Show #318 – October 22, 2016...

Oct 22, 2016 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2016-10-22.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Patrick Brady, Stephen Bilenky, Jason Sumner Earlier this week, NPR’s Terry Gross (Fresh Air from WHYY in Philadelphia) interviewed Columbia Law Professor Tim Wu. He coined the term Net Neutrality and studies how and what we see on our screens. In a new book, The Attention Merchants, Professor Wu discusses how we are literally sucked in to such applications as FaceBook, Twitter, Instagram, and pretty much everything else we see and search on our electronic devices. He also notes that we want everything for free – but is that the best way to get what we really want? So, while this doesn’t directly address the conversation I have with our first guest, it does preface the proposal of paying for what we like and...

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