The Tech Shock podcast – new technology, new worries?
In the first episode of series 7, Vicki and Geraldine take a look at the issues that will be looming large for families over the coming months.
Looking ahead to a “post-Online Safety Bill world” Vicki and Geraldine ask about some issues which the future might bring.
They cover the metaverse – or, as Vicki prefers to call it, online immersive experiences – and consider how much money children are spending, making, and losing online.
They also look at the implications of AI for children’s privacy, for example – how much user data will we share with a chatbot who feels ‘real’? And how can these tools impact education?
You can listen to the episode in full, here.
The Tech Shock podcast – sharenting
This week, Vicki and Geraldine are joined by Claire Bessant, lawyer and sharenting expert. They discuss the pros and cons of sharing information about your children online.
The Tech Shock podcast – has media literacy’s time finally come?
Vicki and Geraldine are joined by Professor at Bournemouth University, Julian McDougall, to discuss all things media literacy.
The Tech Shock podcast – the 'wicked problem' of child financial harms
This week Vicki is joined by PUBLIC's Maya Daver-Massion and Zixuan Fu to unpack child financial harms.