This Week in Tech

TWiT 818: The Tunnel That Bored Vegas - Google vs Oracle, Elon Musk's Boring Tunnel, Google IO 2021

Hinzugefügt: 12. April 2021

Google vs Oracle, Elon Musk's Boring Tunnel, Google IO 2021
Why new Apple products are arriving later than ever this year.
White House set to host Google, Intel CEOs to discuss computer chip...

TWiT 817: TVPhreak997 - MS Build 2021, Hololens & US Army, ACLU's privacy letdown, Google's Pixel 6 chip

Hinzugefügt: 5. April 2021

MS Build 2021, Hololens and the US Army, ACLU's privacy letdown, Google's Pixel 6 chip
Amazon offers rare apology, says it will look for solutions to drivers peeing in bottles.
It's official:...

TWiT 816: Who Owns the Clone - CryptoPunks and NFTs, Chrissy Teigan quits Twitter, Microsoft buying Discord?

Hinzugefügt: 29. März 2021

CryptoPunks and NFTs, Chrissy Teigan quits Twitter, Microsoft buying Discord?
CryptoPunks, NFTs, and the Blockchain.
Tesla cars can be bought with bitcoin, says Elon Musk.
The Future Today...

TWiT 815: Never Go to the Second Location - Twitter hacker sentenced, a sting Apple event, Instagram for kids

Hinzugefügt: 22. März 2021

Twitter hacker sentenced, a sting Apple event, Instagram for kids.
Ludwig Ahgren: The Twitch Livestream Subathon.
Twitter might let you undo tweets if you pay a subscription fee.
Teen Vogue Editor...

TWiT 814: Imbued With Musk - $69 Million JPG, rural internet gets a boost, Netflix password sharing crackdown

Hinzugefügt: 15. März 2021

$69 Million JPG, rural internet gets a boost, Netflix password sharing crackdown
JPG File Sells for $69 Million, as 'NFT Mania' Gathers Pace.
Metakovan, the mystery Beeple art buyer, and his...

TWiT 813: Zoom Dating - Fighting Zoom fatigue, major Microsoft hack, ending 3rd party cookies, Dorsey's NFT

Hinzugefügt: 8. März 2021

Fighting Zoom fatigue, major Microsoft hack, ending 3rd-party cookies, Dorsey's NFT
Stanford researchers identify four causes for 'Zoom fatigue' and their simple fixes.
Zoom (ZM) earnings Q4...

TWiT 812: Three Boof Bonsers - Super Follows, TikTok Success Secrets, Pandemic Baby Bust, Stadia's Failure

Hinzugefügt: 1. März 2021

Super Follows, TikTok Success Secrets, Pandemic Baby Bust, Stadia's Failure
Google's Stadia Problem? A Video Game Unit That's Not Googley Enough.
Twitter announces paid Super Follows to let you...

TWiT 811: Big Brick Energy - Facebook abandons Australia, pictures from Mars, Salesforce and work from home.

Hinzugefügt: 22. Februar 2021

Facebook abandons Australia, pictures from Mars, Salesforce, and work from home.
Changes to Sharing and Viewing News on Facebook in Australia.
"Mark Changed The Rules": How Facebook Went Easy On...

TWiT 810: In a Room With Oprah - Crypto legitimacy, Facebook wearable, Twitter's Bluesky, Supermicro hack

Hinzugefügt: 15. Februar 2021

Tesla buys $1.5 billion in bitcoin, plans to accept it as payment.
Jack Dorsey and Jay Z invest 500 BTC to make Bitcoin 'internet's currency'.
Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index...

TWiT 809: I'm Only 10 Minutes Away - Clubhouse, a Kia + Apple car, Section 230

Hinzugefügt: 7. Februar 2021

Clubhouse, a Kia + Apple car, Section 230
Clubhouse's moment arrives
Elon Musk busts Clubhouse limit, fans stream to YouTube, he switches to interviewing Robinhood CEO
Jeff Bezos stepping down as...

TWiT 808: Shorting the Turnips - GameStop stock, Apple's blowout quarter, Apple Watch growth opportunity

Hinzugefügt: 1. Februar 2021

GameStop stock, Apple's blowout quarter, Apple Watch growth opportunity
GameStop, meme stocks, and the revenge of the retail trader.
Elizabeth Warren slams SEC over GameStop chaos.
Keith Gill...

TWiT 807: The Shuffle Button for Food - Biden and big tech, the end of Loon, Apple stock soaring, Clubhouse

Hinzugefügt: 25. Januar 2021

Biden and big tech, the end of Loon, Apple stock soaring, Clubhouse
What the new Biden administration brings to the tech sphere.
Biden Has a Chance to Reshape Tech. Will He?
Biden names Slaughter...

TWiT 806: Make Hella Happen - CES 2021, Samsung Galaxy S21, Section 230, escaping big tech, Clubhouse

Hinzugefügt: 18. Januar 2021

CES 2021, Samsung Galaxy S21, Section 230, escaping big tech, Clubhouse
Misinformation has slowed now that Trump is off Twitter.
Denise describes the effects of Section 230 on big tech.
Is it...

TWiT 805: Come Together Like Voltron - Social media Trump ban, Section 230 in Biden era, nationalizing Alibaba

Hinzugefügt: 11. Januar 2021

Social media Trump ban, Section 230 in Biden era, nationalizing Alibaba
Social networks begin to ban President Trump.
Should a few giant enterprises decide which speech is heard?
China is...

TWiT 804: The Bento Box Satellite - CES 2021 preview, streaming video in 2020, goodbye FarmVille

Hinzugefügt: 4. Januar 2021

CES 2021 preview, streaming video in 2020, goodbye FarmVille
A preview of the virtual CES 2021 event.
LG to unveil bendable OLED and 8K QNED.
2020 was an amazing year for streaming...

TWiT 803: Best of 2020 - The best TWiT highlights of the year!

Hinzugefügt: 27. Dezember 2020

Leo Laporte takes us through the past year in tech. 2020 highlights include:
CES 2020 roundup.
Location privacy.
iPad ten years later.
The power of Deepfakes.
Zoom usage explodes.
Elon Musk's...

TWiT 802: The Year in Review - OG TWiTs discuss the year's biggest stories and trends

Hinzugefügt: 21. Dezember 2020

SolarWinds, COVID-19, Zoom, Big Tech, Social Media, Elon Musk, 5G, Amazon
SolarWinds, the biggest case of cyber-espionage yet.
COVID-19 and the dramatic effect of it on the tech industry.
How...

TWiT 801: I Can't Believe It's Not Minecraft - AirPods Max, Cyberpunk 2077, US Treasury hack, Halo Band

Hinzugefügt: 14. Dezember 2020

Airpods Max, Cyberpunk 2077, US Treasury hack, Halo Band
Hackers stole data from the US Treasury.
FireEye was hacked by nation-state actors.
Patriot Act used to gather website visitor...

TWiT 800: It's Coming From Leo2 - Salesforce buys Slack, Warner Bros' HBO Max deal, Ajit Pai, Timnit Gebru

Hinzugefügt: 7. Dezember 2020

Salesforce buys Slack, Warner Bros' HBO Max deal, Ajit Pai, Timnit Gebru
Salesforce buys Slack for $27.7b.
Prop. 24 and the challenges of paying for privacy.
The Apple M1 chip is fast!
Apple gets...

TWiT 799: Don't Tweet the Fleet - Comcast data cap, Black Friday, Tony Hsieh, Sherwin-Williams TikTok

Hinzugefügt: 30. November 2020

Comcast data cap, Black Friday, Tony Hsieh, Sherwin-Williams TikTok
The origins of Cyberpunk 2077.
Editing video with the Apple M1 chip is a piece of cake.
Apple head of security indicted on...