This Week in Tech (Video)

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 775: Bacon Buddies

  • Zoom bans an American's account at China's request, won't have real end-to-end encryption
  • IBM, Amazon, and Microsoft stop selling face recognition software to the police
  • Clearview and Palantir continue to sell face recognition to the police
  • Apple is the world's first $1.5 trillion company
  • Apple WWDC 2020 coming June 22. Here's what Apple will announce.
  • How quickly will Apple transition Macs to ARM?
  • Refrigerator DRM is catching up with printer DRM
  • ZFS cuts "slave" out of OpenZFS codebase. GitHub ditches "master"
  • Michael Seibel replaces Alexis Ohanian on Reddit board
  • HBO yanks Gone With the Wind, it becomes the #1 show on Apple TV+
  • Four GOP Senators ask FCC to review Section 230
  • PS5 hardware and games announced - disc vs digital
  • Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone
  • Games for Racial Justice and Equality surpasses it's $5 million goal

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Ant Pruitt, Christina Warren, and Iain Thomson

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 2020-06-15  2h58m