Tagged: History of Technology

Computer Talking to Psychiatrist

Unthinkable (Ep. 036)

Computer scientist Joseph Weizenbaum wasn’t replaced by an artificially-intelligent computer. He was chased out his job by the one he created.

Current Events (Ep. 028)

Why did Thomas Edison offer to buy an electric generator from his arch opponent, George Westinghouse, to use in the first execution by electric chair? Listen in.