Gadget Lab: Weekly Tech News

Inside the hottest personal tech stories of the week; mobile apps, gear, social networking, and entertainment.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 45m. Bisher sind 121 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts

YouTube Creators Want More From YouTube

Independent video creators are seeking to unionize in a play for more transparency from YouTube. Emma Grey Ellis has the story on this week’s Gadget Lab.


 2019-10-25  37m

Facial Recognition Tech Is Coming to a School Near You

WIRED Editor in Chief Nicholas Thompson joins us for a special edition of this week’s podcast, to discuss Facebook, Google, and facial recognition technology.


 2019-10-18  32m

episode 426: It's Time to Put Down Your Phone

Webby founder and filmmaker Tiffany Shlain joins us to talk about her weekly tech Shabbat, a day in which her family abstains from any modern technology.


 2019-10-11  45m

episode 425: Why Is Microsoft Making a Phone?

The company’s hardware chief discusses the state of mobile productivity, dual-screen devices, and why the Surface phone isn’t a phone.


 2019-10-04  47m

episode 424: Spot, the Robot Dog, Learns New Tricks

Matt Simon tells us how the famous robot's deployment into the workplace could alter the future of human-robot relations.


 2019-09-27  39m

episode 423: Your DNA Belongs on the Blockchain

Megan Molteni tells us about the gene-sequencing startup Nebula, and how its privacy practices could have a positive impact on the way we share personal information on the web.


 2019-09-20  38m

episode 422: iPhones to the Max

We ask WIRED senior writer Lauren Goode to give her impressions of the iPhone launch in Cupertino this week.


 2019-09-13  33m

episode 421: How Uber Went Down in Flames

New York Times reporter Mike Isaac charts the rise and fall of the ride-hailing company in his new book, Super Pumped. He joins us on the podcast to tell us everything that went wrong.


 2019-09-06  50m

episode 420: Why It’s So Hard to Unlink Yourself From Facebook

WIRED’s Paris Martineau joins the show to explain all the ways Facebook tracks your activity across Instagram and the rest of its mobile apps—even if your accounts aren’t linked to Facebook.


 2019-08-30  40m

episode 419: You’ve Got Microplastics

WIRED’s Matt Simon joins the show to talk about microplastics—what they are, why they’re a nightmare, and whether you should fret about eating them.


 2019-08-23  43m