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Your first podcast of the week is the last word in tech. Join the top tech pundits in a roundtable discussion of the latest trends in high tech. Records live every Sunday at 6:00pm Eastern / 3:00pm Pacific / 22:00 UTC.
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TWiT 679: Hotbox the Waymo

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 20:35
  • Samsung Announces the Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy Watch, and Galaxy Home musical cauldron.
  • What is AI?
  • Self-driving roll-out is increasing.
  • Amazon wants you to pick up groceries at Whole Foods, and wishes you would shop more using Alexa.
  • Twitter refuses to drop Alex Jones and InfoWars.
  • Microsoft preserves Skype Classic.
  • 11-year-old hacks Florida voting systems at DefCon and other voting security woes.
  • Boston Dynamics is pumping out SpotMinis.

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Matt Cutts, Florence Ion, and Sam Abuelsamid

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TWiT 678: Popcorn and Brown Liquor

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 20:52
  • Apple is the first trillion dollar company ever.
  • Is Universal Basic Income the fix for poverty in America?
  • Alexa is Now the Ultimate in Home Security
  • Why you should avoid Chinese phones.
  • Facebook Dating is coming soon - will this make you spend too much time on Facebook?
  • People still don't understand blockchain.
  • Maybe you just shouldn't tweet.
  • Ed Bott thinks the Surface Go is great!
  • MoviePass is going out of business, and it's Owen JJ Stone's fault.
  • Fortnight doesn't want to pay the Google Play store.

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Ed Bott, Owen JJ Stone, and Ant Pruitt

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TWiT 677: To Serve Cat

Sun, 07/29/2018 - 21:21
  • Jason Calacanis tells us what's going on with his buddy Elon Musk.
  • Apple fixes the MacBook Pro's throttling issue.
  • Facebook and Twitter stock takes a dive over poor growth numbers, but Google is doing just fine.
  • Russian hackers in MY energy grid? It's more likely than you think.
  • Slack eats HipChat. • Spectrum Internet gets kicked out of New York.
  • Get a Tesla surfboard to go with your Boring flamethrower.

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Jason Calacanis and Mike Elgan

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TWiT 676: Falling Asleep as the Robots Wake Up

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 20:42
  • The future is flying cars! (Or not-flying cars, perhaps holes in the ground.)
  • Apple's new MacBooks suffering from thermal throttling - is it the end for Intel?
  • Google hit with $5 billion fine by EU for Android shenanigans.
  • Will Fuschia be Google's one OS to rule them all?
  • EU works on new laws of robotics.
  • Google Translate starts spouting prophesy.
  • Jeff Bezos is the richest man in history, but still gets his own hoagies.
  • Elon Musk settles his farting unicorn feud.

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Amy Webb and Greg Ferro

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