2 things to hear, 1 thing to amaze:
* The Bugle. If you're a fan of "The Daily Show" and you've never heard correspondent John Oliver join his friend Andy Zaltzman in their cross-Atlantic weekly news show, you're in for fun. Subscribe free via iTunes.
* RadioLab. Jad Abumrad won a "genius grant" for his work on this show he creates with Robert Krulwich. Give this episode three minutes and you'll be hooked.
YOU, ROBOT. DigitalTrends.com reports on a $1,999 gadget that turns an iPad into a Segway-like thing you control remotely with another iPad: Your face appears atop a mobile "telepresence" described by Double Robotics as "the most elegant way to be somewhere else in the world without flying there." Check out the promotional video to see a promising method for touring a museum or gallery remotely.