GeekWire Podcast: Three tech stories that show how COVID-19 is radically changing our lives

Here’s what we’re talking about on the GeekWire Podcast this week. The world of the COVID-19 pandemic is unlike anything any of us has ever experienced. We covered three stories this week that give us a glimpse into how the virus is changing our lives: We’ll talk about the new realities of work, through the lens of a Seattle area startup that just ditched its physical office space. Then on to education, with the latest on what classes will look like at the University of Washington and other schools this fall. >And finally, sports. For Seattle Mariners fans, “take me out to the ballgame” is going to be a virtual… Read More

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30 Big Tech Predictions for 2020

Digital transformation has just begun. Not a single industry is safe from the unstoppable wave of digitization that is sweeping through finance, retail, healthcare, and more. In 2020, we expect to see even more transformative developments that will change our businesses, careers, and lives. To help you stay ahead of the curve, Business Insider Intelligence has put together a list of 30 Big Tech Predictions for 2020 across Banking, Connectivity & Tech, Digital Media, Payments & Commerce, Fintech, and Digital Health. This exclusive report can be yours for FREE today. Join the conversation about this story » …read more Source:: Businessinsider – Technology       

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Original Content podcast: Yep, ‘Hamilton’ is still very good

With the release of “Hamilton” on Disney+, Jordan and Darrell finally got to watch the musical biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton — albeit in recorded form, rather than live on-stage. And as we discuss on the latest episode of the Original Content podcast, they were pretty delighted by what they found. Not that a Broadway hit that’s won virtually every award really needs defenders at this point — but the Disney+ version is beautifully filmed, and it’s nice to see that five years later, “Hamilton” still works for new viewers. Anthony, meanwhile, saw the show back in 2015 and has listened to the soundtrack many, many times. But after… Read More

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