#48 - Porn and Tech Progress | Curio

#48 - Porn and Tech Progress

19 mins | Sep 9, 2021

Today's episode from 10th September 2021. First this Friday: After the site Only Fans banned sexually explicit content from its platform, and then quickly reversed its decision, we ask whether porn still has the power to drive tech progress. Then later on, we thought it'd be over by now but COVID continues. We've got five ways you can train your brain to become more resilient in these uncertain times. From Bloomberg, Leonid Bershidsky argues that there may be a backlash to big corporation's control of the internet. And pornography could be leading the charge against its intrusive controls. The start of a new, post-pandemic normal many of us expected this fall isn’t happening. Finding ways to reset and thrive these next months will take extra resourcefulness. From The Wall Street Journal, Ray A. Smith explores some advice from wellbeing experts on building personal resilience and flourishing in hard times. Wake up with Curio is a different kind of morning show that gives you the context behind the news and gets you motivated for the day ahead, every Monday - Friday.

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