DTNS 2749 – Daily Tech Normie Show

Jennie Josephson & Rich Stroffolino talk about switching between operating systems and why it hurts our brains so very much. Welcome to the pilot of the Daily Tech Normie Show! MP3 Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. Follow us on Soundcloud. A special thanks to all our supporters–without you, none of this would be possible. If you areContinue reading “DTNS 2749 – Daily Tech Normie Show”

DTNS 2748 – Execute Rule 41

The Supreme Court amends court procedures to make it easier to get a warrant to search remote servers. A boon to legitimate law enforcement investigations or open door to trampling privacy? Tom Merritt and Darren Kitchen discuss. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. FollowContinue reading “DTNS 2748 – Execute Rule 41”

DTNS 2747 – A Wolfram Ate My Homework

What funding fade? Justin Young reports back from the Collision Conference in New Orleans with tales to tell Tom Merritt of bots and natural language processing. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. Follow us on Soundcloud. A special thanks to all our supporters–without you,Continue reading “DTNS 2747 – A Wolfram Ate My Homework”

DTNS 2746 – Blizzard Streisand

Why do game companies like Blizzard have such a rabid following and what does it mean for the future of video game trade shows like E3? Jenn Cutter and Scott Johnson discuss. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. Follow us on Soundcloud. A specialContinue reading “DTNS 2746 – Blizzard Streisand”

DTNS 2745 – Disclaimer: Beyonce’s Hubby works at Tidal

Listening to music is a mess. Streaming systems no longer all have all the music you might want. Did they ever? CNET’s Iyaz Akhtar and Tom Merritt discuss what artist exclusivity does to the music fan. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. Follow usContinue reading “DTNS 2745 – Disclaimer: Beyonce’s Hubby works at Tidal”

DTNS 2744 – SWIFT on Security

Can Google stop employees from leaving to do startups? Veronica Belmont and Tom Merritt discuss project 120 which aims to do just that and give Google some ownership at the same time. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. Follow us on Soundcloud. A specialContinue reading “DTNS 2744 – SWIFT on Security”

DTNS 2743 – The World’s Petri Dish

Peter Wells, Patrick Beja and Hannah Francis discuss the news on a beautiful Kyoto afternoon. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. Follow us on Soundcloud. A special thanks to all our supporters–without you, none of this would be possible. If you are willing to support the show or give as littleContinue reading “DTNS 2743 – The World’s Petri Dish”

Weekly Tech Views – April 23, 2016

Real tech news. Really shaky analysis. Welcome to this week’s edition of the Weekly Tech Views, where each story, like the Cleveland Browns draft in a few days, is sure to start promisingly but end with you saying, “What the heck just happened?”  Take That Amazon is now offering their Prime Video streaming service asContinue reading “Weekly Tech Views – April 23, 2016”

DTNS 2472 – Tip Your Uber Driver

Can you be an independent contractor without being exploited? Shannon Morse and Tom Merritt discuss the pros and cons in light of the Uber settlement. Plus why you should now carry cash for Uber rides but Lyft. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. FollowContinue reading “DTNS 2472 – Tip Your Uber Driver”

DTNS 2741 – VPN Phantom of the Opera

Opera’s making a free VPN, built in to its browser. How’s that going to sit with governments? Including the one that governs the Chinese companies trying to buy Opera? Justin Young and Tom Merritt discuss. MP3 Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org. Please SUBSCRIBE HERE. Follow us onContinue reading “DTNS 2741 – VPN Phantom of the Opera”