87 episodes

What’s happening right now on the frontlines of tech?  From the C-Suite and Capitol Hill to AI and quantum computing, Niki breaks down trending tech to help savvy listeners get even smarter. A zippy conversation about emerging technology hosted by industry veteran Niki Christoff.  Guests include experts, enthusiasts, regulators, policymakers, CEOs, and reporters.  New episodes bi-weekly.

Tech'ed Up Niki Christoff

    • Technology
    • 4.9 • 71 Ratings

What’s happening right now on the frontlines of tech?  From the C-Suite and Capitol Hill to AI and quantum computing, Niki breaks down trending tech to help savvy listeners get even smarter. A zippy conversation about emerging technology hosted by industry veteran Niki Christoff.  Guests include experts, enthusiasts, regulators, policymakers, CEOs, and reporters.  New episodes bi-weekly.

    Blockchain's Promise • Sheila Warren

    Blockchain's Promise • Sheila Warren

    Crypto Council for Innovation CEO Sheila Warren breaks down crypto, Web3, and blockchain once and for all. She and Niki discuss crypto’s future on Capitol Hill and how it might impact this election season, the critical role blockchain has in making AI more transparent, and why you might already have a Web3 mindset. “Things like authenticity, tracking, accountability, I think, are becoming even more important than they ever were before.” -Sheila WarrenFollow Sheila on Twitter Learn m...

    • 31 min
    AI Mythbusting • Nikki Pope (NVIDIA)

    AI Mythbusting • Nikki Pope (NVIDIA)

    NVIDIA’s Head of AI & Legal Ethics, Nikki Pope, talks about why how we talk about artificial intelligence matters and why making the tech representative of more people is important. She and Niki break down some of the myths surrounding the tech and re-examine what regulators should be focused on when they think of “existential threat” and AI. Spoiler alert - it’s not what Hollywood thinks! “...democratization of AI means making sure that we don't leave cultures and languages and comm...

    • 26 min
    Archer Aviation Takes Off • Adam Goldstein

    Archer Aviation Takes Off • Adam Goldstein

    Archer Aviation Founder and CEO, Adam Goldstein, joins Niki in the studio to talk about why, after years of flying cars being science fiction, the eVTOL industry is taking off now, how coordination with the FAA is critical to American dominance in the industry, and what the future of travel looks like. He lays out a future in which flying cars will be as accessible as automobiles. “...talent and capital are the two advantages that the US has that nowhere else in the world has.” -Adam Gol...

    • 29 min
    A NewNet • Frank McCourt

    A NewNet • Frank McCourt

    Philanthropist and author of ‘Our Biggest Fight’, Frank McCourt sits down with Niki in the studio to lay out his vision for a decentralized internet. He shares why Project Liberty is focused on personhood online instead of data privacy, why a digital bill of rights is not the answer, and shares his optimism for technologists’ ability to build a better digital future. “Let's re-decentralize the Internet so that we put people back in charge.” - Frank McCourtFollow Frank on LinkedIn&n...

    • 22 min
    Quick Tech Takes • Surveillance, TikTok & Robots

    Quick Tech Takes • Surveillance, TikTok & Robots

    Corporate Counsel at Google, Kat Mauler, sits down with Niki in the Tech’ed Up studio to talk about what’s moving fast in tech news. They break down big legislative moves in Congress with the expansion of FISA Section 702 adding extra surveillance remit to the US government, the TikTok divestiture bill dominating the headlines - and why it’s not a ban, and critique the moves of the new Boston Dynamics Atlas robot. “I had really thought that one of the most enduring takeaways from our las...

    • 19 min
    Profiles in Tech: Fighting Online Hate • Imran Ahmed

    Profiles in Tech: Fighting Online Hate • Imran Ahmed

    The CEO and Founder of the Center for Countering Digital Hate, Imran Ahmed, joins Niki in the studio to talk about what his recent win against Elon Musk means for the proliferation of hate speech online. He and Niki debate who has moral responsibility for online hate but both agree the current climate is untenable.“CCDH advocates a market regulatory solution to a market regulatory failure.” -Imran AhmedFollow Imran on Twitter Learn more about the CCDH Learn More at www.techedup.com Foll...

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
71 Ratings

71 Ratings

Mr. baldeagle ,

Podcast

This is one of the most interesting, informing podcast I have seen recently. The material they cover and the people involved are truly great. Wow. Keep up the great work.

MarielaRegal ,

Relatable

Niki is so knowledgeable and has a way of presenting information that is easy for anyone to understand! I will keep tuning every other Thursday and stay up to date on whats happening in the frontlines of tech <3

MartinG22 ,

Action packed in short format

The level of knowledge you gain on topics discussed in 25-30 minutes is top notch. Highly recommend!!

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