Tech News Weekly

Apr 15th 2021

Tech News Weekly 179

Can the FCC End Robocalls?

Apple Springtime Event, Instagram for Kids, Spotify Car Thing, Twitter AI

Records every Thursday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 19:00 UTC.
Category: News
  • Mark Zuckerberg isn't convinced that an Instagram for kids app is actually a bad idea after all.
  • Spotify is offering a free gadget called Car Thing and it is ideal for iOS users without CarPlay.
  • Dan Moren from Six Colors picks apart the invite for Apple's upcoming Spring event to see what the company might unveil.
  • Twitter is launching the Responsible Machine Learning study and Karissa Bell from Engadget details how it might improve the service.
  • Kieren McCarthy from The Register shares that the FCC is finally getting involved in cracking down on robocalls and it could actually make a big difference.

Download or subscribe to this show at