Personal Tech

Episode 186: Will We Stop Buying Cars?

More flexibility in getting around without owning a car is prompting some to wonder how many of us will start to give up owning a vehicle entirely.

Episode 189: Do Students Still Need Laptops?

Before parents choose a laptop for high school or college students, they might want to think about how and whether it’ll be used.

Episode 200: Where’s Your Health Data?

Personal health records have often been harder to access, but making them accessible to apps from tech companies may have side effects. 

Episode 195: Why Tech Companies are Listening to Your Voice Commands

We knew tech devices might be listening to us all the time and processing our voices as data, but it turns out other humans might be listening as well.