OPB | Jan. 18, 2017
Simon Tam discusses the arguments made before the U.S. Supreme Court today; we get an update from the state's Chief Information Officer, Alex Pettit; and Sen. Ron Wyden talks cabinet hearings, the ACA, and more.
OPB | Feb. 19, 2016
We take on the week's big news stories with our rotating panel of news watchers. Then we hear from a young jazz composer (and her mentor) about what it's like to compose music for the Portland Jazz Composer's Ensemble.
OPB | Oct. 20, 2015
Erik Siemers, managing editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | Sept. 08, 2015
Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, stops by Think Out Loud to discuss the latest in the region's business news.
OPB | Aug. 03, 2015
University of Oregon professor Richard Taylor and his collaborator Simon Brown recently patented a new technology that could restore vision to the blind - and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
OPB | July 30, 2015
Do smartphones help or hinder healthcare professionals?
OPB | July 09, 2015
Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | June 01, 2015
Geologists say the recent activity is not usual, and no tsunamis were triggered.
OPB | March 30, 2015
TUESDAY: A bill in the Oregon Legislature would allow computer coding classes to be counted towards foreign language requirements for public school students.
OPB | Feb. 09, 2015
MONDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | Dec. 05, 2014
FRIDAY: A research team at Washington State University is working on a device that would measure THC in someone's breath, similar to existing alcohol breathalyser tests.
OPB | Dec. 01, 2014
MONDAY: The "Driving While Black" app seeks to assist African-American drivers when they're pulled over.
OPB | Aug. 28, 2014
THURSDAY: In the third installment of our tech series, we'll ask if the capacity to access the internet almost anywhere diminishes our ability to enjoy wilderness.
OPB | Aug. 22, 2014
FRIDAY: In the second part of our tech series, we'll discuss how the ubiquity of GPS and Google maps has shaped our knowledge and sense of our surroundings.
OPB | Aug. 15, 2014
FRIDAY: We'll discuss the future of technology on day one of a two-day festival celebrating innovation and entrepreneurship in Portland.
OPB | Aug. 05, 2014
TUESDAY: In the first installment of our tech series, we'll discuss the pros and cons of having any so much data instantly available.
OPB | July 28, 2014
MONDAY: We'll look into why Uber's car-sharing service is available in more than 100 cities across the world -- but not in Portland.
OPB | July 17, 2014
THURSDAY: Corvallis-based professional photographer Kat Sloma recently ditched her traditional camera in favor of an iPhone.
OPB | April 24, 2014
THURSDAY: If Beaverton's school bond measure passes in May, the district will use some of the money to get a device into the hands of every one of its students.
OPB | March 04, 2014
TUESDAY: Portland is one of nine metropolitan areas where Google hopes to introduce super-fast internet. We'll hear what that could mean.