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Social

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: The TikTok Shotgun Wedding

On this episode of The Decentralists, we discuss how the U.S. wants to force a marriage between TikTok and the world’s largest software company, Microsoft.

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Blockchain

The Decentralists – Episode 2: An Interview with Dr. Chris Rowell

On this episode of The Decentralists, we are joined by Dr. Chris Rowell from the University of British Columbia.

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Technology

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: Store Wars

On this episode of The Decentralists, we are talking about a literal Epic—as in, Epic Games’ antitrust battle against Apple and Google.

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Social

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: Still Banned from Twitter

Decentralization is no longer the future—it is the present. As discussed in this week’s episode—we are planning a migration to new and thriving decentralized social networks. The Fediverse will soon…

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Technology

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: Trump Opens Pandora’s Box

When we said that Donald Trump was opening Pandora’s box by attempting to ban TikTok—we were right.

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Identity

The Decentralists – Episode 3: Identity Expert Dr. Geoffrey Goodell

On this episode, we have a very exciting guest—Dr. Geoffrey Goodell, Senior Research Associate of Computer Science at University College London.

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Technology

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: Big Tech Braces for Both Biden and Trump

Whether Republicans or Democrats control the U.S. government, Big Tech is in for a reckoning.

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Social

The Decentralists Episode 4: Is Social Media the Biggest Threat to Independent Journalism?

We discuss this question and more with the executive director and spokesperson for the watchdog group, FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting, Daniel Bernhard. 

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Technology

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: Seeing Red or Feeling Blue?

The US General Election has just ended (kinda), and we are chomping at the bit to talk about it.

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Social

The Decentralists – Episode 5: Wade Davis, Rock & Roll Anthropologist

What’s happening to our civilization? Anthropologist Wade Davis asks this question often.

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