Feb. 19, 2020

This Week in Google (Audio)

This Week's Stories

  • COVID-19 fallout: IBM quits RSA, Sony quits PAX East
  • COVID-19 fallout: will this year's new game consoles be delayed?
  • COVID-19 facemasks work with Face ID
  • Samsung Galaxy Chromebook coming April 6th
  • Jeff Jarvis: "I don't have a Corvette, I have a Chromebook." Who needs a $1000+ Chromebook?
  • Android 11 Developer Beta Hands-On Preview
  • Pixel 5 Leak - Real or Fake? (hint: faaaaaaaaaake)
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip - worth the $$$$?
  • Beyond Foldable: TCL shows a concept with a slide-out screen
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold coming this summer
  • Google might start paying publishers for news
  • Wendy is mean: "Brand Twitter" normalizes Twitter trolling
  • Google falls behind in AR?
  • Google kills free Station Wi-Fi program
  • Bookbot rises from the grave! Return your library books with this Google robot
  • Mark Zuckerberg blow-dries his armpits
  • Alphabet's Makani energy kites crash
  • Reminder: if you signed up for the free Stadia Founders Edition trial, it's not free anymore
  • Stadia coming to more than just Pixel phones
  • Australian judge: leaving a bad review on Google is illegal

Hosts: Jeff Jarvis, Ant Pruitt, and Jason Howell

Guest: Kevin Tofel

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