Daily Tech News Show

by Tom Merritt

Keep up to date with independent, authoritative and trustworthy discussion of the tech news of the day. Tom Merritt and co-host's home for daily tech news.


Latest Episodes

Cooking the Facebooks - DTNS 3410

An explosive New York Times has revealed a CEO Mark Zuckerberg ordered company management to only use Android phones after Apple CEO Tim Cook criticized Facebook an interview with MSNBC, while management directed a campaign to discredit critics while ordering publication of hit pieces on rivals. 

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Posted on 15 November 2018 | 10:15 pm

Blinded By the Night - DTNS 3409

We share viewer feedback on Amazon's choice of locations for its HQ2. Plus we discuss Google's new Night Sight mode for its Pixel Smartphones and Intel's Neural Compute Stick 2.

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Posted on 14 November 2018 | 10:10 pm

The Amazon HQ That Wasn't - DTNS 3408

French president, Macron, has urged world leaders to sign-up to cybersecurity pact that would develop an international set of norms for internet behavior.

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Posted on 13 November 2018 | 10:11 pm

Lime Recalls Scooters - DTH

Lime recalls scooters over safety concerns, Alibaba sets a Single's Day sales record while growth slows, and Microsoft buys more game studios. 

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Posted on 12 November 2018 | 5:02 pm

E-Trucks - DTNS 3407

We talk to CNET's Roadshow's Tim Stevens about the state of Electric Trucks. Where they're at now and where they will be down the road. 

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Posted on 9 November 2018 | 10:14 pm

China's Max Headroom - DTNS 3406

World's first AI newscaster makes it debut with Chinese state broadcaster Xinhua News Agency. We debate is performance and decide if its something human news anchors need to be worried about. 

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Posted on 8 November 2018 | 10:16 pm

DTNS 3405 - Walk This Way

China is deploying surveillance software that recognizes people by the way they walk and their body shape. How will this shape security and privacy of the masses in years to come? 

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Posted on 7 November 2018 | 10:11 pm

DTNS 3404 - The Young and the Restful

An Oxford study has cast doubt on the effects of screen time and children's sleep behavior. What does this mean for parents, educators and kids?

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Posted on 6 November 2018 | 10:10 pm

DTNS 3403 - Self-licking Ice Cream Cone

The reviews for Apple's iPad Pro are in. We discuss what the tech reviews found right and wrong with Apple's latest tablet. Plus Blizzard announces a new mobile version of Diablo, LG is developing a smart shopping cart and Intel unveils its latest Xeon processors.

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Posted on 5 November 2018 | 10:11 pm