Too Much Information is the sober hangover after the digital party has run out of memes, apps and schemes. Host Benjamen Walker finds out that, in a world where everyone overshares the truth 140 characters at a time, telling tales might be the most honest thing to do.
Surveillance Special from May 19, 2014
Benjamen Walker - "Interview with Susan Mcgregor"
good bye, farewell, see you on the other side from Nov 25, 2013
Bricolage from Nov 18, 2013
Out Of Office [Programmer David Heinemeier Hansson tells us about his Out Of Office experience, David is a partner at 37signals and a co-author (with Jason Fried) of REMOTE: Office Not Required. We also meet Ignacio Uriarte, he left his cubicle for a career in Office Art. And Ravenna Koenig, TOE’s newest correspondent, explains the difference between Facebook-Work & Work-Work.]
"Chris" [D.C. correspondent ”Chris” who tells us about the NSA’s desire to install backdoors in Podcasts]
Waiting in Line [About a year ago I travelled across America for the BBC. I visited Airports, Amusement parks, Highways and Community Colleges in order to understand how the priority queue is changing the American experience of waiting in line. A version of this piece aired on the BBC World Service, part of their “Real America” series produced in conjunction with PRX.]
Admissions of Defeat [Peter Choyce is one of my oldest friends and a listener favorite, but he has a secret we’ve never addressed until now.]
Benjamen Walker [More about these stories on Soundcloud]
Laurie Jo Reynolds / the Square from Oct 28, 2013
Jehane Noujaim - "The Square"
Laurie Jo Reynolds - "Tamms year 10"
Online Dating with Chiara Atik: Andrea Silenzi Guest Hosts from Aug 5, 2013
Beex - "Beat Beat" [Get it on the Free Music Archive]
Grandma Phyllis [She met my Grandpa Sol on Classifieds2000.com in 1998. This is what she looks like:]
Podington Bear - "Wind Up Toy" [Get it on the Free Music Archive]
Chiara Atik [She's the author of Modern Dating: A Field Guide from the Experts at HowAboutWe. This is what she looks like:]
Jim the Poet [He called in to ask me on a date, which will be the subject of next week's show. This what he looks like:]
Riz Ortolani - "Cannibal Holocaust Theme" [Thank you for listening! Join me as I guest host for the next 2 weeks. Let me know if you have any stories for the show about love, dating or technology by sending a note to andrea at freemusicarchive.org or tweeting @andreasilenzi]
Peter Maass on Spying, and Radiovision 2013 from Oct 14, 2013
Peter Maass - "Surveillance"
Starlee Kine - "Native Advertising"
Starlee Kine - "Dr. Phil"
Jonathan Goldstein - "Why Travel: A journey to Bali"