4 episodes

Each episode, The AmberMac Show unpacks technology PLUS. The PLUS is everything from politics to education, algorithms to AI, misinformation to marketing, and everything in between. Technology reporter and author AmberMac is your guide on this journey, along with diverse voices, global thinkers, and a thoughtful essay to move us all forward - together.

The AmberMac Show AmberMac Media, Inc.

    • Technology
    • 4.9 • 23 Ratings

Each episode, The AmberMac Show unpacks technology PLUS. The PLUS is everything from politics to education, algorithms to AI, misinformation to marketing, and everything in between. Technology reporter and author AmberMac is your guide on this journey, along with diverse voices, global thinkers, and a thoughtful essay to move us all forward - together.

    PRIME MINISTER JUSTIN TRUDEAU: Demystifying the COVID Alert App

    PRIME MINISTER JUSTIN TRUDEAU: Demystifying the COVID Alert App

    Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau and COVID Alert Advisory Co-Chair Jean-Francois Gagne join me to discuss how the country’s exposure notification app can help us protect ourselves  - and each other - during this second wave of COVID-19. We explain how this technology works, why it’s safe, and where it’s available.Download the COVID Alert App here:https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19/covid-alert.html

    • 17 min
    ALGORITHMS: Why We’re Hooked Hard on Social Media

    ALGORITHMS: Why We’re Hooked Hard on Social Media

    Alex Kantrowitz, the author of Always Day One and host of the Big Technology Podcast, joins me to discuss why algorithms are a lot like junk food without the regulation. To further discuss the societal impact of artificial intelligence systems, AI Now Institute Co-founder Meredith Whittaker shares what we need to know about built-in bias and discrimination.

    • 29 min
    EDUCATION: Unpacking a Back-to-School COVID-19 Crisis

    EDUCATION: Unpacking a Back-to-School COVID-19 Crisis

    Higher education futurist Bryan Alexander on pandemic problems on campus and K-12 strategist Dwayne Matthews on why COVID-19 is accelerating the future of learning.Connect with our guests.Bryan Alexander on Twitter Dwayne Matthews on TwitterConnect with AmberMac on Twitter

    • 22 min
    Introducing The AmberMac Show

    Introducing The AmberMac Show

    Each episode, the AmberMac show unpacks technology PLUS. The PLUS is everything from politics to education, algorithms to AI, misinformation to marketing, and everything in between. Technology reporter and author AmberMac is your guide on this journey, along with diverse voices, global thinkers, and a thoughtful essay to move us all forward - together.

    • 54 sec

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

muzikDEN ,

Loving the new AmberMac series

Great content and love the range of topics!

fehwalker2000 ,

Amber Mac knows tech

Amber knows tech. Amber knows podcasts. This is good, you should listen!

JGC Photos ,

Very informative!

Great first episode! Very informative and educational!

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