This Week in Google (Video)

Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, Ant Pruitt, and their guests talk about the latest Google and cloud computing news. Records live every Wednesday at 4:00pm Eastern / 1:00pm Pacific / 20:00 UTC.


episode 572: Cafe Ground Zero - Trump vs. TikTok and Tencent, Microsoft Surface Duo, Twitter Limits Replies

Trump vs. TikTok and Tencent, Microsoft Surface Duo, Twitter Limits Replies

  • Sarah Cooper: Google UX designer, Tik Tok star
  • Trump vs. TikTok: what does it all mean?
  • Trump's Tencent ban makes Reddit, Tesla, and Spotify illegal
  • Rate Stacey's Zoom background
  • Trump vs. TikTok part 2: where does our data go?
  • Microsoft announces Surface Duo
  • Lucid Air electric car
  • New Jersey Supreme Court says the police can make you unlock your phone
  • Twitter rolling out reply-limiting feature
  • "Meeterial" Design: Google pushes Meet into everybody's faces
  • Why are there no ads on TechDirt?
  • US opens 3.5Ghz band to consumer use - this could seriously help out 5G
  • Happy Birthday IBM PC
  • Boeing 747s are still updated via 3.5 Floppy disk
  • Vaporwave's mini-boom of 3.5 floppies
  • Alamo Drafthouse offers private theater rentals
  • Sleepover at the final Blockbuster
  • Genius lost their suit against Google because they don't have standing
  • Verily steps into the COVID testing arena
  • Amazon wants to launch 3,236 satellites
  • Amazon wants to take over JC Pennys
  • Jarvis' entire history of media and journalism in 45 minutes
  • Google Changelog: Google Lens homework filter | Google Search adds 3D molecules | Google Phone beta app for all | Earthquake alerts | Google Lookout | A bunch of new Android updates | Google profile cards

Picks of the Week:

  • Stacey's Thing: DONATE BLOOD
  • Jeff's Number: Dreyer Stet Game
  • Ant's Stuff: Jett Fuel Java
  • Karsten's Mask: GIZDA FAce Shield
  • Karsten's Mask 2: Essential Mask Brace

Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and Ant Pruitt

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 2020-08-13  2h13m