Jordan Erica Webber, The Guardian

Jordan Erica Webber

The Guardian

United Kingdom

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Recent:
  • Unknown
Past:
  • The Guardian
  • Alphr
  • Kotaku UK

Past articles by Jordan Erica:

End of an era: Chips with Everything – podcast

In the final episode of Chips with Everything, Jordan Erica Webber and Alex reminisce about their favourite episodes and discuss their favourite tech stories of the decade → Read More

Grieving in the digital era: Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber looks at how Twitter’s plans to deactivate unused accounts raised a broader conversation around the intersection of technology and death → Read More

Cities vs big tech: Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber looks into the recent setbacks for Uber and Airbnb in cities such as London and Toronto → Read More

Becoming a meme: Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber chats to the man behind the Hide the Pain Harold meme, and Elle Hunt explains why a person’s face might gain notoriety → Read More

Treating mental health with an app: Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber looks at the pros and cons of mental health apps → Read More

Infiltrating a 'troll farm': Chips with Everything podcast

Katarzyna Pruszkiewicz spent six months working in a PR firm in Poland, where she was told to promote controversial content that would influence people through a fake, rightwing Twitter account → Read More

A tale of two platforms: Chips with Everything podcast

Kari Paul and Alex Hern join Jordan Erica Webber to discuss how the big social media platforms are tackling the sticky issue of political adverts. Dr Kate Dommett also talks about how UK political parties could use or misuse social media as they launch their general election campaigns. → Read More

The digital welfare state: Chips with Everything podcast

How and why the Department for Work and Pensions in the UK is increasing investment in testing artificial intelligence to assess benefits claims → Read More

The Lovelace effect: Chips with Everything podcast

To mark the 10th year of Ada Lovelace Day, Jordan Erica Webber talks to the founder of the event, Suw Charman-Anderson, about supporting women working in STEM. She also speaks to Dr Tilly Blyth of the Science Museum in London about why Lovelace was a mathematician ahead of her time → Read More

Uber – a Silicon Valley drama: Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber chats to New York Times reporter Mike Isaac about Super Pumped, his new book on the rise and fall of Travis Kalanick → Read More

YouTube summer camps: Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber is joined by Richard Sprenger, who recently went to Los Angeles to learn more about a new summer camp that aims to teach six to 10-year-olds how to become the next YouTube sensation. → Read More

Siri, are you listening? Chips with Everything podcast

This week Jordan Erica Webber is joined by Alex Hern, as they look at the scandal that rocked the voice assistant world, and ask whether or not we can trust that voice assistants aren’t eavesdropping on our most private moments → Read More

Turning off the internet: Chips with Everything podcast

Kashmiris have not had access to the internet for nearly a month. The blackout, from the start of August, is the 77th of the year so far in India. Jordan Erica Webber looks at the personal, legal and societal fallout of government-ordered shutdowns around the world → Read More

The death of iTunes... kind of: Chips with Everything podcast

The Guardian’s UK tech editor, Alex Hern, joins Jordan Erica Webber to discuss the imminent end to the iTunes store as we know it. They also take a nostalgic look at some of the other software we’ve lost → Read More

Guardian technology podcast: 'World leaders should listen!'

Presenter Jordan Erica Webber and producer Danielle Stephens explain how our podcast Chips With Everything comes together → Read More

The price of being a ransomware hero: Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber chats to Fabian Wosar, a renowned anti-ransomware expert, who has worked on thousands of cases → Read More

Is YouTube proud? – Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber looks at why some people, such as Carlos Maza, say YouTube needs to do more to protect minorities from hate speech. The Guardian’s UK technology editor, Alex Hern, joins in on the conversation.Note added 1 July 2019: Due to a communication mix-up, we erroneously stated in the first airing of this episode that Google, of which YouTube is a subsidiary, did not respond to our… → Read More

"Smart City of Surveillance": Chips with Everything podcast

Leyland Cecco and Lilian Edwards join Jordan Erica Webber to talk about the latest delays in plans to build a smart neighbourhood in Toronto. → Read More

Cybersecurity and makeup tutorials: Chips with Everything podcast

Jordan Erica Webber chats to Addie Wagenknecht, who is using the YouTube algorithm to her advantage by teaching cybersecurity tips while reviewing beauty products → Read More

Meeting your Islamophobic troll: Chips with Everything podcast

A couple of years ago, Hussein Kesvani started receiving anti-Islam messages from a Twitter account called True Brit. A few months later, he travelled to meet the man behind the account. Jordan Erica Webber chats to him about what that was like, as well as his new book Follow Me, Akhi, which looks at how the newest generation of British Muslims are growing up in the digital age. → Read More