TWiT 738: The Twerklight Sonata

This Week in Tech (MP3) show

Summary: <p>This Week's Stories</p><ul> <li> What we expect at Wednesday's big Microsoft Surface event</li> <li> Gemmy the Twerking Alexa Bear demo</li> <li> Echo Loop and Echo Frames will take Alexa with you</li> <li> Facebook Horizon: is this the VR future we signed up for?</li> <li> Tesla's Smart Summon feature makes us a little nervous</li> <li> Do we really trust all these voice assistants?</li> <li> Amazon is throwing Alexa spaghetti at the wall</li> <li> Google wins major Right to Be Forgotten ruling</li> <li> Amazon Sidewalk is Amazon's proprietary mesh network for pet tracking and more - will they sell it to the police? Will this and Amazon's Ring Neighbors app lead to a police state?</li> <li> Amazon pushes voice agent interoperability - Cortana jumps at the chance, Siri and Google Assistant play coy</li> <li> Checkm8 is an unstoppable jailbreak that works on any iPhone from the iPhone 4S to the iPhone X</li> <li> Apple will release AppleTV+ movies in theaters as Oscar bait</li> <li> Mac Pro to be made in Texas</li> <li> Google will stop showing news snippets in France</li> <li> QuestLove is moving from Pandora. Is Pandora dead? What is the state of the streaming music world?</li> <li> Snapchat's 'Project Voldemort' tracks all the ways Facebook steals from them</li> <li> Elizabeth Warren wants to reinstate the Office of Technology Assessment so congress will know what they are talking about on tech</li> <li> Listen to TWiT's new show Smart Tech Today starting Monday, October 7th!</li> </ul> <p><strong>Host:</strong> <a href="">Leo Laporte</a></p> <p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a href="" target="_blank">Daniel Rubino</a>, <a href="">Mikah Sargent</a>, and <a href="" target="_blank">Caroline Haskins</a></p> <p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a href=""></a></p> <p><strong>Sponsors:</strong></p><ul> <li><a href=""> offer code TWiT</a></li> <li><a href=""></a></li> <li><a href=""></a></li> <li><a href="http://WWT.COM/TWIT">WWT.COM/TWIT</a></li> </ul>