Skype Blurs Your Background – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Apps for iOS caught recording your screen without telling you, Skype wants to keep your whiteboard contents off your video calls, and Motorola has three good smartphones for less than $300

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Spotify Sets Its Anchor – DTNS 3463

Spotify acquires podcasters Gimlet Media and Anchor in a bid to become the premiere podcasting network. But where does the company go from here and what does it mean for the podcasting landscape?

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

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The New York Times is Profitable thanks to the Web – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500The New York Times announces it has hired an all-time high number of journalists, a Japanese probe begins mining an asteroid for samples and Windows 7 extended support will be pricey.

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A Fortnite to Remember! – DTNS 3462

A Microsoft report shows a small but noticeable improvement in internet civility. Will it last or is this just a statistical anomaly?

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang

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Google Launches Password Checkup Chrome Extension – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Alphabet reports heavy operating losses in Q4, Facebook rolls out Unsend feature for messages, Apple confirms it stores some user data in Russia.

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It’s Like Eating Sugar – DTNS 3461

Danny Crichton from TechCrunch questions why people don’t quit Google or Facebook and that current reasoning to explain that behavior is incorrect.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, and Roger Chang.

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Slack Files to Go Public – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Slack prepares to go public, Instagram putting in Sensitivity Screens to combat images of self-harm, and Spotify is in talks to buy Gimlet Media for $200 million.

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Week in Review for the Week of 1/28/19 – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Facebook’s Project Atlas pays users for root access to their phones, Apple apologizes for its Group FaceTime bug, and the US files criminal charges against Huawei.

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These Boots Were Made for Tracking – DTNS 3460

Apple rolled out the ban hammer on Facebook and Google apps this past week for bypassing the App Store’s vetting process. What exactly happened and what does it mean for other iOS App developers?

Starring Sarah Lane, Lamarr Wilson, Roger Chang and Len Peralta.

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