FTFY: Fixed That For You

8 EpisodesProduced by Segment

Do you make, break, and tinker with things? Are you a seeker of unconventional wisdom? Do you think in algorithms? Then welcome to FTFY, also known as Fixed That For You—a show about solving problems with data and algorithms. When we say Fixed That For You, we don’t mean it in that sometimes-snarky,… read more

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Data vs. Da Vinci

April 8th, 2019

20:43

10,000 tulips, the price of Bitcoin, and competing computers. On this episode of 'Fixed That For You' we ask “Can a computer make art?” If that …

Data vs. Dating

March 25th, 2019

19:41

Should I stay or should I go? In every romantic relationship, there is a moment that you ask yourself, “Is it worth it?” Well, Rashied Amini, a NASA …

Data vs. Wildlife Poachers

March 11th, 2019

22:40

Turtles have been around since the days of the dinosaurs, but are they about to follow them into extinction? Conservation scientist Kim …

Data vs. Dan Brown

February 25th, 2019

19:57

Of the thousands of books published this year, how can we predict which will become bestsellers? Book lovers, Jodie Archer and Matt Jockers, set out …

Data vs. Hamburgers

February 11th, 2019

19:47

Is the humble hamburger our planet’s new hero? It is according to biochemist Pat Brown. In this episode of ‘Fixed That For You’ we visit Brown’s Impossible Foods lab where he’s broken down America’s favorite food into …

Data vs. Diabetes

January 28th, 2019

18:47

What if an algorithm could be your doctor? Living with Type 1 diabetes usually means making a lot of medical decisions on your own, sometimes daily. …

Data vs. Deadly Stampedes

January 14th, 2019

20:45

There is a festival in India so amazing that millions of people attend every year – despite the near certainty that many will die. Nilay Kulkarni …

This is FTFY: Fixed That For You

November 26th, 2018

2:00

Do you make, break, and tinker with things? Are you a seeker of unconventional wisdom? Like to celebrate engineer-specific thinking? Then welcome to …

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