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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 5:15pm Eastern / 2:15pm Pacific / 21:15 UTC.

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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 5:15pm Eastern / 2:15pm Pacific / 21:15 UTC.

    TikTok Dough - Trump OKs TikTok, Apple Watch and iPad Air, Oculus Quest 2

    TikTok Dough - Trump OKs TikTok, Apple Watch and iPad Air, Oculus Quest 2

    Trump OKs TikTok, Apple Watch and iPad Air, Oculus Quest 2
    Trump OKs Oracle/Walmart/TikTok deal Apple Watch focuses on fitness and family Apple Fitness+ expands Apple's empire Apple One subscription bundle gets you all the things Where does Apple One go from here? How can Apple avoid getting slapped for anti-trust? The new iPad Air is practically a Pro The iPhone will come when the iPhone comes. What about AirTags? Apple Silicon? How could Apple make a better presentation? Was Tim Cook on a green screen? Everything you need to know about the Oculus Quest 2 Playstation 5 announces price and availability Xbox announces Game Pass details Peacock lands on the Roku. Will anyone watch? The Mandalorian wins Disney+ its first Emmy awards
    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Jim Dalrymple, Alex Lindsay, and Georgia Dow

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    • 2 hrs 30 min
    Seems Like a Nice Young Man - Microsoft Won't Buy TikTok, Nvidia buys ARM, Surface Duo Review

    Seems Like a Nice Young Man - Microsoft Won't Buy TikTok, Nvidia buys ARM, Surface Duo Review

    Microsoft Won't Buy TikTok, Nvidia buys ARM, Surface Duo Review
    Microsoft out of the running for TikTokWill the TikTok sale go through before Trump's deadline?Nvidia buys ARMMicrosoft Surface Duo review: twice the screens, half as goodMicrosoft Surface Neo: when is the next two screen Microsoft device coming?Apple event: Apple Watch 6, iPad Air, maybe Apple Silicon?TWiT finally got invited to an Apple event after our ten-year banViacom wants to sell CNETThe Office of Technology Assessment: what government needsUS DOJ may file an anti-trust complaint against Google this week$36 toilet paper? Wasn't me, says Amazon. Blame the algorithmThe Social Dilemma - Zuck "hopes" Facebook won't destroy the worldAndroid 11 update is pretty much just 3 features - iOS 14 is a much bigger dealThe fastest mobile networks in 2020 are not 5G37% of households don't have cableFortnite launches a concert series
    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Lory Gil, Ed Bott, and Bill Detwiler

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    • 2 hrs 39 min
    Dreamliner - TikTok Sale, Trump YouTube Ads, Apple Announcement

    Dreamliner - TikTok Sale, Trump YouTube Ads, Apple Announcement

    TikTok Sale, Trump YouTube Ads, Apple Announcement
    Rob Reid's Ted Talk on synthetic biology and pandemics from 2019The Privileged Have Entered their Escape PodsMicrosoft Duo reviews coming September 10thA guy in a jetpack sited by planes near LAXFacebook bans political ads the week before the electionPinterest bans political adsTrump stops advertising on TV, switches to YouTubeCable TV is the rotary phone of the 21st centuryPolitical polling has utterly changed in the past 10 yearsChina government will ban the sale of TikTok's algorithmWe still don't know who will buy TikTokApple announcement coming 9/8?AG Barr wants to go after Google for anti-trust nowAmazon furious over JEDI contract going to MicrosoftAmazon Halo fitness band uses AI to judge your tone of voice, records your conversations, and takes naked selfies of youUS court rules that the NSA surveillance revealed by Edward Snowden is illegalCalifornia's assembly kills effort to expand broadband to all CaliforniansCableCARD nearing its endBiden/Harris signs coming to Animal Crossing: New HorizonsFisher-Price baby controller toy understands the Konami CodeIt takes Google Maps users 24 years to walk 1 light yearNvidia RTX 3080 coming soon for $1499
    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Rob Reid, Dan Patterson, and Louis Maresca

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    • 2 hrs 16 min
    The Chickenization of America - Remembering Chadwick Boseman, TikTok Drama, Neuralink's Pig Trepanation

    The Chickenization of America - Remembering Chadwick Boseman, TikTok Drama, Neuralink's Pig Trepanation

    Remembering Chadwick Boseman, TikTok Drama, Neuralink's Pig Trepanation
    Remembering Chadwick BosemanElon Musk demonstrates Neurallink: trepanning a PigWhat is Palantir doing?Apple vs Epic: how anti-competitive is Apple, and what should the government do about this?TikTok This Week: Walmart Enters the Fray; why TikTok is DangerousAmazon announces Halo, a subscription fitness wearable and platform that can tell when you are angryCory Doctorow on Shoshanna Zuboff: how to destroy Surveillance Capitalism and the Chickenization of AmericaThe effects of monopolism: why your glasses cost $700 and wages have dropped over the past 50 years.How legislation defends monopolies, and how lobbyists have destroyed democracyHow to fix Facebook: more choices in Social MediaCyberwar with China: the TikTok eraHow conspiracy theories workThe difficulties of teaching and learning via ZoomChatterbox: one of the best ways to learn in the COVID AgeLife in the COVID age: it could be a lot worseOhDoctah on Black Lives Matter, and his personal experiences with racist Police
    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Owen JJ Stone, Cory Doctorow, and Mike Elgan

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    • 2 hrs 35 min
    Vote Before the Asteroid Hits - Apple vs WordPress and Epic, Trump vs TikTok, Secret Spy iPod

    Vote Before the Asteroid Hits - Apple vs WordPress and Epic, Trump vs TikTok, Secret Spy iPod

    Apple vs WordPress and Epic, Trump vs TikTok, Secret Spy iPod
    Apple vs WordPressApple vs Epic2020 is the end of the techlashZuckerberg is the unelected king of the worldTrump tries to ban TikTokFacebook funnels people toward misinformationMicrosoft Duo review: this is the foldable to getThe Democratic National Convention is the best Zoom meeting everHow do you hold your phone? What kind of earbuds do you use?Phishing is so 2019. Vishing is the new threat hotness.Microsoft lets two 0-day exploits stay active for two yearsThe secret government iPod that may have been a Geiger counter or a spy deviceAdobe update deletes all your photosViacom wants to sell CNET at a 1.5 billion dollar lossCalifornia's AB5 law against freelancers is a bad solution to a big problem.The best ways to find out about air quality onlineVote early! An asteroid is coming to kill all the politicians the day before the election.
    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Devindra Hardawar, Larry Magid, and Ben Brock Johnson

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    • 2 hrs 28 min
    Karsten Has Pictures - Fortnite vs Apple, Trump vs. TikTok, US vs. China

    Karsten Has Pictures - Fortnite vs Apple, Trump vs. TikTok, US vs. China

    Fortnite vs Apple, Trump vs. TikTok, US vs. China
    Fortnite removed from App Store and Google Play Apple also kicks Microsoft xCloud off the App Store At what point does a company become too big? Should we punish billionaires for being successful? Is there any solution?Google demonetizes TechDirt for dangerous or derogatory content- WTF? Uber and Lyft may leave California due to the gig worker law. What's a freelancer to do? The Surface Duo is the perfect extension of Microsoft's ethos Amazon Echo frames are an easy on-ramp to augmented reality - when will we get Apple Glass? Is conflict with China inevitable? What the Trump vs TikTok discussion ignores - ByteDance is an AI company, not a social media company. Is Facebook responsible for conspiracy theories? History says no. Is TikTok letting China into our bedrooms, or are they already there? Trump says he might pardon Edward Snowden. Is Snowden a patriot, or a Russian pawn?White House will boost AI and quantum computing research budget by 30%. Good R&D, or cronyism?RIP Russell Kirsch, inventor of the pixel
    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Amy Webb, Mike Masnick, and Iain Thomson

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    • 2 hrs 39 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

Enaxu ,

For tech-entusiaster

Dette er flott å høre på. En fantastisk måte å få en oppsumering av det som har skjedd i løpet av uka når det gjelder teknologi.
Panelet består av mennekser som vet hva de sankker om. Det flotte er at en trenger ikke å være enig i det de snakekr om.

smiphi ,

Illiterate garbage

Really. A congressional candidate that uses like 4 times every sentence and a total tosser thst ends ever thought with 'right'. Use the language with intelligence please.

graaf33 ,

Boring

Well was the tech podcast to listen to, but this episode just was way of............so that happens now more often

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