Apple, Amazon, Google, Zigbee Alliance Form Project Connected Home Over IP – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Samsung confirms S11 with have 5G, LifeLabs pays ransom for stolen medical data, YouTube Music gets new mixes.

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Boring Tech is a Gift in Itself – DTNS 3679

We give up our holiday tech-gift recommendations.

Starring Tom Merritt, Roger Chang, Rich Stroffolino, Amos

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Edge Gets a Launch Date – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Microsoft’s new Chromium-based Edge gets a launch date and an add-on store, WhatsApp vulnerability closed and ICANN pauses sale of .ORG manager.

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A Face to Fool Us All – DTNS 3678

How is plastic surgery and social media creating a new synthetic idealized vision of beauty, fooling facial recognition systems with face masks, and how delivery drivers in Mexico are using Google Maps and WhatsApp to stay safe.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang, Joe

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Uber Reportedly Plans to Sell Off Uber Eats India – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Uber is reportedly in talks to sell Uber Eats India to Zomato, the city of New Orleans is hit with a cyberattack, and Google pauses the rollout of Chrome 79 on Android.

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Week in Review for the Week of 12/9/19 – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Snap to release Snapchat cameos, Twitter is investigating a decentralized platform, and Bytedance is testing a music app.

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The Drone Hippo-thesis – DTNS 3677

This Week in Science’s Blair Bazdarich explains how low-cost consumer quad-copter drones can help save Hippos and their habitat.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang, Blair Bazdarich, Len Peralta

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Microsoft Reveals the Xbox Series X – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Microsoft reveals the name and design of the next-generation Xbox, the US reportedly reaches a partial trade deal with China, and Facebook won’t announce the members of its independent oversight board in 2019.

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It’s Crap At Chess – DTNS 3676

Apple News will be hosting the next four DNC Presidential debates. Is this significant for Apple News and if so what will it mean for future Presidential debate coverage?

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

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Google Redesigns News Results on Mobile – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Google began rolling out to news results on mobile, Robinhood launches its Cash Management service, and Tidal now supports Dolby Atmos.

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