Apple’s Macintosh turned 30 in January, 2014 — so CBC’s nightly newscast “The National” had me on to talk about how the Mac changed the way we use computers, for good and for ill.
MSNBC’s “The Cycle” — “The Parent Trap”
I was on MSNBC’s “The Cycle” talking about the secret reason teens flock to social media — which is that society doesn’t let them hang out face-to-face, away from adults, any more. A very fun conversation!
NPR’s “On Point” interviews me about autotranslation software
NPR’s “On Point” interviewed me about the future of learning a second language — in a world where machines are getting better and better at auto-translation.
Radio New Zealand
Radio New Zealand International hosted me for a half-hour conversation about my book — a really terrific conversation!
CBS This Morning
I visited CBS’s This Morning to talk about my book — including the explosion of “public thinking”, how Google affects your doctor’s memory, and why people only look at paper encyclopedias once a year.