45: Sex robots and Canadian tech diversity
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On this week's show, we talk about sex robots and what they'll mean to society; Android Pay, PayPal, and other popular mobile payment methods in Canada; the diversity (or lack thereof) in Canadian tech companies; and Amazon Prime Days in Canada. Speed round: -Google street view'd the largest miniature train set in the world -muting your smartphone still makes you distracted -OpenText wants to take on IBM's Watson -RED is getting into smartphones (at an extremely high cost, of course) Recommendations Dan — un-recommended Moment app Riley — Spider-Man: Homecoming Marc — How to Be Miserable: 40 Strategies You Already Use Bonus links: CGP Grey — How to maximize misery Miniatur Wunderland, Hamburg, Germany Miniatur Wonderland Street View ProjectLinks:Smartphone Behaviour in Canada and the Implications for Marketers in 2016 | CatalystWe need to talk about the future of sex robots, experts say | CBC NewsCanadian tech companies say they value diversity — but what are they doing about it? | CBC NewsThe Wirecutter on…