Facebook to Unify Its Messaging Infrastructure – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Facebook plans to unify the underlying messaging infrastructure of WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger, study finds Amazon’s Rekognition has trouble with gender, and Vodaphone temporarily halts Huawei 5G infrastructure purchases.

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Code Blocking Code – DTNS 3454

Google is pondering changes to Chrome to make it more effective against malicious extensions but at the expense of breaking 3rd party ad-blockers. Who and whom would this affect the most and will this mean Chrome users will see more ads if the changes are implemented?

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

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New Galaxy S10 & S10 Plus Photos Leaked – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Apple cuts some of Project Titan staff, Microsoft blocked/unblocked in China, Verizon Media Group lays off 800.

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Look Ma, No Ports! – DTNS 3453

A trio of new smartphones from LG, Xiaomi, and Meizu introduce new and novel concepts to the market segment. Are they the path forward for smartphone design in world where better cameras and larger screens aren’t enough?

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

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Hulu Lowers and Raises Prices – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Hulu lowers the price of its cheapest plan whiel raising the price of its most expensive one, IBM has a good quarter and Meizu has a phone with no ports or holes.

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All’s Well with Album Charts – DTNS 3452

Brian Brushwood and Justin Robert Young explain the process of self-producing an album online.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang, Justin Robert Young and Brian Brushwood.

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Netflix To Join MPAA? – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500AMD Radeon VII will include Day One Linux support, Target opens NFC support, Amazon launches local fulfillment center in Brazil.

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Facebook Launches Community Actions – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Facebook launches Community Actions, Google hit with a GDPR fine, and WhatsApp limits forwards for all users.

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Week in Review for the Week of 1/14/19 – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Tim Cook calls for data broker and privacy regulation, WordPress launches Newspack for small newsrooms, and a US court rules that law enforcement can’t force biometrics unlocks with a search warrant.

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Mood Lighting for Your Asparagus – DTNS 3451

Food tech was big part of this years CES. So we asked Engadget’s Nicole Lee about the latest trends from the food tech space.

Starring Tom Merritt, Roger Chang, Nicole Lee, and Len Peralta.

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