Roboism is a show mostly about robots. We are exploring how artificial intelligence, machine learning, and digital assistants are affecting our culture. Come explore the humanity behind the bots that are quickly becoming a part of every day life.



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Latest Episodes

#32: A Fool Full of Regret

June 27th, 2019 · 46 minutes

Alex and Savannah mourn the death of Jibo and other robotic friends, think about Tesla Homebrews, and continue to mull over the implications of the scoot scoot infestation.

#31: Set to Dude

May 2nd, 2019 · 31 minutes

Alex and Savannah discuss the gender identity of voice assistants LIVE at C2E2!

#30: Easier to Tax a Robot

April 10th, 2019 · 37 minutes

Alex and Savannah want robots to take everyone's jobs (no, seriously).

#29: Hello Gorgeous

March 13th, 2019 · 33 minutes

This week, Alex and Savannah look forward to the multiplicity and shame a new sexist robot.

#28: Normie Toilet

February 27th, 2019 · 33 minutes

Savannah brings a smart toilet to Alex's attention, a backwards lady robot confronts the Polar Vortex, and there's a major update in the scoot scoot department.

#27: How to Kiss Mr. Washington

February 18th, 2019 · 31 minutes

Alex and Savannah get into robot researchers, robot grifters, and how it’s not great to make love to your money.

#26: More R2D2, Less Roomba

December 11th, 2018 · 24 minutes

This week, Alex and Savannah give you a blast from the past from their interview with roboticist Adrian Choy, who leads the engineering team at the Museum of Science and Industry's Robot Revolution exhibit.

#25: The Apple Factories Are Still Gonna Exist

November 27th, 2018 · 46 minutes

This week Alex talks to guest host Trin Garritano about the possibilities fora solarpunk future!

#24: All These Metaphors Fall Apart

November 6th, 2018 · 33 minutes

Alex brings her friend Vector into the studio to see if Savannah will save them from an grease fire.

#23: You Need to Oil Its Tail

October 23rd, 2018 · 39 minutes

This week, Alex grills Savannah on her ability to anthropomorphize robots. Is she a monster? Let's find out!