Episode 160 – Changing Language to Avoid Censors, the 9 PM Work Hour, and The Russian Tech Exodus

Episode 160 – Changing Language to Avoid Censors, the 9 PM Work Hour, and The Russian Tech Exodus

Topic 1: Changing language to avoid censors https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2022/04/08/algospeak-tiktok-le-dollar-bean/ Topic 2: The rise of the 9pm work hour https://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2022/04/triple-peak-day-work-from-home/629457/ Topic 3: Russian Tech Migrating by the Thousands Between 50,000 and 70,000 tech workers have already fled…

Episode 159 – New Follow Request from the FBI, Quantum Computing hype, The guac is still extra–Drone burrito delivery

Episode 159 – New Follow Request from the FBI, Quantum Computing hype, The guac is still extra–Drone burrito delivery

Topic 1: Without a federal privacy law… what’s our take? https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2022/04/05/fbi-is-spending-millions-social-media-tracking-software/   Keeping up with the Joneses (NSA):  https://www.wired.com/story/inside-the-nsas-secret-tool-for-mapping-your-social-network/ Topic 2: Does Quantum Computing really have a hype problem?     https://www.technologyreview.com/2022/03/28/1048355/quantum-computing-has-a-hype-problem/ Topic 3: Burrito…

Episode 153 – Fusion Energy, Monitoring vs. Observability, and Ugly 5G

Episode 153 – Fusion Energy, Monitoring vs. Observability, and Ugly 5G

Topic 1: Fusion Energy Will Save The World (Eventually) The most successful nuclear fusion test shows impressive progress and potential at the JET tokamak reactor in the UK. Link:  https://www.science.org/content/article/european-fusion-reactor-sets-record-sustained-energy  Topic 2: Monitoring vs Observability…