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Welcome to Building Tomorrow!

featuring Paul Matzko, Aaron Ross Powell, Matthew Feeney, & Will Duffield on Jul 3, 2018

Welcome to Building Tomorrow! A new podcast by Libertarianism.org and the Cato Institute.

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What’s in Your (Crypto) Wallet?

featuring Paul Matzko, Aaron Ross Powell, Matthew Feeney, & Will Duffield on Jul 5, 2018

This week, we discuss cryptocurrency and security.

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How Smart are ‘Smart Contracts’?

featuring Kate Sills, Paul Matzko, and Matthew Feeney on Jul 12, 2018

Kate Sills joins to respond to several recent articles criticizing smart contracts, including the “Oracle problem.”

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Can You Monetize Everything You Do?

featuring Paul Matzko on Jul 19, 2018

This week, we talk about smart televisions watching you, the Brave browser, and the life of Twitch streamer Ice Poseidon.

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Will EU Copyright Break the Internet?

featuring Paul Matzko and Will Duffield on Jul 26, 2018

Mike Masnick of Techdirt joins the show to discuss how the European Union’s hamfisted efforts to enforce digital copyright could undermine open internet.

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The Right to Print Arms?

featuring Paul Matzko, Aaron Ross Powell, and Matthew Feeney on Aug 2, 2018

Mark McDaniel joins us to discuss homemade gun technology in response to a recent court case involving gun ownership activist, Cody Wilson. 

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Idaho’s Blockchain Won’t Be Small Potatoes

featuring Paul Matzko and Aaron Ross Powell on Aug 9, 2018

Phil Haunschild joins us to discuss how blockchain technology could potentially eliminate the governments’ presence in welfare and charity. 

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The Brave New World of DNA Databases

featuring Paul Matzko, Matthew Feeney, and Aaron Ross Powell on Aug 16, 2018

This week we discuss the implications of law enforecement’s ability to access genetic information from DNA databases like Ancestry and 23&Me. 

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Is China Beating the U.S. at Innovation?

featuring Paul Matzko, Aaron Ross Powell, and Will Duffield on Aug 23, 2018

A tale of two Chinas, the country leapfrogs the US in tech adoption when activists use blockchain to undermine the “Great Firewall of China”

 

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Health Care without Health Insurance

featuring Paul Matzko, Matthew Feeney, and Dr. Ryan Neuhofel on Aug 30, 2018

Dr. Ryan Neuhofel joins us to discuss what direct primary care is and how it could benefit you and your family.

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Augur(ing) Assassinations

featuring Paul Matzko, Aaron Ross Powell, and Will Duffield on Sep 6, 2018

Does Augur, a decentralized prediction market platform, represent the future of the world of betting? Does it serve as a valuable market for knowledge?

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Hedging Against Skynet

featuring Paul Matzko and Aaron Ross Powell on Sep 13, 2018

Artificial intelligence is here and changing our daily lives, but should we be concerned about the prospect of a hostile and hyper-intelligent AI?

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Will Artificial Intelligence Take Your Job?

featuring Paul Matzko on Sep 20, 2018

At TechCrunch Disrupt, Nick Whitehouse from McCarthy Finch and Vinod Chandrashekar from 6figr.com discuss the automation of white-collar jobs.

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Printing Pills for Pets

featuring Paul Matzko on Sep 27, 2018

At TechCrunch Disrupt we talk with Starkey Hearing Technologies and Pinpoint Pharma about their newest medical devices and technologies. 

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When Will We Get Fully Autonomous Cars?

featuring Paul Matzko on Oct 4, 2018

Florian Baur from Byton talks about how their autonomous cars are prepared for the “sharing economy” of the future. 

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Killer Drones or Delivery Drones?

featuring Paul Matzko, Matthew Feeney, and Aaron Ross Powell on Oct 11, 2018

Matthew Feeney joins us to discuss how the rapid advancement of drone technology has both promising and threatening applications. 

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The Chinese Surveillance State

featuring Paul Matzko, Matthew Feeney, and Will Duffield on Oct 18, 2018

In order to control its’ people, China developed technology, like credit systems and facial recognition software, that concern the freer world. 

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Will 5G Live Up to Its Hype?

featuring Paul Matzko and Roslyn Layton on Oct 25, 2018

Self- proclaimed techno-optimist, Roslyn Layton, joins us to discuss how 5G will support the internet of things.