This Week in Google (Video-HD)

Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and their guests talk about the latest Google and cloud computing news. Records live every Wednesday at 4:00pm Eastern / 1:00pm Pacific / 21:00 UTC.

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      episode 431: Mordor, She Wrote


      Pixel Buds are getting bad reviews. Blasting Facebook and Google. Amazon pays $250 Million for Lord of the Rings TV rights. Alibaba's $25 billion Singles' Day. Self-driving trucks and flying cars. Hacking the Boeing 757. Xerox Alto turns 40.

      Hosts: Leo Laporte and Jeff Jarvis

      Guests: Kevin Marks and Mathew Ingram

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      episode 430: Uber's Lyft-Off


      A wave of technopanic is sweeping the world. Or is it intelligent concern over the power wielded by internet giants like Facebook and Google? Plus,Uber's flying cars, Trump's DOJ tells Time-Warner to sell CNN, Marissa Mayer apologizes to Congress, and Facebook wants your nude pictures (for security's sake).

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Stacey Higginbotham

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      episode 429: Quesoff


      Google, Facebook, and Twitter testify before Congress about Russian interference, bad ideas on how to 'fix' Facebook, Google's CEO promises to fix the hamburger emoji, Google locks users out of Docs, California wildfires burned irreplaceable documents of Silicon Valley history, and a heated argument about how Queso should be.

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Stacey Higginbotham

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      episode 428: The Jesuit Party House


      Pixel 2 XL clicking, hissing, and burn-in (but no explosions). YouTube's brilliant World Series advertising. Mystery Oreos taste gross. 50 new kids' games on Google Home. Google can help you find the perfect Halloween costume. KFC's other 11 Herbs and Spices. Twitter will fix everything next week. Amazon HQ2 shenanigans. Get your Amazon deliveries in your house. The Reaper botnet is very, very big. Essential phone slashing prices. Snap Spectacles didn't sell well. Harman Kardon Invoke...


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      episode 427: Wig Radar


      Pixel 2 arrives tomorrow with a secret custom imaging chip. Google AI can teach itself Go. Snopes and Politifact get fake news ads. How to get a job as a Personality Designer at Google. Samsung's Bixby assistant comes to fridges. Which is worse, KRACK or ROCA? MS vs DOJ goes to the SCOTUS.

      Leo's Tool: Google Advanced Protection ProgramJeff's Number: 47% of teens favor SnapChat vs 9% for FacebookStacey's Thing: Alexa voice prints are not awesome.

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis,...


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      episode 426: Vulnerable to Journalism


      Facebook, Twitter, and now Google have discovered that Russia bought political ads during the election. Kaspersky is spying. So is the Google Home Mini. Google buys 60db. Project Loon may give Puerto Rico Internet while Elon Musk gives them power, and Zuckerberg looks on in VR. Don't try to rob a bank using information you find online. YouTube bans bump stock videos. Carl's Jr begs Amazon to buy them in bizarre Twitter campaign. Oculus announces a standalone VR headset. Google Assistant...


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      1h54m
       2017-10-12

      episode 425: Dogatonic


      Google announced a whole slew of new products this morning in its push to control the home ecosystem. We go down the list and analyze their strategy.

      Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Stacey Higginbotham

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      1h53m
       2017-10-04

      episode 424: The Echo Chamber


      Google is 19 years old. Its present to us? Cool Google Doodles. Its present to itself? 2,000 HTC Engineers. Google and Levi's make a smart jacket. Google might make a better-sounding Home. Amazon is definitely making approximately 724 new Echo devices, including a smaller Echo, Zigbee-enabled Echo Plus, Echo Spot, Echo Buttons, and more. Just don't try playing YouTube videos on your Echo Show. Twitter tests 280 character limits.

      Hosts: Stacey Higginbotham and Jason Howell

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      1h48m
       2017-09-28

      episode 423: I Can't Hear You Over the Internet


      Google has a whole lotta leaks. Pixel 2 XL! Google Home Mini! Google Pixelbook! Coral Daydream VR headsets! Google might buy HTC's phone division any second now. Chrome will block autoplay videos in January. Google Tez makes payments with sound in India. Apparently everyone is letting users target ads using racist phrases. And we celebrate 20 years of Google.

      Ron's pick: Sonarr appJason's Pick: Instal custom Oreo themes with Substratum and Andromeda

      Host: Jason Howell

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      1h35m
       2017-09-21

      episode 422: The Missing Link


      Qualcomm (which is a TWiT sponsor) says Android beats iPhone. Samsung wants a folding phone. Everybody hates Silicon Valley, especially Facebook - most especially, the ex-Googlers who founded Bodega. Oxford commas, "they" as a neutral singular pronoun, and how to pronounce cuneiform. Pharma bro: do not pass go.

      Blueborn attack could affect 5 billion devices. Equifax - now that none of our information is private, what's next? Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review. Welcome Alexis Ohanian...


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      2h35m
       2017-09-14