TWiT 792: Get Out of My Grocery Aisle - iPhone 12 Preview - Congress vs Big Tech - Oracle vs Google

Oct 12 2020 123 mins   227

iPhone 12 Preview - Congress vs Big Tech - Oracle vs Google

  • iPhone 12 Event Preview - here is everything we know about the iPhone 12
  • The Supreme Court seems to frown on Google in Oracle vs Google case
  • Congress' antitrust case against Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon could save the internet - or destroy it.
  • How exactly should Amazon, Facebook, Google, and Apple be broken up? Or should they?
  • What are the real harms of Big Tech? Would breaking them up fix those?
  • Why didn't Congress include Microsoft in the huge antitrust case against Facebook, Amazon, Google, and Apple?
  • What are the best steps Congress could take next?
  • John McAfee in jail for the same thing Al Capone went to Alcatraz for
  • Nobel Prizes for Chemistry and Physics go to women for the first time in a long time
  • Seven central banks have some suggestions to improve cryptocurrency
  • Slack introduces Instagram-like stories
  • REPEAL SECTION 230!!! - Trump
  • Court says Apple can kick Fortnite out of the App Store, at least until the trial next spring.

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Christina Warren, Phil Libin, and Denise Howell

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