Tech News Weekly (MP3)

Tech News Weekly (MP3)

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Your weekly dose of tech news featuring the top tech journalists.
79: The AirPod People
Apr 18 • 62 min
- (01:41) The Samsung Galaxy Fold suffers before its even released. Quartz Technology Editor Mike Murphy wonders why his foldable phone still works.- (14:34) Join a new social network that connects you with people who’ve gone through the same stuff you…
78: Phubbing Your Wife
Apr 11 • 42 min
(01:45) Louise Matsakis, Staff Writer at Wired, talks about Facebook’s new rules for the dead and her interview with Facebook COO Sheryl Sanberg. Louise’s story “Facebook Rolls Out More Features for Dead People” is up on WIRED.com(12:27) We asked Tony…
77: Flexitarian Approved
Apr 4 • 41 min
(01:26) Apple News+ is one week old, and Edmund Lee from the New York Times has insight into its early numbers. (16:26) Kelsey Piper from Vox says that Google’s new AI ethics board is more about PR than about actually driving change.(27:29) Burger King…
76: You Samsung’d My Apple!
Mar 28 • 57 min
(01:30) What happens after you delete Facebook. Brian X. Chen from The New York Times explains(16:12) Corynne McSherry from the Electronic Frontier Foundation breaks down the European Copyright Directive.(29:19) Apple is a services company now. Dan Moren,…
75: Totally Not Haunted Radio
Mar 21 • 59 min
01:47 Apple quietly unveiled a number of improvements to its product library with a new iPad Mini, iPad Air, iMac, and Airpods. Drafts developer Greg Pierce shares his unique perspective on the new announcements.18:24 Is it ridiculous to buy a vinyl…
74: The Internet is Us
Mar 14 • 52 min
01:27 What a big tech breakup would look like, according to David McCabe from Axios.13:53 Foursquare is everywhere, whether you have the app or not, says Paris Martineau from Wired.27:42 Tom Merritt from Daily Tech News Show talks about how to solve all…
73: Don’t Go, Jibo!
Mar 7 • 57 min
01:49 The Crowd is an app that allows investors to swipe left or right on new ideas pitched by entrepreneurs. COO Chase Johnson shares how the idea was inspired by Shark Tank, and what it’s led to so far.13:49 Mark Zuckerberg posted about the importance…
72: USB 1.2.3.4.5
Feb 28 • 45 min
A new contest will help women founders solve some of the biggest problems the world is facing right now. Women Who Tech founder Allyson Kapin explains.A new tool will use AI to create faces of people who don’t exist. Now we want to decide if they’re hot…
71: Who Owns the Smiling Pile of Poop?
Feb 21 • 58 min
Abhishek Singh invented a kit that users can build themselves to create a robot that answers voice queries entirely with animated GIFs and videos.Emoji is living a complicated life of misinterpretation in courtrooms across the US according to Eric…
70: On the Apps
Feb 14 • 56 min
1:54 GM and Amazon have invested in electric truck company Rivian. Sam Abuelsamid from the Wheel Bearings podcast talks about the Tesla competitor.16:23 People in the US spent an average of $79 on iOS apps this year. Developer Ish ShaBazz explains why…