In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 230: Microsoft rightfully cautious with facial recognition tech!!

Microsoft is thankfully being very cautious with it’s facial recognition technology and opting to NOT hand it over to California police. Good job Microsoft, good job. || Let’s continue our discussion! Follow me on Twitter and Instagram at @dexter_johnson and visit http://DexJohnsPC.com to stay on top of my latest blog posts about the world of technology. Share this podcast with a friend! Follow the subsequent link to listen to this latest episode, outlined above, of In the Weeds with Dexter Johnson http://bit.ly/2vdiAe0 via IFTTT Continue reading In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 230: Microsoft rightfully cautious with facial recognition tech!!

In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 229: Here we go again, Verizon…

Verizon raising in-store fees is as fickle as you can be and while it’s understandable, it’s simply another way that carriers continue to undermine and nickel and dime it’s customers at any chance it gets. || Let’s continue our discussion! Follow me on Twitter and Instagram at @dexter_johnson and visit http://DexJohnsPC.com to stay on top of my latest blog posts about the world of technology. Share this podcast with a friend! Follow the subsequent link to listen to this latest episode, outlined above, of In the Weeds with Dexter Johnson http://bit.ly/2UOrRZu via IFTTT Continue reading In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 229: Here we go again, Verizon…

In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 228: Net Neutrality passes the House!!

This is one small step! We must remember that we’re dealing with a regime and FCC that wants to be as hands-off as possible. Let’s hope they understand that some regulation IST bad and it protects the consumers that THEY work for, that pay THEIR salaries — let’s hope we look at this from a consumer standpoint instead of one from the view of big business. || Let’s continue our discussion! Follow me on Twitter and Instagram at @dexter_johnson and visit http://DexJohnsPC.com to stay on top of my latest blog posts about the world of technology. Share this podcast with … Continue reading In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 228: Net Neutrality passes the House!!

In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 227: Be happy that humans help Alexa!

Recent reports show that humans listen to voice recordings passed to Amazon’s Echo devices (Google and Apple also allow this) but not for nefarious reasons, they listen to help parse, understand and categorize recordings and understand nuance. We should be happy about this, because as we all know bias is a real thing that AI when left untethered may introduce — in short your assistant may not recommend the proper things or may group what you say inappropriately. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2Ic2BFO || Let’s continue our discussion! Follow me on Twitter and Instagram at @dexter_johnson and visit http://DexJohnsPC.com to stay … Continue reading In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 227: Be happy that humans help Alexa!

In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 226: Let’s save OUR Internet!! #NetNeutraility

Our current terrible FCC has fought hard to make the internet a business where companies thrive by throttling and prioritizing companies where ISPs should act as a dumb pipe and act as a service for all of us. Today, the Save the Internet Act (http://bit.ly/2GdIRhF) is making its round in hopes of reversal and to bring back those good old 2010 days of the FCC Open Internet Order (http://bit.ly/2AGB0sp). If you don’t care, you should. || Let’s continue our discussion! Follow me on Twitter and Instagram at @dexter_johnson and visit http://DexJohnsPC.com to stay on top of my latest blog posts … Continue reading In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 226: Let’s save OUR Internet!! #NetNeutraility

In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 225: Do “they” know how to regulate the internet? Short answer, no

The government has NO IDEA how to regulate the internet and the firms that are on it, which is why we see BS proposal after BS proposal. These proposals are often short-sighted and can stifle innovation due to lawmakers intense lack of understanding about the products and services. Read about a new proposal here: https://tcrn.ch/2OUixwV || Let’s continue our discussion! Follow me on Twitter and Instagram at @dexter_johnson and visit http://DexJohnsPC.com to stay on top of my latest blog posts about the world of technology. Share this podcast with a friend! Follow the subsequent link to listen to this latest … Continue reading In The Weeds Podcast Post | Episode 225: Do “they” know how to regulate the internet? Short answer, no