Cheddar: How Fears of Nuclear War Sparked Cloud Computing – Cheddar Sidebar

Do you know how the Cold War inspired the technology that is a foundation of our online life? Cheddar explains how the Cold War and a man named Joseph Licklider led to the birth of cloud computing. Subscribe to Cheddar on YouTube: http://chdr.tv/subscribe Connect with Cheddar!
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Cheddar: Why We’ll Never Have the Perfect Controller – Cheddar Explains

In the 30 years since the classic NES controller debuted, controller design has come a long way. Or has it? Controller designs aren’t only about ergonomics. They’re also sites of clashing philosophies, corporate rivalries, and the battle for the loyalties of elite players. Subscribe to Cheddar on YouTube: http://chdr.tv/subscribe Connect with Cheddar!
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Cheddar: Why You Turn Down The Radio When You’re Lost – Cheddar Explains

When you’re driving down the highway and feel lost or unsure of what exit to take, instead of reaching for a map you turn down the music instead. Cheddar explains multitasking and why your brain has you reach for the radio knob. Subscribe to Cheddar on YouTube: http://chdr.tv/subscribe Connect with Cheddar!
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Cheddar: You Can Be Legally Dead In One Place And Alive In Another – Cheddar Explains

About 50 years ago, doctors came up with a new definition for death: brain death. But brain death isn’t as cut and dry as we would like to think. Cheddar explains how you can be declared legally dead in one place, but alive in another. Subscribe to Cheddar on YouTube: http://chdr.tv/subscribe Connect with Cheddar!
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Cheddar: How Cities Use Hidden Design to Thwart Terrorism – Cheddar Explores

The threat of terrorism is causing cities to change how they’re designed. Bollards, checkpoints and choke points help officials manage the difficult task of thwarting terrorism. But there are ways that are less obvious. Join Patrick Jones as he reveals the hidden design elements cities are using to keep people safe from harm. Subscribe to Cheddar on YouTube: http://chdr.tv/subscribe Sources:
https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/how-anti-terrorism-design-can-also-make-cities-more-livable/
https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-38418877
https://qz.com/733374/counter-terrorism-architecture-how-cities-prevent-attacks-without-looking-like-theyre-trying/
https://medium.com/we-research-and-expriment-with-how-the-sharing/how-can-public-spaces-act-against-terrorism-and-still-be-hospitable-3aa6d7795208
https://theconversation.com/defeating-terrorism-through-design-think-souks-not-office-buildings-64474
https://www.citylab.com/design/2017/10/public-squares-have-become-the-front-lines-for-the-fight-against-terrorism/543681/
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/trafficandcommuting/why-your-favorite-bench-might-be-there-to-thwart-a-terrorist-attack/2018/08/27/28a863fc-9b49-11e8-b60b-1c897f17e185_story.html?utm_term=.c9ae85fc81c9
https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/pa3zqk/urban-planners-designing-safer-cities-nyc-terrorist-truck-attack
https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/01/diplomats-designers-discuss-terror-cities-resilience/ Connect with Cheddar! On Facebook: http://chdr.tv/facebook
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