FuFWD: is Disney’s new Plus size big enough? #0072

Chapter 1 Why Disney Plus Matters: https://www.recode.net/2019/4/11/18307096/disney-streaming-launch-7-november-launch-netflix-apple-amazon-att Chapter 2 Fearing Alexa, iPhone Cameras, EZ Pass. Convenience or Surveillance? https://www.technologyreview.com/the-download/613303/amazon-workers-are-listening-to-some-of-your-conversations-with-alexa/ https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/24/17391898/amazon-alexa-private-conversation-recording-explanation https://seekingalpha.com/news/3450193-disney-shows-disney-plus-app-plans-global-rollout-updated-price https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/uk/consumer-advice/technology/a27123130/amazon-listens-to-alexa-conversations/ Chapter 3 “How to Responsibly Deploy AI” – IEEE editorial. https://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/robotics/artificial-intelligence/microsofts-brad-smith-talks-up-responsible-ai-deployment

FuFWD: DARPA Goes Underground #0071

Chapter #1 Gov Tech Goes Underground. DARPA Subterranean Challenge: Meet the First 9 Teams https://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/robotics-hardware/darpa-subt-meet-the-first-nine-teams DARPA Subterranean Challenge: Q&A With Program Manager Timothy Chung https://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/industrial-robots/darpa-subterranean-challenge-qa-with-program-manager-timothy-chung DARPA Subterranean (SubT) Challenge https://www.darpa.mil/program/darpa-subterranean-challenge DARPA Wants Tools to Reimagine Underground Worlds in 3D https://www.nextgov.com/emerging-tech/2019/03/darpa-wants-tools-reimagine-underground-worlds-3d/155459/ Chapter #2 The Battle of...

FuFWD: The DC / Silicon Valley Battle Heats Up #0070

Today: The Coming Tech/Washington Collision… The Pentagon sends a strong signal to Silicon Valley. Then, are we seeing the end of Web 2.0 – and if So, what’s next? And The Algorithmic Rabbit Hole – Why can’t YouTube stop On Line Radicalization? All that today...

FuFWD: Apple’s YEAR of the PLUS #0069

So it’s springtime… and and Apple TV Plus is in full bloom. Then – The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo will be full of Human Support Robots – and ieee has the scoop.And – Apple Pay is now in the credit card business I’m Gene DeRose...

FuFWD “Are Public Platforms Deadly?” #0068

FutureForward #0068 For tech, it’s time for introspection. Elizabeth Warren used South By Southwest in Austin to take on Big Tech. Then, on the streets of Austin – a plague of scooters. future of urban transport. And wearables have a cool, and unexpected, future. I’m...

FuFWD: Tech, Politics, and BBQ in Texas #0067

<iframe src=”https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fsteven.rosenbaum%2Fvideos%2F10155834223895855%2F&show_text=0&width=560″ width=”560″ height=”322″ style=”border:none;overflow:hidden” scrolling=”no” frameborder=”0″ allowTransparency=”true” allowFullScreen=”true”></iframe> This week, we Travel to Texas – to the amazing, overwhelming South By Southwest show. We’ll talk Tech, Politics, and BBQ. Then IEEE reports on a new Drone delivery service that could drop in to a...

FuFWD: Is Advertising Obsolete? #0065

So – Ads you love them… right? Well, what if they went away? Today, We’ll explore the question is Adversing Obsolete? What if chatbots, search, and blockchain give power back to consumers? SR: I’m Steven Rosenbaum, and I’m Gene DeRose. This is Future Forward. Let’s...

FuFWD: The Future of Video Arrives #0064

Today, FutureForward blasts into the future of Video. Apple, Facebook, and Amazon all get ready to make big moves. It could be the next Big Thing – Video. Who knew? I’m Gene DeRose and I’m Steven Rosenbaum, let’s launch. The Future of Video Arrives Chapter...

FuFWD The Future of Consumer Data #0062

Our Irreconcilable Ambivalence about Data. And a quick look at the Super Bowl. Welcome to the ‘data dark ages’, where humanity seems to be losing a battle of good versus evil. Have we become defenseless by sharing our data with ‘evil-doers’ like The Russians, Steve...

FuFWD: Teens, Tech, and Parenting #0061

Teens and Tech. Is it a plague, or just a parental reality? Today – we’ll dig into Fortnight… And Screen Time Limits…And a bundle of CES gizmo’s for families. Plus – Did Facebook get kids to swipe parents credit cards? This is Future Forward. I’m...

FuFWD: Six Legal Battles Shaping Tech #0059

Today – Six Legal Battles Shaping Tech.Is it free speech or censorship. Copyright protection, or fair use? Today, six legal battles driving the next chapter in Technology. We play judge and jury, and we will discuss, debate and tell you what it all means. I’m...