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  • TWiT 644: This Is Fine

    Sun 11:05pm By TWiT
    Bitcoin hits $20,000, then drops back to $15,000. San Francisco to ban robots. DeepMindAI teaches itself to be a chess grandmaster in 4 hours. Net Neutrality dies in 4 days. Qualcomm and Microsoft announce Windows on ARM computers. Facebook Messenger for Kids…
  • TWiT 643: Ambien Tech

    Dec 3, 2017, 11:01 pm By TWiT
    Cyber Monday was Amazon's biggest day ever, but Jeff Bezos still lost his $100 Billion dollar crown. Apple fixes an ugly macOS security flaw, but then immediately breaks the fix. Google finally figures out how to make hamburgers and beer. Uber is still…
  • TWiT 642: Grandpa's Hairy Thumb

    Nov 26, 2017, 8:38 pm By TWiT
    Net Neutrality's demise set for December 14th - lawsuits to follow. Black Friday breaks mobile records. Time's top 10 gadgets of the year. Jeff Bezos, now worth $100 billion, credits his grandpa's hairy thumb as inspiration. How to tell if you liked a…
  • TWiT 641: The Tesla Zamboni

    Nov 19, 2017, 10:28 pm By TWiT
    Tesla unveils a semi and a $200,000 Roadster. The first church of artificial intelligence. Apple delays the HomePod until 2018. Amazon is close to launching their cashierless store, and just paid a quarter of a million dollars for the rights to produce Lord of…
  • TWiT 640: Stand Clear of the Closing Doors

    Nov 12, 2017, 9:51 pm By TWiT
    DOJ suggests that phone encryption kills people. Facebook wants to see you naked. Apple gets ready for its best holiday ever. Twitter gets 50 character names to go with its 280 character tweets. XBox One X is the best game system out there. Bill Gates will…
  • TWiT 639: Anywhere but Albany

    Nov 5, 2017, 11:03 pm By TWiT
    The iPhone X is the best phone a huge pile of money can buy. Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world, cashes out $1 billion in Amazon stock. Congress has some words with Facebook, Twitter, and Google. Can Facebook be fixed? Can Twitter? Animoji, poop emoji,…
  • TWiT 638: The Frightful 5 on the Splinternet

    Oct 29, 2017, 11:15 pm By TWiT
    Ordering the iPhone X. The Essential phone and its lack of press coverage. Who owns your face, malicious face recogntion and the lack of face case law. The splintered internet explained. The iPhone calulator flaw. Burn-in problems reproted for the Pixel 2. AI…
  • TWiT 637: 11 Verified Herbs and Spices

    Oct 22, 2017, 11:31 pm By TWiT
    Pixel 2 first look. Apple innovation. Twitter will end hate speech next week. Bixby in the kitchen, Cortana in the living room. KRACK is bad, ROCA is worse. Netflix will spend $8 million on original content. Magic Leap gets another $500 million.…
  • TWiT 636: A Fat Suit for Your Phone

    Oct 15, 2017, 9:26 pm By TWiT
    The New York Times clamps down on social media. Twitter will clamp down on hate. Qualcomm drags China into its fight with Apple. Google drags Target into its fight with Amazon. TransUnion drags itself into everyone's fight with Equifax. Oculus announces a…
  • TWiT 635: Benji's Bag of Dongles

    Oct 8, 2017, 9:38 pm By TWiT
    The guy who created the like button now says it's dangerously addictive. Facebook Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos says press doesn't understand how hard it is to prevent voter manipulation. Yahoo admits that hack perpetrated under Yahoo Chief Security…