Category: Gear / Gadget Lab Podcast

June 11, 2021

Apple Wants to Control Your Universe

This week, we talk about all things WWDC and Apple’s quest for worldwide gadget domination.


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June 4, 2021

Get Your Covid Vaccine, Win a Million Dollars

This week we unpack the behavioral science behind vaccine lotteries and why a life-changing amount of cash will motivate humans to get their shots.


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May 28, 2021

How Humanity’s Obsession With Color Shaped Our Modern World

This week, we talk about how the technology we’ve invented to more accurately re-create colors has driven whole civilizations.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
May 21, 2021

Android’s Getting Brighter and Bubblier, and We Can’t Wait

This week, we recap the news out of Google IO, including Android’s new look and Project Starline’s holographic video booth.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
May 14, 2021

Muchos Bezos: Inside Amazon’s Empire With Author Brad Stone

This week, we talk to the author and journalist about his new book on the retail giant and its famous boss.


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May 7, 2021

Here's the Truth About Section 230

This week, we go deep on the law that shaped the modern internet with our resident legal eagle, Gilad Edelman.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
April 30, 2021

How User Data Privacy and Antitrust Law Got All Tangled Up

This week, we look at how the latest iPhone software update ties into the debate about regulating big tech.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
April 23, 2021

Talking Brains, Hardware, and Privacy With Facebook’s AR Guru

This week, Andrew “Boz” Bosworth, the head of Facebook Reality Labs, joins us to talk about how his team is thinking about the future of mixed reality.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
April 16, 2021

Come Cry With Us on Gadget Lab’s 500th Episode Extravaganza

This week, we mark a major milestone by inviting our podcast’s past co-hosts to share their memories of working on the show. It’s equal parts lulz and tears.


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April 9, 2021

How Tech Transformed How We Hook Up—and Break Up

This week, we look at how living online makes it harder to forget a love that’s been lost and easier to find love once again.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast