Join Privacy and Open Source advocates, Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman, as they navigate the new digital world, covering topics related to digital privacy, cybersecurity, digital identity, as well as Linux and open source and other current issues.
In a virtual world
Reality 2.0 unfolds
Minds are expanded
Episode | February 2nd, 2023 | 38 mins 3 secs
Katherine Druckman talks to Shawn Powers about teaching tech skills with online video and building communities.
Episode | January 17th, 2023 | 55 mins 6 secs
Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman talk to Dan Miller of Opus Research about the future of Speech and AI.
Episode | January 11th, 2023 | 46 mins 39 secs
advertising, privacy, technology
Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman talk about Facebook's recent Irish problems, Google's Performance Max ad product, and digress into discussing the Houston food scene as we welcome back Reality 2.0 for 2023.
Episode | December 20th, 2022 | 59 mins 51 secs
Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman talk to Ezequiel Lanza and Tony Mongkolsmai about ChatGPT, generative AI, and open source software.
Episode | December 13th, 2022 | 53 mins 25 secs
ai, security, technology
Doc Searls, Katherine Druckman, and Shawn have fun with ChatGPT, rant about email disasters, and chat about Apple's new encrypted backups.
Episode | December 6th, 2022 | 1 hr 8 mins
fediverse, identity, mastodon, security, technology
Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman talk to Kyle Rankin about hardware supply chains, building the only USA-made mobile phone, trust, open standards, and much more.
Episode | November 15th, 2022 | 1 hr 10 mins
mastodon, social media, technology
Doc Searls, Katherine Druckman, Shawn Powers, and Kyle Rankin discuss the ups, downs, and how-tos of using Mastodon amid Twitter's recent instability.
Episode | November 5th, 2022 | 53 mins 47 secs
Katherine Druckman, Doc Searls, and Petros Koutoupis talk digital wallets and current events.
Episode | October 22nd, 2022 | 48 mins 4 secs
social media, technology
Katherine Druckman and Doc Searls speculate about Twitter's future and discuss the evolution of audience engagement.
Episode | October 15th, 2022 | 42 mins 42 secs
democracy, social media, technology
Doc Searls, Katherine Druckman, and Shawn Powers talk communication breakdown in social media, its impact on our culture, and what technical solutions may exist.
Episode | October 8th, 2022 | 43 mins 21 secs
When Doc is away, Katherine and Shawn Powers play! (With Static HTML generators) Katherine and Shawn talk about Hugo, a static site generator, WordPress, and the content creator life.
Episode | October 1st, 2022 | 52 mins 29 secs
politics, religion, technology
Katherine Druckman and Doc Searls talk to Shawn Powers about religion, politics, tribalism, sexism, and viral blog posts.
Episode | September 24th, 2022 | 36 mins 5 secs
Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman talk about Hachette v. Internet Archive, a lawsuit targeting the Internet Archive that aims to prevent them from lending ebooks.
Episode | September 9th, 2022 | 31 mins 36 secs
Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman discuss Apple's latest updates, the end of an era, neighborhoods, and more.
Episode | September 2nd, 2022 | 36 mins 22 secs
Katherine Druckman talks to Doc Searls about his Decentralized Web Camp experience.
Episode | August 26th, 2022 | 52 mins 15 secs
home automation, open source, privacy, technology
Katherine Druckman talks to Shawn Powers about home automation using a combination of open source software and proprietary devices using Home Assistant.