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 Dec 24, 2018

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Your first podcast of the week is the last word in tech. Join the top tech pundits in a roundtable discussion of the latest trends in high tech. Records live every Sunday at 5:15pm Eastern / 2:15pm Pacific / 21:15 UTC.

Episode Date
TWiT 714: Baby's First Chinese Internet
2:23:10

This Week in Tech (Audio)

This Week's Stories

  • Julian Assange: Journalist or Wrecking Ball?
  • House Passes Net Neutrality Bill, Senate and President Say No
  • Cops Want Google to Give them the Goods
  • Apple Wants All Mac Software Notarized
  • How Far Do You Let Alexa into Your Life?
  • Amazon is Moving Out of Seattle
  • How AI Could Change Health Insurance
  • YouTube Tries to Measure "Quality Watch Time"
  • Keeping Your Child Safe on the Internet

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Amy Webb and Christina Warren

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Apr 15, 2019
TWiT 713: Earables
1:59:42

This Week in Tech (Audio)

This Week's News

  • Ice Tea, Sandwiches, and Cybersecurity
  • Teslas Hacked by Stickers
  • Australia Bans Violent Material on Social Media
  • Apple News+: Dead Tree Media's Savior or Annihilator?
  • Facebook Wants Real News
  • Apple's 5G Quandary
  • Apple and Amazon "Hearables"
  • The Google Graveyard
  • Fake Cancer Hack
  • Mar-A-Lago Chinese Malware Attack
  • US DOJ Loves Netflix, Hates Spielberg

Host: Jason Snell

Guests: Harry McCracken, Carolina Milanesi, and Andy Ihnatko

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Apr 08, 2019
TWiT 712: Cultured Hill Folk
2:20:10

This Week in Tech (Audio)

  • Apple's Celebrity Event
  • Apple and Fashion
  • Apple Credit Card
  • Apple News+
  • Airpower is dead
  • Lyft IPO
  • Gig Economy and IPOs
  • Apple's Persistent Butterfly Keyboard Problem
  • Hacker Dupes FB and Google Out of $122 Million
  • Jeff Bezos and the Saudis
  • ASUS Security Flaw
  • Vulnerabilities in Supply-Chains
  • New Regulations in the EU
  • Elizabeth Warren and the Right to Repair
  • Facebook and Live
  • Huawei's Revenue
  • FTC Fines Robocall Companies
  • Swatter Gets 20 Years

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Dan Patterson, Philip Elmer-DeWitt, and Lory Gil

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Apr 01, 2019
TWiT 711: Your Pain is Their Business Model
2:33:52

This Week in Tech (Audio)

  • What's Wrong with Google Stadia?
  • Google Stadia: Built for Youtube
  • Apple Event: What to Expect
  • Microsoft Pivoted to Services. Can Apple?
  • Devin Nunez' Cow Gains Half a Million Followers
  • The World of Hate on Twitter and Instagram
  • Facebox Stored Your Password in Plain Text
  • Google Kills off G+, Allo, Inbox, etc. Is Google Phone next?
  • DARPA's Open Source Voting System
  • Pwn2Own 2019: Safari, Firefox, & Edge Cracked
  • The Luxury of Screenless Life
  • Coding with the Pope

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ, Larry Magid, and Ed Bott

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Mar 25, 2019
TWiT 710: Mollie the Crab
2:17:33

This Week in Tech (Audio)

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

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Mar 17, 2019
TWiT 709: Third-Party Dog Hats
2:27:01

This Week in Tech (Audio)

  • 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

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Mar 11, 2019
TWiT 708: Outrage Moms
2:32:02

This Week in Tech (Audio)

  • 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

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Mar 04, 2019
TWiT 707: Will It Bend?
2:16:22

This Week in Tech (Audio)

  • 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

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Feb 25, 2019
TWiT 706: Tiny, Incremental, and Frictionless
2:28:02

This Week in Tech (Audio)

  • 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

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Feb 18, 2019
TWiT 705: Between the Buns
2:18:13

This Week in Tech (Audio)

  • 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

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Feb 11, 2019