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Wednesday, July 22, 2015 | 11:00 AM

Privacy and free speech on the Internet. We look at the troubles at Reddit and Gawker, and the hacking of cheating website Ashley Madison.

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Monday, July 13, 2015 | 11:00 AM

Boot-camp style rehabilitation centers in China to treat Internet addiction, and the problem here in the US.

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015 | 10:00 AM

The web was supposed to make buying cheap airline tickets easier. So, why isn’t it? We’ll look at the tricky tangle of air travel.

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 | 11:00 AM

Nicholas Carr says automation, all over, is turning us into zombies. Out of touch with the world. He’s with us.

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Wednesday, December 31, 1969 | 11:00 AM

All of you love to listen to old broadcasts when we play them, and Taylor Swift loves the Internet.

 
Wednesday, December 31, 1969 | 11:00 AM

Bill Murray Day, diving into tricky topical territory and public media support, in parody.

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Wednesday, December 31, 1969 | 11:00 AM

On mixed media messaging, Spotify serendipity and a view of Earth from the International Space Station.

 
Thursday, May 8, 2014 | 10:00 AM

The uproar over net neutrality. We’ll look at the new F.C.C. push that critics charge will kill it.

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Monday, February 17, 2014 | 10:00 AM

Giant Comcast moves to buy giant Time Warner Cable. Good for you? Or not? We’re on it.

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Tuesday, January 21, 2014 | 10:00 AM

Net neutrality and a fork in the road for the Internet. We’ll look at what the Internet is really going to be.

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Jun 9, 2016

Newly-minted college graduates on the job hunt. We’ll look at who’s hiring, starting salaries, and strategies for landing that first job.

 
Jun 9, 2016

Europe, India and China, are taking on American tech giants over privacy, monopolies, and more. We’ll look at the global technology pushback against the U.S.A.

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Jessica Valenti: ‘Objectification Is About Dehumanizing People’
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016

“There is some power in laying claim to the word victim.” — Jessica Valenti on the Stanford sexual assault case, and the importance of language.

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Why The ‘Roots’ Remake Matters (And What Stays The Same)
Tuesday, Jun 7, 2016

The recent remake of “Roots” on the History Channel makes important changes, Morehouse College’s Stephane Dunn argues. But it also holds true to the original story.

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Former Trump Advisor Roger Stone: ‘Trump’s Going To Be The Next President’
Monday, Jun 6, 2016

Longtime political consultant Roger Stone apologizes for his “two martini tweets,” even as he predicts Donald Trump will be the next U.S. president.

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