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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 14, 2021

Topic 1: F.T.C. Sues to Stop Blockbuster Chip Deal Between Nvidia and Arm

Arm provides technology that other chip makers need. Does this give Nvidia an unfair advantage? And is the merger a completely unnecessary move prompted by the need for investors to show a profit?

What is the channel takeaway?


Topic 2: What will smartphones be like in ten years?

We actually come to a consensus on this for a variety of reasons. We think we know what phones will look like; we have different ideas about the functionality.


Topic 3: AWS Announces IoT TwinMaker to Accelerate the Creation of Digital Twins

One of Ryan's favorite topics. Well, it's here! Will you get a digital twin for Christmas next year?

More than a static "snapshot," digital twins are data-driven representations of things like in the real world, updated with real- or almost real-time data so we can study potential behavior of the things they represent. AWS has built a system so you can play with this technology and find new uses for it.


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