TWiT 791: A Soupçon of Zuck - Google Pixel 5, Amazon One, AppleTV+


Oct 05 2020 147 mins   225

Google Pixel 5, Amazon One, AppleTV+

  • Google's Launch Night in was a snooze
  • Amazon Sidewalk will join your neighborhood together - or invade your privacy
  • Amazon wants your palm print. Will you give it to them?
  • James Bond delayed to 2021: Movie theaters are dying
  • Subway sandwiches are not made with bread in Ireland, and their chicken is less than 50% chicken, but Popeye's is the best
  • Apple TV+ is about to lose a whole lot of subscribers - what should we watch?
  • How soap operas are filming during the pandemic
  • Prime day is October 13th - will you shop?
  • Libraries are being squeezed by publishers over ebooks and audiobooks
  • Google TV is good, but Google seems to have lost interest like they lose interest in everything
  • MIxer screws Ninja over; Ninja makes bank
  • Sonos sues Google for multi-room audio patents
  • Facebook merges Instagram, WhatsApp, and Facebook logins
  • US judge saves TikTok; Fleetwood Mac rejoices
  • The Social Dilemma is Reefer Madness for 2020
  • If you pay ransomware, the Treasury Department will come after you
  • H1-B visas cut off; tech giants cry out

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Alex Wilhelm, Iain Thomson, and Simone de Rochefort

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