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Tech Rebel

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The show where you turn the tables on technology. Alex, Ben, and James bring you new episodes every Tuesday.
#11 Lying Robots & Conspiracy Theories
Oct 24, 2017 • 38 min
In this episode: we discuss robot ethics, the implications of algorithms on our perception of major world events, and we dabble carelessly in conspiracy theories. _____ Featuring “I Got a Plan to Rule the World” by Cullah.
#10 Olympic Video Gamers?
Oct 17, 2017 • 32 min
In this episode: Alex is back, we discuss how new technology may change the news media landscape, and whether video games should be included among the officially recognized Olympic sports. _____ Featuring “I Got a Plan to Rule the World” by Cullah.
#9 iPhones Without Screens
Oct 10, 2017 • 32 min
In this episode we discuss how Uber drivers and truckers will be displaced by self-driving cars, Ben brings in a startup-related true/false game, and we discuss the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X.
#8 Artificial Hype
Oct 3, 2017 • 33 min
In this episode: Alex is a ghost, we make artificial intelligence boring somehow, and discuss canned unicorn meat.
#7 Would You Hire a Buddhist Robot?
Sep 26, 2017 • 32 min
In this episode: Alex fails to appreciate the beauty of space, both Ben and Alex epicly fail at a game of “real or fake,” and we discuss the implications of having a robot for a Buddhist priest. _____ Featuring “I Got a Plan to Rule the World” by Cullah.
#6 Your Printer is Listening
Sep 19, 2017 • 30 min
In this episode: we discuss the ways that your printer is spying on you, Ben comes up with a game that is way too easy, and we discuss Elon Musk’s Boring Company.
#5 Data Breach
Sep 12, 2017 • 31 min
In this episode: we discuss the Equifax data breach, play a real or fake game on privacy leaks throughout history, and singlehandedly solve the EULA problem. _____ Featuring “I Got a Plan to Rule the World” by Cullah.
#4 Interstellar Sprawl
Sep 5, 2017 • 46 min
In this episode, we discuss the economic impacts of artificial intelligence, umbrella’s for pets, and interstellar sprawl.
#3 What Camera Should I Buy?
Sep 3, 2017 • 44 min
In this episode: James brings some fresh perspective on artificial intelligence after attending the Design Automation Conference, Alex brings out some old predictions of the future, and Ben insults a lot of camera brands in a short period of time. ____…
#2 Fight for Your Rights
Sep 3, 2017 • 66 min
In this episode: we learn about Alex’s misadventures with RGB RAM, how to carve hipster spoons, address the Intel i9 CPU controversy, and discuss the new drone regulations. ____ Featuring “I Got a Plan to Rule the World” by Cullah.
#1 Is RGB RAM Art?
Sep 3, 2017 • 59 min
In this episode: Ben hates art and become a crack dealer, we decide if RGB RAM is a legitimate expression of computing, and we learn whether technology has solved the woes of obese Americans with a fancy belt. | ____ Featuring “I Got a Plan to Rule the…