This Week in Tech (MP3) show

This Week in Tech (MP3)

Summary: Your first podcast of the week is the last word in tech. Join Leo Laporte, Patrick Norton, Kevin Rose, John C. Dvorak, and other tech luminaries in a roundtable discussion of the latest trends in high tech. Winner of People's Choice Podcast and Best Technology Podcast in the 2005 People's Choice Podcast Awards. Released every Sunday at midnight Pacific.

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 TWiT 710: Mollie the Crab | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:17:33

News of the Week Tesla Announces Model Y SUV Crossover Tesla's Many Problems are Due to Musk Huge Facebook Outage: Why? Beto O'Rourke, L33T Hacker Mass Murder on Facebook Live Warren vs Big Tech: Why She's Wrong Hey Techies: Uncle Sam Needs You! Bruce Schneier: The Internet has Split in Three Google to Launch Game Streaming Service Google to Stop Making Laptops and Tablets Apple News/TV Event Coming March 25th 5G Coming this Year, but Why Do We Need It? Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Iain Thomson, Sam Abuelsamid, and Matt Cutts Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: use the code TWIT80 code TWIT

 TWiT 709: Third-Party Dog Hats | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:27:01

Foursquare Location Tracking Leaps Past the Creepy Line Will Zuck Make Facebook Private? Thousands of New Millionaires are Coming to San Francisco Apple has Big Plans for Self-Driving Cars Elizabeth Warren Wants to Break up Big Tech Congress Wants to Pass Net Neutrality Rules Huawei Sues the US Government Investors Sue Tesla to Keep Elon Musk from Tweeting Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Mike Elgan, Paris Martineau, and Patrick Beja Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: offer code TWiT

 TWiT 708: Outrage Moms | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:32:02

MWC 2019 and the Future of Smartphones and Wearables This Person Does Not Exist OpenAI and the Text Generator Too Dangerous to Exist Outrage Mobs and Twitter China's Social Credit System Could Take Over the World Google and Saudia Arabia's Woman Tracking App Silicon Valley and the US Military Do We Even Need Facebook? Make Elon Musk Stop Tweeting!!! TikTok fined $5.7 Million Tenn Hacker gets $1 Million in Bug Bounties Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Amy Webb and Brianna Wu Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: - promo code: TWIT

 TWiT 707: Will It Bend? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:16:22

Foldable Phones Hit MWC 2019 Microsoft Announces Hololens 2 Netflix at the Oscars Apple and Goldman Sachs Release Credit Card Linked to iPhone Apple to Combine iPhone, iPad and Mac Apps YouTube: Home of Pedophiles, Anti-Vaxxers, and Flat Earthers How Facebook Gets Your Info from Other Apps Facebook In Trouble with UK, Spied on Android Users Stephen Wolfram on Productivity Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Ben Johnson, Florence Ion, and Seth Weintraub Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: - promo code: TWIT1

 TWiT 706: Tiny, Incremental, and Frictionless | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:28:02

Amazon Cancels NY HQ2 Plans Amazon Pays $0 Federal Income Taxes Amazon Buys Eero • Facebook vs Anti-Vaxxers The Most Popular App in China Samsung Galaxy S10+eF5G Our 5G Augmented Reality Future Apple News Event March 25th New HoloLens Coming Next Sunday Buzzfeed Unionizes Pokemon Go Trespassing Legal Battle Fortnite Carlton Dance Legal Battle Apex Legends Eats Fortnite's Lunch? Tetris 99 is the Battle Royale Game You Didn't Know You Needed Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Lisa Schmeiser, Lindsey Turrentine, and Sam Machkovech Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: offer code TWiT use code TWIT

 TWiT 705: Between the Buns | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:18:13

Alphabet Earnings: Google's Cost Per Click Cutting out Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Microsoft The US to Ban Huawei 5GTech Germany Outlaws Facebook's Business Model What if Google Just Doesn't Pay Its Fines? Amazon Might Back Out of NY HQ2 * Amazon Live is Twitch for Infomercials Spotify Buys Gimlet and Anchor Apple to Pay France 500M Euros in Back Taxes Angela Ahrendts Says Goodbye to Apple Apple's Security Wins and Losses of the Week Microsoft Says: Don't Use IE or Office 2019 Sprint Sues AT&T Over Fakey 5GE Marshmello Fortnite Concert is a Herald of the Future 2020 Olympic Medals Will be Made Out of Recycled iPhones Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Matt Cutts, Gina Trapani, and Dwight Silverman Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors:

 TWiT 704: To the Woodshed With You! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:33:08

How to Watch the Superbowl Commercials Without All That Annoying Football Apple's Not So Horrible Quarterly Earnings Facetime Flaw Dulls Apple's Privacy Shine Apple Spanks Facebook and Google for Data Slurping How Much Does Facebook Suck? Huawei's Tendrils Family Tree DNA Gives FBI DNA Records Japanese Govt Will Hack IoT Devices SF to Ban Law Enforcement Facial Recognition Spotify Wants to Buy Podcasters Gimlet for $200M Americans Got 26.3 Billion Robocalls in 2018 Netflix vs Amazon = Quality vs Quantity Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Georgia Dow, Devindra Hardawar, and Christina Warren Download or subscribe to this show at Subscribe to our new show Hands-On Tech at Sponsors:

 TWiT 703: Algorithms are People, Too | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:16:20

WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook Messenger to Merge 2019 Predictions- Amazon Will Rise, Twitter Will Fall CRISPR Babies Confirmed Amazon Scout Will Usher in the Age of Autonomous Delivery France Fines Google 50M Euros Google loses right to be forgotten case Foldable Phones are on the Way! Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Jason Hiner, Greg Ferro, and Brian McCullough Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: - promo code: TWIT code TWIT offer code TWiT

 TWiT 702: Millsplain It to Me | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:31:28

Apple's Tim Cook Calls for Data Privacy. 773M Passwords Pwned - How to Find Out If Yours Was. Amazon Tries to Make Alexa Sound "Newsy." Google Buys Fossil. 74% of Facebook Users are Clueless. Facebook's 10 Year Challenge. Atari Founder Making Alexa Board Games. Stop Using Windows Phone! Tokyo Hotel Fires Half its Robots. Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Sebastian Peak, Mikah Sargent, and Wesley Faulkner Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: use code TWIT

 TWiT 701: Safe Bladder Space | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:28:10

All of our favourite products and trends at CES 2019! Impossible Burger Health and wearables Amazon vs Google Smart products and "Smart" products Laptops 5G Wireless power Toilet tech and ultrasonic bladder monitoring Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ, Cherlynn Low, and Stacey Higginbotham Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: - promo code: TWIT promo code TWIT30

 TWiT 700: A Carwash for Your Face | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:14:22

Apple tanks on Tim Cook's earnings warning - is the golden age of iPhone over? Are Facebook and Google too big to Fail? No. Here's why. China and the US duel over security, AI, and quantum computing. Qualcomm vs Apple legal battles heat up. Fortnite and Pokemon Go rake in the dough in 2018. Amazon wins big over the holiday season. Microsoft wants to give you control over your digital data. For the 1st time in 20 years, an entire year's worth of books, movies, and art enters the public domain. The 10-second toothbrush, the Kurigization of Things (KoT) and more reasons why you shouldn't go to CES 2019. Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Iain Thomson, Mike Elgan, and Alex Wilhelm Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors:

 TWiT 699: Our Year's Best | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3:56:42

The Best of TWiT from 2018! Host: Leo Laporte Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: code TWIT

 TWiT 698: A Christmas Miracle | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:24:10

Mark Zuckerberg promised to fix Facebook in 2018. How'd that go? Apple hits $1 Trillion; Jeff Bezos hits $150 Billion; Amazon warhouse workers hit $15/hr. Elon Musk's ups and downs The biggest mergers of 2018 Net neutrality ends, SESTA/FOSTA, and more legal news Bloomberg's big blunder China's social credit system and CRISPR babies Those we lost in 2018 Host: Leo Laporte Guests: John C. Dvorak, Owen JJ Stone, and Alex Lindsay Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: promo code TWIT

 TWiT 697: The Big Leek Cabal | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:29:02

Elon Musk is a terrible person to work for. The internet is a garbage fire of hate. It is not Google's fault that searching for "idiot" results in pictures of Donald Trump. The Chinese are not spying on you with secret spy chips on Super Micro servers. The Chinese are spying on you by hacking Marriott. The Chinese may or may not be spying on you with Huawei phones and 5G infrastructure. Taylor Swift is most definitely spying on you at her concerts. The Australian government really, really wants to spy on you. YouTube Rewind 2018 is awful. Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Paris Martineau, Harry McCracken, and Michael Nuñez Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: BLUEAPRON.COM/TWIT promo code TWIT75

 TWiT 696: I've Got Mark-Level Sign-Off | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2:25:42

What role did Facebook play in the French riots? Tumblr bans porn, Facebook bans vague hints that sex might be a thing that exists. Meanwhile in the UK, Parliament releases sensitive internal Facebook memos and emails. Tik Tok is where all the youngs are at. And then there were 5: Google tries to make sense of its Messaging platforms. Meanwhile, Apple's iMessage is the one app that could rule them all. Microsoft puts some Chromium in their Edge. Canada arrests Huawei's CFO for allegedly violating sanctions on Iran. Australia passes a dangerously vague anti-encryption law. Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Rich DeMuro, Patrick Beja, and Sam Abuelsamid Download or subscribe to this show at Sponsors: - promo code: TWIT RING.COM/TWIT


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