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Tech Trends for 2018/19

A number of technologies we’ve been looking at and thinking about are maturing (3d printing, artificial intelligence and augmented reality, blockchains, and so forth). What links them together  is that the technologies that seem to be ready for widespread use are geared to business rather than individuals.
Jesse and Joe talk about about these tech trends on WAMC's Roundtable on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 11:30 AM
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Privacy and Personal Data on WAMC's Roundtable June 26, 2018 11:30 AM

Jesse and Joe discuss some recent news from the world of privacy and personal data.

A pattern is starting to emerge. The issues are being taken seriously by legal authorities (the Supreme Court in the US) and governments (European Union's General Data Protection Regulation — GDPR). It's time individuals recognize how valuable their data is and start managing it more aggressively.


AI and Google Predicting Life Span

Google has published research using AI to predict time of death. Article here.



Supreme Court Ruling on Digital Privacy

Location data requires warrants for access.

Read more here from PBS.


Apple News Midterm Elections

A new section is added to Apple News with a different structure for online news.

Read CNet article here.



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