TWiT 785: Vote Before the Asteroid Hits - Apple vs WordPress and Epic, Trump vs TikTok, Secret Spy iPod


Aug 24 2020 148 mins   234

Apple vs WordPress and Epic, Trump vs TikTok, Secret Spy iPod

  • Apple vs WordPress
  • Apple vs Epic
  • 2020 is the end of the techlash
  • Zuckerberg is the unelected king of the world
  • Trump tries to ban TikTok
  • Facebook funnels people toward misinformation
  • Microsoft Duo review: this is the foldable to get
  • The Democratic National Convention is the best Zoom meeting ever
  • How do you hold your phone? What kind of earbuds do you use?
  • Phishing is so 2019. Vishing is the new threat hotness.
  • Microsoft lets two 0-day exploits stay active for two years
  • The secret government iPod that may have been a Geiger counter or a spy device
  • Adobe update deletes all your photos
  • Viacom wants to sell CNET at a 1.5 billion dollar loss
  • California's AB5 law against freelancers is a bad solution to a big problem.
  • The best ways to find out about air quality online
  • Vote early! An asteroid is coming to kill all the politicians the day before the election.

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Devindra Hardawar, Larry Magid, and Ben Brock Johnson

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