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The Killing IT Podcast

IT authors and entrepreneurs Ryan Morris, Karl Palachuk, and Dave Sobel provide commentary on the changing world of technology opportunities and emerging tech.

We want to expand the discussion from the SMB IT channel to all things tech - with one eye on the future and the other on profits. Join us!

Dec 7, 2021

Topic 1: China mucking around with Iran and Israel

China attacks Israel and makes it look like Iran did it. Meanwhile, Iran really is attacking Israel. And now Israel is attacking Irananian fuel supplies and Iran is exposing personal dating profiles of Israelis. It looks like Israel is attacking Iranian train systems,...


Nov 30, 2021

Topic 1: Apple goes after the NSO Group

Apple takes companies to court to prevent them from cracking into Apple phones. This touches on privacy as well as treating huge corporations as nation-states. Science fiction or reality?

Links:

https://www.protocol.com/newsletters/sourcecode/taking-down-pegasus 


Nov 23, 2021

Topic 1: New Fad - Work from Work Wednesdays

Zooming from the office is what the NYT calls the “Worst of both worlds.”

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/16/business/return-to-office-hybrid-work.html

 

Topic 2: Apple has killer deals with several State DMVs

Apple having states pay for their tech rollout -- how much...


Nov 16, 2021

Topic 1: Skimpflation: Will this affect us?

Aside from basic inflation, will the labor shortage cause this for IT services?

https://www.npr.org/sections/money/2021/10/26/1048892388/meet-skimpflation-a-reason-inflation-is-worse-than-the-government-says-it-is 


Topic 2: China’s Privacy Law

China's new policy looks...


Nov 9, 2021

Topic 1: Looking at Tech Companies as nation states

When one organization has so much money and does so many things that they "compete" with nation states, should we begin to treat them that way? Note that one article is from Foreign Affairs magazine.

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