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  • TWiT 619: Honey, I Shrunk the Panel

    Jun 18, 2017, 10:01 pm By TWiT
    Amazon buys Whole Foods, and has its eyes on Slack. Apple's HomePod - Sonos killer? Facebook's Safety Check causes stress. Twitter's redesign. Voter fraud conspiracies. E3 announcements.Jason's Pick: Zero Fasting TrackerBrian's Pick: React NativePeter's Pick:…
  • TWiT 618: Snakes vs Alligators

    Jun 11, 2017, 9:25 pm By TWiT
    Leo is out this week, so Jason Snell takes the reins. At WWDC this week, Apple announced their Amazon Echo killer, the HomePod. They also announced big updates to iOS 11, the 10.5" iPad Pro, and the (at least) $4999 iMac Pro. Catering to a slightly less spendy…
  • TWiT 617: Ask for the Camel With TWO Humps

    Jun 4, 2017, 9:46 pm By TWiT
    WWDC is tomorrow! What will Apple announce? A Siri Speaker, perhaps? Google will update Chrome to block annoying ads, but what will count as "annoying?" Where did Microsoft go wrong? One word: Vista. The US Supreme Court decides that patent rights end at the…
  • TWiT 616: That's Not a Hot Dog

    May 28, 2017, 10:40 pm By TWiT
    Is Apple just pretending to be innovative? Does AlphaGo's latest victory mean that general AI is around the corner? Who knows more about you, Facebook or Google? Should the NSA stockpile exploits? How long can Tesla stay on top of the EV market? Are robot cops…
  • TWiT 615: Biz Sized Hole

    May 21, 2017, 9:55 pm By TWiT
    All the highlights from Google I/O. Tim Cook has a blood sugar tracking watch. Facebook's guidelines for content moderation. Biz Stone is going back to Twitter. What happened with WannaCry. Minecraft devs don't want you to poison your birds. The FCC is going…
  • TWiT 614: $46 at the Piggly Wiggly

    May 14, 2017, 10:32 pm By TWiT
    The WannaCry ransomware attack is far from over. Amazon introduces the Echo Show - will the touchscreen voice assistant/videophone flop? Microsoft announces their own voice assistant, the Cortana Speaker. The US plans to ban laptops on flights from Europe.…
  • TWiT 613: My Husband's an iDoctor

    May 7, 2017, 10:03 pm By TWiT
    Mark Zuckerberg drops in for dinner unannounced, talks with firemen, and feeds a calf. Is he running for President, or just trying to convince us he's not secretly a robot? Apple has more than $250 billion in cash - what should it do with all that money?…
  • TWiT 612: Sky Pirates of Silicon Valley

    Apr 30, 2017, 8:27 pm By TWiT
    Apple slashes affiliate commissions and stops paying Qualcomm royalties. Google's founders each have their own flying contraptions in the works. Amazon's new Echo Look wants pictures of your clothes. Uber wants all of your data. WikiTribune wants to fight fake…
  • TWiT 611: Bezel Come Back

    Apr 23, 2017, 10:56 pm By TWiT
    At the F8 Developer Conference, Facebook shows off its hot new augmented reality technology - which looks a whole lot like Snapchat. Apple is secretly working on non-invasive blood sugar detection, which could be a boon to millions of diabetics. Apple also…
  • TWiT 610: Zombie Shopping Malls

    Apr 16, 2017, 11:31 pm By TWiT
    United "overbooking": what's the real story? A murder streamed on Facebook Live. Apple sues Qualcomm, Qualcomm sues Apple right back. Windows 10 Creators Update is here - are you excited for 3D Paint? The internet Archive emulates early Macs. Princeton creates…