Hey Google, Am I Asleep Yet – DTNS 3988

Australia is considering an online safety bill with six main areas overseen by an eSafety commissioner. What will this new legislation cover and what do tech companies think about the new regulations? Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Peter Wells, Roger Chang, Joe, Amos MP3 Download Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, videoContinue reading “Hey Google, Am I Asleep Yet – DTNS 3988”

Amazon’s Warehouse Games – DTNS 3987

The Information reports Amazon is expanding an existing program called FC Games, which encourages its fulfillment center employees to improve efficiency and compete against others for digital rewards, such as virtual pets. MP3 Download Using a Screen Reader? Click here Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org Follow us on Twitter Instgram YouTube and TwitchContinue reading “Amazon’s Warehouse Games – DTNS 3987”

Let Me Flex My Batteries – DTNS 3986

The CSUN Assistive Technology Conference is held every year to show off developments in assistive technology. This year for the first time it was held virtually. Allison Sheridan is here with highlights from this year’s show. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Robb Dunewood, Allison Sheridan, Roger Chang, Joe, Amos MP3 Download Using a Screen Reader?Continue reading “Let Me Flex My Batteries – DTNS 3986”

Smile! You’re On Unsecured Camera! – DTNS 3984

A group was able to access admin tools inside a company called Verkada that supplies surveillance cameras to more than 5200 customers including cities, colleges and hotels. Who was affected and what data was put at risk? Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Scott Johnson, Roger Chang, Joe, Amos MP3 Download Using a Screen Reader? ClickContinue reading “Smile! You’re On Unsecured Camera! – DTNS 3984”

Nothing But A Pipe Dream – DTNS 3983

Monday the European Union approved Microsoft’s acquisition of ZeniMax, the parent company of Bethesda, which now officially has joined Microsoft. What will Microsoft gain and how does this change things in the video gaming world? Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Patrick Beja, Roger Chang, Joe, Amos MP3 Download Using a Screen Reader? Click here MultipleContinue reading “Nothing But A Pipe Dream – DTNS 3983”

Mobile World Cautious Congress – DTNS 3982

Plans are firming up for an in-person Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this June, with a possible 45,000-50,000 attendees. That would be just about half the 109,000 who attended in 2019. 17,000 people attended MWC Shanghai in February. We talk to Nate Lanxon about how the show is adapting to meet the challenges of hostingContinue reading “Mobile World Cautious Congress – DTNS 3982”

S1NG for NFT – DTNS 3981

China’s parliament is meeting to approve the party’s five year plan which includes plans to become self-sufficient in technology. While China is home to tech assembly factories, it imports $300 billion worth of chips annually and does not produce its own chipmaking gear which would be needed to ramp up production. The US continues toContinue reading “S1NG for NFT – DTNS 3981”

Tidal Square Wave – DTNS 3980

Apple is facing scrutiny over its App Store policies that force companies to use only Apple’s payment system which Apple takes a cut from. What are investigators looking to charge with and how will Apple respond? Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Justin Robert Young, Roger Chang, Joe MP3 Download Using a Screen Reader? Click hereContinue reading “Tidal Square Wave – DTNS 3980”

What the Flock is Going On – DTNS 3979

Flock cameras are used for neighborhood surveillance and can detect people, animals, and bicycles, but are best at detecting cars, specifically their license plates. Motherboard obtained hundreds of emails from about 20 police departments in the US detailing the use of a program called TALON to look up information collected from Flock cameras. More thanContinue reading “What the Flock is Going On – DTNS 3979”