Transport for London Does Not Renew Uber’s License – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Transport for London doesn’t renew Uber’s license, Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s Web Foundation published Contract for the Web, and eBay sells StubHub.

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Week in Review for the Week of 11/18/19 – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Line and Yahoo Japan announce plans to merge, Twitter and Google announce new policies on political ads, and Tesla unveils the Cybertruck.

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The Quest for the Right Gaming Gift – DTNS 3664

Trisha Hershberger joins us with a gamer’s guide to gift giving for the holiday season!

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

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Tesla Announces the Cybertruck- DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Telsa announced its Cybertruck, Russia passes a law that required Russian-alternative software be installed on electronic devices, and Microsoft gets a license to sell software to Huawei.

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#369 – Jeffety Jeff Jeffers of Planet Jeff

How we’re feeling about the Snow Queen, and where it’s world-building might have drawn from. Plus two alternative pronunciation guides for the character names. Plus, a treasure trove of awesome articles about SciFi-type things!

Current Geek 240: King Kong 1933

Welcome to the Current Geek Film Festival, a special monthly look at the greatest movies of all time from a geeky perspective. I’m Scott Johnson and he’s Tom Merritt.

And this week we’re talking about the movie, King Kong.

Snitch Shelf – DTNS 3663

Google has rolled out an updated policy regarding political ads on the platform. We examine to see what changes were made and effect, if any, the policy will have.

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

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Google Announces New Political Ad Policies – DTH

DTH_CoverArt_1500x1500Google announces a new political ad targeting policy and expanded transparency, Uber is piloting recording audio of rides, and Amazon announces the Dash Smart Shelf.

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Skull Johnson – DTNS 3662

Bill Gates’s backs computer directed heat ray mirrors, Disney admits issues with Disney+ app vows to rebuild it, and a bot that reads user scanned licensing agreements and highlights possible issues including data privacy and opt outs.

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

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It’s Spoilerin’ Time 290 – Rick and Morty (401-402), The Mandalorian (101-102), Watchmen (104-105), The Good Place (407-408), Mr. Robot (406- 407), The Larry Sanders Show (109-110)

There’s SO MUCH TV! Premieres of Rick and Morty and The Mandalorian plus all our other fall favorites and a Winter Movie Draft update.

Next week: Rick and Morty (403), The Mandalorian (103), The Good Place (409), Watchmen (106), Mr. Robot (408), The Larry Sanders Show (111-112)

00:05 – Winter Movie Draft update
03:33 – Rick and Morty (401-402)
05:37 – The Mandalorian (101-102)
14:52 – Watchmen (104-105)
20:22 – The Good Place (407-408)
22:28 – Mr. Robot (406-407)
30:23 – The Larry Sanders Show (109-110)

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