Communication failures from around the globe
26. Artificial intelligence is STILL as clear as mud!
Clear as Mud is on a short hiatus while Ray and Lawrence work on a new concept for season 3. In the meantime, Ray was interviewed for radio to talk about LinkedIn's 20th birthday and the buzz topic of the moment, artificial intelligence. With the cooperation of Radio 107.3 2SER, we've reproduced the full interview for a special episode of Clear as Mud.
25. Artificial intelligence is clear as mud!
We speak to ChatGPT, AI and CX researcher and expert Liam Bray to explore whether robots are going to take our jobs or make them more interesting. Can he convince Ray that we're not headed for the singularity? You'll have to listen to find out.
The Internet's 'Sliding Doors' moment
Who knew that Tim Berners-Lee came up with a way to combat online misinformation more than 25 years ago? You'll never guess what killed it off! Also, Ray and Lawrence try to extricate themselves from goblin mode to discuss words of the year, worrying TikTok trends and the only thing that is keeping up with inflation.
23. The metaverse: A bright future, or clear as mud?
In which polymath metaverse pioneer Sami Tauber tries to convince a couple of old cynics that the next phase of digital development is not going to end in tears (Spoiler alert: she does a great job!)
22. Christmas is clear as mud!
In our final episode for 2022, we discuss TikTok's reverse imitation tactics, World Cup wankery, and the magic of Christmas music, as well as celebrating the most practical gift for awkward Christmas dinners - the Distractifry.
21. The enduring power of storytelling
Despite shrinking attention spans, storytelling remains a powerful way to get your message across. We speak with corporate communications coach Arabella McPherson about how telling a story helps you get straight through to the emotional part of someone's brain, so your communication is NOT clear as mud!