002 The Functional Nerds
In the second episode of The Functional Nerds, Patrick Hester and John Anealio chat about the New Jersey school system and music in schools, about: piracy and digital copyrights, creative commons, Elton John’s ‘Tiny Dancer’, how John is really ‘just a music nerd’ (cause he’s married! to a -girl-!), Don Tapscott, Wikinomics, Grown up Digital, Lawrence Lessig, copyright laws, user manuals, generic web hosting, the generation gap and the different way of thinking what is and what isn’t ‘stealing’, digital distribution of content online, Hulu.com, paid subscriptions, the Roku player, TiVo, Netflix instant streaming, Apple’s iPad, Shazam for iPhone, Revision 3 Internet Television, Battlestar Galactica, Caprica, Robert Culp, The Greatest American Hero, 30 Rock, Spartacus: Blood and Sand, AirlockAlpha, Doctor Who, the cost of DVD’s & television seasons, Stargate: SG1, Atlantis & Universe, Star Trek The next generation, Deep Space 9 & Voyager, John Scalzi, Harlan Ellison, Cylon’s and the 13th Tribe, King’s X & Rain Perry, L.E. Modesitt Jr & Haze and the Interstellar Jukebox.
© 2010 Patrick Hester & John Anealio