Rocket

Countdown to excitement! Every week Christina Warren, Brianna Wu and Simone de Rochefort have accelerated geek conversation. Tech, comics, movies, games and books, no galaxy is off limits! Hosted by Brianna Wu, Christina Warren, and Simone De Rochefort.

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Rocket 214: The 24th Time Zone


v\Christina is in AUSTRALIA for Microsoft Ignite! Meanwhile, Jeff Bezos is all over the news and it's time for a serious discussion of cybersecurity and nudes. Next up, Apple's proposed Apple News paid tier seems like a bum deal for publishers!


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Rocket 213: Our Favorite Things


Rebecca Jarvis joins our hosts to go in-depth on Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes. We also talk about Angela Ahrendt's legacy at Apple and the exploits that have allowed hackers to drain bank accounts in Europe.


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Rocket 212: Tiny Screws


Jeff Hwang rejoins us to discuss Apple's troubling week. A FaceTime bug allows users to eavesdrop in group calls, and a New York Times report details the company's difficulties manufacturing the Mac Pro on American soil.


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Rocket 211: Suckville 9 to 5


Bri has finally tried the iPad Pro for herself, and she has thoughts! Next up, Xiaomi has shown off their foldable phone prototype, which begs the question — why? Nest is in the headlines again, and again, the news isn't good.


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Rocket 210: Foldable Phone Future


The gang is back with a quick update on Tesla and electric cars, and the sexiest tech news of the year. Next, a discussion on patent law and the FTC's suit against Qualcomm.


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 2019-01-17  1h9m
 
 

Rocket 209: Pepsi is Not a Sponsor of This Podcast


Friend of the pod Jeff Hwang is back to talk with Brianna and Christina about some of the best -- and worst -- products from CES 2019, including some surprising Apple news and a very frustrating controversy. Later, the gang discusses a new report into how easy it is for people to track your phone’s location and Kendall Jenner’s very brave secret.


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 2019-01-10  1h13m
 
 

Rocket 208: Stop Drocks


The predictions are true — Apple is lowering its revenue projections due to low iPhone demand. Plus, Tesla's stocks are dropping too. It's Stockmageddon! Next, an update on pornographic deepfakes, and Assassin's Creed Odyssey. Not together.


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 2019-01-04  1h13m
 
 

Rocket 207: The 19th Year of 2018


The Rocket Awards for 2018 have arrived.


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 2018-12-29  1h2m
 
 

Rocket 206: That's a Win!


Christina is back from her world tour! On today's show we discuss the iPhone XR's lack of popularity, YouTube's dangerous algorithms, and a plethora of desserts including Taylor Swift's use of facial recognition (a very Rocket topic), and more!


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 2018-12-20  1h19m
 
 

Rocket 205: Epic Games, Cars, and Adult Content


Epic pulls the Infinity Blade series from the iOS store — what does it mean for software archiving? Audi has given a test-drive of their electric e-tron SUV in Abu Dhabi. Lastly, Tumblr's adult content ban has not been going well at all.


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 2018-12-13  1h6m