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  • TWiT 744: Boiling the Privacy Frog

    Nov 10, 2019, 9:42 pm By TWiT
    This Week's Stories Big Tech is trying to fix California's housing crisis by throwing $billions at it. Here's what they should do instead. How can we fix the mess that is video conferencing? Delivering drugs via drone: what could possibly go wrong? Google open…
  • TWiT 743: Lying is Bad is a Lie

    Nov 3, 2019, 7:13 pm By TWiT
    Google Buys Fitbit. Will this be like Google buying HTC, or like Fitbit buying Pebble?Apple hires a new smart home team. Can they catch up with Amazon and Google? Can they fix what is wrong with HomeKit?AirPods Pro review - the best earbuds we've ever worn.…
  • TWiT 742: Leave the Wallet At Home

    Oct 26, 2019, 3:00 pm By TWiT
    It's This Week in Tech with Jason Howell, Mikah Sargent, and Ant Pruitt hosting in the absence of Chief TWiT, Leo Laporte. PG&E may force a power outage at TWiT Eastside Studio to help reduce the risk of wildfire in surrounding areas.Facebook Launches News…
  • TWiT 741: Jin Yang's Not Hotdog Method

    Oct 20, 2019, 10:11 pm By TWiT
    California passes law to kill the gig economyFacebook refuses to ban lying in political adsWhy does internet access in America suck so much?Pixel 4 event: kinda dullPixel 4 review: camera zoom not that great, face unlock works even if you are asleep or deadLaw…
  • TWiT 740: Sex-Positive Currency

    Oct 13, 2019, 11:40 pm By TWiT
    This week's stories The Chinese propaganda app that spies on all Chinese citizens Chinese influence in video games, social media, and other industries - where do we draw the line? What is Tencent? How much influence do they have over the world? Here's how to…
  • TWiT 739: Bob Ross with Biceps

    Oct 6, 2019, 11:11 pm By TWiT
    This week's stories Microsoft surprises us all with the two-screen Surface Duo phone Apple's Deep Fusion poised to trump Google's Pixel 4 announcement More than 500 ransomware attacks on US schools so far in 2019 More red flags than a Chinese parade: WeWork's…
  • TWiT 738: The Twerklight Sonata

    Sep 29, 2019, 11:01 pm By TWiT
    This Week's Stories What we expect at Wednesday's big Microsoft Surface event Gemmy the Twerking Alexa Bear demo Echo Loop and Echo Frames will take Alexa with you Facebook Horizon: is this the VR future we signed up for? Tesla's Smart Summon feature makes us…
  • TWiT 737: You Could See The "Screw It" in His Eyes

    Sep 22, 2019, 8:36 pm By TWiT
    This Week's Stories: TWO AND A HALF DOZEN people invade Area 51 iPhone 11 vs iPhone 7: is it worth the upgrade? Apple Arcade is the best 5 bucks a month you can spend on games Apple Watch 5 is the best computer you can wear on your wrist. Taking cat pictures…
  • TWiT 736: Leave the Phone, Save the Donuts

    Sep 15, 2019, 10:29 pm By TWiT
    This Week's Stories: iPhone 11 vs iPhone 11 Pro iPhone 11 Pro Max: the end of the Thinner Era No High refresh rate for iPhone Pro New iPhone colors: corpse purple, baby poop green How durable is the iPhone 11 Pro? Night mode, 3 lenses, high key: is iPhone 11…
  • TWiT 735: I've Got a Chatroom in My Thigh

    Sep 8, 2019, 8:51 pm By TWiT
    Apple testily responds to Google's Project Zero discovery of China's iOS hack against Uyghur Muslims. Avoiding FUD: how secure is too secure? Facebook leaks 420 Million users' phone numbers. In a related story, until recently, AT&T stored users' phone numbers…