.future

.future

.future

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
The future isn’t random. It’s the result of the choices that we make now. We’ll be talking about technologies and industries that will define the next decade and beyond. Join our host Cristina Quinn, a science and technology reporter, as she dives into everything from Minecraft to cyber warfare. You can wait for the future to happen to you or engage with it right now and ahead of the curve on .future— a branded podcast from Microsoft, produced in partnership with Gimlet Creative.
  1. August 09, 2017
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    Work in the .future
    In the final episode of this season of .future, we hear how our jobs continue to evolve in the modern workplace. Many of us still spend 40 plus hours in a physical office, but the internet and new digital commu…
  2. August 02, 2017
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    Design For All
    Inclusive design is a widely-used concept in the design world. The idea is that when you create products, you actively choose to design that product for everyone.  This is particularly important for technology…
  3. July 26, 2017
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    Minecraft: Beyond Just Building
    With over 122 million copies sold, Minecraft is one of the most popular computer games of all time. Minecraft’s game play is designed to be completely open-ended. Now, people are using the game itself as a tool…
  4. July 19, 2017
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    Gaming the System
    Last year, the gaming industry made roughly $90 billion in sales worldwide. That’s more than double what movies made at the box office last year.And here’s why that comparison to Hollywood is relevant. Because,…
  5. July 05, 2017
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    My Data, My Health, My Self
    We’re constantly collecting data about our health with brand new tools and methods. But how does this new data affect us individually and globally?From a mindful cyborg to the creator of a smart tampon,  we mee…
  6. June 28, 2017
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    Securing a Digital Battlefield
    In this episode, we examine a new battlefield: the cloud. The information we store in the cloud makes it especially vulnerable to attack. So, what it takes to create a safeguard against bad actors? We explore h…
  7. June 20, 2017
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    Trailer
    A new series from Microsoft and Gimlet Creative. Cristina Quinn hosts as we explore what we can learn about ourselves from the choices we make about the stories we tell and the games we play—  and how that all…

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