This Week in Tech (Video HD)

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 6:00pm Eastern / 3:00pm Pacific / 22:00 UTC.

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      episode 663: Reasonably Miserable


      Security conference season in full swing. iPhone X takes over a third of ALL smartphone profits. Google tries to fix messaging again. Who do you trust with your data? IRS servers down on Tax Day. SCOTUS dismisses DOJ vs Microsoft: CLOUD Act makes it moot. Twitter bans ads from Kaspersky.

      Host: Iain Thomson

      Guests: Mike Elgan, Greg Ferro, and Dwight Silverman

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      episode 662: Scraped On the Back End


      Mark Zuckerberg comes out of his Congressional testimony unscathed. China will dominate AI in the coming decade. HomePods are not selling like HotCakes. Apple leaks leakers leaking leaks. Waymo wants to test truly driverless cars in California.

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Amy Webb, Lindsey Turrentine, and Jason Hiner

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      episode 661: The Ant Man Canon


      Facebook issues the latest in a long string of apologies.YouTube shooter and the lure of fame. Apple plans its own chips for 2020, Mac Pro for 2019. Is Amazon spending too much on video? Terry Myerson out at Microsoft - the end of the Windows era. FBI seizes Backpage.com.

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Brianna Wu, Lisa Schmeiser, and Mark Milian

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      episode 660: Bankwupt


      Best April Fools Tech Jokes. Cloudflare's 1.1.1.1 DNS service. Apple's Education Event. US wants visa applicants' social media accounts. Tim Cook talks privacy. Ready Player One review. SpaceX's satellite internet plans. Fatal Tesla crash.

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Wesley Faulkner, Alex Wilhelm, and Andy Ihnatko

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      episode 659: A Game of Hold My Beer


      More revelations in the Facebook / Cambridge Analytica scandal. Congress sneaks the CLOUD Act into the omnibus spending bill. Craigslist takes down personal ads in first of many unintended consequences of SESTA/FOSTA Act. Uber may be at fault for self-driving death. Child porn in the Bitcoin blockchain.

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Harry McCracken, Denise Howell, and Iain Thomson

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      episode 658: The Matador Defense


      Controversial RyzenFall AMD flaws revealed. Leo gives up Facebook for good over Cambridge Analytica scandal. Broadcom gives up its Qualcomm takeover. Apple announces an education-themed event on March 27th. Farewell Adrian Lamo. Theranos officially charged with fraud. Bitcoin mining will drain the world's energy.

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Georgia Dow, Greg Ferro, and Jason Hiner

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       2018-03-19  2h16m
       
       

      episode 657: DadGum Cell Phone


      SXSW features killer robots and killer barbeque. Alexa's spontaneous laugh makes us afraid of an AI takeover. Amazon wants to take over your checking account. Can blockchain reinvent fintech? Android users more loyal than iOS users. Is AI really all that smart? Apple hires M. Night Shyamalan. Millennials love Apple more than anything. Mario takes over Google Maps. Facebook asks if pedophilia is ok. On Twitter, fake news spreads faster than the truth. China's new Department of...


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       2018-03-12  2h5m
       
       

      episode 656: A Camel With Your Name on It


      Surprise: young people use social more than the oldsters. Some of them even use Vero. Samsung Galaxy S9 takes top marks for display and camera. Google Fiber didn't go quite as planned. Feds in your iPhone? It's more likely than you think. Amazon buys Ring, can now see and hear everything. US vs Microsoft II: The Revenge of the Irish. GitHub gets gotten by the biggest DDoS EVER.

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Dwight Silverman, Mike Elgan, and Larry Magid

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       2018-03-05  1h52m
       
       

      episode 655: Banana Is Phone


      Samsung announces 2 new phones as Mobile World Congress kicks off in Barcelona. iCloud keys are stored in China. All 150 new emojis for 2018 revealed. Nokia's newest phone is a nod to The Matrix. GDPR and H.R. 1865 and their implications. Intel knew about flaws in chips but didn't mention it. Dropbox announces its IPO. Kylie Jenner's tweet takes down Snapchat and AT&T is taking advantage of the end of Net Neutraility.

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Amy Webb, Brianna Wu,...


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       2018-02-26  2h18m
       
       

      episode 654: Bye, Bye Mr. Ajit Pai


      News publishers violated copyright by embedding a tweet. Are video games to blame for the Florida school shooting? A drone causes a helicopter to crash. Are we seeing the end of Facebook? Apple isn't making as much money on the HomePod compared to other products. The controversial Snapchat update. What to expect from Mobile World Congress. An amazing $300M deal for a showrunner at Netflix, and more.

      Host: Leo Laporte

      Guests: Owen JJ Stone, Christina Warren, and Iain...


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       2018-02-19  2h15m