Supercharged

Supercharged

Every week, Supercharged tackles a complex—and sometimes unusual—question about technology, science, psychology, and human existence to find out how we can approach life better in our rapidly changing world.

Got a question you'd like us to answer or comment for the show? Visit awkward.email for lots of options! Check out our Subreddit, too!

Hosted by Adam Dachis and Darren Herczeg.



#90: The New OS

January 15, 2016 at 5:30PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about iOS 9.3, the Steve Jobs of penises, and the future of operating systems! Questions? Visit awkwardhuman.com/ask


#89: Perhaps It's Easier to Get Snakes on a Plane

January 7, 2016 at 6:30PM • 1 hour 50 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Apple’s portless future, the Time Warner hack, and fun new air travel laws! Questions or comments? Go to awkwardhuman.com/ask


#88: Darth Jar Jar (and Other Conspiracy Theories)

December 31, 2015 at 4:00PM • 2 hours

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about and conspiracy theories, from the Bilderberg Group to Darth Jar Jar Binks! Questions or comments? Go to awkwardhuman.com/ask!


#87: Creativity

December 24, 2015 at 2:30PM • 1 hour 11 minutes

A discussion on the creative process with Rich Vreeland (Musician, Disasterpeace), Darren Herczeg (Filmmaker/Visual Artist, Shockhammer), Thorin Klosowski (Writer, Lifehacker), and Toni Dachis (Visual Artist and Adam's Mom).


#86: Loserboards

December 15, 2015 at 6:30PM • 1 hour 58 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Uber unions, drone hell, and online identity. Questions/comments? Visit awkwardhuman.com/ask!


#85: Accidentally Racist Technology

December 10, 2015 at 5:45PM • 1 hour 36 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about the death of Mailbox, the new Final Fantasy 7 remake, and accidentally racist technology. Questions/Comments? Visit awkwardhuman.com/ask


#84: The Virtual World of Smart IUDs

December 2, 2015 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 13 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about virtual reality, Android Wear for iPhone, and the one true death of Adobe Flash. Guest: Patrick Allen (Lifehacker). Ask a question or comment at awkwardhuman.com/ask!


#83: Mediturkey

November 25, 2015 at 11:45PM • 1 hour 16 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Thanksgiving, meditation, and outer space! Got a question or comment? Go here to awkwardhuman.com/ask!


#82: The Machines Are Coming

November 19, 2015 at 5:45PM • 60 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Amazon’s quiet takeover of home automation, YouTube music, and the fear of future technology. Guests: Thorin Klosowski (Lifehacker) and Erica Elson (Awkward Human).


#81: Social Norm Override

November 11, 2015 at 6:15PM • 1 hour 26 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about another T-Mobile event, the American placebo effect, and whether or not it’s possible to override cultural standards.