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 awkwardhuman.com/supercharged for lots of options! Check out our Subreddit, too! If you love the show, please help us keep making it! (This does not require a financial contribution.)

Hosted by Adam Dachis and Darren Herczeg.



#61: WWTSD: What Would Taylor Swift Do?

June 25, 2015 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Taylor Swift’s music crusade, the Samsung Safety Truck, and our path towards extinction! We’re also answering your questions about iPhone deactivation, Feedly, and Kindle articles.


#60: E3 2015: Land of Nostalgia

June 18, 2015 at 6:45PM • 1 hour 51 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about gaming, because it’s still barely E3 week, and also some bad news for LastPass users. We’re also answering your questions about running apps and building a PC.


#59: It's Not Just a Wrestling Move Anymore

June 11, 2015 at 4:45PM • 1 hour 16 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Apple, and that’s about it! But also podcasting. And we’re answering your questions about making coffee, time management, and the elephant wallet.


#58: A Frank Conversention About HBNo

June 4, 2015 at 5:30PM • 1 hour 38 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about the new Patriot Act, the early victory of USB Type-C, and streaming video. We’re also answering your questions about emulation, removing Google’s messaging app, and normalizing podcast audio.


#57: The Porn Cave

May 28, 2015 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 16 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about so many Google things, better antibiotics, and porn verification in the UK. We’re also answering your questions about Windows on a Mac, productivity porn, and breaking into your daughter’s phone.


#56: Talez from the Darque Net

May 21, 2015 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 25 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about the dark net, spotify’s new features, and an Apple tidbit. We’re also answering your questions about time tracking, iPhoto, and pocket cameras.


#55: Pain, Drugs, and Genetics (Part II)

May 14, 2015 at 6:00PM • 58 minutes

This week on Supercharged we're finishing up our two-part healthcare special with a discussion about chronic pain, how pharmaceutical and illicit drugs function (or don't), and how your genetics plays into it all.


#54: Healthcare in America (Part I)

May 7, 2015 at 5:30AM • 1 hour 17 minutes

This week on Supercharged we're discussing the wide world of healthcare. We're not finishing, either, because there's so much information this is just part one! So listen, enjoy, learn, and stay tuned for part two.


#53: Frugal Fever

April 30, 2015 at 12:15PM • 1 hour 20 minutes

This week on Supercharged we’re talking about Google’s latest moves, more public shaming, and our last words on the Apple Watch for awhile. We’re also answering your questions about choosing a new old phone, packing for a long trip, and podcast apps for Android.


#52: Public Shaming 2.0

April 23, 2015 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 19 minutes

This week on Supercharged we're talking about public shaming plus figuring out what to do with an old MacBook. And more...?