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 awkward.email for lots of options! Check out our Subreddit, too!

Hosted by Adam Dachis and Darren Herczeg.



#56: Talez from the Darque Net

May 21, 2015 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 25 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about the dark net, spotify’s new features, and an Apple tidbit. We’re also answering your questions about time tracking, iPhoto, and pocket cameras.


#55: Pain, Drugs, and Genetics (Part II)

May 14, 2015 at 6:00PM • 58 minutes

This week on Supercharged we're finishing up our two-part healthcare special with a discussion about chronic pain, how pharmaceutical and illicit drugs function (or don't), and how your genetics plays into it all.


#54: Healthcare in America (Part I)

May 7, 2015 at 5:30AM • 1 hour 17 minutes

This week on Supercharged we're discussing the wide world of healthcare. We're not finishing, either, because there's so much information this is just part one! So listen, enjoy, learn, and stay tuned for part two.


#53: Frugal Fever

April 30, 2015 at 12:15PM • 1 hour 20 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Google’s latest moves, more public shaming, and our last words on the Apple Watch for awhile. We’re also answering your questions about choosing a new old phone, packing for a long trip, and podcast apps for Android.


#52: Public Shaming 2.0

April 23, 2015 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 19 minutes

This week on Supercharged we're talking about public shaming plus figuring out what to do with an old MacBook. And more...?


#51: She's Drunk the Kool-Aid?

April 16, 2015 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 36 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about killing net neutraility, sexism in the tech industry, and the Apple Watch again. We’re also answering your questions about replacement batteries and learning to code.

Guests: Melanie Pinola and Darren Herczeg.


#50: Quetiapine Latuda

April 9, 2015 at 6:15PM • 1 hour 43 minutes

On this week's episode we're talking about surviving in the workplace, divorcing on Facebook, and how we understand surveillance issues. We're also answering your questions about student discounts, iPad virus dissemination, and Chrome extensions.


#49: Meerkat Got Periscoped

March 31, 2015 at 5:45PM • 1 hour 27 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about travel hacks, the Ellen Pao verdict, and religious freedom laws. We’re also answering your questions about domain names, e-Ink tablets, and blocking texts.


#48: Parry, Feint, and Thrust

March 26, 2015 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 39 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about winning arguments, virtual reality porn, and the social implications of technology. We’re also answering your questions about blogging, buying a Chromebook Pixel, and hopefully more!


#47: The Home Automation Gateway Drug

March 19, 2015 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 24 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about disappearing drug markets, USB-C’s major security drawback, and home automation. We’re also answering your questions about Nintendo, getting into tech reporting, and using your own domain for email.

Guests: Ben Robinson, Tony Gutierrez, and Darren Herczeg.