Note to Self

with Manoush Zomorodi

Your guide to an accelerating world.

  • Note to Self is Back!

    Apr 22, 2019
    Manoush and the original tech show about being human returns. And they have big plans for YOU.
  • Rice Bunny: The Me Too Movement Comes to China

    Feb 22, 2019
    This week we’re discussing government censorship in China, #metoo and cryptocurrency. Endless Thread is hosted by Ben Brock Johnson and Amory Sivertson, and is made by WBUR.
  • Dear (Data) Diary

    Jun 25, 2018
    After exchanging hand-drawn postcards for a year, two data designers discover how compiling and parsing the little things in life can lead to unexpected self-reflection-- and friendship.
  • A Different Kind of Streaking

    Jun 20, 2018
    With former Google designer Tristan Harris, who explains how far Silicon Valley will go to capture and control your eyeballs. 
  • Your Metadata is Showing

    Jun 7, 2018
    Your selfies are sharing more than your smiling face. They’re full of data.
  • Whose Bot Army Is Following Manoush?

    May 16, 2018
    Generic usernames, no photos, no tweets. This week, we investigate the dozens of mysterious accounts following Manoush on Twitter. Plus, what makes a good bot – and a bad one.
  • The Fourth Amendment Needs Your Attention

    May 2, 2018
    This week, the Supreme Court cases that defined privacy for the digital age. Because the founding fathers didn’t write the Bill of Rights with the internet in mind.
  • Is the Opioid Epidemic a Tech Problem?

    Apr 18, 2018
    We visit the Dark Web, where you can get heroin, fentanyl and oxycontin shipped right to your door. This week, the link between online drug markets and America’s opioid crisis.