This Week in Google (MP3)

This Week in Google (MP3)

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The latest Google and cloud computing news.
486: The Road to Nunavut
Dec 12 • 126 min
Huawei CFO gets bail in Canada, awaits extradition to USChina detains Canadian ex-diplomat in retaliationMarriott breach blamed on ChinaNo Chinese spy chips found on Super Micro servers Google CEO tells Congress “No plans” for Chinese search enginePichai…
485: The French Connection
Dec 5 • 109 min
When will Google kill Hangouts? Definitely not until after it kills Allo, but (probably) before it kills Android Messages. Pixel Slate pros and cons. Pixel 3 XL review after a month of use: still buggy. Flutter 1.0 will bridge the Android / iOS divide. Is…
484: We’re All Post-Natal Now
Nov 29 • 138 min
At their re:Invent conference, Amazon makes dozens of announcements about AWS, machine learning, the blockchain, ARM chips, and more.Big Mouth Billy Bass is now compatible with Alexa.Cyber Monday was Amazon’s biggest sales day ever, but it still can’t…
483: Punch Me in the Hövding
Nov 21 • 136 min
Google News may abandon Europe over link tax Alphabet’s Verily gives up on glucose-sensing contact lenses Alphabet also gives up on bipedal robotsIs this the Pixel 3 Lite? • Google patents VR shoesFacebook admits it knew all about Soros-bashing Siri can…
482: Queso Morphines
Nov 14 • 127 min
Google ends forced arbitration for sexual harassment claimsThe woman behind Google designWaymo will launch driverless car serviceGoogle AI helps New York Times get a handle on its vast photo archiveAmazon’s HQ 2 and HQ 3: NYC and DCGoogle will double its…
481: Stoned on Cheese
Nov 7 • 117 min
The Samsung Developers Conference Keynote features a foldable phone, SmartThings IoT, and Bixby innovations.Android will support foldable phones.Google employees stage a walkout over sexual harassmentTim Berners-Lee’s Contract for the WebHow to encourage…
480: Oyez, Oyez, Oyez
Oct 31 • 113 min
Andy Rubin has a $90M payout! Is the culture at Nexflix too cut throat? Who is the the No. 3 digital-ad seller in the country? You might be surprised. All the journalists from a new media website have been laid off. Some crypto news outlets will post paid…
479: It’s a Sugar Speedball!
Oct 24 • 106 min
Google Home Hub First Look ReviewPixel 3’s many nit-picky issuesTitan M security chipPixel 3 Qi Charger DRM? Not so fast.10 years of AndroidTim Cook loves privacy, hates BloombergPicks of the WeekMathew’s Stuff: How the Night King uses ChromebookStacey’s…
478: When a Doorbell Rings, a Roti Gets its Wings
Oct 17 • 112 min
Leo’s Pixel 3 has arrived and he takes us through a quick overview. YouTube went down - oh no! Google Home Hub vs. the Lenovo Smart Display. Facebook Portal - How can Leo cancel his order? Google vs. EU • Morgan on Twitter has some thoughts on G+, you…
477: Rotimatic
Oct 10 • 129 min
Kevin Tofel has the Pixel 3 XL, and gives us his first impressions. #1: Best. Photos. Ever.Pixel Slate: should you dump your laptop and get this?Google Home Hub: simplifying the smart home.Facebook Portal: now Facebook has a camera that can follow your…