Dave Sobel

Tues, Oct 15, 2019: Project xCloud, Policy change impact on rural America, and Facebook v Warren

Three things to know today   Gaming apps from the cloud in preview https://thenextweb.com/gaming/2019/10/15/microsoft-public-preview-project-xcloud/ The impact of the ban of Huawei in rural America …

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Episode 29: FAANG Financials, Drone Airlines, and Net Neutrality

Topic 1: Jim Cramer, the financial TV guy, has proposed that the “FAANG” index needs to change. FAANG simply means Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Google. Cramer thinks we should drop Netflix from the group because they’ve lost money recently…

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Monday, Oct 14, 2019: Deepfakes, Libra, Cost of Old Tech, Black Hole Marketing & An Acquisition

Five things to know today  Deepfakes in both video and written word. https://www.cnbc.com/2019/10/14/what-is-deepfake-and-how-it-might-be-dangerous.html …

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Friday, Oct 11, 2019: Cybersecurity Data, UK Frustration with Distribution, & Stopping Online Hate

Three things to know today   More costs of cybersecurity, and its not getting much better  https://healthitsecurity.com/news/66-small-medium-businesses-hit-with-cyberattack-in-past-year UK Frustrations with Distribution …

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Thurs, Oct 10, 2019: Remote work, declining innovation and the Open Cybersecurity Alliance

Three things to know today  Remote working and how it is remaking how we work. https://www.vox.com/recode/2019/10/9/20885699/remote-work-from-anywhere-change-coworking-office-real-estate Is innovation on the decline?  …

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Wed Oct 9, 2019: Pizza & Voice, Hackers target candidates, & online privacy laws

Three things to know today  Pizza drives voice assistants  https://eu.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/10/07/dominos-pizza-website-accessibility-supreme-court-wont-hear-case/3904582002/ AND Hackers target a different kind of small business …

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Wed Oct 9, 2019: Pizza & Voice, Hackers target candidates, & online privacy laws

Three things to know today  Pizza drives voice assistants  https://eu.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/10/07/dominos-pizza-website-accessibility-supreme-court-wont-hear-case/3904582002/ AND Hackers target a different kind of small business …

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Tues Oct-08-2019: CompTIA 2025 Vision

CompTIA lays out its 2025 vision, with big goals in testing, expansion, training, influence, and changing learning.

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Episode 28 – Market Consolidation … and Amazon’s Massive Mesh Network

Topic 1: Terms that are totally missused. What terms should we stop using? Dave’s nominee is “Market Consolidation.” We have a lot of M&A activity – the number of IT service providers continues to grow. How much of this is simply maturity?…

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