US Dept of Housing & Urban Development Goes After Facebook – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Apple releases WatchOS 5.2, Twitch announces Squad Streams, Sony’s Kaz Hirai is retiring.

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Down With April Fools! – DTNS 3497

An internal memo from Microsoft’s Marketing Head asks teams not to do any public-facing April’s Fool stunts. Is this is a shift in tech’s attitude towards the day or a sign tech culture is getting more buttoned down?

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

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Google Gets Back into Robotics – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Swedish MEPs press wrong button on copyright directive, Microsoft says no more April Fools Jokes, Google brings AI to robots.

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EU says “Do good stuff, don’t so bad stuff!” – DTNS 3496

The EU Parliament has passed the controversial Copyright Directive. What does this piece of legislation mean for internet users and how will it impact businesses? Plus a closer look at Apple’s Arcade.

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

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European Parliament Approves Copyright Directive – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Apple announces new TV, news, gaming, and financial services, Uber to buy Careem Networks FZ, Samsung warns of disappointing financial results.

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Apple+ Your Wallet – DTNS 3495

Kaspersky Labs finds new Asus backdoor, Airbnb climb the hotel charts, and Apple announces new “Plus” services.

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang, and Allison Sheridan.

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Nintendo Plans to Release Two New Switch Consoles in 2019 – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Nintendo will reportedly release two new Switch consoles in 2019, hackers distributed signed malware to over 500,000 Asus machines, and Telegram now lets you delete all your messages.

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Week in Review for the Week of 3/18/19 – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Apple releases a slew of product updates, Uber Australia reportedly used spyware to snatch drivers from rivals, and Google announces its game streaming platform Stadia.

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Will Google’s Stream Come True? – DTNS 3494

Game streaming as a service was major topic at this years GDC. What does it mean for the videogaming landscape and will gamers benefit?

Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang, Len Peralta, and Trisha Hershberger

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European Parliament to Vote on Copyright Directive – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500The European Parliament is set to vote on its new Copyright Directive, Finland to investigate Nokia phones sending data back to China, and a new study finds that 95% of Bitcoin trades are artificially created.

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