DTNS 3224 – Know A Good Ethicist?

The US Copyright Office takes comments on a 2015 exemption that lets gamers legally bypass copy protection on games if it requires the Internet to work. Qualcomm shows off a reference VR headset based on the company’s new Snapdragon 845 chip. And Uber launches a cheaper ride-sharing service called Uber Pool. Starring Tom Merritt, SarahContinue reading “DTNS 3224 – Know A Good Ethicist?”

DTNS 3222 – The Anecdotal Antidote

With all the recent news about flaws in iOS is Apple unfairly getting a bad rap? And if so how do you convince people that the situation isn’t as bad as it seems? Plus Google removed the “view image” button from its image search after reaching a deal with Getty Images and Australian authorities deactivateContinue reading “DTNS 3222 – The Anecdotal Antidote”

DTNS 3221 – Apple Has Character Flaws

Twitter being streaming live local news broadcasts alongside its timeline. Will it work and will news coverage change to adapt to it? Plus reports of iOS 11’s interface crashing and researchers at MIT have developed a low powered high speed neural network chip. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Justin Robert Young. MP3Continue reading “DTNS 3221 – Apple Has Character Flaws”

DTNS 3220 – Security vs Convenience

IBM produced a study showing consumers value security over convenience. Is this a trend, and if so will this lead to greater demands on companies to secure their online services? Plus Qualcomm has released its X24 LTE Modem and Snapchat rolls out analytics tools for its biggest creators. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger ChangContinue reading “DTNS 3220 – Security vs Convenience”

DTNS 3219 – Blade Cuts Through PC Game Streaming

French company Blade hopes to up end the Gaming PC market with their cloud based remote gaming PC service. Does it live up to the hype? Plus ARM unveils its new processor designs for object detection and machine learning and Harvard and MIT are offering classes in AI ethics. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, RogerContinue reading “DTNS 3219 – Blade Cuts Through PC Game Streaming”

DTNS 3218 – Facebook: All the Kids Aren’t Doing It

With Apple revamping the iOS development cycle to focus more on quality control and reliability issues we examine the differences between Apple’s and Google’s approach to OS development. Plus the number of younger Facebook appears to be dropping and Uber is making six-hour breaks mandatory for drivers who’ve driven 12 hours straight. Starring Tom Merritt,Continue reading “DTNS 3218 – Facebook: All the Kids Aren’t Doing It”

DTNS 3217 – Self-Settling Lawsuit

Uber and Waymo have finally settled. So what can this real live corporate drama teach start-ups and their partner companies about navigating around the dangers of intellectual property? Plus Facebook is testing a downvote option on comments and how the Praying Mantis may be key to giving robots low-cost stereoscopic vision. Starring Sarah Lane, TomContinue reading “DTNS 3217 – Self-Settling Lawsuit”

DTNS 3216 – Paul Allen Shreds

The source code for iBoot a core component of iOS 9 was posted on GitHub. Apple issues a DMCA take-down notice. What are the implications for iPhone security? Police in China are testing sunglasses with built-in facial recognition technology in train stations. Amazon has added Whole Foods to its Prime Now delivery service to residentsContinue reading “DTNS 3216 – Paul Allen Shreds”

DTNS 3215 – You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yeti

High-resolution audio raised its profile at CES 2018, but what exactly is it and is it helping to spur new interest in the audiophile lifestyle? Plus Google is planning a streaming gaming service called Project Yeti and Deepfake videos get the ban hammer from PornHub and Twitter. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang andContinue reading “DTNS 3215 – You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yeti”