Tech in Trade Podcast - The Trade Nerd

Tech in Trade Podcast - The Trade Nerd
By James W. Thatcher
About this podcast
Tech in Trade is a show that examines international Trade and Technology
Latest episodes
Sept. 30, 2017
In this episode we discuss the recent article in Splash247.com regarding hacking and malware found on merchant vessels and the lack of security used by Steamship lines.
June 27, 2017
In this episode we discuss the collision of the ACX Crystal and the USS Fitzgerald (http://americanshipper.com/main/news/report-nyk-containership-that-struck-navy-vessel-w-67917.aspx?source=Big4) and what does it mean for MOL's plans to have an autonomous vessel (http://www.mol.co.jp/en/pr/2017/17031.html) 
March 5, 2017
In this episode we explore the article published by Forbes Magazine (https://www.forbes.com/sites/tomgroenfeldt/2017/03/05/ibm-and-maersk-apply-blockchain-to-container-shipping/#7a03d28f3f05) and what it could mean to actually use a block chain for international documentation of goods. Where could we go with this and how could we make everyone's responsibilities more clear. This show also references Daily Tech News Show episode 2972 (http://www.dailytechnewsshow.com/dtns-2972-this-will-go-down-on-your-permanent-blockchain/
Jan. 26, 2017
In this episode we look at what it means to pull out of TPP, what the future is for the ocean freight carriers, and Amazon delivered on our prediction (prime service no less)!
Sept. 4, 2016
In this episode we talk about the effect of one of the largest ocean carriers filing for bankruptcy and the tizzy it's put the ocean freight market into. 
May 31, 2016
In this episode we talk about Verified Gross Mass requirements (VGM)
May 31, 2016
On this Tech in Trade we discuss my thoughts on the future of Amazon and their most recent logistics acquisitions.
May 31, 2016
On this Tech in Trade we discuss my reactions and time at the US Customs and Border Protection 2015 East Coast Trade Symposium
May 31, 2016
On this Tech in Trade we discuss Hyper Loop and how we could send goods and cargo through it and where it should be built
May 31, 2016
On this Tech in Trade we discuss the trading partners of each state.