Blinded By the Night – DTNS 3409

We share viewer feedback on Amazon’s choice of locations for its HQ2. Plus we discuss Google’s new Night Sight mode for its Pixel Smartphones and Intel’s Neural Compute Stick 2.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Land and Roger Chang

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Google Accused of Trust Demolition – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Samsung announces fast new Exynos chip, DeepMind transfers Health division to Google and L’oreal’s new wearable.

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The Amazon HQ That Wasn’t – DTNS 3408

French president, Macron, has urged world leaders to sign-up to cybersecurity pact that would develop an international set of norms for internet behavior.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Patrick Beja.

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Amazon Names New HQ Cities – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Pandora launches Podcast Genome Project, Intel readies 5G modem ahead of schedule, Waymo to launch self-driving fleet under new name.

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Lime Recalls Scooters – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Lime recalls scooters over safety concerns, Alibaba sets a Single’s Day sales record while growth slows, and Microsoft buys more game studios.

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E-Trucks – DTNS 3407

We talk to CNET’s Roadshow’s Tim Stevens about the state of Electric Trucks. Where they’re at now and where they will be down the road.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Tim Stevens.

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The World’s Biggest Online Shopping Day – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Disney names its streaming service, Microsoft fixes Windows activation problem, the world’s biggest online shopping day is Sunday.

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China’s Max Headroom – DTNS 3406

World’s first AI newscaster makes it debut with Chinese state broadcaster Xinhua News Agency. We debate is performance and decide if its something human news anchors need to be worried about.

Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Lamarr Wilson.

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Tesla Names Robyn Denholm Company Board Chair – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Alexa app now available to all Windows 10 users, Facebook starts selling Portal and Portal Plus smart displays, Ford to buy electric scooter startup Spin.

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Walk This Way – DTNS 3405

China is deploying surveillance software that recognizes people by the way they walk and their body shape. How will this shape security and privacy of the masses in years to come?

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Scott Johnson.

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