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MSP274 Weird Science: Faking It

Matt Armitage, Founder, Kulturpop

01-Mar-24 11:00

MSP274 Weird Science: Faking It

Rich and Matt tackle the truth, complexities and disconnections brought on by rapid technological advancements. In this episode, they look at our declining ability to understand technology, questioning whether knowing how technology works is as crucial as comprehending its applications. They also delve into societal impacts of deepfake technology and the blurring lines between news and entertainment, emphasizing the critical need for discernments in this digital age.

They also tap into the evolution from simple, tangible technologies to the intangible complexities of today's digital world, highlighting how this shift affects our interaction with and understanding of technology. The conversation later extends to the implications of this gap in understanding , particularly in the realm of medical advancements and the rapid development of COVID-19 vaccines.

This episode is a reflective exploration of our relationship with today's evolution of technology and signifying the importance of bridging the knowledge gap to help us navigate its application in the future responsibly.

Produced by: Richard Bradbury

Presented by: Richard Bradbury


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Categories:  technologymedical advances

Tags:  technologytechnological innovationsdeepfakedigital agemedical advancescovid-19





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