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Podcast: iWash

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/iWash_-_S03E06_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe get an update on The Repeater’s MySpace adventure, and then go into other outdated forms of communications. Towerbot answers a question about the Tower’s emergency equipment we have unhand when our roughhousing gets too severe (a.k.a. when Towerbot hurts us too bad), and then it’s The […]

Podcast: Regarding Jerks

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Regarding_Jerks_-_S02E33_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe meet the failures of our future, and then discuss the explosion of jerks that the internet has allowed to come into existence. We also talk about maintaining an online persona, and why you shouldn’t expect a birthday card from the Repeater anytime soon. Show notes: Not […]

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Podcast: Second Season

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Tower_of_Technobabble_S02E01_-_Second_Season.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedAnd we’re back! We kick off season two by following the money in Congress for an Internet-crippling law, look at North Korean brotherly love, find an unfortunately named town in China, learn about trading sex for nuggets, and see what a brother has to do to get […]

Clinton Urges Internet Freedom

Part 1 of 4. Tell us what you think. Post a comment. Iran’s Nuclear Facililty Centrifuges Undercut By Cyberattack http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2011/02/15/AR2011021505395.html?hpid=topnews The cyberattack proved to have less of a physical effect and more of a psychological impact on Iran’s nuclear ambitions. People talk very broadly about internet freedom, but how does this factor into that argument? […]

Library Founded For Robots

Original BBC Article Welcome to the future everyone!!! European scientists have embarked on a project to let robots share and store what they discover about the world. Called RoboEarth it will be a place that robots can upload data to when they master a task, and ask for help in carrying out new ones. Researchers […]