Note to Self

With Manoush Zomorodi

Your guide to an accelerating world.

  • Let’s Check The Tape

    Nov 29, 2017
    Some objects listening to us: Siri. Alexa. Google Home. With so many recordings, the transcribed life isn’t far off. For better or for worse.  
  • It’s Not Over Nyet

    Nov 15, 2017
    Time to consider how online interference moves into the physical world. The second of our spy handbook for our data-rich era.
  • Spy Terms of the Internyet

    Nov 8, 2017
    Russian spy tactics have gotten an upgrade since the Cold War. This week, how they work now.
  • Nyet Just a Conspiracy Theory?

    Nov 1, 2017
    If talking about democracy getting hacked feels like old news, it’s time to take a fresh look. 
  • Where Do I Go Now?

    Oct 25, 2017
    There was a time humans were guided by stars, not satellite. Now you can beam into robots, or turn on GPS. But when we put ourselves on autopilot we may lose our minds.
  • Play Video Games for Your Mental Health

    Oct 18, 2017
    You judge the person playing Candy Crush. Even when it’s you. But that mental fist pump from leveling up has real value. How to stop judging and use games for a strategic reset.
  • Talking to Myself

    Oct 11, 2017
    The Replika app chats with you, learns from you, and reflects you back. Your AI self gets pretty real. #realtalkbot
  • I Didn’t See Your Text

    Oct 4, 2017
    And other fibs we tell our friends, family and lovers. Psychotherapist Esther Perel is back to call us on our bullsh*t.