DTNS 2649 – The Retail Force Awakens

Apple and Samsung get agreements to start mobile payments in China and Target is reportedly investigating their own. Patrick Norton and Tom Merritt discuss why mobile payments is such a mess. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. A special thanks to all our supporters–withoutContinue reading “DTNS 2649 – The Retail Force Awakens”

DTNS 2647 – Searching For 2015

Europe’s clamping down on piracy while the US tries to sneak in a cybersurveillance bill. Tom Merritt and Scott Johnson talk about that and why “Facebook” is still the top Google search of the year. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. A special thanksContinue reading “DTNS 2647 – Searching For 2015”

DTNS 2646 – Compression and Chill

Netflix plans to reduce data consumption by up to 20% by intelligently compressing every video and maybe every scene. They say we won’t even notice. Todd Whitehead and Tom Merritt discuss. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. A special thanks to all our supporters–withoutContinue reading “DTNS 2646 – Compression and Chill”

Weekly Tech Views 22 – Dec 13, 2015

Real tech stories. Really shaky analysis. 65 degrees in mid-December in Ohio? Perfect. Some say it doesn’t feel like the holidays, but I always say there’s nothing more festive than wearing shorts and a t-shirt while listening to a little Christmas music and reading some bogus tech-story analysis. ??? A study indicates that text messagesContinue reading “Weekly Tech Views 22 – Dec 13, 2015”

DTNS 2644 – SHAnanigans

Tokyo’s metropolitan police have a drone squad out to net illegal drones. Literally. They use a net. Darren Kitchen and Tom Merritt explain. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. A special thanks to all our supporters–without you, none of this would be possible. IfContinue reading “DTNS 2644 – SHAnanigans”

DTNS 2643 – Pay-ple of Walmart

Also, Comcast says data caps are just the same as paying for fuel and Verizon wants to let sponsors pay for your data caps. Are data caps here to stay? Tom Merritt and Justin Young discuss. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. A specialContinue reading “DTNS 2643 – Pay-ple of Walmart”

DTNS 2642 – Leaking Mr. Bitcoin.

We know who invented Bitcoin. Yahoo is selling itself. Apple TV service canceled. These three statements are inaccurate. Tom Merritt and Scott Johnson tell you why. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. A special thanks to all our supporters–without you, none of this wouldContinue reading “DTNS 2642 – Leaking Mr. Bitcoin.”

DTNS 2641 – Exponomy

Gig economy? That’s what you use to make money to buy things int he “Experience Economy” apparently. Will companies shift from selling things to selling memories and transformations? Tom Merritt and Patrick Beja talk about what the heck that all means. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org.Continue reading “DTNS 2641 – Exponomy”