This episode was recorded on December 4, 2017, on WPRK FM. Listen to the whole conversation in the player above, or fast forward to a specific segment of the show using the time codes below!
Hap Aziz, self-identified introvert and technology aficionado, returns to the WPRK studios for a second engagement. In his first appearance, we ran out of time before we got to all of the topics we wanted to cover. In this episode, we ran out of time before we got to all of the topics we wanted to cover. Third time’s the charm!
Get to know game: Live or Learn (skip to 3:20)
Bad Business Ideas: Artificial Intelligence (skip to 50:06)
Pop Quiz: A look back at 2017 (skip to 1:16:06)
“It’s where the whales do their business. All of their business. They do their tax returns there. They shop on Amazon.” (skip to 14:23)
“Isaac Asimov made an observation that in science, we’ve never really seen things go bad the way pop culture says they’re going to go bad.” (skip to 19:37)
“With Star Trek especially, the strength of the story has been the idea that it can examine issues that are really touchy for people with enough distance so that people can look at them and not feel angst.” (skip to 58:51)