DTNS 3228 – In Vero Veritas?

Vero is currently the hottest app on the App Store. The latest platform social networking platform can Vero successfully break into a market dominated by FB, Instagram and Twitter? Plus Apple is launching medical clinics to provide employees with healthcare and Facebook is using Messenger to de-radicalize extremists. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger ChangContinue reading “DTNS 3228 – In Vero Veritas?”

DTNS 3227 – What Do You Do With A Rectangle?

We examine the trends and announcements from this year’s Mobile World Congress; the phones, the technology and most importantly the prices. Plus the US Supreme Court will hear arguments this week that will decide if US law enforcement can force US companies to divulge data stored on foreign soil and YouTube is launching automatic captionsContinue reading “DTNS 3227 – What Do You Do With A Rectangle?”

DTNS 3226 – Roundtable: Big Data is Watching You

It’s our end of February roundtable episode. We examine how big data currently influences our lives and what control if any we have over it. Debate if the explosion of media choices and platforms has had a negative impact on content discovery and consumption. And how did Snap’s CEO Evan Spiegel get his big fatContinue reading “DTNS 3226 – Roundtable: Big Data is Watching You”

DTNS 3225 – Nuthin’ but a 5G Thang

Intel has announced 5G connected PCs next year promising an always connected machine. But is this necessarily a good thing? Plus the FCC has published its new rules on Net Neutrality and Airbnb Plus has launched offering plusher accommodations to better compete with hotels. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Justin Robert Young.Continue reading “DTNS 3225 – Nuthin’ but a 5G Thang”

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”