Podcast

Materialising the digital

A special edition looking at new ways of manufacturing: fashion, reefs, jet engines and more at the Out of Hand exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum.

From imagination to innovation

Star Trek inspired the first mobile phone by Motorola. Google, Apple and Microsoft have all used science fiction to stay ahead of the curve in the innovation game. So how do we go from imagination to innovation?

The Future, This Week 12 May 2017

This week: robots, apples and Apple, when living the good life on Instagram turns into real work, and an industry where analogue still beats digital.

Are generational categories a myth?

Generational categories are popular but is there any truth to generational differences? We talk to Dr Steven Hitchcock about the myths surrounding generational categories.