Rizwan Virk

Rizwan Virk

Biography:

Rizwan (Riz) Virk has truly blazed a trail in the tech world, and now is making his mark in films. Fresh out of MIT, he launched a breakthrough company out of his Boston apartment, Brainstorm Technologies, that became the first of his many internationally acclaimed enterprise software, video games, and online advertising companies. Most recently, he has become a leading advisor and angel investor in Silicon Valley, with such notable successes as the smash hit iPhone app, Tap Fish, which was downloaded more than 30 million times.

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Past Shows:

  • The Simulation Hypothesis / Open Lines

    Entrepreneur and video game pioneer Rizwan "Riz" Virk talked with Connie Willis about the Simulation Hypothesis, the idea that our physical reality is part of an increasingly sophisticated simulation. Followed by Open Lines.More »
  • Simulated Reality / Billy Meier's Prophecies

    Rizwan Virk discussed the simulated reality hypothesis. Followed by Michael Horn on Billy Meier's prophecies.More »
  • Mars Discoveries

    Former space science museum curator and former NASA consultant Richard C. Hoagland discussed the latest discoveries of the Mars rover as well as updates on space and energy exploration. First hour guest, technology trailblazer Rizwan Virk talked about the concept of Zen...More »

Last Night

Widowers & Relationships / KwiKwiyai Bigfoot
Widowers & Relationships / KwiKwiyai Bigfoot
Relationship coach Abel Keogh provided his unique insight into widower relationships. Followed by artist and Yakama Nation member Hollyanna CougarTracks, who discussed Bigfoot, and her experiences and relationship with the creature.
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