79: Fortnite, killer self-driving Ubers, and 5G in Canada
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Dan's away this week. While he is, Marc and Riley talk about Fortnite and PUBG for mobile platforms, the autonomous Uber that killed a woman in Arizona (and its fallout), a public-private partnership that'll give $400 million toward 5G research in Canada, and empathetic robots designed to help call centre employees. Speed round: -Facebook and data and stuff -Facebook Lite and Facebook Messenger Lite -Alexa's "brief mode" sounds perfect for Dan -Google Lens available on iOS through Google Photos -Location-based reminders through Home devices are here -Tinder is suing Bumble for patent infringement -Atari is releasing a new thing and it looks beautiful -The Source recalled a bunch of power blocks -Apple is developing MicroLED screens for Apple Watch -International Dota 2 Championships are being held in Vancouver this year -eBay's AR tool will help you pack things to sellLinks:Fortnite for iOS generated over $1M of in-app purchases during first 3 days on the App Store | 9to5MacMajor video game tournament…