Supercharged

Supercharged

Every week, Supercharged tackles a complex—and sometimes unusual—question about technology, science, psychology, and human existence to find out how we can approach life better in our rapidly changing world.

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Hosted by Adam Dachis and Darren Herczeg.



#231: Fyre and Theranos: The Illusion of Success

March 23, 2019 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 4 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the recently-documented controversies surrounding Fyre and Theranos as they demonstrate a common problem in modern America: the illusion of success has become more important than success itself.


#230: Volumetric Capture

March 14, 2019 at 12:00PM • 48 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss MP4 viruses, updates on the new HoloLens, and Intel's new volumetric capture technology.


#229: HoloLens II

February 28, 2019 at 12:00PM • 58 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the upcoming HoloLens II. They'll update with the more official info next week!


#228: Don't Feed the Trolls?

February 21, 2019 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 3 minutes

Tommy and Adam take a look at the diverse world of trolling that has evolved over the last decade.


#227: Blind

February 14, 2019 at 12:00PM • 53 minutes

Adam and Tommy discuss the controversy over a South Korean platform called Blind that allows anonymous discussion amongst employees of large corporations.


#226: True Crime

February 7, 2019 at 12:00PM • 47 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the effect the internet and technology has had on the way we view, approach, create, and react to true crime stories.


#225: Hack Your Morning Routine

February 2, 2019 at 12:00PM • 49 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss methods for hacking your morning routine and why it's important to start your day well.


#224: Brilliant Assholes

January 17, 2019 at 5:00PM • 50 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss whether being brilliant or visionary gives you any right to be an asshole to the people who work for you. Does it bring out better work or are you just a bad person with intelligence and/or creativity?


#223: Too Many Apps?

January 10, 2019 at 12:00PM • 49 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the sea of apps we now have to chose from, whether or not it's a good thing, and how to handle the overload.


#222: Surviving the Holidays (Financially)

December 20, 2018 at 5:00PM • 54 minutes

Tommy and Adam talking about gift-giving and the holidays and the trouble that comes along with it.