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#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!

#208: November 22, 2018

November 22nd, 2018 · 2 minutes

Samsung plans four different Galaxy S10 models; Tumblr's app still isn't on the iOS App Store due to a lack of content filtering; a departing Facebook exec takes some blame while casting shade on his internal critics.

#207: November 21, 2018

November 21st, 2018 · 1 minute

The FCC is considering redefining rural broadband, while NASA is kicking off in-depth reviews at SpaceX and Boeing and Amazon bids on Disney's 22 sports channels it shed when buying Fox.

#206: November 20, 2018

November 20th, 2018 · 1 minute

Mars 2020 has a landing site; Tim Cook was interviewed by Axios; Google remembers that it makes both the Chromecast and smart speakers.

#205: November 19, 2018

November 19th, 2018 · 1 minute

Tumblr's iOS app vanishes; Civil War photography meets facial recognition; Microsoft starts selling Amazon Echo devices.

#204: November 16, 2018

November 16th, 2018 · 3 minutes

Another bad day in a bad week in a bad couple of years for Facebook.