Episode 11: Guess what? Kelli and Josué really like video games. No, really, they LOVE video games. This week they geek out on video games, what research says about them, and why a lot of that research is actually not so great. They also talk about how they both came to be known for their expertise in video games and how to forge your own path if it’s something you’re interested in.
Episode 10: Kelli and Josué review the first episode of Black Mirror Season 2, Be Right Back. The episode prompts discussion on grief, loss, and how much of our physical lives live on in a digital space.
Episode 9: Occulus , Morpheus, Impression.Pi, oh my! On this week’s episode of PsychTech, we immerse ourselves in the world of virtual reality. This week’s episode also includes an exclusive interview with Minority Media about their VR game Time Machine.
Episode 8: This week we discuss wearable tech and the data they collect. Can wearables actually influence behavior? Is the data being collected meaningful in any way? Josué admits he wants a smartwatch on each wrist and Kelli says she doesn’t care about wearables… until the Disney Magic Band comes up. We also talk about the unfortunate lack of women’s health being addressed in this space.
Episode 7: Planes, trains, and automobiles! This week, Kelli and Josué dig into the world of transportation. From self-driving cars to teleportation, how does increased mobility impact our lives, our minds, and our relationships?
Episode 6: We finally discuss the amazing Black Mirror episode titled “The Entire History of You” in which everyone has the ability to record everything they see and hear since birth. Josué is very excited about this potential future but Kelli is having no part of it. We talk memory, lifelogging, memory implants, and more as we wrap up season/series one of Black Mirror.