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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 31m. Bisher sind 712 Folge(n) erschienen. Jeden Tag erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts


episode 3556: Hey YouTube, Leave Those Kids Alone - DTNS 3556

Google's brass is contemplating removing all kids videos off of YouTube and putting them exclusive on YouTube Kids. Is this is too little too late and what's the impetus for the possible change in the first place? Starring Tom Merritt, Sara...



episode 3555: Will Libra Tip the Scales for Facebook? - DTNS 3555

Facebook has taken the wraps off its cryptocurrency Libra. Backed by low-volatility assets like banking deposits Facebook subsidiary Calibra along with 27 other partners will manage the operation of the Libra. Will the Libra be the standard in non-gove...



episode 3554: Google Caught Red Handed - DTNS 3554

Huawei admits US sanctions will affect profits, Instagram rolls out a new feature to help users regain their hijacked accounts, and Samsung US deletes tweet reminding owners to scan for viruses on their TV. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang,



episode 3553: Maker is Dead. Long Live the Makers. - DTNS 3553

Maker Media the publisher responsible for Make magazine and Maker Faire has garnered unwanted attention after laying-off its entire staff. What was the reason behind it and does it indicate problems in the Maker community? Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah...


 14 June 2019  31m

episode 3552: The Watchers In Front Of The Wall - DTNS 3552

Samsung's announces the 292-inch Wall Luxury TV, Microsoft pulls CERNs academic status, Amazon is being sued in two separate class-action lawsuits, and teens sell clothes from their closet. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang, Justin R...


 13 June 2019  29m

episode 3551: Fake You, Zuckerberg! - DTNS 3551

Facebook will not remove a manufactured video of an AI Mark Zuckerberg giving a speech crediting a secret organization for his success off Instagram. What are the affects of this decision and is it something to be concerned about? Starring Tom Merrit...


 12 June 2019  30m

episode 3550: Fail to the Thief - DTNS 3550

E3 officially starts today. We discuss Nintendo's Livestream press event, Microsoft's policy towards backward compatibility and xcloud strategy, and how Google's Stadia fits in with the rest of the video gaming news. Starring Tom Merri...


 11 June 2019  29m

episode 3549: The Scarlet X-Box – DTNS 3549

E3 is this week and with Sony absent from this year’s event Microsoft took the opportunity to drop some big announcements. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane and Roger Chang.


 10 June 2019  32m

Who's Responsible for Tech's Social Disruptions? - DTNS

Why is our political discourse so divisive? How much of it is technology's fault? and Who needs to step up and fix it? Tom talks with Yaël Eisenstat, a policy adviser at the Center for Humane Technology about all these questions.  https...


 08 June 2019  28m

episode 3548: Destiny's Child - DTNS 3548

Details of Destiny 2 going to free-to-play have been corroborated by Engadget story. Along with cross-save and release for Google Stadia, and rumors that Destiny 2 is ditching its platform exclusivity with Sony what does this mean for the franchise and...


 07 June 2019  30m

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