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Digital Coffee Podcast


Oct 25, 2016

Today's Episode

The DDoS attack is a wake-up call. This happens quite a bit in the gaming industry. DDoS seems to happen monthly. However, seeing this happen on a bigger scale is scary. The other problem is terrible security for wearable technology. These companies are sacrificing security for speed and ease. People want things to be fast. However, speed sometimes is not the best outcome. We need a better option. I do think that AI could help with that. I know this is a touchy subject. Movies have shown the darker side of AI. However, I think it could help with the problem. The problem is the sophistication of the DDoS. It's going to get worse, but, I believe we can find a better way.

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Tech News Decoded:

  • Outlook goes premium and ad-free for a price
  • Facebook partners with PayPal for send transaction through Messenger
  • Facebook has a safety center because bullying
  • There could be an all-in-one PC and phone coming from Microsoft
  • Apple adds portrait mode to iPhone 7 Plus
  • It looks like Google Assistant is better than Siri
  • FTC gets complaints about deceptive ads
  • Twitter is releasing their earnings at 4 am PST
  • Co-founder of Klout has a new business
  • AI helps with court cases
  • AT&T wants to buy Time Warner. Still a bad idea
  • We know one cause of the DDoS attack
  • Android Pay adds Visa Checkout and MasterPass

Apps/Programs to Try:

Tweetable Quotes:

If you're being bullied online, leave. You do not have to take it.

Parents make a toy kids want into a learning experience. Teach them hard work.

AT&T and Time Warner deal is just bad. No.

We need to hold wearable companies accountable for terrible security.

Credit:

outro music by http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music/track/sci-

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