All posts by Roger Chang

DTNS 3336 – VPN Virtual Pigeon Network

Samsung’s growth slows weighed down by low Galaxy S9 sales while Huawei posted a 15% increase in revenue. How OpenAI is improving robotic hands work. Yahoo Finance is planning on launching its own full-day live video stream network by the end of the year.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, and Roger Chang.

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DTNS 3335 – We Fix the Internet

Twitter will work with two university professors to understand the Internet “echo chamber”. A UK parliamentary committee calls for action to “build resilience against misinformation and disinformation into our democratic system”. How do we go about “fixing” the internet and ensure that misinformation is NOT passed along as objective fact?

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

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DTNS 3334 – July Roundtable: Money, Sex & Likes

It’s our end of month July round table episode. We examine how robust security keys are in everyday life and why moving to physical keys in an digital world makes sense. We discuss the technology used to discover water on Mars and how this will change the idea of space exploration. Plus teens debate the news with peers on Instagram. What are the implications of a free for all mindset to the spread of information and will this alter how these teens will get their news as adults?

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Shannon Morse, Roger Chang and Rob DeMillo.

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Thanks to Anthony Lemos of Ritual Misery for the expanded show notes!

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DTNS 3332 – Where There’s Steam, There’s Chat

Facebook is rolling out “Watch Party” for all users. The company hopes that its shared viewing feature will make it competitive with streaming giants like Netflix, Amazon and YouTube. Plus Valve launched Steam Chat and Google plans on selling its own Titan Security Keys.

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

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Thanks to Anthony Lemos of Ritual Misery for the expanded show notes!

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DTNS 3331 – Xbox Swims with the Stream

As Microsoft readies plans for its next generation gaming console we examine the future of dedicated gaming hardware as software and services take on an even more outsized role in a video game console’s success.

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

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DTNS 3330 – Echoes in the Echo Chamber

Where is technology journalism failing the reader, and what should a revamped tech coverage look like? Plus Nintendo sues another rom site and Qualcomm unveils a new 5G antenna module that could be the solution to 5G signal interference.

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

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Thanks to Anthony Lemos of Ritual Misery for the expanded show notes!

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DTNS 3329 – Bring a penny, get a part

How is an upstart wireless broadband provider beating an incumbent cable broadband provider? We find out as Patrick Norton shares his experience with his new internet provider. Plus are tariffs really going to increase the price of popular gadgets? We unpack the news and drill through the FUD.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Len Peralta, Roger Chang and Patrick Norton.

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Thanks to Anthony Lemos of Ritual Misery for the expanded show notes!

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DTNS 3328 – 99 Project Loons Go By

DC is launching the DC Universe streaming service as a hub for all of its properties. One of the chief aims of the service is to bring fans of the DC universe into a location that can provide the detail and nuance that twitter and Facebook can’t provide while also weeding out toxic behavior and harassment. Will it work?

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

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Big thanks to Mustafa A. from thepolarcat.com for the logo!

Thanks to Anthony Lemos of Ritual Misery for the expanded show notes!

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DTNS 3327 – Your “Free” Isn’t Really Free

The EU has handed down a €4.3 billion fine for three cases of Google abusing its dominant Android market position. We examine the reasoning and the implications have for Google and its operations in Europe.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Tristan Jutras.

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DTNS 3326 – Airbnb On The Side of Caution

How should Airbnb handle people with criminal convictions. Should all data be made relevant or just the most recent or the most serious?

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

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Thanks to Anthony Lemos of Ritual Misery for the expanded show notes!

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