Know a Little More
DTNS host Tom Merritt dives deep into tech topics to help you understand what you need to know about them.DTNS host Tom Merritt dives deep into tech topics to help you understand what you need to know about them.
About Section 230
Season 8, Ep. 9
What you need to know to form an opinion about Section 230, the “safe harbor” law in the US for tech platforms.Featuring Tom Merritt.Full transcript here.
Season 8, Ep. 8
The word "computer" has a much longer history than you may think. Tom ventures through its long and calculated past.Featuring Tom Merritt.Full episode transcript here.
About Nuclear Fusion
Season 8, Ep. 7
What is nuclear fusion, how does it differ from nuclear fission, and why is it all the rage for clean energy? Tom explains.Featuring Tom Merritt.Link to full transcript here.
About Supply Chain Attacks
Season 8, Ep. 6
Supply chain attacks are an interesting method of compromising a computer system, but how do they work? Tom Explains.Featuring Tom Merritt.Full transcript here.
Season 8, Ep. 5
Tom dives back down the USB rabbit hole to explain recent changes and several updates to the most recent USB specification.Featuring Tom Merritt.Full episode transcript here.
Season 8, Ep. 4
Ready for a passwordless life? Tom explains how Passkey will get us there and why it's coming sooner than you think and later than you'd like.Featuring Tom Merritt.About the FIDO Alliance.About Public Key Cryptography.Full episode transcript here.