brain Activity Information -Fitness trackers accurately measure heart rate but not calories burned -Change at…
Human Factors Cast E043 - Transportation Safety, Exoskeletons, and Digital Geneva Conventions
May 22, 2017 • 58 min
Today is May 22nd, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Safety Benefits of Highway Infrastructure Investments -New Google Maps Update Makes It Even Harder To Get Lost -WannaCry Update: Microsoft Pushes a…
Human Factors Cast E042 - Robohealth, Home Sensors, and CHI 2017
May 15, 2017 • 62 min
Today is May 15th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Elyse Hallett. -Latest PLA Safety Campaign Targets Human Error | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide -Blind runners are finding their own way thanks…
Human Factors Cast E041 - Space Robots, Touch Interfaces, and Cyber Scams
May 8, 2017 • 51 min
Today is May 8th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Astrobee: The Adorable Little Robot That’ll Soon Jet Around the ISS -Veo Robotics gives industrial robots a sixth sense for safely working around…
Human Factors Cast E040 - I Smell Algorithmic Bias Afoot
May 1, 2017 • 48 min
Today is May 1st, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Google tweaks Search to help combat ‘fake news’ -FaceApp apologizes for building a racist AI -DARPA Wants to Hack Your Brain to Make You Learn Faster…
Human Factors Cast E039 - Build Your Own Episode
Apr 24, 2017 • 49 min
Today is April 17th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff, and Mia Jaramillo. -MasterCard trials biometric bankcard with embedded fingerprint reader -Facebook is building a brain-computer interface…
Human Factors Cast E038 - Nick and Blake Mansplain the Bra
Apr 17, 2017 • 49 min
Today is April 17th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -GM plans to deploy hundreds of autonomous vehicles across the country for testing -Cadillac’s Answer to a Self-Driving Puzzle: Shoving a Camera in…
Human Factors Cast E037 - Now 100% More Spicy!
Apr 10, 2017 • 58 min
Today is April 10th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Daimler and Bosch: fully autonomous cars within 5 years -Mercedes Promises Self-Driving Taxis in Just Three Years -Driverless pods begin ferrying…
Human Factors Cast E036 - Blake, we need a title!
Apr 3, 2017 • 48 min
Today is April 3rd, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome and Blake Arnsdorff. -Windows Creators Update Is Full of Neat Tricks You’ll Never Use -Congress Just Gave Internet Providers the Green Light to Sell Your Browsing History…
Human Factors Cast E035 - Epic Shoulderpieces of Flirting +1
Mar 28, 2017 • 55 min
Today is March 28th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Mia Jaramillo. -Sting Operation Reveals Science’s Insane Fake News Problem…
Human Factors Cast E034 - Blake Loses His Power
Mar 21, 2017 • 48 min
Today is March 21st, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Nick Porter. -Moon shoes for astronauts -Buzz Aldrin’s VR Experience -Lowes uses AR/VR -Alexa + animatronic skull -Intel’s genderless AI…
Human Factors Cast E033 - SkAInet
Mar 15, 2017 • 59 min
Today is March 14th, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -CIA’s hacking technique -Taser’s nightmare surveillance -More jobs for drone pilots -Airbus’ flying pod -Technology is a behavior problem -Airbnb…
Human Factors Cast E032 - The Singularity…?
Mar 7, 2017 • 59 min
Today is 3/7/2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff and Alexa. -NASA’s free software -Amazon Web Services -Yelp will help you find a gender neutral bathroom -Walmart express lanes -Google Play Games rated on…
Human Factors Cast E031 - This used to be a family show
Feb 27, 2017 • 65 min
Today is February 27, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Blake Arnsdorff. -Selecting mates based on “wish list” -Would you want to know the future? -YouTube gets 1 billion hours of views a day -JavaScript based driving…
Human Cyborg Relations E003 - X-Wing: Part 3
Feb 22, 2017 • 38 min
Throttle up for the latest installment of Human Cyborg Relations! This month, the guys finish up discussing the X-Wing by deconstructing the control stick, the throttle, and investigate the real world influences behind the iconic craft. Hosted by Nick…
Human Factors Cast E030 - This is Rocket Science
Feb 20, 2017 • 57 min
Today is February 20, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -AR for blind -Missile mistake -Firebreathing drones -Facebook knows more about you than your mom -SpaceX launches satellite -MRIs…
Human Factors Cast E029 - Oops I Made Another Zombie Crap
Feb 13, 2017 • 55 min
Today is February 13, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -Hulu VR -VR surgery -Replacing traffic lights -Google Maps “”To-Do”” list -Elon Musk on Human Brain Interfaces -Uber’s flying cars…
Human Factors Cast E028 - This is Interesting
Feb 6, 2017 • 48 min
Today is February 6, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Woodrow Gustafson -Locked-in Syndrome gets a say -Control Netflix with your mind! -The brain and spaceflight -MIT’s new smartwatch knows how you feel -Lego Life…
Human Factors Cast E027 - We Interrupt This Broadcast
Jan 31, 2017 • 49 min
“Today is January 30, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -Doomsday Clock -Sean Spicer tweets his password? -Boeing’s new space suits -Amazon echo’s new wake word -Match.com’s “”Missed…
Human Factors Cast E026 - Bidet
Jan 24, 2017 • 62 min
Today is January 23, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -LinkedIn gets a redesign -Shape-shifting 3D printed objects -Toilet iconography -Tesla’s Autopilot trial -MIT’s “”Moral Machine””…
Human Cyborg Relations E002 - X-Wing: Part 2
Jan 16, 2017 • 57 min
In the latest installment of Human Cyborg Relations, the guys give their impressions of Rogue One, break down the target lock interface, and chat about how a droid translator might work.
Human Factors Cast E025 - Welcome to 2017
Jan 16, 2017 • 51 min
Today is January 16, 2017 and it’s an all new Human Factors Cast hosted by Nick Roome with Billy Hall and Blake Arnsdorff. -David Bowie talks about the internet in 1999 -Hot tech from 1997 -10 year iPhone anniversary -Inexpensive medical centrifuge?…
Human Factors Cast E024 - Holiday Goodies Review
Jan 10, 2017 • 52 min
This week on the show, the guys break down the stuff they got or gave for the holidays. The topics range from a Playstation 4, to a hilariously named board game, to Bowflex adjustable dumbbells. This week’s episode truly has it all.
Human Factors Cast E023 - Organizational Structure
Dec 26, 2016 • 52 min
This week on the show, Nick and the boys are joined by the fictional Dr. Comstar Killjoy to explain how to take over the world by optimizing the structure within their organization. This is a fun take on our normal format, special just for the holidays!
Human Factors Cast E022 - Ergonomic Misconceptions and Neuroergonomics
Dec 19, 2016 • 54 min
This week on the show, Nick and Blake welcome Woodrow Gustafson to the show to set us straight about some ergonomic misconceptions. We also discuss a listener request for information on neuroergonomics.
Human Cyborg Relations E001 - X-Wing: Part 1
Dec 13, 2016 • 54 min
On the eve of Rogue One, Human Cyborg Relations breaks down some of the iconic interfaces seen in the X-Wing Starfighter. Specifically, Nick and the guys break down the targeting computer and the attitude indicator.
Human Factors Cast E021 - Hearthstone and Multi-Platform Interaction
Dec 5, 2016 • 50 min
This week on the show, the guys use the new Hearthstone expansion as a launching point to discuss the psychology behind multi-platform experiences.
Human Factors Cast E020 - Theme Park Human Factors
Nov 28, 2016 • 42 min
This week on the show, Nick and Blake talk about the human factors behind theme park design.
Human Factors Cast E019 - Psychology of Thanksgiving & Black Friday
Nov 21, 2016 • 59 min
This week on the show, Nick, Billy and Blake discuss the psychology behind Thanksgiving and black Friday. Administrative note: Shows will now air on Monday evenings.
Human Factors Cast E018 - Usability Methods, Metrics, and More
Nov 17, 2016 • 71 min
This week on the show, Nick, Billy and Blake discuss the varying types of usability methods and how to use them in design.
Human Factors Cast E017 - Video Game Design
Nov 10, 2016 • 58 min
This week on the show, Nick, Billy, and Blake tackle the topic of video game design, and how successful video games incorporate human factors psychology into the design of their games.
Human Factors Cast E016 - Playstation VR Impressions
Nov 3, 2016 • 71 min
Nick, Billy, and Blake discuss the human factors and ergonomics of the Playstation VR. Everyone on the panel has a different experience with VR. If you’re even remotely entertaining the idea of VR, this episode is for you!
Human Factors Cast E015 - The Psychology of Fear
Oct 27, 2016 • 50 min
This week on the show, Nick and Billy break down the different psychological states associated with fear, share some creepypasta, and apply fear to design in this special Halloween-themed episode.
Human Factors Cast E014 - Human Factors of Space Exploration
Oct 20, 2016 • 54 min
Nick and Billy talk about a panel from HFES 2016 where they explored the human factors of deep space exploration.
Human Factors Cast E013 - Ergonomics
Oct 13, 2016 • 48 min
This week on the show, Nick, Billy and Blake have a conversation about how we design for the human body.
Human Factors Cast E012 - LIVE from HFES!
Oct 6, 2016 • 62 min
This week on the show, Nick shares his experiences from HFES in Washington DC.
Human Factors Cast E011 - Applications
Sep 29, 2016 • 59 min
This week on the show, Nick, Billy, and Blake talk about applications.
Human Factors Cast E010 - Board Game Design
Sep 22, 2016 • 58 min
This week on the show, Nick and Billy break down the design of, and psychology behind board games.
Human Factors Cast E009 - Controls
Sep 15, 2016 • 56 min
Nick and Billy welcome Blake Arnsdorff from Pacific Science and Engineering to the show to talk about the various types of controls and how they affect the way we interact with technology. Nick Roome: @Nick_Roome Billy Hall: @Comstarcleric Blake…
Human Factors Cast E008 - Displays (Part 2)
Sep 8, 2016 • 45 min
This week, Nick and Billy finish up their discussion about displays. The exciting conclusion to…last week’s episode.
Human Factors Cast E007 - Displays (Part 1)
Sep 1, 2016 • 49 min
This week on the show, Nick and Billy go over some of the intricacies of displays.
Human Factors Cast E006 - Design
Aug 25, 2016 • 51 min
This week on the show, Nick and Billy talk about design and how to incorporate the process into creating products.
Human Factors Cast E005 - Virtual Worlds
Aug 18, 2016 • 62 min
This week on the show, Nick and Billy talk about virtual worlds.
Human Factors Cast E004 - Automation
Aug 11, 2016 • 62 min
This week on the show, Nick Roome and Billy Hall talk about automation and how it affects our everyday lives.
Human Factors Cast E003 - Computers are social actors and Amazon Echo
Aug 4, 2016 • 51 min
This week on the show, Nick and Billy talk about the social role computers play in our everyday lives, and they tackle reviewing the Amazon Echo.
Human Factors Cast E002 - Manipulation and Tinder
Jul 28, 2016 • 57 min
This week on the show, Nick and Billy talk about manipulation, Tinder, and take listener questions! Erica Ackerman: [email protected] or www.linkedin.com/in/erica-ackerman-a23765b4 Nick Roome: www.linkedin.com/in/nickroome Billy Hall: Twitter…
Human Factors Cast E001 - Pilot and Pokemon Go
Jul 15, 2016 • 64 min
Our pilot episode talks about the field of Human Factors, and we evaluate Pokemon Go using Jakob Nielsen’s usability heuristics.