The Digital Divide

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Airs at: Fri, 11/09/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Every 2nd Friday of the month, from 11:00am to 12:00pm (noon).

Analyzing how to use science, medicine & technology to benefit society and keep it from harming us.

How do the latest technologies affect our communities? How can we use science to benefit society and how do we keep it from harming us?

KBOO's The Digital Divide attempts to answer these questions and ask a few of our own through interviews, recordings, and commentary. The show touches upon such issues as open source, privacy, transparency, intellectual property, free speech, accessibility, hacking, net neutrality, file sharing, piracy, social networking, pollution, bioethics and more.

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Howard Bloom on Artificial Intelligence, Killer Robots and Global Warming

Airs at: Fri, 07/11/2014 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Host Rabia Yeaman speaks with author and seminal thinker Howard Bloom about artificial intelligence, killer robots and global warming. Read more

Rabia Yeaman interview with Stuart Russell on Artificial Intelligence 06-13-14

Airs at: Fri, 06/13/2014 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Rabia Yeaman interviews Stuart Russell, Professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley on the subject of Artificial Intelligence. Stuart Russell co-authored the leading textbook on the subject "Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach." Read more

The Digital Divide on 04/11/14 Brad Burge from Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies

Airs at: Fri, 04/11/2014 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Original air date: 2014-04-11 The Digital Divide on KBOO 90.7 FM Portland, OR An interview with Brad Burge, Director of Communications and Marketing at MAPS (Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies). Host Rabia Yeaman talks with Brad about the latest studies a... Read more

The Digital Divide on 01/10/14

Airs at: Fri, 01/10/2014 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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The Digital Divide on 12/13/13

Airs at: Fri, 12/13/2013 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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The Digital Divide on 11/08/13 Rabia Yeaman interviews Tom Standage, "Writing on the Wall Social Med

Airs at: Fri, 11/08/2013 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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My recent interview with Tom Standage author of Writing on the Wall Social Media, the first 2000 years here. Read more

Rabia Yeaman interviews editor-in-chief of The Economist website, Tom Standage.

Airs at: Fri, 11/08/2013 at 12:00am
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Host Rabia Yeaman interviews author and editor-in-chief of its The Economist website, Tom Standage. They discuss his most recent book "Writing on the Wall" (2013), a historical look at the first 2000 years of social media. Read more

The Digital Divide on 10/11/13

Airs at: Fri, 10/11/2013 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Health Effects of Wireless Technology or ElectroMagnetic Hyper-Sensitivity

Airs at: Tue, 08/13/2013 at 12:00am
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On the Digital Divide we'll be talking with professor Martin Pall, and researcher Merry Callahan about the health effects of Wireless Technology or ElectroMagnetic Hyper-Sensitivity, (EMS).  As wireless technology becomes even more integrated into our daily lives through ph... Read more

The health effects of Wireless Technology or ElectroMagnetic Hyper-Sensitivity, (EMS)

Airs at: Fri, 08/09/2013 at 12:00am
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On this month's  Digital Divide we'll be talking with professor Martin Pall, and researcher Merry Callahan about the health effects of Wireless Technology or ElectroMagnetic Hyper-Sensitivity, (EMS).  As wireless technology becomes even more integrated into our daily lives ... Read more