Jul 5th 2018
Tech News Weekly 39
Hosted by Megan Morrone
Why Everybody Plays Fortnite
Records every Thursday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 18:00 UTC.
Guests: Ian Sherr, Carolina Milanesi, Sam Machkovech, Vinny Troia
- 1:06 Ian Sherr from CNET talks about why it matters that Google let email developers read our emails, even though we told them they could.
- 13:57 What consumer tech analyst Carolina Milanesi thinks about the Apple Maps reboot, new colored iPhones, and the difficulty of setting up a smart plug.
- 26:25 The creators of Fortnite launched a rocket that cracked the sky. Sam Machkovech from Ars Technica explains what happened next. Also, why Amazon might publish a toy catalog.
- 41:02 White hat hacker Vinny Troia explains how he found a storehouse of information that might contain personal information about every United States citizen.
- 52:03 And scientists have found the coldest place on earth.
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