The Next Big Thing (SD)
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Each month CNET's Brian Cooley takes a look at what's happening in tech and then cuts out the noise. What's left are a few key trends that show you how the near future is shaping up, with unusual clarity.
|1||CleanVideoRansomware: How to defend yourself against it||Brian Cooley breaks down Ransomware, what you need to know and how to protect yourself from these types of hacks.||5/19/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoVirtual reality has arrived: Do you want it?||Brian Cooley talks about the current state of the virtual-reality market and what kinds of experiences will be best suited for the new platform.||5/2/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoWhere's the smartwatch headed next?||Brian Cooley takes a look at the current state of the smartwatch market and what trends could fuel consumer adoption.||4/14/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoWhat's behind the "getting things done" syndrome||Brian Cooley looks at GTD or "getting things done" behavior, and some useful apps that might help you focus on results.||3/22/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoA new era for passwords||Brian Cooley tells you why two-factor identification is becoming a common reality for password protection.||3/10/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoCNET's Next Big Thing Supersession at CES 2016 asks: Is typing dead?||Typing on little devices is annoying and Siri can only get you so far. What's next? Check out this replay of our compelling discussion with a panel of industry experts on the future of device interaction.||1/6/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||CleanVideoRebirth of the tablet?||Brian Cooley discusses the re-emergence of the tablet thanks in large part to new hybrid laptop designs.||12/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoOn the eve of 5G||Verizon has announced it will go live with real world trials of its 5G network in the fall of 2016. Brian Cooley discusses the promise of the new wireless technology and how it will be used in the future.||11/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||CleanVideoIs a stylus revival on the way?||Following the announcement of Apple's Pencil, Brian Cooley explains why stylus-controlled devices might be making a comeback.||9/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||CleanVideoThe Next Big Thing: Gesture Control in Cars||Buttons, knobs, touchscreens and voice commands are all making room for the next way we'll control our cars.||2/11/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
While episodes are good they tend to do the same episode twice re hashing the same stories over and over.