From an actual jail in England to a pretend jail in Nike advertisements, sneakers have always made a statement without saying a word. In this episode, we look into how they fit into the sport and fashion landscape – both on and off the field of play.
Trailblazers host:Walter Isaacson
Trailblazers host: Walter Isaacson
Walter Isaacson, former CNN chairman and CEO, is your guide through the narratives and nuances of Trailblazers. The acclaimed author of the New York Times bestseller "The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution" is also the president of the Aspen Institute, a nonpartisan educational and policy studies organization.
From seals campaigns to ice bucket challenges, from Jerry Lewis through Chance the Rapper, fundraising has leveled up since the old days of the poster-sized thermometer. Hear how streaming, social media and celebrity have all contributed to the way we reach out now.
From algorithms to Artificial Intelligence. Meet Kuri: Your new adorable robot friend who takes pictures, videos and can make you …
From bone-rolling to bone-rattling thrills. If there’s one thing you can bet big on and comfortably win, it’s that society …
All the news that’s not fit to print. Privacy may be an American norm, but did you know it wasn’t …
Think golf’s not a technology story? Think again. From balls, to clubs, to the experience itself, although the game hasn’t changed … just about everything else has. In this episode, learn how.