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demystifying technology and revealing greater truths about computing culture with Akshay, Tara and Teshika


Thursday, February 28
fsck 55: future user interfaces

Will the world be better with more computers everywhere? Yes, probably, but where should these computers be, what will they look like, and how will we interact with them? The three of us figure out what we want from user interfaces of the future and discuss trends and new developments including SpaceTop, a new interface…

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demystifying technology and revealing greater truths about computing culture with Akshay, Tara and Teshika


Friday, February 22
fsck 54: the harlem shake

This week we sat down with Thomas Rokholt and Evan Frondorf to discuss the origins of the Harlem Shake and what happens when a piece of culture is appropriated, interpreted differently and spread throughout the world via the Internet. Is this necessarily a bad thing? If so, who is to blame? Also in this episode:…

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demystifying technology and revealing greater truths about computing culture with Akshay, Tara and Teshika


Friday, February 15
fsck 53: in which love is not blind

It’s not Valentine’s Day anymore! But you can listen to our “Valentine’s” episode right below (quotation marks indicate that this was a regular-themed episode with Akshay making occasional references to Valentine’s day). Our topic was the current state of bionic eye technology! CLICK THROUGH for news, protips and kickstarter of the week:

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demystifying technology and revealing greater truths about computing culture with Akshay, Tara and Teshika


Friday, February 8
fsck 52: Futuristic tapes, SSDs and other storage stories

THIS WEEK we talked about buying used ebooks and the new PlayStation Orbis vs the Xbox 720 vs a new Android device. We then discussed Argus, the Square Kilometer Array, and challenges faced by people who have decided that magnetic  tapes are the best way to storage their exabytes of data. Links after the jump. 

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demystifying technology and revealing greater truths about computing culture with Akshay, Tara and Teshika


Sunday, February 3
fsck 51: App Development at Yale

This week we interviewed YCC Tech Committee member Josh Barrett to get the back story on YCC Tech Month, and we were joined by Yale Wiki founder and STC Boss Casey Watts! Click through to play the podcast:

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