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Episode 56: Something about Scully’s vibrator: Christie Koehler and Audrey Eschright chat about recent autonomous vehicle fatalities, consequences of arbitrary file storage in Bitcoin’s blockchain, the OIG’s report on the FBI’s statements about their iPhone hacking capabilities, and more.
Episode 134: General Assembly: Tech and… Food Part 2: Host Jennifer Leuzzi interviews food tech CEO/Founders (Cheryl Clements/PieShell, Krystle Mobayeni/BentoBox, Deepti Sharma/FoodtoEat) about how our food systems are changing with technology—from farming to production to restaurants and grocery shopping. (Part 1)
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AffectConf 2016 – Kahlief Adams: Gaming Activism & #Spawn4Good
“Start from a place of not knowing. Bring on people you can talk to who know more than you and humble yourself a little bit.”
Applications are open for the Ford-Mozilla fellowships focused on open web activism. Deadline is April 20.
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Lauren Hudgins (@lehudgins) is a freelance digital strategist living and working in cool, rainy Portland, Oregon. Her essay on Comic Sans and the right of people use whatever font makes reading accessible to them was one of the top 20 most read essays on The Establishment for 2017.
Image credit: Photo by Alex Iby.