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.

Got a question you'd like us to answer or comment for the show? Visit awkwardhuman.com/supercharged for lots of options! Check out our Subreddit, too! If you love the show, please help us keep making it! (This does not require a financial contribution.)

Hosted by Adam Dachis and Darren Herczeg.



#219: USA Really?

November 8, 2018 at 12:00PM • 37 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the next phase of Russia's online strategy.


#218: Hack Your DRM!

November 3, 2018 at 12:00PM • 42 minutes

It's now legal to hack your DRM under very specific circumstances. Also, Apple releases some stuff and it's the usual mix of solid product updates and excessively high "fashion-brand" prices.


#217: The Best Way to Review an Android App

October 28, 2018 at 3:00PM • 50 minutes

Tommy brings in a long list of Android app reviews that make no sense. He and Adam discuss the phenomenon of weird reviews online and why they exist.


#216: Corporate Espionage!

October 18, 2018 at 2:00PM • 54 minutes

This week Tommy and Adam take go deep and tackle the topic of corporate espionage as Apple, Amazon, Google and others combat this fake or real trend.


#215: Give It Up!

October 11, 2018 at 12:00PM • 57 minutes

This week on Supercharged, Tommy and Adam discuss giving things up, letting go, quitting bad habits, and things like that! If you've struggled to let go of something, this one's for you.


#214: Social Media and the Law

October 4, 2018 at 12:00PM • 47 minutes

Tommy and Adam take a look at how social media will affect legal proceedings in the future, when online evidence will be in surplus.


#213: MDMA for Octopods

September 24, 2018 at 12:00AM • 28 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the recent study in which scientists gave MDMA to octopods to find out how they'd react despite their decentralized nervous systems.


#212: Phones vs. Computers

September 27, 2018 at 12:00PM • 46 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss the decline of traditional computers in favor of mobile devices—but what does the future hold?


#211: Bad Bosses

September 13, 2018 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss bad bosses of their past, the best ways to handle them, things to look for in a good boss, and understanding the struggles of management in general. Got something to add? Share it on the show at awkwardhuman.com/supercharged!


#210: Simplify Your Life

September 1, 2018 at 3:00PM • 47 minutes

Tommy and Adam discuss life simplification strategies, from introducing elements of minimalism to better time management and everything in between.