DTNS 2640 – Airbags and D-Bags

Governments are now calling for tech companies to shut down social networking and other communications to bad actors. Is it possible? Veronica Belmont 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–without you, none of thisContinue reading “DTNS 2640 – Airbags and D-Bags”

Weekly Tech Views 21 – Dec 5, 2015

  Real tech stories. Really shaky analysis. December. The holiday season is in full swing—parties, gift buying, TV specials, caroling (do people still carol? seems there’s been a steep decline in fa-la-la-ing recently). If only there was a way to take a short break and be misinformed about the week’s tech news… Or—Just Spitballing Here,Continue reading “Weekly Tech Views 21 – Dec 5, 2015”

DTNS 2639 – Cloud Country

Estonia wants to be able to restore their country from a cloud backup. Plus news from Uganda’s municipal WiFi to Kazakhstan’s government security certificate (bad idea). Tom Merritt and Darren Kitchen discuss while Len Peralta draws live during the show. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. PleaseContinue reading “DTNS 2639 – Cloud Country”

DTNS 2638 – Apple Gets Swifty

Apple open-sources its Swift programming language and Google’s streaming apps within apps. Are we destroying silos and swinging back to more open platforms and or is this all just corporate hubris? Tom Merritt and Justin Young discuss. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. AContinue reading “DTNS 2638 – Apple Gets Swifty”

DTNS 2637 – Adobe Creative Cloud Draws Artists In

Adobe is launching loads of new features for Photoshop and other Creative Cloud apps while going mobile and touch-friendly. Tom Merritt, Scott Johnson and Len Peralta talk about whether this is what the digital artist wants. Also is Flash finally dead? MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org.Continue reading “DTNS 2637 – Adobe Creative Cloud Draws Artists In”

DTNS 2636 – “Honey? What’s this letter from the City?”

Delivery services like Amazon Prime Now make purchase and delivery convenient. Too convenient? Is this much convenience good for us? Allison Sheridan tells Tom Merritt how Amazon saved her Thanksgiving and whether that’s a good thing. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. A specialContinue reading “DTNS 2636 – “Honey? What’s this letter from the City?””