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#218: December 7, 2018

December 7th, 2018 · 1 minute

MoviePass and Microsoft Edge are both being reborn, while the Apple Watch Series 4 can now tell if you're about to die.

#217: December 6, 2018

December 6th, 2018 · 2 minutes

The UK government releases internal Facebook documentation; Google employees lobby for better rights for contract workers; Canadian authorities arrest a Chinese tech exec at the request of the U.S. government.

#216: December 5, 2018

December 5th, 2018 · 1 minute

5G is here, if you live in Hawaii or the future. Pausing doesn’t mean what you think it means, and Uber/Lyft drivers in NYC are getting good news.

#215: December 4, 2018

December 4th, 2018 · 2 minutes

Tumblr bans explicit imagery; Apple plans to sit out the first year of 5G; and Microsoft takes a third crack at making a lightweight version of Windows.

#214: December 3, 2018

December 3rd, 2018 · 1 minute

Apple Music is coming to the Amazon Echo, 8K TV is coming to Japan and new AirPods are coming ... eventually.

#213: November 30, 2018

November 30th, 2018 · 1 minute

Samsung employees are caught selling foldable-screen secrets to China; young people are streaming video to traditional TV sets; and the remnants of Mic get sold off after it failed to find a business model.

#212: November 29, 2018

November 29th, 2018 · 1 minute

Amazon Web Services embraces the blockchain, takes on Microsoft, and revs up an unexpected approach to encouraging machine-learning development.

#211: November 28, 2018

November 28th, 2018 · 1 minute

iCloud works again on Windows 10, AWS built an ARM chip for use in servers, and Spotify looks to enter the market in India.

#210: November 27, 2018

November 27th, 2018 · 2 minutes

The Supreme Court seems inclined to let an antitrust lawsuit against Apple move forward; Facebook disbands its election tampering "war room"; Facebook repositions its streaming-video service to focus on older viewers as teens abandon the platform.

#209: November 26, 2018

November 26th, 2018 · 2 minutes

The UK government has seized documents that claim to show Facebook’s true knowledge of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Logitech is trying to purchase Plantronics, and if you want your sneakers to look like a Playstation — you’re in luck!