I'm Wade Roush, a technology journalist and audio producer. Welcome to Soonish—a podcast where we learn how to navigate the future, together.
A lot of people feel powerless about the future, as if technological change is something that happens to them. I don't believe that. When we understand where tech ideas really come from—and how we adopt them, or abandon them—we can see that we each have a real choice in the matter. And then we can be a little more intentional about the kind of future we’re building.
Our unfinished arguments about the past make it harder to come together to think about the future. Can a stunning natural event like a total solar eclipse help unify us?