This Week in Google

TWiG 620: Title: Big Swinging Branson - Branson in Space, Google Antitrust

Hinzugefügt: 15. Juli 2021

Richard Branson reaches space on Virgin Galactic flight
BBC plays cricket with Sundar (video)
Google (GOOG:US) Fined $593 Million By French Antitrust Agency
Ben Evans tweet re amount of fine v....

TWiG 619: YouTube Regrets - Trump sues big tech, Pentagon cancels JEDI contract, Russian hackers

Hinzugefügt: 7. Juli 2021

Trump sues big tech, Pentagon cancels JEDI contract, Russian hackers
Trump sues Facebook, Google, Twitter, Dorsey, Zuckerberg, Pichai.
It Can Always Get Dumber: Trump Sues Facebook, Twitter &...

TWiG 618: Looks Like I'm Walkin' - Facebook Monopoly, FTC, FLOC

Hinzugefügt: 1. Juli 2021

Judge throws out state and federal cases against Facebook
Judge to FTC: you can't just say 'Facebook has a monopoly' - you have to define that.
Stratechery analysis: "the real problem is that I...

TWiG 617: That's A Moray - John McAfee, Peloton, Bitcoin

Hinzugefügt: 24. Juni 2021

John McAfee, Peloton, Bitcoin
KOBOL Developers Wanted: Matt Cutts Discusses Working with the US Digital Service
The bureaucracy of Government Meetings
John McAfee Found Dead in Spanish Prison...

TWiG 616: Leave It to Beaver - Disinformation, Memes, Twitter's anti-abuse tools, TikTok at VidCon

Hinzugefügt: 17. Juni 2021

Can Disinformation Be Stopped?
Lina Khan Named F.T.C. Chair by Biden
Proposed antitrust bills would ban Apple from preinstalling its own iOS apps
Regulator v regulator: German government cooperates...

TWiG 615: Bob is Unimpressed - Bezos in space, Twitter Blue, Biden gives TikTok a pass, FaceTime on Android

Hinzugefügt: 10. Juni 2021

FBI and Australian police ran an encrypted chat platform to catch criminal gang
In Response to Oversight Board, Trump Suspended for Two Years; Will Only Be Reinstated if Conditions Permit

TWiG 614: Swipe Down For Frog - Amazon Sidewalk, ZenBooths, Trump on Facebook, UK cookie guidance

Hinzugefügt: 3. Juni 2021

Amazon devices will soon automatically share your Internet with neighbors
New UK Cookie Guidance changes everything
Google diversity head in 2007: Jews have 'insatiable appetite for war'
Trump blog...

TWiG 613: 58% Normal - Amazon buying MGM catalogue, Fuchsia rolls out, 'Charlie Bit My Finger' NFT

Hinzugefügt: 27. Mai 2021

Amazon to acquire MGM Studios for $8.5 billion
Butter Pat Industries Cast Iron Skillet
A deep dive into Google I/O's smart home news
Google is releasing Fuchsia OS, starting w/ 1st-gen Nest...

TWiG 612: Waymo Confused - Google IO keynote, problem with Google's AI demo, Project Starline, Material You

Hinzugefügt: 20. Mai 2021

Google sends the Blob Opera on tour, starting with extremely fun show at I/O
Google and Samsung unite to reboot Android watches, with a dose of Fitbit too
12 Google Workspace updates for better...

TWiG 611: A Self Described Grim Countenance - Project CHIP's new name, Tile's Sidewalk deal, RIP Type 1 fonts

Hinzugefügt: 13. Mai 2021

Project CHIP gets a new name and so does the Zigbee Alliance
With Tile deal Amazon's Sidewalk network just became more interesting
US passes emergency waiver over fuel pipeline cyber-attack

TWiG 610: Honey I Shrunk the Carters - Google's privacy robot, more Stadia departures, Google IO predictions

Hinzugefügt: 6. Mai 2021

Google offices upon return: Privacy robot bubble walls, individual air, box lunches, no shuttles
How Basecamp blew up
Google Is Saving Over $1 Billion a Year by Working From Home
Pichai teases...

TWiG 609: Put Garlic On My Shopping List - Google and Apple earnings, Dogecoin, Basecamp drama, Google IO '21

Hinzugefügt: 29. April 2021

Google Earnings Smash Sales Records as Digital Ad Market Booms
Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google became big tech companies by acquiring hundreds of smaller companies
Google Cloud brings in $4B in...

TWiG 608: Real Men Don't Use Allen Wrenches - Nobody likes FLoC, Google is most trusted brand, Daily Mail sues Google, EU's prospective AI ban

Hinzugefügt: 22. April 2021

Club TWiT details
Nobody is flying to join Google's FLoC
Reuters website goes behind a paywall in new strategy
Google Ads policies
The 15 Most Trusted Brands Globally
More on...

TWiG 607: Let's Go to the Terminal - Pixel 5a 5G rumors, Pixel Watch, CCMI is dead, Project CHIP

Hinzugefügt: 15. April 2021

Celebrating Johannes Gutenberg
Google announces Pixel 5A 5G by denying rumors it's canceled
Google Pixel Watch Leaks With Dazzling Looks To Challenge Apple - Watch
Samsung's third Unpacked event of...

TWiG 605: Sausage Fingers - Clubhouse clones, Google data collection, Substack alternatives, Google Stack

Hinzugefügt: 1. April 2021

How a full moon and a 'huge lever' helped free Ever Given from Suez canal
Substack is raising $65 million amid newsletter boom
LinkedIn confirms it's working on a Clubhouse rival, too

TWiG 603: Sleeping With a Mime - Nest Hub with sleep tracking, Elon Musk is Technoking, Drone goes bowling

Hinzugefügt: 18. März 2021

New Google Nest Hub tracks sleep without wearables, cameras
What Really Happened at 'Reply All'?
Podcasting Is Booming. Will Hollywood Help or Hurt Its Future?
The State of Podcast Listening for...

TWiG 602: Random Penguin House - NFTs and creators, Google Empathy Lab, FLoC and cookies, Twitter reinvention

Hinzugefügt: 11. März 2021

What the heck are these NFTs all about?
$10K for a virtual shoe? NFTs are here to create more sneakers you can't get
Performance artist eats $120,000 banana duct-taped to wall, calls it...

TWiG 601: Wear Your Dadgum Schnutenpulli! - How tech journalism changed since 2016, Pixel feature drop, NFTs

Hinzugefügt: 4. März 2021

Pre-Techlash era & background to the Techlash
How did the election of Donald Trump usher in the TechLash? How did Big Tech respond?
Is there a new kind of honesty and transparency for big tech...

TWiG 600: Jalapeño - Facebook calls truce in Australia, Pixel saves a man's life, Fry's is done, Gamestop doubles again

Hinzugefügt: 25. Februar 2021

Facebook to reverse news ban on Australian sites, government to make amendments to media bargaining code
Murdoch's law and the net
GameStop shares soar more than 100% amid executive shuffle

TWiG 599: You Lost Me at Zucchini - Google's News Corp deal, Facebook pulls news from Australia, Android Snow Cone

Hinzugefügt: 18. Februar 2021

Google and News Corp sign global multiyear licensing deal
Google proposes way for Fuchsia OS to run Android and Linux programs 'natively'
Android 12 "Snow Cone": Everything we know so far about...