FuFWD “Are Public Platforms Deadly?” #0068

FutureForward #0068 For tech, it’s time for introspection. Elizabeth Warren used South By Southwest in Austin to take on Big Tech. Then, on the streets of Austin – a plague of scooters. future of urban transport. And wearables have a cool, and unexpected, future. I’m...

FuFWD: Tech, Politics, and BBQ in Texas #0067

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FuFWD: Is Advertising Obsolete? #0065

So – Ads you love them… right? Well, what if they went away? Today, We’ll explore the question is Adversing Obsolete? What if chatbots, search, and blockchain give power back to consumers? SR: I’m Steven Rosenbaum, and I’m Gene DeRose. This is Future Forward. Let’s...

FuFWD: The Future of Video Arrives #0064

Today, FutureForward blasts into the future of Video. Apple, Facebook, and Amazon all get ready to make big moves. It could be the next Big Thing – Video. Who knew? I’m Gene DeRose and I’m Steven Rosenbaum, let’s launch. The Future of Video Arrives Chapter...

FuFWD The Future of Consumer Data #0062

Our Irreconcilable Ambivalence about Data. And a quick look at the Super Bowl. Welcome to the ‘data dark ages’, where humanity seems to be losing a battle of good versus evil. Have we become defenseless by sharing our data with ‘evil-doers’ like The Russians, Steve...

FuFWD: Teens, Tech, and Parenting #0061

Teens and Tech. Is it a plague, or just a parental reality? Today – we’ll dig into Fortnight… And Screen Time Limits…And a bundle of CES gizmo’s for families. Plus – Did Facebook get kids to swipe parents credit cards? This is Future Forward. I’m...

FuFWD: Six Legal Battles Shaping Tech #0059

Today – Six Legal Battles Shaping Tech.Is it free speech or censorship. Copyright protection, or fair use? Today, six legal battles driving the next chapter in Technology. We play judge and jury, and we will discuss, debate and tell you what it all means. I’m...

FuFWD: 2018 Year In Review / #0056

2018 – in Review. News. Tech. Politics. Automation. Social Media. Web Video. Facebook. Amazon. Netflix. Winners and Losers. A look back this week on Future Forward. I’m Steve Rosenbaum and I’m Gene DeRose, let’s Launch. The Year In Review: 1. News. Newsonomics: 18 lessons for...

FuFWD: The Future of Video / #0055

today: Video Is Eating the Web. Really. Netflix is 15% of all Internet Traffic. And as YouTube’s 14th Birthday approaches, it’s feeling growing pains. Today – FutureForward unpacks Video. I’m Gene DeRose and I’m Steve Rosenbaum… let’s Launch. Rundown: Netflix Eats Up 15% of All...

FuFWD: The Future of Money

Have any spare change? Probably not – because if you’re like most of us, you’ve gone cashless. As credit cards and Apple pay turn dollars into digits – the world of money is changing. But is cashless good? What does it mean for the poor?...

THE FUTURE OF READING

This is Future Forward Special episode: The Future of Reading… Are the Internet, social media, and video creating a nation of illiterates? Or is it the opposite? Before the future, a look at the present… and it’s a pretty big story in our opinion, so...