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May 13th, 2012
Episode 307 of 558 episodes
Welcome to episode #305 of Six Pixels Of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast. Now, with the ubiquity of smartphones and mobile connectedness, it has never been easier to share with the world our each and every move (look no further than Facebook's one billion dollar acquisition of Instagram). And we're publishing our lives. All of the time - in text, images, audio and video - for the world to see. In fact, it's happening more and more with each and every passing day. Why are we doing all of this self-tracking? It's a topic that has fascinated Nora Young for a long while. The founding host and producer of CBC's Definitely Not The Opera and the current host of Spark (a radio show and podcast about the intersection of technology and culture - and it's one of my personal favorites) spent this past year digging deeper into self-tracking and what this means about our society and who we are. The culmination of her work is the recently published book, The Virtual Self - How Our Digital Lives Are Altering the World Around Us. Over the years, I've had the pleasure of being a guest on Spark on multiple occasions, so it was a lot of fun to turn the tables and interview Nora. Enjoy the conversation... Here it is: Six Pixels Of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast - Episode #305 - Host: Mitch Joel. Running time: 46:07. Please send in questions, comments, suggestions - [email protected] Hello from Beautiful Montreal. Subscribe over at iTunes. Please visit and leave comments on the Blog - Six Pixels of Separation. Feel free to connect to me directly on Facebook here: Mitch Joel on Facebook. or you can connect on LinkedIn. ...or on twitter. Six Pixels of Separation the book is now available. CTRL ALT DEL is coming in Spring 2013. In conversation with Nora Young. The Virtual Self. CBC. Spark. Definitely Not The Opera. Follow Nora on Twitter. This week's music: David Usher 'St. Lawrence River'. Download the Podcast here: Six Pixels Of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast - Episode #305 - Host: Mitch Joel. Tags: advertising podcast blog blogging cbc david usher definitely not the opera digital marketing facebook itunes marketing marketing podcast nora young online social network podcast podcasting social media spark the virtual self twitter