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Daily Tech News Show podcast

Daily Tech News Show

Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane and the team help you stay up to date with independent, authoritative and trustworthy tech news. Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information.

Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane and the team help you stay up to date with independent, authoritative and trustworthy tech news. Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information.

 

#1351

Tinkers Gonna Tinker - DTNS 4484

Modular laptop maker Framework is bringing an expansion featuring PCI-Express interface for the module for a GPU or dual SSDs. OpenAI has launched an alpha for plugins for ChatGPT allowing developers to expand the chatbot’s training data by allowing it access to third-party sources, including the web. And would you let a Anime woman in a videogame do your real-life taxes? Starring Sarah Lane, Rich Stroffolino, Lamarr Wilson, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=1826048941&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

21 hrs Ago

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21 hrs Ago


#1350

Uncomplicate Cancellation - DTNS 4483

The Game Developers Conference is happening all this week. Trisha Hershberger is here with the biggest announcement from the event. Plus a spate of YouTubers have had their accounts hacked and taken over by third party actors. Is there something more that Google could do to enhance YouTube account security? And the US Federal Trade Commission issued a notice of proposed rulemaking for a new Click to Cancel rule, which would require businesses to make subscription canceling simpler for consumers. Starring Sarah Lane, Rich Stroffolino, Trisha Hershberger, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=1775197021&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

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#1349

Video Games That Write Themselves – DTNS 4482

TikTok’s CEO, Shou Chew, will appear before the House Energy and Commerce Committee Thursday to answer questions regarding the service’s data security. What can we expect to hear about from Chew? Plus Ubisoft announced it’s using a tool called Ghostwriter to help its developers write game dialogue. Starring Sarah Lane, Scott Johnson, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=67464934&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

22 Mar 2023

32 MINS

32:01

22 Mar 2023


#1348

Amazon Shutters DP Reviews - DTNS 4481

Amazon is shuttering DPReview.com. A premiere site for digital camera reviews for over twenty years. What does it say about the digital camera market? Plus Oppo announced its new flagship phone, the Find X6 Pro. And Microsoft announced it began rolling out its Bing Image Creator to Bing preview testers. Starring Sarah Lane, Terrance Gaines, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=358399966&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

21 Mar 2023

32 MINS

32:08

21 Mar 2023


#1347

Qualcomm Beat Apple to the Automotive Punch - DTNS 4480

Will Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Digital Chassis dominate the core component that makes up a connected EV’s digital system? A New York Federal court will hear arguments in a lawsuit over the Archive.org’s Open Library program and copyright holders of material used in the program. Will the judgment impact other digital libraries in the future? And Netflix plans to release 40 more games this year, will add Monument Valley in 2024. Starring Sarah Lane, Rich Stroffolino, Justin Robert Young, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=2088460051&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

20 Mar 2023

32 MINS

32:14

20 Mar 2023


#1346

Micron Managing - DTNS 4479

The US Federal Communications Commission finalized new rules that will reduce spam calls. The Metaverse may be getting a Second Life. And relieving the chip shortage will take more than just the US Congress providing monetary incentives to establish manufacturing in the country. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Robb Dunewood, Len Peralta, Amos, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=818412706&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

17 Mar 2023

32 MINS

32:49

17 Mar 2023


#1345

Clippy suddenly got WAAAAAY smarter- DTNS 4478

OpenAI isn’t as capable as you may have feared but is probably smarter than you’re comfortable with. TikTok’s uphill battle against US regulators just got a little steeper with other countries sharing similar concerns and restrictions. And Microsoft outlined its use case for AI in Office during its Reinventing Productivity event. Starring Sarah Lane, Rich Stroffolino, Justin Robert Young, Amos, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=2125308957&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

16 Mar 2023

29 MINS

29:23

16 Mar 2023


#1344

Bally's Bankruptcy Banishes Blackouts? - DTNS 4477

OpenAI’s announcement of GPT-4 has created a stir as company’s announce their integration of the AI tool into their services. Drone delivery service Zipline unveiled its latest delivery platform that’s faster and more precise. Bally Sports net TV channels filed for bankruptcy Tuesday. How will this impact the OTT sports viewing? Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Scott Johnson, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=19419024&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

15 Mar 2023

31 MINS

31:37

15 Mar 2023


#1343

GPT4 - What's Better? - DTNS 4476

Disney is asking a federal court to issue Digital Millennium Copyright Act subpoenas to Reddit and Google in order to identify the individuals responsible for leaking dialogue from the “Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania” before the movie’s release. Google announces more AI features in Docs and Gmail, and launched API access for its Large Language Model. And how will Amazon’s Project Kuiper compete against Elon Musk’s Starlink to provide satellite to cell phone service. Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Patrick Norton, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=495384683&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

14 Mar 2023

30 MINS

30:56

14 Mar 2023


#1342

Silicon Valley's Blank - DTNS 4475

With the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank last Friday and Signature Bank today, what has regulators concerned about banks with over-exposure to assets in certain tech sectors? The image results from Samsung’s 100x “Space Zoom” feature on its smartphones is accused of being “fake”. Starring Tom Merritt, Rich Stroffolino, Molly Wood, Chris Ashley, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=1467434788&single=true) . Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

13 Mar 2023

31 MINS

31:51

13 Mar 2023


#1341

SVB: The Silicon Valley Bust - DTNS 4474

We explain the usefulness of hardware key authentication devices and why you should be using them. What does the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank mean for the broader health of the tech industry? And what does Meta’s plan for a “standalone decentralized social network” mean? Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Shannon Morse, Len Peralta, Roger Chang, Joe. Link to the [Show Notes.] (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSINtbFaB7tFyoOBK576nUVtDAFIYTImUEOA2DOyn7np2ccdjBs30s3-RoblczzE_uZKrTdrir1Faea/pubhtml?gid=1572228456&single=true) Become a member at [https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns] (https://plus.acast.com/s/dtns) . Hosted on Acast. See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for more information. ... Read more

10 Mar 2023

35 MINS

35:08

10 Mar 2023